It's one of the best secret bars around and is primed for any and all unique date nights in Cardiff city centre. Not only will you impress your bae with insider knowledge of the coolest spots about town, but the cocktails here are also as quirky as they come.
Quirky Date Ideas In Cardiff
Whether you've secured a first date or are just looking for something new to do, this list of unusual outings is sure to spice up your evening. From quirky cocktails in slinky bars to eye-catching restaurants and social darts accompanied by pizza paddles, check out our recommendations for unique date nights in Cardiff and go a little off-piste.
YO! is holding a weekly Sushi School at its Cardiff St David's outpost. Great for breaking the ice on first dates or for charming your long-standing love, this unique experience sees you learning a new set of cooking skills to whip up a range of delicious Japanese bites (before eating them, of course).
One of the city's best hidden gems, this unique cocktail bar is changing the game when it comes to curious concoctions. Boasting an incredible range of curated spirits and a slick hip hop soundtrack, Pennyroyal will certainly earn you date night brownie points.
Coyote Ugly is topping the ladder of cool and quirky venues in the city centre. Plus, with its mouthwatering menu of American-style fare, stellar drinks selection and rowdy karaoke nights, it's one of the most fun things to do in Cardiff for couples.
Showcasing golden interiors, made up of trees reaching to the ceiling, large mirrors and fairy lights, Mowgli is sure to send hearts aflutter. On the menu, you'll find enticing Indian eats, from sizzling curries and fluffy roti to terrific tiffin boxes, with quirky cocktails to match.
For a truly unique treat, head over to Castle Quarter where The Alchemist is serving creative concoctions, the likes of which you won't have experienced before. Mixing up drinks that smoke, pop and change colour before your eyes, this sleek space is one for the cocktail curious.
Pretty restaurants rarely come as eye-catching as The Botanist. So if you're looking for quirky evening activities in Cardiff, make sure to check this city centre hangout. Its foliage-obsessed decor and fairy-lit rooftop offer a romantic backdrop for any date night.
You're sorted for unique things to do in Cardiff for couples, as the Welsh Craft Beer Tour will take you through some of the city's finest breweries and taprooms. Enjoy a look behind the scenes while tipping back plenty of delicious pints along the way.
Fancy something a little different for you next date night? This pink party palace in the city centre has got your back. Tonight Josephine shakes up retro sweet-inspired cocktails along to a soundtrack of killer tunes, plus hosts regular themed brunches if you're keen for a daytime affair.
If you're seeking out fun activities in Cardiff for adults, Flight Club is a brilliant choice. It's quirky surrounds, which are inspired by vintage fairgrounds, makes a fabulous setting for an evening enjoying each other's company, playing social darts, nibbling pizza and sipping bubbly.
For those of you who fancy cosy, indoor dates in Cardiff city centre, make way for The Libertine. This slick, A-lister haunt fronts vibrant wallpaper, glistening chandeliers and some of the best darn cocktails around - we're sure it'll impress the pants off your beau.
Flaunting three floors full of fun, there's never a dull moment at The Philharmonic. Whether you fancy hitting the dancefloor with your beau or getting to know each other over cocktails on the rooftop, this fun date idea in Cardiff has all bases covered.
More of a classic games and comfort grub kind of duo? Chance & Counters has got you covered, as they house a mammoth range of new and old board games (and friendly staff to help you with the rules), as well as a tasty menu of wholesome grub and some jazzy cocktails.
Is it steak? Is it art? While we definitely know it isn't a plane, we do know that Steak Of The Art is another one of the best restaurants around, bringing something a little different to the table. From the art-splashed walls down to the massive plates, this one will certainly get you talking.