Fall in Love with Lower Manhattan on Valentine’s Day

Fall in Love with Lower Manhattan on Valentine’s Day

Your sweetheart will thank you.

The Downtown Alliance has compiled a list of special events and dining options for you to be able to celebrate the season’s most romantic day in Lower Manhattan.

“Lower Manhattan is ready to help you celebrate Valentine’s Day, from elegant dinners to world-class chocolate and wine shops to a skating rink with dramatic views,” said Elizabeth H. Berger, President of the Downtown Alliance. “And, with 12 subway lines, 30 bus routes, six ferry terminals and the PATH train, it’s easy for everyone to get to their romantic destinations.”

Whether you’re looking for an intimate dinner, a weekend getaway, a special gift or even a treat for yourself, you’ll be able to find it all on the Downtown Alliance’s special holiday webpage.

Below is a listing of holiday specials in the area:


Tiffany & Co.
37 Wall Street
(212) 514-8015

On Wednesday, February 9th from 10am – 7pm join Master Engraver Timothy Murphy as he demonstrates the art of hand engraving. Choose from dazzling collections of legendary style or bring one of your Tiffany favorites and discover the beauty of this centuries-old craft.

The Wall Street Tiffany & Co. store will have a special opening on Sunday, February 13th from 12 noon to 5PM to help shoppers find the perfect gift for their Valentine!

La Maison du Chocolat
63 Wall Street
(866) 941-5632

La Maison du Chocolat invites Valentine lovers to discover its new Haute Couture coffret, containing a collection of surprising and refined ganaches. Choose from 6 piece boxes to 46 pieces ranging $24-$140. Also available is a Valentine's Cake for $30 and a new pastry creation "Heart to Heart" available in two delicious flavors.

Carmine & Arthur Clothiers
175 Water Street
(212) 344-8400

This Valentine's Day, treat your man to something lavish with the luxurious feel of silk. Give him a deluxe Custom Shirt, made to his unique measurements, in silky-soft 100% Sea Island Cotton. Select from a wide variety of fancy patterns, stripes or checks in this wonderful fabric. Pick collar and cuffs. Monograms are included. Price: $395 per shirt. As an added bonus, receive a choice of any pair of cufflinks or one silk tie (Value up to $120!).

DeNatale Jewelers
170 Broadway, Suite 205
(212) 349-2355

Enjoy a 10% savings off their everyday discounted price on a collection of fine jewelery, gifts and watches.
Mention The Downtown Alliance and receive a Free $50.00 Honora Pearl Gift Set with every order over $300.00.
Limit 1 per person. Some restrictions apply, see store for details.

Thread Eyebrow Salon
140 Nassau Street
(212) 608-9232

From February 1st-14th, Thread is offering a special that includes a free eyebrow threading with the purchase of a Brazilian wax.


The Best Western Seaport Inn
33 Peck Slip
(212) 766-6600

Why celebrate once a year? Rekindle the love with the Romance Package designed for 2. Enjoy a Deluxe Terrace Room with sweeping views of the Manhattan Skyline, complimentary continental breakfast, a bottle of wine, chocolate covered strawberries, fresh flowers and a late check out. Make some time and enjoy! Deluxe Terrace Room is at the rate of $279.00 per night, the package is available with a 2 night stay. (Taxes and Fees not included in the rate) Call the Best Western Seaport Inn and mention the Romance Package which is based upon availability.


SHO Shaun Hergatt
40 Broad Street (in the Setai)
(212) 809-3993

SHO Shaun Hergatt is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a special romantic Six Course Tasting Menu for $150.00 per person (excluding additional beverages, tax and gratuities). Wine Pairing also will be available at an additional $75.00 per person. Reservations are strongly recommended.

Wall & Water
75 Wall Street (in the Andaz Hotel)
(212) 699-1700

Wall & Water is offering a special menu for Valentine's Day that includes oysters, mussels, lobster and more! $90 per person (not inclusive of tax or gratuity); $35 per person custom wine pairing. Please call for reservations.

Battery Gardens
Opposite 17 State Street (inside Battery Park)
(212) 809-5508

Battery Gardens will have a Valentine's Day prix fixe three-course menu from 4pm-10pm on Valentine's Day. This special menu includes items such as Dover Sole, Chilean Sea Bass, Stuffed Quail and Filet Mignon. $75 per person (not inclusive of tax or gratuity) Please call for reservations.

213 Front Street
(212) 233-2417

Confirm your plans now and be a huge hit at Stella to celebrate love with a special Valentine's Day feast. Stella's holiday menu will be available from Saturday, February 12-Monday, February 14, 2011. Mention this post and receive a complimentary champagne toast!

Acqua at Peck Slip
257 Water Street (at Peck Slip)
(212) 349-4433

Acqua will be offering a very special menu with candelight, a free glass of Prosecco and a fresh rose to all tables.

225 Front Street (between Beekman and Peck Slip)
(212) 608-9622

Barbarini is offering a special three-course menu for its three Valentine's Day sittings, at 5:00pm, 7:00pm, and 9:00pm. Choose from an appetizer, first course and second course. Please call for more information and to make a reservation.

Plein Sud
85 West Broadway (inside the Smyth Hotel)
(212) 204-5555

Enjoy a $50 per person three-course prix fixe menu on Valentine's Day that includes shrimp salad, monkfish, braised beef cheeks, banana beignets and more at Plein Sud.

MarkJoseph Steakhouse
261 Water Street
(212) 277-0020

MarkJoseph Steakhouse will be open for Valentines Day Monday February 14th beginning at 11:30 am for lunch. The first 50 couples to arrive after 5pm for dinner will receive a red rose compliments of MarkJoseph Steakhouse.

BLT Bar & Grill
123 Washington Street (inside the W Downtown Hotel)
(646) 826-8666

BLT Bar & Grill is offering a $65 per person three-course prix fixe menu on Valentine's Day that includes oysters, lobster & scallops, grilled ribeye and a chocolate trio.

Mad Dog & Beans
83 Pearl Street
(212) 269-1177

The theme at Mad Dog & Beans this year is "Anti-Valentine's Day" and it is aimed at attracting people who are either single on Valentine's Day or just don't really enjoy all the lovey-dovey hype that surrounds the holiday. Drink specials for that Monday, February 14th will be $6 and include Sweet Revenge (Midori Rita), Swingers Sangria, Shooting Cupid (Red Tequila shot), Lover's Quarrel (Beer & a shot), and the Morning After (House Rita). Selected appetizers will be half off. These specials are from from 5-10pm on Feb 14th cannot be applied with other discounts.


Valentine's Day Card Creations at the Skyscraper Museum
Make Your Own 19th Century Themed Valentine
Green Valentine Workshop


The Winter Garden Milonga
Hector Del Curto Tango Orchestra
Skating in the Sky at the W New York – Downtown