There is nothing more perfect than spending this Valentine’s Day doing some fine wining and dining! From cuisine styles ranging from American to Italian, the Triangle is filled with many restaurants ready to serve you this Valentine’s Day! Here are our Top 10 Valentine’s Day Restaurants that are open in the Triangle. 


Wake Forest

Bodega Tapas, Wine and Rum

The Bodega, located at 110 South White Street in Downtown Wake Forest, is offering a delicious Valentine’s Menu not just on Valentine’s Day but over the whole weekend! On this menu you will find options such as a house made RopT board, bodega crab dip, grilled salmon and extremely savory Valentine’s Day desserts such as a creamy chocolate mousse. Their hours of operation this holiday weekend is Saturday from 4:30-9pm and Sunday from 4:30pm-8pm! Due to high demand, make sure you make a reservation as well as look over their cancellation policy!

Over the Falls

Over the Falls has been a staple restaurant that has been serving the Wake Forest community for years. Located at 419 South Brooks Street in Downtown Wake Forest, this local restaurant is the perfect choice for dining out this Valentine’s Day! Here you will find options such as flatbreads, pizzas, seafood based entrees, and so much more! Over the Falls has something for everyone, whether it’s just you and your significant other or a Valentine’s Day dinner with the kiddos! You can visit Over the Falls this Valentine’s Day from 11am-8pm. They are a non-reservation based restaurant so make sure you check the online wait list!

Shuckers Oyster Bar and Grill

This seafood based restaurant and grill has something for everyone! Not a fan of seafood? That’s okay! Shuckers has been serving this community for 11 years and is ready to serve you this Valentine’s Day! Shuckers Oyster Bar and Grill offers endless options such as delicious sandwiches, savory soup, juicy steaks and burgers, and MORE!! You can visit this restaurant this Valentine’s Day for lunch or dinner at 3309 Rogers Road,in the Heritage community of Wake Forest,  from 11am-9m. 



Taverna Agora Greek Kitchen Bar

Located in the heart of North Carolina, Taverna Agora Greek and Kitchen Bar is the perfect place to hit the city this Valentine’s Day and enjoy a night of fine dining. Located in Downtown Raleigh at 326 Hillsborough Street, this Greek Restaurant offers an elegant vibe and a comfortable environment. A very famous part of their restaurant is their terrace scenery surrounded by beautiful greenery! When dining at Taverna Agora, you will find many brunch, lunch, and dinner specials you are sure to enjoy and. Due to high demand, make sure you make a reservation this Valentine’s Day and can visit them from 11am-9pm. 

Parking- Since Taverna Agora is located in Downtown Raleigh, parking is limited but there are a few local lots and garages with plenty of parking. The McLaurin Parking lot is highly recommended and located at  201 W Morgan St, Raleigh, NC 27601.

Winston’s Grille

Winston’s Grille, located at 6401 Falls of Neuse Road in the North Raleigh area, is ready to offer you an incredible Valentine’s Day dining experience. You can visit them Valentine’s Day from 10am-9:30pm. Here you will find a menu filled with endless options with entrees ranging from healthy soups and salads, delicious sandwiches, savory steaks, and so much more. Winston’s Grille is the perfect location for a Valentine’s Day date or to spend time with family and friends over a nice meal. Make sure to go online to their website and make a reservation this Valentine’s Day!

Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar

Located in North Hills at 208 Six Forks Road, Suite 100 in Raleigh, Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar offers a unique dining experience with a wide variety of dishes. Here you can find fusion dishes with sushi platters stuffed with burger essentials and burgers made from sushi essentials! You can also find original sushi platters and burger dishes as well!! Go and have an exciting dining experience with Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar this Valentine’s Day from 11am-9pm!



Vin Rouge

This quaint French cuisine restaurant offers a comfortable environment with a gorgeous dining layout featuring a heated garden space to enjoy a delicious meal this Valentine’s Day. You can visit this local Durham restaurant at 2010 Hillsborough Road from 10:30am-2pm for Sunday brunch or from 5pm-9pm for an evening dinner. You will find delicious and authentic french cuisine that you truly can’t find anywhere else! Make sure you visit their website and call to schedule a reservation for this upcoming Valentine’s Day weekend!

Harvest 18 Restaurant

Harvest 18 has been serving the Durham community for almost seven years and they are ready and willing to serve you this upcoming Valentines Day. This American Style restaurant is located at 8218 Renaissance Parkway in Durham and you can visit them this Valentine’s Day from 10am-9pm! Harvest 18 has something for everyone with entrees and dishes ranging from salads, sandwiches, meat and fish-based entrees and SO MUCH MORE!!



Lugano Ristorante

This authentic italian-based restaurant is sure to leave your taste buds dancing this Valentine’s Day! Lugano Ristorante is available by reservation to dine from 11am-9pm and you can visit them at 1060 Darrington Drive in Cary! You can visit them for lunch or dinner this holiday weekend and can find a variety of italian dishes ranging from soups, salads, pastas and more! Their dinner and lunch menu are different so make sure you visit their website to see what you will enjoy best! 

Verandah at the Mayton

This restaurant is located in the BEAUTIFUL Mayton which is a quaint yet elegant inn located at 301 South Academy Street in Cary. The Verandah offers an open and bright environment with gorgeous open windows and scenery, and to top it all off, an exquisite dining experience. This homestyle restaurant offers many american based dishes and you can visit them from 2:30pm-9pm this Valentine’s Day. Dining at the Verandah at the Mayton will truly be a dining experience you will not forget!