Ten places to take your date in Bristol this Valentine’s Day
Anywhere but Taka Taka
Whether you’ve been in a relationship for years, or are setting out on a first date, we’ve got you covered this V-day.
Immerse yourself in the underwater world, soaking up all the romantic vibes at Bristol’s Aquarium this Valentines. With after-hours, adults-only tickets at £25 for two people, this night promises to set the mood perfectly, without breaking the bank.
River Cottage Kitchen
Trendy, wholesome, and perfectly located, River Cottage Kitchen on Whiteladies Road offers the perfect romantic setting for your Valentine's dinner. Be sure to quote ‘HEART’ when booking in advance to secure a free glass of prosecco each.
Located by Bristol’s Harbourside at We The Curious, here you can spend the evening gazing at the stars at the UK’s only 3D Planetarium. Featuring a bar and tickets from £7.50, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a bargain as idyllic as this.
No. 4 Clifton Village
If you want to splash the cash, this award-winning restaurant is offering a 5 course tasting menu for £38 per person. What price are you willing to pay for love?
Chance and Counters
This cosy, secluded boardgame café at the bottom of the Christmas Steps oozes cuteness, making it the perfect quirky location for your Valentine’s date night. Grab a pint, a milkshake, or a cup of tea and settle in for a game of Monopoly, Scrabble or Cludo. We have big faith in the romantic potential of this one.
They say that nothing screams romance more than falafel. Come and break bread with your special someone, with 3 sharing dishes and a glass of prosecco each for £35 when booked through the Wriggle app.
The Corpse Bride screening, Arnos Vale Cemetery
Looking for the perfect excuse to hold your crush’s hand? Venture to Arnos Vale Cemetery, where you can watch this Tim Burton film from the romantic location of their Anglican Chapel. Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
Cute, classy and cosy. Nestled just away from the Clifton Triangle, The Botanist is offering a Valentine’s special 3 course set menu for £26.95, plus 20% off sparkling wine and champagne.
Valentine's Movie Night, Bristol Zoo Gardens
Snuggle up beside your special someone in Bristol Zoo’s indoor cinema for an intimate screening of V-day classics Dirty Dancing or Romeo and Juliet. Non-member tickets include a trip to the Zoo itself – giving you the perfect excuse to bag that second date too.
Channings Singles’ Party Night
If it all goes terribly wrong, Channings invites you to celebrate all things single at its legendary anti-valentine’s night on Friday 15th February. Better luck next year.