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Top 8 romantic restaurants in the North East

The North East is home to some of the UK’s most romantic restaurants. Claire Louise Sheridan picks 8 of the best

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Foodie Date Ideas: A Wealth of UK Dining Experiences

Since ancient times food has always played an important role in the rituals of courtship.  There is something very intimate about sharing food with the person you adore. As the author, Judith Martin said, “There are three possible parts to a date, of which at least two must be offered: entertainment, food, and affection. However, […]

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Bull’s Head – Castleton

  When you’re visiting somewhere as naturally beautiful as the Peak District, you might imagine that it would be incredibly difficult to find an establishment to fit the experience and wind down after a long day exploring – but you’d be mistaken.

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Smokestack Bar, Leeds

It’s no illusion at the Smokestack Bar in Leeds – if you like your jazz smooth and your atmosphere a little sultry, then you’ve come to the right place!

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Cafe Concerto, York

If Shakespeare had it right, and music is the food of love, then it’s probably good luck to start your relationship at a place called Café Concerto. And this little café, located in the heart of York, certainly lives up to its name – with walls papered in sheet music and instruments hanging in the […]

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Ingleton Falls, North Yorkshire

Waterfalls make for pretty romantic locations, but imagine the impact when you’ve got ten in one place. Just as eHarmony’s Laura discovered when she went on a first date at Yorkshire’s Ingleton Falls. The 8km or 4 mile route takes between 2.5 and 4 hours to complete depending on your pace. But with some of […]

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Bibis, Leeds

If you’re still going strong after forty years, chances are you’re doing something right. The same could be said for bar and restaurant Bibis – forty years in Leeds city centre and still unrivalled in the Italian dining stakes. Besides its stellar reputation, it’s also got a special place in the hearts of eHarmony couple […]

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Botanical Gardens, Sheffield

It’s impossible to know how many first dates the Sheffield Botanical Gardens may have hosted. But since it opened in 1836, we’re sure it’s a fair few. One of the many couples to grace (and love) the 19 acre gardens was eHarmony’s David and Joanna. “It’s perfect for those that are a little more interested […]

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