Yorkshire has plenty of delicious restaurants that can help make the perfect evening for you and your loved one. Here's a selection of our favourites...
The Little House Restaurant, housed in a Victorian Gatehouse, is just minutes from the marketplace in Settle. Here you can enjoy refined dining in a relaxed atmosphere, a menu which evolves with the seasons using the best local produce available, a small but eclectic wine list to accompany your choices and an ever-changing specials board. It'll not disappoint!
For a traditional afternoon tea setting or evening dining, the Carters Champagne Bar & Grill is tastefully decorated with an Edwardian style and unmistakable Majestic elegance. It serves up an à la carte menu boasting seasonal local produce daily and have a majestic Valentine's menu at just £60 for a couple.
Latin for kitchen garden, Horto Restaurant uses seasonal ingredients from Rudding Park Kitchen Garden. The menu is dictated by nature, the skill of the Gardener and the flair of the Chef. Horto Restaurant has been awarded 3 AA Rosettes in the Awards for Culinary Excellence 2017-18, placing it in the top 10% of restaurants/hotels within the AA Restaurant Guide.
The Timble Inn, a romantic Grade II listed 18th Century Coaching Inn, situated in the beautiful Washburn Valley, a part of the delightful Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A stone's throw from the spectacular Yorkshire Dales and close to two stunning reservoirs, Swinsty and Fewston, where you can enjoy walks with breathtaking views and return refreshed. The restaurant is cosy and intimate, serving freshly cooked dishes using locally sourced ingredients and produce wherever possible.
Is anyone as romantic as the French? Le Cochon Aveugle is an award winning and critically acclaimed restaurant in the heart of York. Serving an everchanging, seasonal menu, this intimate dining experience is rooted in the Parisian Bistronomy concept of stripping back ﬁne-dining to a more relaxed and informal setting, making the experience more fun and approachable. This combination creates the perfect setting and cuisine for a romantic dinner for two.
For over 350 years The Shibden Mill Inn has been at the heart of life in West Yorkshire's Shibden Valley. The Inn's reputation for warm hospitality, premier gastro dining and first class accommodation draws people to the Shibden Valley from far and wide, and the Mill has naturally become a popular choice for those wishing to savour a sumptuous weekend break or mid-week stay. Ideal for a romantic trip away!
This Michelin Guide restaurant has a modern urban chique aesthetic and serves classically inspired, local comfort food favourites including a range of succulent steaks for the meat-lovers or a wide range of vegan options including caramelised cauliflower.
A multi-award winning Indian vegetarian restaurant could be the perfect setting for a romantic meal for two. The unique menu was set up by Kaushy and Mohan Patel with a view to showcasing the best cuisine from India. Prashad’s mantra of ‘cooking with love’ will deliver a delightfully romantic meal.
The passionate twins behind Westwood, Matthew and Michele Barker, focus on offering high quality, locally sourced ingredients. It’s this focus that makes this restaurant so acclaimed, with listings in the Michelin Guide and Top 100 Restaurants in the UK, it is one of East Yorkshire’s most romantic options.
What better place to get starry-eyed than in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds? The Star Inn is a welcoming combination of modernity and tradition, it offers a fine dining experience like no other. For Valentines Day 2022, they are even offering a special menu at £150 a head that is sure to get love in the air. The Star at Sancton describe themselves as “Yorkshire’s Best Kept Secret” – well I’m afraid we just let it slip how brilliant they really are.
A Peak District escape could be perfect for a trip away, and this family owned multi award winning inn in the Peak district is one of the most romantic options that South Yorkshire has to offer. Enjoy a meal and a drink with your significant other while also enjoying an amorous adventure in the countryside.
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