Valentine's Day seems to always creep up on us (wasn't it JUST Christmas?). Not sure what to get your food-loving partner? San Diego restaurants have some creative food-focused Valentine's Day gifts. The following gifts range from $1.50 to $60, so they are guaranteed to fit any budget.
Sammy's Woodfired Pizza & Grill
Take Home Pizza Kits
Escape the madness of restaurants on Valentine's Day with Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza & Grill take home pizza kits. The kits ensure a fun night-in for you and your love; however, more than just two hearts will benefit from the purchase: a portion of the proceeds from all pizza kit sales benefit the American Heart Association.
Sammy’s will also be hosting a photo contest on Instagram. Customers are invited to upload their best heart-shaped pizza photo with the hashtag #iheartsammys and be entered to win dinner for two at any Sammy’s location.
Valentine’s Day Pizza kits start at $6.50 each and include:
- Crust Options: Traditional, Whole Wheat, Gluten Free
- Add-ons: Pepperoni ($1 extra)
- Includes: Pizza dough, Mozzarella Cheese, Sauce, Basil, Recipe/Instructions, a $5 Off $20 Sammy’s coupon
Sammy's will be selling their popular take home Valentine’s Day Pizza Kits February 4th through 14th. To order your pizza kit, contact the Sammy's location nearest you, www.sammyspizza.com/locations.
Cups La Jolla
Personalized Sweetheart Cookies
Downtown La Jolla's sweet stop, Cups, is offering “sweethearts”-inspired organic cookies for Valentine’s Day. These yummy treats are available in organic or gluten free options. Get creative and write your own message on each cookie!
The price per cookie is $3.00. To order, visit www.cupslj.com
Acqua al 2
Valentine's Day Menu
$60 per person
Acqua al 2 (located in downtown San Diego) is scheduled to host a special Valentine’s Day menu. Enjoy a sampler, soup, salad, a choice of a main entrée, and a dessert selection for $60.00 per person. Highlights include the Filetto Alaceto Balsamico (hand-carved filet mignon with a balsamic glaze) and the Ricotta Cheesecake with Walnut Crust.
TOAST Enoteca & Cucina
Valentine's Day Menu
Price: $45 per person
TOAST Enoteca & Cucina in East Village will also host a special Valentine’s Day menu for $45.00 per person. Exciting menu options include starters like crostini agli asparagi e guanciale (asparagus and guanciale crostini) and crostini di salsiccia e marmellata di uva nera (Italian sausage crostini topped with black grape jam and parmesan), primi options like the cozze alla tarantina (steamed mussels with sweet pepper and tomato sauce), and the tagliatelle al cacao, noci e gorgonzola (fresh made cocoa-infused tagliatelle pasta with gorgonzola/walnut sauce). Finish off the sweet evening with an even sweeter dish, like the sorbetto ai petali di rosa (rose petal sorbet).
For reservations, visit www.toastenoteca.com