This post will be more enjoyable if read to the tune of the La La Land soundtrack. There are few places more magical than Los Angeles in the summer. Deep, sunset-inspired, so-much-better-than-roses-and-bubbles love. We’ve put together a list of some of our all-time favorite date ideas in the City of Angels.All the trees are in bloom, birds are literally chirping more than that animated bluebird in 500 Days of Summer, and it’s just a tad hotter outside than it is the rest of the year, giving men and women alike an excuse to don their best summer getup.
It's full of LA history past and present (they still host the Golden Globes).
Upon first glance, the Gold Room doesn't seem all that romantic: it’s a long, small bar with a semi-outdoor side area where patrons can hang out and smoke with a roof over top.
However, it's surprisingly intimate atmosphere is frequented by fun people, including lots of couples, looking for a good deal — the shot and beer special, namely — as well as a good time.
Third St., Downtown Promenade, Long Beach, 562-491-2100Michael’s Pizzeria isn’t just the best pizzeria in Long Beach.
It may well be (if the Zagat Survey is to be believed) the best pizzeria in Southern California.