Love is always in the air at Venezia for good reason. First, couples celebrate their weddings in our ballroom—it doesn't get much more love-filled than that! Second, we make Valentine's Day really special in our restaurant. Chef Caruso plans an amazing dinner menu, and we set the mood with romantic live music. Since Valentine's Day is one of our favorites, we rounded up unique gift ideas and experiences for you—maybe you'll choose one of them for your Valentine this year.
(Photo courtesy of Lovepop)
A Memorable Valentine's Card
When you can't find a Valentine's Day card with the perfect message, choose to give them a 3D paper sculpture. Without saying a word, one of these beautiful pop-up cards from Lovepop may just leave your love speechless. And, you're supporting a local business as Lovepop is based right here in Boston.
Diamond Jewelry with a Purpose
Diamonds are a beautiful Valentine's Day gift, but this new line of affordable and stunning diamond jewelry makes a different kind of statement. Ella Stein Fine Jewelry is handcrafted by women artisans in India with conflict-free and ethically-sourced diamonds. The brand's entire workforce gets fair living wages, medical insurance, paid maternity leave, and other benefits. If your Valentine adores a feel-good story and sparkling jewelry, Ella Stein makes a perfect gift.
Taza Chocolate Tour
Does your Valentine love artisan chocolate? Take them to a chocolate tasting. Based in Somerville, Taza Chocolate makes delicious stone ground chocolate using fair trade cacao and minimal processing. Go on one of Taza's tours, and then pick up some treats in the factory store. Online reservations are required for tours. Taza also offers Cacao Scout Bingo and Chocolate Story Time for families with children most weekends.
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Say "I Love You" Twelve Ways
Now if you need a Valentine's gift that drips with romance, choose a handmade Twelve Ways to Say I Love You book from Rag & Bone Bindery. This journal features twelve pages of writing prompts. You fill in the blanks about your sweetheart including "My favorite way to spend the day with you is ____", "I've always admired the way you ____", "When you're away this is what I miss most about you ____", and more sweet sentiments. It's a gift your loved one will treasure for years to come.
Treat Your Sweetie to Dinner and Live Music at Venezia
Join us on Valentine's Day for a romantic dinner with your sweetheart. Chef Caruso presents a menu that will sweep your Valentine off their feet. Indulge on Shrimp Cocktail, Antipasto for Two, Organic Chicken, Prime Rib, Lobster Fra Diavolo, Fettuccine al Tartufo, and other delicious choices. The brilliant Tom Pittman will serenade diners with his saxophone. Make your reservations on OpenTable or call us at 617-436-3120. Be sure to reserve a table soon as we always book up on Valentine's Day.