Looking for something magical this valentines with winter charm?...from enchanted forest rooftops, magical riverside igloos, gingerbread taverns or simply VIKING heaven, we got it covered.
Dalloway Terrace "Enchanted Hideaway"
Dalloway Terrace is a magical winter wonderland in Bloomsbury hotel, decked out with twinkling fairy lights and frosted foliage. Imagine sheepskin rugs and an alpine menu created in collaboration with London’s La Fromagerie, featuring savoury and sweet fondue. Every Saturday you can also join the film club and watch some festive flicks. Ps: don't miss out on the exclusive chocolate afternoon tea, crafted by renowned chocolatier Maison Pierre Marcolini. A truly seductive, all-day dining winter venue.
16-22 Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3NN
Forest Rooftop "Magical Forest"
Selfridges' Forest Rooftop is the Alpine forest you've been dreaming of! A walkway adorned with glitter balls and splashes of gold coupled with mulled wine or wintery cocktails after a long day shopping is the perfect way to get into the festive spirit after shopping. There's also a winter menu with dishes celebrating true British ingredients as well as the best Scottish game. There's a few reasons to indulge whether that's chocolate toasted marshmallow and hazelnut waffles or braised ox cheek with grilled polenta and Highland venison fillet.
Mon-Sat: 11:00-23:00, Sun: 12:00-18:00, all year round
Selfridges, 400 Oxford Street, London, W1A 1AB
Coq D'Argent "French Fairytale"
Chic winter rooftop escape inspired by Little Red Riding Hood - Lodge d'Argent. The French fairytale comes to life with lux fur blankets, beautiful mason-style jars with miniature Little Red Riding Hood scenes and wintry ferns. Hennessy infused cocktails and desserts, plus an indulgent menu of Alpine fare - including Raclette gratin, resh waffles with hot chocolate and chantilly cream and chestnut macaroons.
Cocktails: Holly Winter (sweet vermouth, ginger, spice syrup, cranberry juice and ginger ale), Mitten with Mozart (dark chocolate and gingerbread) and Fire Wood (Pedro Ximenez, Kahlua, orange bitters and walnuts bitters).
Open till Feb 28th 2017 from Mon-Thu: 11:30-00:00, Sat: 11:30-01:00, Sun: 12:00-16:00
Lodge d'Argent, No.1 Poultry, London EC2R 8EJ
Gingerbread Winter Tavern "Intimate Lodge"
Transport yourself to a storyboard setting in the courtyard of York and Albany - The Gingerbread Cabin pop-up brings you a cookie coated home adorned with lux blankets, gingerbread men and scenes from a children's story! As it's a Ramsey affair you can expect the food to be spot on - festive music, sweet or savoury sharing platters, gingerbread afternoon tea and deliciously moreish gingerbread cocktails. Bliss.
Open till Feb 2017 daily 10.30-late
York & Albany, 127 – 129 Parkway, London, NW1 7PS
Coppa Club "Enchanted Igloos to share"
Fancy an igloo this winter? The Coppa Club is the place to be - imagine 8 heated igloos with sheepskin blankets and Coppa Club's European menu of small plates and classics, plus festive cocktails. If igloos aren't your thing then check out the cool central, brass bar inside with a marble herringbone floor, cosy booths and a fireplace whilst you savour a cocktail by the Thames.
Open till end of Mar 2017 Mon-Thu: 07:30-23:00, Fri: 07:30-00:00, Sat: 09:00-00:00, Sun: 09:00-22:30
3 Three Quays Walk, Lower Thames Street, London EC3R 6AH
Skye Halla "Viking Style"
Skye Halla is London's answer to a Nordic Viking feasting and drinking hall in the clouds. Presided over by beautiful Shield-Maiden Skye, Queen of Hoxton’s rooftop is transformed into a Nordic Viking stronghold complete with long boat, feasting hall inside a WigWam, fire pits, driftwood sculptures and a plenty of drinking horns. Enjoy Nordic nights filled with flowing mead, foraged cocktails, crackling fires, debauched deeds and decadent feasting. Lovers of Thor will fit right in with the "Blood of Loki" cocktail (Whiskey, Port, Lemon Juice, Thyme & Ginger Reduction, Sugar, Rosemary Reduction) or "Thor’s Courage" cocktail (Bison Green Grass Vodka, Lindisfarne Mead, Apple juice and Honey), plus complimentary dishes such as Vigids’s Venison of goulash meatballs or Gunnar’s Vegetable goulash pie.
Open till end of March 2017, Mon-Sat: 16:00-22:00
1 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3JX
The Lodge "Winter Romance"
The Lodge has reopened its doors for its final winter in Clapham to give you the ultimate winter feast with flavours of the Alpine mountains. This year Jimmy has partnered with Verbier to bring you Swiss cheese, Swiss wines and Morand liquors. If cocktails take your fancy, check out the butter rum, mulled wine and cider, hot kings ginger or apple and mint mojito. Expect Alpine style décor, tasty cocktails and of course the signature fondue.
Open till Feb 2017, Tue-Fri: 18:00-late, Sat: 12:00-late, Sun: 12:00-17:00
409 Clapham Road, London, SW9 9BT
Cresta Run St. Moritz Ski Bar "Alpine glamour"
Cresta Run is Goring Hotel's take on the famously hazardous Cresta Run. Think old-school, alpine glamour with a contemporary twist, stylish cocktails and Swiss canapés to twinkling lanterns and vintage skis, whilst you listen to the sound of Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra softly playing from a gramophone. Cocktails include the old fashioned Bullshot, Cresta Punch, a classic Lemon Fizz, Thrills and Spills and Shuttlecock, named after the Cresta Run!
Open till Feb 2017 from 5pm each evening. No need to reserve
The Goring Hotel, Beeston Place, London, SW1W
Piste Club "Rustic-Chic"
If your looking for a sophisticated ski club, look no further. Piste is a stylish alpine themed club in the basement of the popular Archer street bar in Soho. Decked out in cosy, fur lined loungers and serving festive cocktails, no expense has been spared to provide the ultimate luxury, alpine experience!
Open till May 2017 Mon-Thu: 16:00-01:00, Fri-Sat: 14:00-01:00
3-4 Archer Street, London, W1D 7AP
Off-Piste at Plateau "Alpine Chic"
This winter Plateau Bar & Grill brings you Alpine chic with Off-Piste. From vintage ski props to luxurious furry blankets, indulgent bites from the bar snack menu, winter warming cocktails and fantastic views over the Canada Square ice rink - what's not to love!
Open till the 1st Mar 2017
4th Floor, Canada Place, London E14 5ER
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See you in Nordic heaven with the Blood of Loki - Ash