30 Baton Rouge / Lafayette Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

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Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

Restaurants:BRQ Restaurant, Bistro Byronz Willow Grove, Pamplona Tapas Bar and Restaurant
Price Range:$$ - $$
Cuisines:Barbecue, Southern, Spanish
Neighborhoods:Baton Rouge, New Orleans

BRQ Restaurant

$$$$·Barbecue·
Baton Rouge
717 reviews
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
Our table was ready. Our server was attentive. Our food was abundant and delicious.
100% recommended
Kid Friendly in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
40 people mentioned the Pulled Pork
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Bistro Byronz Willow Grove

$$$$·Southern·
Baton Rouge
365 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
It was extremely hot. This time and the time before that on March 19th, it was very hot.
90% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
11 people mentioned the Pot Roast

Pamplona Tapas Bar and Restaurant

$$$$·Spanish·
New Orleans
424 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Our group went on Halloween night. We had good service, good drinks, and the eclectic menu was fun for ordering. Stuffed dates, Hummus, great salads, The atmosphere was fun and tRead more
99% recommended
11 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries
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The Little Village - Airline

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
1,462 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Neighborhood Gem
This was a business dinner for VPs from out of town and The Little Village did not let us down. The food was incredible and the service was impeccable! This will be our go to placeRead more
94% recommended
19 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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J. Alexander's - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Baton Rouge
287 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Went for an Anniversary dinner. The food was amazing and we really enjoyed our time. It was quiet so we could talk to each other easily throughout the evening. Our waitress was aweRead more
96% recommended
16 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Texas de Brazil - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Baton Rouge
2,800 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
The food was delicious as usual but a little disappointed that you had to pay extra for the lamb chops. The lamb chops was what kept me going back.
86% recommended
Special Occasion in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
35 people mentioned the Flank Steak
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Chart House - Lake Charles

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Lake Charles
568 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Outstanding as always! Thank you!
88% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
18 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Grotto Ristorante - Lake Charles

$$$$·Italian·
Lake Charles
477 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Great place to go for a nice dinner! The food is very good for a reasonable price. Wonderful Service!
87% recommended
10 people mentioned the Calamari
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Kalurah Street Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Baton Rouge
490 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Good food. Good service. We will go back. Great cocktails
97% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
11 people mentioned the Short Rib

Sullivan's Steakhouse - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Baton Rouge
1,661 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
We celebrated a fellow employee for many years of service to our company. Great lunch and overall dining experience - Thanks!
97% recommended
Notable Wine List in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
13 people mentioned the Bread Pudding

18 Steak

$$$$·Steak·
Baton Rouge
1,292 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
the food was great and the service was out standing. We eat at 18 steak once a month. it is aii ways very good
91% recommended
Steak in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
20 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

French Market Bistro

$$$$·Bistro·
Baton Rouge
609 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
Perfect as always
96% recommended
12 people mentioned the Crab Meat
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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Lafayette

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Lafayette
723 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Perfect place for a special birthday or anniversary.
95% recommended
Special Occasion in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
3 people mentioned the Chop Salad

Ruffino’s on the River

$$$$·Steak·
Lafayette
1,099 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
We had a great time for our Anniversary diner!! Food and service was excellent!
97% recommended
Notable Wine List in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
24 people mentioned the Cotton Candy

Stab's Prime Steak & Seafood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Baton Rouge
632 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Everything was amazing. It was a great place to celebrate our 10 year wedding anniversary. The food was amazing and the service was pleasant. We will definitely be returning.
93% recommended
10 people mentioned the Baked Potato
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The Little Village - Downtown

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
1,343 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Groups
A wonderful dinner. Great service, great food. They have mastered the feel of the great big city restaurant.... the servers were not interrupting, but were available, the courses aRead more
93% recommended
16 people mentioned the Roasted Garlic
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Capital City Grill Downtown

$$$$·Creole / Cajun / Southern·
Baton Rouge
221 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Lunch
  • Scenic View
it is our tradition to eat lunch at capital city grill before seeing the Nutcracker every December. it never disappoints! they have a child-friendly menu and great atmosphere--not Read more
83% recommended
5 people mentioned the Crayfish
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Lillie's Asian Cuisine - Lake Charles

$$$$·Pan-Asian·
Lake Charles
266 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Lunch
  • Hot Spot
Great food, and our waiter was awesome! Will definitely come back.
87% recommended
Kid Friendly in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
4 people mentioned the Egg Roll
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Tsunami - Lafayette

$$$$·Sushi·
Lafayette
331 reviews
  • Hot Spot
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
always consistent, very good food and great atmosphere
98% recommended
7 people mentioned the Green Monster
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Ember Grille & Wine Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Lake Charles
383 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Donny was awesome. Make sure you ask for him if you go.
96% recommended
5 people mentioned the Truffle Mac
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The Gregory at The Watermark

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
359 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
A quiet elegant place for a nice meal! The setting is beautiful, the service is excellent and the food is good!
89% recommended
16 people mentioned the Redfish
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Vic & Anthony's - Lake Charles

$$$$·Steak·
Lake Charles
2,310 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
The appetizers, steaks, entrée vegetables, hors d'oueves ,and bread pudding was outstanding! It was our anniversary and a Happy Anniversary white chocolate rectangle with chocolaRead more
93% recommended
Best Service in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
27 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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Tsunami Shaw Center - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Sushi·
Baton Rouge
1,048 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Such a nice get away feel to this restaurant. The food is amazing and the servers are super friendly and attentive.
96% recommended
15 people mentioned the Green Monster
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Don's Seafood - Lafayette

$$$$·Seafood·
Lafayette
181 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Birthdays
Food was so good it was date night for me and my husband!
92% recommended
3 people mentioned the Crayfish
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Latil's Landing Restaurant

$$$$·Creole / Cajun / Southern·
Baton Rouge
167 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Love Houma’s House beautiful and special in every way! Something happened toward the middle to end of the meal and the server basically disappeared on us - had to track down to clRead more
92% recommended
4 people mentioned the Rack Lamb
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Fleming's Steakhouse - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Steak·
Baton Rouge
869 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
The service was excellent I hate that I forgot the waiter’s name. The food was really good. It was expensive. We were there for our anniversary and we were treated very well.
91% recommended
Notable Wine List in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
14 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Landry's Seafood House - Lake Charles

$$$$·Seafood·
Lake Charles
694 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
Have never gotten a bad meal or poor service. Friendly, casual and sooo Louisiana!
83% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
5 people mentioned the Crayfish

Charley G's Seafood Grill

$$$$·American·
Lafayette
727 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
My husband and I dined at Charlie G’s for a much-needed date. Everything was excellent including the staff and food. Our cocktails were delicious as well. My husband had vieux carrRead more
98% recommended
Best Service in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
7 people mentioned the Andouille

Zea Rotisserie & Bar - Baton Rouge

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
321 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
We moved out of Louisiana several years ago and Zea's is one of the restaurants we miss the most. Was in Baton Rouge for the weekend and had to put in on the list for a visit. ThRead more
92% recommended
14 people mentioned the Corn Grits
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The Saint Street Inn - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary Southern·
Lafayette
150 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Business Meals
  • Casual
Truly excellent. We have always loved this place for both the quality of the ingredients and the creativity of the dishes.
100% recommended
2 people mentioned the Bloody Mary
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