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Valentine's Day in San Jose

Curate the perfect Valentine’s Day for you and your boo. How will you show your #sanjoselove?

Cafés and Sweets

Get a coffee with your cutie or a treat for your sweetie at any of San Jose’s cafés and bakeries.

K-Café Patisserie and Tea House
For a scenic brunch or quick snack, K-Café’s flower-filled dining area is the perfect picturesque spot to treat your Valentine to a variety of specialty coffee and tea drinks, pastries, small plates, and entrees.

Fancy Flavors Bakeshop
Fancy Flavors Bakeshop specializes in French macarons and provides a wide selection of baked goods and café drinks. Their character macarons are almost too cute to eat!


Red velvet latte at Crema Roasting Co. on the Alameda

Fine Dining

Pull out all the stops and impress your Valentine with one of our fining dining options.

Grandview Restaurant
A staple restaurant in the East San Jose hills, Grandview offers the best view of the entire city with an extensive menu of American cuisine.

San Jose’s Michelin star restaurant, ADEGA, offers authentic Portuguese cuisine and a robust list of Portuguese wines.

Le Papillon
This contemporary French restaurant offers both tasting and prixe fixe menus that change to reflect the finest seasonal, sustainable and often organize ingredients at their peak.


View overlooking Silicon Valley from the Grandview Restaurant

Keeping it casual? San Jose has a wide variety of dining options from fast casual to mellow sit-down – there is something for everyone!

Gifts and flowers

Find the perfect gift from local markets and luxury shops.

Fractal Flora
Fractal Floral is a local boutique florist located in the Rose Garden offering custom and curated bouquets, potted plants and DIY terrarium kits.

Plantlush is a local nursery in Downtown San Jose carrying a variety of potted plants that will last longer than a bouquet. They offer free repotting with purchase of a plant and custom pot to help personalize your gift.

San Jose Made MOMENT Shops
Shop local at San Jose Made’s MOMENT Shop in San Pedro Square. The MOMENT Shops are your one-stop-shop for local San Jose makers and artists.

Santana Row and Westfield Valley Fair
Santana Row is a staple luxury shopping location in San Jose, and the newly revamped Westfield Valley Fair mall has more options for shopping and dining than ever.

Romantic Strolls

Sometimes the best things in life are free, and the great outdoors are the perfect venue for your romantic adventure.

Municipal Rose Garden—The Municipal Rose Garden is a favorite local spot for picnics, photos or just a casual walk with your Valentine.

Open spaces—Take advantage of San Jose’s many open spaces and hiking trails for a scenic romantic stroll.

Complete the experience

Make it a romantic getaway or staycation by booking one of our amazing hotels.


Share your Valentine’s adventure using #sanjoselove. Add our #sanjoselove GIFs to your Instagram story by searching “San Jose love” under the GIF tab.




Secluded patio at Hotel Valencia in Santana Row


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