There is nothing more romantic than an intimate dinner with the person you love. Elk Grove’s restaurants offer plenty of ways to please every palate. For carefully crafted plates paired with an extensive wine list, make a reservation at Boulevard Bistro. Visit Sheldon Inn for classic French, American, and Portuguese cuisine and a fine dining experience unlike any other. Surprise your date with reservations to Fujiya and spend the evening sampling elevated Japanese dishes. Enjoy mouthwatering plates dim sum and traditional Chinese cooking at DragonBeaux. If you’re planning to celebrate Valentine’s Day over the weekend, reserve a table at SR Prime to savor elevated steaks and seafood.
Dinner & a Show
Cozy up for a fun twist on the classic dinner date and surprise your valentine with dinner and a movie at Century Laguna 16. Snack on concessions for an appetizer, like buttery popcorn and a box of candy. Then, order a pizza and inventive cocktails for a fun movie night dinner.
Try something new and create lasting memories at one of these special Valentine’s Day events.
McConnell Estates Winery | February 10, 2023 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Learn how to build your own cheeseboard while sipping rosé and listening to live music from Kyle Tuttle. This three hour event features cheeseboard pairings curated by the chef and an exclusive, one-night-only Rosé Spritzer.
Paints & Pizza
Old Town Pizza & Tap House | February 11, 2023 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Bring the kids to Old Town Pizza and Tap House to celebrate Valentine’s Day with mouthwatering slices of pizza and a festive painting activity during Paints & Pizza.
Valentine’s Day Jazz Jam
School of Rock | February 11, 2023 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Invite your sweetheart to Valentine’s Day Jazz Jam and spend the evening enjoying the impressive musical talents of the teachers and students at the Elk Grove School of Rock.
Succulent Heart Workshop
The Secret Garden | February 12, 2023 | 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The perfect Valentine’s activity for the plant lover in your life, the Succulent Heart Workshop guides attendees through succulent care and creating their own heart-shaped arrangement.
Show Your Love with Beer or Wine
Celebrate Galentine’s day by sipping wine and painting with friends at Pinots Palette. Have a friendly competition with your date and see who is the better sommelier by sampling locally made, premium artisan wines in the tasting room at South Slope Wines. Or, get together at Tilted Mash Brewing to enjoy craft brews.
Sweets & Treats
Treat your beloved to something sweet this Valentine’s Day by taking them to one (or all!) of these spots. The pink interior and rose covered wall of Bober Tea set the perfect scene for a Valentine’s date. Order a bubble tea and share some mochi donuts while enjoying the vibrant atmosphere. Grab frozen yogurt at Big Kahuna Frozen Yogurt & Juicery and make sugar coated creations. Surprise your date at home by selecting cookies they’ll love from The Cookie Jar. Or, give them a personally wrapped box filled with their favorite donuts from Elk Grove Donuts.
Order a bouquet from Flowers by Fairytales and surprise your loved one with a hand-delivered, beautiful arrangement of fresh flowers. Want to send them something extra special? Flowers by Fairytales also offers gift baskets.
Need more ideas to surprise your special someone with a gift they’ll love? Check out this gift guide for a few ideas, then visit Elk Grove’s many shops and boutiques to find the perfect gift.