TOP 10 VALENTINE’S DATES IN LONDON
Once you start seeing all the heart-shaped sweets and cakes in the shops, you know it’s that time of the year again. Indeed, Cupid’s favourite date is just around the corner. Still looking for a nice Valentine’s date? No panic, we’ve come to the rescue! Have a look below and sweep your date off his/her feet at one of these 10 Valentine’s date ideas.
1. Visit the Piano Bar
16 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D 3BT
Enjoy a jazzy and cosy evening at the piano bar in Soho. Image sipping on a cocktail with your date whilst the jazz music makes you drunk in love. Members enjoy guaranteed entry, non-members only have to pay £10 entry in order to experience a night full of jazz music. However, make sure to put yourself and your lovely date on the guest list, so you definitely don’t have to miss out on an evening at this lovely location.
Our recommendation: try the Smoked Old Fashioned. A quick glance at this cocktail will have your taste buds tingling in anticipation.
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2. Relax at Titanic Spa
Low Westwood Ln, Linthwaite, Huddersfield, Yorkshire HD7 5UN
Escape the crowded streets and opt for a romantic weekend away in the Pennine hills in Yorkshire. The UK’s first eco spa offers a luxurious stay at your very own private apartment. Be quick to settle on this one as there are only a couple of places left. The Titanic Spa has different options to suit all tastes: an outdoor hot tub, salt regulated swimming pool & hydrozone and a relaxation lounge.
Our recommendation: February escape break
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3. Dine at Dans Le Noir in Clerkenwell
30-31 Clerkenwell Green, EC1R 0DU
Dans Le Noir gives a whole new meaning to a blind date. The restaurant invites you to dine in complete darkness which allows you to re-evaluate your perception of taste. It lets you rediscover delicious food. Don’t worry, a guide will be present to help you get to your table.
The restaurant is known for the iconic scene in the film “About time” and is located in the heart of London, only a stone’s throw away from The British Museum.
Our recommendation: Treat yourself to the full sensory experience and order the degustation menu.
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4. Have a movienight at the Rivoli ballroom
350 Brockley Rd, Crofton Park SE4 2BY
This one’s for the lovebirds amongst us. Nothing says Valentine like a good movienight. Lucky for us, Rivoli will be featuring the all-time classic Romeo & Juliet in their 1950s ballroom.
The Rivoli Ballroom first opened in 1913 and is the only intact ballroom left in London.
Make sure you get there at around 8 p.m. so you can get comfy with your sweet and savoury favourites.
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5. Have a drink in a private bar
13 Well Court, Bow Lane, EC4M 9DN
Have you ever been at a crowded bar and wished you were alone with your date? The Brig offers the best of both worlds! You can enjoy all the drinks you want provided by your own private bartender AND you’re alone with your date. It’s the ideal place to discover your date’s dirty secrets.
Valentine’s day is already sold out, but why not stray away from the usual and celebrate Valentine’s day on February 13th?
Our recommendation: the price per hour is £65 per person. Included are all the drinks and the bartender. Ask the bartender for his favourite drink, he’ll surely make you a cocktail you’ve never tried before!
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6. Get swinging
The Arcola Theatre, The Arcola Theatre Bar, 24 Ashwin St, London, E8 3DL
Put on your dance shoes and learn how to swing at the Arcola Theatre Bar. Take baby steps towards becoming a swing-expert. The Tiger Rag Fridays are known for their dance classes and live music.
As beginner classes take place from 9 till 10 pm, it’s an excellent way to end your Valentine’s day. Discover your inner Patrick Swayze and dance the night away.
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7. Go rooftop stargazing
40 commercial street, London, E1 6LP
Experience the opening of the Winter Rooftop on February 14th and surprise your date with different ciders and cheese Culpeper’s new feature has to offer.
Surrounded by fire pits and blankets, the Winter Rooftop is the ideal location to cosy up and gaze at the stars while having a nip of cider.
Our recommendation: Try the wonder menu that consists of raclette, a Calvados flamed Sagnaki and a cheese washed in Maison SASSY’s very own cider.
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8. Go whiskey tasting at Milroy’s
3 Greek St, Soho, London W1D 4NX
Milroy’s is THE place to be for both whisky virgins as whisky enthusiasts. Explore the different kinds of whisky together with your date and debate which one is the best and why.
Don’t hold back and don’t go for your usual whisky. Broaden your whisky-horizon by trying the rare whiskies they provide. Also: ask Milroy’s bartenders about the drinks they serve to you as they know fun facts you’ll never forget.
Our recommendation: Premium level: try 5 different whiskies at a reasonable retail price.
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9. Dance the night away at a Valentine’s boat party
Prolong your Valentine vibe and celebrate love at the Valentine’s boat party. Have a dance battle with your date as the boat takes you through London.
Have a glance at the city’s wonderful sights on a 3-level, 240 capacity boat with a fully stocked bar, electric heaters, and a large open-deck smoking area.
Our recommendation: have a cheeky kiss in the kiss photobooth and taste the Valentine’s chocolates.
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10. Take a cocktail making masterclass
17B Kingsland Rd, Hackney, London E2 8AA
Impress your Valentine’s date with your cocktail making skills and show him/her what you’ve got!
TT Liquor hosts a private cocktail masterclass that starts off with a reception cocktail. You’ll then be guided through the concepts of mixology and cocktail making.
The class lets you make and taste four cocktails that you’ll be making behind your fully stocked and equipped cocktail making bar.
Our recommendation: Put your date to the test. After class, you’ll be able to compete against the other cocktail bars by making an original cocktail.
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