Read this if you don’t have Valentine’s plans yet

What do you mean you haven't nailed down your Valentine's Day plans yet? Never fear - DUMBO offers a plethora of romantic (and just plain fun) options:


  • 66 Water Street: A special prix fixe menu ($49 per person) from Executive Chef John Lemon features indulgent dishes like lobster, duck and double chocolate cake. Seatings at 7pm and 9pm. For reservations, call 718.625.9352.
  • AlMar: This neighborhood Italian spot offers a special Valentine's Day menu. For reservations, call 718.855.5288.
  • Gran Electrica: A four course tasking menu ($55 per person) features tasty Mexican treats like Beet Aguachile and Pescado a la Veracruzano, plus drink specials at the bar. For reservations, call 718.852.2700.
  • reBar: Forget flowers? Purchase roses here, along with a special prix fixe menu ($45 per person) and additional specials. For reservations, call 718.766.9110.
  • Vinegar Hill House: A special prix fixe menu ($95 per person) with recommended wine pairings includes seared beef heart and grilled quail. For reservations, contact


(For more Cupid-inspired intel, check out our list of local Valentine's Day gifts and flower-buying tips from Gramercy Park Flower Shop's Tom Sakas.)