Dubliners really are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a date night dining spot. We have lined up nine of the best romantic restaurants for you – what’s your favourite?
Amuse – Located at the St Stephen’s Green end of Dawson Street, Amuse is a chic, intimate spot perfect for a romantic date night. Chef Conor Dempsey, who has previously worked in Michelin-starred restaurants in the UK and France, guarantees to make your mouth water with perfectly executed French-style cooking coupled with a strong Asian influence.
One Pico – Located on a small cobbled back lane in Dublin, the restaurant’s location is ideal for a romantic getaway. Sit back in the comfy grey velour chairs lined along tables decked in linen tablecloths and enjoy luxurious and traditional French dining at its best. One Pico does not rely on special gadgets to entertain its guests, but the best classical cooking, where flavour and seasonality are paramount – we think it is one of the rare places where you can still lose yourself in old-school romance. No wonder, the restaurant holds an array of awards to its name such as ‘Best Dublin Restaurant’ (Food & Wine Magazine) and ‘Best Chef Dublin’ (Irish Restaurant Awards).
Rosa Madre – A visit to Rosa Madre feels like a short escape to Italy. Expect the most fresh and wonderful Italian food, including superb fish dishes – those who eat fish live and love longer! Located in the heart of Temple Bar, one of the most vibrant and buzzing areas of Dublin, you can be sure to have a date night that seems to be taken out of a Fellini movie.Continue Reading