Tre Piani restaurant in Forrestal Village (that’s their delicoius chocolate-raspberry roulade at left) will be open on Sunday February 12 especially for Valentine’s Day dinner, 4:00-9:00pm. Reservations suggested 609-452-1515. (Of course, they are also open on the 14th!)
Brothers Moon in Hopewell celebrates with their 11th annual “Aphrodisiac Menu,” chock full of yummy dishes. 609-333-1330.
A newcomer in Hopewell, Antimo’s Italian Kitchen, will offer a $35 prix fixe menu featuring heart-shaped raviolis made by “resident’ pasta maker Nick Galastro. Your choice of appetizer and ravioli filling, plus Creme Brûlée for dessert make for a lovely meal. Call 609-466-3333 to make a reservation.
Over at Grounds For Sculpture, Rat’s Restaurant does it up in high style, with a special brunch on February 12, and dinner on the 14th. 609-584-7800.
Need a little Valentine’s treat? Check out Donna & Company’s 2012 Valentine Collection of artisan chocolates featuring passion fruit, hibiscus caramel, rose pistachio, vanilla grapefruit and absinthe, just $14.99. (I usually buy her products at Whole Foods, but you can also mail order.)