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Valentine’s Day Guide:
North Fork date and gift ideas, flowers, dinner specials and more

Valentine’s Day is fast-approaching and love is in the air.  We put together a list of local restaurants, vineyards, florists, hotels and gift shops that are offering specials and packages just for Valentine’s Day. Treat your sweetheart to a LOCAL night on the town with these lovely date and gift ideas.



Duck Walk Vineyards: Valentine’s on the Vines – Five course wine pairing dinner. Feb. 13 7 p.m. – 11 p.m. More info.

Macari Vineyards: Sparkling wine tasting paired with gourmet treats like North Fork Bacon, heart-shaped cheese, local chocolates and more. Feb 13 & 14, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., $20/person. More info.

♫ Martha Clara: Valentine’s Day live music, Feb. 14, 1 to 4 p.m.; Wine Education series, Wine 102: Wine & Chocolate Pairing – a special session focused on the romantic pairing of wine and chocolate. Feb. 14., 3:30 p.m. More info.

The Old Field: Couples discounts on tasting fees — but there’s a catch! The discount depends on how long the happy couple has been together: 5 years $2 off, 10 years $4 off, 15 years $6 off, 20 years $8 off, 25 years $10 off, 30+ years $12 off. Feb. 13 – 27, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. More info.

♫ Osprey’s Dominion Vineyard: Valentine’s with the East End Trio: Live music by East End Trio, singing hits from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and 2000’s. Chocolate pairings and oyster pairings available. Feb. 13, 1 p.m to 4 p.m. More info.

Pindar: Valentine’s Day wine and chocolate pairing: Three Pindar wines (2014 Sauvignon Blanc, 2013 Moscato & 2013 Cabernet Franc) paired with chocolate truffles. Reservations are not necessary, but quantities are limited. Feb. 13, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., $15. More info.

Raphael Vineyards: Choco Vino wine pairing dinner. Feb. 13, 8 p.m. More info.

Sparkling Pointe: Sparkling wine and cupcake pairing. Feb. 13, 14 & 15, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., $20 (3 cupcakes, 3 sparkling wines). More info.


Hellenic Snack Bar: Valentine’s Day special menu. More info.

O’Malley’s: Vanetine’s Day special menu. More info.


Mattituck-Laurel library: Valentine’s Day with Lucy and The Swingettes: An afternoon of love songs and swing tunes from the ’20s, ’30s, and ’40s. Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. More info.

Hotels/Bed and Breakfasts

Ellis House: February is for Lovers – fondue lunch for two at Love Lane Cheese Shop, chocolates from the Love Lane Sweet Shop, luxury accommodations and complete concierge. $230/person. More info.

The Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast: Two-night reservation in suites two or three comes with a $25 gift certificate to Touch of Venice and a sweet treat in your suite. More info.

Harborfront Inn: Valentine’s Getaway – accommodations for three nights in a king-bedded room with a box of chocolates in room upon arrival and complimentary continental breakfast. Stay the weekend and get the third night for 50 percent off. More info.

Harbor Knoll: Stay two nights Valentine’s Day weekend and receive a free bottle of champagne and a local cheese platt More info.


Love Lane Sweet Shop

Sweet Indulgences

The Candyman

North Fork Chocolate Company


Landscape Adventure

Mattituck Florist

Ivy League Flowers and Gifts

Greenport Florist and Country Petals


Blue Ruth Jewelry Studio

Kharmah Boutique


Robert’s Jewelers

Rose and Dee’s Jewelry and Gifts


Pindar Vineyards: Valentines gift baskets and packages available. More info.

Courtney Blasl
Courtney is a freelance photographer, videographer, web designer and writer. She is a lifelong Riverhead resident.