Fancy schmancy dinners may not be everyone’s thing but for traditionalist couples who are simply seeking to dine out at a classic, romantic restaurant, here are the restaurants that top our list for quintessential romantic restaurants in New York City.
Daniel: Daniel Boulud’s finest dining establishment offers up original French food in an elegant ambience.
Le Bernardin: Probably New York’s iconic restaurant when it comes to romance and fine dining. Famed chef, Eric Ripert serves up classy cuisine in a warm dining room.
Gramercy Tavern: Danny Meyer’s restaurants are all renowned for impeccable service and Gramercy Tavern is no different.
One if by Land, Two if by Sea: This historical gem serves up delicious, traditional cuisine but is a must if just for the ambiance alone.
Balthazar: This Parisian brasserie serves up authentic French classics in a warm bistro-like ambiance that will make you feel like you’ve just jetted off to France.