The two were spotted at Mario Batali's restaurant, Pizzeria Mozza, in Los Angeles, California, on Tuesday night, and kept close to one another as they exited the eatery. The 44-year-old actor looked casual in a pair of sneakers, jeans, red T-shirt and blue bomber jacket, while Shookus sported a white sundress and studded sandals.
Ahead of grabbing dinner, an eyewitness tells ET that Affleck and Shookus went to the iO West Comedy Club from about 6:35 p.m. to 8 p.m. "They drove around West Hollywood for a little while after the show, before heading to Pizzeria Mozza at 8:40 p.m.," the eyewitness continues. "They left the restaurant at 10:15 p.m. and headed back to Ben’s house. It was just the two of them and a driver."
The eyewitness also claims that while at the iconic improv and sketch club, "Ben was hugging Lindsay from the back as they turned in their tickets," and both appeared to be in a "good mood," and were "enjoying a casual date night."
Their latest night out comes after Affleck's ex, Jennifer Garner, joined his mother, Christine Boldt, for a day of running errands on Tuesday. The 45-year-old actress and Boldt were seen happily embracing as they walked down the street.
A source tells ET that Garner is "still close" to Affleck's mother and has "no reason to be on bad terms" with her. "There are three beautiful grandchildren involved here," the source continued. "Ben and Jen have worked hard and are doing a great job at making sure their family unit stays healthy and strong."
As for Affleck's relationship with Shookus, a source says that the two are enjoying their time together. "Ben recently wrapped filming on Justice League and is enjoying the summer with Lindsay," says the source. "They are having fun together and are happy they are able to officially be a couple."
This story was originally published on Aug. 2, 2017, at 9:49 a.m. ET. It was updated on Aug. 2, 2017, at 2:43 p.m. ET.