Valentine's Day 2020 in Manchester
Some people hate it, some people love it, but no matter what your stance on the day, you're going to want to play your cards right come February 14th. Loved-up and looking to go out? We've got everything from swish fine-dining spots and the coolest cocktail bars through to laid-back bowling alleys and immersive pop-ups. So grab that someone special and make sure that Valentine's Day in Manchester really pops.
One of the coolest drinking spots in the city, Dirty Martini will say happy Valentine's with an incredible mix on the classic cocktail. It's also one of the most Instgrammable spots around, meaning you can take honed couple photos complete with angel wings and cool signage.
Taking over Manchester Bierkeller for a night of dazzling performances, glittering costumes and all things music, The Valentine's SoulTown Supper is making its mark. Treat your special someone to drinks, dinner and a spectacular show come February 14th.
Looking for something a little bit lavish to treat that special someone? Make it one of Manchester's most exciting new openings; Peter Street Kitchen blends sharp modern interiors in a classic setting, with an innovative menu of Mexican and Japanese flavours.
Get on your flapper dresses and flat caps and spend your evening interrogating suspects and solving crimes together at Grosvenor Casino Salford's immersive Gatsby-themed murder mystery dinner. The food will be delicious, the mystery will keep you on your toes and the characters will have you laughing throughout the night.
Really all you need for Valentine's Day is great company. But if you want to make it even more special, there's always Alston Bar & Beef, who can supply you with a number of great wines, cocktails and steaks to make any romantic night out in Manchester truly special.
Spoil your love one this Valentine's Day with a romantic dinner whipped up at James Martin's renowned Manchester235 restaurant. Tuck into top quality dishes like seared scallops, Yorkshire wagyu and velvety chocolate treats.
Looking to make Valentine's Day something a little bit special in the heart of Spinningfields? Heralded for their stunning cocktails and plush interiors alongside primed, gastro dining, The Refinery is something of a diamond when it comes to romantic dining.
Come two, come all at this unique bar that puts fun and games back into a night out. Take your mates, take your date and have a bash at this state-of-the-art darts system, alongside pizzas and sharing cocktails.
With the best views of Manchester, Cloud 23 offers up some serious wow factor on this day dedicated to all things love. One of the ultimate date spots in the city, the rooftop bar isn't all good looks - the cocktails are a work of art too.
International flavours and industrial interiors combine to make Banyan a great option for those not really doing the whole Valentine's Day. Take a pew at this all-day dining spot, for cool and casual vibes, seriously slurpable cocktails, and scrumptious sharing boards.
Take to the lanes this Valentine's day and get your strike game in check - you'll be bowling your date over this year ... literally. When you're not playing games on the lanes, gaze deeply into each other's eyes while slurping one of their epic milkshakes.
Say 'I love you' with sushi and sexy cocktails at this Northern Quarter cutie. Cottonopolis Food & Liquor will have you head over heels, from the cool setting of a former tailor's studio through to the drool-worthy menu of deep fried crab claws and dim sum.
Forgot the flowers? Don't sweat it. With a rose garden at the bar and a huge cherry blossom tree upstairs, Tattu should have enough shrubbery to keep them happy. But more than just a fantastically floral venue, this space whips up tasty grub too, with an emphasis on Chinese fine dining.