Las Vegas is home to many romantic restaurants that offer stunning views, elegant ambiance and fine food and wine. If you're looking for a place to propose or to celebrate an anniversary or other special occasion with the one you love, Vegas has a restaurant for you. Here are our 10 choices for most romantic places to dine in the city:
Eiffel Tower Restaurant at Paris Las Vegas
If you can't fly to France for a romantic dinner, this is the next best thing. Dine inside Las Vegas' replica of the Eiffel Tower, which offers views of the Strip and Bellagio Fountains across the street. The restaurant caters to those who are there for a proposal. There are several packages available that include things like champagne and roses. They'll even deliver the ring in a beautiful dessert if you ask them to.
Top of the World at Stratosphere
This restaurant has been a popular spot for proposals and romantic dinners for years. Top of the World, located 800 feet above the Strip, offers amazing views of the entire Las Vegas valley as it rotates 360 degrees during your meal. Be sure to visit at sunset for a particularly gorgeous view. The restaurant serves a variety of gourmet steak, fowl and seafood dishes, as well as vegan options and a nice wine selection. Professional photography is available for an added cost if you would like to capture your proposal or romantic evening on film.
Alize at Palms
Alize offers beautiful views of the Las Vegas Strip from floor-to-ceiling windows atop the 56th floor of the Palms. Created by Chef Andre Rochat, the menu serves fine French cuisine and the largest cognac collection in Las Vegas. Cap off your romantic night with a Grand Marnier soufflé or a warm chocolate fondant.
Lago at Bellagio
If you want to impress a date, take them to Lago at Bellagio and be sure to ask for a table by the window or out on the patio. The restaurant offers breathtaking views of the Bellagio Fountains and the Eiffel Tower at Paris Las Vegas across the street. The food is pretty breathtaking too. Celebrated chef Julian Serrano serves up small plates with imaginative takes on Italian food and seafood. They're perfect for sharing, which is always good on a date.
Hugo's Cellar at Four Queens
This longtime Las Vegas restaurant in downtown provides a romantic, old Vegas atmosphere along with gourmet dining and impeccable service. Included with your entrée are a salad prepared tableside, a fruit sorbet, vegetables, potato and white and dark chocolate dipped strawberries, apricots and baby figs with a fresh cream dip. The restaurant also gives roses to the ladies for a truly romantic touch.
Le Cirque at Bellagio
Ask for a table by the window and you'll have a view of Bellagio's famous fountains. The quiet, elegant atmosphere, coupled with the view makes this restaurant a romantic choice. The French cuisine is AAA Five Diamond rated and created by Sirio Maccioni. Choose from a tasting menu or a la carte options and end with a beautiful dessert like the dragon fruit, lychee sorbet and meringue served in a sugar sphere.
Giada at The Cromwell
Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis' Italian restaurant offers beautiful views of the Strip and Bellagio fountains across the street. The windows are retractable, giving guests an al fresco dining experience. The cuisine embraces Giada's passion for Italian cooking with lighter California influences.
Twist at Mandarin Oriental
Three Michelin Star Chef Pierre Gagnaire serves French cuisine at this fine restaurant on the 23rd floor of the Mandarin Oriental. The dining room features a beautiful view of the Las Vegas Strip through floor-to-ceiling glass windows. Twist offers guests the choice of seasonal à la carte dishes, a three-course tasting menu or a lavish six-course dining experience.
Costa di Mare at Wynn
Costa di Mare specializes in fresh seafood and features a large rolling cart that comes to your table so you can select the fresh catch of the day. Seafood is not the only option here – you can also enjoy Italian classics. The atmosphere is truly romantic -- you can dine indoors or better yet, in the lagoon area, which features private cabanas overlooking the water.
Mon Ami Gabi at Paris Las Vegas
This restaurant will make you feel like you are eating at a real Parisian café. You can choose to dine indoors in an elegant dining room, but for maximum ambiance, head outdoors under the Eiffel Tower where you can watch passersby on the Strip and enjoy views of the Bellagio fountains across the street. Dine on French bistro favorites and indulge in an extensive wine list.