Best Valentine Date Night Dessert Spots in Boise

February 1, 2019

by hotel43

By mid-February, everyone is on the lookout for Cupid's arrow. Valentine's Day is a time for cards, sweet confections, and gestures of love. The celebration can be made even more special with a romantic getaway. These lovers’ excursions can be anything from a night on the town or part of a well-deserved vacation to new and favorite locales. If your hearts take you to Idaho, here are some downtown suggestions for a truly memorable Valentine's Day date night in Boise.

young couple embracing


Star-crossed lovers looking for a delicious meal won’t have to look further than Chandlers Steakhouse at Hotel 43 in the heart of downtown Boise. This place is an upscale dinner house with incredible Kobe-style beef and prime steaks. Owned by award-winning restaurateur Rex Chandler, his namesake establishment has people coming from far and wide for a truly exquisite dining experience.

champagne in a bucket at Chandlers Steakhouse

As if great steaks and a spectacular martini bar weren't enough, Chandlers Steakhouse also has a delectable dessert that is just too good to share. Their Double Belgian Chocolate Soufflé finished with Grand Marnier cream and chocolate sauce is heavenly. Chandlers is open 7 nights a week for dinner starting at 5:30 pm. Their Martini Bar opens daily at 4:00 pm. for cocktails, light appetizers, and live jazz entertainment. If you want a more private meal with your loved one, enjoy room service in your Hotel 43 suite courtesy of Chandlers Steakhouse!


Voted Boise's best dessert, The STIL is a creamery that has things done right. This ice cream shop makes their flavors by hand with the finest ingredients and serves up dozens of delicious scoops. Try something new on your Boise date night with booze-infused flavors. That's right, you can try beer-flavored ice cream or choose your favorite scoop with beer and wine pairings. Also on the menu are affogatos and handmade ice cream sandwiches. Make some sweet memories at The STIL on 786 West Broad Street.

Chip Cookies

If you are in the thick of romantic plans on Valentine's Day but are craving something sweet for you and your date, how about the best cookies in Boise, Idaho? Born out of a love of fresh, warm chocolate chip cookies, Chip is the only cookie delivery service in the city. They will deliver to your comfortable accommodations at Hotel 43 with some ice-cold milk to wash the cookies down.

hand reaching for chocolate chip cookie

Guru Donuts

If your Valentine's Day adventures take you through the core of downtown Boise, and if you fancy something fresh, you and your date will love the snacks made by the wise bakers of Guru Donuts. All from scratch and all from local ingredients, there is nothing quite like the taste of just-out-of-the-fryer donuts. Pair that with a delicious espresso or latte and your date night in Boise is set! Located at 928 West Main Street, take a stroll to Boise's favorite donut shop. They’re so good that you might even want to take some back to your room.  

fancy donuts spread on a surface

Love and sugar are in the air in Boise, Idaho. Book your romantic holiday accommodations at Hotel 43 today!