Plan the Best Date Ever

Make your sweetheart swoon with these fun, romantic, special-occasion ideas.

Updated: October 25, 2004


Park City Balloon Adventures

7436 Brook Hollow Loop Rd, Park City, UT 84098

From the romantic perch of a private sky tour, take in a stunning sunrise over the city with your one and only.

Capitol Theatre

50 W. 200 S., Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Set the tone for a passionate evening with ravishing opera voices or classical concertos at this posh venue.

Memory Grove

135 E North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

After wining and dining your sweetheart, take a romantic stroll through this peaceful park--the perfect spot for a goodnight kiss.

Carriage For Hire

428 W 200 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84103

End the evening with old-style romance: Tour light-bejeweled downtown from the cozy seat of a horse-drawn carriage.

Restaurants and Bars

Michelangelo Ristorante

3005 Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Take advantage of the date-perfect cellar ambience of this secluded Sugar House spot for sublime Italian fare.

Five Alls Restaurant

1458 Foothill Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Dark-wood decor and intimate tables for two provide a hopelessly romantic milieu for your special night with your sweetheart.

Rino's Italian Ristorante

2302 Parleys Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84109

Vine-shaded patio tables outside or charming stained-glass interior will wrap your date in an amorous ambience wherever you sit.

The Paris

1500 S 1500 E, Salt Lake City, UT 85105

Reserve a private booth, uncork a bottle of prime wine and toast each other at this French-inspired wine bar/cafe.

New Yorker Club

60 W Market St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Impress your date with a deep, high-backed banquette at this elite and elegant supper club.

Log Haven

6451 E Millcreek Canyon Rd, Salt Lake City, UT 84109

A fireside table and the rush of falling water create a feast for your senses at this haven of eclectic cuisine.

Troll Hallen Lounge

7700 Stein Wy, Park City, UT 84060

Snuggle in for some fabulous wine and intimate moments at this secluded mountain-lodge lounge.


202 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Woo your honey over decadent desserts and stellar cocktails at a lush private table.

Martine Cafe

22 E 100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Settle in with your darling at a candlelit table and drink in the glowing atmosphere of this brownstone-turned-decadent tapas spot.


Flower Patch

4645 Riverside Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84123

Set the tone with swanky style: Spring for a modern and innovative bunch of chicly arranged blossoms.

Every Blooming Thing

444 S 700 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102

Elegant sprays of stunning blooms from this petal pusher known for its lush arrangements are sure to thrill your sweetheart.

Orchid Dynasty

1344 S 2100 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84108

A breathtaking floral arrangement from this artfully inspired shop will send the right message to your sweetie.