Whether you are in a relationship or not, there are plenty of places to celebrate Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Regardless of what couples or singles choose to do, Milwaukee is definitely a place packed full of fun on the sweetest day of the year.
If its your goal to revive, rekindle or begin a new relationship, Milwaukee is home to hundreds of authentic romantic restaurants, cafe’s and bistros, along with a slew of cool venues to check out.
Here is a short list of things to consider.
The Buffet at Potawatomi Bingo Casino
1721 W. Canal St., (414) 645-6888then
If going to a casino is your thing, then the Buffet at Potawatomi Bingo Casino may be an option for lovebirds. The Buffet is offering a special Valentine’s Day meal for $29 ($27 with Firekeeper’s Club card) from 4 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 14 only. They will be offering carved prime rib, stuffed pork loin, oysters, shrimp scampi, glazed duck and other treats. Dinner also includes a champagne toast.
Crosstown Harmony Chorus
Here is a chance to give a Valentine that will never be forgotten. Call the Crosstown Harmony Chorus team and reserve a quartet from the award-winning group as a singing telegram for your special someone. Cost ranges from $40-$55. Call (262) 366-0272 or email [email protected]
316 N. Milwaukee St., (414) 291-2655
This unique cafe is home of two talented and experienced chefs Nick Burki and Chris Hatleli. In 2009, both chefs were chosen to prepare Valentine’s Day dinner at the infamous James Beard House in New York City. The Coquette Cafe is offering a special three-course menu complete with a glass of champagne for $50. Calling ahead to make reservations is highly recommended.
Daniel M. Soref Planetarium
800 W. Wells St., (414) 319-4629
Step into the Daniel M. Soref Planetarium and experience an out-of-this-world date complete with a romantic tour of the universe. A rose and chocolates will be given to each couple after completing the tour. The shows are on the evenings of Feb. 14 through Feb. 16. Cost is $20, and reservations are highly recommended.
411 E. Mason St., (414) 272-1937
Embark on Capone’s Valentine Feast while visiting the Hotel Metro located in the Third Ward. The feast comes with all the class of Chicago gangsters, but with none of the senseless violence. Enjoy trendy offerings like Slaughter House Five and Bugsy’s Chicken Pistachio. A la carte choices are available, or design your own four-course feast for $175 per couple. Stay the night by purchasing the “Just the Two of Us” hotel package.