—Matt Ortile Dear Irving has great cocktails and a very chill vibe.
You have to make reservations and it feels super fancy inside.
The cocktails are delicious and fancy enough to feel date-ish, and then, if it's going well, they have great munchies.
Or if you want to go somewhere else for dinner, you're in a great spot to go find food.
Basically, the location should be an extension of the impression a person would like to convey — and that’s a tall order.
Since Manhattan is filled with restaurants and bars that span these categories, Eater is here to offer a guide to the ultimate date spots in Manhattan.
Also good location so you can head somewhere else in Cobble Hill after for drinks. It's nice dim lighting, with a cozy dark wood bar and tables, and they have games (darts, pool, etc.) if you want or need an icebreaker.If you want to keep your companion for the night fascinated rather than fatigued, you need to get slightly more creative.Click through for a slew of unique date ideas right here in Manhattan! Dining at a nice restaurant, grabbing drinks at a cool downtown bar, or catching the newest film release are all tried and true date ideas, but after a while they start coming off a bit blasé.You certainly won't blow your date's mind by suggesting any of them.