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the most romantic date night restaurants in NYC right now

10 Most Romantic NYC Restaurants Right Now for Date Night

One of life’s sweetest luxuries is a romantic outing with your beloved. So as we all reemerge from the Great Lockdown(s), what are the best places to go for a perfect romantic restaurant meal on date night in NYC right now? For a first date, we’ve previously reported on the best sushi places in New York. ‘Cause statistics show that the chances of a second date are exponentially higher if sushi is on the menu for your first date). However, if you and your paramour are well past the initial meeting, our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the most romantic date night restaurants in NYC right now.

best romantic Japanese restaurants for a first date in New York City (NYC) if you're looking for a perfect place for sushi

10 Best Places in NYC to go for Date Night with Sushi

In a recent report on the most romantic locations in New York City, we shared a notable statistic: if you eat sushi on your first date, you increase your odds of a second date by 170%. Why is this? We can’t offer a definitive answer. Perhaps its because dining on sushi is an interactive experience. It’s Expensive. And beautifully plated. It’s also not particularly time-consuming, which reduces the pressure. Who can say for sure? We can, however, offer a definitive list of the best places to arrange a first date with the object of your desire in New York City if sushi is intended to be the lure. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the 10 best romantic Japanese restaurants for a first date in New York City (NYC) if you’re looking for a perfect place for sushi for two.

photos of Little Island, the new park on the West Side of Manhattan

Best Photos of Little Island Park, a New Treasure Trove in New York

We love the High Line, and you’d be forgiven for thinking that this inventive elevated park was the zenith of creativity that New York City had to offer in the realm of public green space. Well, you’d be wrong. Enter Little Island@Pier 55, which gives all the other city parks a run for their money. It’s a beautifully landscaped postage-stamp sized oasis on the West Side. And a great new destination for date night! We’re sharing some of our best photos of Little Island, the new park funded by media mogul Barry Diller, a charming treasure trove on the banks of the Hudson River in New York City. And like so many of life’s true luxuries, this one is free.