This year, why not take the pressure out of Valentine's Day and let someone else do all the hard work? From Nick & Stef's to Yamashiro, some of L.A.'s best restaurants are offering fantastic dinner specials this February 14th, meaning all you have to do is click on the provided links and make a reservation. Now wasn't that easy?
Yamashiro: Yamashiro offers its guests one of the best views in Los Angeles, making it an ideal setting for any special occasion. For Valentine's Day, you and a guest can dine on a three-course meal that includes oysters on the half shell, filet mignon, and Asian BBQ baby back ribs. Then for dessert, you'll have your choice of either chocolate soufflé cake, red velvet Corazon, or a trio of sorbets. Yamashiro's Valentine's Day dinner special costs $99 per person. To make your reservations today, visit the website.
1999 North Sycamore Ave., 90068; 323-466-5125
Chaya: The Downtown location of Chaya is offering a dinner special this Valentine's Day for $65 per person. It includes your choice of a starter, like tuna tartare, oyster shooters, or butter squash soup; an entrée, with half Maine lobster, sea bass, or Moroccan spiced lamb chop being just a few of the options; and for dessert, you can choose from chocolate dipped strawberries, heart-shaped strawberry shortcake, or peanut butter soufflé. Feeling hungry? Visit www.thechaya.com/downtown-la to book your Valentine's Day reservation today.
525 S. Flower St., 90071; 213-236-9577
Nick & Stef's: Downtown's premier steakhouse is offering both three and four course dinner specials on Valentine's Day. Menu options for both courses include herb ricotta ravioli, jumbo crab cakes, filet mignon, crispy skin duck breast, as well as strawberries and cream for dessert. The three-course option is $60 per person; the four-course dinner is $75 per person. To make a reservation, visit www.patinagroup.com/nickstef.
330 S. Hope St., 90071; 213-680-0330
JiRaffe: When it comes to romance, the French certainly know a thing or two. So why not take your special someone to JiRaffe in Santa Monica this February 14th? Their Valentine's Day dinner special includes your choice of appetizer, like gouda ravioli or roasted beet salad; an entrée, with options such as Scottish salmon, jidori chicken, or New York steak; as well as your choice of lemon tart, coffee ice cream, or a red velvet cupcake for dessert. Dinner is $85 per person. You can make your Valentine's Day reservation today by visiting, www.jirafferestaurant.com.
502 Santa Monica Blvd., 90401; 310-917-6671
Gordon Ramsay at The London: The celebrity chef is cooking up a special Valentine's Day menu at his restaurant in West Hollywood. The three-course menu includes bluefin tuna tartare, baked salmon, and your choice of baked Alaska, strawberry meringue or English toffee pudding for dessert. Dinner is $95 per person. Make your reservations today by visiting the website.
1020 N. San Vicente Blvd., 90069; 866-282-4560