This year, for Valentine's Day, you'll want to celebrate love as it should be. And is there anything better than putting on a spread with a romantic dinner along the Seine with Paris most beautiful monuments in the background? How does it sound? Good? Then, head to the Paris Marina for an evening you'll not ready to forget.
We must say that the famous barge knows how to delight guests by offering them a dreamy and intimate setting while satisfying their taste buds. And for Valentine's Day, the Paris Marina wants to prove you how much Paris deserves to be the City of Love.
Two cruises are available. If you're in a hurry, we go for the Dîner Découverte, starting from €84. You depart at 6:45 p.m. for a 1h15-long dinner-cruise. All you need to spend a lovely early evening with your other half before sailing towards new adventures. But if you're more into taking your time, go for the Dîner Gourmand and Dîner Romantique starting from €114. This time, you'll depart for 9:15 p.m. and the cruise lasts 2 hours. In both cases, you'll have the same menu:
Assortment of starters
Foie gras and candied fruit crisp, balsamic vinegar cream
Poached scallops, glazed leeks
Spelt and vegetable minestrone, chopped endives with tarragon vinegar
Butterfly shrimps with lemongrass, fennel brunoise, artichoke tapenade
Pan-seared chicken supreme, carrot and potato curls, mushroom coulis
Back of salmon, coconut-flavored crushed potatoes, pea juices
Slab of beef, pan-fried oyster mushrooms and chestnuts, porcini mushroom cream (+€7)
Wok of roast cauliflower with turmeric, new potatoes, carrot curls, peas, baby broad beans
Chocolate heart cake to share
½ bottle of white wine AOP Touraine Sauvignon or red Bordeaux AOC and ½ mineral water
Paris definitely is the City of Love!
To know more about Valentine's Day 2019 in Paris:
On 14 February 2019
La Marina de Paris
Port de Solférino
75007 Paris 7
Dîner à quai: 59 €
Dîner Découverte: 84 €
Dîner Gourmand et Romantique: 114 €
Embarquement Port de Solférino, à côté du musée d'Orsay