Valentine’s Day is across the nook – and for those who’re something like us, you’ve but to safe a reservation. Time has snuck up on you, restaurants are filling up, and the stress to have the “perfect night” is looming… But by no means concern! Huntington Beach is crammed with enjoyable, romantic, reasonably priced, and significant date spots that don’t require any planning forward. No matter who you’re taking out and what their pursuits are, these last-minute dates are certain to spark love!
FOR THE BURGER LOVER: 25 DEGREES
Nothing says “I love you” greater than a superb, old style burger and fries, and yow will discover among the finest burgers in Orange County at 25 Degrees! They’re huge, juicy, and filled with taste – and the cocktails listed below are simply nearly as good! Want to actually impress your date? Ask to see the “Black Book,” that includes off-the-menu drinks and meals (strive the poutine fries).
FOR THE EXPERIENCE LOVER: BURNT CRUMBS AND PETALS & POP CHAMPAGNE BAR
Valentine’s dates could be so cliché and by the ebook… however they don’t should be. Take your date to Pacific City’s trendy meals corridor, Lot 579, the place the eating choices are almost countless. Burnt Crumbs serves connoisseur sandwiches such as you’ve by no means had earlier than – our favourite (and most unusual), is the spaghetti grilled cheese. It’s a carb-lovers dream! Wash it down with a glass of bubbly on the whimsical and stylish Petals & Pop Champagne Bar, simply throughout the corridor.
FOR THE HAPPY HOUR LOVER: HAPPY HOUR AT TANNER’S TREEHOUSE
Sunset views and completely satisfied hour costs… does it get any higher than that? Oh, we should always point out that Tanner’s Treehouse serves among the finest craft cocktails in city. And throughout Happy Hour (4 – 7 p.m., Monday – Thursday) they serve choose cocktails, beer, wine, and appetizers, for below $7! Grab a seat on the Instagrammable treehouse bar, order a spherical (or two) of drinks, and watch the solar set over the ocean. Talk about dreamy.
FOR THE DESSERT LOVER: MILKSHAKES AT RUBY’S DINER ON THE HUNTINGTON BEACH PIER
There’s a superb likelihood that sweets are the best way to your date’s coronary heart… so why not reduce straight to dessert? Take a romantic stroll down the Huntington Beach Pier to the enduring Ruby’s Diner. Order your favourite shake mixtures (our favorites are peanut butter and Oreo, or espresso and chocolate turtle), and watch the waves crash beneath you. You’ll shortly surprise why you don’t do that EVERY night time!
FOR THE DOG LOVER: PARK BENCH CAFÉ & WALK AROUND THE LAKE
Did that Huntington Beach is house to the most important city-owned and operated park in Orange County? Huntington Central Park has over 365 sprawling acres of trails, lakes, cafes, a library, and SO far more! If you and your beloved’s concept of a superb time goes out together with your pup-in-tow, we recommend heading to the Park Bench Café for breakfast or lunch. They also have a canine menu, so your little furry pal gained’t should go hungry! After you eat, go for a stroll across the picturesque lake. What’s extra romantic than that?
FOR THE BREAKFAST LOVER: SUGAR SHACK CAFE
Who says a Valentine’s date needs to be for dinner? Start the romance early with a drool-worthy breakfast on the well-known Sugar Shack Cafe! They’ve been serving heaping breakfast dishes in Huntington Beach since 1967, and it’s nonetheless simply nearly as good! Order your favourite dish after which shock your vital different with a stack of pancakes to share. YOLO!
FOR THE ADVENTURE LOVER: BIKE THE BEACH TRAIL & SANCHO’S TACOS
A terrific Valentine’s date doesn’t have to interrupt the financial institution! If your vital different’s love language is high quality time and being outdoors, bike the Huntington Beach path! It’s a flat, no-stress, picture-perfect path that takes you from Sunset Beach to Newport Beach! Stop at Sancho’s Tacos for high-quality, reasonably priced tacos – with an ocean view!
FOR THE SUSHI LOVER: SUSHI ON FIRE
Sushi is greater than only a craving – it’s a love language. If you and your vital different can relate, head straight to Sushi on Fire. It’s genuine, Japanese sushi that’s not solely flavorful, however superbly offered. And any roll could be made spicy, so your night time is sure to warmth up actual fast!