Best Romantic Restaurants in San Antonio

Whether you're looking for a place to take a first date or to go for Valentine's Day, an anniversary, a proposal, or just because, these San Antonio, Texas, restaurants are the most romantic in town. Think: patios with river views, intimate tables in wine cellars, and fondue.

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The Grey Moss Inn

The Grey Moss Inn Restaurant

The Grey Moss Inn Restaurant 

Address
19010 Scenic Loop Rd, Helotes, TX 78023, USA
Phone
+1 210-695-8301

The Grey Moss Inn in Helotes is where to go for a cozy, quiet night out with your sweetheart. It doesn't get much more romantic than this rustic and historic haunt, founded back in 1929 about 30 minutes from downtown San Antonio. If the weather permits, take your surf and turf and a bottle of red outside to the whimsical patio.

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The Palm

The Palm, steak with a sunny side up egg

 The Palm

Address
233 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Phone
+1 210-226-7256

The Palm is a good fit for carnivorous couples. If you and your partner are keen to celebrate special occasions with quality cuts of meat, then this family-owned steakhouse in downtown San Antonio is just the place. The atmosphere at Palm San Antonio is warm and inviting, not to mention the Majestic Theater and iconic Riverwalk are just outside its doors. Menu highlights include some of the best lobster and rib-eye in town.

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Fig Tree Restaurant

Fig Tree Restaurant beef Wellington

Fig Tree Restaurant

Address
515 Villita St, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Phone
+1 210-224-1976

Sometimes it's the scenery that makes a place romantic. Fig Tree sits on a sliver of prime San Antonio real estate: right on the serene river. If you don't come for the views, then come for the food. Fig Tree serves up everything from pan-seared sea bass to beef W​ellington and duck confit, all on the finest china and crystal. How's that for romance?

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The Melting Pot

The Melting Pot bananas foster

The Melting Pot

Address
14855 Blanco Rd #110, San Antonio, TX 78216-7728, USA
Phone
+1 210-479-6358

It is not often that a chain restaurant can be described as "romantic," but the Melting Pot is deserving. After all, sharing a pot of chocolate fondue is a veritable bonding experience. There is, of course, cheese, too. You won't be the only one with this idea on Valentine's Day, so make your reservations several days in advance.

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Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant

Lump crab cakes at Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant

Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant

Address
27315 FM3009, San Antonio, TX 78266-2668, USA
Phone
+1 830-980-8033

Just a short drive to the outskirts of town affords you the opportunity to eat at a real vineyard in a romantic setting that's been known to host many a wedding. The Oak Valley Vineyard Restaurant is an upscale steak and seafood house located on a vineyard. Take your sweetie for a wine tasting or have the staff make suggestions for a food pairing. If possible, request a table in the intimate wine cellar basement.

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Las Canarias

Las Canarias

OMNI Hotels & Resorts 

Address
112 College St, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Phone
+1 210-518-1063

Also on the River Walk, Las Canarias inside the Omni Hotel boasts three stories of indoor dining, along with outside seating overlooking the water. For a daytime romantic date, check out the incredible champagne brunch. For some great people-watching later at night, order one of Las Canarias' signature margaritas and take it out to the patio. You can make your reservations online.

Another romantic option inside the Omni Hotel is its AAA Four-Diamond restaurant Ostra, which is known for its oyster bar, wine list, and specialty tequilas.

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