'Tis the season of candy hearts, love notes, and sweet treats galore. Whether you're planning for a romantic evening in advance, are trying to make some fun last-minute date plans (it's ok, we've all been there), or just want some inspiration on how to spread the love around this season, we've put together a list of exclusive Valentine's Day deals to keep you busy the entire weekend of love. So grab your special someone, your gals and pals, or yourself (hello self-love!), because Capitol Riverfront has plenty of love in store for everyone.
At District Winery, there's something for every couple! Want to show your Galentines some love? Text your girlfriends and enjoy a wine tasting of 5 pink, red, and bubbly wines, as well as two heart-shaped macaroons to take home. Tours are Friday at 6 pm, Saturday at 1 pm & 3 pm, and Sunday at 2 pm & 4 pm. Want something a bit more intimate? On Valentine's Day evening, District Winery is offering a six-course prix-fixe menu featuring east & west coast oysters, roast scallops, truffle ravioli, and more. This menu also includes a wine-pairing option with District Winery's delicious house-made wines for lovebirds to enjoy in a romantic candlelit waterfront dining room.
And for everyone wanting to spread the love to others, District Winery's Date-Night package is the perfect gift. This Date-night package includes a tour and tasting in District Winery's working winery, followed by a $100 dining credit to enjoy in the restaurant afterwards. All District Winery Valentine's Day offers can be found and purchased here! 385 Water Street SE
Shilling Canning Co.
Treat your date to a dinner out on the town for Valentine’s Day weekend at Shilling Canning Company. Normally only available at the Chef's Counter, Chef Reid is opening up a limited number of Shilling's seven-course tasting menu to the main dining room. If the Chef's Counter is booked and you would still like to partake in the tasting menu experience, indicate so in your reservation and a three course prix-fixe menu will be served.
Looking to impress your date and get even fancier? Champagne, caviar, and special Valentine's Day cocktails will also be served upon request. 360 Water Street SE
Chicken + Whiskey
Relationship statuses can get a bit complicated, so to simplify things, Chicken + Whiskey has thought of the perfect thing to save you from that awkward but necessary question. Chicken + Whiskey is hosting a Stoplight Party on February 9. Wear red ("taken"), yellow ("it's complicated"), or green ("single and ready to mingle") to indicate your relationship status and dance the night away to tunes by DJ Easy. 70 N Street SE
Valentine's day is a day of love, and what better way to show yourself some love than by taking a much deserved self-care day. Treat yourself to a free Rose Mask treatment with any 50-minute facial at Silver Mirror Facial Bar during Valentine's Day weekend (February 14-19). Silver Mirror's Rose Mask is crafted to detoxify and calm your skin for a beautiful loving glow. Use promo code: LOVE23 to apply the offer! Wish to give the gift of self-love and care to someone else? Well Silver Mirror is also offering $100 OFF your $500 gift card purchase as a Valentine's Day special. 1355 3rd Street SE
Celebrate love and friendship with Gatsby! From February 10th-14th, Valentine's Day menu additions will be offered for all love pairs to savor. From shareable appetizers of oysters, to mouth watering deserts like Devil-in-Ganache, there is a perfect dish to share for friends and significant others alike. 1201 Half Street SE
Come on and take a chance on RASA! This Valentine's day, buy yourself and your other half one of RASA's most loved bowls with an in-store and online BOGO deal using promo code: VDAYBOWLS. Mix and match between signature bowls like "Tikka Chance On Me", "Caul Me Maybe", and "Aloo Need Is Love". 1247 First Street SE
The sweetest Valentine's Day gifts have arrived. Kilwins is now taking pre-orders for Chocolate Dipped Strawberries. Choose from ready-to-go Family Chocolate Assortments, or customize a box with your favorite Truffles, TUTTLE™ Nut Caramels, Caramels, or Katy-Ann Creams! Give the apple of your eye “The Perfect” Caramel Apple (available in multiple delicious varieties) or some crunchy made-in-store Caramel Corn to satisfy that sweet & salty craving. 1250 Half Street SE
Jackie - American Bistro has a special date night in store for all lovebirds looking to have a romantic night in the neighborhood. Complete with a smooth jazz band to set the mood, and food & drink specials including their new house champagne to enjoy with your special someone, Jackie is giving couples a chance to fall in love all over again. 79 Potomac Avenue SE
Valentine's Day at Circa is beckoning... Indulge in a special menu, available for view here, that will have you wishing the night will never end. Book a romantic night for you and your loved one today! 99 M Street SE
At El Bebe, you will be served a special edition "Plato Amor" Menu for Two on Valentine's Day. Get this three-course menu featuring all of your El Bebe favorites for just $40! So hurry and reserve your dinner-for-two today before tables fill up. 99 M Street SE
Due South is hosting the ultimate Galentine's Day Brunch on Saturday, February 11, from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. This festive brunch is about women celebrating friendships and, of course, bottomless mimosas! Offering 10 delicious brunch specials including Due South favorites such as chicken & waffles, shrimp & grits, and a few new specials including avocado toast bites and a French toast bake. And of course, Galentine's Day wouldn't be complete without some stylish accessories! Complimentary heart-shaped sunglasses will be available for some Instagram-worthy photo ops. Reservations for this event are HIGHLY recommended. 301 Water Street SE
Serving up some seriously delicious dishes, Surveyor at the Thompson Washington D.C. has created a special Valentine's Day menu you won't want to miss. From shareable seafood cocktails, and ending in a mouth watering red velvet cheesecake (that you probably WON'T want to share), add an order of $40 wine pairings to get the full "wined & dined" experience. 221 Tingey Street SE
The Barbie Suite
Grab your Valentine or Galentine and enjoy the ultimate Valentine's Day weekend getaway. Wake up in a Barbie Dreamhouse - or just capture the ultimate Valentine's Day Instagrammable moment - at the Thompson Washington DC. For the entire month of February, the Thompson Hotel has joined forces with Brooklyn-based designer Sophie Collé to literally "pink out" one of their traditional hotel suites. In addition to the Barbiecore-themed suite, the hotel's rooftop bar has tailored their menu to feature pink cocktails fit for a night of fun! The dream romantic getaway is awaiting your arrival. Call 202-916-5200 to book. 221 Tingey Street, SE