6 Locals Reveal Their Go-To First-Date Spots!

Awkwardness aside, first dates can actually be pretty thrilling — in the right conditions. And it all starts with a perfect initial meeting spot. But, how do you find a suitable locale to get the mojo flowing? Striking the balance between the romantic, unexpected, and still in-the-know is hardly a no-hassle affair.
So, we called in the big guns and asked six local tastemakers to dish on their favorite first-date venues sure to break the ice. And just in time for Valentine's Day. So, skip ahead and set the stage for dreaminess galore!