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Treat your special someone to a delicious dinner in downtown Evanston! Some restaurants are offering special menus or hosting events before or after the 14th. And, don't forget flowers and chocolates! Scroll down to find out where to find those beloved items. 
Next of Kin Restaurant & Cafe | 625 Davis St.

Next of Kin Restaurant & Cafe | 625 Davis St.

We’re in Love...with Oysters & Champagne 
Celebrate Valentine’s weekend with Next of Kin!

We promise a delicious Valentine’s Day dinner with just the right amount of lovey, dovey fun. Featuring a Chef Marco designed 3 course dinner option in addition to our nightly menu, (because we love choices) & the biggest selection of bubbles in Evanston! We'll be spreading the love all weekend long - book your at our table!

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Terra & Vine | 1701 Maple Ave.

Terra & Vine | 1701 Maple Ave.

From February 14th to 16th, enjoy a romantic evening at Terra & Vine, offering a Valentine's Weekend 3 Course Prix-Fixe Menu in addition to the regular menu. The 3-course dinner is $45 and wine pairing is $19. Call 847-563-4333 to make reservations. 

First Course (choice of)
- Golden Beet Carpaccio: warm goat cheese croquette, arugula, pine nuts, honey balsamic dressing
- Lobster Bisque: creme fraiche, fresh chives 

Entree Course (choice of)
- Risotto di Valentino: red beet risotto, mascarpone, sauteed shrimp & bay scallops
- Rosted Cauliflower: whipped goat cheese, sumac, sweet basil pesto
- Mushroom & Black Truffle Ravioli: truffle and parmesan cream sauce
- Pesce del Giorno: market fish, toasted Israeli couscous pilaf, cherry tomatoes, saffron sauce
- Petit Filet Mignon: 6 oz filet mignon, mashed potatoes, green beans barolo reduction 

Dessert Course (choice of)
- Classic Tiramisu
- Seasonal Sorbet or Gelato
- Flourless Chocolate Cake 

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Koi Fine Asian Cuisine & Lounge | 624 Davis St.

Koi Fine Asian Cuisine & Lounge | 624 Davis St.

Enjoy a Valentine's Day meal for two ($59.99 per couple) including a glass of champagne and these delicious items. 

  • Appetizer: Salmon Brulée Bundles
  • Entree: Dragon and Phoenix (represents a long relationship to marriage). Dragon - Crispy covered with tangy sweet spice sauce. Phoenix - Shrimp sautéed with vegetable in white wine sauce.
  • Dessert: Chocolate Lava Cake with ice cream

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Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. | 1615 Oak Ave.

Smylie Brothers Brewing Co. | 1615 Oak Ave.

Enjoy a 5-course buffet style dinner paired with 5 Smylie Brothers beers on Valentine's Day! More info coming soon about the course descriptions. To reserve a spot, email info@smyliebros.com. 

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The Celtic Knot | 626 Church St.

The Celtic Knot | 626 Church St.

The Celtic Knot has two Valentine's specials for you. From February 8 to 14, enjoy a complimentary Valentine’s Dessert Plate with the purchase of Two Dinner Entrees! Chocolate Covered Red Velvet Cake, Deep-Fried Ice Cream & Chocolate Mousse Crepe. Available February 8 to February 17, Sunday through Thursday, 4-9pm and Friday & Saturday, 4-10pm.  

On Thursday, February 14, 2-4pm, bring your family and friends for The Celtic Knot's Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea! Homemade scones with jam, butter, whipped cream & fresh strawberries, a selection of sandwiches & tarts, all served with a steaming pot of your favourite tea! $19 for adults, $12 for children. Please call 847-864-1679 for reservations!   

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Hearth Restaurant | 1625 Hinman Ave.

Hearth Restaurant | 1625 Hinman Ave.

Enjoy a 4 course pre fixe for $70 per person, including a glass of sparkling wine to start. 

Why not stay the night? The Homestead will have discounted rooms for $95/night with the promo code: LOVE19 which is available February 14, 2019 to February 17, 2019. Reserve your room here.
  



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Chef's Station | 915 Davis St.

Chef's Station | 915 Davis St.

Chef's Station has a super special 5-course prix fixe menu planned for Valentine's Day. Reserve your place at the 5:00 or 7:30 pm seating on Thursday, February 14. The Valentine's Day Menu is $75 per person. Call 847-570-9821 to reserve today!  

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Found Kitchen | 1631 Chicago Ave.

Found Kitchen | 1631 Chicago Ave.

Enjoy a special tasty (and amorous) five-course prix fixe "Language of Love" menu with each course inspired by famous lovers. $65 per person (excludes beverages, tax and gratuity).  

Reserve a table online or by calling 847.868.8945.


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The Barn Steakhouse | 1016 Church St.

The Barn Steakhouse | 1016 Church St.

The Barn Steakhouse will have it's full regular menu available on Valentine's Day so you can enjoy a delicious meal in a very romantic setting. 

If you're into celebrating a bit early (why not?!), The Barn is hosting a special "Wine & Whiskey for Lovers" event as part of their monthly dinner series. Learn more and purchase tickets here

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Pete Miller's Evanston | 1557 Sherman Ave.

Pete Miller's Evanston | 1557 Sherman Ave.

Make this Valentine's weekend one to remember with dinner and live jazz at Pete Miller's! From February 13th to 16th, Chef Luis is presenting a three course prix fixe Surf & Turf Dinner Special for $69. Make your dinner truly special with a complimentary bottle of select wine when you order to prix fixe specials!  

Pete's is also proud to offer some of Chicago's finest Jazz talent to set the mood:
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 5-9pm: Jeannie Tanner & Stacey McMichael (piano, vocals, trumpet and bass)
Thursday, Feb. 14, 5-9pm: The Alyssa Allgood Trio (vocals, piano, bass)
Friday, Feb. 15 & Saturday, Feb. 16, 8pm-midnight: The Randy McCallister Ensemble performs classic jazz ballads from Sinatra, Darin, Buble and more

Space is limited. Call 847-328-0399 to make your reservation today!

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NaKorn Urban Thai | 1622 Orrington Ave.

NaKorn Urban Thai | 1622 Orrington Ave.

 

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Patisserie Coralie | 600 Davis St.

Patisserie Coralie | 600 Davis St.

Info coming soon on special Valentine's Day desserts! 

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FlowersFlowers | 1110 Davis St.

FlowersFlowers | 1110 Davis St.

Treat your Valentine to vased roses or a special bouquet of flowers this Valentine's Day! FlowersFlowers has created a few special floral arrangements including "Sweet", "Savory" and "Spicy" bouquets in addition to the always elegant vased roses. Click here for details and to view photos and order online or call today! 

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The Stained Glass | 1623 Benson Ave.

The Stained Glass | 1623 Benson Ave.

Info coming soon.

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Table to Stix Ramen | 1007 Davis St.

Table to Stix Ramen | 1007 Davis St.

Special prix fixe menu coming soon.

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Prairie Moon | 1635 Chicago Ave.

Prairie Moon | 1635 Chicago Ave.

Info coming soon! 

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Bottle & Bottega | 1016 Davis St.

Bottle & Bottega | 1016 Davis St.

Bottle & Bottega is hosting a Galentine's and a couple of Valentine's themed parties on February 13 and 14! All events are BYOB and include paint supplies, instruction, aprons and a take home canvas or tote (depending on the event!) Click here to view the calendar and purchase tickets. 

Feb. 13, 6:30-9:30pm | Galentine's Day Party 
Bring your besties out and paint yourselves dancing together! 

Feb. 14, 6-9pm | Valentine's Day Glass Painting Edition
Paint two wine or beer glasses with the help of a local artist! We'll show you how to paint the image shown step-by-step or you can paint an image you choose! 

Feb. 14, 6:30-9:30pm | Valentine's Day Painting Party
Bring that special someone (or just that someone) to paint a canvas!


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