Full of charm and romance, Savannah offers a variety of date night activities guaranteed to impress. From drinks on the roof to strolling through the Botanical Gardens to catching an award-winning improv show, Savannah has the perfect outing for spur-of-the-moment dates, anniversaries and every moment in-between.
Drinks on the Town
- Bar Julian
Set the date-night bar high by grabbing drinks on Savannah’s tallest rooftop at Bar Julian. Cozy up over hand-crafted cocktails and admire the enchanting cityscape and endless Savannah River views. Toast the sunset with fresh spirits and share a refreshing Mediterranean menu for two.
- Perch at Local 11 Ten
Impress your date with spectacular views of Forsyth Park and specialty cocktails at Perch. Nestled amongst the oak trees, Perch brings nature right to your table with natural bamboo and steel accents throughout. The bar’s design is as functional as it is relevant to the original concept and features seating that persuades couples to ‘perch’ for a while.
- Water Witch
Set the mood at a tiki oasis in Savannah’s Starland District. Here, classic tiki culture intertwines with an adventurous atmosphere and cocktails are served side-by-side with mariner myths and local lore of an ill-fated warship. Merging island influences with brooding storytelling and tropical overtures, Water Witch will put the wind in your date night sails.
Wine Tasting Dates
- The Georgia Tasting Room
Wine and dine your date at The Georgia Tasting Room. Located in Historic City Market in the heart of downtown Savannah, here, you can enjoy $3 wine tastings, wine smoothies, moonshine smoothies, local beer and meat and cheese plates with a southern Savannah spin. The best part? Everything is locally sourced and created, so you and your date can enjoy classic Savannah fare.
- Savannah Wine Cellar
Take your date and tastebuds on an adventure at Savannah Wine Cellar. Start with the whites, explore the roses and share some reds from the high-tech tasting machines. Stop in early on Saturday afternoons to enjoy hand poured tastings featuring six different types of wine from all over the world. With over 400 wines stocked, there is something for every connoisseur and couple.
Spend a Relaxing Afternoon Outdoors
- Savannah Botanical Gardens
A great place for a romantic stroll, the Savannah Botanical Gardens is the perfect place to get lost with your date. Created in the 1980’s, the garden includes a two-acre pond, nature trails, archaeological exhibit, historic Reinhard House, amphitheater and both formal and naturalistic plantings. Walk among the perennials in the summer garden before heading over to the David Austin English rose garden and pause at the fountain to share some quality time with the one you love.
- Forsyth Park
Pack a picnic, blanket, some games and your beverage of choice (in plastic containers only) for a fun and leisurely date in Forsyth Park. Located just south of the historic district downtown, this majestic 30-acre park features beautiful oak lined paths, the infamous Forsyth Fountain, an amphitheater with concessions, tennis courts and spacious grassy fields perfect for cuddling up with your partner.
Dinner and a Comedy Show
- Alligator Soul Restaurant
Located on historic Telfair Square (one of Savannah’s first four colonial-era squares) the Alligator Soul restaurant experience starts outside with the beautiful ambiance of historic Savannah. From there, it moves indoors where there are indulgences to fulfill all the senses. The perfect start to your date night, enjoy handmade dishes created with fresh, local ingredients in a unique and unforgettable dining event.
- Dine with Rhett
Treat your date to Coastal Cuisine that celebrates the bounty of Lowcountry. Located at the intersection of Savannah’s bustling Riverfront and the entertainment district, Rhett is a lighthearted hub of taste, with a warm and hospitable spirit and a dedication to Southern hospitality. Here, the chef takes revered local dishes and transforms them into playful, accessible plates perfect for two.
- Front Porch Improv
End your date night on a funny note by sharing a laugh at Front Porch Improv. Known for stellar shows and a cast of talented performers, Front Porch offers award-winning live events every Friday and Saturday night. Enjoy a variety of comedy, improv, sketch and storytelling shows, as well as beginner classes.
Ready to treat your partner to a Savannah date night adventure? Book your stay today!Plan Your Stay