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Fine dining restaurants for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is one of the best excuses to dine out in style – so don’t pass the chance up.

Forget the expense and book you and your loved one into one of the finest restaurants in town for 14 February. But remember to book in advance as you will not want to miss out. Valentine’s Day comes but one time of year.



Vue offers a perfect romantic setting with fantastic views over the harbour and Devonport. The restaurant is located in the Mecure Auckland, so perhaps you could stay the night or weekend and get away from the kids.

Andiamo Restaurant & Bar

Andiamo Restaurant in Herne Bay always offers a charming Valentine's menu which is sure to thrill the senses. It’s very romantic, too – which is just what you want on Valentine’s Day. Unless you’re heart is made of stone, of course.

Number 5

A fine dining restaurant for more than 30 years, Number 5 delivers knowledgeable service, contemporary cuisine and a boutique selection of wines. All catered for your Valentine’s Day needs.


Renowned for its quality menu and exceptional service, Clooney will no doubt book fast for 14 February so make sure you get in quick.


If you’re looking for an exceptional meal in an exciting environment this Valentine’s Day, you might just want to try Foodstore, Auckland’s unique live experience restaurant.

One Tree Grill

Located on Greenwood's corner, One Tree Grill  is a great option for a glass of wine or a three-course meal before heading to One Tree Hill's Stardome Observatory, where you’ll literally be seeing stars.

See a full list of fine dining restaurants in Auckland.


Logan Brown

Come celebrate a romantic evening at Logan Brown on Valentine's Day, where you know the food will be fantastic.

Le Canard

How about a fine French restaurant for Valentine’s Day? You can’t get much more romantic than Le Canard, unless you order the escargot without knowing what it is – and even then it’s better than McDonalds.

See a full list of fine dining restaurants in Wellington.


Rotherhams of Riccarton

Rottherhams is reopening in Riccarton just in time for Valentine’s Day, which is great because this could be among the most romantic restaurants in Christchurch. The food is marvellous and the service is sublime.

Cook ‘n with Gas

Cook ‘n with Gas isn’t exactly “fine dining” – but its food tastes mighty fine to us. With a menu that’s likely to leave you salivating, how could you not indulge this Valentine’s Day?

Chantellinis Restaurant

How about romantic Hanmer Springs this Valentine’s Day? Relax in the hot springs before indulging on a fine-dining experience at Chantellinis, an award-winning French-inspired restaurant with a candlelit setting.

See a full list of fine dining restaurants in Christchurch.



If you’re looking for the perfect ambience for a romantic proposal, Bacchus may just be the place. Situated in the heart of Dunedin and within the romantic setting of a historical building, you shouldn’t have any trouble convincing him or her to say “yes”.


For a romantic ocean view this Valentine’s Day in Dunedin, Pier24 is the place to be. With its sharp décor, evening dress code and attentive service, you’ll be guaranteed a special evening for you and your girlfriend, wife, friend or partner.

See a full list of fine dining restaurants in Dunedin.

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