City Living, Dining & Nightlife, Shop

Posted on February 5, 2019 by Mailbox Blog

Still in need of plans for Valentine’s Day? Look no further. Whether you’re dining in style, enjoying a cinema date or celebrating with a glass of fizz, we’ve got the best things to eat, do and see.

What to do

Grab your girls for Mean Girls | Everyman Cinema

Grab your girls and head to Everyman Cinema on February 13th for the ultimate in chick-flick screening. Showing a cult classic, Mean Girls, the entire night is inspired by Ariana Grande’s Thank U, Next and her coordinating music video based on the film. Tickets also include a cocktail to sip whilst kicking back on plush-velvet sofas. 

Fancy also winning a night at Everyman Cinema with snacks and screening for two? Enter our competition at the bottom of the page! 

A night to remember | AC Hotel Mailbox

Who says Valentine’s can only last a day? Turn the occasion into a memorable romantic venture with the contemporary city-centre AC Hotel. Enjoy an overnight stay for two, a glass of bubbles and breakfast for both, with rose petals on the bed and prosecco to make your stay that extra-bit special, (available 14th and 15th of the month). And if you’re looking for a post-dinner tipple, head to the bar where you can buy selected tipples and get another one for free from 14th-16th February. 

Get Ready to Bumble | Malmaison x Bumble

Coupling up with dating app Bumble, Malmaison is hosting a one-off dating mixer, ‘Malentine’s Mingle’, on February 15th. Whether you end up with a potential romantic partner or simply make new friends, find some time to get yourself out there and mingle with new people – you never know what you might find! Find out more here.



Where to eat

Miller and Carter

Wine and dine and treat your loved one to a luxury Valentine’s meal at Miller and Carter. For just £26.95 you can enjoy an exquisite 3-course menu. Expect steak cooked to perfection with crafted cocktails and a candlelit table, it’s got all the ambience and all the food for a truly special evening. Available from 11th – 15th February.

Cafe Rouge

Whether you’re dining early, late or right on the day, Cafe Rouge is hosting a set menu from 9th-17th February. For £24.95, indulge an extensive three-course menu alongside a glass of Champagne – from prawn cocktail to start and Morrocan vegetable tagine and Crème brûlée to finish, whether it’s your 3rd or 30th date Cafe Rouge is a cosy bistro setting suitable for every couple.  

Harvey Nichols Brasserie

Served in the elegant Brasserie, a specially curated Valentine’s Day menu is available to ensure a luxurious meal for you and your loved one. Priced at £40 per person, including a glass of Harvey Nichols Brut Champagne, tuck into mouth-watering dishes across multiple cuisines. For an extra touch of sweetness, sip the specially-crafted Love Bug cocktail which comes complete with a decorative heart. To see the menu, click here.


Enjoy a glass of prosecco alongside a starter, main and dessert for only £34.95 at Aluna. From prawn cookies and chilli gyoza’s to teriyaki salmon and edamame pancakes, this is a tantalising feast for the tastebuds. Available 14th February only.

Fancy winning a date night and three-course meal for two here? Make sure to enter our competition below!

What to buy for him

Regular-fit Sweatshirt with Contrast Logo, £109, BOSS by Hugo Boss | Scarlet Red Leather Billfold Wallet With Red And Black Interior, £170, Paul Smith | 3 Pack Low Rise Trunks – Cotton Stretch, £38, Calvin Klein UnderwearKronarby Nord Black Leather Watch, £275, Burrows and Hare | Paul Smith Cashmere Scarf, £135, Harvey Nichols | Whisky & Oak Scented Candle, £28, Heals | Debossed Logo Leather Trainers, £85, Tommy Hilfiger | Embossed Saffino Leather Belt, £125, Gieves and Hawkes


What to buy for her


Croc Print Leather Crossbody Bag in Powder Pink, £550, Emporio Armani | Triangle Lace Bra, £16, Calvin Klein Underwear | Eden Mill Love Gin, £36, Harvey Nichols | Gucci Ace Heart-Embellished Leather Trainers, £450, Harvey Nichols | Light Pink Eclipse Spot Semi-Sheer Socks, £13, Paul Smith | Kenza Red Pink Leather Purse, £39, LK Bennett | Flint+Flint Gift Card | Gucci The Alchemist’s Garden A Song For The Rose EDP 100ml, £240, Harvey Nichols



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