Victoria’s is an exquisite restaurant and the atmosphere is extremely romantic. This restaurant has been voted Rochester’s Best Italian Restaurant from 1997 to present. They have a wide variety of salads, appetizers, entrees and desserts as well as beer, wine and other drinks. The prices are reasonable and the food is delicious. The Italian music that plays very softly helps make the atmosphere. They have the most delicious dessert you have ever tasted, it is would be such a romantic idea to share dessert with your date. They are located at 71st Avenue Southwest in Rochester, MN.
2. Redwood Room.
The Redwood Room is a very fun and romantic place to take a date in Rochester. The menu is constantly being updated with new and flavorful dishes and the food is described as “comfort food with a twist.” They feature gourmet pizzas, authentic pastas , Mediterranean and European cuisine. They have many featured martinis, including, Raspberry Lemon Drop, Washington Apple and Peaches and Cream for $6.95 each. They also have live music on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings. Entrée prices range from $12.00 to $20.00. They are located at 300 1st Avenue Northwest.
3. Outback Stakehouse.
Outback Stakehouse is one of the best restaurants in Rochester, they have amazing steak and seafood. The food at this restaurant is always fresh. This restaurant is fun and flavorful and is a romantic place to take a date. They also have a good selection of beers and wines. They were voted #1 Best Steak in the 2009 Zagat survey of National Full Service Restaurant Chains. Prices for the dinner entrees are between $10.00 to $20.00 dollars, with most entrees prices at about $15.00. This is one of my favorite restaurants in Rochester. They are located at 1201 South Broadway.
4. The Olive Garden.
My favorite restaurant is Rochester is by far, The Olive Garden. They have scrumptious Italian food, breadsticks, salads and desserts. They have a large and delicious variety of pastas, I always get their Chicken Alfredo. They also have a great selection of beer, wine and margaritas. They have authentic Italian foods and the menu is inspired by The Culinary Institute of Tuscany. They have the most pleasant and attentive waiters to cater to your dining needs and romantic music to make your experience even more memorable. Their menu prices for entrees range from about $12.00 to $20.00, with most of their entrees priced for around $15.00. They are located at 380 17th Avenue Northwest.