PLAN DATE: SUN / FEB. 10
Whether you’re looking for something special to give your love as a token on February 14th, or simply in the spirit of celebrating love’s number one holiday with your very own number one, the Sweethearts Bazaar has got all the quirky gifts, handmade trinkets, unique antiques and Valentine’s Day treats to get your hearts glowing. Shop at the city’s biggest weekly market with your person and make a day out of trying things on, discovering treasures, marveling at artisan work, and sharing heart-shaped foods galore. With 100% of profits donated to local public schools, there’s a lot to warm your hearts. This is where you can register.
Then, head over to farm-to-table Italian restaurant ‘Cesca. With a menu that offers a modern twist on classic Italian flavors, made with the freshest ingredients in an open kitchen, each plate takes you on a culinary journey where “sight, texture, smell and taste are all part of the experience”. The food is honest and uncomplicated with strong, clearly defined flavors and the ambiance strikes the perfect balance of bustling yet intimate and tranquil. This meal will be one for the ages.
Upper West Side
Grand Bazaar NYC, 100 West 77th Street, Manhattan
idk tip: The market closes at 5.30pm, so factor that into your plans for the evening.
164 West 75th Street, Manhattan
idk tip: If you’re not feeling choices, go for the Chef’s Tasting Menu. It serves 3 courses for $49/person.