Valentine’s day is a day to lament on your love! Or to bask in the glory of being single – whichever you prefer! Either way, restaurants in the city kick it up a notch every year for this holiday, and we’ve picked some of our favourites to share with you.
Aura at Nita Lake Lodge – Whistler
Fancy whisking your lover away for the weekend? Take a quick trip to Whistler, and celebrate with a special 4-course Valentine’s day menu at Aura Restaurant in the stunningly beautiful Nita Lake Lodge. Prix Fixe menu is $95 per person and includes an amuse bouche.
Bridges Restaurant – Granville Island
It’s BC, and what do we love more than Seafood? That’s right — almost nothing. Make a reservation for 2 at the fabulous Bridges Restaurant on Granville island and delight in a wonderful 4-course dinner. Their Prix Fixe menu is $75 per person, and each course has a land or sea option, with the exception of dessert.
Chewies – Coal Harbour and Kitsilano
Looking for something a little more casual? Chewies Steam & Oyster Bar is a great choice! They serve up some of the city’s best soul food on any given day, so Valentine’s here is sure to be fantastic. Chewies is offering 2 for 1 First Bite Appetizers, 2 Big Bite Main Cources and your choice of dessert for only $50. And if you like oysters, Chewies has the best shuck in town!
Homer Street Café – Yaletown
This one is a new addition to Yaletown! The Homer Street Café is offering a Prix Fixe menu for $70 per person that includes a snack, starter, main and dessert. Dinner also includes a rose and a special Valentine’s day cookie jar!
Nicli Antica Pizzeria – Gastown
Few do romance better than the Italian! Nicli Antica Pizzeria in Gastown is serving a 5 course authentic Italian tasting menu this Valentine’s Day, and it includes all your favourite Italian foods. Share a bottle of wine while you’re there!