30+ Fabulous Valentine’s Dinner Ideas

30 + Fabulous Valentine's Dinner Ideas
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If you’re looking for date night meals, these 30 + Fabulous Valentine’s Dinner Ideas from different food bloggers will inspire you! Find romantic dinner recipes to your taste, made with pasta, meat, fish or seafood and comfort food. Surprise your beloved one with one of these meals for dinner.

If you’re looking for date night recipes, you’ve come to the right place!

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30 + Fabulous Valentine's Dinner Ideas: steak, pasta, salmon and seafood. You can make the best romantic Valentines dinner for two at home!

Valentine’s dinner ideas with RAVIOLI & PASTA

 

1. Creamy Mushroom Pasta with Tomatoes – Cooking Journey Blog

Creamy mushroom pasta with tomatoes is one of our favorite easy recipes for dinner. Penne pasta is covered with mushroom sauce and tomatoes. This pasta dish is great for special date night at home.

Creamy Mushroom Pasta with Tomatoes, cheese and dill, served on gray plate

2. Beet Heart Ravioli with Ricotta and Thyme – Pina Bresciani

Get extra festive this Valentine’s Day with these ombre heart ravioli! Make one batch of your favorite color, or make them all to create a beautiful plate once cooked.

Beet ravioli

3. Vegan Alfredo Sauce Recipe With Fettuccine – Eat with Clarity

This creamy and flavorful vegan Alfredo sauce is a healthier twist on your favorite pasta dish! Even the pickiest of eaters will love it!

Vegan Fettuccine

4. Creamy Pasta with Scallops and Asparagus – Wednesday Night Cafe

Creamy Pasta with Scallops and Asparagus is the perfect dinner idea for your Valentine’s date night. You will love sweet buttery scallops and tender roast asparagus, served with cheesy pasta.

Creamy Pasta with Scallops and Asparagus

5. Lemony Goat Cheese Spaghetti with Garlic Herb Pangrattato – Frydae

This is a simple pasta dish with creamy goat cheese and bright lemon notes. Topped with rustic pangrattato or bread crumbs that are toasted in melted butter with garlic and herbs. Delicious main or side dish for Valentine’s Day!

Lemony Goat Cheese Spaghetti with Garlic Herb Pangrattato

6. Baked Lobster Ravioli with Lemon Butter Cream Sauce – Delicious Table

Heart shaped lobster ravioli is a romantic dinner idea! You won’t need any boiling pots of water, because these  lobster ravioli are baked in a Lemon Butter Limoncello Cream Sauce.

Baked Lobster Ravioli



7. Shrimp Scampi with Pasta – Crayons and Cravings

This easy shrimp scampi recipe is served over pasta and perfect for Valentine’s Day dinner. The best part is that it takes just 15 minutes from start to finish!

Shrimp Scampi with Pasta

 

Date night dinner ideas with MEAT

 

8. Entrecote à la Bordelaise (Red Wine Sauce Steak) – Cooking Journey Blog

Delicious and exquisite meal for two! Red wine sauce steak with skillet potatoes is a special dinner meal for Valentine’s date night.

Red Wine Sauce Steak, served with red wine

9. Beef and Potatoes – Cooking Journey Blog

Another amazing beef and potatoes idea for dinner! Simple and filling meal for two that is baked in clay pots.

Dinner in two clay pots. Beef and potatoes, covered with cheese and parsey.

10. Pistachio Crusted Lamb Chops with Red Wine Cherries – Running To The Kitchen

Pistachio crusted lamb chops, served with creamy parmesan polenta. The meal becomes fancier with simple and delicious red wine cherry sauce on top.

Pistachio Crusted Lamb Chops with Red Wine Cherries

11. Lamb Curry with Coconut Milk – Lowcarb Africa

This Valentine’s day, enjoy a lovely, romantic dinner of Lamb Curry with Coconut Milk at home with your loved one. This can be made ahead in the instant pot while you chill and enjoy a glass of wine!

Lamb Curry with Coconut Milk

12. Ricotta meatballs with spicy tomato sauce – Everyday Delicious

Melt-in-your-mouth tender ricotta meatballs with spicy and aromatic tomato sauce, served over linguine.

Ricotta meatballs with spicy tomato sauce



13. Steak au Poivre with Fingerling Potatoes – Renee’s Kitchen Adventures

A steak dinner recipe for two that is a restaurant quality meal. Good news that you can have on your table in just about 30 minutes!

Steak au Poivre with Fingerling Potatoes

14. Easy Grilled Venison Backstrap – Bitz’n’Giggles

The best way to prepare venison backstrap is to cook it on the grill for Valentine’s Day. This is such a delicious and flavorful meal with no gamey taste!

Easy Grilled Venison Backstrap

15. Taiwanese Pork Belly Bao (Gua Bao) – Wok And Kin

Authentic Taiwanese pork meal that is tasty and beautiful for your Valentine’s Day party. Juicy pork belly with crunchy pickled mustard greens.

Taiwanese Pork Belly Bao (Gua Bao)

 

16. Pork Tenderloin with Blackberry Bacon Sauce – Urban Bliss Life

Making this elegant Pork Tenderloin with Blackberry Bacon Sauce is surprisingly easy, with impressive results! Makes for a beautiful and delicious Valentine’s Day dinner.

Pork Tenderloin with Blackberry Bacon Sauce

17. Saltimbocca Milanese with White Wine Sage Sauce – Windy City Dinner Fairy

Super crispy Italian cutlets with a white wine sage sauce cooks up in 10 minutes and is sure to impress and the perfect romantic dinner for your sweetheart.

Saltimbocca Milanese with White Wine Sage Sauce

18. Rosemary Grilled Lamb Chops with Mint Apple Sauce – Downshiftology

Flavorful rosemary grilled lamb chops, served with homemade mint apple sauce. Great Valentine’s Day dinner idea!

Rosemary Grilled Lamb Chops with Mint Apple Sauce



Romantic dinner meals with POULTRY

19. Chicken Enchiladas – Cooking Journey Blog

Chicken enchiladas is an easy dinner idea that you can make ahead of time for date night. This is one of the best chicken recipes to serve for Valentine’s Day!

Chicken enchiladas on a plate and enchilada bake in the background

20. Rosemary chicken – Baked chicken thighs – Cooking Journey Blog

Rosemary chicken is tasty and inspiring one pot dinner idea for two. Tender chicken thighs become a special meal, when baked in mandarin orange sauce that gives a sweet and sour taste.

Rosemary chicken is tasty and inspiring one pot dinner to make. Chicken thighs are baked in mandarin orange sauce. Sweet and sour taste of sauce, tender rosemary chicken thighs – this dish is perfect for winter gathering with friends and family. And the color of this mandarin orange sauce is so inviting and festive! Baked chicken thighs with carrots and lemons in mandarin sauce

21. Baked Chicken Gnocchi – Wanderlus And Wellness

This baked chicken gnocchi is sure to please your beloved one! Serve soft potato gnocchi with a rich white wine sauce and chicken thighs for Valentine’s Day.

Baked Chicken Gnocchi

22. Sous Vide Duck Breasts with Quick Orange Chocolate Sauce – Beyond Mere Sustenance

Sous Vide tender and succulent duck breasts in a gorgeous sauce. This dish will wow your fabulous partner for sure! A special meal for two for your Valentine’s Dinner at home.

Sous Vide Duck Breasts with Quick Orange Chocolate Sauce

23. Chocolate Strawberry Chicken and Tortellini – Messy Cutting Board

Chocolate-strawberry dessert turned into more savoury meal that is a perfect date night dish. Fancy dish for a special occasion.

Chocolate Strawberry Chicken and Tortellini

24. Thai Green Chicken Thigh Curry – Whole New Mom

Juicy chicken with a crispy skin is simple, but truly delicious dish for your Valentine’s celebration.

Thai Green Chicken Thigh Curry

25. Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicken – Gonna Want Seconds

This heavenly good chicken dinner will transport your romantic dinner in Florence! It is so rich and filling, it’s perfect for special occasions.

Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicken

Romantic dinner recipes with FISH AND SEAFOOD

 

26. Baked Trout with Asparagus – Cooking Journey Blog

Baked trout with asparagus is low in calories and good for a healthy Valentine’s Dinner.

Roasted trout with asparagus – Baked trout – Fish recipes



27. Date Night Oven Baked Garlic Butter Prawn Risotto – My Kitchen Love

Flavorful romantic dinner idea. Relaxed, delicious and special meal for two.

Date Night Oven Baked Garlic Butter Prawn Risotto

28. Sriracha Glazed Seared Scallops – Peas and Crayons

Seared scallops with homemade Sriracha pan sauce that will be ready under 10 minutes!

Sriracha Glazed Seared Scallops

 

29. Easy Broiled Lobster Tail – What A Girl Eats

This easy broiled lobster tail recipe will turn any meal into an elegant and special dinner for two!

Easy Broiled Lobster Tail

30. Steamed Clams with Garlic Butter- The Art of Food and Wine

Steamed Clams with Garlic Butter are a quick and easy way to your Valentine’s heart! Looks beautiful but takes no time at all.

Steamed Clams with Garlic Butter

31. Salmon en Papillote with Lemon Dill Compound Butter and Gremolata – Sweet Tea and Thyme

Salmon en Papillote is actually a pretty fast and easy recipe that makes a lovely date night meal! Delicious salmon baked with a flavorful lemon dill compound butter. Serving with fresh gremolata makes it more fancy!

Steamed Clams with Garlic Butter

COMFORT FOOD for Valentine’s Day

 

32. Cauliflower Gratin – Cooking Journey Blog

Great spicy dish for Valentine’s dinner. It is easy recipe for two, yet full of flavor. Cheesy cauliflower with vegetables, baked in individual ramekins for no-fuss serving.

Cauliflower casserole in two individual baking dishes on a wooden rack. Cauliflower casserole or cauliflower gratin (cauliflower and cheese bake) is a great spicy dish for the dinner. It is easy and fast dinner recipe, yet full of flavor. Cauliflower and cheese are best partners, with addition of jalapeno to spice it up! There are so many cauliflower casserole recipes, this is a best side dish or a snack during cold winter months to enjoy.



33. Cheesy Hashbrown Casserole – Cooking Journey Blog

Cheesy hashbrown casserole is a perfect dinner main side dish for Valentine’s day. It is a simple and flavorful potato dish for two servings that is ready in 45 minutes.

A spoon with cheesy hashbrown casserole

34. Irish Lobster Mac and Cheese Pie – All Thats Jas

It is one of the Irish-style dishes that you would order in restaurant, but you can make it at home. Ultimate comfort food for Valentine’s date night!

35. Sun Dried Tomato & Parmesan Polenta with Crispy Chickpea – My Millenial Kitchen

This easy, 30 minute meatless entree is full of bold flavors, like parmesan, mushrooms, and sun dried tomatoes! The crunch of the chickpeas along with the creamy polenta will make any date night extra tasty.

Sun Dried Tomato & Parmesan Polenta with Crispy Chickpea

36. Tastes like chicken vegan pot pies – Rhubarbarians

Tastes like chicken vegan pot pie recipe! These individual mushroom and vegetable pot pies is a quick and easy Valentine’s Dinner idea.

Tastes like chicken vegan pot pies

 

What are your plans for Valentine’s Day? We will have a date night at home, and I plan to cook one of these delicious meals. Now it’s time to choose the one. But even after Valentine’s day you can use this dinner meals list to cook delicious food for the special people in your life!



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4 thoughts on “30+ Fabulous Valentine’s Dinner Ideas”

  1. I love this collection of recipes! The Entrecote a la Bordelaise is absolutely stunning! Many others caught my eye. We’ll have to have lots of date nights to try these all at home so I don’t have to pick just one for Valentine’s Day.

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