Chicago’s Best First Date Restaurants

Location can be the deciding factor whether a first date is successful or not. So just to be on the safe side take your date to one of these fine Chicago restaurants:

If you have a first date that you suspect will be high maintenance it’s crucial that you make a good first impression so take your date to Restaurant Blackbird located on the West Loop. This place is guaranteed to satisfy even the most discerning date. The décor is super sleek and minimalist with a very refined menu. Be sure you have a decent amount of cash set aside since this restaurant is very expensive. However, top notch food makes a happy date which is a winning combination and well worth the money. Don’t forget to make reservations. The address is: 619 W. Randolph St. Phone: 312-715-0708.

For great conversation take your date to Restaurant Sapori di Napoli. This is the perfect spot for a chance to get to know each other better. This restaurant is small and cozy where you can actually hear what your date is saying. If there is a lull in the conversation you can always talk about what the chefs are doing in the kitchen. While you talking you can enjoy the most authentic pies in Chicago. To be sure your date is a hit be sure to pick up a bottle wine before your way since this restaurant is BYOB. The address is: 1406 W. Belmont Avenue. Phone: 773-935-1212

If you and your date are looking for a make out spot go to Geja’s Café one of Chicago’s most sexy spots. You and your date will love the atmosphere of soft candlelight and Spanish guitars playing the background. This definitely sets the mood for an intimate evening. The menu is impressive and features foods that you can eat with your hands such as fondue dished from savory to sweet. You can also take advantage of the atmosphere by sneaking a kiss or two. The address is: 340 W. Armitage Ave. Phone: 773-281-9101

If you and your date are in the romantic mood C-House has the perfect combination for a great romantic first date. The food is top notch and has an inviting space with fantastic views of the city. This is a seafood restaurant and was created by Chef Marcus Samuelsson so you can’t miss on having great food. This restaurant also has an exposed wine cellar with an impressive array of drinks including specialty cocktails. It’s located inside the Affinia Hotel and has breathtaking views of downtown Chicago at night. The address is: 166 E. Superior St. Phone: 312-523-0923