Los Angeles has some amazing world-class date destinations and activities.

But, many of these are not so easy to find. I created this site to share all of the best date ideas I’ve discovered as a Los Angeles native.

If you’re single, check out  the best places to meet single people in LA. I hope you enjoy this site and find it useful. – Brian



The Best BBQ on Los Angeles’ West Side

The Best BBQ on Los Angeles’ West Side

Los Angeles is not a town known for its BBQ, but it actually does have some good spots if you know where to look! I love barbecue: the brisket, ribs, cole slaw, beans, potatoes, biscuits, and of course the sauces! Here are some of my favorite BBQ places on LA's West...

The Best First Date Ideas in Los Angeles

The Best First Date Ideas in Los Angeles

If you're going on a first date with someone you don't know very well, planning the right kind of date is critical! Many lists recommend a movie for a first date, but I think that is a terrible idea (unless you also do something else). The problem is that you can't...

The Coolest Vintage Bars in Los Angeles That Are Sure to Amaze

The Coolest Vintage Bars in Los Angeles That Are Sure to Amaze

If you're looking for an extraordinary place to bring a date to, or just a place where you can hang out with friends, check out some of my favorite vintage Los Angeles bars below. These will surely impress! Clifton's Cafeteria / The Pacific Seas (DTLA)...

The Best Museum Date Ideas in LA

The Best Museum Date Ideas in LA

I believe that a museum is a great place to go to on a date. It's quiet so you can talk, and there are usually interesting things to see and comment on. Maybe you can even show off some of the stuff you learned in that art history class you took in college....



Wicked Lit: A Unique Immersive Halloween Theater Experience

Wicked Lit: A Unique Immersive Halloween Theater Experience

If you're looking for a really unique and cool Halloween-themed date idea, check out Wicked Lit, an immersive outdoor theater experience running from late September to mid November at the Mountain View Mausoleum & Cemetery in Altadena. What Is Wicked...

Terranea: A Hidden Gem in Palos Verdes with Spectacular Hiking Trails

Terranea: A Hidden Gem in Palos Verdes with Spectacular Hiking Trails

Terranea is a hidden gem that’s worth a bit of a drive. Sure, there are other beautiful places to hike along the shore in Palos Verdes. And, there are some great restaurants as well. But Terranea combines the best of both. It’s an ideal place to have a good meal and go for an easy walk with breathtaking views of the ocean. You’ll feel like you’re staying at a high-end resort for a fraction of the cost.

The Best Orange County Date Ideas

The Best Orange County Date Ideas

Orange County is famous for tourist attractions like Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm, and for vast suburban sprawl. But, it actually has some really charming destinations that are ideal for a romantic date! Here are my favorites. 1. Laguna Beach My...

A Great Summer Date Idea: Yamashiro Night Market

A Great Summer Date Idea: Yamashiro Night Market

I'm so psyched that the Yamashiro Night Market is back!! (Previously called "Yamashiro Farmers' Market".)  This is one of my favorite summertime Los Angeles events! Starting in April 2018, it will be every Thursday night from 5 to 10PM during the summer. It has an...

Why the Downtown LA Arts District is An Amazing Date Destination

Why the Downtown LA Arts District is An Amazing Date Destination

The Arts District east of Downtown LA is one of the most vibrant, hip, and up-and-coming areas of the city. It's now one of my favorite daytime date destinations in the entire LA area! It's undergone an amazing revitalization with cool galleries, breweries,...

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8 Tips for Meeting People When You Go Out in LA

8 Tips for Meeting People When You Go Out in LA

After many years of dating in L.A., I feel like I've learned a thing or two about how to meet people. Recently, I thought, "what I would tell myself if I could go back in time and give my younger self advice on how to meet more people when I went out?" I came up with...

The Hottest Places to Meet Single People in Santa Monica and Venice

The Hottest Places to Meet Single People in Santa Monica and Venice

The Venice/Santa Monica area is one of the most popular parts of Los Angeles county to meet single people. You'll find lots of young, beautiful, successful men and women in their 20's and 30's here. So, check out my list of the top ten places to meet single people in...

Don’t Make These Five Dating Mistakes

Don’t Make These Five Dating Mistakes

Looking back on my dating life, there are some mistakes I made which prevented me from meeting more qualified people to date. This is a personal list, so these won't apply to everyone, but I hope you'll find something helpful here. If I could go back in time, I'd fix...

How to Meet New People at a Party When You Hardly Know Anyone

How to Meet New People at a Party When You Hardly Know Anyone

It can be very intimidating to go to a party when you only know one or two people. You might feel awkward and tempted to leave early. I know I have. But if you bail, you'll miss the chance to meet new friends and have a good time. Here are some strategies to have a...

Twelve Ways to Meet Amazing Single People in Los Angeles

Twelve Ways to Meet Amazing Single People in Los Angeles

Meeting quality single people is difficult in Los Angeles. Everyone is so busy, and the people you meet at bars and clubs may not exactly be what you would consider “quality”. But, there are actually plenty of people in the same boat who don't...

Where Single People Live in Los Angeles

Where Single People Live in Los Angeles

I just read a great article on Trulia showing where single women and men live in major U.S. cities, including Los Angeles. The demographic information is fascinating, and perhaps it will help single people decide where to live, or at least, where to try hanging out....

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