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Happy (almost) Valentine's Day, loves! Although my ideal Valentine's Day festivities are spent with take out and my besties, here's a dinner and dessert guide for you and yours. (Image: Thinkstock).<p></p>

Where to make those Valentine's Day reservations

Happy (almost) Valentine's Day, loves! Although my ideal Valentine's Day festivities are spent with take out and my besties, here's a dinner and dessert guide for you and yours.

RN74. Take your honey out for French cuisine! They are serving up a five-course meal with an optional champagne pairing for $65 or a Grand Wine Pairing for $85. Think oysters, escargot, lobster, and more. Dinner is $125 per person.

1433 4th Ave
Seattle, WA 98101

Local 360. This Belltown fave is extending the dates of their Valentine's Day menu from February 9 through Saturday, February 17. The menu includes a starter of Roasted Beet Salad with apples and fresh goat cheese from Quillisascut Farm in Eastern Washington, an entrée of Anderson Ranch Red Wine Braised Lamb Shank with rutabaga purée, and rich Theo Chocolate Cake for dessert. $49 per person.

2234 1st Ave
Seattle, WA 98121

Eden Hill. Eden Hill will be offering their Valentine's specials from February 7-14. The menu is a five-course meal that includes Tortellini of Chestnut Pecorino with almond, lavender, and white pepper flower; Roasted Duck Rossini with seared foie gras, pickled foie gras, black truffle, smoked honey and wild spinach; and for dessert Whiskey Caramel Snack Pack with dark chocolate pudding “Snack Pack,” whiskey ice cream and 24k gold. $115 per person with optional $75 wine pairing.

2209 Queen Anne Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109

Ray's Boathouse & Cafe. Ray's will be offering their Valentine's menus from February 14-18. The Boathouse will have a three course menu, with choice of starter, entrée and dessert for $60, as well as their regular a la carte menu from 5 – 9 p.m. The three-course menu will include Fried Pacific Oyster starter, Pan Seared Alaskan Halibut entrée with poached prawns, and Applewood Grilled Filet Mignon & Pan Seared Sea Scallops entrée with garlic whipped potatoes and Perigeuex sauce.

6049 Seaview Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107

The Herbfarm. This Woodinville restaurant will be serving a multi-course dinner with wine pairings hand-selected from their 25,000-bottle cellar. They will be serving their Valentine's menu from February 14-17 and dinner will range from $225-$285 depending on the date.

14590 NE 145th St
Woodinville, WA 98072

Baron’s Xi’an Kitchen & Bar. This Bellevue restaurant will be great place for a group outing or a date with your honey! Menu includes dishes like Passion Fruit Prawns with passion fruit aioli, rose bread web and edible flowers; Black Pepper Wagyu Beef; and Baron’s signature Peking Duck roasted in the restaurant’s custom duck ovens and served with traditional condiments and Mu Shu pancakes.

500 Bellevue Way NE #210
Bellevue, WA 98004

Belltown Brewing. So fine dining isn't your thing? Try heading to this Belltown Brewing! Belltown Brewing if offering a three course meal with beer pairings. Starters include Pancetta Fennel Salad and Vichyssoise Soup followed by Pork Chops with kale, onions, and garlic greens, Hasselback potatoes, and a pepper cream sauce. For dessert, Strawberries and Strawberry Gastrique served over vanilla ice cream with mint whip and a waffle cone. Additional beer pairings for $12:

  • Chain Bite Black IPA
  • Watermain Amber
  • Bell St. Wheat with Apricots
  • Mocha Stout

200 Bell St
Seattle, WA 98121

Shiro's Sushi. Shiro's will offer a la carte menu items and also their famous five-course omakase or chef's omakase on Valentine's Day. They also have a specially curated dessert menu with Cream Mousse with Strawberry Gelatin or Cream Mousse with Mocha Mousse.

2401 2nd Ave
Seattle, WA 98121

Hitchcock. The Bainbridge restaurant is celebrating Valentine's Day with an eight-course meal. The menu is quite decadent but think a delightful mix of surf and turf. Oysters, octopus, assortment of house cured meats and seafood, pork belly and a WHOLE bunch of other delicious things. The cost is $120 per person with wine pairings available for an additional $60.

133 Winslow Way E Suite 100
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

All Water Seafood & Oyster Bar. Chef Scott Mickelson created a four-course dinner menu that is $60 per person. Valentine's specials are available Saturday, February 10 through Wednesday February 14. Menu items include Oyster Rockefellers, Farmer's Salad, Salmon En Papillote, and a Raspberry & Chocolate Panna Cotta for dessert.

Loews Hotel 1000
1st Avenue Seattle, WA

Tutta Bella. Tutta Bella will offer diners an Italian chocolate kiss ( also known as Bacio Perugina), that is a delicious Italian chocolate that will have individually wrapped love messages inside.

Theo Chocolate. Theo is offering some Valentine's chocolate with their Love is Love confection collection, Cocktail Collection, as well as Salted Black Licorice, My Cherry Baby bars, and Casanova Caramels.

  • Love is Love: $16. Each box has White Chocolate Heart with Raspberry & Honeycomb, Pistachio Praline, Cherry Cordial, Licorice Caramel, Hot Ceylon Cinnamon Ganache, Dulce de Leche Ganache, Ginger Ganache, and Peanut Butter & Jelly Confection.
  • Casanova Caramels: $20. Box has Catuaba Lemon Verbena, Lavender Jalapeno, Ginger Rose, and Honey Saffron.
  • My Cherry Baby: $3.99 per bar. Cherries in creamy, dreamy 45% milk chocolate
  • Salted Licorice Bar: $3.99 per bar. Rich flavor of black licorice with a touch of sea salt in smooth 70% dark chocolate.

3400 Phinney Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103

Ethan Stowell Restaurants. Each of ESR's will have a special menu for Valentine's Day. Click here to visit the WHOLE menu from each of Stowell's restaurant. Ethan's restaurants include Marine Hardware, Bramling Cross, How To Cook a Wolf, Mkt., Red Cow, Rione XIII, Staple & Fancy's, Tavaolatas, Bar Cotto, Derby, Goldfinch Tavern and Ballard Pizza Company.

Volunteer Park Cafe. This cafe will be serving up a five-course menu! Items include a Prawn Salad, Seafood Consomme, Duck Breast, Pork Tenderloin, and Chocolate Mousse. Dinner starts at 7 p.m. and is $95 per person or $130 with wine pairings.

1501 17th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98112

Bakery Nouveau. Bring your honey some treats from Bakery Nouveau. Here's what's on the menu:

  • Large Heart with 16 chocolates—$28
  • Petit Heart with 5 chocolates— $10
  • Chocolate Heart with 16 chocolates—$30
  • Dark Chocolate Valentine Kiss filled with 6 chocolates—$15
  • Chocolate Dipped Strawberries—$2.50

Other special deserts include:

  • Coeur de Pamplamousse: A pink grapefruit mousse with a grapefruit gelée center and a white chocolate glaze over a shortbread cookie—$6.50
  • Chocolate Decadence: A chocolate mousse layered over chocolate crémeux on a chocolate crunch base and decorated with chocolate glaze and cocoa nibs—$6.00
  • Caramel Vanilla Heart: A Vanilla Bavarois with a soft caramel center on a almond sable cookie, decorated with cocobutter and a touch of gold leaf—$5.50
  • Aphrodite: A lemon fromage-blanc mousse with a raspberry-strawberry gelée center, a thin base of lemon chiffon, and decorated with a white chocolate glaze and Madelines—$5.50

Stoneburner. Stoneburner in Ballard will be serving up a five-course prix-fixe menu that includes Caviar Dip & Chips, Dungeness Crab Salad, Egg Yolk Raviolo, Grilled Lamb Loin and La Royale. There will also be speciality cocktails, a "Bubbles for Lovers" wine flight and will have unlimited a la carte "Bar Lovers" menu that will be offered for walk-ins at the bar.

5214 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107

Bookstore Bar & Cafe. On Valentine's Day from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. the Bookstore will be serving up a four-course menu from Executive Chef Aaron Leopold. There will be a duck confit salad, 72-hour braised zabuton steak and a lot more where that came from! There will also be whiskey pairings from Westland Distilling. $60 per person (no whiskey pairing); $80 per person with whiskey pairing.

1007 1st Ave
Seattle, WA 98104

Scout. On Saturday February 10 at 7 p.m., Scout will be serving up a four course dessert menu plus an optional wine pairing for $15. Then on Valentine's Day, Scout will host a four-course tasting menu by Executive Chef Derek Simcik! Its $90 per person with choice of entrée and $45 for beverage pairings.

110 Stewart St
Seattle, WA 98101

Mbar. mbar will be hosting a happy hour on their patio all evening long with tunes from a DJ. They are also offering a Chef's tasting menu at either four-courses ($100) out on the dining room floor OR seven courses ($150) at their interior bar. Menu highlights include Scrambled egg with Dunganess crab, limeleaf and squash; Tagliatelle with duck and black truffles; Cavtelli with saffron rabit and artichokes; Scallops, sage preserved lemon and caper butter and celeriac and Chocolate budine, blood orage semifreddo and sesame.

400 Fairview Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109

Mamnoon. Mamnoon is offering a four-course tasting menu for $60 per person. They will have hand painted truffles that will be sold in small wrapped boxes until Valentine's Day. They also have a special cocktail made with rose vodka. YUM.

1508 Melrose Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

Vendemmia. Vendemmia is a serving up a three course menu for $75 per person. The mains are black cod, beef cheeks, and risotto.

1126 34th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

Le Messe. Le Messe is serving up a three-course meal for $75 per person! Their menu is a delicious mix of surf and turf, think - ahi tuna, black cod and more.

1823 Eastlake Ave E
Seattle, WA 98102

Raccolto. Raccolto is offering a four-course meal for $70 per person. They will have an amuse, first course, pasta, and an entree followed by a dessert!

4147 California Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98116

Frans Chocolates. Give your honey some chocolates from Seattle's fave, Fran's! They are offering a special line of Valentine's chocolates this year including Caramel Hearts, Fran’s Signature Salted Caramels, Heart Shaped Assortment Box.

Lark. Lark is serving up a four-course meal for Valentine's Day! Cost is $120/person with wine pairing available for $55/person. They are also making it extra special for couples with an option to preorder flowers for their table in either a traditional red and pink Valentine’s palette or white. These small arrangements, in a 4-inch vase, are $25 and created by Fortunate Orchard floral studio.

952 E Seneca St
Seattle, WA 98122

Pike Place Market. Take your honey to Pike Place! There's tons of things for luv-ahhh's to do. Like going through Flower Forest to pick up some beautiful arrangments. There will also be food and entertainment at The Pink Door, Can Can Kitchen and Cabaret, and Unexpected Productions. Parts of the market turn into Candy Castle, where you can buy Chukar Cherries, Chocolate Heart Pecan Box and much more! Click here to see the map that Pike Place put together for Valentine's Day events.