20 Restaurants Offering In-Person Valentine’s Day Dinner in Calgary


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Leaving the house for Valentine’s Day date this year is a little easier than we may have expected. Within the Calgary area, you’ll come across several restaurants working at giving you and someone special the perfect night out.

The recent lifting of some dining restrictions allowed these restaurants to open their doors to a limited number of people for Valentine’s Day Dinner and Brunch Specials.

All the dine-in Valentine’s packages must be booked in advance to allow for adequate social distancing. The variety of meals below are sure to be appreciated, whether it is for a romantic date, or to simply show someone you care.

Selkirk Grille – Heritage Park Historical Village

The Selkirk in Heritage Park is re-opening its dining room on Thursday, February 11th! Enjoy a romantic Chateaubriand dinner for two, Saturday or Sunday Night.

February 13th & 14th

Reserve online

The Casbah: 1900 Heritage Dr SW Calgary

Thomson’s Kitchen & Bar

Spoil someone you love and care about through food and drink. Thomson’s offers a Valentine’s Surf n’ Turf with a bottle included, making those V-Day dinner plans a breeze. Their two-person dinner starts with BC Albacore Tuna and moves to an entrée of grilled fillet mignon and Gold Pernod prawns. And of course, your final course is a chocolate dessert.

February 14, beginning at 5pm
Reserve online
Thomson’s Kitchen & Bar: Hyatt Regency, 700 Centre St. S

Pubblico Italian Kitchen

While the menu for Pubblico’s Chef’s Special Valentine’s Dinner is not yet available, you still know it will be good. Pubblico is a 4.5-star restaurant on OpenTable and receives rave reviews on their authentic Italian fare. The Chef’s Special is set to include a three-course meal with wine pairing.
February 12 to 14, beginning at 5pm
Reserve online
Pubblico Italian Kitchen: 2018 33 Ave. SW

Escoba Bistro and Wine Bar

Experience the Escoba 3-Course Dinner with someone special. This is a three-course menu with different options for starters, entrees, and desserts. The main courses are enough on their own to sell this package dinner deal. Choose from either: Alberta Beef tenderloin and seared sea scallops, sweet potatoes and herb mash potatoes, a vegetable medley, and Bordelaise; OR, grilled Yellowfin Tuna and Shrimp, roasted vegetable tian, smoked pepper coulis, and pesto.

February 13-14, 5pm-8:30pm
Reserve online
Escoba Bistro and Wine Bar: 624 8 Ave. SW

Ruth’s Chris Steak House

Treat yourselves! This year, why not make that treat Surf & Turf from one of Calgary’s most popular steak houses? Ruth’s is offering a Valentine’s Weekend Menu of decadent surf & turf, with other add-ons available.

February 12-15, beginning at 6:30pm
Reserve online
Ruth’s Chris Steak House: Calgary Tower, 294 – 115 9 Ave. SE

Modern Steak – Stephen Ave.


This equally-as popular and local steak house is known for something special: their Tomahawk steaks. And this Valentine’s Day, they’ve curated a special Valentine’s Menu to help show off the best of their menu. Your four courses come in a few options, with three appetizers to choose from, your choice of salad or soup, and your choice of three mouth-watering beef options (as well as two vegetarian options). And no Valentine’s dinner would be complete without decadent desserts, so take your pick from either their chocolate cake or apple cheesecake.
Reserve online
Modern Steak: 100 8 Ave. SE

The Guild

Feast on the three courses prepared by the guild’s head chef for your Valentine’s Day Dinner.You and your special someone can choose an appetizer, an entrée, and a dessert with two options available for each. And to sweeten your feast, select one of their available wines to add on.
February 13-14, beginning at 4pm
Reserve online
The Guild: 200 8 Ave. SW

Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant

Add some romance to your weekend with mountain views and gourmet food. In addition to a special 4-Course Menu for Valentine’s Day, the Bow Valley Ranche can provide romance in the form of their atmosphere, setting, and overall dining experience. Your first three courses come in meat or vegetarian options, and your dessert is a choice between Pot de Crème, or Frozen Strawberry Cashew Cake- tough choice!

February 13-14 beginning at 5pm
Reserve online or call (403) 476-1310
Bow Valley Ranche: 15979 Bow Bottom Tr. SE


Food is meant for sharing and is meant to be shared with ones you love. So, on Valentine’s Day weekend in 2021, treat someone you love to NOtaBLE’s feature menu. Your family-style dinner includes a tasty collection of notable dishes like tuna tartar, Alberta Bison flank, wood-fired rotisserie chicken, local vegetables, and two different desserts.
February 12-14, afternoon and evening time slots
Reserve online or call (403) 288-4372
NOtaBLE: 4611 Bowness Rd. NW

The Lookout Kitchen & Bar

This NW Calgary Kitchen & Bar is a south-facing hill-top restaurant with gorgeous views. So, take in a sunset or snowy evening as you take in the Lookout’s 4-Course Meal (with wine pairing). To start, you’ll both enjoy baked brie with crostini, and your choice of soup or salad for each of you. Your main course comes in a variety of three options, and your dessert in two options. Come for the food, stay for the view!
February 14, 4-9pm
Reserve online or call (403) 930-7359
The Lookout Kitchen & Bar: 8 Lynx Ridge Blvd.

The Nash


For this upcoming special weekend, The Nash in Calgary will extend their hours to make room and time for you. Bookings are available for afternoon time slots and feature The Nash’s Dine-in brunch and lunch menus.Take a break from your house for an afternoon of fine dining and mimosas, if you are so please. Choose from breakfast classics, handhelds, soup and salad, and a huge variety of sides. Don’t miss their dessert menu either!

February 12-14, 12-4:30pm

Book online

The Nash: 925 11 St. SE

Shark Club Sports Bar & Grill

Enjoy a romantic dinner for two and enter yourselves in to win some prizes! The Shark Club’s Dinner for Two bundle will not only get you a wine and dine experience, but also a chance to win a two-night stay in any Sandman Hotel location with a $100 Shark Club gift card. Call to inquire about the Valentine’s menu specifics.

February 14, 11:30am-10:30pm

Call (403) 252-4641 to book Deerfoot Meadows, Call (403) 252-4641 to book Vista Heights

Shark Club: Deerfoot Meadows – 7995 11 St. SE

Vista Heights – 2493 27 Ave NE

Hawthorn Dining Room & Bar

If it is gourmet food you fancy this Valentine’s Day, we suggest Hawthorn. Let this restaurant make their way to your heart through their Valentine’s Menu of sweet, salty, and savoury shareables.

February 12-14, beginning at 6:30pm
Reserve online or call (403) 260-1219

Hawthorn Dining Room & Bar: 133 9 Ave SW

Soleil Bistro & Bar

Find someone special and savour this Valentine’s Dinner from Soleil filled with fresh, quality, and local ingredients. The three-course meal begins with your choice of either a seafood starter, or the other, cheesier starter. Your main course is your choice of either beef tenderloin, or miso ginger salmon. To complete your meal, choose between one of two decadent dessert options, or add a bottle of bubbly!

February 14 until 8pm
Email info@soleilyyc.com to reserve
Soleil Bistro & Bar: 612 5 St. SE

Elite Brewing & Cidery

Level up dinner time this weekend with Elite’s Valentine’s Weekend dinner. Your meal includes a refreshing glass of Elderflower Champagne Cider, AAA Striploin, vegetables, mashed potatoes, and chocolate truffles. This is a reasonably priced dinner option in central Calgary- even more so when you consider their half-price champagne for the weekend.

February 13-14, 12-7pm

Call (403) 277-7099 to reserve

Elite Brewing & Cidery: 1319 Edmonton Trail

TEN Degrees Chocolate Factory, Café & Dessert Lounge

It is time to see more of what TEN Degrees can create on top of their delicious chocolate. Join them February 14 for their Chef’s Table Four-course Menu, exclusive to Valentine’s Day. This dinner has a strict local focus in all of its aspects and can be made to include locally sourced alcoholic pairings.

February 14, 6-9pm

Reserve online

TEN Degrees: 818 16 Ave. SW


One18 Empire

ONE18 is inviting you on a date! Join them for a Special Four-course Dinner this 13th and 14th for a delicious dine-in evening. Begin with a light first course of chickpea fritters before diving into the two sharable mains: AAA short rib, and duck confit Walldorf. Conclude this family-style meal with their preserved lemon Crème Brulee, or a bottle of wine/bubbly.
February 13-14, 4-9pm
Reserve online
One18 Empire: 820 Centre St. S


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Gaucho Brazilian BBQ

Show someone you love just how much you care with Gaucho’s All-you-care-to-eat feast this February 14. Enjoy all their Brazilian BBQ favourites, as well a specialty items like shrimp cocktail, lobster tail and salmon ceviche. Whether you try a lot of one thing, or a little of everything, and whether you need lunch or dinner, you and your SO can get your money’s worth on all their dishes.

February 14, beginning at 12:30pm

Book online

Gaucho Brazilian BBQ: #100 – 5920 Macleod Trail SW

Spot on Kitchen & Bar

This southwest neighbourhood kitchen is gearing up for an amazing Dinner menu for two this coming Valentine’s Day. Your appetizer and main course both come in a meat. One bonus to consider: they will include a glass of any of their wine or bubbles to add to your experience.

February 14, beginning at 6:30pm
Book online
Spot On: 2 Richard Way SW


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The Casbah

Are you prepared for Romance at the Casbah? Come hungry, because this five-course meal will have you leaving full and satisfied. The Casbah specializes in Moroccan cuisine, so you can expect a savoury menu filled with fresh vegetables, exquisite spices and flavours, and an overall relaxing atmosphere.

February 14, beginning at 5:30pm

Call (403) 265-9800 to reserve

The Casbah: 720 11 Ave SW


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