Dinner Recipes Valentine's Day
Table of Contents
Valentine’s Day is all about showing your loved ones how much you care for them. What better way than to prepare a romantic dinner for two, complete with a beautiful table setting and delicious food? There are so many different types of Valentine’s Day recipes that you can make for dinner.
From seafood to meat, to vegetarian and mouth-watering vegan options we have you covered. You can also find Gluten-free meals in their own section so you know exactly which recipes to look at. Some of the recipes in the sections will be both vegan and gluten-free but not all are both. So grab your apron, get in the kitchen and make your loved one smile!
Are you also looking for ideas on other valentine’s day recipes? don’t worry we have 100s of recipes. Whether you want appetizers, desserts, or cupcakes you will find plenty of valentine’s day recipes to choose from.
Meatloaf Valentine's Day Dinner Recipe
Easy Recipe for Bacon Wrapped Meatloaf
Learn how to make bacon-wrapped meatloaf, the ultimate comfort food, by following these simple steps. Get easy tips for baking, serving, and using leftovers.
Gluten Free & Vegan Valentine's Day Dinner Recipe
Vegan Pasta Al Limone (Gluten-Free, Allergy-Free)
A classic Italian pasta dish with the creamiest lemon sauce! This Vegan Pasta al Limone recipe is gluten-free, dairy-free, allergy-free, and still so simple and easy to make! This authentic Southern Italian pasta sauce is cheesy, buttery, tangy, super creamy, and comes together in one pan for a quick and delicious meal ready in 10 minutes!
Pumpkin, Mushroom And Spinach Risotto
Healthy creamy pumpkin, mushroom and spinach risotto with celeriac rice. Warm, comforting satisfying meal, perfect for Valentine’s Day. Allergy friendly. Gluten free, dairy free, grain free, nightshade free, vegan, autoimmune protocol, paleo & whole30
Ultra creamy vegan and gluten-free beetroot risotto. A delicious and beautiful side dish done in 30 minutes. This healthy risotto recipe will have you winning dinnertime!
Gluten Free Valentine's Day Dinner Recipes
The BEST Gluten-Free Chicken Parmigiana
The best gluten-free chicken parmigiana is truly this one! You won’t want to miss this authentic Italian dinner that will have everyone asking for more.
Vegan Valentine's Day Dinner Recipes
Vegan Spanakopita (Greek Spinach Pie)
A delicious pie made with flaky filo pastry and lots of spinach and herbs. This classic vegan spanakopita is made vegan with a tofu and cashew nut filling in place of the traditional feta and ricotta.
Vegan Mushroom & Smoked Tofu Bourguignon
A rich Mushroomy vegan French-inspired dish that’s full of red wine and delicious warming flavours. Perfect for cozying up on dark winter nights.
Vegetarian Valentine's Day Dinner Recipe
Easy Plant Based Veggie Meatballs (Meatless)
Crispy on the outside and tender on the inside, these hearty meatless plant based meatballs are packed with flavor and super easy to make. The best part is that they require less than 10 simple pantry ingredients (no beans) and are ready in no time!
Seafood Valentine's Day Dinner Recipes
Salmon Alfredo Pasta
Salmon Alfredo Pasta is a restaurant-quality indulgence that comes together at home in 30 minutes or less. This easy recipe is perfect for a weeknight or to serve to company.
Crab Stuffed Salmon
This crab stuffed salmon is fancy but fast. This elegant dinner could be ordered at any high-end restaurant, but it’s just as easy to make it at home, in less than 40 minutes!
Low Carb Salmon Recipe (Keto Air Fryer)
This air fryer low-carb salmon is full of great nutrients and omega fatty acids, along with many other vitamins that make it a healthy powerhouse.
Easy And Healthy Oven Baked Salmon With Lemon And Dill
Make this healthy oven baked salmon recipe with lemon and dill in under 30 minutes. It is easy and tastes amazing. Perfect for a weeknight!
Smoked Salmon Fettuccine with Dill Cream Sauce
Smoked salmon fettuccine with fresh dill cream sauce is an elegant but easy dinner to make. Tender smoked salmon, cradled on top of fettuccine, covered with creamy fresh dill sauce.
Pecan Crusted Honey Mustard Salmon
Pecan Crusted Honey Mustard Salmon is an easy seafood entrée that will have dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes. This delicious baked salmon recipe includes sweet and spicy honey mustard glazed fillets with a crunchy pecan panko topping.
Lobster Ravioli Sauce
For the best sauce to serve with lobster ravioli, try this easy recipe. This garlic cream sauce with browned butter and brandy is rich, comforting, and gourmet.
Pan-Seared Scallops In Chardonnay Butter Sauce
Seared Scallops are perfect in wine and herb-infused brown butter sauce and they cook up in minutes for an elegant and delicious dinner.
Quick Weeknight Cajun Shrimp Farfalle with Lemon Cream Sauce
Quick Weeknight Cajun Shrimp Farfalle with Lemon Cream Sauce is cheesy, spicy, smoky perfection. This is a rich pasta with amazing brightness from the lemon juice and lemon zest. Unbelievably, this dinner comes together in only 20 minutes!
Chimichurri Shrimp is a healthy meal with lots of fresh, zesty flavor. Shrimp are marinated in a cilantro chimichurri sauce then lightly grilled for a delicious easy meal that’s ready in minutes!
Dad’s Classic Easy Weeknight Shrimp Scampi
This shrimp scampi recipe will put an amazing dinner on the table for you and your family in under 30 minutes. And if you don’t have any wine on hand, no problem. This scampi is made without wine.
Surf and Turf Shrimp and Grits
Surf and Turf Shrimp and Grits – We’ve just taken Shrimp and Grits to a whole new level… we’ve made it Surf and Turf! Now that’s some fancy comfort food!
Garlic Roasted Prawns with Fregola Sarda
This recipe for garlic roasted prawns with fregola sarda is a must keep for any seafood lover. We show you how to bring out the most flavours with a few simple ingredients and turn them into a restaurant quality dish, perfect to show off at home.
Mussels marinières is a delicious classic mussels recipe. Steaming the mussels with onions, garlic and celery gives this dish its subtle yet delicate taste, which is rather sweet and soft with a hint of ocean flavour.
Mussels Thai Style
Mussels Thai Style will be the star of your table, whether served with rice, noodles or even as a side! Made with delectable Canadian mussels and seasoned in a flavourful Thai-style broth, this super easy Thai seafood recipe takes just 15 minutes from start to finish.
Easy Broiled Lobster Tail
What could be more romantic on Valentine’s Day than lobster? This easy broiled lobster tail recipe has detailed instructions and is ready in under 20 minutes.
Risotto Valentine's Day Dinner Recipes
This easy, creamy and delicious Parmesan Risotto is easier to make than you think! Serve as a side dish or top with seared scallops or shrimp for a delicious gourmet meal in your own home!
Gourmet Mushroom Risotto
This Gourmet Mushroom Risotto recipe is an absolute game-changer. It is full of flavours and has the most amazing creamy texture to it. If you are looking for the best mushroom risotto recipe, look no further.
Lobster risotto is a sweet and creamy comfort food that is fancy enough to serve on Valentines Day, Christmas or any other special night. No need to wait for a special occasion though! This creamy seafood risotto is easy enough to make any time you want to feel a bit fancy.
Gnocchi Valentine's Dinner Recipes
Easy Ricotta Gnocchi with Tomatoes and Olives
These feather light gnocchi are made with ricotta and parmesan instead of the traditional semolina and potatoes. Served in a sugo of tomatoes, basil and olives, garnished with parmesan and oven dried cherry tomatoes, this easy vegetarian dish will stand out for any occasion.
One Pot Creamy Chicken Gnocchi
This One Pot Creamy Chicken Gnocchi is absolutely cozy, saucy, and flavorful. It’s made with sun-dried tomatoes for a pop of brightness, frozen corn for sweetness, and Parmesan cheese for a creamy sauce. An easy, one-pot meal that only needs 30 minutes!
Pasta Valentine's Dinner Recipes
Lightened Up Creamy Seafood Pasta
This rich, creamy seafood pasta dish is made lighter using milk instead of heavy cream! It’s flavorful, comforting and easy to make in just 30 minutes!
Homemade Penne Arrabbiata-Authentic Italian Spicy Pasta Recipe
Want a quick and easy recipe for Valentine’s Day? Why not make this spicy penne arrabbiata? It’s the perfect dish for the day, and can be made as mild or spicy as you like.
Easy Ppaghetti Marinara Recipe
Bursting full of tomato flavor, spaghetti with delicious marinara sauce is a wonderfully easy and tasty weeknight meal. It doesn’t matter what time of the year it is, sometimes you just need something easy to eat, spaghetti marinara is our ‘go-to’ easy meal, and we usually end up having a second helping!
Easy Baked Ziti Recipe
This easy, hearty Baked Ziti recipe has all the delicious layers of your favorite Italian dish. Perfect crowd pleaser, you’ll love the hearty sauce and cheesy filling!
Chicken Velantine's Dinner Recipes
Cook up this champagne chicken recipe for an easy, but elegant one skillet meal. Juicy, tender chicken breasts cook up in a creamy champagne sauce with mushrooms, onion and garlic. This recipe is certain to be one the whole family will love.
This chicken saltimbocca recipe features pan-seared chicken with sage wrapped in prosciutto. It is then cooked to perfection in a delicious white wine sauce with a hint of lemon. An easy and delicious dinner recipe that comes together in under 30 minutes.
Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breasts
These chicken breasts are stuffed with asparagus, provolone cheese, and basil, flavoured with lemon and grilled for an easy, but impressive meal.
Stuffed Chicken Breast with Goat Cheese, Basil, and a Mushroom Sauce (Featuring Meredith Dairy)
Impress your loved one on Valentine’s Day with this stuffed chicken breast dish. It’s easier than it looks and tastes phenomenal with the mushroom sauce spooned over the top!
Pan seared Chicken Breasts with Tomatoes
These pan seared chicken breasts with tomatoes and basil are so tasty, you’d never guess they’re so easy to make. Ready in just 20 minutes, it’s the perfect meal for a special day.
Marry Me Chicken Recipe
This Marry Me Chicken Recipe, with juicy, crispy chicken thighs smothered in a creamy sundried tomato cream sauce, is perfect for date night. It’s love at first bite! But this delicious chicken recipe is so simple to make, it could also become your new family favorite chicken dinner.
Chicken Broccoli Alfredo Stuffed Shells For Two
Take some time from your busy schedule for a good home-cooked meal with Chicken Broccoli Alfredo Stuffed Shells For Two with homemade Alfredo sauce.
Pork Valentine's Day Dinner Recipes
Grilled Pork Chops with Apple Bacon Jam
There is nothing better than being able to enjoy tender, juicy meat straight off of the grill. These Grilled Pork Chops with Apple Bacon Jam are tender, flavorful, and perfect!
Instant Pot Pork Ragù
This Instant Pot Pork Ragù is perfect for both weeknights and weekends. Large cuts of pork shoulder are tenderized in minutes thanks to the Instant Pot. The end result: a rich, delicious meat sauce that tastes like it’s been cooking all day.
Beef Valentine's Dinner Recipes
Beef Tenderloin With Cranberry Balsamic Compote
Beef tenderloin with cranberry balsamic compote makes for the perfect special occasion meal. It’s a delightful black pepper seared steak with fluffy mashed cauliflower and potatoes and crisp green beans with a fragrant cranberry balsamic relish.
Steak Au Poivre
Steak Au Poivre is a French bistro classic that is great for a special occasion but it’s quick and easy too. Use the reverse sear technique for cooking the steak to ensure it’s perfect every time.
Air Fryer Prime Rib
This Air Fryer Prime Rib is tender and flavorful! Cooking prime rib in the air fryer is such an easy way to cook this wonderful cut of meat. It’s the perfect entree for special occasions or just because!
Easy Marinated Italian Steaks On The Grill
These easy to make Italian steaks are marinated and cooked perfectly on the grill. Juicy and flavorful, these steaks are the perfect summer dinner or even great for salad.
Lamb Valentine's Dinner Recipes
Hunkar Begendi (Sultan's Delight)
Hunkar Begendi is an authentic Turkish recipe dating back a few hundred years. The meaning of Hunkar begendi is “Sultan liked it” and that’s precisely what happened when the palace cook created and served this amazing dish to Sultan Murad IV. It’s no surprise he did. This dish is the perfect combination of succulent Turkish lamb stew and smokey&cheesy aubergine purée.
Garlic and Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb with Red Wine Reduction
An impressive special occasion meal, roasted rack of lamb is surprisingly easy to make. This one is coated with garlic and herbs and served with a red wine reduction sauce.
More Valentine's Recipes Including Appetizers, Desserts And Cupcakes
Dinner Recipes Valentine's Day
Click the image to return to the top of the page or PIN it to your board