Northern Harlem: New Leaf Restaurant & Bar, at Fort Tryon Park 212. 568.5323. Just a short walk from The Cloisters museum is perfect spot for that special someone in an intimate dining room created by Executive Chef Scott Campbell and signature cocktails in the first-class bar and lounge. Re-imagined by Harlemite Bette Midler’s New York Restoration Project (NYRP) in an atmosphere of comfort and serenity in a cottage-like ambiance and surroundings on one of the highest point in Manhattan.
South Harlem: The Winery, at 257 West 116th Street, Swing by the Winery ad pick up bottle of champagne or sparkling wine. On Valentine’s Day, presentation is everything so remember it is important to serve in an elegant champagne Flute with a strawberry on top.
Central Harlem: Katrina Parris Flowers, at 191 Lenox Avenue, 212.222.7030, Roses are red, violets are blue, if you give me flowers, I’ll love you. Take the hint and go to Katrina’s to order the “Exotic Sentiments” or the “Enchanted Orchids” arrangement online for your love on Valentine’s Day.
East Harlem: Earl’s Beer and Cheese, at 1259 Park Avenue, will offer a $50 four-course prix fixe menu on Valentine’s Day, featuring pork-belly confit, blackened bison, and a beef filet. Each course will be paired with a glass of wine.
West Harlem: Harlem Vintage and Nectar Wine Bar, at 2235 8th Avenue, 212.866.9463 / 212.961.9622. Whether you have a loved one or are looking for one, get your groove on with DJ Ness this Valentine’s Day, and a signature Bubbles and Blossoms arrangement from Harlem Vintage with partner Barbara’s Flowers. RSVP’s encouraged.
Valentine’s Day, Harlem World