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Eater's Guide to Non Rip-Off Black Saturday Meals

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Experienced diners all know Black Saturday (a.k.a Valentine's Day) is amateur hour in New York. Every goober couple goes out, and seemingly every restaurant tries to capitalize on the occasion by offering some overpriced romantically themed prix fixe. The fact that the "holiday" falls on a Saturday this year makes it that much worse. But we're not here to advocate you staying home and cooking for your loved one. Lord no. Go out. Have dinner. Have fun. But go to one of the following places that will be serving their normal, every day menu instead of some trumped up 5 course prix fixe with a champagne toast. And to all restaurants serving their normal line up: let us know and we'll add you in:

—Additional reporting by Bailly Roesch

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Almond Restaurant

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12 E 22nd St
New York, NY 10010

2. Dell'anima

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38 8th Ave
New York, NY 10014

3. L'Artusi

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228 W 10th St
New York, NY 10014

4. The Smith Restaurant

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55 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10003

5. Jane Restaurant

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100 W Houston St
New York, NY 10012

6. Salumeria Rosi

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283 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10023

7. Barbuto

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775 Washington St
New York, NY 10014

8. Morimoto

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88 10th Ave
New York, NY 10011

9. South Gate Restaurant

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154 Central Park S
New York, NY 10019

10. Rosa Mexicano Restaurant

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9 E 18th St
New York, NY 10003

11. Hill Country

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30 West 26th Street
#1 New York, NY 10010 (212) 255-4544

12. Trigo

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268 W Broadway
New York, NY 10013

13. Dovetail

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103 W 77th St
New York, NY 10024

14. Craft

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43 E 19th St
New York, NY 10003

15. Craftsteak

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85 10th Ave
New York, NY 10011

16. Macao Trading Co.

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311 Church St
New York, NY 10013

17. Employees Only

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510 Hudson St
New York, NY 10014

18. Freemans

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212 Rivington St
New York, NY 10002

19. Frankies - Spuntino

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17 Clinton St
New York, NY 10002

20. Perle Restaurant

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62 Pearl St
New York, NY 10004

21. Center Cut

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44 W 63rd St
New York, NY 10023

22. landmarc [tribeca]

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179 W Broadway
New York, NY 10013

23. Broadway East

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Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11206

24. Cookshop

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156 10th Ave
New York, NY 10011

25. Resto

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111 E 29th St
Brooklyn, NY 11226

26. Buddakan

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75 9th Ave
New York, NY 10011

27. BLT Fish Inc

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21 W 17th St
New York, NY 10011

28. Brasserie 44

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44 W 44th St
New York, NY 10036

29. Park Avenue Winter

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100 E 63rd St
New York, NY 10065

30. Quality Meats

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31. 15 East Restaurant

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15 E 15th St
New York, NY 10003

32. Bar Tabac

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128 Smith St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

33. BLT Steak

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106 E 57th St
New York, NY 10022

34. Hundred Acres

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38 MacDougal St
New York, NY 10012

35. Five Points Restaurant

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31 Great Jones St
New York, NY 10012

36. Strip House

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13 E 12th St
New York, NY 10003

37. Kefi Restaurant

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505 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024

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1. Almond Restaurant

12 E 22nd St, New York, NY 10010

12 E 22nd St
New York, NY 10010

2. Dell'anima

38 8th Ave, New York, NY 10014

38 8th Ave
New York, NY 10014

3. L'Artusi

228 W 10th St, New York, NY 10014

228 W 10th St
New York, NY 10014

4. The Smith Restaurant

55 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10003

55 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10003

5. Jane Restaurant

100 W Houston St, New York, NY 10012

100 W Houston St
New York, NY 10012

6. Salumeria Rosi

283 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10023

283 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10023

7. Barbuto

775 Washington St, New York, NY 10014

775 Washington St
New York, NY 10014

8. Morimoto

88 10th Ave, New York, NY 10011

88 10th Ave
New York, NY 10011

9. South Gate Restaurant

154 Central Park S, New York, NY 10019

154 Central Park S
New York, NY 10019

10. Rosa Mexicano Restaurant

9 E 18th St, New York, NY 10003

9 E 18th St
New York, NY 10003

11. Hill Country

30 West 26th Street, #1 New York, NY 10010 (212) 255-4544

30 West 26th Street
#1 New York, NY 10010 (212) 255-4544

12. Trigo

268 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013

268 W Broadway
New York, NY 10013

13. Dovetail

103 W 77th St, New York, NY 10024

103 W 77th St
New York, NY 10024

14. Craft

43 E 19th St, New York, NY 10003

43 E 19th St
New York, NY 10003

15. Craftsteak

85 10th Ave, New York, NY 10011

85 10th Ave
New York, NY 10011

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16. Macao Trading Co.

311 Church St, New York, NY 10013

311 Church St
New York, NY 10013

17. Employees Only

510 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014

510 Hudson St
New York, NY 10014

18. Freemans

212 Rivington St, New York, NY 10002

212 Rivington St
New York, NY 10002

19. Frankies - Spuntino

17 Clinton St, New York, NY 10002

17 Clinton St
New York, NY 10002

20. Perle Restaurant

62 Pearl St, New York, NY 10004

62 Pearl St
New York, NY 10004

21. Center Cut

44 W 63rd St, New York, NY 10023

44 W 63rd St
New York, NY 10023

22. landmarc [tribeca]

179 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013

179 W Broadway
New York, NY 10013

23. Broadway East

Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11206

Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11206

24. Cookshop

156 10th Ave, New York, NY 10011

156 10th Ave
New York, NY 10011

25. Resto

111 E 29th St, Brooklyn, NY 11226

111 E 29th St
Brooklyn, NY 11226

26. Buddakan

75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011

75 9th Ave
New York, NY 10011

27. BLT Fish Inc

21 W 17th St, New York, NY 10011

21 W 17th St
New York, NY 10011

28. Brasserie 44

44 W 44th St, New York, NY 10036

44 W 44th St
New York, NY 10036

29. Park Avenue Winter

100 E 63rd St, New York, NY 10065

100 E 63rd St
New York, NY 10065

30. Quality Meats

57 W 58th St # 1 New York, NY 10019(212) 371-7777

31. 15 East Restaurant

15 E 15th St, New York, NY 10003

15 E 15th St
New York, NY 10003

32. Bar Tabac

128 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

128 Smith St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

33. BLT Steak

106 E 57th St, New York, NY 10022

106 E 57th St
New York, NY 10022

34. Hundred Acres

38 MacDougal St, New York, NY 10012

38 MacDougal St
New York, NY 10012

35. Five Points Restaurant

31 Great Jones St, New York, NY 10012

31 Great Jones St
New York, NY 10012

36. Strip House

13 E 12th St, New York, NY 10003

13 E 12th St
New York, NY 10003

37. Kefi Restaurant

505 Columbus Ave, New York, NY 10024

505 Columbus Ave
New York, NY 10024

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