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Looking for great seafood, cozy atmosphere mid-town and lower.

Next week is my 1st wedding anniversary and we're looking for great seafood, cozy/romantic/non-stuffy atmosphere, mid-priced, mid-town or lower. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance!

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  1. I have never been here - but I did run across a few writeups, and you might want to take a look at it. (Ive been asking so many questions I feel a need to contribute!)

    Marys Fish Camp


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    1. re: angelaangel

      Mary's is great seafood, but I don't know if it's an anniversary spot. 1) I don't believe they take reservations. 2) while the west village is nice, I would not describe the place as romantic. Non-stuffy and cozy, sure; but romantic? Not really.

      For the OP, I assume sushi does not count?

    2. Avra on 48th is great! It can be mid-priced if you share, portions are big
      Barbounia Park ave south also cool atmostphere, good food.
      Check out both on menupages

        1. I feel like a broken record, but Aquagrill...

          1. I have no idea what "mid-priced" means to you, but you might like Harbour.

            1. Tides! A small, super cozy all-seafood restaurant in the LES. Founded by alums of Mary's Fish Camp, it's on Norfolk between Stanton and Delancey--right around corner from Schillers. Perks: yummy, affordable food and they take reservations for parties of 2. Mary's Fish Camp is great, but is noisy and has long wait times. Congrats!

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              1. If you can get away for lunch, you'd do great by heading to Eleven Madison Park, Jean Georges, or Tocqueville for their incredible prix fixe lunch deals. EMP and JG do great w/ seafood. Tocqueville, too, but maybe the other guys are better in that dept. I also second Acquagrill.

                1. i've never been but jacks oyster bar might work. i hear great things.