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Spice Up Your Date Night in Houston With These Fun Ideas

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Sick of going to the same boring restaurant for date night? Are you setting up the first date and are unsure where to go? Look no further. We have come up with a list of fun ideas for Date Night in Houston that are sure to spice things up! 

 Have a romantic dinner in a scenic atmosphere, escape the city for drinks in an enchanting location, or get out of your comfort zone for a unique date night experience. Whether it’s a first date or 100th date, each of these places is guaranteed to provide you with a fun experience and lasting memories.

The perfect foundation for a good relationship. Check them out and thank us later for bringing variety to your date nights!

Enjoy a romantic dinner with your boo at Brenner’s Steakhouse on the Bayuo. Experience a fine dining experience like no other! Dine on prime steaks, fresh seafood and decadent desserts while you sip on delicious wine from an eclectic wine list.

Spice up your date night in their rustic, yet elegant atmosphere with stunning views from every table or book a private dining room for a more intimate setting. After your meal grab a drink outside from the blue bar surrounded by lush greenery, a cascading stone waterfall, and idyllic gazebo.

Monday–Thursday | 5PM–9PM
Friday–Saturday | 5PM–10PM
Sunday | 11AM–9PM

📍1 Birdsall St, Houston, TX 77007

A date night at Well Done is truly like a gift that keeps on giving. Take a cooking class with your loved one and bring home more variety to your low key date nights in! Choose between their “Three Course Dinner”, “Dinner Party”, or “Specialty Class” themes under their social/date night class category.

These classes give you time to get to know your date, learn how to cook your courses, and eat your delicious food you’ve made, so come hungry! They have a selection of beer and wine for sale, but you are allowed to bring your own drinks and alcohol from home. Take your skills you’ve learned from the class and recreate your date at home and reminisce on all the fun you had together!

See Website for Class Schedule

📍2811 Airline Dr #5, Houston, TX 77009

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city for an enchanting date night at the Secret Garden. Surrounded by plants in a custom glass greenhouse, Secret Garden features one of the largest outdoor patios in town.

Great for a first date or pre-dinner drinks, Secret Garden is located in the heart of downtown and serves up seriously innovative drinks. Sip on carbonated cocktails, bottled cocktails, and frosé beyond your typical daiquiris and margaritas. Fall in love in their picturesque background and relaxing atmosphere.

Monday–Thursday | 4PM–11PM
Friday | 4PM–3AM
Saturday | 11AM–2AM
Sunday | 11AM–12AM

📍408 Main St, Houston, TX 77002

Travel to Europe without having to leave Houston for your next date night. Inspired by small european towns, 13 Celsius is a high quality wine bar with one of the largest selections of wine in town. They pride themselves on being the only wine bar in town to keep their wines in a temperature controlled celler, which guarantees quality bottles and glasses for you to sip on.

Enjoy drinks in their metiteranian-style building or grab a glass in their luxurious open air courtyard. You can even take home one of your favorite bottles to enjoy and reminisce on the great time you had at 13 Celsius.

Monday–Wednesday | 4PM–12AM
Thursday–Saturday | 4PM–2AM
Sunday | 1PM–12AM

📍3000 Caroline St, Houston, TX 77004

Clear out your trunk and grab your coziest blankets and pillows for a date night under the stars at The Drive-In off Navigation. Watch iconic movies from the safety of your own car with an incredible view of the city skyline in the background!

Cozy up in the trunk of your car with your date or rent one of their adjustable loungers with a large blanket to cuddle up under. Share a bucket of bottomless popcorn or order drinks and a meal off their food menu. Check their website for movie listings and times. They play everything from cult classics to new releases. The Drive-In off Navigation is soon to be your favorite dinner and a movie date night spot!

See Website for Movie Times

📍2300 Runnels St, Houston, TX 77003

Head out on the high seas for your next date night for a dinner cruise with Boardwalk FantaSea. Enjoy gorgeous historic Kemah sites along the water and satisfying dinner voyages aboard the Boardwalk FantaSea.

Your dinner cruise for two includes fine cuisine, drinks, and themed entertainment on the dance floor. Get all dressed up and feel like Jack and Rose as you dance the night away on a luxury yacht sailing along the Gulf.

Daily | 9:30AM–5:30PM

📍8, Boardwalk Ste G, Kemah, TX 77565

Set the scene for a romantic date night at Sunset Lounge. This premier rooftop lounge overlooks Houston’s skyline and is absolutely breathtaking at sunset. Sunset Lounge is the perfect setting for an evening first date or a day time date with your partner.

Grab a drink from their full service bar, eat some delicious food from their kitchen or dance the night away under the stars. The chill atmosphere, great service, and beautiful views makes Sunset Lounge your perfect next date night spot!

Monday–Friday | 4PM–2AM
Saturday–Sunday | 11AM–2AM

📍2119 Dallas St 3rd Floor, Houston, TX 77003

Need to spice up your date night? Look no further! We have come up with a list of fun ideas for your next date night in Houston. Take a picture of the memories you’re making with your partner and share it with us @stufftodoinhouston on Instagram and Facebook.

Maddie Gosson

Maddie Gosson

Maddie is a blogger and author for the Stuff to Do in Houston City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Houston area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinHouston on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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