Mama said that you can’t hurry love, but she never said that you couldn’t help it along. That’s what we are here for! This Valentine’s Day, let Irvine Spectrum Center and some of our fine eateries help create the perfect date night for you and your beloved because we certainly know that love don’t come easy.
- California Pizza Kitchen (949.585.9531)
From February 14-17 California Pizza Kitchen will be offering a Valentine’s Day menu for two that includes an appetizer, two entrees and a dessert for $30. Choose from favorites that includes Artichoke Dip, Chinese Chicken Salad, The Original BBQ Chicken Pizza, Garlic Cream Fettuccine with Chicken and Red Velvet Cake (see the full Valentine’s menu here). Celebrate and give back by adding a glass or bottle of Colby Red, a wine inspired by 13 yr. old Colby Groom who endured two back to back open-heart surgeries as a child. The wine will be served in CPKs through April with proceeds up to $10,000 to be donated to charities focusing on heart health.
- CUCINA enoteca (949.861.2222)
In addition to their full selection of California Italian inspired favorites, CUCINA enoteca will present an additional love inspired ala carte Chef’s menu on February 14. Additionally, place your order now for a special box of house-made artisanal chocolates ($11.00) available for pick-up from February 13. +Make Reservations
- Irvine Improv (949.854.5455)
Spend Valentine’s Day with actor comedian David Alan Grier at the Irvine Improv! A special dinner and show package is available for $ 70.00 per person that includes admission, dinner salad, choice of entrée (Mahi-Mahi, Bistro Pasta with Chicken or Shrim or Prime Rib), dessert, a glass of champagne and a flower for each couple. +Purchase tickets
- Luna Grill (949.387.5862)
The ultimate kabobery presents a $20 set meal that includes a starter (hummus or spicy cilantro hummus), entrée (Cornish Game Hen, Salmon or a 2 Item Combination Entrée of either chicken, gyros, vegetables, falafel or ground sirloin), beverage (select lines of beer & wine, bottled beverages or fountain drinks) and a dessert (baklava, mini cupcake or chocolate nut roll).
- Paul Martin’s American Grill (949.453.1144)
In addition to the full, farm-fresh menu, Paul Martin’s will offer four additional entrées from February 14-17: Mesquite Grilled Filet Mignon with North Atlantic Cold Water Lobster Tail ($48), North Atlantic Cold Water Lobster Tail ($38), Mesquite Grilled Swordfish ($30), and Fresh Alaskan King Crab & Linguini ($29). As a special gift, couples that dine on Valentine’s Day (2/14) will receive a $25 VIP card* applicable toward a future meal at any Paul Martin’s location. (*Limit one $25 VIP card per couple. No cash value.) +Make Reservations
- See’s Candies (949.754.9097)
Nothing says love like a box of chocolates. Pick up some sweets for your sweet now and save $2 with your purchase of $25 or more. + Print Offer
- Taverna Blu (949.450.1100)
Irvine Spectrum Center’s newest restaurant offers delicious Greek and Mediterranean cuisine. Couples that dine on Valentine’s Day can choose from a variety of small plates and house specials like Spanakopita Rolls, a Slow Braised Lamb Shank and on Valentie’s day, enjoy 30% off any bottle of wine* to complete their meal. (*Valid with purchase of $30 or more. Limit one per couple.) +Make Reservations
- Tender Greens (949.679.9135)
Tender Greens will serve up some very special Valentine’s Day, house-made desserts that include a Chocolate Tart for 2, Truffles and a Red Velvet Whoopie Pie. Enjoy them in the restaurant or get them to-go for your special somebody waiting at home.
Specials are available on Thursday February 14 unless otherwise noted.
Additionally, consider us you own personal Love Doctor as we suggest a few other ways that you can spend a LOVEly evening with us. Grab a drink and then win your girl (or guy) a plush teddy (bear that is) at Dave & Buster’s. Glide hand in hand across the Spectrum Ice Rink (skatespectrum.com). Or share a tub of popcorn and some Junior Mints at Edwards 21 Cinemas.
Other restaurants at Irvine Spectrum Center include Capital Dim Sum – Seafood – Bar, Javier’s Cantina, Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill, Izakaya Wasa, P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Yard House and The Cheesecake Factory. For a complete list of dining destinations at Irvine Spectrum Center, please visit shopirvinespectrumcenter.com. Happy planning and Happy Valentine’s Day!