This post is an adaptation of Huffingtonpost’s The Most Romantic Date Spots in San Francisco.
San Francisco is arguably one of United State’s most romantic destinations. Whether you’re a trying to impress a first date or celebrating your fifty first anniversary with a significant other, this city has some of the best romantic spots to share that special moment. And if you’re into dim lighting, decadent treats and wine, wine and more wine, then this list of romantic spots in San Francisco is perfect for you!
1. Absinthe Brasserie & Bar
398 Hayes Street
Walk into a traditional French café-inspired room with dark red walls and a mahogany bar serving up not only fine wines but heavenly desserts and hearty main dishes as well. The ambiance is classy but not too stuffy, dimly lit with an old world charm and an unassuming air.
The lengthy wine list at Absinthe offers a diverse and dependable selection. Burgundies and older California wines predominate, but there are also half dozen wines from Luigi Ferrando and a few special cellar selections.
2. Uva Enoteca
568 Haight Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
Get the ultimate Italian Enoteca experience. The place only serves Italian wine and cuisine. The abundance of tannins, decadent cheese and gelato make this a super sexy SF hot spot.
1335 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117
End your date on a sweet note in this adult version of Wonka’s factor. Indulge in intricate and unique desserts paired with delicious sparkling wines and other aperitifs. Stop by after a romantic dinner, or live spontaneously and have dessert first!
1199 Valencia Street
San Francisco, California 94110
Everybody loves pizza! If you’re unsure about your date’s food preference then play on the safe side and go get some delicious handcrafted pizza with artfully crafted cocktails on the side. Low lights, iron chandeliers and cozy cabinesque wood paneling create the perfect atmosphere for romancing.
1754 Polk St
San Francisco, CA 94109
A romantic date is possible without breaking your budget. This chic, little bistro is a great place for amorous young professionals looking for affordable quality wine bottles and delicious French-inspired small plates to share.
No matter where you go, this amazing city offers a wide array of quaint little bistros or cafés to celebrate your lasting love, or flirt with someone new.