Haven’t made a reservation yet for Valentine’s Day dinner? Better get on that — it’s only a week away! Need ideas of where to go? OpenTable released their 2014 Most Romantic Restaurants in America, as voted by OpenTable diners.
Whether you’re looking to rekindle the flames with a fireside meal or prefer to woo your S.O. over sake and sushi, these restaurants are sure to inspire a little romance. This year’s list of winning restaurants with swoon-worthy dishes and come-hither ambiance spans more than 32 states and is based on more than 5 million restaurant reviews. It must be the dreamy coastal views, because California, Florida and Hawaii boast the most romantic restaurants. And the cuisine that’s this year’s favorite for flirting over? Fondue.
With 100 restaurants to choose from, here’s a romantic cheat sheet:
For breathtaking ocean views: Michael’s at the Colony Surf, Honolulu
For award-winning wines: Canlis, Seattle
For classic Southern charm: Circa 1886, Charleston, SC
For a table for 2 fireside: Stonehouse at San Ysidro Ranch, Santa Barbara, CA
For private dining booths: Zenkichi, Brooklyn, NY
For fondue flirting: Geja’s Café, Chicago
For rustic farmhouse ambiance: White Barn Inn, Kennepunkport, MA
See the full list of OpenTable’s 100 Most Romantic Restaurants.