8 Best Restaurants in Phoenix for a First Date

First impression matters, especially after we’ve lost our core socialization skills from being stuck at home for so long. Rekindle the romantic opportunities by going to one of the best restaurants in Phoenix to have a first date. Or, use one of our most recommended romantic spots then pair it up with some delicious food. It’s all up to you!

Wrigley Mansion

2501 E Telawa Trail, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Do you worry that you don’t have fun topics to talk about on your first date? Well then, start high with Wrigley Mansion and let the venue handle conversations for you as you dine in this historic landmark filled with breathtaking decorations and rich culture. And wait till you see their beautiful, creative food presentation. You will never run out of things to talk about on this date, that’s for sure.


6106 S 32nd St, Phoenix, AZ 85042

If you and your new date are both about organic and healthy living, then Quiessence is a farm-to-table dining experience you should not mix. The intimate atmosphere will break the ice between the two of you, and the refreshing environment will keep both of you at ease on your first date.

Different Pointe of View

This place brings dining to a new height on all levels. It is the picture-perfect blueprint of a magical and romantic date. Walk into a wonderland as you stare into your date’s beautiful eyes in Arizona’s most beautiful sunset. Plan the whole evening with their special overnight deal with a free room and a prix fixe dinner for two.

The Gladly

2201 E Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016

The Gladly is a landmark for Phoenix locals. If you and your date are into seafood, then you’d be thrilled to find out right now is the perfect oyster season at the Gladly. And remember, they have 258+ craft whiskeys and bourbons for you to enjoy. Let your personality flow at this ultimate high-end dining experience, and we guarantee you nobody can outdo this first date.


3243 N 3rd St, Phoenix, AZ 85012

Ocotillo is our new favorite brunch date spot! They’ve also just announced their new seasonal brunch menu. This place is also great for anyone looking for a change in vibes because they feature an industrial space that is sleek, modern, and minimalistic.

Glai Baan

2333 E Osborn Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Show off your sophistication and love for diversity by having your first date at one of the best Thai restaurants in Phoenix! Glai Baan brings the most authentic Thai street food to the heart of Phoenix, while building a cozy, relaxing environment that will melt any awkwardness between you and your date.

Pizzeria Bianco

4743 N 20th St, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Can pizza be an artform? Pizzeria Bianco has proven that to be possible. There is no further discussions needed if your date loves unique artisan pizzas. They also have a wide variety of recipes to satisfy any dietary requirements. As a bonus, they also have a stunning selection of homemade pastries if you have more room after the main dish!

Vincent on Camelback

3930 E Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85018

Make your first date the ultimate food delight with Vincent on Camelback, most known for its award-winning chef. We highly doubt if you can find another restaurant in Phoenix where the food looks like paintings. In this elegant, artistic, delicate space, you and your date will have an unforgettable night.

Featured Image Credit: Different Pointe of View