by Tara Morgan
Slackers: You can now heave a collective sigh of relief. It's not too late to snag a table at one of your favorite local restaurants for Valentine's Day. Here's a list of what's still available as of today. Please add any we missed in the comments section below.
13th Street Pub and Grill: Prix-fixe three-course dinner special, which includes crab-stuffed beef tenderloin with whiskey peppercorn sauce. Also included in the price is a bottle of red or white wine from Zhou Zhou, or a bottle of champagne. Reservations available at 5, 7 and 9 p.m., but walk-ins are welcome. 1520 N. 13th St., 208-353-0303.
Barbacoa: Four-course dinner menu, $85 per person. Candy, 12 roses and a card on Valentine's Day. Reservations required. Booked between 6-7 p.m., but there are still some available at 5-5:30 p.m., and 8-10 p.m. 276 W. Bobwhite Court, 208-338-5000, barbacoa-boise.com.
Berryhill and Co.: Special Valentine's menu with dishes like baked escargot and scallop orecchiette. Reservations still available early and late. 121 N. Ninth St., Ste. 102, 208-387-3553, Ext. 1, berryhillandco.com.
Casanova Pizzeria: Special signature pizza and dessert. No reservations needed. 1204 S. Vista Ave., 208-331-3535, casanovapizzeria.com.
Emilio's: Normal dinner menu with a couple of specials. Reservations recommended. Seatings at 5, 5:30, 7, 7:30, 8, 8:30, 9 and 9:30 p.m. 245 S. Capitol Blvd., 208-333-8002, emiliosboise.com.
Flying Pie: Selling heart-shaped pizzas in any size. Call the day before or day-of to reserve. 4320 W. State St., 208-384-0000; 6508 W. Fairview Ave., 208-345-0000, flyingpie.com.
Le Coq Rouge: Completely booked on Feb. 14, but the Valentine’s Day theme and special menu are available on Friday, Feb. 10, through Monday, Feb. 13. 1320 S. Maple Grove Road, 208-376-9463.
Ling & Louie's Asian Bar and Grill: Special Valentine's Day menu. Reservations available. The Portico, 3210 E. Louise Drive, Meridian, 208-888-5000, meridian.lingandlouies.com.
Ono Hawaiian Cafe: Regular menu and multiple-course special for couples with plenty of reservations still available. 2170 Broadway Ave., 208-429-6800, onocafe.net.
Red Feather: Valentine's menu specials. Reservations highly recommended. A couple of tables are still open either early or late. 246 N. Eighth St., 208-429-6340, bcrfl.com/redfeather.
Salt Tears Coffeehouse and Noshery: Three-course, prix-fixe dinner with tableside service for $25 per person. Dishes include white truffle and wild mushroom lasagna. Reservations recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. Reserve your spot by purchasing a $10 champagne voucher good for two glasses on Valentine’s Day. 4714 W. State St., 208-275-0017, salttears.com.
Seasons Bistro Wine Bar: Prime rib and salmon dinner with live music from Michael Laky, $65 per couple, reservations still available. Check out Season’s Facebook page for a special Valentine’s Day deal. 1117 E. Winding Creek Drive, Eagle, 208-939-6680, seasonseaglerestaurant.com.
Twig's Cellar: Valentine’s special includes a bottle of bubbly, a rose and a decadent dessert to share for $25. Plenty of reservations still available. 816 Bannock St., 208-344-8944, twigscellar.com.