Everyone needs a day to relax, so whether it's spending time enjoying a rejuvenating hike or shopping for the newest comic books, here are some suggestions to help the man in your life escape the stress of everyday living:

Start your day with a brunch that reminds you of a tropical vacation.

Got Plate Lunch serves Hawaiian style food both at their Benicia location and to surrounding areas through their food truck! The spam musubis are a must try and you can never go wrong with their Fresh Ahi Poke or Chicken Katsu. For a classic Hawaiian breakfast, order the Spam, Eggs and Rice- yum!

Check their Instagram for the most updated list of specials and call 707.745.4751 to order in ahead of time.

(Image courtesy of: Got Plate Lunch)

If you forgot a gift, no worries! Some stores have reopened to help with your gifting needs.

Zeppelin Comics

If your dad is interested in comics, Zeppelin Comics has safely reopened their store for shopping, with new hours. The shop is open 12pm-5pm, Tuesday-Sunday, closed Mondays and limiting guests to 10 at a time inside.

(Image courtesy of Zeppelin Comics)

Elisa's Cottage

Check out Elisa's Cottage for buy one get one free Hawaiian Shirts! Elisa's Cottage has the greatest selection of Hawaiian Shirts in the bay area, so pick up a matching outfit and enjoy the waterfront breeze. Store hours are Wednesday-Sunday, 12pm-6pm to shop BOGO on the entire store!

(Image courtesy of: Elisa's Cottage)

Enjoy an afternoon ride

Rent bikes at Wheels in Motion and try out one of Benicia’s many outdoor trails. There are many well-known regional trails that run past Benicia’s scenic waterfront, including the San Francisco Bay Trail and the Bay Area Ridge Trail.

Here are 10 Great Bike Rides and Walks in Benicia, ranging from a leisure ride, to an experience for more seasoned riders. No matter your fitness or skill on a bicycle, Benicia has got you covered.

Before you end the day, grab some food and drinks from The Rellik Tavern.

Take out and delivery options are still available at The Rellik Tavern through their website or with the Menufy app. Use curbside pickup and pick up some bar food favorites and bring the party home! Their specialty cocktails are a must! They are open Thursdays & Fridays from 4pm-8:30pm and Saturday & Sundays from 2pm-8:30pm.


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