From Patch Reports
Buckhead's hotels and restaurants are warming up for a romantic Valentine's Day. Here are some of the specials. Valentine's reservations can be made on Atlanta's Open Table. Also see the Buckhead Patch Events calendar for Valentine's dining suggestions.
10 Degrees South, 4183 Roswell Road, 404-705-8870, www.10degreessouth.com
menu is filled with wild selections for $60 per person excluding tax and gratuity. Choose from dishes such as a Safari Salad or Calamari to start the night. Main entrees include dishes such as Kingklip, Chicken Curry and Filet au Poivre, with desserts such as Chocolate Lava Cake and Raspberry White Chocolate Brulee Cheesecake. 5:30-10:30 p.m., Feb. 14.
Market Buckhead, 3377 Peachtree Road NE, 404-523-3600, www.marketbuckhead.com
On Valentine's, will be serving cocktails and dishes from award-winning chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s greatest hits. Champagne and a five-course prix fixe dinner menu will be available from Friday, Feb.10, through Tuesday, Feb.14. Prix fixe menu highlights include oysters, lobster, filet and warm chocolate cake in addition to the regular dinner menu offered. Wine pairings with each course are available in addition to the $65 fixed price.
The restaurant is also having its “Brunch with Benefits” Party Brunch on Sunday, Feb. 12, from 12:30 to 4 p.m. DJ Hakim will be spinning tunes and mimosas and bloody marys will keep the party going well into the afternoon. Cheers to being single!
Ocean Prime, 3102 Piedmont Road, 404-846-0505, www.ocean-prime.com
Ocean Prime's steaks and seafood menu includes twin lobster tails, along with an extensive wine list and handcrafted cocktail menu.
Star Provisions, 1198 Howell Mill Road, 404-365-0410, www.starprovisions.com
From unique gifts and specialty cookware to fresh-baked treats and meats, cheeses and fresh-cut pasta, Star Provisions is Atlanta’s one-stop Valentine's Day shop. Make the holiday memorable with the store’s signature mise en plase dinner for two, complete with everything desired for a restaurant quality dinner at home. Featuring soup, appetizer, entrée, bread, cheese, dessert and chocolates, the meal comes with heating and preparing instructions for $140. All orders must be placed by Friday, Feb. 10, at 5 p.m. and are available for pick-up after noon. on Saturday, Feb. 11, or Monday, Feb. 13. Call 404-365-0410, ext. 134 to place your order and specify which day for pickup.
Southern Art, 3315 Peachtree Road, 404-946-9070, www.southernart.com
Indulge in a four-course, prix-fixe meal.For $55 per person, enjoy a classic, Southern-inspired meal with a choice of cauliflower bisque with roasted florets and pine nut relish or a garden green salad with pomegranate, pecans, blue cheese crumbles, apples and balsamic vinaigrette, followed by fried green tomatoes with Alabama goat pimento cheese and jalapeno or 420 littleneck clams mixed in Sweetwater 420 broth and served with Surry sausage, sweet onions and a grilled baguette. For the third course, delight in a grilled beef tenderloin accompanied by Hedgehog mushrooms, winter vegetables and natural jus or the pecan-friend catfish with braised fennel, citrus, green beans and brown butter vinaigrette. Dessert will b3 buttermilk chocolate cake and a complimentary champagne toast. Add perfectly paired wines to your meal for an additional $25. Southern Art will also be serving their la carte menu from 5 to 10 p.m.
The Mansion on Peachtree, 3376 Peachtree Road, 404-995-7500, www.rwmansiononpeachtree.com
Celebrate the amorous holiday with an intimate dinner in the Mansion Café. The menu will include grilled vegetable torchon with black olive vinaigrette, a choice of gulf shrimp and scallop bisque or strawberry and arugula salad with sweetgrass chevre, toasted cashews and roasted strawberry balsamic reduction and a choice of espresso-crusted rack of lamb with white asparagus, red beet risotto and almond mascarpone foam; pan-roasted Hudson Valley duck breast with pappardelle, English peas, braised fennel and wild mushroom jus or halibut en pappillote with glazed seasonal vegetables and Chervil Beurre Blanc. A presentation of Valrhona chocolate fondue will follow.The specialty menu will be offered Friday, Feb. 10; Saturday, Feb. 11; Tuesday, Feb. 14; Friday, Feb, 17 and Saturday, Feb. 18; for $75 per person exclusive of tax and gratuity.
Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse, Phipps Plaza, 3500 Peachtree Road, 404-844-4810, www.davios.com
three-course prix-fixe dinner menu includes Sunchoke Soup, Foie Gras, Applewood Smoked Bacon; Grilled Sweet Gem Lettuce Salad, White Anchovy, Feta Dressing; Jonah Lump Crab Cake, Whole Grain Mustard Sauce; Gnocchi, Creamy Basil Pesto, Toasted Pinenuts, Lobster; Niman Ranch Sirloin, Curried Cauliflower Puree, Toasted Hazelnuts, Arugula; Striped Bass, Basil Coconut Risotto, Meyer Lemon Confit. Dessert: a Caramel Chocolate Mousse Cake served with Brulée Strawberries and Basil Syrup; Citrus Ricotta Cheesecake served with Coconut Biscotti Crust and Caramel Blood Orange Syrup. Guests can enjoy the romantic meal for $54 per person; $72 per person with wine pairings. Regular dinner menu also available. Available for dinner Friday, Feb. 10 through Tuesday, Feb. 14.
Shula’s 347 Grill, Atlanta Marriott Buckhead, 3405 Lenox Road, 404-848-7345,
Valentine’s Day prix-fixe dinner menu features a three-course dinner including Jumbo Lump Crab Cakes, Caesar or House Salad, BBQ Shrimp stuffed with basil and wrapped in applewood smoked bacon, 8-oz Filet Mignon, 14-oz New York Strip and Atlantic Salmon available three different ways. For dessert, your choice of a Crème Brulee, Dulce de Leche Cheesecake or Sweetheart Valentine, specially prepared for two. Cost of $49.95 per person includes sweetheart toast with a complimentary glass of champagne. Regular dinner menu also available. Available for dinner Friday, Feb. 10 through Tuesday, Feb. 14.
Tavern 99, www.tavern99.com.
If you’re not in the lovey-dovey mood, try “My Bloody Valentine” party on Feb.14. Live music and drink specials are sure to lift your lovelorn spirits. Plus Valentine’s Day-themed movies will be playing on all 12 flat screens. Have you survived a horrible breakup and lived to tell the tale? Submit your story on Facebook, best (or worst) one wins $100 cash and second place wins $50.
The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel and Conference Center
The provides a Romance Hotel Package to share with your sweetheart! Enjoy a deluxe king room, bottle of champagne, complimentary hotel parking and breakfast for two at the hotel restaurant or delivered to your room with rates starting at $139. Offer valid Thursdays through Sundays through March 31.
, 404-995-7500, rosewoodhotels.com.
The Mansion on Peachtree will offer a "Pillow Talk" package through Wednesday, Feb. 29. This includes three personalized embroidered pillow cases featuring a single letter monogram of the couples’ initials and the option to choose between four romantic messages, including “Be Mine,” “I Love You,” “Marry Me?” and “Kiss Me,” to be stitched on the center pillow. Starting at $399, this Valentine’s Day package also includes a single rose at turn down, a bottle of Vueve Clicquot Champagne for a celebratory toast, a seasonal Valentine’s Day inspired retail product from 29 Spa and complimentary valet parking.
W Atlanta — Buckhead
The offers a Spark Valentine's package, including a chilled bottle of Moet and chandon rose champagne, white rose petal turndown service, complimentary in-room move (non-adult) and 4 p.m. late checkout. To book,call 678-500-1300, and mention rate code Spark. Rates from $269 a night.