Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and we have some great ideas of ways to celebrate. Cape Cod has lots of great options from casual to fancy award-winning restaurants, shows to see and special gifts to buy. We picked the top 14 places to check out this Valentine’s Day to make it extra remarkable. So grab the one you love and get ready to impress!

Originally Published: February 7, 2022

Top 14 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day on Cape Cod

Chatham Orpheum Theater 

This theater has almost a century’s worth of history. It started as the first place to view movies in Chatham. It was closed for a period of time, before it was reopened in it’s historic home. They offer a great selection of movies. This is the perfect place to enjoy a movie before or after dinner this Valentine’s Day, while also supporting a local treasure.

Belfry Bistro (Sandwich)

This is an award-winning bistro located in a romanticly charming Inn. They have indoor dining and also a pretty and quaint back patio for when the weather is warmer. With fireplaces going and live piano music playing in the background, this cozy restaurant is everything New England including the delicious menu with fresh seafood and other local offerings. 

Falmouth Cinema Pub

Looking for dinner and a movie this Valentine’s Day? The Cinema Pub in Falmouth offers leather comfy seating with waitress service, all while you enjoy your movie! They offer 3-D and regular movies so come and support this local theater!

Estia (Mashpee + Falmouth)

Make the day/night extra special by enjoying it at this modern Greek restaurant with a twist. They serve up delicious wood stove pizzas and all sorts of authentic greek dishes. On Saturday nights they also offer live music at both locations.

Box Lunch (Wellfleet + Truro + Provincetown)

This low key spot offers tasty sandwiches with only the freshest ingredients. It is perfect for a picnic lunch for two or for the whole family. Make sure to try their signature “rollwich” which is made from the freshest pita bread with your choice of what is rolled inside. 

Cape Symphony (Hyannis)

The Cape Symphony offers great inspiring performances in a beautiful theater. They also offer a variety of classes to learn the arts. This symphony is an important part of the community so come and support! 

Siena (Mashpee)

This restaurant is conveniently located in Mashpee Commons. You can enjoy some shopping and a great Italian meal all in one visit! Siena is named after the town in Italy and draws inspiration from their namesake. This is a warm and inviting place with delicious drinks and homemade dishes to fill you up. 

The Academy of Performing Arts (Orleans)

The Academy for Performing Arts offers wonderful theatrical shows and classes. Everything is based in their historic theater that has become an iconic part of the community. They are a non-profit organization and always looking for people to join in teaching, acting and learning. Catching a show here along with dinner would make for a perfect Valentine’s Day.

Fanizzi’s (Provincetown)

This restaurant has a beautiful dining room and bar that overlooks the Provincetown Harbor!  You can expect the freshest seafood here and amazing unique Italian inspired dishes. This place is great for families or a romantic evening. 

Ghelfi’s Candies of Cape Cod (Falmouth + Mashpee)

Ghelfi’s is a staple family owned and operated candy store in Falmouth and Mashpee. Falmouth is their original location and has been around for over three decades. They offer premium handmade chocolates and candies. Perfect place for something sweet and delicious! 

Cabot’s Candy (Provincetown)

Cabot’s is a part of the history and community of Provincetown. This humble little candy shop was started in 1927 with hand-pulled saltwater taffy. Nothing says New England like some fresh saltwater taffy, now does it? To this day you can enjoy this taffy and many other sweet handmade decadent treats at their shop. The treats are also available online! 

Cape Cod Jewelers (Hyannis)

This cute little family owned jewelry store has been around for 40 years! They carry handmade jewelry from local artists. They have nautical themes to match the location and also precious gemstones. There is something here for every price range and occasion. This is a great place to get something beautiful for that beautiful person in your life this Valentine’s Day!


Hi, I'm Jen and I love to travel, go to the beach and write about all the places I have visited. I also have a bucket list of places I can't wait to try! I've visited Cape Cod every summer since I was a kid and now enjoy traveling to all great beach destinations! I have worked in the travel industry for all of my career. I love sharing my experiences of different restaurants and places and helping travelers find the best fit for them!

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