It’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow, what better place is there than Lanzarote to remind your special one how much you love them. As you might expect there are a few events to mark the occasion……
The tourist board in Puerto del Carmen have organised a photographer to be on the Avenida de Las Playas at 12:00 by the “Los Candados del Amor” which is where the love locks are situated in front of Café del Carmen. At 16:30 the photographer will be on the beach by the shopping centre C.C. Arena Dorada and a Valentine’s Day Concert will be held at 18:30.
PicNic Lanzarote have created a special strawberry merengue to share with your loved on for Valentine’s Day.
Catlanza have organised a special adult only boat excursion from Puerto Calero to Papagayo for lunch on Valentine’s Day including champagne cocktails, strawberries and chocolate for all the romantics on board. Book Now
The tourist board in Teguise invite you to their tourist information office in the resort of Costa Teguise for a glass of cava to celebrate San Valentín with the theme “Costa Teguise enamora”. Glasses of cava will be served from the office situated by Pueblo Marinero on Avenida Islas Canarias from 09:00.
A special concert will be held at the Convento Santo Domingo in La Villa de Teguise in conjunction with Christian Honerkamp’s exhibtion “Corazones”. Désirée Dorado (Voice) and Gianni Andreola (Piano & Voice) will be playing in concert at 20:00. Tickets €5 including a welcome drink.
If you’d like to celebrate Valentine’s Day with an evening meal then the following restaurants have prepared special menus.
Castillo de San José
The restaurant at this castle in Arrecife overlooking the harbour will be greeting couples with a welcome drink and red rose for Valentine’s Day. This special menu costs €35 per person and includes mineral water, Malvasía wine from Lanzarote, coffee and a chupito. Romantic violin and clarinet music will accompany the meal.
Perlas de plátano y canapés de queso con dulce de membrillo, de una Ensalada de mariscos con tartar de aguacate y frutas tropicales
Salmón fresco a la sidra con verduritas de temporada como segundo
Semifrío de fresas canarias
Please book in advance before 14:00 on the 14th by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 928 80 15 00 ext 120 / 123.
Grillen Bar & Grill
This popular restaurant in Tinajo has prepared the following Valentine’s Menu priced at €24.95 per person.
Shot of Bloody Mary (or Virgin of course! )with a tapita of spicy mussel
Sauteed prawns with sesame seeds served on bed of beetroot carpaccio with a zesty pink yoghurt dressing
Fillet of salmon marinated with miso and served with grapefruit, avocado and pomegranate salad
Strawberry mascarpone triffle
Chupito de bloody mary con mejillon picante
Langostinos salteados con semilla de sesamo sobre carpaccio de remolacha y aliño rosa de yogur
Filete de salmon marinado al miso con ensalada de pomelo,aguacate y granada
Triffle de fresa y mascarpone.
Please visit their website www.grillen.es or telephone 619 239 095 to book your table.
Enjoy a romantic Valentine’s meal at Clancys in the old town of Puerto del Carmen, the following menu is priced at €19.95 per person and includes entertainment from Tommy Hefferman & Clint Duffy.
Clancy’s Home Made Country Pate
Chicken Liver Pate with a Hint of Fresh Orange & Port, with Fresh Herbs Wrapped in Smoked Streaky Bacon
Served with Warm Melba Toast & Butter
Prawn Bisque Soup
Fresh Atlantic Pawns in a creamy base with a hint of dry sherry
Served With a Crusty Roll & Butter
Locally Cured Smoked Salmon
Rolled & Stuffed with Chive Cream Cheese,
Served with Gherkins, Capers Melba Toast & Butter
Breast of Chicken
Fresh breast of chicken from the grill With A Leek & Bacon Cream Sauce
Served With Champ Potatoes, Asparagus & Fresh Carrots
Medallions of Pork Fillet
Succulent Choice cuts of pork
Served With a Mustard Cream Sauce, New Potatoes & Seasonal Veg
Prime Fillet Steak
Served With a Mushroom or Peppercorn Sauce, New Potatoes & Seasonal Veg
Fresh Strawberries & Cream
A Rich Dessert of Sweetened Blueberry’s, Cream & Greek Style Yoghurt
Triple Baileys Cheesecake
Served With Cream
Bread & Butter Pudding
Smothered with Vanilla Custard
Telephone 928 511 226 to reserve your table.
Hotel Costa Calero have a special weekend event for San Valentín called “Noche de Estrellas en el Spa”. It costs €50 per couple if you book before the 14th. Enjoy a circuit of the spa from 21:00 to 01:00 with aperitifs, sanwiches, tortilla, small pastries, fruit, cava and fruit juice.
You can also enjoy a circuit of the spa with a buffet lunch in the middle of the day for €25 per person throughout the month of February.