Top 8 Best Date Night Restaurants in Philadelphia

Top 8 Best Date Night Restaurants in Philadelphia

Top 8 Best Date Night Restaurants in Philadelphia

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Date Night PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PA - Philly is a great place to date. The city of brotherly love offers a romantic setting for any budding romance with a historic downtown, attractive neighborhoods, and a wealth of restaurants.


Where are Philadelphia's Best Date Night Restaurants

Vetri Cucina

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, Vetri Cucina is an intimate space that invites guests to become part of our family. With seating for 32, the romantic dining room evokes the charms of Italy with custom-crafted features, including hand-blown Murano glass chandeliers, Richard Ginori porcelain, and Venetian glassware. Beer or wine can be paired with a gourmet prix fixe dinner in an intimate townhouse setting. Located at 1312 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Butcher and Singer

A trendy take on an Old Hollywood chophouse offers classic surf 'n' turf plus a raw bar & cocktails. An homage to the glitz and class of 1940s Hollywood, Butcher & Singer reaches into the past, plucking the best and brightest aspects of a bygone era. But, the menu doesn't end with meat, built around an unparalleled selection of perfectly charred steaks and chops. An extensive raw bar, plus iconic entrees like the Twin Lobster Tails and Shrimp & Crab Louie, pair perfectly with classic cocktails like martinis and manhattans. Located at 1500 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

Double Knot

Charming coffee shop with an intimate izakaya in the basement offering sushi and robatayaki meats. Double Knot boasts an all-day concept with two floors of beautiful design - coffee and cocktails upstairs, a sushi bar, and robatayaki below. During the day, DK welcomes early risers and adventurous lunch-goers. Inspired by folklore and scrimshaw, Double Knot's underground izakaya transports you from the buzzing commotion of brewed coffee and banh mi. Located at 120 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107


A French restaurant with a romantic vibe offering a seasonal menu with modern versions of classic dishes. Initially located in the heart of East Passyunk Avenue's award-winning dining scene, Townsend has been showing seasonal, relaxed, elegant French dining since 2014. Townsend moved to its current, more prominent location in Rittenhouse in fall of 2019.2121 Located at Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103


Omakase and other Japanese creations emerge from an Iron Chef in a sleek, color-changing setting. Masaharu Morimoto's flagship restaurant serves as a showcase for the world-renowned chef's exhilarating cuisine. Drawing inspiration from Japanese tradition and Western culinary techniques, Morimoto unlocks hidden layers of flavor on every plate. Located at 723 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106


A hot spot for upscale Asian fusion dishes in a swanky setting with a giant Buddha & techno tunes. While the magnificent, 10-foot-tall Buddha is likely the first thing to catch your eye, it's the Modern Asian cuisine that will leave a lasting impression on your date. Look for dishes such as edamame dumplings and Kobe beef satay share menu space with ambitious entrees that marry daring influences from East, West, and beyond. Located at 325 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Ristorante Pesto

Small family-run trattoria known for Southern Italian classics and neighborhood atmosphere, and BYOB. Whether you're craving simple marinara sauce or lusting for the most delicate pasta. South Philadelphia has one of the most renowned Italian restaurants in Philadelphia and a perfect date spot. 1915 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Barclay Prime

High-end steakhouse & lounge from chef Stephen Starr in a modern library setting. Barclay Prime provides a sleek and sexy space for world-class cuisine, with comfortable banquettes, marble surfaces, and crystal chandeliers. The dining room is a chic but comfortable setting perfect for any experience and perfect for date night. Located at 237 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

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