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Valentine's in Covent Garden

Feel the love
Enjoy all the love London has to offering with a long weekend of Valentine’s activities in Covent Garden.

One of the most romantic and most-loved neighbourhoods of London, is the perfect destination for date night activities, weekend breaks, or trips with friends, providing memorable moments from day to night.

Starting from February 11th expect incredible moments including a pop up flower market, stunning gifts, free coffee, limited edition menus and more.

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Gift Great From Across the Neighbourhood

Molton Brown – For Valentine’s Day, Molton Brown will be showcasing their stunning range of Eaux de Parfum and Eaux De Toilette. Step in the stunning Covent Garden store for an expert experience which will help you discover your next great scent.

Bullards – The Market Building shop has put together a very special Valentine’s hamper which includes Strawberry and Black Pepper gin, tonic, plus a selection of Bullards accessories

Happy Socks - Every day is a good occasion to give some extra love and Happy Socks has a full range of socks for everyone in you love from kids, to dogs and all the way to besties there is a pair for everyone!

Blondies – Visit the cookies counter in the Royal Opera House Arcade from 12th until 14th February to get your cookies personalised on your choice of standard, 7 inch and 12 inch cookies. The limited edition Valentine’s collection will also be in store.

Mariage Frères - Forget the cliché roses and chocolates this year, and instead discover the perfect present for the tea-lover in your life with Mariage Frères’ dreamy 2022 Valentine’s Day collection. Visit their flagship store in Covent Garden to discover the full range of love teas, plus see their incredible tea wall featuring over 100 different varieties.

Whittard – The tea coinsurers have brought back their Limited Edition Chocolate Cherry Brownie hot chocolate due to popular demand. In the Covent Garden store you will also find their Let Love Brew Coffee for a limited time only.

Lulu Guinness Visit Lulu Guinness on King Street during the run up to Valentine’s Day where the team in store will have an adorable gift with purchase until 14th February. There will also be surprises over the weekend.

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Vashi

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Dine in style over Valentine's weekend

Ave Mario The team at Ave Mario are ready for Valentine’s Day and are ready for their First Kiss dolci. For Valentine’s Day only, this sweet pair of luscious lips are layered with a buttery biscuit base, almond praline and almond mouse with a sweetheart of strawberry to get you feeling the amore.

Balthazar Visit from 11th until 14th February to experience L’Amour at Balthazar. Discover their Valentine’s themed specials of a raspberry and almond macaron featuring Crème Chantilly, pistachio and vanilla ice cream, served with a Valentine’s Champagne cocktail.

Sticks’n’Sushi Sharing is caring this Valentine’s Day and Sticks’n’Sushi has just the menu for it! Stick’n’Sushi’s Valentine’s Menu is available from Friday 11th – Monday 14th February and will include the utterly sumptuous menu for two offering 12 dishes using the most luxurious ingredients, with highlights such as Ebi Bites, Hotate Ceviche, Aburi Wagyu Nigiri, Gindara No Miso and Uzura Shioyaki.

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Lilly’s

This Valentine’s Day get stuck in with a sharing fondue at Lilly’s in 3 Henrietta. On the menu you will find

  • Lilly’s Swiss Gruyere Fondue Gooey Blend of Swiss gruyere cheese, Swiss emmenthal, white wine and a touch of brandy.
  • Green Chili and Chorizo Fondue Creamy Cheddar Fondue spiked with green chilis and a splash of lager, finished with Pico de Gallo and roasted chorizo
  • Warm Dark Chocolate Fondue Silky Rich Dark Chocolate Ganache served with fresh bananas, marshmallows
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Frenchie

The Henrietta Street hotspot is hosting a weekend of love with their special tasting menu being available from 12th – 14th February. The menu is £95 per person, with wine pairing available for £60 per person. A glass of champagne will be included as part of the menu for Monday 14th of February only.

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Ladurée - For Valentine’s Day, Maison Ladurée has designed an irresistible gift box to showcase its must--have macarons. Beautifully illustrated with Parisian streets, it’s perfect for inspiring romantic walks for you and your loved one to go on. A QR code inside the gift box leads to an exclusive Instagram filter. In the Covent Garden restaurant you will find a pastry creation from chef Julien Alvarez which is a bright red entremets dessert made with a sweet coconut and fleur de sel salt crystal sable biscuit, a coconut and lime madeleine sponge, a grapefruit and raspberry jelly and a light coconut cream.

Cinnamon Bazaar - Indulge in an impressive 4-course tasting menu with a glass of Francoise Monay Rosé Champagne on arrival at Cinnamon Bazaar in Covent Garden. The menu is available on February 14th only from 5pm

Floral by LIMA – The Floral Street restaurant is doing Valentines the Peruvian way this year, celebrating both love and friendship in honour of Día del Amor y la Amistad. From 12th until 14th February dine from the exclusive Valentine’s dinner menu, showcasing the very finest Peruvian dishes created by their talented chefs then end your evening with deliciously decadent homemade Piura chocolate truffles.

Pivot – When dining at Pivot in 3 Henrietta Street on Valentine’s Day guests will receive complimentary truffles and champagne.

VyTA – The Italian on the Piazza has put together a three course set menu to celebrate the special day.

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Mini Valentine’s Day Market

11th -14th February

From 11th until 14th February, Maison de Fleur will return to Covent Garden with a Piazza pop up bursting with Valentine’s gifting. Each of the three bouquets have been purposefully designed to evoke a feeling, express an emotion and ultimately tell someone you love them; whatever their style, whatever their taste, whoever they are. The bouquets featured to the right will also be available in differing sizes. All of these will be in water so that they are easy to carry if people are out for the day etc.

The Covent Garden date guide

The Best Locations for a Theatrical First Date

  • Get ready for date night with an appointment with a Charlotte Tilbury Pro Artist
  • Book in for a pre theatre dinner at iconic French eatery Balthazar
  • Take a backstage tour around the iconic Royal Opera House, followed by a show
  • Finish the night with the iconic rose shaped ice cream from Amorino

The Ultimate Covent Garden Friends Day Out

  • Get ready for a day out in Covent Garden with a blow dry at Trevor Sorbie
  • Book into the Chanel School of Make Up
  • Make an everlasting bond with bespoke jewellery at The Alkemistry
  • Snap a picture in the disco room, pick a scent and have a forever memory at Maison Margiela REPLICA
  • Dinner at Ave Mario complete with ice cream tower cake and limited-edition Valentine’s dessert

For the Lovers this Valentine’s Day

  • Create a bespoke piece with a Vashi jewellery design experience
  • Add a personal message to a red velvet and white chocolate cookie at Blondie’s
  • Toast the evening with oysters and champagne at the Oystermen on Henrietta Street
  • Finish the night with the best view of Covent Garden with drinks on the terrace at the top of the Royal Opera House

A Valentine's Day with a twist

  • For film buffs, take a walk around the neighbourhood spotting where Darcy found Bridget, where Kate first met Tom and where Eliza first met Henry
  • Indulge in an exotic sharing menu at Floral by Lima
  • Visit the Tiffany & Co. store with the Style Studio offering a creative personalisation bar
  • Visit the longest standing Penhaligon’s store on Wellington Street for a couple’s fragrance session
  • Book in to a Bullards cocktails making class upstairs in their boutique to discover some new tipples
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