Hi- a party of 5 will be in town on saturday night. I was thinking East Village Korzo Haus, but they only have seats at the bar (which I don't want, because I want to be able to talk and look at everyone), and I don't want to do an hour wait, so I'd like a place that I can get a reservation. We love GOOD food, and I want my guests to see cool NY places that they can't see in Chicago (where they are coming from). Also, I need somewhere we can get in. I like the idea of a low-key place where we can drink and catch up. Nothing too expensive (nothing over 40 per/person including drinks).
HELP in advance!