5 romantic restaurants in Auburn perfect for Valentine’s Day

Botanic In Auburn
Botanic in Auburn has delicious cocktails. (Audrey Kent / The Bama Buzz)

The season of love is here, which means Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. If you’re looking for the perfect date night spot to spoil your Valentine, we have you covered.

Keep reading to see some of the most romantic restaurants in Auburn.

1. Botanic

Botanic offers the best elevated Southern cuisine, surrounded by a romantic ambiance. They offer indoor and outdoor seating that you can reserve in advance for a special night with the one you love.

They have many different dishes and custom cocktails to choose from, so no matter what your appetite and tastes are, you are sure to find something you’ll enjoy.

OUR REC: Charcuterie Board, Marry Me Three-Cheese Tortellini

2. Venditori’s Italian Restaurant

If you love tasty Italian food in an authentic Italian environment, then you’ll love Venditori’s Italian Restaurant. They are the perfect choice if you want to go somewhere you can dress casual or classy.

They also have an extensive menu with every Italian dish you could want, including pasta and pizza.

OUR REC: Stuffed Mushrooms, Pasta Lover’s Special, Chocolate Cannoli

3. Hamilton’s

The Chicken Provencal is a great choice at Hamilton’s in Auburn. (Audrey Kent / The Bama Buzz)

Hamilton’s offers two locations: one in the hub of downtown Auburn and one further away from the buzz and crowd. However, both locations are equally as charming and serve the same delicious food and drinks.

Auburn Locals love the cozy and intimate atmosphere.

OUR REC: Chicken Provencal

4. The Depot

Seafood lovers—if you want to treat your Valentine to a luxurious experience, The Depot in Auburn is the place for you.

The Depot is a gulf-coasted brasserie in a renovated train depot with a globally inspired menu where seafood meets land. They have the freshest food options, curated cocktails and an extensive wine list.

OUR REC: Crabbed-Stuffed Carolina Rainbow Trout

5. Acre

Acre offers Southern-inspired fare, charcuterie and cocktails served in a chic, rustic environment. The low lighting and comfortable seating is a great fit for your Valentine’s dinner.

Their food is carefully sourced, with drink options that can please any palette.

OUR REC: Hemmingway Daquiri, Beef Short Rib Bolognese, Caramel Upside Down Cake

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