With a castle, cobbled streets and surroundings hills, Edinburgh is an undeniably beautiful and romantic city. And, unsurprisingly, this superb Scottish city is home to a wealth of romantic restaurants, but how do you know which ones make for the best dates?
Here are some of our favourite, most romantic restaurants in Edinburgh…
Cafe St Honoré 34 North West Thistle Street Lane EH2 1EA
Tucked away on a quaint and cobbled lane in the heart of Edinburgh’s New Town, Café St Honoré is elegant French establishment offering a relaxed fine dining environment that will certainly impress your date.
Chic yet simple in its décor, Café St Honoré has mirrored walls, white tablecloths and bistro-style furnishings, giving the place a real authentic Parisian feel throughout – the perfect setting for taking the special someone you met browsing dating sites on a romantic date.
The Witchery by the Castle Castlehill, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2NF
Perched on top of the prestigious Royal Mile and next to Edinburgh Castle, The Witchery is undoubtedly one of most scenic and romantic places for a date in Edinburgh.
The Witchery lives within a remarkable, 16th Century building and is often frequented by stars such as Ewan McGregor and Catherine Zeta Jones, to name but a few.
The menu presents an array of utterly mouth-watering dishes including some classic Scottish dishes such as Angus beef, as well as lamb, game and lobster, making it one of the more indulgent and delectable restaurants for a date in Edinburgh.
The Grain Store 30 Victoria Street (1st Floor) EH1 2JW
Overlooking one of the more picturesque streets in the city, The Grain Store exudes a unique atmosphere throughout.
Formerly an old storeroom, The Grain Store has been beautifully renovated into a stunning restaurant which boasts one of the most sought after views in Edinburgh.
Bare wood floors and vaulted rooms create a charming and rustic backdrop which is perfect for an intimate candlelit dinner date.
For more date ideas, and to start dating in Edinburgh, visit our Edinburgh dating page.