First date is crucial for any relationship. The place should be romantic and not too intimate at the same time, and in any case – very special. A wow restaurant makes a wow beginning for your love story and helps sparkles fly between you two.
How to make a sure pick among tons of eateries in NYC? Easily, with our top list of the best first date restaurants in New York!
- ABC Kitchen
A quiet restaurant for slow conversations in the candlelight. And grab another surefire successful first date tip: after dinner, take your date for a walk in Madison Square Park. Luckily, the ABC Kitchen is located right next to it.
Located: Park Avenue
A perfect place for wine gourmets, serving delicious food as well. Quiet enough to talk and get to know each other and trendy enough to make this date fun and really wow.
- Gramercy Terrace
Located: East Side (at Gramercy Park Hotel)
A beautiful garden-like terrace, fabulous cocktails and good meals on a rooftop. Isn’t that a recipe for an unforgettable first date? We say it is!
- Saxon and Parole
Located: Greenwich Village
An elegant restaurant, good food with a wide range of grilled meats and just enough romantic vibes for a first date. But the best part is outdoor sitting. Make sure to make a reservation in advance.
- Jewel Bako
Located: East Village
How about an exotic escape? Take your date for a dining trip to Japan. The sushi are really good and authentic, the walls and ceiling are covered with bamboo and the candlelight is there to make your dinner both interesting and romantic.
Your date says she or he doesn’t care where to go to for the first date? They do care! Choose a fine restaurant and enjoy her/his delight.