Where to spend Valentine’s Day on the Waterfront
It’s that time of year again! Whether you’re sharing Valentine’s day with bae, friends, or going solo, you don’t want to miss out on the special menus and deals from some of the best eateries on Toronto’s waterfront. From gorgeous kaiseki spreads to decadent desserts, here’s where to dine this Valentine’s Day:
Where: 10 Bay St #105
Why Dine Here: At this glossy downtown restaurant, you and your S/O will enjoy innovative and beautifully plated Japanese fare. Offering a five-course Valentine’s Day Kaiseki menu that features delights like their famous Abrui-style sushi, Japanese Caprese, and raspberry chocolate cake, Miku is the perfect locale for a chic, romantic dinner. Visit Miku’s website for the full Valentine’s Day Kaiseki menu.
Where: 207 Queens Quay W #155 (inside Queens Quay Terminal)
Why Dine Here: If you’ve got a pasta-lover in your life, you need to check out Pie Bar this Valentine’s Day. This rustic pizzeria serves up one of the best-tasting Neapolitan pizza’s in the city, comforting pasta dishes, and delicious twists on Italian classics. Celebrate love at Pie Bar by sipping on ½ price wine by the bottle and diving into savoury bites off their Valentine’s feature menu all weekend long.
Where: 207 Queens Quay W #150 (inside Queens Quay Terminal)
Why Dine Here: Not the “dress-up-and-go-out” kind of couple? Joe Bird is definitely your spot! This popular lakeside joint boasts spectacular views of the harbour, relaxed vibes, and tasty flavours. The menu is filled with a variety of chicken dishes including a deliciously elevated chicken and waffles. This year, impress that special someone by bringing them to Joe Bird for a buy one dinner, get one free Valentine’s Day deal.
The Fix Ice Cream Bar
Where: 207 Queens Quay W #150 (inside Joe Bird)
Why Dine Here: Whether in the heat of summer or dead of winter, there’s no better treat than ice cream. Aptly named, The Fix offers whimsical and Instagrammable soft serve creations with all (and we mean all) the fixings. Sink your sweet tooth into an oversized “Cookie Sammich” or enjoy s’mores served cold with the “Campfire.” While it’s true that splitting a cup of ice cream is oh-so-romantic, you don’t want to miss out on The Fix’s sweet Valentine’s special: buy one ice cream, get one free!
Images courtesy of Miku and Joe Bird.