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Best Dinner Date Spots in Vancouver, WA

Fall is almost upon us, and what better way to spend a Friday night this season than with a fun dinner date? Whether you’re new to the Vancouver, WA, area or you’ve called this city home for a while now, we’ve gathered a few favorite spots sure to offer an unforgettable dinner, all within a short drive from the Acero Haagen Park community. 


Elements Restaurant

A classy restaurant proud to offer an “intimate dining experience,” Elements Restaurant in Vancouver serves a variety of simple, elegant and creative meals that showcase Chef Sosa’s passion for his craft and dedication to his customers. The menu boasts a mixture of flavors and ingredients sure to make your dining experience a unique and enjoyable one. 


Salty’s on the Columbia River

A brief 25-minute drive over to Portland, Salty’s on the Columbia River is a beautiful waterfront dining experience. Known as the best seafood and steak restaurant in town, a meal at Salty’s will include friendly service and award-winning cuisine. You’ll enjoy a stunning view of the Columbia, with an equally breathtaking backdrop of Mt. Hood, while eating your choice of crab, lobster, salmon, oysters, steak, pasta or chicken. 


Roots Restaurant & Bar

Located in Camas, Roots Restaurant & Bar has all the charm you’d expect from a Pacific Northwest dining experience. Their dining room offers a warm atmosphere with friendly service, a fully-stocked bar and excellent cuisine. With a menu that changes seasonally, there’s always something new to try at Roots. 


Q Restaurant & Bar

Back in Portland, Q Restaurant & Bar is a family-owned cook-from-scratch dining experience. Whether you’re seated at the bar, in the dining room or at the Chefs Counter, the restaurant features an open view of the kitchen so you can watch Executive Chef Anne Cuggino create her masterpieces. The perfect spot for an on-the-go lunch, a dinner with the family or a romantic date night, Q Restaurant & Bar is the place to be. 


Morton’s The Steakhouse

In walking distance to the Portland riverfront, Morton’s The Steakhouse is located close by notable landmarks such as Rose Garden Arena and the Oregon Convention Center. An elegant dining experience in the city, Morton’s has several rooms for private meetings or parties in addition to the main dining room and Bar 12-21. With a wide variety of steaks, seafood and wine, make your reservation today for an unforgettable meal.