Seattle Valentine’s Day entertainment covers everything from a “pity party” to a table for two with a view. Whether you’re looking for an offbeat singles event or a traditional romantic date, here’s your guide to the best V-Day happenings.

Below you’ll find local restaurants and venues featured by Seattle Times staff. Visit the related links on the right for reviews and previews as well as some of our favorite Valentine’s Day movies and books.

Already have Feb. 14 plans? Looking back on a memorable Valentine’s Day? Share your favorite romantic eateries, movies, books and events on our Valentine’s Day Guide comment thread.