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After-Work Date Nights Spots in London That Are Not Bars.

Wondering where to take your Tinder match on a date in the city after work other than the classic ‘drink at the bar’? To help you find a date spot that will really knock the socks of your date, we’ve put together a list of the best date night spots for after work in London.

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SEA LIFE After Dark

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If there’s one way to create conversation between you and your date, then walking amongst the creatures of the sea should do it. Open after hours exclusively for adults, this late-night experience will let you view the marine life in all its glory.

Upon arrival, you’ll be treated to a welcome glass of Prosecco before being submerged in a world of stingrays and jellyfish whilst the sharks swim all around you. With food and drink available at the bar, you’re in for a whale of a time.

Tate Modern

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For those that want a little bit more sophistication and class on their date night, the Tate Modern is opened late on Friday (and Saturday) nights. Dive into a world of culture and learn about modern contemporary art with your date. With an array of different exhibitions and artist, there’s bound to be at least one you can bond over!


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Why not add some healthy competition with a round of crazy mini golf to make the night a little bit more interesting? With 2 bespoke course, 5 bars and 3 street-food vendors, you’re guaranteed to have a lot fun on this date. Loser buys drinks?

Luna Cinema

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Luna Cinema is the UK’s number one open air cinema with one simple formula: watch a classic film on a big screen in a pretty place outdoors. Stopping at several locations in and around London, you’ll be able to cuddle up under the stars with your significant other.

Dans Le Noir?

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Dans Le Noir? isn’t your normal wine and dine dinner date. Here, you and your date will dine in complete darkness. This social experiment will change your perspective by enhancing your other senses such as taste and small. Hopefully, this experience will make you trust your date and bring you closer!

Pedal on the Serpentine

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With Summer slowly approaching, why not plan a date down in Hyde Park and rent out a pedalo so you can pedal together across the serpentine? Available from April to October, pedalos are available for hire until sundown, which means you can chase the sunset with your date. How romantic!

Ghost Bus Tour

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If you and your date are a fan of all things scary, why not ride the ghost bus to add some adrenaline to your date? A great way to view London and learn about the spookier side to the city. Remember, if you do get too scared, you’ll have someone beside you to hold your hand!

Walk along the Southbank

‘Just walking’ may sound cheap but hear us out! It is one of the most scenic walks in London with an array of different famous monuments and buildings dotted along the Thames. It will feel especially romantic when the city lights up at night as you walk hand-in-hand.

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