3 Winnipeg Spots Named in Canada's 100 Most Romantic Restaurants

3 Winnipeg Spots Named in Canada’s 100 Most Romantic Restaurants

As diners prepare to celebrate love this Valentine’s Day, OpenTable, the world’s leading provider of online restaurant reservations announced Canada’s 100 Most Romantic Restaurants for 2018. These awards reflect the combined opinions of more than 500,000 restaurant reviews submitted by verified OpenTable diners for more than 2,000 restaurants in Canada.

The 100 Most Romantic list features restaurants from 46 cities across nine provinces. Ontario is the province with the most restaurants with 40 establishments, followed by Alberta with 20, British Columbia with 14 and Quebec with 13. Rounding out the list are restaurants from ManitobaNova ScotiaSaskatchewanNew Brunswick and Newfoundland. The Niagara region rules in romance with 12 of Canada’s most romantic restaurants, reinforcing its reputation as the honeymoon capital of the world.

The list includes celebrated Winnipeg romantic spots such as 529 Wellington, the classic Cafe Carlo and the charming Hy’s Steakhouse – Winnipeg.

In addition to ambiance, Canadians also favour particular cuisines for their romantic dinners. Steakhouses and Italian restaurants were our top choices while Canadian, Continental and French cuisines were also popular.

“From coast to coast, Canada has endless romantic dining options,” said Caroline Potter, Chief Dining Officer, OpenTable. “This year’s list is the ideal guide for those looking to spark connection on Valentine’s Day and beyond, featuring an array of restaurants that offer memorable experiences, from casual to fine dining.”

The list of the 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in Canada is generated solely from more than 500,000 restaurant reviews collected from verified OpenTable diners between December 1, 2016 and November 30, 2017. All restaurants with a minimum “overall” score and number of qualifying reviews were included for consideration. Qualifying restaurants were then scored and sorted according to the percentage of reviews for which “romantic” was selected as a special feature.

The complete list may also be viewed at https://www.opentable.com/m/100-most-romantic-restaurants-in-canada-2018/. Diners can also read more about the 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in Canada by visiting the OpenTable blog.