Romantic Restaurants in Edinburgh
Looking to sweep your bae off their feet and treat them to a suave evening of fine dining? Well, Edinburgh is the perfect city for you. Home to a handful of Michelin-starred establishments, cosy kitchens and elegant eateries, the Scottish capital has always been on point when it comes to romantic dinners. Whether your partner loves Indian food, is head over heels for all things traditional or enjoys trying something a bit quirky, our line-up of romantic restaurants is certain to cater for whatever date night you have in mind.
Nothing says romance like staring into each others eyes over a hearty steak. Settle into plush leather seating, surrounded by marble accents and dark wood interiors as you sip on stunning wines and indulge in a gorgeous meal at the internationally-renowned Guacho.
With stunning views of the famous Edinburgh Castle, The Outsider is a stress-free restaurant that's become a favourite amongst the city's young couples. Serving a range of freshly made European dishes, guests can relax, unwind and enjoy a serene night of delicious dining.
Turn the charm offensive up a notch with an evening at Apex Grassmarket's Metro & Heights. The fifth-floor cocktail bar and restaurant has incredible views over Edinburgh Old Town and a delicious menu of food fit for veggies, vegans and meat-eaters alike.
While the decor highlights the venue's love of all things Scottish, the highlight of the restaurant is the menu. Serving a handful of traditional recipes - all made using local ingredients and cuts of meat - each dish has been purposely paired with a particular whisky to highlight certain flavours.
As a hotel restaurant and cocktail bar, this venue has only the highest standards and uses fresh ingredients to create a range of intriguing dishes and plates. Head down with your better half and tuck into a fantastic multi-course feast at this eye-pleasing, romantic hideaway.
This restaurant's main focus is serving delicious street-food small plates, perfect for sharing and giving everyone a sense of what life is like in India's bustling urban centres. Grab a hold of that someone special, head into Old Town and revel in the welcoming atmosphere.