How to Spend Valentine's Day in Covent Garden
Love is in the air in Covent Garden and whether you are sharing the love or loving yourself, we have rounded up all the ways to treat a loved one this Valentine’s Day.
Day to Date at Charlotte Tilbury
Darlings, you’re invited to join Team Tilbury for an exclusive pre-Valentine’s Day makeup masterclass on Wednesday 5th and Wednesday 12th February in Charlotte’s Beauty Wonderland.
From 6-8pm, discover the makeup magic tips, tricks and secrets used on the red carpet, backstage at fashion shows and on editorial shoots. Charlotte’s fabulous Lead Artists will show you how to create the perfect mesmerising Pillow Talk look for every occasion, showcasing the magical NEW! collection of Pillow Talk products. You’ll receive a glass of Prosecco, nibbles and a free gift when you spend over £75.
Tickets cost £25 and a redeemable on the evening. To book – call the store on: 0203 961 7160 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Treat your Loved one at The Petersham
This Valentine's, enjoy a bespoke set menu at The Petersham with the option to have a bottle of chilled prosecco, bouquet or both delivered to your table on arrival, after entering through the magical courtyard Floral Court.
Call 020 7305 7676 or book your table here.
TRANSPORT YOURSELF TO PARIS AT FRENCHIE
Frenchie might have received a Michelin star for their sister restaurant in Paris, but fortunately you don’t have to cross the channel to sample Frenchie’s award winning menu.
Specialising in delivering exquisite food with a side of best in class service, Frenchie is the ultimate Valentine’s Day location for those with a London restaurant bucket list. Book in for the special Valentine's Day Tasting Menu and discover special dishes such as Hand-Dived Scallop, Foie Gras, Celeriac & Black Truffle.
The Valentine's Tasting Menu will be available from 14th - 16th February. Call 0207 836 4422 to book your table.
Treat one's nearest and dearest to an unforgettable in-store experience with Penhaligon's in Covent Garden. Embark together on a fragrance profiling experience to discover your new signature scent, whilst enjoying a glass of English Sparkling Wine. What's more, your loved one will receive a marvellous bouquet of flowers, in partnership with renowned florists Moyses & Stevens.
Tickets are £15 for a two guest booking with only one individual receiving a floral bouquet to take home. First come first serve basis with the event happening on 8th, 9th and 15th February at various times throughout the day. Fragrance purchase not compulsory.
Did someone say Date Night?
With so many new exciting and romantic restaurant concepts to choose from, organising a date night in London can be a tricky task. But fear not, we’ve collated the best date night destinations in the West End of London, perfect for Valentine’s Day or a special occasion – or just because!
From fun-filled Peruvian Pisco bars to sushi to share, and stylish staycations to the ‘most romantic restaurant in London’, Covent Garden has got romance covered, from your first date right through to a proposal.
The quickest way to the heart
Discover a touch of Italy in the heart of Covent Garden with VyTA. The Italian eatery is celebrating Valentine’s Day with a truly special menu featuring dishes such as Ravioli di Baccalà Mantecato (black ravioli lled with creamed cod, shellsh dressing and lime air) and L’Anatra (honey glazed duck breast, sautéed swiss chard with chestnuts).
To finish there is VyTA’s take on the traditional La Sfogliatina and with each guest getting a glass of Strawberry Ca’ Del Bosco on arrival it will be a feast to remember.
£55 per person, bookings required.
Heart Shaped Bag
Love is in the air at Radley London with the launch of its exclusive new I Love You collection, just in time for Valentine’s Day. The forever pieces – adorned with full hearts and love notes – blend beautiful craftsmanship with romantic style.
To celebrate the launch, Radley is offering customers who shop in Covent Garden on 8th & 9th February, a complimentary Hotel Chocolat gift with purchases over £100 (T&C’s apply. See in-store for details)
Galentine’s Day Party
Back again for the 3rd year running, Floral Street Fragrance is throwing the ultimate Galentine’s Day party.
Grab your friends, download your free ticket and visit their Covent Garden flagship on Thursday 13th February from 5pm until 8pm to enjoy a night filled with fragrance, fun, drinks and a lovely 20% discount on everything.
The Ivy Market Grill has pulled out all the stops once again this Valentine's Day with a limited edition dessert and cocktail menu. Featuring white chocolate cheesecake, raspberries, strawberries and rose petals this delicate dessert is made for two to share. Choose between the Rose Fizz, a mix of Lanique Spirit of Rose & Ivy Collection Champagne or the Rose Petal Martini which features Lanique Spirit of Rose, Plymouth Gin, Lychee Juice and dashes of Peychauds Bitters.
The dessert is available from 13th until 16th February and the cocktails from 10th until 16th February.
Cosy up in the heart of Covent Garden this Valentine’s Day at SUSHISAMBA. Enjoy a complimentary welcome cocktail, indulge in their creative sharing menu by the Executive Chef Andreas Bollanos, and be sure to save room for dessert.
£105pp, bookings required. Book here.
MAKE TIME FOR TEA
Take time for an Afternoon Tea for two in Covent Garden. From Crusting Pipe's traditional offering of finger sandwiches, scones and cakes to Petersham's Cool Earth collaboration. There is something for everyone!
Discover all the Afternoon Tea in Covent Garden
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