Fun Birthday Ideas In Sheffield

Whether you love them or loathe them, birthdays are the annual event that should always be honoured. Lucky for you lot, this city is packed full of ways to celebrate whatever your age, from quirky cocktail bars to afternoon teas and some very boozy brunches. Read on to find out all our picks for fun birthday party ideas in Sheffield.

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Last updated on 24th April 2024


Want to do something a little different for your birthday celebrations this year? YO! is holding its cooking school at its venue in Meadowhall, where you can elevate your knife-cutting skills and learn how to roll your very own sushi, including salmon hand rolls, sashimi and more.

Thirsty Work Sip and Paint Parties

Thirsty Work are a fun team hosting Sip and Paint Parties at locations across Sheffield, including Church - Temple of Fun in Neepsend and Revolution in the city centre. Not only will you get a glass of bubbles on arrival and a flavoured shot to boot, but also the chance to put paintbrush to a pre-drawn, themed canvas. Images are centred around girl power, from the female form to famous women like Beyonce, Spice Girls and Britney.

Thaikhun Street Buffet Meadowhall

Can't decide what you want to eat on your birthday? Try it all at Thaikun Street Buffet, located in Meadowhall Shopping Centre. From their signature kao soi gai to green curries and classic pad Thai, you can expect an ever-changing menu of tasty treats to choose from here - all for just £19.90 per person. As for drinks? You can't go wrong with a tropical Crystal Lagoon, and they even offer two for £12 cocktails from Sunday to Thursday.


One of the most celebrated restaurants in the city, Joro is the Scandi-inspired eatery fronting some stunning plates of food. Head over to their Kelham Island dining room and get stuck into a tantalising tasting menu, with paired wines for the ultimate birthday treat.

Pom Kitchen

Hoping for a snap-happy celebration? Head to Sheffield's most Instagrammable café and indulge in a picture-perfect brunch or a relaxed lunch of flower-filled salads, vibrant smoothies and vegan hot dogs in Pom Kitchen's signature pink buns.