Say it with Searcys this Valentine’s Day19 January 2022
Valentine’s at Searcys at The Gherkin
For a spectacular date, head to the top of the Gherkin for views guaranteed to take your breath away at Searcys at the Gherkin. Serving up a treat from 11th-14th, enjoy a Champagne Valentine’s Afternoon tea with a glass of Moët & Chandon (from £65pp), while those dining at lunch or dinner can tuck into a special three-course menu. Complete with canapés and a glass of fizz for £149 per person, specials include a starter of Aged Longhorn beef and black truffle ravioli with bone marrow butter, mains of Dover sole fillet, with Portland crab, lemon and brown shrimp beurre noisette, and a decadent Valrhona chocolate dome with raspberry and rosewater mousse. The sky is the limit with Iris bar also open with a full list of champagnes and cocktails to say cheers (£75 pp).
Fizz at Europe’s longest Champagne Bar
On the doorstep to Europe’s most romantic city, take a trip to St Pancras by Searcys with the special Valentine’s Bubble menu, a tasting trio of small plates perfectly paired with a Ruinart Champagne trio. Available on Saturday and Monday, the Valentine’s Bubble Menu includes Pyefleet rock oyster and shallots with red wine vinegar, paired with R de Ruinart Brut, a New season asparagus velouté paired with Ruinart Blanc de Blancs, and Searcys Signature Victoria sandwich with Ruinart Rosé to finish, all priced at £45 per person.
Exclusive dinner and Valentine’s Afternoon Tea at 116 Pall Mall
Enjoy a touch of indulgence at 116 Pall Mall as it opens its doors for the first time for exclusive dinner service on 11th and 14th February. With sweeping staircase and glittering 15ft chandelier, start your evening with a glass of Ruinart Brut Rosé and oysters on arrival, followed by dinner for two featuring the likes of Seared diver caught scallop with lobster and pea shoot, followed by Rack of salt marsh lamb to share and a decadent Poached Lincolnshire rhubarb, raspberry and white chocolate pavlova – all for £75 per person – taking place in the stunning ground floor suite of rooms.
For an afternoon date, there will also be Valentine’s Afternoon tea served across the weekend, paired with a glass of rosé Champagne for £49.00 (£35 per person without champagne).
Candlelit dinner at The Pump Room, Bath
Located in the heart of Bath, while away an afternoon in the stunning Georgian surrounds of The Pump Room with its Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea. Set in opulent surrounds and running from 12-4pm, share sweet treats and a selection of savouries coupled with a Pump Room Royale cocktail for a leisurely afternoon pitstop from the sights of Bath from £37.50. The restaurant will also be opening its doors for a one-off dinner by candlelight on 14th February, with a three-course menu (£50pp) under the Pump Room chandelier, welcome glass of fizz and serenading from the resident pianist.
Send it with Searcys
Look no further than Searcys to send gifts to your special someone. From selected bottles of Searcys Cuvée Rosé Champagne (£45 per bottle) and gift sets of Searcys iconic champagne flutes (£35 per pair) to bespoke bone-china tea sets with refined 24-karat gold edging, created by British fine ceramic company William Edwards (£90 for a set of two teacups and saucers), you’re bound to make this Valentine’s Day one to remember.