WITH Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve selected the restaurants in Barrow we think might fit the bill to take that special someone.

We used TripAdvisor’s to search for the most romantic places to eat in Barrow and the surrounding areas. Here are the best results.

1) Taj Mahal Restaurant (Cavendish Street, Barrow)

If you fancy tickling your tastebuds in some authentic Indian cuisine this Valentine’s Day, then this is the place to go.

One reviewer said: “Three of us went for a meal here when staying in Barrow to visit the Lakes. We really enjoyed the food which was superb and one of the best Indian Meals we have ever had."

TripAdvisor rating: 5.0/5 (45 reviews)

2) Hartley’s Restaurant (51 Market Street, Dalton)

This small family run restaurant provides contemporary dining with a Mediterranean flair.

One reviewer said: “Lovely, friendly romantic setting. I would definitely go back when in the area again! Gorgeous food and presented well.”

TripAdvisor rating: 4.5/5 (340 reviews)

3) Da Vinci Ristorante (Market Square, Millom)

One for any Italian cuisine lovers.

The family run Italian restaurant is situated in the heart of the town centre and caters for vegetarians, as well as having both gluten-free and vegan options.

There is an extremely varied menu from the usual pizza and pasta dishes, and also an Al a Carte menu.

One reviewer said: “Delicious!! Generous portions (lots of sauce!), excellent friendly service. Table decorated for valentines, money well spent. It was lovely... we will be going again.”

TripAdvisor rating: 4.5/5 (272 reviews)

4) Oscar’s (Abbey House Hotel & Gardens, Barrow)

Having just completed an exciting new refurbishment, this rosette awarded restaurant would make a great choice for a romantic meal.

There is a special Valentine’s Day three-course menu costing £35 p/p set on February 14 and  February 17 featuring a variety of different starters, mains and desserts.

There are also options to book afternoon tea, or for Al Fresco dining on the heated dining terrace.

One reviewer said: “Not our first visit and certainly not the last. Every time we visit Barrow this is our destination. Atmosphere is relaxing and service amazing. Food as always delicious. Thank you again for another great visit.”

TripAdvisor rating: 4.0/5 (681 reviews)

5) Millom Clock Tower Bar & Restaurant (Market Square, Millom)

This cocktail bar and restaurant is located in the centre of the town and offers a premium A La Carte dining experience in perfect ambient surroundings.

One reviewer said: “This is a lovely place to eat, and either meet up with friends or have a romantic meal a deux. We booked very last minute, and they still managed to accommodate us. Food was excellent, and service great too.”

TripAdvisor rating: 4.5/5 (103 reviews)

6) Mario House (219 Dalton Road, Barrow)

Following a major renovation, this Italian restaurant re-opened at a new address in January last year.

The restaurant specialises in serving everything from freshly prepared meat dishes and hand-stretched signature dough.

One reviewer said: "Very welcoming and extremely friendly staff, tasty food and lovely atmosphere!"

TripAdvisor rating: 3.5/5