There are a lot of things to do in DC on Valentine’s Day, and I wanted to share a quick list of some great places to have dinner. Washington, DC is a great place to walk around the monuments or watch a play at one of our many Shakespeare theaters, so this list is for those who want to see it all.
Also, with all the great dinner things to do in Washington, DC on Valentine’s Day 2020, there are a few from Old Town Virginia and Easton Maryland that are pretty interesting as well.
2941 Restaurant. Address: 2941 Fairview Park Dr, Falls Church, VA 22042. Phone: (703) 270-1500. | 4-course ($75), 5-course ($85), 6-course ($95), and 7-course ($115) with optional wine pairings.
AMITY & COMMERCE. Address: 1330 Maryland Ave SW, Washington, DC 20024. Phone: (202) 554-8588. | Four-course menu for $96 per person +$53 with wine pairing. $400 deluxe package includes a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Champagne, Luxe Bloom Roses, four-course meal and included wine pairing.
Bangkok Joe’s. Located in: The Washington Harbour Address: 3000 K St NW, Washington, DC 20007. Phone: (202) 333-4422. | Chef Aulie Bunyaratphan Three-Course Prix Fixe $59 per person. A complimentary glass of sparkling Rosé is included.
Brabo. Located in: Kimpton Lorien Hotel & Spa. Address: 1600 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314. Phone: (703) 894-3440. | February 14 – 15, 2020. 5:30 pm – 10 pm. Three-course tasting menu for $85 per person – includes Champagne and amuse-bouche.
Brasserie Liberté. Address: 3251 Prospect St NW, Washington, DC 20007. Phone: (202) 878-8404. | Champagne Sundays. Domaine Chandon Brut for $35, Bucket of Le Grand Courtage Rose $40 for 4-187ml bottles, $75 Veuve Clicquot or $5 mimosas. Available now.
City Winery DC. Address: 1350 Okie St NE, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 250-2531. | Tony Terry Valentine’s Show – 02/14/2020. Valentine’s Day with Secret Society – 2/14/20. Is that Love in the Air? Valentine’s Day Couples Event – 2/14/20. Dwele- 2/15/2020. Jason Boland & The Stragglers – 2/16/20. Rare Essence – 2/16/20.
District Doughnut. Located in: Cady’s Alley Address: 3327 Cady’s Alley NW, Washington, DC 20007. Phone: (202) 333-2594. | Order before February 1, 2020 and get $5 off Ash to Oak Flower Bouquet. Box of Chocolate Doughnuts in a ribboned box, rose and note – $20. Conversation Heart Mini Doughnuts – $25.
Fare Well. Address: 406 H St NE, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 367-9600. | Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at 6:30 pm. Baking Class and Prosecco Bar – $48 per person. Tickets at Eventbrite.com.
FIG & OLIVE. Address: 934 Palmer Alley NW, Washington, DC 20001. Phone: (202) 559-5004. | Four-course prix fixe menu with live music by Dom Petrellesse Trio – $75 per person, +$42 wine pairing.
Gravitas. Address: 1401 Okie St NE, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 763-7942. | Three-Course Lunch with Wine Pairing Cooking Class with Chef Matt Baker and Sommelier David Kurka. February 15 or 16, 2020 at 11:00 am. $120 per person. Book at Resy.com. | Fondue for Two at the Conservatory with caviar service and 2 glasses of Champagne – $200 per couple. Book at Resy.com
Hank’s Oyster Bar. Dupont Circle – Wharf – Capitol Hill – Old Town. Phone: (202) 733-1971. | Oyster specials and heart-shaped ravioli.
J. Gilbert’s Wood-Fired Steaks & Seafood. Address: 6930 Old Dominion Dr, McLean, VA 22101. Phone: (703) 893-1034. | 6 oz Center Cut Filet Mignon with 1/2 lb. Canadian Cold Water Lobster Tail for $69. 1lb Lobster Tail for $79. It comes with two sides and a choice of soup or salad. Offered for lunch and dinner on February 13-15, 2020.
Juniper Restaurant. Located in: Hotel Fairmont Washington D.C. Georgetown. Address: 2401 M St NW, Washington, DC 20037. Phone: (202) 457-5020. | February 14 and 15, 2020 from 5 pm to 10 pm Three-Course Prix-Fixe Menu for $60 per person. Sunday, February 16, 2020, Valentine’s Brunch for $65 per person includes Bottomless Bloody Mary or Bubbly Bar.
Kingbird. Located in: The Watergate Hotel. Address: 2650 Virginia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037. Phone: (866) 709-6910. | 4-courses: $139 per person, +$55pp wine pairing. February 14-16 from 5 pm – 10 pm. Love Letter Pasta +$75 per reservation – Orders for the Love Letter must be placed 72 hours in advance of a reservation.
Milk Bar Flagship at Logan Circle and all locations. Address: 1525 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20005. Phone: (202) 506-1357. | Mini B’day Cake at $32. Cake + Shake Date $35. Dozen Cake Truffles (in-store only).
Morton’s The Steakhouse. Located in: Washington Square Address: 1050 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036. Phone: (202) 955-5997. | Steak and Lobster at $59. Pair with Stag’s Leap Artemis Cabernet bottle for $99.
The Occidental. Located in: Willard Office Building. Address: 1475 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004. Phone: (202) 783-1475. | Five-course menu for $95 per person and $20 Taittinger Brut Champagne by the glass and 20% off wines by the bottle.
Ocean Prime. Address: 1341 G St NW, Washington, DC 20005. Phone: (202) 393-0313. | Great pick for those looking to avoid prix fixe menus, order a la carte!
Opaline Bar and Brasserie. Located in: Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square Address: 806 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20005. Phone: (202) 730-8800. | February 14 and 15, 2020 from 5 pm to 10 pm Chef Kevin Lalli Three-Course Diner de la Saint-Valentine menu. $65 per person. Moet Chandon offered at $20 by the glass or $95 by the bottle.
The Pembroke. Address: 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036. Phone: (202) 448-4302. | Three-course meal for $79 per person with a petit pour to cap off the evening.
Plume. Located in: The Jefferson Address: 1200 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20036. Phone: (202) 448-2300. | Heart of Saint-Valentine tasting menu. $175 per person, +$110 with wine pairing.
Not into the V-Day vibes? Experience Heartbreak Hotel at POV for an Anti-Valentines Party. This chic night includes an hour of a limited open bar and an epic heartbreak soundtrack. Tickets offered at $45 at eventbrite.com.
Punjab Grill. Address: 427 11th St NW, Washington, DC 20004. Phone: (202) 813-3004. | February 14, 2020, only. Thievery Corporation Rob Myers will be playing the sitar. “Nirvana for Two” cocktail. 5-Course Prix-Fixe Tasting Menu with Aphrodisiac-Inspired Amuse Bouche – $75 per person. Vegetarian-friendly.
Roof Terrace Restaurant. Located in: John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Address: 2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566. Phone: (202) 416-8555. | Great date spot for dinner and a show! Showing that evening is American Ballet Theatre: Giselle; Bilal: Valentine’s Day Residency; NSO Pops: Broadway and Beyond with Megan Hilty and Cheyenne Jackson.
Serenata. Address: 1280 4th St NE, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 920-7373. | Five-course meal for 2 with a cocktail or glass of wine for $90 per couple.
Shilling Canning Company. Address: 360 Water St SE, Washington, DC 20003. Phone: (202) 554-7474. | A “Night in Paris” canapes and three-course prix-fixe menu at $75 per person.
Stellina Pizzeria. Located in: The Edison Address: 399 Morse St NE, Washington, DC 20002. Phone: (202) 851-3995. | Join Celebrity Chef Pasquale Rinaldo and Antonio Fusco for Three-Course Caprese Classics Menu with a bottle of wine. $40 per person. No reservations needed.
The Stewart. Address: 3 Federal St, Easton, MD 21601. Phone: (410) 793-4128. |Fire and Ice Festival will feature dozens of ice sculptures spread throughout Easton’s historic district. The celebration will feature free live music and fire performances, outdoor ice skating, and the unveiling of the weekend’s ice sculptures with a free self-guided tour and light display. Start your evening at the Steward for vintage champagne like a 1971 Dom Pérignon P3.
Supra. Address: 1205 11th St NW, Washington, DC 20001. Phone: (202) 789-1205. | Ala carte menu: Oysters, Suckling Pig, Trout, Duck Breast, Pomegrante Cheesecake. Book a Resy.com
Urbana. Located in: Kimpton Hotel Palomar Washington DC. Address: 2121 P St NW, Washington, DC 20037. Phone: (202) 956-6650. | February 13, 2020 – Galentine’s – Invite at Eventbrite.com. February 14 – 15, 2020. 5:30 pm – 10 pm. Four-course tasting menu for $55 per person, +$30 sparkling wine pairing per person.
I hope you like my list of things to do in DC on Valentine’s Day, and let me know if you like my recommendations.