Friends, Lovers, or Nothing: Valentine’s Day in Meatpacking
February 3, 2020
No matter what your relationship status may be, Valentine’s day is just around the corner. On this February 14th celebrate the day of love in whatever form it may be.
FOR THE LOVE
Looking for somewhere to woo your significant other? These spots are ready to impress your date and your stomach.
For Him, For Her
Bagatelle will offer a special Valentine’s Day menu, available a la carte or pre-fixe ($85/person), as well as the full menu. Guests are invited to dine on Valentine’s Day menu selections including Scallop Carpaccio, Duck Breast and Foie Gras, and a heart of chocolate. Craft cocktails will include For Her, made with fresh white peach puree, Grand Marnier and Japanese yuzu topped with Moët Chandon Brut Imperial and perfumed with homemade rosewater, and For Him made with saffron infused Bulleit Bourbon, homemade chocolate bitters and honey syrup.
Make your love permanent
A stamp of approval so to speak. The Standard is offering mini tattoos by Fun City in the shop on Valentine’s Day. Bookings are based on a first come, first serve basis.
Travel to another world while staying in NYC
There’s a new chef in town at Intersect by Lexus. The acclaimed O Pedro restaurant from Mumbai is the new restaurant in residence beginning February 1. O Pedro is one of India’s most celebrated restaurants, offering a fusion menu of both Portuguese and Goan influence designed to bring the Goan way of life closer to Mumbai. For a one of a kind (and limited) dining experience, Intersect is your best bet this V-day.
Hit me with your best shot
Single and ready to mingle or looking for a vibe, Catch is for sure the best place to people watch. In addition to the full a la carte menu, Valentine’s Day specials include Heart Shaped Bluefin Tuna Roll, Surf + Turf Skewers, Broiled 2lb Lobster Thermidor “For 2”, Heart Shaped “Hit Me” Chocolate Cake, Strawberry “Valentine’s Day” Macaroons.
Did you say margaritas?
If chips, guac and margs are more in line with how you want to spend your Valentine’s Day, Bodega Negra is your place. On Valentine’s Day they’ll be offering Guacamole, Tacos de Alambre, Enchiladas and a “Set My Heart on Fire dessert”.
The Romance is On
Join Fig + Olive to indulge in a romantic 4-course Valentine’s Day dinner prix fixe, optional wine pairing, specialty cocktails, live music and more! Prix fixe dinner $75 and wine pairing $42.
Oysters, Champagne, + Pasta
FOR THE GALS
Winter Rose Garden
Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day or Galentine’s Day, The Winter Rose Garden in the Dream Hotel is an oasis you don’t want to miss. There are two packages being offered to celebrate on February 13 + 14.
The Love Loft
This Valentine’s Day, Bagatelle Group’s new rooftop concept at Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC, B. On Top, will unveil the Love Loft: a must-visit experience for date night or Galentine’s outings. The indoor Loft will feature an elaborate floral display and guests can sit around the warming fireplace to dine on the special Valentine’s chocolate menu, including truffles, chocolate mousse, and a personal chocolate and fruit fountain. Guests can sip on the featured Pretty in Pink cocktail, with Tito’s, Aperol, fresh strawberries with rosemary and topped off with Champagne.
Back Bar Revival
Get ready for a Back Bar Revival this Valentine’s. This February 14th Toro NYC will be opening the 16th Street entrance once again from 7 PM – 12 AM and providing you with speakeasy vibes and live music by Belle Shea & Friends. Music will be from 8-10 PM with no cover. Enjoy a fun new list of cocktails and Bar Bites while hanging with your friends and honeys. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot or table.
FOR YOURSELF OR SOMEONE ELSE
No matter what your relationship status may be, treat yourself or gift someone else.
Eat your heart out
Gift your friend, lover, or yourself with special Linzer cookies filled with passion fruit curd available only on February 14 at High Street on Hudson.
From heart shaped cake pops, Valentine’s cookie tins, cake truffle boxes, cookies cakes, and more, the newly opened Mini Melanie is Chelsea Market has it all to spread (and eat) some love
Self Love is the Best Love Stay
The Gansevoort Hotel has partnered with Meatpacking favorites to focus on pampering yourself. Enjoy an array of local obsessions from spa services to boutique shopping experiences when you book now. The package includes:
- Bottle of champagne HENRIOT
- Early check-in (2PM) and late checkout (1PM)
- Gift card for $25 off $100 purchase at Eberjey
- 20% off of Caudalie products + services *Spa services based on availability
- Complimentary glass of wine at Caudalie Meatpacking location (imported from the Caudalie vineyard)
Treat your money maker
There’s no better way to treat yourself than with a little self care. Let Caudalie take your face on a much needed break with a facial.