From peerlessly refined dining experiences and one-off cocktail classes to wallet-friendly sharing platters and the ultimate Galentine’s brunch, a number of renowned restaurants and stores around Spinningfields offer a diverse array of romantic delights guaranteed to deliver an unforgettable Valentine’s Day for you and your loved one.

A Valentine’s Mini Masterclass at The Alchemist | Tue 13-Thu 15 Feb | £15pp

For something different this Valentine’s Day, why not head to The Alchemist for a cocktail Mini Masterclass in which you can choose a finely crafted tipple from their Chemistry & Light menu, create your own version from scratch and sample your unique creation with its own ‘dash of theatre’.

3 Hardman St, Manchester M3 3H, Tel: 0161 817 2950
Love on The Lawn and Galentine’s Brunch at The Lawn Club | Wed 14 Feb, Sun 17 Feb | £25pp/£37.50pp

Running all day on Wed 14 Feb, The Lawn Club serves a one-off Valentine’s menu which includes two heart-shaped pizzas, two sides and two drinks for just £25pp.

On Sun 17 Feb, the first themed bottomless brunch of the year celebrates girl power with an afternoon of endless booze, sing-a-long anthems and peerless Galentines’ vibes.

Hardman Square, Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3HG, Tel: 0161 513 3030
3-course dining and live music at The Oast House | Wed 14 Feb | £55 for 2

Accompanied by a dazzling live band, The Oast House celebrates the most romantic day of the year with a date night menu featuring a complimentary cocktail, two hanging kebabs with seasoned fries and a choice of Crunchie, Oreo or S’mores chocolate cookie dough with vanille ice cream for afters.

The Avenue, Courtyard, Manchester M3 3AY
Exquisite fine-dining at The Ivy | Sat 10-Thu 15 Feb | £75pp

Beginning with a glass of light yet extravagant Della Vite Prosecco Rosé, The Ivy Spinningfields’ Valentine’s menu features a selection of elegantly indulgent dishes including prawns with avocado and tomatoes, fillet of beef, lobster linguine and coconut sweet potato curry, topped off by a ‘Love Is In the Air’ sharing dessert with vanilla and strawberry parfait, raspberry sorbet, and salted caramel chocolate truffles.

The Pavilion, Byrom St, Manchester M3 3HG
Middle Eastern indulgence at Comptoir Libanais | £34.95pp

For just £34.95pp, friends, families and lovers alike can indulge in the Comptoir Libanais Feast Populaire, an irresistible array of Middle Eastern delights including a mezze platter, mixed grill, pan-roasted sea bass and aubergine & chickpea tagine, with fresh rose mint tea & baklava for dessert with a complimentary glass of prosecco on the side.

18-19 The Avenue, Manchester M3 3HF, Tel: 0161 672 3999
Amorous affordability at Bill’s | Fri 9 - Sat 17 Feb | £29.95pp

Whether it’s a fun-filled first date, a romantic dinner between longstanding lovers or even a date with your dog, Bill’s offers an affordable yet indulgent dining experience with two courses and a cocktail for just £29.95.

Choose from crispy calamari, spicy aubergine fritters, fried halloumi and more for starters, followed by a choice of mains ranging from peppercorn steak frites and creamy mushroom chicken to salmon & saffron and roasted chestnut & butternut bake, with limited-edition brownies, banoffee pie, chocolate & salted caramel tart or a Valentine’s sharing platter for dessert.

Throughout the week, you can enjoy 2 cocktails for £12 if you choose a Passion Fruit Martini or a Passoã Margarita.

3 Hardman Square, Manchester M3 3EB
Sensuously sinful delights at Sexy Fish | Wed 14 Feb

Available exclusively on Valentine’s Day, Manchester’s acclaimed fine-dining seafood restaurant hosts a night of devilish decadence with a Seven Sexy Sins tasting menu which celebrates all our carnal vices.

Book your table now to enjoy a selection of achingly opulent dishes including Thinly Sliced Aged Tuna, Snow Crab Tempura & Aji Amarillo Popcorn, Donuts “Caviar & Wasabi” and Lobster Gyoza, before rounding off your evening of unholy passion with the Last Temptation dessert platter.

1 The Avenue, Deansgate, Manchester M3 3AP, Tel: 0161 526 2929
Romantic Rodizio at Fazenda | Tue 13 - Thu 15 Feb

To celebrate the timeless season of love, South American rodizio specialists Fazenda have created a sumptuous menu featuring a welcome glass of sparkling wine followed by the full meat-laden rodizio experience, accompanied by Brazilian and Argentinian side dishes, a selection of treasures from their Market Table and finished off with a selection of delightful Brazilian sweet treats.

The Avenue, Manchester M3 3AP
Lavish dining at 20 Stories | £80pp

Brimming with delicate splendour and intoxicating romance, 20 Stories invites couples to enjoy an unforgettable Valentine’s Day three-course menu featuring an exclusive selection of dishes including seared scallops, venison carpaccio, treacle-cured beef fillet, pan-roasted cod and more, finished with dark chocolate marquise & cherry sorbet, banoffee sphere & salted caramel ice cream and lemon & passionfruit meringue tart with pineapple sorbet for dessert.

No. 1, 1 Hardman St, Manchester M3 3EB, Tel: 0161 204 3333
Irresistible baked delights from Hey Little Cupcake

This year, Spinningfields’ Hey Little Cupcake bakery shares the love with a delectable variety of sweet treats available to buy online, from mini cakes and cakepop boxes to giant cookies, brownie slabs and more.

2 Hardman St, Manchester M3 3HF, Tel: 0161 832 0260
Grab a beautiful bouquet from David Wayman Flowers

Whether you’re planning a date night surprise or simply looking to go the extra mile this Valentine’s Day, say it with flowers and pick up an exclusive bouquet from David Wayman.

Choose from an array of immaculately curated arrangements including pure white assortments, vibrant floral bursts and a traditional XXL red rose bouquet. Order now for delivery in time for the big day.

The Avenue Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3HF, Tel: 0161 839 4849
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Wolf McFarlane
Published on:
Wed 7 Feb 2024