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Help me decide - $200 gift cert for mid-20yos, like dbd


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Help me decide - $200 gift cert for mid-20yos, like dbd

cheereeo | Dec 3, 2007 12:51 PM

I want to get a gift certificate for my niece and her fiance for Christmas. I have their names. We spend $200. They are middle-class working mid-20-year-olds who like to venture to NYC from CT for a nice dinner. They love davidburke & donatella, not huge drinkers, probably a glass of wine each; neither of them are great risk-takers with food, but I guess they enjoy the trendy nature of dbd but do love that new-American menu--so along those lines, but some place they haven't been. No jackets-only places, non-pretentious.

Based on some reviews here and some comments from a friend, let me know if any of these will fit the bill or make a better suggestion.

Crispo - - In looking at their website,, that year-round patio just looks so incredibly inviting and romantic.

Telepan - -

Cafe Gray - -

The Modern at MOMA - - - - A friend recommended this; thought it may be cool if they can get a res. I read that it is Austrian-influenced--yum.

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