Here's a list of romantic Burnaby restaurants that are the perfect place to take that special someone for Valentine's Day. (@trattoriabyglowbal/ Instagram)

Romantic Burnaby restaurants perfect for Valentine’s Day date night

Love is in the air, so is the smell of delicious dishes in candlelit restaurants.🍝💕

By Vikki Hui | February 11, 2022 |5:00 am

Love is in the air, so is the smell of delicious dishes in candlelit restaurants. Valentine’s Day is coming up, and we have just the list to help you plan the perfect night out on the most romantic day of the year. Let us know if we missed any of your favourite places to dine with your beloved!

Looking for more Valentine’s Day inspiration? Check out our list of florists in Burnaby and our treat list here.

Hart House Restaurant

When it comes to romantic restaurants in Burnaby, this beautiful establishment at Deer Lake Park is probably the first thing that comes to mind. Aside from the gorgeous Tudor-style architecture and the stunning view, Hart House has upped the ante with a special 4-course Valentine’s Day dinner menu for $88 per person with vegan options available upon request.
Address: 6664 Deer Lake Ave

Atlas Steak + Fish

OpenTable has named Atlas Steak + Fish as one of Canada’s most romantic restaurants, and for good reason. This modern take of the North American steakhouse offers an elevated dining experience by pairing scrumptious flavours with elegant decor and attentive service. Check out their special Valentine’s Day menu that is going to run from Feb 11 to 14.
Address: 4331 Dominion St

Little Billy’s Steak House

Little Billy’s is a family-owned restaurant in the Heights, and it’s a steak house with a Greek twist. The cozy family-oriented atmosphere will allow you to enjoy your romantic night out with ease, and their hearty portions will leave you satisfied.
Address: 6785 E Hastings St

Burnaby Mountain Clubhouse


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Located on the Burnaby Mountain Golf Course, this restaurant is another go-to spot for a beautiful view. If you’re planning to go for Valentine’s Day, make sure to reserve in advance for their 4-course Valentine’s Day dinner because they will not be open for walk-ins and à la carte.
Address: 7600 Halifax St

Riverway Clubhouse Restaurant

Riverway is another restaurant located on a golf course, and the view and decor are just as gorgeous. The Riverway Clubhouse was voted the A-List winner for Burnaby’s Favourite Wedding Venue two years in a row, and they are amping up the romance factor this Valentine’s Day. Like the Burnaby Mountain Clubhouse, they will also be offering a 4-course Valentine’s Day menu that is only available through advanced reservation.
Address: 9001 Bill Fox Way

Acqua Restaurant + Bar

This restaurant in the Executive Suites Hotel near Lougheed Hwy offers indoor and patio dining, and it is the perfect place for those who prefer a quieter atmosphere. Their happy hour menu comes with great deals and the food portions are deliciously generous.
Address: 4201 Lougheed Hwy

Sopra Sotto


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Italian food is a must when it comes to romance (think Lady and the Tramp), and Sopra Sotto in the Heights is a must-try for those looking for a cozy restaurant with great food. Their wood fire oven Neapolitan pizzas and handmade pasta are paired with locally-sourced ingredients, and they have a great wine selection to elevate the dining experience.
Address: 4022 Hastings St



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Speaking of Italian food, we can’t forget this regular on our lists. From family dinners to a romantic night out, you can count on Trattoria. They will be offering Valentine’s Day specials from Feb 11 to 14, which include a sharing platter for 2 with roasted rack of lamb and brown butter-poached lobster tails with sides, and a Love Platter for 2 with an assortment of delicious desserts.
Address: 102-4501 Kingsway

L’Artista Italian Restaurant

Get transported to Italy by the quaint decor and authentic flavours at L’Artista. They offer a wide selection of pasta and main dishes paired with an extensive wine menu, and their service is friendly and welcoming. If you’re looking for a restaurant with a more cozy and casual atmosphere while still feeling romantic, this could be the place for you!
Address: 3891 E Hastings St

Baci Ristorante


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This Italian restaurant in North Burnaby serves authentic dishes made from locally sourced ingredients. They also feature local musicians on weekends, and there’s a special $6 deal for a glass of wine and local beer from Tuesdays to Thursdays. They’re usually closed on Mondays, but they will be open for Valentine’s Day, so don’t forget to check out their special 4-course menu!
Address: 3728 Hastings St

La Forchetta


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Burnaby has a vibrant selection of authentic Italian flavours, and La Forchetta is one of them. The restaurant looks modern and stylish, and their wide selection of mouthwatering dishes are served on beautiful dinnerware. Their pasta is handmade daily by Chef Manrico and they also offer gluten free pasta for an additional $3.
Address: 5601 Hastings St

Vikki Hui

Burnaby Beacon contributor

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