This post is all about the best first date questions to ask.
Are you going on a first date soon and wondering what to talk about?
We’ve got you covered with this list of the best first date questions to ask.
Going on a first date is exciting and nerve-racking all at the same time.
First dates are a time to learn about your date, create a connection, and if all goes well have a second date. And you never know…this person might even end up being your happily ever after!
So how do ensure that you are going to have a good first date?
Although there’s never a guarantee, there are a couple of things that you can do to make your first date fun and low-key for you and your date.
While out on your date, you and your date get to learn about each other, build a connection, and hopefully, the sparks start to fly!
Best First Date Questions
The best way to get to know your date is by asking them questions.
If you’re not sure what to ask, no worries! We have put together a list of the best first date questions that you can use.
How To Ask First Date Questions
You want to ask enough questions on a first date to get to know your date in a friendly and light-hearted way.
It’s important to make your date feel comfortable and at ease. Doing this will help you to relax as well. The more at ease you can be with each other the more of your true self will come through.
When you ask your date questions, do it calmly and conversationally.
This will allow your date to elaborate further and for you to ask more questions related to how they answer.
Avoid firing these questions at your date one after another. This can make your date feel like they’re on an interview or that you’re interrogating them. You want first-date questions to feel as natural as possible.
Keep in mind, that if your first date goes well, there will be plenty of time later for you to get all the details of their life. 🙂
These initial questions are designed to help ease both of your nerves, keep the conversation rolling, and get to know each other a bit more.
Best Questions To Ask On A First Date
Read through the first date questions below before you go on your date so that you are prepared with some ideas of what to ask.
If you already know the answers to a few of these questions, avoid asking the same question again but instead consider asking a question related to one of the questions below.
For example: If you already know the answer to “What do you do for work?”. Instead ask something like, “What do you like the most about your job?”.
You can use the questions below as ideas for topics to discuss on a first date.
Have fun, relax, and enjoy your first date. You never know when it will be your last first date! 🙂
40 Best First Date Questions and Conversation Starters
#1 Where are you from originally?
#2 What are you currently interested in?
#3 What do you do for work?
#4 What are you studying in school?
#5 Do you consider yourself more of an early bird or a night owl?
#6 Who is your closest friend? What do you value the most about them?
#7 Ask some “Would you rather questions”.
Asking would you rather questions is a great way to break the ice and share some laughs with your date. You can come up with your own or check out this awesome list of fun would your rather questions.
#8 When is your birthday?
#9 What do you like to do in your free time?
Best First Date Questions To Ask Him
#10 Who’s the most interesting person you’ve ever met?
#11 What is your favorite memory?
#12 What are your top 3 favorite movies?
#13 What are you passionate about?
#14 What are your favorite books?
#15 Where is the most interesting place that you’ve ever traveled to?
#16 Do you have any siblings? If yes, what are their names? Are they older or younger?
#17 What is your favorite way to unwind from a stressful day?
#18 What is your favorite holiday?
#19 Are you an animal person? Do you have any pets?
#20 What secret talents do you have?
#21 How did you meet your best friend?
#22 Do you prefer indoor or outdoor activities?
#23 What is your favorite food?
#24 What song always makes you smile?
#25 What is the craziest thing that you have ever done?
#26 Is there anything you can’t or won’t eat?
#27 Do you have any hobbies?
Best Deep First Date Questions
#28 What are your favorite topics to discuss?
#29 Do you like living here or would you prefer to live somewhere else?
#30 What do you consider to be the most interesting thing about you?
#31 What are the little things in life that always brighten your day?
#32 What is your biggest pet peeve?
#33 Do you have a favorite quote? If so, what is it?
#34 What is the best advice that someone has ever given you?
#35 Who has made the biggest impact in your life?
#36 What’s something that you want to learn how to do?
#37 Do you prefer going out or staying in?
#38 What is your best childhood memory?
#39 Would you consider yourself more of an introvert or an extrovert?
#40 What is something that always makes you laugh?
Going on a first date is always exciting but can be nerve wracking at the same time. We hope that these first date questions and conversations starters help you and your date get to know each other in a fun and light hearted way.
Use these questions as they are or as conversation starters to create the best first date for you and your date!
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