Where better to celebrate Valentine’s Day weekend than the City of Brotherly Love?
After shoveling out your car and treading through mountains of snow this week, you and your “better half” are going to need some good Valentine relief. Here are some ideas in or around Philadelphia for Valentines Day weekend.
Many resturaunts in Philadelphia feature a special Valentines Day Menu for couples:
Bar Ferdinand @ 1030 N. 2nd Street. Chef Michael Thomas has created a romantic brunch menu and dinner menu. Guests will also enjoy live Flamenco Performances. For reservations, call 215-923-1313.
Chifa @ 707 Chestnut Street.Sample Chef Garces’ tempting tasting menu combining the flavors and ingredients of both Asian and Latin cuisines with the choice of a $55, $65 or $75 tasting menu. For reservations, call 215-925-5555.
Fork @ 306 Market Street. Chef Feury will offer guests a $70 three-course menu. For reservations, call 215-625-9425.
London Grill @ 2301 Fairmount Avenue. Indulge in a $22.22 brunch buffet including the “Make Your Own” Bloody-Mary Barserved from 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. For dinner, in addition to their a la carte menu, Chef Michael McNally will serve a $50 four-course menu, beginning with a passion-inspired cocktail. For reservations, call (215) 978-4545
Noble American Cookery @ 2025 Sansom Street. In addition to their a la carte menu, Chef Brinn Sinnott has created a special $55 four-course menu including a glass of sparkling wine and a dessert course. For reservations, call (215) 568-7000.
Supper@ 926 South Street will host their annual Sweetheart’s Pajama Brunchfeaturing their full brunch menu from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Guests dining in their pajamas will receive a Free Mimosa and Complimentary Banana Beignets. For dinner, in addition to the a la carte menu, the restaurant will offer a $68 Lover’s Prix Fixe four-course menu. For reservations, call (215) 592-8180.
For those who wish to venture outside of the romantic restaurant for Valentines Day, here are a few ideas:
Wine & Chocolate Reserve Tastings – On Saturdays and Sundays in February, Chaddsford Winery hosts a sit-down tasting of Chaddsford premium bottles complemented perfectly with an array of goodies from West Chester’s gourmet chocolatier.
Lovin’ on the Wild Side @ The Philadelphia Zoo -Twosomes can compare their romance to that of other species during Lovin’ on the Wild Side, an up-close-and-personal tour of the Philadelphia Zoo that probes the mating behaviors of everything from tigers to tortoises. Brunch and champagne are served between some of the voyeuristic peeks.
Sweetheart Skate– On February 14th, the Blue Cross RiverRink at Penn’s Landing will be hosting Sweetheart Skate. Ladies will receive a red flower before skating hand in hand to popular love songs with their honeys.
Love – Fashion – Murder – @ Top Hat located at 247 Market Street. On Sunday, February 14 from 8 p.m.-2 a.m., join stylists Rene Quick (Lakshmi Hair Studio) and Jason Hallman (Art + Science Salon) for Love-Fashion-Murder, a theatrical fashion performance.