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news • January 24, 2023

Valentine’s Day 2023: Ventanas, Prime & Beyond and Other Fort Lee Dinner Date Ideas

Looking for amazing restaurants near The Modern in Fort Lee for Valentine’s Day 2023? Look no further. We’ve got you covered. 

The River Palm Terrace

Address:  1416 River Rd, Edgewater

Regarded as one of the best steakhouses in our area, The River Palm Terrace hand selects their beef and all cuts are center cuts only. They even promise that no other beef or seafood can compare to that of the selection at The River Palm Terrace. 

Serving big-dish entrees like Colorado Rack of Lamb (half rack for $65, full rack for $130) Prime Dry Aged New York Shell Steak 16 oz. ($56) and Jumbo Shrimp Francaise with Linguine ($32), as well as a full menu of cocktails, while it may be a bit pricey, The River Palm Terrace is bound to impress your date this Valentine’s Day. Learn more about The River Palm Terrace.

Ventanas Restaurant and Lounge

Address: 200 Park Ave, Fort Lee

Of course, if you don’t have to leave home to find a good restaurant. Ventanas Restaurant and Lounge at The Modern is where exquisite dining meets ambitious cuisine. For cocktails, try the Peach Please, made with Ketel One Botanical Peach and Orange Blossom, in-house organic yellow peach syrup, Earl Grey tea, and fresh lemon juice.

When it comes to food at Ventanas, there are so many starters and sides that you may want to choose between a full meal or a small plate tasting of Lobster Dumplings, Tuna and Salmon Tartare, the Empananda Trio and Harissa Crema, Octopus and Chorizo Kebabs, and a lot more. Learn more about Ventanas at The Modern.

Prime & Beyond

Address: 501 Main St, Fort Lee

Not only is Prime & Beyond another great steakhouse in Fort Lee, it’s also a local favorite for anyone looking for a food challenge of sorts. For example, The Butcher’s Family Platter ($95 per guest), featuring both dry and wet-aged meats hand selected by Q the Butcher.

There’s also the Dry-Aged Tomahawk for Two ($165) served with more than 40 oz. of meat. There’s also the Kuroge Washu Wagyu Filet Mignon ($99) featuring the rare Japanese Black beef known as Wagyu. Learn more about Prime & Beyond.