Discover the best food and drink experiences

For those of you who are part of the last minute crew we’ve rounded up our top three choices for where’s best to dine this Valentines Day…


If you fancy something a bit different from the usual sit down meal, the Jekyll and Hyde are offering a killer alternative this Valentines with a night of gin, cocktails, and cheese in their Gin Parlour. 

For £30 you and your date will receive a Love Hearts Sweetie Jar Cocktail as well as a meat and cheese platter, with bread and olives. 

Table service all night will allow you to choose from the Bosford Pink Gin and Chambord cocktail menu as you fancy and take in the black & white film silently showing. 

If you really want to sweep your partner off their feet this Valentines Day, treat them to a six course Michelin Star meal at Simpsons restaurant. 

Their stunning six course tasting menu priced at £135pp, includes dishes such as nori-cured salmon served with heritage beetroots, wasabi and dill, and Wiltshire venison served with potato & onion terrine, cep cream, kale. 

Guests will also receive a choice between a Valentine’s cocktail or glass of champagne on arrival. 

And if you’re single don’t worry, they still have a few places available on their chefs table which is reserved for 10 single individuals who all share the same passion for food and good fun!

Not the type to be predictable, Nocturnal Animals are offering a ‘tongue in cheek’ afternoon tea which is certain to provide a fun and unique Valentine’s experience. 

For £28pp you can receive a selection of savoury and sweet items, as well as a choice of loose leaf tea by Jing. There’s also the option to upgrade you’re afternoon tea with unlimited prosecco for those who want something a bit more boozy for the additional price of £15pp. 

Posted by Zoe Barlow