With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, couples all over the county are starting to make plans for the special day.
Each year thousands of couples decide on a candlelit dinner in a restaurant. It’s a classic and romantic setting to celebrate love and relationships. You have the chance to talk, laugh and enjoy delicious food, taking a break from the chaos of everyday life.
Restaurants all over Kent are starting to take reservations for the 14th February, and soon many will be fully booked. So to help you find a table at the perfect place in advance, here are some of the top places in Kent for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner.
Valentine’s Dinner in Leeds Castle
Leeds Castle is one of Kent’s most beautiful and popular landmarks, so it’s the perfect place for a truly magical and romantic dinner.
Their Valentine’s Dinner experience includes a private tour of the castle, evening drinks and three course dinner. And if you don’t want the magic to stop at dinner, you can always decide to stay overnight in one of the castle’s state bedrooms or battlement bedrooms.
The Poet, Matfield
The Poet is a quaint little restaurant in Matfield, with some really delicious meal options. They have a dedicated Valentine’s Day menu, low lighting and a friendly atmosphere so you’ll enjoy a truly special Valentine’s meal.
This is a great choice for couples who are looking for a meal with a bit of a kick to it. Coppers serves Indian, presented beautifully. And what’s more is that each dish is made from fresh ingredients, and is free of additives and artificial colourings.
La Taberna, Maidstone
The Spanish are well known for their passion, so why not enjoy your Valentine’s evening with Spanish flavours and tapas? At La Taberna you can order tapas dishes to share, which is often a much more romantic way of doing dinner than having a dish each.
The setting in the restaurant is perfect for a romantic evening, with large patterned glass windows, and indoor plants and flowers.
This restaurant is a great choice for any vegetarian or vegan couples, as they have lots of plant based dishes.
Bon Appetit, Ramsgate
French cuisine is a classic choice when planning a romantic evening, so Bon Appetit could be the perfect place for your Valentine’s dinner. They serve classic French dishes, with a romantic atmosphere, and a view out over the harbour full of boats.