St. Augustine is such a wonderful and unique city. Which means, there are so many great local choices for a romantic date night. Check out my picks for the top 5 St. Augustine Date Night spots. And, if dining out isn’t your cup of tea, check out our favorite non-traditional dates!
The Raintree is located in uptown St Augustine near the Old Mission and is a restored 1879 Colonial Victorian Home. In addition to the beautiful interior, the restaurant has a gorgeous garden area for outdoor patio seating. The Beef Wellington is considered one of the best in the area and they have tons of delicious, beautifully crafted dessert options. Add their award-winning wine selection and this restaurant is certainly a romantic hot spot for your Valentine’s Day celebration.
Harry’s has gorgeous views, overlooking the beautiful bayfront. The atmosphere is highly unique and very romantic, whether you’re seated inside or in the beautiful courtyard. The menu consists of southern, cajun and creole flavors in classic and modern dishes, with an array of wine, beer, and custom cocktails.
Cap’s is a waterfront restaurant located between Ponte Vedra and Saint Augustine along scenic coastal highway A1A. In addition to having some of the best local seafood in town, Cap’s is also well known for its incredible location and breathtaking views. Locals and tourist have voted Cap’s as “Best Outdoor Dining” on numerous occasions. After watching just one sunset while sitting on the deck, you’ll understand why.
Columbia Restaurant is located on historic St George Street in downtown St Augustine and is the perfect date night location for Valentine’s Day. They serve award-winning Spanish/Cuban cuisine in their beautifully decorated restaurant filled with hundreds of hand-painted tiles and Spanish-style fountains.
If you’re looking for a more unique and offbeat Valentine’s Day restaurant, check out the Ice Plant Bar. Located on Riberia Street, this small restaurant has earned quite the reputation. Seating is first come first serve and fills up pretty quickly. They serve farm to table cuisine and cocktails with a focus on exceptional local ingredients. The atmosphere is truly one-of-a-kind and the perfect way to celebrate Valentine’s Day in St Augustine.
Where are you planning to spend Valentine’s Day? We’d love to hear about your St Augustine Date Night Valentine’s Day plans!