Right on the Hudson, the Frying Pan is one of the hottest places in the city right now.
Once a sunken 1929 lightship, the Pan has been resurrected into one of the West Side's more exciting dive bars.
Where to go for a rendezvous for two in the city that never sleeps.
As someone who's lived in New York City for more than 10 years, I've been around the block when it comes to dating and date night ideas.
Although the majority of my dates have been in dark bars somewhere in the Lower East Side (that's what you get when you date poor artists), there were some dates I've had that evoked that fleeting feeling of, "Wow.
I want this moment to last forever." And then forever was over 90 minutes later.
While the city and its suburbs have a lot of great places to offer during the day, the best part about NYC is just how much more fun things become once the lights go out.Here are New York City's most romantic summer date spots, whether you're on your first date or your thirtieth.