Valentine’s Day is already next week! If you need some ideas for where to share a delicious vegan meal, or where to get amazing vegan treats, you’ve come to the right place! Vegetarian Directory businesses have a ton of great options, perfect for letting that special someone know how awesome you think they are. Or, you can show yourself some love by enjoying a box of heart-shaped truffles while binge watching Netflix by yourself. Either way.

*Note: Businesses not appearing in the following listings may still have Valentine’s Specials. If there’s a Vegetarian Directory restaurant, bakery, or shop you were hoping to see on this list, give them a call to find out about any unadvertised specials they may have.

 

Valentine’s Day Dinner Specials & Menu Items

 


AAamazing Salad
160 Baldwin St., Unit 2, 416-343-9898, www.aaamazingsalad.ca
“We Just launched a Valentine’s salad for Valentine’s Day, available until February 14th.”
Ingredients: spinach, beets, cabbage, cherry tomatoes, sun dried tomatoes, dried cranberries, shredded carrots , feta cheese, pomegranate, goji berries, chia seeds with a homemade classic balsamic dressing
Cost: $10.99 + tax

 

Bloomer’s
873 Bloor St. W, 416-551-0532, www.bloomersto.com
Reservations for Bloomer’s prix fixe Valentine’s dinner are now open!
Menu: Full details of the menu have not been shared, but here is a little sneak peek of the appetizers: Your choice of creamy polenta with roasted root vegetables and Culcherd cheese, OR a kale + blood orange salad with pomegranate, seeds, and a white balsamic vinaigrette.
Details: Seatings available for 2-4. Call for details.

 

Cosmic Treats
207 Augusta Ave., 647-352-2207, www.cosmictreats.ca
“Join us for a very special Cosmic Treats’ Valentine’s Day 3-course Prix-Fixe Menu (GF option). Make your reservation for any time after 6 PM by emailing info@cosmictreats.ca. Space is limited.
Details: Tuesday, Feb. 14th 6pm and later.
Menu: Includes appetizer, choice of two entrees (Cauliflower Crust Pizza with Sausage and Veggies or Ginger Sumac Tofu with herbed beets and sweet potatoes on quinoa- pictured), a choice of delectable desserts, choice of cocktails and drinks (extra cost).
Click here for the complete menu with descriptions.
Cost: $35/person


 

D-Beatstro
1292 Bloor St. W., 416-53D-BEAT, www.facebook.com/dbeatstro/
“Come celebrate Valentine’s Day with a lovely three course Vegan dinner at D-Beatstro.”
Details: 2 Seatings, 6PM & 8PM. Reservations by phone: (416) 533-2328 or email: dbeatstro@gmail.com
Menu (prix fixe): Appetizers: Choice of Beet and Arugula Salad or Mushroom Trilogy Soup
Mains: Eggplant Parmigiano or Tofu Steak
Dessert: Chocolate Mousse or Creme Brûlée
Cost: $30

 

Lettuce Love Café
399 John St, Burlington, 905-637-2700, www.lettucelovecafe.com
“Looking for something to do for Valentine’s Day? We’ve got you covered!”
Menu: Pecan Crusted Tempeh with mushroom Beurre Blanc sauce and braised kale ($18) or step things up and have a small Beauty Salad, Caesar Salad or soup, and chocolate avocado mousse (prix fixe menu- $30 per person)!
Details: “No reservations required, but if you do have to wait we’ll give you a glass of champagne while you wait!”

 

 

Planta
1221 Bay St., 647-348-7000, www.plantatoronto.com
Planta has a special Valentine’s Day menu with so many delicious choices.
Menu: Starter: Cauliflower Tots with Truffle Parmesan
Snacks: Beet Pastrami, Rice Paper Rolls
Appetizers: Peruvian Ceviche (pictured), Leek and Potato Truffle Soup
Entrees: Stuffed Eggplant Rollups, Planta Salad Wraps
For the Table: Fried Brussel Sprouts
Dessert: Chef’s selection of vegan desserts
Click here to view complete menu with descriptions.

 

Rawlicious
All locations, 416-519-7150, www.rawlicious.ca
Menu (prix fixe): 3 Course Valentine’s Dinner, including Roasted Red Pepper Soup, Cannelloni with Caesar Salad, and Chocolate Strawberry Cheesecake.
When: Saturday, February 12 & Tuesday, February 14th, by reservation only, available at all Rawlicious locations. Click here for contact info for all locations.
Cost: $35 per person

 

Vegetarian Haven
17 Baldwin St., 416-621-3636, www.vegetarianhaven.com
Menu (prix fixe): Sparkling Rose or Virgin Rouge De-alcoholised wine, Soup, Salad, Hors d’oeuvres platter, a choice of two entrees (Hand Wrapped Ravioli stuffed with sautéed shiitake mushroom, lotus root, spinach, soya protein and “cream cheese” served with baby spinach, kale, parsnip, sweet peas in white wine basil pesto sauce Or Hawaiian Golden Tofu Nuggets with grilled pineapple, apple, fresh mango, fresh baby coconut, Macadamia nuts, bell peppers and dragon fruit on Seasoned Quinoa), and a choice of two desserts.
Click here to view the complete menu with descriptions.
Cost: $69.99 per person

 

Vidya’s Veggie Gourmet
238 Barrie St, Thornton, 705-458-2000, www.veggiegourmet.ca
“Enjoy an all organic, vegan, and gluten-free dinner with us followed by live music in the Great Room.”
Menu: 4 course meal including Appetizer, Salad, Choice of two entrees (Baked vegan lasagna with spinach, roasted red peppers, zucchini, basil pesto and cashew ricotta OR Truffled Mushroom Risotto with Roasted Garlic), dessert.
Click here to view the complete menu with descriptions.
Details: Saturday, February 11th; 2 seatings at 5 and 7PM. Call 705-458-2000, or click here to reserve and purchase tickets online. includes live music from 7:30-10pm.
Cost: $75 per person.

 

 

Valentine’s Day Treats

 

Bunner’s
3054 Dundas St. W., 647-352-2975 & 244 Augusta Ave., 647-350-2975, www.bunners.ca
Runner’s has some special treats available for the month of February that would be perfect for bringing home to someone this Valentine’s Day (or any day)!
-Cherry Sprinkle Pophearts (pictured): Sugar cookie sprinkle-y pop tarts stuffed with morello cherry jam and drizzled with a super vanilla glaze & naturally more sprinkles. “One of our most popular treats EVER!”
-Chocolate Chip Cherry cupcake: Chocolate cake with chocolate chips folded in, our cherry pie filling, and more pie filling pulverized and hand folded into our vanilla buttercream..yum.
-Plus a whole new cake menu to choose from, including the recently perfected “Buttercakes”- “Tender, buttery, just the right amount of sweetness – it’s the perfect cake base and we can’t wait for you to give it a try!”. Call your nearest location for details about flavour options.

 


Cosmic Treats
207 Augusta Ave., 647-352-2207, www.cosmictreats.ca
Cosmic Treats is taking advance orders for the following Valentine’s Treats:
-Gift boxes of 2 Oreo Cream Cheese Truffles and 2 Chocolate Covered Marshmallows: $7.50
-Dessert Kebabs: $6
-Chocolate or vanilla CAKE with strawberry, chocolate or vanilla icing: $20
-Plus there will also be special in-store offerings on February 11 & 12th
Details: Call or email info@cosmictreats.ca to place your order.

 

D-Beatstro
1292 Bloor St. W., 416-53D-BEAT, www.facebook.com/dbeatstro/
D-Beatsro has a selection of Valentine’s Day treats available for pre-order.
-The Valentine’s Day Box includes assorted chocolates filled with raspberry creme, espresso creme, chocolate creme and caramel;  Chocolate Truffles, and Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries (pictured); Dozen: $25, 1/2 dozen: $15
-Pink Rose Cupcakes: Chocolate or Vanilla cupcakes with Pink Rose Buttercream; Dozen: $30, 1/2 dozen: $16.50
-Chocolate-Dipped Strawberries; Dozen: $18, 1/2 dozen $10.50

Details: Call 416-533-2328 or email dbeatstro@gmail.com to place order and arrange pick up time. Available for pick-up between February 11-14.

 

Dogs of the Ganges Society
www.dogsoftheganges.com
This Valentine‘s, express your love for humans while also helping dogs!  Dogs of the Ganges Candygrams include a handmade card + vegan chocolate bar mailed to anyone in North America, or a card + jar of vegan treats hand-delivered to anyone in Toronto.  All proceeds support street dogs in India. View the options and place your order here: www.universe.com/candygrams2017

 

 

Golden Apple Confectionery
142- 171 E. Liberty St., 416-531-4664, www.thegoldenapple.ca

-The Golden Apple has beautiful Hand painted Truffles for your Valentine! “We will have our strawberry cream truffle hearts as well as our other vegan truffles, hazelnut and dark mint. These are already available in store and are $2/piece. We also have a variety of Valentine’s themed gift boxes. Boxes start at 4 pieces.”

-We will be doing large long stem strawberry bouquets and boxes in dark chocolate (v) (pre-order by Feb 13th @ 3pm). Prices starting at $25.00.

-Chocolate Champagne Bottles- Each bottle comes gift wrapped in a clear box with a red bow ready to gift! $45

-We also have a few other items which can be purchased in store our order online on our website. www.thegoldenapple.ca

 

Good Rebel
1591 Dundas St. W, 647-344-9411, www.goodrebelvegan.com
Good Rebel, Toronto’s all vegan food shop, has the following items available for Valentine’s Day:
-Velvet heart truffle boxes made by No Whey!
-Lavender and raspberry filled chocolate heart shaped chocolates made by Sjaak’s


Hotel Gelato
532 Eglinton Ave W, 416-932-2663, www.hotelgelato.com
Hotel Gelato has some exciting special flavours just for Valentine’s.
-Blood Orange Sorbet which is vegan and gluten free;
-Strawberry Nanaimo bars (pictured), also vegan and gluten free.
Stop by for these and other selections of vegan gelato and desserts.

 

 

Nanashake
4750 Yonge St., Unit 134, 416-226-6262, www.nanashake.com
Nanashake is offering customers a signature strawberry cheesecake coupling for Valentine’s Day.
“it’s February and we can feel all the love that’s in the air, friends here’s to a lot of and even more  and if you’re looking to really impress your beloved then consider treating them to this signature, vegan, gluten-free, guilt-free strawberry cheesecake coupling. It’s scrumptious, nutritious and a healthy way to say “I love you” this Valentine’s day.
Details: These handmade beauties sell for $12.99 and can be ordered through to February 11th for pickup on the 14th by calling us 416-226-6262 or dropping us an email contact@nanashake.com.

 

 

Rawlicoius
All locations, 416-519-7150, www.rawlicious.ca
Rawlicious has Valentine’s Treat Boxes available for purchase in-store. Includes a box of 6 (2 of each) Chocolate Dipped Strawberry, Cinnamon Snowball, and Chocolate Dipped Macaroon.
Cost: $15/box of 6

 

 

Tori’s Bakeshop
2188 Queen St. E., 647-350-6500, www.torisbakeshop.ca
Tori’s has some delicious options this Valentine’s Day.
-Lovers’ cake: personalized heart-shaped four-inch cake, with four layers of vanilla or chocolate cake and three layers of vanilla, chocolate, or cream cheese-style frosting (gluten-free): $20, or $24
-Chocolate truffles: handpainted, including Maldon salt and edible gold versions: $2.50 each
-Shortbread hearts: $2.00 each

 

 

Other Valentine’s Gift Ideas

 

The Big Carrot
348 Danforth Ave, 416-466-2129, www.thebigcarrot.ca
Here are some fantastic vegan gift ideas available at The Big Carrot

-Radiant Love Lotion from Living Libations: $31.49; This luscious love lube is a delectable delight that enhances an amorous day or night. Love Lotion is made to be played as a lubricant to glide, slide and ride upon hips and lips. This scintillating synergy of organic ingredients of jojoba, vanilla, schizandra berry, cinnamon and stone root coalesce for a spreadable, edible love lotion that gets things in motion.
-Giddy Yoyo Love Butter: $15.49/ 100ml; Organic, Vegan, Edible & Cruelty Free Body Care, GY RAW LOVE BUTTER is a full body edible moisturizer that nourishes and moisturizes the skin and smells and tastes like chocolate.
-Live On Chocolate Truffle Box: $22.89
-Live On Chocolate Cocoa Heart: $6.99 (All of Live On chocolate is made in micro batches by hand. They gently temper the chocolate to 84ºF – 115ºF  maintaining the enzymes and minerals. This allows them to create amazing, decadent healthy dark chocolate in a traditional manner. All the chocolate is organic and Fair Trade.
-Aloha Chakra Votive Candles: $2.49/ea; These candles are made from vegetable palm wax and come in scents designed to stimulate your chakras.

 

 

Other Valentine’s Events

 

Chocosol
1131 St. Clair Ave. W, 416-923-6675, www.chocosoltraders.com
On Saturday, February 11th, ChocoSol is hosting an intimate tour and tasting experience for individuals, couples, and families. All of our products are vegan, as well as nut-free, soy-free, and gluten-free. This means they are accessible to almost everyone! The entire Valentine’s tasting menu will be vegetarian and vegan.

Details: There are 3 sessions, each approximately 2 hours long. The cost is $25 online, $30 at the door, or family passes are available for $50. Click here to view the Facebook event page.

More information can be found at: www.universe.com/MoreThanJustAValentine
More information on ChocoSol can be found on our website or Facebook page.

 

D-Beatstro
1292 Bloor St. W., 416-53D-BEAT, www.facebook.com/dbeatstro/
D-Beatstro is having a Valentine’s Dance Party!
Details: Call Me Maybe: A Valentines Dance Party with Pop Music & Mocktails!
Friday, February 10th, 7PM, All Ages, No Cover
Click here to view Facebook Event page.