Whether you're in the mood for a banging breakfast, or plush dinner, you can be sure that The Refinery will bring a touch of glamour to your date. Seats are covered in lavish faux-fur and comfy blankets, as windows go from floor-to-ceiling, for a glitzy touch. Dine al fresco or head upstairs for the show-stopping spiral staircase, which will definitely impress.
Things To Do For Couples In Edinburgh
Already one of the most romantic cities in the UK, Edinburgh is doing the Lord's work when it comes to sorting some excellent nights and days out for you and the other half. From the city's thriving cocktail scene and decadent restaurants, to fun supper clubs and causal date spots, we've rounded up the best things for couples to do in Edinburgh.
Head out on a quirky date while picking up a new skill at these fun sushi-making classes with Yo! Sushi. For just £50 between the two of you, you'll learn how to whip up maki, nigiri and yasai rolls like it's nothing, so you can impress all you mates next time they come over for dinner.
Consider yourselves the adventurous type? Head to Hendrick's where they'll be hosting a monthly club for connoisseurs of rare and exotic carnivorous fare. You'll get to sample your way through unique finds, from aardvark to zebra, with three courses and optional drink pairings.
One of Edinburgh's coolest restaurants, Southside Scran offers slick interiors and menu that will have your mouth watering in no time. Serving up the freshest plates of seafood, cuts of local meat and seasonal veg, it's a haven for foodies looking to mix up their date night roster.
Tucked away in the historic Old Town, this whisky bar boasts over 300 bottles from around the world. If you're looking for a more chilled out couples activity, relax at The Devil's Advocate, whisky in hand. For a proper Scottish experience, pair a Ploughman's with a cocktail from the ever-changing menu.
With views across the city, The Lookout is fast becoming the date night spot. Sat atop Calton Hill it's beautiful from top-to-toe, with sleek interiors, stylish dishes and sights that will take your breath away. Head down for an affordable set lunch of seasonal fare, or go all out with one of their deluxe tasting menus, that also come in the vegan variety.
Following a £1million pound refurbishment, this late night hangout is a go-to for cocktails, street food and dancing 'til the wee hours. Cocktails are created using artisan bitters and bespoke syrups, while authentic Asian street food takes centre stage. If that wasn't enough, DJ's spin into the morning for a fun date idea in Edinburgh.
If you're looking for fun things for couples to do in Edinburgh, this easy-going Thai restaurant makes for an intimate dining experience. Expect authentic East-Asian street food in a quirky setting, with exposed brick walls and canteen-style furniture.