Romantic Restaurant - Best of 2016

Published May 18, 2016

Does the thought of date night make you break out in cold sweats? Do you curse the heavens every time Valentine's Day raises the romantic stakes of your relationship? Don't worry, we've got you covered. These restaurants have been vetted by A-List voters and are good bets to deliver a romantic atmosphere with top notch food and service.

Winner
2016 Winner

1. The Marine Room

Voters Love

"Three years ago my husband and I decided to try the Marine Room for our 34th anniversary dinner. We don't usually..." via RPS36

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2000 Spindrift Dr La Jolla CA 92037
  • The Marine Room, Great Meals, Weddings, Romantic Restaurant, Seafood, Venue, French, 2000 Spindrift Dr La Jolla CA 92037
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    2000 Spindrift Dr, World Map La Jolla, CA
  • Dobson's Bar & Restaurant, Great Meals, Local Flavor, Romantic Restaurant, Landmark, International Cuisine, 956 Broadway Cir Gaslamp San Diego CA 92101
    956 Broadway Cir, World Map San Diego, CA
  • George's at the Cove, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, Seafood, 1250 Prospect Street World Map La Jolla CA 92037
    1250 Prospect Street, World Map La Jolla, CA
  • Bertrand at Mister A's Restaurant, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, Steakhouse, New American, 2550 5th Avenue Banker's Hill San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    2550 5th Avenue, Banker's Hill San Diego, CA
  • Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    3391 30th St, North Park San Diego, CA
  • 8885 Balboa Ave, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    1201 1st St, Coronado Coronado, CA
  • BO-beau, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, 4996 W Point Loma Blvd Ocean Beach San Diego CA 92107
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    4996 W Point Loma Blvd, Ocean Beach San Diego, CA
  • Coronado Boathouse 1887, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant Steakhouse, 1701 Strand Way Coronado CA 92118
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    1701 Strand Way, Coronado Coronado, CA
  • Delicias Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 6106 Paseo Delicias Rancho Santa Fe CA 92067
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    6106 Paseo Delicias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA
  • Inn at the Park, Great Meals, New American, Romantic Restaurant, 525 Spruce St Banker's Hill San Diego CA 92103
    525 Spruce St, Banker's Hill San Diego, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    2920 Zoo Dr, San Diego, CA
  • Hornblower Cruises, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, 970 North Harbor Drive  San Diego, CA 92101
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    970 North Harbor Drive, Downtown San Diego, CA
  • Bernard O's, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, 12457 Rancho Bernardo Rd San Diego CA 92128
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    12457 Rancho Bernardo Rd, San Diego, CA
  • Imperial House, Great Meals, Nightlife, Romantic Restaurant, International Cuisine, Neighborhood Bar, 505 Kalmia St Banker's Hill San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    505 Kalmia St, Banker's Hill San Diego, CA
  • Cosmopolitan Hotel and Restaurant, Great Meals, Weddings, Cheap Eats, New American, Wedding Venue, Romantic Restaurant, Burger, Brunch, 2660 Calhoun Street Old Town San Diego CA 92110
    2660 Calhoun Street, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Savory, Great Meals, Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, New American, Brunch, 267 N El Camino Real Encinitas Encinitas CA 92024
    16. Savory
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    267 N El Camino Real, Encinitas Encinitas, CA
  • Location
    16. Flemings
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    8970 University Center Lane, San Diego, CA
  • Donovan's Steak & Chop House, Great Meals, Weddings, Steakhouse, Romantic Restaurant, Venue, 4340 La Jolla Village Dr San Diego CA 92122
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    4340 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA
  • Dussini Mediterranean Bistro, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 275 5th Ave San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    Multiple locations
  • Chez Loma French Bistro, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 1132 Loma Ave Coronado CA 92118
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    1132 Loma Ave, Coronado Coronado, CA
  • Muzita Abyssinian Bistro, Great Meals, Vegetarian, International Cuisine, Romantic Restaurant, 4651 Park Boulevard University Heights San Diego CA 92116
    4651 Park Boulevard, University Heights San Diego, CA
  • The Godfather Restaurant, Great Meals, Italian, Romantic Restaurant, 7878 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Kearny Mesa San Diego CA 92111
    7878 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Kearny Mesa San Diego, CA
  • Red Velvet Wine Bar, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, 750 W Fir St, Ste 101 Little Italy San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    750 W Fir St, Ste 101, Little Italy San Diego, CA
  • Bistro 221, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 221 East Grand Avenue Escondido CA 92025
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    221 East Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA
Contest Overview
  • 45,640
    Total Votes
  • 29,144
    Voters
  • 153
    Winners

The 2016 San Diego A-List awards are based on more than 45,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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