Romantic Restaurant - Best of 2012

Published May 24, 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 Firehouse Restaurant

Voters Love

"I had the pleasure of having my wedding here in August 2014. It was fabulous! Great food, service, venue . . . my..." via Kishaun T.

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1112 2nd St Sacramento CA 95814
  • The Firehouse Restaurant, Great Meals, Weddings, Fashion, Romantic Restaurant, Venue, Steakhouse, Designer Jewelry, Seafood, Wedding Venue, 1112 2nd St Old Sacramento Sacramento CA 95814
    1112 2nd St, Old Sacramento Sacramento, CA
  • The Melting Pot, Great Meals, Specialty Food and Drink, Romantic Restaurant, Chocolate, 814 15th Street Downtown Sacramento CA 95814
    814 15th Street, Downtown Sacramento, CA
  • Scott's Seafood Grill & Bar - On the River, Great Meals, Seafood, Brunch, Romantic Restaurant, 4800 Riverside Blvd Sacramento CA 95822
    4800 Riverside Blvd, World Map Sacramento, CA
  • High-Hand Nursery and Cafe, Shopping, Great Meals, Arts and Entertainment, Weddings, Garden Center, New American, Florist, Art Gallery, Romantic Restaurant, Brunch, Gift Shop, Wedding Venue, 3750 Taylor Rd World Map Loomis CA 95650
    3750 Taylor Rd, World Map Loomis, CA
  • Tuli Bistro, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, Brunch, New American, 21st St & S St Midtown Sacramento CA 95811
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    21st St & S St, World Map Sacramento, CA
  • The Bootleggers Old Town Tavern & Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 210 Washington St Auburn CA 95603
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    210 Washington St, Auburn, CA
  • Moxie, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 2028 H St Sacramento CA 95814
    7. Moxie
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    2028 H St, Midtown Sacramento, CA
  • La Provence, Great Meals, Nightlife, Weddings, French, Romantic Restaurant, Brunch, Neighborhood Bar, Venue, Wedding Venue, 110 Diamond Creek Pl World Map Roseville CA 95747
    110 Diamond Creek Pl, World Map Roseville, CA
  • La Boheme Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 9634 Fair Oaks Blvd Fair Oaks CA 95628
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    9634 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA
  • Enotria, Great Meals, Nightlife, Romantic Restaurant, New American, Trendy Bar, 1431 Del Paso Blvd. World Map Sacramento CA 95815
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    1431 Del Paso Blvd., World Map Sacramento, CA
  • Morton's The Steakhouse, Great Meals, Steakhouse, Seafood, Romantic Restaurant, 621 Capitol Mall Downtown Sacramento CA 95814
    621 Capitol Mall, Downtown Sacramento, CA
  • Aioli Bodega Espanola, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, Tapas, 1800 L St Midtown Sacramento CA 95811
    1800 L St, Midtown Sacramento, CA
  • Wedgewood Wedding & Banquet Center Sequoia Mansion, Great Meals, Weddings, Nightlife, Arts and Entertainment, Romantic Restaurant, Venue, Wedding Planner, Brunch, Neighborhood Bar, Comedy Club, New American, Seafood, Sports Bar, Mexican, Trendy Bar, Caterer, Wedding Venue, 643 Bee Street Placerville CA 95667
    643 Bee Street, Placerville, CA
  • Club Pheasant, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 2525 Jefferson Blvd West Sacramento CA 95691
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    2525 Jefferson Blvd, West Sacramento West Sacramento, CA
  • Tapa The World, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Romantic Restaurant, Tapas, Burger, 2115 J Street Midtown Sacramento CA 95816
    2115 J Street, Midtown Sacramento, CA
  • Monkey Cat Restaurant, Great Meals, Nightlife, Romantic Restaurant, Trendy Bar, New American, Brunch, 805 Lincoln Way Auburn CA 95603
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    805 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA
  • Paragary's Bar and Oven, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 1401 28th St. Sacramento CA 95816
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    1401 28th St., Midtown Sacramento, CA
  • Silva's Sheldon Inn, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, Steakhouse, New American, 9000 Grant Line Rd Elk Grove CA 95624
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    9000 Grant Line Rd, Elk Grove, CA
  • Ambience Restaurant, Great Meals, Romantic Restaurant, New American, 6440 Fair Oaks Blvd Carmichael CA 95608
    6440 Fair Oaks Blvd, Carmichael, CA
  • Pilothouse Restaurant, Great Meals, Seafood, Romantic Restaurant, Brunch, 1000 Front St. Old Sacramento Sacramento CA 95814
    1000 Front St., Old Sacramento Sacramento, CA
  • Riverside Clubhouse, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 2633 Riverside Blvd. Sacramento CA 95815
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    2633 Riverside Blvd., Sacramento, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    317 E Kettleman Ln, Lodi, CA
  • Old Europe, Great Meals Restaurants, Romantic Restaurant, 825 Sutter St Folsom CA 95630
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    825 Sutter St, Folsom, CA
  • Marrakech Moroccan Restaurant, Great Meals Restaurants, African Romantic Restaurant, 1833 Fulton Ave Sacramento CA 95825
    Nominee for: Romantic Restaurant
    1833 Fulton Ave, Sacramento, CA
  • Location
    8901 Elk Grove Florin Rd, Elk Grove, CA
Contest Overview
  • 273,036
    Total Votes
  • 92,216
  • 151

The 2012 KCRA 3 A-List awards are based on more than 273,000 votes from local Sacramento-area experts.

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