Whether searching for the perfect dinner destination to impress, or selecting the ideal gift to say “I love you”, decisions are a major part of every couple’s Valentine’s Day experience. The following is our rundown of local shopping and dining for this special holiday:
Woody’s Place – 18th & New Jersey Ave, North Wildwood
Woody’s, famous for their year-long daily specials, is proud to present yet another awesome deal in celebration of love with their Woody’s Valentine’s Dinner For Two. For just $40 per couple, this full-course dining experience meal includes a choice of appetizer, two entrees with two sides, and two glasses of red or white wine or domestic draft beer. Start with the Shrimp Portabella or Caesar Salad and move onto rich entrees such as the Chicken Florentine, the Cajun Grouper Oscar, or the Woody’s Steak. Expect better food and better prices!
Ambiance Salon & Spa – 5201 Pacific Ave, Wildwood
Treat her to some custom jewels, scarves, or hair accessories with the help of Ambiance’s February super sale! All jewelry and accessories will be offered at a 25% discount throughout the month, making the perfect gift an affordable find. Prefer to let her do the picking? With their Valentine’s Day Gift Certificate Sale, purchase a $50 certificate and receive $60 or purchase $100 and receive $125! This credit can be used toward any of Ambiance’s fashion accessories OR on their full menu of salon and spa services. Every girl loves the Ambiance treatment…
Blooms – 11 South Main St, Cape May Court House
Say “I love you” this year with a beautiful, Blooms-approved bouquet! Blooms’ bouquets are personally hand-arranged and delivered by a courteous professional. Same-day delivery by a florist is available in most circumstances. Call today and place your order to let your Valentine know how special he/she is.
Golden Inn – 7849 Dune Dr, Avalon
(609) 368-5155, www.goldeninn.com
Come enjoy a romantic Valentine’s Dinner at the Golden Inn this Friday, Feb. 14th from 5:30 to 10 pm. Start with your choice of Lump Crab Cocktail, Bloody Maria Shrimp Cocktail, or Golden Inn Grilled Peaches. Next, enjoy your choice of fresh soup or salad. V-Day entrees will include Smoked Pork Chops, Roasted Cod, Mushroom Risotto, Chicken Francaise, and Filet Mignon. Dinner will come to a sweet finish with decadent dessert options including Molten Chocolate Cake, NY Style Cheesecake, and Sour Cherry Shortcake. Rather make a romantic weekend getaway of your Golden Inn visit? Spring for the great-value Valentine’s Day Package for Feb. 14th into the 15th. You will be greeted with a gorgeous presentation of chocolate covered strawberries upon your arrival and will be seated for a romantic dinner for two that evening. On Saturday morning, feel free to sleep in with a 12 pm late checkout accommodation following a complimentary breakfast for two and relaxing couples massage. Treat yourselves. You deserve it!
Harbor View – 954 Ocean Dr, Cape May
For a Valentine’s Day by the sea, the Harbor View is the place to be. Enjoy Cape May’s best view of the harbor and choose from a variety of fresh seafood entrees as well as selected veal, steak, chicken, and pasta dishes. In addition to their versatile classics, the Harbor View will feature wonderful Valentine’s Day specials to make the holiday extra memorable. Make it a date to cherish with Harbor View’s breathtaking sunset views. They are now accepting reservations!
Island Bowl – 3401 New Jersey Ave, Wildwood
How about some Valentine’s Day recreation with your sweetie? Fridays at Island Bowl feature Moonlight Rock’n Bowl with an all-you-can-bowl deal for just $15 a person from 8 pm to midnight. Ring in this Valentine’s Day Friday with a strike! Be sure to hit the snack bar for some great eats to fuel your gaming energy.
Nino’s Family Restaurant – 16 S. Main St, Cape May Court House
At Nino’s Family Restaurant, Chef Antonio combines his love for cooking Italian delicacies and his childhood memories to create a menu to be enjoyed by both the seafood and pasta-lover. Homemade red and white sauces marry the cuisine of Northern and Southern Italy. Nino’s is now accepting Valentine’s Day reservations and invites couples to celebrate the holiday with their favorite homemade Italian entrees at great prices. Nino’s classic big portions are perfect for sharing with a loved one. Call early to reserve a table for that special date!
The Blue Pig Tavern – 200 Congress Pl, Cape May
Treat your Blue Valentine at the always farm fresh and always fork friendly Blue Pig Tavern this holiday. Here, the menu has been prepared with love to set the tone for a delightful dining experience with your loved one. The Valentine’s menu will be available Feb. 13th through 17th. Reservations are recommended.
The Cape Orient – 315 Ocean St, Cape May
The Cape Orient cordially invites you to join them in celebration of the Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day! Sample their array of delectable Valentine’s Day specials including Chinese, Japanese, and Thai cuisines. Welcome to the Lunar Year of the Horse! Allow us to treat you and your love to a beautiful celebration.
The Ebbitt Room at the Virginia Hotel – 25 Jackson St, Cape May
Savor romance slowly this Valentine’s Day the Ebbitt Room restaurant located in the heart of the historic district in Cape May. All dishes will be lovingly prepared by Executive Chef Anthony Micari using his renowned Farm-to-Table, Farm-to-Glass philosophy and featuring the freshest ingredients from our very own Beach Plum Farm. Be delighted by a dining experience where artisanal cocktails, farm-fresh classic American cuisine and a sophisticated, yet casual vibe create the perfect setting for a new Cape May tradition. This year’s exclusive V-Day menu was created with passionate foodies in mind and includes a complimentary champagne toast, 4-course dinner, and piano serenade. Treasure special moments shared with you sweetheart at the Ebbitt Room this holiday for just $75 per person.
The Washington Inn – 801 Washington St, Cape May
Make this Valentine’s Day dinner an occasion to remember at the ever-elegant Washington Inn. The Inn will offer a three-course prix fixe meal for you and your sweetheart featuring a selection of their innovative, classic entrees at the great value of $55. The Valentine’s special menu will be offered Feb. 14th, 15th from 5-6 pm, and the 16th. Couples are invited to a round of complimentary champagne included in this price. A true Cape May Institution, the Washington Inn is open every Saturday night throughout the winter season. For reservations or more info, call 609-884-5697 or visit washingtoninn.com.
From full course meals to roses of every color and from beauty services to V-day activities, Cape May County no doubt offers the Valentine’s Day experience to make this year’s celebration unforgettable.