Raleigh Date Night for Valentine’s Day

Love is in the air! Make your sweetie happy with a romantic Valentine’s Day treat in Raleigh. Everyone is different and there are as many romantic date nights as there are couples, but we have chosen a few sure-bet ideas to make your Valentine’s Day special.

Make a Valentine’s Day Reservation at a Raleigh Restaurant

A romantic dinner for just the two of you is a traditional and intimate Valentine’s Day date. Many Raleigh restaurants offer special prix fixe Valentine menus, including these:

Fleming’s Steakhouse

Celebrate Valentine’s Day all week, from Feb. 10 to Feb. 19. The special menu offers a 3-course dinner of filet mignon with choice of New Zealand King Salmon or Australian Lobster Tail.

Saint Jacques French Cuisine

This elegant, traditional French restaurant in North Raleigh has a special 5 course Prix Fixe menu for Valentine’s Day evening.

Kings North Hills

If your sweetheart is more of a craft beer and games person, have a Valentine’s Day dinner at Kings. Award-winning food from the scratch kitchen pairs well with their creative cocktails.


Venture off the beaten path to Elaine’s in Chapel Hill for a Valentine’s Day prix fixe menu. Elaine’s on Franklin serves regional American cuisine in a cozy, romantic atmosphere in downtown Chapel Hill.

The Melting Pot

Sharing a pot of fondue makes a romantic Valentine’s Day date. It’s hard to beat the chocolate-covered strawberries, too.

Get the Best Chocolate in Raleigh for Valentine’s Day

A box of chocolates is a special gift for your sweet-loving sweetie. Find some of the nicest chocolates in Raleigh at these shops:

Peche de Chocolat

In Raleigh’s historic City Market, Peche de Chocolat sells fine imported chocolates and gifts. There are even wine and chocolate tastings on the first Friday of each month.

Escazu Chocolates

This independent chocolate shop specializes in handmade chocolates with Latin American flavors. You can find some of Escazu’s products at Triangle-area Whole Foods locations.

The Chocolate Bean

The Chocolate Bean sells handmade chocolates and baked goods in Fuquay-Varina and Cary. How about a little excursion with your honey to this yummy shop? The Chocolate Bean also sells gelato and custom-roasted coffee.

Wines: Pick a Perfect Pairing for a Valentine Meal

Even more romantic than a dinner out is a dinner prepared by your own hands—or your sweetheart’s. Choose a fine wine to make the Valentine’s Day dinner date at home a special occasion. There are so many wine shops to choose from, but you definitely will find something perfect at these.

Seaboard Wine Warehouse and Tasting Bar

Seaboard is largest independent wine shop in North Carolina with an inventory of more than 2000 wines. They also sell import and microbrew beers, and they always have three wines open for sampling.

Raleigh Wine Shop

The Raleigh Wine Shop features hand-picked wines that convey a sense of where they were made, and a passionate approach to making wine.

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