DUMBO is for Lovers

For many, February 14th is a day filled with proclamations of adoration and joy; while for others, it is a day of frenzied planning and confused missions for the perfect gift. Below, a guide to romantic dinner options in DUMBO. We recommend making reservations as soon as possible and topping the night off with some candy from DUMBO’s finest. Be sure to also check out Gramercy Flowers’ guide to stemmed selections for your sweetheart here.

Wine and dine your special someone:

  • AlMar – Valentine’s Day specials: linguine with lobster, filet mignon with foie gras and spaghetti with strawberries.  All couples will receive complimentary prosecco to start.  718-855-5288
  • The Gallery Cafe – special Prix Fixe menu for $49 per guest includes a 3 course meal served with amuse-bouche, one bottle of champagne (per couple) and fresh roses. Seatings available every hour from 5-11PM. Reservations only and a 10% deposit is required.  718-797-1695
  • reBar – special Prix Fixe menu for $45 per guest includes a 3 course meal with a glass of prosecco.  Reservations are recommended.  Seasonal and fresh! 718-797-2322
  • SuperfineThe Blue Vipers of Brooklyn provide the evening’s entertainment, playing three sets from 7:00-11:00PM.  No cover, but reservations are recommended. There will also be a special supper club menu and homemade chocolates. 718-243-9005
  • Vinegar Hill House – reservations for parties of all sizes.  Special Prix Fixe menu for $75 per guest includes an appetizer, an entrée, and dessert (any beverage, tax, and gratuity is additional).  There is an early seating and a late seating.  718-522-1018
  • Water Street Restaurant & Lounge – special Prix Fixe menu for $37.50 per guest and includes a glass of champagne with a strawberry garnish.  718-625-9352

All things sweet for your sweet:

  • Dewey’s Candy – For last minute shoppers, Dewey’s will be serving wine and champagne from 5:00-7:00PM on February 14th.  Customize a gift basket with favorites like Red Gummy Bears, Hot Tamales, Cinnamon Imperials and Pucker Power Sour Lips.  And don’t forget to say what you feel (with old school conversation hearts; we hear they are going fast)!
  • Jacques Torres – Special hand dipped chocolate strawberries will be available February 11th, 12th and 14th.  Also on the 11th, a wine tasting of Fonseca Bin 27 and Tattinger Prestige Rose and the corresponding Jacques Torres bon bons will take place from noon to 2:00PM.  Sweetening the deal, Blanc et Rouge will be offering 10% off the tasting wines too!

Feel like candy and dinner aren’t enough?  Show your affection with Tattly’s special February 14th collection, not for forever, just for Valentine’s Day.