Check out our picks for the perfect Date Night at the Commons
Heart-shaped décor in shades of red and pink is popping up around the neighborhood, which can only mean one thing…Valentine’s Day is almost here! If you’re looking for the perfect date-night spot (or girls night idea), we have plenty of dining and entertainment options to choose from here in the neighborhood. We’ve compiled a list that includes a variety of choices, so that you can find something that aligns with your budget and style. Check out our top picks for a Valentine’s outing at the Commons:
Siena Italian Bar & Grill has an amazing $27.95 prix-fixe four course winter menu, plus some additional specials just for Valentine’s Day. Their prix-fixe includes a selection of delicious options such as crispy calamari with a citrus-tomato aioli, butternut squash with a maple-cream sauce, and desserts such as a rich chocolate mousse layered on a flourless chocolate cake. You can also opt for their wine pairing to accompany your meal for just $11.95.
Trevi Cafe & Wine Bar is offering a special three course Valentine’s Day menu on February 14th, along with two special cocktails: the Strawberry Sparkler, which includes sparkling rosé with fresh strawberries, and their Chocolate Raspberry Martini with Godiva chocolate, vanilla vodka, créme de cocoa and Chambord. Trevi’s special dinners always fill up fast, so be sure to call them soon to reserve your spot: 508-648-7664
You are not going to want to miss Bleu’s special Valentine’s Day event, with the added romance of a strolling musician! Their menu on February 14th will feature delicious French classics such as escargots, sea scallops bouillabaisse, filet mignon ‘au Poivre’, and Bleu’s famous ‘plateau de fruits de mer’ seafood plate, this special menu is indulgent, romantic and not to be missed. Give them a ring at 508-539-7907 to make a reservation.
If you prefer to grab a cocktail and a beer along with a few light bites, in lieu of a seated dinner, stop by Bobby Byrne’s or The Lanes Bowl and Bistro. Our cocktail pick at Bobby’s is their delicious Winter White Sangria, made with local Truro Vineyards wine and fresh seasonal fruit. The Lanes Bowl & Bistro has an awesome appetizer special running weekly on Thursday; you can grab any two of their mouth-watering apps for just $12! Both spots have a great selection of beers on tap as well.
Does your Valentine have a sweet tooth? Washashore Bakery is serving up Valentine’s Day brownies, lava cakes, and chocolate dipped strawberry cheesecake bites all week long. If your sweetie is a cupcake lover, contact Cupcake Charlie’s to order one of their Chocolate Heart Cupcake Boxes, which includes 10 cupcakes, and features flavors such as chocolate caramel sea salt, chocolate raspberry surprise and chocolate overload. If you’re seeking the classic heart-shaped box of chocolates, be sure to stop by Ghelfi’s Candies, their chocolates are made right here on Cape Cod.
If you’re looking for something fun to do before or after you dine, check out Riddle’s 2-for-1 Valentine’s Day special. Riddle is the top Escape-Room on Cape Cod. Located at 61 Market Street (near the Organic Market and Cape Cod Coffee), Riddle consists of six different game rooms. An Escape Room is a live action adventure game where players have 60 minutes to work together as a team to complete a mission by solving a series of puzzles, riddles and connecting clues. Each of the six games at Riddle has a unique theme with puzzles integrated into the storyline. For more information, visit their website or give them a ring at 508-648-7664.
Don’t forget the flowers! Verde Floral Design creates stunning arrangements. Give them a call at 508-681-8169 to place an order, or stop by and let their design experts put together a gorgeous arrangement for you. Your Valentine will not be disappointed.