Are you heading out on a second date soon? If so, you’ll want to make sure that you make the most of it! In this article, we will discuss some questions you can ask on your second date.
Asking the right questions can help you figure out if the person is right for you, and it can also help keep the conversation flowing. So, without further ado, let’s get started!
Funny Second Date Questions
Who are some of your favorite comedians? What do they do that makes them funny to you?
What’s a funny story from your childhood or adolescence?
Did anything interesting or funny happen on your first date/kiss/relationship that stood out to
What do you like to do for fun?
What’s the funniest thing that’s ever happened to you?
What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you recently?
What is the funniest joke that you heard in your life?
Second Date Questions About Personal Preferences
What’s your favorite love story?
Do you follow any sports teams? Who are your favorite players?
What was your favorite subject in school when you were younger?
What is your favorite board game?
What is your favorite pickup line?
Who is your favorite comedian?
What’s your favorite thing about yourself?
What’s your favorite season?
What’s your favorite holiday?
What’s your favorite love song?
What’s your favorite animal and why?
What’s your favorite movie, and why?
What’s your favorite conspiracy theory?
Who is/was your favorite president, and why?
What’s your favorite thing to do at the weekend? Why do you like it so much?
What are some of your favorite places to hang out? Why do you like them so much?
What are some of your favorite things to do (hobbies, activities, etc.), and why do you enjoy them?
Who is/was your favorite teacher, and why?
Who are some of your favorite authors?
What’s been your best/favorite date so far?
What kind of music do you usually listen to/what are some of your favorite bands?
What’s your favorite place to go in your city (or town)?
What is your favorite way to spend a weekend?
What is your favorite color?
What is your favorite TV show?
What is your favorite food?
Do you like trying new things or sticking to the familiar?
Do people usually tell you that you look like a certain celebrity? If so, who?
Do you like spending time with your family or friends more?
What was it like growing up in your hometown?
Do you like spicy food? How spicy can you handle?
Is there anything about your past that you would like to change?
What is one thing that you would like to learn in the next year?
Is there anything on your bucket list you would like to do next year?
Do you like to dance?
What’s one thing you would like to learn how to do?
What profession would you like to try at some point? Why?
What was your first kiss like? Tell the story of it.
What historical event would you like to witness firsthand?
What last movie, book, or TV show made you cry or laugh uncontrollably? What effect do
Do people usually tell you that they feel like they’ve known you forever, or do they find you
difficult to read/get to understand at first?
How do you like to spend your free time (outside of work/school)?
Do you have close family members? What are they like?
Do you like trying new things or sticking to familiar activities and routines?
What kind of books do you like to read?
What kind of movies do you like?
Do you like to travel? If so, where have you been?
What is one food that you will never grow tired of eating?
Have you ever tried a weird food combination that surprisingly worked
Do you prefer sweet or savory foods?
What kind of music do you usually listen to?
Do you prefer animals or plants?
Do you prefer books or movies?
What style of dance do you prefer?
Do you prefer dogs or cats?
Are you an introvert or an extrovert?
Do you have any allergies?
Second Date Questions About Life
Who are the people that you’re closest to in your life?
Are there any foods that you’re passionate about? What are they, and why do you like them?
If money wasn’t an issue, where would you like to live and why?
Do animals play a significant role in your life? If so, how?
What do you think is the meaning and purpose of life?
Who are the people closest to you in your life (family, friends, etc.) and why are they important to you?
What time did you have to overcome something difficult in your life? How did you do it, and what did you learn from the experience?
Do you have any close friends or family members who have passed away? What are their stories, and how have they affected your life?
Everyone has ups and downs in life. What are some things that make you happy and some that make you sad?
What’s a time in your life when you were proud of yourself, even if no one else knew about it?
Who are some of the most influential people in your life (past or present)? Why are they important to you?
Is there anything from your childhood that still impacts your life today?
What do you think is the meaning of life?
Do you think the world will end in our lifetimes? How do you think it will happen?
What would it be if you could travel back in time and relive one moment for the rest of your life?
What are your goals in life?
Who do you think has had the most significant influence on your life?
What are the most important things to focus on in life?
What are some of your hobbies?
Do you have any pets? If so, what kind and what are their names?
Do you enjoy cooking or baking?
Is there anything about yourself that you’re working on improving or changing?
Are you looking for love or something more casual right now?
What’s the most significant event from your childhood? How did it shape who you are today?
What kind of things make you feel most fulfilled and happy?
What’s the most daring thing you’ve ever done? Did it turn out the way you wanted it to?
Have you ever had an out-of-body experience or dreamt about an event before?
What kind of relationship do you want?
If you could choose any career in the world, what would it be?
What would happen if a genie granted you three wishes?
How would your best friend describe you?
Would you rather explore the city or go hiking in the woods?
Do you have any siblings, or were you an only child growing up?
Would you rather have a career or be a stay-at-home parent?
If you could be friends with a celebrity, who would it be?
What do you think is the most natural talent someone can possess?
If you could ask any person, living or dead, one question, who would it be, and what would you ask them?
Second Date Questions About Travel
What’s the best trip or vacation that you’ve ever been on?
Do you prefer spending time indoors or outdoors?
Do you prefer a night out in the town or relaxing at home?
What would be your dream vacation destination?
Do you prefer to stay in or go out on weekends?
What would it be if you could go back and relive any moment for as long as you wanted?
Are there any mysteries that interest you? Why do they fascinate you?
Do extraterrestrial beings exist, and if so, what do you think their purpose is for visiting Earth (or not visiting)?
What would you think is a perfect vacation/day trip/weekend getaway?
What’s a place you’ve always wanted to visit but haven’t yet? Why do you want to go there?
What would be your dream vacation spot?
Where did you go on your first date? What did you do there?
Do you prefer summer or winter?
What would you prefer to do on a Saturday night?
If you were stranded on a deserted island, what are three things you would want with you?
Would you rather take a trip to the beach, the mountains, or go camping?
Have you ever been bungee jumping or skydiving? Are you afraid of heights?
Are you a morning person or a night person?
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would it be?
Second Date Questions About Personal Beliefs
What is your sign/do you believe in astrology?
Do you believe in fate or that we have control over our destiny? Why or why not?
What’s a goal or dream you have for yourself? Why is it important to you?
What’s something you’re passionate about but few people know about?
Everyone has secrets. What’s a secret you’ve never told anyone before?
Do you have any fears or phobias? What are they, and how do you deal with them?
Do you think that change is always good?
What kind of personality do you think you have?
Are video games something that interests you? Do you prefer playing alone or with others?
If you could choose one superpower, what would it be?
If you could describe yourself with any three adjectives, what would they be?
Do you think that people are influenced more by nature or nurture?
What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
Salsa, country two-step, hip hop, ballet, tap, other?
Do you believe in fate or soul mates?
Have you ever had a dream about getting married or having kids?
How would you describe your perfect date?
What movie can you watch over and over again without getting sick of it?
What is something you are passionate about but few people know about?
What are some of your deal-breakers in a relationship?
What’s the most romantic thing you’ve ever done for someone?
What’s your idea of the perfect relationship?
Do you believe in soulmates?
Have you ever had your heart broken?
Something you’re grateful for?
The best thing that happened to you this week?
The worst thing that happened to you this week?
What’s a weird hobby you have?
What would you do if you won the lottery?
What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done? Would you do it again?
Are there any mysteries that interest you? Which ones?
What’s an embarrassing moment from your past that still makes you cringe today?
Do you have any irrational fears? What are they?
Do you believe in ghosts or other paranormal activity? Have you ever experienced anything that made you a believer?
What do you think happens to us after we die?
Random Interesting Second Date Questions
What is something that most people don’t know about you but you wish they did?
What is something that you’re passionate about but few people know about?
Are there any current events or hot topics that interest/anger you?
What personality traits do you have in common with your parents or other family members?
How much importance do you place on material possessions?
Is there anything you’ve always wanted to do but haven’t yet had the chance to do? Why haven’t you done it yet?”
Do you have any siblings, or were you an only child growing up? How do you think that has affected who you are today?
What’s something most people don’t know about you?
If you could describe yourself in three words, what would they be?
What’s a piece of advice that’s always stuck with you? Who gave it to you and why do you think it’s important?
What is the key to a successful relationship (romantic or otherwise)?
What’s a decision you regret? What would you do differently if you could go back and change it?
Do your parents or other family members have any interesting stories about your ancestors?
How do you think people see you? Do you think this is accurate or not? Why?
What’s something that you once lost interest in but picked back up again later on?
What do you think motivates most people?
What’s something that you’ve always wanted to do but haven’t had the chance yet?
If money was no object, what would you do all day long?
What would you do if you won the lottery tomorrow?
Tell me about a time when you had to overcome a challenge.
Do you think people can change or better themselves, or are we all pretty much set in our ways?
What’s something that you’re interested in but know very little about?
What’s a belief that you have that most people would disagree with?
Do you think there are any objective truths, or is everything subjective (meaning: that different people can believe other things and all of those beliefs can be equally true)?
Are there any mysteries that interest you?
What’s a weird hobby that you have?
If you could master any skill overnight, what would it be?
Is there anything you’re passionate about but few people know about?
If money was no object, how would you spend your days?
What are some things you want to accomplish before you die? Are any of them related to bucket list items?
Would you rather have superhuman strength or the ability to read people’s thoughts? Why?
How would you be if you were given a chance to be a superhero?
Who was your first kiss/date/significant other? Tell the story of how you met them.
What TV show do you think deserves to be cancelled?
Who do you think will be the next president?
What do you think of online dating?
Choose one word to describe your ideal partner.
When was the last time you were nervous about something?
Do you have any nieces or nephews?
Are your parents still married?
What would you spend it on if someone were to give you a million dollars right now?
Have you ever played truth or dare?
What’s one beauty brand you’d love to try?
Would you buy designer clothes or get them from a thrift store if you could afford them?
How much time do you spend on your phone every day?
Asking the right second date questions can help you learn more about your date and whether or not there is potential for a third date. Be sure to ask open-ended questions and avoid yes or no questions.
Also, try to steer clear of personal questions on the first few dates. Instead, focus on fun topics like favorite foods, hobbies, and sports teams. By doing this, you will get to know each other better and have more fun.