Sometimes life gets in the way and you skip date night. Here’s a list of places to go when you want to make the proverbial date night extra special.
1. Grotta Palazzese Hotel Restaurant – Italy
This gorgeous restaurant is inside an actual cave and overlooks the ocean. It’s honestly breathtaking! The hotel is located in the Italian town of Polignano a Mare. Back in the day, the grotto was used to host royal banquets!
2. Seasons in the Park – Canada
This restaurant sits high above the trees giving you a perfect view of the Vancouver skyline. Its rustic sensibilities leave you feeling cozy, which is the perfect atmosphere for a romantic evening.
3. Altius – Pennsylvania
Completely enclosed in glass, Altius gives you a stunning view of Pittsburgh, and the running theme is elevation. Your elevated view translates to elevated meals and drinks, completely focusing on quality.
4. El Jardin Secreto – Spain
This restaurant greets you with a garden inspired entrance accompanied by little glistening lights all throughout the outdoor and indoor seating areas. Like a dream, every table is different. You might even find yourself in a swing!
5. Bouchard Inn & Restaurant – Rhode Island
With its seaside cottage vibes, the Newport Inn and restaurant is the perfect getaway for any couple. The restaurant is open to the public, but I wouldn’t pass up the gorgeous rooms they have available.
6. Le Vallauris Restaurant – California
The outdoor garden patio is equally beautiful at night as it is during the daytime. This Palm Springs treasure is the perfect romantic spot for anyone, local or traveling.
7. The Stonehouse – California
Awarded ‘Most Romantic in Santa Barbara,’ this lounge and restaurant sit in a 19th-century citrus packing house which features an oceanview deck that allows you to dine under the stars. You’ll eat dishes prepared with ingredients from the chef’s on-site garden.
8. Erminia – New York
The rustic swiss alps charm of this Manhattan restaurant attracts lovers from all over the world and its romanticism keeps them coming back year after year. Classic Italian food and romance are served every day.
9. La Tour d’Argent – France
This historic restaurant overlooks Notre Dame and the Seine, making it one of the most romantic places in Paris. Decorated with gold and royal blue, this Michelin star restaurant provides the perfect meal for lovebirds.
10. Clos Maggiore – England
This fairy-esque, Parisian wonderland immerses you in a garden-like atmosphere while serving you the finest French food. If you find yourself in London with your loved one, this restaurant is a must!
11. Ambrosia – Greece
Situated in Oia Santorini, Ambrosia gives you the iconic Greek view of tiny white houses over crystal clear blue waters. The best tables are on either one of the terraces and we highly encourage you to request them.
12. Restaurant Aprazivel – Brazil
High above the city, this treehouse-like restaurant delivers some of the best Bazilian food. This restaurant sits on top of the Santa Teresa hill providing stunning views of Rio de Janerio.
13. Babette’s Cafe – Georgia
Specializing in French and Italian provincial dishes, Babette’s transports guest to a small cozy countryside village. They set the scene for a perfect evening with your significant other.