Samantha's Romantic Pick- Northern Spy Company, New York, NY

If you are looking for a new restaurant that is low key but excellent, this is the place for you. It's in an unassuming location in the East Village, way east. Its cozy and cute. The ingredients are fresh. The chef hails from San Francisco and is on his way to winning many an award. All the entrees are all under $17 and desserts are $6.  Don't forget to try the delectable heirloom tomato salad with feta cheese and mint, the succulent roasted chicken and their pork entry of the day. Perfect date place because you'll look like a foodie and you will leave spending less than $75 on the meal. Northern Spy Food Co, 511 East 12th St, NYC,