Romantic Dining Places

The dining spots where love is in the air.

If you find yourself searching for romantic dining places, that is because the festival of love is upon us in a week. While love should always be everlasting every day, Valentine’s Day is the one day of the year that the world comes together to celebrate the joy of romance. Spouse, partner, or any other label, February 14 is often regarded as a day for date nights and romantic memories.

KHAMSA presents five dining spots for couples to spend Valentine’s Day at. These romantic dining places offer exquisite food, heavenly drinks, and above all, a beautiful setting to bask in the ever-warm embrace of love.

١. DRIFT Beach Dubai – For a Beachside Romantic Ambiance

DRIFT Beach Dubai, the most exclusive beachfront destination in Dubai, is making Valentine’s Day celebrations a truly unforgettable experience. Whether it’s a day by the pool in Drift’s cabana, a beachside dinner under the stars, or a luxury experience in a private villa complete with a helicopter tour, couples can join DRIFT for a day filled with love and enchanting moments. The carefully curated set menu, conjured up by Drift’s Chef de Cuisine Sylvain Noël, includes signature dishes such as Slowly cooked scallops, Beef Wellington and Dark Chocolate Fondant, barbe à papa, petit LU ice cream. 

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٢. Beefbar – For a High-End Romantic Ambiance

Beefbar, renowned for its international cuisine with an innovative twist, is inviting guests to celebrate the joys of love and romance with an exclusive Valentine’s Day experience. The playful yet refined venue unveils an exquisite dessert and two cocktails exclusively made for him and her.

Beefbar’s specially crafted dessert is a symphony of flavours, featuring white chocolate Valrhona (35%) infused with delicate strawberry and berry purée, complemented by a crunchy feuilletine, almond biscuit, and airy dried meringue. A creation born from passion and artistry, this Dessert D’amour promises to be a sweet highlight, perfect for sharing and savouring precious moments together. Complementing the romantic ambiance, and pairing this dessert of love, they also present the Tropical Negroni and Born to Love cocktails, which blend premium ingredients with a dash of allure.

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٣. Iris Garden – For a Verdoyant Romantic Ambiance

Iris Garden is hosting an alfresco Valentine’s Dinner against the backdrop of Dubai’s skyline. The romantic experience is crafted with a curated wine-tasting menu and live entertainment, set amidst the verdant garden. As an additional gesture, each guest will receive a beautiful rose from BloomingBox, symbolizing love. 

Each dish is a harmonious blend of flavours complemented by a meticulously chosen range of wines. The sommelier recommends the Sancerre, followed by the main course of Gnarly Dudes Australian Shiraz amplifying the richness and flavour of the meticulously prepared ‘Australian Beef Tenderloin.’ Adding a touch of excitement and elevating the romantic atmosphere, a renowned singer and ‘The Voice’ finalist, Anthony Touma, will perform live. Packages are priced at 850 AED per couple.

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٤. The Nice Guy Dubai – For a Retro-Inspired Romantic Ambiance

Source: The Nice Guy

This Valentine’s Day, find solace in the romantic ambiance of The Nice Guy. Tune in to the smooth jazz melodies of their band and savor a thoughtfully curated four-course menu designed to captivate the taste buds. The atmosphere sets the tone for an evening filled with love and gastronomic pleasure.

The Valentine’s Day Package, priced at 800 dirhams per couple, kicks off with a delightful assortment of sharing items, featuring Salmon Carpaccio, Crispy Burrata, and Mo’s Meatballs. Moving on to the starters, you can opt for either the Black Truffle Strozzapreti or the Prawn Risotto. The tempting entrees present a choice between Beef Tagliata, Sea Bass, or Cauliflower Steak. To conclude the culinary journey, indulge in two heavenly desserts for you and your loved one to share: Chocolate Mousse and Tiramisu.

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٥. Bar Du Port – For a Boat Chic Romantic Ambiance

Source: Bar Du Port
Source: Bar Du Port

This Valentine’s Day, Bar Du Port invites you to embark on an exclusive dinner cruise aboard a luxurious Riva 66 yacht from Swiss Yacht. Immerse yourself in a 3-hour luxury yacht cruise against Dubai’s skyline, accompanied by an enchanting dinner experience. Priced at AED 8000 for one couple, this private journey promises an unforgettable Valentine’s Dinner, gliding along the Gulf Sea, revealing the captivating beauty of Dubai.

Head Chef Hadi Saroufim has crafted a sharing menu that highlights seasonal Mediterranean dishes. As you cruise through the waters, savor culinary delights such as ‘Oysters & Caviar,’ ‘Foie Gras Cornet,’ and ‘Grilled Octopus.’ The experience includes a champagne and wine pairing, adding a touch of elegance to your intimate voyage. The Bar Du Port’s Valentine’s Day offering ensures a unique and memorable celebration, combining the romance of a luxury yacht with the flavors of Mediterranean haute cuisine.

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