Picking the perfect first date spot is kind of a big deal.

You want to make sure it has the right vibe and feel, suiting your needs while also pleasing those of your date. Not to mention, as it’s most likely the first time you’re meeting face-to-face, the first date needs to provide the opportunity to converse. Meaning, if it’s too loud and too crowded, it might dampen the mood a bit, leaving you spitting in your date’s face just to have the slightest bit of audible conversation.

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Now, you’d think in a time like this, people would really think outside the box when it comes to exciting first date ideas … but as it turns out, men like to keep things traditional.