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Valentine's Day in Downtown Knoxville

Food & Drink

We're celebrating lots of love over feel-good food and decadent desserts in Downtown Knoxville from February 1-14, 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! 


Dining In & Reservations

Downtown'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 J.C. Holdway, Fin-Two, Lonesome Dove, Kefi, and Vida. Cozy up over homemade pasta at Emilia. Scout out Knoxville's most romantic restaurants and make your reservations now. 



Can't-Miss Specials


Restaurants are getting creative to help you celebrate the weekend. Call your gals to enjoy scones and champagne at the Galentine's Tea Service at the Tennessean Hotel. Cruise the Tennessee River with dinner and dancing from the Volunteer Princess or the Tennessee Riverboat. Explore all types of chocolates and fancy cocktails.




Sweets to Share With Your Sweetheart


Make Valentine's Weekend sweeter with these red-and-pink treats and chocolate candies from a variety of bakeries and restaurants. Order sweets from Ham'n Goodys, Coffee & Chocolate, and the French Market Creperie, plus chocolate covered strawberries from Kilwins




Gifts for Your Sweetie


Creative gift ideas are one of the things we do best in Downtown Knoxville, and we heart holiday specials like no one else. Giving a local 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.