2024 Date Night Restaurant Guide

Date Night Restaurant Guide

All mamas deserve a night out with the one they love. We have created a guide to the best date night restaurants throughout Fairfield County. We have included some of the most romantic spots and those more casual places where the food speaks for itself. No matter what type of cuisine you and your partner love, this guide will help you find your next favorite date night eatery. We hope you can use this guide, venture out of your comfort zone, and start tasting what Fairfield County restaurants have to offer. As always, please support our sponsors! Enjoy!


The Granola Bar

Nestled in the heart of Darien’s Corbin District, The Granola Bar’s newest location is the perfect venue for your next date night! Designed around an elevated vision of comfort food, their mission is to be a welcoming, home-away-from-home steeped in community and rooted in hospitality and connection. Join them Tuesday through Saturday for dinner and enjoy the newly updated dinner menu. Featuring a delicious collection of shareable starters, mouthwatering mains, delectable desserts, and craft cocktails.

Dine-in and receive a complimentary dessert with the mention of Fairfield County Mom.


Via Sforza
Experience a culinary journey at Via Sforza Trattoria! Nestled on the Westport/Norwalk border, their stone cottage exudes Italian charm. From delectable brick oven pizzas to exquisite veal and salmon, savor the freshest ingredients in every dish. Their inviting ambiance, whether in the main dining room, all-seasons patio, al fresco setting, or rustic cantina room, transports you to an Italian escape. Celebrating 30+ years, Via Sforza promises an unforgettable dining experience, blending tradition with culinary innovation. Your gateway to authentic Italian flavors awaits!


Capuli Restaurant
Capuli Restaurant is a California-Mediterranean Fusion. Chef and owner Armando Brito brings his culinary expertise from the San Francisco Bay Area. Delighting his guests with a separate lunch and dinner menu. All dishes are homemade and prepared to order, including gluten-free and vegetarian options. All is fresh and delicious.

Mention FCMom Sunday through Thursday, and receive 10% off when you dine in. The offer ends on February 29, 2024.


Hudson Table
Hudson Table is an interactive culinary studio and event space focused on experiential dining. The Stamford location offers recreational cooking classes for adults and children, a beautiful cafe space, and bespoke onsite and offsite catering services – all facilitated by industry-leading chefs. Visit their website to view the current calendar of hands-on classes and events perfect for a date night, a friendly get-together, or special occasions such as birthdays and anniversaries. Please contact [email protected] for private event inquiries.



Portofino Restaurant & Wine Bar in Bethel, CT serves authentic Northern Italian cuisine and is a warm, relaxing destination for wining and dining with friends and family. Catering is available, too. Enjoy cuisine with influences from Europe, the Mediterranean, and contemporary American fine foods. Save room for one of Owner and Chef Rocco’s decadent desserts! Portofino has a large selection of fine wines and a distinctive cocktail menu in their Wine Bar. Plus, every Thursday evening from 5-9 p.m. is Ladies’ Night with buy one/get one free drinks for all ladies. Ask for a Louitini, a specially crafted cocktail by Owner and Bartender Lou! Portofino is the perfect location for lunch, dinner, date night, business gatherings, and special occasions. They look forward to serving you soon!

Enjoy a complimentary glass of house wine with your meal when you mention Fairfield County Mom! The offer expires on February 29, 2024.


Nestled in a historic landmark in Southport, Paci set the benchmark for excellence as the first ‘farm to table’ restaurant. Artfully blending seasonal and organic ingredients in a sophisticated modern upscale ambiance complimented by an award-winning wine cellar. The result embodies a flawless dining experience – a celebration of flavors, tradition, and elegance that has defined Paci for nearly three decades.


Geronimo Tequila Bar and Southwest Grill brings the authentic taste of Santa Fe, New Mexico to Fairfield (and New Haven!). With acclaimed Executive Chef Arturo Franco-Camacho at the helm, Geronimo’s cuisine is 100% Southwestern, even sourcing its Chile peppers directly from New Mexico, with the menu including tableside guacamole, tacos with housemade corn tortillas, award-winning chile, salads, and more, as well as a kids’ menu and special vegetarian options. With over 400 tequila options, the bar also offers more than 40 varieties of Mezcal, an extensive wine and beer list, and top-shelf liquors. The restaurant provides in-house dining in its dining room (with a fireplace and special scorpion table!) or a covered, heated patio and takeout/catering options.

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