1. Temple BarOver 40 vodkas, 10 types of gin and a diverse menu of mixed drinks make this a great place to take someone who appreciates an artfully poured cocktail. The other good news: Temple Bar has been around long enough, that while it attracts the business suit set there's virtually no attitude.
Address: 332 Lafayette Street
2. FluteWith locations in Midtown and Gramercy, Flute's cozy seating, chocolate dipped strawberries and champagne are sure to make any woman swoon.
3. Ñ 33 CrosbyThis intimate tapas bar in TriBeCa serves delicious sangria and small plates, in a sometimes crowded setting.
Address: 33 Crosby Street
Neighborhood: Midtown East
Address: 3 Mitchell place (1st Avenue/ 49th Street)
Neighborhood: Midtown West
Address: 356 West 58th Street