Romantic Restaurants Sans Noise
Whether it’s your first date or your 50th anniversary, these are the 10 restaurants where you need to nab a reservation pronto.
Ah Valentine’s Day, a night that aggressive marketers would like you to believe is the make-it-or-break-it moment in any romantic relationship. The truth is that New Yorkers don’t need an overpriced prix-fixe menu as an excuse to slip into heels or a fancy shirt and park it in a sexy banquette for the evening. When we do want a steamy night on the town (be it V-Day or otherwise), this city teems with blush-worthy restaurants — whether tiny or sprawling, timeless or of-the-moment, daring or sure-fire, splurges or saves — and here are 10 of the city’s best for wooing your sweetheart.