Date Night Activities in Monroe

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There’s something undeniably charming about the end of summertime… the heat’s beginning to cool, the evenings start earlier, and the air feels as fresh as can be with fall approaching. What better way to celebrate the last few weeks of summer than with a romantic date night around beautiful Monroe?

From gourmet restaurants to trendy breweries, there’s something right in town for every couple to enjoy, whether you love to sit down for a delicious meal or try out a selection of IPAs. Just minutes from your EG home in Trailside Reserve, your new favorite date-night spot awaits! Take a look at our summer 2019 recommendations for romantic fun:

Republic Kitchen and Bar: Right on Main Street, this fun and funky restaurant is a go-to for casual eats and a fun, vibrant atmosphere. From steak and salmon to all of the tasty appetizers you love, the large menu caters to almost every kind of craving you could have. Bon appetit!


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Osteria Romana: Classy and sleek with a heated outdoor courtyard, Osteria Romana is your spot for an authentic Italian meal with the romantic ambience to match. Enjoy your favorite fresh dishes from pasta and chicken to fish and veal, along with irresistible Italian wine to set the mood. When in Rome, right?

Veracious Brewing Company: From pale ales to IPAs, Veracious Brewing Company offers beer for every preference. Do you enjoy a traditional wheat taste or something hoppy? Robust or light and fruity? Whatever you prefer, this fun and casual brewery has it all — make sure to try out the food trucks on Saturdays!




Vazzys Osteria: Perfect for any meal, you can turn date night into “date brunch” at Vazzy’s Osteria. Known for its family-style meals and unique cocktails (their specialty is an espresso martini!), you and your sweetheart will have so much fun taste-testing a wide variety of unique eats from seafood lasagna to lobster quesadillas.

Carl Anthony Trattoria: Voted the “best local restaurant” in Monroe, Carl Anthony’s is all about having fun and enjoying the deliciousness of the Italian fare you know and love. If you’re a sucker for hearty and flavorful pizza and pasta, you’re going to have a blast enjoying the dishes and vibe here with the apple of your eye.

From all of us at EG Home, we hope you have the sweetest date night of the summer!