10 oh-so-romantic options for a last-minute Valentine's Day booking
Valentine's Day is almost here and if you haven't made your reservations yet, we have some top picks for you and your loved one for an ultimate romantic experience.
Bistrot Bagatelle's From Paris with Love romantic dinner
Bagatelle will host ‘From Paris with Love’, inclusive of a set menu curated by head chef Dave Fitzsimmons for and a divine live performance from sultry singer Omar Dean. Expect Valentine’s classics like caviar, oysters and lobster!
INFO: Saturday February 15, Time: From 8pm, AED295 per person; bookings 4 354 5035
BVLGARI Yacht Club’s Cena Romantica
Love is in the air at The Bvlgari Yacht Club Dubai. Opt for a romantic Italian seafood dinner with all of the best of the mare inspired from the different regions of Italy in celebrations of Valentine’s Day.
INFO: : Friday 14th February, price: food only - AED1,200 per couple, food & a bottle of rose bubbles – AED 1,800 per couple; bookings 4 777 5555
Park Hyatt Dubai's Beachside love at The Lagoon
Park Hyatt Dubai transforms into a lovers’ nest for some Beachside love at The Lagoon, where an exclusive dinner is served by a private butler in beachside cabanas set on warm golden sands.
INFO: Friday 14th February, Price: Starting at AED1,950 per couple; bookings 04 602 1660
Pizza in a heart shape at Motorino
The pizza that is taking Dubai by storm is just as delicious on Valentine’s Day, shaped in a heart for a perfect Instagram shot. The menu also includes an edible rose as part of a four-course menu.
INFO: Motorino, JA Ocean View hotel, Dubai, AED300 per couple, bookings 4 814 5599
Dinner & live entertainment at Gaucho & Indie
Award-winning Argentinian restaurant, Gaucho Dubai, is offering a special four-course set menu.You can look forward to a sharing menu of Sea Bass Ceviche Wagyu or grilled gambas Late night live entertainment will be available upstairs, as chic restaurant and lounge Indie DIFC hosts the ‘Love Caravan’.
INFO: DIFC, Dubai; bookings Gaucho 4 422 7898, Indie 55 455 6106; priced at AED 500
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at award-winning LPM
With the walls adorned with stunning works of art and its new French Rivera inspired terrace, the restaurant has a timeless French and classic Mediterranean look and feel. You will be able to dine from the exquisite a la carte menu, which has stayed true since its creation by Chef Patron Raphael Duntoye.
INFO: LPM, Gate Village No, 8, DIFC; bookings 4 439 0505
Enjoy an authentic Greek-inspired Valentine’s Day at AMMOS Dubai
Enjoy special three-course dinner menu to celebrate Valentine’s Daythat will transport couples to Greece on the most romantic night of the year.
INFO: Rixos Premium Dubai, JBR; for AED690 per couple, or AED1,195 with a bottle of premium bubbly; bookings 052 777 9473
Karma by Candlelight by Karma Cafe
Treat your special someone to a stunning, three-course candlelit dinner amidst a picturesque backdrop of the famed Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountains, and a rose for the lady.
INFO: Karma Kafé, Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai; AED 700 per couple with a complimentary glass of sparkling on arrival; bookings 4 423 0909
Exotic Valentine's Dinner at Pai Thai
Begin your evening with an abra ride through Madinat Jumeirah before a romantic Thai meal for two. And there will be traditional Thai dancers too.
INFO: Pai Thai, Jumeirah Al Qasr Hotel, AED1,000 with rose bubbly on arrival, Dhs1,500 for terrace seating; bookings 4 432 3232
Romance on the beach at Drift Beach Club
This favourite beachside spot is serving up an a la carte offering of its Provençal cuisine. As well as providing an idyllic beachside location, there’ll be a live saxophonist.
Drift Beach Club, One and Only Royal Mirage, Dubai Marina; 4 315 2200.