Date Night Ideas In DFW

If you and your spouse live (or visiting) in the Dallas / Fort Worth Metropolitan area and are looking for some ideas for date night, then you are in the right place!  I've put together some fabulous spots in the metroplex that are great for fun, romance and spending quality time together.   See what I am talking about below, and as always my fellow couples, Keep it Hot! 

Fearing's Restaurant / Dallas, Texas

photo courtesy of  Fearing's

photo courtesy of Fearing's

There is a lot to be impressed with when it comes to Fearing's.  The food, the dining options, the staff and the chef make it hard not to see this place as one in a million. When making a reservation, you have seven different indoor and outdoor settings to choose from ranging from casual to elegant. 
 Since its opening in 2007, Fearing’s has been named “Restaurant of the Year” and “Table of the Year” by Esquire Magazine, and #1 in Hotel Dining in the U.S. by the Zagat Survey. The restaurant was nominated by the James Beard Foundation as Best New Restaurant and it is currently included on top national lists by, and many other influential food media. 

Gondola Adventures / Irving, Texas 

photo courtesy of  Gondola Adventures  

photo courtesy of Gondola Adventures 

If you are looking for a romantic, relaxing and exclusive date night experience with your spouse, then look no more. You and your spouse can sail away on your own private gondola cruise and experience the beautiful Mandalay Canala and Lake Caroyln.  Gondola Adventures offer offer a variety of cruise choices from a simple cruise for two to a fabulous dinner cruise.  Whether you choose a romantic get-away or a fun-filled hour with family and friends, this is an experience that will be enjoyed by young and old alike.  Gondola Adventures is a romantic environment that is perfect for wedding anniversaries, birthdays, special occasions, date nights or "just because."  

Arboretum & Botanical Gardens / Dallas, Texas 

photo courtesy of  Dallas Arboretum

photo courtesy of Dallas Arboretum

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens is a haven for tranquility and nature at its best.  If you and your spouse are looking for a place where you both can relax, relate and release, then this is the place for the both of you.  Located on the shores of White Rock Lake, the Arboretum has been listed among the top arboretums in the world and the number of honors it has received is extensive. The Dallas Arboretum, sitting on 66 acres, is a sight worth seeing and an experience worth sharing with your sweetheart.  

Bowl & Barrel / Dallas, Texas

photo courtesy of  Bowl & Barrel

photo courtesy of Bowl & Barrel

Attention Lovers!  Looking for a fun date night?  Well, you don’t have to be an experienced bowler to enjoy boutique bowling. You just have to like having fun.  Bowl & Barrel is Dallas’s first upscale bowling alley — and it’s the perfect destination for your next date night with your spouse.  You’ll love their fifteen world-class bowling lanes and their full service modern American tavern.   Bowl & Barrel features an elegant atmosphere, the newest Qubica/AMF bowling equipment, latest audio/video equipment and comfortable seating.  Bowl & Barrell offers a truly unique and fun experience that you and your spouse will fall in love with!  WALK-INS ARE WELCOME BUT RESERVATIONS ARE SUGGESTED FOR BOWLING.

Reunion Tower / Dallas, Texas

photo courtesy of  Reunion Tower

photo courtesy of Reunion Tower

The Reunion Tower is an ideal spot for a unique and fun experience on date night.  The wonderful options that are offered at Reunion Tower makes it a true memorable experience to share with your spouse.  You and your spouse can experience Reunion Tower by visiting Five Sixty, an award winning, Asian-fusion, fine dining dinner restaurant (tickets are not required when dining at Five Sixty) or head up one level from the GeO-Deck and enjoy lunch with a view at Cloud Nine Café!  From 470 feet up you’ll experience breathtaking 360-degree panoramic views, high-definition zoom cameras, interactive touch screens, telescopes, a free digital photo and an indoor/outdoor observation deck that lets you see for miles in any direction.  So day or night, make the iconic Reunion Tower a must-see in Dallas.

The Japanese Garden / Fort Worth 

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If you and your spouse are looking for a cultural outside experience then the Japanese Gardens in Fort Worth is the the place for your next date night.   Completed in 1973, the garden provides winding paths through beautiful landscapes and around multiple ponds.  A perfect retreat to walk and relax with your sweetheart!  The garden, located on 7.5 acres, is filled with lush ponds that houses over 1,200 Koi fish and scenery that is sure to impress!