LOVE BITES

Royal Orchid Hotels
Celebrate romance this Valentine’s Day, February 14 with a wide variety of buffet offerings and bring some sparkle in the eyes of your loved one from the varied options. Watch the setting of the sun whilst you embrace your special someone with club thumping music with free flowing drinks off a list and starters served on pass arounds at GING from 3pm until 7pm. Free shots for ladies until 4pm. Spoil your special one this Valentine’s Day to a Valentine themed buffet spread with a glass of bubbly wine each and live entertainment at PINXX from 7pm until 10pm. Or enjoy the evening with a “Headphone Party” with drinks and self help starters at THE TERRACE from 8pm until 1am.
Where: Royal Orchid Hotels, Dickenson Road, Near Manipal Centre, Bengaluru.

The Ritz-Carlton‎ Hotel
Enjoy a memorable dining experience outdoors with the soothing caress of Bengaluru’s beautiful evening clime. Mood for the evening will be enhanced further by the soulful strains of a saxophone softly paying in the backdrop. Grill 99, by the poolside is the perfect place to rekindle love along with a specially curated 5 course menu by the chefs. Thoughtfully designed, this menu may be the star of the evening only if the stage is not already taken over by love, as may be the case on Valentine’s Day. Champagne or Wine to further flirt with the senses on this very special occasion. A laid-back meal lovingly spread out by the chefs, will have special moments to remember. The Market will host a specially thought-through dinner Buffet. At The Lantern you can have an Asian inspired dinner specially crafted for the 14th February with 1 bottle of sparkling wine. At Riwaz, Indian regality will be translated into a 4 course gourmet dinner. At BANG, you can have an upbeat evening with cool romantic vibes, photo booth, love-cocktails and 3 DJs – Mark Robinson,Vishnu and Blaque amping up the groove quotient.
Where: The Ritz-Carlton‎ Hotel, Bengaluru.

Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield
Make this Valentine’s Day the best of your life with the handcrafted services by Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield. As the week of love arrives, add personalised dinner dates, amazing gifts and more to make your romance picture-perfect. Let the verses of culinary poetry tantalise your taste buds with artistic Italian recipes complemented with the finest wine awaits you and your loved one at Alto Vino. Let the wooden detailing and marbled floors set the mood for a seamless romantic evening with your beloved. Indulge in a plethora of delectable Italian Classics including Acqua ai funghi, Salmone cotto a bassa temperatura, and Polenta Croccante Cuore di Gorgonzola Dolce. Exciting giveaways await to perfect your day on a sweet note.
Where: Alto Vino, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield, Bengaluru.

JW Marriott Bengaluru
Celebrate a perfect Valentine’s Day at JW Marriott Bengaluru, the premium luxury hotel to enjoy the most romantic Valentine’s dinner like you have never experienced before. Choosing your favourite cuisines to sipping a good glass of wine – the day is all about making each other feel special and loved.  JW Marriot Bengaluru offers eclectic variety of cuisines and menu that is carefully crafted for you to cherish some unforgettable moments with your loved ones and not just that, choose a favourite outlet and get 2 glasses of Pink Bubbly complementary over your romantic dinner. JW Kitchen will have extravagant dinner buffet with delectable dishes, an exclusive Sushi counter, Seafood Bar, Fondue and an elaborate dessert spread. ALBA, authentic Italian restaurant is also all set to give you a spread of flavorsome five-course romantic dinner. Spice Terrace, the Indian specialty poolside restaurant will be offering an exclusive Chef’s choice Indian Menu right under the stars.
Where: JW Kitchen, ALBA, and Spice Terrace at JW Marriott, Bengaluru.

The Leela Palace
Sheer indulgence and romance awaits you and your loved one this Valentine’s day. A specially crafted menu and sparkling wine amidst a perfect setting under the stars with a musician to serenade you.
Where: Poolside, The Leela Palace Bangalore, HAL Old Airport Road, Bengaluru.

Grand Mercure Bangalore
Indulge in an amorous atmosphere and a range of dining experiences this Valentine’s Day at Grand Mercure Bangalore. Celebrate the most romantic day of the year by the poolside at ‘By The Blue’ with your dear one. The special dinner buffet encompasses soups, salads, alcohol, mains and delectable desserts. Signature dishes include Anjeer aur Paneer ki Kofta Curry, Patti Samosa, Fsh crusted with Rose & Gosht Sheek Lehsooni apart from live grills counter. Culminate your meal with scrumptious baked Gulab Jamoon Cheese Cake, Makhaney aur Badam ki Kheer and more. Couples can savor an exquisite dinner menu at the all-day diner, 12th Main, comprising of Gilafi Seekh Kebab, Zucchini & Bell Pepper Stew, Braised Chicken Thigh with Baby Onion, along with live BBQs & grills counters. A glass of wine or beer and customized mocktail will be served as part of this buffet. Choose from luscious desserts like Strawberry Franzipane Cake, Bavarian Cram with Berry Compote, and more.
Where: Grand Mercure Bangalore, 12th Main Rd, Koramangala 3rd Block, Bengaluru,

Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway
Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway has many exciting options for everyone. Serenade your loved one at Feast over an extravagant Valentine’s buffet at the multi-cuisine venue this Valentine’s Day. The all-day dining venue also offers a wide selection of decadent desserts to complement those sweet nothings. While Italian Chef, Chef Alessandro’s culinary magic is sure to transport you to Italy’s flavour, the award-winning Italian venue Bene also brings to you a selection of the finest wines and romantic live saxophone music to make your evening special. If you are looking to indulge in a breezy affair, Persian Terrace, the award-wining venue offers a table d’hôte menu and specially crafted cocktails complimented with romantic saxophone music. Or head to the Pool Bar for a great evening with your Valentine by the poolside. Sway to the sweet symphony by live violinist artist, Madina and indulge in Valentine’s Day special with the finest table d’hôte menu and sparkling wine by the romantic poolside.
Where: Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway.

Smoke House Deli
Smoke House Deli gives an edible ode to romance through its special menu. With the ambience perfectly in tune with the day, Smoke House Deli promises a date to remember. Chef Saurabh has thoughtfully curated a meal to tuck into addictively sinful dishes like the Crusted Prawn with a Double Chilli Dip, Caramelized Fruits Salad with Feta and Orange Wasabi, and a delicious Ragi Fettuccini with Foxtail Millet Sauce and Porcini mushroom. Dive into the main serving the Cajun Spiced Chicken Breast served with a warm Barley Salad. To complement these, the bar chef has coxed up some potent cocktails like the L’Affair, The Midnight Fling, Love Potion 101, Coco-Nuts For You, and Love Triangle. Mocktails like Love at First Sight, Go Bananas and Mango Juliet. No date is ever complete without a dessert, and Smoke House Deli has you covered with the beautifully textured Creamy Chocolate Pudding. This Valentine’s let the food cupid make the effort while you bag the brownie points for choosing the perfect date place.
Where: Smoke House Deli, Lavelle Road and Smoke House Deli, Indiranagar, Bengaluru.

The Pizza Bakery
The restaurant brings to you “Amour” to celebrate Valentine’s Day. There will be Gerard Machado Trio performing live. This Valentines day, The Pizza Bakery brings to you “Amour” an evening that celebrates expressions of love with Gypsy Jazz performances and jewellery giveaways from The Royal Tresor. Diners are in for a fun-filled romantic evening with live music, including events for the young, old, the new and Blue couples! They have something for all their guests Single & Mingled!
Where: The Pizza Bakery, Indiranagar, Bengaluru.

Plaza Premium Lounge
The spring season ushers the festival of love and to celebrate the joyful occasion of Valentine’s Day, Plaza Premium Lounge will be hosting a ‘Valentine Special Buffet’. Nestled amongst the hustle bustle of the airport, Plaza Premium Lounge brings to its guests an array of exquisite and lavish buffet to celebrate the most romantic day of the year even when they are travelling. Travellers can enjoy the day and share the divine feeling of love & care on this Valentine’s Day with their loved ones on the go. Executive Chef Ankit Mangla along with his team of bakery chefs has crafted a special menu of desserts to be displayed at the lounges, both domestic and international.  The Valentine – themed menu comprises of elegant desserts, such as Black Currant Tea Cakes, Paris Brest, Chocolate Eclairs, Oreo Mousse, Fresh Fruit tart etc. Not to forget the special Cinnamon Almond Macaroons and Crème Brulee Cheescake that would surely melt your hearts and make the guests want for more. Enjoy a glass of wine and celebrate this season with Plaza Premium Lounge to indulge into a wonderful Valentine Buffet.
Where: Plaza Premium Lounge, Domestic & International Departures at Delhi, Bangalore and Hyderabad Airports

Lady Baga
This Valentine’s Day surprise your special half with a well-spread five-course meal, a glass of complimentary wine and exciting takeaway goodies only at Lady Baga, Lavelle road.
Where: 24/4, First & Second Floor, 24/4, Opposite Harley Davidson Showroom, Lavelle Road, Bengaluru.

Sanchez Restaurante & Cantina
This Valentine’s Day, Chef Vikas Seth will dish out the perfect recipe for romance at Sanchez Restaurante & Cantina. The special menu features a lip smacking appetiser, an elaborate main course option and a sumptuous dessert. Begin you romantic evening with Fresh Strawberry and Jalapeno Molletitos followed by a spicy Mexican Seafood Soup with prawns, fish, crab, clams and squid with a dash of chipotle chili and epazote. For the mains, choose between Pulled Morita Chicken Enmoladas – morita spiced pulled chicken stuffed in corn tortilla covered with poblano chocolate mole and Vegetable Verde Enmoladas – guajillo and arbol tossed vegetables stuffed in corn tortilla covered with green mole. The dessert, aptly named ‘Sweet Hearts’, is cinnamon dark chocolate mousse loop on short crust pastry with churros bullets and decorated with white and dark chocolate curls and strawberry salad.
Where: Sanchez Restaurante & Cantina, UB City, Bengaluru.

Café Mangii
When it comes to Valentine’s Day, there’s nothing quite like a warm, personal celebration. Café Mangii, the city’s favourite European eatery, has an exceptional day planned for those who care to make it distinct. Café Mangii has curated a special Valentine’s Day 4-course meal for two, with a live performance added for effect! On February 14, Café Mangii will be all ready to celebrate love. The chefs have whipped up an absolutely extraordinary 4-course meal, complete with a Soup/Salad, Appetizers, Main Course and Dessert. If you are planning on making Valentine’s Day special with your loved one, head straight to Café Mangii and hold your breath as a magical time unfolds!
Where: Café Mangii, UB city, Bengaluru.

SodaBottleOpenerwala
Time for mush in the air! SodaBottleOpenerWala brings in Valentine’s day with ‘Love in Cusrow Baug’ – Rustom – Niloo style. This Valentine’s Day SodaBottleOpenerWala brings to you all that you need to sweep your loved one off the feet with charming decor, exclusive cocktails- Romi and Juliet; White Valentine and many more. Also Valentine’s Day special desserts- Coconut and Rose cake, white chocolate and raspberry blondie and more. Live Karaoke music with love songs on the 14th of February to set your mood.
Where: SodaBottleOpenerWala, Plot Number 24/4, Lavelle Road, Opposite Harley Davidson Showroom, Bengaluru

Cafe Felix
Celebrate this joyous day of love at one of Bengaluru’s hottest rooftop destinations with an intricately curated aphrodisiac menu just for the two of you. Celebrate this Valentine’s day at Cafe Felix with your loved one with a well-spread four-course meal as the DJ sets the mood for you and enjoy some of the best Felix special dishes like pan-seared gnocchi, sundried tomato, kalamata olive in parmesan roasted garlic cream, arugula pesto, and desserts.
Where: Cafe Felix, 5th Level, 1 MG Mall, MG Road, Bengaluru.

Yauatcha
Yauatcha, the dim sum teahouse from London has on offer a special menu that celebrates the colour of love which is ‘Red’ along with a glass of complimentary sparkling wine. The colour ‘Red’ is also considered auspicious according to Chinese culture – it’s a symbol of luck, happiness and joy. Come enjoy yourself a merry little meal with drinks with your Valentine as Yauatcha brings to you some of its favourite dishes like Spicy Chicken Dumpling with beetroot skin or the Hargau which is a traditionally steamed prawn dumpling or the classic Truffle Edamame Dumpling. Pair it with beverages like the Tokyo Cooler with lemongrass, raspberry puree, elderflower, peach juice, guava juice or the Lemon Berry Martini with Ketel One Citroen, raspberry, vanilla, lemon and cranberry juice. End your meal on a sweet note with the Red Fruit Fromage Frais made with pistachio biscuit, pistachio sponge, red fruit compote, fromage frais, served with raspberry sorbet or the all time favorite Raspberry Delice which is a raspberry dark chocolate mousse, lychee panacotta insert, hazelnut brownie, raspberry & lychee ripple ice cream.
Where: Yauatcha, Level 5, 1 MG Road Mall, MG Road, 1 MG Road, Bengaluru.

Three dots & a Dash
This Valentines Day, Three dots & a Dash offers a quiet evening with spiritual guru and Professional Tarot card reader- Sonnyaa Singh, who will analyse and predict not just your past but also predict your future with your loved one. While you go on a celestial journey don’t forget to try out Three dots’ special Valentine’s day menu. Celebrate the day of love with delectable food from the specially curated 4-course meal menu. Satiate your tastebuds with the Valentine’s Day main course meal that ranges from Grill ‘n’ Thrill lemon flavour stuffed chicken breast.
Where: Three dots & a Dash

Fabelle
Dedicate a handcrafted Elements (pralines) inspired by the five elements of nature that best describes your loved one. This Valentine Day, celebrate the uniqueness of your relationship with Fabelle’s personalised gifting range – “My Fabelle Box”. The gifting range comprises of specially crafted Elements (pralines), inspired by the five elements of nature – Earth, Air, Water, Wood and Fire. Express your admiration of your loved ones unique nature by gifting them an Element (pralines) which best describes your loved one. Celebrate your partner’s personality traits and cherish the bond of your love. Be it like ‘Earth’ who is nurturing, ‘Air’ who lifts you up, ‘Wood’ who is your pillar of strength or like ‘Water’ who is a life saviour, there is something for everyone alike.
Where: Fabelle, ITC Gardenia, Bengaluru.

Mad Over Donuts
Mad Over Donuts has a special treat in store for all its fans. Simply indulge in limited-edition heart shaped Valentine’s donuts. These donuts will be available till 18th Feb 2018. This Valentine’s Day, pick some delightful festive donuts from Mad Over Donuts, and enjoy the sunset together with your love as you bite into your favorite heart shaped flavour!
Where: All Mad Over Donuts outlets