Great Last Minute Valentine’s Day Dining Destinations

Left things to the last minute for Valentine’s Day and need to save your relationship? No worries. There are still some spectacular and romantic dining destinations available if you act fast. Here are our four faves:
Cucina Ciano
Cucina Ciano Dining 2
181 E 78th St, New York, NY 10075;
On Valentine’s Day, Cucina Ciano is offering a romantic Chef’s Tasting Menu for $85pp. Guests will fall in love all over again at the Upper Eastside Italian eatery where they will chose from signature dishes including Pan Seared Diver Scallops with Apple Fennel puree, Pancetta, Brussel Sprouts and Candied Walnuts, Tre Formaggi Raviolo, Butter Poached Lobster and a Sorbet Sampler to cap off the evening. Also, and for an intimate romantic dining experience, Cucina Ciano will offer it’s private wine room (located through the kitchen) on a first-come first-served basis. Diners will also have the option of ordering off the traditional menu. For reservations call 646.422.7550 or visit

KTCHN Restaurant  


508 W. 42nd Street;

KTCHN Restaurant celebrates romance with the perfect Valentine’s pre-fixe package. Lovers young and old can rejoice with a passionate night of celebration, all inspired by an indulgent meal for two. From 5- 11pm, guests are invited to indulge in a Classic American, refined yet comfort-food based menu consisting of a four-course prix-fixe dinner and wine pairing for $95 per couple, with an additional $30 per person for the wine pairing.

Highlights include:

·      Spanish Mackerel Crudo, with Fennel, Blood Orange and Almonds

·      Aged Cheddar Cheese Fondue for Two

·      Braised Beef Short Ribs for Two with Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes, Fennel Confit and Pearl Onions

·      Warm Dark Chocolate Cake with Espresso Gelato



Pergola Upstairs-1

36 W. 28th Street;

Romance is in the air at Flatiron’s newest Mediterranean hotspot Pergola. What better place to bring the one you love on Valentine’s Day than to a former flower shop. On Friday, February 14th, Pergola will offer a 4-course prix fixe menu for two for $150, which includes a fresh fruit hookah with 12 flavors to choose from and two glasses of champagne, wine or specialty cocktails.

The menu, which features influences from Greece, Turkey and across the Middle East, will include feature dishes such as Lobster Salad with mango, caramelized walnuts, organic greens with an apple cider vinaigrette and Organic Cornish Hen with gigante beans, roasted red pepper and sautéed kale. To complement the meal, guests can choose from a list of specialty cocktails including Spearmint 75 (vodka with lemon, torn spearmint, agave, lemon rind and a splash of Prosecco) and Lavender-Lime Collins (gin with lime juice, Luxardo maraschino and lavender-violet liqueur topped with soda and a mint bushel of thyme).

For reservations, please visit www.pergolanewyork.comcall 212-679-4842 or email


Haven Rooftop


132 W. 47th Street;

Bring your special loved one on a luxurious getaway without leaving NYC. Whisk your date to the top of the The Sanctuary Hotel for an evening of romance with breath taking views from Haven Rooftop Ski Chalet. Fall in love all over again this Valentine’s Day over a prix fixe menu for two with a complimentary round of champagne. For $125, couples can enjoy a 4-course dinner and can choose from favorites including Tower of Tuna Tartare, Caprese Salad, Steak Au Poivre and Crème Brûlée.

For reservations, visit, call 212.466.9000 or email


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