Searching for a romantic French restaurant for you and your sweetheart on Valentine's Day in Dallas? You're in luck. Cadot Restaurant in North Dallas serves up delicious French cuisine in a romantic atmosphere. What's even better is that it has a wonderful Valentine's Day menu!
Cadot specializes in classic French cuisine and regularly offers an extensive wine list and scrumptious artisanal cheese platters. On Valentine's Day, however, this romantic restaurant is having an even more special dinner: for $65 per person, you and your date can enjoy an over-the-top three-course French meal perfect for even the most discerning diners.
Cadot Restaurant — Photo courtesy of Cadot Restaurant
Appetizer choices include a lobster bisque bourbon and creme fraiche or baby spinach salad with orange, roasted beets, goat cheese and candied walnuts.
Main course choices include Pacific snapper with artichoke risotto, riesling butter sauce and peas; short ribs with mashed potatoes, baby arugula, horseradish and petite Syrah sauce; and flat iron steak topped with toasted almonds and gorgonzola, pommes frites and sauteed spinach.
Finish off your meal with white cherry jubilee, creme brulee, white chocolate cheesecake or a chocolate heart with meringues and mixed berries.
If you can't make it there on Friday, February 14, Cadot will be serving its standard a la carte menu items on Saturday. Some of the most popular standard menu items there include duck terrine with foie gras, pistachios and truffles; escargot sauteed in garlic cream sauce; pecan-crusted sea bass; rack of lamb; coq au vin (chicken cooked in red wine sauce); filet mignon; and veal scallopini with capers and lemon butter.
The decor at Cadot Restaurant is a combination of French country and modern minimalist elements, so you can choose to dress up or down, depending on your mood. The restaurant opened its doors in 2009, and the kitchen is led by Chef Jean-Marie Cadot, a native of Paris and the executive chef at Lavendou (another popular Dallas French restaurant) for many years. He also specializes in bakery items, so don't miss dessert there.