‘You doing anything for Valentine’s Day?’ seems to be the most common question in the lead up to this day of love and with these places, you can have an answer! If you don’t want to take the love of your life, take your friends instead, after all don’t they say best friends are your real soul mates? (Maybe that was just Sex in the City…)
[Main Image] CLYDE PARK, BANNOCKBURN
Clyde Park are offering a Valentine’s Day exclusive dinner. For $75 per person, the three-course dinner includes a champagne cocktail on arrival with bookings from 6pm onwards. Set in an intimate candlelit room, the set menu includes Zucchini and Ricotta Fritters, Black Angus Scotch Fillet and Caramelised Lemon Tart with Lemon Sorbet for dessert. For more on the menu, or to book visit here.
Speaking of Sex and the City, The Worker’s Club Geelong are hosting a specially themed trivia night for the popular series, in the wake of Valentine’s Day. If you don’t make it out this Tuesday on protest, or just can’t be bothered, then save your energy for the Wednesday, as this is t the perfect girls (or boys) night out. If you’re going to fight over who is Miranda in the group, do it over some smoked meats and drink. Bookings are essential.
IRISH MURPHY’S, GEELONG
The luck of the Irish! The homely restaurant has de
dicated a special menu for Valentine’s Day alongside their regular menu. You can choose a two or three course special menu for that night only AND get complementary drinks. They’ve even hinted that if you’re planning on popping the question – they’re there to help! Numbers are limited, so book here.
This one is great for you and your friends, especially if you’re not into the commercialisation of Valentine’s Day. For $80 pp. you can enjoy a three course meal that’s inclusive of some delicious fancy desserts, like Belgium Chocolate Fondant with Fresh Raspberries and Chantilly Cream… yum. For the full menu or to book, visit here.
Now, this is cool. If you want something different this Valentine’s Day, dine 1800’s style at Sovereign Hill. For $95 per couple (yes, that’s the price for two!) You can enjoy a two-course meal in the 1850’s themed Charles Napier Hotel, which includes a beautiful open fire place and wine on arrival. And don’t worry, you don’t have to dress up to match the era… Unless you really want to. Call them on 5329 2393 to make a booking.
Can you really go wrong with Gold Class? Especially when Fifty Shades Darker rolls out conveniently for this years V Day? Regardless of what movie you choose (we won’t judge) Gold Class are offering a V Day package which includes your two tickets, Moet, dinner and dessert. With vegetarian and gluten free options, all bases are covered. For more information or to book visit here.