Just a friendly reminder: February 14 is coming up, so mark this all-important date on your calendar now. Restaurants all over town will be wheeling out the red roses and glasses of bubbly, but here are the most seductive deals we’ve come across. Book now to avoid a long night on the sofa.
87 Wireless Road, Phatumwan | 02-690-9999 | http://conradhotels3.hilton.com
Executive Sous Chef Boonserm will cook up a global buffet spread at Café@2 for B2,900 per couple. The menu will range from Japanese sashimi and sushi to Thai spicy salads, Indian delights and pastas. Meanwhile, a four-course poolside dinner with complimentary glass of rose sparkling wine is B2,900; and the full-on, valentine’s chocolate buffet at the Diplomat Bar is only B1,300 per couple.
Crowne Plaza Bangkok Lumpini Park
952 Rama 4 Road | 02-632-9000 | www.ichotelsgroup.com
Crowne Plaza Bangkok Lumpini Park is offering 3 packages for lovers. The Valentine set menu (B3,999) includes welcome glass of champers, South American dishes and panoramic city view; the Champagne and violin Dinner (B9,999) includes an 8-course pool-side dinner; and the Dom Pérignon Dinner (B29,999) an overnight stay and private table at Panorama restaurant with private chef and butler.
Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok
Sukhumvit Soi 15 | 02-309-3201 | starwoodhotels.com/fourpoints/
The hotel’s al fresco rooftop bar and steakhouse amBar will serves couples an seafood appetizer platter, a full buffet line that includes special strawberry collection desserts and chocolate fountain, as well as a complimentary bottle of wine, all for B4,000 net. A live band will also entertain throughout the night.
State Tower, 1055 Silom Road | 02-624-9555 | www.lebua.com
Indulge your love with an eight-course set menu, 63rd fl oor views and live music at the al fresco Sirocco (B21,999 per couple). Alternatively, enjoy a bottle of G.H Mumm Cordon Rouge Champagne at Sky Bar for B9,500 ++ per couple or B4,500 ++for single guests. Both deals include a complimentary rose.
Millennium Hilton Bangkok
123 Charoennakorn Road, Klongsan | 02-442-2000 | www.hilton.co.th/Bangkok
The riverside hotel’s ThreeSixty Jazz Lounge has a 5-course set menu featuring oysters, sea scallop and fine cuts of beef, plus a bottle of Champagne and live jazz (B14,000). Alternatively, enjoy a picnic hamper of foie gras terrine and gourmet cheeses on the outdoor lounge (B5,000). Back on ground level, all you can eat restaurant FLOW will have signature chocolate creations backing up the usual spread (B2,800); and up a few floors, Thai restaurant MAYA is laying on a 13-course set that includes a welcome cocktail and a show by Patravadi Dance theatre (priced B32,000net per couple).
The Okura Prestige Bangkok
Park Ventures Ecoplex 57 Wireless Road | 02-687-9000 | www.okurabangkok.com
‘Elements’ will be a romantic scene, with couples tucking into a five-course set menu with a bottle of pink sparkling (B9,000++ per couple). You can opt between dining close to the Chef’s table or at a table on the al fresco, 25th floor dining terrace. Japanese restaurant Yamazato is also getting in on the action with a special set dinner for two, including bottle of sparking sake (B9,500++ per couple).
Royal Orchid Sheraton hotel & Towers
2 Charoen Krung Road Soi 30 | 02-665-3458 | www.royalorchidsheraton.com/
The hotel’s riverside restaurant etc…on the river will serve an international buffet (B4,000) including 2 glasses of sparkling wine; Sambal Bar & Grill restaurant a delightful barbeque steak set (B3,200); Giorgio’s Italian restaurant a 4-course Menu (B3,500); and Thai restaurant, Thara Thong, will serve a set menu (B3,000). All couples will get two glasses of sparkling wine plus a complimentary rose.
Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit
Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit, 250 Sukhumvit Rd | 02649-8366 | www.basilbangkok.com
Italian restaurant Rossini’s will be serving “Lui e ll”, a special 5-course menu that includes a welcome cocktail (B7,000 net per couple). Other hopelessly romantic options: hit the basement’s BarSu for a Valentine’s Day Wine Tasting session that will pair great vino with delicious pass around light bites (B1,600++ per person); or a ‘Dine under the stars’ 4-course dinner upstairs at The Sala featuring a seafood platter, desserts and a glass of Prosseco each (B4,100 net per couple).