From a sky-high seat under the sun, silver clouds and stars to subterranean experiences, expect to be dazzled wherever you dine this Valentine’s Day.
The Ivy Spinningfields
Fall truly, madly, and deeply in love with The Ivy Spinningfields’ three-course set menu (£75pp) from 10 – 19 February this Valentine’s Day. After receiving a glass of Veuve Cliquot Rose Champagne on arrival, guests can choose from a selection of culinary delights. Make sure to leave a little room for the star of the show, a Raspberry Heart Mille Feuille dessert which features indulgent heart-shaped layers of white chocolate and puff pastry, finished with a warm raspberry sauce. Being in love never tasted so good. Passion and romance are also in the air with cocktails lovingly created for the occasion. Choose between the sweet yet refreshing flavours in the Passionberry Martini or the Heartbreaker on the Rocks, a ‘love-ly’ twist on the classic Negroni that’s sure to have you falling in love with more than just your dinner date.
Tattu has always been the home of love and celebration. A beautiful place to gather, share and make precious memories with those who mean the most to us. Let Tattu’s passionate team serve you this magical season and write your own love story with Tattu. Expressing love and appreciation through words is one of the most powerful ways to connect with others. This valentines at Tattu beautiful words of love and adoration are projected across the restaurant’s walls as lovers dine in gorgeous red illuminated interiors. Meet under the famous blossoms and affirm your love with Tattu. In addition, sip and savour the Valentines special, the Shanghai Rose made with Peddlar’s Gin, Rose and Champagne – the perfect celebration of love.
Hey Little Cupcake
From mine-and-yours gift boxes and signature love heart cakes to brownie slabs topped with hearts, chocolate kisses and sprinkles, pre-order a sweet surprise to bake your sweetheart smile with Hey Little Cupcake’s scrumptious selection of Valentines Day treats available to order online for home delivery or to click and collect from their bakery in Spinningfields. The exclusive Valentine’s Day collection of cupcakes includes a Red Velvet Lips cupcake, a vanilla sponge, buttercream and jam Sweetie Pie cupcake and the utterly irresistible chocolate Red Rose cupcake. Psst…love is the secret ingredient! Plus, sign up their e-newsletter for 10% off. Please note that 4 days notice is required for all orders.
You’re invited to celebrate this romantic occasion somewhere high above Manchester, with a special four-course menu (£70pp) to enjoy with your nearest and dearest at 20 Stories. The soundtrack to your evening, there will also be live music from artist Nina Morton at 7pm – 7:45am, 8pm – 8:45pm, 9pm – 9:45pm and 10pm – 10:45pm. Please note, the A La Carte menu will not be available from 5.30pm onwards. Alternatively, the serene sanctuary in the sky offers the city’s highest afternoon tea experience composed of three chapters with a scrumptious selection of homemade sandwiches, scones and signature treats available every Monday to Thursday from 2pm – 4:30pm and on Fridays from 12pm – 3pm.
Sunset by Australasia
Show your girl gang some love this Valentine’s Day at Manchester’s most Instagrammable terrace – Sunset by Australasia. The powder-pink paradise is the perfect place to indulge in a sweet and savoury Asian Afternoon Tea sharer that’s presented in a signature Bento Box and served with a sensational Frozen Pornstar Martini (£29.50pp). Treat yourself and add a second cocktail for just £7.50pp extra. Alternatively, opt for the Exotic Afternoon Tea on its own (£22.50pp). Valentine’s Day reservations are available from 6 – 19 February.
For those looking to skip the starters, mains (and small talk), head straight to sweetness with the Loved Up Stack at Bill’s. Float away with a bundle of fluffy buttermilk pancakes with clotted cream ice cream, pancake syrup and strawberry & dark chocolate sauce for just £8 from 10 – 14 February. In addition, there is a gloriously decadent Valentine’s Day menu to discover, with two courses and either a On Cloud Nine or Pinky Sour cocktail for £29.95, or add a third course for just £5. We have our eyes on the Queen of Desserts sharing platter that features a dark chocolate mousse for sharing with decadent triple chocolate brownie chunks, crumbly shortbread, cinnamon dusted doughnuts and berries to dunk in!
Valentine’s Day in South America is known as ‘Día de San Valentín’ which is a celebration of all things love. This year Fazenda have a specially curated menu available from 13 – 15 February that promises an authentic gaúcho experience with all the tradition behind the unique rodizio way of serving and a passion for the finest cuts of meat and exquisite wines. The menu includes a glass of sparkling wine to start, followed by their signature rodizio service of succulent meats, Argentinian and Brazilian hot side dishes, plus a sumptuous selection of options from their Market Table, Market Table, finished with delightful Brazilian Sweet Treats.
Add a little fizz to Valentine’ Day with a complimentary glass of bubbles at Comptoir Libanais when you purchase a mezze and a main from 13 – 14 February when you book a table online and select the From Lebanon with Love offer! Doesn’t that sound love-ly? A soft drink can be substituted for a glass of prosecco. Please note that this special offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or promotion. No cash or any other alternative will be given. Not valid for Click & Collect, Takeaway and Delivery orders.
Enjoy a little something fancy or fizzy on your Valentine’s Day celebrations with a complimentary glass when you pre-book to dine on 14 February at Provence. Plus, receive a complimentary dessert board, when purchasing a bottle. There’s also still time to find the perfect gift with over 80 retail-priced wines available in-store and on Deliveroo.