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The Best Restaurants for a Date in the U.S.

Alison Fox

Planning the perfect date can be hard, but picking the perfect restaurant can be even harder. There are so many things to consider when choosing a date night restaurant, from noise levels to atmosphere to whether or not the food will actually be good.

Dating is hard enough to begin with, and selecting the perfect dinner spot is bound to make you a little anxious. In fact, 86 percent of people find choosing the perfect date restaurant stressful, according to a study commissioned by OpenTable.

Thankfully, OpenTable took the guesswork out of finding the perfect spot to woo that special someone, ensuring you can focus on more important things, like deciding what to wear and getting to know the other person.

“Given the added stress daters face when looking for the right restaurant, we wanted to create a go-to list that offers a restaurant for any date - whether it's your first or one-thousandth," Anna Besse, the director of marketing at OpenTable, said in a statement. "And for a more personalized experience, diners can turn to our 'Date Night Matchmaker' feature for a no-fret way to find the perfect restaurant based on their specific dining preferences."

To create this year’s list, OpenTable looked at diner reviews from September 2018 to August 2019.

Whether you’re looking for a world-class view of Las Vegas at the Top of the World restaurant or comforting Italian dishes at RPM Italian in Chicago, the list, which spanned 21 states and Washington D.C., has you covered.

These are the 50 best restaurants for a date in the U.S.A. in 2019.

Arrowhead Grill - Phoenix, Arizona

Blend on the Water - Long Island City, New York

Courtesy of Castaway

Castaway - Burbank - Los Angeles, California

Catch LA - Los Angeles, California

Chart House Restaurant - Weehawken, New Jersey

Connors Steak & Seafood - Huntsville, Alabama

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Multiple Locations

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Devon Seafood + Steak - Hershey, Pennsylvania

Eiffel Tower - Las Vegas, Nevada

Filomena Ristorante - Washington, D.C

Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck - Dallas, Texas

Flight Restaurant & Wine Bar - Memphis, Tennessee

Giada - The Cromwell - Las Vegas, Nevada

Girl & the Goat - Chicago, Illinois

Golden Steer Steakhouse - Las Vegas, Nevada

Gordon Ramsay Steak - Paris Las Vegas - Las Vegas, Nevada

Courtesy of GW Fins

GW Fins - New Orleans, Louisiana

Courtesy of Harry & Izzy's

Harry & Izzy's - Downtown - Indianapolis, Indiana

Hell's Kitchen - Caesars Palace Las Vegas - Las Vegas, Nevada

Gilbert's - Wood Fired Steaks & Seafood - Glastonbury, Connecticut

Jimmy Kelly's Restaurant - Nashville Tennessee

The Keg Steakhouse + Bar - Gilbert - Phoenix, Arizona

Kyle G's Prime Seafood - Orlando, Florida

Latitudes on Sunset Key - Key West, Florida

Le Diplomate - Washington, D.C

LeCulture Cafe - Detroit, Michigan

Maggiano's - Nashville, Tennessee

Courtesy of Mama's Fish House

Mama's Fish House - Paia, Hawaii

Meson Sabika - Chicago, Illinois

Ocean Prime - Tampa, Florida

The Olde Pink House Restaurant - Savannah, Georgia

Pappas Bros, Steakhouse - Dallas, Texas

Perch LA - Los Angeles, California

Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - Multiple Locations

Pier W - Cleveland, Ohio

Courtesy of The Pink Door

The Pink Door - Seattle, Washington

Portland City Grill - Portland, Oregon

Ray's on the River - Atlanta, Georgia

RPM Italian - Chicago, Illinois

Russell's Steak, Chops, and More - Williamsville, New York

St. Elmo Steak House - Indianapolis, Indiana

Steak 44 - Multiple Locations

The Sun Dial Restaurant at the Westin Peachtree Place - Atlanta, Georgia

Talula's Garden - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Texas de brazil - Ft. Worth - Dallas, Texas

Top of the Hub - Boston, Massachusetts

Top of the World Restaurant - The STRAT Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas, Nevada

Vic's on the River - Savannah, Georgia

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Wildfire - Schaumburg - Chicago, Illinois