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Chinatownlady Aug 1, 2013 06:55 PM

I'm looking for a romantic restaurant with paella for a birthday dinner in Manhattan... any suggestions for places with good paella and lovely atmosphere? Thank you!

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    rottyguy RE: Chinatownlady Aug 3, 2013 07:13 AM

    I like Soccarat on the west side (19th St). Dark and romantic but I've shared tables there so ask about private seating. Paella is fine.

    1. Ziggy41 RE: Chinatownlady Aug 3, 2013 11:04 AM

      Paella places don't normally scream romance. Instead you can look at places that serve different Paella variations like Aldea

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        Bkeats RE: Chinatownlady Aug 3, 2013 10:18 PM

        I think soccarat in soho has a great atmosphere for a date. Better than the original in soho. You won't have to sit at a communal table.

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          coasts RE: Bkeats Aug 4, 2013 04:24 AM

          agreed that the Soho location of Socarrat is the more romantic of the group. i'm sure you meant to write that it's better than the Chelsea spot.

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            Bkeats RE: coasts Aug 5, 2013 09:28 AM

            Absolutely right. Had soho on the brain.

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          sushiman RE: Chinatownlady Aug 5, 2013 08:36 AM

          Solera?

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            bronwen RE: Chinatownlady Aug 5, 2013 09:20 AM

            There's Meson Sevilla in Restaurant Row. It's cheap and cheerful and quite romantic.

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