If you’re hoping to ramp up the romance this year, why not treat your special someone to a night or two away from home? We’ve picked five UK cities that are perfect for a loved-up weekend break, plus some restaurants that are guaranteed to set sparks flying across the table.
The Scottish capital is one of those cities that oozes charm no matter where you look. Located between rolling hills and the sea, Edinburgh sets hearts racing with its stunning castle overlooking the city and tiny cobbled lanes leading through the Old Town.
Café St. Honoré – Café St. Honoré brings French flair to modern-day Edinburgh. Its décor transports you to 1920s Paris with plenty of soft candlelight – perfect for gazing into your date’s eyes. Owner and chef Neil Forbes makes a point of using fairly traded and locally sourced ingredients, so you and your date can tuck into culinary delights with a good conscience, too. Save room for dessert – we highly recommend the vanilla crème brulée to share.
The Stockbridge Restaurant – Stockbridge is one of Edinburgh’s most charming districts, with cobbled lanes and the Water of Leith running through it. Right in the heart of historic Stockbridge you’ll find this cosy, family-run restaurant and we promise you and your date will feel at ease immediately. Head chef Jason, his partner Jane, and their team proudly present fresh and creative cooking, hand-picked wines and a welcoming ambience.Continue Reading