It’s time to start booking your Valentine’s Day dinner reservations! Restaurants from around the Valley are celebrating the holiday of love with dedicated menus. Below is a list of some of our favorite local eateries for a romantic culinary rendezvous, which will be updated as more restaurants release special menus over the coming weeks. All dates are for Monday, February 14, 2022 dining unless otherwise noted, and be sure to check each website for updated menus and prices.
CIELO at ADERO Scottsdale
Perched high above the majestic McDowell Mountains, treat your date (and yourself!) to a sky-high experience at CIELO ADERO Scottsdale, the city’s only certified Dark Sky resort. From February 11-14, clebrate your love all weekend long with a special prix fixe menu that begins with a toast of bubbly, followed by a first course of either a roasted grape and fennel salad or scrumptious bacon croquettes; then a second course of filet mignon, pan seared branzino or porto bellini mushroom napoleon; topped off by either dark chocolate arancini or wild berry napoleon for dessert. $80 per person.
Citizen Public House
The upscale gastropub is serving up a romantic tasting menu with unique stand-outs including beer fondue, fair trade coffee short ribs, tofu stir fry, and whisky bread pudding. Starting at $60 per person.
Compass Arizona Grill at the Hyatt Regency
Take your love to new heights at the Hyatt Regency Downtown Phoenix’s iconic revolving rooftop restaurant, Compass Arizona Grill to enjoy breathtaking 360° views of the Valley as you enjoy a four-course Valentine’s Day menu featuring filet and lobster, pan seared California halibut, New England clam chowder, and red velvet cheesecake. $150 per person.
With weekly rotating flavors, there’s always a reason to tell someone how you feel with an iconic pink box of Crumbl Cookies. Keep your eye out this February on Sunday evenings for cookie announcements to see if your favorite Valentine cookie is making a comeback! Past varieties have included Red Velvet White Chip, Dirt Cake with gummy lips and Chilled Sugar with heart sprinkles. Crumbl is available for delivery, pickup, shipping and catering, making them the perfect gift for Valentine’s Day.
Find someone who looks at you the way we look at Diego Pop’s tacos! This Valentine’s Day falls on Taco Monday at Diego Pops, meaning you and your sweetheart can enjoy $3 tacos all day long and sip on happy hour drinks, including their Diego Margarita, from 3PM to 6PM. It’s easy to fall in love with their tacos from traditional Chicken and Steak tacos to creative twists including the Brussel Sprout taco, the Braised Pineapple Pork taco, and the Grilled Plantain taco.
elements at Sanctuary Camelback Mountain
Share a magical moment and spectacular meal with the one you love at elements. The four-course Valentine’s Day prix fixe menu offers a complimentary spicy tuna crispy rice cake to start, followed by delights like a fresh burrata and citrus salad; miso glazed Chilean sea bass; beet ricotta gnocchi; vanilla bean cheesecake; and so much more. $145 per person.
Geordie’s Restaurant at Wrigley Mansion
Enjoy breathtaking views of your Valentine against the backdrop of sparkling city lights at Geordie’s at the iconic Wrigley Mansion. A special four-course menu will include choices for each course, including escargot to start, butter poached lobster for the second course, prime filet mignon as a main, and, of course, delectable dessert choices. $145 per person.
Hearth ’61 at Mountain Shadows
Cheers to the holiday of love. Celebrate with a three-course dinner at Hearth ’61. Indulge in a perfectly prepared, three-course dinner, featuring an amuse-bouche of a petit lobster salad, along with a warm wild mushroom goat cheese tart to start, followed by Hawaiian snapper en papillote as a main before ending on a sweet note with white chocolate crème brûlée. $96 per person.
Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Gainey Ranch
Cheers to your love! Celebrate your loved one with an evening filled with romance. Wine and dine at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale‘s Alto ristorante e bar, indulging in a specially curated three-course menu, and enjoy the sounds of live music from NEON Band at Center Stage Bar. $120 per person.
Koibito Poke locations across the Valley will be celebrating with a Sweethearts Special of buy one bowl get one half off all day on Valentine’s Day! Popular bowls include The First Timer Bowl, Chicken & Shrimp Bowl and the newly launched Keto Bowl, truly something for everyone! Stop in for happy hour between 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. and enjoy your bowl with a romantic glass of wine for $5!
LON’s at The Hermosa Inn
Head to LON’s at The Hermosa Inn for an intimate dining experience situated within a classic hacienda-style environment. Enjoy oyster, caviar, and crispy potato with a lemon crème fraîche to start on the house, while the three-course Valentine’s Day menu highlights a smoky lobster bisque, truffled pork belly confit, roasted duck breast, and a lemon curd and berry tart for dessert. $105 per person where a glass of Campo Viejo rosè is included.
Salt and Lime Modern Mexican Grill
Planning a romantic night in, but want to spice it up? Salt and Lime in Scottsdale is offering a Valentine’s Day takeout special that includes their braised, boneless Short Rib Barbacoa entrée for two with your choice of beans, rice or veggies with either corn of flour tortillas. The dinner for two also includes a 32 ounce margarita jug, frozen or on the rocks, whichever way you like it!
Streets of New York
This Valentine’s Day, local New York-style pizzeria Streets of New York is celebrating the most romantic day of the year with a dine-in or takeout dinner and wine special for two. Monday, Feb. 14, guests can choose two pasta dinners including the popular Toscana pasta and Chicken Parmigiana, a large salad, choice of dessert and a ½ price bottle of wine (1/2 off wine bottle promotion for dine-in patrons only.) $29.95. Guests can also take advantage of Street’s Monday special, buy one get one half off pizzas!