Romantic Date Ideas in St. Louis

Romantic Date Ideas in St. LouisLove is in the air everywhere you look around in St. Louis. You can find a romantic spot in almost any park, theater, restaurant or club in the city, but check out these local hot spots for a super romantic date night. Check out upscale dining and hotels, along with cozy carriage rides and bed & breakfast destinations.

Lumière Place
Find every type of romantic venue in Lumiére Place. The views of downtown St. Louis and the riverfront are spectacular. Enjoy a romantic dinner at an upscale restaurant, watch a live theater performance or relax in a lounge while you listen to live music.

Address: 999 N. 2nd Street, St. Louis, MO 63102 - MAP
Phone: (314) 881-7777
Web: www.lumiereplace.com

St. Louis Carriage Company
Take a romantic tour of downtown St. Louis in a horse-drawn carriage. The St. Louis Carriage Company has been in business since 1984 and offers a variety of different routes. Rides typically last 30-45 minutes, and carriage drivers can offer a narrated tour of the city.

Address: 1000 Cerre Street, St. Louis, MO 63102 - MAP
Phone: (314) 621-3334
Web: www.stlouiscarriagecompany.com

Skyline Dinner Cruise
Ride down the Mississippi River on a romantic riverboat cruise. The Skyline Dinner Cruise offered at the Gateway Arch Riverfront includes an upscale dinner served to live jazz music, with the sunset and starry night sky creating a lovely background. You can also request a bottle of wine or champagne or hors d'oeuvres to be served with your meal.

Address: 707 North First Street, St. Louis, MO 63102 - MAP
Phone: (314) 982-1410
Web: www.gatewayarch.com

Art Hill
Take a stroll through Forest Park, and be sure to visit Emerson Grand Basin and Art Hill while you're there. Emerson Grand Basin was the central piece at the 1904 World's Fair, and currently contains eight magnificent fountains. Art Hill, a natural amphitheatre, is the perfect place for a picnic for two during the warmer months and the perfect place to go sledding when it snows.

Address: 5595 Grand Drive, St. Louis, MO 63112 - MAP
Phone: (314) 367-7275
Web: www.forestparkforever.com

Bailey’s Chocolate Bar
Stop by Bailey's Chocolate Bar in St. Louis's Lafayette Square for a pleasant end to your evening. Bailey's specializes in dessert and drinks-and everything chocolate! Named Favorite Cocktails and Favorite Dessert List by Sauce Magazine, this bar offers every after meal item your heart could desire. Choose from a variety of brownies, cakes, cheesecakes, sundaes and créme brulees. Be sure to try their famous chocolate martinis!

Address: 1915 Park Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63104 - MAP
Phone: (314) 241-8100
Web: www.baileyschocolatebar.com

Ritz Carlton
Contact a reservation specialist to arrange an unforgettable romantic weekend at the Ritz-Carlton in St. Louis. Sip champagne on a private balcony. Savor a delectable gourmet dish followed by tuxedo strawberries. Relax at the spa, in the whirlpool or sauna, or with a massage. Have a butler draw a luxurious bath with your choice of bubbles and oils. End your day by coming back to a rose petal turned down bed. It will prove to be the ultimate romantic getaway.

Address: 100 Carondelet Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63105 - MAP
Phone: (314) 863-6300
Web: www.ritzcarlton.com