The Liverpool Love Bible: Your Guide to Valentine’s Day 2018
A romantic dinner, a cute gift, a beautiful bouquet, a wild night in or out with your mates, however you want to celebrate Valentine’s day in Liverpool, we’ve got you covered.
Liverpool, not usually known as the city of Love, actually has so much to offer on Valentine’s Day, it can give Paris a confident run for it’s money on February 14th. From candle-lit dinners for two and surprise bouquets filled with exotic blooms to somewhat more saucy gifts and dancing on the bar at the city’s first ever man auction, who said romance is dead?
We’ve pulled together the finest and most fun Valentine’s Day ideas for you to check out, plan and book in plenty of time to surprise your loved one. Hey singlies, we’ve got your back as well because Valentine’s Day isn’t just about the partner of your dreams, celebrate your soul mates, best mates and your brothers cute mates with our night out suggestions too.
A romantic dinner for two….
Cosy Club, Paradise Street
Cosy Club, Paradise Street is looking for love and offering a free valentine’s sharing pudding for any 3 diners on Wednesday 14th Feb! Click here for more info.
Castle Street Townhouse
For a sophisticated Valentine’s day meal, head to Castle Street Townhouse and share the sumptuous Chateaubriand for two with your better half. Check out the menu here.
Frederiks, Hope Street
Start your own love story on Hope Street as Frederiks invites you to enjoy 3 courses plus a bottle of Prosecco for £55 per couple. Click here for details and booking.
The Chancery, Paradise Street
Elderflower Martini’s, sharing steak, slow cooked lamb and seriously tasty vegan koftas feature on The Chancery Valentine’s menu. £30 per head for 3 courses, click here to book.
Hilton Hotel, Liverpool ONE
There’s 2 special Valentine’s deals to choose from at Hilton hotel. A 4 course dinner & bubbles with live entertainment or a romantic Afternoon Tea with champagne. All the details here.
The Old Stables, Allerton Manor
Dine in the stunning surroundings of Allerton Manor with a three course valentine’s menu from The Old Stables Restaurant. £24.95 pp and includes a glass of prosecco. Book here.
Around the World Restaurant, Bierkeller
Around the World Restaurarnt at Bierkeller, Liverpool ONE is offering a top deal of two main meals and a bottle to share for just £29.95. Check out the menu here.
Blakes, Hard Days Night Hotel
All you need is Love at Blake’s Restaurant. Cocktails, three course dinner, free gift per couple and a beautiful space to enjoy it all. Click here for all the details and to book.
Wreckfish Bistro, Seel Street
Our Jay raved about his first visit to Wreckfish Bistro last week and with a Valentine’s menu like this, what better time to book your first visit. More details here.
A Little Something to say…..
Liverpool Rose Petal Gin
Did you know you can now buy Liverpool Rose Petal Gin to enjoy at home? A modern alternative to traditional flowers and chocolates, get yourself some heart shaped ice cube trays and raise a toast to being in love with The Liverpool Collection. Click here for stockists.
Cook up a storm together
Liverpool artist Kate Chesters has created a truly unique range of gifts for culinary fans. Why not treat the passionate cook in your life to a chopping board with a difference, hand-crafted and no two are the same, you can crate a romantic dinner for two every night of the year. Grab yours here.
Who said Diamonds are a Girls best friend? Nah, cute, thoughtful gifts are what makes the heart swoon and Mi Vida, Bold Street have so many beautiful little trinkets that will definitely impress your valentine. How cute are these bee design bracelets? More in store here.
Utility, Liverpool ONE
Famed for it’s quirky gifts, Utility at Liverpool ONE is offering some indulgent love tokens this Valentine’s Day. From Love Letters to sweet treats and hilarious cards too, plus they’re running a competition to win a Love Hamper in store too. Click here to find out more.
Sweets for my Sweet at MetQuarter
No we don’t mean chocolates! MetQuarter is stocked full of truly indulgent treats for your better half this Valentine’s Day. From jewellery to designer shoes, accessories for him and her, plenty of gift vouchers and right down to a little romantic coffee date. Check out the Valentine’s Day gifting range from MetQuarter here.
Get Saucy at Scandals
Now let’s not beat around the bush, some of us will no doubt plan a naughty night in with our other half, and if you’re gonna do it, why not indulge in some little ‘extras’ from the city’s most famous adult store, Scandals. Not sure what we’re talking about? Click here to find out more.
We love this beautiful ‘Romance Vase’ from Liverpool’s Fishlocks Florist. With delivery spaces still available for 14th Feb, click here to check out the Valentine’s range and surprise your loved on at home or at work.
Karena Floral & Event Artisan
Who said Valentine’s Day is all about tradition? To surprise your other half with some exotic blooms, check out Karena Floral & Event Artisan, based in Formby Village, but get your requests in quickly as bookings for Karen’s creative bouquets are coming in thick and fast! Click here for more info.
Norwegian Wood Florist
If your love is like the red, red rose, then a bouquet of a dozen red roses is the only way to go. Norwegian Wood Florist even add little diamontes to their blooms for an extra touch and who wouldn’t be bowled over by the most romantic gesture of all. Click here to get your order in now.
Do Something Different….
Claire House Valentine’s Ball, Carden Park Hotel
Why not go all out this Valentine’s Day and raise some much needed funds for Claire House Children’s Hospice at the same time? Get your tickets to the Valentine’s Ball at Carden Park Hotel & Spa in Chester on 10th February and glam up for charity. Tickets and accommodation details here.
Knowsley Suites Hotel Spa Break
Knowsley Suites Hotel has a luxurious Valentine’s package for everyone this February from overnight stays, dinner and fizz and don’t forget the beautiful oasis that is the on-site spa. Click here to find out more and surprise your other half with a relaxing treatment and dinner.
Jason Donovan at the Epstein
How about doing something totally random yet memorable this Valentine’s Day in Liverpool? Especially for you, the Epstein Theatre welcomes none other than Kylie’s 80’s love interested, Jason Donovan with a show essentially about his awesome career and loads of goss on Kylie. More info and booking here.
Crooners at The Liverpool Empire
You can’t deny that the old school crooners brought the va va voom to the masses back in the day. And you can relive a bit of Frank, Sammy and Dean, as The Rat Pack, Live from Las Vegas comes to the Liverpool Empire from 13th-15th Feb 2018. Fly me to the mooooooon. Book your tickets here.
We Heart Wes, Picturehouse at FACT
Fancy a night at the movies? Picturehouse at FACT is running a Wes Anderson series and you can get comfy on the back row on Wednesday 14th February 2018 to watch a special screening of Rushmore. Re-live your awkward teenage years and be able to afford your own popcorn! Get your tickets here.
Paint the Town Red……
Singles Night at EBGB’s with Liverpool Arts Society
The ultimate singles night comes to EBGB’s on Saturday 16th Feb courtesy of the Liverpool Arts Society. This is a Valentine’s mixer you don’t want to miss if you’re looking for love. Expect Twister, Speed Dating, salsa, blind dates and more. Sounds a riot! Click here to find out more.
Festival of Love at Baa Bar, Fleet Street
The festival of love comes to Baa Bar on Valentine’s week. DJ’s Matt Hibbert, Shaz, Jordan Brinkman, Tom Smith and more. Expect awesome drinks deals, the biggest beats and a brilliant scouse night out atmosphere. More info here.
Valentine’s Day Comedy Night, Studio2, Parr Street
Valentine’s Bromance at Yates, Queen Square
You’re invited to #FeelTheLove at Yates, Queen Square Valentine’s week, and we don’t need any more excuse to get the girls together to enjoy the ultimate sharing combo with 4 free drinks for £10! You don’t need a fella or a prinny to enjoy this deal! More info and booking here.
Man Auction at Coyote Ugly, Bold Street
Valentine’s Day in Liverpool always brings about some great singles events and Coyote Ugly, Bold Street have set the bar with their Man Raffle! Oh yes you can bid on your dream fella on Feb 14th where dancing on the bar and slamming shots comes as standard! Find out more here.
Burn Your Ex at Camp & Furnace, Baltic Triangle
The ‘Burn Your Ex – Anti-Valentine’s Disco’ takes place at Greenland Street on Saturday 17th February, and will feature tongue-in-cheek burning ceremonies, where event-goers can bring along a photo of an ex-partner, shout ‘I’m over it!’ and cast it into the flames of the original Edwardian furnace, from which the venue takes its name. Tickets here.
Mate Dates at Revolution, Albert Dock
Whether you’re celebrating Valentine’s Day with your boo or y our besties, Revolution, Albert Dock has the location, the dining deal and of course the cocktails and fizz to make for a truly special night. Prepare to boost your Instagram following with dreamy pics of the Albert Dock twinkly lights and all the cocktails. More details here.
One for the Kids
Kids Valentine’s Disco, Sound, Duke Street
Valentine’s Day isn’t just for the adults you know! Sound, Duke Street is staging a kids Valentine’s Disco from 1-4pm on Wednesday 14th February and while this is an opportunity for the kids to have loads of fun, it also means they’ll be shattered by 7pm so you can have a nice, romantic night in, or the baby sitter gets an easy ride while you’re out enjoying a meal! Win, win situation. Sound, you guys rock! Booking and more info here.