Keeping a relationship alive, whether or old or new, takes effort. It’s important to have date nights in order to get to know someone better, keep the spark alive, or just get out of routine. For residents of our Uptown Dallas apartments who are going on their first or millionth date, there are so many wonderful options for a romantic date night nearby.
Cozymeal Cooking Classes
Not only is it a great opportunity to spend quality time with your partner, taking Cozymeal Cooking Classes will give you a whole new appreciation for preparing and cooking food. You and your date can take a class virtually or in-person where a world-class local chef will teach you step-by-step how to create a fantastic meal you can enjoy together. Choose classes like Jamaican Island Feast, Stunning Seafood Spread, or Romantic Italian Date Night. View the schedule and book your class at the Cozymeal website.
One of Dallas’s most intimate and unique dining experiences is Alice, less than a mile from L2 Uptown. The cozy-yet-modern restaurant is the perfect spot for a date night. With only 50 seats, you and your partner will feel like you’re treated like royalty. Serving Pan-Asian fare, you’ll find menu items such as Shu Mai Dumplings, Duck Fried Rice, and plenty of sushi options. Of course, to help keep the conversation flowing, Alice also has amazing handcrafted cocktails, wine, and sake. Make reservations and view the menu on Alice’s website.
Live music with great food and drinks always makes for a perfect date night. Head over to The Rustic where you’ll find all of that and more. Their menu offerings come from local Texas ranchers with items like steaks, sandwiches, burgers, and bowls. One of the main attractions of The Rustic is its massive backyard where you can drink, dine, and watch music under the stars. Head over to their website for a music schedule, menus, and delivery options.
The Tipsy Alchemist
Head over to The Tipsy Alchemist’s website and they’ll tell you that their “sole purpose is to blow your mind with elevated cocktails through experience, art, and technique in a sexy, social lounge setting”. If that doesn’t sound like the most intimate and fun date night, we don’t know what does. The cocktails are sophisticated and include names like the Nightshade Maria, Army of One, and Richie’s Ransom. They also have “Copper Pots” that serve booze for up to 4 people. View their menus and make reservations at The Tipsy Alchemist’s website.
Open since 1996, Dallas’s “most infamous dive bar” is the Grapevine Bar. Offering both indoor and outdoor seating, you and your date can drink and talk for hours in their laid-back and relaxed environment. You’ll find six cold Texas beers on tap every day, refreshing cocktails, and amazing service. Learn more about this local hangout on the Grapevine Bar’s website.
If anything says romance, it’s a Victorian-style bar and restaurant, and Bowen House is just that. Just one mile from our apartments in Uptown Dallas, Bowen House offers its guests an elevated menu with a French twist. Share the Fried Brie or Beef Tartare Toast before sipping on a Silly Rabbit with peppered gin, cucumber yogurt, lemon, pineapple, and strawberry. View all of Bowen’s House cocktails as well as their food menu on the website.
Delicious Italian food and entertaining live music make for a picture-perfect date night. Take your date to Avanti Restaurant where they offer an intimate dining room in a sleek bistro atmosphere. Boasting an Italian-Mediterranean inspired menu, you’ll enjoy steaks, seafood, homemade pasta, and more. You’ll definitely want to order a bottle of wine from their award-winning wine collection. Make reservations and view the menu on Avanti’s website.
The Clover Club
Sophisticated and sexy is how you could describe the scene at The Clover Club, just a 5-minute drive from our Uptown Dallas apartments. This cocktail lounge with a rooftop patio has a full dinner menu with charcuterie boards and decadent entrees. The Clover Club is pouring some of the most creative cocktails in Dallas which are perfect for sipping while you dance with your date to the DJ. Check out their menus, calendars, and make reservations on The Clover Club’s website.
Make your date night one to remember with one of these romantic and unique places nearby. And L2 Uptown’s luxurious apartments are the perfect place to have a nightcap at home. Stop by and view our property today.