Valentine's Day is right around the corner and let's face it, you're probably still scrambling to pick the perfect restaurant for you and that special someone. Fear not, we've put together a list of some great local spots offering an array of Valentine's Day-themed events that won't break the bank. Keep reading to find out more. And don't forget to make reservations!
Rooftop at the Providence G
100 Dorrance St., Providence
Feb. 14 from 6pm to 9pm
$49 per person
If you're looking for a unique Valentine's Day experience, check out Providence's only rooftop lounge. Located on Dorrance St., Rooftop at the G's Valentine's Day three-course prefix menu includes shellfish chowder, charcuterie and cheese, and filet mignon. Not to mention, local live pianist Alissa Musto will be providing the musical accompaniment. If you're not into the prefix selections, Rooftop's regular menu will also be available.Visit www.rooftopattheg.com/reservat ions or call 401-632-4904 to reserve a table.
645 Douglas Pike, Smithfield
Feb 10-12, 14
$34.99 per person
One of the more affordable options on our list, Terrazza is offering a three-course Valentine's Special for just $34.99 per person. Main course options include brown sugar pan seared Scottish salmon and wild mushroom ravioli. The special also includes a glass of red or white wine. Dessert options are also available, but not included in the $34.99.
To make reservations, click here or call 401-233-3223
Contemporary Theater Company
327 Main St., South Kingstown
Feb. 12 at 7pm
$30 per person
Why not skip the main course and go right for dessert? Indulge your sweet tooth at South Kingstown's Contemporary Theater Company's 5th Annual Chocolate and Wine Tasting. This year's menu includes three desserts: Chocolate Crunch Layer Cake, Chilled Chocolate Truffle Soufflé, and Silken Chocolate Fondue. Each dessert is also paired with wine.
To purchase tickets, click here
280 Washington Hwy., Smithfield
Feb. 12 - Feb. 14
$35 per couple
Stillwater Tavern's Valentine's Day Special, which is available Feb. 12 through Feb. 14, includes entrée choices like prime rib, basked stuffed chicken and baked scrod. Couples will also enjoy an appetizer, coffee, and dessert.
To make reservations, call 401-232-0300
736 N. Broadway, East Providence
Feb. 14 at 7pm
$90 per couple
Couples looking for a casual dining experience including good food and good music should look no further than the Strictly Sinatra Dinner Show at B. Pinelli's. For $90, couples can enjoy a four course meal, a complimentary glass of champagne, and musical stylings of Michael Dutra.
For tickets, call 401-270-7111
Sons of Liberty Spirit Co.
1425 Kingstown Rd., South Kingstown
Feb. 14 from 6pm to 9pm
If you're not in the mood for prefix menus and fancy desserts, Sons of Liberty Spirit Co. has the perfect event for you. The award winning distillery will be hosting the "Whiskey Is My Valentine" event from 6pm to 9pm. Instead of flowers and chocolates, why not have whiskey, beer and cocktails? And what's more, there's no cover charge. So drop by and enjoy a single barrel whiskey or one of their famous cocktails. No reservations are needed.
3 Wake Robin Rd., Lincoln
$16.99 for boxed chocolates and single rose; plus regular priced menu items
If you're in the mood for Italian, Lincoln's Trattoria Romana is offering a Valentine's Day special of a single rose and a box of chocolates for $16.99. The restaurants normal fair, consisting of classical Italian dishes and Roman Specialties will also be available. Trattoria Romana's menu items are moderately priced and entrées range between $17.95 and $34.95.
Click here or call 401-333-6700 to reserve a table.
166 Valley St., Providence
Feb. 14 at 6pm
Plates range from $5 to $25
Located at the Rising Sun Mills in Providence, Easy Entertaining has been providing Rhode Islanders with farm fresh food since 2006. Like year's past, the local catering company will be offering a Valentine's Day tasting dinner featuring tapas style small plates and hand-selected wine pairings. This year's special menu features thirteen vegetarian options under $9 and thirteen meat and fish options ranging from $5 to $25. And what's more, there's also several dessert options including the "chocolate trio," which includes chocolate coconut cake, chocolate moose, and banana walnut terrine for $8.
To make reservations, email nik@EasyEntertainingRI.com or call 401-437-6090
Not Your Average Joe's
400 Bald Hill Rd., Warwick
Feb. 10 - Feb. 14
$22.99 and under
The one chain restaurant on our list, Not Your Average Joe's has an enticing list of Valentine's Day specials from Feb. 10 through Feb. 14. The menu boasts three specialty cocktails, including the Blushing Heart Martini, as well as three entrees all under $22.99. And to top it all off, you can also add on a Fresh Berry Meringue for $7.99.
Click here or call 401-739-5637 to book a table