Lovely bites for your Valentine
From whipping up a romantic meal for your partner to snuggling up in a rose-petal bed, there are options galore for lovebirds to jazz up their Valentine’s Day celebrations.india Updated: Feb 13, 2011 01:51 IST
From whipping up a romantic meal for your partner to snuggling up in a rose-petal bed, there are options galore for lovebirds to jazz up their Valentine’s Day celebrations
Bubbly by the poolside
At Aman, New Delhi, redeem your love pledges by the poolside as you dig into a lavish spread that features mushroom cappuccino soup, white wine poached pears, Kahlua cured salmon, pistachio mousse stuffed chicken breast and more. You can pair up your meal with wine or champagne. There will be a guitarist too to regale you with his mushy tunes. Cost: Rs5,000 per couple (Wine and champagne pairing at additional costs.)
Hop onto the bogey of love
Want to sneak away to a holiday spot with your partner? Hop into the bogey of love, literally, at Tivoli Garden Hotel, Chattarpur. Lock yourself up in a room that resembles a train coach. There will be strawberries dipped in chocolate, an aphrodisiac menu, a bottle of Champagne and a bed of roses laid out.
Cost: 2 Days/1 Night with all meals: Rs6,500 per couple
Dine under the stars
The Lalit offers you plenty of options for a starlit dinner. Head to The Grill, the rooftop restaurant for a five course European spread. At Woks, have your fill of Chinese delicacies even as a violinist belts out romantic tunes. You can also have fresh strawberry cocktails like Pinkroshka.
Cost: Rs2,800 per couple
Treat yourself to a candle lit dinner and sparkling wine inside canopies at Imperial. Cost: R15, 000 per couple. It’s Indian resto Daniell’s Tavern will wear the colour red and offer you Indian specialties such as Jaam-e- Mohabbat and Dal Soni Mahiwal.
Cost: Rs10,000 per couple
Seven seas cuisines
At Spectra at Leela Kempinski, Gurgaon, there’s a lavish buffet spread for couples featuring seven cuisines and a variety of sumptuous desserts. Cost: R4,400. You also get to drink unlimited Moet and Chandon at R3,600 per person and Moet Rose at Rs5,500 per person
Four-course meal, fortune, frames and more
At Zazen, Noida, you can woo your Valentine with your gastronomical skills as the chef helps you toss up a lavish four-course meal. You will also be offered two glasses of wine, and fortune cookies as you wrap up your meal. You can also freeze those lovely moments spent with your partner in a photograph
that will be framed and given to you.
Cost: Rs1,500 per couple
Sensuous therapies for lovers
Pamper your senses as well as you palate at the Radisson Hotel Delhi with their combo Valentine package. A couple can enjoy a romantic candle light dinner after experiencing a luxurious spa session. The session includes sensuous therapies such as chocolate body massage and aromatic floral bath.
Cost: Rs10,000 per couple.
For the night owls only
At Nyx club in Ramada Plaza, you can groove the night away with your partner even as the in-house DJ belts out peppy romantic Bollywood numbers.
To keep you in high spirits, you will be served unlimited drinks (Teachers, Bacardy, Absolute and Kingfisher Beer) along with succulent kebabs such as angari murgh tikka. Vegetarians can enjoy galafi seekh and crispy green treats.
Cost: Rs3,000 per couple.