If you live in NYC, you can probably suggest a few spots for great burgers, Italian food or maybe even where to get a good Omakese. But, chances are you always get a bit stumped when it come to picking a spot for drinks with a first date. That's where we come in. Picking the right spot for a first date can be quite a challenge, especially if you're just meeting for drinks. To ensure that you don't end up at a trashy bar or at a restaurant where you feel obligated to sit down for a five-course meal, click through to learn about some of our favorite downtown spots for a casual, weeknight date.