Fans of First Dates have been salivating over the food and cocktails for over six years now, with the latest season of the dating show currently airing on Channel 4. What cocktails are Merlin concocting in his little side-lab? And how much are those steaks CiCi Coleman keeps serving up? Screenshot: First Dates Dave and Becky. Fred Sirieix , CiCi Coleman, Merlin and the rest of the First Dates staff work at the restaurant either full-time or specifically for filming. Merlin serves small talk as smooth as he does cocktails FirstDates.
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All products are independently selected by our editors. If you buy something, we may earn an affiliate commission. Want to eat out this evening, but not sure where to go? Hide opened in and after just six months the restaurant was awarded a coveted Michelin star. Kick things off with the freshly baked bread basket, which comprises five different styles depending on the seasonal produce available from a warm cherry tomato focaccia to onion and parmesan crackers. The starters rival the mains as the standout event of the meal. The crispy soft-shell crab tempura is delicious, as is the staple dish of black truffle pasta parcels and the seasonal, melt-in-the-mouth, dry-age tartare, both of which were as easy on the eye as they were on our taste buds.
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Keep the romance going every Thursday with a romantic table for two and four delicious courses and decadent date night drinks. Your perfect date is all planned, you just have to make the reservation. The Melting Pot invented the Art of Fondue just for people like you. Take the guesswork out of gift-giving when you treat someone to fondue at the Melting Pot.