2021: Manhattan Voted Beauty & Essex Best Romantic Dinner!
Beauty & Essex
146 Essex St, New York
(212) 614-0146 – www.beautyandessex.com
When going on a date night, whether it’s a first date or a parent’s night out there is nothing better than finding the perfect restaurant. Beauty and Essex is here for your next evening on the town, not just to serve you great food but take you on an experience. When you first walk into the restaurant you will find the restaurant’s resident pawn shop, which houses a collection of vintage jewelry, musical instruments and a ton of other treasures. The best part is everything in the shop is available for purchase, so you can grab your date a little gift on the way out. While dining why not try one of the restaurants share plates this way you can get extra cozy at the table.
2020: Manhattan Voted La Lanterna di Vittorio Best Romantic Dinner!
La Lanterna di Vittorio
129 MacDougal St
(917) 639-3236 – www.lalanternacaffe.com
La Lanterna di Vittorio offers patrons the finest in Italian cuisine. The lantern-lit indoor garden offers a romantic setting for any meal while the live jazz in the adjoining bar sets the mood. During the cold New York City winters, the restaurant’s lower level features a blazing fireplace that leaves diners warm and cozy. The extensive a la carte menu is sure to have dishes that will please any palate from soups and bruschettas to calzones and paninis. Diners can also order from the restaurant’s endless array of pizzas topped with cheese, anchovies and different types of meat. La Lanterna’s drinks menu is just as full as its food menu and includes martinis, hot drinks, seasonal cocktails, beer and red and white wines.