15 Splendid Places To Go On a Date In Edinburgh

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1. Lebowskis.

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If White Russians are your thing, this is the place for you. Super-chill. Find out more here.

2. Dunbar’s Close Gardens.

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Stretch your legs in this secret garden. Find out more here.

3. Anteaques.

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Snuggle up in this tea room, and take a look at the antiques shop after. You’ll need to book ahead, mind. Find out more here.

4. Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

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Beautiful views, and plenty of dorky photo opportunities in the World of Illusions. Find out more here.

5. The Stand.

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Go to a free lunchtime show on a Sunday, and try their incredible nachos. Find out more here.

6. Affogato.

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Eat in, or get a scoop and go for a walk. Flavours include Chai Tea. Yum yum yum. Find out more here.

7. Gorgie City Farm.

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Pigs! Sheep! Rabbits! A Tortoise! So cute. Find out more here.

8. The Dominion Cinema.

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A cinema with sofas for seats? Dreamy. Find out more here.

9. Brewdog.

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Craft beer? Check. No sport? Check. And they serve home-made pizzas. Find out more here.

10. The Brass Monkey.

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Intimate, comfy - and very reasonably priced. Get there at 3pm for a free movie screening. Find out more here.

11. McNaughtan’s.

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For a booklover’s day out, browse this second-hand bookshop, and maybe take in their small gallery too. Find out more here.

12. Royal Botanical Gardens.

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If the weather holds out, take in the gardens - and the balmy palm house. Find out more here.

13. The Fruitmarket Gallery.

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Compact and perfect for a culture pit-stop. Find out more here.

14. Panda and Sons.

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You’ll have to find the hidden entrance for this speakeasy. All is not as it seems. Find out more here.

15. Lates at the National Museum of Scotland.

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What could be more perfect than roaming the museum late at night? Find out more here.

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Ailbhe Malone is the UK lifestyle editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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