A special feeling is sweeping through Greater Palm Springs—love! As Valentine's Day and Galentine's Day approach, here's a compiled list of places offering romantic dining specials, outdoor dining and special sweet treats. There's something sweet for every duo to share on this heart-filled day.

Dinner Under the Stars


Dine under swaying palms with your significant other for the ultimate date night. From classic American dining to tasty cuisine from around the world, this culinary oasis has something for every appetite. Dig into delicious food while admiring the breathtaking mountain views of Greater Palm Springs. Take a look at this list of restaurants offering premium patio dining, perfect for celebrating this romantic holiday.

Valentine's Day Dinner at Lavender Bistro

Have a fairytale-esque Valentine's dinner surrounded by beautiful sparkling lights, abundant flowers and live music to set the mood at Lavender Bistro. Click here to view their full menu of appetizers, entrees and deserts. 

Valentine's Day Dinner at Vicky's of Santa Fe

Enjoy a romantic dinner under the stars at Vicky's of Santa Fe in Indian Wells. Featuring live music by SlimMan Band, as well as a delicious fine dining menu. Click here to view the full menu and to set your reservations early. 

Valentine's Weekend at Lulu California Bistro

Celebrate Valentine's Day at Lulu California Bistro in downtown Palm Springs. Stop by for a special 4-course dinner featuring some of their most famous dishes which make their long awaited return for this delightful menu, accompanied by a complimentary glass of champagne with the dessert course. Visit OpenTable to reserve your table for this romantic dining experience.

Valentine's Dinner at Eight4Nine

Pops of color surround you at Eight4Nine Restaurant + Lounge. Celebrate Valentine's Day with a 4-course meal headlined by favorites such as Baja Striped Bass, Grilled Cauliflower Steak, Harris Ranch Short Rib, Lobster Bisque and much more. Plus, finish off your meal with a delish desert such as classic chocolate dipped strawberry's and sorbetto di jour. Click here to view the full menu.

Valentine's Dinner at Cuistot

Treat your date to fine dining at Cuistot this Valentine's Day Weekend. Enjoy a special menu including Homemade Duck Foie Gras Creamy Terrine, Bernard’s Famous Caesar Salad, Pork Tenderloin Medallions and more. Reserve your table on their website, here.

Shame on the Moon

Featuring two dining experiences in one location, Shame on the Moon has the perfect setting for your next date night. Whether you are looking for an intimate experience in their garden room or a more formal experience in their dining hall. Treat your partners this Valentine's Day at Shame on the Moon and set your reservations now.


Delight in fine dining from the comfort of your home this Valentine's Day. Ruth's Chris Steak House is offering limited-time entrees, including a Celebration Surf & Turf, featuring two buttery cold-water lobster tails served alongside a sizzling filet, as well as a 40-oz. prime bone-in Tomahawk rib-eye. Take your pick from three different wines to pair with your meal. Celebrate at Ruth's Chris from February 11-20 and make your reservations here.

Dine With Your Valentine at Morton's The Steakhouse

A fine dining experience at Morton's the Steakhouse is sure to make your Valentine's Day one you won't forget. Delight in their delicious 3-course meal featuring Chateaubriand for two and a New York-style cheesecake. Make your reservations here.  

Celebrate Valentine's Day at  Mitch's on El Paseo

A seafood fine dining experience at Mitch's on El Paseo Prime Seafood is sure to excite anyone. Featuring sushi, seafood, a specialty Sake selection and much more, be sure to make your reservations in advance here.  

PS Underground Presents: Stupid Cupid

Experience a Valentine's Day like no other at PS Underground. Much like most of the event's description, the multiple course menu here is kept secret and will be slowly revealed throughout the entire night of entertainment. No two events at PS Underground are ever the same, so you are sure to have an entirely new experience anytime you come. Purchase your tickets here. 

Valentine's Dinner at Trio 

Are you looking to indulge in something special on this love filled day? Reserve a table at TRIO Restaurant + Bar and enjoy delicious dishes such as Coachella Valley bacon-wrapped dates, 6-oz. prime filet, fresh berry cobbler and more! Reserve your seat today. 

Treat Your Date at Mastro's

Decadent desserts, mouthwatering seafood and juicy steaks. Renowned for these classics, Mastro's Steakhouse has a reputation that speaks for itself. Enjoy your Valentine's Day at Mastro's Steakhouse. Reservations are limited, book your table here. 

For more Valentine's dinners, see here

Virtual Tastings

Unwined: Valentine's Day Wine & Dessert Tasting

This fine food shop, On The Mark, is hosting a full hour of wine and dessert tastings. All which you can enjoy from comfort of your own home! Join wine experts via Zoom to taste 5 select wines and desserts. To find out how to participate and deals that you can redeem, click here.

Sip, Savor, Support! Virtual Winetasting Fundraiser 

Grab that special someone and join a virtual winetasting in support of the Desert Cancer Foundation. Raise your wine glasses as you are led through tastings of a selection of wines by a sommelier. Proceeds support Desert Cancer Foundation, financially helping local residents with cancer care. 

Let Your Love Blossom 

Rancho Mirage Florist

No Valentine's Day is complete without flowers. Choose from a beautiful local assortment available at Rancho Mirage Florist! See all they have available here

The David Rohr Floral Studio

Need to have flowers delivered within Greater Palm Springs for Valentine's Day? The David Rohr Flora Studio has you covered. Having previously prepared arrangements for celebrities and royalty, David Rohr has what is right for you. For more information, see here

My Little Flower Shop

Offering same day delivery, My Little Flower Shop can be there for you in a moments notice. For more information, check here.

Sweet Treats

Palm Springs Candy Company 

Celebrate Valentine's Day by gifting some delicious treats from the iconic Palm Springs Candy Company. A Greater Palm Springs staple for over 75 years now. Featuring the same care, love and recipe that has been there since day one. Check out all they have to offer here

Valentine's Day Gift Specials at Shields Date Garden

Get some dates for your date this Valentine's Day with these gift box specials from Shields Date Garden. Click here to order in advance of your Valentine's date. Enjoy this sweet treat with your special someone this Valentine's Day weekend.

Oasis Date Garden

Spread even more sweetness with another desert classic at Oasis Date Garden. Specializing in organic and unique dates, you can gift your sweetheart delicious desserts. To view more gift sets, check here.

Brandini Toffee

Artisanal almond toffee, toffee popcorn, and other tasty treats

Chocolate is the way to many hearts – now try adding in a gift box from Brandini Toffee! Choose from gift boxes with almond toffee, toffee popcorn and more, or give a gift card which can be used to purchase ice cream shakes and bars. Everything is made with local love, so keep spreading the message and give it to someone you love in your life.