Contrary to popular belief you don’t have to spend a small fortune in order to enjoy a romantic dinner date with someone special. If you’re interested in planning dinner dates on a budget continue reading in order to discover 5 fun dinner date ideas on a budget.
5 Fun dinner dates on a budget:
1. Outdoor fondue date for two
If you love trying new things, why not purchase an inexpensive fondue set, which you’ll be able to use to create cheese fondue for two. Which you can enjoy in your backyard or on a table which you’ve carefully placed on your deck or porch.
Alternatively, you can also use your new fondue set to create mouth-watering chocolate fondue for dessert. After all, what’s more romantic than feeding chocolate coated strawberries to your beau?
2. High tea themed picnic
If you want to enjoy a romantic picnic, which is a little out of the ordinary why not organize a high tea themed picnic? Simply pack a variety of homemade finger foods, mini sandwiches, savories and mini desserts such as cupcakes and enjoy a high tea themed picnic at a scenic park. Just be sure to dress smartly for the occasion and to impress your date.
3. Food truck date
If you want to get out of your house for your next date and are on a strict budget, why not purchase an inexpensive yet flavorful, filling meal from a food truck. You may even be interested in driving to a scenic spot, where you’ll be able to enjoy a far better view than you’d get at an expensive restaurant. Examples of some of the types of food which you’ll be able to purchase from a food truck include tacos, gourmet burgers, and seafood.
4. Festival or fair date
It’s well worth checking your city’s upcoming events calendar to see whether or not there are any fairs or festivals coming up. As most fairs and festivals sell a wide selection of tasty yet affordable meals, which you’ll be able to enjoy on a romantic date for two.
As an example, if you visit a local school fair for a cute romantic date, you should be able to find a wide choice of ethnic cuisines such as Indian, Thai and Italian at an affordable price. As an added bonus, the money raised from food sold at a school fair normally goes straight back to the school.
5. Two for one date
It’s well worth checking the specials board outside some of your favorite local restaurants as it’s not unusual for restaurants to offer two for one specials on select nights of the week. As an example, a local Italian restaurant in your area may offer two for one pizza deals on Tuesday nights.
So if you prefer going out for dinner, rather than cooking at home, when it comes to your date nights, it’s well worth finding out whether any of your favorite local restaurants offer two for deals.
So if you’d love to plan more frequent dinner dates on a budget, it’s well worth trying out all 5 of the inexpensive dinner dates listed above!