February 14th. Valentines Day. Whether you celebrate this holiday or not, going out for dinner or treating yourself to some artisan chocolates or a fun outing is still in order. Here are some Miami options for special dinners, gifts, chocolates, events and more.
Izzy’s Fish & Oyster – 423 Washington Ave. Miami Beach, FL 33139 305 397 8843
Pre-Valentine’s Day Brunch on Saturday February 11 & Sunday February 12 from 11 am-4 pm featuring Knaus Berry Farm Sticky Buns with strawberry French toast, mint and Chantilly cream, Bottomless Rosé for $25, and on Valentine's Day enjoy dinner a la carte specials like Nicholas Feuillatte Champagne by the glass or bottle, Oysters & Caviar, NY Strip with Maine Lobster, Black Truffle Fettuccini, $4 Stone Crabs.
The Forge - 432 Forty First Street, Miami Beach, FL 33140 305 538 8533
In honor of Valentine's Day, The Forge will be offering an extended prix-fixe option for dinner (beginning at 6 p.m.) from Saturday, February 11 through Tuesday, February 14. Price is $125 plus service and tax includes appetizer, 12 Ounce Center Cut Filet Mignon, sides, and dessert selection from Valentines Dessert Menu.
Dragonfly Izakaya and Fish Market – 5241 NW 87th Ave. Doral, FL 33178305 222 7447
In addition to their regular a la carte menu, Dragonfly Izakaya and Fish Market will offer a 5 course prix fixe (for 2 people) at $85 + tax/gratuity. Optional wine pairing package available. Reservations can be made on http://www.dragonflyrestaurants.com/doral-florida/reservations/ or via phone @ 305.222.7447.
PB Station - 121 SE 1st Street Miami, FL. 305 420 2205
Special Valentine’s Day Menu priced $65 per person. Menu highlights include: Kumamoto Trio, Whole Roasted Flounder ,Braised Lamb Shank, Potato. PB Station will also offer a la carte Bone In Dry Aged Ribeye for two for $18 and ½ bottle of Champagne Rose Laurent Perrier Brut for $40 as well as Pommery Brut Royal NV for $77.
Pinch Kitchen - 8601 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33138 305 631 2018
Pinch will be offering a Prix-Fixe menu --- three course dinner with a complimentary bottle of cava per table on February 14th! The cost is $47 per person and includes appetizer including oysters or beef carpaccio, Bucatini with lobster or petite filet, and their decadent orange chocolate soufflé. Reservations are highly recommended. Reservations can be made via Resy or Open Table.
Il Mulino New York South Beach- 840 1st St, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 372-1221
The classic Italian eatery located in the South of Fifth neighborhood, presents an indulgent three-course dinner on Valentine’s Day for $175 per adult. Featured options include Burrata, Oysters, Ravioli Porcini, Salmon, Double veal chop, risotto and jumbo prawns and of course decadent dessert of chocolate covered strawberries.
Los Fuegos and Pao in Faena Miami Beach- 3201 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140 (305) 534-8800
Both restaurants are offering special prix fixe menu options that include Ruinart Rosé NV. Choose from a three course prix-fixe menu and a glass of Ruinart Rosé NV priced at $115 per person plus service charge and tax or a three course prix-fixe menu and a bottle of Ruinart Rosé NV priced at $300 per person plus service charge and tax.
Quinto La Huella, the urban oasis at EAST, Miami- 788 Brickell Plaza, Miami, FL 33131 (786) 805-4646
Helmed by Nano Crespo, the Uruguayan outpost offers a three course prix fixe menu priced at $75 per person. The delectable menu features combinations such as East Coast Oysters, Veal chop a La Parrilla and Quinto La Huella’s signature Volcan de dulce de leche dessert. Price does not include beverages, taxes or service charges.
OLLA- 1233 Lincoln Rd. Miami Beach, FL(786) 717-5400
Is serving up a menu strictly to romance. Chef Scott Linquist will prepare a mole tasting experience featuring four of the seven moles of Oaxaca. The traditional mole is a stew or sauce that the Aztecs embraced as an aphrodisiac because, of the libido driving ingredients like chilies, garlic and cocoa. The 5 course aphrodisiac induced dinner will cost $60 per person and an additional $35 for a drink pairing.
Macchialina- 820 Alton Rd, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (305) 534-2124
Is inviting guests on a culinary adventure with a Valentine's Day 5 course chef’s tasting menu,for $95 in addition to the regular a la carte menu. PLUS, Guests who want to spend a perfect night at home have the option to make Macchialina cuisine at home! This year they will be offering a preorder Valentine's Day Dinner for two that you cook in the comfort of your own home, including step-by-step instructions and a boutique bottle of Italian red wine. The $150 dinner features a Gorgonzola and Pear Salad with heirloom tomatoes; Cavatelli Macchialina with baby meatballs, porchetta, pecorino and a side of garlic bread; and for dessert a classic Tiramisu with chocolate crumble and espresso granite.
Sarsaparilla Club- Shelborne South Beach, 1 18th Street, Miami Beach, FL 33139
The Sarsaparilla Club is offering a special ten course tasting menu created by real life couple, Jeff Mcinnis and Janine Booth. The Valentine’s Day menu cost $79 per person and includes a beverage pairing for $35 or a bubbles pairing for $45.
Bird & Bone at The Confidante - 4041 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140
Chef Richard Hales brings a family-style, Southern-Inspired meal to you (and your significant other) this Valentine’s Day. The prix-fixe menu is priced at $85 and includes: Daily Oyster on the Half Shell, Little Gem Wedge Salad, Nashville Hot Sweetbread, Bone-in Ribeye and for dessert a Chocolate Jar! 2 person minimum for $85.
The Continental - 2360 Collins Ave. Miami Beach, FL 33139
The Continental features an approachable tasting menu -- three courses, including two glasses of champagne, for $65 a couple. Guests are invited to cozy up in the retro-chic environment or take a seat on the roomy candlelit terrace and enjoy a selection of Continental global specialties.
KYU- 251 NW 25th St. Miami, FL. 786.577.0150
KYU will offer several flexible options for Valentine’s Day. Whether coming to celebrate romance or to pull up a seat solo at the bar, guests are invited to enjoy the a la carte menu, the Chef’s Experience, or an upgraded Chef’s Experience priced at $95 per person that will include special Valentine’s dishes. Additionally, the restaurant will be running a pop-up champagne menu specially priced to toast the holiday.
DÔA- 2000 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33131 (305) 587-2000
Invites guests to celebrate their love for their partner, friends or food with its pre-fixed $95 per person menu, which features a three course meal with dishes including, Sashimi Platter, Mushroom Hot Pot, Spicy Beef Tenderloin (8 oz), and a surprise dessert by Executive Chef Carlos Estarita. Couples seeking to wine and dine their lovers can find a lavish feast with the $125 per person menu. This special offers opulent servings of Half Dozen Oysters, Lamb Siu Mai, Robata Asparagus, Australian Score 7 Wagyu, Miso Black Cod and a surprise dessert by Executive Chef Carlos Estarita, amongst many others. There is also a Vegetarian option.
Glass & Vine- 2820 McFarlane Rd, Coconut Grove, FL 33133 305 200 5268
Is inviting guests to celebrate the day of love with their exclusive Valentine Day dish for the evening. For $70 couples can enjoy Seafood Fideos (for two loaded with seafood, broken pasta, fava beans, asparagus and tomato butter)
Beaker & Gray -2637 N Miami Ave, Miami, FL 33127 305 699 2637
Is celebrating Valentines Day with an exclusive prix-fixe menu for $85 per person or $110 per person complete with cocktail pairings, featuring dishes crafted by Executive Chef Brian Nasajon.
Made in Italy Gourmet - 10 NE 27th St, Miami, FL 33137 786 360 5671
Will be hosting a Valentine’s Day dinner for couples and singles to celebrate love. On this special night both the regular menu and a special menu paired with wine will be available. Please call to make a reservation.
Special Desserts, Chocolates or Gifts:
Bachour Bakery + Bistro – 600 Brickell Ave. Brickell, FL 33133 305.330.6310
Items that will be available for purchase as gifts include macarons, chocolate, Red Velvet Cakes, cookbooks and teas. Chocolates are part of Antonio Bachour's new custom bon bon mold line that he created exclusively for Pavoni Italia (this is a trade company that sells molds to bakers, but the shape of the bon bons are exclusively designed by Antonio).
Cao Chocolates- 9800 Southwest 77th Avenue, Miami, FL 33156 (305) 879-0281
Is hosting a special Chocolate Fondue Night on Friday February 10th from 6-10pm for $10 for adults. And receive 10% off during the event or order their delicious handmade chocolates online or stop in to their retail store for gift boxes for your loved one. All of their chocolates are hand-made fresh to order using 100% finest Venezuelan cacao, premium quality ingredients and fine liquors to offer decadent chocolates with incredible flavor and aromas made just for you.
Valentines Special Events:
Fairchild Botanic Gardens hosts the enchanting vocals of Nicole Henry on the most romantic night of the year. Bring a picnic basket and blanket and let the music and beauty of Fairchild make your Valentine's Day a night to remember!. Tickets Available at the Door. Doors open at 5:30 pm. Prices range from $65 for members to $80 for non-members. Tickets https://nc.fairchildgarden.org/valentines-concert-2017
Deering Estate at Cutler- Celebrate Valentine's Day in Miami at the 18th annual "Moonlight & Music" Valentine's Day Concert on Tuesday, February 14, 2015 at 8:00 p.m featuring Chloe Dolandis and Alejandro Elizondo. The main gate opens at 7:00 p.m. Guests are welcome to bring blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets. No coolers are permitted. Limited refreshments and food will be available for an additional fee. Tickets are $25- and can be purchased online or by calling the Deering Estate Ticket Office at 305-235-1668 ext. 233. For more information http://www.deeringestate.org/valentines-day-concert/
( Information provided by various sources and subject to change. Please confirm all details and make reservations as necessary )