Go ahead and spoil the one you love this Valentine Sunday – whether that be your spouse, your BFF, or your liver.
Los Angeles Zoo: Sex & The City Zoo Reception & Lecture, 5-7pm. Adults only event featuring a cocktail reception (5-6pm) and lecture (6-7pm) on “some of the most fascinating and unusual mating rituals in the animal kingdom”. Event tickets are $43/ea and include a selection of bites and a variety of wines, all amongst the animals. If you want to stay around after the presentation for dinner, they will also be offering a 3-course prix fixe dinner at Reggie’s Bistro (in the zoo) from 7-9pm (tickets with dinner $121.74, and $137.49 with wine pairings.)
Tom Bergin’s (Mid City) 2nd Annual Single Awareness Day (SAD) Party, 5-11pm. DJ playing “unromantic tunes”, specialty cocktails, fireball shots + $30 “Cheap Date” Menu for two (two burgers, fries, and two cans of beer in a champagne bucket.) This is totally the way we want to spend V-day.
Ester’s Wine Shop & Bar (Santa Monica): Valentine’s Day Tasting, 3-5pm. $25/per person. Features tastes of six pink wines + cheese, charcuterie and 10% off all retail & wine purchases.
Wilde (La Brea): Valentine’s Wine Class, 3-5pm, $100/pp. Features six wines paired with bites. PSST: f you move fast enough, GiltCity is offering discounted tickets to this wine class on La Brea for just $70 for one, or $120 for two people.
A Food Affair (Pico-Robertson): 3-Course prix fixe menu, $66/pp. This would be our top choice of the lot simply because they offer FREE CORKAGE. Bring your favorite $5 TJs bottle or splurge on a nice bottle of DeLoach OFS Zin (Our favorite red!). Bring multiples, drink to your heart’s content, enjoy their awesome food, and love your other-person even more.
Ca Del Sole (Toluca Lake): 3-Course prix fixe menu, $65/pp. Featuring a bunch of great Italian items to choose from for each course. We’re thinking beef carpaccio followed by grilled colorado lamb chops, and finished with creme caramel would be a great combo!