It's near impossible not to pick up on the sexy vibes in the dimly lit, curtained-off rooms in one of Chicago's top hookah bars.Also, there’s something about lounging atop pillows on the floor that makes conversation flow easier.
Finish off the night over hot fudge sundaes at Margie’s Candies and try to snag a seat in the famed "Beatles Booth." First dates are nerve-wracking, and have been known to cause people to drink a bit more than they should on occasion.
Lower your inhibitions without the risk of getting sloppy with a cocktail (or kocktail? Even if you don’t experience the relaxing, sedative and euphoric properties the kava root is said to have, it’ll give you both the chance to bond over a new experience.
They've got one of the largest dark-liquor selections in this neighborhood, plus a pretty sweet fireplace.
Despite the fact that we live in a massive city filled with endless options for things to eat, see, and experience, coming up with fun and interesting date ideas can be insanely difficult.
Before you subject your date to another round of “I don’t know, what do you want to do?
” texts, check out these 45 actually great Chicago date ideas.
We’ve even done the dirty work and sorted them all by which date (first through fifth) you should use them on.
Grab a blanket, pack some snacks, bring a bottle of wine, and kick back on the lawn.
Outdoor concerts are low-pressure, laid-back, and give you the opportunity to talk and get to know each other better. Turn up the fun factor by challenging your date to a game.
Visit Headquarters Beercade or Emporium for arcade games, or Guthries Tavern for good, old-fashioned board games, all with great beer options.
Take a moment to enjoy the beauty that Chicago has to offer, then learn how to start your career as a beekeeper or get your hands dirty at one of Garfield Park’s compost tutorials. Go ahead and visit some of the area's other amazing parks.