14 Downtown Delaware Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

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Looking for things to do for Valentine’s Day in downtown Delaware, Ohio? We’ve compiled a list of 14 options to help you plan the perfect day.

1. Vito’s Wine Bar

If you want to relax hand and hand with the love of your life next to an uncorked a bottle of a rosé, and drink in each others’ eyes, then Vito’s is the place to go.

If you act fast, you can still get tickets for the wine tasting tonight!

2. Fresh Start Cafe and Bakery

Is your sweetie into sweets? Look out at historic, colorful downtown Delaware alongside your darling, and indulge in a unique pastry baked fresh Valentine’s Day morning.

3. Oak & Brazen

If your baby loves wine, pour several glasses together during a specially-curated evening. The warm, rustic-chic atmosphere is perfect to start your romantic evening together.

4. Ciao Cafe

Stop for a little extra something. Share a scoop of stracciatella– creamy vanilla paired with a cool, smooth chocolate that melts slowly, and lavish your lover with the luxury he or she deserves.

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5. 1808 American Bistro

Does your date have refined taste? Indulge him or her in several courses of finely prepared
American cuisine, hand-crafted cocktails, and conversation with only candlelight between you.

6. Fundamentals Children’s Book, Toys, Games

Does your dearest have a literary side? Swing into Fundamentals to be blindly-matched with a book. Take one home and read to each other beneath a silky blanket!

Need a Valentine’s Date? How about a blind date with a book? ❤️📚❤️We have wrapped up some books for babies to adults…

Posted by Fundamentals Children's Books, Toys, and Games on Thursday, February 7, 2019

7. The Greater Gouda

Are you preparing a delectable dinner for your beau at home? Make a lunch date of browsing the specialty items and ingredients at this excellent little shop and splitting a fresh, vibrant sandwich.

Valentine's Day is almost here! Let us make your celebration of Love extra special…Wine, Cheese, Chocolates, Gifts & MoreStop by or give us a call at 740-990-0238 to order.

Posted by The Greater Gouda on Monday, February 11, 2019

8. Smohked

Reserve a table for a holistic, romantic dinner menu designed with Valentine’s Day in mind, or just get messy with your mate as you mow down mouth-watering barbecue together.

We still have reservations available for Valentines day – We would love for you to join us! Please call 12 West Restaurant for Reservations.

Posted by Smohked – Ohio BBQ & Bar on Tuesday, February 5, 2019


9. Blend of Seven Winery

Looking for something just on the edge of Downtown? Something a little more laid-back but not without class? Take a leisurely drive with your lover to Blend of Seven.

10. 12 West

Grab your baby for a southwestern getaway this Valentine’s Day without ever leaving town!

Valentines Day is right around the corner… Do you have plans for your loved one yet?? Or are you going out with…

Posted by 12 West on Monday, January 21, 2019

11. Amato’s Woodfired Pizza

Is pizza “your guys thing”? A smoking-hot date like yours deserves not only the hottest, smokiest, bestest bite of ‘za in town on such a sweet day; share a chocolate cannoli to cap off the night!

We're offering 2 new delicious desserts this week for Valentine's Day! We have Bailey's Irish Creme Cakes from…

Posted by Amato's Woodfired Pizza on Monday, February 11, 2019

12. The Bare Bowl

Looking for something creative to do? Make more than just the memories this Valentine’s Day; make something from nothing, just for that special someone. Even better? Creating together!

Valentine's Day Idea: Take your darling to The Bare Bowl ltd. this week, and glaze a piece of pottery– say a plate or a…

Posted by Downtown Delaware on Monday, February 11, 2019

13. The Strand

Whether it is a first date or the first date since last Valentine’s, you can’t go wrong with a movie. Steal a kiss, and a sip of your sweetheart’s soda, under the cover of darkness.

Showtimes for this week!

Posted by Strand Theatre on Thursday, January 17, 2019

14. The Backstretch

Are you and your boo total home-bodies? Plan a date in. What you’ll need: Netflix, canoodling, and smoky chipotle wings from the best local kitchen with drinks. You could pretend to be more social and steal a drink together while you wait for your carryout.


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Businesses Mentioned 14 Downtown Delaware Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

14 West William St 43015

Welcome to our latest addition, SmOHked. Our menu highlights and concentrates on …

30 S. Sandusky St. 43015

Vito’s Wine Bar is filled with great food and hand-crafted drinks. This bar’s at …

12 N. Sandusky St. 43015

The Greater Gouda is a country store with a gourmet touch located in downtown De …

38 E. Winter St. 43015

Stay tuned for the opening of The Oak & Brazen Wine Co. in late 2017/early 2018 …