Is there anything more romantic than planning a first date? Las Vegas is a city that never sleeps and that means lots of options for perfect first dates for people of all interests. No matter if you like to be adventurous or cozy, there’s something for everyone in Sin City. You can count on delicious food, fun events, and awesome memories no matter what locations you choose to visit on your night out. Here is everything you need to know in order to plot out the best first date ever so you can really impress that special someone. 


Vegas Hotel Hopping First Date Idea 


The number one benefit of hosting your first date in Las Vegas has to be the wide variety of amazing hotels that offer an all-in-one opportunity to have fantastic food and entertainment in one location. You can have your entire first date at one Vegas hotel or go on a hotel-hopping excursion to see all the city has to offer. You can get the low-down on all the best hotels in Las Vegas in this article by Vegas for All. Here are some of our top favorites:  


Bellagio – One of the most historic hotels in Vegas, the Bellagio is a great mixture of historic and modern trends. You’ll find some beautiful botanical gardens, a fine art gallery and you can catch the Cirque Du Soleil aquatic show, “O.” 


The Venetian – Go for a romantic indoor boat ride through the canals built to replicate those found in Italy. Enjoy fine Italian dining, elite shops, and an amazing spa. You’ll feel like you’re on an international vacation and this full-filled night is sure to impress your date. 


The MGM Grand -They have the best Vegas pool parties, famous shows, and some of the most luxurious suites in Vegas.  The Signature MGM Grand has it all. This is one of the casinos often immortalized on film so you’ll want to visit it at least once in your life.  


Eat Like Celebrities On Your Vegas First Date


The only problem with planning the perfect dinner date in Vegas is the overwhelming number of desirable locations to choose from according to Kate Huber at NJ Gambling Fun. “There are exquisite restaurants to match everyone’s tastes and budgets. Vegas restaurants are world-famous and the area attracts many of the country’s top chefs looking to showcase their talents. Dinner, lunch, or brunch dates are easy to plan with so many options available. If you choose a hot spot make sure to call ahead for a reservation”. 


Joel Robuchon at the MGM Grand – Hailed as one of the best Michelin 3-Star restaurants in the world, you’ll want to call ahead way in advance for reservations. Robuchon has been called the chef of the century so you won’t want to miss these plates. 


If you’re doing a brunch date make sure to stop by Sterling Brunch at Bally’s Hotel and Casino. Brunch is a big business in Vegas and this location has the best. There is even a raw bar with sushi and caviar.  


If you want to impress your date with the best seafood in town head over to RM Seafood in Mandalay Bay. The man behind the initials is Rick Moonen, the top seafood chef in the nation. For serious fish lovers, this is the spot that can’t be beaten. 


Check out a list of the 10 best restaurants in Vegas by Forbes Magazine for even more suggestions. 


Gambling Date Nights In Las Vegas


When in Vegas, do what the locals and tourists alike do, and gamble! Plan an exciting date night with dinner and drinks at a famous casino where you can also indulge in the slots and card games for extra fun. You never know you could score big with both your date and a great hand at the blackjack table. You can also partake in or watch an exciting slot play or poker tournament. 


Planning a Vegas date night at home with takeout and a movie? Enjoys some online gambling provided by some of the most famous casinos in town. Online gambling provides a rewarding experience any time or place of your choosing.


Catch A Vegas Show For A Fun Date Night Experience


There’s more to Vegas than gambling and glorious buffets, you can see some pretty amazing entertainment there as well. Las Vegas is well known for attracting amazing showcases and performances from all over the world. Snag some tickets for one of these famous shows for you and your date. 


  • David Copperfield – One of the best magicians of our time, David Copperfield provides a top-level magic showcase on the MGM Grand. 
  • Blue Man Group – For amazing music and stunning visuals check out The Blue Man Group at the Luxor. This show is especially for lovers of percussion music and instruments. 
  • “O” by Cirque Du Soleil – An aquatic experience like no other show on earth. You’ll find these amazing acrobats at the Bellagio Resort. 


For a full list of shows you absolutely have to see once in your lifetime, view this report by Gambling News Magazine


Vegas Landmarks Make Great First Dates


Vegas is a great place to do something extra cheesy on a first date such as visit the Neon Museum which is full of brightly lit exhibits designed by famous people such as Tim Burton. You can also catch a movie at the Palace Station where there is a great beer menu and plush seating with great food service. 


If your date is a thrill-seeker than pop by the Top Of The World restaurant located at the tippy top of the Strat, 800 feet up. You’ll get a stunning view of the city of lights, especially if you go for dinner. 


No matter what destinations you choose for your first date, romance and excitement will be in the air. There are bountiful opportunities for laughs, eats, and entertainment waiting for you on the Vegas Strip. Your biggest obstacle will be planning a fantastic follow-up date that tops your first.


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