- · In the United States, 64 percent of men do not make plans in advance for a romantic Valentine's Day with their sweethearts.
- · 53% of women will dump their boyfriend if they don’t do something romantic on Valentine’s Day.
On Valentine’s Day romance is spelled C-H-O-C-O-L-A-T-E, F-L-O-W-E-R-S, or D-I-N-N-E-R O-U-T.
Last year the average gift-giver in the United States spent $116.21 on Valentine’s Day related merchandise - of that total, $68.98 was spent on their spouse or significant other. So, if you’re not looking to be part of that 53% of men who will be cut loose on February 15th you’re going to have to get your act together quickly!
The Grape Restaurant located at 2808 Greenville Avenue in Dallas is another great choice for a rendezvous with that special someone on Valentine’s Day. Often termed, “Dallas’ original neighborhood wine bistro,” their menu covers everything from charcuterie and cheese plates to Cabernet braised beef short ribs or mustard crusted salmon entrées. The Grape has an appealing European charm with its alley-like entry, intimate bar and cozy, close seating. Expect a crowd here for Valentine’s Day dining; a small saving grace is that you can make a reservation now for their 3-course Chef’s meal. The wine list is extensive and you’re certain to find a wine that makes you and your sweetie feel the romance of the evening. 214-828-1981