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Top 10 Romantic Restaurants in Bay Area Houston

Romantic Restaurants Perfect for Two

For either Valentine’s day, anniversaries, or date nights, it is time to take a baycation with your other half. Let’s explore some of the highest rated date night restaurants in Bay Area Houston (in addition to some of the Bay Area’s best places to eat) and find the perfect match for your special night.

1. eculent

709 Harris Ave, Kemah, TX 77565

Do you want something new and different from the traditional restaurant setting? Try this top romantic restaurant. At eculent, you will go on a multi-sensorial adventure with a beautiful and tasty multi course menu. All ingredients are either locally sourced or taken from this elegant restaurants’ own personal garden. Wine pairing is recommended as eculent benefits from being a part of the Clear Creek Vineyard! Hurry to reserve your table as spots to this highly awarded restaurant fill up fast. Dress your best and prepare to be blown away.

  1. Seabrook Waffle Company

    1402 5th St, Seabrook, TX 77586

    Who said breakfast for dinner isn’t allowed? Not us! Have a romantic dinner (or lunch) over waffles, strawberries, chocolate, and whipped cream. Their waffles start with no ordinary waffle batter, Seabrook Waffle Company makes their dough fresh and adds pearl sugar to give it that extra special sweetness! Of course, they are open early at 8AM, so be sure to check out their gourmet coffee bar too.

  2. Chelsea Wine Bar

    4106 NASA Parkway Suite F, El Lago TX, 77586

The Chelsea Wine Bar has two outside patios with a gorgeous view over Taylor Lake. It’s one of the best date night restaurants in town where sunsets over the water create the most romantic atmosphere. It has all you will need for a fancy dinner, and for an affordable price. This elegant restaurant has a large array of wines, an impressive beer collection, and most importantly, some of the best food in the bay area! This menu includes light options like snacks, boards, greens and sweets, and heavier options like entrees, daily specials, and flatbreads.

  1. Windward Sea Venture | Sunset Dinner Cruise

    100 Admiralty Way, Kemah TX 77565

    Sometimes you just need to get away from the loud, crowded restaurants and bars and have a quiet and romantic date with your partner. That is what the Windward Sea Venture Sunset Dinner Cruise is all about, a private three-hour cruise out in the fresh air with a tasty meal. On this spacious charter boat, you can bond over delicious butcher meats, savory seafood, and juicy chicken. It is the perfect date night restaurant.

  2. Main St. Bistro

    615 E Main Street, League City TX 77573

    This cute and quaint little bistro is one of, if not the best place to eat as it’s located right in the historic district of League City. Before you order, make sure to check their black board as they are always posting new deals and specials for the day. Main St. Bistro has a flavorful menu with a mix of local, coastal, Hispanic, and Creole cuisine with a twist! These dishes are definitely picture worthy and we highly recommend this top restaurant for your special night, so make sure to book your reservation. Main St. Bistro sits next to Helen’s Garden so take a scenic walk through after your fancy dinner to finish off your successful date night.

  3. Pier 6

    113 6th, San Leon, TX. 77539

    Pier 6 is one of the top premium restaurants around with an award-winning executive chef that cooks meals inspired from near and far. Pier 6 has also been a hot topic in the press and has been featured in a dozen plus articles. You’ll feel just how classy this elegant restaurant is with its gorgeous modern design and giant glass windows that take over a whole wall, perfect for your Valentine. Past the windows, you will see a romantic view of the Galveston Bay. This is a very popular restaurant so hurry and reserve your spot now!

  1. Aquarium Restaurant

    215 Kipp Ave. Boardwalk #11, Kemah TX 77565

    What a good deal! The Kemah Aquarium restaurant is hosting Romance Under the Sea, which you can reserve to get a sweetheart package for two. This top restaurant is truly one of a kind as you get to be seated around a 50,000-gallon tank centerpiece with more than 100 species of fish! After your fancy dinner, you can even walk out and enjoy the Kemah Boardwalk!

  2. Opus Bistro & Steakhouse

    2500 South Shore Blvd. League City, TX 77537

    Opus is a fairly new restaurant going strong in its new location in League City, and is touted as one of the best gourmet steakhouses on Clear Lake. This place will feel just like home with its warm Texan style flair and seafood and steak cuisine. Opus also has a wonderful view of the marina and the romantic atmosphere doubles at night when you can see the city lights!

  3. Okies Yard House

    1010 Marina Bay Drive Clear Lake Shores, TX 77565

    Want to just relax and have a good time with your date? Okies Yard House is the best place to eat for a casual, no frills romantic evening with your loved-one. The dining area is outside and under whimsical string lights, surrounded by food trucks and a bar. You can even bring your pets to enjoy the night out too.

10. Merlion Thai Restaurant & Lounge

1205 Main Street Seabrook, TX 77586

Last but most definitely not least, the Merlion Thai Restaurant & Lounge. This establishment is an elegant restaurant that has earned many awards for its delicious food and romantic atmosphere. Expect to literally have a “hot date” here as Merlion is known for its spicy but succulent dishes. Reserve your table soon to prepare for your special date night!

You can’t go wrong by picking one of these top romantic restaurants. They each have their own unique style, but they all have their romantic quirks that people love. If you don’t see something you like, visit the Where The Locals Eat page. It’s filled with the places to eat personally recommended by Bay Area Houston citizens!