V-Day Made Easy: These Sets Have Everything You Need for Date Night at Home
Treat your S.O. with these savory and sweet eats.
(SPOT.ph) While ultimately the occasion is about celebrating love, Valentine's Day wouldn't be the same without great food. What better way to spend time with your special someone than by feasting on well-prepared dishes and desserts? The good news is, a number of restaurants and hotels have got your back with boxes and bundles with savory and sweet V-Day eats—which takes the planning off your shoulders! We've rounded up the best ones you can order for a sweet celebration—and you can get them for takeaway or delivery, too.
You can order these meals and desserts for Valentine's date night:
"It's a Date" Valentine Kit by Discovery Primea
Discovery Primea has a five-course take-home menu (P3,000/good for two) with entries like the Sweet Corn Velouté, U.S. Beef Short Ribs “Bourguignon”, and Chocolate Velvet dessert—definitely the kind of meal that'd sweep your date off their feet! A set also comes with a bottle of Prosecco or non-alcoholic sparkling wine. This is available for take-out, but you can also opt to book a courier for delivery; just give them a call or send them an email 48 hours in advance.
For orders, contact 7955-8888 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, check out Discovery Primea's Facebook page.
Romantic Take-Home Set for Two by CRU Steakhouse
Steak is classic Valentine's fare, and CRU Steakhouse is one of the places you can count on for a great version. This Valentine's, they've got the Romantic Take Home Dinner for Two (P5,800), a set menu for takeout that includes the CRU Spicy Seafood Gumbo Soup, U.S. Certified Angus Beef Center Cut Tenderloin, sides, a chocolatey meal-ender they dub The Love Dessert, and a bottle of sparkling wine. You can give them a call 48 hours in advance to place your orders.
For orders, contact 0917-659-5420. For more information, check out Manila Marriott Hotel's Facebook page.
Día de San Valentin Set Menu by Hola Bombón
Prefer your V-Day meal with a Spanish twist? Go for Hola Bombón's five-course Día de San Valentin Set Menus (P2,450/person), which come in two variants—Set A, which comes with a Bacalao course; and Set B, which comes with a Vaca (tenderloin medallion) course. Both sets also come with Jamon, Pulpo, Marisco, and a Basque-burnt cheesecake dessert. There's also an option to add on the Love in Bloom mini-bouquet from Designer Blooms for an additional P997.50. To order, just visit Hola Bombón's website, or call 0917-520-1880.
Surf and Turf by Marco Polo Ortigas
If you're up for some surf-and-turf, go for this special set (P5,788/good for two) from Marco Polo Ortigas Manila. You get a good dose of both meat and seafood, with courses like the Scallop Ceviche, U.S. Beef Rib Eye, Sea Bass Thermidor, and more. It also comes with the Strawberry Tart and Dark Chocolate Obsession desserts. You can give them a call or send them a message on Facebook to get your own.
For orders, contact 7720-7777 or send a message to Marco Polo Ortigas Manila's Facebook page.
Steak Me Home DIY Kit by Raging Bull Chophouse and Bar
If you prefer to cook your own meat to your desired doneness, you can go for Raging Bull Chophouse and Bar's Steak Me Home DIY Kit (P7,250/good for two). It's got everything you need for a four-course meal for two: Bull Horns Sourdough Rolls, ingredients to prepare your own Caesar Salad, Shellfish Bisque with Lobster Meat, and WX Striploin Crossbreed Angus Wagyu Beef MX 7—plus Raspberry Tartlets for dessert. This is available for orders through Shangri-La at the Fort's delivery website.
For orders, visit Shangri-La at the Fort's delivery website.
Meant to Tea High Tea Kit by High Street Lounge
Fancy a cuppa? Brew up your favorite tea blend and get the Meant to Tea set (P2,200/good for two)—a boxed afternoon high tea kit from Shangri-La at the Fort's High Street Lounge—to go with it. Each set has 12 sweet and savory eats: the Beetroot Cured Salmon, Prawn Roll, Coronation Chicken Sandwich, Garbanzo Mousse and Roasted Bell Pepper, Strawberry Pistachio Craqueline, Vanilla Mousse Mini Cakes with Raspberry Jelly, Berries Cheesecake, Red Velvet Mini Cakes, Chocolate Raspberry Tartlet, Lemon Financier, and Blueberry Lemon Scone. You can order the set from their website.
For orders, visit Shangri-La at the Fort's delivery website.
Sundae Boards by Papa Diddi's
Thinking of having an ice-cream date? Good news: Papa Diddi's has come out with special Valentine's ice-cream bundles and sundae boards. Couples can go for the Couple Date set, which has two different varieties of ice cream: the Pure Love a.k.a. white chocolate with roasted strawberries, and Cookie Butter. Just the ice cream goes for P700 for two pints, while the sundae board option with lengua de gato, chocolate chip cookies, nuts, chocolate bits, marshmallows, coated chocolates, and mini pretzels goes for P1,100. You can order these for delivery through their website, or send them a message at 0917-882-3434.
For orders, visit Papa Diddi's website or contact 0917-882-3434. For more information, check out Papa Diddi's Handcrafted Ice Cream's Facebook page.
Love Boxes by Bizu
Here's the ultimate treat for the sweet tooth: Bizu has what they call Love Boxes, or boxes with all sorts of sugary treats, flowers, and/or champagne! Surprise your S.O. with the Darling Love Box with Forever Flowers (P5,387), which has Valentin Macaron de Paris, Valentine Cake Pops, Strawberry Shortcake Trifle, and flowers; or the Adore Love Box (P6,610) with Valentin Macaron de Paris Special, Chocolate Dipped Imported Strawberries, and Moet and Chandon Rose Champagne. If you really want to go all out, go for the Extraordinary Love Box (P19,532), which has Chocolate Dipped Imported Strawberries, Truffle Pyramids, Valentin Macaron de Paris, Strawberry Shortcake Trifle, Valentine Cake Pops—plus Moet and Chandon Rose Champagne and flowers!
For orders, visit Bizu's website.
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