If you’re looking to have a romantic dinner out with that special someone, here are some great places to consider!

Tiered pink champagne cake for two with Chantilly cream cheese icing and fresh berries.


Located in downtown Lake Charles, 1910 has a unique menu, an extensive wine list, and a cozy ambiance. This week, they’re tantalizing us with a couple of special Valentine desserts:

Mini Croquembouche cream puffs filled with pastry cream on top of cookie butter with a caramel drizzle, and a tiered pink champagne cake for two with Chantilly cream cheese icing and fresh berries.

949 Ryan St. Lake Charles
(337) 602-6278

La Truffe Sauvage

This intimate gourmet restaurant is as romantic as they come and is at the top of the list for “special occasion” fine dining. La Truffe is offering a prix fixe menu on February 14 and 15 with delectable choices such as Lobster Wellington, Wild Red Snapper, and Prime Beef Tenderloin. Pricey but unforgettable!

815 W. Bayou Pines Drive, Lake Charles
(337) 439-8364

Ember Grille & Wine Bar Interior

Ember Grille & Wine Bar

Soft music, muted lighting, the ambiance of stone fireplaces, an outstanding wine cellar and a mouth-watering menu make Ember Grille & Wine Bar at L’Auberge Casino Resort a sought-after destination for Date Night. This year, the restaurant is offering a “Four Stages of Love” Valentine’s Day Special dinner.

777 Avenue L'Auberge, Lake Charles
(337) 395-7565


Mazen’s is a Lake Charles favorite that just keeps getting better and has been the scene for quite a few marriage proposals! Whether you sit in the bar area or the main dining section, the atmosphere is perfect for a special night out. They specialize in tantalizing seafood dishes and you can enjoy oysters (considered an aphrodisiac) raw, baked and grilled.

217 West College St., Lake Charles
(337) 477-8207

Crab & Crawfish Cannelloni in Seafood Sauce

The Villa

Who doesn’t love The Villa? Mike Sperandeo brings Italian fine dining to the downtown Lake Charles restaurant scene. Ask to sit upstairs for an even cozier dining experience. From craft cocktails to unique spins on favorite Italian dishes, you and your honey will keep coming back for more.

324 Pujo St., Lake Charles
(337) 436-6251

Vic & Anthony's Lobster Mac & Cheese

Vic & Anthony’s

Wine and dine your beloved at the celebrated steak house at the Golden Nugget Casino Resort. Check out their menu; along with delicious cuts of beef, they serve amazing seafood such as Petrossian caviar, Alaskan king crab legs, and their famous Lobster Mac & Cheese. A dining experience!

2550 Golden Nugget Blvd., Lake Charles
(337) 508-4103

Bodega Wine Dive

Looking for a romantic dining experience that won't break the bank? Bodega Wine Dive provides an atmosphere that is the perfect blend of classy/down to earth with menu options to please any palate. Many people rave about the wine selection as well as the cheese boards and the wine lovers pizza. 

3505 Country Club Road, Lake Charles
(337) 564-6989