Now that the Super Bowl 50 has come and go, ladies and gentlemen it is time to make your Valentine’s Day reservations. Whether you love or loathe the day, there are plenty of options to choose from, as the holiday falls on a Sunday this year. All the action will kickoff at the start of the weekend.
1 Howl at the Moon - Friday, February 12th
Bring in a torn picture of your ex to Howl at the Moon's Singles party and gain free admission to a night that will surely take your mind off the fact that you're single. Specialty priced Miller Lite and Skyy Cocktails will be offered up all night and guests are invited to catch a non-stop musical performance beginning at 8 p.m. from some of the city's most talented musicians playing anything your broken heart desires till the lights come on. And don't be surprised if a Broadway performer stops by to sing a showstopping number since castmembers from "On Your Feet" and "Jersey Boys" have been spotted and this new hot spot in the last month. Doors Open at 5 p.m., Performances Begin at 6 p.m.
240 W. 52nd Street New York, NY 10019
2 City Lobster & Steak – Valentine’s Day Weekend
Midtown favorite City Lobster & Steak has something for everyone this Valentine’s Day weekend with a three-course price fixe menu. Appetizer options include “Down East” Lobster Chowder, Nola “French Quarter” Blue Crab Beignets and Classic Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, followed by entrées choices like Chesapeake Bay Jumbo Lump Crabcakes, a New England Lobster and Mussel Steamed Pot and Crispy Skin Norwegian Salmon. And who could forget dessert with delicious dishes like Manhattan Crème Brulee Cheesecake, a Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie and Florida Key Lime Pie.
121 West 49th Street New York, NY 10019
3 Molos – Valentine’s Day Weekend
This refined Greek-inspired seafood restaurant located on the Hudson River has the most spectacular unobstructed views of the New York City skyline, making it one of the most romantic spots in the Metropolitan area to bring a loved one. Molos will serve up a $75 three-course price fixe menu for the occasion. Executive Chef Gregory Zapantis will serve up appetizer choices including Shrimp Santorini, Char-Grilled Octopus or Lobster Ravioli followed by entrées ranging from Chilean Sea Bass, to Surf and Turf. The night will cap off with a selection of desserts for the table. Molos is easily accessible via a 10 minute escape from Manhattan via NY Waterway. For reservations Friday-Sunday, please visit the site.
1 Pershing Road Weehawken, NJ 07086
4 Inwood Bar and Grill - Valentine's Day Weekend
The new uptown neighborhood favorite Inwood Bar and Grill is offering up a $75 three-course price fixe menu for Valentine's Eve and Day. Executive Chef Davo Lazala will treat greats to amuse of foie gras or ahi tuna to start followed by a choice of salad and then choice of entree ranging from olive oil poached halibut, to a grass fed tenderloin. Then dinner can be capped off with an indulgent chocolate molten lava cake for two.
4892 Broadway New York, NY 10034
5 Village Pourhouse – Sunday, February 14th
Village Pourhouse will host a Dart to the Heart Party on Valentine’s Day where guests will be encouraged to bring and then place photos of their exes on a dart board. If you hit them where it hurts, you will get rewarded with a free pitcher of beer.
Third Ave & E 11th Street New York, NY 10003