Top Romantic Places to Enjoy Valentine’s Day in North Texas

Valentine's Day 2014 North TexasValentine’s Day is coming up, and one of the best ways to celebrate with your special someone is to enjoy a delicious meal from a romantic North Texas restaurant or celebrate at a fun venue with the whole family. It’s so important to pick the right place! To help guide your decision making, here are a few establishments that have outstanding food and great vibes to foster the perfect date!

Asador will offer a three-course prix fixe Valentine’s Day dinner February 14 from 5PM to 10PM. Asador is also offering the same Valentine’s Day dinner for service industry and other professionals who work Valentine’s Day on February 15 from 5PM to 10PM. For $40 per person, guests will enjoy Chef Brad Phillips’ Valentine’s Day dinner which includes Tuna Tempura or Grilled Flatiron Steak. Reservations may be made through open table or by calling the restaurant at 214-276-4815.

Cantina Laredo‘s in North Texas have a Valentine’s Especialidad menu available February 13 through February 15, 2014. For $35 per person, guests can enjoy a choice of an appetizer like Ensalada de Mango or Sopa de Pimiento; a choice an entree like Camarones con Pasilla Mango Mole, Polla Ancho or Filet Negro Peppercorn; and, a choice of dessert such as Strawberry Buñuelos or Churros.

Cool River Café will offer a three course menu for couples at $135 per couple, beginning on February 8 and running through February 15. The meal includes a choice of starters like Caesar Calienté and Soup de Jour, Filet & Lobster Thermidor and White Chocolate Crème Brûlée Cheesecake. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 972-871-8881.

MAX’s Wine Dive Dallas will offer a five-course prix fixe Valentine’s Dinner for two for on February 14 from 4PM to midnight. For $100, couples will enjoy Chef Patrick Russell’s Why Not?! Valentine’s Day menu which includes East Coast Oysters and Lobster & Meyer Lemon Risotto. Reservations are highly encouraged and can be made by calling 214-559-3483.

The Second Floor Bistro – Bar‘s Executive Chef Daniel Tarasevich’s has created an amorous menu this Valentine’s Day and the following day from 5:30PM to 9:30PM. Delight in dishes like Pumpkin Seed Scottish Salmon, Porcini Dusted Monk Fish Cheeks, Shrimp and Grits and decadent N.Y. Blackout Cake with clementine mousse. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 972-450-2978.

III Forks is offering a special menu from February 8 through February 15, so that guests might choose the date they wish to celebrate. The special menu is $155 per couple and includes a choice of starter like III Forks Salad or Lobster Bisque, Two 6-ounce Filet Mignon accompanied by two 6-ounce Cold Water Rock Lobster Tails and finished with Chocolate Lovers’ Dessert. To make reservations, please call 972-267-1776.


Omni Hotels & Resorts is offering “Retreat to Romance” package. From a chilled bottle of Moet & Chandon delivered upon check-in to plush robes, music and romantic mood lighting set at turndown, every detail of the stay will be meticulously prepared for the perfect getaway. Prior to check-in, an Omni concierge (think Cupid) will personally call each guest to discuss ways to create the perfect stage for romance. Guests will also receive a $100 culinary and cocktail credit to be used at any on-property outlet or in-room dining and late check-out to savor every minute of their getaway.

The Renaissance Dallas Hotel will offer a couples getaway package for Friday, February 14, 2014. For $259, the package includes a deluxe suite for two, champagne and chocolate covered strawberries, $50 credit towards dinner at Asador or room service, full breakfast for two at Asador or room service, turndown service and use of all hotel amenities. To make reservations, please call 214-631-2222.


SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine wants your date, your spouse or the entire family to enjoy a variety of  love-themed activities in celebration of Valentine’s Day, Monday, February 10 through Friday, February 14. Two guests can enter for ONLY $28. With a $1 donation to Merlin’s Magic Wand, receive a Valentine’s Day card to leave in a special mailbox for your favorite SEA LIFE creature. The creature with the most Valentine’s at the end of the event will be crowned the 2014 SEA LIFE Sweetheart. Beginning Monday, February 10, create a Valentine’s Day card with a special poem to one of our sea creatures and post it to the SEA LIFE Facebook page by Thursday, February 13 for a chance to win a fun prize. Annual pass holders are invited to bring a friend for FREE February 10-14. On Friday, February 14 from 5PM – 7PM, annual pass holders will receive a complimentary bag of popcorn at admissions.

Did I miss any good ones? Tell which North Texas venue you think are best suited for Valentine’s Day celebration in the comments or on my Facebook page!


  1. Great places, but they’re all in Dallas. Are there any non Dallas locations that are noteable. Anywhere from Denton, Corinth, to Frisco or Carrollton? I’m sort of tired of Dallas.

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