Did anyone say date night?
The most romantic day of the year a.k.a. Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. If you’re planning to take your S.O. to celebrate for a romantic evening out but have no idea where to go, this list is for you. Here are places around the metro where you can surprise your date with a dinner they won’t forget:
Whether you want to dine inside the restaurant or at their Bali-esque outdoor area, you will be treated to Chef Sau del Rosario’s Kapampangan food. The restaurant was originally in Pampanga but has recently moved to Poblacion, Makati to cater to more people. Make sure to order their best-sellers like the Spicy Chicken Wings with Spicy Tamarind Dip, Pancit Molo, and more.
For reservations, call 0917 556 0917.
Who doesn’t love Japanese food? From February 12 to 14, they have a special six-course Valentine’s dinner featuring what they’re known for — progressive and comfort Japanese food. For the mains, you get a choice of Roasted Miso Salmon served with a sake butter sauce or a Canadian Prime Rib-Eye with pumpkin puree.
For reservations, call 0917 709 4809.
If you’ve always wanted to try Gallery by Chele’s tasting menu, now would be a great time to indulge a little bit. Choose from their a la carte menu or try their five-course or nine-course tasting menu (P2,600-P3,600). They also have a Vegetarian Tasting Menu! If you plan to stay in, they have a set menu featuring Wagyu MB9 Tenderloin so you can have a special and intimate dining experience for you and your S.O. at home.
For reservations, call 0917 546 1673.
Feeling a little fancy? Wagyu Studio places itself as “not your father’s steakhouse” and we totally understand. At this specialty restaurant, they feature the glorious Japanese wagyu beef. Their customers have a choice to dine at their Yakiniku lounge for their a la cart menu or to try their tasting menu for everything wagyu.
For reservations, call 0917 180 0657.
If your love for Filipino food is unparalleled, you will appreciate Lampara which is a Neo-Filipino restaurant located in Poblacion. For Valentine’s Day, they have a special menu which will have two seatings at 5:30 pm and 8:30 pm and priced at P2,800/person.
For reservations, call 0917 173 5883.
Their Valentine’s Day seating may be fully booked but you can still have the Hapag Valentine’s experience at home. You can create an intimate dinner at home with their 4-course menu, a bottle of wine, short bread from Alexa Versoza, rese petals, a candle, and a playlist curated by their chefs.
For orders, call 0947 560 1853.
Your date will surely be in awe with the ambiance and food at Prologue. Upon entrance, you’ll quickly notice the freshly baked bread and pastries they offer. From pasta to pizza, everything is made in-house to ensure the quality and freshness of their dishes. If you’re bringing the whole family, they also have private rooms that can fit up to 12 guests.
For reservations, call 0961 379 9889.
They’re known for their global gourmet food in an art-filled space. For Valentine’s Day, they have a five-course menu that will surely make your date with your loved one special and memorable. They have three seatings at 12 pm, 6 pm, and 8 pm.
For reservations, call 0995 382 5736.