Place to Impress a Date - 2012 Winners

Published Nov 26, 2012

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.

2012 Winner

1. Inn of the Seventh Ray

Voters Love

"the best that i been in my live... I went there with my BF and we did have a blast with the place and also with the..."  via Rainbow Flowers 4 You

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128 Old Topanga Canyon Road Topanga CA 90290
2012 Runner-Up

2. Dar Maghreb

Voters Love

"not going to find a more interesting way to spend the evening than at Dar Maghreb. the dancers are an extra bonus."  via Lizzy L.

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7651 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles CA 90046
2012 Finalist

3. The Little Door

Voters Love

"guys--if you're trying to impress a girl, take her here. it's so romantic and beautiful. I had a first date here when I was..."  via Susanica T.

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8164 West 3rd Street Los Angeles CA 90048
2012 Finalist

4. Cafe del Rey

Voters Love

"Great view and great food." 

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4451 Admiralty Way Marina del Rey CA 90292
2012 Finalist

5. The Bazaar

Voters Love

"Creative menu, delicious food!! Save your appetite for this meal, you won't regret it!"  via Amanda C.

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465 South La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles CA 90048
Contest Overview
  • 28,509
    Total Votes
  • 16,497
  • 158

The 2012 LA HOTLIST awards are based on more than 28,000 votes from local Los Angeles-area experts.

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