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Valentine's Day Specials
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Love is in the Air...


Have you had a chance to visit the San Antonio Convention and Visitor Bureau's special Valentine's Day website called "The City of Yellow Roses?"  
If not, you really don't know what you are missing out on. There are lots of great tips for the guys and an entire blog dedicated to "The Gentleman's Guide to Valentine's Day." I cannot forget to mention the great Romance Specials that are listed on the website.  
In this edition of the Alamo Area Hospitality Association Newsletter, we would like to showcase a few of our own "Romance Specials" from some of our favorite members. Guys and gals, you'd better get to planning your special Valentine's evening, there are only a few weeks left! 
P.S. Don't forget to send your official San Antonio American Greetings Ecard to the one that you love this Valentine's Day! 

Experience a Valentine's Day Mass Wedding Ceremony at the Japanese Tea Garden on Thursday, February 14. There are two ceremony times available:

11:00 AM and 5:30 PM


The Mass Wedding Ceremony package includes:

Wedding Ceremony


One 5x7 wedding photo of the couple

2 commemorative champagne flutes and 

a complimentary champagne toast  


To reserve your space for one of the wedding times, please call (210) 212-4814. *Limited to first 50 couples for each ceremony (11am & 5:30pm).


Also Available:

Valentine's Day Lunch 11am to 2pm - $20/per person

Choice of Jingu House Cafe Entrees with complimentary Pomegranate champagne cocktail


Sweetheart Dinner 6pm to 8:30pm- $75/per couple

Your choice of Asian infused cuisine, breast of chicken in white wine sauce or prime rib paired with a Chilean wine or Pomegranate champagne cocktail and assortment of complimentary desserts. Cash bar available.


Call (210) 212-4814 to secure your lunch or dinner reservation.




In celebration of Valentine's Day, Las Canarias will feature a special four-course prix fixe menu and a la carte dinner special from Thursday, February 14th thru Saturday, February 16th.


Four-course prix fixe dinner menu:

$90.00 per person / $175.00 per couple, inclusive of one complimentary glass of Champagne each, non-inclusive of tax, gratuity and additional alcoholic beverages. First course consists of a roasted parsnip and cider bisque. Second course is a warm spinach salad with strawberries and double cream brie. The entrée is a choice of either butter poached lobster or filet mignon of beef. Finally, the meal will close with a decadent valrhona chocolate ganache.


À la carte dinner special 
Chateaubriand of Beef for Two, 16oz Carved Tableside:


$45.00 per person / $90.00 per couple, serves two, non-inclusive of tax, gratuity and alcoholic beverages.


In addition, regular à la carte dining will be available during dinner service, beginning at 5:30 p.m.


Las Canarias' regular champagne brunch offering will be available on Sunday, February 17th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The cost of Sunday's champagne brunch will remain at $39.95, non-inclusive of tax, gratuity and additional alcoholic beverages.


All dinner reservations must be guaranteed with a credit card and the cancellation policy will apply. Please contact Jacquelyn Smith at (210) 518-1177 or  for dinner reservations or for additional details.





The Rosenberg Sky Room has teamed up with Signature Catering  and Goen South to create an unforgettable dining experience this February 14. Come taste the culinary creations of four star Executive Chef Shawn Monroe while overlooking the dazzling San Antonio skyline. The pre-set, three-course menu starts at $60 per couple with an optional champagne and hors d' oeuvres upgrade. 


Call to reserve your table today! (210) 805-5805

In February at Mokara Spa, every day is Valentine's Day with the Scentao Couple's Massage. The secret of beautiful skin was revealed in Asia long ago: natural, active, beauty-enhancing ingredients combined with the Far East philosophy of life connecting the whole body into harmony. This unique experience focuses on the relaxation of the skin and the senses, by placing hot stones on the meridians with warm, fragrant oil bursting with tangy and floral green notes. The result is a balanced, rested and restored feeling. 50-minute treatment - $265.00; 80-minute treatment - $365.00. Lunch can be added for $50.00 per couple.


To make a reservation, call (210) 396-5840 or visit the


The regular à la carte menu will be available during its normal hours. However, on Valentine's Day only, we will feature specials during dinner service beginning at 5:30 pm. Reservations are recommended. Please call Ostra at (210) 396-5817.




This Valentine's Day, dazzle your sweetheart at JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa. The Suite Romance package for $499 includes accommodations in an executive suite with walk-out balcony, breakfast for two and a $100 resort credit to use at one of the signature restaurants, the Lantana Spa or at one of the majestic golf courses at TPC San Antonio. 
Offers are valid from February 14-16. Make your reservation today and type in LUV or call 866-882-4420 and mention code RPKW for the executive suite package or ZVUZ for the deluxe room with a view. 



Luke, Chef John Besh's restaurant on the beautiful San Antonio Riverwalk is pleased to announce their Louisiana style Valentine's Dinner.   


To Begin: 

Acadian Bay crawfish bisque, stuffed heads & choupique caviar


grilled sweetbread & foie gras sausage, Satsuma crema, fried honeycomb



butter poached Gulf shrimp, crisp Black Hog belly, McEwan & Sons Polenta, fresh shaved Perigord truffles


roasted Rockfish, golden beets, celeriac and saffron puree, fresh aromatic Asian herbs




chocolate hazelnut tart with Satsuma & kumquats


white chocolate, graham cracker, toasted marshmallow, candied cranberry



three course prix fixe, $65 per person ++ 



Please call us to book your romantic dinner Louisiana style



Enjoy a passion filled meal at Ristorante Paesano's on the beautiful San Antonio Riverwalk. 
Below is the menu for February 14. Please call (210) 226-8490 for reservations or email Shelly Koch for more information. 

 Optional Appetizer 

Platter for Two

Crab Cakes With Spicy Honey Mustard Sauce

 (Appetizer Optional @ $14.95++)


First Course Choice of

House Salad

With Red Wine Vinaigrette, Olives, Tomatoes and Feta Cheese


Italian Wedding Soup

With Mini Seasoned Meatballs, Leafy Greens, Vegetables and Egg Noodles


Entree Choice Of

Shrimp Paesano

With Lemon Butter and Garlic


Grilled Ribeye Steak

With A Herb Garlic Béarnaise Sauce

Served With Mushroom Risotto and Asparagus


Parmesan Crusted Chicken Breast

With Linguini, Capers and Lemon Butter Sauce


Pan Seared Sea Bass

Served With Creamy Lobster Polenta and Asparagus


Cheese Tortellini

With Basil Pesto Cream and Pine Nuts



New York Style Cheesecake

With Macerated Strawberry and Chocolate Sauce



Valentine's Dinner for Two

Available February 10-17, 2013
$125.00 per couple (dinner only)

Dinner + Bubbles $155.00 per couple

(includes a bottle of Chandon Rosé Champagne)



FIRST COURSE (choice of)
Classic Caesar Salad 
garlic focaccia croutons and parmigiano reggiano


Roasted Beet and Goat Cheese Salad  baby arugula, candied walnuts, golden raisins and raspberry vinaigrette


Chopped Tomato and Onion Salad

tossed with garlic vinaigrette and topped with Danish blue cheese crumbles

Lobster Bisque fresh lobster meat and crème fraiche



Classic Lobster for Two 
Broiled 4 lb. Jumbo Nova Scotia Lobster - Split for Two with melted butter and lemon  ($15 each additional lb. of lobster)


INDIVIDUAL SIDE  Choice of any Signature Individual Vegetable or Potato Side from the Menu


(choice of)
Molten Chocolate Cake

espresso crème anglaise and sun-dried cherry compote


New York Style Cheesecake with raspberry sauce


For more information, please contact Robert Sanchez with The Palm at (210) 226-7256. 


Get your sweetie something sweet from the Witte Museum Store at 3801 Broadway. 


Mention the San Antonio CVB "Yellow Rose discount" in the Museum Store or look for the Yellow Rose display and receive 20% off Valentine's Day merchandise.


Witte Museum Store

(210) 357-1895


Disclaimer: May not be combined with any other offer. Valid February 8-17, 2013.



You may remember these delicious cheesecakes from the December 2012 luncheon. Well, David Uminski is at it again and can make these delicious sweet treats for your loved ones. 

Package A: $15.00 
6 mini cheesecakes (up to 2 flavors) and 6 Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Package B: $20.00 
1 Dozen mini cheesecakes (up to 3 flavors) and 6 Chocolate Covered 

Flavors include: 
Original, Cherry, Blueberry, Strawberry, Raspberry, Peanut Butter, Chocolate Mint, and Lemon Raspberry. 
(Chocolate Ganache can be drizzled over any and all cheesecakes ordered.)
Please email David Uminski or call (210) 260-2082 to place orders by Sunday February 10. Deliveries will be on Tuesday February 12.

 Texican Gifts is offering a complimentary box of Godiva Chocolates to the first ten people that order a Valentine's basket (at $50 or more). Limit one per order!  


Call us at (210) 381-0096 to place your order!  


Happy LOVE month!





Valentine's Day Menu

$85 per person


First Course

Colossal Shrimp and Jalapeño En Brochette

Grilled Wild Mushroom Stuffed Quail with Herb Goat Cheese Polenta

Ahi Tuna Tartare with Garlic Crostini
Kumamoto Oysters on the Half Shell with a Cilantro Lime Mignonette

Second Course

Chopped Salad

Classic Caesar

Texas Goat Cheese and Baby Spinach Salad with a White Truffle Vinaigrette

Lobster Bisque

Third Course
Grilled 7 or 10 oz Blue Ribbon Filet
With your choice of One of our Signature Sauces

(Roquefort, Cognac Pepper, Béarnaise)


18 oz Rosewood Smoked Ribeye

With Signature Rub


Prime 16oz New York Strip


Oven Baked Atlantic Salmon and

Rosemary Skewered Diver Sea Scallops

Grilled Mahi Mahi

With Jumbo Lump Crab and a Chardonnay Shallot Cream


8oz Cold Water Lobster Tail

Butter Poached or Grilled 


Kirby's Classic Sides

Susie's Famous Mashed Potatoes

Sautéed White Truffled Wild Mushrooms

Grilled Asparagus



Godiva Liqueur Pot de Crème

With Passion Fruit Mousse and White Chocolate Berry Salsa


For reservations (210) 404-2221

Call Ashley Kinney for more information


  • Valentine's Day Mass Wedding at the Japanese Tea Garden
  • Sweet Rodeo Deal
  • Las Canarias 
  • Love at Sky Room
  • Mokara Spa and Restaurant
  • JW Marriott
  • Luke
  • Paesano's
  • The Palm
  • Witte Museum
  • David's Cheesecakes
  • Texican Gifts
  • Rennert Travel

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