When it comes to the dating game, the process of wooing your potential love interest is half the fun. Whether you are heading out on a first date – or treating your significant other to a night out on the tiles – there is no shortage of dating options in London to really impress your acquaintance for the night. Known for its bustling nightlife and avant-garde social spots, you can wave goodbye to the forgettable quick drink at a run-of-the-mill bar or an awkward cinema experience and really wow your date with a trip to one of these quirky London date spots.
Flight Club – Shoreditch
Darts have been reinvented at this hip spot in Shoreditch. No longer confined to a dingy corner of your local pub, this unique bar propels the game into the modern era with digital screens and interactive games to keep you both occupied all evening. Flight club offers a variety of freshly made culinary favourites throughout the evening, so grab your darts and a drink from the bar, step up to the oche and throw to your heart’s content in this seriously fun joint.
69 and Boston, Soho
There’s no denying this spot in trendy Soho is seriously suave. The elegant cocktail slash wine bar boasts 70’s colonial era-inspired decor and a host of expert cocktail makers ready to knock up a concoction or two for you and your date for the evening. Whether you are a fan of a fruity Piña Colada or you’d much rather opt for a classic Old Fashioned, this place is sure to impress and is a top destination for a date night with a classy twist.
The Four Thieves, Battersea
Think you’ve experienced everything there is to experience at a pub? Think again. This popular boozer located near Clapham Junction station boasts a vast array of gins and craft beers and even a microbrewery on site. There is ample seating downstairs where you can chat and drink the evening away. If that isn’t enough, head upstairs to the games room and enter a world of fun with an assortment of activities to keep you both occupied, including ping pong, crazy golf, virtual reality and a huge racing car track complete with steering wheels, pedals and a podium!
Swingers Crazy Golf – West End and City
A round of crazy golf is a sure-fire way to have an exciting time, day or night – and where better to compete than at Swingers – the uber cool mini golf concept located in the West End and in the City. Complete with several beautifully designed courses, tasty street food vendors and cocktail bars on-site, this trendy spot is definitely one to remember. No two holes are the same here and you can even order from the vast menu of drinks whilst you play, so you’re sure to have a good time – just don’t let the competition win or you’ll have to come back for round two!