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Jonathan Secor Nov 19, 2013 05:00 PM

looking for a place, not too expensive, for my wife and I to go for romantic, yet good food, dinner..79th street and above

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    dyrewolf Nov 19, 2013 07:10 PM

    There is an Italian place on 84th (I think) Amsterdam to Bdway

    Place is romantic... food is quite good too, and low key, low enough tabs

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      ipsedixit Nov 19, 2013 07:15 PM

      Spiga?

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        dyrewolf Nov 19, 2013 08:00 PM

        Exactly. Haven't been in a year or so but it fit the request

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          ipsedixit Nov 19, 2013 08:02 PM

          It did look quite quaint when I walked by it going to Jacob's Pickles.

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      arepo Nov 19, 2013 07:31 PM

      Look into Ouest
      http://www.ouestny.com/

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        plf515 Nov 20, 2013 03:54 AM

        The poster didn't say what "not too expensive" means, but Ouest is pretty pricy. But if its within the budget, I agree. Really good food and nice place.

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          arepo Nov 21, 2013 04:00 AM

          You have a point although I guess I just automatically think of Daniel, Per Se, Jean George, EMP and Le Bernardin etc. when I think of expensive.

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        mushroomaffairs Nov 19, 2013 07:45 PM

        There's a new place called Corvo Bianco on Columbus my friend's mother went to. From the website it looks beautiful.

        Take me.

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          coasts Nov 21, 2013 04:59 AM

          the restaurant is beautiful, but the food was disappointing on both visits. haven't heard anything compelling since and don't have plans to return.

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          swannee Nov 20, 2013 12:58 AM

          Mirabelle on W. 86?

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            plf515 Nov 20, 2013 03:55 AM

            What does "not too expensive" mean to you? What sort of price per person before drinks and tax and tip?

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              Jonathan Secor Nov 21, 2013 05:45 AM

              thanks for all the great suggestions! In terms of not "too" expensive, looking to spend $50 a head including wine..a little more for drinks.

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