I Heart You
February 13, 2008
Plans for St Valentine's Day dinner
Tomato red ballerinas or post-box red stilettos? Monday night movie or TV sitcoms? Life’s full of decisions. Ones that you usually share with your sweetie. But you’re taking charge of tomorrow evening’s POA cause you know you want to do something truly spesh on V-day.
Our Trendy Seeker-Outer shows you what’s on offer:
Beach-side story at Salt Water Grill: An eight-course menu starts with Champagne and strawberries and offers exotic options like Truffle Risotto, Duck with Black Lentil Ragout and Fig and Green Tomato Crostini. End with sweet nothings. Along with beautiful memories, take home a Polaroid picture and mixed ‘Love Potion’ CD. H20 Water Sports Complex, Chowpatty, Marine Drive; Tel: 23685485. You’ll spend: Rs 8,000 or Rs 12,000 for a private beach table.
Creative coupling at Henry Tham’s: A five-course Oriental meal prepared with aphrodisiac ingredients. Feast on everything from Chilean Seabass to Tempura Tofu. Get adventurous with their chocolate-coated strawberries on your way home. Dhanraj Mahal, Apollo Bunder, Colaba; Tel: 22023186/22848214. You’ll spend: Rs 4,000.
Mischief on the menu at Zenzi: A naughty-sounding four-course dinner includes Love Bites (welcome snacks), Four Play (assorted appetisers), scrumptious main course and dessert platter, served with a glass of wine or specially created Valentine shots called Libidos. 183 Waterfield Road, Bandra (W); Tel: 266430670/1/2. You’ll spend: Rs 3,200.
DIY for your darling at The Banyan Tree: If he loves his pasta, whip up a special something for him at the special live counter (or is it love counter?!) with Chef Amish’s guidance. Krishna Worli Sagar CHS, Ground Floor, JN Palkar Marg, Worli; Tel: 64527222. You’ll spend: Rs 1,000.