Going somewhere or doing something that would traditionally be considered a romantic or 'date-like' venue or event with someone who is a friend and you have no plans to be romantically involved with. Traditionally used to describe a female-male pairing
Tom and I had an awesome mate date, we went ice skating, went for dinner and had a stroll along the beach
by indierocknroller March 01, 2010
A gay romp between trraditionally straight men involving several members, generally taking place after a group outing with no females present.
The blink 182 concert was going to be this awesome mate date until Lauren had to interfere by coming into town...
by Pitt 3rd floor June 06, 2009