Take caution: These dinners will have your special someone falling head over heels.
is widely considered the finest restaurant in the United States, and we can't image a more luxurious Valentine's destination. How better to fête the love of your life than with a 12-course tasting menu, perhaps accompanied by a celebratory bottle of Veuve Clicquot?
Want to make Valentine's really memorable this yer? Celebrate the holiday with a trip to Peru, and make the centerpiece. Consistently voted the best restaurant in South America, Central is dedicated to showcasing Peru's legendary ecological diversity (rainforest! mountains! beaches!) via a hyper-local menu.
consistently ranks as one of the top 3 restaurants in the world. Perhaps not the easiest Valentine's reservation to nab, but well-worth the effort (especially for the foodie in your life!) for the exquisite menu, often inspired by traditional local fare, and enjoyed in the heart of the undeniably romantic Catalan city of Girona.
For a truly glamorous Valentine's experience, at Reid's Palace Hotel in Madeira provides unforgettable old-fashioned romance. If you and your sweetheart are really looking to indulge, order the Champagne Gala Buffet to experience local artisan cuisine at its finest.
Battle the inevitable chill of the February holiday at , an unfailingly cozy Italian eatery in New York's East Village, where you can drop in for a quick nightcap with your paramour, or linger for a delicious meal, followed perhaps by a shared dessert and aperitif to set the Valentine's mood.
Who said caves couldn't be luxurious and romantic at the same time? offers breathtaking views, traditional Mediterranean dishes and a long list of wines — perfect for your Italian Valentine's Day date.
Love is in the air in Hawaii at the , which has repeatedly been named the most romantic restaurant in Kauai. Enjoy fresh fish and steak with your partner while dining on a floating bungalow on a lagoon filled with koi fish. Pure bliss!
Dine in style at in lower Manhattan, where the city's luxury-lovers choose to splurge. Order from a full range of appetizers, entrees, sides and desserts, but don't forget to ask for the hotel's famous Bloody Mary.
It's like dinner inside an ice globe, but make sure you cover up at the , because the temperature is normally 23 to 28 degrees Fahrenheit — perfect for cozying up next to your Valentine.
Snuggle up inside the Aspen mountains' , a quaint, romantic restaurant with a Western flair, or curl up by the fire next to a lantern-lit wagon outside. On the menu: Gourmet Colorado cuisine such as elk, bison, lamb and trout.
Plan for a gorgeous date under this beautifully handcrafted latticework at restaurant, where special menus are offered during the romantic holiday. Favorite dishes include classic Mexican entrees like chilaquiles.
Treat your date to the upmost luxury with a 4-course Valentine's Day menu at , a stunningly-designed New York City restaurant with a distinguished air of elegance. Surprisingly only $150 per person, menu highlights include hand-cut filet of beef, rabbit and reblochon cheese ravioli and grilled leeks with toasted almonds.
Honestly, Hawaii is already inherently romantic, but add a dinner seat among waving palm trees and a glowing atmosphere and prepare to swoon. The uses local, organic and environmentally-friendly products, while the 's Valentine's Day package comes with a champagne dinner, a 5-day convertible car rental and oceanfront cabana massage treatment. Talk about getting dinner with a cherry on top.
Enjoy an alluring dinner date with your Valentine at , which is French for "a good meal." The ambiance, service and food will make this San Francisco hot spot a dining experience to remember.
Escape the stress of your everyday routine at an Italian pizzeria and the internationally stocked bar at , Fiji's only two-level floating restaurant.
Watch incredible marine life take your date's breath away (within an oxygen-controlled structure, of course) at the famous , an underwater restaurant at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island. This one's a bit obvious because it's on practically every traveler's wish list, but we included it just in case you're in need of some major brownie points.
A gem by Alain Ducasse at Le Meurice in Paris, features a contemporary menu designed for sharing and decor that pays homage to Salvador Dalí. This Valentine's Day, executive chef Jocelyn Herland and pastry chef Cédric Grolet have created a completely pink menu from start to finish — from marinated sea scallops with pink berries to roasted chicken with pink beetroots.
For romantics who particularly love fairytales like "Snow White," take your love to a forest-inspired restaurant right in the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles. Known as a major romantic spot to pop the question, overflows with rustic charm and beautiful accents like stained glass windows, hanging lanterns and flowers a-plenty.
Gaze over the cityscape of Bangkok at , the world's highest alfresco restaurant, located on the 63rd floor of the Lebua hotel. On Valentine's Day, the restaurant is offering a 7-course menu meant to stimulate the senses with offerings such as premium Champagnes and wines, Atlantic wild turbot with black truffle, Wagyu beef tenderloin with beetroot, and an acclaimed jazz band.
This cozy restaurant offers a true bonding experience for you and your hon: a cooking class. This Valentine's Day, learn how to at , the newest restaurant from James Beard Award-winning Chefs Tim & Nancy Cushman, and then dig into Mediterranean and California-infused fare. Before or after dinner, get cozy and sip a few cocktails by the fire in the Park South Hotel's library.
If dangling mid-air doesn't make your date cry, it might make their heart fly (ba-dum-tss). For adrenaline junkie couples, eating midair at might be the most romantic thing since "Jaws." Though it takes a bit more planning than just showing up at a restaurant (you have to inquire in advance about setting it all up, and find an event near you), it'll certainly take the cliche V-Day dinner to, er, new heights.
Set sail and dig into dinner on the 3-story, 160-foot yacht that houses the restaurant, and be awed by the New York Harbor views as you float around the Statue of Liberty. A Valentine's Day prix-fixe menu includes black truffle burrata, skirt steak, salmon and raspberry cheesecake.
Take in stunning views of St. Jean Bay at in St. Barts, with fine-dining that's beautiful enough to rival the ocean views. Created by Chef Jean-Georges, standout menu items include St. Barts lobster with toasted-garlic butter and coconut panna cotta.
If your date is passionate about sustainability, impress them at , which is devoted to using food from local farms. Cuddle up under a cabana as you enjoy the restaurant's Lovers' Menu this Valentine's Day, which includes West Coast oysters, line-caught sea bass and, of course, red velvet cake.
Rise above the noise and crowds of New York City at , which showcases panoramic views of Manhattan's skyline. Enjoy four- and five-course tasting menus this Valentine's Day as you look over Columbus Circle. You romantic, you.