• Top local faves for

    date night


Savouring every moment (and every bite) is part of the allure of date night

When a simple meal takes on a whole new meaning in the right setting and mood. It makes the ordinary extraordinary and opens up the possibilities for unexpected surprises and old-school romance. Here’s where to go for a date night that delights!


Takeaways with Neighborhood Pizzeria

Date night doesn’t always mean you have to leave home. Grab some delicious takeaways from Neighborhood Pizzeria and dinner is served without dishes to do. You can order online and get it delivered straight to your door – bestsellers like Chicken & Chorizo, Margherita and Pizza of the Week arrive piping hot and if you time it right, you can cosy up on the sofa with a movie and suddenly there’s a bit of magic on the air.

Old-world Hollywood romance at Dome Bar and Cinema

Whisk yourselves away to an evening of Hollywood romance at Dome Bar and Cinema and into a world where troubles melt like lemon drops. Boho chic with a personal yet professional touch, enjoy a pampered night out and dine like kings and queens. Pop your feet up on cosy bean bags (freshly fluffed of course) with a magnificent drink and decadent pizza in hand – the Dome Bar and Cinema is an oasis of top-notch entertainment and excellent hospitality.

Crawford Rd Kitchen

With views over the harbour enjoying the stunning Gisborne sunset, Crawford Rd Kitchen is the perfect spot for date night. With an extensive wine, cocktail and beer menu you are sure to be be well looked after for that late afternoon drink or special celebration. The seasonal local menu offers a variety of amazing sharing style options sure to please all. 

Inner Harbour delights at The Works

Open for brunch, lunch and dinner, The Works is perfect for a date night any time of day. Located at the Esplanade within the Inner Harbour, The Works is part of the original Kaiti Freezing Works building and is a popular gathering place for those memorable moments. An open, inviting space that transforms traditional dishes with a modern twist such as the tantalising lamb rump and pumpkin risotto. Top it off with a few cocktails from the bar - the night is young!