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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Last updated on 19th July 2022

The Big Bakes

1612 user reviews 5

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.

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.

Sky Garden

1534 user reviews 4

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.


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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.

Ballie Ballerson Shoreditch

4524 user reviews 4

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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.

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.

@ Covent Garden Studios on Various dates from Thursday 18th August 2022

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.

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. 


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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.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

785 user reviews 4

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.

Garage Brunch

835 user reviews 4

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.


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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. 

Ricco Lounge Events

74 user reviews 5

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.

@ President Hotel on Various dates from Thursday 18th August 2022

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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.


234 user reviews 5

Woo your date at the ultimate plush spot, Disrepute. This Soho haunt is a sexy basement bar that makes you feel like one of the 60s social elite, what with its stunning art deco-style decor, glamorous cocktail list and an oozingly cool playlist of jazz.

The Boat Show Comedy Club

413 user reviews 5

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.

  Alcotraz: Cell Block Two-One-Two

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@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: Shoreditch on Various dates from Wednesday 17th August 2022

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.