So you swiped right and got a match. The next step is harder: finding the right place to impress your date.

These aren't places for quiet, white-tableclothed romance. They're fun, energetic restaurants and bars packed with atmosphere, where there's rarely a chance for an awkward silence. Good luck.

Greenglass

For dates that revolve around good wine.

336 George Street
Brisbane QLD 4000

Longtime

Always a party.

610 Ann Street
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006

Maker

Small, intimate and totally cool.

9 Fish Lane
South Brisbane QLD 4101

Junk Boat

Share some dumplings and a few beers.

Shop 11-12 Little Stanley Street
South Bank QLD 4001

The Apo

Sharp cocktails, sharp food, sharp fit-out.

690 Ann Street
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006

Madame Rouge

A candle-lit French bistro. Enough said.

100 McLachlan Street
Fortitude Valley QLD 4006