The Best Slidell Restaurants for a Special Valentine’s Day Dinner

Special events call for an out of the ordinary experience, one that you can cherish for many years to come.

If a special dinner is on your menu this Valentine’s Day, choose a local business that serves New Orleans style cuisine in an intimate environment, all within a ten minute drive.

Please note that all recommend reservations, so call your favorite on the list today!


1337 Gause Blvd, Slidell, LA 70458 | (985) 643-0001

Copelands Food

Serving from the regular menu on Valentine’s Day, however reservations are highly suggested. Open until 11 pm.

Copeland’s restaurants have been serving New Orleans inspired dishes since 1983. From the Creole favorites that embody the heart and soul of Southern Louisiana, to the flavorful takes on seafood, pasta, salads, steaks and desserts, Copeland’s offers something for everyone.



4820 Pontchartrain Dr., Slidell, LA 70458 | (985) 649-8055

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Michael's Restaurant

Michaels Food

Open for Valentine’s Day dinner from 5 pm – 10 pm. A special menu will be served comparable to Brennan’s, Commander’s Palace and Arnaud’s. Reservations are required.

Michael’s is a relaxed upscale waterfront Bistro, serving contemporary Creole cuisine. Michael’s cocktail lounge is a great place to unwind, with the largest selection of spirits, a wonderful martini menu, and a very extensive wine list. Open for dinner Tuesday – Saturday, available for private parties.



36440 Old Bayou Liberty Rd., Slidell, LA 70460 | (985) 643-0443

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Nathan's Restaurant

Nathans Food

Regular dinner menu will be served on Valentine’s Day plus the daily special, until 10 pm. Reservations are required.

Nathan’s Restaurant will be slightly up scaled in the hopes of capturing some of the Creole classic dishes of Louisiana. Chef Ross Eirich has cooked at many fine restaurants in New Orleans and is better known as the Executive Chef at Galatoire’s Restaurant.



1901 Bayou Ln., Slidell, LA 70458 | (985) 643-0050

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Palmettos Food

The Valentine’s menu will be a pre-fixed four course meal including dessert and appetizer. Cocktail and champagne specials available.

A true Louisiana experience, this waterfront property offers genuine southern charm and hospitality. Open since 2002, Palmettos on the Bayou is a charming and elegant Acadian style restaurant that sits on Bayou Bonfouca at the historic site of Roberts Landing.



2219 Carey St., Slidell, LA 70458 | (985) 288-5440

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Restaurant Cote'

Cote Food

Open Valentine’s Day with a special couples menu. Guests and singles are welcome to explore our drink specials next door at The Maple Room 🙂

Restaurant Cote’ is a thriving dining spot in Olde Towne Slidell where everything is made fresh. Going on three years in business, the owners are proud co-founders of the Carey St Crawl, a monthly initiative to revitalize the Olde Towne area.



850 Robert Blvd., Slidell, LA 70458 | (985) 643-9331


Youngs Food

Visit Young’s Restaurant for Valentine’s dinner, serving regular menu and reservations are recommended. Dinner will be served until 10 pm.

Since 1969 the Young Family has been welcoming their guests in a warm friendly atmosphere.  Known for their thick, juicy steaks, their menu also includes a variety of seafood dishes, mouth watering appetizers and desserts.