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Albuquerque is a city filled with rich history, culture, and art. Residing in the Platinum Apartments positions you at the center of this bustling hive of activity. Platinum is located in the heart of Nob Hill on Silver Avenue Bike Boulevard, one block from the historic Route 66, which also means there’s no shortage of great date ideas. And, even better, many are within walking distance! Here are five date ideas within walking distance of Platinum Apartments.   

Have Lunch at Frank’s Famous Chicken and Waffles – a .3-mile walk.  

Want a casual outing? Featured on the Food Network, Frank’s Famous Chicken and Waffles was even given a “thumbs up” by Seth Rogen. So, stop by this joint to experience their mouthwatering fried chicken and hearty sides. The menu doesn’t stop there, though. There is something for everyone to love with catfish, shrimp, and hotlink options. And on your way out, grab one of their custom T-shirts or other pieces of merch!   

Enjoy Some Art at the University of New Mexico Art Museum – a 1.4-mile walk.  

After gorging yourself on fried chicken, you may need to burn off some of those calories with a little longer walk. Turn to your refined tastes to enjoy some incredible art. This museum houses the largest number of artworks in all of New Mexico. This museum continually updates its offerings with plenty of special exhibits and workshops that you and your date can be a part of. The best part? Entry is free!   

View the Signatures at Astro Zombies Comic Book Store – a .8-mile walk.  

If you’re a couple who likes to appeal to the nerd in you, then Astro Zombies is the place for you. But, if the name doesn’t give it away, this shop is the place to be for those who love to escape from reality. Bring your date here and choose a comic book for one another. Or view the famous Ceiling of Fame. This ceiling houses signatures and doodles from renowned celebrities and comic book icons. From Samuel L Jackson to Joss Whedon, take a tour of the great names who have stopped by in this shop!  

Attend an Event at Hyder Park – a 1.2-mile walk.  

Want to get outside?! Hyder Park is a little over a mile walk from Platinum Apartments. This park is the perfect place to get some fresh air and participate in some incredible events. Stop by during a Tasty Tuesday to check out local food trucks, yoga classes, live music, and more!   

Experience an Incredible Dinner at Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro – a .8-mile walk.   

Zinc Wine Bar & Bistro has been serving the best in fine dining experiences since 2003. Enjoy their tasty American and French cuisine or stop by their Cellar Bar to share a cocktail with your loved one. This place focuses on a great atmosphere and rich food, offering the perfect date night at an affordable price.  

Bonus: Go for a Nightcap. 

There is no shortage of local bars and breweries within walking distance of Platinum Apartments. These are the perfect places to enjoy your evening or end your night.   

If you’re interested in living in a luxury apartment at the center of endless date night possibilities, Platinum Apartments is the place for you! Contact us now to see how we can provide you with your ideal living situation.