Whether looking to celebrate a special romantic anniversary or to mark the start of a brand-new romance, there are plenty of restaurants in Los Angeles that are sure to spark that loving feeling. From the second you enter the front door to those last lingering moments, these are the 10 best romantic restaurants in the City of Angels, places where time stands still as you and your darling sip, sup and canoodle to your heart's content. There are traditional classics like Valentino, Yamashiro, Il Cielo and the Inn of the Seventh Ray, places that have witnessed plenty of proposals over the many years they have been a part of the Southern California dining scene, as well as newer favorites like Culina in the Four Seasons Hotel and Nobu Malibu. Each restaurant presents a truly wonderful setting that is perfectly suited to having private moments; and each also offers up world-class dishes that practically cry out for sharing with the one you love. Don't forget the champagne!