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Love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is here, and we have some of the perfect places to take the love of your life this February 14TH!  If you haven't already made plans we have a great list here to get started. 

 

James Beach - Venice Beach

James Beach is doing its "Weekend for Lovers" this weekend. Named the most romantic restaurants in Silicon Beach it has been proven to be a romantic spot for anyone with a Valentine. The Valentine's Day prefix starts around $70 which includes 2 glasses of bubbly. View it's full menu here!

 

1 Pico

Dine at 1 Pico this Valentine’s Day located in the Santa Monica Famous Shutters!  Choose from appetizers such as Sushi Grade Tuna with Hamachi and yuzu, Santa Barbara Spot Prawns with crispy ginger rice, or Spring Green Pea Soup with Manila clam. Entrée options include Hokkaido Scallop with passion fruit, Prime Beef & Maine Lobster with citrus, to name a few. For dessert enjoy a delectable Dark Chocolate Carmel Tart, Puff Pastry Almond Pear Tartlet or Homemade Brioche Tiramisu. View the full menu here!

Locanda del Lago

 

Looking forward to a Lady and the Tramp moment this Valentine’s Day? Then opt for Italian at Locanda del Lago. The menu includes Cuori di Mare al Burro with Main Lobster, Insalata di Capesante with blood orange, Gamberoni alla Griglia with grilled jumbo prawns, and Fragole Affogate al Cioccolato with housemade champagne sorbet. And treat your sweetheart to a romantic dessert, including, but not limited to, a flourless chocolate cake, Tiramisú and a dessert Martini. For reservations call (310) 451-3525. 

 

Mélisse

 

Spoil your loved one this Valentine’s Day and bring your date to Chef Josiah Citrin’s Michelin two-star traditional French restaurant. For $295 per person (February 14TH) you can choose from a specially curated menu of Foie Gras Terrine with blood orange and macadamia nougatine, Stonington Maine Diver Scallop with whipped saffron butter, and  Sonoma Lamb with chanterelle mushrooms, to name a few. And if you decide to celebrate Valentines day early this year (February 10, 11 and 12), this meal is just $175 per person.

Sweet Rose Creamery

 

 

 

 

Looking for a simply sweet way to end your night? Look no further than Sweet Rose Creamery. Sweet Rose, will be serving a Sweetheart Sundae for $9.25 throughout the month of February. This special dessert features raspberry ice cream drizzled with hot fudge and topped with crispy almonds and raspberry meringue kisses – a perfect post-dinner treat to share with one’s Valentine.