What to do for Valentine’s Day in Houston

So Valentine’s Day is tomorrow, and you still haven’t planned anything? Yikes! Just kidding…we’ve got you covered. Check out our restaurant and hotel packages picks so you can treat your boo to a fabulous V-Day,

Where to Eat

ARA Restaurant + Axis Lounge

2222 W Loop S Houston, TX 77027

ARA restaurant and Axis Lounge, located in Royal Sonesta Houston is serving up a Valentine’s Day appetizer plate on February 14. Feast on half-a-dozen oysters on the half shell, caviar, and a glass of champagne for $35. Available until close.

Arnaldo Richards’ Picos

3601 Kirby Drive Houston, TX 77098

The restaurant is showcasing the culinary traditions of Spain in their Valentine’s Day menu. For $85, the Valentine’s Menu features classic Paella for two including tapas, charcuterie board and churro & Mexican cookie service. Y


4444 Westheimer Rd Suite A-120, Houston, TX 77027

Enjoy an expertly prepared four-course menu featuring chef selections like Wagyu Beef Carpaccio with wild mushroom salad, Truffle Mushroom Risotto, Chilean Sea Bass, Steak with Bacon Wrapped Shrimp and finished with a decadent dessert trio for only $79 per person. Pair your meal with one of Bisou’s signature cocktails and complete the perfect romantic evening. The menu will be available 5PM – midnight.

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Photo by Bisou

Randall King at Armadillo Palace

Mix up your typical Valentine’s Day dinner this year and add in a show at Armadillo Palace. Texas native Randall King is heading to Houston this Valentine’s day with Aaron Copeland to take the stage at The Hall. Show starts at 9PM at The Hall. Call 713-526-9700 to make dinner reservations and click here to purchase tickets!

La Lucha

1801 N. Shepherd Drive Houston, TX 77008

La Lucha is a babes favorite in The Heights! Their three-course, prix fixe dinner for Valentine’s Day is $49.95 per person and the menu looks fab. Start with a potato pancake with caviar, deviled egg with pickled shrimp and Thai marinated crab fingers, followed by “perfect greens” salad for the table and either Texas Toast burrata, tuna poke or cast iron cornbread. Family style entrees include fried chicken biscuits, roasted winter squash, sweet potato spoonbread, braised greens and mushroom fricassee. End the night with a sweet treat from pastry chef Chrysta Poulos. For reservations, please call 713-955-4765 or visit their ​reservations page​.

La Table

1800 Post Oak Blvd #6110 Houston, TX 77056

Enjoy an exquisite French meal at one of Houston’s most romantic tables: La Table Houston. For $95 per person, you can indulge in La Table’s Valentine’s Day four course prix-fixe menu. The Valentine’s Day menu will be available at both Marché at La Table downstairs and Chateaux at La Table upstairs from 5pm to 10pm. Seasonal a la carte menus will be available only during lunch time from 11am to 2pm.

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Photo by La Table

Le Colonial

4444 Westheimer Rd Houston, TX 77027

Enjoy the Valentine’s Day menu featuring many of this acclaimed Vietnamese restaurants’ signature dishes including Tuna Tartare, Truffle & Squash Dumpling, Pan Seared Sea Bass, Roasted Hudson Valley, and Crispy Noodles & Tofu. Menu priced at $85 and reservations are suggested.


1070 Dallas Street Houston, TX 77002

Brunch at Hotel Alessandra’s Lucienne! ​Enjoy a two-course brunch menu Friday, February 14 and Saturday, February 15 from 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. for $35 per person. Reserve a seat after sunset either evening to enjoy a savory, three-course dinner priced at $80 per person with the option of a $45 wine pairing. Spots are available throughout the night at 5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. with complimentary valet included. ​Bardot​ lounge will feature live music from 9 p.m. – midnight with ticket prices starting at $45 and a package that includes small bites plus one Valentine’s cocktail per person.

Ouzo Bay

4444 Westheimer Rd Houston, TX 77027

We loooove this River Oaks hot spot – you’ll feel transported to the Mediterranean this Valentine’s Day at Ouzo Bay! From 5PM to midnight, enjoy a la carte chef specials alongside coastal selections, pair your meal with a bottle of bubbles, your favorite Greek wine, or signature cocktail to complete your romantic evening

State of Grace

3258 Westheimer Rd Houston, TX 77098

State of Grace is on our must-try list this year, we’ve heard amazing things and it’s a fabulous option for your V-day date! Celebrate Valentine’s with a special, prix fixe menu from executive chef Bobby Matos, the menu is priced at $85 per person. To reserve your table, call 832-942-5080 or visit the reservations page​.

Steak 48

4444 Westheimer Rd Houston, TX 77027

Treat your boo to something extra special: STEAK! The restaurant will be serving their full menu to ensure the full Steak 48 experience. Be sure to finish the evening off with something sweet such as the Ultimate Warm Vanilla Cake or Cookies & Cream Popcorn Sundae! Reservations suggested.

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Photo by Steak 48

Where to Staycation

Hotel Alessandra

1070 Dallas Street Houston, TX 77002

We love Hotel Alessandra, and any babe would be delighted to spend her V-day weekend here! Escape for a night or make a weekend of it with a trio of special hotel offerings starting at $299. The Valentine’s Day Package includes accommodations for two, room upgrade (based on availability), a welcome amenity, $100 food credit for dinner in Lucienne, 3 pm late checkout and valet parking for one car.

#BabesTip: Treat yourself or your boo to Spa by Alessandra’s February spotlight service: Rosehip Head to Toe Body Treatment ($185 for 60 minutes).

Hotel Derek

2525 W Loop S Houston, TX 77027

Hotel Derek’s Drunk in Love package (we’re obsessed with the name of this package and need it in our lives) includes rose petal turndown service, chilled champagne and chocolate truffles welcome amenity, an extensive brunch buffet, and late check out at 1 p.m. for $214. Make your reservation ASAP!

Royal Sonesta Houston

2222 W Loop S Houston, TX 77027

We also love this Houston Galleria hotel,their Romance Package is another fab option for this romantic weekend! The package includes accommodations for two, a chocolate covered strawberries, breakfast for two at ARA restaurant. Book with promo code ROM at ​www.sonesta.com​.

Happy Valentine’s Day y’all! Want to be #extra & buy them a gift as well? Don’t forget to check out or gift guide for him, her & your galentine!