There is no love more sincere than the love of food. Celebrate the holiday of the heart in Tysons Corner with a delicious meal bound to get anyone in the mood.
Old world ambiance with crystal chandeliers, elegant wallpaper, tuxedoed servers, and soft lighting make Bonorati a romantic spot for a special dinner. There are dozens of homemade entreés on the menu, including old world favorites such as ravioli, tortellini, and manicotti, all served with pasta that is house-made fresh daily, chicken picatta, and spaghetti with fruitti di mare. With an extensive wine list, Owner/Sommelier Sergio will hand-pick the perfect wine to pair with your meal. You will surely impress your sweetheart with the amazing professional service.
428 Maple Avenue E.
Vienna, VA 22180
Bazin’s on Church
Bazin’s on Church brings a little romance to Church Street with their open kitchen, brick walls, vaulted wood-beam ceilings and subdued lighting, which effortlessly sets the mood for a very romantic evening. Chef Patrick Bazin offers an American bistro menu that will surely get you in the mood with starters like crispy oysters with country ham, creamed spinach, and creole aioli. You know what they say about oysters? Bazin has created a sumptuous menu featuring a savory mix of land and sea. For dessert, choose from sweet indulgences like nutella panna cotta, salted caramel tart, or if you have a hankering for crème brûlée, the chef’s mocha cream version is elegant. The restaurant has a very selective wine list representing outstanding wineries from around the world, plus its own wine bar.
111 Church Street NW
Vienna, VA 22180
If your idea of love is Italian cuisine then impress your sweetheart and bring him/her to Assaggi Osteria. Chef/Owner Domenico offers a variety of authentic northern Italian dishes featuring homemade pasta, fresh seafood, veal and scrumptious beef. His Valentine’s day menu is no exception – filled with indulgences and aphrodisiacs, such as Maine Lobster Ravioli, Oysters, Prawns, and a sumptuous 50 days Aged “Roseda farm” NY Steak. Assaggi Osteria sources whole fresh fish from worldwide sustainable sources, offering the finest bounty the sea has to offer. Produce is purchased from local farms, and all desserts are homemade. Their special menu for lovers will be offered February 12-14.
6641 Old Dominion Drive
McLean, VA 22101
L’Auberge Chez Francois
L’Auberge Chez Francois, the charmingly rustic Alsatian cottage tucked alongside the crook of a windy road in Great Falls, has been a favorite special occasion choice for decades by many locals and ranked as one of the top restaurants in the nation. Offering a truly romantic and elegant dining experience, Executive Chef Jacques Haeringer serves provençal comfort classics such La Gratinée des Halles (onion soup) and Les Ris de Veau (grilled sweetbreads), Les Aiguillettes de Canard (grilled breast of duckling), and, of course, La Choucroute Royale Garnie à L’Alsacienne (an Alsatian classic of sauerkraut, sausages, port, duck confit and foie gras). Guests cherish the charming setting where servers speak the language of love and dote on guests like family.
332 Springvale Road
Great Falls, VA 22066
Located in the heart of downtown Vienna, Cafe Renaissance offers a quiet, charming and welcoming ambiance transporting you to an old-world destination, with its inconspicuous strip mall surroundings. Enjoy a romantic dinner in the Parisian influenced dining room adorned with lovely art and beautiful table settings. Enjoy classical French cuisine with a modern twist with a selection of Provençal appetizers, savory entrees and succulent desserts, surely to put anyone in the mood. Impress your date with superb customer service offering every attention to detail, with special attention from the owner, chef, and staff making you feel like you are dining with family and friends.
163 Glyndon Street, SE
Vienna, VA 22180
French meets American at one of the most romantic and sought after Valentine’s Day dining destinations in the area boasts picturesque waterfront views, two roaring fireplaces, a candlelit dining room adorned with priceless artwork, and pristine landscaping featuring waterfalls and koi ponds. Executive Chef Bertrand Chemel is preparing two special menus on Valentine’s Day including a three-course prix-fixe menu for $75 per person and a three-course vegetarian prix-fixe menu for $48 per person. Available from 5:30-9:30PM.
2941 Fairview Park Drive
Falls Church, VA 22042
Nostos’ lovely earth-toned dining room inspired by an Aegean village, flickering by candlelight will surely set the tone for a starry romantic evening. Impress your date and make them swoon with your restaurant prowess at this hidden gem. Ranked as one of the DC area’s best restaurants, expect the freshest seafood available, prepared with uncompromising quality. Nostos offers a wide variety of authentic “mezedes,” or small dishes, which are an integral part of Greek dining and reflect the idea that eating is about sharing. No one will mind when you lean across the table to share a nibble.
8100 Boone Boulevard
Vienna, VA 22182
Härth will surely ignite your appetite, if not more with their seductive dining room which features three stone fireplaces, providing an ambiance with a warm glow. Chef Luc Dendievel offers contemporary American comfort food, taking full advantage of the kitchen’s wood-burning granite clad oven. He offers a variety of fire-roasted dishes with a focus on sustainable and local ingredients. Enjoy a delicious meal complemented by an extensive list of local and regional beers and wines. Located in the Hilton McLean, with a large patio and fire pit outside, as well as three indoor fireplaces, Härth provides romantic fireside dining 365 days a year.
7920 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA 22102
Make that special someone swoon this Valentine’s Day by treating them to an indulgent dinner at Walker’s Grille. This special Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu will be offered Friday, Saturday and Sunday – February 12-14. Enjoy a delicious menu featuring decadent choices for each course including lobster bisque or tuna tartare, for main course, a juicy filet or duck concluding with a sumptuous Maple Walnut Crème Brulee or tangy Lemon Ricotta Cake. $99 per couple and includes 2 glasses of bubbles and a lovely rose for your sweetheart.