Love Is in the Air: OpenTable Reveals 25 Most Romantic Cities in America 2019

Most Romantic Cities in America 2019

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, we’re pleased to reveal the ranking of the 25 Most Romantic Cities in America 2019.

As diners seek the ingredients for the ultimate Valentine’s Day — an intimate restaurant with a fitting atmosphere — certain cities prove they are unmatched destinations for romantic dining experiences. OpenTable’s Most Romantic Cities Index was calculated using three variables: the percentage of restaurants rated “romantic” according to OpenTable diner reviews; the percentage of tables seated for two; and the percentage of people who dined out for Valentine’s Day in 2018.

The following cities, listed in alphabetical order, comprise the 25 Most Romantic Cities in America for 2019.

  1. Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  2. Birmingham, Alabama
  3. Boise, Idaho
  4. Carmel, California
  5. Cincinnati, Ohio
  6. Des Moines, Iowa
  7. Grand Rapids, Michigan
  8. Greensboro, North Carolina
  9. Greenville, South Carolina
  10. Jacksonville, Florida
  11. Kansas City, Kansas
  12. Key West, Florida
  13. Knoxville, Tennessee
  14. Louisville, Kentucky
  15. Madison, Wisconsin
  16. Memphis, Tennessee
  17. New York City, New York
  18. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  19. Omaha, Nebraska
  20. Providence, Rhode Island
  21. Reno, Nevada
  22. Salt Lake City, Utah
  23. Sedona, Arizona
  24. Tulsa, Oklahoma
  25. Virginia Beach, Virginia

For diners still searching for a terrific table for Valentine’s Day, we recently released the 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America for 2019. And, we’ve created Matchmaker, a new online tool available here to make it easy for diners to find and book the perfect restaurant for Valentine’s Day based on a series of questions including party type and size, budget, ideal ambience, and desired cuisine. Diners can also go here for a complete guide to a delicious Valentine’s Day.

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