7 Best places to date around Campus
From grabbing a cheeky study break to soaking in the views at the Roger Stevens fountain, check out our top places to date on campus.
The Tab solves all your Valentine’s dilemmas with a countdown of the 7 best places on campus for conversing and canoodling.
Get your bicep curls right and you’ll edge your way closer to true love.
Pros: In winter there is no other way of seeing so much flesh
Cons: Not the ideal way you want to be getting sweaty on a date
Pay for your date’s meal and still spend under a tenner.
Pros: Nothing says love like an Old Bar burger oozing with cheese
Cons: There is no seductive or elegant way of eating the above. Also they show vampire films on Valentine’s day. Might put you off your chips.
Because silent study areas are in need of livening up.
Pros: The opportunity to turn a study buddy into a snuggle buddy
Cons: Cheeky antics will quickly become public knowledge thanks to the library’s vast, echoing spaces. You might even get caught.
Inject a shot of love into your espresso.
Pros: Sofas, music and overpriced yet underwhelming food – what’s not to love?
Cons: Alarming volume of hipsters present may provide an unwelcome distraction.
If nothing else, the threat of getting mugged will get the heart racing.
Pros: Picnics in the park are an undeniably romantic idea
Cons: This is only a viable date location when sunny in Leeds i.e. 3 days a year
Dolce Vita (aka maths cafe)
Red for red route and red for love. Coincidence? I think not.
Pros: You + maths puns = a match made in heaven
Cons: Sandwiches and a bag of crisps don’t really cut it as dating high cuisine.
Roger Stevens’ water feature
The Niagara Falls of Leeds.
Pros: For both quirky points and a dazzling view
Cons: Eyesores remain – the architecture of Roger Stevens leaves a lot to be desired