These restaurants are bringing the romance to you this Valentine’s Day.
Lockdown or not, love is definitely in the air. We may not be able to dine out or plan a spontaneous getaway right now but that doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy the most romantic day of the year. It’s true what they say, the way to a man (or woman’s) heart is through their stomach. Keeping that in mind, here are 15 of the best Valentine’s Day-inspired meals from London restaurants that can be delivered straight to you. Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s, Galentine’s or are flying solo this year, these deliveries will definitely add a bit of excitement and romance to your February 14!
1. Hame by AH
Chef Adam Handling may not be Cupid, but he can certainly whip up an incredibly indulgent Valentine’s Day meal. This menu is as luxurious as they come, boasting lobster, honey-roast duck, caviar, chocolate truffles and champagne. This feast for two will set you back £250 and if you’re willing to splash the cash, you and your special someone are in for a real treat. You can pre-order yours here.
2. Napoli Gang
OTT Italian joint Napoli Gang has found a special way to spice up our Valentine’s Day while we’re all indoors this February 14. Their iconic lemon meringue pie, famed for its wonderfully absurd meringue to pie ratio, is getting a pretty in pink makeover and just in time for the most romantic day of the year. Read all about it here.
3. Yard Pizza Sale
Nothing says “I love you” like pizza. Which is why Yard Sale Pizza will be offering heart-shaped pizzas on Valentine’s Day and Valentine’s Day only. Their classic Margherita and best-selling Holy Pepperoni pizzas will be available in 12″ heart shapes for those wanting to spoil their loved ones or treat themselves next weekend. Between 12-10pm next Sunday, these delicious pizzas will be available for delivery or collection from their London venues. Head to their website for more info.
If you’re after a little decadence this Valentine’s Day, Hawksmoor at Home is a tough one to beat. Steak lovers can get their hands on the much-loved restaurant’s amazing prime rib for two, which includes champagne, negronis, the steak itself, sticky toffee pudding and all the sides. It’s definitely an indulgent treat at £135 per box, but well worth it if you ask me. Find them here.
The ever-popular all-day dining spot in Piccadilly, Le Deli Robuchon has created a selection of the finest French treats for couples to enjoy on February 14. They are offering a Champagne in Bed Breakfast featuring freshly baked viennoiseries, Valentine’s Day gift boxes, and an extremely indulgent four-course delivery menu. If you’re a fan of caviar, sea bass, guinea fowl and puff pastries, this is the Valentine’s meal for you and your special someone. Bon appetit!
6. Sumosan Twiga
Sumosan Twiga’s exclusive aphrodisiac menu consists of ready to eat dishes that can be delivered to your door this Valentine’s Day! The menu has both Japanese and Italian influences and has been designed to ‘ignite passion’. Each dish on the menu is ‘created with romance in mind and includes a natural aphrodisiac as an organic way to spark love’. While you can’t put a price on love, this decadent menu for two costs £200. More info here.
7. Galvin at Home
The founders of Michelin-starred Galvin La Chapelle have announced the launch of their exclusive Valentine’s Day feast. In the spirit of lockdown, it is available through their nationwide delivery service, Galvin at Home and is available to pre-order from now. You can expect three mouth-watering courses, as well as canapes, chocolate truffles and an optional bottle of champagne or wine. Order yours here.
8. Pasta Evangelists
The fresh pasta delivery specialists are heating up this Valentine’s Day with an array of ‘finish at home’ pasta dishes. Each meal is hand crafted with love and you’ll find the most incredible flavour combinations on the menu. Think Tagliatelle with Beef Ragu, Squid Ink Lobster Tortellini and Trofie with Walnut Pesto. What better way to reignite the romantic spark than devouring Pasta Evangelists’ signature pasta and sauces with ingredients from artisans in Italy! Order online here.
Those lucky enough to live close to Covent Garden can tuck into SUSHISAMBA’s takeaway Valentine’s Day menu next weekend. If you’re wondering what this iconic London restaurant will be serving on the most romantic day of the year, you can look forward to crispy taquitos, sushi, anticuchos, an indulgent chocolate dessert and of course, lots of champagne. If you want to celebrate samba-style on Valentine’s Day, you can now pre-order a meal for two on their website.
10. Two Tribes x From the Ashes BBQ
Two Tribes Brewery is teaming up with From the Ashes BBQ to deliver a special edition Valentine’s Day box to couples and singletons this Valentine’s Day. The delivery box features easy to prepare BBQ dishes, alongside freshly brewed beer from the brewery – it’s the best of both worlds. Among the goodies you’ll get to devour are smoked pork-filled nduja doughnuts, smoked ribs, potatoes, BBQ beans and chocolate profiteroles. More info here.
11. Chin Chin
To sweeten up your February, you can order Chin Chin’s Valentine’s limited-edition ice cream box straight to your (or your other half’s) door. The box features three tubs of nitro ice cream in Coconut & Rose Jam, Red Velvet Cheesecake and The Aphrodisiac flavours, and they do not disappoint. Alternatively, you can collect one of their infamous Heartbreaker cakes from their Soho dessert parlour. They are heart-shaped chocolate fudge cakes filled to the brim with peanut butter buttercream and the chefs stand by to hand-pipe a personalised message, whether that be a simple “I Love You”, or a a more sombre “Better Alone”. Read all about it here.
Providing both a hamper and a meal kit for Valentine’s Day, fans of Iberica can enjoy a menu of bread, Juan Pedro Domecq, artisan cheeses, cecina, and a choice of red scarlet prawn rice or slow-cooked oxtail with potato puree and baby carrots. And each kit comes complete with a bottle of wine! If the hamper is more your style, you can snap up a gorgeous wicker basket packed with sparkling rosé, two flutes, jamón ibérico and artisan chocolates. Find out more here.
13. Silver Lining
2021 is all about the silver linings, we may be in lockdown but that doesn’t mean Valentine’s Day is a total write-off. Fortunately, Silver Lining has launched three Date Night boxes specifically for Valentine’s, each including cocktails, hand-made chocolates and wine! And to ramp up the romance with some mood lighting, they even included candles and a candle holder. That’s definitely one way to get in the mood! Order a cocktail kit here.
14. Primrose Bakery
If you or your partner have a sweet tooth, Primrose Bakery have just the treat for you. They have an extensive collection of Valentine’s cakes, cupcakes and heart-shaped biscuits that can be personalised and sent to that special someone. Better yet, treat yourself with some sweet this Valentine’s, you deserve it. More info on their website.
15. D&D London
Last but certainly not least is D&D London’s exclusive Valentine’s Day at home kits. These luxurious DIY kits are the perfect way to treat your partner and add some excitement to the never-ending lockdown life. The best part is you’ll have a choice of delicious dishes from some of London’s most sought-after restaurants, including Bluebird, Sartoria, orrery and German Gymnasium! You can view their full range here.