It’s almost that time of year again… the time when men (and women!) everywhere wrack their brains trying to figure out how to show that special someone just how much they care.

That’s right, we’re talking about Valentine’s Day!

Chocolates and flowers are always a great start — but don’t stop there! If you want to make a real impression this year, you can’t go wrong with a romantic dinner at one of the area’s best restaurants. These hotspots are sure to book up fast, so you’ll want to make your reservations right away!

Azie on Main

Japanese fusion restaurant Azie on Main is by far one of Villanova’s most popular restaurants. The menu features a wide array of traditional foods with a decidedly contemporary twist.

Corporate Chef Kaz Mitsui, who hails from Japan, and Executive Chef Ricardo Franco, a native of Brazil, combine forces to create unique dishes that are sure to please your palate. From top-notch sushi and Asian dishes to their signature Kobe Beef Hot Rock, you and your date will both love this unforgettable dining experience. 

333 Belrose Bar & Grill

An inviting and lively spot that’s perfect for a Valentine’s Day dinner that’s both relaxed and sophisticated, 333 Belrose Bar & Grill in Radnor is well-known for its ever-changing menu featuring fresh, seasonal, and local ingredients. 

Chef Carlo deMarco has been called “a local culinary gem.” He prides himself on serving contemporary American fare infused with flavors from around the world. The menu features mouth-watering options like Roasted Portobello Mushroom Bisque, Chilean Sea Bass, and their signature “Java Pork Tenderloin.” No matter what you choose, you can be sure that you (and your loved one) will be talking about it long after the meal is done. 

Fellini Cafe Trattoria

If you’re a fan of authentic Italian cuisine, you’ll want to plan your Valentine’s Dinner at Fellini Cafe Trattoria in Media. More than just a meal, the dining experience here makes you feel like you’re fully immersed in the Italian culture. With Roman columns,  hand-painted murals, and granite tables that are tucked away in individual alcoves, you’ll be hard-pressed to find an atmosphere more romantic than this. 

The dinner menu features over forty incredible entrees and chef-inspired nightly dinner specials. Want to really “wow” your dinner date? Thanks to their partnership with Kenny’s Flower Shop, you can call ahead and have a beautiful bouquet of flowers delivered right to your table! Now that’s what we call a special Valentine’s Day surprise. 

Broad Table Tavern

Broad Table Tavern, located inside The Inn at Swarthmore, is another excellent option for Valentine’s Day or any other special occasion. This restaurant is famous, in part, for its partnerships with vineyards, breweries, and local farms. This allows them to serve the freshest possible meals made with locally sourced ingredients. 

In addition to the incredible dinner menu, which features items like made-from-scratch Duck Ravioli and Braised Lamb Pappardelle, you’ll also find a special Valentine’s Day menu. These specials include fresh east coast oysters, sliced beef tenderloin with a truffle demi-glace, and a veal chop stuffed with brie and sage and topped with morel sauce. 

Ready to really take things to the next level? Book the “Romance Package” at the Inn at Swathmore. In addition to dinner for two, this package includes a night in one of their luxurious guest rooms, champagne, keepsake glasses, and chocolate-covered strawberries.

Battaglia Auto is Here to Show You Some Love! 

From all of us at Battaglia Auto, we would like to wish you a very Happy Valentine’s Day.Want to make sure your vehicle is in top shape before you head out on your date?  Check out our maintenance specials, then contact us to schedule your appointment. We’ll get you in, out, and on your way to your romantic evening before you know it.