|courtesy White Castle|
|Love is in the air. And the distinctive smell of White Castle sliders.|
But if they show up at Castle doors between 5 and 8 p.m., they'll get turned away. This year marks the 20th anniversary of area Castles serving dinner for lovebirds, which means shutting down counters and converting their front rooms into restaurants, complete with menus and cheesecake-on-a-stick for dessert.
"Everyone comes," says Leisa Karl, White Castle's area training coordinator. "We have couples who met at White Castle. This year we have a 20th wedding anniversary and a 51st anniversary. We have families; we have new joiners to the Crave family; we have people who have been coming for 20 years."
White Castle packs 'em in for Valentine's Day [VIDEO]
Last-minute Valentine's Day reservations
Top 5: Most low-brow Valentine's Day dinners