Valentine’s Day at the Nittany Lion Inn

The Nittany Lion Inn, in all its warm and inviting glory, is an ideal place to spend a romantic Valentine's Day evening.

Their special four-course menu will offer exquisite specialties as well as some of the Inn's most famous local favorites, like their Lobster Bisque and Death by Chocolate Cake. 

Check out the full menu below.






Choice of Appetizer

Fire and Ice Oysters
Two Fresh Raw Oysters with a Mignonette, finished with Grains of Paradise, and Two Chicken Fried Oysters with a Slightly Spicy Hollandaise

Crispy Confit Duck Bao (Steam Buns)
Served with Scallions, Cucumber, Hoisin and a Sweet Chili Sauce

Wine Pairing (Choice of one):
Pinot Gris by Ponzi, Willamette Valley, OR ’14    
Malbec by Francis Coppola, Diamond Collection, CA ‘13


Choice of Salad or Soup

Baby Frisee, Green Apple, Toasted Walnut, and Broiled Buche de Chevre 
With Grilled Bread and White Wine Vinaigrette

Nittany Lion Inn Lobster Bisque

Wine Pairing (Choice of one):
Albarino by Fillaboa, Rias Baixas, Spain ‘12
Beaujolais-Villages, by Louis Jadot, France ‘13


Choice of Entree

Grilled Petite Filet Mignon
House-Made Parmesan Frites, Shallot Pan Jus, Smoked Tomato Confit, and Arugula

Pan Seared Skate
Served with Cauliflower Grits, Roasted Haricots Verts, and Rouille

Wine Pairing (Choice of one):
Chardonnay by The Calling, Dutton Ranch, Russian River Valley, CA ‘13
Cabernet Sauvignon by Los Vascos, Grande Reserve, Colchagua, Chile ‘11



Death by Chocolate Cake

Wine Pairing:
Sparkling by Argyle, Vintage Brut, Willamette Valley, OR ‘11


And don't forget that the Nittany Lion Inn also offers its awesome Couple's Escape Package for an overnight getaway, if you're feeling like indulging in your relationship even more. After all, what better time is there to indulge than Valentine's Day?

You can make your dinner reservations by calling 814-865-8590, or Couple's Package reservations at 814-863-5050.


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