PLAN DATE: FRI / MAY 31
This cheerful Mexican eatery promises to brighten your evening with its delectable menu of taco favorites with a high-end, contemporary kick. Located in a playful space that features black and white checkered floors, red booths and a lively converted VW bus, Tacombi shares authentic taqueria culture from Baja to the Yucatan in the form of Al Pastor, Barbacoa, Baja Crispy Fish and Chile Relleno tacos—and that’s just a few from the irresistibly laden list. Add a sweet touch with one of their smooth Aguas Frescas, and get ready to have some fun with your love in this bustling, beautiful, modern nod to 21st-century taco obsessions.
Last Light is a chic new bar located atop the Sister City hotel with a back patio that offers a sweeping, glowing view of the city. Quaint and complex cocktails, impressive organic wines and craft beer will be there to tempt you—with drinks like the Glow Stick (Cachaca, sherry, fresh berries) and boozy Frozen Slushies leading the way. The seasonal menu is there to make relishing those city views even better as you let loose with your love, downing one quality drink after another.
Lower East Side
267 Elizabeth Street, Manhattan
idk tip: It’s worth ordering up a serving of chips and guacamole here because the guac is seriously something else.
225 Bowery, Manhattan
idk tip: The bar popcorn here isn’t just any popcorn—it’s smothered in pecorino and black pepper. Aka, it’s perfect.