Romantic dinner? SPA treatment? A night-in with delicious sweet treats? Show your loved one how much they mean to you this Valentine’s Day.
That’s Beijing brings you some great ways to celebrate with that special someone.
Head to Beyond Yakitori for a Japanese take on Valentine’s Day. Set menu dishes include beef tataki, miso cream-cheese, scotch egg, M6 Wagyu beef, chicken meat ball, beef fillet and more.
Sun February 14, RMB520 per couple, Beyond Yakitori.
Michelin Plate Award-winning Grill 79 offers a romantic four-course set menu, with truffle foie-gras terrine, Wagyu beef consommé, slow-cooked Hamachi in citrus oil, slow cooked wagyu beef M6+ striploin and molten chocolate cake.
RMB1,888 per person, Grill 79.
The Lounge and Atmosphere Bar has its own four-course set menu, including pan-fried scallop & cured salmon, crab bisque, Surf & Turf for sharing and sweet desserts. Couples can also enjoy a special Valentine's Day drinks package.
Four-course set menu, RMB1,999 per person; Valentine’s Day drinks package, RMB2,188 per couple, The Lounge and Atmosphere Bar.
Nadaman restaurant offers a Japanese take on Valentine’s Day. From appetizers and side dishes, to sashimi, teppanyaki, selected sushi and desserts. The seven-course set menu for two includes a bottle of white wine and chocolate gift box.
The Red Chamber on the Michelin ‘Bib Gourmand’ list features a set menu for couples complete with a bottle of red wine. Assorted cold dishes, main dishes and desserts are all included.
RMB999, Red Chamber.
Chapter restaurant has prepared a special romantic set menu for couples. Starters include Mexican style Ceviche in ‘Tostadas’ and crispy soft-shell crab with coriander sauce. Mains include grilled halibut fillet with braised endives, caviar veloute and grilled angus tenderloin. Finish with some rose pannacotta with litchi sorbet for dessert and wash it down with Morgan’s Bay sparkling cuvee.
RMB1,288 per couple, Chapter.
An exquisite set dinner menu for couples has been prepared at the CHAR bar and grill LIDO. Enjoy king prawn tartar, Wagyu tenderloin, cod fish, sweet strawberry kisses and more. Couples can enjoy the romantic ambience as they sip a glass of house wine Shiraz or house wine Chardonnay.
RMB2,999 (extra RMB500 for 1-night stay in a standard room), CHAR bar and grill.
Enjoy an eight-course gourmet dinner with complimentary rosé. Exquisite dishes include jumbo lump crab cake, smoked Norwegian salmon with vodka cream, grilled Australian Angus tenderloin steak with truffle mashed potatoes, grilled sea bass and more.
RMB728 per couple, Eudora Station.
Peach by Hulu
Order a romantic Valentine’s Day breakfast in bed from Peach by Hulu. Choose from a variety of packages which include handmade Belgian chocolates, chocolate dipped strawberries, boxes of breakfast surprises and more.
Available Mon February 8 – Sun February 14, RMB69/RMB99/RMB139/RMB169/RMB298 depending on choice of package (MUST order at least 24 hours in advance), Peach by Hulu.
CHAR bar & grill has a specially-crafted five-course set menu. Exquisite dishes include French oyster, porcini mushroom soup, Wagyu M4-5 T-bone, a special 'One & Only' dessert and more.
Sat February 13, 5.30-10pm AND Sun February 14, 5.30-8pm; 8.30-11pm, RMB1,999 per couple, CHAR bar & grill.
For a Cantonese-style Valentine’s Day, couples can enjoy a seven-course set dinner at Ying Chinese. Enjoy delicious crab meat, wagyu beef, poached romaine lettuce, ‘yuan-yang’ fried rice and more.
Sun February 14, 5.30-9.30pm, RMB1,314 per couple, Ying Chinese.
For a pampered romantic getaway, couples can enjoy a one-night stay in a Sanlitun suite including champagne breakfast in bed for two and use of the gym, pool and fitness club as well as CHAR valentine dinner for two worth RMB1,999.
Available Fri February 12 – Sun February 14, RMB5,888, InterContinental Beijing Sanlitun.
Have yourselves a staycation this Valentine’s Day. Check-in any time after 10am and enjoy a spectacular view of the CCTV Tower. Complimentary snacks, RMB300 dining voucher and fully stocked mini bar are all included. Make use of Trainyard, the state-of-the-art wellness center, including the swimming pool and group fitness classes. Enjoy daily breakfast for two at San Wu Tang. Late check-out at 4pm means guests have time for a lie-in.
Treat yourself and your loved one this Valentine’s Day. Kempi Deli is offering a special heart-shaped lychee raspberry rose mousse cake and a limited edition Valentine’s Day chocolate gift set. At Via Roma, couples can enjoy a special four-course set menu.
Heart-shaped lychee raspberry rose mousse cake, RMB308 per pound; Valentine’s Day chocolate gift set, RMB168, Kempi Deli.
Four-course set menu, RMB888 per couple, Via Roma.
Treat your partner to a special Valentine’s Day spa treatment of your choice.
Available Sun February 14 – Sun February 28, RMB1,380 per couple (90-minute treatment of customers’ choice), Kocoon Spa.
Enjoy a romantic dinner for two this Valentine’s Day. The six-course set menu includes crab, Australian lobster, Wagyu M12 sirloin steak, chocolate dessert and more. A selection of discounted champagne, red wine and white wine is also available at an extra charge.
Sun February 14, 11.30am-2.30pm; 5-8pm; 8.30-10.30pm, RMB2,999 per couple (NOT including service charge and tax), La Chansonnière.
MARINA Steak House
Enjoy a romantic a la carte menu dinner. Exquisite dishes include Caesar salad, crab cake, fried scallop, escargot with garlic, dry-aged steak and more. A choice of champagne is also available.
Available Sun February 14, Marina.
A succulent five-course Valentine’s Day dinner awaits you and your loved one. Chef Daniel has prepared a range of exquisite dishes including New Zealand oysters, a selection of soups, roasted black cod fish with dill potatoes, grilled beef tenderloin and more. Finish your meal with specially-crafted sweet desserts.
Sun February 14, 6-8pm OR 8.30-10.30pm, RMB688 per person (MUST book in advance; special dietary requirements can be catered for upon request), Mosto.
Treat yourself and your loved one this Valentine’s Day. At Jia Chinese Restaurant, guests can enjoy a special set lunch or dinner including one bottle of Alfred Gratien Brut Rosé.
Sun February 14, RMB1,699 per couple, (those who spend RMB6,000 or more can enjoy a one night stay in a deluxe room at RMB500 OR a one night stay in a grand club suite at RMB1,000), Jia Chinese Restaurant (prices NOT including tax and service charge).
Enjoy a Valentine’s Day afternoon tea in the Lobby Lounge. Couples have the option to have two glasses of Alfred Gratien Brut Rosé.
Available Mon February 8 – Sun February 14, RMB328 per couple OR RMB499 per couple (including two glasses of Alfred Gratien Brut Rosé), Lobby Lounge (prices NOT including tax and service charge).
Guests can also enjoy a caviar and fruit platter set with Alfred Gratien Brut Rosé at O’Bar.
Sun February 14, RMB999 per set, O’Bar (prices NOT including tax and service charge).
Staying in for Valentine’s Day? Pre-order a delicious chocolate rose cake from U’Deli.
Available Wed February 3 – Wed February 10, U’Deli.
Pan Pacific Beijing
Amber Lounge is offering a ‘Love Flame’ five-course set menu tailor-made by chef Tim. Dishes include a cold caper platter, chestnut pumpkin cream soup, grilled beef tenderloin, herb seabass and more. Various options come with a selection of drinks offers.
Sun February 14, RMB666 per couple (two glasses of selected hotel cocktail and one rose flower); RMB888 per couple (one bottle of selected hotel red wine and one rose flower); RMB999 per couple (one bottle of selected hotel champagne and one rose flower), Amber Lounge.
Michelin one-star restaurant Jing is offering a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner, specially prepared by chef de cuisine Julien Cadiou. The five-course dinner includes king crab and avocado, caviar, lobster, Wagyu M5 beef tenderloin and more. Specially selected wine is also available.
Sun February 14, 5.30-8.30pm, RMB1,688 per person (five-course menu including one glass of Champagne); RMB1,888 per person (six-course menu including one glass of Champagne) (prices NOT including 15% surcharge), Jing Restaurant.
Huang Ting is offering a seven-course Chinese set menu this Valentine’s Day. Succulent dishes prepared by chef Simon Leung include braised sea cucumber in abalone sauce, mouth-watering mango sago dessert and more.
Sun February 14, RMB1,888 per couple, (price NOT including 15% surcharge), Huang Ting Restaurant.
Adorably sweet Valentine’s Day treats are available at The Peninsula Boutique. A variety of items include a chocolate cake adorned with edible red roses and raspberries and a hand-crafted chocolate rose petal cake.
Available until Sun February 14, prices start at RMB288 (depending on gift selection), The Peninsula Boutique.
Enjoy a romantic one-night stay in a premier room. The package includes breakfast for two, a box of chocolates and a bottle of champagne. Guests can also enjoy a set dinner for two. Manor suite bookings include Manor Club executive benefits.
Sun February 14, starts from RMB3,999 per night, Rosewood.
Bistrot B is offering an exquisite romantic French dining experience. The five-course set menu includes crab, foie gras terrine duck prosciutto, cod, steak au poivre and a sweet dessert. A special Valentine’s cake is also available.
Sun February 14, RMB1,588 per couple, Bistrot B.
Head to Red Bowl for a hot dinner date this Valentine’s Day. Dishes include exquisite seafood dishes, Australian Wagyu beef stirloin, Dalian ribeye and more. Accompany your meal with a glass of Louis Roederer vintage rosé 2013 Champagne.
Sun February 14, RMB1,314 per couple, Red Bowl.
Head to Brasserie 1893 where diners can enjoy a romantic six-course dinner crafted by chef Addison Liew. Dishes include duck foie gras terrine, New Zealand langoustine soup, monkfish, roasted prime beef porterhouse, New Zealand lamb and more. A sweet dessert is also available.
Sun February 14, RMB1,314 per person (including one glass of Champagne) (price NOT including 15% surcharge), Brasserie 1893.
For a classic Chinese take on a romantic Valentine’s Day menu, head to Zijin Mansion. The Michelin one-star restaurant has an exquisite set menu prepared by chef James Wang. Dishes include chicken soup with fish maw and morchella, braised sea cucumber, steamed tiger grouper, wok-fried snow beef and a sweet dessert.
Sun February 14, RMB1,314 per couple (additional RMB600 for wine pairing) (price NOT including 15% surcharge), Zijin Mansion.
Order exquisite cakes for your loved one this Valentine’s Day from Pâtisserie Couture. Selections include red velvet cakes and a special limited-edition Valentine’s Day present. Book in advance for special gift box arrangements.
RMB238 (six-pack red velvet cake box), Pâtisserie Couture.
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