If you’re a fan of St Valentine and are looking for a special way to spoil your better half, we have some suggestions for you.

1. Crystal Towers Hotel

This is an exceptional dining experience. The menu boats an international feel and the atmosphere is elegant. Turn on the romance and excite your senses with a 6 course dinner at Towers Restaurant, including a bottle of wine. You have the option of gazing  into your Valentine’s eyes or watch world class chefs in action.

Cost: R450 pp
Address:  Corner of Century Boulevard and Rialto Road, Century City 
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 525 3888

2. The Bay Hotel

Enjoy a beautiful African sunset and an exclusive 3 course dinner this Valentine’s Day. Guests attending the dinner will be greeted with a complimentary glass of G.H. Mumm champagne and an oyster bar at Sandy B Private Beach Club, followed by a delicious 3 course set menu at the beautiful Tides restaurant.

Cost: R595 pp
Address: 69 Victoria Street, Camps Bay
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 430 4444

3. Nederburg

Nederburg will seduce you this  Valentine’s Day with fabulous wine, sexy food and acoustic musical entertainment. Everything has been carefully devised to turn the romance to the highest setting. Chef Edmore Ruzoza’s sensuous dinner spread on the evening of Valentine’s Day, start with a glass of Nederburg’s refreshingly crisp bubbly, Première Cuvée Brut, to tantalise your appetite.

Cost: R370 pp
Address: Nederburg Wines, Sonstraal Road, Paarl
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 877 5155

4. Hard Rock Cafe

Wondering what to do with bae on Valentines Day? If you dine at Hard Rock in Cape Town you receive a 15% discount off of any two mains and a bottle of wine. They’ve got you sorted this #ValentinesDay

Cost: 15% off the bill
Address:Shop 105, 1st Floor, The Promenade, Victoria Road, Camps Bay
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 140 0007

5. Lou Lou’s

Spice up your love life with either Lou Lou’s Oak Valley Fillet Steak with Oven Roasted Potatoes or Argentinian Prawns with your side choice and a glass of Boschedal bubbly. An la carte menu is available on the evening too. All are welcomed.

Cost: R250 pp
Address: 10 Jarvis Street, Cape Quarter Square, Green Point
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 418 0015

6. Werf Restaurant

Savour a shared ‘farm feast’ with your Valentine. Werf is offering a 3-course dinner prepared by Chef Christiaan Campbell and his team. Dinner also includes a welcome cocktail, Valentine’s gift and some soothing tunes provided by CODA’s saxophonist Judy Brown. A wine pairing option will also be available at an additional cost.

Cost: R1 050 pp
Address: R310 Pniel Road, Groot Drakenstein, Franschhoek
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 870 4206

7. Casa Restaurant

Dance the night away at the uber chic Casa Restaurant’s Valentine’s Day Dinner Dance, inspired by Casablanca – one of the greatest films of the last 80 years as voted by Time Magazine. There is a four-course menu on offer, with a live band playing classic, romantic love songs.

Cost: R550 pp
Address: The Ritz Hotel, Corner Main & Camberwell Road, Sea Point
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 439 6010

8. Twelve Apostles Hotel

Take your lover’s breath away with a six-course Valentine’s Day Dinner overlooking the sea at one of Cape Town’s most romantic places. Your partner will be ‘wowed’ by exceptional service and excellent cuisine. Dinner includes a glass of MCC on arrival.

Cost: R1 250 pp
Address: Victoria Road, Camps Bay
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 437 9029

9. The Conservatory  at Cellars-Hohenort

Take a romantic stroll through the beautiful gardens at The Cellars-Hohenort with your significant other, before sitting down to glass of bubbles. The chefs will excite your palate with a delectable six-course food journey. A perfect ending to your dining experience is Petit Fours served with coffee or tea.

Cost: R695 pp
Address: 93 Brommersvlei Rd, Constantia Heights
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 794 2137

10. The President Hotel

Ditch the roses and box of chocolates and cuddle up for a whimsical open air silent cinema screening of ‘The Notebook‘ under a ceiling of stars. Lovebirds will be treated to a sunset dinner including a welcome drink, gourmet pizza, craft beer or glass of wine, and a “Berry in Love” strawberry cheesecake dessert to share.

Cost: R380 pp (includes a seat, headset, blankets and is topped off with popcorn and candy floss)
Address: 4 Alexander Road, Bantry Bay, Cape Town
Contact: Please reserve space in advance – 021 434 8111


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