Tonight is Taco Tuesday, but none of your friends extended an invite this time, since last week you ended up flicking spoonfuls of guac across the bar after a few two-for-ones. SVU instead, swiping left, left… and left again, through all the unimpressive Tinder profiles of singles within your mile radius.
Then, BAMa diamond in the rough pops up, complete with a puppy, great hair, and a perfectly symmetrical face. Tinder first dates end up either like a page out of a Nicholas Sparks novel or out of a Steven King one. Here are ten of the best places in South Florida to find out which scene yours will be.
The 1,square-foot converted warehouse space just outside of Port Everglades is commonly filled with equal parts dog and human. Everything on tap tastes good, and the beer is inexpensive, which means you can treat your potential bae without breaking the bank.
Every Monday night from 5: The locals-only, old-town feel of the pier is a great, nonthreatening place to strip down in front of a stranger for the first time.
Then walk up along the pier and chit-chat about why there are so many people with fishing poles and no fish. Afterward, grab a beer and some ice cream at the nearby shops, or rent some poles and bait and try to catch a snack yourself.
Watching your date cast that fishing line will give you a hint as to the level of his or her outdoor survival skills. These qualities are important to consider when choosing a mate, just in case the Zombie Apocalypse actually happens. You can trade them a piece of your French toast for some of their omelet, while mimosas and the view will keep things light and airy.
The karts can go up to 45 mph, and all that speed is likely to produce some feel-good endorphins to keep the laughs flowing when you start to make terrible jokes out of nervousness. Here, there are plenty of dioramas and activities to keep conversation going, just in case your date turns out to be boring.
The ambiance will make you feel fancier than you actually are, and the people-watching in the outdoor seating area can be prime. If your date is someone you Super-Liked and you want to experience a cozy kind of romantic night with them, head to Sea Watch on the Ocean.
The whole vibe here is quaint and happy, with great ocean views. The place does a sunset meal deal from 5 to 6 p. So even if your eyes are not seduced by the real-life version of the photos you swiped, your taste buds certainly will be by your plate.
For the Shallow Type — Commercial Pier Sunrise The locals-only, old-town feel of the pier is a great, nonthreatening place to strip down in front of a stranger for the first time. Museum of Discovery and Science Fort Lauderdale Here, there are plenty of dioramas and activities to keep conversation going, just in case your date turns out to be boring.