|by Jeanne Yates
Barefoot Landing offers many romantic places to bring your favorite Valentine on Monday, February 14, 2011. The exciting shopping and dining complex, located on the Intracoastal Waterway, is the perfect spot for a pleasant dining experience.
If you're a fan of a cozy rainforest setting, give the Fire Island Tropical Grille a try. This unique restaurant is giving diners a complimentary bottle of house wine with the purchase of 2 entrees. Specializing in American cuisine with a Caribbean touch, your date should be pleased with the restaurant's tropical atmosphere. Be sure to log onto www.fireislandgrille.com. for a coupon and information about their Valentine offers.
Greg Norman's Australian Grille, a favorite romantic choice for locals and visitors, sets the mood with dim lighting inside or a spectacular view of the Barefoot Marina from their outside patio. Lobster Bolognese and a Rack of Lamb will be the special meal of the night, topped off by a delicious white chocolate and raspberry mousse for dessert. Call 843-361-000 for reservations.
The original Umberto's Pittsburgh Italian Restaurant is now open and accepting reservations for Valentine's Day. The restaurant opens at 5pm.daily and boasts "Pure Italian Cuisine." This fine Italian Restaurant has been in operation for 22 years. View their numerous dishes at www.umbertos.com
A new dining option is now located in Barefoot Landing for lover's of fine food. Dino's Italian and Greek Cuisine was recently opened by the owners if Dino's Pancake House and Plantation Pancake House. This restaurant creates an intimate atmosphere inside or you can dine outside in a lovely waterfront setting. The new eatery has a neat musical web site at www.dinositalianandgreekcuisine.com
If you like to cruise the Intracoastal Waterway, hop on the Barefoot Princess riverboat. Their dinner cruises will depart from Barefoot Landing on Saturday at 5pm.and Monday at 6pm. The romantic cruise travels toward the Grande Dunes and lasts about 2 hours. Live music will contribute to this memorable experience. More information is available at www.mbriverboat.com.
Whether you decide to dine on the land or water, be sure to share your Valentine's Day with a special person. Barefoot Landing is sure to have a place for romance! Other restaurants located in Barefoot Landing can be found at www.barefootlanding.com.