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Ideas for Date Night

Dishes and drinks for two

Looking for ideas to spice up date night? We’ve made it easy with these ideas for a fun night out on the town.

The Bamboo Room CocktailGoing on a first date? The Bamboo Room  at Three Dots and a Dash -one of Esquire Magazine’s “Best Bars in America”- delivers some of the tastiest cocktails in a cozy speakeasy environment. Make a reservation at The Bamboo Room at Three Dots and a Dash.

Prefer to impress your date with your cocktail making skills? Check out cocktails to-go, now available near you!

Bar at The Gin CommissionIs your special someone a gin lover? (or perhaps it’s you!) Go on a staycation and make it all about gin while feeling like you’re out on the Spanish Atlantic Coast with Gin Tonics, 19 other specialty cocktails, plus 50 different gins at The Gin Commission. Don’t worry, they also serve other spirits. Make a reservation at The Gin Commission.

Kaze Chan at Omakase RoomCelebrating a milestone? Master Sushi Chef Kaze Chan and the team behind Sushi-san invite you to make it an extra special moment at The Omakase Room at Sushi-san. Delight in an 18-course omakase in this convivial yet intimate setting. Select from one of two seatings every Thursday – Saturday at 5:30 PM and 8:30 PM. The 18-course omakase is priced at $250 per person, plus tax (gratuity not included) with the option to add on beverage pairings. Sake pairings will include the classic which features rarities and icons ($75, plus tax) or the premium with exclusive selections ($125, plus tax) or choose a wine and sake pairing ($175, plus tax). Make a reservation at The Omakase Room at Sushi-san.

Cafe Baba-Reeba! TapasA spot that is perfect for sharing? Head over to Chicago’s original tapas restaurant, Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba! in Lincoln Park and nosh on tapas and pintxos and a pitcher of seasonal sangria. Make a reservation at Cafe Ba-Ba-Reeba!
A Crab Cellar seafood spreadEnjoy an unlimited seafood experience on your next date night. Crab Cellar welcomes you to enjoy an all-new menu every Friday, Saturday and Sunday of unlimited Premium Bairdi Crab, Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail and Blue Crab Dip! Dive into this unique experience for $145 per person, plus tax (gratuity not included). You and your date will also enjoy unlimited side dishes like Mac & Cheese and French Fries. Make a reservation at Crab Cellar.

Eiffel Tower Restaurant Romantic DinnerIn need of a romantic escape when in Vegas? Eiffel Tower Restaurant’s dreamy views of the Bellagio Fountains and the Paris Balloon are sure to impress your date. Enjoy Chef J. Joho’s updated French Classic cuisine overlooking the Bellagio fountains, in one of the most spectacular dining rooms on the Las Vegas strip. Make a reservation for Eiffel Tower online.

Mezze Spread from EmaEnjoy the weather on Ema’s patio and order a Mediterranean mezze spread full of yours and your date’s favorites. Great for first dates or a random weeknight out. Feeling more of a happy hour date? Join Ema for happy hour Monday – Thursday from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM and enjoy $5 wines, beers and mezze including Crispy Potatoes and Spicy Hummus. Make a reservation for Ema online.

Want to check out our other happy hours? View happy hour deals near you.

Plate of Crab ClawsCan’t decide? Might we suggest Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab! From seafood platters to perfectly cooked steaks, you’ll enjoy the best of both worlds. Make a reservation at the Joe’s Seafood location nearest you.

Red wine glasses at OsteriaEnjoy a romantic Italian dinner for two on Osteria Via Stato’s outdoor patio. The menu offers Roman-style pizzas, seasonal pastas and Italian classics, split a tiramisu or enjoy your own scoop of gelato. Make a reservation at Osteria Via Stato.

The Sommelier Experience corner at RPM SeafoodIf your date is a wine lover, surprise them with tickets to the Sommelier Experience at RPM Seafood – a prix fixe meal with wine pairings at the sommelier table. The experience begins at $225 per person, plus tax (gratuity not included) and you can select between a 6:00 PM or 8:30 PM seating Tuesday – Saturday. The menu includes traditional cicchetti, housemade pastas, imported truffles and more. Book your tickets to the Sommelier Experience at RPM Seafood.

Oysters on a platter at Shaw'sMake any date extra special with bubbly and oysters at Shaw’s Crab House. Sit at the bar with your special someone and order a couple glasses or a bottle of sparkling wine of choice which pairs perfectly with Shaw’s oysters on the half shell. Make a reservation at Shaw’s – Chicago or make a reservation at Shaw’s – Schaumburg.

Summer House BrunchSummer House Santa Monica is a great option for couples who prefer a brunch date. From brunch cocktails such as Come Fly with Me or Lavender Fields, to waffles and Cali-Mex inspired breakfast dishes, you and your date are sure to have a delicious time. Make a reservation at Summer House Santa Monica – Chicago or make a reservation at Summer House Santa Monica – North Bethesda.

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