Outdoor Date Ideas In London

Where better to get to know someone than in the great outdoors? Whether you're keen to soak up some rays in a bustling beer garden, put your sporting skills to the test with a game of mini golf or cosy up by a fire pit with a cocktail in hand, there's no shortage of fun outdoor date ideas in London. So, what are you waiting for? Strap on your shoes, don your weather-appropriate attire and get ready to swoon, alfresco-style. 

Last updated on 3rd December 2020

If you're not ready to commit to bubbling up with your sweetheart just yet then outdoor dinner dates are the way forward. Luckily, that doesn't mean having to shiver your way through the night, as we've created a guide to all the gorgeous venues that come complete with toasty outdoor heaters. 

The ultimate venue for an outdoor date in London, Skylight offers a rooftop ice skating rink, cosy private igloos and steaming jugs of mulled wine. Head here during lockdown to swoon over the mega views and Insta-ready interiors while staying socially distanced.

Offering quirky miniature golf courses all over the capital, from London Fields to The Horniman Museum and Gardens, the gang at Plonk know a thing or two about alfresco date ideas. Putt your way through 11 colourful holes, with tickets starting at just £6.

Wrap up warm, grab yourself a bag of popcorn and settle in for a night of outdoor entertainment. These pop-up cinemas are letting you enjoy old school classics and the latest blockbusters underneath the stars.

When it comes to outdoor date ideas in London during Covid, there's nothing quite like a rambling walk through the city's prettiest streets. From rural escapes in Richmond to Thameside strolls, we've created a guide to our favourite routes, with the pubs to finish at too.