Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Our local community has so much to offer to pamper the one you love. With a special dinner at one of our many locally owned restaurants, florists, jewelers, or even a massage or facial for pampering. Today, we wanted to take a minute to highlight a few of our local businesses offering some Valentine’s Day Specials.
One of the many great things about living in Carteret County is the locally owned restaurants with quality, fresh seafood, locally grown produce and lovely atmospheres with the beautiful Crystal Coast as a backdrop. If you are looking for the best beef in Morehead City, NC come to SoundSide Restaurant where their chef will prepare your favorite cut of Certified Angus Beef over live charcoal! Soundside also offers local seafood paired with a casual, fine dining experience. This restaurant is a perfect romantic location with a warm, inviting environment where everyone makes you feel like family. Owner, Lauren Insco, has really gone above and beyond in creating the perfect dining experience. Click on the link below to see their Valentine Specials and make sure to call ahead for a reservation. You won’t be disappointed.
After dinner, a wonderful place to visit is the Arendell Room in downtown Morehead City. When you enter inside you are taken to a modern, upscale bar with some of the best drinks in town. Arendell Room is the modern cocktail bar in North Carolina, opened in 2007. If you are looking for something above and beyond for your palette, the Arendell Room is a must. Great place to stop by for a nice after dinner chocolate martini!
Sandy’s Flower Shoppe is another local favorite. They are a family business, locally owned and operated. This year for Valentine’s Day you can find something for everyone. Their knowledgeable staff can even offer some more creative suggestions to help make an unforgettable arrangement. Make sure to call ahead early and have Sandy’s create something creative and unique for your special someone. They have some beautiful arrangements for Valentine’s Day starting at $45. Check out their website for more information and to place an order, or call them at (252) 247-3323.
DP Jeweler, Doug Pallus Is known for creating custom pieces that carry a coastal feel. They have made some great pieces for Valentine’s Day. One of their features is the Links of Love necklaces, they are made at the store and available in sterling silver, sterling silver with gold-filled link or sterling silver with rose gold-filled link or heart. They range in price from $70-90 depending on the color combo and length. You can shop online or visit them on Facebook or Instagram.
Website/Online Shop - www.dpjewelry.com
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/dpjewelry/
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/dpjewelrydesigns/
Getting a massage is always a relaxing way to spend a special day. Kat Suralik is a local massage therapist and esthetician who has been doing massage for 14 years. She is now expanding to become Tranquility Spa and will be offering more services soon. A couples massage is a great way to spend Valentine’s Day. Gift certificates for a massage or facial are a wonderful way to treat the one you love to the gift of relaxation. For Valentine’s Day, you can get a 1-hour massage and facial for just $135! Or choose a couples massage for $160. You can call for an appointment or to get a gift certificate at 252-269-1210.
There are so many more wonderful local places in Carteret County to share a special evening with a loved one. We highlighted some of our favorites, but there are more. Wishing everyone a month of love and happiness. Make sure to show the one you love how special they are not just on Valentine’s Day, but every day.