You survived 9 long weeks of summer vacation. School is back in session and your routine is falling into place. We think you deserve a night out. We’ve gathered up your suggestions, along with some top rated spots, plus a few of the good old standard restaurants in an effort to make your next night out a delicious one.
The Alex – Small plates are perfect for sharing, and many readers gave it great reviews.
Blacktree – Our readers gave it great reviews, but noted the fine dining prices made it a “for special occasions only” locale.
Carriage House – Award winning fine dining that many of our readers swear by.
Celli’s Osteria – Serving rustic Italian dishes, boasting an extensive wine listing as well.
Di Mario’s Trattoria – Offering traditional Italian plates to a few creative dishes downtown.
Downtown Bistro and Grille – Casual fine dining, with great reviews. Their soups are recommended
Honey West – Billed as casual yet classy, their menu covers everything from Asian to steak to fish dishes.
Lord Nelson – Fine dining. Steak, lobster, and seafood restaurant. One of our pricier options, but well reviewed.
Martini House – Intimate, great ambiance, and fabulous food according to our readers.
Napoleon’s – Steak and seafood. Reservations are a must. Normal fine dining prices. Amber recommends the Caesar salad to start.
Paradiso Restaurant – Casual dining, open kitchen, dishes from Greece & Italy.
Pepperwood – Dine indoors or on their patio while enjoying a wide variety of delicious foods.
Rayhoon Persian Eatery – Wake up your taste buds with Persian delicacies. Located in The Village Square.
SB Prime – Small boutique-style Steakhouse downtown with patio and piano bar.
Sotiris Shish Kebab House – Casual dining, large portions and reasonable prices. Amber’s family loves it here.
Spencer’s – Beautiful views, with a strong focus on local ingredients.
Stonehouse – Serving Mediterranean, seafood and even gourmet pizza.
Test Kitchen – With the menu always changing, you’re sure to find something new to try.
Water Street Cooker – With it’s rich history and expansive menu, it was a favourite spot for our readers.
These are some popular chain restaurants that our readers recommended.
Share your restaurant suggestions in the comments, and share this delicious list with a friend who could use a night out.
Now all you need is a babysitter!