Valentine’s Day is a holiday filled with love, laughter, and – for most people – a romantic dinner to show your significant other how much they mean to you. If you are looking for a nice, dreamy place to take your sweetie this year, Charlotte has you covered. Dig through your closet for your nicest suit or dress and check out our list of some of Charlotte’s best Valentine’s Day dinner selections.
Blue Restaurant & Bar
Mediterranean cuisine is Blue’s specialty: they offer a multi-cultural menu that will excite and entice you this Valentine’s Day. There are two dining options for Blue’s V-day specials. February 11, 12, and 14, they offer a sweetheart three-course dinner and on February 13, a lobster lover’s delight 3-course dinner.
The McNinch House is a restaurant like no other – a quaint spot situated in a historic Victorian-era home. With a pre-determined meal and wine list, the McNinch House is one of the most exclusive restaurants in Charlotte. Their Valentine’s Day special is a can’t-miss six-course chef’s tasting menu with wine pairings included.
Carpe Diem Restaurant
Located in the historic Elizabeth neighborhood, Carpe Diem Restaurant is a high dining experience with a diverse menu including seafood and vegetarian options. At Carpe Diem, you can find a three-course meal for Valentine’s Day with choice of appetizer, entrée, and dessert.
Sullivan’s Steakhouse not only has a delectable menu and signature cocktails, but they also provide live music to put you in the mood for romance. Check out their Valentine’s Day special of dinner for two with your choice of salad or soup, entrée, and dessert. Their quaint two story brick building in the South End neighborhood will surely be a steakhouse experience like no other.
Southern cuisine is what you will find at Terrace Café, where warmth and relaxation are the primary objectives. A four-course meal including champagne and chocolate covered strawberries is on the menu for the Valentine’s Day special at Terrace Café. With classic southern dishes and house specialties this restaurant could be your perfect Valentine’s Day date.
Chima Brazilian Steakhouse
If you are in the mood for delicious traditional Brazilian food in an upscale environment, then Chima Brazilian Steakhouse is just be the place. For this Valentine’s Day, the special will include, rodizio, salad bar, coffee, champagne, and dessert. Chima Brazilian Steakhouse is conveniently located in Uptown Charlotte just blocks away from points of interest like the Bobcats Arena and the Belk Theatre.