Still wondering where to take your loved one today? Our favorite organic and vegan restaurant, Gratitude at Castaway Commons on Westcliff Drive in Newport Beach is offering delicious Valentine’s Day specials.
“LOVING” Dessert Special, $10 is strawberry meringue heart on pecan date cacao crust, topped with cashew coconut whipped cream, chocolate sauce and marinated strawberries. You can stop in for “ENAMORED” a Natural Libido Stimulant Shot, rose water, ashwaganda, ginseng, maca, mucuna, GT’s Tantric Turmeric Kombucha, lemon, agave, hibiscus flower tea
“MAKE LOVE NOT WAR” Cocktail, $13 tequila anejo, rose water, house grenadine, lime, apple bitters, ashwaganda, ginseng, maca, mucuna, aquafaba.
Gratitude specializes in seasonally-driven dishes from chef Dreux Ellis, and organic cocktails crafted by Jason Eisner, from Café Gratitude's Mexican counterpart, Gracias Madre in West Hollywood.
It’s open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with an adjacent Gratitude To-Go space for grab-and-go items like freshly pressed organic juices, as well as health and wellness items from The Detox Market.
Open daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Gratitude is at 1617 Westcliff Drive in Newport Beach. 949.386.8103.