What to do for Valentines Day 2019 in London? The ultimate list of where to eat, drink, do and see!
Valentines Day is just around the corner, but don’t fret – there’s loads of things to book, see and do!
In one of the busiest cities in the world there’s a huge amount of options from dining out to intimate experiences on Thursday February 14 2019.
Take a look below at our top list, which we’ll keep updating as new offers are posted…
Rivoli Ballroom Pop-Up Cinema
The beautiful surroundings of the Rivoli Ballroom are perfect for Valentines Day. It’s one of the last remaining ballrooms round.
There’s a pop-up film festival along with plenty of popcorn, ice cream, hot dogs and wine, draft ale, beer and cider. Films include Romeo + Juliet and Pretty Woman, with tickets from £10.
Visit Rivoli Ballroom Pop-Up Cinema, 350 Brockley Rd, London SE4 2BY
Dirty Bones are serving up a Cocktail Masterclass and Sharing Feast at Dirty Bones Kensington on Thurs 14 February 2019.
With fizz on arrival to ease you in, you’ll be schooled by our cocktail masters to make their pretty-in-pink house Valentine’s special, the Rose-Tinted Club, and the timeless legend, Old Fashioned, followed by Valentines Day comfort food sharing feast.
The menu includes Buffalo Aubergine and Cheeseburger Dumplings to start, with mains including Chicken & Waffles and Mac & Cheese. The Stickiest Toffee Pudding, New York Baked Cheesecake Topped With Pretzels And Salted Caramel, plus a Vegan Peanut Butter & Chocolate Mousse
Visit Dirty Bones Kensington, 20 Kensington Church St, Kensington, London W8 4EP
Valentine’s Day Music Night at Sky Bar
This Valentine’s Day, treat your partner to a date with stunning views of the city and a night of live jazz.
Soak up the spectacular surroundings and treat your special someone to a night of live jazz music courtesy of ALR music with a special Valentine’s tipple in hand and incredible views of the capital.
Wander the idyllic gardens at your leisure as you watch dusk turn to dark! Tickets entitle guests to enjoy a Valentine’s Day cocktail or glass of Rose Champagne on arrival as well as all-night access to the bar and the surrounding gardens. Please note our Valentine’s cocktail cannot be exchanged for other cocktails. Tickets from £15.00 – £20.00.
Visit Sky Pod Bar, Sky Garden, 1 Sky Garden Walk, London EC3M 8AF
Get some balls this Valentine’s Day at London’s biggest ball pit cocktail bar!
The Shoreditch space has taken inspiration from Ariana Grande’s ‘Thank u, next’ for their Galentine and Valentine events, with the space featuring a pink ball pit and even a swing. Buy one get one free cocktail offers will be running all night, so you can impress without breaking the bank!
Visit Ballie Ballerson, 97-113 Curtain Rd, London EC2A 3BS
BOTTLES, Old Spitalfields Market
BOTTLES is hosting an intimate supper club on Valentine’s Day where guests can enjoy a delicious set meal which includes a complimentary glass of prosecco on arrival.
Each member of staff is a trained sommelier and will be on hand to guide and recommend quality wines which one would not come across otherwise. With beautiful flower arrangements and Italian rusticity, BOTTLES is perfect spot for a romantic meal set just a stone’s throw from Liverpool Street station.
Tickets are available here and priced at £40.
Visit BOTTLES, Old Spitalfields Market, 107A Commercial St, London E1 6BG
Mr Fogg’s House of Botanicals
This Valentine’s Day, everyone is invited to embrace blossoming love with Mr Fogg. The menu will include a choice of three teapots; Forget Me Not, representing love which includes Chambord black raspberry liqueur, Hendricks Orbium gin, rose syrup, pink rose and lime cordial, fresh lemon and guava.
There’s My Sweet Pea, representing pleasure with Chambord black raspberry liqueur, Russian Standard vodka, red fruit shrub, fresh lime juice and rose lemonade and Red Tulip, showing true love as guests sip on Chambord black raspberry liqueur, Bacardí Añejo Cuatro rum, port reduction, apple juice, pomegranate, raspberry and lime.
Price: From £35 per person. Live entertainment from 7:30pm – 11pm.
Mr Fogg’s House of Botanicals, 48 Newman Street, London W1T 1QQ
Marmite is encouraging Brits to forget the blooms and instead opt for one of the nation’s favourite toast toppers – now available in a Valentine’s limited-edition jar. It’s the perfect gift for the lover in your life on 14th February.
Available in store at Tesco from 30th January, the jar is emblazoned with ‘Valentine’ and features a romantic red twist on the iconic design.
For those looking for a more personal touch, the jar can be personalised with a sweet nothing, a declaration of love or simply with a name of your choosing at social.marmite.co.uk for £5.49 + P&P and is available from the 14th January.
Mac & Wild
Celebrate Valentine’s Day with London’s favourite Scottish restaurant Mac & Wild, as they put on a Scottish lover’s feast with their four course Valentine’s Day feast and a Drams in the Dark whisky tasting experience, in complete darkness, set to get those senses going.
Lovers are invited to feed their wild Scottish passion with Mac & Wild’s Surf and Turf, complete with Ardgay venison chateaubriand, whole butter poached Cromarty lober and an oyster tower for loved ones to share.
Valentine’s Day four-course Surf and Turf menu is £75pp.
Visit Fitzrovia: 65 Great Titchfield Street, London W1W 7PS or Devonshire Square: 9A Devonshire Square, London EC2M 4YN
Privee of Knightsbridge
Boasting a selection of the finest performers from two of London’s leading cabaret shows, The Kitten Club and The Folly Mixtures will be taking to the Privée stage to bring you an intimate and up close cabaret experience like no other.
The show is hosted by one of The Kitten Club favourites, Christian Lee or Delores Deluxe, each bringing their hilarious style of comedy magic, cabaret and maybe even a little bit of audience participation to the night. You can also enjoy a delicious dinner in their intimate cabaret salon with a delicious dollop of fabulous burlesque on the side! Tickets from £55.00 – £65.00.
Visit Privee of Knightsbridge, 2 Beauchamp Place SW3 1NG
HIPCHIPS in Soho is offering couples a medium-size box with three dips and 2 serves of Thomson & Scott Sparkler Rosé all for £14. Comprised solely of crisps and dips, with an array of delicious soft and alcoholic beverages, HIPCHIPS is perfect for those looking for a more casual and understated way to commemorate the day of love.
The fresh, hand-cut crisps come from a variety of British-grown heritage potatoes and are accompanied by an extensive list of delicious home-made sweet and savoury dips such as the Cheese Fondue, Jalapeno Coriander & Lime and Passion Fruit Mousse.
Visit HIPCHIPS, 49 Old Compton St, Soho, London W1D 6HL
Enjoy a specially designed 7-course menu, designed by award-winning chef Arnaud Stevens at the stunning Plate restaurant in Shoreditch.
This Valentine’s Day, former Gordon Ramsey chef and Plate owner Arnaud Stevens has created a breathtaking 7 courses, that will lead you through a romantic evening with his special blend of French and English cooking.
After you’ve finished being lulled in to a coma by the romantic menu, enjoy cocktails made especially for the evening by our in-house mixologist and you look out on to views of bustling Shoreditch and listen to tunes from our Saxophonist, who has prepared a special set for a loving evening.
Tickets from £65.00 – £65.00.
Visit Plate, 151-157 City Road EC1V 1JH