FOR FONDUE LOVERS:
Swap Cupid's Arrow for a fondue fork at The Melting Pot.
Couples can dine Valentine's Day and Sat., Feb. 15th at $74.90 per person or for $59.90 per person Thurs., Feb 13th and Sun., Feb. 16th.
The Valentine's Special includes a four course gourmet fondue dinner, a framed photo of each couple and a goodie bag containing a $25 gift certificate. Or go VIP for $199.95 per couple for the Valentine's special plus more private setting, rose petals on the table and a half dozen roses. http://www.meltingpot.com/
FOR STEAK LOVERS:
Enjoy the classic setting of Donovan's in central Phoenix, where you can enjoy the Valentine's menu Friday and Saturday. They are featuring a 3 course Prix Fixe Surf & Turf for $100 per person. Call 602.955.3666 and make your reservations early. They can also arrange for a dozen roses as well as any other special requests. Click here for more info.
FOR ITALIAN CARB LOVERS:
Stuff yourself with a five-course Italian feast from Brugos Pizza Company at el Pedregal from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 14. www.brugospizza.net.
FOR THE ANTI-VALENTINE'S:
Proof at Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North with an “Singles' Awareness Day” menu includes offering such as fried frog legs, served with spicy greens, pepper jelly and smoked blue cheese–and other dishes with such ingredients at bad breath-inducing garlic, pungent cheese and more. To make reservations, call 480.513.5085.
Kazimierz World Wine Bar has a three-course Valentine’s Day menu on Valentine's Day...including fondue for two and wine pairings are included in the $44 per guest prix fixe menu. Seating for the Valentine’s Day dinner will occur from 6-8 p.m. with live music at 9 p.m. Reservations required; call 480.946.3004.
The Verrado Grille inside the Raven Golf Course’s clubhouse is offering up a Sweetheart Dinner Menu on Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Enjoy entrees like braised short rib with scallops, prime rib with prawns, or grilled chicken with ‘smokey’ tomato. www.ravenatverrado.com.
FOR THOSE WHO LOVE PDA:
Help break a Guiness World Record at La Prima Donna Italian Restaurant in Scottsdale, where they are encouraging Valentine's Day guests to break the current record of 351 people in the longest kissing chain. It starts at 4:30 p.m. on Valentine’s Day in the La Prima Donna parking lot, then participants can dine at 15 percent off. A minister will also be around to renew vows and take a photo. Make your reservations at www.lpdir.com.
The Purveyors of Fine Foods are the Pureveyors of Love for those who don't feel like going out. Grab a heart-shaped "sweetheart" Ribeye steak from AJ's for $14.99 per lb, with some Lobster Tails and Cooked Jumbo Shrimp. Wash it down with Roederer Estate Brut for $22.99 and top it off with chocolate dipped strawberries. Click here for ideas.