Located at the western tip of Lake Erie, Toledo is an Ohio city full of romance. Home to several interesting attractions such as the Toledo Museum of Art with its magnificent Glass Pavilion, the Imagination Station, and the Toledo Zoo, Toledo is also home to a variety of restaurants, eatery, and cafés that are perfect for romantic dinners and special celebrations.

Nearby trips: Best Beaches, Best Weekend Getaways, Best Day Trips


1.31 Hundred Restaurant & Bar

31 Hundred Restaurant & Bar
© 31 Hundred Restaurant & Bar

Set within the Hilton Hotel in Toledo, 31 Hundred Restaurant & Bar serves all-day American cuisine prepared with fresh regional ingredients in a subtle, modern space. Featuring modern décor, vibrant artworks, and a casual, relaxed atmosphere, the restaurant serves a seasonal menu of fresh seafood, hearty burgers, gourmet sandwiches, and fresh salads. Signature dishes include Bone-In Angus Cowboy Ribeye, Pan-seared and basted Angus Reserve Strip Steak, Grilled Lemon Chicken Breast, and Orange Glazed Airline Chicken Breast with a cognac peppercorn. The full-service bar serves a wide range of libations from world-class wines, local craft beers, classic cocktails, and top-shelf spirits. 31 Hundred Restaurant & Bar is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, seven days a week.

3100 Glendale Ave, Toledo, OH 43614, Phone: 419-324-1795

Fun day trip ideas close to me: Ohio, From San Francisco, Weekend Getaways from NYC, Texas, CA quick trip, Oregon, Florida


2.Brim House

Brim House
© Brim House


Brim House is a refined, upmarket restaurant that offers an exceptional fine dining experience. Based on the elegant Renaissance Hotel in the heart of Toledo, the restaurant boasts beautiful views of the Maumee River through expansive floor-to-ceiling windows, industrial-chic décor and furnishings, and a lively bar with dramatic glass designs made by local artisans at Glass City. Renowned Chef Aaron Lawson creates a seasonal menu of classic American cuisine with inventive twists using locally sourced ingredients and regional produce, perfectly balancing flavors and textures in every dish. The cuisine is accompanied by signature cocktails and local Midwestern brews, along with fine wines from around the world. Brim House is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, seven days a week.

444 N Summit St 1st Floor, Toledo, OH 43604, Phone: 419-243-7664

Things to do near me: Sarasota, From Boston, OR, NC, AK, Boulder, From Houston, NJ, GA, Orlando


3.Byblos

Byblos
© Byblos

Established in 1989, Byblos is a cozy restaurant that serves traditional Italian and Lebanese cuisine in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The family-owned and operated restaurant specializes in authentic Lebanese food and Italian specialties such as Shish Tawook, Kibbi Nayee, Fatoosh, Falafel, Tabbouleh, Lasagna, Ravioli, and Spaghetti Bolognese. Other casual fare includes wood-fired pizza, succulent steaks, and the food is accompanied by a range of fine wines, craft beers, and classic cocktails, along with non-alcoholic drinks and specialty coffees. Byblos is open for lunch and dinner, Monday through Friday and dinner only on Saturdays.

1050 S Reynolds Rd, Toledo, OH 43615, Phone: 419-382-1600

Long weekend getaways with friends near you, what to do in: Poconos, NY, TN, MI, OC, New England, Cleveland, All Inclusive, Charleston, IL, VA, San Diego, TX



4.Ciao Ristorante

Ciao Ristorante
© Ciao! Ristorante


Ciao! Ristorante is a locally owned and operated restaurant that offers traditional Italian cuisine and fine wines in a casual, relaxed environment. The family-friendly restaurant serves a seasonal menu of traditional Italian and Mediterranean cuisine using fresh locally sourced ingredients; regional produce, imported Tuscan herbs, and house-cured meats and cheeses. Favorite dishes include pasta and inhouse sauces, wood-fired pizzas with a variety of toppings, fresh salads and sides, prime meat dishes, seafood plates, and sharing antipasto platters. An outdoor patio is popular in the warmer summer months for alfresco dining, and the restaurant is open for dinner only, seven nights a week.

6064 Monroe St, Sylvania, OH 43560, Phone: 419-882-2334

More romantic getaways, honeymoon: Cincinnati, MD, OR, HI, Retreats, Asheville, Indoor Amusement Parks, WI, San Francisco


5.Element 112

Element 112
© Element 112


Located in the heart of historic downtown Sylvania in Toledo, Element 112 offers a carefully crafted fine dining experience with outstanding service, exceptional cuisine, and a warm and welcoming ambiance. Executive Chef Chris Nixon creates an unrivaled menu of contemporary cuisine using fresh locally sourced ingredients such as chilled tiger shrimp, grilled zucchini salads, Eight Hour Braised Octopus, Slow Roasted Berkshire Pork Rib Chop, Roasted Diver Scallops, and Sous Vide Filet Mignon. The cuisine is accompanied by a range of fine wines from around the world, craft beers and microbrews, top-shelf spirits and classic cocktails. Element 112 serves dinner five nights a week, Tuesday through Saturday.

5735 Main Street, Sylvania, OH 43560, Phone: 419-517-1104

More kid-friendly fun things to do near me today: Iowa, WI, From New Orleans, ME, ID, FL, LA, From Minneapolis, From Dallas, FL, Carlsbad, CA, Charlotte, Williamsburg, LA, PA


6.Final Cut Steak & Seafood

Final Cut Steak & Seafood
© Final Cut Steak & Seafood


Set on the banks of the Maumee River inside the Hollywood Casino, Final Cut Steak & Seafood is an award-winning steakhouse that serves world-class cuisine and global wines in an elegant and intimate atmosphere. A great spot for celebrating love or hitting the jackpot, Final Cut Steak & Seafood serves dry-aged prime cut steaks and chops, fresh seafood and shellfish from the Atlantic, Pacific and the Gulf of Mexico, and decadent desserts. Juicy chops, succulent steaks, and fresh seafood are paired with classic cocktails, local and imported beers and microbrews, and vintages from a 200-bottle wine list. Final Cut Steak & Seafood features exquisite interiors with décor and design cues from the golden age of Hollywood with burnished wood walls, swathes of gold curtains, and spectacular Art Deco chandeliers. Final Cut Steak & Seafood is open for dinner only, seven nights a week.

1968 Miami St, Toledo, OH 43605, Phone: 877-777-9579

Top-rated things to see near me, beach and last minute resort ideas: Charleston WV, Pensacola, Baton Rouge, Encinitas, Colorado Springs, Dayton OH, Dauphin Island, Provincetown, VT, VA, Atlanta, From Chicago, CA, AZ, From NYC, GA beaches, CO


7.Georgio's Cafe International

Georgio's Cafe International
© Georgio's Cafe International

Located on North Superior Street in the heart of downtown Toledo, Georgio's Cafe International is one of the city’s top dining destinations. Celebrating 30 years of business, the family-owned and operated restaurant promises an unforgettable, exceptional dining experience with an award-winning menu of contemporary cuisine. Signature dishes include beef tournedos, veal and lamb chops, beef stroganoff, pork tenderloin with a red wine marsala sauce, chicken gumbo soup, and traditional French onion soup. Desserts include tiramisu, New York-style cheesecake, and lemon mousse layer cake, and the cuisine is accompanied by an extensive list of curated wines from around the world. Georgio's Cafe International is open for lunch and dinner, Monday through Friday and dinner only on Saturdays.

426 N Superior St, Toledo, OH 43604, Phone: 419-242-2424

Top things to see near me, family weekend breaks in April, May, June: East Coast Beaches, SC, Beaches near Orlando, Last Minute, Palm Springs, Portland, Bar Harbor, Destin, Houston, Newport Beach, NH, Flagstaff, Minneapolis, Jacksonville


8.Kengo Sushi & Yakitori

Kengo Sushi & Yakitori
© Kengo Sushi & Yakitori

Sushi & Yakitori is a cozy 23-seat restaurant with an open kitchen, a small sushi bar, and an intimate atmosphere. Created by Chefs Kengo Kato and Joshua Wagy, the eatery specializes in ‘omakase,’ which translates to “leave it to the chef” and serves multiple courses of exceptional Japanese cuisine such as fresh sushi and sashimi, along with high-end Japanese whiskeys, sake, and draft beers. The full omakase experience takes diners on a culinary journey through 12 courses of expertly prepared dishes, featuring a variety of fresh seafood, meats, and vegetables off the yakitori grill. Kengo Sushi & Yakitori is open for lunch and dinner, Tuesday through Sunday.

38 South St Clair Street, Toledo, OH 43604, Phone: 419-214-0574

Luxury resorts & family weekend hotels to visit in July, August, September around me: Best caves in the U.S., SD, Taos, NH, East Coast, DE, Disney, Portland, Martha's Vineyard, From D.C., Destin, MA, AK, Vegas, From LA, Hot Springs, Midwest , KY, Dream vacation spots, Southwest vacations


9.Koreana Asian Grill & Sushi

Koreana Asian Grill & Sushi
© Koreana Asian Grill & Sushi

Located in South Village Square Shopping Center, Koreana Asian Grill & Sushi is a Korean restaurant with an intimate cocktail lounge that serves traditional Korean fare and freshly prepared sushi. The menu features a mixture of Korean and Japanese dishes, ranging from soups and rolls to veggie dumplings, and small plates known as Banchan like sweet black beans, bean sprouts, broccoli, and greens and zucchini. Other dishes include vegetable or tofu bibimbap, vegetable udon, and other tofu-based dishes. Koreana Asian Grill & Sushi is open for lunch and dinner, Tuesday through Saturday.

1423 Bernath, Toledo, OH 43615, Phone: 419-867-8080

What to do near my location downtown in winter, summer: Wedding venues in Illinois, MA, VA, CT, MD, NJ, TN, AR, Raleigh, Canada, WV, RI, MT, Indianapolis, London, From Kansas City


10.Kotobuki

Kotobuki
© nadianb/stock.adobe.com

Japanese restaurant KotoBuki offers exceptional Japanese cuisine in a refined and elegant setting. Boasting a sleek new menu design, the restaurant serves a seasonal menu of innovative dishes such as made-from-scratch sushi, sashimi, and rolls, gourmet tempura, teriyaki, noodles dishes, and fried rice, as well as a variety of vegetarian options. Signature items on the menu include the Kotobuki Sashimi Salad, Light My Fire with shrimp tempura, Sgt. Peppers of fried jalapenos stuffed with cream cheese, crab and spicy tuna, and Kimchi Fried Rice. KotoBuki is open for lunch and dinner, Monday through Saturday.

5577 Monroe St, Sylvania, OH 43560, Phone: 419-882-8711

What is there to do near me, cheap family vacation activities, bar, cafe, wedding venues: Washington beaches, Duluth, Water parks in Texas, New Braunfels, Long Island, Birmingham, Carmel, WA, UT, MN, AR, From LA, Day trips from Seattle, Chicago, Milwaukee


11.Mancy's Bluewater Grille

Mancy's Bluewater Grille
© Mancy's Bluewater Grille

Mancy's Bluewater Grille is a contemporary fine-dining destination that specializes in fresh seafood, prime dry-aged steaks, gourmet salads and sides, an extensive wine list and a variety of innovative cocktails. One of several restaurants owned and operated by the Mancy family in the Toledo area, Mancy’s Bluewater Grille has been serving some of the best seafood plates in town for the past 14 years, bringing in fresh catches daily from the cold, clear waters of the Atlantic and the Pacific Ocean, including fresh Hawaiian Ahi. Signature dishes include BBQ Glazed Halibut, Maple Bourbon Salmon, Georges Banks Sea Scallops, and Bistro Steak and King Crab, and desserts range from Key Lime Pie to Creme Brulee. Mancy's Bluewater Grille is open for lunch and dinner, Monday through Friday, and dinner only on the weekend.

461 W Dussel Dr, Maumee, OH 43537, Phone: 419-724-2583

Cool places to go in spring, summer, fall, public beach near me, landmarks: Wichita, CT, CA, NM, GA, NC, OH, UT resorts, ME, KS, CT, NC, MI, MS, IA, LA, DE, AR, Cruise vacations, CO


12.Mancy's Italian Grill

Mancy's Italian Grill
© Mancy's Italian Grill

Mancy's Italian Grill is a traditional Italian restaurant and an excellent spot for a date night. The warm and welcoming restaurant specializes in authentic Italian fare such as homemade pasta with slow-simmered sauces, hand-tossed, wood-fired pizza with homemade pizza dough, fresh seafood, and prime meat dishes. The cuisine is accompanied by a hand-selected wine list of fine Italian and otherworldly wines, craft beers and brews, classic cocktails made with high-end spirits, and specialty coffees and desserts liqueurs. Desserts include homemade gelato, tiramisu, panna cotta, and other sweet treats. Mancy's Italian Grill is open for lunch and dinner, Monday through Friday.

5453 Monroe Street, Toledo, OH 43623, Phone: 419-882-9229

Free things to do near me & must see tourist attractions in December, January, February, March: MN, SC, Northern CA beaches, Holland, MI, Leavenworth WA, Beaches near DC, Day trips from Las Vegas, California wedding venues, Mexico, NC


13.Mancy's Steak House

Mancy's Steak House
© Mancy's Steak House

Based at the Hancock Hotel, Mancy's Steakhouse is one of several restaurants owned and operated by the Mancy family in the Toledo area and specializes in aged and hand-cut prime steaks, seared at 1500 degrees, expertly prepared, and served with passion and flair. The menu also features a variety of fresh seafood, other meat dishes of chops, ribs, and burgers, a selection of fresh-baked bread, salads, sides, and desserts. The food is accompanied by a hand-curated a collection of over 300 wines, over 20 craft brews and beers, top-shelf spirits, and classic cocktails. Mancy's Steakhouse is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

953 Phillips Avenue, Toledo, OH 43612, Phone: 419-476-4154

Fun & cheap vacations, free points of interest: Places to Visit in Ohio, Ohio Attractions, Romantic Weekend Getaways in Ohio, Ohio Flea Markets


14.Real Seafood Company - Toledo

Real Seafood Company - Toledo
© Real Seafood Company - Toledo

Real Seafood Company is an infamous contemporary seafood restaurant that makes for a wonderful date destination. Featuring a lovely outdoor patio with beautiful views of the Maumee River, the restaurant specializes in fresh seafood, shellfish and catch-of-the-day fish sourced from the waters of New England to the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico. Tuck into platters of lobster, crab, shrimp, freshly shucked oysters, and a variety of other seasonal and local produce, along with a wide range of casual wines, craft brews from around the country and signature cocktails. Real Seafood Company is open for lunch and dinner, Monday through Sunday.

22 Main Street, Toledo, OH 43605, Phone: 419-697-4400

Top sights, weather, 24 hour restaurants, 48 hours in, beaches near me: Things to Do in Boston, Things to Do in Eureka


15.Registry Bistro

Registry Bistro
© Registry Bistro


Based in a beautifully restored historic building in the heart of downtown Toledo, Registry Bistro is a contemporary eatery that serves a menu of modern and classic cuisine in an elegant and refined atmosphere. Featuring a soothing palette of warm woods and stone-colored walls, charming French doors, Juliette balconies overlooking the street, walnut plank tables, and soft lighting, the restaurant is perfect for a romantic dinner for two. The 128-seat contemporary bistro’s modern menu boasts signature dishes of Butter Roasted Game Hen with Herb Pan Sauce, Grilled Beef Tenderloin with Bone Marrow Butter, and Chorizo and Potato Frittata with Lemon Aioli. The stylish bar serves a seasonally changing libations menu featuring classic American bar cocktails, Old World and boutique wines, and a rotating selection of American craft beers. Registry Bistro is open for dinner, Tuesday through Saturday.

144 North Superior Street, Toledo, OH 43604, Phone: 419-725-0444

Top 10 & family things to do, Italian, seafood restaurant, conference venue, waterfalls: Tempe, Things to Do in Roanoke, Grand Canyon Rafting, Napa Day Trip


16.Rockwell’s Steakhouse & Lounge

Rockwell’s Steakhouse & Lounge
© Rockwell’s Steakhouse & Lounge


Housed in the historic Oliver House, Rockwell’s Steakhouse & Lounge is a classic, upmarket steakhouse that offers an exceptional fine dining experience. Rockwell’s serves a seasonally changing menu of house-cut prime-aged USDA meats, fresh seafood, fresh salads and sides, and decadent desserts in the main dining room on the upper level of the house. An elegant lounge and bar are situated on the lower level of the house and offer an excellent spot for pre-dinner cocktails or post-dinner drinks of award-winning wines, local craft brews on tap and bottle, and classic cocktails prepared by well-versed bartenders with top-shelf spirits. Rockwell’s Steakhouse & Lounge is open for dinner only, Monday through Saturday.

27 Broadway Street, Toledo, OH 43604, Phone: 419-243-1302

Top 10 sights to see by car, good restaurants near me: Things to Do in Carlsbad, California, Chadds Ford PA, Keystone, Lake Jackson, Granbury


17.Rose & Thistle

Rose & Thistle
© Rose & Thistle


Founded by the late Lee Tebbetts in 2001, the Rose & Thistle is a modest, fine dining establishment helmed by Chef-Owner Matthew Gustafson and his culinary team that serves a contemporary menu of classic European cuisine. Using fresh, locally sourced ingredients and regional produce, the team prepares a menu of innovative dishes of fresh seafood, prime dry-aged steaks, and chops, pasta, salads, and sides. The cuisine is accompanied by a carefully selected wine, a variety of seasonal draft beers, and an extensive collection of fine spirits which can be enjoyed in the comfort of the quiet, intimate dining room and bar. The Rose & Thistle is also available for private or semi-private events and functions. The Rose & Thistle is open for dinner only Tuesday through Saturday.

203 Louisiana Avenue, Perrysburg, OH 43551, Phone: 419-874-3947

Places to eat near me, coffee shops, flea, farmers market, tropical honeymoon trip finder, sandy beach by car: Things to Do in Bethesda, Newark Airport Restaurants, Houston Airport Restaurants, New Jersey beaches


18.Rosie's Italian Grille

Rosie's Italian Grille
© Rosie's Italian Grille


Nestled on the corner of N. McCord and Nebraska Avenue, Rosie’s Italian Grille is a family-owned and operated restaurant that serves traditional Italian cuisine in a softly-lit and romantic atmosphere. Established in 1982 and named after the owner’s mother, Rosie, the restaurant uses her age-old recipes and the highest quality, locally sourced ingredients to create authentic and delicious Italian dishes such as House-Made Italian Sausage, Rosie’s Surf & Turf, Pasta with Marinara, Bungalow Shrimp, and Crab-Stuffed Whitefish. Rosie’s Italian Grille has a charming and picturesque patio where diners can enjoy alfresco dining, and is open for lunch and dinner, seven days a week.

606 N McCord Rd, Toledo, OH 43615, Phone: 419-866-5007

Romantic weekend getaways near me, spring break, places to live, for married people, elope, elevation, fish restaurant, living, breakfast: Things to Do in South Carolina, Portsmouth, Pulaski, Quechee, Things to Do in Charlottesville


19.The Benchmark Restaurant

The Benchmark Restaurant
© The Benchmark Restaurant


Located in The Town Center at Levis Commons, the Benchmark Restaurant is a stylish and sophisticated steak and seafood house that specializes in prime steaks and chops, fresh seafood and shellfish, and hearty sides. Local owner and chef, Jeff Dinnebeil creates an innovative menu of contemporary American dishes such as Niman Ranch Lamb Chops, Mussels Diavolo, Scallop Agnolotti, Swordfish, and Stuffed Berkshire Pork Tenderloin. The cuisine is accompanied by a range of fine wines, craft beers, and classic cocktails, along with non-alcoholic drinks and specialty coffees. The Benchmark Restaurant is open for lunch and dinner, Monday through Saturday and dinner only on Sunday.

6130 Levis Commons Blvd, Perrysburg, OH 43551, Phone: 419-873-6590

Weekend trips, what are spa resorts known for, last minute travel guide, what is a great day trip destination: Ohio train trips, Ohio breweries, Ohio lakes, Kayaking in Dayton


20.The Cafe

The Cafe
© The Café


Located in the historic Oliver House in downtown Toledo, the Café is a cozy and charming spot with an onsite bakery that serves international bistro fare in a hip urban atmosphere. The restaurant has an elegant dining room minimalist décor, brushed metal tables, intricate architectural details, and a pretty courtyard patio for alfresco summer dining. Chalkboard menus highlight popular dishes and specials of the day, which include made-from-scratch soups, salads, and sandwiches, along with a selection of fresh bakery items like handcrafted patisseries, cakes, and desserts. The Café also serves a range of freshly brewed coffee and tea, specialty beverages, and other drinks. The Café is open for breakfast and lunch, Monday through Saturday.

27 Broadway St, Toledo, OH 43604, Phone: 419-243-1302

Romantic places near me this weekend, all inclusive, live music, unique shopping in town, nightlife for tourists: Ohio resorts, Amusement Parks in Ohio, Orlando weddings, Paso Robles weddings, Palm Springs weddings


21.The Heights

The Heights
© The Heights


The Heights is a stylish, rustic-chic rooftop bar on the top floor of the Renaissance Hotel with spectacular panoramic views that serves small sharing plates of globally-inspired cuisine and inventive cocktails. The restaurant has a beautiful indoor dining room with comfortable décor and an expansive patio where guests can sip cocktails and dine on plates of wood-fired pizza, fresh salads, flatbreads and dips, and olives against a backdrop of city lights. The cuisine is prepared with locally-sourced, organic ingredients and regional produce, and accompanied by fine wines, craft beers, and top-shelf spirits. The Heights is open for dinner and drinks, seven nights a week.

444 N Summit St 12th Floor, Toledo, OH 43604, Phone: 419-243-7565

Day trips from, guided vacations, essential facts, solo destinations, vacation spots for seniors, pictures: Best Lakes in Ohio & Places to Swim Near Me, Lake Erie, Ohio Beaches, Amusement Parks in Ohio


22.The Mango Tree

The Mango Tree
© Leonid/stock.adobe.com


Exuding a warm and welcoming vibe, comfortable décor, and a casual, relaxed ambiance, the Mango Tree is a quaint eatery off Reynolds Road in Toledo that is an excellent spot for a quiet dinner for two. The little spot is popular for date nights and serves a menu of New American fare like prime steaks, fresh seafood and shellfish, and fresh salads. Signature dishes include Grilled Lamb Chops, Mango Chicken, Veal Parmesan, and a 24-hour marinated Steak Montreal, and dishes are paired with a range of fine wines from around the world, craft beers and microbrews, top-shelf spirits and classic cocktails. The Mango Tree is open for lunch Monday through Friday and dinner only on Saturdays.

217 S Reynolds Rd, Toledo, OH 43615, Phone: 419-536-2883

Book your trip, outside & indoor activities, kid friendly popular scenic places, what's near me, excursions, art, tours, towns: Italian restaurants NYC, Manhattan wedding venues


23.Zia's

Zia's
© Zia's

Zia’s is a comfortable restaurant that serves authentic Italian cuisine against a backdrop of stunning Maumee River views. Located at the Docks overlooking the river with a charming stone water fountain in the main dining room, the restaurant exudes a romantic ambiance with twinkling lights and Chianti bottles hanging from the ceiling and aged garlic strands. The eatery serves a menu of favorites like gourmet, wood-fired pizzas, fresh seafood, and prime meat and chicken plates, home-style Italian charcuterie and cheeses, generous pasta dishes, and decadent desserts. The cuisine is accompanied by a hand-selected wine list of fine Italian and otherworldly wines, craft beers and brews, classic cocktails made with high-end spirits, and specialty coffees and desserts liqueurs. Zia’s is open for dinner only, seven nights a week.

20 Main St, Toledo, OH 43605, Phone: 888-456-3463

Romantic resorts, dog friendly cabin, boutique inn, B&B, hostel, photos, maps, discounts, conference, couples retreat: Things to Do in Queens NY, Day trips from NYC



23 Best Romantic Restaurants in Toledo, OH