Head to Tooting or Haggerston, where this unique baking competition is injecting a little sweetness into your Valentine's Day events. Bring your top skills and impress your other half with some serious cooking action, and see if you can't score that all-important best baker title.
Things To Do On Valentine's Day In London 2023
Loved up? Looking for someone special? Couldn't care less? Whether you're hoping to impress the other half, woo a potential beau or indulge in a little self-care, we've rounded up some of the best activities. From immersive theatre and comedy to singles parties and quirky activities, we've got the low down on fun things to do on Valentine's Day in London.
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Bored of the bog-standard dinners and rose bouquets? We've got just the ticket. Boogie Shoes Silent Disco Walking Party takes you on a dancing tour of the city. Expect plenty of hilarious commentary, as well as banging tunes, fantastic views of London and the like.
Whether you're looking for a fun, romantic night out with your other half or want to celebrate V-Day with your best pals, The Candlelight Club's poppin' 1920s party is where it's at. Head over for retro cocktails, fabulous dress-up and so much more.
Bring all the glitz and glam to your night out before Valentine's Day thanks to immersive theatre event, The Great Gatsby. A hedonistic world of red hot rhythms, bootleg liquor and pure jazz age self-indulgence awaits, so make sure you're dressed the part.
Darcie and May Green is a great way to spend Valentine's Day together – and it's not just because of their Australian cuisine. These two adorable restaurants are actually barges on the Grand Union Canal, so you can have a romantic waterside, seasonal meal.
For a romantic evening in Soho, join the lively Louche. With live jazz and a menu of aphrodisiac cocktails that includes the tequila and watermelon-tipped Blushing Bae alongside a Loverboy which matches Dewar's Caribbean Cask, salted caramel, bitters and honeycomb, you'll be in for a treat.
For a cute date night, head to Plonk Golf in Camden Market. Along with tropical decor and a huge course, you'll enjoy getting competitive over the span of six different unique units. The game is on, so be sure to practice your swing.
Brought to you by The Grid, Neosight is bringing you an escape room where you'll be tipping back futuristic cocktails while operating artificial intelligence tools. You'll be in groups of up to 8 people as you try to crack the case and solve various puzzles.
If you fancy a romantic evening and gorgeous views with your other half, then you should check out Sky Garden. Along with botanical decor, a sleek bar space, and a house DJ playing love songs, their Valentine's Day event comes with a sharing board and bottle of Champagne.
Looking for places to go for Valentine's Day in the UK? If you're on the hunt for love this year, SpeedDater has you covered with their line up of events, where you can head to a singles party or get involved in a bit of speed dating.
Whether you're celebrating Galentine's Day with the bestie or opting for a quirkier activity with your partner, Ballie Ballerson in Shoreditch has you set. Shimmy on over for its V-Day-inspired menu, boozy ball pit, heart-shaped decor and themed photobooth.
Celebrate V-Day early at this bottomless brunch in Brixton on the 12th February. Taking over The Queen's Head, the event will see you enjoy three hours of free-flowing bubbles or mixer, jerk chicken or falafels, as well as skincare tips from Kiehl's.
A stunning spot to spend Valentine's Day, 116 Pall Mall is pulling out all the stops with its events. On the 11th and 14th of February, you can enjoy a three-course dinner with a glass of bubbly in their morning room, or on the 12th and 13th, you and your sweetie can spend the weekend at an afternoon tea by Searcys.
Looking to upscale the traditional dinner and a movie? Karma Sanctum Soho is bringing you an epic Valentine's Day dinner with oysters, salmon tartare and much more. Afterwards, head to Cinema Bar, enjoy a film and nibble on pink popcorn and love-inspired cocktails.
If you've found yourself in Covent Garden on the 12th of February, you're in for a treat. Comedy Carnival are offering a line up of killer stand up comedians to entertain you for the evening. This way, you can still have a night out to celebrate, but stay in with your boo on Valentine's Day itself.
A private bar, perfectly sized for just the two of you? The Brig are coming up trumps in the romance department this Valentine's Day as their unique cocktail experience will have you being served and shaking things up in London's smallest watering hole.
For those with partners who can be a tiny bit choosy (putting it lightly), Chelsea Funhouse has all the answers. Combining a swanky around-the-world inspired restaurant, a late-night espresso martini lounge and an immersive 1940s cocktail experience all under one roof, you'd be hard pushed to not have fun at this West London spot.
Need something to do with your SO come the 14th February? Get all romantic at Kindred's jazz bar located in Hammersmith, where you can expect an evening of live music and entertainment, along with fabulous cocktails or bubbles.
Molecular cocktails? You may not of heard of them, but ABQ are giving you and your OH the chance to make them at their immersive East London cocktail bar. There'll also be delicious pizza to keep you fuelled up and hip-hop beats to keep you bopping.
Fancy doing something a little different for Valentine's Day this year? Hip Hop Brunch LDN is throwing a wicked bash, where you'll get to feast on two tasty courses, wash it down with bottomless cocktails and party to DJs spinning a range of quality bangers.
After an affordable date idea? Head to Eastcheap Records this 14th February where Quinn Oulton's Pocket Change Trio will be setting the scene with smooth jazz. If that's not enough, you can also bag two irresistible pizzas and two drinks for £29.
Garage Brunch is hosting a Valentine's special on the 12th of February so that you lovebirds can celebrate your adoration of each other in style. From the mouthwatering grub and unlimited drinks to the appearance of huge UKG artists and bingo, this one's gonna be killer.
February just got a whole lot more seductive with the return of Gin-House Burlesque. Taking place at The King's Head Member's Club in Shoreditch, the evening is a night of dinner, dancing and naughty shenanigans as burlesque and cabaret performers stun and dazzle.
If you're searching for Valentine's Day events still, Ricco Lounge host some of the best music nights, including several ones this year. From jazz classics to flamenco and tunes from soul singer Kedma, you and your sweetheart will be set.
Not sure where to book this Valentine's Day? Antillean is serving up delicious plates of soft shell crab and confit duck this 12th of February. Celebrate with your sweetie over 5 glorious courses, plus a lovely glass of Champagne for a romantic touch.
Chaos in the kitchen? We've all been there. Tuck into a mouthwatering three-course meal as you watch Basil, Sybil and Manuel experience a comical meltdown at their manic dinner service, which offers up a totally unique V-Day meal in London.
Searching for romantic plans with your sweetheart? We've got you sorted for the evening with Disappearing Dining Club's event at Dartmouth Arms. Check out this spot for an intimate evening of dinner, amazing soundtracks, and fabulous drinks.
Prepare to step back in time to an era of mischievous smuggling and nefarious sheriffs, as this quirky cocktail experience brings the Wild West to life. Prepare for creative characters and delicious drinks at the Moonshine Saloon in Houndsditch. This isn't your usual mushy night out...
Need something fun to do this Valentine's Day. Grab your sweetheart and take them to the Boat Comedy Club for an evening of belly laughs and non-stop laughter. Opt for a two-course meal ticket so you both can chow down while being entertained.
London's most notorious prison-themed cocktail bar, Alcotraz is offering you and your other half a quirky thing to do this Valentine's Day. Trade in dresses and shirts for orange jumpsuits and work together to smuggle in hooch, where you'll earn yourself tasty tipples from the inmate mixologist.