Roses are red, Violets are blue, Valentines Day in Jim Thorpe, The perfect place for your sweetheart and you!
Voted by Philadelphia Magazine as the “best romantic getaway,” Jim Thorpe is where you want to be for Valentine’s Day.
INN AT JIM THORPE
If you really want to go all out, plan a stay at the historical Inn at Jim Thorpe.
Built in 1849 and located in the heart of Jim Thorpe’s National Register Historic District at 24 Broadway, the Inn at Jim Thorpe offers a romantic Valentine’s Day package that includes a two night stay, an exquisite gourmet Valentine’s dinner, a complimentary bottle of wine (you can keep the glasses!), and a $7 breakfast voucher for each day.
You might also want to book a night in one of their elegant suites with a whirlpool and fireplace. Treat your sweetheart to a relaxing massage and take full advantage of their professional spa services. For reservations call 800-329-2599 or 570-325-2599.
View the Inn at Jim Thorpe Valentine's Package February 10-12, 2017
If a nice romantic dinner is all you’re looking for then Jim Thorpe has some incredible restaurants that will not disappoint.
For a truly elegant and very romantic dining experience try Moya –one of Jim Thorpe’s finest restaurants that offers innovative and contemporary cuisine. Among the very selective menu items, you might consider trying the Grilled Salmon, with shallots, ginger and a sweet soy glaze, or Medallions of Pork Tenderloin with a prune and port wine glaze, a grilled Flatiron Steak or Crab Cakes with lemon-cilantro dressing among other delicious choices. Especially impressive is that the chef at Moya makes fresh pasta for their Hand Made Fusilli with lump crab meat and fresh tomato in a cream sauce, and the Hand Made Fettuccine with fresh tomato, andouile sausage, white beans and olive oil. They also feature an exceptionally extensive wine list. Moya is located at 24 Race Street. Call 570-325-8530 and make your reservation as seating is limited. Visit http://www.jimthorpemoya.com/
TONY STELLA’S ENCORE
Located in the historical Albright Mansion (which welcomed such guests as President Cleveland and President Grant), Tony Stella’s Encore presents a truly distinctive dining experience. Anthony Stella’s reputation is legendary with over 35 years of experience in classic fine dining. Indulge in his award-winning 5-star menu and enjoy a bit of Absinthe. Tony Stella’s Encore is also known for its distinctive Absinthe Cocktails.
Receive complementary roses for the ladies, amazing drinks like “The Bleeding Heart” made just for Valentine’s Day, plus 40 beers to choose from. The address is 66 Broadway. Reservations are a must! 570-325-4440.
BROADWAY GRILLE AND PUB
Located at the historic Inn at Jim Thorpe, the Broadway Grille and Pub has planned an exclusive Valentine’s dinner menu that will have you salivating even before your meal is served! Featured entrées include Filet Oscar, Lobster Tail, and Surf and Turf with a complimentary champagne toast. The Broadway Grille and Pub is also well known for its oysters! They now serve 3 different kinds: Wild Eastern Jersey, Sweet Jesus Maryland, and Chincoteague Virginia salt oysters. Call for reservations at 570-732-4343 or visit http://broadwaygrillepub.com.
STONE ROW PUB AND EATERY
Featuring a 5-course dinner for two that includes a shared appetizer, salad and a cup of soup, choice of entrée, and dessert. What’s also great about the Stone Rob Pub and Eatery is that they offer vegetarian and vegan options. Ask about their special Valentine’s cocktails too. The address is 47 Race Street. Call 570-732-0465 for reservations or visit http://www.stoneroweatery.com/wp/
Make it a night to remember with the Penn’s Peak Valentine’s Dinner Dance featuring the The Main Street Cruisers. The menu offers Chicken Cordon Bleu, Roast Prime Rib, Maryland Crab Cakes, served with a cup of soup, salad, dessert and beverage. A cash bar is also available. Doors open at 5pm, dinner is served 5:30-7pm when the music begins by The Main Street Cruisers (7pm-9pm). Tickets include the show, meal, gratuity and applicable taxes. For reservations call the box office at 866-605-7325, or 610-826-9663 or visit http://www.pennspeak.com. Penn’s Peak is located at 325 Maury Road.
And for something really different for Valentines Day, enjoy a show at the Mauch Chunk Opera House located at 14 West Broadway. Built in 1881, and known for it’s amazing architecture, the Mauch Chunk Opera house started as a town hall featuring both an open-air farmer’s market on the first floor and a second story concert hall. It later became a regular stop on the old Vaudeville Circuit. May West and Al Jolsen performed there regularly. Fast forward to the present and experience this live music concert venue. You can buy tickets online or call the box office at 570-325-0249.
MAUCH CHUNK OPERA HOUSE