Whether you’re happily single, engaged, or married, the 14th of February is the day to show some love and affection. But, if you want to go all out and have a night on the town and proclaim your love, make sure you prepare dinner plans this instant before they all fill up. Then focus on the really hard part: finding the perfect gift.

Step out in style this Valentines Day…..

Alolua Sweater

Here are the RS staff picks of the ideal night out in Honolulu:

Bar Leather Apron


Established in 2015 by co-owners Tom Park and Justin Park, Bar Leather Apron provides an intimate bar experience in downtown Honolulu. Located on the mezzanine level of the Topa Financial Center, BLA offers finely crafted cocktails, spirits, beer, and wine. Tom & Justin are providing a special cocktail course on Valentine’s Day.  Three cocktails and a few light bites all for $50.  Reservations are accepted on their website http://www.barleatherapron.com or by emailing info@barleatherapron.com Bar Leather Apron | Mon-Fri 4pm-12am | Sat 5pm-12am | (808) 524-0808

Roy’s Waikiki


Roy’s Waikiki fits right in with all the action in the new and exciting renaissance of Waikiki Beach Walk. Guests can choose an inside table or dine on the lanai. Executive Chef Jason Ichiki and his masterful staff will be preparing a elegant 3- course meal that will absolutely blow your taste buds away. Starting with Duo Of Sashimi which consists of Maguro  with Pickled Ogo, Inamona in a Spicy Soy Mignonette and Kampachi accompanied with Ume White Soy, Fresh Wasabi, and Nalo Watermelon Radish.  Shrimp & Local Beef Spring Roll  served with Macadamia Nut Nam pla. Compressed Melons: Watermelon, Honey Dew, Cantaloupe with Big Island Feta, Minted Pancetta  drizzled with Balsamic, Port Wine Caviar.  They will be offering 16 entreé options including their 5 classic dishes like Butterfish with a Sweet Ginger Wasabi Beurre blanc as well as new dishes such as the Shellfish Orzo “Mac & Cheese”  with Kona Lobster Tail and Crab Stuffed Jumbo Shrimp Wrapped with Prosciutto with Tarragon. The Sweet Ending consists of a“Red Velvet” White Chocolate Crunch Bar paired with Dark Chocolate & Bubu Covered Strawberry, Grand Marnier Cherry.  Please be advised that this menu will only be served on February 14th and the regular ala carte menu will not be available. www.royshawaii.com Roy’s Waikiki | Pupus on Lanai Daily 11am-5pm| Dinner Daily 5pm-930pm | (808) 923-7697

That takes care of drinks, dinner, and dessert. Now lean in for a kiss to see if your date approves.