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15 pick-up lines that will only work in New York

Will Gleason
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Will Gleason

Dating in New York can be a real nightmare. But if you nail that first impression, an urban single's nightmare can quickly turn into a dream come true. On your next night out, stop by one of our 10 top hook-up bars in the city, and try one of these sure-fire conversation starters on for size. They should help you seal the deal in no time.

I must be unidentified air conditioner fluid. Because I’m totally falling for you.

Are you East Side Access? Because you’re the answer to my prayers.

Falling for you would be a shorter trip than the S train.

Are your eyes the West Village? Because I am getting lost in them, girl.

You don’t need a taxi medallion to drive me crazy!

Is your name Momofuku? Cause you have some nice buns.

My jaw just dropped faster than cell service underground.

You’re like Joe’s Pizza. Even when you’re bad, you’re so good.

Kiss me if I’m wrong, but isn’t your rent super cheap?

As long as we’re in the theater district, why don’t we get some play?

If I said that off-the-rack suit looked like it was Martin Greenfield… would you hold it against me?

I forget to grab raisins at the Greenmarket. Could I interest you in a date?

Hey, babe. What’s your hurricane evacuation zone?

Hershey’s Chocolate World gives out millions of kisses a day. I’m just asking for one.

My mind feels like Hudson River Park. Cause you’ve been running through it all day.

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