Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Moscow is filled with many romantic restaurant possibilities. Most of upscale restaurants in town offer a truly memorable Valentine’s Day night out. Looking for a place to spoil your loved one with luxurious night of fine dining in a romantic surrounding? Here are five spots that are sure to appeal to the romantic in all of us.
Tverskoy Boulevard, 3, www.palazzoducale.ru
Palazzo Ducale Restaurant
Venice … What do you imagine when you hear this word? The houses and streets, which seem to grow out of his own reflections on the surface of the water channel, beauty and elegance of the palaces…This unity of romance and luxury can be seen in the restaurant «Palazzo Ducale», which is an embodiment of the same Venetian Doges Palace in St. Mark's Square. Valentine’s Day diners will be treated to a sumptuous set menu that is accompanied by fine wines and romantic music.
Novy Arbat, 24, +7 495 642 72 49
At Indabar, every detail is bewitching. Crossing the threshold of the entrance, you find yourself in an ultra-contemporary Eastern fairy tale. You can enter Indabar only by shaking the hand of Prince Shakyamuni, in whose grasp sits a lotus flower. (The restaurant’s door handle is a sculpture of this shape.) At the entrance guests are also met by an enormous, enigmatic golden Buddha, on whose surface plays the light from the room’s abundant candles. Indabar’s most enchanting detail is the lighting, which directs a delicate play of light and shadow. The hookah bar and two hookah lounges add to the romantic atmosphere of Eastern enchantment. There are also private areas and a dance floor.
Baccarat Crystal Room
Baccarat Crystal Room has been designed by Philippe Starck and it looks more like a crystal palace, then a restaurant. It is a romantic corner in the heart of a big city, a place where you can celebrate very special occasions. Exquisite cuisine and atmosphere at Baccarat will satiate your senses. It’s utterly romantic, the best place to propose.
Seleznevskaya Street, 19/21, +7 495 258 44 03, www.carreblanc.ru
Carre Blanc Restaurant
Carre Blanc situated in a classical mansion, which offers the most romantic getaway settings. It is a space for intimate romantic dining. This refined establishment specializes in French cuisine. The dishes are perfectly crafted, with passion, experience and perfect flavoring. The restaurant is described as luxury dining.
Novy Arbat Street, 36/9, +7 495 690 71 60
The flowing progression of light and beige hues at White Café produces a tranquil harmony and romantic ambience. The wooden bar and vanilla-and-gold armchairs against a background of milky white walls are melodic complements to the interior’s abundant mirrors. White Café is a perfect spot for intimate dinner. The menu includes all the most popular dishes from the cuisines of Europe, Italy, Russia and Asia.