Valentine's Ideas: A Romantic Dinner
Thursday, February 9, 2012 9:35 PM
by CVB Author
To me, nothing says "I Love You" like a romantic dinner, and Athens, GA is definitely the place to make this happen. Athens' talented chefs take pride in locally-sourced ingredients to craft amazing plates and they'll be bringing out all the stops for Valentine's.
Farm 255Farm 255 is a restaurant that seeks to reconnect food to its roots & people to their food. Bring your Valentine's date to their locally-sourced Prix Fixe Valentine's Day on February 14. Their Valentine's Menu has been created by Farm 255's Whitney Otawka of Top Chef fame! This unique and organic atmosphere creates the perfect setting for a romantic evening. A ticket for this four-course meal can be purchased for $48 per person. For more information about this romantic dinner, including a menu, visit here.
The National -- They will be serving an elegant four-course Prix Fixe meal on February 14. The National is known for their Mediterranean inspired food and wine while providing a casual neighborhood gathering spot reminiscent of European bars and cafés. A variety of choices will be offered for each course, including a decadent dessert. Their unique menu and atmosphere guarantees a special evening for you and your loved one. Tickets will be $50 per person. For more information about this special offer, including a menu, visit here.
Update: Peter says there's wait list, but there will be a la carte at the bar. Great scene and highly recommended for singles looking for a Valentine!
State Botanical Garden of Georgia
This Valentine's special event is one you won't want to miss! Andrew Pearson of Dondero's Kitchen has created a special buffet menu for this distinctive atmosphere. You and your sweetheart can enjoy live music, as well as take stroll through the captivating gardens. Bring your own favorite bottle of wine to enjoy with the broad selection of appetizers, entrees, and desserts. Tickets for this amazing offer are only $70 per couple or $40 per person (add $10 per person if reservations are made after February 10th). More information about this romantic offer can be found here.
Trapeze Trapeze's Chef Eddie has prepared a wonderful Valentine's Day menu that has been inspired by their most delicious beers, wines, and cocktails. Come out and enjoy a
delicious menu in a fun and romantic atmosphere! Reservations are available. More information about this offer, including a menu, can be found here.Buffalo's Cafe
You and your loved one should come and let loose and enjoy live music while experiencing a great meal at Buffalo's Cafe. On Saturday, February 11, Elvis returns for a Burning Love Valentine's Show. Come listen to all of your favorite Elvis hits while enjoying a delicious dinner and fun atmosphere! Tuesday, February 14, features David Prince, a longtime Athens,GA musician. There will be a full menu and beverage service available. Early seating for each event begins at 6:00 p.m., and shows will start at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $10 for Elvis and $5 for David Prince, at the door.
For more Valentine's ideas, check out our Valentine page at www.VisitAthensGA.com/valentine