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Valentine's in Downtown Knoxville

We're celebrating lots of love over feel-good food and decadent desserts in Downtown Knoxville, so grab your partner, your friends, your family, and enjoy noshing on some yummies. This is your guide to all-things Valentine's dining, sweets, and gifts! 


Romantic Dining & Reservations

Downtown Knoxville's gourmet restaurants have the right atmosphere to set the mood for a perfectly romantic dinner. Enjoy prix-fixe menus boasting Valentine's specials at many of your favorite romantic restaurants. Share a special menu at Brass Pearl, enjoy a three course dinner at Frothy Monkey, a special Valentine's dinner at Osteria Stella, or a 6-course dinner at Harvest on Gay St. There are endless options, so scout your favorite and make reservations today! 



Can't-Miss Specials


More than restaurants are getting in on the fun! Call your gals to enjoy scones and champagne at the Galentine's Tea Service at the Tennessean Hotel; unleash your inner artist and celebrate with charcuterie, wine, live music, and painting at Marble City Kitchen's Paint & Sip; plan a Couples Afternoon Tea at Spice & Tea Exchange; cruise the Tennessee River with dinner and dancing from the Volunteer Princess or a lunch or dinner cruise on the Tennessee Riverboat—the options go on and on! And of course, explore all types of chocolates and fancy cocktails made for Valentine's Day.




Sweets to Share With Your Sweetheart


Make Valentine's Day even sweeter with these red-and-pink treats, chocolate candies, and decadent desserts from a variety of bakeries and restaurants in Downtown Knoxville. Discover cookies, cakes, crepes, and chocolate covered strawberries from Ham'n Goodys, Coffee & Chocolate, the French Market Creperie, and Kilwins. Coffees abound too!




Gifts for Your Sweetie


Creative gift ideas are one of the things our local shops do best in Downtown Knoxville, and we "heart" holiday specials like no one else. Giving a unique gift spreads a little love to our local business community too: Downtown's Best Gift Shops.




Fall in love all over again!


Spend Valentine's Day in Downtown Knoxville.