Valentine’s Day in the Gaslamp Quarter
By Annie Abrahamson
While cupid sharpens his arrows and tightens his bow, the Gaslamp Quarter prepares for Valentine’s Day with luscious cocktails, indulgent desserts, dinners for two, and singles parties. So couple up with the one you love and treat yourselves to a romantic night or grab your pals and celebrate in America’s Finest City!
The Perfect Night for Two
If anyone knows how to add sultry spice to Valentine’s Day, it’s Cafe Sevilla. Treat your date to a special four-course meal alongside an exciting Flamenco Show performance. This good time also includes live latin music and a tapas bar starting at 11 p.m. View menu and make your reservations here.
Set the mood with a Greek-inspired, 4-course meal from Mezé. The dinner will include a bottle of house wine followed by a trio of cold mezé (appetizers) to share. Get the The Opa Your Heart To Me cocktail, and you’re sure to have your date making heart eyes at you all night long! See menu and make your reservation here.
This Valentine’s Day weekend, Osetra will be offering love birds a carefully curated pre-fixe menu featuring goodies such as the Seafood Napoleon, and North Atlantic Salmon. View the menu and make your reservation here.
Rockin’ Baja Lobster
Say Hello to the Valentine Love Bucket. Rockin’ Baja Lobster is featuring a WHOLE Lobster, a Guacamole Appetizer, Skirt Steak, Crab Clusters, Baja Style Shrimp, Grilled Chicken, Grilled Corn on the Cob, “All You Can Eat” Ranchero Beans, Citrus Rice, Warm Flour Tortillas, Honey Chili Butter & their World Class Fresh Salsa Bar! In a Sweet Bucket for Two. Only $79.99* Available Friday Feb 14 through President’s Day, Mon Feb 17, 2020.
The Melting Pot
Impress your Valentine with five courses of alluring fondue! The Melting Pot will be featuring a prix-fixe menu, which has been specifically designed for this special occasion that will include tax and gratuity. .This Valentine’s Cupid’s got some new arrows!
Also, There are few things more romantic than cooking together! Grab your cutie and head to The Melting Pot for a Couples Valentine’s cooking class! Learn how to prepare cheese and chocolate fondue paired with wine. The best part is, you get to eat and enjoy your creations! Register for the class here.
The Melting Pot wants to celebrate with your little cupids! On Friday, February 9, bring your little princesses, princes, and knights for a dinner fit for royalty, plus a costume contest and a chance to pose with a real-life Snow Queen and Ice Princess! Each child in attendance will receive a gift, an autographed photo, and a box of signature chocolate covered strawberries. Get more info here.
Single and Ready to Mingle
No relationship? No problem! Head to El Chingon for a “Singles’ Party” featuring everyone’s favorite date, tequila!
Valentine’s Day doesn’t always evoke feelings of happiness and love. If you’re rebelling against V-Day this year, Prohibition is your spot. This “I’ve Got the Blues” party includes cocktails like “The Bitter” and live music. As added closure, tear up a picture of your ex, and you’ll get a complimentary shot of whiskey!
The Smoking Gun presents Fishin’ For Some Kissin’- Singles Night’ Feel the love at the Gun Valentines evening starting at 9 p.m. with special guest appearances, games and activities, DJ Dub B and Uncle Eds DMN Good Vodka drink specials until 3 a.m.