To help you think outside the (chocolate) box for Valentine’s Day gifts for your sweetie, here’s a list of places to go shopping, wine, dine, and be merry in Lower Southampton.
Where: 4700 E. Street Rd. (first floor of Crowne Plaza), Feasterville-Trevose
What: Open mic night on Feb. 14, with half-price apps until 8 p.m. There is also a special drink menu with eight mixed drinks and 30 beers on tap, plus a special beer named Choklat, which tastes like pure dark chocolate.
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Where: 4700 E. Street Rd., Feasterville-Trevose
What: Discounted night that includes breakfast for two in the morning. The Global Bistro also has a special February menu that includes Lamb Magnifique and Pan Seared Salmon.
Where: 580 US Hwy 13, Bristol
What: Burst of Romance (Romantic hues of color with mixed cut flowers arranged in a vase, $64.99), Big Hug Bouquet (Colorful vase and huggable bear, $40 and up), or Sweetheart Special (Dozen red roses arranged in a vase, with a teddy bear and chocolate, $100).
Where: 102 E. Maple Ave., Langhorne
What: Chocolate-covered strawberries to order ($12 for half-dozen, $22 for a dozen), plus Valentine’s Day-themed cake pops, cupcakes, chocolate-covered pretzels and graham crackers.
Boardwalk Sunsations Tanning
Where: 636 Lincoln Highway, Fairless Hills
What: Purchase a $50 gift card and get a full-size ProTan Tanning Lotion free ($28/$32 value).
La Cena Restaurant
Where: 2233 Galloway Rd., Bensalem
What: Special four-course menu features shrimp cocktail & lobster ceviche, twin lobster tails, herb crusted lamb chops and red velvet chocolate hearts. Meal comes with complimentary glass of champagne and a long stem rose for the ladies.
Just Because Flowers
Where: 657 Street Rd., Bensalem
CraftRite Clock Shoppe
Where: 1484 Churchville Rd., Southampton
What: 20 percent off all merchandise through Valentine’s Day.
Where: Bustleton Pike & Bristol Road, Churchville
What: The chef is offering a five course tasting menu for $45, plus the regular menu fare. The restaurant has 24 craft beers on tap and more than 200 craft bottles. Specials are available all weekend.
Domenic Graziano Flowers & Gifts
Where: 60 James Way, Upper Southampton
What: A dozen roses with a variety of eight different colors ($80), plus numerous plush animals, balloons and chocolates.