Fun Date Night ideas for Eateries, Restaurants and Cafes in New York - With the Perfect Outfits to Wear to each Venue.

Best date night ideas in New York City at a cool kosher restaurant in NYC

We all love going out with our special someone once in a while, to refresh and rejuvenate our relationship-and to have some fun in general! Nothing like that feeling of joy a date night together with your spouse can bring.

Looking for fresh new ideas? We’ve collected some highly recommended spots in popular towns and cities around you, try them out, you’ll thank us later!

We'll start with the one and only-NYC!

The list of eateries in NYC would run ten pages long, so we at Blank have chosen some of our date night favorites-based on ambiance, interesting food, service and other factors. Read on for the hit spots we recommend- places that’ll satisfy you and your dates’ palettes and hearts;).


1. Abaita


Abaita means “home”  in both  North Italian Dialect and Hebrew language. Abaita’s vision was to create a place where people enjoy coming together, hanging out and creating. Working out of an open kitchen, with a wood-burning oven, different techniques and seasonal ingredients, Abaita creates handmade fresh food and brings warmth and exciting flavors to the table. (Italian, dairy)

2. Bonito


Bonito is a chef-driven, fine-dining steakhouse restaurant with a casual and welcoming atmosphere. All the food is designed to be shared, the goal is to provide a new and exciting experience that is building up with the flavor of each of the dishes curated and presented in a unique and designed way by the chef, all  to ensure the best culinary experience of every table's tasting menu. (Steakhouse, meat)

Wondering what to wear to a cool spot like Bonito? Here's a fabulous suggestion:

Outfit #1:

Links: Snake Tee, Sage Ruffle Skirt, Gold Flats

3. Barnea Bistro


Barnea Bistro is a creative, immersive and elevated eating environment, this steakhouse fuses select seasonal ingredients and flavors with warm service and sensuous design.


4. Noi Due Carne


This lovely space provides Italian fare with a Mediterranean twist in a friendly, accommodating atmosphere.


5. 18 Restaurant 


Featuring contemporary wood décor, candle lit tables, a big bar and 2 cozy couch sections;18 restaurant provides a casual and hip experience on the upper east side.

6. Kasaba grill


Bringing European quality and service to Manhattans kosher community, and serving only the highest quality Glatt kosher meats, Kasaba has become renowned for its dry aged steaks that are cut on premises and served sizzling in a cabernet wine and marrow sauce, as well as for its BBQ ribs and 1% beef burgers made on premises. Known for their delectable  American, BBQ, Chicken, Deli, Dessert, Dinner, Hamburgers, and Kids Menu, Kasbah Kosher BBQ & Grill its a premiere upper west side delicatessen. Dine in and taste the difference!

Need a cute outfit that'll vibe well with Kasaba Grill? Try the following for an easy, cool look: 

Outfit #2:

7. Spiced NYC , Tempura NYC & Snooker NYC


These three spots are all located in the beautiful and contemporary Cassa Times Square hotel- All three places are under the same ownership,  and they work together in concert. Tempura is a sushi restaurant with an amazing bar, some dairy menu options and a dazzling setup on a rooftop with a retractable roof. Spiced is a meat restaurant with very reasonable prices for waiter service in Manhattan and an interesting ambiance of string lights, a massive wine wall.  Snooker is a pool hall that includes a few pool tables, air hockey and a couple of arcade games. While playing pool at Snooker, you can order food and drinks from a restaurant upstairs. ,


8. La Brochette Steakhouse


La Brochette brings home the elevated experience of a swanky New York City Steakhouse while under strict Kosher supervision, specializing in carefully selected fresh fish, hand-rolled to perfection, high quality meat and savory indulgences and  an extensive Kosher Spirits and Craft Cocktails to accompany your meal.

9. The Reserve Cut


Reserve Cut is a Contemporary Steak House in the Financial District. They provide creative cuisine with polished service and an inviting atmosphere.

Here's a fun summer outfit option for a date night at the Reserve cut: 

Outfit #3:

LInks: White Tie Cropped Cardi, Light PInk Duo Slip Jumper, Metallic Silver Flats

10. Le Marais


This kosher French-style steakhouse has become a Theater District mainstay for its classic meat-focused fare and its clubby atmosphere.

11. Mikes Bistro


Home to internationally-inspired dishes with a strong focus on seasonality and integrity, this restaurant is simple and elegant, refined and relaxed. One can wear jeans or a suit, and drink beer or champagne. At Mikes, it’s all about the food. The cuisine is grounded yet manages to be interesting enough to demand multiple visits.

12. Tabernacle Steakhouse


A modern kosher restaurant located in midtown Manhattan, with a menu focused on local and seasonal produce, in addition to the finest quality meats and fish, and a comprehensive list of the best wines from all regions of the world, all while delivering the highest level of professional service with a personal touch.

13.Talia’s Steakhouse


For 21 years, Talia's has continuously reinvented the strictly Glatt kosher restaurant as a hip, modern place, where everyone feels welcome. Enjoy the romantic atmosphere, dimly-lit, candles and fresh roses on each table, mellow live music and a wonderful blend of American and Middle-Eastern cuisines.


14. Wall Street Grill


Located in the heart of the financial district, WSG serves a wide selection of the finest cuts of Prime steaks, sustainable fish and crafted cocktails, offering a  new level of fine kosher dining. Enjoy a relaxed meal at the posh dining room or choose the more upbeat setting at the roof top atrium. Stargazing or discussing business, WSG will meet your expectation by delivering exceptional flavors embedded in each and every one of its dishes.


15. Wolf and Lamb


The haunt is staple Steakhouse in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, where business leaders, celebrities, political figures, and thousands of native New Yorkers all to experience old world cuisine presented in a fresh and welcoming atmosphere. Instrumental at the forefront of a revolution of fine kosher food and wine, they remain pioneers in handcrafted and delicious kosher dining and pride themselves with using only the best glatt kosher meats, all butchered on premises and hand selected for perfection.

Need that perfect Getup for a fun night at this elegant spot? This ensemble will definitely be a winning choice: 

Outfit #4:

Links: Neutral Pocket Blouse, Forest Slip Skirt, Sand Leather Flats

16. Mocha red


A Kosher Steakhouse located in New York City’s Union Square Area, where Miami vibes meet Manhattan ones, and with  an experience you will never forget. Mocha red encourages one and all to come join the fun.  A cool addition to eating at mocha red is the murals and artwork on display and for sale, from the amazing Mr Exclusive of Wynwood, Miami.

17. Nargila Grill


A middle eastern themed Steahouse in New York, whose chefs are masters in cooking juicy and mouth-watering steaks, using all the secrets that make meat juicy and fragrant Their philosophy is to cook simply, focusing on the taste and quality of each dish. With a menu including kebabs, kibbeh, Moroccan cigars, and more, and the food being served in a cozy, middle eastern themed environment, one can feel transported to a different, exotic,  time and place.


Go ahead, book a cool date night with your newfound knowledge! Let u know how it goes-and which outfit you wore, where! Then take a second to check out our next blog- Entertainment options in NYC! 

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