Many American cities have incredible food cultures. But which ones are the best for couples? Restaurants vary in their price offerings and dishes depending on where you are.
We have proven that Orlando, Florida is the best foodie city for couples in the United States, beating out other great food capitals across the US.
In our new study, affordability, quality, diversity, and romance were taken into account from the most populous metro areas in the US. This was done by looking at food costs as well as restaurant experience in those cities.
Before you plan your next foodie tour, have a look at our top foodie cities in the U.S. to see what they have to offer visitors and locals alike. Perhaps your favorite culinary destination has made the list.
In order to determine the best foodie cities for couples, MyDatingAdviser.com compared 150 of the most populated U.S. cities across four key dimensions 1) Affordability, 2) Romance, 3) Diversity and 4) Quality.
We evaluated each of those dimensions using 13 relevant metrics. These are listed below with their corresponding weights. Each dimension was graded on a 25-point scale and combined for a total Foodie City index score. A total score of 100 would represent the most favorable foodie city for couples.
We determined each city’s weighted average across all metrics to calculate its overall score and used the resulting scores to rank-order our sample. In determining our sample, we considered only the city proper in each case, excluding cities in the surrounding metro area.
Sources: Data used to create this ranking were collected from Numbeo and Tripadvisor.