From the most luxurious and romantic dine-outs to the most pocket-friendly dates, if food is on your mind, we’ve got you covered this Valentine’s Day
‘Roll with Love’ at RollDXB
From February 12th to February 14th, celebrate love with your special someone at RollDXB’s retro style Valentine’s Themed Nights. Dubai’s favourite retro rink, RollDXB, gears up to celebrate love complete with special treats and access to the rink. Create the perfect moments and roll out the love at RollDXB – be it a skate-date with your other half, your best friend, or your loved ones.
Priced at AED 143 per person and AED 250 per couple, guests can enjoy full access to the disco ring with skates and safety gear, live DJ, photo memorabilia, games and prize giveaways, and a lot of delicious treats that will complete the journey to the heart!
Spend mornings of your Valentine’s Day weekend with your family with special discounted rates at RollDXB! Enjoy a special discount rate on Valentine’s Weekend of AED 300 for a family of 4.
Book your slot ahead: ‘Roll with Love’ Nights
From Saturday, February 12th to Monday, February 14th
AED 143 per person
AED 250 per couple
Includes skating gear, access to games and prizes, and delicious treats.
Contact: Message: +971 55 800 6868 / Call: +971 4 238 6206
An unforgettable Valentines’ experience at Mimi Kakushi
Love is in the air as Mimi Kakushi unveils a one-night-only exclusive menu for Valentine’s Day. Express your love for your significant other as Mimi Kakushi unveils an exclusive menu for Valentine’s Day. Known for its eclectic interiors and vibrant atmosphere, the city’s loved contemporary dining destination welcomes guests to celebrate love with an intimate ambience transporting them back to a bustling 1920s Osaka. Embark on a memorable experience with a delectable four course set menu that brings together authentic flavours of Japan with a playful edge.
Let sparks fly over sharing platters of Japanese-inspired delicacies, including fresh sushi and maki, a tuna tataki complimented with flavours of charred onion and wasabi green peas, mouthwatering wagyu beef tataki with a drizzle of truffle, and a sublime king crab with fresh mizuna and tobiko.
Melt in your mouth black cod and tiger prawn gyozas, a rock shrimp popcorn tempura and an elevated wagyu and foie gras caviar set the tone for a wholesome feast to follow. The entrées – a marinated black cod with a citrus miso sauce, and fork tender wagyu beef striploin with a chipotle soy glaze – are served with sides of Japanese grilled sweet corn topped with a chili ponzo butter, and grilled fresh asparagus with lime sesame drizzle.
A divine cherry parfait with lychee confit and chocolate namelaka, hits all the right sweet notes for the perfect end to a delightful evening.
Fusing art, music, culture and quintessential flavours of the East, Mimi Kakushi promises an unforgettable dining experience that is sure to sweep your special someone off their feet this Valentine’s Day.
Date: Monday, 14 February 2022
Price: AED 900 for 2
Reservations: +971 4 379 4811
Celebrate the month of Love at Oaks Dubai
Valentine’s is just one day, but at Oaks Ibn Battuta Gate lets you celebrate your loved one for a whole month. With romantic treats, wine and chocolates on arrival and decadent dining options there is no better place to create those special moments. Oaks Ibn Battuta Gate is the ideal place for a romantic getaway with a special offer for lovers. A free upgrade is included for special couples, and if your kids are under 12, they stay free.
Toast your love with a bottle and chocolates from us and dine together with a romantic set menu for two filled with food you love. When it’s time to turn in, we’ll add petals for effect. Leave later on your last day with check-out until 6 pm.
MAIORA by Oaks Brunch takes on a romantic theme during February with all the love in the air. Come along any Saturday during the month for a lively brunch with music, cuisines from all around the world and a nod to Valentine’s Day.
Celebrate love at one of Dubai’s Best Date Night Spot – Indochine
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Indochine, DIFC’s effortlessly chic hotspot and the perfect Valentine’s destination complete with a vibrant atmosphere, intimate dim lighting, delicious fare and specialty cocktails.
The legendary French-Vietnamese restaurant from New York has curated a limited-edition Valentine’s Day offering to mark the special occasion. Guests are invited to go all out and celebrate their loved one with a carefully curated menu of specials, where they can tuck into Indochine classics as well as an array of delectable new dishes created by the restaurant’s renowned culinary team.
The Valentine’s Day menu comprises starters including Crystal Truffle Dumplings (AED 70); and Scallop Crudo with Mango and Jalapeno (AED 76); followed by brand-new main dishes, including Chateaubriand for two (AED 325); Steamed Red Snapper with Scallions and Ginger Oil (AED 165); and Pan-Roasted Poussin with Prawn Mousseline (AED 145). It wouldn’t be Valentine’s Day without a sweet finish, and Indochine is offering its signature Mango Sticky Rice with Mango Sorbet and Coconut Sauce (AED 55) for dessert.
For those looking for an extra intimate setting, Indochine’s stylish outdoor terrace is available for bookings, offering the perfect place for couples to enjoy a romantic dinner underneath the leafy canopy, surrounded by flowers and the brand’s trademark tropical décor.
Guests can also enjoy some post-dinner drinks at Indochine’s stylish, sultry bar, where they are invited to sip on the restaurant’s signature cocktails, such as the Indochine Martini, The Second Empire, or Perfume River. The special Valentine’s Day menu is available alongside Indochine’s regular à la carte offerings.
Contact: +971 4 208 9333
Rediscover romance at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island
Enjoy unparalleled fare and revel in the beauty of the sand and sea with that special someone at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island, as the Abu Dhabi resort is pulling out all the stops to provide guests an ultimate escape this Valentine’s Day. From romantic all-inclusive staycations, couples’ retreat packages and spa days to candlelight dinner by the beach, Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island has Valentine’s Day covered with a variety of offers complete with extra special touches.
VALENTINE’S DAY STAYCATIONS
Guests can pamper themselves and their loved one with a 2-night romantic all-inclusive stay at the Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island. The special Valentine’s Day staycation offer includes exclusive privilege of early check-in and late check-out, access to a selection of five different fine-dining restaurants and bars, pristine white sandy beach and clear blue waters, luxe-swimming pool and lively entertainment.
Pricing: Deluxe Room Rate starting from AED 1,800 per night
Deluxe Room Rate starting from AED2,000 per night (With a special Valentine’s Day dinner in Mermaid restaurant)
VALENTINE’S DAY DINING OPTIONS
From dinner under the stars overlooking the stunning shoreline, private candlelight dinner by the beach to various 5-course fine dining options, Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island has Valentine’s Day dinner covered for all tastes and budgets. Added value benefits for Valentine’s Day dining offers includes complimentary post-dinner drinks at Orient Bar, 25 per cent discount on Orient Bar’s beverage menu, 30 per cent discount voucher for Mermaid Restaurant’s Sunday seafood brunch with beach access, 50 per cent discount for children, and 25 per cent discount in Anjana Spa valid until the end of February, 2022.
Valentine’s Day dinner under the stars at Mermaid Restaurant
Mermaid Restaurant sets the mood for Valentine’s Day with a romantic dinner in Mermaid restaurant by the beach under the starry nights of Saadiyat Island. Guests can enjoy a glass of bubbly welcome drink, followed by a 5-course fine-dining meal with grape pairing, inclusive of unlimited select beverages and a romantic live performance by a band.
Venue: Mermaid Restaurant
Price: AED 390 per couple (in-house guests); AED 799 per couple (walk-in guests)
Romantic candlelight dinner at the Beach Boardwalk
For an extra special Valentine’s Day dinner, guests can indulge in privacy and exclusivity by the beach at Rixos Premium Saadiyat Island’s beach boardwalk. After walking down a red carpet covered in rose petals with a welcome from a private butler carrying a bouquet of roses, a bottle of premium bubbly, and savory canapés, guest will be treated to a specially curated 5-course fine dining dinner, complete with premium grape pairing and unlimited select beverages. A duo live performance by a harpist and flutist will set the mood for an evening of romance guests will not forget.
Venue: Beach Boardwalk
Price: AED 4,999 per couple
Candlelight dinner under the stars at L’Olivo Restaurant
Guests can express their appreciation for their loved one with a romantic dinner at L’Olivo Restaurant, where they can enjoy a romantic 5-course dinner with grape pairing, unlimited select beverages, complemented by a live guitar performance setting the mood for the evening.
Venue: L’Olivo Restaurant
Price: Starting from AED 300 per couple
Special Teppanyaki show at Aja Restaurant
Guests can indulge in an exclusive dining experience at Rixos’ renowned Japanese restaurant, Aja. Complete with a romantic private dining set-up, a glass of bubbly welcome drink and a delicious 5-course authentic Japanese dinner, guests will be treated to an exclusive hibachi chef cooking performance and unlimited select beverages.
Venue: Aja Restaurant
Price: AED 1,499 per couple
Valentine’s Day 5-course set menu at Aja Restaurant
Aja invites guests to spoil their loved one this Valentine’s Day with an opulent and authentic Japanese 5-course fine dining dinner over a glass of bubbly as welcome drink, complete with grape pairing and unlimited select beverages.
Venue: Aja Restaurant
Price: AED 999 per couple
*Prior booking is required; T&Cs apply
Call: +971 (2) 492 2222
Turkish Village presents a romantic dinner for two
Loved ones can enjoy an authentic Turkish feast inspired by rich Ottoman culture for AED 300 per couple on Valentine’s Day from 6pm onwards. Couples can take a culinary adventure to Turkey this Valentine’s Day, as Turkish Village in Jumeirah and Dubai Festival City presents an intimate and romantic candlelit five-course dinner for those looking to celebrate love on February 14.
Sparking romance with indulgent flavours, Turkish Village’s set menu features highlights such as impressive kebabs and mezze by the meter, accompanied by soup, salad, dessert and tea.
A generous spread showcasing only the freshest ingredients is to be expected, including Turkish specialties like chicken, lamb and beef kebabs infused with the sweetest of spices and marinated overnight for optimum taste. Accompanying mezze dishes are sure to go down a treat, with highlights of carrot tarator, moutabel, hummus and spicy tomato salad, among others.
With a reputation for quality and tradition, Turkish Village ensures a romantic, laid-back evening for all, with picturesque rooftop dining available at the Jumeirah branch and terrace seating that overlooks the fountain show at Dubai Festival City.
Celebrate the Day of Love with Three Course Set Menu at Jehangirs
Experience royalty this Valentine’s Day with special three-course meals at Jehangirs, and taste the flavours of Modern Mughlai cuisine. Take your partner for a romantic royal dinner and enjoy palatable food from the V-day special Menu.
Start the evening with a complimentary crafted mocktail of glass of rose. Enjoy your three-course meal with Pumpkin Soup or Murgh Badami Sorba, bon the appétit with mouth-watering appetizers Dahi Kebab, Hariyalo Salmon Tikka, and more. The main course menu will take you to a flavourful ride with Malai Kofta, Awadhi Gosht Handi Korma, etc., accompanied with assorted bread. End your romantic Valentine’s Day dinner on a sweet note with Rose Malai Kulfi.
Not up for a set meal, there will be a surprise complimentary dessert for couples celebrating Valentine’s evening with Jehangirs and opt for an a la carte menu.
When: Monday, 14th February 2022
What: Three-Course Menu, Veg and Non-Veg. Priced at AED 69
Call: Al Mankhool (05916167) and Al Jimi Mall, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi Emirates (03 7660033)
Enjoy a romantic dinner at The Market Place, Marriott Al Jaddaf
Celebrate the special day with a grand and romantic dinner date at The Market Place, Marriott Al Jaddaf. The Market Place joins in the celebration with an exquisite buffet menu, beverages and music in a gorgeous setting. The lovingly curated menu includes a selection of appetizers, main-course and a dessert buffet of decadent treats. Couples can savor the buffet menu set by Chef Saurabh featuring dishes such as Salmon Gravlax, Sushi, Osso Buco Milanese and Kousa Mahsi. End the night on a sweet note with delectable Red chocolate fountain with exotic fruits, red velvet truffle balls and New York cheesecake to name a few. Embrace the moment, with an intimate candlelit dinner, picturesque ambiance, romantic music and more.
When: February 14, 2022
AED 299 per couple, inclusive of food and free flow of soft beverages.
Call: +9714 317 7777
Get romantic at the newly-opened pool and Sky Lounge High Note at Aloft Mina
Imagine a night of dazzling downtown skyline view, live music, and a romantic dinner setting under the open star-lit sky. It is High Note Pool and Sky Lounge for you – an effortlessly chic rooftop lounge that offers a perfect venue to celebrate a cozy romantic dinner date with your partner. The newly-opened rooftop venue at Aloft Mina has a special three course Valentine’s Day menu priced at AED 249 and AED 499.
Good food, great vibes, Live DJ and music, breathtaking Dubai Skyline views along with surprise complimentary shots or desserts on your table throughout the evening. With a special valentine menu, First Kiss (Starters), Rapture (Main course), Sweet Surrender (Dessert).
Where: High Note Pool & Sky Lounge Rooftop Level, Aloft Al Mina Hotel
Call: 055 401 6996
Get a slice of Turkey with a complimentary dessert and a sketch with your Date at Bosporus
Turkish food restaurant, Bosporus is offering customers a romantic evening under the stars at their JBR location this Valentine’s Day. Couples who decide to celebrate their love the Turkish way will have the option to book an outdoor table, set up with flowers while listening to the best of Turkish romance music. A live sketch artist will also paint the couple, as if on a quaint cobbled street in Turkey.
Bosporus that has been delighting customers with scrumptious, fresh Turkish cuisine since 2008, will also be serving a complimentary special red velvet cake to all customers upon ordering a main course. A few dishes that food lovers can expect to find on this delightful Turkish menu include: Bosporus Signature Salad, a mix of seven types of Turkish appetizers, main course options like Testi Kebab, Mixed Grill, Halep Kebab and Dana Saslik. Desserts include a choice between the famous Bosporus Baklava and a fresh fruit platter.
Call: 04 380 8090
Get, set, love with Bombay Bunglow
Enjoy a rich culinary experience with a 3-course set menu while you bask in the amazing beach weather with views of Ain Dubai. The 3-course set menu sets the tone by offering a variety of delicacies catered to vegetarians, including Pudina Paneer Tikka, Dal Thikri quesadilla, and a chef’s assortment of fine bread to share. Oozing flavors that make for a healthy, wholesome, and inventive meal, each recipe combines contrasting gastronomic tastes into a single dish. Continuing in the theme of the restaurant, the dishes in no way dissuade away from the true elements and flavors of an authentic Indian kitchen.
Where: Bombay Bunglow, The Beach Mall, JBR
Celebrating flavour and love at Ibn AlBahr
Sailing in strong on the winter breeze from the Palm Jumeirah, Ibn AlBahr is serving a delicious Lebanese seafood-inspired culinary adventure this Valentine’s Day. In a relaxed ambiance that overlooks the unbeatable views of the Palm, Ibn AlBahr is a lover’s haven bringing carefully sourced produce and fresh, wildly caught seafood to your plates. The gastronomic experience is brought to life through the modern take on the curation of the menu – fusing the best techniques and flavors to enhance culinary creations.
The menu has been conceptualized to cater to every refined palate. The choice for starters includes a selection of mouth-watering raw and hot dishes and salads highlighting the succulent Oysters, Fish Tajen or Moutabal. Chef’s Corner of highly recommended dishes presents a Cuttlefish in Ink and a must-try signature dish – Lobster , Thermador beautifully presented to impress your Instagram followers and your significant other.
Offering something sweet for the couple, guests can relish on the Kunafa, transporting you to the shores of Lebanon oozing flavor whilst you enjoy the delicious treats and complete with a bottle of bubbly.
Make it a rendezvous for two at Ibn AlBahr for the real affair. Nestled among the swaying palm trees, by the private beach set in a quaint and romantic setting.
Price: AED 700 per couple
Call: 04 553 9575
It’s all about showing love ‘ghevar-style’ at Sagar Ratna
This Valentine’s Day, the homegrown vegetarian Rajasthani and Marwari cuisine restaurant Sagar Ratna is launching a popular Marwari dessert of Ghevar in heart shape. This royal Marwari dessert is ordered to celebrate special occasions. This Valentine’s day, the fans of Ghevar can celebrate the season of love with this sharing heart-shaped dessert at Sagar Ratna. The heart-shaped Ghevar can be shared between two and is priced at AED 25. Available throughout Valentine’s week from 7th February to 15th February at Sagar Ratna Oud Metha and JLT.
Where: Sagar Ratna JLT and Oud Metha
Timing: 8 am- 11 pm
Call: JLT (044-533364); Oud Metha (043795493)
Add sweetness to your relationship with a special Rose treat at Dhaba Lane
The popular home-grown Punjabi Restaurant that celebrates the tradition of Indian Dhabas, Dhaba Lane is in Valentine’s mode with its special V-Day dessert. The restaurant is offering a special Rose Malai Cake – a Classic Cheesecake with a spin. A fusion dessert infused with Rasgulla Chunks, Saffron Syrup, and Dodha Barfi Mash, priced at AED 25.
When: Monday, 14th February 2022
Call: Dhaba Lane Karama (043583554); Garhoud (042237233)
Show the love at Yummy Dosa
Yummy Dosa, a renowned Mumbai Street Style Dosa Brand, is no less when it comes to making Valentine’s Day special for you. The popular dosa junction will serve their signature dishes, Mysore Uttapam, in the heart shape. The Mysore bhaji is sandwiched between the two uttapam layers, cooked with a dollop of Amul butter for heart-shaped Mysore Uttapam to celebrate the special occasion.
There is something special for singles too. A complimentary brownie for all singles dining with Yummy Dosa on 14th February.
When: Monday, 14th February 2022
Call: Discovery Gardens (+971 48767982) and Al Kamara (+97143426332)
It’s all happy, hearty, and red at Yoko Sizzlers
Warm up your love over a steamy hot sizzler and enjoy a romantic candlelight dinner at Yoko Sizzlers. Known for serving a quality 60 plus variety of sizzlers since 1986, Yoko Sizzlers is all geared up for Valentine’s Day. There will be candles, roses and balloons to set the mood, and of course, mouth-watering delicacies for making it special for you and your partner over tempting sizzling dishes. Don’t leave the place without digging into the popular sizzling brownie with ice-cream.
When: Monday, 14th February 2022
What: Roses, Candles, and Balloon for a romantic V-Day vibe
Call: Burjuman (04 396 8668) and Al Nahda 1 (Qusais) (04 250 8668)
Celebrate in the comfort of your home with a royal touch at Art of Dum
Binge-watching your favourite series with bae by your side, delicious dinner, and ending the evening on a sweet note with some mouthwatering desserts like Zauq-e-Shahi from Indian Gourmet Cloud Kitchen, Art of Dum. This is what a cozy, low-key at-home romantic Valentine’s Day plan sounds like! Art of Dum, is serving a Valentine’s Day Special Dessert, Zauq-e-Shahi, at AED 26 only on 14th Feb. It is a fried Khoya Dumplings served with sweetened thick milk and full of palate satiating flavours. Art of Dum has uniquely transformed the home-dining experience with authentic style slow-cooked delicacies served in eco-friendly sustainable packaging. The popular cloud kitchen restaurant follows the traditional ‘Dum Pukht’ style cooking to pay homage to the culinary heritage of the royal kitchens of ‘Awadh’.
Order V-Day Special Meals along with the special Zauq-e-Shahi dessert and enjoy the Day of Love and Romance.
When: Monday, 14th February 2022
Call: Karama (971)525752132, Discovery Gardens (971)525752313 Al Barsha (+97145485111)
A romantic treat awaits at Sedap Asian Street Kitchen
Journey to South East Asia this Valentine’s Day with an offer that goes easy on the purse strings. The most romantic day of the year is on the horizon and idyllic waterfront restaurant, Sedap Asian Street Kitchen is serving up a romantic offer for two that’s hard to resist. Nestled in a rooftop location that offers uninterrupted views over the waters of Dubai Creek, Sedap sets the scene for an intimate and relaxed evening for couples looking for a fuss-free, laid-back experience paired with flavour-packed food this Valentine’s Day.
Going all-in on romance but easy on the purse strings, Sedap’s special Valentine’s Day dinner is priced at AED 188 per couple for a three-course set menu. From the spice-filled kitchen, love birds dining at Sedap this February 14 can opt for a non-vegetarian or vegetarian menu. Starters from each of the menus include options like crispy golden mushroom or Chinese chicken soup, followed by main courses of BBQ sambal seabass, chicken rice, broccoli mushroom, stir-fry tofu with basil and vegetarian fried rice.
To make the night even sweeter, diners will delight in a choice of desserts including pandan chocolate fondue or ice kachang. Sedap offers guests both indoor and outdoor seating for guests.
Where: Sedap Asian Street Kitchen, Al Seef
Call: +971 4 370 8288