I'm not new to the city, but I haven't been on a casual date in either of these neighborhoods. I'd prefer to keep it on the less expensive (though not nec. cheap) side. Fun is better than romantic, and darker is better than lighter.
Justin Chapple, Food & Wine Deputy Test Kitchen Editor, is back this week with another killer Mad Genius Tip—an ice cream cake made of store-bought ice cream sandwiches, that requires just minutes of prep time.