Romantic Restaurant - Best of 2012

Published Aug 31, 2012

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.

2012 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
  • 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
  • WineSellar & Brasserie, Specialty Food and Drink, Nightlife, Great Meals, Wine Shop, Wine Bar, Romantic Restaurant, 9550 Waples St Mira Mesa San Diego CA 92121
    9550 Waples St, Mira Mesa 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
  • BO-beau, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, 4996 W Point Loma Blvd Ocean Beach San Diego CA 92107
    4996 W Point Loma Blvd, Ocean Beach San Diego, CA
  • 8885 Balboa Ave, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Donovan's Steak & Chop House, Great Meals, Weddings, Steakhouse, Romantic Restaurant, Venue, 4340 La Jolla Village Dr San Diego CA 92122
    4340 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego, CA
  • Black & Blue Steakhouse, Great Meals, Steakhouse, Seafood, 16300 Nyemii Pass Rd Valley Center CA 92082,Black & Blue Steakhouse at Valley View Casino, Great Meals, Steakhouse, Seafood, 16300 Nyemii Pass Rd Valley Center CA 92082,
    16300 Nyemii Pass Rd, World Map Valley Center, CA
  • Royal India, Great Meals, Weddings, Indian, Romantic Restaurant, Vegetarian, Caterer, Venue, International Cuisine, Brunch, 329 Market Street East Village San Diego CA 92101
    Multiple locations
  • 880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, 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
  • Alexander's, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, 3391 30th St North Park San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    3391 30th St, North Park 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
  • The Prado at Balboa Park, Great Meals, Weddings, Nightlife, New American, Venue, Happy Hour, Romantic Restaurant, 1549 El Prado World Map San Diego CA 92101
    1549 El Prado, World Map 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
  • Old Venice Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Italian, 2910 Canon St San Diego CA 92106
    2910 Canon St, San Diego, 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
  • Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    1201 1st St, Coronado Coronado, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    2920 Zoo Dr, San Diego, CA
  • Savory, Great Meals, Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, New American, Brunch, 267 N El Camino Real Encinitas Encinitas CA 92024
    20. Savory
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    267 N El Camino Real, Encinitas Encinitas, 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
  • Bistro 221, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 221 East Grand Avenue Escondido CA 92025
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    221 East Grand Avenue, Escondido, 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
  • 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
    8970 University Center Lane, San Diego, CA
Contest Overview
  • 125,741
    Total Votes
  • 44,517
  • 136

The 2012 San Diego A-List awards are based on more than 125,000 votes from local San Diego-area experts.

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