Valentine’s Day 2022

By: Tabitha Armstrong | 02.04.22

Chocolates and roses for valentines dayThis Valentine’s Day is shaping up to be more like those of the past – filled with wonderful food, fun cocktails, unique dining experiences, and many options to choose from.

Our local restaurants have been working hard to plan fantastic menus and specials to make this Valentine’s Weekend memorable. So browse our list of events below, and get your reservations made early!

We’ve reached out to every restaurant on our list – so check back througout the week for updates!

Restaurants are listed in Alphabetical order under the country and town they are located in.

Click on Restaurant Names for phone numbers and more information.


Caledonia County

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Mooselook: Offering a weekend full of specials for Valentine’s. Reservations recommended.



Bentley’s Bakery: We are making cookie kits for Valentine’s! Call and pre order them 684-3385.

Goodfellas: Enjoy a Prime Rib specials all weekend, in addition to many other specials being prepared for those special Valentine’s Weekend Date Nights – call for reservations. 


East Burke

Orange Rind / Vermont Foodie Stand – Open regular Monday Hours.


Scale House: Live Music from the Jaded Ravins and a list of specials and cocktails to enjoy!
Starters: Clam Chowder, Vegetarian Chili, Strawberry Salad, Tandoori grilled shrimp and scallops, and Salmon cakes.
Entrees Include: Strawberry Alfredo with choice of protein, Prime Rib, Seaood mix grill, or Butternut squash gnocchi.
Desserts: Strawberries with hot fudge, Maple bacon cupcakes, Creme anglaise with resh berries, and a Flourless chocolate cake with raspberry sauce.
Make your reservations soon.

Open on Valentine’s Day from 6 a.m. – 4 p.m. and will be ofering themed specials breakfast and lunch.



Juniper’s: Open or special Monday night hours this Valentine’s Day. Chef specials complimented by specialty cocktails and desserts. Book your reservations.


Saint Johnsbury

Central Cafe: Open for regular Monday night hours with dinner specials. Call for reservations

Kingdom Taproom / Table:  Offering weekend specials – menu to be announced soon.

Salt Bistro: Treat that special someone you love with a fabulous 5 course, all inclusive prix fixe dinner. $100 per person, all 5 courses and 1 beverage included. First seating is at 5 p.m., last seating is at 7:30 p.m. This is a reservation required event. Menu to be announced soon.



Essex County

Valentine's Day Brunch-Vermont Restaurants


Brighton/Island Pond

Hobos: Regular Monday morning hours – treat your Valentine to a special breakfast!

Check Back Soon – Waiting to hear from restaurants!


Orleans County 

stawberries for Valentines day



Parson’s Pub and Grill: Offering 2 special dinner nights or a brunch to celebrate with your love! Check out their Pre-Fixe Menu on Saturday, Feb. 12 and Monday, Feb. 14. Or try Sunday Brunch on Feb. 13th. There will be A La Carte items on Saturday as well, and for Sunday Brunch. Stay tuned for more details.

Barton Baking Company: Call to order a special treat for your sweetheart!


Tavern on The Hill: Open or regular Monday business hours.

Vermont Pie and Pasta:  From Feb. 8 – 12 enjoy Valentine’s Day Specials. Make Valentine’s fit your schedule. They have partnered with Kingdom Floral Designs to deliver flowers or specialty gift baskets to the restaurant for your convenience. Reservations appreciated.

Derby Line

Derby Line Village Inn: The Derby Line Village Inn will be open on Monday, eb. 14th! Dinner service starts at 5:00 p.m. till close. Serving specials that will fit a romantic dinner perfectly.



Chef NadavPlace your order by Wed. Feb 9th for a Friday, Feb. 12th delivery of a unique meal you and your Valentine won’t soon forget! If you are looking to stay home, avoid the crowds, have some alone time, but yet still want a special meal – then let Chef Nadav bring you something spectacular. His menu will be out on Monday, Feb. 7 – Order before 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 9, and he will deliver it to your door on Friday, Feb. 11.



Dusit Thai – Open for Indoor dining on Mondays, and will have a few Valentine’s Specials. Reservations recommended. 

East Side Restaurant: Live music and delicious food this Valentine’s Day with the East Side. On Feb. 12th Chris Nicotera will play from 5-8 p.m. or a Saturday night treat. Or, on the 14th see Mark Violette from 5-8 p.m. Enjoy weekend specials and Valentine’s treats. Reservations recommended. 

Hillmer’s On Main: Celebrating both their anniversary and Valentine’s day! On Saturday, February 12 join them for their anniversary with a breakfast and lunch buffet – $12.99 for adults and $8.99 for kids 10 and under. 

Or grab a spot or the Valentine’s Day Cooking Class with Chef Travis. He will teach you to make cheesecake stuffed strawberries, thumbprint cookies, churro bites, carmels, bacon wrapped scallops and sweet and sour meatballs. $25 per person. Class starts at 4:30 p.m. and you get to take home lots of food – perfect or a V-Day date night!

Call and reserve your spots or the buffet and/or the class – there are limited spots!

Lago: Staying open on Sunday, Feb. 13 and Mon. Feb 14 with specials or Valentine’s Weekend and Valentine’s Day. Stay tuned for more details. Make your reservations early!

Main Street Dugout – Open regular Monday hours.

Warehouse – Staying open for Monday, Feb. 14th for a V-day dinner. More details to come, reserve early.


Newport Center

Rustico – Details coming soon