Let's Get Romantic in Saint Paul
Valentine's Day 2023
True to our reputation as North America's most romantic city, here are so many Saint Paul spots ready to help you celebrate Valentine's Day 2023.
Valentine's Day in Saint Paul
A-Side Public House
Show some love this Valentine's Day at A-Side Public House with a surf and turf or vegetarian pasta option closed out with a chocolate ganache cheesecake. Valentine’s Day menu is available February 10-14, reserve your spot here.
Cooks of Crocus Hill
Cooks of Crocus Hill has a variety of cooking classes for you and your partner and even for the kids! Chef up the romance this Valentine’s Day with the Cupids of Cooks! Valentine’s Day menu is available, reserve your spot here.
Take Bellecour Bakery at Cooks home with their Valentine's Experience. Preorder here.
Ring in the most romantic time of year with dimmed lights and a prefix menu that will include fried oysters, crab pasta, charred ribeye and butterscotch budino for dessert. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 13th, make your reservation here.
El Burrito Mercado
Celebrate Valentine's Day with El Burrito Mercado and celebrate romance with your lover with a heart-shaped tray of a dozen tacos complete with corn tortillas, limes, salsa, cilantro and onion and you can choose one or two meats: steak asada, pork pastor, or chicken. Plus, heart-shaped conchas are available in their panaderia. Valentine’s Day menu available for pickup Feb. 6th through the 15th - requires 24 hours notice. Learn more here.
eM Que Viet
Make your special someone feel extra special this Valentine's Day with a 5-course dinner at eM Que Viet. Select from our most popular items including their famous egg rolls and Bun Rieu pasta. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 9-14. Call for reservations.
The Gnome Pub
Give your sweetheart a Valentine like GNOME other when you celebrate Valentine’s Day at The Gnome. Enjoy a special, three-course Valentine’s Day dinner with your special someone. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 14th, make your reservation here.
Herbie’s On The Park
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Herbie’s On The Park with three courses. Start your meal with smoked salmon toast, Herbie’s caesar salad, or roasted red pepper bisque. For the main, enjoy butter-poached lobster, smoked new york strip dinner or a saffron butter risotto. Make sure to come hungry so you will have room for the dark chocolate cake and chocolate-dipped strawberries! Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 14, make your reservation here.
Eat your heart out with a three-course pre-fixe Valentine's Day dinner for two from Holman's Table topped with sweet treats from Pastry Chef Barb. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 14, make your reservation here.
Kincaid’s has a long weekend of love planned! Between Feb. 10 - 14, reserve your three-course dinner for two at Kincaid's. The menu includes your choice of starters, entrees and desserts such as clam chowder, caesar salad, salmon oscar, filet & prawns, cheesecake and more. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 11-14, make your reservation here.
Treat your loved one to a special Valentine's Day Dinner at Momento! Their team created a very romantic 4-course meal for two. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 11-14, make your reservation here.
The day of love is almost here! Whether you are celebrating with friends, family, or a special someone, this year Mucci’s Italian will be offering a very special four-course tasting menu! Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 14, make your reservation here.
The Naughty Greek
Join The Naughty Greek at their University location for a very Naughty Greek Valentine's Celebration complete with three very NAUGHTY courses and wine or beer! Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 14, make your reservation here.
Pajarito's ❤️'s celebrating special moments with special food. Enjoy a romantic dinner menu complete with lengua sopes, shrimp albondigas, charred squash with someone you love on Valentine's Day. Available Feb. 14, make your reservation here.
Parlour St. Paul
There is nothing more romantic than a Parlour burger and fries, but they are really heating up the romance with their Valentine's Day Tasting Menu. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 14, make your reservation here.
All dessert sales from Pizza Luce on Valentine's Day will be donated to the Animal Humane Society and Animal Allies. Available Feb. 14, place your order here.
Red Cow is bringing on the romance this year. With burgers being their specialty, enjoy a filet mignon burger and a s'mores board for something sweet. Learn more here.
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Red Rabbit with Oysters Rockefeller, beef tartar, lamb chops & gnocchi and end with a yummy S’mores board . Learn more here.
Stop into Revival on Valentine’s Day for a Southern-styled, romantic meal. Revival is offering two glasses of sparkling wine, an appetizer to share, a half-bird, two sides and dessert for two. Valentine’s Day menu available Feb. 14, first come, first served.
Saint Paul Brewing
Have a more casual night out with Saint Paul Brewing’s Valentine’s Day special: a pizza, two beers (of your choice) and two Red Velvet cupcakes for just $35 and Trivia Mafia. Want to skip the pizza and go right for dessert? Packs of cupcakes will also be available for purchase.
Make it a Stay
Covington Inn Bed & Breakfast
Take advantage of the Romance Package at the Covington Inn Bed & Breakfast and surprise your honey with a beautiful flower arrangement, a box of gourmet truffles and a bottle of red, white or sparkling wine in your room when you arrive. See details.
Historic District Bed & Breakfast
Choose a romance package from the Historic District Bed & Breakfast in Cathedral Hill such as the Be Mine Romance Package or the Valentine's Day Weekend Package. See details.
The Saint Paul Hotel
Enjoy a new way to stay at The Saint Paul Hotel with the Spectacular Suite Dining Experience, which includes an overnight suite and dinner for two in the privacy of your suite, a bottle of wine and parking. Or, book a Romance Package that includes guest room accommodations, homemade confection and champagne upon arrival, fresh flowers delivered to your room, $15 per person breakfast credit for room service and a late checkout of 2 p.m. See details.
The Buttered Tin
Butter up your sweetie with romantic cakes and treats from The Buttered Tin. Indulge yourselves in chocolate-covered Twinkies, raspberry cheesecake bars, a sampler of Valentine’s cupcakes, heart-shaped cookies and more! Treats
For the love of cookies! Cookie Cart has two incredibly unique and delicious gift ideas for the sweet ones in your life! Share a dozen hand-decorated Valentine's Day cookies or create a plate of lovely frosted cookies on your own with our Valentine's Day Decorating Kits. Cookies.
Choose from the wide variety of Valentine's Day options from everybody's favorite, Candyland. Candy.
Shop the Valentine's Day gift box from Golden Fig. The box is complete with a Love Potion candle, sparkling rosé gummy bears, Louis Sherry tin of chocolates, cashew brittle, Lovers Leap tea, sea salt caramels and chocolate caramels. Gift Box
Get your chocolate on with decadent delights from Legacy Chocolates. Choose from truffles, chocolate bark, sipping chocolate and so much more. Chocolate.
You simply can't go wrong with honey bonbons from Mademoiselle Miel. These single-origin chocolate shells are filled with creamy Saint Paul rooftop honey. Bon Bons.
Roses are red, violets are blue, we love donuts, how about you? Recite love poems over heart-shaped Mojo Monkey donuts with your honey! Donuts.
Rose Street Patisserie
What's sweeter than being in love? Scrumptious, sugary sweets of course. "Super Valentines" features are available for pre-order, pick up is February 11, 12 and 14. Treats.
Special Gifts & Things to Do
History Theatre is partnering with Lori Dokken to present a Valentine’s Day concert featuring several of the Twin Cities’ finest female musicians delivering their musical thoughts about things they love, who they love, and what they feel love really is about. Tuesday, February 14th. Tickets available here.
Minnesota Historical Society
Make Valentine's Day special with a romantic Valentine's Day tour at James J Hill House.
From calling cards to “basket socials,” early personal ads to "Vinegar Valentines,", uncover the fascinating love lives of yesteryear and hear stories of love, courtship, romance, and marriage from both the Hill family and their domestic employees here. This virtual presentation is presented by Alexander Ramsey House & James J. Hill House.
Paisley Park is kicking off the season of love with 'Love 2 the 9s', an intimate Prince Tribute experience for the true Prince connoisseur that starts with a museum tour, three-course meal, and an acoustic exploration of Prince’s genius catalog consisting of a band featuring Tommy Barbarella and Julius Collins. Friday, February 10th. Tickets available here.
Open Arms of Minnesota
Volunteer with your valentine at Open Arms of Minnesota, an organization that’s been feeding those with life-threatening illnesses for almost 40 years. No matter your talent - baking cookies, chopping vegetables, greeting volunteers, or delivering meals across the Twin Cities - Open Arms has a job for you. Learn more here.
Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
Treat your Valentine to a rare opportunity to dine in the tropics over live music and a prix fixe gourmet dinner. Guests can choose to sit in the Sunken Garden amongst the vibrant pinks, & purple created by beautiful flowers featured in the Winter Flower Show. February 11, 13, 14. Tickets available here. (sold out)
Wabasha Street Caves
Calling all little sweethearts & tiny cupids! Spend a romantic night at The Caves for their Valentine's Day Soirée. Snack on treats, and enjoy an evening of smooth atmospheric music (feat. Swinging on a Star). Dust off your evening wear and invite your special someone for a date night at the beautiful Castle Royal nightclub (now preserved as the Wabasha Street Caves). Tuesday, February 14. Tickets available here.
Don't Forget the Flowers
A. Johnson & Sons
This Grand Avenue shop has been in business since 1936 and guarantees delivery by Valentine's Day. Order here.
HOT TIP: Get a free rose when you purchase flowers using your Local Lover VIP Pass. Download here.
Bouquets by Carolyn
The first African American woman-owned floral business in Saint Paul, Bouquets by Carolyn is sure to have the perfect arrangement for your Valentine. Order here.
Special edition flowers and gifts for Valentine's, as well as a Galentine's Flower Night — a virtual workshop to craft your own flower arrangement. Order here.
Know of another love day special going on in Saint Paul that we missed or just want to share your lovey-dovey photos with us? Spread the love on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter using the hashtag #MYSAINTPAUL!
In addition to Martha's Garden stunning custom-designed floral arrangements, the artfully quaint floral studio on Selby and Snelling, is offering some special treats for Valentine’s Day. Choose from an assortment of “Boutique Boxes: that come with thoughtfully curated sweet and savory food items, including luxurious treats and teas from Rose Street Patisserie, beautiful beeswax candles, soaps, and more. Order online or stop by the shop to peruse the options, and they’ll deliver it right to the door of the person you’re treating. Order here.
Share your special visits with us and tag #MYSAINTPAUL! Is there a Valentine's Day happening that we missed? Let us know!
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