Grand Lake Celebrates Valentine’s Day With Something for Everyone to Love
With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, love is in the air. And so is the pressure to do something special for your sweetheart to show them how much you care.
But there’s no need to worry. The Grand Lake area offers a myriad of opportunities to celebrate the holiday of romance. From special couple’s dining experiences and getaway weekend specials to sweets to go, Grand Lake makes it easy to show your sweetheart how much you care.
Whether you’re in a relationship, looking for love or avoiding it, embrace Valentine’s Day this year and celebrate the holiday with Grand Lake style.
Following are some of the dinner specials, gift-giving ideas and special events available throughout the Grand Lake area that will help you sweep your valentine of their feet.
The Artichoke Restaurant and Bar
Show your sweetheart how much you treasure her by treating you both to an elegant dining experience at The Artichoke Restaurant and Bar.
South Grand Lake’s premier dining establishment, The Artichoke Restaurant and Bar will be serving a mouthwatering Valentine’s Day special that showcases the restaurant’s new American cuisine, using only the freshest and finest ingredients.
To celebrate Valentine’s Day, The Artichoke Restaurant and Bar will feature a Filet and Lobster Tail dinner beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 12, Saturday, Feb. 13 and, for a special Valentine’s Day evening Sunday, Feb. 14.
The Artichoke Restaurant and Bar is located on the north end of Langley at 35896 S. Highway 82.
Walk-ins are welcome; however reservations are recommended. Call (918) 782-9855 to reserve your table. The restaurant and bar is open from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
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The Parrot Steakhouse and Grill
If you’re looking for a special date night with your valentine that won’t empty your wallet, you’ll want to take your sweetie to The Parrot Steakhouse and Grill this Valentine’s Day.
A tropical oasis on Grand Lake, The Parrot Steakhouse and Grill is offering several holiday specials, any of which are sure to satisfy both your date and your wallet.
These Valentine’s Day specials include a fresh, hand-cut Kansas City Strip dinner for two with baked potato, veggie and salad for only $39.99; a pasta special for two featuring deliciously seasoned Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo and salad for only $19.99; and fresh Chilean Sea Bass with mango salsa on a bed of wild rice with mushrooms served with sautéed veggies and a salad.
The Parrot will also be serving a speciality dessert, Tableside Bananas Foster, for the holiday.
All of these Valentine’s Day specials will be available from 4 p.m. to close on both Saturday, Feb. 13 and Sunday, Feb. 14.
The Parrot Steakhouse and Grill, 2530 South Main, Grove, is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Sunday and from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. (918) 786-7722.
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Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart at Shangri-La Resort. From special dinner menus at Doc’s Bar and Grill and The Summit to special package rates at the hotel, love is definitely in the air at Shangri-La Resort.
Step up the romance and book a Valentine’s getaway at Shangri-La Resort. Special Valentine’s weekend package rates are available for February 12-14. For $129, enjoy a one-night stay on February 13 or a two-night stay Feb. 12-14 for $199, includes complimentary brunch for two at Doc’s Bar and Grill on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Alcohol is not included with this offer.
The Shangri-La Resort is located at 31000 South Highway 125, on Monkey Island. Call (918) 257-4204 to book your stay.
Doc’s Bar and Grill
Doc’s Bar and Grill at Shangri-La Resort will be featuring a special Valentine’s three-course meal with options. Doc’s regular menu will also be available all weekend along with brunch specials from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.
“Bring your loved one in for a special dinner at Doc’s! We have a delicious menu to choose from that everyone will enjoy,” said a spokesperson for Doc’s Bar and Grill.
The special Valentine’s three-course meal includes choice of appetizer, either Shrimp Cocktail, large cocktail shrimp, Boudreaux’s Cocktail Sauce and remoulade; Caprese Salad, beef steak tomato, buffalo mozzarella, basil, balsamic reduction, sea salt and cracked pepper; or Asian Chicken Satay, marinated Gochujang chicken, fire grilled, scallions and grilled pineapple.
The second course is choice of Smoked Prime Rib, smoked prime rib, garlic-parmesan mashed potatoes and sautéed asparagus; Thai Shrimp Drunken Noodle, shrimp, onions, carrots, celery, chili pepper, bell peppers, sweet Thai basil sauce and rice noodle; or Chicken Marsala, sautéed chicken breast, baby spinach, roasted red peppers, shallots, garlic, Marsala sauce and mashed potatoes.
For dessert, the meal includes choice of Chocolate Fondue, heated liquid milk chocolate served with assorted fruits, brownie bites and cookies; Strawberry Shortcake, pound cake, macerated strawberries and whipped sweet cream; or Peaches ’n’ Cream, peach gelato, vanilla gelato, fried peaches and fresh whipped cream.
The three-course meal is $45 per person or upgrade to dinner for two plus a select bottle of wine for $100 a couple. It will be available from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12 through Sunday, Feb. 14.
Doc’s Bar and Grill will have live music on Valentine’s weekend with Corey Lee performing from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, and Jacob Dement performing from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13.
For reservations or any questions, call (918) 254-4204.
Grand Lake’s finest dining experience, The Summit Restaurant at Shangri-La Resort is celebrating the holiday with a special valentine’s menu, from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12 through Sunday, Feb. 14.
Members and hotel guests can enjoy the special Valentine’s menu that begins with an appetizer, Crawfish Tamale, featuring Louisiana crawfish, masa, corn husk, salsa verde, cream fraiche, micro cilantro, which will be paired with Quintas de Melgaco Torre de Menagem Albarino.
The first course is a Sonoran Chopped Salad with baby berg lettuce, avocado, tomatoes, roasted corn, black beans, bacon, scallions, crispy tortilla strips, adobo-cilantro ranch and paired with Coquerel “Le Petit” Sauvignon Blanc Napa Valley wine.
Paired with Montinore Reserve Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, the Surf and Turf main course features ancho rubbed petit filet of beef, lobster tail, chili-lime compound butter, grilled asparagus and sweet potato cumin-cilantro pommes duchesse.
Last, but definitely not least, is the dessert course — Xocolatl Aztec Hot Chocolate Bomb with sweet and rich hot chocolate, whipped cream and churros. Dessert can be paired with Cantera Negra Cafe Agave Liqueur.
The Valentine’s menu is $70 a person or $100 a person with the wine pairings.
Call (918) 257-4203 to make your reservations for dinner at The Summit.
Sweet Desserts To Go
Who needs cupid when you can present your valentine with decadent, swoon-worthy treats? Shangri-La Resort is offering a selection of Valentine’s Sweet Desserts To Go, including Chocolate-Covered Strawberries and Red Velvet Cinnamon Rolls.
Sure to sweeten your valentine experience, the chocolate-covered strawberries are available in white, milk chocolate or dark chocolate. The strawberries are $12 for a half dozen or $24 for a dozen. Topped with cream cheese icing, the red velvet cinnamon rolls are $10 plus tax and service charge for four rolls. Tax and a service charge apply as well.
To place an order, call Linda at (918) 257-7716. Pick up at Doc’s Bar and Grill on February 12, 13 or 14.
The Spa at Shangri-La
Pamper your sweetheart or even yourself this Valentine’s holiday at The Spa at Shangri-La, which is offering a deluxe customized facial for $85. The 60-minute facial includes a lip and eye treatment, custom aromatherapy blend, hand scrub and treatment, as well as champagne or herbal tea.
Grab your best gal pal and make a date to celebrate Galentine’s Weekend at The Spa at Shangri-La. Enjoy a one-night stay at Shangri-La Resort Saturday, Feb. 13, for $129, a deluxe customized facial for $85 and free brunch for two on Sunday morning.
This offer can’t be combined with other offers and you must be 21 years of age or older.
Call (918) 257-4204, ext. 3534 to treat yourself or your sweetie. Use the code “Getaway” when booking.
The Shangri-La Resort is located at 31000 South Highway 125, on Monkey Island.
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Pier 13 Wine & Spirits
Looking for alternative gifts from the traditional flowers and chocolates this Valentine’s Day? If your sweetheart loves an IPA, merlot, cocktails or top-shelf liquor, you’ll find the perfect Valentine’s gift for them at Pier 13 Wine and Spirits.
Langley’s only wine and spirits store, Pier 13 offers a generous selection of fine wines and spirits, as well as a wide variety of beer, including Oklahoma brewed beer.
Whether you’re toasting your love for one another with champagne, enjoying a romantic cocktail with a decadent dinner or snuggling together with warm and boozy beverages, Pier 13 has the alcoholic gift that will put a smile on the face of the alcohol lover in your life.
The friendly and knowledgeable staff have assembled a variety of vintages, champagnes, mixers and special holiday-themed liquors to ensure your Valentine’s Day is festive.
Located at the junction of Highways 28 and 82 in Langley, Pier 13 Wine & Spirits is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
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El Cabrito Mexican Restaurant
Treat your sweetheart to a tasty authentic Mexican meal this Valentine’s Day at El Cabrito Mexican Restaurant. The family-friendly restaurant in Vinita features fresh ingredients and moderate prices, making it a perfect choice for this special day.
In addition to its regular delicious menu, El Cabrito will be offering special desserts this Valentine’s Day. Indulge your sweetheart’s sweet tooth with a slice of cheesecake or cake. And at $2.99 a slice, you don’t have to share. You can each enjoy a slice of your own.
El Cabrito Mexican Restaurant is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.
The restaurant is located at 137 West Euclid Ave., in Vinita.
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Looking for a place to take your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day? Treat your special someone to a romantic dinner at the Lighthouse Restaurant.
A Grand Lake favorite known for serving the area’s best steaks, the Lighthouse Restaurant will be offering a Valentine’s Day special for couples throughout the holiday weekend. Its regular menu will also be available. So you can celebrate with your loved one on Valentine’s Day, The Lighthouse is extending its hours of operation and will be open on Sunday, Feb. 14.
The Valentine’s Day special dinner will start with a portobello mushroom appetizer. For the entrée, you can chose either an 8-ounce filet served with lobster tail and wild rice or filet and shrimp served with a side. Both entrées come with your choice of soup or salad.
The dinner will include a glass of white or red wine per person and, for dessert, the Lighthouse will be serving a slice of strawberry cake for each couple to share.
The Valentine’s Day Special is $120 per couple and is available from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12 through Sunday, Feb. 14. Walk-ins and reservations are both welcome on Friday and Saturday; however, Sunday seatings from 5 to 9 p.m. will be by reservation only.
Call (918) 782-3316 to reserve your table today.
The Lighthouse Restaurant is located at Main Street and Highway 85, in Ketchum. It is open from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday.
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Twin Bridges Restaurant
An award-winning dining option, Twin Bridges Restaurant at the River Bend Casino Hotel in Wyandotte redefines the dining experience with incredible flavors, amazing service and a comfortable atmosphere.
This Valentine’s Day is no exception. The chef has planned a Valentine’s Special that showcases the restaurant’s fresh approach to both food preparation and presentation.
For $49.99, the special dinner for two begins with a shareable house-cured Charcuterie Board, featuring pastrami, prosciutto cotto and shaved prime rib as well as artisan cheese, giardiniera, Stoud mustard, garlic aioli and house-made crackers.
The salad course is your choice of either tossed green salad or Caesar salad. For the entree, the chef will prepare an 8-ounce beef tenderloin filet and serve it with a smoked cheddar twice-baked potato and grilled asparagus.
For a sweet ending to the meal, a Be Mine cheesecake will be served for dessert.
Twin Bridges Restaurant will be offering the Valentine’s Special Dinner for Two from 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12 and Saturday, Feb. 13, and from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14.
Space is limited so reservations are recommended for the holiday. Call (918) 678-6456.
Twin Bridges Restaurant is located in the River Bend Casino Hotel at 100 Jackpot Place, in Wyandotte.
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Monkey Island Pub
A fun place to meet friends on Grand Lake, Monkey Island Pub is one of Grand Lake’s most legendary gathering spots. Known for its welcoming atmosphere, Irish flair and plenty of entertainment options, the Pub is a great place to celebrate with your valentine.
Stop by on Saturday, Feb. 13, for Karaoke Night. Beginning at 9 p.m., it will be an evening of singing, dancing, drinks and all the fun you could hope for. To celebrate the holiday, roses will be handed out to couples.
Monkey Island Pub is open from 4 to 11 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. It is located at 55950 East 290 Road, on Monkey Island, just off Highway 125.
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Musuma Health Care and Medical Spa, PLLC
Your sweetheart continues to be as beautiful or as handsome to you as she or he was when you first met. However, over time, fine lines and wrinkles may have developed on the face you love.
While you don’t notice the fine lines and wrinkles, your sweetie probably does and has secretly (or, maybe not so secretly) wished they could erase these signs of aging and enjoy a more youthful face once again.
Musuma Health Care and Medical Spa, PLLC offers a full range of professional treatments and services that help women and men alike look and feel more beautiful.
Blending medical expertise, innovative technology and classic spa-style pampering, Musuma fully enhances its clients’ health, appearance and general well-being.
This Valentine’s Day, Musuma has a gift that will make your beloved’s heart skip a beat. Now through Friday, Feb. 12, Musuma is offering $75 off the purchase of a Juvéderm® Ultra or Ultra Plus service.
In addition, each Juvéderm® purchase during the Valentine’s special will be entered in a drawing to win an iS Clinical Lip Duo. Valued at $85, the Lip Duo includes iS Clinical’s lip polish and youth lip elixir. Both the special and the drawing are good through Friday, Feb. 12.
Or pamper your someone special with a gift card for one or more of the treatments and services offered by Musuma. Gift cards are available for any amount and for any of the spa’s many services.
Call (918) 964-7071 for details.
Musuma Health Care and Medical Spa, PLLC is located in the SouthPointe Centre at 2084 South Main St., Suite A-8, in Grove.
It is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and by appointment only on Saturday.