We are continuing to add to this list as Valentine's Day approaches and restaurants reveal their offerings for the most romantic day of the year.
1. 21 Club
Celebrate Valentine's Day at New York's landmark '21' Club, where the romantic upstairs dining room has been the site of numerous wedding proposals. For Valentine's Day 2013, 21 is serving a sumptuous three-course dinner, including a champagne toast, for $125 per person.
Enjoy a laid-back Southwestern Valentine's Day at Agave with a special four-course menu and a premium tequila tasting for $75 per person. You can even swap out your tequila tasting for a glass of wine or champagne or a frozen margarita.
For Valentine's Day 2013, Aureole is serving a sumptuous six-course, prix-fixe dinner featuring caviar, oysters, and lobster for $150 per person in the bar room and $195 per person in the dining room ($100 wine pairing supplement). While there are certainly more affordable Valentine's Day options, Aureole is a great choice for a special occasion splurge.
5. BLT SteakBLT Steak is serving a pix-fixe, three-course dinner for $60 per person. Options include poached langoustine, a petite filet with fois gras and black truffle Bordelaise, and more. You can also order from the regular menu to your heart's content.
The legendary Chef David Bouley is offering a five-course dinner tasting menu for $225 per person ($3555 with wine pairing) this Valentine's Day. You can also take your Valentine to a romantic five-course luncheon tasting at Bouley for $125 per person ($205 with wine pairing).
8. Candle 79
Candle 79 is serving a sumptuous vegan feast for $75 per person. Treat your vegan Valentine to a delicious and nutritious evening, complete with organic cocktails and wine. Their vegan ice cream (made with coconut and nut butters) is to die for.
9. Casa NonnaDine on Italian dishes just like Nonna used to make at Casa Nonna. The Valentine's Day prix-fixe menu is $49 per person ($69 with wine pairing) and features warm lobster salad, mozzarella di buffalo, capelletti, duck breast, and more.
10. Chez Josephine
Chez Josephine, the restaurant inspired by the legendary Josephine Baker, offers a romantic setting complete with red velvet walls and chandeliers. On Valentine's Day, pianist/vocalist Joseph Douglas will serenade diners as they enjoy a prix-fixe menu of French American bistro favorites for $85 per person.