Date Ideas
in Kansas City, KS (showing 1 - 8 out of 8)

Dinner and a movie are always great date night options. But after a while, date night can end up turning into a routine more than a fun outing. If you’re looking for date ideas, whether for a first date with a partner or a night away from the kids with your spouse, check out our options below.

We’ve found the best spots near you to give you the variety you have been craving for. Think outside the box and dare to try something different for your next date night! Turn a regular night into one to remember forever.

Aladdin Hotel - Holiday Inn Downtown

1215 Wyandotte St
Kansas City, MO 64105   Directions

(816) 421-8888


Spend a romantic night or a weekend at the magnificent Aladdin Hotel. This vintage and hip boutique hotel is conveniently located in downtown KC, Missouri. Dine in the full service Zebra Room restaurant, head up to the Martini Loft for an evening cocktail or relax at the CitiScape Day Spa. Or, pamper that special someone with the special Romance Package.

Ambiance on the Water

200 Ward Pkwy
Kansas City, MO 64112   Directions

(816) 365-7101


Although you are not in Venice, you can still treat yourself and your partner to an authentic gondola ride with Ambiance on the Water. Open from April through November, these romantic gondola rides travel down the relaxing waterway in the Country Club Plaza. Float under bridges, beside lovely fountains and see the majestic sights of nighttime Kansas City.

Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa

777 Argosy Pkwy
Riverside, MO 64150   Directions

(816) 746-3100


Spend an evening filled with entertainment and relaxation at the Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa. Experience Las Vegas luxury without the Vegas price tag. Test your luck at one of Kansas City’s favorite casinos. Enjoy a decadent dinner at one of the masterful restaurants. Rejuvenate at the comprehensive spa. Best of all, you can do all this in one convenient nightlife destination!

J. C. Nichols Memorial Fountain

47th J C Nichols Pkwy
Kansas City, MO 64111   Directions

(816) 842-2299


Kansas City is renowned as a city of fountains. In fact, the city has over 200! These romantic water sculptures provide a tranquil ambiance perfect for a date night. Try walking along the J. C. Nichols Memorial Fountain, one of the most famous in the city and a popular destination for wedding photographs.

Kansas City Carriages

Kansas City, MO

(816) 531-1999


Journey back in time as you take a ride with Kansas City Carriages on the historic streets of the Country Club Plaza. Learn about the history of KC or just sit back, relax and enjoy your romantic date on the city’s premier horse-drawn carriage experience. Make your loved one feel like they are being swept up in a fairy tale!

Southmoreland on the Plaza

116 E 46th St
Kansas City, MO 64112   Directions

(816) 531-7979


Wanting to stay some place more intimate? Try the Southmoreland on the Plaza, a local bed and breakfast that caters to upscale elegance. This classic New England B&B ambiance is available to guests staying in the twelve unique guestrooms—equipped with special features like a treetop deck, wood burning fireplace, and Jacuzzi.

The Lounge at Bluestem

900 Westport Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111   Directions

(816) 561-1101


Enjoy some decadent drinks and snack on some delicious appetizers on a romantic date at The Lounge at Bluestem. Located in the famous restaurant, the Lounge provides an intimate, sophisticated area to chat and sip on selections from its drink and cocktail menu. Treat yourself and your date to gourmet cuisine and beverages as you cozy up on a couch.

Westport Café and Bar

419 Westport Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111   Directions

(816) 931-4740


Indulge in a romantic dinner and drinks on a date at the Westport Café and Bar. This Parisian-style bistro really does bring a bit of Paris to the Kansas plains. Feast on brunch, lunch/dinner/supper and late night specials inspired by classic French recipes. Compliment your meal with the distinct cocktail menu, featuring classic drinks as well as unique specialties.

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