4 Ideas for First Dates in Dallas

The hottie finally agreed to go out with you--that's a good thing, but now what? The pressure is on to plan an outing that will wow or romance your new interest. We don't want your first date to fall flat so we've picked out a few places in Dallas that are sure to win you a few points. So take your new love interest to one of these great date spots. The rest is up to you.

Updated: October 21, 2009

Firsts Worthy of Seconds


Goss Michael Foundation

2500 Cedar Springs Rd, Dallas, TX 75201

At a loss for words? Take your date to a British Contemporary exhibit and rely on the art to carry your conversation. Artists (including locals) are featured at this Uptown gallery owned by Kenny Goss and the famed George Michael. Head to dinner in stylish Uptown afterwards where you reveal how much or little you know about the world of art.


Chateau Wine Market and Bodega Bar

4514 Travis St Ste 101, Dallas, TX 75205

Dark, sophisticated and seductive describes the ambiance as well as some of the wines served at this hidden bar off Knox/Henderson. Find a wide leather couch tucked in the back where you can savor a wine with a good body?and your dates'.


Lola the Restaurant

2917 Fairmount St, Dallas, TX 75201

This house turned restaurant has flowy white tablecloths, whimsical music and intimate corners for lingering looks. The high-dollar menu offers a number of courses which commonly has an offer of foie gras and if you're lucky, a vanilla bean ice cream with a fried brioche for your sweetness.


Library Bar

3015 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas, TX 75219

If you used to make out in study hall then this library with a bar, piano and saucy singer will really set the mood. Tables are spread throughout this dark and intimate room surrounded by shelved books just off the lobby of the Warwick Hotel. Kobe beef burgers, classic cocktails and tantalizing tunes will make it easy to ask someone to go steady.