Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and you may be starting the process of making plans for the special day. The right atmosphere and a delicious meal are bound to make it a night to remember. Choose from the following list of local Indiana spots to make your 2019 Valentine’s Day the best one yet!
191 N Main Street, Roanoke, IN 46783
Known as Indiana’s “Farm to Fork” destination, the Joseph Decuis experience is a well thought out family tradition. Each meal is derived directly from the Joseph Decuis farm. The restaurant has six dining rooms to choose from including the exhibition dining room and the conservatory. Voted the best restaurant in Indiana and ranked in the top 50 restaurants in the country, your dining experience will be the ultimate romantic date.
1505 S Piazza Drive, Bloomington, IN 47401
Another farm to table option, C3 Bloomington offers hand-crafted cocktails and a neighborly smile with every service. On top of impeccable service, C3 also offers several live music events and others including wine and scotch tastings. Be sure to drop in and request the chef’s special, prepared daily.
Mama Carolla’s Old Italian Restaurant
1031 E 54th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46205
Voted the 2018 Best Local Italian Restaurant by the Indianapolis Star and NUVO, Mama Carolla’s is Indianapolis’ destination for authentic Italian food. Mama Carolla’s was created with love with almost 20 years of preparation leading up to its grand opening. Try Mama’s Favorite, the Veal Medallions, or enjoy any dish on the menu as a gluten free option.
Vera Mae’s Bistro
209 S Walnut Street, Muncie, IN 47305
Wander through this bistro and find the walls decorated with Midwestern history, including a photo of David Letterman enjoying a meal at Vera Mae’s. Featuring a menu that changes with the season, Vera Mae’s offers a wide selection of dishes to choose from including daily specials. Currently, the bistro is offering a special event on the first Thursday night of each month – Cajun Night!
100 W North Street, Greenfield, IN 46140
If the outside of building alone doesn’t ‘wow’ you enough, take a look inside and find the two intimate dining settings including the garden patio. The menu features several luxurious options including cedar plank salmon, crab stuffed shrimp, and bacon wrapped filet mignon.
Stables Steak House
939 Poplar Street, Terre Haute, IN 47807
Originally housing the delivery horses for the Terre Haute Brewing Company in 1890, Stables Steakhouse is now a romantic, historic dining experience. Choose from amaretto glazed chicken breast or the lobster tail and finish the night with crème brûlée.
Duneland Beach Inn
3311 Pottawattomie Trail, Michigan City, IN 46360
While beachside dining may not be ideal for this lovely Indiana winter, the Duneland Beach Inn offers 3 indoor dining areas that include cozy settings complete with fireplaces. Snuggle up with your date and a glass of wine and enjoy the Inn’s eclectic menu that features steaks, chops, and fish or classic comfort food like ribs or fried chicken.
Tippecanoe Place Restaurant
620 W Washington Street, South Bend, IN 46601
Located inside the Tippecanoe Mansion, built in 1886, this restaurant features the ideal ambiance for a romantic date or even a wedding. Indulge with the menu that includes duck, prime rib, and lobster. Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Tippecanoe Place Restaurant offers a “Sweetheart Menu” that includes dinner for two for $100.
Spend your special, romantic night while supporting an Indiana local business. Decide which cuisine you would like to indulge in. We hope you have a night to remember and a meal to rave about for years to come!