Romantic Date Ideas in Saint Paul
Need some ideas for planning the perfect date? Whether you are going on a first date or celebrating an anniversary, Saint Paul has ways to impress your loved one. We’ve got a list of some of the most romantic spots in the city. Try one or all of these ideas to help create a memorable experience that your loved one will always treasure.
Based in nearby Minneapolis, The Hitching Company
offers romantic horse-drawn carriage rides in Saint Paul as well. Explore the Twin Cities’ respective downtown areas on guided tours or rent a carriage for a special occasion. Enjoy the knowledge of your tour guide or just ride in romantic silence while you take in the beautiful sights of Saint Paul.
Address: 25200 Elmira St., Saint Paul, MN 55079 - MAP
Phone: (612) 338-7777
Whether you are looking for a wedding venue, the right spot to propose or just looking for a romantic first date, head over to Rice Park
. The tranquil fountain and lovely landscaping create a peaceful, lovely mood—and is even more romantic in the evening or at night. Take a walk along the pathways or have a seat on one of the benches.
Address: 109 W 4th St., Saint Paul, MN 55102 - MAP
Phone: (651) 632-5111
Use the luscious Marjorie McNeely Conservatory’s
gardens and galleries as the romantic background for your date. This conservatory contains an abundance of artfully arranged botanical life as well as sculptures and beautiful architectural features. Stroll through the Japanese Garden or be awe-struck in the Enchanted Garden, filled with butterflies.
Address: 1250 Kaufman Dr N, Saint Paul, MN 55103 - MAP
Phone: (651) 487-8200
Spend your night at the city’s most luxurious hotel. The Saint Paul Hotel
offers 254 beautifully decorated rooms, including 31 luxury hotel suites, and offers a romantic getaway in its classically designed building. Order a bottle of champagne or delicious food and wine to enjoy in your room, or leave your room for events held in the rest of the hotel.
Address: 350 Market St., Saint Paul, MN 55102 - MAP
Phone: (800) 292-9292
Enjoy a romantic, elegant dining experience at Forepaugh’s
. Built in an old three-story Victorian mansion, this restaurant offers an intimate setting where you can stop by for a wine tasting in the downstairs basement or sit down at the two other levels where you can dine among crystal chandeliers and rare antiques.
Address: 276 Exchange St S, Saint Paul, MN 55102 - MAP
Phone: (651) 224-5606
Looking for an intimate dining option that won’t break the bank? Enjoy delicious Italian cuisine on a romantic date at Scusi
, an unpretentious wine bar and kitchen serving up authentic dishes at affordable prices. Call ahead to make a reservation to sit in the quaint, open-air dining area or head to the bar for a more casual atmosphere.
Address: 1806 St. Clair Ave., Saint Paul, MN 55105 - MAP
Phone: (651) 789-7007