01 Feb 2021
Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s, Galentine’s or simply looking to spoil Me, Myself and I…one thing’s for sure, we won’t be going out.
Luckily, it’s never been easier to inject a dose of old fashioned romance into staying home! We’re lockdown love ready and have rounded up our favourite at home kits and delivery boxes to make this Valentine’s one to remember.
Love Chinois at Home – Park Chinois – Local Delivery/Collection
Available on 13th and 14th February through the Park Chinois website (Slerp), and via Supper and Deliveroo, is the special Love Chinois at Home Valentine’s menu for two, priced at £195. It includes impeccably prepared Chinese dishes from Executive Chef Lee Che Liang; a stunning rose-inspired Valentine’s dessert; two pre-bottled cocktails of your choice; two beautiful Park Chinois fish chopstick holders and a calligraphy notecard, ensuring your table setting is as elegant as your dinner. Pre-order in advance via the restaurant’s website by 10th February to add a stunning FLOWERBX bespoke bouquet of 15 Balthazar roses to your dinner package for an additional £80.
Ormer Mayfair – Valentine’s Banquet Box – Delivery within the M25
Enjoy a restaurant quality dining experience delivered direct to your door with Ormer Mayfair’s exclusive Valentine’s Day Hamper (£159 for two), created by GBM finalist 2020 and Ormer Mayfair’s Executive Chef, Kerth Gumbs. Make your evening indoors all the more special with an elevated, four-course meal featuring creamy pumpkin soup, standout scallops, Côte de boeuf and Ormer’s signature apple crumble dessert. Wine, champagne, cocktails and flowers can also be added for the ultimate Valentine’s night in. Ormer Mayfair’s Valentine’s Day Hamper is available from 11th February – 14th February (inclusive) for delivery (within M25) and collection from the restaurant.
Hot Stone at Home – Delivery to most London postcodes
Critically acclaimed Hot Stone may have had to temporarily closed its doors, but the pass is anything but quiet… introducing, Hot Stone at Home! Carefully reimagined for at home dining by Executive Chef Padam Raj Rai, the menu features a plethora of à la carte favourites and new exciting Nepalese dishes. Perfect for a date night with a difference this Valentine’s, the Hot Stone Omakase box (£110) takes diners on a 24-step culinary journey of authentic and innovative Japanese cuisine. Available for delivery across most London postcodes (and collection), Hot Stone at home is available Thursday-Sunday from 6-9pm. Order via Supper or Slerp or, for London-wide private deliveries, please phone the restaurant on 020 3302 8226.
Benares – Delivery within the M25
Charm your partner with an exquisite eight-course feasting menu from fine dining Indian restaurant Benares, delivered direct to your door from the heart of Mayfair – with just an hour’s notice! Executive Chef Sameer Taneja has pulled out all the stops with a menu featuring some of Benares most loved dishes such as: Halibut Lime Tikka, Adraki Lamb Chops, Paneer Malai Korma and an impressive Tandoori Whole Roasted Chicken. An assortment of freshly baked breads and pulao rice will also be included, alongside a Chocolate Gol Gappa and Passionfruit Malai Cake for dessert. Pop the bubbly and spread the love further by opting for the Champagne bundle which includes a bottle of the finest, to make the evening extra special.
Valentine’s Menu for two £200, with Champagne £250, is available from 8th – 14th February. Delivery across Greater London (within the M25). Order online from www.benaresrestaurant.com
Aquavit London – Nationwide Delivery
Head Chef Jorjon Colazo has created three exciting Scandi sharing menus that are sure to impress this Valentine’s . Designed for two, choose from the Meat box (£80), Pescatarian box (£90) or Vegetarian box (£60). Simply heat, plate and present the food and you’re ready to go. A selection of fine wines, beers and inventive soft drinks are also available to order. Orders will be sent out each Wednesday to arrive on Thursday. Order online from www.aquavitrestaurants.com or via Slerp – https://aquavit.slerp.com/order. Orders must be placed before 11pm on Tuesday for the Thursday delivery.
Drake & Morgan X Laurent-Perrier Valentine’s Dinner Box
We might not be able to whisk our loved ones off to a fancy restaurant or bar this Valentine’s, so instead bring the romance, food, and fizz to your door via Drake & Morgan’s Valentine’s Dinner at Home with Laurent-Perrier (£125, incl. delivery).
The exclusive DIY kit, serving two, includes all the ingredients and recipe cards you need to create a restaurant quality, three-course meal in the comfort of your own home, plus a bottle of Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé for added Valentine’s sparkle! Begin your feast with whipped duck liver parfait, served with sourdough and pickles, before moving on to a 32-day aged Chateaubriand with confit potatoes, béarnaise sauce, salt baked beetroot, thyme roasted carrots and buttered cabbage. Round things off with heart shaped chocolate ganache with strawberry coulis, fresh strawberries, Chantilly cream & edible flowers.
Delivery is available within the M25 and the Home Counties. Orders must be placed by 11:59pm on Wednesday 10th February for delivery on Friday 12th February. If you have a special request regarding delivery, please email email@example.com
A Michelin-Starred Valentine’s Day with Bohemia@Home
Michelin-starred Bohemia Restaurant in St. Helier, Jersey, is set to turn up the heat this Valentine’s Day with its exquisite Bohemia@Home set menu, the perfect choice for an indulgent treat with your loved one.
Head Chef Callum Graham has created an extra special menu that delivers Valentine’s Day sparkle straight to your door. Available from 11th – 14th February* for collection or delivery, choose from starters such as celeriac and king oyster mushroom tart with Wiltshire truffle, confit Gressingham leg of chicken with a foie gras terrine and onion and yeast textures or cured Scottish salmon, cucumber, dill and horseradish – add 20g caviar* for added extravagance.
Tempting mains include a beef wellington with potato terrine, mushroom purée and truffle and beef jus; cod wellington with cauliflower textures, noisette and brown shrimps; or a butternut squash wellington.
Finish on a sweet note with a hazelnut and pear Paris-Brest, or a pistachio, Ivoire Valrhona chocolate and rhubarb dome. Make the menu four-courses with the addition of artisan cheese from Jean-Yves Bordier, complete with crackers and chutney. Each Bohemia@Home Valentine’s Day box will also include handmade chocolates for a sweet end to your Michelin-starred date night.
A selection of wines and Champagne are also available to order to complete your at home restaurant experience.
If you’re looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day present for the foodie in your life, Bohemia@Home has you covered with its gift cards, available to order online and starting from £10.
Menus start from £55 for three courses and £70 for four courses. Order online now https://www.bohemiaathome.com/collections/menus. Orders must be placed in advance by 7th February.