Valentine’s Day at Meadowhall
Movies, designer finds and inspired days and nights out
From classic date nights and gifts (flowers, luxe chocolates from Lindt and Hotel Chocolat and gorgeous jewellery) to the utterly unexpected (bowling and darts at The Clubhouse, anyone?), it’s time to get inspired for Valentine’s Day 2024 at Meadowhall.
Whether you’re looking for elegant bouquets and lingerie sets at Victoria’s Secret or want to take them out on an unforgettable day of sushi-making, movies, afternoon tea and street food, Meadowhall is filled with endless original, thoughtful and unique Valentine’s Day ideas.
Discover the best menus, special offers and ideas here. And, don’t forget Galentine’s too…
1. Classic Valentine’s gifts
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A bouquet of spring roses, delicious chocolates or enduring jewellery – go timeless this Valentine’s. Head to Marks & Spencer for seasonal red and pink roses, tulips and lilies (set them off with champagne and chocolate boxes) and luxury chocolate from Lindt and Hotel Chocolat (don’t miss their Valentine’s heart-shaped selections).
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For signature scents, perfumes and aftershave, take some time out to find their ideal beauty bag at the Next beauty hall, Flannels’ beauty, Rituals, Lush and Boots or uncover gorgeous lingerie, sleepwear and underwear at Victoria’s Secret and Boux Avenue. Or surprise them with the most-wanted tech from Apple.
2. Go sushi making at YO!
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Book in for the YO! Sushi School at Meadowhall. Learn to roll like a pro and make everything from maki to nigiri. It’s £29.95 per person with the option to eat there and then or to take your creations home for a romantic meal together (find out more here).
3. Have a night of total fun at The Clubhouse
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Bowling, mini golf, shuffleboard, pool, cocktails, mocktails and menus filled with honey sriracha wings, vegan and classic burgers, tacos and sharing platters make The Clubhouse the inspired place to head this Valentine’s Day. Whether hanging together or with friends, make some memories, take some selfies and enjoy the laidback joy of Clubhouse.
4. Aperitivi and panini at Caffe Massarella
Order bellini or a Hugo (prosecco, elderflower, sparkling water, mint and lime) with bruschetta, calamari or risotto and transport yourself to sunnier climes with the gorgeously welcoming Caffe Massarella.
5. Staying in?
Make your own romantic dinner for two with hampers of prosecco and chocolate, gastro meal ideas and afternoon teas from Marks & Spencer. Take home rainbow-coloured donuts, brownies and muffins from Batch’d and Krispy Kreme and freshly made juices for breakfast in bed from Boost.
6. Cocktail masterclasses at TGI Fridays
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Mix, shake and sip with professional mixologists at TGI Fridays for a Valentine’s/Galentine’s to remember. With a minimum of six people, discover how to make your own incredible cocktails and share tasting towers of sesame chicken strips and loaded potato skins. Yum. Book here.
7. Cute and collectible unexpected finds
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Meadowhall is home to a host of independent stores that’ll tap direct into the things they love. There’s the Lego store and Menkind; Jellycat sushi, bunnies and backpacks are at Cardzone and It’s So Fluffy; everything Harry Potter is at The Shop Under The Stairs with Marvel, DC Comics and Pokemon collectibles to be found in Avalon. USA Sports also has NFL, NHL, MLB and NBA apparel galore.
8. Go for a movie date or head for a Galentine’s big-screen night out
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For a night of popcorn and big-screen moments with the people you love, Vue are showing Madame Web from Marvel’s Spider-Man multiverse and the incredible Rodgers & Hammerstein 80th anniversary concert featuring Patrick Wilson and Audra McDonald.
9. Grab delicious sourdough pizza
In a group or just hanging out together, delicious and fresh sourdough pizzas at Three Joes are unmissable. With ingredients including fior di latte mozzarella from Brue Valley Farm in Glastonbury, The Chilli Oil Company from Salisbury and Stokes sauces from Suffolk, these are some of the best pizzas outside of Naples.
10. Gifts that’ll last a lifetime
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Whether it’s a designer watch or gorgeous gems, engagement rings and bracelets, Meadowhall’s luxe stores Breitling and Fraser Hart are essential destinations with huge selections and expert staff. And, don’t miss Pandora for Valentine’s personalised charms, birthstone necklaces and lab-grown diamonds.
11. Breakfast, brunch, lunch and prosecco at Caffe Rizzoli
With freshly made pasta, antipasti, New York deli tramezzini and lightly toasted panettone, Caffe Rizzoli is full of delicious food with their prosecco especially sourced from the Bortolomiol family in Valdobbiadene, Italy. It’s the perfect place to enjoy great food together.
12. Spring fashion trends, trainers and workout wear
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For oversize hoodies and colour-coordinated joggers (or zip-up track top); 2024’s sky-blue or white statement pieces; Salomon ACS Pro and Adidas Rivalry sneakers and this season’s huge bags, Meadowhall’s fashion stores include Flannels, Primark, Next, Zara, Hollister, Office, Urban Outfitters and schuh. For gym bunnies, there’s now a Sweaty Betty and for him, head to Pretty Green, Barbour, Reiss and River Island.
13. Go designer shopping in Flannels then head to Sienna Kitchen & Bar
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Known for its seriously good burgers, cocktails and all-day menu of incredible plates including roast chicken with harissa butter and lemon chicken, Sienna Kitchen & Bar is open from breakfast until 9pm weekdays and 8pm on Saturdays for delicious treats together.
14. Go for a climbing session together
Before enjoying a movie or dinner, make an unexpected memory together by booking in a session at Rock Up. With Lights Out climbing (low lights and loud music) and Vertical Challenges, it’s the perfect way to make for a totally original date.
15. Water bottles and stationery they’ll actually want
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No one can resist presents they actually need. See Typo, Flying Tiger and Waterstones for thoughtful gifts including journals, romantic Valentine’s cards, stationery and water bottles. Bookswise look out for the bestselling Murdle puzzle books to new releases from Sarah J Maas and popular reads by Richard Osman and Bonnie Garmus.
16. Street food at Five Guys, Nando’s and more
If you’re shopping and chilling out together, Five Guys, Nando’s, Slim Chickens and wagamama are brilliant pitstops for delicious fast food served with love. Peri-peri sauce on Valentine’s? It’s meant to be…
17. Beauty treats that are worthy of some self-loving
Whether a group or flying solo, why not treat yourself and celebrate Valentine’s Day with some true self-love at the Molton Brown Fragrance Masterclass!
Their experts will be on hand to take you through a sensory journey of iconic fragrances where you’ll be able to enjoy the full collection as you delve into the inspiration and detail behind its exceptional quality ingredients. Not forgetting, they’ll indulge you with some themed cocktails and sweet treats! Plus, you’ll get to enjoy a complimentary goody bag worth £36 with luxuries for you to enjoy at home. Book Now
For the latest Valentine’s menus and offers, discover our offers page.