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Romantic Restaurants in NYC

Explore our curated list of romantic restaurants to dine at when you’re in Manhattan. Celebrating an anniversary or a birthday? We’ve done the work for you and rounded up the best places to take your special someone too.


Located on the Upper West Side, enjoy a Mediterranean ambiance and delicious Greek food.

Sushi Nonaka

Also located on the Upper West Side, this exceptional Sushi restaurant is the perfect place for sushi lovers.

Benoit Restaurant and Bar

If you can’t escape to Paris, France then take your special someone to this upscale french bistro serving up Parisian classics and modeled after the restaurant in Paris. Located in Midtown, East.


Another amazing authentic French restaurant that is located in the Theater District and perfect to dine at before catching an evening show.


Tuscan cooking & boutique wines served in a setting that includes a spacious year-round garden. Located in the hip Chelsea gallery district.


Right in Midtown East, close to Fifty Hotel & Suites, Copinette is a neighborhood restaurant that serves up American cuisine with French influence.

Baker & Co.

Located in the trendy West Village, this modern eatery offers creative Italian recipes including seafood & pasta.

Nobu Downtown

A hit amongst celebrities, this institutional hot spot was founded by Japanese celebrity chef and restaurateur Nobu Matsuhisa known for his fusion cuisine blending traditional Japanese dishes with Peruvian ingredients.


Want to go to the Italian Alps but can’t? Head on over to Gramercy and treat your taste buds to a special flavor, Baita Royale, which was created by Nick Morgenstern for Eataly using high-quality ingredients right from Eataly’s market.

Bistrot Leo

An intimate 50-seat French restaurant located in the heart of Soho, serving all day with a softly lit atmosphere and outdoor seating as well.

Aroma Trattoria

This Italian restaurant is located in Midtown, West  has become one of New York City’s favorite restaurant’s to enjoy a romantic meal at.