Interested in joining the masses in dining out for Valentine’s Day? You’re in luck! There is a slew of options right nearby your Gowanus apartment that will satisfy any taste or craving. And, if it turns out any of them are just too crowded, you’ll be close enough to home to cook up a back-up plan.
Lavender Lake Bar, 383 Carroll Street
Situated just down the block from your Gowanus apartment, this gastropub offers a range of American cuisine with gluten-free, vegetarian, and vegan options to suit any dietary style or restriction. With an intimate and homey vibe, you’ll feel right at home without having to deal with any of the post-meal cleanup.
Freek’s Mill, 285 Nevins Street
Just a 6-minute walk from your front door, Freek’s Mill features American cuisine made with locally-sourced ingredients in a simple, brick-walled space. With innovative dishes and a chic, welcoming ambiance, this is the perfect spot to take a new love interest or your ride-or-die for a delicious Valentine’s Day dinner.
Insa, 328 Douglass Street
A little further from your Gowanus apartment, but still within a 15-minute walk, you’ll find Insa. This unique spot combines Korean BBQ and karaoke for a dinner and a show experience. You can cook up your dinner right at your table then rent a room to sing the night away. With small rooms for up to 10 and larger rooms for up to 22, bring the whole crew out for a Valentine’s Day evening of belting out love songs after you’ve filled your belly.
Frankies 457 Spuntino, 457 Court Street
For a more traditional Valentine’s dinner, check out this modern take on old-school Italian. Frankies features handmade pastas with light toppings instead of the traditional thick creams. With a warm and inviting space, this modern Italian place will impress without overwhelming your date.
No matter your taste, or who you’re trying to impress, there are plenty of options near your Gowanus apartment. Make a reservation and enjoy the night celebrating everything love!