Restaurants The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners  

Restaurant Chains
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List Rules Fancy, romantic restaurant chains (at least 10 locations) suitable for anniversaries and special meals

A list of the Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners. Looking for somewhere romantic to go to celebrate your anniversary? Browse through our list of the most popular restaurant chains for anniversaries to find the best eating place to take your sweetheart on your anniversary. Ranked in order of most popular restaurants for anniversaries to least popular, you are sure to find an excellent choice of restaurant for your special anniversary. If you don’t see a favorite restaurant listed, go ahead and add it to the list. You can also vote for your favorite restaurants and see them get ranked higher on the list.

From the Italian romance of Olive Garden to the western décor of Texas Roadhouse, there are styles and themes on this list to suit any couple. Romantic steakhouses like Ruth's Chris and Morton's ensure quiet alone-time, while more bustling restaurants like The Melting Pot and The Cheesecake Factory encourage sharing. Make this anniversary a night to remember by picking out that one special restaurant that is enjoyed by both partners. You can rerank this list to make your own list of favorite anniversary dinner restaurants as well.

So go ahead and look through this list to find that one special romantic eating place. You can also research particular restaurants to find one in your area. Try something new this year, and make this special meal a surprise that will never be forgotten. Pick out a new favorite restaurant for this year’s anniversary dinner.
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The Cheesecake Factory is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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The Melting Pot is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Olive Garden is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Capital Grille Holdings Inc is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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Morton's The Steakhouse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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P. F. Chang's China Bistro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Outback Steakhouse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Benihana is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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McCormick & Schmick's is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Maggiano's Little Italy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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The Old Spaghetti Factory is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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Red Lobster is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Legal Seafoods is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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LongHorn Steakhouse is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Rainforest Cafe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Fogo de Chão is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Carrabba's Italian Grill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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Romano's Macaroni Grill is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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Buca di Beppo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Smith Wollensky Restaurant Gro... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Grand Lux Cafe LLC is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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Carino's Italian is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Famous Dave's is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Chili's is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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T.G.I. Friday's is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Ground Round is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Joe's Crab Shack is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Ruby Tuesday is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Claim Jumper is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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Bertucci's is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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On the Border Mexican Grill & ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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Ted's Montana Grill is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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BD's Mongolian Grill is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners

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Mazzio's is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Restaurant Chains for Anniversary Dinners
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