With a fantastic range of restaurants and bars, Byres Road and the Lanes is always a spectacular place to spend date night. With Valentines Day coming up, businesses are pulling out all the stops with special menus and promotions to make visiting even sweeter.

Here are some of the top spots to have a romantic evening in this weekend:

beGIN

Enjoy an indulgent treat this Valentines Day with beGIN’s special Love Potion Flight for two. The Flight is priced at £30 per couple and you get a trio of different gins each and a carafe of mixer served with some chocolate coated strawberries. Perfect for sweethearts with a sweet tooth. Booking essential.

More info – http://bit.ly/2H0tbPm

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Brel

Have a night on the cobbles at Ashton Lane’s Brel. Enjoy their choice Valentines menu which includes three courses and a glass of fizz at £50 for two people. Fancy heating things up? Snuggle up at their famous fire pit and toast marshmallows – packages start from £8 per person.

More info – http://bit.ly/31wzwM7

Chaakoo Bombay Café

Wanting to spice things up this Valentines? Then head to Chaakoo Bombay Café on Ruthven Lane. Their three-course Valentines menu is a great way to sample the range of flavours on their menu as it features a selection of dishes designed to share with your date. This menu comes in at £25.95 per person and also includes your choice of a glass the house white/red/rose/cava or a pint kingfisher beer each. T&Cs apply.

More info – https://bit.ly/2Sn66M7

Photo by Chaakoo Bombay Cafe

Innis & Gunn

Do you prefer beer and brewpubs to champagne and strawberries? Then Innis & Gunn on Ashton Lane is the perfect match for you! Their Valentines ‘The Perfect Match’ menu features 4 sharing courses for £45 per couple. The menu features an unmissable whole beer can chicken and can be upgraded with a special beer pairing for £10 per person.

More info – http://bit.ly/31uZcZn

Oran Mor

Surround yourself with beautiful Art Nouveau-inspired artwork in Oran Mor’s Brasserie. Their three-course special Valentines menu comes in at £19 per person and will be served on the 14th and 15th of February. Stand out dishes include their wild mushroom and goats cheese terrine with walnut dressing or their delicious pan-fried sea bass, potato rosti, sauce Vierge and wilted kale.

More info – https://bit.ly/31tleeW

Bar Soba

Bar Soba at 116-122 Byres Road has an extra special offer for all the lovers out there on the 14th and 15th of February. Join them for a starter and main course plus 3 drinks for only £30 per person.

More info – http://bit.ly/3bj7S9B

Photo by Bar Soba

Bo’Vine, Meats and Wines

Bo’Vine, at the top of Byres Road, will be serving up an extra special three-course menu all Valentines weekend priced at £49 per couple. Highlights of the menu include their classic Grilled Campbell’s Gold Sirloin Steak with Café de Paris butter, hand-cut chips and grilled vine cherry tomato or their aubergine & courgette Milanese with tomato linguine & truffle oil as a tantalising meat-free option.

More info – https://bit.ly/2GVExnX

The Bothy

Settle down at a cosy table for two at Ruthven Lane’s Bothy. Their special three-course Valentines menu comes in at £25.95 per person and is packed with Scotland’s finest seasonal produce. Make the event extra special by ordering their thyme & garlic butter roasted chateaubriand for two served with chunky chips, rocket & parmesan salad and green peppercorn sauce (£10 per person supplement).

More info – http://bit.ly/2S2FvFf

Photo by Bothy

Café Andaluz

You don’t need to catch a flight to take a romantic trip to Spain – just head to Café Andaluz of Cresswell Lane and enjoy their San Valentin menu. The menu comes in at £49.95 per couple and includes a sharing platter to start, 5 tapas to share and a dessert to share.

More info – http://bit.ly/2urDut0