Bet You Didn't Know Elmhurst Was So Romantic
Dinner for two, flowers, massage, candles; Elmhurst has all you need for a fabulous Valentine's Day holiday.
It's almost Valentine's Day, but there is still time to make plans for a lovely dinner in town or pick up an amazing gift for your sweetie. Here are just a few ideas. Check our directory for more restaurants, bakeries, shops and services.
Don't Forget the Reservations
There are many romantic spots in town that are perfect for a quiet dinner for two. Here are just a few:
100 South Chop House, 100 S. York Road, (630) 782-9091
Steaks, seafood, chops and live piano music at this hip, swanky supperclub.
Francesca's Amici, 174 N. York Road, (630) 279-7970
Rustic and romantic dining room, robust Northern Italian cuisine. Cozy and intimate.
Roberto's Ristorante, 483 Spring Road, (630) 279-8486
An Elmhurst favorite. Warm, relaxed ambiance, homemade pastas, sauces and desserts. True love.
Angelo's, 247 N. York Road, (630) 833-2400
Antipasto, wood-oven pizzas, pastas, seafood—or why not try the family style dinners? Amoré!
Café Amano, 105 S. York Road, (630) 279-9333
$4 martinis all night, starting at 4 p.m., and an unique selection of pasta, salads, chicken dishes, seafood, beef and lamb make a trip to this modern European cafe worthwhile.
Flight Wine House, 112 W. Park St., 630-758-0808
All the single ladies will be at Flight for a Ladies Night Out, featuring cool cocktail specials like $7 pear blossom martinis, Breezy Eezies and Magnolia Blossoms.
Wok 'n' Fire, 108 E. Schiller, (630) 993-0888
Sushi and stir fry specialties all washed down with a plum wine, Saki or mai tai.
Still need a gift?
Massage Envy, 197 S. Route 83, (630) 959-5056
How about the gift of relaxation? A one-hour introductory massage is $39, an introductory one hour facial is $49. Ahhhhh.
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, 156 N. York Road, (630) 834-2005 and Fannie May, 116 N. York Road, (630) 279-0018.
Can you say, chocolate-covered strawberries? For two? Nothing says Valentine's Day like chocolate.
Sue's Hallmark, 197 E. Butterfield, (630) 832-0036
Trinkets, cards, stationery, candles and lots of expressions of love.
Effigy Salon, 112 W. Park Ave., (630) 758-0101
Receive a free travel size Wella Firm Stay Hairspray with a $25 gift card purchase, or a free travel size Wella enriched shampoo and conditioner with a $50 gift card purchase while supplies last.
And, for flowers:
What are you doing for Valentine's Day this year? Tell us in the comments.