Romantic Dates

In the mood for romance? From a cozy restaurant or bar to an intimate hotel, treat your sweetie to a romantic date in Philadelphia.

Updated: December 03, 2004

Date Ideas


624 S Sixth St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Plush, petite booths and ambient live grooves make this upstairs lounge perfect for a stylishly low-key date.

Rodin Museum

Benjamin Franklin Pkwy at 22nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

This tranquil repository of the French sculptor's most famous works includes "The Kiss," inspiration enough to pucker up.

Toppers Spa Inc

117 S 19th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

The top-floor of this jumbo hub of pampering offers tandem massages beneath sunny skylights.

Victor Cafe

1303 Dickinson St, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Servers serenade sweethearts at this South Philly B.Y.O.B. staffed by opera-singing waiters.

Vetri Restaurant

1312 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

When you need to pull out all the stops: four-star Italian cuisine, rustically regal setting, excellent wine list.

Capogiro Gelateria

119 S 13th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Because nothing says "I love you" like artisan-made hazelnut gelato and La Colombe espresso.

Fork Restaurant

306 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Impressive in its understated elegance, sublime service and marvelous cuisine, this Old City bistro is a no-brainer for big dates.