February 14, Valentine's Day, falls on Thursday this year and Atlanta restaurants are planning events and specials for special someones.
Woodfire Grill presents its fifth annual "Fools for Love" event. Beginning at 7 p.m. on Monday, February 11, the restaurant will offer a four-course dinner with wine pairings selected by owner and sommelier Nicolas Quinones. Georgia Shakespeare's Associate Artists will perform jazz standards and love songs throughout the evening. Dinner is $150 per person ($90 is tax deductible) and sells out each year. Tickets may be purchased by calling Georgia Shakespeare at 404-504-3405. www.woodfiregrill.com
4th & Swift, in the Old Fourth Ward, will offer a seasonal five-course Valentine’s menu from chef Jay Swift complete with amuse and dessert. The prix fixe menu is $85 per person with a $40 wine pairing option. www.4thandswift.com
The Melting Pot, four Atlanta locations. Celebrate Valentine’s with your little loves on Sunday, February 10. From 12 to 4 p.m., parents and children can enjoy a three-course fondue feast and for the first time ever – kids will eat free! The three-course menu is available for $29.99 per adult. Children under 12 will receive a complimentary child’s entrée with the purchase of each adult three-course menu. Additional children are priced at $15.99. Each table will receive a digital photo to remember the special lunch along with a keepsake. Grown-up sweethearts can celebrate from February 14 to 16 with the Melting Pot's four-course prix menu starting at $65 per person. www.meltingpot.com
Southern Art. Throughout the weekend following Valentine’s Day, all ladies dining at Southern Art will receive a complimentary rose upon arrival. The menu will feature a three-course prix fixe menu for $55 per person, with optional wine pairings for an additional $25 per person. The a la carte menu will also be be available from 5 to 10 p.m. throughout the weekened. www.southernart.com