CULVER CITY— Those looking to avoid overpriced menus on Valentine's Day can turn to Public School 310 for a dependable meal. Its $35 "Eat Your Heart Out" special is offered Feb 13-15 and includes three courses and a craft beer or cocktail. Think dishes like the Colorado lamb burger, and bangers & mash.
AROUND TOWN— Want to avoid going out on Valentine's Day entirely? Good Eggs is offering locally produced V-Day goodies like cakes and cookies delivered straight to your door. Order here.
LOS FELIZ— Both Little Dom's and Dominick's are celebrating Mardi Gras in Bourbon Street style. The restaurants will sport Fat Tuesday-inspired dishes like jambalaya, gumbo, boudin balls, and beignets.
PALM SPRINGS— Purple Palm Restaurant at Colony Palms Hotel will host Chef David Nayfield (Eleven Madison Park, Fifty Seven) on Wednesday, February 18 as he curates a $60 four-course menu paired with Absolut Elyx cocktails. Call 760-969-1818 to reserve.