Tag Archives: Fine Dining

GET $300 in FREE Gift Certificates on Small Business Saturday

The Best Way To Beat The Crowds? Shop Small! Small Business Saturday is a great way to support local merchants, and yes, Valentien is participating! SHOPPING GOT YOU DOWN? Here’s Your Solution! FOR A VERY LIMITED TIME! We Have A Very Special Offer Available: ONE DAY ONLY Saturday November 28th, 2015 10:00 AM – 10:00 […]

Harvest Dinner 2015

Join us on Thursday, October 15th as we celebrate fall harvest.  Reception begins at 6:00 PM.  Sit Down Dinner Service begins at 6:30 PM Start your evening with a few seasonal appetizers. We will be serving these outside on our patio during a reception period.  Meet your fellow attendees, visit with local growers, or just […]

Seafood Celebration FAQs

Quite a few of you had quite a few questions about our upcoming Fruits de Mer Seafood Celebration.  We’ve decided to answer them all in one convenient place for you.   If you don’t see your particular question addressed below, feel free to email us at info@valentienrestaurant.com and we will assist you.  If you’re just looking […]

Fall Events at Valentien

September 10th- Bakersfield Museum of Art Fall Exhibit Opening.  Valentien will be at BMOA pouring wine for attendees.  AND Valentien will be open for dinner service and will donate 10%  of anyone’s bill that mentions Bakersfield Museum of Art. September 19th-  Seafood Celebration! Fruits de Mer Night Valentien will be serving up a Raw Bar […]

Seafood Celebration

September 19th-  Seafood Celebration! Fruits de Mer Night Valentien will be serving up a Raw Bar and other seafood delights.  The highlight of the night? Our chef will be stationed behind our one-night-only seafood bar, ready to freshly shuck as many oysters as you’d like.  Now taking advance reservations. 661-864-0397  Check below for all the […]

A Sweet Ending To Your Evening

Our very own Chef Daisy has come up with three just-for-summer treats that she would love to serve up for you.   Read below for details.  Oh, and for those die-hard Chocolate Soufflé fans? Don’t worry, we’ve still got you covered. Sweet, Sweet, Bliss Chef Daisy has created three spectacular treats, each capturing the spirit of […]

Far Niente Wine Dinner

ANNOUNCING A VERY SPECIAL WINE DINNER Featuring the wines of Far Niente In conjunction with Bakersfield Friends of Wine, Valentien is opening for a one-time special Sunday supper. Join us on Sunday, August 9th for a very special dinner featuring the wines of Far Niente Winery.   Call to reserve a seat to this special Sunday […]

Bastille Days 2015 Was Quite The Party

The week got off to a quiet start on Monday, but from then on out, the energy was unstoppable.   The week ended with a costume contest and many of our patrons got waaaay into the spirit!  You may have seen us on TV, read about us on a blog, heard us on the radio, or […]

Party Like You’re French!

Bastille Days in Bakersfield! Yes, it’s true.  Come to Valentien Restaurant July 13th – July 18th to “Party Like You’re French”   Each night offers something special! Stickler for Accuracy? Come in on Tuesday the 14th! It’s really, truthfully the honest to King Louis XVI, Bastille Day!  This night you can count on a visit […]

SOLD OUT Tour de France Wine Dinner

Le Tour de France Jeramy Is Mapping Things Out. Pun Intended. Why should Bastille Day just be on the 14th? We are celebrating an entire week at Valentien Restaurant! Take a journey through France! You won’t have to get on plane, train, or bicycle. Nope.  Jeramy is taking guests on an around the country taste […]

Summer Solstice Celebration Menu!

This event is currently SOLD OUT.  However, we are taking names for a wait-list and we may have seats opening. Please call to add your name to the wait-list. 661-864-0397 All Produce and Meats from Autonomy Farms!   MENU  (subject to change, due to harvest)  Complimentary Arrival Cocktail or Mocktail (for those not drinking) “Sparkling […]

Bastille Days 2015

Join us for our 9th annual Bastille Days celebration! Celebrate all things French! That’s right, no need to travel to France.   We are celebrating Bastille Day right here in Bakersfield, California for an entire week at Valentien Restaurant. Schedule of Events Monday, July 13th:  Our Special All-French Menu Launches.  Join us for dinner or […]

Chocolate Soufflé. Always A Classic.

If you haven’t tried it yet, ask those in the know.  The Valentien Chocolate Soufflé is a can’t miss item on our menu. Valentien Chocolate Soufflé photo credit Michael Riccomini Photography Little Known Fact:  The Valentien Chocolate Soufflé is GLUTEN FREE! Yep. It’s true.  So, even if you’re avoiding flour and gluten, you can have […]

The Best In Town?

In a town filled with incredible restaurants, we felt beyond lucky to read a recent review in The Bakersfield Californian. Thank you Mr. Tittl for recognizing our talented kitchen and dedicated service staff.  We’re grateful for the acknowledgement.  Just like so many in this industry, we all work long hours for not much reward.  All […]

Friday Nights Are The Best! Ceviche will be served.

Also inspired by @thebmoa Rhubarb Ceviche with Herb Masa Strips #Valentien #ceviche #rhubarb #scallops #shrimp A photo posted by Jennifer Valentien (@jennifervalentien) on Apr 23, 2015 at 6:31pm PDT