Something a little further afield

To set your expectations early, this one's a little different - but it's been nearly 2 weeks since the last review and I know you must all be experiencing nausea and wistfulness associated with Date Night Review withdrawal, so here's your medicine. For one reason or another, there haven't been many date nights fitted in recently. … Continue reading Something a little further afield

The Ivy, Tower Bridge

Here it is! Part two to the Tower Bridge double whammy. A glass of wine down (and counting) too so who knows how this will go! So, once our brains were full of historical knowledge and an understanding of bridge building, our date continued. However, by this point the heavens had opened - it was … Continue reading The Ivy, Tower Bridge

Get yourself some Jumbo Thrills up the Tower

HA! See? Everyone's a sucker for an innuendo (inYOURendo 😏) I have no idea why Tower Bridge market themselves as offering "Jumbo Thrills", because, in all honesty, my thrill level probably averaged somewhere around the moderate to moderately-high mark. However, Being a tourist for under a tenner? Bargain! I don't know about you, but when I … Continue reading Get yourself some Jumbo Thrills up the Tower

ABQ London: A Breaking Bad Bar

Do you ever just think to yourself ‘Oo I’d really like some Crystal Meth right now?’  Maybe not.  But some Crystal Meth themed cocktails? That’s a different story.  It’s been nearly 10 years 😱  since Breaking Bad came out in 2008 and the world was introduced to the one who knocks. How? I don’t know. Must … Continue reading ABQ London: A Breaking Bad Bar

S***faced Shakespeare

Drunk? and speak parrot? and squabble? swagger? swear? Othello: Act 2, Scene 3 Have you ever been to a play and one of the cast members has forgotten their lines? Have you ever been to a play when a cast member forgets their cue? Have you ever been to a play where a cast member … Continue reading S***faced Shakespeare

London Lates Special

Happy Geek Pride Day!  Only joking. That was on the 25th May 2017. Duh.  However, for all those nerdy couples out there with a lust to learn here’s another reason to celebrate!  London has introduced something really special to some of its most famous attractions over recent months and will continue to do so into … Continue reading London Lates Special

Skylight @ Tobacco Dock

Another day, another rooftop - but with London in the midst of a heatwave, there's really no excuse but to explore the bars in the skies one by one is there? This time The Date Night Review took the overground (I know - shock, HORROR!) the lesser known area of Wapping, which is home to … Continue reading Skylight @ Tobacco Dock

The Mad Hatter, Oxford: Review

In the words of Monty Python..."And now for something completely different" This is big. Like, really big. We ventured OUTSIDE of London for a date. That's right! People outside the capital like to go on dates to cool places too - who'da thought it? The Date Night Review spent some time discovering what Oxford has … Continue reading The Mad Hatter, Oxford: Review

Giant Robot: Review

Deep in the depths of Canary Wharf, lies the huge metallic sculpture of Crossrail Place which now houses the newest addition to Street Feast's portfolio. Back-to-back with The Big Easy, this 'rooftopia' is aptly named for its futuristic exterior as... Giant Robot What: Rooftop bars and Streetfood Vendors Where: Canary Wharf When: Open 7 days a … Continue reading Giant Robot: Review

Pizza Pilgrims Playground: Review

When date night is upon us, choosing whether to pizza or not to pizza is a tricky thing. Firstly because I do that 'no let's be healthy, pizza has too many carbs' thing (but then proceed to order the naughtiest/cheesiest meal on the menu with a side of fries) and secondly, how do you possibly choose … Continue reading Pizza Pilgrims Playground: Review