Date night is a big deal in Bellevue. Well, date night is a big deal anywhere, but Bellevue provides a plethora of opportunities for you to spend time with that special someone, romance your crush, nurture your relationships, and celebrate love (or puppy love in the making). Whether you’re interested in fine dining or stand up comedy, a walk in the garden or a stroll through an art gallery, Bellevue invites you to celebrate your date in style.
Food options include casual eateries to fine dining experiences with a broad range of ethnic menus. The possibilities are endless, but here are a few ideas to get your evening started off in good taste.
Bis on Main is an Italian-American venue in a setting surrounded by the paintings of local artists, which can be great conversation starters to break the ice. You and your partner can enjoy steak, seafood, pasta, cocktails, and delightful deserts to sweeten the evening. And, to make it even sweeter, the restaurant offers free valet parking. By the way, “Bis” means two, or a pair. Nice touch. Bis on Main is located at 10213 Main Street in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information, call 425-455-2033.
Daniel’s Broiler is a great place to start of a night with savory flavor. You can’t go wrong with a classic steakhouse, unless your date is a vegetarian. Even still, Daniel’s Broiler, in addition to juicy beef, has plenty of vegetarian options for appetizers, entrees, and dessert. Enjoy a fine wine, an elegant atmosphere, and top-notch customer service. Daniel’s Broiler is located at 10500 N. 8th Street, Floor 21 of the Bank of America Building in The Bellevue Place Complex, Bellevue, Washington. For more information or to make reservations, call 425-462-4662
Seastar Restaurant and Raw Bar is a perfect way to get fresh with your date – fresh Seafood from the Puget Sound, that is. Award winning wines accent hand-rolled sushi, alderwood plank salmon, and an array of chef-inspired creations to whet your pallet. And, for those with sensitive dietary needs, there’s a gluten free selection on the menu. Seastar Restaurant and Raw Bar is located at 205 108th Avenue NE, Suite 100, in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information, call 425-456-0010.
Whether your interests are in performing arts, live shows, or old-fashioned move theaters, Bellevue is ready to entertain your brain with arts, culture, and laughter.
Theatre at Meydenbauer Center is a delightful venue to cozy up with your cutie and enjoy a live performance including dance, theatrical performances, art, and culture. The Meydenbauer Center is located at 11100 NE 6th Street in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information, call 425-450-3810.
Parlor Live Bellevue will have you and your sweetheart in stitches during live performances from stand up comedians. The Parlor Live Bellevue is located at 700 Bellevue Way NE Suite 300 in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information, call 425-289-7000.
Cinemark Lincoln Square is where you can butter up your buttercup, old-school style. Settle in to a dimly lit theater with a sparkling beverage, hot popcorn, and a sweet treat while you enjoy the newest box-office release. Cinemark Lincoln Square is located at 700 Bellevue Way NE in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information or for show times, call 425-450-9100.
Fun & Games
Even if you’re trying to get serious with your relationship, there’s still room for fun and games, especially the Bellevue way! From escape room challenges to arcade games, bowling alleys and laser tag, Bellevue is a great place to get the adrenaline pumping through seriously powerful play.
Serial Mysteries Escape Room and Game Nights is your opportunity to find out how well you work with the one you’re trying to woo. Spend an hour gathering clues, solving puzzles, and figuring out how to break out of a close encounter. Or, test your wits in a pseudo game-show platform. Serial Mysteries Escape Room and Game Night is located at 1225 120th Avenue NE in Bellevue, Washington 98005. For more information, call 425-233-8053.
Power Play in Bellevue is where you can play childhood games in grown up ways. Challenge your companion at a number of game stations, sip libations at the full bar, or grab some grub. It’s playtime! Power Play is located at 700 Bellevue Way NE in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information, call 425-453-5137.
Lucky Strike Bowling Alley is where you can strike out or score big with your date. Oh, but it’s not just bowling – it’s a nightlife extravaganza with hand-crafted cocktails, delicious cuisine, and music that will have you busting a move. Lucky Strike is located at 700 Bellevue Way NE Suite 250 in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information, call 425-453-5137.
A Walk in the Park
Nothing says romance like a walk in the park, a stroll on the beach, or a picnic by a waterfall. Bellevue has a wide array of options for parks, greens, and gardens for you and your crush to enjoy.
Bellevue Botanical Garden is where you can walk in the woods with the one you love, stroll through meadows, adventure through wetlands, and stop and smell the roses. Bellevue Botanical Garden is located at 12001 Main Street in Bellevue, Washington 98005. For more information, call 425-452-2750.
Meydenbauer Beach Park is an ideal place to take your date for a picnic, to sit on the docks, or to take a swim. Maydenbauer Beach Park is located at 419 98th Street NE in Bellevue, Washington 98004. For more information, call 425-452-6914.
Bellevue Downtown Park features 20 acres of sprawling greens, mature trees, a waterfall, and a reflection pond. Bellevue Downtown park is located at 10201 NE 4th Street in Bellevue, Washington. For more information, call 425-452-6914.
Bellevue is steeped in romance, adventure, and fun. Whether you’re looking to entertain your date with dinner and a show, dancing and drinking, a walk in the park, or a stroll through the garden, Bellevue wants to help you celebrate love. Where will you take your date on date night in Bellevue?
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