Chocolate, lobster and oysters, oh my! Make a reservation at one of these Valley restaurants for a Valentine’s Day meal to make you swoon.
On Valentine’s Day, elements on Sanctuary on Camelback (pictured) offers a four-course prix fixe menu, plus amuse, from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Diners can dig into the likes of rock shrimp and edamame dumpling, carpaccio of prime beef, roasted veggie and farro salad, miso-glazed Chilean sea bass, bacon-wrapped filet of beef and many other delectable dishes. (Credit card is needed for all reservations.)
Celebrate this romantic holiday from 5 to 10 p.m. at Litchfield’s restaurant at The Wigwam. The four-course prix fixe menu features options like lobster bisque, tiger shrimp, prime filet and cherry-almond amore, among other awe-inspiring dishes. Plus, The Wigwam Bar and Red’s Bar and Grill serves up romantic specialty cocktails–with cute names like Cherub, to boot–all month long.
From 5 to 10 p.m., experience a romantic dinner complete with music and a delectable Spanish-inspired, four-course menu to include choices like pan-seared scallops, wood-fired prime filet, lobster and mero sea bass at Prado at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa. Make it a night with the Love & Luxury package, complete with Champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries.
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess has a variety of ways to indulge on Valentine’s Day. Toro, Bourbon Steak, La Hacienda and Ironwood American Kitchen will each be offering specialty holiday menu, each starting at 5:30 p.m. (The grilled sea bass topped with shrimp, crab, lobster, clams and octopus seems especially tempting at La Hacienda!)
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain will present a Valentine’s dinner on Wednesday, Feb. 14, with its special four-course romance menu to be offered at CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar from 5:30 to 9 p.m.
Chef Russell LaCasce of Hotel Valley Ho has prepared an incredible four-course prix-fixe menu at ZuZu with options for each course, served from 5:30 to 10 p.m. Choose from baked lobster carbonara, bacon-wrapped filet of beef, dark chocolate cremeux and more. Plus, there are half-off select Champagne bottles and J Forte will bring her soulful sounds to the lounge from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
El Chorro is dishing up a special three-course dinner in honor of Valentine’s Day–plus its famous sticky buns! Settle in for red wine fondant cake, petite filet with tiger shrimp and much more.
Whether you plan to spend Valentine’s Day with your true love or your true friend, True Food Kitchen is making this year’s holiday a memorable one by offering an exclusive Valentine-themed beverage menu available Friday, Feb. 9, through Sunday, Feb. 18. True Food Kitchen has partnered with Lyft to get you safely to and from their restaurants. During that same time frame, existing Lyft users can enter code TRUELOVE to receive 25 percent off rides to/from True Food Kitchen Biltmore Fashion Park and Scottsdale Quarter. New users can also redeem up to $20 in Lyft Credits with True Food Kitchen by using code TRUEFOOD.
What better way to show some love than with a two for $22 date night at Sauce Pizza & Wine? On Feb. 14, come celebrate and enjoy a 12-inch pizza ($11 or less), one of Sauce’s many hand-tossed salads ($9 or less), and two glasses of wine ($7 or less), all for just $22. Not in the mood for pizza or wine? No worries. Guests can substitute for an entrée ($9 or less) or beverage ($7 or less).
On Valentine’s Day only, Flower Child will be offering a to-go $30 meal for two including your choice of two proteins and three shareable sides.
Take a trip to North Italia for a three-course prix fixe menu. Guests will begin their meal by choosing an aperitivi and one of a variety of starters before diving into featured mains including grilled branzino, burrata tortelloni and bolognese. Nothing makes the night better than ending it with something sweet like salted caramel budino, ricotta panna cotta or a classic tiramisu.
Share a meal in the warm and welcoming atmosphere of The Greene House with a special Valentine’s Day three-course prix fixe menu. (Options include roasted half chicken, bacon-wrapped pork tenderloin, pineapple rum cake and much more.)
In addition to classic Olive & Ivy favorites, guests are welcome to order from three featured menu items being offered that evening: Maine lobster risotto, filet of beef and Suft & Turf.
Doughbird Pizza & Rotisserie will offer a three-course prix fixe menu with a bottle of red or white. Courses include red wine-braised short ribs, oven-roasted Scottish salmon and more.
Dive in to an amuse bouche plus a three-course coastal-inspired menu at Little Cleo’s Seafood Legend (wine pairings are also available).
This Valentine’s Day, romance your loved one with a mouthwatering dinner at Kitchen West at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, A Destination Hotel. Executive Chef Rick Dupere has prepared an exquisite three-course prix fixe tasting menu to be offered on the nights of Feb. 9, 10, 14, 16 and 17.
Treat your significant other to a romantic, view-filled Valentine’s Day dinner at J&G Steakhouse at The Phoenician from 5 to 10 p.m. After a decadent amuse, guests can choose from one of two different starters, entrées and, of course, J&G’s famously decadent desserts.
Ryan Swanson, chef de cuisine at Kai at Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass, has prepared an exquisite seven-course tasting menu to be offered on V-Day. The resort’s Ko’sin restaurant will offer a four-course menu on from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. featuring several delicious entrée and dessert selections served amidst beautiful views of the Sierra Estrella Mountains.
The Palo Verde Restaurant at the Boulders Resort celebrates the Valentine’s Day holiday with a specialty four-course pre fixe menu including seafood, hand-cut pasta and more.
Hearth ’61 at Mountain Shadows hosts a four-course dinner menu by Chef Charles Wiley featuring an amuse-bouche, followed by the choice of the herb-crusted rack of lamb or surf and turf starring butter-poached sweet prawns and braised short rib.
Talavera’s Chef Samantha Sanz has created a memorable four-course menu for the Valentine’s Day dinner at the Four Seasons Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Troon North. Over at Proof, An American Canteen, chefs will offer a menu of Heartbreak Specials for Valentine’s Day, including the Rip My Heart Out Buffalo Heart Tartare and Trot Outta That Door entrée special.
Alto ristorante e bar (complete with a complimentary gondola ride along the resort’s waterways) and SWB, a southwest bistro at Hyatt Regency Scottsdale Resort & Spa will both offer special, multi-course menus from Feb. 14-18 in honor of Valentine’s Day.
Lincoln, A JW Steakhouse at JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa dishes up a Valentine’s special dinner in addition to the regular menu from 5 to 9 p.m. The three-course menu features roasted diver scallops, JW’s famous cheesecake and more.
Lon’s at the Hermosa dishes up a decadent three-course prix fixe V-Day menu from 5 to 10 p.m. Dig into crisp confit pork belly, Snake River Farms Wagyu beef striploin, five-layer chocolate cake and other tempting options.
Reserve a spot at stonegrill or MERITAGE, an urban tavern, at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, as each is offering a memorable holiday meal. Don’t miss strongrill’s chocolate truffle cheesecake or the French Kiss oysters at MERITAGE.
Artizen Crafted American Kitchen & Bar at The Camby will offer a four-course dinner menu, ranging from from roasted acorn squash to a chocolate chili fudge cake served with a strawberry balsamic ice cream and caramelized hazelnuts.
Tomaso’s Italian Restaurant and Tomaso’s When in Rome will be serving dinner from 5 to 10 p.m. on Valentine’s Day. Both restaurants will feature a menu that will bring your taste buds to Italy for the night. The specialty menu features dishes such as Red Velvet Fettucine “Alfredo” Al Tartufo, handmade fettuccine with creamy parmigiano and truffle sauce and Lobster Tail Crustacean FraDiavolo with lobster, mussels, clams, and shrimp topped with a spicy tomato-wine sauce over a bed of rich squid ink pasta
The newly opened Mowry & Cotton at The Phoenician will offer delicious à la carte offerings, such as duck pastrami, grilled prawns and smoked sweetheart strip steak. Diners can also enjoy two glasses of The Phoenician’s indulgent Gruet Luxury Cuvée sparkling wine for a special price.
The Valley’s new J’s Kaiyo Sushi + Bar in Scottsdale offers a romantic three-course meal (with grilled and chilled octopus, wild pheasant ramen and more) complete with Champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries.
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Carlson Creek Vineyard‘s Scottsdale tasting room will be hosting a special wine and chocolate pairing not only on Feb. 14 but also the weekend before (Feb. 9-11) and after (Feb. 16-18). The family-owned vineyard partnered with Zak’s Chocolate in Scottsdale who created a heart-shaped dark chocolate infused with the Carlson family’s 2014 Syrah. This will be paired with the same wine and accompanied by a tasting of Zak’s cacao nibs.
Celebrate the romantic day in the heart of Downtown Phoenix at Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails with a delicious four-course, prix-fixe menu from 5 to 10 p.m.
This Valentine’s Day, enjoy a five-course feast at Sushi Roku along with your choice of a bottle of French Champagne, Russian River Valley chardonnay, Santa Barbara pinot noir or Japanese sake.
Roaring Fork restaurant in Scottsdale will be offering a specialty Steak and Lobster combination in addition to other specialty menu items on V-Day from 4 to 10 p.m.
Consider celebrating Valentine’s Day with a visit to the Desert Botanical Garden and dining at Gertrude’s, where there will be special seafood, pasta, beef and dessert items from 4 to 9 p.m.
Guests are invited to celebrate an evening of romance at Salty Sow with a specialty four-course menu available exclusively on Valentine’s Day from 4 to 10 p.m.
High Street’s Ocean Prime Phoenix’s special featured menu for the holiday includes broiled grouper, Lone Mountain Ranch Kobe strip loin and more.
This Valentine’s Day, Beckett’s Table invites guests to treat their sweetheart to a special three-course Valentine’s Day menu (hello Valentine’s Chocolate Trio!) offered in addition to the full seasonal menu. The pre-fixe menu will be offered on Wednesday, Feb. 14, from 5 to 10 p.m
TEXAZ Grill offers up a special menu featuring food and drink specials (including Steak Lin Sue and a prickly pear margarita) and complimentary piece of Texas sheet cake.
Voila French Bistro is hosting a prix-fixe dinner for Valentine’s Day Wednesday, Feb. 14. The Scottsdale restaurant is also offering the same dinner and each course will be paired with wine on Sunday, Feb. 11.
This Valentine’s Day, Pomelo at the Orchard is hosting a romantic three-course dinner with a variety of options and many of the items are marked gluten-free and vegetarian. Diners will enjoy an complimentary amuse bouche to kick off the meal.
BRIO is offering a tempting Valentine’s Day menu, available during lunch and dinner, Friday, Feb. 9, to Sunday, Feb. 18. Dishes include Lobster & Shrimp Scampi and Molten Chocolate Cake.
LDV Winery Valentine’s Day Wine Tasting and Chocolate event (wine flights paired with chocolate).
From 4 to 9 p.m., Zappone’s Italian Bistro in Gilbert offers a special holiday menu, with filet and lobster tail, orange-chocolate panna cotta and more.
From 6:30 a.m to 2 p.m., the Original Breakfast House will serve four Valentine’s Day specials, including shrimp and grits and red velvet pancakes.
Steak 44 and Dominick’s Steakhouse is “driven” to help others this V-Day by offering a special Red Velvet Whoopie Pie for a cause. All of the proceeds from the sales of the dessert will benefit the American Heart Association and Phoenix Heart Ball.
This Valentine’s Day, Marcellino Ristorante presents a delectable, five-course dinner specially created by Chef Marcellino himself, paired with his Elite Reserve wines. The evening also includes a very brilliant gift to present during dessert: 18-karat white gold diamond hoop earrings with .5 carats of round brilliant cut diamonds set outside and inside from Black, Starr & Frost.
On Valentine’s Day, Sonata’s Restaurant invites couples to indulge in a decadent four-course tasting menu. Each course includes a perfectly paired wine or “Cupid’s Cocktail” tasting.
Three seatings are available for The MARKET by Jennifer’s Valentine’s Day dinner. Dishes from the three courses include flourless chocolate cake, seared salmon, cornish hen, and more.
Starting at 5 p.m., Match Restaurant & Cocktails features a special prix fixe dining menu in honor of Valentine’s Day. Choices include Nantucket Bay scallops, Meyer lemon-almond cakes and more.
Arcadia’s Tacos Tequila Whiskey partners with Cupid to set a romantic mood for taco lovers to enjoy a modern Mexican twist to Valentine’s Day menu, available Feb. 14-18. The menu includes three tasty courses as well as drinks, like a seasonal sangria or Pinche Paloma.
Perk Eatery is showing the love this Valentine’s Day with a very special romantic waffle special: the restaurant’s famous Belgium waffle topped with fresh strawberries and chantilly cream and served with 100-percent pure maple syrup.
Tavern Americana transforms into a haven for anti-Valentine’s Day singles with a special solo menu starting at 5 p.m. Dishes include chicken and waffles and rocky road ice cream.
Fired Pie will be offering a free dessert for your Valentine with the purchase of two pizzas or salads and beverages. This deal is valid for dine-in customers only from 4 p.m. to close.
Miracle Mile Deli will be offering a Valentine’s Day special: families can go out to eat and kids will eat free with the purchase of an adult entrée or sandwich.
Guests with dietary preferences including vegetarians, vegans and gluten-free diners can enjoy a special twist on the “classic steakhouse dinner” at 24 Carrots on Valentine’s Day. Plus, a selection of yummy treats will be available for purchase.
Market Street Kitchen has announced some lovely specials just for the Valentine’s holiday from 5 to 9 p.m. Specials include crab cakes, surf and turf, shrimp cocktail and more.
Starting at 11 a.m., MidiCi’s Valentine’s Day menu will include two pizzas, a shared meatball app, a shared Nutella and berry calzone and two glasses of wine or beer. In addition, each guest will receive a special surprise gift at their table.
Liberty Station will serve two mouth-watering specialty menu items featuring seafood and smoked delights: diver scallops with champagne vinaigrette, couscous salad, and sautéed spinach with balsamic reduction, and smoked pork loin with cheesy grits, grilled asparagus and raisin brandy compote.
Singles and couples alike are welcome to come together at Sorso Wine Room this Feb. 14 and enjoy half-off select bottles of wine and half-off specialty Valentine’s Day cocktails.
Guests are invited the celebrate at Rusconi’s American Kitchen with a specially created three-course menu exclusively for Valentine’s Day. Pork loin, lobster bisque and 14-day aged filet of beef tenderloin are all on the menu.
The Gladly and Citizen Public House are both offering special three-course tasting menus for a laidback Valentine’s Day date night. Both restaurants will offer a special, three-course tasting menu (with upgrades available).
Chef Wade’s Mac-N-Cheese food truck offers Aphrodisiac Mac-n-Cheese the week of Feb. 12. Food truck locations will be posted on bistroonwheels.com in the calendar section.
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill in Peoria and Chandler will offer limited-time menu items that are perfect for a romantic meal. These dishes include seasonally-inspired options for lunch and dinner, such as Santa Fe seafood pasta, wood-fired filet oscar, grilled scallops (filet and scallops are available during dinner) and more.
Scottsdale’s Sel restaurant offers an intimate, multi-course dining experience and a chance to sample one of the world’s all-time highest-rated steaks (as well as Prince Edward Island Malpeque oysters, miso Chilean sea bass and other indulgent options).
Padre Murphy’s will host a special Valentine’s Day celebration featuring a surf and turf dinner, trivia with Name That Tune AZ and prize giveaways.
Z’Tejas is offering a special Valentine’s Day prix fixe dinner for two that includes four courses (options include artichoke crab dip, miso salmon, Tejas asada and more). The menu is being offered Wednesday, Feb. 14, to Saturday, Feb. 17. There are two Z’Tejas locations: Chandler and Paradise Valley.
Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Spa offers the “Eat Your Heart Out Valentine’s Day Party” at Weft & Warp Art Bar + Kitchen which will feature Champagne cocktails, aphrodisiac finger foods, live music and entertainment including a magician, splatter painting on the restaurant walls and spin art. The event is on Feb. 14 from 6 to 11 p.m. (Call 480.212.4622 for reservations.)
The Scott Resort & Spa’s The Canal Club, dishing up modern Cuban-American cuisine and Caribbean-inspired cocktails, will have a four-course prix fixe menu with the option of beverage pairings.
Wrigley Mansion just welcomed newly-appointed Executive Chef Christopher Gross who will offer guests a first look at some of his new spring dishes at Geordie’s for Valentine’s Day with a special four-course prix fixe menu with available enhancements and wine pairings.
Old Town’s new Dorian is offering a great three-course Valentine’s Day special, with your choice of an appetizer, entree and dessert, plus half off all bottles of wine.
The Phoenix Ale Brewery Central Kitchen will host a He Said Beer, She Said Wine Valentine’s Dinner on VDay. An extended happy hour begins at 6 p.m., with the Valentine’s meal beginning at 7 p.m. The five-course meal has a beer and wine pairing with each course.
Gilbert’s Grubstak is serving up a sweetheart’s special this Valentine’s Day, in which couples can get two entrees of their choice, two drinks (choice of 16-oz. beer or 8-oz. glass of wine per person) and extra large shareable S’Mores Bite dessert to share.
Pita Jungle is celebrating all the third wheels out there by offering their signature Hummus Trio for only $3 all day. This deal is valid on Wednesday, Feb. 14, at select locations from open to close. (Anyone can take advantage of this deal, not just third wheels – you just have to mention it.)
Stop by Tempe Marketplace for these great deals and holiday menus:
California Pizza Kitchen Enjoy one appetizer, two entrees and one dessert for $35. Available Feb.14 – 18.
Genghis Grill Enjoy $5 Sake Bombs on Valentine’s Day.
Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que Enjoy a special menu and 14-oz. drafts for $4. Valid Feb. 14.
Mojo Yogurt Buy one, get one free. Valid Feb. 13 – 17.
Portillo’s Treat your valentine with a heart-shaped cake!
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Pre-order any chocolate-dipped strawberries by Feb. 9 and receive 15 percent off your order. Valid for any berries ordered by Feb. 9 and picked up between Feb. 9 – 14.
Thirsty Lion Indulge in a special Valentine’s Day menu featuring favorite Thirsty Lion items and seasonal selections, like bacon-wrapped filet mignon and a salted caramel apple cheesecake.
For a sweet Valentine’s Day treat, Sprinkles Cupcakes offers XOX Box for customers to customize and make their boxes with special flavors and a unique message. The XOX box is filled with a dozen cupcakes containing some favorite flavors like Raspberry Chocolate, Red Velvet, Dark Chocolate and Vanilla decorated with sugar hearts and x’s and o’s.