Kempton Park and Valentine's Day make the perfect couple
There's love flowing through Kempton Park this Valentine's Day as doe-eyed couples get ready to celebrate the day of love. As the fragrances of red roses, candy hearts and Swiss chocolate fill the air, let's take a look at how this beloved city is spending the special day.
1. Valentine's Day Dinner at Aurelia's Restaurant
Nothing says, "I love you" like spoiling your special person to a culinary journey at a 5-star, award-winning restaurant. Aurelia's Restaurant at Emperor's Palace offers this and so much more through a blend of bold African flavours, impeccable service, and fine wine. The cuisine is labelled as Afroperial, which according to the restaurant means a fusion of imperial Roman tradition melded with bold and modern African cuisine. For Valentines Day, couples will receive a gift and a glass of bubbly per guest.
Venue: Emperor's Palace
Price: R600 per person
Time: 6:30pm - 10:30pm
Bookings: 011 928 1908 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Another restaurant at Emperor's Palace that's celebrating Valentine's Day in a big way is Rosetta's. Renowned for its beautiful interior spaces that blend Arab and Egyptian designs, it makes for a natural and romantic setting. The kitchen chefs love preparing most of their signature dishes in front of their guests - and this adds to the unique experience of the restaurant and makes for unforgettable moments. For Valentines Day, couples can look forward to dishes such as creamy garlic mussels, steamed prawns, Asian-style calamari steak strips, and fried halloumi wrapped in bacon. They will also be treated to a gift, unlimited wine and a soft drink fountain.
Venue: Emperor's Palace
Price: R395 per person
Bookings: 011 928 1367/1353 or email email@example.com
The Banyard Theatre showcases local musical talent on a grand scale and it has become synonymous with foot-stomping entertainment that makes for a great night out. For Valentine's Day, couples can enjoy a show titled, Cirque Rock - A Rock Extravaganza, which is a theatrical extravaganza featuring hit songs from Queen, Lady Gaga, Boston, The Black Eyed Peas, and so many more. For Valentine's Day, couples will be treated to a two-course buffet-style meal, and a mini bottle of JC Le Roux.
Venue: The Barnyard Theatre Emperor's Palace
Price: R700 per couple
Bookings: 011 928 1108
For a truly special Valentine's Day that encapsulates the atmosphere of Kempton Park, look no further than Hangar G5. This vintage aviation-themed pub and grill offers three different dining experiences, from a lively café style area with live music and a sports bar with a big screen TV to a family orientated restaurant with a large indoor kids' play area. Couples will be treated to a set menu of garlic or cheese focaccia, calamari main or rump steak and an ice-cream dessert.
Venue: Hangar G5
Price: R280 per couple
Time: 11 am-11pm
Bookings: 011 979 7313
5. Black Valentine's at Mozzafiato
Situated on the opulent, Serengeti Estates is the fine dining restaurant known as Mozzafiato. This Friday, it will play host to Black Valentine's Day where couples can indulge in a three-course Italian inspired menu and live entertainment. On the menu are bruschetta, focaccia, prawn pasta, beef brisket, black velvet cake, and mascarpone citrus cake. The venue is inspired by the piazzas of Italy and boasts a unique amphitheatre design that overlooks the vast Serengeti Estate. This promises to be an avant-garde evening to remember with plenty of romance in the air.
Venue: Serengeti Estates
Price: 300 per person
If love is on your mind, Kempton Park should be on your radar. So spoil your partner with good food, live entertainment and an inviting ambience that celebrates the day to its fullest.
Author: CSi Property Group