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
660 reviews
  • Casual
  • Comfort Food
  • Great for Lunch
Matt was awesome and can keep a secret! Lol we had fun in the midst of this crazy coronavirus mess going on. Great food, awesome music, and amazing service! But please bring back Read more
100% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
40 people mentioned the Pulled Pork

Bistro Byronz Willow Grove

$$$$·Southern·
Baton Rouge
289 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for a Date
First outing after Stage 1 enforcement. Awesome experience!!
98% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
11 people mentioned the Pot Roast

Pamplona Tapas Bar and Restaurant

$$$$·Spanish·
New Orleans
424 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
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
100% recommended
11 people mentioned the Duck Fat Fries
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The Little Village - Airline

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
1,461 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
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
98% recommended
Neighborhood Gem in Baton Rouge
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
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion
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
2,487 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Great food and atmosphere. Service is always on point
89% recommended
Good for Groups in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
35 people mentioned the Flank Steak

Chart House - Lake Charles

$$$$·Seafood·
Lake Charles
534 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
What a wonderful experience.... food, service & ambiance was outstanding!
89% recommended
Scenic View in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
18 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Grotto Ristorante - Lake Charles

$$$$·Italian·
Lake Charles
477 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Special Occasion
Great place to go for a nice dinner! The food is very good for a reasonable price. Wonderful Service!
83% recommended
Kid Friendly in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
10 people mentioned the Calamari
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Kalurah Street Grill

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Baton Rouge
440 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for Anniversaries
Excellent, excellent food and very cool atmosphere
95% recommended
Great for Brunch in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
11 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Sullivan's Steakhouse - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Baton Rouge
1,535 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
My fiance and I come to Sullivans every year for our anniversary and every time we have a special occasion. We've done this for 7 years now because the service is impeccable and fRead more
85% recommended
Romantic in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
13 people mentioned the Bread Pudding

18 Steak

$$$$·Steak·
Baton Rouge
1,158 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great location to celebrate a special occasion. It was our 17th wedding anniversary.
Scenic View in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
20 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

French Market Bistro

$$$$·Bistro·
Baton Rouge
607 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Perfect as always
93% recommended
Best Overall in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
12 people mentioned the Crab Meat
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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Lafayette

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Lafayette
573 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Food and service were impeccable
96% recommended
Notable Wine List in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
3 people mentioned the Chop Salad
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Ruffino’s on the River

$$$$·Creole·
Lafayette
898 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Wonderful evening in the bar
90% recommended
Hot Spot in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
24 people mentioned the Cotton Candy

Stab's Prime Steak & Seafood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Baton Rouge
627 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Loved everything. The hostess was sweet. Our waiter Brice was amazing. I highly recommend the Eagle Rare Spritzer. We started with yummy tuna tartare and boudin egg rolls. We finisRead more
96% recommended
Special Occasion in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
10 people mentioned the Baked Potato
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The Little Village - Downtown

$$$$·Italian·
Baton Rouge
1,336 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
A very good restaurant Not perfect but fits most requirements!
96% recommended
Best Service in Baton Rouge
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

$$$$·Sushi·
Lake Charles
213 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • People Watching
Food is always great here. I get the Pho but ask them to make it with chicken instead of beef- delish! We also had sushi that was very fresh. Dumplings and crab rangoon for apps weRead more
83% recommended
Hot Spot in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
4 people mentioned the Egg Roll
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Tsunami - Lafayette

$$$$·Sushi·
Lafayette
330 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·
Beaumont
326 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Anniversary
95% recommended
Best Service in Houston
5 people mentioned the Truffle Mac
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The Gregory at The Watermark

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
330 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Business Meals
Outstanding appetizers, wine list, cocktails and menu. Highly recommend. Great atmosphere too!
92% recommended
Hot Spot in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
16 people mentioned the Redfish

Vic & Anthony's - Lake Charles

$$$$·Steak·
Lake Charles
1,869 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Amazing food and service.
93% recommended
Best Food in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
27 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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Tsunami Shaw Center - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Sushi·
Baton Rouge
1,047 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
160 reviews
  • Casual
  • Comfort Food
  • Good for a Date
I’ll definitely go back for oysters!
100% recommended
3 people mentioned the Crayfish

Latil's Landing Restaurant

$$$$·Creole / Cajun / Southern·
Baton Rouge
165 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Absolutely fantastic meal and experience. Highly recommend!
95% recommended
Best Service in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
4 people mentioned the Rack Lamb
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Fleming's Steakhouse - Baton Rouge

$$$$·Steak·
Baton Rouge
786 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Dinner was great, service was exceptional!
93% recommended
Romantic in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
14 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Landry's Seafood House - Lake Charles

$$$$·Seafood·
Lake Charles
477 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Waiter was awesome. Food portion was about right. Very tasteful
84% recommended
Hot Spot in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
5 people mentioned the Crayfish

Charley G's Seafood Grill

$$$$·American·
Lafayette
608 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
My husband and I recently celebrated our 41st wedding anniversary at Charley G’s. We have gone there every year for the past 10 years and will probably continue for the next 10 forRead more
96% recommended
Best Overall in Baton Rouge / Lafayette
7 people mentioned the Andouille
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Zea Rotisserie & Bar - Baton Rouge

$$$$·American·
Baton Rouge
320 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
  • Business Meals
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
100% 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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