Things To Do For Couples In Newcastle

Whether you're a new couple or have been together for years, you never want to run out of fun things to do together. From quirky restaurants made for boozin' and brunchin' to slinky cocktail bars that are perfect for romantic date nights, these places really are pulling out all the stops. Check out our guide to the best things to do for couples in Newcastle and sweep your partner off their feet, you can thank us later.

Last updated on 14th August 2020




For those of you seeking a rebellious retreat, The Alchemist offers a unique experience for couples looking for things to do in Newcastle. A lair of seductive cocktails, glamorous party revellers and delicious eats, this place is designed to prime you for drinking and dancing well into the night.

Lane7 Newcastle

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Lane7 is famed for its bowling, beer pong, pool tables and retro games. A one-stop-shop of things to do for couples, groups of mates and family outings in Newcastle, the quirky venue backs up its activities with an American-style restaurant serving burgers, pizza and hard shakes.

This unique Newcastle bar is a top spot for chilled-out date nights, with affordable drinks and bites to eat. Make the most of their daily happy hour deals on everything from beers to classic cocktails, perfect for washing down their menu of stacked burgers, hot dogs and pizza.

97 & Social - Jesmond

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Jesmond is a brilliant date night destination for couples in Newcastle, especially if you're in the mood for a few top-quality cockatils. With its ability to switch from a lively drinking den to chilled-out gastro bar, 97 & Social is an undeniably cool place to hang with your partner.

Take your partner to an all-singing, all-dancing drag cabaret performance unlike any other. An essential thing to do for couples seeking a quirky date night in Newcastle, Boulevard is home to some of the UK's top entertainers, with hilarious comedy and fabulous dance routines guaranteed. 

Looking for a cool and contemporary bar to take your partner to? The Jam Jar is a Jesmond staple, made up of minimalist design, washed woods and neon signage, with signature Jam Jar ale, cocktails that come laced with special jams and tasty grub to enjoy in their laid-back vibe.

Revolution Newcastle

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Not only is Revolution a party palace for drinking and dining in Newcastle, but it's also offering the city's couples a quirky date night idea. Take your partner to one of their cocktail masterclasses and you'll both get the chance to create classic mixes that can easily be recreated at home. 

Looking to add a dash of competition to your date nights? TeamSport Go Karting is an undeniably fun thing to do as a couple in Newcastle. Zip your way around a go karting track and attempt to outspeed your partner, with the loser picking up the tab when you go for drinks afterwards. 

If you're both suckers for a little soaking in the sun, The Bridge Tavern is the spot for you. Along with its pretty terrace space, the venue has its own onsite microbrewery for freshly-poured craft beers alongside a menu of British classic pub grub to keep you both feeling well fed. 

Lola Jeans

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A quirky venue in Newcastle's city centre, Lola Jeans is a charming cocktail bar and restaurant made up of vintage-inspired interiors. Take your date night here and you can sink into one of their sofas with plates of gastro grub and expertly mixed libations while soaking up the romantic vibe.