Fun First Dates in Newcastle

by Ellie Brown | 09 February, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you're on the hunt for some first date fun in Newcastle, StreetAway are here to help you out! Steer clear of chain restaurants and cinema trips, there is so much more going on in the city. Whether you want to let your competitive side show, dine out with a difference, or soak up a bit of culture, we've got some inspiration for you! So read on and get ready to impress...



Lane7 First date ideas

Lane7 has everything you need for a fun first date in Newcastle. With a bowling alley, table tennis tables, mini golf, and a pool room you can spend hours letting your competitive side show! They've also got a great bar you can chill in afterwards, reliving that fantastic strike that won you the round. 🎳 And there's no need to go hungry, as their food is delish!

Find it!

80-90 St James' Boulevard, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4BN


Dobson and Parnell

 Fun First date ideas in Newcastle upon Tyne Dobson and Parnell

There's nothing wrong with going out for a meal for a first date! Do something a little different though and step away from the chain restaurant. Head to Dobson and Parnell and try out their take on local and seasonal food. They specialise in casual fine dining, so it's the perfect spot for a romantic dinner for two! Get their 3 course set dinner and fizz for two for just £60 on StreetAway!

Find it!

21 Queen Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3UG


Take in some culture

Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art

Impress your date with some culture, and take them for a wander around one of the many art galleries or museums in Newcastle! The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art will certainly give you something to talk about, and the views over the whole Quayside from the Level 5 viewing box are stunning! Or if you fancy something a little more science-y, the Great North Museum Hancock is full of fascinating exhibits spanning from the Ancient Egyptians to Hadrian's Wall. The best thing about this date idea - it's free entry!


Escape Room

Escape Room First Dates Newcastle

Test your knowledge with an escape room! Head to Exit Newcastle on Westgate Road and spend an afternoon Saving the City. An escape room is the perfect way to get to know your date better, as you're challenged with a series of puzzles and games see how they cope under pressure. Try it for less with StreetAway and get 28% off! 

Find it!

67A Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne


Quayside Stroll

millennium bridge quayside First Dates Newcastle

Take a stroll along Newcastle's famous Quayside! Not only are the views not to be missed, but there's plenty of places you can stop off along the way! From cocktails at the Pitcher and Piano, to street food at By the River Brew Co., there's plenty to keep you happy along the banks of the Tyne! If you feel like getting up a little earlier on a Sunday, the markets are the perfect excuse for a wander and food.


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