Quirky Things To Do on Valentine's Day in London
There’s nothing wrong with being a bit different and that is especially true when it comes to relationships. Sure, some couples are happy with a candlelit meal in a romantic restaurant in London, but you want something a bit different. So check out our list of quirky things to do on Valentine’s Day in London and get romantic in the weird and wonderful way you need.
Spend the most romantic day of the year sipping on fruity cocktails and bobbing along to beats in your own grown-up ballpit. Grab your other half or your closest gals for a fun and easy-going night at the popular party spot.
From welcome drinks and mouthwatering appetisers to 3 impressive courses and paired drinks, Terra Mundo is pulling out all the stops this Valentine's Day. Visit the immersive dining experience for unforgettable sights, sounds and tastes.
If it's good enough for Sir Roger Moore, it's good enough for a Valentines' Day date. Amaze your partner with one of London's most exclusive magic shows, with previous attendees including Jonathon Ross, Gary Barlow and the former Bond actor himself, as magician extraordinaire 'Sonic' displays his talent for slight of hand, misdirection and mind-reading.
Give your Valentine's day a fairytale twist with a romantic stay at a luxury hotel and an exclusive experience in a life-sized gingerbread cabin. Based on Hansel and Gretel, the cabin comes complete with a real wood-burning fine, pine treats, frosting and candy canes.
A single's mixer without the awkward small talk, GOOCE's unique supper clubs have bringing people together for a while now. Designed to feel like chilled dinner party with mates, their Valentine's special will see you treated to bottomless prosecco to get the chat flowing, and three courses of delicious food.
Looking to do a Valentine's Day date with a difference? Head to Rotherhithe where the Midnight Apothecary will have the firepit blazing and the botanical cocktails flowing alongside live music, marshmallow toasting and some delicious menu specials.
Orange your colour? Well, this is the date night for you. Head to London's most notorious prison-themed cocktail bars, where you'll be donning some lurid jumpsuits and imbibing from behind bars.
Not just one for tasty Aussie-style dishes, Timmy Green is turning up the heat with a slinky night of burlesque and jazz this Valentine's Day. Head to Victoria for a delicious 5-course meal set to the tune of Darren Charles and accompanied by live performances.
Ditch the same old date night and join The Candlelight Club for an evening of live jass, delicious cocktails and Prohibition-style partying. You'll even be treated to complimentary fizz on arrival, canapés and bowl food to boot.
Make sure that your Valentine's is a slinky one and join the Looking Glass Cocktail Club for a night of queer, Asian cabaret in Hackney. With a lineup that includes Lilly SnatchDragon, Marianne Cheesecake, Sigi Moonlight and Bolly Ditz Dolly, this isn't one to miss.
There's plenty of cocktail masterclasses for couples in London, but none as charming as this. Join MAP Maison as they whittle through some of the finest Japanese ingredients in the business to put together a cocktail selection that shines.
Spend your evening mixing up your own hella potent love potion with your number one at South Place Hotel's St-Germain cocktail class. Over the evening you'll be taught how to make the perfect cocktail in the venue's stunning Mystical Garden, complete with a sky full of wisteria.
Add an injection of sweetness to your Valentine's Day plans with a trip to Farringdon based bar, The Chocolate Cocktail Club. Here you'll find a team of expert mixologists creating the very best sweet-flavoured sips in the biz. Using flavours like salted caramel, gingerbread and mint - each drink here is a silky smooth dream.
If you're a couple of thrill-seekers looking for a high-octane way to celebrate Valentine's Day, this unique experience is the only way to go. Head down to the Southank where the Thames Rockets are waiting to whisk you away on a 50 minute speedboat ride down the Thames.
Head over to Canary Wharf where Boisdale will be bringing you a Valentine's special of their Friday night Mi-Soul sessions with an eclectic line up of DJs looking to get all the lovers and the lone rangers on the dancefloor with a mix of funk, house, soul and jazz.
What better way to celebrate with your sweetheart than with a romantic dinner whilst watching the sunset over London's rooftops? Set nine floors up, LSQrooftop is the perfect place to wine and dine, with tickets including a three-course menu and Champagne cocktail.
Revel in all the love this Valentine's Day at KO Coffee, as they're bringing back the Espresso Martini Society for another session of bottomless cocktails. After selling-out last year, they're back with 90 minutes of bottomless boozing, with four twists on the coffee-based classic.
This Valentine's Day, The Exhibit is bringing out the big guns with their evening showing of the ultimate love story, Romeo & Juliet. Load up on pizza and prosecco before nestling in to one of their cosy sofas to watch a young Leo and Claire Danes.
Take your partner out on a quirky date night this Valentine's Day at The Vaults. You'll get to embody a top crook at a gathering of the world's sharpest minds and work together as part of a crew, all in an attempt to steal treasure completely undetected.