Sometimes it is difficult to express love in words . . . but these slang words do a great job of expressing amor! Learn all about how to describe relationships, and then read our recommendations for places to take your love on a date.
English Dating Slang
- Definition: not dating other people
- Definition: someone who requires a lot of time from his/her partner
Main squeeze/Number one squeeze
- Definition: a joking term for your significant other
- Definition: typically a girl who needs a lot of time and money from her partner
“Casanova” or “Romeo”
- Definition: a guy who the ladies really love
- Definition: having relations
Friends with benefits
- Definition: a couple who is not exclusive
- Definition: a slang term for boyfriend or girlfriend. (Originally from hip-hop culture)
Romantic Restaurants in San Francisco
If you are studying English in San Francisco or San Diego, where should you take your “main squeeze” for a romantic night? The following is a list of romantic restaurants in San Francisco and San Diego.
Cafe JacquelineNorth Beach/Telegraph Hill 1454 Grant Ave
San Francisco, CA 94133 Phone number (415) 981-5565
Cafe Jacqueline is an adorable French restaurant hidden on a quiet street in North Beach. The chef’s strawberry souffle was featured on the Food Network show “The Best Thing I Ever Ate,” so be sure to save room for dessert!
FrascatiRussian Hill 1901 Hyde St
San Francisco, CA 94109 Phone number (415) 928-1406
This “new-American cuisine” restaurant provides unique combinations of flavors and cooking techniques. Dishes like the Maple Leaf Duck Breast and Warm Black and White Chocolate Bread Pudding are twists on American fine-dining classics.
Kokkari EstiatorioFinancial District 200 Jackson St
San Francisco, CA 94111 Phone number (415) 981-0983
Cozy furniture and decor and classic Greek dishes with an upscale twist make this place a favorite among locals. Try the fried smelt with tzatziki, the goat stew, and the grilled octopus for a truly Greek experience!
Romantic Restaurants in San Diego
Island Prime880 Harbor Island Dr
San Diego, CA 92101 Phone number (619) 298-6802
Bertrand at Mister A’sBanker’s Hill 2550 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103 Phone number (619) 239-1377
3940 4th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
Phone number (619) 295-5560