Gino D’Acampo is sharing the love this Valentine’s Day, with the introduction of a special menu to get hearts racing. Available exclusively at Gino D’Acampo Boar Lane, Leeds, from February 12th to 18th, the menu features a carefully selected mix of sharing and table theatre plates for a dining experience not to be forgotten.
Indulge in Capesante – roasted king scallops served in their shell with vermouth, garlic and parsley butter, and breadcrumbs, for a dish of love born from the sea (£16.50 / £27.50), or for the ultimate indulgence, why not treat you and your partner to the leading Italian chef’s Branzino Al Sale – baked whole seabass in a thyme-flavoured salt crust (£31.75)? Flamed with grappa at the table, it’s a showstopping dish that will add a little excitement to any date night.
For guests looking to enjoy a truly shared dining occasion, Gino and his esteemed team of chefs have created a special pasta dish for the week of romance – Spaghetti Al Tartufo (£25pp). Featuring spaghetti alla chitarra with truffle sauce, pecorino Romano and black truffle, and served from a pecorino wheel at the table, this dish is a guaranteed conversation starter.
End your date on a sweet note with the restaurant’s Piatto Di Dolci (£9pp) – a sharing dessert plate made with amore and featuring Gino’s signature chocolate and hazelnut cheesecake with Ferrero Rocher, Tiramisu, and Baileys panna cotta with espresso caramel and amaretti biscuit.
All are available alongside Gino D’Acampo Boar Lane’s authentic Italian a-la-carte and special lunch and early evening menus with both presenting exceptional value. Available from 12pm to 5pm, Monday to Sunday, the special lunch and early evening menu invites guests to enjoy two courses for £23.50 and three courses for £28.50, with a generous number of the restaurant’s signature dishes featuring.
Accompanying the special menu and also featuring from February 12 th to 18 th are a trio of special cocktails. Available to be enjoyed in the leading Italian chef’s beautiful open-plan restaurant and bar lounge for just £10 throughout the week, cocktail enthusiasts will fall head over heels for the romantic tipples, which make for the perfect budget-friendly date.
The special cocktail incentive is exclusive to members of Gino’s lifestyle and rewards club, Gino Rewards, with guests invited to sign up in advance online at ginorestaurants.com/ginorewards. It’s free to register, with new members also receiving a £10 welcome gift to be redeemed on another occasion; a great incentive for those hoping to enjoy a second date.
Passions ignited? Enjoy a first taste of the Valentine’s cocktails to be enjoyed at Gino D’Acampo Boar Lane, Leeds, below.
Through Rose Tinted Glasses – £10
Boasting a refreshing floral aroma, this sweet and playful cocktail is perfect for a flirty Valentine’s date. Made with raspberry vodka, lychee, raspberries, lime, and a special spirit made by steam distilling thousands of rose petals; this drink is blooming with romantic flavour.
Pink Strawberry Bramble – £10
A Valentine’s cocktail perfect for gin lovers, this vibrant combination of pink strawberry gin, pomegranate and lemon sets the scene for a magical evening, made all the more flavourful with sweet notes of citrus.
Wild Berry Bellini – £10
This bubbling cocktail served with a romantic pink twist is the perfect drink to accompany your blushes. Served with a pop, the beautiful mix of Prosecco, mixed berries and vanilla syrup makes it a drink fitting for a sparkling occasion.