The Violet Hour is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

1. The Violet Hour

9.2
1520 N Damen Ave (at Pierce Ave), Chicago, IL
Speakeasy · Wicker Park · 240 tips and reviews

Leah P.Leah Pickett: sexy speakeasy with top-notch cocktails. perfect for date night!

Melissa A.Melissa Au: Neat little spot with unique cocktails and a romantic ambiance.

Erika D.Erika Davis: Love the atmosphere & all the drinks I had here so far. Perfect ambiance for a romantic date.

The Berkshire Room is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

2. The Berkshire Room

9.0
15 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL
Bar · Near North Side · 63 tips and reviews

PatrickPatrick: Awesome place, great service, intimate setting.

Conor O.Conor Oswald: Great, intimate atmosphere. The Weston is a must have!

michelle j.michelle jimenez: Very good for dates. The champagne was amazing! Very cool lounge place.

Maude's Liquor Bar is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

3. Maude's Liquor Bar

9.5
840 W Randolph St (btwn Green St & Peoria St), Chicago, IL
French Restaurant · Fulton Market · 103 tips and reviews

JéJé: Try the pomme frite, there amazing!. Also a great date spot.

Nicki W.Nicki Walliser: Great date spot. Smashes are to die for. Oysters, Steak, Cheese, Steak Tartare...UPSTAIRS is amazing. GO!

Chase T.Chase Turner: Great romantic french spot. The bone marrow is amazing.

Lincoln Hall is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

4. Lincoln Hall

9.2
2424 N Lincoln Ave (btwn W Fullerton Ave and W Montana St), Chicago, IL
Music Venue · North Side · 71 tips and reviews

John T.John Tao: My favorite venue in Chicago by far. It's a very cozy and intimate setting no matter how far back you are in the room.

Geoffrey Z.Geoffrey ZuHone: Great intimate venue to see a wide range of artists and musicians.

Kelly C.Kelly Canton: You cannot beat this place for intimate music good crowds and excellent sound.

Piccolo Sogno is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

5. Piccolo Sogno

9.5
464 N Halsted St (at Grand Ave), Chicago, IL
Italian Restaurant · Fulton River District · 100 tips and reviews

DhruvaDhruva: Delicious food! Pastas are to die for. Perfect date night spot

Elena D.Elena D: Beautiful patio and good food. It's a great place with an Italian atmosphere. Good for dates. I would dispute the statement that it is the best Italian food in the city.

Tara P.Tara Paulson: Good quiet, intimate place to spend New Years! Amazing food and drinks

Tango Sur is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

6. Tango Sur

9.0
3763 N Southport Ave (at Grace St.), Chicago, IL
Argentinian Restaurant · Lakeview · 124 tips and reviews

Ryan V.Ryan Verner: Delicious food, super long wait. It has a cool atmosphere, fairly loud music, really dark, pretty loud. Just make sure you know going in that it's not a quiet romantic place.

Marquieta M.Marquieta Mitchell: Provaleta is a really good starter also great atmosphere, music. Great for date night!

Redeye ChicagoRedeye Chicago: A favorite for dates, this candlelit BYOB Argentine steakhouse serves massive platters of grilled meat that make a tasty match for your own bottle of red wine. Read more.

Candlelite Chicago Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

7. Candlelite Chicago Restaurant

9.3
7452 N Western Ave (at Howard St), Chicago, IL
Pizza Place · West Ridge · 36 tips and reviews

YouSwoop.comYouSwoop.com: $15 for $35 Worth of Burgers, Thin Crust Pizzas, Drink & Much More at Candlelite Chicago - http://www.youswoop.com Read more.

KikiKiki: I've been a "local" at Candlelite for 5 years. The food is amazing, the bartenders are the best! Warm & friendly staff, great atmosphere. Love this place! :)

World H.World Hyundai: Our Staff loves going to Candlelite restaurant for the best thin crust pizza in Chicago! Love the garlic herb fires, it's a Facebook and Foursquare check-in special when you get a pizza! Read more.

Ada Street is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

8. Ada Street

9.2
1664 N Ada St (btwn Concord & Wabansia), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · Bucktown · 68 tips and reviews

Ingrid S.Ingrid Silva: We arrived at this secret romantic place and the restaurant it was beautiful best food I've had in Chicago, the bartender Sarah it was so sweet. This place is amazing in service and food quality!

Shinji K.Shinji Kuwayama: A cozy and romantic place, and the hideout is right there

Kaylene K.Kaylene Kroemer: Loved the atmosphere and the food was amazing! Felt like we found a romantic hidden gem.

The Promontory is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

9. The Promontory

8.9
5311 S Lake Park West (at 53rd St), Chicago, IL
Gastropub · Hyde Park · 56 tips and reviews

James T. G.James T. Green: Definitely have the lamb burger with the Roots and Malt. The spaghetti was lackluster with a tangy sauce. Great vibe! A great date spot and hangout with a few friends for cocktails.

Monique M.Monique Matheny: This tip is for the music venue ONLY. I enjoyed an intimate setting featuring a jazz/R&B vocalist with my fiancé--very romantic.

Duane G.Duane Golston: The food is good I loved the seared tuna especially the drinks are in a class of their own and it's a cozy spot for dining and concert love this place.

Le Colonial is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

10. Le Colonial

9.3
937 N Rush St, Chicago, IL
Vietnamese Restaurant · Near North Side · 71 tips and reviews

DesignkitchenDesignkitchen: Romantic and fun, make sure to request seating upstairs.

Janet L.Janet Ledbetter: Try the spicy cold beef salad. And check out the bar upstairs. Great place for a romantic date.

Angie S.Angie Sorge: Try the Lychee Sangria! Delicious!

The Barrelhouse Flat is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

11. The Barrelhouse Flat

9.1
2624 N Lincoln Ave (at W Wrightwood Ave), Chicago, IL
Cocktail Bar · Lincoln Park · 89 tips and reviews

John K.John Khuu: Great cocktail selections. If you're on a date, definitely put your name on the list, and make your way upstairs. Much more intimate vibe compared to downstairs.

Jen M.Jen Marquez: Make sure to get a spot upstairs. Fantastic date night spot. Dimly lit and romantic. Great bartenders. You won't be sorry.

Emily S.Emily Sullivan: Highly recommend the upstairs section with the live pianist. Great date spot.

Scofflaw is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

12. Scofflaw

9.5
3201 W Armitage Ave (at Kedzie Ave), Chicago, IL
Cocktail Bar · Logan Square · 139 tips and reviews

Maggie H.Maggie H: Great ambiance. Loved Grandma's furniture and the candle light vibe.

Kate F.Kate Fifield: KICK ASS BAR. Candlelight makes for a very sexy atmosphere. Excellent, elevated food to match craft cocktails makes for a killer combination.

Lisa J.Lisa Jars: Cute, vintage, Victorian, cozy atmosphere. Perfect date place

Mon Ami Gabi is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

13. Mon Ami Gabi

9.3
2300 N Lincoln Park W (at Belden Ave), Chicago, IL
French Restaurant · Lincoln Park · 53 tips and reviews

Ritika S.Ritika Singh: Good date night place. Have the cheese platter and the chocolate dessert

MarilynMarilyn: Great eavesdropping at this cozy resto; while you're pretending not to be nosy, try an order of frites and escargot to start; fish dishes are really good, and the desserts are pretty solid.

Christopher F.Christopher Floss: If you like Mon Ami, you MUST go to the Lincoln Park location. The setting feels like you're in a classic movie!

Spiaggia is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

14. Spiaggia

9.1
980 N Michigan Ave (at Oak St), Chicago, IL
Italian Restaurant · Streeterville · 63 tips and reviews

Michelin Travel & LifestyleMichelin Travel & Lifestyle: For a romantic dinner, one of the very private booths is ideal. However, if you are a foodie, a table by the glass-enclosed exhibition kitchen is great too. - Inspector

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune: If you're looking to go fancy then this is certainly one of the best places to do it. Reservations will have to be secured months ahead of time. Certainly good for a romantic date night. Read more.

Ryan V.Ryan Vaughan: Wild Boar Gnocchi was out of this world. So were the prawns. Great hidden gem

Café Ba-Ba-Reeba! is one of The 15 Best Places That Are Good for Dates in Chicago.

15. Café Ba-Ba-Reeba!

9.4
2024 N Halsted St (btwn W Dickens Ave & W Armitage Ave), Chicago, IL
Tapas Restaurant · North Side · 205 tips and reviews

Lukas V.Lukas Veselka-Paulenas: Delicious... And a definite place to go for a casual, romantic or business occasion... Love the atmosphere and the the way things work there... Tapas is the best at this location so is the staff

Linda F.Linda Felter: Great Date Spot for Bacon Wrapped Dates on any Date of the year. (See what I did there?) Oh, and have some Sangria while you're at it. Makes the bad jokes a little more fun.

L P.L P: Meatballs, braised short rib, manchego stuffed mushrooms, and sangria all so TASTY!