Valentine’s Day around Charlotte: Here’s our list of local special deals

Valentine’s Day around Charlotte: Roses are red, violets are blue, here are some local Valentine’s Day specials just for you! From a delicious box of cookies to a 3-course meal while sipping a glass of red or white, there’s something for everyone on our list. Swipe right and check out our list! 

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AC Hotel Charlotte SouthPark Valentine's Day Special
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AC Hotel Charlotte SouthPark

AC Hotel Charlotte SouthPark is offering a wonderful Date Night package.

The package includes:

  • Two cocktails from Cordial
  • Sparkling Rosé
  • Dessert provided in room
  • A late checkout of 2 p.m.

Rates start at $169/night.

The package is good for any night over Valentine’s weekend. (Those days include Friday through Sunday, February 14th)

 

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Amelie's French Bakery & Cafe

Amelie’s French Bakery & Cafe is offering delicious specialty boxes of handmade French macarons.

Each Valentine’s Day inspired 12-pack gift box will include the following specialty flavors:

  • Strawberry Dark Chocolate French Macaron (red cookie with mini dark chocolate chips filled with strawberry marmalade and dark chocolate ganache)
  • Milk Chocolate Caramel French Macaron (brown cookie dusted with turbinado sugar filled with  milk chocolate ganache and caramel center)
  • Lavender White Chocolate French Macaron (pink and white swirled cookie filled with lavender-infused white chocolate ganache)

You can also purchase other delicious treats available for purchase in-store for customers located in the greater Charlotte area.

  • Chocolate and Vanilla Éclairs – customize a short heartfelt message on top of the éclairs. All customized pre-orders need to be made at least 24 hours in advance by calling or stopping in any of the locations.
  • Valentine’s-themed French macarons – a variety of red, pink, and white cookies either filled with vanilla buttercream, ganache, or raspberry marmalade.
  • Heart-shaped Macaron Gâteau – available at all locations by pre-order at least 48 hours in advance. 
  • Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries – available in milk, dark, and white chocolate.
  • Berry Lover Gift Box that includes all berry-flavored pastries: tarts, mini mousse cups, and French macarons.
  • Chocolate Lover Gift Box that includes a chocolate layered torte, chocolate strawberries, French macarons, and salted caramel brownie halves.
  • Decorated pâté sucrée cookies

Find more information: ameliesfrenchbakery.com

 

 

Anne Springs Close Greenway

Anne Springs Close Greenway is offering dinner and a carriage ride!

Enjoy a 3-course gourmet dinner with a romantic carriage ride through the Gateway grounds. Carriage rides will last approximately 20 minutes and blankets are recommended.

3-course dinner:

First Course:

Seafood duo of scratch-made She Crab Soup topped with jumbo lump crab meat and pan-seared jumbo scallops served over warm bacon jam made with our very own house-made bacon. Finished with local microgreens lightly tossed in a lemon vinaigrette.

Second Course: Beef short rib Osso Bucco slow-braised in merlot wine finished with a gremolata served over creamy Italian style polenta with honey-roasted baby carrots and shaved Brussel sprouts.

Third Course: Silky smooth raspberry and white chocolate NY style cheesecake finished with fresh raspberries, a raspberry glaze, and garnished with fresh mint.

Find more information: https://gatewaycanteen.square.site/product/2-12-valentines-day-carriage-ride-and-dinner-for-2/412?cp=true&sa=true&sbp=false&q=false

 

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Bossy Beulah's

Bossy Beulah’s is offering a simple, yet delicious Valentine’s Day meal.

Beauts & A Bottle will include:

  • Two Sandwiches
  • Bottle of Rosé
  • The price is $60

Preorder now: https://www.toasttab.com/bossy-beulahs/v3/?mode=fulfillment

Find more info: https://bossybeulahs.com/

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Chef Sly

This local Chef is releasing a delicious Valentine’s Day Dinner.

The dinner includes:

  • Candied Garden Salad
  • Filet Mignon or jumbo crab cake
  • Red velvet cake
  • $75 per person
  • Delivery only

For more info: https://www.slythechef.com/

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Dressler's Famous Cheesecake
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Dressler's Restaurant

Both locations of Dressler’s Restaurant are offering a four-course menu for Valentine’s Day.

You can find the Metropolitan menu here: http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com/wp-content/uploads/Valentines-Day-2021.pdf

Looking for the Birkdale Village menu, here you go:http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com/wp-content/uploads/Dresslers_ValentinesDay.pdf

You’ll need to make reservations: http://www.dresslersrestaurant.com/

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East Main Guest House Bed & Breakfast
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East Main Guest House Bed & Breakfast

This beautiful bed and breakfast located in Rock Hill has a couple of romantic options for a weekend getaway for two.

Romance Package:

  • This package includes chilled champagne or sparkling wine
  • A dozen roses or fresh seasonal flower bouquet
  • Six chocolate-covered strawberries. 
  • The Romance Package is $120.00

Champagne and Chocolate Treat

  • Enjoy a bottle of chilled champagne (or sparking wine/cider)
  • Four chocolate-covered strawberries. 
  • This package is $75.00

Book a room and find more details: https://eastmainguesthouse.com/our-inn/

Flipside Cafe

The Flipside Cafe located in Fort Mill is offering a Surf & Turf Special Valentine’s Dinner! This dinner will be available from February 12-14!

View the menu: https://www.facebook.com/theflipsidecafe/photos/a.364188870393972/2470028623143309/

The dinner will be $50 per person. Be sure you call to make a reservation!

Source: Melting Pot

Melting Pot - Charlotte/Midtown

The Melting Pot is offering a Valentine’s Weekend Night of Love Deluxe Fondue To-Go Package! 

This package includes:

  • Cheese Fondue for two
  • Charcuterie board
  • Choice of two salads
  • Chocolate Fondue for two
  • Sweet Additions (Cheesecake, macarons, cream puffs).
  • 6 Red roses in a vase with accent flowers
  • Rose petals
  • (2) votive candles
  • A pair of Melting Pot stemless wine glasses.

The Valentine’s Weekend Night of Love Deluxe Fondue To-Go Package is $125 per couple!

ONLY A FEW PACKAGES REMAIN FOR PRE-ORDER!
Order online for Curbside pick-up: https://www.toasttab.com/the-melting-pot-charlotte-midtown/v3/?mode=fulfillment
Friday, Feb. 12th- Sunday, Feb. 14th only.

North Corner Haven

North Corner Haven is offering an Intimate Valentine’s Dinner. We’re told they will have a waitlist if it sells out!

This event will feature:

  • Cocktails at 5:00 p.m. by the fire
  • Dinner & Live Music at 6:00 p.m.
  • Event Concludes at 8:30 p.m.

Tickets: Early Bird Pricing begins at $350 per couple, $700 per two couples

If you’d like more information: https://northcornerhaven.com/product/valentines-dinner/

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OGGI Ristorante Italiano

OGGI is offering a special pre-fixe menu on Valentine’s Day.

Source: OGGI Ballantyne

Make a reservation: https://resy.com/cities/clt/oggi?date=2021-02-14&seats=2

For more information: http://www.oggicharlotte.com/

Papa Doc's Shore Club

Papa Doc’s located on Lake Wylie is planning a special meal for two this Valentine’s Day.

The dinner includes:

  • A bottle of bubbly
  • Shrimp cocktail
  • 2 4oz lobster tails
  • 4 3oz filet medallions
  • You get a choice of 2 family-style sides
  • Choice of salad
  • A dessert to share

The dinner for two cost $80.

Find more info: https://www.facebook.com/Papa-Docs-Shore-Club-285359305506348/

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Pump House

Enjoy dinner with a view! The Pump House in Rock Hill is offering a delicious 4-course Valentine’s Day meal.

You can view the menu: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/59e9fc668fd4d211536c06fa/t/601316621a154c1d80fd53b8/1611863650177/2021+happy+valentine.pdf

The 4-course meal is $60 per person.

Call for Reservations 803.329.8888

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Salmeri's Italian Kitchen

Enjoy Jumbo Shrimp Scampi, Grilled Sirloin Steak, Lobster Fra Diavolo, and Italian Chocolate Smores Budino Cake at Salmeri’s Italian Kitchen. This Fort Mill restaurant is offering a special Valentine’s Day Dinner.

This dinner will be available from February 12-14!

The dinner is three courses for $50 per person!

For more information: https://www.facebook.com/salmeriskitchen

 

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Spindle Bar

Celebrating Galentine’s Day with your favorite gal pals? Spindle Bar has the perfect thing for you!

Galentine’s Day at Spindle Bar

The special event will be Saturday, February 13 & Sunday, February 14  from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Know Before You Go:

  • They’ll be offering a prickly pear frozen margarita, a raspberry bourbon drink, and a blackberry gin sour – in addition to their usual daiquiri and cranberry spritz.
  • Parks and Rec trivia
  • Parks and Rec marathon on the TVs
  • Goody bags (available while supplies last)
  • A card station to decorate a beautiful little something for your gal (or yourself!)
  • DIY photo windows with single-use props

On Sunday, Spindle Bar will relaunch their brunch menu with a “build your own” Bloody Mary Bar. Because of COVID, the Spindle team will make the drink, you’ll just need to pick the toppings. They will also have Mimosas with all types of juices to choose from, and a brunch pizza special from Ava to pair it all with. All drinks will be available at the bar and to-go, too!

Find more info: https://www.spindlebar.com/

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Stoke's Valentine's Day 3 course meal
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Stoke

Stoke is offering a three-course menu all weekend long, Feb. 11 – 14.

The meal is $40 per person and you have an option to add a bottle of Conundrum red or white wine to the meal for $35.

Check out the menu:

 

First Course

Choice of:

  • Stock ham and cheese board
  • Pretzel brioche and whipped butter
  • Mom’s deviled eggs, Aleppo chile, BB pickles, and herb bacon salad
  • Little gem salad with bacon, avocado, soft-boiled egg, and blue cheese

Second Course

Choice of:

  • Fresh + wild fish, daily selection
  • Wood-fired chicken with ember white bbq, Carolina gold rice, sofrito, chicken feed
  • Tagliatelle, braised lamb, piperade, and 63-degree egg
  • Flank Steak with Brussels Sprouts, raisins, dukkah, mustard vin
  • Farmer’s Haul, chef’s preparation of our favorite veggies

Third Course

Choice of:

  • Sorbet, season’s bounty
  • Smoked Chocolate Lava, Florentine cookie, burn meringue, raspberry
  • Double chocolate brownie with house vanilla bean ice cream
  • The Doughnut (holes) with diplomat cream and heath crumbles

 

Make a reservation: https://www.opentable.com/restref/client/?restref=269230&corrid=919a3af6-8234-427c-a2c7-ac24d314e429

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Summit Seltzer Valentine's Day meal
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Summit Seltzer

Summit Seltzer is hosting a five-course Valentine’s Dinner with Mad Dash that includes paired seltzers for $75 per person.

Here’s the FULL menu:

1st Course

  • Yuzu Shrimp & Scallop Ceviche, Avocado Mousse, Crispy Rice Paper
  • Paired w/ Pinknetic seltzer

2nd Course

  • Pan-Seared Rockfish, Crème Fraîche Succotash, Fried Leeks
  • Paired w/ Mountain Tropics seltzer

3rd Course

  • Crispy Seared Chicken, Acorn Squash Hash, Butternut Squash Puree, Chasing Sunset Gastrique
  • Paired w/ Chasing Sunsets

4th Course

  • Crispy Confit Duck Leg, Sweet Potato Gnocchi, Macadamia Nuts, Apples, Brown Butter Sauce
  • Paired w/ Toast of Charlotte

5th Course

  • Red Velvet Cake, Candied Pecans, Cream Cheese Anglaise, Cheerwine Coulis
  • Paired w/ a new Valentine’s Day Seltzer

For more information: https://www.summitseltzer.com/

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A list of local Valentine's Day special deals from around Charlotte with images of food and hearts
Source: Sweet Girl Cookies

Sweet Girl Cookies

This local bakery is offering an assortment of their gourmet cookies in various seasonal boxes with a complimentary “You’re the Sweetest” card included in all Valentine’s orders placed by Feb. 9th.

The boxes include:

  • “Best of” Box: 2 of Sweet Girl’s “BIG” Chocolate Chewy Caramel cookies and 6 “Classic” cookies, including Dark Chocolate Sea Salt, Chocolate Chip, Lemon Blueberry White Chocolate, White Chocolate Cherry, and Oatmeal Raisin ($31.99)
  • BIG Chocolate Lovers cookie box: half dozen or a dozen Dark Chocolate Sea Salt, Chocolate Chip, and Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip cookies ($33.99)
  • Classic Sampler:  5 of Sweet Girl’s classic cookies ($16.99)
  • BIG Seasonal Chocolate Chewy Caramel cookie: available in half dozen quantity all the way up to 3 dozen. ($33.99 – $125.99)

Order online by February 9th: https://sweetgirlcookies.com/

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The Foodie School

The Foodie School in Fort Mill is offering some special classes for Valentine’s Day. You can learn to make things like Sizzling Seared Steak, Mascarpone Mashed Potatoes and Crab and Artichoke Pillowy Puffs. 

Sign up for a class: https://www.thefoodieschool.com/

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Valentine's Day Special
Source: Your Mom's Donuts

Your Mom's Donuts

Your Mom’s Donuts is offering some delicious options for your Valentine!

Match Maker Valentine 4-Pack:
Four heart-shaped donuts:

  • raspberry white chocolate (conversation heart)
  • chocolate covered strawberry
  • lemon passion fruit with lemon herb sugar
  • espresso cheesecake with cocoa cookie crumbles (filled)
    *only available for pick-up on 2/14

Heart Breaker Valentine 4 Pack:
Four heart-shaped donuts:

  • whiskey creme brulee (filled)
  • midori sour (conversation heart)
  • beer & bacon
  • Bellini
    *only available for pick-up on 2/14

Valentine Bouquet featuring HERRS FLOWERS

  • Pick up Saturday or Sunday

You can order online: https://your-moms-donuts-nc.myshopify.com/collections/special-orders

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