Chicago's Top 5 Fall Dates 2018

Take advantage of the romantic Fall season with the help of our Ambiance Matchmaking staff! We have scoured the city of Chicago and compiled our top picks for the best date ideas this Fall season. Read on and start planning!

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Chicago's Top 7 Summertime Dates 2018

Ahhhhh, Chicago in the summertime is magical. We are lucky to be laden with so many great summertime dating activities. This list includes our top seven favorites for creating the perfect date night. Take your pick and start planning!

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Chicago's Best Rooftop Date Spots 2018

Rooftops grace Chicago's most notable eateries and offer 360 degree views of Lake Michigan and the city skyline. These charming spaces bolster your appreciation for this city – and the one with whom you share the experience. In other words, rooftops are damn romantic. Plan your next date with this carefully crafted list.

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Chicago's Best Date Bars 2018

Choosing from the unlimited bars Chicago has to offer is an overwhelming task, especially when you are trying to make a good first impression. We carefully selected Chicago's best bars for crafting the perfect date night based on atmosphere, crowd, drink selection, and neighborhood. From a hidden bar inside a former bank vault to a prohibition-era speakeasy, these unique bar experiences will ensure your date night is a memorable one. 

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7 Ways To Meet Singles In Chicago

If you want to learn a language or sport, you have to devote a certain amount of hours per week to developing your skill. The same applies to your dating life. When seeking a relationship, you must exert a certain amount of effort. 

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Chicago's Best Brunch Date Spots 2018

Prefer daytime dates to a nighttime rendezvous? We've got you covered! We personally brunched at each of these handpicked restaurants across Chicago (what a weekend that was!) to bring you this carefully crafted list. Our selections are based on food quality, libations menu, staff friendliness, neighborhood, and overall ambiance.

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Anthony Bourdain's Chicago Picks

We scoured through Anthony Bourdain's The Layover and No Reservations episodes and carefully handpicked our favorite Chicago venues for crafting the perfect date night. Tony's culinary and cultural aptitude combined with Ambiance's dating expertise is sure to give you all of the necessities for a great date experience.

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Local Lens: Exploring The Best Of Chicago

Originally posted on AirBNB

Going “local” in Chicago can be almost as easy as showing up (almost). This city is rich in diverse neighborhoods, each featuring distinct cultures and flavors from all over the world. So it’s not necessarily about where you live, but how you choose to explore these everyday experiences. Whether you call Chicago home or are just passing through, you can easily take in what each community offers–from world-renowned restaurants and acclaimed museums to sprawling green space and up-and-coming breweries. Chicago is quite the playground of local goodness. This guide is our way of helping you find the most authentic gems that make Chicago so fantastic.

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Chicago's Top 5 Active Dates 2018

Doing something active with your date is a great way to set healthy habits and get your dopamine flowing. Furthermore, there are advantages to breaking a sweat with your date. You get to see how hard your date is willing to work, and you get to see your date in that post-workout sweaty glow. So get after it!

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Chicago's Best Patio Date Spots 2018

Chicagoans swarm patios, rooftops, and beer gardens to soak up the sun in the short summers. However, choosing among the abundance of options can be overwhelming – especially when you want to make a good impression on your date. Each spot is picked for unique reasons and no two places are the same. Want a cabana-style lounge? An urban-chic escape? A dive beer garden? We have you covered!

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Best Of The Best: Chicago Date Edition 2018

Chicago has way too many amazing date spots from which to choose. The dating experts at Ambiance Matchmaking have narrowed down the list by checking out each place, ensuring it's suited for the perfect date night. Enjoy!

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Chicago's Michelin Rated Restaurants 2018

Michelin is the most prestigious restaurant-rating operation in the world. It is notoriously secretive about its evaluation process, and never releases the names of its inspectors. Even the Michelin editor, who oversees all the North American guides, operates anonymously. The highest rating a restaurant can receive is three stars, and only one Chicago restaurant received the coveted 3 stars in 2014 (Alinea). If you are planning an exceptional night for your date, try one of these restaurants. Tip: Be sure to book months in advance!

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Chicago's Top 8 First Dates 2018

Ditch the dinner date routine and jump off the beaten path with these eight unique date ideas. Splatter paint while sipping wine, jam to a jukebox while choosing from Chicago's best microbrews, channel your inner Mikael Appelgren while playing ping-pong in a beer garden, or simply stroll through a historic district. Take your pick and enjoy!

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Chicago's 2018 Holiday Dating Guide

Ambiance Matchmaking brings you this holiday season's best date ideas in Chicago.

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