If neither of you has any ability in the kitchen, takeout is perfectly fine.You can class it up with cocktails or a nice bottle of wine. cocktails are fine and good, especially in dimly lit bars with suspendered bartenders that use ingredients like “elderflower.” We all love the charming “small batch” lifestyle as much as the next hipster, but don’t underestimate the power of PBRs and cheap bar games like darts or pinball.So if you’re like the rest of us, living paycheck to paycheck and thriving on leftovers, here’s a go-to guide on how you can date on the cheap and still get the girl. There are great ways to make a night in just as romantic as a night out, and for a fraction of the cost.Offering to cook for her -- or cooking together -- is simple, easy, and shows a lot of effort.
Sure it's not the most original date idea, but staying in and watching a movie can be tons of fun (and a great excuse to cozy up to your crush! Invite another couple to join you for a low-key double date and pop in a hilarious or super-scary flick.Give your special dates funny, memorable names, and decide whether you want to relive them or not later on in your relationship.