Is there anything more romantic than a sunset? Stake out a spot with your sweetie this Valentine’s Day at The Beachcomber Café at Crystal Cove. Chef Carlos Olivera has assembled a romantic four-course menu that begins with your choice of baked diver scallops with crispy pancetta or roasted tomato and goat cheese Portobello mushroom followed by choice of kabocha squash soup with tempura rock shrimp or Bartlett pear mizuna salad. Entrée choices include Surf and Turf, pan-roasted Chilean sea bass, stuffed quail, or lamb chops. Dine on a dessert of chocolate cake for two and Ghirardelli-dipped strawberries.
Reservations recommended, especially if you’re hoping to catch a glimpse of that sunset.
Valentine’s Day at The Beachcomber Café
$85 per person
15 Crystal Cove, Newport Coast
949.376.6900 :: thebeachcombercafe.com