Book Your Romantic Dinner For Valentine’s Day 2018!

February is here, and we all know what that means – time to prepare and plan something special for the most romantic and lovey-dovey day of the year. You know what day we’re talking about – Valentine’s Day! To help you plan ahead before all the good restaurants are taken, here’s a list of Valentine’s Day restaurant specials in Joburg. You can thank us later.  

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Please note: These dinner specials are only valid for Valentine’s Day 2018. Bookings are essential. Book early to avoid disappointment.

Champagne & Romance Reign At The Maslow

The Maslow is making Valentine’s Day an amazingly sumptuous and bubbly experience this year. They have a special evening planned for you and your sweetheart that’s just too good to miss. Expect an extraordinary menu and a sophisticated setting themed by the world’s finest champagne brought together at the hotel’s Lacuna Bistro, overlooking The Maslow’s tranquil oasis garden. Think Moët and Chandon, oysters and prawns, lamb Valentine and an indulgent dessert platter to share. Sounds divine!

And for a more laidback Valentine’s experience, couples can visit on Sunday, 18 February 2018 when the lush lawns and gardens will provide the backdrop to a Veuve Clicquot-inspired picnic under African skies.  The gourmet picnic menu burgeons with personality, with crispy jalapeno poppers stuffed with feta; crispy chicken wings fried in buttermilk; a Cape cheese board; mouthwatering roast chicken and butternut salad, and blueberry cheesecake jars topped with crispy honeycomb amongst the treats to share. Now that’s how you celebrate Valentine’s Day!

The cost per head for the Moët & Chandon themed dinner on Valentine’s Day is R440 per person and the Veuve Clicquot-inspired picnic on 18 February is R750 per couple. Booking is essential.

Bookings and enquiries: or 010 226 4647

A Special Valentines Treat at Arbour Café

If you’re looking for something extra special this Valentine’s Day, then make sure you book your spots at Arbour Café. On Wednesday, 14 February 2018 from 18:00, they will be hosting a Valentine’s Day Dinner in collaboration with Veuve Cliquot. You and your partner will be treated to a delicious four-course course meal for two from the Arbour Café Dinner Menu. Each meal includes two glasses of Veuve Cliquot Rose Champagne, all costing R890 for the both of you.

Bookings and enquiries: Call 011 788 4111

A Romantic Evening Medeo Restaurant at The Palazzo Hotel, Montecasino

Don’t forget to make your Valentine’s Day dinner reservation at the Medeo Restaurant at The Palazzo Hotel, Montecasino. From R615 per person, enjoy an exquisite five-course dinner in celebration of the most romantic day of the year. The evening includes live entertainment and a Valentine’s Day gift. Booking is essential as seating is limited. Terms and conditions apply. Dinner takes place between 19:00 – 23:00.

Booking and enquiries: 011 510 3000 or email

Romance At The Southern Sun

The Southern Sun at Montecasino also has something special in store for you and your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day. Make your booking and enjoy a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner for two from R800 per couple at Punchinello’s between 19:00 – 22:00. Booking is essential as seating is limited. Terms and conditions apply.

Booking and enquiries: Call Tobias Mahlangu 011 367 4367 or email

Dinner For Two At The Sandton Sun

Delight your partner (and your senses) with a romantic dinner for two at the Sandton Sun. They will have a lovely set four-course Valentine’s Day dinner waiting for you two, and of course, free bubbly per couple on arrival. This dinner is R1 780 per couple and will be set at the San Restaurant and terrace is the weather holds up! Dinner is set between 19:00 – 22:00. Booking is essential as seating is limited. Terms and conditions apply. And if you wish to make the evening even more special, there’s accommodation available from R4 450 (double bed and breakfast in a Superior double). You can book directly with

Booking and enquiries: 011 780 5000 or email

Destination Irene Is All Loved Up This Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a special time at Destination Irene, and this year they’re offering couples a magical setting to woo and spoil your special someone. So, for an unforgettable evening of wining and dining make sure you book Meadow Green Restaurant’s Valentine’s Day Dinner at R595 per person ASAP. You and your sweetheart can also enjoy a little pampering with the Valentines Date Night package at the award-winning Camdeboo Spa. For more information, click here.

Bookings and enquiries: (012) 667 6464 or

Love in Fifty Shades At The Moors Castle

How about a Valentine’s Day dinner with a sexy twist? We all know and ‘love’ the Fifty Shades series by E. L. James. And, with that in mind, the Moors Castle will be hosting a romantic, candlelit, Fifty Shades of Grey themed Valentine’s dinner offering a night of intrigue and indulgence. You will be welcomed with a glass of bubbly before tucking into a three-course dinner. There’s even a gift bag to give you a little spoiling on the night. As for the ‘Red Room’, here it’s designed as a decadent and indulgent dessert bar. Booking is essential. So, hurry! This one sounds amazing! The standard three-course meal is R450 per person and the seafood three-course meal is R550 per person. Dinner is set from 18:30 – 23:00. 

Booking and enquiries: 061 543 3467 or

Treat Your Sweetheart At The Raddison Blu Gautrain Hotel

Join Central One Bar & Restaurant for a divine three-course set dinner for two this Valentine’s Day at only R880 per couple. You can expect delicious cuisine, romantic vibes and of course, the company of your special someone. What more do you need to make this Valentine’s Day special? Dinner is set from 19:00 – 22:00.

Bookings and enquiries: 011 286 1000 or

A 5-Course Set Dinner Menu At The Fairway Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort

Love is in the air at the Fairway Hotel this Valentine’s Day. Don’t forget to book your table for a delectable 5-course dinner set menu at R450 per person. If you want to make your evening a little more special, you will enjoy 30% off accommodation on the night of 14 February 2018 only. Enquire now and book before it’s too late. Terms and conditions apply. Booking is essential and space is limited, so hurry. This one sells out fast.

Bookings and enquiries: 011 478 8000 or

From Rome With Love At Wanderers Club

Okay, so just a quick head’s up… this event is NOT ON VALENTINE’S Day. This one takes place on Friday, 16 February 2018 from 18:00 – 21:00. Here, you and your Valentine will enjoy a lovely seven-course menu while street-style performers create wonder around you. There will also be Prosecco tastings to delight your taste buds and little mementoes of Rome to take home with you after a wonderful evening. R485 per person covers the seven-course dinner, welcome drinks, gift, live entertainment and more. Booking is essential.

Bookings and enquiries:

Parc Ferme Has Something Special Plan This Valentine’s Day

For a dinner that’s sure to delight the senses, make sure you book your Valentine’s Day reservation at Parc Ferme at R615 per person. They will be offering an array of divine gourmet dishes that will make the evening even more memorable. You can expect delights such as roasted rack of lamb with a brie and potato croquette; poached lobster tail in honey butter; and to round of a romantic evening on a sweet note, chocolate-glazed espresso cheesecake with strawberry marmalade. Dress code is smart casual. Book now!

Bookings and enquiries: 011 245 4846 or

Add Some African Flair To Valentine’s Day At Moyo

Both the moyo Zoo Lake and at Melrose Arch have something special up their sleeves. Treat your loved one to an African feast spiced up by live entertainment at just R350 (Melrose Arch) and R375 (Zoo Lake) per person. The evening will include an alcoholic or non-alcoholic cocktail upon arrival, the moyo bread platter and a delicious three-course meal. Book now before it’s too late.

Melrose Arch: (011) 684 1477 or

Zoo Lake: (011) 646 0058 or

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