Days Out For Couples In London
Rather than you and your partner spending a whole weekend or day off on a Netflix and not moving flex, get out and about with some of the best entertainment for couples. Whether it's a fancy lunch or a day spent in the arcade, there's no end of great activities in London for you guys to get up to. We've rounded up our picks and recommendations for the best couples' days out in London.
Last updated on 14th May 2018
Towering above the City of London, and one of the most notorious spots for pretty views, not only can you take in the tropical plants and a roster of live music nights at Sky Garden, couples can meander the rooftop spot, choosing to dine in their two restaurants, or simply taking the sights in.
Bored of the odd London stroll? Take to the water instead. Perfect for couples looking to enjoy a charmed catch up on the river, grab your loved one and step aboard the Alfred Le Roy for a delicious afternoon of cocktails, sharing platters and Hackney canal views.
Darts? We know, some might consider it a dying sport, but not the way Flight Club have put the place together. Using state of the art technology and custom designs, take your loved one for an interactive games experience to remember. Just watch where you're throwing things eh.
Bored of arguing in the kitchen about technique and flavours? Yah, us too. We have just the event for you. Learn knife skills and have a good crack at a unique seafood dish at this charming cookery class in London. Culinary fueds and fights be gone.
There's nothing quite like seeing a scary film and holding on tight to the one you love, is there? If you agree, take your scares up a notch with this unique tour around some of the most haunted pub sites in the city.
Peckham is one hell of a cool place to visit these days, and we've found quite the couples friendly event to try when you're in the area. Join the Peckham Street Art and Craft Beer Tour as you not only get familiar with some of the best art in the area, you close the tour with some of the best in craft beer tasters.
Fancy a little more fun in the kitchen? Sick of wasting time as knife novices? Pair up and on over to The Michel Roux Jr Cookery School at Cactus Kitchens as this unique spot has an abundance of classes for you and that special someone to try out.
London is one hell of a cool place to get familiar with, and there's one event doing that, and putting your wits to the test. On a journey around city, The Great Game Treasure Hunt Westminster London will have you completing tasks and getting to know London in all its glory.
Learn more about the way your favourite craft beers are brewed at this fascinating brewery tour in Hackney Wick. With boatloads of interesting facts about where your beer comes from, and plenty of tasting opportunities it's a great way to do a daytime date in London.
Perhaps London's ultimate date venue, Queens: Skate-Dine-Bowl near Kensington Gardens has been a hot spot for couples since the 1930s. With bowling lanes, arcade games and ice skating rink as well as food and drinks galore, it's a dream event for London couples.
Open for breakfast and lunch every day, this sky high bar and restaurant between Moorgate and Old Street makes for a relaxed and luxurious afternoon treat. Go all out with their Chateaubriand for two for the ultimate couple's day out treat.
Do Sunday lunch for couples in style at this fun, chic and soulful event. The one and only Jools Holland presents the best in jazz, blues and soul for you to enjoy while you feast on 18-hour slow-roasted beef rib.
Open from lunchtime every day, IceBar is a great idea for a daytime date in Soho. Book a slot at one of London's most unique venues.
A great activity for couples, this cocktail masterclass will take you on the first steps to becoming London's best kitchen bartender. With food, cocktails and canapes included in the price, it's a perfect Saturday afternoon couples date in London.
A party den by night, Drink Shop and Do is cool, calm and collected in daylight hours. Full of coffee, cake and craft activities it's a perfect couples day out in East London.
Take on the rough and ready waves of the Thames as a team with this insane experience at the Royal Victoria Dock. For a unique London daytime date, this underwater adventure is ideal.
Go head to head on the best retro arcade consoles in London at the Four Quarters. Get to know each other on a new, angrier and more competitive level at this fun retro games bar.
If you're a couple in London that love the odd pop-up here and there, Pitch Stratford could be the place for you. From games and street food to an array of cocktails, head on down when the sun is shining for an afternoon or laughs and lovely drinks.
Looking to speed things up in your relationship? Then Thames Rockets are here to give you a helping hand. Board their speedboat for a whizz around the Thames, all before heading to Ping Pong for some of the best in dim sum.
It's one of the most charming spots in Haggerston, and a must-try for those looking to enjoy an afternoon of brunch and drinks. Perched on the canal, join Barge House for the most East London experience in the biz.
Found in the heart of Brixton, Pop Brixton is the ultimate day out for couples in South London. From independent shops and salons to bars and street food stalls, there's a locals feel and a whole load of fun to be found here.
Taking everything you love about beer and everything you love about Belgium and turning it into one mighty fest, join Ales Tales this spring in London as their hop filled bash is promising one mighty day out for couples with drinks, music and food galore.
Jimmy Garcia is one of the most notorious names on the London dining scene, and he's giving couples quite the sunshine treat. Join him on the Southbank as his BBQ Club promises a hands on approach to dining, with plenty of drinks and views along the way.
If you and your boo think there's nothing better than feta, join the London Cheese Project this year as their cutesy festival is promising couples an afternoon of cheese tastings, talks, stalls, paired drinks and plenty more.
A must-try for couples looking for something different to do in London, join The Ghost Bus Tours for an evening to remember as you make your way around the city on a ghostly themed routemaster, learning about ghost stories and enjoying theatrics along the way.
Perfect for couples that are little more hands on, join the Bermondsey Microbrewery Experience for an afternoon of craft beer facts and fun as you not only get familiar with the brewing process, you enjoy plenty of tasters along the way.