10 Romantic Valentine’s Day Date Night Ideas in KC
If you’re ready to dial up the romance this Valentine’s Day, we have a range of cute Valentine’s Day ideas in Kansas City for a wonderful night out! From American fare to French and Italian fine dining, you’re sure to find a lovey-dovey destination for you and your Valentine.
Café Provence, Prairie Village
With an office at the Shops of Prairie Village, we’re so lucky to be just a stone’s throw from the café Good Housekeeping calls the most romantic restaurant in Kansas. You’ll feel like you’ve escaped to an intimate Parisian bistro in this family-owned establishment serving a magnificent array of classic cuisine française. Be sure to book early if you’d like to add French flair to your Valentine’s Day date night at this OpenTable Top 100 institution.
The Rockhill Grille, Downtown Kansas City and Leawood
Known for its beautiful interiors, exceptional food and professional service, The Rockhill Grille is an excellent choice for a romantic Valentine’s Day date night meal, no matter which location you choose. At the original Crossroads outpost, enjoy incredible skyline views in the renovated upstairs dining room, while the new Leawood location offers sleek booth seating surrounding a contemporary bar.
Corvino, Kansas City
Offering a supper club and tasting room in one, Corvino has been racking up culinary awards for years, including being named the No. 1 restaurant in 2022 by Kansas City Magazine. The supper club’s dramatic contemporary interiors accompany a modern American menu and award-winning cocktails. Elevate your Valentine’s Day experience with a multi-course chef’s menu in the intimate tasting room.
Farina, Kansas City
Led by Michael Smith, one of Kansas City’s first James Beard Award-winning chefs, Farina offers a memorably romantic dining experience highlighted by hand-crafted Italian food and a Wine Spectator-recognized wine list in an effortlessly chic environment.
Rye, Kansas City and Leawood
Relaxed yet refined, Rye’s Leawood and Country Club Plaza locations offer an outstanding menu of classic American food thoughtfully presented in an urban farmhouse setting. If comfort food is your Valentine’s Day dinner vibe, Rye is the restaurant you’re looking for. Rye is also offering Valentine’s Day bakery pre-orders at their Leawood outpost, making it easy to grab some homemade sweets for your sweetheart.
Garozzo’s, Kansas City and Overland Park
Nothing says classic Italian ristorante like Garozzo’s, Kansas City’s longtime favorite for antipasti, pesce and pasta. Tuck into a dark booth or table surrounded by black-and-white photographs for a cozy Valentine’s dinner that won’t disappoint.
Gram & Dun, Kansas City
The ideal Valentine’s Day dinner spot for indoor and outdoor diners, Gram & Dun’s Country Club Plaza location features dozens of tables inside under vaulted beamed ceilings and outside along tall trees and fire pits. While the décor is a feast for the eyes, the food is a feast for the stomach with a wide-ranging menu of specialties. It’s the a lovely low-key locale for date nights any time of year.
Brown & Loe, Kansas City
Nestled in the historic City Market, Brown & Loe takes a modern approach to old-school fine dining with an emphasis on fresh local ingredients and upscale comfort food. Pair a magnificent menu with the handsome architecture of the original Merchant’s Bank Building, and you have the perfect recipe for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner out on the town.
Waldo Thai, Kansas City
Voted Kansas City’s best Thai restaurant, Waldo Thai delivers inspired, homestyle Northern Thai cuisine. Diners praise the warm, welcoming service as much as they do the craft cocktails and Thai food favorites, including roasted duck sticky rice, crispy pork belly and tiger cry beef. Book soon to secure your spot for the pre-fixe dinner prepared by their executive chef and enjoy a unique and romantic Valentine’s Day dinner night out!
BRKTHROUGH, Overland Park
So, what if a sit-down dinner isn’t your Valentine’s Day vibe? Don’t worry, we’ve got you! Head to Overland Park’s BRKTHROUGH to discover the 22,000-square-foot social gaming destination. Assemble your team of two to four people and tackle a series of 35 game rooms that challenge your physical and mental prowess. Top teams rack up points on the leaderboard to earn Valentine’s Day bragging rights. The on-site dining room offers elevated pub food specialties and a massive selection of beer and wine for an awesome Valentine’s Day date night experience.
We hope you find the perfect activity for you and your love this Valentine’s Day. Should your romantic date night conversation turn to cohabitating or upsizing your home, we’d love to help you take the next step. Please be in touch.