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Old 01-27-2011, 08:28 PM   #1
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Places to take a date in Richmond?

Hey everyone, can anyone give me some places to go to for a "romantic" place with my date? I know there's not a lot in Richmond, but naming any on the top of your head would be appreciated. Thanks a lot!
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iona beach .. watch planes ... it's nice n peaceful can lead to good conversations.
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^ Seeing that this is food forum I think hes talking about a restaurant....
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Steveston?

Check out Gudrun if you like cheese and wine. (I went there last Saturday and used a Groupon, it was good)
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Any of the resturant by the fisherman's wharf are all quite "romantic"
Charthouse, sockeye City, shady island are all decent seafood resturant places. Food is average, but view/mood is nice.
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Lol tigerhand.. Hahaha thanks everyone! Any more suggestions? :-)
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I don't know your budget/timing constraints but there is a restaurant located inside the new Westin (or was it Sheraton?) off Bridgeport and No. 3 Rd. The chef there has a few amazing dishes and has earned its reputation as a hidden gem.

Edit: It's called The Apron. The chef is the renowned Hamid Salimian who cooked at Diva @ The Met and The Westin Bear Mountain Resort in Victoria. I believe The Apron is also on the Dine Out Vancouver list.

The Apron's Facebook page. Hope that helps!
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I don't know your budget/timing constraints but there is a restaurant located inside the new Westin (or was it Sheraton?) off Bridgeport and No. 3 Rd. The chef there has a few amazing dishes and has earned its reputation as a hidden gem.

Edit: It's called The Apron. The chef is the renowned Hamid Salimian who cooked at Diva @ The Met and The Westin Bear Mountain Resort in Victoria. I believe The Apron is also on the Dine Out Vancouver list.

The Apron's Facebook page. Hope that helps!
Thanks! How are the pricings there?
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^There's a menu on their website that he posted.

I also like the set dinner menus at Hakkasan. Unfortunately, their location is not very romantic though, lol
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Thanks! How are the pricings there?
Just check out their menu. For example...dinner would be this: http://www.starwoodhotels.com/pub/me...inner_Menu.pdf
Their pricing aren't that bad for a fine dining experience.

They also have 5 courses meal ($50), 7 courses meal ($70), and 9 courses meal ($90.)
If the $50 one is in your budget, it should be able to impress your date
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wtf wheres the fail button when u need one...............

if you want a romantic meal, theres a small greek restaurant right beside the steveston pizza joint on moncton close to the buck and ear, cant remember the name but the food was decent, decor was warm and the owners very accomodating.
ill update when i get the name.


edit * Kisamos is the name, and get the calarmari
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wtf wheres the fail button when u need one...............

if you want a romantic meal, theres a small greek restaurant right beside the steveston pizza joint on moncton close to the buck and ear, cant remember the name but the food was decent, decor was warm and the owners very accomodating.
ill update when i get the name.


edit * Kisamos is the name, and get the calarmari
Next time I'm in richmond I'm going to check this Greek place out. I absolutely love calamari.
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why are you going on dates in richmond is the better question
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So where did you end up taking your date?
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Thanks everyone, I'm definitely going to keep these places in mind. Haha nope not pho LOL. I'm going to check out The Apron next week! I'll let you all know how it goes next week!
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I may end up trying The Apron tomorrow.
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Sounds good, give us a brief review if you end up going!
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Sounds good, give us a brief review if you end up going!
Sorry, I didn't get a chance to go. I called with the intention of reserving a table for 2 to have dinner. Unfortunately they were packed and could not accomodate since today was the last Dine Out night.

I'll try again later on this week or next week.
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Thanks everyone, I'm definitely going to keep these places in mind. Haha nope not pho LOL. I'm going to check out The Apron next week! I'll let you all know how it goes next week!
Going next weekend? Make you sure you make reservation before hand.
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Alright guys I went to the Apron on Valentines, if you guys still want I can write a brief review, just post here!
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opens pretty late. stuff is good and decently priced. thank me later.
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