Valentine's Day in Edinburgh

Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day with mates, that special someone or going solo (as RuPaul says if you can't love yourself, how the hell are you gonna love somebody else?), we've handpicked the best happenings around the city and put them together in this nifty guide. From quirky outdoor adventures to romantic dinner dates and wine tasting masterclasses, Scotland's capital sure is feeling the lurvee; check out our top recommendations of things to do in Edinburgh this Valentine's Day. 

Last updated on 3rd March 2021

Gaucho Edinburgh

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Nothing says love quite like a fancy meal, and Gaucho is always a winner. This month they're offering date night deliveries with a special package which includes a 450g Chateaubriand steak served with sides, sauces, desserts and a bottle of wine, all for £120.

Arguably one of Edinburgh's most beautiful restaurants, Tattu is known for its stunning cherry blossom adorned ceiling and innovative menu made up of contemporary Chinese cuisine. Their new at home menu includes crispy duck rolls, pan-fried Szechuan sea bass and sweet and sour vegetable tempura, washed down with fine wines and Asian beer.

Whether you want to kick off your romantic day with a signature bacon naan or spend your evening chowing down on authentic curries and slow-cooked daal, Dishoom's delivery service means you can enjoy a romantic dinner date in the comfort of your own home.

Looking for Valentine's Day ideas in Edinburgh? While slinky rooftop retreats and hidden cocktail bars may be off the cards, that doesn't mean you have to miss out on top-notch mixology. These gorgeous spots are now delivering their favourite tipples, perfect for a cosy night in.