2019 Best Downtown Romantic Restaurants in Los Angeles Area

Most Romantic Restaurants in DTLA

Sometimes we all need a little help when it comes time to finding a romantic restaurant. The selections we have gathered here have that certain something—perhaps a light-speckled patio, candelit ambience, or lovely garden—that can really impress a date.

Presented in alphabetical order, here are the top romantic restaurants in downtown Los Angeles.

> Also, check out the Best Romantic Restaurants in other LA neighborhoods:
- Top 10 Los Angeles Area Romantic Restaurants
- Beverly Hills
- Hollywood
- Mid-City LA
- Riverside & Inland Empire
- San Fernando Valley
- San Gabriel Valley & Pasadena
- Santa Monica & Malibu
- South Bay & Long Beach
- West Hollywood
- Westside.

> You can also view GAYOT's:
- Best Sexy Restaurants in Los Angeles
- Romantic Restaurants in Other Cities.

> Find more romantic ideas on GAYOT's Guide to Romance.
 
La Boucherie on 71
16/20
This French-inspired steakhouse soars above downtown LA, and offers high-level cuisine to match. See More

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Checkers Downtown
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This historic downtown spot captures the nostalgia of classic Los Angeles while simultaneously offering innovative New American cuisine. See More

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Cicada
13/20
Modern Italian cuisine served in one of the most dramatic dining environments in town. See More

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DRAGO Centro
15/20
Celestino Drago’s passionate cooking brings haute Italian style to downtown L.A.’s cultural matrix. See More

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The Edison
12/20
Downtown continues to heat up with this hot bar with tasty snacks like truffled mac 'n' cheese. See More
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American, Small Plates, Breakfast
Ostrich Farm
13/20
Charming Echo Park neighborhood spot turns out New American dishes and features boutique wines. See More
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Patina
18/20
Downtown LA's Grand Avenue is an aptly named location for Patina, as it is a grand restaurant. See More

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Le Petit Paris
14/20
French restaurateurs Fanny and David Rolland bring French cuisine to downtown Los Angeles in a grand décor. See More

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71Above
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Dine high in the sky on the 71st floor of the U.S. Bank Tower in downtown Los Angeles. See More

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Takami Sushi & Robata Restaurant + Elevate Lounge
13/20
Sushi and robata in a downtown penthouse with sweeping city views. See More

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Red Hour at Crustacean Beverly Hills, CA.

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