The best dating reality shows offer viewers the unique perspective of watching singles trying to find the perfect mate. Dating tv shows are nothing new, but they're nearly always entertaining. Some of the most squirm-worthy moments in dating awkwardness are often seen on reality shows. Do the contestants ever find true love? Not usually, but that sure doesn't mean we won't watch them try and try again! Be sure to vote for your favorite dating reality shows and vote down the dating shows you absolutely can't stand. Also, if you know of a reality dating show that's missing, add it to the list! You can even re-watch some of these dating programs on Netflix!
What are the best dating reality shows? Enjoy this list of the greatest reality TV dating shows ever, and don't forget to vote! And, if you're a reality fan, consider voting on these lists of the best reality competition shows, reality dramas, cooking competition TV shows and medical shows.
Premiered: 2014Are You the One? (MTV, 2014) is an American reality television series presented by Terrence J.... more on Wikipedia
Premiered: 2015Love Island (ITV2, 2015) is a British dating reality series created by Richard Cowles, and a... more on Wikipedia
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Love ConnectionChuck Woolery
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Blind DateRoger Lodge, Ava Cadell
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Paradise HotelKristin Cavallari, Amanda Byram
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NextLorin Eric Salm, Michael McKinley
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The ProposalJesse Palmer, Ellen K
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