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Any romantic spots downtown for dinner. Nothing too fancy, just a casual but romantic spot for 2nd date. And of course inexpensive! :)

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  1. What does "inexpensive" mean for you, including tax, tip and drinks?

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    1. re: gutsofsteel

      Just the food itself.

    2. Inexpensive and downtown can mean a lot of things... IS not above Union Square Downtown? and is 20-25 for main courses inexpensive?

      1. Probably from Union Square down, and around 15-20 for an entree I guess would be inexpensive.

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        1. re: mattbardi

          What is your budget for the whole meal, everything included?

          1. re: gutsofsteel

            I guess I would say around 60?

          2. re: mattbardi

            OK, Crispo on 14th street, If you ask to be seated in the back it is very romantic and the food is excellent. Three of cups on First Ave. & 5th St. Very nice place great food very inexpensive.

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            Crispo
            240 W 14th St, New York, NY 10011

          3. I'm a big fan of Max in the east village. Great Italian American food, bustling but definitely dark enough to be romantic and quite inexpensive. The lasagna is especially to die for. If a guy took me there, I would definitely go out with him again! ;)

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            Max
            51 Avenue B, New York, NY 10009

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            1. re: sarahe1

              How about Market Table on Carmine Street? Nice, neighborhood spot with reasonable prices. Has a hip, yet friendly and familiar feel. Very good food in the farm-to-table style.

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              Market Table
              54 Carmine Street, New York, NY 10014

            2. Alta is a nice choice.