Valentine’s Date in Kensington

Whether you are a couple who goes all out on Valentine’s day or prefer to keep it low key, we have selected  our top 5 places to do this Valentine’s day.

  1. Odeon Lounge in Whiteleys Bayswater.

The Odeon Lounge have created a special Valentine’s menu. Whether its a date night or a Mums night out that you want to do, you will enjoy an exclusive experience at the Odeon Lounge. Your evening will include a film ticket to a luxury auditorium, a specially designed two course set menu with half a bottle of champagne per person and full in screen service provided  throughout the film at the touch of a button.

2. Romance is 800ft in Air at The Shard

Enjoy breathtaking and spectacular 360 degree views of London, on the 13th and 14th of Febrauary when the Shard will be open later until midnight. Grab your places at the most Popular sunset time slots (5pm and 5.30pm) which are already on-sale with the sun setting over the city at approximately 5.14pm.  Be there at 5.14pm on 14th February, sipping champagne whilst watching the sun set over London from 800ft/244m above ground in the south-west corner of The View from The Shard …. Could this be the most romantic way to experience London on Valentine’s Day? Being up there is so pretty and the view tops it all up with over 200 landmarks to see. Read our recent review from last summer.


3. Sky Garden.

For the perfect romantic evening with a view head to Sky Garden, Fenchurch Restaurant and Darwin Brasserie – each have fantastic set menus from £95 for five courses or £65 for three courses. Guests can enjoy everything from drinks with a view at Sky Pod Bar, a lively brunch in Darwin, to elegant dining in Fenchurch. Read our past full review here. For all bookings, visit the website for further information and full menu choices in the various restaurants.

4. Dine in style at Zaika this Valentine’s Day 

Zaika, located in the heart of Kensington,  has introduced a romantic sharing menu for Valentine’s Day. The authentic Indian restaurant, which re-opened its doors in November last year, serves up a feast of epicurean delights within an ambient setting ideal for 14th February 2016. Heavily influenced by the Mughal and Nawabi culinary traditions, they bring to you their unique and fantastic festive menu selections. Diners can enjoy a specially created three-course menu infused with aromatic spices complete with a Raspberry White Chocolate Heart for dessert; perfect for sharing. The Zaika Valentine’s menu is available for £65 per person. To book and view full menu please visit their website.

5. Mango Tree, Belgravia.

Belgravia Thai restaurant, Mango Tree, has introduced a luxury menu, specially created for Valentine’s Day. We loved their  Christmas Menu so I am sure their Valentine’s menu will be just as delicious. For a romantic evening with a fun twist the three-course set menu features love-themed dishes with catchy names from Red Hot Romance (chili crab) to Love of a Lifetime (fresh Canadian lobster) and Like a Dream (strawberry panna cotta). The Valentine’s menu is available from 11th – 14th February at £65 per person. A vegetarian set menu is also available. If you plan ahead and prebook your Valentine’s dinner  by the 10th February you can enjoy an exquisite cocktail on arrival as well as a 20% discount on any bottle of champagne and a Valentine special gift!  This offer is only valid for couple who prebook with Valentine Set Menu. Check their website for online booking.

Wishing you all a Happy Valentine’s Day!