Best Special Occasion Restaurants

By Gayot Editors

When you’re planning a dinner for a special occasion, everything needs to be just right: the food exquisite, the ambience festive and the service impeccable.

Basically, the whole dining experience needs to match a mood of elevation when you get family and friends together to celebrate an anniversary, birthday, graduation or promotion. Rely on GAYOT’s lists to find great special occasion restaurants near you.

• Top Special Occasion Restaurants Near You

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Atlanta Boston Chicago Greenwich, CT Houston Las Vegas Los Angeles Miami / South Florida Napa / Sonoma, CA New OrleansNew York Orange County, CA Paris, France Philadelphia Phoenix / Scottsdale Portland, OR San Diego, CA San Francisco / Bay Area Seattle Vancouver, Canada Washington, D.C.