Valentine's Menus

Aquitaine

A taste of Parisian romance at home! Valentine's take out menu for two for $130 includes: Potato & Leek Bisque, Roasted Duxbury Oysters, French Baguette with whipped butter; choice of Entree: Maine Lobster Ravioli or Pomegranate Glazed Lamb Shanks or Roasted Aubergine; and for Dessert: Chocolate Truffles and Macaroons. Optional take out add-ons available. Order by Thurs, February 11 by 10 am for pick up on Sun, the 14th. Or, dine at Aquitaine and order from a separate Valentine's menu.

Bountiful

A Somerville-based dinner delivery service, with locally sourced food, serving Newton. A la carte Valentine's menu, with doorstep delivery on Feb 14th. Caviar service; APPETIZERS: blanched frisee and red watercress salad; grilled lamb chops; ENTREES: duck with haricot verts and tarbais beans, OR roasted head of cauliflower, OR halibut fillet with sunchokes, preserved lemon, and broccolini. Other sides: roasted fingerling potatoes and red wine braised mushrooms. Whisk & Whip It's red velvet cupcake with cream cheese frosting or raspberry truffle brownie. Cocktails from BackBar. Place orders by Wed, Feb 10.

Davios

Special Valentine's Dinner all weekend from February 12-14. Dine in or take home. $85/person: ANTIPASTI: Baby Arugula, Goat Cheese, Spiced Cashews, Honey Vinaigrette OR Fettuccine, Maine Lobster, Lemon Cream.
PIATTI DEL GIORNO: Seared Scallops, Winter Squash, Broccolini, Aged Balsamic OR Center Cut Filet Mignon, Creamy Potatoes, Brussels Sprouts, Black Truffle Bearnaise. DOLCE SAMPLER: Warm Chocolate Cake, Raspberry Mille-Feuille, Vanilla Bean Panna Cotta.

Flora's Wine Bar

Flowers are nice, but wine and chocolate always hit the spot! Boxes include red wine and dessert assortments. Delivery is complimentary to Newton and available to surrounding areas as well! Ordering is open until Thurs Feb 11th with deliveries on the 13th. Email andrew@floraswinebar.com for more details.

New England Country Mart

This local grocery delivery service will drop off Valentine's Day dinner at your doorstep, along with chocolates and flowers. Choose $75 crab-stuffed lobster tails for 2 dinner or a twin tenderloin dinner for for $79.95. Order dinners by Feb 8th and flowers by Feb 4th for delivery on the 11th, 12th or 13th. Click website link for details. First time orders receive $20 off when you sign up for their newsletter!

Sycamore

Whether you love seafood, are a vegetarian, or prefer veal stew, the always outstanding Sycamore in Newton Centre has an a la carte Valentine's menu which is sure to please. Make reservations to dine in or plan to take home dinner. Take out orders accepted until Feb 10th or until sold out. Email Lizzie with order, phone number, and preferred pick up time.

Walnut Grille

A five course $75 per person pre fixe vegetarian Valentine's dinner. Start with a red beet and lemongrass bisque or mushroom chowder; followed by an appetizer platter and salad. Select an entree of ravioli or tofu steak and then finish with either red velvet cake or chocolate bread butter pudding. Take home or dine in!

Baramor

Newton Centre's Baramor is keeping Valentine's Day simple, classy, and inexpensive with an artisanal cheese and charcuterie board and bottle of chateau souverain, a cabernet, for $40 (usually priced at $65).

COOK

Local favorite COOK has a special Valentine's Day menu available all weekend long. Featuring seared shrimp or braised short ribs with all the sides, chocolate bread pudding or a butterscotch chocolate trifle for dessert, and, of course, their outrageous cocktails.

Dunn-Gaherin's

Breakfast in bed on Valentine's Day? Count us in. Choose quiches, honey-baked ham, or both, and pick out your favorite cocktails, too. A la carte pricing, with two red roses included in every order. Order online and pick up by 9 pm on Saturday.

Forklift Provisions

Enjoy a chef-prepared gourmet dinner for 2 from the comfort of your home from this local catering company specializing in locally-sourced food. Dinner includes: Gruyere Gougères; Winter Salad with Apple Chips, Blue Cheese, and Dijon Vinaigrette; Fennel Dusted Seared Duck Breast with Pickled Mustard Seeds and Confit Leg with Salsa Verde; Hazelnut Romesco Potatoes; Brown Butter Smoked Carrot Purée; Individual Flourless Chocolate Cakes.$140. Order by 1 PM on Feb 9 for pick up or delivery. Add Shortbread Cookies to your Valentine’s Dinner and get them for FREE with code AONVday21.

Olivia's Bistro

Three course dinner packages for $65/person: Starter: 1/2 dozen oysters with passion fruit basil mignonette. Main Course: Choice of Heart-shaped lobster ravioli in a shrimp bisque or 12/14 oz grilled ribeye with tri-color roasted potates and parmesan baked asparagus in bearnaise sauce. Dessert: chocolate flan with raspberry sorbet. Add a bottle of Chianti for $25.

The Biltmore

Offering an a la carte Valentine's menu all weekend long of: Pan Seared Crab Cakes; Strawberry Arugula Salad; Filet Oscar; Grilled Swordfish; Molten Lava Cake or Pecan Pie. Take home or dine in!

Bianca

One of Chestnut Hill's newest restaurants, Bianca, is offering two Valentine's menus: 1) A sushi & pizza family combo for $75 which includes 6pc spicy tuna roll, 6 pc smoked salmon roll, 6pc cucumber avocado roll and your choice of Roman style Pizza and 2) A $58 6pc. wild big eye spicy tuna, 6pc. smoked salmon, 6pc. Jonah crab California roll, 6pc. avocado tempura. Options to add bubbly, too. Place orders by 7pm at least one day prior to pick-up day. Pick up orders at Bianca from 12pm-7pm on Saturday, February 13th and Valentine's Day Sunday, February 14th.

Capital Grille

Valentine's Weekend at Home. Dinner for 2 for $175 includes a FIRST COURSE of Field Green Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette, Seeded French Rolls. ENTRÉE:
The Capital Grille Surf and Turf: Hand-Cut 20 oz Filet Mignon and Butter Poached Lobster Tails (4) ACCOMPANIMENTS: Grilled Asparagus with Lemon Mosto Sam’s and Mashed Potatoes. DESSERTS: The Capital Grille Cheesecake, Flourless Chocolate Espresso Cake,
Chocolate Covered Strawberries. Available Feb 13th & 14th.

Farmstead Table

A Valentine's Day Meal Kit for Lovers: Stuffed Mushrooms; Seafood Chowder or Little Gem Salad; Baked Cod, Filet Mignon or Half Roasted Duck; Marveilleux. Serves 2, $150. Pick up on Sunday.

Moldova

Romance to go! Moldova Restaurant has created special take home dinner boxes to wow your valentine. Whether you select a rack of lamb, branzino filet, chicken skewers, or create your own customized box, each comes with bubbly, a box of chocolates and flowers, so all bases are covered. Prices range from $50 to $150 for two, and orders must be place by February 10th for pick up on the 14th. Moldova is also open for in restaurant dining on Valentine's Day.

Spiga Ristorante

All Valentines' weekend, from February 12 - 14, Spiga's has a three course sweetheart dinner for two for $145, that hits all the right notes. Start with Caesar salad and a Charcuterie Bruschette, then move on to Osso Buco & Lobster, and then Chocolate Bread Pudding for Dessert. There'd s vegetarian menu too, and a host of wines to pair to bring your meal to the next level. Place orders by Thurs, Feb 11th by calling 781-449-5600.

Thistle & Leek

Romance included, some assembly required. Spend quality time in the kitchen this Valentine's Day with a meal kit for two for just $75. Snack on truffled hummus with seeded crackers while you’re cooking. The main course is braised short ribs with rainbow carrots and cipollini onions; and fontina risotto with marjoram. For dessert? Chocolate and caramel tart, with whipped cream. Add caviar, creme fraiche, and potato crisps ($65) Order by Wednesday 2/10 (by noon) and pick up Saturday 2/13 from 12-8pm or Sunday 2/14 from 12-4pm. Email brendan@thistleandleek.com with questions or to place your order.