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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.
Belle Isle Park
Belle Isle Park

300 River Place Dr
Detroit, MI 48207   Directions

(313) 331-7760

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The most popular park in Detroit, the gigantic Belle Isle Park is actually an entire island. Wonderful for people of all ages and activity levels, this island park has something for everybody. Visit the Dossin Great Lakes Museum; go swimming at the beach; hike along the lovely wooded trails; plan a pleasant picnic outdoors; and much, much more!

Cadieux Café
Cadieux Café

4300 Cadieux Rd
Detroit, MI 48224   Directions

(313) 882-8560

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Bond over drinks, food and fun activities on a romantic date at the Cadieux Café. This Belgian café, a former speakeasy, draws in a crowd attracted to its old-world charm, scrumptious food, extensive beer menu and unusual sporting events. Share a meal while listening to live musical acts, and play a game of featherbowling at the only bar to host this sport in the US.

GM Plaza and Promenade
GM Plaza and Promenade

300 Atwater St
Detroit, MI 48226   Directions

(313) 566-8200

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Right by the Renaissance Center, the GM Plaza and Promenade along the Riverfront has plenty for lovers, young and old. With a spectacular water feature known as the Fountains and a breathtaking view of the city’s impressive architecture, this area is perfect for a romantic rendezvous, lazily strolling along after a long day. Stop by any of the many restaurants and shops that line the promenade for an enjoyable rest.

La Dolce Vita
La Dolce Vita

17546 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48203   Directions

(313) 865-0331

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Wine and dine your date at the sumptuous La Dolce Vita. This hidden gem of a restaurant is known as one of the most romantic Italian venues in the city. Guests can choose to sit inside, where the classical, cathedral architecture and candlelight creates the perfect mood, or in the courtyard outside, where you can dine under the stars. No matter where you sit, though, the food is divine!

MGM Grand Detroit Casino
MGM Grand Detroit Casino

1777 3rd St
Detroit, MI 48226   Directions

(877) 888-2121

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Adults can escape to their own wonderland at the MGM Grand Detroit Casino, one of three casino hotels in the city and the first major luxury casino resort outside of Las Vegas. Not a gambler? This hotel resort is also filled with first-class restaurants, lounges, bars and clubs as well as a relaxing spa and a trendy boutique.

MotorCity Wine
MotorCity Wine

1949 Michigan Ave
Detroit, MI 48216   Directions

(313) 483-7283

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Impress your special someone at the MotorCity Wine, where wine and jazz are on the top of the menu. Sample the best wines in Detroit and nibble on a fine selection of Artisan made cheeses, cured meats, olives, crackers and more with live or vinyl jazz in the background creating a smooth, heady atmosphere. Purchase a favorite wine as a memento of your romantic date!

The Inn on Ferry Street
The Inn on Ferry Street

84 E Ferry St
Detroit, MI 48202   Directions

(313) 871-6000

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Schedule a weekend (or longer) getaway to Inn on Ferry Street with your special someone. These gorgeous Victorian homes and carriage houses offer a charming, regal atmosphere in Midtown Detroit, perfect for a romantic retreat. Choose from 40 uniquely decorated private rooms, each with their own private bathroom, spa bath essential and whirlpool tubs.

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