1. K West Hotel & Spa - Treat yourself to an aphrodisiac tasting menu
Treat your lover to a lust-inducing ‘Fourteen Aphrodisiacs’ tasting menu, which incorporates 14 aphrodisiac ingredients to get hearts racing this Valentine’s Day (£50 per person).
2. Sartoria, Saville Row - Enjoy a 4-course menu of indulgent dishes
In celebration of Valentine’s weekend, Chef Patron Francesco Mazzei has created a special four-course menu of indulgent dishes. Perfectly suited to the Valentine’s season and priced at £60 per head, the menu includes Charcoal diver scallops with ‘nduja and salsa verde; Lobster ravioli with truffle and Beef tagliata followed by a chocolate dome for dessert. For an additional £50 per person, the menu could be expertly paired with matching wines by the sommelier. Diners visiting Sartoria can also book a chauffeur-driven Maserati Quattroporte, available for an additional charge of £50 per hour.
3. Dirty Bones - Have some 'Dirty Lovin' specials
This Valentine's weekend, Dirty Bones restaurants will be offering their new 'Dirty Lovin’ specials, including the 'Sugar Daddy Cocktail' (Bombay Sapphire, Cointreau, lemon, Lillet Rouge and egg white, served in a glass rimmed with popping candy and hundreds & thousands, £9.50). Guests will also be able to enjoy the Banana Toblerone-Tella Waffles (caramelised banana, Toblerone-tella, blueberry jam, peanut butter gelato, and crushed nuts served on a freshly baked waffle, £7.50)
Dirty Bones Kensington
For those looking to go all out on the evening of 14th February, a Valentine’s Tasting Menu event will also be happening at Dirty Bones Kensington, featuring some brand new dishes developed by special guest chef, Adam Rawson. Courses will include heroes like the Slow-Cooked Short Rib (tender beef short rib with molasses and chipotle glaze); Dirty Bream (BBQ Bream, with sage, chimichurri, charred lemon and mustard frills); the indulgent PB & J dessert (peanut butter banoffee pie with blackberry jam sorbet) and more – plus the ‘’Sugar Daddy’’ welcome cocktail. The set menu, including sides and feature cocktail, will cost £25pp for 2 courses, or £30pp for 3 courses.
4. Big Easy Canary Wharf - Get into the spirit of love at the Pre-Valentine’s Day bash
Ahead of Valentine’s Day this year, Big Easy will be getting guests in the mood for love with a pre-Valentine’s party on 11th February. From7pm until late, guests can dance the night away to a nine piece swing and jazz band, whilst sipping on sparkling cocktails such as The Sweetheart Sparkler (Bombay Sapphire gin, lemon, sugar, and raspberries, topped with Prosecco and garnished with redcurrants, £6.90). And if that wasn’t enough, there will be competitions and free hugs for everyone!
5. Sky Garden - The height of love
Treat someone special to the ultimate Valentine's Day experience at Sky Garden from drinks with a view at Sky Pod Bar, a lively brunch in Darwin, to elegant dining in Fenchurch and private dining in the Vinoly Room. Book here for Darwin, Sky Pod or Fenchurch .
6. Novikov - Masked fun at Valentine's Day masquerade party
Drawing inspiration from the Venice Carnival, Novikov Restaurant & Bar will see Novikov create its very own masquerade party, taking place in the romantic surroundings of the Italian Restaurant from 9pm on Saturday 13th February.
As candles cast a soft glow, guests can feast on head chef Marco Torri’s delicious and authentic Italian dishes before a spectacular programme of entertainment takes them through to the early hours of Valentine’s Day morning. For just £130 per person, revellers will be welcomed with a Bellini on arrival followed by a choice of any three courses from the Italian Restaurant’s à la carte menu.
Also included is a live band, fire eaters and dancers, before a selection of top DJs take to the stage until 3am.For those who prefer to arrive later, a special party admission from midnight to 3am is £50 per person, inclusive of welcome Bellini and canapés together with DJs and dancing. Masks and costumes optional, but encouraged!
7. Royal Garden Hotel - Enjoy afternoon tea or a Chinese meal for two
Park Terrace Restaurant at The Royal Garden Hotel is the ideal spot for an indulgent champagne afternoon tea for two. Or if it's dinner you're seeking, the 10th floor restaurant Min Jiang serves authentic Chinese cuisine of the highest quality, while providing sensational sweeping views across Kensington Gardens, Kensington Palace and London's skyline.