A Romantic Dinner Rendezvous Near Ocean Reef Resort

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Everybody needs a little romance in their life. And, of course, the Ocean Reef Resort can provide all the ambience needed to rekindle the flame or make it glow brighter.

While a peaceful moonlight stroll on the beach might provide the perfect ending to a wonderful night, the perfect ending needs a brilliant beginning. Consider some of these Myrtle Beach restaurants located near Ocean Reef for a flawless romantic dinner rendezvous.

Lombardo’s Italian Restaurant — This Italian restaurant was seemingly designed with the romantic rendezvous in mind. Located just a few minutes from Ocean Reef, Lombardo’s offers excellent customer service and homemade Italian food that is rich with tradition. You can’t go wrong bringing your loved one here. Open Monday thru Sunday, 4 p.m.–10 p.m. Reservations are suggested.

Bonefish Grill —Part of a national chain, this restaurant’s candlelit tables provide a prime setting for a romantic dinner for two. The service here is exceptional, and each Angler, as they call their servers, is knowledgeable about every item on the fresh fish-focused menu. Opens at 4 p.m. Monday–Friday, 11 a.m. on Saturday, and 10 a.m. on Sunday.

Martin’s Restaurant — Martin’s trademark slogan is “Specially for you” — but in this case it’s especially for you two. Martin’s Restaurant is located right next door to the Ocean Reef Resort in the beautiful Long Bay Resort. Walk on over for a truly romantic culinary experience. The seafood- and steak-focused menu, the service and the warm feeling that only Martin’s can deliver is sure to leave you satisfied. Reservations are suggested for this unique dining experience that comes complete with tableside preparation. Open daily from 7 a.m.–10 p.m.

Flamingo Grill — If art deco surroundings and friendly service are your idea of romance, then the Flamingo Grill is the place you want to be. The food here is outstanding, and all the Myrtle Beach locals know about the Lowcountry crab cakes and blackened prime rib. The service is as friendly and sweet as Southern tea. Much Myrtle Beach history lives in and around this place. You don’t need reservations, but it may be a good idea to call ahead. Many locals say you haven’t experienced Myrtle Beach until you have eaten at the Flamingo Grill. Opens at 4:15 p.m., Monday thru Saturday.

Carrabba’s Italian Grill — It may be a restaurant chain, but the atmosphere here is awesome for a romantic memory. Italian food is passionate enough already, but add your romance and a little red wine, and it can be a true love story. Their servers can explain every item on the menu in perfect detail. Opens at 4 p.m. Monday–Friday and at 11 a.m. on weekends.

Vacation time is romance time. Let the Ocean Reef Resort and these special restaurants host the perfect romantic rendezvous for you and your special someone. Love is in the air, and it’s time you breathe it in.