Valentines Day is coming! Even if you’re not one to make a big deal over this holiday, I certainly hope you create opportunities to celebrate your sweetheart with a special dinner out. Whenever my husband and I have the chance, we plan a date night in Columbus Ohio. It’s a great city! If you live near Columbus or find yourself visiting, I hope this list of some great restaurants will help you plan a romantic night out.
The Ocean Club in the Easton Town Center is a popular destination for fish and steaks in a classy supper club style dining atmosphere.
4002 Easton Station, Columbus | 614.416.2582
For a fun twist on “dinner and a movie” try Movie Tavern for dinner AND a movie at the same time! Enjoy casual American foods as you take in a great movie.
3773 Ridge Mill Drive, Hilliard | 614.777.1012
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
Ruth’s Chris claims to be the best steakhouse in Ohio and I know many who would agree. Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse is a well-known name for the best quality steaks and a great selection of wines to compliment your meal.
7550 High Cross Blvd, Columbus | 614.885.2910
If your sweetheart is craving some Mexican food, plan a date that includes dinner at Cantina Laredo. You’ll love their modern take on Mexican classic dishes.
8791 Lyra Drive, Columbus | 614.781.1139
The Melting Pot
This fondu style restaurant is really something you should try! Get hands on with your dinner and have fun with food at The Melting Pot.
4014 Towns Fair Way, Columbus | 614.476.5500
Barcelona Restaurant and Bar
Barcelona Restaurant, located in historic German Village, is a “fusion of metropolitan chic and old world European charm.” Sounds lovely, doesn’t it? Have dinner at Barcelona if you’re looking for upscale, fine-dining style Spanish fusion food in a more easy and casual environment.
263 East Whittier Street, Columbus | 614.443.3699
Smith and Wollensky
Smith and Wollensky is a charming date night restaurant with its comfortable and refined atmosphere.
4145 The Strand West, Columbus | 614.416.2400
Brio Tuscan Grille
If you are looking for a delicious Italian dining experience, Brio Tuscan Grille will not disappoint! With two locations in Columbus (both nestled in fabulous locations for shopping and movie theaters) this eatery will easily fit in to your date night plans.
Easton: 3993 Easton Station, Columbus | 614.416.4745
Polaris: 1500 Polaris Parkway, Columbus | 614.410.0310
Do you have any suggestions for great places to eat in and around Columbus? I would love to hear your ideas! Leave me a comment and a link to the restaurant you recommend.
Have a fun Valentines Day!
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