13 of Birmingham’s best Valentine’s Day date deals

Chocolate Oreos from Birmingham Candy Company
Chocolate Oreos – because who doesn’t need more chocolate? Photo via Birmingham Candy Company.

Every year, I let Valentine’s Day sneak up on me, ending in a last minute dash for chocolates, flowers and (the hardest thing to find): a dinner reservation. Instead of waiting ’til the last-minute, check out this handy guide to Birmingham’s best Valentine’s Day meals and deals to find the perfect way to celebrate love.

From elegant in-person meals to takeout for two to sweet treats sure to impress, below are some of Birmingham’s best places to make this a Valentine’s Day to remember.

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1. Automatic Seafood

Automatic Seafood in Birmingham
Photo posted on Automatic Seafood and Oysters Facebook page by Alex Flatkin

Grab your sweetheart and head over to one of Birmingham’s favorite seafood spots for this Valentine’s Day Weekend prix fixe four-course meal, featuring caviar, crab beignets, poached lobster, red velvet cake and more.

  • Time: February 13-14, 5-10PM
  • Location: 2824 5th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233
  • Price: $100 per person
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Read more about Automatic Seafood and it’s recent title as one of America’s best new restaurants from Bham Now here.

2. Helen

Storefront sign of Helen's in Birmingham, Alabama. Part of the  Valentine's Day guide
Photo via Helen

Stay home this Valentine’s Day with Birmingham’s Helen at Home Dinner for Two. This four-course meal from the kitchen of chef Rob McDaniel brings date night to you with rabbit dumplings, a chocolate peanut butter tart and more.

  • Time: Order by February 11, and pick up at Helen on February 14
  • Location: 2013 2nd Avenue North Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Price: $100 for two
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Read more about Helen’s arrival in Birmingham via Bham Now here.

3. Tre Luna

Birmingham, Tre Luna Catering, event spaces, event venues
Photo via Hannah Chambley for Bham Now

By reservation only, enjoy a special menu from Chef Brian Mooney at Tre Luna in Hoover. This four course meal comes with up to three options for each course, with dishes like salmon tartare, three-cheese tortellini, and vanilla bean panna cotta to choose from.

  • Time: Reserve your spot online, and dine in-person on February 14
  • Location: 1021 Brock’s Gap Parkway Hoover, Alabama 35244
  • Price: $75 per person, plus tax +gratuity
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Learn more about Hoover’s Tre Luna (and their incredible catering company) from Bham Now here.

4. Perry’s Steakhouse

Bham Now image of Perry's Steakhouse. Anticipating their Valentine's Day specials.
Photo via of Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille

Celebrate your love this Valentine’s Day at Perry’s Steakhouse, with a takeout prix fixe, three course meal that includes the option to dine-in or take it to go. Or choose the dine-in option, available only on February 14.

  • Time: Order anytime for takeout on February 11-14
  • Location: 4 Perimeter Park South Birmingham, AL 3523
  • Price: Candlelight Dinner for Two, to-go–$99, Dine- in option–$60-75
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5. Ashley Mac’s

Birmingham's Ashley Mac's Valentine's Day takeout dinner (cooked and served)
Photo courtesy of Ashley Mac’s

For the kitchen-inclined (or those who want to be a little more culinary), nothing is more romantic than cooking together. To help you impress your sweetheart in the kitchen, one of Birmingham’s premiere to-go restaurants, Ashley Mac’s is back with a to-go Valentine’s Day bundle that is ready to go from your oven to your stomach.

  • Time: Order online and pick up between February 10-14
  • Location: Pick up at any Ashley Mac’s location
  • Price: $68
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Also check out Bham Now’s picnic guide, featuring what to order for your next outdoor meal from Ashley Mac’s here.

6. Seasons 52

Season's 52 steak, Valentine's Day dinner special
Seasons 52 amazing Valentine’s Day entree. Photo via Seasons 52.

Birmingham has a ton of takeout options for lovebirds on Valentine’s Day–including two gorgeous take-home dinner options from Seasons 52. Try the Valentine’s Dinner for Two for an at-home date night. Or if you’re celebrating with a few more people, check out the Valentine’s Day Green Box that serves 4-6 people.

  • Time: Order online any time (preferably 24 hours in advance)
  • Location: 245 Summit Boulevard Birmingham, AL 35243
  • Price: Dinner for Two–$70; Green Box–$165
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7. Blueprint on 3rd

Front Facade of Blueprint on 3rd, ahead of their Valentine's Day prix fixe special in birmingham.
Photo via Blueprint on 3rd website.

Another delicious options for Valentine’s Day prix fixe menus in Birmingham is Blueprint on 3rd. Blueprint is offering a dine-in, three course meal on February 14. Each decadent course will have 5-6 options each, with dishes sure to impress.

  • Time: Call for reservations, or reserve your table online
  • Location: 3000 3rd Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35233
  • Price: $75 per person
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Learn more about Blueprint on 3rd from Bham Now’s story on their grand opening here.

8. Sol Y Luna

The socially distanced entrance to Sol Y Luna ahead of their Valentine's Day dinner and brunch in Birmingham.
On-the-ground signage showing guests where to stand to maintain a safe distance. Photo via Hannah Chambley for Bham Now

Sol Y Luna has your February 13 and 14 covered with a Valentine’s Day dinner on February 13, and V-Day brunch on February 14. Treat your special someone to a brunch for two, or share the love with your Galentine’s squad.

  • Time: Dinner starts on February 13 at 5PM, and brunch starts at 11AM February 14
  • Location: 920 Lane Parke Court Mountain Brook, AL 35223
  • Price: Varies
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Check out another Bham Now story about Sol Y Luna, from their opening in 2018, here.

9. Vino

Vino's in Birmingham Valentine's Day special will include a prix fixe four course meal.
Photo via Vino

With canapes, starters, entrees and desserts, Vino’s Valentine’s Day prix fixe dinner is going to be a stunner for your date night. Plus, the special includes the option of a wine pairing to bring out the flavor in every dish.

  • Time: February 12-14, 4-10PM
  • Location: 1930 Cahaba Road, Birmingham, AL 35223
  • Price: $70 per person, plus tax + gratuity
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10. Chocolata

Beautiful chocolates for Valentine's Day from Chocolata in Birmingham
Ma! They’re selling chocolates! Photo via of Chocolata

Delight your partner, family, or friends (or all three) with a divine selection of 15%-off gourmet sweets from Chocolata, like these assorted chocolates. Make sure you subscribe to their newsletter for exclusive deals.

  • Time: Open Tuesday – Saturday, 11am – 6pm
  • Location: 1927 2nd Avenue North Birmingham, Alabama 35203
  • Price: Varies by item
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11. Birmingham Candy Company

Cute candy apples with heart sprinkles for Valentine's Day from Birmingham Candy Company
The cutest candy apples. Photo via Birmingham Candy Company

Get your chocolate fix and wow your date with a few of Birmingham Candy Company’s confections, like the fudge heart or praline hearts.

  • Time: Order by February 7 at 5PM. Available for local pick-up February 12-13
  • Location: 1821 Second Avenue North Stall 166 Birmingham, AL 35203
  • Price: Varies by item
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Learn more about one of Birmingham’s favorite candy shops from Bham Now here.

12. Studio by the Tracks

Fresh flowers, a bottle of wine, and a unique homemade card make for a perfect Valentine’s Day gift. This year, Studio by the Tracks is teaming up with the Junior Leadership Council for a fundraiser that will deliver gorgeous Valentine’s Day packages to your loved ones.

  • Time: Available to order online anytime before Valentine’s Day for local delivery
  • Location: 301 20th Street South Irondale, Alabama 35210
  • Price: $75 per package
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13. Grand River Drive-In

Leeds' Grand River Drive-In Valentine's Day date night and dinner
Imagine spending a dreamy night under the stars with your loved one. Photo via Grand River Drive-In

Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2021-style with a date night at the Grand River Drive-In. Two packages are available: “Meet Me at the Movies” includes two movie tickets and refreshments, and “Backyard Date” features a mini golf outing for two, champagne split, two movie tickets, and sweet treats. And be on the lookout—the movie line-up for Valentine’s Day weekend will be released on Monday.

  • Time: Reserve your package day-of starting at 3pm on February 13 and 14 at the box office
  • Location: 1453 Grand River Parkway North Leeds, Alabama 35094
  • Price: “Meet Me at the Movies” is $25, “Backyard Date” is $30
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So go ahead and set your Valentine’s Day plans now! There are plenty of options for a romantic night in, an upscale evening out, or something in between.

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