Bring one other person and try everything. Request to be seated at one of the intimate banquettes that are made even more private by the sheer curtains that divide you from other diners but not so private that she'll expect you're about to pop the question. If your dinner goes well, there are plenty of spots for a nearby drink afterwards. Arielle graduated from Duke University with a B. If you're not into dim lighting on a first date since you actually want to see what they look like considering they might have used some weird, unflattering pictures connected from to their Facebook profile head to Pylos. Therefore, if you are looking for a romantic restaurant in New York City, you could not be in a better place. This little corner space is pretty different, though.
Not every date is a special occasion. Which is to say: there are options. Try to sit at the counter, so you can watch as everything is prepared. Just know that the space is really small - it has a single communal table with one server buzzing around it. Try the City Lights Cruise, the Sunset Cruise or the Classic Harbor Lineâs Champagne and Aphrodisiac Pairing Cruise. New York City has so many great restaurants to choose from, the hard part is picking which one to visit on any given night.
The menu has plenty of things besides the burger, like pasta, grilled chicken, and a whole trout. Technically, this place is a speakeasy - but mostly it just feels like a small, casual cocktail bar where you can actually have a conversation. And the pinup girls who adorn the walls keep it sexy. So if your date says they are into Italian cuisine, Uva is a must. At Sushi By M, you get exactly one hour to eat a 10-course meal. By: Arielle Bhumitra New York City is one of the culinary centers of the world. The menu unless you sit at the bar is a three-course prix fixe, and it consists of French-inspired things like foie gras and duck.
I recommend the Tonno Tartare or the Tonno Salad and the Gluten-Free Mushroom and Ham Pizza! Some of my favorites are the Toro Tartar with Osetra Caviar and the Uni Porridge with Truffles. If, for some reason, we could only go to one date spot in all of Williamsburg, it would probably be Hotel Delmano. Sometimes, you only have to do one thing very well. On your second date, you should probably eat something. Undoubtedly, you will have no problem finding an intimate and romantic place to take your date. My favorite dishes include the Wagyu Tartar with Avocado topped with Caviar and the Fresh Muddled Cucumber Vodka Cocktail! It's for anyone who really appreciates fine dining, impeccable service, and creative cuisine. Order a few pastas, get dessert, and start looking for reservations a month in advance.
Worried about the bill when you're headed to such an expensive spot? The Fly, a new place in Bed-Stuy from the people behind , is another great example. Wonderful dinner with Jason, Jan, Kulapat, Anders, and Jeanette admiring the wonderful acoustic solution of the Greeks! This restaurant just does it all right. Address and phone: 229 Kent Ave, Williamsburg, Brooklyn 718-782-8500 Website: Sometimes, the true test of compatibility is whether your date can match you drink for drink. Per Se changes their menu every day offering a nine course tasting menu with no repeat ingredients. But so far, we think the best thing on the menu is the wood-fired half chicken, which comes with pickled onions, crispy rice, and tortillas for you to make your own perfect tacos. Not only do they have exceptional cuisine, but they've got a beautiful dining area, complete with gorgeous Greek pottery hanging from the ceilings.
The small-plates menu is sprinkled with sure-fire hits, like razor-clam crudo, suckling pig, and tasty pastas. The original location is in the East Village, but the Williamsburg space is a little nicer, and it it has a greenhouse-like room in the back. For any romantic time in New York City, Rockefeller Center has it all. We would usually tell you that the best way to experience a place like Lilia is to bring a bunch of people and try everything. Oxomoco is a big, bright new restaurant in Greenpoint from the people behind. We always have a great time here! Rockefeller Center is the perfect destination for anyone looking for romance in New York City. Really looking to make a once in a lifetime impression? Humans are born with the innate knowledge that secret things are cooler than non-secret things.
Still, six years of non-matrimony is something to celebrate, and you want to do it with style. It can be tough to get a table last-minute, but you can always stop in and try your luck at the bar. So point your date night in the direction of Wildair. As much as I love cooking, I also enjoy heading out on the town for date night with my love. With its lower ceilings and higher number of bar seats, Misi feels slightly more casual than Lilia - but is definitely still a place that will impress just about anyone. It starts with things like yellowtail and arctic char, then moves on to richer pieces like botan shrimp, tuna belly covered in caviar, and a miniature handroll filled with wagyu and uni.
As it expands, Sugarfish somehow manages to be as consistent as Shake Shack, and that remains true here. Maison Premiere is another one of our go-to bars in the neighborhood, and, like Hotel Delmano, it feels older than it actually is. Lilia is our favorite restaurant in Williamsburg for several reasons: stunning space, awesome pastas, fried cacio e pepe, great wine list, and soft serve ice cream with sprinkles on top. The food tends to be on the heavier side, so you should just make peace with that and order both the steak tartare and brussels sprouts with bacon. . The menu here is tiny, and the only real entree is rotisserie chicken. You'll know before the date where you're actually headed.
And if you if you want a burger, the one here is top-notch. Are you even counting at that point? This old historic location provides a romantic aura with its traditional decor and numerous chandeliers. First Dates are rough, but first dates meeting someone who you've casually exchanged messages with on the internet can be even tougher. Try snagging a table in the garden enclosed by windows to get the experience of eating outside without having to struggle with the elements. The food here is Uruguayan stuff like steak and empanadas, there are lots of candles and potted plants, and you can eat some good food without spending a distressing amount of money. We usually get the omakase and can never finish the last few courses.