With Valentine's Day right around the corner, it's definitely a good time to start making plans if you want to wow that special someone on this special day.  Dinner at a romantic restaurant is always a solid bet, and there are great choices for Valentine's Day in St. Petersburg and Clearwater. If you need suggestions, check out one of our favorites:

The Hangar Restaurant & Flight Lounge

The Hangar offers a wide selection of all American favorites and sophisticated selections of all American favorites. 

Rococo Steak

It's a chic twist on classic steakhouse fare. Rococo's prides itself using the highest quality ingredients in preparing the most extraordinary food possible. It's food inspired from your first bite to the satisfying finish. 


Housed in the beautiful, historic Ponce De Leon Hotel in Downtown St. Petersburg, Ceviche is the place for a beautiful Valentine's Day dining atmosphere. Dine on a variety of Spanish tapas (small plate) dishes and bask in the dim lighting, beautiful architecture, and great scenery of this Downtown St. Petersburg restaurant.

Columbia Restaurant

Enjoy a breathtaking view of Tampa Bay and some of the best Spanish and Cuban food in St. Petersburg at the Columbia Restaurant. They're located on the fourth floor of The Pier with a beautiful, panoramic view of the water on all sides. Wow your loved one with a romantic dinner at this legendary restaurant in Downtown St. Petersburg.

Shor American Seafood Grill

Located on the second floor of the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach on Clearwater Beach, Shor American Seafood Grill provides stunning views of the Gulf and a romantic Valentine's Day atmosphere. Here, you'll also enjoy a variety of fresh and expertly-prepared seafood and classic American cuisine.

Cassis American Brasserie

Nothing says romantic like a classic French restaurant. The wine, the sumptuous food, the atmosphere- they all blend to create a romance-filled experience perfect for an elegant Valentine's Day. Sit outside and get the full French bistro experience.

Spinners Revolving Bistro

Spinners Rooftop Revolving Bistro is located on the 12th floor of the Grand Plaza Hotel. The restaurant slowly revolves 360 degrees while you're enjoying the delicious food! If you're planning a special dining experience on Valentine's Day, this is the place for you!

Castile Restaurant & Rooftop Lounge

Castile offers an ocean view and amazing Latin and Mediterranean-inspired dishes! There is also a 360° rooftop lounge where you can cozy up with your valentine and enjoy the most beautiful sunsets in St. Petersburg!

Paul's Landing at The Vinoy 

If you enjoy a romantic waterfront setting for your Valentine's Day date, head to Paul's Landing and enjoy one of their delicious entrees. 

Blue Sake

Blue Sake serves the most vibrant and fresh sushi for you and your Valentine to enjoy! 

These romantic restaurants in St. Petersburg and Clearwater are perfect for Valentine's Day. They all have a strong reputation for their atmosphere, service, and food, so make your reservations for February 14 before they're all booked up!

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