A great quirky date idea in Edinburgh, this fun exhibition is taking up a spot at the Waverly Mall to showcase they unique history of Scotland's contribution to the international music scene, from the 1950s right up to the present day.
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.
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A great couples activity in Edinburgh this July, Sin Gusano is pitching up in Old Town to bring you a duo of quirky drinks tasting. Get stuck into all things mezcal, with up to six samples, included limited releases and rare finds.
Located at the top of the Scottish Music Experience, Shout! Edinburgh is an unmissable rooftop bar with vows of the surrounding city. Stop by for the chance to soak up the sights with a cocktail to hand and a regular roster of live musicians to soundtrack.
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 the walls are decked out with floor-to-ceiling windows. Dine al fresco or head upstairs for pretty views over St Andrew Square.
One of Edinburgh's coolest restaurants, Southside Scran offers slick interiors and a menu that will have you drooling for days after. 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.
With views across the city, The Lookout is fast becoming the date night spot in Edinburgh. 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 or go all out with one of their deluxe tasting menus.
Tucked away in the historic Old Town, this whisky bar boasts over 300 bottles from around the world. If you're looking for a chilled out date night, relax at The Devil's Advocate with a dram in hand. Formerly a Victorian pump house, this cosy venue offers plenty of nooks and crannies for snuggling up with your sweetheart.
Like your dates with a side of debauchery? CC Blooms is one of Edinburgh's most popular gay clubs, boasting live cabaret, thumping tunes and tasty cocktails. Open until 3am every day of the week, it's the perfect venue for those nights that you never want to end.