Australia’s most romantic restaurants


Spice up your next date with this collection of the country’s most romantic restaurants! We’re all about romance this month, so it’s only appropriate that the latest eharmony and Zomato dining collection features a selection of cosy, dreamy restaurants that are perfect for a romantic tête-à-tête with your sweetheart. The collection includes some of Australia’s most romantic restaurants. Here are our top picks in your city:


Junk Lounge

Overlooking Sydney’s Circular Quay, Junk Lounge is an intimate and dimly lit restaurant showcasing beautiful Australian produce with an Asian focus. Offering dishes to gush over and a creative cocktail menu, all the while having Sydney’s most iconic setting and impeccable hospitality service, there is much to impress your date.


There’s something romantic about the water views Sydney has to offer. That’s why Otto is yet another classic setting for your romantic evening. A Modern Italian cuisine, in a pristine location at Woolloomooloo Wharf emphasising fresh seasonal produce paired with an extensive wine list, why not finish the meal with a shared dessert platter between you and your date.



Take your date to the next level of sophisticated dining at this popular date destination, offering contemporary European cuisine and breathtaking city views. Complemented by a gorgeous interior, friendly waitstaff and beautifully presented dishes.

ESP – Estelle by Scott Pickett

If you’re looking for a food adventure, let Scott Pickett take you and your date on a seven-course journey. This high end dining experience is serving up imaginative dishes under intimately dimmed lighting and sleek setting. The attention to detail is present from the food to the service.

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85 Miskin St

With dishes that look almost too good to eat, this luxury dining venue is located outside of the city and won’t disappoint. Enjoy a degustation with your date, embracing flavours from all over the world with dishes designed to share.

E’cco Bistro

Well executed meals with attention to detail do not go astray in this historically located venue. This contemporary spot holds strong character, using the best locally sourced ingredients to enjoy from either the tasting menu, à la carte or appealing vegetarian menu and extensive beverage list.



A night of romance cannot go past an art gallery meets restaurant, meets bar. Cliche brings together 24 local artists matched with kooky chefs, cocktail makers and DJs, exploring the magic of French food and culture.

Press Food & Wine

The romance of mystery is born when Press delivers a tasting menu, the way they like to eat. Trust in the local produce used in the inventive dishes, within the atmospheric loft style architecture and cozy booths.



Known for its warm, cosy and romantic feel, 1907 is a place to impress. Head Chef Alan Desouza, has a history working at the Taj Hotel at Mumbai and Goa, the Fairmont Hotel in Dubai, and Gordon Ramsay’s London restaurant.


For an intimate dining place set beside the Claisebrook Lake, Blackbird offers flawless service with an amazing ambience. Charm your date with a table overlooking the pond, or cosy up indoors over the Assiette de dessert platter.

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Need extra inspiration to spice up your relationship? Check out our free 31-Day Romance Challenge that includes romantic gestures and ideas to bring you and your significant other closer than ever. 

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