Love is in the Air in Downtown Wilmington

Posted Feb 14th, 2020 in Weekend Wish List

Love is in the air this weekend and several Downtown Wilmington restaurants are ready for your romantic rendezvous.

Marina Grill
Enjoy a Valentine's Day dinner for two while watching the sunset over the Cape Fear River. The special four-course dinner is served from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14 and costs $80 per couple.

Call for reservations – (910) 769-7974. A regular menu is also available.


Dram + Morsel
This popular restaurant in the old Roudabush building is almost fully booked but there are a-la-carte options served at the bar or the big communal table! These specials will be available Friday and Saturday!

Reserve your table online here


Circa 1922
Experience timeless dining at one of Wilmington’s oldest restaurants. Established 20 years ago, Circa 1922 is offering a sumptuous Valentine’s menu with dishes created mostly from local ingredients. The special, four-course menu costs $55 per person.

Call (910) 762-1922 for reservations.
Read more about Circa 1922 here.


Ruth’s Chris Steak House
Indulge in a three-course dinner for two on a table dusted with rose petals this Valentine's Day. Open at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 14th.

Call (910) 343-1818 to make a reservation.


Come celebrate Valentine's Day at Savorez! "Let no one who loves be unhappy...even love unreturned has its rainbow." - W. Shakespeare.

Call and make your reservation soon! (910) 833-8894.

Read more about Savorez here.


Planning to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved ones this weekend? Tarantelli’s has you covered! Because Friday is fully booked, Tarantelli’s is extending its Valentine’s Day specials through Sunday, Feb. 16th so you can celebrate all weekend!

Reservations only on Saturday, February 15th (910) 763-3806.

Read more about Tarantelli's here.

The Basics
Bring your loved one here for an exciting $35 per person prix-fixe menu.

Or, you can up your ante and opt for the $55 per person menu that includes some really unique and special wines.

Reservations are available through the website or call (910) 343-1050.

Read more about The Basics here.

The George on the Riverwalk
Although the indoor seating is fully booked, tables are available outside on the deck on a first-come-first-served basis. The George’s four-course dinner for two costs $100 and the staff is ready to spread some love your way!

Visit for more details.

Read more about The George here.


Dram Yard
For all the single ladies who don’t have plans for Valentine’s Day, Dram Yard has the solution for you. Gather up some friends and enjoy a feast.

The $65 per person, five-course, prix-fixe menu includes a glass of champagne.

Reservations can be made through Yelp:


If you’re looking for the perfect date night dinner this Valentine’s Day, Rumcow has you covered.

Indulge with a candle-lit, four-course dinner and specialty cocktails.

Call (910) 769-4659 for reservations!


Steam Restaurant
Take in the view of the Cape Fear River while you enjoy a $99 four-course dinner for two and then wrap up your romantic evening with a cocktail on the rooftop at Cloud 9.

Call (910) 726-9226 to make your reservation. Read more about Steam Restaurant here.

These are just some of the specials happening downtown this weekend. Be sure to check with your favorite eatery to see if they have anything extra special for you to enjoy.