Treat your Valentine to a special date on High Street Armadale. Check out our complete guide for the best restaurants to take your significant other this Valentine’s Day.
Le Plonc – For a Date at Dusk
Located in a 107-year-old building that originally started its life as a theatre, Le Plonc offers a venue like no other on High Street. Featuring black stained timber floors, ombre walls and exquisite furniture from neighbouring furniture store James Said, the interior alone is enough to impress any Valentine. This luxurious intimate bar offers a highly curated wine list along with thoughtfully designed dishes to create a menu that piques all your senses. Treat yourself and your Valentine to their special Valentine’s Day Menu featuring nine decadent dishes including Kingfish Crudo, Beef Carpaccio, Tuna Tartare and Chocolate Fondant. Add a Cheese & Wine Pairing for an extra special experience.
Contact: (03) 9099 0555
Valentine’s Day Opening Hours: 12pm – 3pm & 5pm – 11pm
Wine 1160 – For a Neighbourhood Date Night
Feel right at home at Wine 1160, the wine bar with no bar. When Prabir Majumdar opened Wine 1160 he wanted people to feel like they have stepped inside the doors of someone’s home with no separation between staff and customers. This neighbourhood wine bar is the ideal romantic homely Valentine’s setting, offering a compelling wine list, well executed food and excellent staff. This Valentine’s Day Wine 1160 is offering a $79 menu from 6pm featuring an Amuse Bouche of Oysters and Prosecco, a choice of Yellowfin Tuna or Fried Zucchini flowers for Entrée, Lamb Rump or Potato Gnocchi for main and Dark Chocolate Mouse or Sorbet to finish.
Contact: (03) 9191 7884
Valentine’s Day Opening Hours: 2pm - close
Bouzy - For a Date with Parisian Vibes
Bouzy Bar À Vins, influenced by the quintessential Parisian wine bars found on most corners of ‘Gay Paree,’ is one of Armadale’s most idyllic Valentine’s settings. Situated at the mouth of Kings Arcade with heated outdoor/indoor seating, the menu offers a collection of French classics and a selection of wines. Bouzy is the perfect spot for couples to experience a taste of Paris right in the heart of Armadale. And if that isn’t enough, this Valentine’s Day they have added two exclusive dishes to their menu, the classic Prawn Cocktail served with King prawns, cucumber, melon, tarragon mayo & lemon and a Dark Chocolate Delice served with a raspberry sorbet and macadamia nuts.
Contact: (03) 9500 9546
Valentine’s Day Opening Hours: 5pm ‘til late
Zia Rina – For a Rustic Italian Romance
Zia Rina ran by Neptune Wine Bar’s former head chef Danny Natoli and Tokyo Tina’s Adrian Li offers a modern take on traditional Italian and Sicilian dishes with an Asian accent. Step inside and feel previous owner Rina D’Alessandro’s spirit come alive in this dimly lit rustic 26 seat neighbourhood venue. The perfect space to experience some real Italian romance.
Valentine’s Day Opening Hours: 12pm – 3pm & 6pm ‘til late
AJ717 – For a Lowkey Date Night
Valentine’s doesn’t always have to be razzle and dazzle. If you’re planning something romantic but low key, then a date night over delicious authentic Italian food at AJ717 is your shout. AJ717 is known for delicious pizzas cooked in a wood fired oven, and with an outdoor seating area draped in fairy lights, it’s the ideal location for those wanting an understated yet romantic night.
Contact: (03) 9500 0006
Amaru - For a Sophisticated & Intimate Date Night
Amaru, owned by previous Head Sous Chef of Vue de Monde Clinton McIver, is a beautifully designed 34 seat restaurant set in a sleek and intimate space. Offering a tasting menu of inspired contemporary Australian cuisine designed to evoke the senses and challenge the imagination along the way, it’s sure to be a memorable Valentine’s Day destination.
Contact: (03) 9822 0144
Valentine’s Day Opening Hours: 12pm – 3pm & 6pm – 11.30pm
Sozai – For a Family Friendly Night
For those looking for a more leisurely family friendly dining experience this Valentine’s Day, Sozai offers the best warm, welcoming and relaxed setting. Order from the kitchen or sushi bar and bring your own wine or enjoy a small selection from their menu.
Contact: (03) 9824 8200
Valentine’s Day Opening Hours: 12pm – 9pm