It is the season of love again and with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, the city has geared up to provide the love birds the best of Valentine’s experiences. From elaborate scrumptious spreads to a memorable experience with your loved one beside the sea, the city has everything sorted out to make the day even more special. We got in touch with some of the restaurants and hotels to inform our readers in love about the various surprises in store for them and their loved ones.
In the endeavour to make V-Day memorable, Taj Coromandel is ready to celebrate the season of love creating the most memorable ambience for you to cherish. At Prego, the Italian specialty restaurant at Taj Coromandel, an aphrodisiac-infused romantic candle night dinner awaits city-couples. Savour a delicious feast that will bring alive the spirit of love with the Saffron scented seafood broth with parsley oil made with special ingredients such as scallops, mussels & baby octopus. End the meal with Passion fruit panna cotta with figs and chili chocolate ganache dessert. Does this make you drool already? Hang on, because the ‘Seed of love’ made from salted caramel, milk chocolate creme, chocolates, berries and chocolate banana caramel ice cream is waiting as a complimentary dessert for you and your bae to dig in.
With an exquisite setting of delicious food and live music at the ITC Grand Chola, you can dine with your partner at Madras Pavilion, Ottimo Cucina Italian and Pan Asian restaurants. Madras Pavilion’s buffet spread is inspired by world food trends on Valentine’s Day and is sure to add spark to your special day. DJ Wayne & DJ Man’E will make the couples want to shake a leg with some great retro tunes.
The Raintree, St Mary’s Road celebrates Valentine’s Day in style by offering a sumptuous dinner at all their luxury restaurants. Take in the cool February breeze of the evening as you unwind with your Valentine while listening to a soulful two piece live band and indulging in the five-course set dinner. One can choose from soups, starters and two mains. The dishes include wild duck empanada and crab cakes, wild mushroom baklava, tandoori paneer roulade, and much more! Up North at The Raintree, Anna Salai is known for the eye-catching panoramic views of the city. It is the ideal place to celebrate love with your bae. Savour the finest north Indian cuisine in town by enjoying the hand crafted menu curated by Master Chef Amreek Singh, inclusive of authentic appetizers, soups, salads, mains and desserts.
At the Park Hyatt, Chennai groove with your loved one with live saxophonist, violinist, live band and DJ. Lilly Pond and the Roof Top will have special four- course set menus, whilst The Flying Elephant will have a special Valentine set menu and a la carte as an option. Their additional offering is sure to make the ladies blush with a bouquet of roses. We hope the men are taking cues!
For couples in the mood to explore romance in an undisturbed comfort of an exclusive alcove, InterContinental Chennai offers a dreamy experience with their ‘Cupid Floats Five’ Wishes package. A Quintessential get away for two nights with couple’s spa, breakfast in bed and a choice to make from five most exquisite wishes - A culinary master class with their chef, cocktail making session by the beach, one complimentary bottle of red wine, chocolate cake, dessert platter at Tao of Peng. Well it doesn’t end here; you can also enjoy a private dinner date in a beautifully decorated tent at the water’s edge, under a starry night sky. With something like this, we wonder if you could wish for the moon as well.
From romantic settings, attractive offers, to snuggling up to you loved ones; this Valentine’s is surely going to sweep the love birds off their feet. In love or not, it seems that the city has something for everyone and who doesn’t want to gorge on such mouth-watering delicacies. After all, food is to be savoured rather than devoured.