BATON ROUGE, La. (BR Proud) — More people are expected to celebrate Valentine’s Day at home this year amid restrictions and safety concerns related to the coronavirus. Researchers at Offers.com also found the top requested gift this year is food, beating out 2020’s top gift choice of an “experience.”
We’ve compiled a list of restaurants throughout the Capital City that are offering special deals, regardless of whether you choose dine-in or takeout.
Bonefish Grill: From Feb. 4 through Feb. 15, get in on the Valentine’s Day Perfect Pairings at Bonefish Grill. With a variety of specials, available for either dine-in or takeout, Bonefish Grill has seasonal specials like Risotto del Mar, starting at just $17.90.
California Pizza Kitchen: Take your Valentine to California Pizza Kitchen from Feb. 10 through Feb. 14 and enjoy a Sweet Deal for Two. Choose from items available on the $35 prix fixe menu and be sure to ask about the Heart-Shaped Pizza.
Chili’s: Quite appropriately, February’s $5 Margarita of the Month at Chili’s is The Grand Romance ‘Rita. Indulge your main squeeze on Valentine’s Day with this margarita that comes with a limited-edition stir stick.
Firehouse Subs: Get yourself the Firehouse Subs app (if you don’t have it already) and on Feb. 13 and Feb. 14, use the promo code LOVE to receive a FREE dessert.
Fleming’s: Dine in or enjoy at home, either way, the Fleming’s Valentine’s Day Three-Course Prime Surf & Turf menu for two is sure to win over more than a few hearts. Available from Feb. 12 through Feb 15. The three-course meal includes salad and dessert with a choice of three different entrees starting at $80. A lunch menu is also available and will be served from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m., Feb. 13-14.
Krispy Kreme: Featuring four heart-shaped Valentine’s Day doughnuts, Krispy Kreme is making it near impossible to choose. So don’t. Try the Strawberries & Kreme Heart, Sugar Cookie Heart, Sprinkled Heart and Chocolate Caramel Heart. How else are you going to know which is your favorite? We’re getting up early on the 14th to bring the Valentine’s Dough-Note Dozen home for the whole family.
Moe’s Southwest Grill: Sign up as a Moe Rewards member before 1 a.m. EST on Feb. 12 and take advantage of Moe’s Southwest Grill Valentine’s BOGO Entree. Moe’s Rewards members will get a FREE entree when they purchase another entree through Feb. 14.
Olive Garden: Take it to go and bake it at home, Olive Garden’s Valentine’s Dinner for Two Bake at Home Lasagna Bundle is $35.99 and includes soup or salad, breadsticks, an entrée portioned for two (either Chicken Alfredo or Five Cheese Ziti al Forno) and a choice of dessert. You can preorder yours starting Feb. 8 for pickup between Feb. 12 and 14.
Ruth’s Chris Steak House: Enjoy your Valentine’s Day dinner in the comfort of your home or dine in at Ruth’s Chris Steak House on two thoughtfully prepared Valentine’s Day featured menus. From Feb 12 to Feb. 14, you have your choice of either the Surf & Turf or Tomahawk Ribeye, which can be paired with special wine selections, including Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars Artemis.
The Fresh Market: Planning a quiet dinner for two and want to cook something special but don’t want to do the meal planning or prepping? The Fresh Market has a variety of restaurant-quality meals planned and prepped, right down to the dozen roses and reusable shopping bag. Choose from the Filet Mignon Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two, Filet Mignon & Crab Cake Valentine’s Meal, Filet Mignon & Chilean Sea Bass Valentine’s Meal or the Crab Cake & Chilean Sea Bass Valentine’s Meal all for $49.99.
Trader Joe’s: What is heart-shaped, pink and white and doesn’t contain coconut? Macarons! For a special Valentine’s treat pick up Trader Joe’s Macarons, the delicate meringue cookie, with rich creme filling that must be experienced to truly appreciate. The pink hearts are flavored with real raspberries and filled with raspberry crème, while the white hearts—with pink speckles—are vanilla with strawberry crème in the middle.
The below deals were compiled with the help of Offers.com.