With all the tickle fights, thumb wrestling and video games that he plays with the kids, dad deserves the very best. If dad is ready to spend some father-kid bonding time he won’t soon forget, click through the slideshow, for eight great ideas to treat him to a day tailored to his style.

For the Craft Beer Loving Dad: Family-Friendly Pubs

If dad relishes a great craft beer, take him out to a favorite pub or try somewhere new to surprise him. We've rounded up some terrific places to sip a brew and bring the kids along to enjoy spacious patios, gardens, and even some killer PB&J. Hey, Mom, there's a cold one in it for you too!

Photo credit: Robert Tardio (Tiger!Tiger!)

What do you do for Father’s Day in San Diego? Tell us in the comments how you celebrate dad.

— Cherie Gough