Valentine's Day Experiences in London

Romance is in the air and everything's getting just a little bit more lovey-dovey. Whether you've got a special person in mind, you're spending the day with friends, or you simply wanna treat yo' self, these experiences are sure to be a fun, memorable way to spend your Valentine's Day. From quirky immersive dining to theatrical drinking, chocolate tasting to live music, check out our recommendations of the best experiences in London. 

Last updated on 17th January 2020

@ The London Cabaret Club on Fri, 14th Feb 2020 @ 18:30 - 2:00

It's all about glitz and glamour as The London Cabaret Club brings you flowing Champagne, delicious canapés and wild entertainment at this Great Gatsby-style soiree. An immersive dining experience, this is taking you all the way back to the roaring 1920s.

@ LSQrooftop on Fri, 14th Feb 2020 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Featuring floor to ceiling glass windows, with stunning views of Leicester Square and the city beyond, LSQrooftop is the perfect place for some Valentine's Day romance. Tickets include a champagne cocktail on arrival as well as a sumptuous three-course dinner.

The Little Blue Door

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£10 for Half a Dozen Oysters and £10 Steaks on Wednesdays only and 1 other offer

Celebrate Valentine's Day with the ultimate house party. Just imagine that your housemates are top-notch chefs as you have free run of this all-new residential dining experience. These guys have got your day sorted whether you're looking for a quirky bottomless brunch, a delicious roast or Friday night dinner date. 

@ Boisdale of Canary Wharf on Thursday 13th February 2020 and 2 other dates

Take your special one for an intimate dinner unlike any other this Valentine's Day. The legendary God of love, Barry White will be taking to the stage at the Boisdale to serenade the city's lovebirds as the drink and dine.

@ The Hidden Spirit Ship on Various dates from Friday 17th January 2020

Put your plundering skills to the test this Valentine's Day as you board The Hidden Spirit. This immersive experience will allow you and your partner to become pirates for the night as you attempt to steal the finest treasure for your own, and avoid getting caught at all costs. 

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Friday 17th January 2020

Think you've got what it takes to be crowned the baking champion? The Big London Bake is teaming you up for an hour and a half of competition this Valentine's Day. Race against the clock to cook up something delicious, bake better buns than your fellow bakers, and see if you have what it takes to make the judges' drool.

@ Capeesh Sky Bar on Fri, 14th Feb 2020 @ 18:00 - 2:00

Take your love to new heights at Capeesh Sky Bar's 48th-floor party. Offering a luxury night of drinking and dancing, lovebirds can opt for the VIP package which includes a bottle of Moet Chandon, along with two cocktails and a mouthwatering canape platter perfect for getting goo-goo eyed over. 

@ The View From The Shard on Fri, 14th Feb 2020 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Make it a Valentine's that you'll never forget and head to The View from The Shard for unrivalled scenes of the city's most iconic landmarks. The perfect spot for couples, this city centre favourite is promising ambient performances, roses, photographs and Champagne too.

Make it a conjugal visit this Valentine's Day and head to Alcotraz where the prison-themed bars will have you donning an orange jumpsuit and taking your liquor behind bars. With outposts in Covent Garden and Brick Lane, you'll be spoiled for choice.

@ Neosight Headquarters, Bankside Arches, SE1 on Various dates from Friday 17th January 2020

Join a secret undercover operation to learn and operate AI tools all while drinking futuristic concoctions to defeat the system and save the human race. You'll take part in a unique futuristic adventure, perfect for all of you sci-fi fans on a first date. 

@ Timmy Green on Fri, 14th Feb 2020 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

Not your average Valentine's Day dinner in London, this one has got a lineup of unmissable acts to boot. Join Timmy Green in Victoria for a night of burrata, tostadas, salmon and steak with live performances from the likes of Miss Angie Sylvia, Miss Eliza Delite and more.

@ Moonshine Saloon on Various dates from Friday 17th January 2020

This immersive drinking experience throws you knee-deep into the wild west. Working in cahoots with a wanted bootlegger, it's your quest to bring your own liquor and embark on a one-of-a-kind experience to locate the notorious moonshine distillery, it's sure to be a truly memorable adventure. 

@ Owl and Hitchhiker on Various dates from Saturday 18th January 2020

This immersive experience is definitely something a little different. Plunging you into a rabbit hole, the game will take you from London to Wonderland with bizarre challenges, bewildering clues and curious characters. 

@ York and Albany on Friday 14th February 2020 and 2 other dates

Give your Valentine's weekend plans an extra sweet touch with the York and Albany's overnight gingerbread cabin experience. You are your beau will get to stay in a deluxe room at the luxury hotel, complete with champagne and an exclusive dining experience in the fairytale-themed pop-up.

@ Protein Studios on Wednesday 12th February 2020 and 4 other dates

Not your average Valentine's Day restaurant, Terra Mundo is the multi-sensory dining experience that you're gonna want to book this February. Make your way to Shoreditch for a unique blend of flavours and frequencies.

@ Looking Glass Cocktail Club on Thu, 13th Feb 2020 @ 19:30 - 22:30

Head to the Looking Glass Cocktail Club on February 13th, where  Lilly SnatchDragon will be joined by a cracking lineup of cabaret, boylesque and sensational acts. Expect Sigi Moonlight, Evelyn Carnate, Pat Elle & Hardik Mistry and much more.

@ Barge East on Fri, 14th Feb 2020 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

This Valentine's Day, push the boat out - literally - with an evening of live music and incredible food onboard a historic Dutch barge. Start off the night with a welcome glass of prosecco, before moving to your table for a specially curated four-course feast of oysters, steak, sole and more, all accompanied by impressive music.