Where to Eat this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day falls on a weekend again this year, which means restaurants and bars will be buzzing little beehives for sure! If dining out with your honey is on your list (sorry, we just had to), we’ve searched out some amazing venues in Watertown and Cambridge that will score you major points with the SO. Check these out:

  • Beat Brasserie (aka Harvard Square’s Beat Hotel) is offering “My Heart Beats for Three Days”, a love fest of Valentine’s Day-inspired food, drink, and live music. A la carte menus February 12 and 13, $55 Prix Fixe menu on Sunday the 14th. Brunch too! Head to their website for details.

  • Michael Scelfo’s award-winning Harvard Square hotspot Alden & Harlow promises “a romantic roster of food and drink specials” along with their classic menu this Valentine’s Day. Reservation and menu info can be found on their website.

  • When it comes to romance, no one beats the Italians – and no one serves up Italian better than Watertown Square’s Stellina’s Restaurant, a local standby for over 25 years. Along with customer favorites like Roman-style Cod and their signature Warm Tomato Salad, Stellina’s has a few special dishes up their sleeve just for the holiday. Head here to make a reservation, and Buon Appetito!

  • Is your Valentine also a vegan? Then get yourself over to Watertown’s Red Lentil Restaurant for an amazing selection of globally-inspired and locally-sourced vegetarian and vegan fare – they even have vegan beer and wine for that romantic V-Day toast! Head to their website to check out their holiday weekend specials or to make a reservation.

  • Cozy Harvard Square gastropub Grafton Street will be offering up their usual broad selection of updated pub fare, as well as Valentine’s-inspired specials. Into celebrating after hours? Grafton’s offers a late-night menu, available 11 PM to 1 AM. http://graftonstreetcambridge.com/