Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and if you’re looking for a nice restaurant to go to in Carlisle, look no further.

Carlisle is full of lovely restaurants for a nice meal, and to help you choose where to go, we’ve trawled through Tripadvisor reviews to see where customers love the most.

Restaurants in Carlisle for a Valentines dinner

Alexandros Greek Restaurant and Deli

Where is it: 66-68 Warwick Road, Carlisle CA1 1DR
TripAdvisor rating: 4.5/5

Alexandros Greek Restaurant has over 1000 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5.

News and Star: Alexandros Greek Restaurant and Deli (TripAdvisor)Alexandros Greek Restaurant and Deli (TripAdvisor)

Previous customers praise the incredible food and service and cite safe Covid practices. Some standout reviews claim it is the best place in Carlisle, others say reviews led them there and they were not disappointed.


Where is it: 48 Abbey Street, Carlisle
TripAdvisor rating: 4.5/5

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“An amazing meal”, “a slice of Sicily” and “perfect meal” are just some of the rave reviews of Amato’s. It’s hard to find a negative comment when scrolling through customers reviews, with both the food and service proving to be an absolute hit.

The Sally

Where is it: Irthington, Carlisle CA6 4NJ
TripAdvisor rating: 4.5/5

Customers of The Sally compliment in particular the delicious roast dinner, as well as the service and “welcoming environment”.

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Also a hotel, you can turn your dinner into a night away with facilities that rate just as highly as the food.

David’s Restaurant

Where is it: 62 Warwick Road, Carlisle CA1 1DR
TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5

Another Carlisle establishment with rave reviews, customers call the experience at David’s “faultless”, “amazing” and “beautiful”.

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Almost 1000 reviews amount to an overall score of 4.5, with any comments scarcely seen.

Hidden River Café

Where is it: Bracken Hill Hidden River Cottage, Longtown, Carlisle CA6 5TU
TripAdvisor rating: 4.5/5

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A “North Cumbrian treasure” is what one reviewer uses to describe the Hidden River Café. The “hidden gem” of a location has customers praising the picturesque views while enjoying the delicious food.