55 Restaurant Copycat Recipes for a Romantic Date Night- All She Cooks (2024)

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Who doesn't love good restaurant copycat recipes?! How about restaurant copycat recipes for a romantic date night at home? As nice as it is to go out to a romantic dinner,sometimes that's not possible due to work schedules, babysitter woes, etc. Plus, who wants to fight the crowds?! So, I've pulled together a HUGE list of restaurant copycat recipes to bring home your favorite take-out meals for a romantic dinner or on Valentine's Day!

55 Restaurant Copycat Recipes for a Romantic Date Night- All She Cooks (1)

Restaurant Copycat Recipes: Drinks

My favorite recipe from this list is theStarbucks Copycat Mocha Frappuccinorecipe. This thing is SO good and truly tastes like the real thing! I love to serve it in a cute mason jar like in the photos. Making Starbucks drinks at home is so much cheaper!

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Restaurant Copycat Recipes: Breakfast

My favorite recipe from this list is The Best Copycat Cinnabon Cinnamon Roll Recipe. They are unbelievably good and taste just like the real thing... all made in your own kitchen!

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Restaurant Copycat Recipes: Soups, Chilis, and Salads

My favorite recipe from this list is theOlive Garden Zuppa Toscana recipe. This is my family's favorite soup EVER because it tastes so good (thanks, Olive Garden, for the inspiration!) and you can easily make it in the slow cooker.

More copycat recipes in the soups, chilis, and salads category:

Restaurant Copycat Recipes: Main Dishes

My favorite recipe from this category is theP.F. Chang’s Mongolian Beefrecipe.Yummy white sticky rice makes this bowl of scrumptious Asian-fare even more inspiring. And each bite leaves you wanting to take another… because you want to experience the amazing flavor all over again!

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Restaurant Copycat Recipes: Sides

My favorite recipe from this category is theImpostor Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuits recipe.There is seriously nothing like those cheddar biscuits from Red Lobster, and this version is thebest I've ever tried!

More copycat recipes in the sides category:

Restaurant Copycat Recipes: Dips, Sauces, and Dressings

My favorite recipe from this category is the Chuy's Creamy Jalapeno Ranch Diprecipe. You just can't go wrong with anything from Chuy's, and this copycat version is on-point!

More copycat recipes in the dips, sauces, and dressings category:

Restaurant Copycat Recipes: Desserts

My favorite recipe from this category is theCopycat Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate Peppermint Bark recipe. Dark chocolate and peppermint combined are pure perfection!

More copycat recipes in the desserts category:

Do you have a favorite restaurant copycat recipe that I've missed? Leave your link in the comments!

More Copycat Recipes

  • Cheesecake Factory Carrot Cake
  • Homemade Peanut Butter Cups
  • Copycat Cheesecake Factory Oreo Cheesecake
  • Homemade Spicy Chicken Tenders

Reader Interactions


  1. Annamaria

    Great list. I'm going to try Cinnabon recipe first.


    • Jillian

      Ooh, yeah! Those look divine!

      Thanks for stopping bY! 🙂


    • Jillian

      I'll have to try that! I made something similar recently and my kids gobbled it up! Thanks for sharing! 🙂


  2. Tameka

    Awesome list of recipes. Visiting via Tasty Tuesdays.


    • Jillian

      Thanks for stopping by! 🙂


  3. Tamara

    We love trying to recipes, well we love to eat out too. So this post is great info that I am going to Pin


    • Jillian

      Awesome! Thanks for the pin!!


  4. Jillian

    I know! I got soooo hungry compiling it! 😉


  5. Tammy

    Wow, that is a terrific list! Thanks for linking up with the Bloggers Brags Pinterest Party. I have pinned your post to the Bloggers Brags Pinterest Board!


  6. Jessica McCoy

    Thanks- we'll be sure to check it out!


  7. Elizabeth (Rock-A-Bye Parents)

    What a great list, and a great idea! We have hardly ever gone out on V-day because fighting the crowds is such a pain.


  8. Laurie

    This is a great collection of copycat recipes!

    Thank you for stopping by the Thoughtful Spot Weekly Blog Hop this week. We hope to see you drop by our neck of the woods next week!


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