Start with the food
"We all eat, and it would be a sad waste of opportunity to eat badly." – Anna Thomas
Valentine's Day take home box:
- Shrimp cocktail with sauce
- 1 ounce of caviar and dill cream
- Beet gougeres
- Brie and lavender honey
- Vahlrona chocolate truffles
- Chocolate covered strawberries
- Pomegranate-Rose pate de fruit
And of course a romantic cocktail from lke-Minded Collective. Order now.
Heart shaped charcuterie boards for $85. Galentine's boards to celebrate with friends starting at $100. Galentine's boards will include mini-bottles (as long as you're 21+ of course)
DM on Instagram or email Cait to order.
Dine in or carry out with a three course special menu—plus prosecco. $165 per couple. Available February 12, 13, and 14.
Check out the menu and make reservations.
View the specials.
Buddy's Crabs and Ribs
$80 dinner for two includes:
- Your choice of wine or champagne
- 2 starters
- 2 soups
- 2 salads
- An entree platter (choose from crab cake, snow crab, coconut cod, crabs, coconut shrimp, or a rack of ribs)
- 2 sides
- And of course dessert—a scrumptious brownie sundae
Five course dinner (six course if you count the fancy amuse bouche) for $100 per person. Seatings at 6 PM and 8 PM.
- Amuse bouche: surprise!
- First course: crispy duck breast, fois gras mousse, tart cherry
- Second course: valentine beets, whipped goat cheese, tomato jam
- Third course: halibut beet cauliflower
- Fourth course: cavatelli lamb pesto
- Dessert: Pineapple upside down cardamom cake
Email email@example.com to reserve a table.
Dine in or carry out with a four course special menu. Reservations are required for dine in. Order online for carry out.
This is big. Garry's doesn't take reservations. But they are for Valentine's Day.
Check out the menu for a special four course meal and a complimentary bottle of wine. And if you'd rather stay home, they'll deliver! (as long as you order by 4 PM on 2/11)
$30 lobster and steak fajitas available February 12, 13, and 14.
OK so first of all this is a great booze stop—very important for Valentine's Day. But they also have a gourmet cheese department. And for Valentine's Day they pulled out all the stops with heart shaped macaroons, mini red velvet cakes, chocolate fondue, and Wockenfuss Candies.
Never heard of Wockenfuss? Their malted milk balls have been a Christmas tradition in my family for almost 25 years. So they're pretty good.
With flowers (from local partner Willow Oak Farm), food, and dessert, this could be a one stop shop!
Dine in or carry out with chef's specials and a strolling accordionist February 12, 13, and 14.
Enjoy a carryout special. Your choice of
- Two entrees
- Two desserts
- A salad
And of course you can add a bottle of wine or one Soul's prohibition mixes. Order online.
The Point Crab House
Special entrees and cocktails all weekend!
Call (410) 544-5448 to make a reservation.
$50 per person three course menu offered 2/12 through 2/14. Make reservations online.
Make it sweet
Small Cakes MD
Get some themed cupcakes! Call 667-204-2107 to order. Make sure to get your order in by February 13!
Sugar Butter Love
Warning: these are some naughty cookies. Definitely not to share with the children. Don't worry though. They've got "normal" Valentine's cookies as well. Shop online.
Four half bottles of wine, expertly paired with four different chocolates. Shop now.
Cookie Jar Kits
Decorate your own cookies with a batch made in heaven. Kits will be available for pickup in Eastport on 2/13. DM on Instagram to order or shop online.
Make. Your. Own. RoosTarts. (Iron Rooster's famous homemade pop-tarts)
Need I say more? Shop online now.
Get a card
Local by Design
May I suggest the "Owl always love you" card? Stop by 109 Main Street to shop.
Don't forget the flowers and a gift
Pop-up shop at AR Workshop from 12-3 PM on February 14. Preorders are encouraged. Delivery is also available within 10 miles of ZIP 21401.
Vignette Home Table Garden
Beautiful bouquets. DM on Instagram to order.
á la mode Intimates
Schedule a bra fitting with a pro.
Check out their Valentine's themed items on Etsy.
Spend $30 in her online shop and get a free pair of stud earrings.
Kate Slayton Lettering
Acrylic cards, heart shaped gift tags, love blocks and more! If you need cute hand lettered goods, this is your jam. Shop online.
Candygrams are so 2008. Send a Beergram to your valentine (or yourself) this year. Email firstname.lastname@example.org by 11 AM on 2/14 to order a crowler for delivery.
HERE. A pop-up shop
Check out their Valentine's (and anti-Valentine's) shop.
Check out their St. Valentine's Day collection.
They've created their own gift guide (in case you need a little help).
And Lilac Bijoux partnered with Eclectic Blooms, Cream Cruiser, and the Bonk real estate team for a giveaway! Enter by 2/12 at midnight!
Mango + Main
Want a gift you can feel good about? Mango + Main has you covered with a great selection of fair trade options. Swing by the shop at 88 Maryland Avenue or shop online.
Make it an adventure
Cupid's drive-in at Annapolis Town Center
Two movie options on February 13:
- Casablanca at 5:30 PM
- La La Land at 8:30 PM
Editor's note: Is it acceptable to go this alone? La La Land is a fantastic movie but the last time I saw it I was crammed on a 15 hour flight to Hong Kong.
Take a cooking class
Want to cook your own three course meal at home? Sign up for Bellhouse Catering's online class! They'll guide you through everything step by step—right down to the grocery list!
You know what they say: couples who solve escape rooms together, stay together.
Mission Escape Rooms
Private room for $75. Includes a box of Kilwin's chocolate dipped oreos. Use code VDAY2021. Valid at all locations.
Private room for $40. Use code Love21.
Carryout date night with playing cards, bottle of wine, wine glasses, and chocolate. Pick up at the restaurant.
Make it public
Want to win a $200 dinner? Like this Instagram post, follow O'Learys on Instagram, and post your own love story (make sure to tag @olearysseafood and #olearysseafood).
Hurry! They're picking a winner at noon on February 9.
11 local downtown Annapolis businesses have teamed up to create a giveaway worth over $300! Better act quick. All entries must be in by 2/11.
Capital SUP isn't open right now, but they will be soon. Buy a $25 gift card and get an extra $5. Make it $50 and get an extra $10. Or go the whole way with a $100 gift card and you'll get an extra $25. No need to tell the recipient about the extra gift card ;)
Buy gift cards online