Miami's Best Low-Key Date Spots


Surprise a first date or keep things interesting with your plus-one at these Miami locales.

  • Bar Delray Beach
    Kevro's Art Bar Map 166 Southeast 2nd Avenue, Delray Beach, Florida | 561-278-9675
    Atmo.23 Decor20 Service22 CostM

    This self-proclaimed "creative compound" has live music, art, film screenings, and an outdoor patio to keep you and your date fully occupied. A good pick for a first date if you fear the awkward conversation lulls.

  • Italian Downtown
    Bin No. 18 Map 1800 Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, Florida | 786-235-7575
    Food23 Decor17 Service20 Cost$33

    A perfect pairing with the Arsht Center, chef-owner Alfredo Patino serves up what he calls “Roadside European Cuisine” along with a hearty beer and wine selection. Get a three-course "Pre-Theater" meal for $35.

  • Nuevo Latino South Beach
    Yuca Map 501 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Florida | 305-532-9822
    Food21 Decor21 Service19 Cost$51

    Be sure to visit this Nuevo Latino restaurant on one of their regular "Salsa Nights," with dancing classes and live entertainment. Dancewear optional.

  • Brewery Boca Raton
    The Funky Buddha Lounge and Brewery Map 2621 North Federal Highway, Boca Raton, Florida | 561-368-4643
    Atmo.21 Decor19 Service21 CostM

    Sip on Buddha brews like "You're a Good Beer" and "Carrot Cake Wheat" while passing the hookah back and forth ($10 during happy hour). And if things are going well, you can plan your next date with a peek at their event calendar or grab supplies at the in-house homebrew store.

  • Bar Downtown
    The Corner Map 1035 North Miami Avenue, Miami, Florida | 305-961-7887
    Atmo.- Decor- Service- CostI

    The dim lighting and rustic interior of this hip corner bar make it a great spot to cozy up with your date over specialty cocktails and creative small plates.