IT'S the culinary delight sweeping Southampton.
Serving bistro model delicacies scorching to your door, Dinner Date Eating is something however your common takeaway, and is likely one of the greatest success tales to come back out of lockdown.
With its third kitchen now open, the corporate has simply celebrated its first birthday.
In fact, it wouldn’t have been a Dinner Date model celebration with out a absolutely booked trendy, reasonably priced, three course meal delivered to dozens of pleased clients throughout Hedge Finish, Botley, West Finish and the encompassing areas.
They tucked in to pan fried scallops to begin, adopted by a alternative of Chateaubriand, fillet steak or roasted vegetable tart and caramel cheesecake dessert.
Founder Kelly Picton wanted a lockdown proof earnings stream a yr in the past and Dinner Date was born.
She advised the Day by day Echo: “I’m a agency believer that there aren't any guidelines in cooking and something in life is feasible.
"Creating happiness with meals is one among my favorite issues to take action it made absolute sense to discover the potential for constructing a enterprise with my ardour, and inside an hour Dinner Date was born. I nonetheless can’t fairly imagine what adopted."
Dinner Date despatched its first meals out on April 25, 2020 and earlier than lengthy was absolutely booked for every service.
It quickly grew to become identified for its unimaginable fillet steaks and nacho meals adopted by distinctive cheesecakes and brownies.
In January, Laura Smeeth joined the corporate as co director and the pair are busy plotting the long run success of the enterprise, which now has a following of greater than 3000 on social media, grown fully via phrase of mouth and advice.
On the menu in Could are a powerful choice of steaks, gourmand burgers and nacho meals, served alongside cheesecake or brownies.
"We're so proud to be celebrating our first birthday and it wouldn’t be potential with out our loyal clients and the wonderful opinions and proposals they've given us," Kelly added.
"With out the assist of our area people Dinner Date wouldn’t be the place it's now, and we will’t wait to share all that the subsequent yr brings."
To guide a Dinner Date, head to fb.com/dinnerdatedining
The agency can be in search of tremendous organised individuals who like to cook dinner to run new kitchens.
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