When it comes to dining out, St. Louis has hundreds of restaurants perfect for a romantic evening. There are plenty of "Best Restaurant" lists out there, and sometimes it's the lesser known places that make for a special evening. Here are top picks for romantic restaurants in St. Louis.
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2000 Sidney Street
2. Cyrano'sIf your sweetheart has a sweet tooth, Cyrano's is the perfect place. Sure you can get a meal at this Webster Groves cafe, but the real reason to come is for the desserts. Cyrano's desserts are so big, they are great for sharing. Order the flaming Cherries Jubilee or Bananas Foster for a tableside show that will literally flame your desires.
603 E. Lockwood
3. Pueblo SolisMexican restaurants are seldom described as romantic. But the atmosphere at Pueblo Solis is among the most romantic in town. The small dining room, candlelit tables and personal service all combine to make you feel you've discovered an intimate cantina in a Mexican beach town. And the food will go beyond your expectations too. Of course, you can get many of your favorite Mexican dishes, but Pueblo Solis also has great steak and seafood specials. Whatever you decide, don't skip the guacamole and margaritas. They are simply the best in town.
5127 Hampton Avenue
5101 Wilson Ave.
200 South Fourth Street
3600 Watson Road
6683 Delmar Blvd.
294 Lamp and Lantern Village
8. Tony'sWhen you want to impress your date, Tony's in downtown St. Louis is the place to go. Tony's is St. Louis' most celebrated and award-winning restaurant. It's known for its incredible service, delicious Italian food and extensive wine list. Tony's is an expensive treat, but will be a meal you always remember.
410 Market Street
9. Vin de SetVin de Set is rooftop dining at its finest. The restaurant near downtown St. Louis has a warm, inviting atmosphere with exposed brick walls and high ceilings, but the real standout is the rooftop deck with its outdoor ambience and views of the surrounding city. Vin de Set specializes in French dishes like steak tartare, crepes and duck confit.
2017 Choteau Avenue