Snuggle close to watch the drama unfold and sneak a flaming Sambuca for every dragon you spot! Kayak London– Windsor Get some fresh air this spring and enjoy London Kayak Tours’ 2FOR1 water excursions.
Take a trip to Windsor and check out the spectacular view of Windsor Castle, the oldest inhabited Castle in Europe. – King’s Cross Drink, Shop & Do on Caledonian Road offers everything you need for a flawlessly fun craft filled evening getting to know each other.
Watch this classic under the stars while having all your favourite snacks delivered to your car. Game, set, match The best way to enjoy the outdoors and set Wimbledon in your sights.
A date at some of London’s free Tennis courts is a perfect way to get active with your partner.
There's no better time than now to plan for a beach date, whether you're going with a group of friends or hanging out one-on-one.
Pack some snacks and sunscreen at high noon or head out to the sands for a sunset stroll.
If gin's your thing, try Graphic Bar on Golden Square - their martini selection is second to none and their 'Paint Tin Punches' will get your night off with a bang. Slightly off the beaten track on Rupert Street is the hottest new table in town The Palomar, where interesting, delicious food from Jerusalem is served by energetic, friendly staff who create a brilliant atmosphere – perfect for a first date you want to be fun and memorable (with no space for awkward silences). If you can't can't get a table there, you're still spoiled for choice when it comes to established restaurants of the highest quality.
Copita (D'Arblay Street) is a chilled out tapas bar with great wine, Quo Vadis is a Soho institution serving British cooking at its best and Jackson Rye, Richard Caring's brilliant latest venture on Old Compton Street, brings the best of New York dining to London.
Help is at hand, we've uncovered 40 creative date night ideas to help make the most of your quality time together. Take a picnic, enjoy the glistening sunshine and watch a classic film like 2. Places like the Bloomsbury Bowl in London are where all the cool kids bowl these days, with a hip cocktail bar and retro diner inside. Dinner with a view Why not make the date night one to remember and enjoy a three-course meal overlooking the beautiful London skyline.
Alternatively, venture further south towards Picadilly and try The Balcon for a restuarant that will make her go 'wow' – the interior is inspired by Coco Chanel's 1920's Paris apartment, and the food and service are magnificent.
Or if tucking into a perfect steak is more you and your partner's idea of good dining, pop over the road to unpretentious Argentinian eatery Gaucho. Technically in Mayfair but a mere hop, skip and a jump away from Soho is Blades at Hush, a small, 60's inspired dining room that aims to be a 'private member's club without the membership'.
Wind blowing in your hair plus picturesque views of the skyline are the ideal mood-setters for a date.
Take a ferry or water taxi to an unexplored part of your city if you want to make it a longer day trip.