Date night is commonly associated with going out to eat. Finding the right spot can create memories for a lifetime. This listing reflects different factors such as location, ambiance and of course the food, which you should consider in selecting the perfect romantic restaurant.
Señor Fred in Sherman Oaks – The Romance Factor: Dark mood light, great private booths, a booth near a fire place and outdoor eating on Ventura Blvd. The plating of food is great. READ MORE
Chaya in Downtown Los Angeles The Romance Factor- Traveling to a downtown location has a certain level of romance factor with the feasting your eyes on the skyline as an appetizer. What Chaya also has going for it is a world class Executive Chef. READ MORE.
The Stinking Rose– Beverly Hills – For some women, you will have her at hello just by taking her to Beverly Hills to dine. Given that Stinking Rose is a Garlic restaurant we suggest this one for the married and the more established couples that have been together for quite some time. There are a number of private dining spots in the restaurant for an intimate experience. READ MORE
D’Cache – Toluca Lake – This restaurant bleeds of romance. You feel like you are being transported to Spain when you simply walk down the walkway to enter. With Live Music and more READ WHY this restaurant is a great option.
Zin Bistro Americana– Located off the water in Westlake Village and with live jazz music on most nights, you’ve got a winning combination before you eat. I suggest this place as great place to finish off the evening with drinks or desserts like Cotton Candy & Bananas Foster. . READ MORE
Larry’s Canyon Bistro – Topanga Canyon- Half the romance is the journey, driving up in the canyon is scenic, but may be a little scary for some as you travel up the windy roads. Larry’s Canyon Bistro offers Jazz music often on certain days and great ambiance as well. READ MORE.
Pop Champagne and Dessert -Pasadena- This is for the crowning glory of the evening. You’ve gone to the movies, a festival, a concert or someplace entertaining, and now it is time for either appetizers, or dessert and champagne. This is an eclectic spot and great way to finish the night. READ MORE
Special Mention for Castaway(Burbank) and the Odyssey(Grenada Hills) which are restaurants set on a hilltop so you have a great view while you dine. Also 94th Aero Squandron(Van Nuys) is literally located off the landing area of the Van Nuys Airport. It is so very Casablanca to get a good window while drinking red pomegranite martini’s.