Valentine’s Day Destinations

San Diego Food FInds

Sweet Kiss at BICE

Love is in the air at San Diego restaurants and hotels. Find your inner foodie and step out of your comfort zone this February 14th. From sweet cocktails and multi-course menus, to decadent deserts, these restaurants have your Valentine’s Day covered!

Tower23 Hotel and JRDN Restaurant

Make your Valentine’s Day extra sweet this year at Tower23 Hotel and JRDN Restaurant. Do you Love to Indulge? Then we have the perfect package for you. Enjoy the ultimate lovers’ getaway with surprises such as chocolate-dipped strawberries, a bouquet of roses, Lovers’ Massage Oil, and a Veuve Clicquot Brut Rose Breakfast in Bed. Prices start at $459 per night. For those hoping to turn their Valentine’s Day up a notch, try the Sex on the Beach hotel package which includes dinner and cocktails for two, Breakfast in Bed each morning, an in-room couple’s massage, and valet parking. Rates start at $509 per night and require a minimum two-night stay. All V-Day specials run through February 28th. t23hotel.com

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The Westgate Valentine Celebration

San Diego Food FindsSpeak the language of love this Valentine’s Day with a romantic rendezvous and fine dining at downtown San Diego’s Westgate Hotel. The hotel’s “La Vie en Rose” Valentine’s Day experiences pay homage to the hotel’s French inspired style and ambiance and the perfect setting to spark romance.

“We are capturing the essence and culture of a true Parisian escape,” said Richard Cox, general manager of the Westgate Hotel. “For one night, or a weekend, you’ll think you have escaped to Paris but with the sunshine, sights and attractions of San Diego right outside!”

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Casa de Bandini

(Courtesy photo)

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Casa de Bandini in Carlsbad reveals a new sizzling Valentine’s Day menu – sure to add some heat (and a bit of sweet) to a romantic evening.

Start by sipping Casa de Bandini’s Margarita Valentina (priced separately), made with pink-hued tequila, Cointreau, sweet and sour, and a splash of cranberry juice.

The special holiday dinner menu, priced at $25 per person, includes a Mexican Shrimp Ceviche appetizer and choice of three unique entrées:

· Enchiladas Coronitos: Two delicious crab enchiladas topped with velvety jalapeñocheese sauce, crowned with seared scallops and garnished with avocado, sweet peppers, and bacon bits
· Carne Asada Tampiqueña: Juicy carne asada topped with grilled onions and California chiles
· Pollo Valentino: Broiled chicken breast served over a bed of achiote seasoned vegetables with a side of chipotle mashed potatoes and black beans

Dinner ends on a sweet note with Corazon de Flan – creamy caramel flan served atop a heart shaped triple chocolate cake and garnished with chocolate sauce and whipped cream.

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