Where to Have Valentine’s Day Dinner in Toronto 2022

Enjoy a Valentine's Day dinner 2022 at 1 Kitchen Toronto
Enjoy a Valentine's Day dinner 2022 at 1 Kitchen Toronto

Premier Doug Ford has announced an easing of COVID-19 restrictions that means that Toronto restaurants will be able to offer dine-in offerings just in time for Valentine’s Day 2022. Valentine’s Day falls on a Monday this year so if you are planning on taking your sweetheart out for dinner, you might want to book your reservation asap! Of course, you could always stay at home and make a delicious dinner such as Fried Shrimp Cauliflower Rice.

Enjoy a Valentine's Day dinner 2022 at 1 Kitchen Toronto
Enjoy a Valentine’s Day dinner 2022 at 1 Kitchen Toronto

Valentine’s Day Dinner 2022 at 1 Kitchen Toronto

Enjoy a Valentine’s Day dinner at 1 Kitchen Toronto Chef Derek Powers Jr. will prepare carefully-crafted dishes showcasing ethically harvested ingredients for its Valentine’s Day farm-to-fork menu. This menu is available from Friday, February 11, 2022 to Monday, February 14, 2022 and will include:

    • Atlantic Scallop Crudo with blood orange segments, lemon creme fraiche, chive oil and daikon cress;
    • Confit Duck Leg with K2 milling polenta with roasted vegetable ragu, crispy parsley;
    • A dessert for two of brown butter financier, chocolate ganache and strawberry meringue.

Also included is a special Valentine’s Day cocktail, Be Mine, a pink peppercorn Negroni consisting of pink peppercorn and strawberries-infused gin, Campari and Dolin’s sweet vermouth.

Reserve online for your Valentine’s Day 2022 dinner at 1 Kitchen Toronto or call 416-601-3533.

Valentine’s Day Dinner 2022 at Café Boulud

Celebrate the day of love at the elegant Café Boulud at Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto. The culinary team has curated a special Valentine’s Day three-course dinner menu rooted in French tradition. Enjoy delicacies such as beef tartare and marrow and squab pithivier. Valentine’s Day dinner will be served between 5:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Monday, February 14, 2022. The full menu features:
First Course: King Crab and Celeriac Salad OR Beef Tartare and Marrow
Second Course: Seared John Dory OR Squab Pithivier
Third Course: Raspberry and Sakura Dessert OR Chocolate and Huckleberry Dessert
Reserve online at OpenTable.

Valentine’s Day Dinner 2022 at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto

TOCA Restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto is offering a dine-in, four course Valentine’s Day dinner for February 14, 2022. The menu includes:
Truffle Infused Leek and Potato Soup
Lobster & Crab Salad with Fine Herbs | Sunchoke Chips
Carpaccio of Ahi Tuna
Citrus | Fennel | Chili Oil | Smoked Trout Caviar | Warm Buttermilk Chive Emulsion
Braised Ontario Beef Short Rib & Roasted King Oyster Mushrooms
Parsnip and Green Apple Purée | Creamed Spinach | Heirloom Carrots | Crispy Shallots | Sauce Perigourdine
Spinach & Mushroom Cannelloni
Classic Béchamel | Sultana Raisins | Pine Nuts | Black Truffle Gremolata | Vegetarian JusMolten Chocolate Cake
Chocolate Covered Strawberries
The Valentine’s Day 2022 menu is available for dine-at-home for $125 per person. Order by February 9, 2022 for pick up on February 14, 2022 between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Pre-order on TOCK.

Valentine’s Day Dinner 2022 at Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada

Have an intimate dinner with your partner on Monday, February 14, 2022 among some of the most spectacular exhibits at Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada. Enjoy Valentine’s Day dinner near the Rainbow Reef exhibit, dine with the rays at Ray Bay, or sit underneath the shark tunnel. The Valentine’s Day dining event will feature a gourmet menu catered by Daniel et Daniel and a complimentary bottle of wine.

First Course

Citrus Caprese OR Mushroom Ravioli OR Vegan Creamy Carrot Turmeric Soup

Main Course

Coq au Vin Blanc OR Cider Braised Beef Short Rib OR Mediterranean Tofu Mille Feuille


Chocolate Brownie Tart OR Pistachio & Blackberry OR Vegan Cheesecake


Marcus James Malbec (Red) OR Jackson Triggs Cabernet Franc (Red) OR Mapu Sauv Blanc (White) OR Inniskillin Pino Grigio (White)

Seating times are 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. or 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The price is $350 +HST per couple (10% discount for Annual Passholders)

I will post more Valentine’s Day 2022 menus as I receive them.