Cheap Date Ideas In London

Want to show the object of your affection a swell night out, but lacking the budget? Never fear, because we're here to make sure that there's a date night to suit every pocket. From cool and cosy drinking spots to ballsy burlesque, crafty comedy shows and eccentric experiences, we've rounded up the best cheap date ideas in London so you can enjoy the town together without breaking the bank.

Last updated on 16th September 2019

Casa Blue

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Casa Blue Happy Hour!

this trendy Shoreditch haunt is a perfect spot for a cheap date, grab yourselves some bagels on Brick Lane and wander over fop cheap cocktails that are simply delicious. To top it off, the bar itself is styled out with plush velvet booths and groovy playlist of funk n soul.

@ Crate Bar & Pizzeria on Various dates from Thursday 21st November 2019

For craft beer fans, this tour of Hackney's CRATE brewery makes for a great cheap date in London. Alongside a fun and informative tour of the brewery itself, they'll keep you fed and watered and with plenty of tastings and deli sharing platters boasting award-winning meats, cheeses, breads and more.


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With tickets from just £5, Reztron's excellent events line-up takes place at venues across London and brings you an amazing combination of retro gaming and great cocktails. Get ready to inject some fun into date night with a few rounds on the SEGA Megadrive, and a few rounds of drinks. 

@ Sky Garden Bars on Various dates from Monday 18th November 2019

How does an evening spent watching live music in the city's popular Sky Garden sound? Pretty romantic, huh? For just £10 you can enjoy a drink and romantic evening watching the day turn to dusk over the city whilst listening to chilled tunes and whispering sweet nothings to your other half.

The Piano Works West End

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Champagne & Cocktail Hour: 5pm - 7pm and 3 other offers

The intimate sister-venue to Piano Works, Studio 88 is a great spot for a budget-friendly London date night. With a daily happy hours and weekly drinks deals, it's also home to some of the best jukebox musicians in London, giving it an atmosphere that is always on fire.

Laugh Train Home Events

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Boasting names big and small, this great cheap comedy night is one of the best budget-friendly date events in London. Hosting nights across London, Laugh Train Home offers some of the finest established and rising acts in the country for less than a tenner.