Romantic Restaurant - 2008 Winners

Published Aug 28, 2008

Does the thought of date night make you break out in cold sweats? Do you curse the heavens every time Valentine's Day raises the romantic stakes of your relationship? Don't worry, we've got you covered. These restaurants have been vetted by HOT LIST voters and are good bets to deliver a romantic atmosphere with top notch food and service.

2008 Winner

1. Saffron

Voters Love

"Beyond amazing! That is just about the only explanation for this remarkable restaurant and the gracious staff. I have had..." 

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3425 Mission Inn Ave Riverside CA 92501
2008 Runner-Up

2. Mission Inn Restaurant & Spanish Patio

Voters Love

"The Mission Inn is so unique to Riverside, the atmosphere so one of a kind, it cannot be over looked. The Mission Inn is in..." 

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3649 Mission Inn Ave Riverside CA 92501
2008 Finalist

3. Mario's Place Restaurant

Voters Love

"ok this place is amazing I've had my company christmas party here and it was beyond anything I could hope for. The place has..." 

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3646 Mission Inn Ave Riverside CA 92501
2008 Finalist

4. Restaurant Omakase

Voters Love

"I have frequently enjoyed Omakase since its opening. Brein and Roryann Clements and their excellent wait staff have..." 

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3720 Mission Inn Ave Riverside CA 92501
2008 Finalist

5. D'Canters

Voters Love

"Fabulous food!!! We have been there with our Family and the selections that they offer are outstanding. They offer a very..." 

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32100 Clinton Keith Rd Wildomar CA 92595
2008 Finalist

5. Vineyard Rose

Voters Love

"My favorite restaurant in the Inland Empire! Excellent food and service. We have celebrated everything from bridal Showers..." 

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34843 Rancho California Rd Temecula CA 92591
Contest Overview
  • 6,935
    Total Votes
  • 4,767
  • 78

The 2008 Best of the Riverside HOTLIST awards are based on more than 6,900 votes from local Inland Empire-area experts.

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