BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Make this Valentine’s Day in Baton Rouge the most special one with a memorable, romantic dinner. The following list includes a handful of area restaurants featuring Valentine’s Day specials.


What’s more romantic than a steak dinner for two? 18 STEAK’s special Valentine’s dinner will be offered on Friday and Saturday from 5 p.m to 11 p.m. and on Monday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The restaurant is located inside L’Auberge Casino and reservations are required. To make a reservation, call 225-224-4142.

Soji: Modern Asian

Soji located at 5050 Government Street will be hosting a Valentine’s Day couples sushi class on the 14th. The $200 per couple ticket includes sushi rolls, hor d’oeuvres, and all-you-can-drink sake. Couples will be making four sushi rolls. Call 225-300-4448 to reserve a spot!

Jolie Pearl Oyster Bar

Jolie Pearl Oyster Bar located downtown at 315 North Boulevard will be offering a $50 fixed menu for two during Valentine’s weekend. What’s on the menu? A raw oyster sample, a chargrilled oyster sample, chicken and sausage gumbo and a caramel macchiato bread pudding. Reservations can be made by calling 225-615-7172.

The Gregory

For a refined dinner outing, The Gregory located at 150 Third Street will be offering Valentine’s specials from Friday to Monday. Their specials include a Seared Sea Bass and a Veal Osso Buco. Reservations can be made online or by calling 225-532-6854.

Monjunis Italian Cafe

This Italian spot located on 711 Jefferson Hwy will be serving Valentine’s specials Friday, Saturday and Monday. The restaurant’s website advertises its “Italian margarita” and desserts. Click here to make a reservation online.

Elsie’s Plate & Pie

This local favorite will be running a special three-course Valentine’s dinner menu starting Friday through Monday night. Dishes on the menu include crab & brie bake, steak frites and king cake pie! Elsie’s Plate & Pie is located at 3145 Government Street.