For those who waited until the last minute to plan anything for Valentine's Day in South Brunswick, we've got you covered.
Whether you want a quiet evening at a restaurant or something a little different like making your own wine, take a look at our suggestions. If you're looking for a quiet evening at home, click on the video to learn an easy recipe for a banana pecan caramel flambé you can make right in your own kitchen.
- The Grape Escape
Taking the less traditional route for a way to spend time with your significant other, try the Grape Escape. The Grape Escape is a winemaking school that offers a hands-on experience in winemaking while relaxing with friends and family. Courses are broken up into four one-hour sessions where customers participate in the process and create wines from prestigious California and Chilean grapes. The Grape Escape also hosts workshops on olive oil and balsamic vinegar bottling, making your own mozzarella cheese, melting your own wine infused chocolate and other food and wine events. Call ahead to make an appointment. 12 Stults Rd, Dayton. 609-409-9463.
- Fuji Hibachi Steakhouse and Sushi Bar
For a night of fun chef and patron participation, try Fuji Hibachi. The restaurant has a fresh sushi bar and hibachi tables where you can watch the chef prepare your meal right in front of you. Great for dining out on a date or with a group. 485 Georges Rd, Dayton. 732-274-8830.
- Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
For steak lovers in the mood for a night of upscale fine dining, check out Ruth's Chris Steakhouse. The restaurant offers high quality steaks and a variety of wine. 2 Village Blvd, Princeton. 609-452-0041.
- Eno Terra
Located in Kingston, Eno Terra offers a location complete with shops and an art gallery for more than just a dinner out. Located adjacent to the towpaths of the D&R Canal, Eno Terra uses local produce, meat and fish in order to supply the freshest ingredients. In addition to a large selection of gourmet meals, it also has a wide array of wine and desserts. 4484 New Jersey 27, Kingston. 609-497-1777.
- Rasoi Restaurant Banquet
For authentic Indian cuisine, try Rasoi. The restaurant offers multiple courses with a variety of dishes to choose from. Rasoi also has a bar and a banquet area for private parties. 620 Georges Rd, Monmouth Junction. 732-329-6950.