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The Perfect Romantic Gesture: Valentine’s Day Ideas You can Find in Mission

It’s that time of the year again. Love is flowing, hearts are full, and  . Valentine’s Day is just a few weeks away, and for some of us, that means planning, planning, and then more planning. We want to make sure the day is just as special as our significant others.

Some of us will opt to treat that special someone in our lives with an intimate dinner and a lavish gift. Others of us may choose a more simple gesture like a beautiful bouquet of flowers along with some delectable candy.

But whatever your choice might be, your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce is here to help you make the right decisions. With tons of various businesses to choose from locally, you are sure to find the perfect gesture among our members.

The perfect dining spots for the special occasion.

If you are looking for an intimate dining moment with your date, your search stops here. At these fine establishments, conversations will flow and your date will love all of the delicious dishes.

Koko’s Mexican Restaurant

4809 W. Expy 83, McAllen


If you have never been to Koko’s, now is the time perfect time to give it a whirl. Call to make your reservation for Valentine’s Day; your date will thank you (and so will your stomach). Koko’s offers a variety of dishes including traditional enchiladas, shrimp tacos, seafood platters, chicken with poblano crema, fajita platters, and many more delectable plates. To top things off, they also offer a spectacular selection of Cheese Cake Factory deserts – ahhhmazing. It’s best to call ahead of time to beat the crowd, so make your reservations today.

Hacienda Del Patron

4401 W. Bus 83, McAllen


Taking your date to Hacienda will most definitely score you some major points! From their authentic appetizers, to their spectacular main dishes, every course is guaranteed to satisfy their palate. Who can say no to selections such as, crab stuffed banana peppers, veggie enchiladas, huastecas steak, coconut shrimp, and much more. Hacienda Del Patron is taking reservations now, so don’t pass this option by – grab your spot now.

Peppers at Uptown

4620 N. 10th St., McAllen


One of McAllen’s finest establishments, Peppers at Uptown will be offering a Valentine’s Day dinner menu. Be ready to be ooooh’d and aaaah’d with the amazing gourmet dishes prepared by their talented chefs. The menu for Valentine’s Day will be available for review soon, so keep your eyes open for it. You won’t want to miss out. Call ahead for reservations.

Give them flowers that are as beautiful as they are.

A bouquet of gorgeous flowers can be the way to that special someone’s hearts. The meaningful gesture of choosing that perfect bouquet for that special someone can mean the world. Studies have shown that flower can have a tremendous impact, so consider the following flower shops to do make that purchase.

Lucy’s Flowers and Gifts

2302 N. Conway, Mission


Lucy’s is the perfect stop to pick up that special bouquet for your partner. For Valentine’s Day, Lucy’s is currently offering a set of Mixed Flowers for the great price of $45. You can choose from a colorful bouquet of roses, or stick to the more traditional colors of red and white. Delivery is available for purchases over $45.

It doesn’t have to just be dinner and flowers.

The City of Mission offers a bevy of specialty shops and businesses to meet the needs and likes of everyone – including your sweetheart. If you want to spice things up a bit and move away from the traditional gifts, then consider the following places to offer that special someone in your life an extra hint of “I love you”.

Couture Nails

106 E. 8th St., Mission


Your sweetheart will undoubtedly love to be spoiled on Valentine’s Day, and what better way to show them that extra care by getting them a manicure and pedicure. Couture Nails is currently offering fantastic deals on services such as shellac application and pedicures. Contact them for more information, and yes ladies, you can purchase a service for that special someone in your life as well. Everybody likes to be well groomed.

Laying Hands

301 W.Griffin Pkwy, Mission


What better way to say, “I love you”, then by purchasing your loved one a gift certificate for a nice, relaxing, and soothing massage. We all experience some sort of stress throughout the day and being able to relieve some of that with massage therapy is the perfect solution. Head on over to Laying Hands to purchase a certificate for your loved one. Your significant other will thank you and you will be happy with a more relaxed partner. It’s a win, win!

Your Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce can help you supply with additional services and business if you’re interested. We are here to help your experience in the city be a great one. You can view our many other members here or call us at 956-585-2727 for more information.