Chinatown is a vibrant neighborhood in Northwest Washington, DC. When you see the brilliantly painted arch, you’ll know you’ve arrived! Whether you’re in the mood for eggrolls and bubble tea or pizza and burgers, you’ll find delicious fare in Chinatown restaurants. Yum!
Whether or not you’re of Indian descent, you and your honey are sure to enjoy Indian cuisine. Start the meal by sharing a loaf of naan – this truly tasty bread will set a great tone for the rest of the meal. Order tandoori chicken or lamb tikka masala as an entree, and then finish the meal with a refreshing mango lassi. Simply delish!
Dim sum is a Chinese meal composed of small dishes, such as potstickers and shaomai, that is generally served during brunch. In a traditional dim sum restaurant, servers wheel around carts filled with small steamer baskets and small plates, allowing you to choose the dishes you desire. The aspect of sharing small plates makes it a perfect date for you and your sweetie or group date with your couple friends!
Spanish cuisine is cooked with passion that translates into a very romantic meal. Spanish restaurants traditionally offer tapas, which are small plates, perfect for you and your sweetie to share. Consider inviting another couple along and making it a delicious double date!
For a truly spicy date, fly to Morocco! But who can afford international airfare these days? For a more budget-friendly Moroccan date, try a Moroccan restaurant instead. Start with couscous with beef or lamb, wash it down with some mint tea and then watch a live belly-dancing performance to end the night. It’s the perfect exotic and fun date!
No one does romance like the French! So for your next date, whether it be a special anniversary or just another night on the town, head to a little French bistro. Start the meal with an order of escargots or French onion soup. Then share a bottle of wine with your steak and frites or duck a l'orange. Bon appetit!
Crispy on the outside, juicy and tender on the inside – is there anything better than a well-cooked piece of fried chicken? There are tons of restaurants with tasty fried chicken dishes on the menu. Or get some to go and have yourself a little picnic!
Barracks Row is on the rise! Previously a rundown area, this neighborhood in Southeast DC has been cleaned up and is now a vibrant spot with a wide array of restaurants and bars. It’s a fun and tasty spot to eat!
Dupont Circle is a hip neighborhood in Northwest Washington, DC. Kick off a Dupont Circle date by posing for a romantic photo near the fountain in the center of the circle. Then head to one of the dozens of delicious restaurants in the neighborhood for a bite to eat!
One of the easiest ways to shake up date night is by checking out a new neighborhood. This weekend, take your sweetie out to eat in the H Street Corridor, located in Northeast DC. For more info, check out The BeCouply Blog’s post on the H Street Corridor!