Valentine’s Day Events and Specials

Posted February 1, 2021

Please note that the Valentine’s Day specials listed below are for 2022. Please check back for 2023 Valentine’s Day specials.

Santa Monica offers the perfect setting to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Explore a number of outdoor dining and takeout options, gifts & treats and hotel offers from Santa Monica businesses to help create the ultimate Valentine’s Day experience for you and your special someone. Don’t miss out on the Valentine’s Day offerings happening in Santa Monica!


1 Pico
1 Pico celebrates love with a very special Valentine’s Day menu. Indulge in Oysters with Caviar, Lobster Pappardelle or share the savory Sole Meunière Pour Deux. Available February 13th and 14th. Limited seating. Reserve your table now.

Birdie G’s
On Valentine’s Day, the team is cooking up beautiful, seasonal specials alongside classics, such as Striped Bass Newberg with lobster bisque & potato waffles and Prime Bone-In Ribeye for Two. There will also be special wine pairings that day and festive cocktails, making for an easy, breezy and fun celebration. Reservations available online now, with walk-ins available.

Cozy up at Calabra with your loved one! Indulge in sweeping rooftop views of the Pacific and Mediterranean-inspired fare with a special Valentine’s menu addition.. Valentine’s specials are available February 11 to 14.

Casa Martin
Casa Martin will have live Mariachi to set a vibrant romantic mood and to celebrate Valentin’s Day. Mariachi will start at 6:30pm and end at 9:00pm. Reservations are strongly suggested. Join us in El Día del Amor y la Amistad, or “The Day of Love and Friendship.

Chef Bryant Ng and team are preparing a variety of luxurious specials, specialty cocktails & wine pairings available on Friday, February 11 and Monday, February 14. Canoodle with your date over Oysters and Beef Rendang or walk-in with your best pals for “Singles Specials” and a round of Piña Coladas at the bar. Book a table through Resy.

Catch Restaurant & Sushi Bar
Make this Valentine’s Day extra special at Catch Restaurant at Hotel Casa del Mar. Make it a romantic night out to enjoy Oysters and Caviar, Scallops, Crispy Skin Branzino and more. Valentine’s Day dinner from 5:00 to 9:30pm. View the menu and make reservations here.

Enjoy a set menu featuring Egg Caviar, Crispy Bass, Snake River Farms Wagyu Beef, and more from 2/11 to 2/13 for $185. On Valentine’s day, 2/14, enjoy a variety of items including Citrus Cured New Zealand Tai, Truffle Rissotto, Dover Sole Fillet, Slow Roasted California Lamb Rib Eye, and more, for $325. Dessert both nights include Mille Crepe Chocolat and Vanilla-Strawberry “Affogato.” View the full menu and make reservations here.

Curated Los Angeles
Valentine’s Day Sale! 15% off of all heart jewelry in-store and online For online orders, use the code HEART U.

Esters Wine Shop & Bar
In addition to signatures like that gooey Grilled Cheese and show-stopping Sea Bass en Croute, there will be a variety of food & drink specials, such as a Drunk in Love cocktail with vodka, lychee liquor, lemon, hibiscus & orange bitters. Book a reservation or we take walk-ins.

FIG Restaurant
Time to treat yourself and the one you love to a gorgeously delicious celebration of food, drink, and each other. FIG is rolling out our version of the Red Carpet–or the Big Red Heart–this Valentine’s Day, with special romantic shareables for two alongside your favorite a la carte menu. Enjoy the romance and whimsy of a fabulous wining and dining experience at FIG. us on Monday, February 14, with your special loved one.

Hotel Shangri-La
Enjoy a 4-course dinner at The Dining Room on February 14th and 15th, from 6 to 10pm.

Le Macaron French Pastries
These special, limited edition Cherry and Dark Chocolate macarons are going fast! Pick up a gift box or party tower, and treat yourself to a refreshing gelato while you’re at it. The lovely outdoor patio is also a great people-watching hangout spot to relax with a coffee and friends.

Celebrate Valentine’s with great food, great cocktails, and lots of love. The menu includes: Papa Brava, Meyer Lemon Gnocchi, Filet of Beet, and more. Valentine’s menu offered February 9 to 12, book your table here.

Meat on Ocean
A 4-course meal features favorites, including Prime Double R Ranch Ribeye and Wild Ross Sea Chilean Sea Bass. Offered Feb. 12-14, click here for the menu and to reserve your table.

Milo & Olive
Enjoy Valentine’s dinner as the team is cooking up some cozy specials, like Organic Half Chicken Cacciatore & Polenta, Mini Chocolate Cakes, along with Anolini with parmesan brodo, farmers’ market spinach & chili flakes, Tiramisu and more. Book a table online or we’ll take walk-ins as long as spots are available.

Experience our intimate, awe-inspiring lounge while sharing California’s take on Italian cuisine with your significant other. Valentine’s specials are available February 11 to 14.

Pono Burgers
Join us for Valentine’s Day Weekend and enjoy our organic grass-fed Strip Steak dinner for two, from Friday, February 11 to 14. Cooked to temp and served with your choice of two sides: organic russet mashed potatoes with gravy, asparagus, or a side farmhouse salad. Dinner for two, $49.99! We’ll also have slices of our limited time NY cheesecake with organic strawberry topping available for dessert! Space may run out, call for your dinner reservation today! 310-584-7005

Rustic Canyon
Chef Andy Doubrava and team are cooking up a 7-course tasting menu that celebrates the seasons and includes a takeaway gift for $125/person. Highlights at this Michelin-starred spot include a dish with red fruits & pink chicories, a duck course, caviar, a beet crepe dessert and petits fours, along with specialty cocktails and a $70 wine pairing. Reservations are available now. For singles and friends, there’s a fun á la carte menu available in the bar & lounge for walk-ins featuring a fried chicken sandwich and drumstick ice cream cones, plus more. For those staying at home, there’s also an á la carte option for takeout, which can be ordered by calling 310-393-7050 or online.

Celebrate Valentine’s Weekend with a romantic dinner in our beautiful indoor dining room or heated outdoor patios. Regular dinner menu available in addition to a la carte specials including Oyster Shooter, Duck Mole Taquitos, Sweet Corn Tamales, Negra Modelo Braised Short Rib, Camarones Calientes, and Café de Olla Cupcake. View the menu or make a reservation here.

Stella Barra Pizzeria & Wine Bar
Whether you’re dining out or staying in for Valentine’s Day, we’ve got you covered! Join us for in-house specials including Lady and the Tramp Spaghetti or take the dinner date to-go and set the mood at home. Either way, you don’t what to miss out.

Sugar Palm
Take your sweetheart on a romantic culinary journey at Sugar Palm Ocean Avenue with our special Valentine’s Day Menus, featuring Tomahawk Steak, Live Maine Lobster, Deconstructed Cheesecake, and much more.Sugar Palm’s five-course dinner offerings come in the form of three California getaway-inspired prix fixe menus are available on February 14th from 3 to 10 p.m. in their recently renovated dining space featuring a sleek indoor lounge, vibey outdoor patio, and poolside bar. Click here for the full menu and to reserve a table or by calling (310) 260-7511.

Make this Valentine’s Day extra special at Terrazza at Hotel Casa del Mar. Make it a romantic night out to enjoy Oysters and Caviar, Scallops, Crispy Skin Branzino and more. Valentine’s Day dinner from 5:00 to 9:30pm. View the menu and make reservations here.

The Gourmandise School of Sweets & Savories
February is fast approaching and we can’t wait to share our new Valentine’s classes with you! Enjoy a Valentine’s Date Night with your special someone and cook a variety of items all weekend long. View class calendar. Our new Valentine’s French Macaron Kit includes key tools and ingredients you need to make these sweet treats like a pro – PLUS – an instructional video that goes with it for extra help perfecting your technique. OR get the kit and take the Virtual Valentine’s Day French Macaron Class on Feb 14th at 4:00pm. Kit – $48 in-store or online.


Birdie G’s
Our kaleidoscopic pink and red “World Famous” Rose Petal Pies were pretty much made for this holiday. Whole 6” and 9” pies are available for pickup by ordering online or calling 310-310-3616 after 2 p.m. with 48 hours’ notice.

Bombshell Salon
Every woman needs hair products! Stop in today to pick up the perfect CUSTOMIZED gift basket, for your loved one! Get 10% off with a $100 gift certificate!

Brentwood General Store
Make a custom Valentine’s Gift Basket through February 14.

Carlo’s Bakery
Chocolate-covered strawberries will always win their heart and right now! Online offer only. Click here to order.

Cha Spa
Pamper yourself and others with this Valentine’s Day Special: Buy 6 gift certificates and get 1 free. Buy 10 gift certificates and get 2 free
Experienced nail techs and licensed masseurs. New outdoor nail and massage area. HEPA air cleaners in all indoor spaces.

DK Donuts & Bakery
Send your Galentine a special donut message this year to appreciate her and tell her you miss her! Order custom donuts on our website.

Esters Wine Shop & Bar
Valentine’s Day 3-Bottle Wine Packs & Gift Boxes are available now to pick-up or for local & national shipping in the online shop. Choose a “For Lovers Pack” for $165, “For Friends Pack” for $70, or a Valentine’s Gift Box for $125 with wine, chocolate bars, a candle, card and dried flower bouquet, along with other elegant, themed boxes. Want to add some flowers? Local florist Krystal Chang has her wildly beautiful Flower Arrangements for pre-order on her website until February 8, with pickup available at Esters on Valentine’s Day, starting at noon. There will also be some arrangements for sale at the shop February 13-14 on a first-come, first-serve basis, so just scoop one up with a bottle! Our Date Night Cheese & Charcuterie Platters & Boxes make for a beautiful and generous appetizer or snacky dinner at home. $70-100 includes a chef’s selection of artisan meats, premium cheeses, chocolate-covered strawberries, truffles and all the gourmet accoutrements. Pre-order now until 7 p.m. on Valentine’s Day online or calling 310-899-6900. Available for pickup February 13-14.

Huckleberry Bakery & Cafe
Pre-order a Valentine’s Day Cookie Kit featuring strawberry icing & plant-based decorations for $20 (it’s a perfect activity for kiddos and friends) or a Box of 2 Chocolate Strawberry Tarts for $15 online now or by calling 310-451-2311, with at least 24 hours’ notice. Pickup is available February 1-14. In the days leading up to and on Valentine’s Day, the pastry case will be stocked with those Chocolate Fruit Tarts, Heart-Shaped Shortbread Cookies and so much more on a first-come, first-serve basis.

John Kelly Chocolates
Let our signature boxes be your signature gift this Valentine’s Day. Give the gift of sweet decadence with one of our signature chocolate collection boxes. We’ve got gourmet boxes for every price range..

Le Macaron French Pastries Santa Monica
Available gift boxed quantities: 6, 12 or 24 macarons. Click here to place and order and to see other available flavors.

Milo & Olive
Preorder Valentine’s Day DIY Cooking Kits, which makes for a fun dinner if you’re celebrating with a loved one, your best pal or the whole family. Choose from an elevated version of “Spaghettios” (Chef Erin Eastland’s guilty pleasure) featuring pink vodka sauce and housemade ditalini, “Lady & The Tramp” with fresh spaghetti & organic chicken meatballs or Organic Half Chicken Cacciatore & Creamy Polenta. Each kit feeds 2 people and includes a Milo + Olive tote, a Garden of Lettuces Salad, Demi Baguette & Mini Chocolate Cake with marshmallow sauce. Add a bottle of bubbles or to-go cocktails, like Aperol Spritzes, Negronis and more. Kits range from $65-100 and are available for pre-order now until February 9 at 5 p.m. online or by calling 310-453-6776. Kits are available for pickup on Monday, February 14 from Noon-4 p.m.

Paper Source
February gift inspiration starts here. Paper Source is stocked full of cards, craft kits for all ages, and decorations to make all your gifting celebrations really stand out. Plus journals, notebooks, and diaries to keep you on track and organized in 2022.

Sechoir Hair Studio
New clients can take $50 Off Keratin Treatment / Highlights / Balayage. Valid through 3/31.

Ten Women Gallery
Offering a wide variety of locally made artisan cards, jewelry and more, great for Valentine’s Day gifts! Enjoy 20% off sales over $20.00 from participating artists: Anahid Boghosian, Tanya Mikaela, Trudy Perry, and Jo Ann Page. Valid through 2/28.

Vanilla Bake Shop
Receive 10% Off any Valentine’s or Super Bowl order of $20 or more! Offering Super Bowl Foot Ball Cake Pops & Cupcakes with Team Logos Heart Valentines Day Sugar Cookies, Cakes, Chocolate Covered Strawberries & More! Valid February 10 to 15.


The Ambrose Hotel
Toast to your love story with our Sparkling Romance package and rekindle that spark this Valentine’s Day. Cozy up and enjoy locally-produced sparkling wine and chocolates on arrival. Learn more about the Sparkling Romance package and book your stay here.

Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalow
This Valentine’s Day, escape to the Miramar with your loved one and book our Romance Package. Includes a bottle of champagne, box of Miramar chocolates, and a $100 hotel credit. Click here to book your Valentine’s getaway.

Hotel Casa del Mar
You and Me by the Sea package: Rediscover what you love about each other by the sea. Offer includes one night’s accommodation in an Ocean View King, couples massage, bicycle “built for two” for the day, and more. Prices start at $1,465. This offer is subject to availability at the time of reservation and blackout dates may apply, click here for more details.

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Book this romantic SoCal seaside escape. Cozy up by your own private fire pit with premium picturesque views. Savor the sunsets and experience a little Loews love to keep the romance burning with a bottle of wine, chocolates and more.

All you need is love —But roses, bubbles and a decadent three-course dinner in our ocean view dining room help make Valentine’s Day that much more magical. Book your stay here.

Santa Monica Proper Hotel
Plan a Valentine’s Day getaway the Proper way: Receive a $75 dining credit when you stay 2+ nights, plus a welcome gift of fresh roses, chocolate covered strawberries, and a bottle of sparkling rosé.

Shutters on the Beach
You and Me by the Sea package: Rediscover what you love about each other by the sea. Offer includes one nights accommodation in an Ocean View King, couples massage, bicycle “built for two” for the day, and more. Prices start at $1,625. This offer is subject to availability at the time of reservation and blackout dates may apply, click here for more details.

Viceroy Santa Monica
For couples looking for a romantic SoCal retreat, Viceroy Santa Monica is offering Valentine’s Day Dinner Package, which includes an overnight stay in a spacious guestroom, welcome amenity, and a five-course dinner for two at Sugar Palm. In addition, couples can book a poolside, open-air cabana for a private outdoor retreat.

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