Dating evenings london
Relax with some food and drink and watch the river and the general comings and goings of London. Of course there’s always something to have a look at inside Somerset House too.
Somerset House, Strand WC2R 1LA; uk 13 Serpentine Bar and Kitchen, Hyde Park When the sun comes out, Londoners take to the parks.
With plush interiors featuring vintage mirrors, mahogany wood and leather upholstery, Orrery exudes elegance, as you might expect for a restaurant named after an intricate cosmological model.
The rooftop terrace has had a makeover for summer 2017 as part of D&D London’s Think Pink campaign to cover London’s terraces in colourful flowers with summer menus to match.
As well as plenty of very pale rosé, the riverside bar will serve a summer cocktail menu featuring a Britz Spritz (Kamm & Sons British aperitif, elderflower, prosecco and soda) and a classic Aperol Spritz.
There’s also a brunch menu for lazy weekend sessions.
Dalloway Terrace will also be serving an exclusive Perrier-Jouët menu – offering a selection of four Perrier-Jouët Champagnes by the glass or bottle alongside a Champagne cocktail menu.
There’s also a new afternoon tea menu for summer, as well as a selection of new low alcohol cocktails.
A Champagne Flight of three 100ml glasses of Perrier-Jouët Grand Brut NV, Perrier-Jouët Blanc de Blancs NV, and Perrier-Jouët ‘Belle Epoque’ 2007, will be individually accompanied by a bespoke scented ribbon developed by Nourish which compliments the unique flavour notes in each cuvee (£45).
With wisteria and roses growing up the pergola structures, the Mediterranean-style cabanas are furnished with outdoor sofas, wicker armchairs, festoon lighting, space heaters and individual Sonos speakers.
Three of the cabanas can be reserved for private use with space for 8-10 people (two have a number of smaller tables for groups of 2-6 and the other two cabanas are reserved for walk-ins).
16-22 Great Russell St, Fitzrovia WC1B 3NN; 4 Coppa Club, Tower Hill Coppa Club’s riverside terrace features seven standalone ‘cabanas’ and a huge hexagonal bar – perfect for alfresco dining in London.
The custom-made timber cabanas offer knock-out views of London’s iconic Tower Bridge, HMS Belfast and The Shard.