Summer Date Night in London

The sun is shining, the weather is sweet and you're on for a date night with that special someone; the only question is where are the best places for a London date in summer? Luckily we've rounded up the cutest rooftops, the cosiest cocktail cruises and the prettiest bars that guarantee a winner for a summer date-night in London.

Last updated on 19th August 2019

Fulham Beach

296 user reviews 4

Treat yourselves to a night of tropical luxury at Fulham Beach this summer. You and your partner will get to escape the city and enjoy all the games, food, drinks and events the space has to offer, from mini golf to film screenings. 

Candlelight Concerts

14 user reviews 4

Set in the completely stunning St Martins-in-the-Fields, this series of candlelit concerts are a perfect introduction to classical music. A renowned conductor is leading things while London Musical Arts Orchestra brings the music of Vivaldi and others to life.

Alfred Le Roy

139 user reviews 5

Nothing says date night quite like a romantic cruise, and Alfred Le Roy is the perfect vessel for the job. Take your partner to set sail through the canals with cocktail packages and mini-voyages starting from just £10, because love doesn't need to be expensive. 

Bedales Wines

84 user reviews 5

Get out of the hit and down into the cool cellars of Bedales Wines. Offering a host of great activities throughout the summer, shake up that date night with a cheese-pairing workshop or have a crack at their nefarious pub quiz for wine buffs.

Near & Far Peckham

116 user reviews 5

£5 cocktails from 4pm to 7pm Monday to Friday and 2 other offers

Properly taking in Peckham Levels' creative theme, Near & Far is a great place for a summer date night, with delicious cocktails and bar snacks to indulge in while sat in their unique retro kitsch interior, or gazing out the window at their panoramic views of the city.

A night of

91 user reviews 4

If you're looking for the ultimate summer date night, there's no better place to start than one of these stunning live music nights. Paying tribute to everything from Neo Soul to Whitney Houston, it's perfect for any musos looking for inspiration.


71 user reviews 4

@ Brunel Museum on Friday 27th September 2019 and 2 other dates

Midnight Apothecary is back, bringing the ultimate summer date night in London with 'em. Pay a visit to the South London event and experience an evening of culinary delights, London's finest brewers and cocktails on a botanical rooftop with local wildlife. 

Rooftop Film Club

19 user reviews 4

Taking pride of place on top of some of London's most beloved venues, Rooftop Film Club promises classic flicks with picturesque surroundings. Expect plenty of Insta-moments as you settle into deck chairs with flowing cocktails and plenty of snacks along the way. 

Head underground this summer for a unique supper club, where you will make your way through the quirky vault venue before sitting at communal tables and feast on a Mexican four course meal designed to challenge and intrigue your palette.