Best Date Destinations at Old Spitalfields Market
Whether it's for a date night, or just to grab a few moments alone as a two between meetings, here's our guide to the most romantic places to meet and eat at Old Spitalfields Market.
Cocktails and Pizza at The Loft
What better setting for that potentially awkward first date than The Loft, our mezzanine bar overlooking the market.
Here you can share a pizza and order cocktails, safe in the knowledge that there’s plenty on the market floor by day to spark conversation, plus suitably chilled tunes by night.
A game on their ping pong table is also a perfect ice breaker
Wine and Dine at BOTTLES
Whether you prefer cosy romantically-lit corners or light relaxed spaces like their market orangery, BOTTLES have a table for you.
Channel wine-tour honeymoon trips as their expert sommelier staff suggest the most exciting regional wines or share some pasta a la Lady and the Tramp.
Here you’re guaranteed to fall in love with the incredible Italian food and wine pairing, if nothing else…
Get Cheesy at Funky Cellar
United by a love a cheese? Funky Cellar is your ultimate date venue.
Get up close and personal as your share a sumptuous seasonal baked Camembert, or play it safe with one of their signature cheese boards.
Want to keep the cheese party going? Their deli also offers incredible hampers to take home.
Walk and Sweet-talk at Humble Crumble
Looking for a casual low commitment kind of outing? A stroll around the neighbourhood with a warming crumble is the one for you.
Order East London’s most Instagrammable dessert, take some pics… if things are going well you might even end up sharing them on your grid and making things official.
Just be prepared to love your dessert more than your date… however dreamy they are.
Drinks, Dinner and More at Merchant and Weaver
From afterwork drinks to full three course meals there’s no East London date Merchant and Weaver can’t accommodate.
Impress with amazing mains from the menu created by chef James Donnelly, get messy together over tacos or get comfortable and explore one of East London’s most charming cocktail lists.
Escape to The Real Greek
The next best thing to whisking them away to a sunny isle? A romantic Mediterranean meal at The Real Greek.
Order hot and cold meze or souvlaki to share while you plan your next adventure together, home or away.
Coffee & Cake at Gail’s Bakery
Perfect for grabbing a croissant and a coffee together before your day begins, or even better, ordering a takeaway and bringing someone breakfast in bed.
Not to mention the amazing cake offering… These are serious treats to impress.
Even if they are sweet enough already!
A French Affair at 65a Brushfield St
If a trip to Paris isn’t an option, dining at our French-inspired brasserie is the next best thing.
Settle in over champagne and oysters, before locking eyes over their Surf and Turf and Paris-Brest designed to share.