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21 Social - Belfast

21 Social offers three floors of stylish, relaxed and friendliness!
 
21 Social is a truly inspiring space to kick back and watch the world go by, meet friends and celebrate, or drink in the aroma, sounds and atmosphere. Perfect for our speed dating events.

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All Bar One - Liverpool

All Bar One is one of the most stylish city centre bars in the heart of Liverpool, situated on the corner of Derby Square and James Street.

Its spacious mezzanine level with its own private bar is ours exclusively for our speed dating events. A very popular venue which has been refurbished to an amazingly high standard making it one of the places to relax and unwind with friends for drinks and / or food.

 

 

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All Bar One - Birmingham

A stylish and relaxed venue with friendly staff make this a perfect venue for our speed dating events.

All Bar One on Brindley place is at the heart of busy nightlife and easy to get to. 

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All Bar One - Nottingham

A stylish, relaxed bar and restaurant situated in a lovely part of the city making it a very popular choice for young professionals.

The private area of the venue is exclusively ours for the entire event making it a perfect venue to enjoy a night of speed dating.

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Alma De Cuba - Liverpool

Alma de Cuba, Liverpool’s most spectacular restaurant and bar is situated in the former St Peter’s Catholic Church on the south side of Seel Street in Liverpool. Winner of Best Bar, Best Restaurant and UK’s Best Venue the last two years this is a must visit place with vibrant and stylish interiors and an exciting atmosphere to match.

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Apartment bar - Belfast

One of the most fashionable bars in Belfast city centre with great views over the city hall and the place to be seen. Its stylish , spacious interior with subtle cream and brown tones make it a very welcoming and relaxed place to enjoy your night.

Our event will take place in one of the private VIP areas downstairs which is perfect for us and ours exclusively.

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Arta - Glasgow

Arta is without doubt the most stuning and stylish venue withing the trendy and highly popular Merchant City quarter of Glasgow. Arta is one of the most popular bars frequented by stylish professionals wanting to be seen somewhere with that extra touch of class.

The venue has a real mediterranean feel to it - a relaxed atmoshpehere along with friendly, welcoming staff make it a perfect place for our popular speed dating events.

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As You Like It - Newcastle

As You Like It is a stunning and stylish venue set over 3 floors featuring 4 bars, an elegant garden terrace, Jesmond's most beautiful restaurant and 'Frangipani' their most intimate and well designed function room - a great private downstairs room set away from the main bar creating the perfect relaxed and stylish space for our speed dating event, which will ensure you have a fantastic night.

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Bar Luga - Newcastle

The secluded VIP mezzanine level has its' own bar and exclusive access to the stylish external terrace with views over the city. It is the perfect place to enjoy a night of speed dating.

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Be At One - Birmingham

A very stylish , relaxed and friendly  bar located on Piccadilly Arcade. 

This light and modern cocktail  bar is one of the city's trendiest and most popular place for relaxed drinks and a good night.

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Bluu - Manchester

A stylish and recently refurbished venue in the heart of the bustling Northern Quarter Bluu has established itself as the cornerstone of this understated and relaxed drinking and eating circuit.

The stunning Basment bar is a perfect choice for our events. Its subtle, rich earthy tones along with large leather furnishings creates an air of opulance toether with a relaxed, romantic feel. We feel very lucky to have access to the entire Basement venue exclusively for the whole night.

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Browns - Glasgow

House in the 19th century ex postoffice building, Browns bar and brasserie is a very stylish and relaxed venue.This stylish bar and restaurant has been refurbed to a very high standard making this venue perfect for us!

 

 

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Cavern Baggot Street - Dublin

Cavern on Baggot Street is a highly stylish wine bar located in the basement below Baggot Street Wines. The basement has been developed to a very high standard to create a very relaxed, chilled space within stylish and chic surroundings - a real gem not to missed out on and perfect for our speed dating events.

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Charlie Parker's bar (The Corinthian) - Glasgow

Charlie Parker's bar is a very chic and stylish paino bar set within the amazing and popular Corinthian Club on Ingram Street, Merchant City.

This fabulous space with its' own private bar is exclusievly ours for the entire event with its private boothes and stunning seating areas it's perfect for our events.

The Corinthian Club is one of the finest and most unique buildings set in the heart of the city centre. Spread over 5 floors it has everything to offer in terms of style, atmosphere - a great place to relax , unwind and meet like minded single people from in and around the city of Glasgow.

Ditch or Date only use the best venues within every city acroos the UK - The Corinthian Club certainly doesn't disappoint.

 

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Crowne Plaza Newcastle - Newcastle

Stunning new hotel within the city centre , a stones throw from the train station and bustling city centre. 

This new venue is highly stylish with a modern feel with breath taking views and of the city - not to be missed. 

Located in the Stephenson Quarter.

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Harvey's Cellars - Bristol

Tucked away behind the Bristol Hippodrome and minutes from Colston Hall, Harveys Cellars is an upmarket wine, sherry and cocktail lounge that definately won't fail to impress you.

Housed in a building with a fascinating history, Harveys magnificent cellars are guaranteed to impress. An intriguing venue with a past that spans centuries, Harveys Cellars is the former home and birthplace of the world-famous Harveys Bristol Cream and offers a reminder of Bristol’s sherry and wine heritage.

A small museum area displays many of Harveys’ original artefacts and sits at the back of the venue next to the VIP bar, where aged sherry barrels have been converted into tables. There is also the original baby grand piano, which has been lovingly restored and is often played at the weekends in the music room.

The venue itself is made up of four main spaces. The central bar area and restaurant, the music room, gallery and the Harveys private VIP bar which is where our events are held.

An amazing venue and experience which makes our speed dating events here even more amazing.

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Hortons - Glasgow

 vibrant atmosphere with a real buzz about the place which makes you feel relaxed and at home as soon as you enter.

Its amazing lighting and stunning mezzanine level upstairs make this the place to be in the popular going out area of Glasgow.

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Irene and Nans - Belfast

Situated in the heart of Belfast on Brunswick Street this cool, sophisiticated venue with its rich earthy tones and laid back atmoshpere is perfect for our speed dating events.

The use of the stylish restaurant is exclusively ours for the entire night.

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Lab 22 - Cardiff

A chic and stylish bar on Caroline Street. This place is a relaxed and friendly venue with amazing decor and amazing cocktails to match!
Its such a relaxed environment with friendly staff - perfect for our speed dating events.

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Liqourist - Leeds

Liqourist is a very stylish bar and restaurant set over 4 floors, situated in the heart of the city. This was formerly the Living Room. The venue has a very relaxed and welcoming feel creating the perfect ambience for speed dating. The Living Room has recently been refurbished to create a very chic and stylish feel - making sure that it continues to uphold its reputation as the city's most stylish venue. Our event is held in a private area of Liqourist - the Study, which is booked exclusively for our use.

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Livello - Newcastle

The most stylish bar in Newcastle where people want to be seen! The newly refurbished Livello ( formerly Marthas) on Dean Street is stunning - not to be missed!

We have full access to the upstairs VIP lounge that is only accesed by VIP members mid week - this stylish upstairs space feels very upmarket with its subtle lighting and amazing chandeliers that create a stunning, romantic feel. This private lounge is solely ours for each Ditch or Date event.

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Lola jeans - Newcastle

A little magic within the city centre, Lola Jeans is one of the most stylish venues frequented by young professionals who know what style is and appreciate the finer things in life.

Friendly staff and an amazing interior make this venue the perfect place for our high quality events.

Held in the private basement which is exclusively ours for the entire event.

Not to be missed!

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Lulu - Edinburgh

A very chic and stylish bar situated in the basement of Tigerlily on George Street.

The venue is exclusively ours for the entire evening offering an amazing expreience in very relaxed surroundings. Not to be missed.

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Maddisons - Belfast

Located in the heart of Queen's Quarter on leafy Botanic Avenue, Maddisons is a very stylish venue with a fabulous private Basement bar which is perfect for our speed dating events. This amazing space allows to relax and enjoy an evening of speed dating surrounded by stylish decor.

A place not to be missed.

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Manhattan 34 - Leicester

Manhattan 34 is a very cool, stylish 1930s themed cocktail bar situated in the cultural quarter of the city on Rutland Street.

The staff and venue is very welcoming , relaxed and friendly - a perfect place to come for a fun night of  speed dating.

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McHughs - Belfast

McHughs bar is a very popular bar located within the city centre on Queen's Square.

It is a very welconing and relaxed venue with lovely bar staff always willing to please.

Its downstairs privare Basement bar is the perfect place for our speed dating events.

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Missoula - Cardiff

Set in the heart of the city Missoula is a vibrant, stylish city centre venue which is popular with young professionals from in and around the city centre of Cardiff.

A stinning interior and very friendly staff make it a perfect choice for our speed dating events.

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Missoula - Nottingham

Missoula bar (formerly the Living Room) is a cool and contemporary piano bar and restaurant. Well established in Nottingham’s historic Lace Market, Missoula bar continues to uphold its reputation as the city’s most stylish venue. It has 2 floors of luxurious booths, stylish decoration and subtle lighting to create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere as soon as you enter. Our event is held in a private area of Missoula on the ground floor which is booked exclusively for our use. The relaxed elegance of the surroundings makes it a perfect place for an evening of speed dating.

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Mocka Lounge - Cardiff

Mocka Lounge is a smart, upmarket bar that has become one of the most popular places to be seen. Though stylish it’s not overly pretentious, it has a clear air of friendliness which creates a very relaxed atmosphere. The venue is openly aiming its sights on more discerning people who appreciate good things. Mocka Lounge is definitely worth a visit. We feel that this venue is perfect for our events , offering a very relaxed, friendly place to enjoy a night of speeddating.

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Montpelliers - Manchester

Stylish bar and restaurant situated in the busy Northern Quarter of Manchester

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No. 32 - Brighton

No.32 is a very stylish restaurant by day and a stunning elegant cocktail bar by night. Situated on 32 Duke Street within the trendy Lanes area of Brighton, this venue is a true gem.

With its' elegant earthly tones mixed with sophisticated urban, industrial styles - it doesn't fail to disappoint.

Once a theatre, now a light, elegant space with a laid back vibe. The private gallery area is exclusively ours for the night, perfect for a fun evening of speed dating.

 

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Pitcher and Piano - York

The Pitcher and Piano in York is a well-known bar that Ditch or Date use for speed dating evenings. It has a fantastic atmosphere, great customer service and is perfect for speed daters to feel relaxed and comfortable during a speed dating event. Friendly and helpful staff make sure our events are enjoyed by everyone who can relax in a stylish venue with beautiful views over the River Ouse. Speed daters are made to feel more than welcome at the Pitcher and Piano which in turn will make them more relaxed for an enjoyable evening ahead. If you live in York join us now for a truly memorable evening in a beautiful venue.

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Revolution bar - Cardiff

An amazing stunning venue which is one of the most popular places for young professionals to head to in the city centre.

The private VIP loung is exclusively ours for each event.

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Slug and Lettuce - Derby

The Slug and Lettuce is a very stylish venue in the centre of Derby - having a fantastic reputation of one of Derby's most popular laces to go for drinks with friends.

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Slug and Lettuce - Bristol

The newly reburbished Slug and Lettuce (formerly the Living Room) in Bristol where we hold Ditch or Date events, is truly a relaxing and contemporary venue. There’s a fantastic piano bar, great restaurant where you could take your newly found partner to, private booths and comfortable areas where we hold very enjoyable evenings. Join us at the Slug and Lettuce if you live in the Bristol area so you can see for yourself the opulent surroundings and at the same time have a great time meeting new people who are searching for love. It’s very important for us to choose the right location for our speed dating events, the Slug and Lettuce certainly ticks all the right boxes in providing a pleasant atmosphere, friendly staff and a warm welcome.

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Soda Bar - Cardiff

Soda bar is a very stylish bar set over 3 floors, situated in the heart of the city. The venue has a very relaxed and welcoming feel creating the perfect ambience for speed dating. Soda bar creates a very chic and stylish feel to it - making sure that it continues to uphold its reputation as one of the city's most stylish venues. Our event is held in the private members lounge called The Attic which is booked exclusively for our use on the night.

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Spaniard bar - Belfast

A small, friendly stylish bar located in the middle of the Cathedral Quarter in the city centre.

The decor and welcoming atmosphere creates an intimate setting - perfect for our speed dating events. You won't be disappointed.

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The Customs House - Newcastle

The North East's Premier Arts Centre, Theatre, Cinema and Gallery. Based in South Shields on the River Tyne.

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The Living Room - Oxford

The stunning bar and restaurant is ideal for sipping delicious and original cocktails with friends or enjoying fantastic food with like-minded dining enthusiasts, prepared freshly from scratch everyday.

The private basemement Study bar will be solely ours for our speed dating event making it a perfect venue for our speed dating events.

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The Living Room - Edinburgh

No expense has been spared on Edinburgh’s Living Room, one of the main stylish bars lining George Street. The décor has been described as "Manhattan loft with a colonial twist". That’s to stay there’s a good, effective mix of creams and browns along with stylish brown leather arm chairs and subtle lighting to create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere as soon as you enter. A perfect place for an evening of speed dating.

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The Living Room - Newcastle

The Living Room is a very stylish bar and restaurant set over two floors, situated in the heart of the city on Grey Street. The venue has a very relaxed and welcoming feel creating the perfect ambience for speed dating. The Living Room has recently been refurbished to create a very chic and stylish feel - making sure that it continues to uphold its reputation as one of the city's most stylish venues. Our event is held in the  private basement area of The Living Room which is booked exclusively for our use and has its own bar.

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The Lotus Lounge - Yarm

The Lotus Lounge (formerly Hide bar - situated on Yarm High Street) is an extremely stylish and sophisticated asian fusion bar and restaurant which is a must to go to. It is amazing and must be experienced!

Its subtle interior of smooth red and brown rich tones create a perfect atmosphere for relaxing and unwinding.

We are very fortunate to have the upstairs of the venue which is exclusively ours for the entire event. It has its own bar along with table and boothe areas which are ideally placed for a romantic night. The lighting adds to this amazing venue creating a subtle, stylish and relaxed mood.

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The Newbury - Newbury

In June 2012 The Newbury was born. Peter Lumber and co-director renovated the old Bricklayers Arms and reopened a new, sophisticated gastropub in the heart of Newbury.

A stylish and unique venue offering a great selection of drinks including real ales and amazing spirits, alongside food that is cooked fresh on site using local artisan produce.

The pub has a warm welcoming feel with a spacious bar area, relaxing lounge area, separate dining area, private dinning rooms, state of the art multimedia meeting rooms and also a spacious roof terrace where we cater for parties of all sizes. Our General Manager has a wealth of experience in hospitality from around the world, alongside a strong team who are passionate about food and delivering a first class dining experience.

The private bar upstairs will be exclusively ours for the entire night - perfect for a niight of speed dating.

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The Refinery - Edinburgh

Their private mezzanine level is exclusively ours for the whole event - sit and relax with amazing views over the square and into the city.

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Voltaire Champage bar - London

Located in London's square mile, on New bridge Street, Voltaire is one of the most stylish venues becoming a popular place to go for chilled and tranquil afternoon tea by day and  champagne cocktails by night. 

Built of the foundations of Bridewall Palace, the venue's interiors inspired by it's regal history. The grade 11 listed building features sold stone vaults that kept prisoners under lock and key, and later housed the treaures of a bank that was built in its place.

Such a stylish place to go to - not too be missed out on.

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Waxy O'Connors - Glasgow

A stunning venue located on West george Street in the city centre.  A church-like gothic space on 3 floors with 6 bars, gnarled tree-branch ceiling and colourful mosaics. This is an amazing venue which is one of the best in Glasgow and frequented by many single professionals wanting a relaxed night out within a stylish, welcoming venue. Not to be missed.

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