Valentine’s Day 2018 – Food Offers
Love is in the air and there’s plenty in store for those looking for a romantic dinner or a perfect setting to delight in each other’s company. Dubai the city of light has geared up once again to offer the most exquisite culinary experiences at the best places in town this Valentine’s Day. Here’s what and where to look for in Dubai…
Celebrate Romanza Italiana at Palazzo Versace Dubai
Who knows romance better than the Italians? In the spirit of celebrating all things ‘true love’ this Valentine’s, Palazzo Versace Dubai is offering a unique culinary blend of style and tradition with their specially created menus. The luxurious and decadent dining choices will certainly make your heart grow fonder and your taste buds swoon, leaving you in the mood for love! This February 14th, guests can opt for Valentine’s dinner at Vanitas, Enigma or a romantic dinner by the central pool. Vanitas, a 4-course set menu at 777 AED per couple. Romantic dinner by the Central pool, 5 – course menu at 2500 AED per couple. For bookings, please call 04.556.88.20 & 04.556.88.40
Sho Cho Dubai Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa
Whether you’re single or found your significant other – Sho Cho Dubai welcomes all at its unmissable R&B Chic Valentine’s Day. The futurist eatery offers guests picture-perfect views of the Arabian Gulf whilst soaking up the sun and cool climate to the city’s favourite R&B sounds and series of romantic tracks. Celebrate in style with an exclusive package in honour of the special affair with the finest-paired set menu alongside a loving glass of bubbly for AED 315 per couple. Don’t miss out on an evening packed with fun and love, with our in-house DJ Samad playing your favourite track on request and a personalised playlist that will keep you dancing the night away! For booking call: 04 346 1111
Legends Dubai Creek Golf and Yacht Club
This Valentine’s Day, Legends invites guests to spoil their loved ones and enjoy a beautiful three-course set menu in the legendary Creekside restaurant. To start the experience, guests can indulge in gratinated scallops wrapped with sage and veal bacon on a bed of leek fondue or a Champagne sorbet; for main course choose between fillet steak with creamed potato, foie gras parcel and pearl onion jus or seabass fillet with clam risotto and chive cream sauce; and finish the romantic dinner with decadent chocolate fondant with vanilla ice cream or opt for delicious mignardises.For reservations, please contact +971 4 295 6000 or email email@example.com
BICE Ristorante Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, Jumeirah Beach
Enjoy dinner with your significant other at the city’s most beloved Italian restaurant, BICE Ristorante located at the heart of JBR, at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah. Couples will be treated to an intimate 4-course meal featuring special dishes such as the Guinean fowl served in two consistencies alongside a saffron sauce, and baby vegetables, amongst other mouth watering dishes from the renowned venue. The romantic ambience will be created over and above the sumptuous meal, as the strings of the professional harp player shall serenade couples. The venue promises to be a favourite for romantics around the city on the day, as it shall be draped with red roses throughout the evening. Prices: AED 780 per couple. Time: 7 pm to 11.30pm. For reservations, call +971 4 318 2520
Valentine’s Day Gaucho DIFC
Looking to treat your other half to an unforgettable Valentine’s Day? Fear not because Gaucho DIFC has you covered with an abundance of romance thanks to their Valentine’s Day Menu, ready to set passions ablaze! Passionate about great food, Gaucho DIFC knows that the way to the heart is through unrivaled gastronomic experiences. With a menu curated for a special night of romance, each course has been developed based on an aphrodisiac and are set to send sparks flying. Señores can indulge in fanciful dishes such as a steak tartare followed by a succulent and full-bodied Rib-eye, whilst señoritas are treated to fried burrata followed by Argentine tiger prawns. Ensuring that the evening ends on a sweet note, guests are invited to get cozy and share a Dulce de Leche Crème Brulee. For further information visit: www.gauchorestaurants.com. For reservations or enquiries call +971 4 422 7898
55&5th, The Grill St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi
Exceed all expectations this February 14th with an exclusive dining experience at signature venue 55&5th, The Grill. You and your amour will be welcomed with a bubbly cocktail and canapés followed by a delectable four-course dinner. The evening will be enhanced by intimate seating and live entertainment from the steakhouse’s resident jazz band. DATE: Wednesday, February 14th. TIME: 7 pm onwards. PRICE: AED 1,000 per couple, or AED 1,690 per couple including a bottle of Louis Roederer French fizz.
What could be more evocative than dining under the stars? For the Alluring Romance package, dine Under the Stars at St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi where guests will share a charming moonlight meal served alfresco in a poolside cabana. Delectable dishes on a special set menu will be paired with grape by the resort’s sommelier. The offer costs AED 1,300* per couple, rising to AED 1,600* for premium grape, and is available only on Valentine’s Day itself from 8pm onwards. For more info: call +971 2 498 8888, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit stregissaadiyatisland.com
Romantic Gazebo at Plaj Restaurant Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
The experience is personalized by a dedicated butler service and live Violin performance. End the evening with a hamper and AED 150 voucher per person to Talise Ottoman Spa. Timings: 14th February from 7.00pm to 11:30 pm, priced at AED5,850 per couple. For more information and Reservations: +9714 453 0444
Valentine’s Day deals at Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai
February is a month for romance, and there are several ways to celebrate your love at Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai. Feast The all-day dining venue has created some delightful new dishes to mark the Valentine’s Day, and on this date a special four-course set menu will be offered at a cost AED 599 per couple including soft drinks.
Shores Restaurant Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach
Shores Restaurant is serving a romantic three-course menu for two this Valentine’s day, including a bottle of red or white grape. Starting with poached lobster and quinoa salad, or kale and asparagus cappuccino with root vegetable pesto and foamed milk, Shores sets the mood for a romantic Valentine’s with your partner. For the main event, coffee and herb-rubbed beef tenderloin; herb pepper-seared sea bass; or the vegetarian mushroom, asparagus and leek risotto are on offer. To finish, indulge in a symphony of desserts for two, including; marbled chocolate mousse, red velvet cake, caramel custard, strawberry and raspberry pavlova, and red berry and apple crumble for just AED 350 per couple.
‘Dia dos Namorados’ at Fogueira Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach
14th February is a day for romance, for dancing, and for lovers at Fogueira. Take their breath away at Dia Dos Namorados – or ‘lover’s day’ with live Latino music, and spectacular views from the terrace on the 35th floor overlooking JBR and the Marina. At just AED 400 per couple for Fogueira’s all-you-can-eat buffet including a glass of sparkling grape, make this Valentine’s one they’ll never forget. Time: 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Love is in the air at DUKES Dubai
Head to Dukes Dubai the beachfront restaurant for a moonlit supper on an intimate table or a private cabana with sand between your toes on 14 February. Finish the evening with a romantic stroll on our private beach and live music. Timings: 6pm – 11pm. Price: AED 225 per person for the 3-course celebration menu. AED 1000 for 2 persons inclusive of a private cabana on the beach with a personalized butler service, intimate dining table and a bottle of sparkling grape.
From Khyber with Love offers panoramic views from the 15th-floor restaurant, with outside seating and intimate tables available. Guests can enjoy a 4-course exotic sharing menu, warmly welcomed with a glass of sparkling grape or mocktail and a surprise gift for ladies. Date: 14 – 16 February 2018 Timings: 5 pm – 11 pm Price: AED 180 per person for the vegetarian menu and AED 225 per person non-vegetarian menu.
Whether it’s Eton Mess paired with a glass of sparkling grape, or cucumber sandwiches and the finest tea, DUKES classic British afternoon tea is a match made in heaven. Choose any day of February to celebrate with your nearest and dearest and enjoy a menu for sharing at the Champagne & Tea lounge. Date: Daily, February 2018. Price: AED 150 for 2 persons. For more information, contact DUKES Dubai on 04 455 1111
Club Vista Mare celebrates the festival of love
Looking for the ultimate romantic experience with your loved one this Valentine’s Day? Then head to Club Vista Mare on Palm Jumeirah, for a beachfront dinner under the stars accompanied by the soft tunes of a live jazz band on 14 February. Diners can indulge in a variety of menu options from Club Vista Mare’s restaurants, with stunning views of the city skyline. Breeze Beach Grill is offering a three-course meal for two with a bottle of grape for AED 495 per couple. For couples looking to share the love, Ethiopian restaurant Gursha is offering three sharing dishes at AED 450 per couple. For those looking for a bit of Italian flair, Simply Italian is offering a three-course Italian meal for AED688 per couple. Levantine restaurant Abyat is offering a romantic Lebanese-themed dinner for AED 700 per couple.
VALENTINE’S at ARABIAN RANCHES GOLF CLUB
Celebrate the beauty of togetherness with a romantic four-course dinner at the stunning Ranches Restaurant terrace and enjoy a glass of bubbles on arrival. Relax as the saxophone plays romantic tunes against the warm glow of the setting sun as you toast your future happiness together. On 14th February 2018, from 6:00pm-10pm, priced at AED 395 per couple.
Palermo Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club
Experience a romantic set menu dinner for two at Palermo Restaurant and relax with a glass of sparkling grape on arrival. Enjoy a delicious selection of fine cut meats, seafood and other mouth-watering delicacies in the comfort of breathtaking surroundings. On 14 February 2018, from 6.30pm-onwards. Price: AED 299 per couple person.
Baker & Spice Ultimate Valentine’s Day Survival Kit
Ditch the greeting cards and restaurant queues; have a romantic meal at home to be enjoyed by two – chicken and chocolate included. Nothing says, “ I adore you” like a made-from-scratch, homemade meal. Instead of breaking the bank looking for a dinner deal or sitting in traffic getting to a restaurant, let Baker & Spice do the cooking (and we’ll let you take credit for it too!). Bringing a simple shortcut to the ultimate romantic gesture that lasts for the long haul, Baker & Spice’s Valentine’s Package lets couples enjoy a decadent and wholesome meal. Take advantage of the early bird special with the Valentine’s Food Basket priced at AED 499.
Royal Beach Atlantis, The Palm Valentine’s Day
For those seeking a Valentine’s Day to remember, couples can book a candlelit cabana and dine under the stars on Atlantis, The Palm’s Royal Beach, offering uninterrupted views of the iconic Palm Island. Guests will be treated with canapés upon arrival before embarking on a sumptuous seven-course set menu complemented by bubbles, and a violinist harmoniously playing in the background, the perfect evening is complete with a little romantic stargazing. A delicious alternative vegetarian menu is also available. Time: 7:30pm – 10:30pm. Price: AED 3,650 per couple (advance payment is required for booking)
Ossiano Atlantis, The Palm
For something a little different, Ossiano, heralded as the most romantic restaurant in Dubai by the Time Out Dubai Restaurant Awards 2017, is offering its celebrated Valentine’s Day seven-course “Spherification” set menu. Set against the mesmerizing tranquility created by the captivating ocean life of the Ambassador Lagoon – home to 65,000 marine species, guests to Ossiano can enjoy creations by Chef Gregoire including the olive oil poached trout served with fennel, sun-dried tomatoes, and bouillabaisse. Time: 7:30pm – 11:30pm. Price: AED 995 per person (advance payment is required for booking.)
Nobu Atlantis, The Palm
Created by Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, this world-renowned Japanese restaurant blends cutting edge style with South American influences creating a truly stunning space and a memorable dining experience. Guests will be greeted with a chocolate infused cocktail before embarking on an incredible array of flavors found in the set menu. From the black cod yuzu miso to the beef tenderloin wasabi salsa, each bite will be a truly delectable experience. The set menu also comes with a selection of Nobu’s renowned sushi. Time: 7:30pm – 11:30pm. Price: AED 550 per person (a la carte menu available)
Diamond ring & romance at La Cantine du Faubourg
Looking for a romantic spot to celebrate Valentine’s Day with loved ones? The chic Parisian La Cantine du Faubourg has it all: a special themed menu, a beautiful elegant décor with white table clothes and chandeliers, amazing music, entertainment, and…a diamond ring to win. Inspired by the City of Lights’ famous ‘Pont des Arts’, La Cantine du Faubourg will offer each guest a ‘lovelock’ upon arrival to be hung on the wall ‘Pont des arts/Pont 105’. During the evening, one lucky guest will be delighted by winning an exquisite diamond ring. La Cantine du Faubourg, Jumeirah Emirates Towers. Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018, 7:30 pm onwards. For more info call 04 352 7105, or email: email@example.com
Valentine’s Special Armani Hotel Dubai
Crossing continents to Asia, at Armani/Amal the sharing vibe gets intimate with a romantic six-course degustation for two featuring lobster and tomato bisque, an indulgent menu. Price: Dinner: Armani/Amal – AED 600 per couple (non-vegetarian), AED 500 per couple (vegetarian). Japanese plated artistry woos the soul and seduces the palate at Armani/Hashi with six light yet exquisite courses including a trio of Valentine’s sashimi. Armani/Hashi –AED 700 per couple (non-vegetarian), AED 600 per couple (vegetarian). Love really is the sweetest thing at Armani/Lounge. Celebrate romance in the shape of an afternoon tea experience brimming with colorful culinary passion. Armani/Lounge Valentine’s Afternoon Tea: AED 185 per person, AED 320 per couple. Date & Time: Dinner – 7 pm onwards on 14 February 2018; Armani/Lounge Valentine’s afternoon tea – February 1 to February 14 from 3 pm until 6 pm. For bookings, please call +971 4 888 3666, email firstname.lastname@example.org
DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island
Four exquisite dining destinations at the resort are offering a four course set menu from 14-16 February for AED 299 per person including a welcome glass of bubbly, house beverages and a red rose for the lady! A spectacular fireworks display will also dazzle lovers and create an ever-lasting experience. Couples will also have two unique experiences to look forward to: slander’s “Love affair” brunch at Vespa and Brasserie. The Islander’s Brunch is set on the terrace of Vespa and Brasserie, and offers undisturbed views of the sea and live entertainment, along with a spread from AED 199 per person including beverages. It will be open on 14 February from 1 – 4pm and will offer a wide selection of food, including live cooking stations with freshly made Italian pasta, risotto and mozzarella cheese. Enjoy a unique experience with a romantic five course set menu on the beach from 14-16 February for AED 1200 for 2 people includes a bottle of bubbly, a private butler, music, lights, a red carpet, bon fire, torches and a spectacular firework display. For more info visit doubletree.com
Bistrot Bagatelle Culinary Love Spell
Born from the city of love, Bistrot Bagatelle is about to enchant you with endless romance and more this Valentine’s Day, Sunday, February 14th. The French bistrot has witnessed a myriad of love stories unfold. From first dates and anniversaries to proposals, each night is celebrated over authentic French cuisine, overflowing bubbles and wonderful music. On this special day of love, the restaurant will once again mesmerize you with its Parisian charm, creating moments straight out of a storybook. Romance will fill the air this Valentine’s day as love birds flock to Bistrot Bagatelle on Sunday, February 14th. Bistrot Bagatelle is located on the 1st floor of The Fairmont Hotel Sheikh Zayed Road | Trade Center Area. Timings: 8PM until late. Prices: Set Menu – AED 395 per person (no drinks included).
Jebel Ali Recreation Club exclusive Valentine’s Day offers
Jebel Ali Recreation Club, the newly-transformed dining and entertainment destination from Nakheel, is offering couples a range of exceptional romantic experiences with its Valentine’s Day packages on 14 February. Couples looking to make their Valentine’s Day experience an all-day event should head to Seafood Kitchen, which is offering a weekday pass to use Jebel Ali Club’s sports and fitness facilities. Enjoy a four course dinner with a set menu for only AED 160 per person. Call 04 459 5190 to book this package. The Club House, is treating couples to a romantic three course menu and a welcome mixed drink for AED 175 per person. Guests can call 04 459 5100 or 0568720004 to book a table at the restaurant. Celebrate love at C House Milano! The unique dining venue where the guests experience the sophisticated luxury and the casual lifestyle, is offering for the day of love a two for one deal on all house beverages and 14% discount on the food, plus special desserts and romantic surprises. Contact 04 880 3320 to book a table.Alternatively, enjoy a special evening with a distinctive Spanish flavour at Andalucia Tapas. The package is AED 220 per couple including soft beverages; AED 390 per couple with house beverages. Call 04 882 3771 and book this offer for a romantic evening.
St. Valentine’s Evening Brunch at Weslodge Dubai
Weslodge Saloon is hosting a unique St. Valentine’s celebration with a one-off evening brunch that is not the typical fare you’d find anywhere on February 14th. The buzzing north American venue is open to hosting groups and couples with an after dark brunch service inclusive of Weslodge signature dishes, live entertainment, brunch style drinks packages and the most romantic views of the city.
The evening will kick off with live music while guests enjoy the famous views from Weslodge of Burj Khalifa. The experience will continue with a brunch style service complete with sharing dishes served to the table, free flowing wines / grapes / house beverages and great entertainment. Once dinner is completed a luxurious cheese board will be served to the table along with your choice of board game. The party will continue with Weslodge’s stellar resident DJs upping the ante after 10.30pm. Date: Wednesday, 14th of February, 2018. Timing: 7.30pm to 10.30pm. Prices: 375 AED onwards. For reservations and more information please call +971 4 560 1700
Valentine’s special package at Address Boulevard
Spend Valentine’s Day in absolute luxury at Dubai’s premium city lifestyle resort, Address Boulevard, situated in the heart of the city overlooking the iconic Burj Khalifa. On this special occasion, couples will be offered complimentary pick-up and drop-off from the airport or home for a romantic overnight stay in the beautiful Address Suite offering spectacular views of Downtown Dubai. During the stay, the couple can enjoy an intimate dining experience at The Restaurant at Address’s Boulevard’s Secret Room, an exclusive private dining space hidden behind a bookcase. This sumptuous room seats two people and offers the perfect romantic ambience for a memorable evening with your special someone. The package offers a bevy of romantic features including in-room balcony breakfast in the morning, plus you and your other half can get pampered in the couple’s treatment suite that will surely transport you to a tranquil paradise with its indulgent spa treatments.
Date: 14 February 2018. Price: AED 14,218 per couple for a one-night stay package. For reservations or more information, please contact +971 4 561 8888 or email email@example.com
Celebrate the day of love at Katsuya by Starck
A Valentine under the stars and celebrate the day of love while experiencing authentic Japanese flavors at Katsuya by Starck. Experience a breathtaking evening with your special someone as you set off on a culinary adventure in a sophisticated setting. Get ready to swoon over scrumptious sushi platters and decadent desserts, while the skilled team of chefs at Katsuya will ensure that it’s love at first bite! Reserve your table to indulge in a night of resplendent romance.Price: AED 550 for two. Location: Jumeirah Al Naseem Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah. Timings: 12:00 PM to 1:00 AM (Valentine’s Day offer available for lunch and dinner, on Wednesday 14th February only). For Reservations: +971 4 419 0676 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Catch 22 delectable offerings for Valentine’s Day
Catch 22, the local-favorite social eatery located in the heart of JBR’s The Beach Mall, is thrilled to announce its latest additions to their dessert selection, just in time for the Valentine season. Diners are invited to pamper their loved ones with Catch 22’s, Red Lava Lova. taking the fond favourite red velvet cake and infusing it with a fresh twist. For the cocoa lovers, The Choco Crunch Melt is the one. A decadent brownie filled with smooth caramel and chocolate cream sits on a layer of vanilla cream enrobed in a crunchy chocolate coating, garnished with some extra crunch, finally topped with a warm chocolate sauce. This dessert is a match made in chocolate heaven. Red Lava Lova Priced at 48 AED. Choco Crunch Melt Priced at 53 AED. For more info check out https://www.catch22.ae/ or call 04 424 3057. Location – Catch 22, The Beach Mall, JBR, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
‘His & Her’ menu At.mosphere, Burj Khalifa
At.mosphere, Burj Khalifa invites guests to celebrate the most romantic day of the year with its bespoke ‘His & Her’ menu specially curated for couples. Gastronomical surprises combined with the most awe-inspiring experiences, this exclusive Valentine’s Day offer will be celebrated on 14 and 15 February. As part of the ‘His & Her’ offer, guests can look forward to an exquisite dining experience with a five or seven course menu that will be served against the backdrop of spectacular panoramic views of Downtown Dubai, surrounded by the lulling cadence of the Arabian Sea, creating a truly memorable ambience. The menu is beautifully orchestrated to match HIS and HER personality and narrate a distinct gourmet dialogue with each. Even the accompaniments for each course are carefully chosen to complement individual dishes, allowing couples to share and add intimacy to the experience. Timings: Restaurant – Dinner: from 6pm until 12am. Price: ‘HIS & HER’ Valentine’s special dinner menu at At.mosphere Restaurant – AED 750 per person onwards. For reservations, please call 04 8883828 or email email@example.com
Love Buzz at Rüya this Valentine’s Day
Rüya, the city’s award-winning restaurant and bar located at the Grosvenor House Dubai Marina, invites guests to spend Valentine’s Day at this romantic culinary hotspot. Guests can celebrate with their loved ones and try the brand’s signature Mocktail, Mad Honey, whilst enjoying pristine views over the lively Dubai Marina from the iconic 360 degrees bar. Known as Turkish Deli Bal, the dark ‘Mad Honey’ is a natural neurotoxin and has been known to bring on light-headedness and even light hallucinations; perfect to set the right mood for a serene Valentine’s Day. For booking please contact +971 4 3999 123
Treat your Valentine at Somewhere Hotel
Somewhere Hotel Barsha Heights, Dubai presents their Valentine’s offers just in time for the romantic season. Guests are invited to embark on a romantic culinary journey with bespoke offers to make this Valentine’s Day a memorable one. Dine at NAY Lebanese Restaurant with a carefully curated Valentine’s Day Set Menu. Spoil yourselves and enjoy authentically prepared Middle Eastern dishes. Price: * AED 135 per person, inclusive of 4 course set menu and soft beverages, with 2 complimentary glasses of sparkling beverage. Timings: 7:00pm to 12:00am. Date: 14th February 2018. Celebrate with your special someone at The Clavichord. Enjoy the night tucking into a special chef’s Valentine’s platter with a bottle of white or red house grape beverage with live entertainment through the evening. Relax and enjoy the night with your dearest in the atmospheric setting, with complimentary rose for the ladies. Price: * AED 129, inclusive of chef’s platter and bottle of white or red house grape beverage. Timings: 5:00pm to 2:00am. Fo more info check out http://somewhere-hotels.com/
Moe’s on the 5th, Level 5, Sheraton Grand Hotel
Enjoy a 4-course Valentine’s feast starting at a price of AED 265 per person. With a wide selection of romantic favorites that will entice your taste buds from our award-winning chef, Chathun Perera. Experience the art of Moe’s on the 5th French cuisine with something for everyone to enjoy. Taking the ambiance up a notch, you will get the opportunity to enjoy the romantic tunes played by the infamous singer and DJ, Simonne Cooper who will be entertaining the crowd all night long with her incredible vocals. Location: Moe’s on the 5th, Level 5, Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road, Trade Centre Area. Price: AED 265 for a 4-course menu including soft drinks onwards. Time: 6pm – 3am (last order at midnight). For reservation please call 04 333 3055