A Valentine’s Day Out
Looking to get out of the house this Valentine’s Day? We’re giving you everything you need to plan the most special date. Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to experience all the province has to offer while enjoying delicious food and drink with the company of your special someone. With so many restaurants working hard to provide safe dine in services, we encourage you to get out this Valentine’s Day and make some memories!
Dine Around this Valentine’s Day
Dine Around provides the perfect opportunity to get out and enjoy a meal with your loved one on Valentine’s Day. All February long, restaurants around Halifax are offering specially curated menus priced $10 – $50. It’s an added bonus that each restaurant has the option to donate $1 or $2 from each Dine Around menu sold to Feed Nova Scotia!
This Valentine’s Day, share a delicious Dine Around meal with your significant other from one of these local restaurants: 2 Doors Down (Halifax & Dartmouth), the Carleton, Morris East (Larry U-Teck & Vernon Street), Lot Six Bar and Restaurant, SHUCK Seafood and Raw Bar, The Kiwi Cafe (Chester) Brooklyn Warehouse, The Canteen on Portland, The Press Gang Restaurant and Oyster Bar, Obladee, A Wine Bar, The Sou’Wester Restaurant, Harbour City Bar & Grill, Hop Scotch Dinner Club, or Chain Yard Cider.
Restaurants such as Brooklyn Warehouse, Maritime Express Cider Co., Crystany’s Brasserie, and Rebecca’s Restaurant have all prepared special Valentine’s Day menus that you don’t want to miss out on! Check out our most recent What’s Cooking blog for even more Valentine’s Day dinner suggestions.
Make Valentine’s Day special this year by stepping out of your daily routine. A culinary staycation is the perfect opportunity to do just that! In Nova Scotia, we’re lucky to have so many staycation destinations all across the province, which can be enjoyed at any point in the year. Whether it’s cozy nights by a fireplace, or an outdoor adventure-filled stay, a getaway (for now or the future) will make your Valentine’s Day one to remember.
Book your overnight accommodations at: Amherst Shore Country Inn, Argyler Lodge and Restaurant, Digby Pines Golf Resort & Spa, Fox Harb’r Resort, Glenora Inn and Distillery, Inn on the Lake, Inverary Resort, Lane’s Privateer Inn, Liscombe Lodge, Oak Island Resort, Pictou Lodge Beach Resort, Quarterdeck Beachside Villas & Grill, Chanterelle Country Inn, Castle Rock Country Inn, Old Orchard Inn and Spa, The Flying Apron Inn and Cookery, the Inn at Grand Pre Wines, or White Point Beach Resort.
Sweet and Simple Local Gift Ideas
Although these date ideas could be considered gifts, we understand if you want to surprise your partner with a little extra something. Consider the following local gift ideas:
- Sweet treats: From Just Us! Coffee, Petite Patrie Chocolate, Sable Shortbread, Mrs. MacGregor’s Shortbread, The Cake Lady, Schoolhouse Gluten-Free Gourmet, Chapel Cove Chocolate, Delectable Desserts, Rum Runners Rum Cake Factory, or Lunenburg Rum Cakes.
- A Taste of Nova Scotia gift box
- Gift cards to a local restaurant
- Local wine, beer, spirits, cider, or mead
- Coffee or tea: From Laughing Whale Coffee Roasters, Just Us! Coffee, Nova Coffee, Authentic Seacoast Company, Sunday Silence Coffee Co., The Tea Brewery, or Cochrane Family Farm’s online shop.