anniversary dinner ideas

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photo: eater

go ahead, splurge a little 

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photo: carbone


High-end takes on red-sauce fare at this Italian restaurant in a retro-glam space.

181 Thompson St, New York, NY 10012

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photo: infatuation 

Gramercy tavern

Danny Meyer's tavern with a fixed-price-only dining room & a bustling bar area.

42 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003

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photo: vogue

Le coucou

Refined French fare served in an airy, elegant setting.

138 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10013

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photo: the new yorker

The grill

Steakhouse in an iconic Seagram Building setting with midcentury style, classic dishes

99 E 52nd St, New York, NY 10022


Del posto

Updated Italian classics in palatial surroundings

85 10th Ave, New York, NY 10011


Gabriel kreuther

Sophisticated French cooking presented in chic, airy environs

41 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036



Compact, omakase-only Japanese choice for upscale sushi or kaiseki meals.

47 E 12th St, New York, NY 10003

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photo: ny times


Sleek Mexican spot for locally sourced share plates, plus tequila cocktails.

35 E 21st St, New York, NY 10010

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photo: forbes

Eleven Madison Park  

Upscale American tasting menus from chef Daniel Humm, voted #1 restaurant in the world

11 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10010

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photo: eater


Guests cook their own dry-aged steaks on tabletop grills at this upscale Korean spot.

16 W 22nd St, New York, NY 10010

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photo: moma

The modern

French/New American fare in a modernist space at the Museum of Modern Art.

9 W 53rd St, New York, NY 10019


Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare  

Renowned, upscale 20-course tasting menu that fuses French & Japanese flavors

431 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018