A Guide to the Best Date Spots in New York City

Conversations begin on Bumble but they get even deeper IRL. When it’s time to move from direct messaging to direct eye contact, find a table for two. And to make it super easy, OpenTable and Bumble are teaming up to help you find the best date spots in your city.

Find a restaurant that fits your style, whether you want drinks on a patio or a special four-course meal, OpenTable can help you choose the cuisine, seating area, and even book unique experiences with nearby restaurants. Download the Bumble app to find your match, and check the list below to find your table.

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Restaurants:Ammazzacaffè, Bar Primi, Bottino
Price Range:$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Italian
Neighborhoods:Williamsburg, Lower East Side, Chelsea
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Ammazzacaffè

$$$$·Italian·
Williamsburg
252 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
We love Amazza! The service is excellent, everyone is so kind and thoughtful and the food is fantastic. I'm gluten free and I'm so grateful for the lengths they go to do make sure Read more
Best Overall in Brooklyn

Bar Primi

$$$$·Italian·
Lower East Side
1,258 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Groups
Favourite restaurant we went to on our New York girls trip. It was loud but we liked that, it added to the great environment. The ambiance was beautiful, the food was 10/10. The riRead more

Bottino

$$$$·Italian·
Chelsea
1,603 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Outstanding food, great ambiance, first class service in a unique indoor outdoor setting. Beats the pants off every Michelin star Italian restaurant I’ve ever dined at in every waRead more

Brooklyn Chop House

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Financial District
1,727 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Birthdays
Brooklyn Chop House is excellent. The food was great. We had the Porterhouse for two which was tasty and we had chicken skewers, avocado lobster salad as well as the pork fried ricRead more

Buddakan NY

$$$$·Chinese·
Meatpacking District
14,198 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Romantic
Cool atmosphere , great cocktails and delicious Asian inspired food . It was very loud though . If you are going with a big group you will not be able to hear anything . I would goRead more
Chinese in New York / Tri-State Area
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Bunker

$$$$·Vietnamese·
Bushwick
126 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Casual
  • Authentic
Food is incredible, wait staff are super friendly! I left my credit card and they called me immediately to let me know :) The only reason it isn't 5 stars all around is that it is Read more
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Cafe Du Soleil

$$$$·French·
Upper West Side
1,306 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
Love Cafe Du Soleil! Always such a pleasure dining here - drinks are great, food is fantastic, staff is attentive, and the ambience is delightful!
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Catch Steak - NYC

$$$$·Steak·
West Village
1,507 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot
  • Romantic
Vegetarian options were delicious. Drink were superb! Vibe was unmatched.

Cotenna

$$$$·Café·
Greenwich Village
35 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Authentic
  • Comfort Food
Great atmosphere. Small but beautiful. Service was outstanding and the food as well! Burrata and prosciutto, Fettucine with mushrooms and gnocchi sorrentina. The house red BarberaRead more
Hot Spot in Manhattan
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Double Zero

$$$$·Italian·
East Village
712 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Best vegan pizza in the game and super fun spot to hang out at!

Glasserie

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Greenpoint
551 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Cozy
Great spot for a casual dinner. The Mezze Platter was unreal!
Mediterranean in New York / Tri-State Area

Grand Central Oyster Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Midtown East
6,367 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
My favorite restaurant. Love the oyster pan roast. Noise level is low so table conversation is easy. Service is perfect.
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High Street on Hudson

$$$$·Seafood·
West Village
562 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
The clam chowder was amazing with plenty of whole clams and lots of fresh veggies.

Khe-Yo

$$$$·Laotian·
TriBeCa - Downtown
1,189 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
Excellent food! Everything was delicious. Loved the egg rolls and brussels sprouts and the market bowls!

Jue Lan Club

$$$$·Chinese·
Gramercy / Flatiron
1,359 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
My friends and I had a great time! The food was amazing! Great portions and enough to take home! 🥰🥰🥰
Chinese in Manhattan

Olmsted

$$$$·American·
Prospect Heights
196 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Sooooooooooo delish
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Pera Soho

$$$$·Mediterranean·
SoHo
1,292 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Groups
  • Neighborhood Gem
The food was fresh and delicious! The wait staff attended to our needs and they were great overall. Will book again next time we are in NYC
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Red Rooster Harlem

$$$$·Southern·
Harlem
8,364 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Hot Spot
I thoroughly enjoyed the eating experience at the Red Rooster Harlem Restaurant!

RH Rooftop Restaurant New York

$$$$·American·
West Village
1,727 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
I had the best birthday celebration at this location.
Most Booked in New York / Tri-State Area
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Shalom Japan

$$$$·Creative Japanese·
Williamsburg
520 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
Good food, interesting fusion of Japanese/Jewish. Portions are not large, and you can get a much better pastrami sandwich elsewhere. Okonomi-Latke, duck wings, and matzoh ball rameRead more
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Rangoon - Brooklyn

$$$$·Burmese·
Crown Heights
137 reviews
  • Casual
  • Gluten Free Options
  • Good for a Date
I haven’t had a dish I didn’t love here. Everything is so delicious. Definitely try the onion fritters, tea leaf salad and the garlic noodles!
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San Matteo Pizzeria e Cucina

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Upper East Side
224 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Such a fun authentic Italian restaurant on the upper east side. Perfect neighborhood gem.
Pizzeria in New York / Tri-State Area

Antoya (fka Samwon Garden)

$$$$·Korean·
NoMad
220 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
excellent barbeque and and overall high quality. only complaint is the front desk where the hostess is rude upon check-in. She's more interested in answering the phone than actuRead more
Korean in New York / Tri-State Area

Shiraz Kitchen - Chelsea

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Gramercy / Flatiron
61 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Creative Cuisine
The food Shiraz Kitchen was fantastic! The three of us enjoyed the evening and the food. Our sever was attentive and helpful. I highly recommend Shiraz Kitchen.
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Suyo Gastrofusion

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Bronx
236 reviews
  • Happy Hour
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
Great experience would recommend to friends
Fusion / Eclectic in New York / Tri-State Area

VIA VAI - Astoria

$$$$·Italian·
Astoria
177 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
A perfect little neighborhood date place with great food, attentive service and good ambience.
Best Overall in Queens
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Vinum Wine Bar & Restauarant

$$$$·Italian·
Staten Island
302 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Wonderful Italian restaurant- seems small when you first arrive but surprise, more dining rooms in the back. Wait staff was wonderful and the food was delicious - meatball bar andRead more
Best Overall in Staten Island
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