First date on Valentine’s Day? Singles say YES!

We surveyed 832 Coffee Meets Bagel members to find out what singles think about Valentine’s day, what they plan on doing vs. what they like to do and more!

First of all, good news everyone! Even if you don’t have a Valentine’s Date right now, it’s not too late! 39% of singles said it’s fine to ask out someone you met less than a week ago for a date for Valentine’s Day. So if you haven’t found your Bagel yet, this is your chance!

If you don’t have a plan yet, you are not alone. 71% of singles did not have a plan yet for Valentine’s Day as of 14 days prior to Valentine’s Day.

Valentine's Day plan


The great news is, it’s not too late! 39% of singles believe that it’s appropriate to ask someone who you’ve known less than a week out on a date for Valentine’s Day!

Valentine's day date

When asked what they would want to do on Valentine’s Day if they were to go on a date, the most popular pick was “something different”.

Ideal first date


The survey was taken among 832 Coffee Meets Bagel singles in the US on February 1st, 2017.

About Coffee Meets Bagel: Coffee Meets Bagel is a highly curated dating service where women call the final shot on who gets to talk to them among guys who expressed interest. We help singles find meaningful relationships by providing an experience that reflects the different ways men and women approach dating. Globally, we have generated more than one million dates and thousands of lasting relationships. Visit to find out more.

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