10 Best Romantic web series on Netflix [2020

Believe it or not, every one of us wants once to be cool in some romantic show. And if you’re in the mood for a romance-drama web show, you can get more from Netflix.

There is nothing better than a little love to keep a series interesting, compelling, and oh-so-romantic. Whether it is to comfort our broken heart, drop some tears, or laugh a short, romantic drama series manage to bring out our hidden sentiments.

From rom-coms to fantasy series, its list has some heart-touching names.

Here’s the complete list of Best Romantic web series on Netflix. So, get ready to press play!

1. Outlander

  • Genre: Romance, Drama, Historical Fiction
  • Release Date: 9 August 2014
  • Cast: Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies, Graham McTavish, Grant O’Rourke, Stephen Walters, Gary Lewis, Lotte Verbeek
  • Director: Metin Hüseyin, Anna Foerster, Brian Kelly and more
  • Seasons: 5
  • Episodes: 58
  • Running Time: 53–90 minutes

Netflix Outlander is a Romantic drama series based on the novel of the same name by Diana Gabaldon. The series features Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall, a married former World War II nurse. She finds herself in 1946 transported back to Scotland in 1743.

In 1743, she encountered the striking Highland fighter Jamie Fraser and became entangled in the Jacobite risings. Along with romance, adventure, fantasy, drama, and historical feeling, you get everything in one series.

At first, I did not feel like watching the series after watching the total number of episodes. But when I started watching the series, then I got interested and finished it ultimately.

2. Little Things

  • Genre: Romance, Drama
  • Release Date: 25 October 2016
  • Cast: Dhruv Sehgal, Mithila Palkar, Navni Parihar, Rishi Deshpande, Loveleen Mishra 
  • Director: Ajay Bhuyan, Ruchir Arun, Sumit Aroraa
  • Seasons: 3
  • Episodes: 21
  • Running Time: 15-40 minutes

I think ita a proper romantic story which is released on Youtube channel, Dice Media, but later Netflix released the series on its platform.

Little Things is the story of a couple of Dhruv and Kavya, live in Mumbai in their 20s live together and have a relationship without being married.

Total of three seasons and 21 episodes to watch this series.

3. Romance Is a Bonus Book

  • Genre: Romantic Comedy
  • Release Date: 26 January 2019
  • Cast: Lee Na-young, Lee Jong-suk, Jung Yoo-jin, Wi Ha-Joon, Kim Tae-woo, Kim Yoo-mi, Jo Han-Chul, Kim Sun-young, Park Gyu-young, Lee Kwan-hoon, Choi Seung-Yoon
  • Director: Lee Jeong-Hyo
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 16

Romance Is a Bonus Book is one of the highest-rated Korean dramas series. Initially from tvN, Netflix adopted this series and released on their platform.

It’s a story of Cha Eun-ho, who is a successful writer and works as an editor of the book publishing company. Kang Dan-i is a former successful advertising copywriter.

Cha Eun-ho and Kang Dan-i are close friends because when Kang was a child, Cha saved him from an accident and was injured. But Cha Eun-ho helped her recap, and that’s why the two close friends.

What a lovely story and I’m telling you, you can’t forget this series if you’re a romantic genre lover.

4. Love Alarm

  • Genre: Romance, teen
  • Release Date: 25 October 2016
  • Cast: Kim So-Hyun, Jung Ga-ram, Song Kang, Z. Hera, Shin Seung-ho, Go Min-si 
  • Director: Lee Na-Jung
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 8
  • Running Time: 42–56 minutes

Another Korean series, Love Alarm, is a romantic teen drama based on the Daum webtoon of the same name by Chon Kye-young.

The story revolves around disruptive technology that allows users to discover love through an application. The app suggests whether someone within the nearness of a 10-meter range has romantic feelings for them.

Love Alarm is an exciting series with a good and romantic concept.

5. Love

  • Genre: Romance, Drama, Comedy
  • Release Date: 19 February 2016
  • Cast: Gillian Jacobs, Paul Rust, Claudia O’Doherty, Chris Witaske, Mike Mitchell, Brett Gelman, Iris Apatow, Bobby Lee, Saxon Sharbino 
  • Director: Dean Holland, Lynn Shelton, Michael Showalter and more
  • Seasons: 3
  • Episodes: 34
  • Running Time: 26–45 minutes

Love follows the story of a couple who must navigate the exhilarations and embarrassments of affection, dedication, and other things they were hoping to avoid.

This series explores male and female perspectives on romantic relationships.

This series is one of Netflix’s favorite series, and you cannot miss watching. The series is shown as a “down-to-earth look on dating.” I love this show because it’s not quite a sitcom, and it’s not entirely a drama. It feels authentic, like something you’ve felt in your life before.

6. Well Intended Love

  • Genre: Romance, Drama
  • Release Date: 17 January 2019
  • Cast: Wang Shuang, Xu Kaicheng, Ian Yi, Liu Jia Xi, Huang Qian Shuo, Sun Jia Qi, Kiwi Shang, Yang Hao Ming, Chen Xin Ru
  • Director: Wu Qiang
  • Seasons: 2
  • Episodes: 36
  • Running Time: 40–45 minutes

I don’t know why on Netflix, most of the romantic or drama series are Korean or Chinese. And most of those shows are the best to watch in this genre.

Well Intended Love is a Netflix adopted Chinese series from Sohu. The story revolves around young D-list actress, Xia Lin, who is diagnosed with leukemia.

She makes a marriage agreement with a handsome and young CEO, Ling Yi Zohu for the ensure a bone marrow contribution. This drama was perfect like absolutely perfect for the first half. The love, the characters, the humor, everything was terrific.

The series is one of Netflix’s not-to-be-forgotten series.

7. Special

  • Genre: Romance, Comedy
  • Release Date:12 April 2019
  • Cast: Ryan O’Connell, Jessica Hecht, Punam Patel, Marla Mindelle, Augustus Prew, Patrick Fabian, Kat Rogers, Jason Michael Snow, Brian Jordan Alvarez, Gina Hughes 
  • Director: Anna Dokoza
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 8
  • Running Time: 12–17 minutes

After watching the trailer of this series, I felt a little strange, but when I started watching the series, it was quite interesting.

It’s a story about a gay man, Ryan, with the common cerebral disease who decides to write his status and finally go after the life he desires.

As I told you, the show seemed a bit strange, but later this story looks so unique, powerful and severe that it is underestimated

8. My First First Love

  • Genre: Romance
  • Release Date:18 April 2019
  • Cast: Ji Soo, Jung Chae-Yeon, Jung Jin-young, Choi Ri, Kang Tae-oh, Hong Ji-Yoon, Yoon Da-hoon, Park Soo-young
  • Director: Oh Jin-Seok
  • Seasons: 2
  • Episodes: 16
  • Running Time: 42–56 minutes

Another South Korean romantic web series from Netflix, My First First Love, is a reboot of the OnStyle drama My First Time coming in 2015.

It’s a story of five youths and their dirty encounters with the thought of first love. My First First Love is a refreshing take on young adult relationships, with reality at its heart and minimal distortion.

Those who have an eye for the sensible and relatable coming of age Korean-dramas will surely enjoy it!

9. Virgin River

  • Genre: Romantic Drama
  • Release Date: 6 December 2019
  • Cast: Alexandra Breckenridge, Martin Henderson, Colin Lawrence, Jenny Cooper, Lauren Hammersley, Annette O’Toole, Tim Matheson
  • Director: Jann Turner, Andy Mikita, Martin Wood, Gail Harvey, Tim Matheson
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 10
  • Running Time: 41–48 minutes

Based on the Virgin River novels by Robyn Carr, this Netflix series shows the crazy, dramatic, and thriller story.

The series follows Melinda Monroe, who answers an ad to operate as an assistant and nurse practitioner in the remote California town of Virgin River. She thoughts that it will be the perfect place to start fresh and leave her disturbing memories behind.

But Monroe soon finds that small-town living isn’t entirely as innocent as she assumed. She must need to fix herself before she can truly make Virgin River her home.

I would recommend anyone who likes a romantic comedy to watch this. It is all of the emotions. You will laugh, cry, and fall in love.

10. Taj Mahal 1989

  • Genre: Romantic Drama
  • Release Date: 14 February 2020
  • Cast: Neeraj Kabi, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Sheeba Chaddha, Danish Hussain, Paras Priyadarshan, Anshul Chauhan, Anud Singh Dhaka, Shirin Sewani, Mihir Ahuja, Vasundhara Rajput
  • Director: Pushpendra Nath Misra
  • Seasons: 1
  • Episodes: 7

The second Indian web series in this list, Taj Mahal 1989’s story set in and around Lucknow city in the year 1989.

The story explore the politics of love through marriage, young romances, and friendships. This was just awesome! The amount of research in the content of the show was terrific. The number of details on the characters, especially the friend of the professor.

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