Plan Valentine’s Day in Miami County

February 3, 2022

Plan a romantic weekend getaway in Miami County. With Valentine’s Day around the corner,
reserve a table at some of our upscale restaurants and local wineries.
With plenty of entertainment options, Miami County is considered a place for everyone who
enjoys culture, art, great food, and fun adventures. While we share a lot about our down-home,
casual community, our fine-dining establishments are equally deserving of the spotlight.
With a variety of options to choose from, we’ve listed a few romantic spots to add to your bucket
list during your next visit. These restaurants and wineries are perfect for celebrating Valentine’s
Day, a honeymoon, or just a romantic getaway.

Upscale Wineries and Restaurants in Miami County

Old Mason Winery & Vineyard

Enjoy a romantic wine-tasting flight at Old Mason Winery & Vineyard with your sweetheart. Not
only do they have an excellent selection of dry to sweet wines, but they also host musical
events throughout the year.
Family-owned and operated since 2013, the Clark family puts a lot of love and careful attention
into each wine.
When weather permits, the winery offers 1- and 2-ounce five-wine tasting flights on the back
patio. Old Mason Winery also has a comfy wine loft and cozy fireplace tasting area open daily.
Bring your sweetheart, learn about wine, and expand your knowledge in a friendly and
welcoming environment. For tasting times, call (937) 698-1122.

Indian Creek Distillery

Indian Creek Distillery is a small artisan farm distillery featuring handcrafted frontier whiskeys,
made with local corn and rye.
This is the perfect activity for those who love getting a glimpse of history, learning something
new, and sharing the moment with someone special…and a little whiskey.
Guests learn about the story of the property, take a distillery tour, and enjoy a flight tasting.
Don’t forget to stop by the gift shop! With a variety of products from local small businesses in the
area, including unique gift items, delicious StillHouse Maple Syrup, StillHouse Bourbon-Infused
Honey, and more, you can find the perfect gift for your sweetheart.

The Caroline

The Caroline offers a unique dining experience in an upscale but comfortable setting, serving
classic American fare in Troy, Ohio.
As a fine-dining destination, the menu features a variety of dishes such as seared ahi tuna, crab
cakes, and shrimp cocktail. In addition, the restaurant also offers more casual menu options
such as pork chops, sandwiches, burgers, and salads.
For Valentine’s Day, treat your date to a special Valentine’s Dinner on Friday, February 11th, and
Saturday, February 12th from 4 – 9 pm.
This celebration features a special menu with options including crab cakes, pork egg rolls, and
shrimp bisque for appetizers. With prime rib, glazed salmon, Jumbo sea scallop linguine, or
chicken ravioli for entree options.
Don’t forget to save room for dessert with a slice of triple chocolate cake or carrot cake to share.
Call (937) 552-7676 to make your reservation today.

Coldwater Cafe

Coldwater Cafe in Tipp City is a perfect romantic destination for a memorable meal. Enjoy a
variety of signature dishes for lunch or dinner, like the tender Scottish salmon or the filet.
The dinner menu features lobster crab cakes, classic wedge salad, lamb chops, scallops, pasta,
and more. Coldwater Cafe offers gluten-free and vegetarian options as well.
The signature dessert is a hefty slice of carrot cake that weighs in at over a pound… perfect size
for sharing!

Smith’s Boathouse

If you’re looking for a great meal in a romantic destination, look no further than Smith’s
Boathouse. Smith’s Boathouse is located in Troy’s Treasure Island Park, right on the banks of
the Great Miami River.
Smith’s Boathouse is well-known for its fresh seafood, superior steaks, and seasonal
ingredients. Each dish is created with exceptional attention to detail, perfectly seasoned, and
beautifully plated.
Favorites include jumbo sea scallops served with sautéed greens, bacon marmalade and
ginger-honey glaze, charbroiled Norwegian salmon filet, and a classic fish and chips dish served
with fries and a unique caper-dill tartar sauce.
The extensive menu also features a variety of options besides seafood, including pasta, steaks,
chicken, and salads. Other popular choices are a pecorino crusted chicken parmesan, filet
mignon, and a char broil flank steak served with Meyer lemon risotto.

3 Joe’s Pizzeria and Trattoria

For a classic romantic dinner, go Italian! 3 Joe’s Pizzeria is a long-time staple in Piqua. For more
than 50 years, the Williamson family has been dishing out great pizza, pasta, and sandwiches to
the Piqua community.
Enjoy pasta classics like Spaghetti with Meatballs, Fettuccine Alfredo, or Cacio e Pepe for a
vegetarian meal. If splitting a pie is more your style, try traditional or Neapolitan-style pizzas with
a variety of different toppings.
With more than 30 menu items, we are sure you and your sweetheart will find something
delicious to enjoy together.
Make reservations for date night, or enjoy a night in with delivery!

Basil’s On Market

Basil’s on Market serves elevated comfort food in a casual atmosphere. Inspired by the idea of
fresh, local ingredients, Chef Todd Uhlir and Jeffrey Finklestein have opened up three locations
in Beavercreek, Dayton, and Troy, Ohio.
The menu features casual classics like deviled eggs and baby back ribs, but also offers options
perfect for special occasions like Basil’s Signature Fries, seasoned with Truffle oil or the Lobster
Mac and Cheese.
The menu also includes items like tacos, short ribs, steak, and pasta dishes.
Don’t forget to peruse their extensive bourbon, wine, beer, and cocktail list with plenty of options
to choose from.
End dinner on a sweet note by sharing a classic Creme Brulee, a slice of chocolate fudge cake,
or cheesecake.

Make sure to add these delicious options to your itinerary. We look forward to your visit with us!
Contact the Miami County Visitors and Convention Bureau for more information about our area.