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Best Romantic Restaurants SAN JOSE

Whether you're celebrating a milestone with someone special in the San Jose area or looking for the best date restaurants that are sure to impress, a romantic setting can set the mood for a night to remember. We've selected the best romantic restaurants in San Jose to share a memorable meal with your sweetheart.

View our lists of the Top 10 Romantic Restaurants in San Jose and San Jose Valentines Restaurants.


Alexander's Steakhouse Steakhouse
Dining Room at Alexander 10330 N. Wolfe Rd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
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A blend of Asian sensibilities and luxe, classic steakhouse fare. More...

Emile's French
545 S. Second St.
San Jose, CA 95112
A classic destination for wine buffs and fans of classic but artfully prepared French-Swiss cuisine. More...

La Fondue Fondue
14550 Big Basin Wy.
Saratoga, CA 95070
Sample over 50 kinds of fondue ranging from lobster tail to chocolate. More...

La Foret French
Dining Room at La Foret, San Jose, CA 21747 Bertram Rd.
San Jose, CA 95120
La ForĂȘt, set in an historically significant building overlooking a creek, serves fine country French cuisine. More...

Le Papillon French
Dining Room at Le Papillon, San Jose, CA 410 Saratoga Ave.
San Jose, CA 95129
A cozy dining room and consistently extravagant food are the main draws at this South Bay landmark. More...

Manresa California
Dining Room at Manresa, Los Gatos, CA 320 Village Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95030
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Wander away from San Francisco for an introspective eating experience that's far from provincial. More...

Paolo's Italian
Dining Room at Paolo 333 W. San Carlos St.
San Jose, CA 95110
Italian cuisine in downtown San Jose. More...

Parcel 104 Contemporary
Dining Room at Parcel 104, Santa Clara, CA Santa Clara Marriott
2700 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95054
Parcel 104 offers seafood dishes and juicy steaks, complemented by a notable wine list. More...

Plumed Horse California
Dining Room at Plumed Horse, Saratoga, CA 14555 Big Basin Wy.
Saratoga, CA 95070
This stalwart for high-end dining in Saratoga offers contemporary Californian cuisine. More...

Restaurant Sent Sovi French
14583 Big Basin Way
Saratoga, CA 95070

Executive chef Josiah Slone executes contemporary, French-inspired cuisine utilizing local products. More...

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