Fall Date Night Ideas in Wilmington, DE!

Fall is a wonderful season for couples to enjoy cozy activities together. Here are some creative and romantic ideas to celebrate the autumn season


Dining at Ciro on the Riverfront– Mediterranean New American cuisine from Chef Michael DiBianca paired with amazing wines from Veritas. It is sure to be a classy and pleasant night at Ciro.

Dinner with Oath 84– Head downtown to this luxury spot for a delicious date night. We recommend enjoying the caesar salad paired with lobster crostini. You will find the environment tasteful and the service exceptional.

Duckpin Bowling at Wilma’s– Big fun in a small package, duckpin bowling is a great way to spend an afternoon in Wilmington. In addition, Wilma’s has excellent selections for dining, cocktails, and beer.

Piccolina Toscana

A stroll on the Riverfront and Happy Hour at Big Fish Grill– A relaxing walk and drinks are a perfect combination. On the riverfront, you can enjoy nature and tranquility before stopping in for a cocktail at happy hour from 4-6 pm!

Dinner at Piccolina Toscana– Casual contemporary Italian is always a wonderful date idea. We recommend splitting the Charcuterie e Formaggi with your partner before digging into one of their delicious pizzas, pasta dishes, or specialty entrees.

Columbus Inn– One of the most well-known and beloved restaurants in Wilmington, Columbus Inn is a sure bet for a fun night. Between their delicious specialty cocktails, unique dinner dishes, and gourmet desserts, they offer everything that you need for a beautiful night. 


Dining with Doughballs

Picnic with Harp and Hare– Get outside this fall! Harp and Hare make a romantic picnic in the park easy as the essential picnic package are perfect for everything that you need to enjoy an afternoon.

Frank’s Wines Dining with Doughballs– Dining with Doughballs is a blast! We all love pizza, so learn to make it yourself in this social and educational atmosphere. It is a great way to switch up date night this fall!

Live & Local at Wilmington Brew Works– Elevate your date night experience on Fridays as WBW and The Queen join forces to present live music and a selection of local brews. Begin your weekend by snuggling up in our cozy beer garden and enjoying the captivating performances of talented local artists. 

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