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Set amid rolling hills and acres of farmland in the tranquil town of Pocantico Hills, New York, Blue Hill at Stone Barns is one of the region’s most romantic restaurants. Soft jazz, flickering candlelight and pink floral centerpieces create a welcoming environment in the main dining room, which also features many tables that allow you and your date to sit side-by-side on a padded banquette. You’ll also encounter certain dishes, like a recent spring salad with speck served on long slate plates, that's designed to be shared by you and your dining companion. Romance is at its peak come warm weather, however. From late spring to early autumn, definitely plan on arriving an hour or so early for your dinner reservation so you can stroll arm-in-arm through the greenhouses filled with the farm’s lettuces and herbs, or simply admire the flock of sheep grazing in the pasture as sunset falls. It's no wonder that this Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star restaurant has been the site of many a marriage proposal.