For the Love of Food

Love may be in the air, but food is always on the brain! We’ve compiled a list of 5 excellent Valentine’s Day options for all you lovebirds out there:

Brick’s Cafe: In addition to regular monthly specials, Bricks Cafe will be offering a prix fixe menu from February 11-17 to celebrate Valentine’s Day! Guests can enjoy 3 courses and a non-alcoholic beverage for $35 per person. Appetizer options include your choice of a side Caesar salad or spinach artichoke crostini, followed by scallop and shrimp fettuccine or fillet medallions with tarragon mushrooms. Crème brulee or a fresh brownie topped with ice cream round out this romantic meal!

Deacon’s New South: Head to the big city for an adventure! Start at Deacon’s New South for a 3-course menu in honor of “A Bronx Tale” at TPAC now through February 17. Dine on dishes like burrata and prosciutto salad with arugula + figs and a “Bronx Blackout Cake.” Bonus points if you go see the show after your meal! Call 615-994-1994 for reservations.

Kay Bob’s Grill and Ale:  If you’re looking for sips instead of sweets, Kay Bob’s in Hillsboro Village is the place for you from 5-8 p.m. on the 14th! They’ll have 2-for-1 homemade sangria plus a tap takeover with local brewing company, Half Bath Brewing featuring $3.75 pours. Cheers!

Puckett’s Boat House:  Head to downtown Franklin for dinner and live music with your special someone! In addition to offering a dozen raw oysters for $20 all day on the 14th, dinner features will include a shrimp and pesto crostini appetizer and a Jack Daniels-glazed Ahi tuna with bacon-wrapped scallops. Matt Marinchick will be playing live music from 6:30 to 8 p.m. to add that extra touch! Give them a call at 615-790-2309 for show and dinner reservations. 

Table 3: For all the wine aficionados out there, treat yo’ self to the Faiveley Wine Dinner at Table 3! Start off with a wine reception + delicious hors d’oeuvres, followed by a decadent 5-course meal with wine pairings for $250 per person. If you’re looking to spend a little less, Table 3 is also offering a wonderful 3-course prix fixe menu for $65! View the menus here.