Things To Do For Couples In Birmingham

Romance isn't just for Valentine's Day, you know? Whether your other half is into swanky restaurants, or low-key settings, you can spice things up with a thoughtful and fun date. From sipping on clever cocktails, going bonkers at bowling or catching some comedy from the comfort of your sofa, we've rounded up the best things to do for couples in Birmingham this season.

Last updated on 26th January 2023

  The Big Birmingham Bake

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@ The Big Birmingham Bake on Various dates from Thursday 9th February 2023

The Big Birmingham Bake are inviting couples of all culinary levels to join them in their iconic tent for 90 minutes of high-pressure, laugh-out-loud antics. You'll be given the equipment and ingredients needed to create a sweet treat, presenting your final masterpiece to a panel of experts for their all-important verdict.

The Jam House Birmingham

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Woo your other half with an evening of smooth jazz and blues from the most fab musicians. One of the best things to do for couples in Birmingham, The Jam House offers great drinks and top-notch tunes from a regularly-changing line-up of pitch perfect performers.

Vagabond Cheese + Wine

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Birmingham couples activities are topped off by Vagabond's cheese and wine masterclasses, where the aim is to find your perfect pairing across five of each. You'll be guided by experts, all while enjoying the ambience with your boo.

The Distillery

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For one of the most fun things to do in Birmingham this weekend, stop by The Distillery for an amazing experience. The vibe doesn't get much better than at this pretty spot, which front gorgeous views over the water, speciality mixes and a dedicated Gin School where you can take home your own bespoke blend. 

If you're looking for quirky things to do in Birmingham, Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre is a top spot. Offering cosy pub vibes, wholesome bites and thirst-quenching sips, combined with avant-garde theatre and hilarious events, this is one cool place to take your partner. 

Gravy season is upon us and it's time to get stuck into some of the best Sunday roasts in the city. A classic go-to for all (slightly hungover) Birmingham couples, these heaving plates of roasted veggies and juicy cuts of meat really come to life when paired with a few pints or a bottle of the good stuff.


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For something quirky with your other half, check out YO!'s Sushi School. Enjoy creating salmon nigiris, avocado makis and crunchy Cali rolls all while nibbling on gyozas and edmames. Plus, you'll both get a gorgeous arrival cocktail.

For luxury things to do in Birmingham, you can't go wrong with a swanky dinner. If you're planning your next date night, impress your significant other with one of these romantic eateries. Chow down on Italian pasta in chic Italian restaurant Gusto or opt for gorgeous interiors and delish pasta at Gaucho.

The Old Crown

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Get on down to The Old Crown in Digbeth for a lovely night out for two. There's loads of fun things to do here, including Fleetwood Mac tribute bands that'll get you up and dancing, as well as a fabulous range of food and drinks to get stuck into.


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Big fans of comedians such as Darren Harriott, Sarah Keyworth and Danny Mccloughlin? Get ready for a top-notch lineup of talent at Closeup Comedy in Birmingham. Taking place at Hockley Social Club, the venue features three bars for drinks, as well as scrumptious food on offer.

One of the best places to cuddle in Birmingham, these cosy pubs have everything you need.  From old-school city centre spots to cute boozers serving the suburbs, we've rounded up the very snuggliest of locals for you lovebirds to check out.


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Tilt merges together video games and booze to present one of the coolest bars in Brum. Get competitive together with a few rounds at the machines, followed by a couple of pints. Or for a daytime date, trade in craft beer for coffee and cakes.