5 Culinary Escapes and Romantic Restaurants for Valentine's Day in New York

Indulge in a romantic Valentine's celebration in New York City by exploring these 5 restaurants that offer a blend of exquisite cuisine and enchanting ambiance to add a touch of magic to your Valentine's Day.

Amali offers an exquisite Valentine's Day experience featuring a Champagne Flight as an optional add-on, presenting a 2oz tasting of three unique expressions of Champagne, including Champagne Jacquart 'Brut Mosaique,' Champagne de Villepin 'Blanc de Noirs,' and Veuve Clicquot 'Brut Rosé' for $45. The Prix Fixe menu, priced at $125 per person, is exclusively available on February 14th and serves as the sole offering, with all items later available as a la carte specials in the days and the weekend following the holiday. The A la Carte additions include delectable options such as a Half Dozen Beau Soleil Oysters with Horseradish Apple Mignonette for $24. The diverse menu features enticing courses like Tuna Carpaccio, Winter Citrus, Hiromasa, Stracciatella, and an array of pasta choices. For the main course, indulge in options like Roast Chicken, Filet Mignon, Red Snapper, Colorado Lamb Chops, or enhance the experience with a decadent A4 Australian Wagyu Filet Mignon for an additional $30. Concluding the meal on a sweet note, enjoy complimentary chocolate-covered strawberries alongside tempting desserts such as Truffle Sundae, Chocolate Mousse with Morello Cherry and Luxardo Cream, Basque Cheesecake, and Creme Brûlée with Tahitian Vanilla. Amali ensures a delightful Valentine's Day celebration with a perfect blend of culinary excellence and romantic ambiance.

Fornino in Greenpoint (only) will celebrate lovebirds between February 10th - 14th (minus Monday when they're closed but don't think that needs to be highlighted), with a special Valentine’s Day Pizza Love Kit. The kit is priced at $95 and includes an Imported Cheese and Fruit Plate, a Large Salad, Two Heart shaped Pizzas, Tiramisu, Chocolates, Strawberries and a bottle of red, white or bubbly. Orders can be placed by visiting www.fornino.com. Additionally, all month long, small pizzas can be made heart shaped by request for no additional cost.

Kissaki is offering an indulgent Valentine’s Day dinner experience at their UWS (286 Columbus Ave) and Bowery (319 Bowery) locations, featuring a meticulously crafted omakase menu. At UWS, exclusively on Valentine's Day, savor an enchanting Valentine's Day 16-course Omakase, requiring a non-refundable $100 per person ticket and priced at $185, offering meticulously crafted selections, including 4 appetizers, 10 specialty nigiri, a handroll, and a dessert, with seatings available at 6 PM and 8 PM. Meanwhile, at Bowery, diners can reserve the same experience from Valentine’s Day until Sunday, February 18th! 

Enjoy a romantic evening surrounded by rose petals and the soft glow of candlelight this Valentine's Day at Nerai (55 E. 54th Street) in Midtown East, and indulge in a 4-course prix fixe menu at $140 per person. On the menu, you'll find fresh crudo, warm king crab with citrus and fennel, fresh squid ink pasta with Maine lobster, seared scallops in a red pepper-paprika sauce, and a 28-day dry-aged New York Strip, to name a few. Nerai is currently accepting dinner reservations over the phone and online via Resy. To view the 4-course prix fixe menu, click here.

Sushi Lab
@sushilab.nyc Sushi Lab in the East Village is honoring Valentine's Day with a special 16-course omakase menu! The experience, priced at $125 per person will include an arrays of delicious bites in a romantic setting. Reservations are open for both the dining room and sushi counter with seatings available at 4:30 pm, 6 pm, 7:30 pm, and 9 pm. More information can be found by visiting Resy.

No comments: