Founded in 1927 by Elizabeth and Edwin Clarkson and later donated to the Wing Haven Foundation, the Wing Haven Gardens and Bird Sanctuary is a beautiful public garden and bird sanctuary that is open year-round.
Agenda Story: What’s the best romantic date night for a Charlotte married couple?
Barrington’s and Customshop are also Jimmie Johnson’s favorite date night spots – just FYI.
Read more 248 Ridgewood Ave, Charlotte, North Carolina 28209, Phone: 704-331-0664 More vacation ideas: Romantic Restaurants in Charlotte.
The internationally-renowned Mint Museum is at the forefront of Charlotte’s arts and culture scene, inspiring creativity through an unrivaled collection of art.
Tapas style food provides chit-chat topics so that there’s no awkward lull in conversation. Under the radar, so you’ll seem “in the know” by choosing this restaurant. Excellent optionality pre- or post-meal (Customshop, Passion8, Earl’s, Elizabeth Creamery, etc). Neighborhoods: South Park and Uptown (two locations) BBQ chicken is heavenly. The original South Park location is across the street from Cowfish and Chuy’s so you have the option of walking there after the meal if things are going well. Neighborhood: Plaza Midwood Hippest place in Charlotte. Parking is a nightmare, take advantage of the valet. Neighborhood: Myers Park Go to Bond Street Wines for a glass of wine before your meal (it’s about 40 yards away).
(Full Agenda story here w/ 19 photos) Neighborhood: Fourth Ward Cozy. Solid bar bites menu if you’re looking for a long date with small plates (served from 4 p.m.
SOUL GASTROLOUNGE A first date is all about two people sharing - sharing backgrounds, sharing common interests, sharing hopes and dreams, and, if things are going really well, sharing secrets. Order a half-dozen small plates from its excellent menu, and you and your date will be ready to explore culinary delights together.
So be prepared to fall in love - if not with your companion, at least with the flavors romancing your mouth.
From beautiful green spaces to a diverse selection of museums, tours and restaurants, Charlotte is a fun city to visit year-round.