Visit Alinea for a truly unique date night, where nothing is quite as it seems. The whole experience of dining at Alinea is to show innovation in technique, flavor and presentation – you and your date will feel as if you’re attending a culinary performance staged right in front of you. You’ll both be amazed that each course even comes with instructions on how to properly savor the dish to its full potential! Every dish will have your loved one oohing and aahing over the twists and surprises you experience as you savor each bite. A dinner at Alinea is not one that is meant to be rushed, so it gives you plenty of time to spend one on one with your sweetie, chatting and raving about the previous course. If you’re both curious, you can even request a tour of the kitchen to see where all the culinary magic is made. As this is undoubtedly one of the best restaurants in Chicago. Reservations are highly recommended, but if you and your love feel like having a spontaneous date night, you can check the restaurant’s Facebook or Twitter feed to find out about sudden openings.