Social distancing rules are prolonged, but it doesn’t stop romanticists to celebrate the month of love. Whether it is an early brunch feast or chill dinner at one’s hamlet, here are some enchanting date ideas for you to plan last minute.
Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong
For those looking for an intimate celebration at home, order the signature roasts or The Chinnery’s famed curry combo prepared by the hotel’s award-winning culinary team. Guests can choose from an array of signature cakes from The Mandarin Cake Shop and a selection of beverages to pair with the meal.
Mandarin Oriental, 5 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong
Crown Super Deluxe
Lovers are invited to sashay their way to a front-row seat at the teppan and enjoy the show with their special someone while they dine on a curated nine-course Valentine’s Day menu of the lavish teppanyaki’s signatures. Pulling out all the stops for this special day, the teppanyaki chefs are sure to set hearts aflame with a centred around the prime cuts, including A5 Kagoshima Tenderloin and Sirloin, which are expertly grilled right in front of you. Make the afternoon memorable and choose from a wide selection of sake and wine before retiring to the cosy lounge for dessert and the finest pour of whisky.
Crown Super Deluxe, Mezzanine, LKF Tower, 33 Wyndham St, Central, Hong Kong
Fireside introduced a romantic dinner at home highlighting a private gourmet hosting experience. Enjoy a flame-forged meal masterfully prepared by Executive Chef Miguel Gallo, as you savour an intimate dinner on your home dining table with your special person. Drop a message to the team via WhatsApp to the Fireside team for bookings. Alternatively, Delight in an unforgettable 7-course set menu by the flames, perfumed by the aroma of artisanal wood and the rarest prime meats and seafood, priced from $1988 per person.
Fireside, 5/F H Code, The Steps, 45 Pottinger St, Central
Keep things casual at home as you Netflix and chill with your sweetheart and opt for the Date Night Special, a year-round offer that includes two heart-shaped pizzas of your choice, two antipasti and, of course, a bottle of vino, delivered directly to you via GO.
Motorino, two locations across Soho and Wan Chai
Pane e Latte
Take a chance on romance at Pane e Latte, Pirata Group’s Positano- inspired seaside panetteria on the Stanley Coast with Instagram-famous dusty pink interiors. Enjoy the traditional, authentic baked goods, heaven-made gelato experience and simple all-day breakfast menu available from opening till closing. And order the Lover’s Croissant Bomboloni for Valentine’s Special. Pane e Latte has partnered with EMPHASIS Jewellery and one lucky guest will find a universal symbol of eternal love inside the Lover’s Croissant Bomboloni, an 18K White Gold Diamond Ring, Large from Mystique Collection (HKD14,000), only on 14 Feb. The rest can still enjoy our perfect pastry filling.
Pane e Latte, G/F, U-c Court, 25 Stanley Market Rd, Stanley, Hong Kong
TMK Punk and Roll
TMK is celebrating the day with a Valentine’s Brunch on 12th and 13th February, and the exclusive Lovers menu on 14th February. The funky Valentine’s menu includes all the signature TMK dishes – Karaague, TMK Cabbage Salad and Hamachi for starters, Sushi & Sashimi for the exclusive Lovers Menu. Fan favourite handrolls like the Hamachi Tomato and Tuna Hot Dog are served to share, and a showstopper Cupid Negitoro Don, romantic heart-shaped chopped tuna belly, followed by the sweet & salty Poppin’ Ice Cream to end your romantic night.
TMK Punk and Roll, Shops G & H, G/F and M/F, 77-91 Queens’s Road West, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong