One of Nottingham's coolest bars, The Hockley Arts Club is a well-trodden spot for fun date nights and alfresco drinks. Split over several floors, with various themed rooms, this quirky venue is the perfect backdrop for getting cosy with your sweetheart.
Things To Do For Couples In Nottingham
You've swiped right, the chat has been great and it's finally time to take the plunge. But date night doesn't have to mean a couple of drinks down your local boozer. Upgrade your schmoozing game by booking a candlelit dinner, getting competitive in a ping pong match or trying something a little different with an all-singing, all-dancing immersive experience. Ready to knock their socks off? Check out our guide on the best things to do for couples in Nottingham here.
Suit and tie not your vibe? Keep things casual by heading to Das Kino - the Lace Market bar boasting edgy industrial-style interiors, neon lighting and full-sized ping pong tables, perfect for getting competitive with your other half.
For a swanky fine dining experience that's sure to knock your date's socks off, head to Marco Pierre White's Steakhouse Bar & Grill at Alea. Feast on tantalising cuts of prime meat, hearty roast dinners and decadent desserts in a swish and contemporary setting, with art adorning the walls and comfy leather chairs.
Our top pick for a summertime date night? Brewhouse & Kitchen - the casual restaurant that boasts a sprawling terrace with views over the River Trent. A packed out spot when the sun decides to shine, you can expect a huge variety of beer, along with tasty cocktails and mouthwatering pub classics, from fish and chips to baby back ribs.
One of Nottingham's quirkiest bars, Pitcher & Piano can be found in a deconsecrated Unitarian church. Giving praise to all things drinking and dining, this magnificent space is the stuff of date night dreams. Whether you're popping in for a tasty lunch, or plan on spending the night getting better acquainted with the cocktail menu, the imposing architecture makes the place a special spot indeed.
When it comes to cocktails in Nottingham, The Alchemist never fails to disappoint. Keep things simple by booking a table at this King Street spot and spend you evening sipping on libations such as the She's Electric - a tasty tipple created from rum, mango and vanilla, finished with theatrical 'thunder foam'.
For a tongue-in-cheek couples day out in Nottingham, look no further than getting balls deep in GloryHoles. You can swing your shaft on 18 holes of adult-themed crazy golf. And for afters? Pizza and arcade games.
The ideal spot for a group date? We've just found it. Bada Bingo is throwing what's set to be an absolute cracker of a night out over at Buzz Bingo. Not only will you have a top drag queen as your host, but there will also be non-stop hits playing and lots of naughty prizes up for grabs.
A Vietnamese kitchen-cum-cocktail bar, Coco Tang is the perfect venue for a quirky date night in Nottingham. Step inside and find yourself transported to an exotic land, with indoor palm trees, an airy roof terrace and authentic tiles imported from Ho Chi Minh City.
When it comes to bars for couples in Nottingham, there's nowhere quite like The Walrus - the underground spot that's decked out with red neon lights, comfy leather booths and group gaming areas. Shimmy on down for a night of cocktails, tasty scran and old-school fun with your date.