Romantic Restaurants in Chicago Perfect for Date Night
Enjoy a delicious meal, raise a glass and spend an evening with your special someone. From romantic and sophisticated spots to music and dancing with your meal, we’ve picked out a few favorites to help you with your search. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Check the app for more great options.
5 ROMANTIC RESTAURANTS IN CHICAGO
GEJA'S CAFE (LINCOLN PARK)
Geja’s Cafe is a fondue restaurant with a menu of global cheeses, cheese fondues, s and an extensive wine list. Get seated at Geja's Cafe.
LA SIRENA CLANDESTINA (FULTON MARKET)
La Sirena Clandestina is a vibrant Brazilian spot with a menu that combines bold, South American flavors with farm-fresh ingredients from the Midwest. The bar spotlights classic and modern Latin cocktails, along with an approachable wine list and an array of craft beers.
TRAVELLE KITCHEN + BAR (RIVER NORTH)
Travelle Kitchen + Bar is a sophisticated lounge and restaurant in the Langham Hotel, offering a seasonal American menu and stunning river views. The space is both industrial and elegant, with a glass-enclosed display kitchen, a digital art installation and ebony accents. Handcrafted cocktails, regional beers and a smart wine selection are available.
Trenchermen is an inviting New American neighborhood restaurant and bar located in a former bathhouse full of exposed brick, suede banquettes and vintage accents. Chef Patrick Sheerin's cuisine is refined yet approachable, and a number of classic and unconventional craft cocktails, international wines and domestic beers are available to pair with the sophisticated fare.
Named after the Presidio National Park in Owner Patrick Cullen’s native San Francisco, Presidio is home to American cuisine inspired by California ingredients. Chef Shaun Connelly incorporates fresh West Coast flavors into the restaurant’s dishes. The sleek, brick-walled space features a long bar and framed photographs of the Golden State’s signature wildlife and bridges, making it an ideal spot for a date night.