• Stuck on what to do this Valentine’s Day?

    Here are a few fun date ideas to spoil your loved one with this Valentine’s Day.

    Romantic sunset picnics at Spier

    Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Spier with a romantic picnic next to the Eerste River. Collect your basket filled with delicious farm-fresh food and settle down for a feast while you enjoy the sounds of romantic live music played from across the bank.

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    Local singer/songwriter Luh’ra, with the help of her golden guitar, will provide tranquil melodies during the evening. Expect indie soul with a deep emotional feel. While the music plays from the stage across the river, you and your special someone will enjoy a brimming picnic basket at the beautiful Riverside Picnic Area, and a complimentary bottle of Spier Cap Classique Brut Rosè (it’s our pleasure). Vegetarian and vegan options are also available.

    When February 14, 2023
    Time 06:30pm – 08:30pm
    Place Spier Riverside picnic area
    Cost R950 picnic for two

    Valentine’s picnic menu:

    • Vadas baguette with white bean hummus and butter
    • Cheese selection with preserves and lavash
    • Farmer Angus Roast Beef with pickles
    • Roast Spier Food Garden veggie salad with herb pesto
    • Spier Food Garden tomato salad with feta and basil
    • Chicken drumstick with harissa dressing
    • Country pâté with a baby salad
    • Dark chocolate mousse with Chantilly crème and chocolate shavings
    • Spier Cap Classique Brut Rosé, deliciously chilled.

    Bookings are essential. To secure your spot, book here.

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    Celebrate Valentine’s Day with music at Le Parc by tashas

    Le Parc by tashas is inviting visitors to their Paris-inspired store to experience the annual celebration of love with a specially-curated Spotify playlist. Created by Vasilis Tsokas, entertainment director for the group, the list is a compilation of bohemian, nostalgic French songs.

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    To get the playlist, visit Le Parc on Valentine’s Day, and you’ll receive a Spotify code for the playlist with your bill. To access, search on the Spotify app and scan the code with your camera on your smart phone. It will take you directly to the exclusive playlist.

    Le Parc is a one-of-a-kind food and retail emporium, as the first of Tashas Group’s international format stores in the country, Le Parc by tashas bridges the gap in the local South African portfolio of brands. Le Parc by tashas is open Monday to Saturday for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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    Valentine’s Day at Boschendal

    Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to show your loved one just how much they mean to you. Enjoy an outdoor picnic with a delicious farm-fresh food basket and a bottle of our award-winning wine or indulge in a three-course dinner at our renowned The Werf restaurant.

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    Both experiences provide the ideal setting for couples to celebrate and create lasting memories together.


    • When: 14 February 2023
    • Time: 12h00 – 17h00
    • Cost: Picnic for 2 at R850 per couple | Single Basket at R425.00 (Including a glass of Boschendal Brut Rose)

    The Werf Restaurant

    • When: 14 February 2023
    • Time: 18h00 – 22h00
    • Cost: R625 per person (includes 3-course sharing menu and a bottle of Boschendal Brut Rose)

    Contact [email protected] to make a booking.

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    Retro Romance at Clico Boutique Hotel & Restaurant

    Figuring out how to navigate the Valentine’s Day celebration can be daunting – do you go out for a slap up meal or do you stay in and watch romantic movies over take out? Striking that balance between romance and relaxation is tricky. Not at Clico. Treat your partner to a special gift this Valentine’s Day to let them know how much they mean to you with an overnight stay like no other.

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    Clico Boutique Hotel’s unique Vintage Love Story Package for two will change up your love life in the best way possible. This limited offer gives you and your beloved the best of both worlds. Enjoy and overnight stay including a superb breakfast, plus a candlelit dinner on your balcony, welcome cocktails and canapés, and a romantic turndown service. We’re going retro by screening romantic classics by the pool all night long. What could be more romantic than reliving that bygone era?

    For reservation related queries, please send an email to [email protected], call +27 11 252 3300 or find out more about the Clico Boutique Hotel, Restaurant & Conferencing offering on our website.

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    Valentine’s Day @Sandton Restaurant

    Treat your partner to a decadent three-course dinner for two at @Sandton Restaurant this Valentine’s Day, with a specially created menu that’s bringing all the romance. Priced at R1200 for two or R600 for one person, the menu features three choices for your starter, main and dessert, as well as a complimentary amuse bouche, palate cleanser and welcome drink.

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    Why not pair Lanzerac Rosé with your meal and get 20% off on the bottle of wine? In addition, @Sandton-Kids will be offering childcare services on the evening at a cost of R150 per child, inclusive of their meal.

    To book your seats for dinner on Tuesday, 14 February, email [email protected]

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