5 Best romantic restaurants outside Mississauga


Published February 7, 2020 at 3:16 pm

Valentine’s Day is a week away, and you might be thinking of getting away with your significant other for a nice romantic weekend.

Of course, if you do decide on a romantic weekend for Saint Valentine’s Day, you’ll want to have dinner at a restaurant that suits the occasion.

Fortunately, OpenTable’s got you covered—they recently released a list of the most romantic restaurants in the country.

These are the 5 most romantic restaurants outside Mississauga.

5: Ancora Ambleside

Ranked the fifth-most romantic restaurant in Canada, Ancora’s is located in West Vancouver.

focusing is on providing sustainable seafood, Ancora’s blends Peruvian and Japanese culture while also incorporating the bounty the West Coast has to offer.

Also, with chandeliers hanging from the ceiling, and an intimate dining space, Ancora’s offers a romantic atmosphere in addition to great food.

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4: Alloy

Ranked the fourth-most romantic restaurant in the country, Alloy is located in Calgary.

Alloy offers a unique blend of dishes that combines Mediterranean, Latin, and Asian cuisines.

The restaurant also offers a chic, modern atmosphere and the food is beautifully plated.

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3: Akira Back

Ranked the third-most romantic restaurant in Canada, Akira Back is located in the heart of downtown Toronto.

The menu blends modern Japanese cuisine with authentic Korean flavours, as well as signature dishes created by Chef Back himself.

The restaurant also offers a luxurious dining experience with ambient lighting, gold detail, and carbon black finishes.

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2: 529 Wellington

Ranked the second-most romantic restaurant in the country, 529 Wellington is located in Little Italy in Winnipeg Manitoba.

While the steakhouse serves fish and seafood as well, the focus is on the beef, which pairs excellently with some of Manitoba’s highest-rated wines.

The atmosphere is relaxed but still elegant, with a lounge-type area by the bar, and beautiful oak interiors.

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1: 40 Westt Steakhouse

And… according to OpenTable, the most romantic restaurant in Canada is 40 Westt Steakouse, located in the West Island neighbourhood of Montreal.

The steakhouse offers beef and seafood options, as well as freshly shucked oysters, plus plenty of great wines to pair with whatever entrée you decide on.

The atmosphere is inviting and on Fridays and Saturdays a live band really sets the mood with some smooth jazz.

Photo and cover photo courtesy of OpenTable