Valentine’s Day is here, and if you are still wondering where to enjoy a pleasant romantic candle light dinner for you and your loved one, we have got you covered. Whether you are looking for a beach side private cabana dinner, or a candle light dinner inside a restaurant or an alfresco setting, here are some of the top offers spread across multiple cuisines that we have rounded-up for you to choose from.
Valentine’s At Asia Asia
Impress your loved one with an oriental romantic set-menu meal at Asia Asia in Pier 7, Dubai Marina, complete with stunning views of the surrounding skyline. The special package offers a complimentary glass of a selected beverage. Start with a complimentary amuse bouche, a choice of wagyu beef gyoza, a selection of nigiri or nasi moro miso followed by the classic mango miso black cod or Korean tenderloin steak. For vegetarians, there is a vegetable platter to start, following with a stunning Japanese coconut curry. Finish off with creamy yuzu cheese cake and chocolate bomb. Priced at Dhs 700 per couple. From 6pm to 2am on 14 February.
Valentine’s Day Night At Cavalli Club Restaurant And Lounge
Dance the night away at one of the most hip night clubs in town, Cavalli Club. Celebrating Valentine’s Day night with a special theme paying homage to Venus, the Roman goddess of love and beauty, couples can book their special Valentine’s Day package of a delicious menu and unlimited beverages for just Dhs 395 per person. Everyone walking in the club that night will be welcomed with a love potion drink and transported to a whimsical world of romance with themed decorations throughout.
Doors Freestyle Grill
Located in Al Seef, Doors Freestyle Grill's special Valentine's Day menu comprises a showreel of heart warming dishes starting off with an array of appetisers, including avocado salad, bread dumplings, dolma and corn on the cob. For the main, there are signature dishes, such as beef kaymak, kofta, lamb chops, chicken chops and grilled shrimps. And what would Valentine's Day menu be without a dessert to share. Dig your forks into their specially created dessert Rose of Love. Furthermore, diners will also be wowed with a special mocktail #LovaPalooza. Completing the romantic dinner will be mesmerising views of Dubai Creek and tunes of in-house guitarist. The menu is priced for Dhs 688 per couple, and can be booked from 6 to 15 February.
Drift Beach Dubai
Get in the mood to celebrate Valentine’s Day on 13 February. There’s an option to book a romantic dinner at Drift Beach Dubai located at one of the most luxurious properties in Dubai - One&Only Royal Mirage. Drift’s famous Provençal restaurant has curated a special Eve of Valentine’s Day package including a three-course set menu by Chef Maxime Le Van for Dhs 265 per person, excluding beverages. The menu includes dishes such as foie gras ravioli with duck consommé and truffle sauce, roasted duck breast with topinambour, almond and cherry sauce, mushroom risotto with fresh black truffle and strawberry and white chocolate parfait with shortbread.
Romantic Beach Dinner At Dukes The Palm
If you fancy taking your partner for a romantic dinner somewhere beach side, Dukes The Palm is offering couples a special Valentine’s Day package for Dhs 1,500 inclusive of a private table set-up on the property’s private beach, along with a three course set menu dinner. The space can be reserved anytime between 5.30pm to 10.30pm. The hotel has extended the offer throughout the month of February. where the same package is also available for Dhs 1,000 on all days except 14 February.
Fairmont The Palm
Say it all this Valentine’s Day with Fairmont The Palm and its dining offer on 14 February at Indian restaurant, Little Miss India. Delight in a three course Indian special set menu (vegetarian option too) at one of the prettiest restaurants in town! Offer includes a special Valentine drink on arrival and a rose. Package is priced at Dhs 495 per couple.
Dinner Under The Stars At Jumeriah Al Naseem
This Valentine’s Day Jumeirah Al Naseem will be serving up a five course sharing set menu on the beach, including two glasses of premium beverage for Dhs 3,000 per couple. For those looking for something a little extra-special, the hotel is also offering a private beach cabana package that includes a six course sharing set menu, including a bottle of premium beverage, Valentine’s Day hamper and bouquet of flowers for Dhs 5,000 per couple or Dhs 4,000 for the non-alcoholic package.
Ketch Up In Bluewater Dubai
Celebrate this Valentine’s Day at the newly opened licensed Ketch Up restaurant in Bluewater Dubai with a yummy set menu that includes oysters, tempura tiger prawns with wasabi mayo and tender beef medallions. Although the view from the terrace doesn’t change, this menu will only be available for one day. The four course set menu, including a bottle of bubbles is priced at Dhs 690 per couple.
Liwan At Swissotel Al Ghurair
Plan your Valentine's Day dinner at Swissotel Al Ghurair to enjoy an exclusive gourmet dinner complete with panoramic views of Old Dubai from its terrace and a live saxophonist performance. The menu includes items such as fresh oysters, Swiss Alplermagronen, dim sums, Spanish paella and mains such as live barbecue, Indian tandoori chicken and Mexican delicacies. Conclude the evening with the delicious tres leches, sumptuous verrines and decadent hot chocolate lava cake. The package is priced at Dhs 450 per couple and dinner table can be booked between 7pm to 11pm on 14 February.
Chef Michael White at Marea in DIFC has curated a very special four course romantic meal just for the occasion. The Valentine’s menu begins with a glass of bubbles and offers a selection of dishes to choose from including sea bream, tricolore caprese, a soft and milky burrata served with tomatoes, salsa verde and olives. Next on the menu is their famed dish garganelli, truffle quill pasta paired with parmigiano and gnochetti, Sicilian red prawn in a light tomato sauce garnished with rosemary and chili. Dig into the sharing special Valentine dessert to finish the meal. A vegetarian option for each course is available. The experience is priced at Dhs 650 per couple inclusive of four courses and a beverage.
Mediterranean Kitchen is known for serving dishes with bold flavours, fresh ingredients, healthy options, and customer-friendly service. The restaurant has curated a special Valentines Day three course set menu consisting of savoury starter, main and heavenly dessert - the perfect meal along the beach to enjoy with your loved one. The set menu inspired by the countries surrounding Mediterranean sea is priced at Dhs 300 for two.
Positano, JW Marriot Marquis
Spoil your loved one at Positano with a delicious Italian buffet on the outdoor terrace overlooking Business Bay. Dhs 250 per person, including a beverage on 14 February, from 6pm until midnight.
Meliã Desert Palm Dubai
Nestled amidst a 160-acre estate, Meliã Desert Palm Dubai has a romantic staycation offer for Valentine’s weekend where couples can book one of the resort’s lavish suites or private pool villas. A one night’s stay at each hideaway is complete with a rejuvenating 60-minute couple’s massage at Samãna Spa, a three course dinner at Rare followed by a turndown of fresh blossoms in their room, and all wrapped up with a tasty breakfast for two at Epicure the following morning. Select from options of Dhs 1,500 for a Palm Deluxe room, Dhs 1,605 for a Palm Suite and Dhs 3,035 for a Polo Pool Villa on double occupancy basis. This offer is valid for stays from 14 to 15 February 2020 with early check-in and late check-out available, subject to room availability.
Valentine’s Weekend Private Cabanas At Firefly
Escape the pressures of everyday and slide into a weekend of romantic tranquillity at Firefly, Hilton Dubai Al Habtoor City. Enjoy al fresco dining in a private cabana and satisfy appetites with pool side bites including delicious fresh oysters. Keep things casual around the cool, blue pool waters then finish the night under the stars with the picturesque evening set-up. The package is priced at Dhs 290 per person inclusive of two glasses of selected beverage, oyster platter, fruit platter, pool access and more from 8am to 11pm. Available from 13 to 15 February.
Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah
Couples seeking a special night out will be spoilt for choice at the picturesque beach front resort, just a stone’s throw away from the vibrant hustle and bustle of Dubai. The food only package is priced at Dhs 1,200 per couple and can be booked between 7.30pm and 11pm. Couples can indulge in a six course dinner featuring caviar, lobster, lamb loin and an exclusively crafted dessert created just
for this special moment. For an even more luxurious evening, transport in a Bentley is available upon request.