Delicious Anniversary Date Ideas: Food, Fun, and Romance

Since wedding season is in full swing, that means it’s anniversary season as well! Many of our clients and friends are commemorating their anniversaries this time of year. 💑 If you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate your love, here are nine romantic food-focused anniversary date ideas. Some of the places we mention are located in the greater Seattle area, however you could find similar fun activities wherever you live! Get ready to indulge in some delicious experiences that will make your hearts flutter!

Restaurant Crawl - Progressive Dinner Style

Embrace the spirit of adventure with a restaurant crawl. Start your evening with drinks at a trendy cocktail bar, then move on to a different spot for appetizers, mains, and finally, a delectable dessert. It’s a culinary journey that will take your taste buds on a delightful ride.


Photo via Dark Room

Dark Room

Cuddle Up at a Cooking Class

cooking class

Get hands-on and spice up your anniversary with a cooking class. Whether you choose to have an Honest to Goodness chef visit your home to provide a personalized culinary learning experience or explore other cooking classes in the area, learning to create a meal together will ignite your passion for both food and each other.

Dinner and Dancing

Step into a world of romance with a dinner and dancing experience. Start your evening with a drinks and dinner at the charming Tin Table, savoring their delicious dishes and intimate ambiance. Then, head across the hallway to Century Ballroom for a night of creating beautiful memories on the dance floor. Need to learn the basics? Most of their social dance sessions start off with a quick intro lesson.

Photo via Century Ballroom

Century Ballroom

Supper and a Sail

hot tub boat

Set sail on a romantic adventure with a dinner cruise along the beautiful waters of Puget Sound, Lake Union, or Lake Washington. Choose from the various local dinner cruise options available, where you can enjoy a sumptuous meal while admiring breathtaking views of the Seattle skyline. Or pack a picnic or enjoy a meal on land before hopping in one of the quirkier options at Lake Union, like a Donut Boat or Hot Tub Boat. Sailing or motoring is a truly enchanting way to celebrate your love on your special day.

Photo via Hot Tub Boats

Romantic Picnic

Pack a basket full of goodies and head to one of Puget Sound’s best parks or beaches for a romantic picnic. Spread out a cozy blanket, pop open a bottle of bubbly, and savor each bite while enjoying the scenic beauty around you. It’s a simple yet heartfelt way to reconnect and celebrate your love in nature’s embrace.

Need some picnic inspiration? Check out this blog post.

Picnic Basket

Spontaneous Day Trip

Surprise your partner with a spontaneous day trip to a nearby destination. Whether it’s exploring charming small towns, discovering hidden gems in nature, or immersing yourselves in local attractions, the element of surprise and adventure will make your anniversary even more memorable.

Photo from a Whidbey Island Wedding Brunch by Honest to Goodness

Concert or Comedy Show

Celebrate your love with an evening of entertainment by attending a concert or comedy show together. Get ready to laugh, dance, sing along, and create lasting memories as you enjoy the company of your loved one while being entertained by talented performers.

Photo via Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery

Chateau Ste Michelle Summer Concert

Beverage Tasting

Raise a glass and toast to your love with a beverage tasting adventure. Explore Seattle’s area wineries, distilleries, or breweries, where you can sample a variety of delightful libations. From rich wines and smooth spirits to creative craft beers, you’ll discover new favorites and enjoy a unique experience together.

Photo via Westland Distillery

Whichever anniversary date ideas you choose, give yourselves the gift of uninterrupted quality time on your anniversary. Whether it’s a night out or a day trip, arranging childcare will ensure you can fully immerse yourselves in the celebration of your love.

Cheers to another year of cherished memories and a love that grows stronger with each passing day! Happy anniversary from all of us at Honest to Goodness Personal Chef Services! 🥂❤️