He has quietly removed the squid from a mixed seafood dish and no one seems to have noticed.You might think that the dishes a restaurant really wants us to order are the most expensive on the menu: turbot, say, or Chateaubriand.Varied (*cough*non-committal*cough*) and perfect for sharing, Jose Pizarro's selection of traditional Spanish fare will offer plenty of talking prompts, while it's selection of Spanish cocktails and gin tonicas should hopefully calm those first date nerves a bit.
It is not unusual for a bottle to be sold for 300 per cent more than you’d pay in a wine shop.
Finish a cracking first date with a sing and a dance to some of the best live blues, funk and soul music.
With its huge, Parisian-style bar and intimate booth seating, Balans Soho Society in Stratford has date night written all over it.
Each dish served here originated in the various trader towns found along the trade routes between the old and new world.
Bursting with charm, this is a great spot for a cheeky first date.