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Palmer's Mexican Martini and Hibiscus Mexi-tini with Pepe Z Silver, Paula’s Texas Orange Liqueur, agave nectar, lime and a hibiscus tea ball. Daily Record file photo

San Marcos Valentine's Day food & drink specials

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Celebrate the one you love this Valentine's with great food, great drinks and great deals at some of San Marcos' finest eateries.


Join Palmer's on Valentine's Day – or Saturday, Feb. 15 – for a special menu that includes appetizers like fresh Galveston Bay oysters and seafood fondue as well as dinner options like a balsamic-cherry strip steak, bronzed chicken Oscar, pepita-crusted drum or Lover’s Pasta with shrimp, crab and lobster tossed in a Cioppino-style tomato cream sauce. Desserts include salted caramel cheesecake, Mexican chocolate tres leche cake and French toast cinnamon bread pudding. For reservations, email

Cody’s Bistro

Cody’s Bistro is now taking Valentine's Day reservations for Friday and Saturday. Cody’s is featuring a full menu with appetizers like steak tartare and burrata, entrees like prime ribeye, blackened redfish and butternut squash risotto as well as desserts and cocktail and champagne specials all weekend. To make a reservation, call 512-393-2867 or go to Cody's Bistro's website.

Root Cellar

The Root Cellar will be offering a special Valentine’s Day menu on Friday from 5-10 p.m. They are currently taking reservations at 512-392-5158.

Patio Dolcetto

Enjoy a classy Valentine's Day at Patio Dolcetto with dessert and bottle service bubbly specials like the house bubbly and choice of molten lava cake or six macarons for $22, new specialty pizzas, gourmet cheese boards and charcuterie boards are also available. For more information, go to Patio Dolcetto's website.

Blue Dahlia Bistro

Reserve a table for two this Valentine's Day at Blue Dahlia Bistro for a gourmet European-style three course meal with burrata, baked scallops and red velvet cake for dessert. For reservations, call Blue Dahlia Bistro at 512-667-9539.

EVO Entertainment at Springtown Center

Treat your Valentine or Galentine to a bottle of house wine or champagne, any appetizer, two entrees and any desserts for $50 at EVO Entertainment at Springtown Center. The Valentine's Date Night Package can only be redeemed on Feb. 14 and does not include bowling, movie tickets or gameplay. Purchase tickets at Eventbrite.

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