Coldwater Cafe: One of America's Most Romantic Restaurants

last updated 02/03/2017
Coldwater Cafe: One of America's Most Romantic Restaurants

Are you ready to make a reservation for Valentine's Day? Open Table has listed a local Dayton-area restaurant as one of the "100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America"!

Coldwater Cafe: One of America's Most Romantic Restaurants

Coldwater Cafe & Catering in downtown Tipp City has been singled out by as one of the top "Most Romantic Restaurants' in America". is an online restaurant-reservation service that allows you to book tables in real time.  Only restaurants that are part of its network were eligible for this list, so not all local restaurants were considered.  However, according to Open Table, “These awards reflect the combined opinions of more than 10 million restaurant reviews submitted by verified OpenTable diners for more than 24,000 restaurants in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.”

Jenny Swigart, General Manager at Coldwater told us the whole team was thrilled to be included in the list.  "The accolades that we received from OpenTable are directly in line with our mission statement," said Swigart.  "We talk every day about creating a memorable dining experience for all of our guests.  We are honored to serve our guests in this fashion and we are honored to be listed as one of the top 100 romantic places to dine in America."

"These winning restaurants understand that sharing a delicious meal is a universal rite of courtship at any stage of a relationship," OpenTable’s chief dining officer said in a press release. "Whether diners are out celebrating Valentine's Day or simply connecting over a flirty dinner, this year's honorees excel at setting the table for romance."

Coldwater Cafe is described on Open Table as "Casual, Elegant", and has a 4.8 out of 5-star rating.  

It's not hard to see why when you read some of the recent reviews left for the restaurant:

"Food, service, and ambi[a]nce were absolutely outstanding!"

"First class service and great chef. A must visit when in Dayton Ohio area."

"If trying to impress ... a special someone, definitely the place to go north of Dayton."

Coldwater Cafe is located at 19 E. Main Street Tipp City, Ohio 45371.  Hours are Tuesday - Thursday 11AM - 9PM and Friday - Saturday 11AM - 10PM.  Call (937) 667 - 0007 for reservations or visit  Reservations for Valentine's Day at Coldwater Cafe are being taken now.

Coldwater Cafe's owner and chef, Nick Hoover, also recently opened the Bodega Wine and Specialty Foods Market, which is located right next door to the restaurant. Bodega — a Spanish word for a small grocery or wine store — offers a variety of specialty foods and wine that are unique to the Tipp City, Ohio area.  Bodega is open Tuesday to Saturday 10AM-7PM and closed Sunday and  Monday.

Bodega is currently offering 25% off all chocolates with a purchase of one or more bottles of wine through Valentine's Day.

About Coldwater Cafe & Catering
This restaurant housed in a former bank building in the heart of downtown Tipp City offers quality dining in a small-town setting. The decor is warm and welcoming and is a delight for the senses. The fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere while the full bar allows patrons a relaxing stop while awaiting a fabulous meal. The inviting atmosphere encourages relaxed conversation. You may be surprised to find that a restaurant in such a small town has some rather sophisticated choices on the menu alongside your more normal fare, with entrees such as ostrich being offered. If you are looking for a decadent dessert, look no further than the butter-drenched English Tea Cake! An easy drive from all points in the Dayton area, words cannot do it justice. A visit is a must and will be the first of many.

Find the complete list of romantic restaurants on Open Table's website: 100 Most Romantic Restaurants in America.

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