So you have plans for a first date - congrats! You've set a time, picked out your outfit, and rehearsed your evening in a bit too much detail. Now all you have to do is make a dinner reservation and, lucky for you, we're here to help (but we won't third wheel, we promise). Check out some of our favorite NYC date night restaurants that will take your new relationship to the next level.

See also:

[The Most Coveted Tables in Town: NYC Restaurant Week 2013]

[NYC Couples Through The Decades: Winter Date Night Ideas]

[Your Guide To The Most Romantic Ice Skating Date In The City]