16 Best Date Spots in DC

Hello DC! We are finally launched in Washington, D.C. We are excited to bring you our DC date ideas that will help you and your partner with the next date night! Find some double date friends via our app to check out some of these places.

Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM - 12 PM

Lincoln's Waffle Shop

Open for nearly 30 years, Lincoln’s Waffle Shop is a DC favorite. The family-run business is focused on providing high quality, affordable service to the DC community. Lincoln’s Waffle Shop is open for breakfast and lunch, serving all the classics, including its namesake waffles. 

Dirty Habit

If you’re looking for something more upscale, Dirty Habit is the brunch spot to hit up. Though expensive, the food is absolutely delicious- and is curated by a professional chef, of course. The spot is also used as a place to have post-wedding brunch, rehearsal dinners, and even as a ceremony wedding venue.

Culture Coffee Too

Coffee dates are a great way to wake up with your partner and get ready for your day. Culture Coffee Too is the place to go to in DC for some great coffee. The establishment is heavily focused on events, so when you go, be sure to catch a show or two. 

Le Diplomate

This rustic French brunch spot is just the place to grab some croissants, or pain au chocolat. The restaurant pays homage to French culture, so be sure to brush up on your French culture knowledge before heading out. Et, oui, la nourriture est délicieuse. (And, yes, the food is delicious.)

Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM

National Mall & grab some ice cream at Jubilee 

One of the classic spots to hit up in DC is the National Mall- and no, it’s not exactly a shopping mall. Surrounded by museums, beautiful lawns, and the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Memorial, visiting the National Mall is the perfect place to spend a hot summer day. Tired of the heat? Grab some ice cream at Jubilee, another DC favorite.

Eastern Market

Eastern Market is a fun place to explore for food, arts, and fun! There are both indoor and outdoor merchants, with mostly local vendors selling. It’s also close in proximity to the National Mall and the US Capitol, and is definitely worth checking out for a quick afternoon bite, or a 10-course meal at all of the different vendors!


Makan, meaning ‘to eat,’ brings the heart of Malaysian cuisine to DC. Combining some elements of American-style cuisine with the traditional Malaysian cuisine, their menu offers not only the classic brunch drinks, but also delicious lunch and breakfast foods from Malaysia. With a chef being one of the top in the US, Makan promises you a good time, and delicious food.

Luray Caverns

If you and your partner are more of the adventurous type, Luray Caverns is the date spot for you. These caverns are the largest in the Eastern US. The gorgeous Luray Caverns are supplemented with garden mazes and a fun rope adventure park to check out!

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM - 8 PM

Iron Gate Restaurant

Greek and Italian restaurant, led by Chef Anthony Chittum, Iron Gate Restaurant, is a lovely upscale restaurant to visit for a more fancy dinner. With a carefully curated wine list, Iron Gate features the best of the best fresh ingredients. Their menu boasts high end meats and doesn’t forget to include a couple options for vegetarians in their three course menu.

DC River Cruise

Spice your evening with your partner up with a romantic river cruise. Some cruises even offer a dinner to go along with the beautiful sight seeing. With 360-degree views of DC’s incredible monuments, a river cruise is a great way to spend the night with your loved one.


Mandu is a Korean restaurant focused on bringing classic, homestyle Korean cuisine to the DC community. The restaurant offers an extensive selection of wines and drinks, and, of course, delicious Korean food in a modern Asian-style restaurant. Fun fact- Mandu actually means dumplings in Korean!


Another great restaurant to hit up for a fancy upscale dinner is Maydan, an Arabic restaurant. Bon Appetit named this restaurant one of the best in the US in 2018, and Michelin has featured them for their exquisite dining experience as well. Though they offer an a la carte menu, the best way to experience Maydan is through their classic Tawle (family-style) menu, which is a curated meal.

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM - 12 AM

930 Club

Visiting the 930 Club is a must while in DC. The club is famous for its shows at 9:30 PM, featuring stars like Mandy Moore, Jacob Collier, and many more. Be sure to buy tickets in advance, though, since the place sells out fairly quickly for its bigger artist showings.

Insomnia Escape Room

With over 8 different escape rooms, this DC escape room is the perfect place to have some late night fun. If you and your partner love mysteries, grab some dinner and spend the rest of your night with them cracking various puzzles.


With over 100 libations, Barmini is José Andrés’ cocktail lab definitely worth visiting with your partner. With inventive snacks and experiential flights, barmini is a premier cocktail learning experience.

Boardwalk Wharf

Cocktails, beers, games, and your partner- what more could you ask for? Boardwalk Wharf is a great place to go for a late night date. The arcade makes for the perfect combination of friendly competition and fun!


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16 Best Date Spots in Houston

Hello Houston!  We are excited to bring you our Houstondate ideas that will help you and your partner with the next date night! Find some double date friends via our app to check out some of these places.

Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM - 12 PM

The Breakfast Klub

As one of the best breakfast spots in the US, if you’re looking for the most delicious breakfast in Houston, you’ve got to try The Breakfast Klub. The diner-style breakfast restaurant serves up delectable soul food, including a highly commendable chicken and waffles. 

Take a stroll at your local park

At the Memorial Park Conservancy, you can find basically anything that you want to do with your partner outdoors. Go on a walk through the trails, play some golf, have a picnic, or take a dip in the swimming pool. It’s the perfect place to relax and wake up to nature.

Brenner's Steakhouse On The Bayou

This upscale, rustic brunch spot is a gorgeous restaurant with lush greenery, waterfalls, and more on the outer deck. The idyllic scenery itself is worth the visit, but the food is also crafted as unique dishes, with perfectly paired drinks. It’s just right for a fancy morning out.

Siphon Coffee

If you’re looking to just grab a coffee or a quick bite, SIphon Coffee is your best bet. They also serve larger breakfast and lunch options and beer & wine. The cafe uses an older method for brewing their coffee, giving it a more rich taste. Plus, if you come in on a Saturday morning, you and your date can catch a local musician!

Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM

La Griglia

For over 30 years, this Houston-favorite has served authentic Italian dishes in an upscale casual atmosphere. With fire pits and beautiful artistic vivid murals lining the restaurant, La Griglia is a great lunch spot to visit with your partner for an intimate setting to eat some delicious food and have a warm conversation.


Craving a little bit of spice for your lunch? Kiran’s is the place to go. Distinguished Chef Kiran cooks up beautiful traditional Indian dishes with a modern twist. Her inventive fusion fare is worth the visit to this classic Indian restaurant. 

Bayou Wildlife Zoo

If you and your partner are animal lovers, visiting the wildlife zoo is the perfect afternoon date. This open-range zoo features a huge variety of animals including deer, camels, zebras, and many more. There’s also a 30-minute safari tram ride and there are snacks offered at the Big Red Barn!

Berry Picking at Jollisant Farm

It’s Spring! Head out to pick some sweet ripe berries to take home with your partner. Depending on the month, you can also find pumpkins, carrots, kale, broccoli, and all sorts of other veggies. 

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM - 8 PM

Bat Watching at Waugh Bridge

Over 250,000 bats fly out from under Waugh Drive Bridge on warm nights. This is a great romantic sunset date with your partner; viewing is also free from the platform, sidewalk, and bridge. You can also get a bat colony tour for a small price. 

Kemah Boardwalk

If you’re looking for a more competitive night of fun, check out Kemah Boardwalk, the best amusement park in the Houston area. One of the highlights of coming to Kemah is enjoying the Boardwalk Beast ride, a 25 minute thrill ride on a cruise. With 42 track crossovers, the most ever designed for a roller coaster, be sure to also check out the famous Boardwalk Bullet, too.

Xin Chao

For a more low key dinner, Xin Chao is a lovely Vietnamese restaurant to visit. Serving up steaks, fried rice, and seafood dishes, the restaurant is well-known in the Houston Asian community. This is also the restaurant owned by renowned Masterchef winner, Christine Ha.


If you and your partner are fans of evening light shows, visit the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s Planetarium for the Dark Side of the Moon show. To the tune of Pink Floyd’s ‘The Dark Side of the Moon’ album, this light show uses a full-dome high definition audio and visual system to put on a spectacular show for visitors.

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM - 12 AM

Showboat Drive In

Late night movies are a classic date night idea, so the Showboat Drive In is great idea for those movie-lovers. The theater shows double features, and features a snack bar as well.

Buffalo Bayou Park

Spend your evening at Buffalo Bayou Park’s signature fundraising event, Cocktails in Bloom. Though this year, the fundraising event is over, Buffalo Bayou Park frequently has evenings for special events, and of course, happy hours that you can attend with your date.

AR's Entertainment Hub

Another place to head to if you’re looking for some competition is AR’s Entertainment Hub. This place features everything from bowling to laser tag to bumper cars, and so much more. You can also eat and drink at their bistro. AR’s Entertainment Hub is a perfect casual date night for you and your partner!


Enjoy the bar scene? Anvil is the place to be on a Friday or Saturday night. This bar is open until 2 AM and has a large myriad of drinks. Their prices are also not too expensive, making for a perfect little date. If you’re feeling hungry, they also have a list of bar food available.


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16 Best Date Spots in Dallas

Hello Dallas!  We are excited to bring you our Dallas date ideas that will help you and your partner with the next date night! Find some double date friends via our app to check out some of these places.


Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM - 12 PM

Elm & Good

Start off your day with a beautiful brunch at Elm & Good, an American farmhouse restaurant. You can find the finest wines, hearty beers, meat grilled to perfection, and more at Elm & Good. The restaurant is more high end and located in a restaurant, so feel free to dress up and make some reservations - get fancy!

LDU Coffee

If you just need a pick-me-up with your partner, LDU Coffee is the place to go on an early morning in Dallas. The vibrant coffee shop is an Australian take on the classic Italian coffee bar. They feature a grab-and-go style of coffee service. USA Today even featured them for having the “Best Coffee in Texas,” so this is a not-to-miss experience.

Katy Trail

Katy Trail is the perfect place to visit if you want to get active in the morning with your partner. The trail is one of the best in the Dallas area, and you can bike, walk, run, or just come to admire the beauty of the trail. The trail is 3.5 miles long, so come prepared to spend some high quality time conversing with your partner.

Public School Restaurant + Bar

This brunch spot is a more casual restaurant and is known for its schoolroom theme. Public School serves American fare, with the usual drinks to go along with it. It’s chef-driven and is a great place to visit for a delicious morning brunch.

Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM

Six Flags

Go visit Six Flags in the Dallas area to go on some exhilarating rides with your partner. If you like adventure, Six Flags is for you. The amusement park has some of the most fun, sky high roller coasters, and delicious park snacks as well.  It’s definitely worth checking out.

Tacos & Margarita Tour

When in Texas, you must try Tex Mex food. Dallas has so many taco restaurants, might as well go to all of the best! Check out this awesome tacos and margaritas tour around the city.

The Japanese Garden

If you’re in the mood to see some beautiful greenery, visit the Fort Worth Botanical Gardens’ Japanese Garden. Completed in 1973, The Japanese Garden consists of 7.5 acres of stunning cherry blossoms, bamboo, bridges, and over 1,200 koi fish. While you’re there, be sure to check out the other attractions, like the Rose Gardens and the Cactus Gardens.


Ever tasted the fusion between French, Asian, and Texan? Toussaint is there to introduce your palette to a whole host of new exotic flavors. This high-end restaurant serves up burgers, French classics, banh mi, and a large variety of options. The brasserie has a chic, but casual vibe, making it the perfect place to have an intimate lunch with your date.

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM - 8 PM

Gondola Ride

Love is in the air, and in the water. To add some extra romance to your date, take an evening gondola ride in Irving. They also have options to add a delicious dinner to your cruise. Though this can get a little pricey, if you want a romantic sunset classic Italian gondola ride and can’t fly over to Italy right now, this is a great option for your next date night.

Royal China

Looking for authentic Chinese food? Royal China is the place for you. Their menu features delicious starters, handmade noodles, and all of the classic Chinese dishes that will make you feel as though your mom is cooking. The family-style restaurant also cooks up some of the best dumplings in Dallas.

Dallas Symphony

If you and your partner are fans of music, be sure to check out the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. The symphony plays concerts every weekend, with occasional string ensembles performing as well. You can also support and volunteer with the DSO by becoming a member!

F2 - Fusion Flavors Indian Cuisine

Located a little bit outside of Fort Worth, F2 is a charming homely Indian spot to dive into vibrant classic spice-infused dishes. Their menu features all of the traditional Indian dishes, including naan, chicken 65, and biryani, just to name a few, and the restaurant offers a buffet option as well. This is the perfect delicious spot to visit for a dinner date with your partner. 

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM - 12 AM

Reunion Tower

If you’re going for big and bold with your late night date, visiting Reunion is a must. The date night package includes VIP elevator service, a digital picture with a frame, two sparkling glasses of wine, two reunion tower logo flute glasses, and two GeO Deck general admission tickets. To top it all off, be sure to book a hotel room for the night to have the best romantic, intimate night out.


Have a little bit of competitive fun by visiting Cidercade! For a $10 admission fee, you can have access to over 140 arcade games, not to mention, the delicious hard beverages. You can also bring your own food or purchase some from the food trucks parked outside the establishment.

Rare Books Bar

Looking for a more upscale late night date experience? Visit the Rare Books Bar. This bar offers live music and its menu offers hundreds of drinks. The trendy, classy spot is perfect to have some intimate conversations with your partner while experiencing the speakeasy’s ambience.


Andretti Karting offers not only go karting, but also other games for you and your date to have some late night fun. Play some holographic VR, laser tag, bowling, or grab a late night bite after racing each other. This is a great spot to just have some fun and relax with each other.


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Charlotte Date Spot Ideas

Hello Charlotte ! We are finally launched in North Carolina. We are excited to bring you our Charlotte date ideas that will help you and your partner with the next date night! Find some double date friends via our app to check out some of these places.

Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM - 12 PM

Mural Art Gallery Tour

As soon as the sunrises, head to all of the murals around Charlotte for beautiful views. This is perfect for the photo-lovers; dress up and take some stunning photos in front of the gorgeous painted murals. There are over 70 of them, so pick a few, and grab a coffee with your partner; or, for the daring ones, hit all of them up.

Go on a morning run & pick up smoothies

For a boost of energy in the morning, head out for a quick run around the city and pick up some delicious smoothies and a quick bite from Carolina Smoothies. This is a great way to just connect with your partner and get active with them.

300 East

If you’re more of a late riser, go for a brunch with your partner or date at 300 East. Though a little more high end, they offer delicious entrees that will be sure to wake you up. And if the food doesn’t catch your attention, 300 East offers a large variety of drinks, including wine, beer, and all of the classics.

The Degenerate

For a cheaper, intimate brunch, visit The Degenerate. They have a simple menu with all of the classics, and even cereal. Though it can get a bit crowded, the atmosphere in the restaurant is spaced out and open. It’s a great casual spot to get a quick brunch over the weekend at.

Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM

Wine Tasting

Who doesn’t love to taste a bit of wine in the countryside? Visit Cauble Creek Vineyard to taste a wide selection of wines and tour the beautiful vineyards. They also have a great events venue, so if you’re going for a date, you might want to keep this place bookmarked for any future events you might want to host together.

Go golf!

For the country club lovers, visit Leatherman Golf to golf or play mini golf. They also have a great driving range and golf lessons, so be sure to check those out. It’s a great place to head to for some afternoon competitive fun.

Food truck tour

If you’re looking for something fun and casual, going on a food truck tour around Charlotte is just the thing for you. There are all sorts of food trucks featuring a huge variety of cuisines around the city, so check out multiple to get the true flavor of the place.

Rock Climbing at Inner Peaks

Another fun activity to round out your afternoon with your date would be to visit Inner Peaks and go rock climbing. The center provides an authentic indoor rock climbing experience and even features adult programs, so you can come back and continue having fun.

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM - 8 PM

Chef’s Table at Kindred

Run by a couple, Kindred is a lovely small-town restaurant to dine in at for dinner. They offer specials on renting out the Chef’s Table, which makes for a more private and intimate setting, though fairly expensive. They offer mostly high end dishes, along with a fantastic selection of wines.

Optimist Hall

Optimist Hall is perfect for the indecisive couples. They have everything from Indian street food to pizza to high end cocktails. Eat at one, two, three, or however many places you want to for a diverse dining experience. The food hall is a lot of fun to explore with your partner as well.

Copper Restaurant

For a high end fusion dining experience, vist Copper Restaurant, a fancy Indian spot. They bring in the classic Indian artistic elements and mix them with more modern spices and fusion recipes. The environment of the restaurant is also very intimate so it makes for a very romantic night out.


Haberdish is a lovely Southern-style restaurant that’s great for a dinner out. Their kitchen serves up the classic Southern dishes, such as fried chicken, BBQ, and delicious sweet treats to have at the end of your dinner. It’s one of the highest rated restaurants in Charlotte, so definitely be sure to check it out.

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM - 12 AM

Check out a comedy show

If you’re tired of the classic dinner and drinks, check out The Comedy Zone for some hilarious stand up comedy. They have shows featuring live comedians and make for a funny and entertaining night out.

Bohemian Wine Bar

Another one for the wine lovers- Bohemian Wine Bar is a chic place to hit up for some drinks. There are no reservations required for this spot, and you can try all the wine you could possibly want.

Midnight Diner

If you’re looking for some late night eats, Midnight Diner is a Charlotte local favorite. The diner serves primarily comfort food and is open 24/7. Their menu is fairly large and inexpensive, making this a perfect spot to grab a quick bite and spend some quality time together.

Pins Mechanical Company

Another really fun option for a date spot is Pins Mechanical Company’s Bar and Arcade. They have all sorts of games ranging from foosball to ping pong to pinball. For drinks, they offer wines, beers, and high quality cocktails. It’s a great place to kick back and have fun after a long day.


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16 Best Date Spots in San Antonio

Colonial San Antonio! We have finally launched in this wonderful city! These are some of the best San Antonio date ideas that we have found Find some new friends on our app and check these places out.

Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM – 12 PM

Magnolia Pancake Haus

Dubbed the “World’s Best Buttermilk Pancakes,” the pancakes at Magnolia Pancake Haus are a not-to-miss. At very affordable prices, Magnolia caters to a brunch and breakfast audience, offering all of the classics. Since 2000, Magnolia has been family owned and operated, making for a homely warm atmosphere.


French brunch and beignets at Nola are a highlight of San Antonio. With a good mix of both savory and sweet dishes, Nola is best known for its unique combinations of beignets. The restaurant has been running since 2012, when a couple opened it at a local food truck, and now is one of the most renowned brunch spots in San Antonio.

Friedrich Wilderness Park

If you’re looking to get active with your partner in the morning, Friedrich Wilderness Park is the perfect place to visit. San Antonio is also home to plenty of parks and trails to explore. Friedrich is home to over 10 miles of hiking trails and is internationally known for bird watching for rare birds. 

Barrio Barista

Need a pick-me-up? Barrio Barista is there for you. The rustic coffee shop is the perfect spot to have a quick morning coffee date. They offer creative coffee drinks and light fare, including tacos and burgers. 

Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM

Natural Bridge Caverns

One of San Antonio’s most famous attractions is the Natural Bridge Caverns. These caves include a half of a mile tour of gorgeous limestone passages. In addition to tours, they also have above ground attractions, including a ropes course and gem and fossil mining. Don’t forget to grab a snack and a souvenir in their gift shop, too!


An afternoon stroll is great for sparking a conversation with you and your partner, and you can do just that at the San Antonio Riverwalk. The Riverwalk pathways are lined with historical buildings, beautiful nature, shops, restaurants, hotels, musical performances and more. 

The Original Donut Shop

Established in 1954, The Original Donut Shop is a San Antonio classic. The spot combines two eateries and serves up delicious donuts and breakfast tacos. It’s a great place to grab a quick casual bite with your partner.

Mi Roti

For a more casual vibe, visit Mi Roti, a Caribbean street food spot. Featuring roti, a flat bread popular in Caribbean cuisine, Mi Roti sells wraps, and small snacks and sides. Located in Pearl District, you can also hit up some shops after eating to walk around and explore the area.

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM – 8 PM

Tower of the Americas

The 750-foot-tall Tower of the Americas is the place to be to watch the sunset in San Antonio. The gorgeous observation deck has a panoramic view of the entire city, and they even offer 4D thriller rides. There are also two restaurants and a bar at the top of the tower.


Located inside of Hotel Havana on the Riverwalk, Ocho is a pan-Latin restaurant, pulling its influences from Mexico, Cuba, and Texas. The restaurant is also located in a beautiful glass conservatory, and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and even late night snacks.


If you’re looking for a sit down lunch with beautiful sushi rolls, Sushishima is the place to go. The cozy and inviting restaurant is a great place to have an authentic Japanese lunch. They offer not only a wide variety of sushi options, but also hibachi lunch options, entrees, bento boxes, and more.

Curry Boys BBQ

This fusion is sure to blow your mind: Curry Boys BBQ mixes up classic Texan BBQ with a Southeast Asian curry spin. They primarily sell Curry BBQ bowls at a fairly affordable price. If you want to spice up your dinner date by trying a new style of cuisine, Curry Boys is for you.

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM – 12 AM

Cosmic Mayhem

A late night date couldn’t possibly be complete without some fun games. Blacklight minigolf at Cosmic Mayhem is a great place to start. This indoor 18-hole mini golf course is complemented well with the wide selection of bar options that the location has available.

Blind Tiger Comedy Club

If you and your partner are looking for a laugh, Blind Tiger Comedy Club is the place to be. This is San Antonio’s only underground 21+ comedy club featuring special guests every night starting at 10 PM, with a free secret show at midnight. 

Halcyon Coffee Bar

Coffee at midnight? Yes, please! Halcyon Coffee Bar not only serves up delicious coffee, but also cocktails, mimosas, martinis, seltzers, and more. The establishment claims to be a coffeehouse by day, and a bar and lounge by night, making it the perfect place to have your afterhours date in.

Bar 1919

This chic speakeasy is great to have a couple of intimate drinks with your partner before rounding out the night. It’s centered on the prohibition era, aka 1919. The hipster bartenders offer up the classic drinks, charcuterie, and some unique creations.


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16 Austin Best Date Ideas to Inspire Your Date Night

Hello Austin! We are finally launched in Texas. We are excited to bring you our Austin date ideas that will help you and your partner with the next date night! Find some double date friends via our app to check out some of these places.

Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM - 12 PM

The Peached Tortilla

Choosing a good brunch spot in Austin can often leave you conflicted since there are just so many incredible options, but The Peached Tortilla is, hands down, one of the best. The casual trendy retro Asian fusion restaurant serves up a unique, small brunch menu that you will no doubt love. The menu also sports a wide variety of drink options, including beer, cocktails, wines, and non alcoholic beverages.

Go for a run (or a swim) at Barton Creek Greenbelt

One of the most beautiful places in Austin is Barton Creek. With trails to run, hike, and bike, and a beautiful lake to swim in, Barton Creek is a premier destination in the city. Wake up early and enjoy a sunrise swim in this gorgeous downtown park.

Voodoo Doughnut

Voodoo Doughnut is an Austin favorite spot, with unique donuts sporting cute funky designs. Voodoo really lives up to Austin’s tagline, ‘Keep Austin Weird’. They also offer vegan donuts, so be sure to check those out. Enjoy a creative doughnut and a coffee for breakfast with your partner at Voodoo!

Kerbey Lane Cafe

Any Austin native will tell you to go to Kerbey Lane Cafe for brunch, and we agree with that statement. The casual diner is known for its local comfort food, and though busy at times, Kerbey Lane will always leave you satisfied. The people-focused diner has a large menu with a huge selection of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options. 

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Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM

P. Terry’s Burger Stand

If you’re craving some of Austin’s best burgers and fries, P. Terry’s is the date spot for you. The classic burger stand grew quickly across Austin, best known now for its stunning burger and fries combos and delicious milkshakes. This is a great spot to enjoy a casual fast lunch while exploring the city.


Looking to add some spice to your palette? Nasha is a restaurant serving delicious Indian cuisine. The on-site dining spot has a funky, creative look, with vibrant colors painted everywhere. They offer all of the classic Indian dishes, and a fairly inexpensive lunch thali. And, of course, don’t forget to try their Tex Mex-Indo Fusion dishes. Fun fact- Nasha means “to crave” in Hindi, so you will surely crave their food after eating here! 


Cava is a chef-casual restaurant chain with a couple locations in Austin. Though it’s a chain restaurant, Cava has some of the most delicious Mediterranean food in Austin that you and your partner must try. Cava is essentially like a Mediterranean Chipotle- you can build your own bowls or use pita bread as the base, and add fresh ingredients on top. This is a not-to-miss spot in Austin.

Explore the Domain

If you’re looking to get a little bit of shopping done, grab a bite to eat, watch a movie, take some nice pictures, and have a lot of fun, you’ve got to check out the Domain. This is one of the best outdoor shopping malls in the Austin area, with great eating options, new modern shops, and the cutest little decorations to take pictures. If you come in the winter, make sure to check out the Christmas tree lights!

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM - 8 PM

Taquero Mucho

Taquero Mucho is the perfect spot to grab some cute pictures, and eat some delicious tacos. Though they offer some American options, most of Taquero Mucho’s food is Mexican. The spot is beautifully decorated in all pink decor, and the establishment strongly supports women empowerment, as it is owned by a Latina female.


The Launderette is a delicious, more upscale downtown dinner spot. The restaurant offers private events to be held, as well as buyouts of the whole restaurant. The gourmet restaurant serves up New American dishes in a retro laundromat-style atmosphere.


Chuy’s is a must-try to experience the beauty and delicious flavors of Tex Mex food. Since 1982, the brand has been serving up high quality food and drinks. Their ‘Chuychanga’ is to die for, definitely recommend. The casual spot makes for a nice dinner date out.

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If you’re looking for something on the more fancy end, and enjoy seafood, check out Truluck’s. Though it has locations across the US, Austin has one of the finest restaurants with high quality seafood and crab, and great servers.

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM - 12 AM

Austin's Park

Go Karting, arcade games, bowling, laser tag, mini golf, even roller coasters- the list goes on with how much you and your partner can do at Austin’s Park. The amusement center is the ultimate spot to play as many games as you possibly can and eat as much as you possibly can at their pizza buffet. It’s a perfect place to hit for a fun night out in Austin.

Mohawk Austin

Austin is best known for its food and music scene- and Mohawk gets the music part just right. Check out Mohawk for a diverse array of performances on its indoor and outdoor stages. Concerts are a romantic, intimate way to end any date night.

Playland Skate Center

One of the best skating centers in Austin, and the most well known by residents, is Playland Skate Center. Spend your Saturday night at 18+ adult skate, play some fun arcade games, and eat some high quality arcade-style pizza. Even if you don’t know how to skate, this is a fun place to hang out with your partner and laugh at each other when you both fall.

6th Street

If you and your partner enjoy the bar scene more, 6th Street is the place to be late at night in Austin. 6th Street features a whole host of bars and clubs, mostly 21+, but it’s the perfect place to grab a drink or do a bar crawl with your date. In addition to bars, you can also find art galleries and live performances at this entertainment center of Austin.

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Couples Dating: Get Started Dating a Married Couple

Marriage isn’t always easy, and neither is finding friends who match the dynamic of your relationship. Studies have shown that couple dates can actually be beneficial to the overarching health of relationships. Here at Couplr, we encourage couples to find a sense of community and support - and that is why we are going to walk you through ways to find couples to go on double dates with!

There are so many ways to put you and your partner out there and find other couples that match your energy! From apps to sites and everything in between, these ways are guaranteed to help connect you with other couples!

Is there a couples dating app?

Looking for other couples in the area can be a daunting task - that's why there’s an abundance of resources to help. There are so many couple dating apps as well as couple dating sites that offer free and helpful ways for you to find the perfect couple match! Here are just a few of the apps:


Feeld is an up and coming couple dating app that believes “nothing is more unpredictable or less binary than human relationships”. Their app is very inclusive and houses over 20+ sexualities and gender identities to choose from. Super interactive app and works worldwide - check it out!


Bind aims to alleviate every couple’s frustration by empowering them to do three things:

1. Explore relevant couple connections
2. Easily plan and schedule meetups
3. Expand their couples social network

Try out their very user-friendly interface and see what magic might come from it! 

Party of 4 App

Party of 4 has just recently launched and is already growing in popularity. They offer a tinder-like interface and in-depth conversation starters! In their words “Whichever stage of life you’re in, let Party of 4 connect you to your future best friends.” Give their app a go and see if it’s the right fit!

Couplr App

Last but not least, your local favorite - Couplr. Our goal here at Couplr is to build a community that becomes a lifestyle. Couplr acts as a community platform to bring like-minded couples together for socializing and fun! It aims to provide couples with the opportunity to find new friends in new places or even in their hometowns. Did we mention our app is completely ad-free?! Give it a shot and see if it’s right for you!

The best apps and dating sites for married couples

Couple friends can be difficult to find and make time for in a busy married life. Thankfully, all the apps listed above are some of the best for any type of couple - especially those who are married. All our married friends out there, try the above couples dating apps and the below free dating sites to find the perfect match! Hopefully, this makes the process that much easier for you too.

What are some free dating sites for couples?

Along with couple dating apps, there are a plethora of free dating sites for couples out there! We wish we could write about all of them, but here are two to start with:


Badoo is a location-based service. It’s designed to help you find people nearby who also share your interests. If you're looking to just hang with couples in a new city, or even to connect with people through events, this is the perfect site for you!


Kupple.com is an online community for couples seeking friendship, advice, or simply looking to try out that new restaurant in town. This site is a great, serious, site that primarily focuses on couple dating. 

Which apps for double dating are safe?

We always want the best sources for our Couplr family, which is why we can confidently say the apps for double dating discussed earlier are completely safe and free to use!

FAQs about starting couples dating

What is the best dating site for couples?

Kupple.com & Badoo are two couple dating sites we recommend!

How do I meet other couples?

Using resources like online sites and apps are a huge help in finding other couples. 

How do couples socialize?

It might be awkward at first, as it usually is when you’re meeting someone for the first time, but getting to know each other takes time - everyone in this couples party can move forward together after the first few water-treading meetups! 

What do couples do with friends?

There are so many activities couples can do with other couples. From a fancy dinner date. to an arcade, or even something as simple as a walk in the park - the list is truly endless! 

What are fun date ideas?

Walk along a waterfront, eat a fancy dinner, have fun at an arcade, go to a renowned bar, watch a movie, plan a game night at home, get artistic, and so many more!

Finding People to Go On Double Dates With Just Got Easier

Relationships of any kind can have their ups and downs. Sometimes all that’s needed to spice things up is to meet new people who might be able to relate on a certain level. We hope this list of couple dating apps and sites will help you navigate and find the perfect new couple friends for you!

Who knows, maybe Couplr App will be the one for you! Make sure to check us out!


The Cutest Atlanta Date Ideas That Locals Love

We are so excited to be launching in Atlanta! This vibrant city has so many hidden gems, so we've put together our Atlanta date ideas!

Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM - 12 PM

Atlanta Breakfast Club

Kick off your morning with a classic Southern style brunch at Atlanta Breakfast Club. The diner is a modern retro area with all of the American staples you need for a brunch date. Plus, it’s just a three minute walk from the Georgia Aquarium, if you’re feeling like having a longer date after munching on some great pancakes or crispy fried chicken and waffles. 

Victory Sandwich Bar

If you and your partner prefer more of the casual brunch date vibes, Victory Sandwich is for you. The food is cheap and the drinks are delicious. The small spot has a patio and features ping pong tables for guests to play on. This is a not-to-miss spot in Atlanta!

Le Petit Marche

This French brunch spot is a great place to hit up on the weekend. The cafe features French pastries, such as croissants and beignets, and gourmet treats. They also offer stunning coffee and are well known for their stellar staff members and guest treatment.

Bach Fitness

Bach Fitness offers one-of-a-kind fitness classes, such as strength work, body work, and recovery, with a heavy focus on sculpting a healthy lifestyle through physical activity. This spot is perfect for the fitness-focused couples, and their classes are definitely worth trying out. They also have virtual classes if you’re looking for a productive morning inside the comforts of your own home.

Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM


Tabla is the perfect spot to add a little bit of spice to your day. This modern spot serves contemporary South Asian cuisine, focused on bringing the essence of India together with a more modern twist. Their liquor is also spice-infused, providing for an exotic dining experience.

Atlanta Fair

From March 4 to April 10, the Atlanta Fair features unlimited rides, games, and food. Admission to the carnival is under $10 for any age, which makes for an inexpensive, but really fun date. The fair features a large selection of carnival food as well, so definitely worth checking out midafternoon.

The Food Shoppe 

“Home of The Creole Walk and Eat Bowls and Angie’s Famous Bread Pudding,” The Food Shoppe is a great spot to hit for lunch in Atlanta. They offer breakfast all day, and are the perfect place to hit for some Creole food and casual fun with your partner. 

Atlanta Botanical Garden

For the nature lovers, visit Atlanta Botanical Garden for beautiful early afternoon views. Bring a picnic or some snacks while you’re at it, or dine at one of the cafes or restaurants in the garden. They have plenty of events and exhibitions, such as Origami in the Garden. 

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM - 8 PM

3 Parks Wine

Wednesday nights, head over to 3 Parks Wine to taste 3-4 bottles of wine and learn more about the history and geography of the wine. 3 Parks also offers Outdoor Wine Flight Weekends, as well as mobile bar events, where they work with you on special events.

Bocca Lupo

Bocca Lupo is an Italian American restaurant featuring casual Italian cooking. This more lowkey spot is intimate and casual, but the food is absolutely delicious. Make sure to grab one of their creative cocktails and spend some time eating with your partner.

Punch Bowl Social

For a more fun take on a dinner date, head over to Punch Bowl Social. Not only do they have great food and drinks, Punch Bowl also offers VR, ping pong, billiards, bowling, and arcade games. Have some fun, eat some great food, and don’t forget to do some karaoke too before the night’s over.


Aria is one of Atlanta’s most elegant restaurants. This is definitely the place to go for a very fancy night out. Their menu features classic daily changing options, and an award-winning wine and cocktail list. In 2017, the restaurant also won an Outstanding Service Semifinalist award from the James Beard Foundation, so this is a definite not-to-miss date spot.

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM - 12 AM


One of Atlanta’s signature experiences is visiting the Illuminarium. This experience is an immersive space, with after dark hours being only 21+. They use incredible technology with audio, vibrations, and scent systems to create a cinematic immersive experience. 

Starlight Drive In Theater

Starlight is the only drive-in theater in Atlanta, so it’s definitely worth checking out a late night movie. Snacks and tickets are both fairly inexpensive, and this is a great way to have fun with your partner while staying in the comfort of your car, and getting more intimate. 

Skyview Atlanta

This ferris wheel is the perfect little stop at the end of your night together. The view from the top of the wheel is absolutely stunning. Tickets are just $15, and you can also skip the line by taking an extended flight in the VIP gondola with a glass floor.

Joystick Game Bar

Drinks, games, and all of the fun you could have with the one you love- that’s Joystick Game Bar. They have all sorts of games for cheap, such as pinball, foosball, free board games, and cabinets. This is the perfect place to end your night with some casual fun.

Want to find more people to visit these incredible date spots with? Couplr is an app to meet couple friends launching near you to help you find your next double date!

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Miami Date Ideas to Visit with your Date This Week

Sunny Miami! We have finally launched in this wonderful city! These are some of the best Miami date ideas that we have found that even locals love! Find some new friends on our app and check these places out.

Morning, Breakfast & Brunch: 8 AM - 12 PM

Pura Vida Miami

Pura Vida is a health-focused brand that cares deeply about sustainability and social responsibility. They offer all-day breakfast, acai bowls, smoothies, and other sustainable healthy options for food. You don’t have to be a health-focused individual to enjoy the food at Pura Vida, so head over to grab your beautiful-looking breakfast with your partner today!

Knaus Berry Farm

Another great way to wake up is to go strawberry picking at the Knaus Berry Farm. When the weather is just right in Miami (aka November-mid April), this is a romantic morning spot to visit. The farm also offers small bites to eat, including pies and other sweet treats.

Cafe Bastille

This French cafe is absolutely incroyable (incredible). Inspired by Paris, France, its brunch menu is filled with delicious French pastries. They also offer crepes, and, of course, the standard brunch needs- bottomless mimosas, sangria, and more. It’s a great aesthetic place to hit in the morning with your partner.

Swan Miami 

Located in the heart of Miami's Design District, Swan is an indoor/ outdoor dining destination from hospitality mavens David Grutman and Pharrell Williams. It is a tres chic spot, offering European-style cuisine & a bar in a leafy space with a sidewalk cafe. 

Afternoon, Lunch: 12 PM- 4 PM


Explore the largest subtropical wilderness with a tour guide in the afternoon. Though it can be a little muggy, the Everglades have plenty for you and your partner to explore and activities to participate in, including, but not limited to, biking, hiking, bird watching, and kayaking.

Super Blue

This mirrored labyrinth is a beautiful and Instagram-worthy spot to have an afternoon date. Explore the different artworks with your partner and then grab a bite to eat at the Blue Rider Cafe.

Bombay Darbar

To add a little bit of spice to your afternoon, visit Bombay Darbar, an authentic Indian experience. They offer a lunch special, which you should definitely check out, and a huge variety of vegetarian and nonvegetarian options. You can also celebrate an anniversary or birthday here with some cake or wine; they’ll store it for you for a small fee.


If you’re looking for another side of Asian food, check out Enya, an Asian bistro. From snacks, to sushi & sashimi, to rice and noodle dishes, Enya has basically anything you could want from an Asian cuisine menu. You can also order catering or get delivery through their online platform, in case you have a lunch party or just want to have a chill night in with your partner. 

Evening, Dinner: 4 PM - 8 PM

Top Golf

This fan favorite spot across the US is just as great in Miami. Play some golf atop balconies, watch beautiful lights shine during the evening times, and eat some great American-style food with your partner, or other coupled friends!

East Hotels

Having a staycation is arguably one of the most romantic dates you can have with your partner. If you’re looking for luxury, East Hotels is for you. This hotel made the Conde Nast Traveler Gold List in 2022, and is a great place to hit up for dinner as well, as their restaurant is a huge hit, too.

Taquiza Tacos

If you’re looking for a more casual dinner spot, Taquiza Tacos is the perfect place to hit! Feel free to get delivery if you’re looking for a night in. Their menu offers a huge variety of different tacos and margaritas at a fairly affordable price.

Tacos are best shared with new friends, find them on our app! 

After Hours, Drinks & Small Bites: 8 PM - 12 AM


Bowling, skating, drinking, dancing- you can find all of this and more at the Basement Miami. Though the nightclub is temporarily closed, the skate rink is lively with color-changing illuminations all around the place, and a great menu so you and your partner can munch on snacks. 

Mary Coin Laundry and Deli

If you’re looking for a more lowkey spot to hit for after hours, Mary Coin Laundry and Deli is open 24/7 for your snacking needs! They offer a nice variety of Cuban food and drinks. Mary Coin Laundry and Deli offer outdoor seating, making for a great casual dining experience.

Coyo Taco

Located in South Miami, Coyo Taco is a great Mexican restaurant to hit up late hours. For about $9-10, you can get up to two tacos, with all sorts of different combinations and varieties. They also offer burritos, salads, quesadillas, desserts, and, of course, the classic margaritas.

Versailles Restaurant

Versailles Restaurant has been the world’s most famous Cuban restaurant. They have an incredibly large selection of dining options, so you can get basically anything you would like. It’s also a fan favorite of Miami, so be sure to check it out!

Want to find another couple to visit these incredible date spots with? Couplr is launching near you to help you find your next double date friends! Visit couplr.io to download the app and use it in Miami now!

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Not to be confused with the seaside city of Maine, Portland definitely holds its own in more ways than one when it comes to the cities of the Northwest. With a bursting foodie scene, incredible beaches AND mountains and probably the best brewery scene in the country…Portland is a city you want to stay in and make lifelong friends in.

In order to make those lifelong friends, it can sometimes prove difficult since there are so many things to see and do. Couplr’s aim is to bring locals and visitors alike, together to explore what this amazing city has to offer. 

Check out our Portland date guide here.