We love a good date night! One where the food is incredible, the vibes are romantic, and the drinks are delicious. The Suncoast is made up of locally owned and operated restaurants that know how to make every date night one to remember. We’ve put together a list of some of the best spots in town and some of their upcoming events!
Harry’s Continental Kitchens restaurant on Longboat Key is fine dining at its best! Stop in any night for an incredibly relaxed atmosphere and enjoy their award winning menu. This month they are hosting TWO wine dinners that would make the perfect DATE NIGHT!
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$109.00 per person.
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$99.00 per person.
Make your reservation for Harry’s by calling 941.383.0777
The three-course dinner menu is available Tuesday through Saturday evenings for $42.95 per person. Plus, you can enjoy special wine pairings for $8 per glass or $15 for the pairing.
For the month of August the destination is MOROCCO! And Michael's Epicurean Adventures menu features a variety of diverse and delicious Moroccan cuisine like Gulf Shrimp Pil-Pil; Moroccan-Spiced Chicken Breast with Curried Couscous Salad with Dried Apricots; Red Wine and Cinnamon-Braised Short Rib; and authentic Fig and Orange Meskouta for dessert
Michael's popular $8 beverage specials includes: Select Hand-Crafted Cocktails, Domestic Beers, and Michael’s Private Label Wines or Sparkling Wine.
The best part is Michael's On East donates a percentage of sales to select local nonprofit organizations throughout the year with Michael’s Extended Happy Hour which extends dollars for important causes.
At Duval’s Fresh. Local Seafood, they have a commitment to serving only the freshest dishes to their guests. They receive fresh fish daily from local fishermen and filet everything in house to ensure the best possible quality! While only the finest ingredients are sourced from local farmers.
This eclectic eatery is a perfect place to bring your special someone for a one-of-a-kind dining experience in downtown Sarasota. Every menu item is prepared to order which allows for customization and personalization of each dish and to ensure you are getting the freshest possible meal.
The best advice we can give you is for you and your date to order as much as you can and pass the plates around – There is not a wrong choice to make and if you can’t stop in, opt for Carry-Out and you can bring this incredible experience to the comfort of your home!
Chef Paul has crafted a 6-course menu that perfectly complements the wines in the brilliant Daou portfolio.
The wine dinner will be held at Mattison’s Forty-One in the newly renovated, private Galleria and the evening will begin with a welcome reception followed by the 6-course wine dinner.
The price is $125.00 per person.
Reservations are required by calling 941.921.3400.
Looking for good wine and great company?
Main course options include Allen Brothers Filet Mignon served with a demi glace, and Pan-Seared Red Snapper in a roasted red pepper sauce! For dessert, Chocolate Lasagna with black cherry sauce!
Tickets are going for $110.00 per person.
Limited spots are available – Purchase tickets here.
Your next destination can be enjoyed right here in Lakewood Ranch! This date night is for all the world travelers!
Your ticket will include four unique wine samples paired with light hors d'oeuvres.
Tickets are $25 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
New York 8/3
Willamette Valley, Oregon 8/17
Central Coast, California 8/31
Piedmont, Italy 9/7
This date is a great idea for those who need to be flexible with the date and time as there is no ticket required! Just stop in during the week to enjoy what their menu has to offer.
This is a 5-course meal experience with wine pairings everyone will love.
Advanced ticket purchase is required for this event.
$129 per person ($119 per person for Wine Dinner Club Members.*) Tickets must be purchased by the end of business on 08/16/22 (unless sold out sooner).
Call 941.251.5435 to purchase tickets and/or visit their website here.
More information on the wine dinner can also be found here.