Dating

Dating

How Tinder Is Killing the Home-Cooked Dinner Date

Swipe culture; fear of IRL interaction; anxiety about entering a stranger's home. There are lots of reasons why making dinner for a date is going out of style.
Allie Volpe
10.9.18
Restaurant Confessionals

What It’s Like as a Waitress to Watch Your Messy Valentine’s Day Tinder Date

Valentine’s Day is the same in every restaurant I’ve worked at but a couple of years ago, I watched one customer accidentally arrange two Tinder dates for the same night.
Anonymous
2.14.18
Dating

Gluten-Free People Are Getting Laid Way More than the Rest of Us

They might not have pizza, but they have a lot of sex.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.2.18
Dating

Dating a Chef Convinced Me to Never Date a Chef Again

For four months, my nights consisted of partying and an orgy of French cuisine, sacrificed on the altar of intellectual nothingness.
Juliette Ganadé
10.13.17
Dating

Turns Out the Best 'First Date Food' Is Meaty and Greasy

A survey shows that the meal most likely to score you a second date might also give you heartburn.
Gillie Houston
5.29.17
vegans

How to Keep the Peace at Dinner When You’re a Vegan Dating a Carnivore

We asked vegans what it’s like to date people who prefer to have ribs, ribs, and more ribs for dinner.
Arjan Ranjbar
4.1.17
crime

A Serial Dine-And-Dasher Keeps Leaving Blind Dates with the Dinner Bill in LA

A lot of women in LA are now familiar with TFW an asshole eats a bunch of steak, says he's going to the bathroom, and then ghosts.
Alex Swerdloff
3.17.17
love

All the Ways That Food Has Nearly or Actually Ruined Our Relationships

The MUNCHIES staff shares memories of when their love un-blossomed because a date drank milk with a fancy dinner or put hot dogs in their spaghetti. Sorry, but sometimes, what you eat or don't eat can be a dealbreaker.
Munchies Staff
2.14.17
love

This Pizza Chain Has Been Setting People Up on Blind Dates Based on Their Favorite Toppings

Most of us have long known something that big restaurant chains seem to have just discovered: A shared love of pizza is one of the cornerstones of a successful relationship.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.14.17
Dating

How Bartenders Are Helping Patrons Escape Bad Dates

"We want people to feel comfortable wherever they are, and we don't want any element of threat in our places. These are our homes."
Gillie Houston
1.30.17
Dating

Do Meat Lovers Really Need Their Own Online Dating Service?

For burger-lovers who have suffered through awkward dates with vegans, a meat-of-the-month club has proposed a carnivores-only dating service called Meat Your Match.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.30.16
veganism

Sorry, Vegans: A Third of People Wouldn’t Date You

New research from UK dating app Trueveiw has found that 34 percent of people wouldn’t date a vegan, and 77 percent wouldn’t give up meat for a partner.
Daisy Meager
10.12.16