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The 8 Best Romantic Restaurants In Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

Date night and you don’t know where to go? These are our picks of Seattle's most romantic restaurants. We scoured top blogs and publications and incorporated millions of reviews for the most romantic venues in Seattle. With extensive wine lists, seasonal menus, and candlelit tables these venues will make any date night a special one.

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Eden Hill Restaurant

New American, $$$$, West Queen AnneNew American, $$$$Seattle, West Queen Anne
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Zagat, 2018

    8 Most Romantic Restaurants in Seattle

    Zagat, 2018
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    20 Date-Night Dining Destinations

    SeattleMet, 2018

Cascina Spinasse

Italian, $$$, Capitol HillItalian, $$$Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation, 2017

    The Best Seattle Restaurants For Date Night

    Infatuation, 2017
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The Most Romantic Restaurants in Seattle

    CultureTrip, 2017

Altura

Italian, $$$$, Capitol HillItalian, $$$$Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The Most Romantic Restaurants in Seattle

    CultureTrip, 2017
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    20 Date-Night Dining Destinations

    SeattleMet, 2018

Opus Co

American, $$, Phinney RidgeAmerican, $$Seattle, Phinney Ridge
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 4.5
  • Zagat, 2018

    8 Most Romantic Restaurants in Seattle

    Zagat, 2018
  • Seattle Magazine, 2018

    The Best Tasting Menu in Seattle

    Seattle Magazine, 2018

mkt.

Italian, $$$, WallingfordItalian, $$$Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • TripAdvisor, 2017

    Certificate of Excellence

    TripAdvisor, 2017
  • Eater, 2013

    Eater Seattle Heatmap: Where To Eat Now

    Eater, 2013

Matt's In The Market

American, $$$, DowntownAmerican, $$$Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

    10Best - Most Romantic Eateries

    USA Today
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    The Most Romantic Restaurants in Seattle

    CultureTrip, 2017

Joule

Asian, $$$, WallingfordAsian, $$$Seattle, Wallingford
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    The 38 Essential Seattle Restaurants

    Eater, 2020
  • James Beard Awards, 2015

    Best Chef: Northwest - Nominee

    James Beard Awards, 2015

The Walrus and the Carpenter

American, $$$, BallardAmerican, $$$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation, 2018

    The Best Walk-In Only Restaurants For Date Night (When You Didn’t Make A Reservation)

    Infatuation, 2018
  • USA Today

    10Best - Most Romantic Eateries

    USA Today

How does it work?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 10951 Seattle restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 Seattle restaurant reviews, and 1286 lists and articles – looking closely at what James Beard Awards and Eater had to say – and applied our boam magic. The restaurants you see have been featured in James Beard Awards - Best Chef: Northwest - Nominee, Eater - The 38 Essential Seattle Restaurants and Eater - Eater Seattle Heatmap: Where To Eat Now. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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