Date Night: Manhattan
Looking to spice up your dating life or impress on a first date this fall? Manhattan is a true dating playground with many options besides the standard date idea. We’ve put together a list of our favorite date spots in Manhattan that are sure to guarantee you a second (or third) date.
Frames Bowling Lounge
550 9th Avenue, Midtown West
Bowling, billiards, or ping pong? Break the ice with one of these activities at Frames Bowling Lounge. Splurge for a VIP private bowling lane in a private room with sofas, oversized projector screens and a personal playlist connection. For something more low-key, Frames has a cozy, Cue Lounge for pool playing with an accompany sports bar. Insider tip: be sure to scope out the happy hour specials from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Steep Rock NYC
1506 Lexington Avenue, East Harlem
Ideal for couples looking to step away from the standard dinner and drinks and step up their fitness game tis Upper East Side climbing haven is a sure way to take any date to the next level, literally. Accessible for experienced climbers or new adventurers, Steep Rock offers different levels of climbing based on your past experience. Admission is $25 per person and no reservation is required.
The National Bar & Dining Room
577 Lexington Avenue, Midtown
Conveniently nestled in Midtown, The National at The Benjamin makes it easy to impress on date night. With an expansive menu of cocktails and wine, either by the bottle or glass, cozy up at the bar or at a table in the dining room. Try the mussels or pan roasted Scottish salmon, and finish off the night with a glass of novel “black”.
Want to make a night of it? The Benjamin is offering 25% off suites with a dining credit for The National, allowing you to do date night in style. View our special offers here.