By: Jenn Cartee On: February 6, 2014 In: News, Restaurants Comments: 0

We’re fortunate to have some really amazing restaurants in our little section of Dorchester. For Valentine’s Day weekend, our favorite local spots all have something special going on:


Tavolo LogoAt Tavolo Ristorante, share Chef Nuno’s housemade extra-long fettuccini with a special someone. Other Valentine’s Day menu items include heart-beet salad and ganache-covered red velvet cake with a cream cheese frosting center. Tavolo has free parking, a full bar, and a great date-night atmosphere. For reservations, call 617-822-1918.


Dot-2-Dot Cafe Logo 10-23-12

Dot-2-Dot Café is offering a special Valentine’s Day dinner on Friday, February 14 at 6:30pm. The café will have live entertainment from singer Ali Manion and a delicious menu. Dinner is $45 for three courses, and reservations are required. Reserve by phone (617-436-2368) or email ( Check out the menu, grab some friends, and head out for a special night in a lovely neighborhood space.


Ashmont Grill LogoGIFAshmont Grill will be serving “love inspired specials” for your Valentine’s Weekend dining pleasure. The restaurant has recently added several new menu items as well – if you haven’t visited the Grill lately, it might be time for a visit! If you’re dining out on Friday and Saturday, the restaurant is accepting reservations for parties of 2. Call 617-825-4300 to make your reservation.