Valentine's Day is just around the corner. Need some ideas for a great restaurant in Northwest Indiana for a romantic dinner with your sweetie? Check out these terrific options, pick your favorite, make your reservation and get ready to impress your special someone with delicious cuisine and wonderful ambiance!

There are also a number of restaurants doing special dinners for Valentine's Day. Find those and more fun ideas in our blog Valentine's Date Ideas and Events in Northwest Indiana. 

Asparagus Avocado Crispy Rolls

Asparagus, Merrillville

Experience fine dining at Merrillville's Asparagus in a serenely elegant, Zen-like environment while savoring dishes freshly fashioned from the cuisines of Thailand, Vietnam and the Americas, all infused with classic French culinary artistry. 


Bedarra Bar Arancini Di Riso

Bedarra Bar

This hip and distinguished hot spot located near downtown Crown Point is a great spot for couples. Bedarra Bar serves exquisite hand-crafted cocktails along with an exceptionally tempting menu of small plates and deliciously shareable food.

Brewery Lodge & Supper Club

Brewery Lodge & Supper Club, Michigan City

With its hand-hewn timbers, fireplaces, and warm atmosphere, The Brewery Lodge & Supper Club is sure to create a special evening with that special someone. The main house was built in 1930, and has been recently updated to include a craft beer & wine lounge, and restaurant with several outdoor terraces.  

Council Oaks miso roasted Alaskan King Crab

Council Oak Steaks & Seafood, Gary

Your dining experience will take you on a culinary journey that will exceed your palate's expectations at Council Oaks. Your taste buds will tickle with anticipation as you choose from their award-winning wine selection, featuring boutique wines brought to you from the Old World and the New.

Farmhouse Restaurant cake

Farmhouse Restaurant, Fair Oaks

With its many seating options and beautiful fireplace, Farmhouse Restaurant at Fair Oaks Farms is a wonderful place for a scrumptious meal, cocktails and a variety of wines.


Ginos Prime and Surf

Gino’s Prime and Surf

The the restaurant of choice for those wanting that true “Chicago” steakhouse experience in Northwest Indiana is Gino’s Prime and Surf

Lighthouse Restaurant on Cedar Lake

Lighthouse Restaurant, Cedar Lake

Nestled on the shores of beautiful Cedar Lake, Lighthouse Restaurant features a large menu with delectable offerings. Surrounded by windows, you can enjoy the scenery of the woods and the water while savoring cuisine that is found nowhere else in the region.


Montego Bay Grille - Hobart Restaurants

Montego Bay Grill, Hobart

Enjoy Caribbean fusion at Montego Bay Grill located in downtown Hobart. They only use the freshest ingredients to prepare their meals and house drink specialties.


NISI Greek Taverna

NISI Greek Taverna, Schererville

Sail away to the Greek Islands at NISI Greek Taverna and enjoy the essence of Greek cuisine. For reservations, please call 219-515-2951 or email

Prime Steakhouse Crown Point - crab cakes

Prime Steakhouse, Crown Point

Prime Steakhouse is Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland’s go-to steakhouse and fine dining restaurant located on the historic Crown Point Square. You are set to have a great time with a selection of top steaks and seafood paired with a martini or wine.


Provecho Chile Relleno

Provecho, Crown Point

Provecho delivers a fine dining experience with a unique mixture of exquisite Latin American and Spanish culinary specialties, paired with expertly handcrafted drinks to historic downtown Crown Point


Teibel's fried perch

Teibel's, Schererville

Teibel's family-owned restaurant in Schererville is the perfect spot to enjoy a delicious meal with your special someone. You can choose to dine in their upscale dining room or go for a more casual approach in their cafe. Try one of their famous dishes like fried chicken or lake perch.

Theo's Steak and Seafood

Theo's Steak and Seafood, Highland

Theo's is Northwest Indiana's #1 steakhouse. They take pride in offering only the best cuts of meat and the finest fresh seafood available. 

White Hawk River Rock Chicken Parmesan

White Hawk's River Rock, Crown Point

White Hawk's River Rock Restaurant is located directly inside their clubhouse. With a wide variety of lunch and dinner options, alongside a full bar, you will find something to truly hit the spot.


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