Jilted Juice shots from The Original El Taco
Photo: The Original El Taco
Photo: The Original El Taco

Single? Celebrate - or drown your sorrows - at these Atlanta parties

No date for Valentine’s Day? No worries. Celebrate your singledom -- and possibly stumble on your soulmate -- at one of these metro Atlanta parties.

The Barrelhouse. Single and ready to mingle? The Barrelhouse is featuring a $25 prix fixe menu for one, featuring an appetizer, entrée and dessert, $3 Jell-O shots, $5 house wine and specialty cocktails including This Drink is My Date, One is (not) the Loneliest Number, #Single, and Stupid Cupid. 

701 Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-600-5251, barrelhouseatl.com.

Biltong Bar Buckhead. Feeling less than celebratory? Check out Biltong Bar’s “Bitter and Jaded” event from 5 p.m.-1 a.m. on Feb. 14. Order cocktails including the Angostura Phosphate and the Bizzare Love Triangle Third Wheel Specials designed for sharing including the lobster “poutine”, veal shank, wood-grilled snapper and roasted peri peri cauliflower. The specials will be offered in addition to the restaurant’s regular menu.

306 Buckhead Ave., Atlanta. 678-927-9272, biltong-bar.com

Hampton + Hudson. May the love force be with you on Valentine’s Day at Hampton + Hudson’s Hans Solo Party, featuring a $5 solo cup cocktail, half-off wine carafes, $2 solo cup beer, Star Wars playing on all TVs and a DJ spinning from 8 p.m.-midnight.

299 North Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-948-2123, hamptonandhudson.com/ 

The Original El Taco. Don’t think much of Valentine’s Day? Show it by attending The Original El Taco’s Stupid Cupid bash on Feb. 14, featuring $4 shots of “Jilted Juice” (pineapple-infused tequila), Rebound-a-Ritas (blood orange skinny margs) for $6 each or $25 for a pitcher or the $50 “Misery Loves Company” special that serves 3-5 people and includes your choice of a classic tastes trio, 10 tacos and two desserts.

1186 North Highland Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-873-4656, eltaco-atlanta.com/

Whiskey Blue. Looking for love ahead of Valentine’s Day? Check out Whiskey Blue’s Red Light Green Light party starting at 9 p.m. Feb. 9 and featuring drinks, dancing and live music. 

3377 Peachtree Road, Atlanta. 678-500-3190, gerberbars.com/location/whiskey-blue-1/


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