date night dublin

Are you fed up of the same old date nights every month? Planning creative ways to spend quality time with your partner can be hard, especially when you’re both juggling work and kids. Eating out at the same local restaurant can get boring after a while. Although we understand that sometimes, the idea of doing anything else can become too daunting! 

To help with the planning of your next date night, we have compiled some ideas for you and your partner’s next date night in Dublin city. 



Indulge Your Sweet Tooth at Café en Seine 

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Voted Best Bar in Dublin at the Bar of the Year Awards 2022, Café en Seine has gained popularity amongst some of Ireland’s well-known names. As a restaurant in the heart of Dublin city, Café en Seine is the perfect spot for your next date night, offering the best of food, drink and music in their well-lit, modern and spacious setting. 

Popular for their desserts and cocktails, Café en Seine is the perfect place to try if you or your partner have a sweet tooth! Despite that, Café en Seine have something for everyone, from non-alcoholic cocktails to tasty brunch options. Executive Chef Stephen Gibson and his team create the most delicious desserts which pair vary nicely with the romantic low lit dinner lighting and sweet cocktails like espresso martini. Click here to browse through their menus. 





Relax Over a Pint at The Crafty Fox 

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Get cosy and catch up over a pint with your partner at The Crafty Fox Pub in Dublin 2. With ‘The Potting Shed’ outdoor terrace and interior with a historic feel, this back to basics bar is perfect for couples who want to enjoy a few crafty drinks without any fuss. This setting embodies old school Dublin with a modern twist, serving delicious bar food and drinks whilst delivering first-class service. This pub has lots of little nooks to get cozy and have a good chat over a gold pint of even a dainty cocktail. If you’ve booked dinner elsewhere this is spot is ideal for an after dinner drink. 

Enjoy food and drink that is affordable in the heart of Dublin. Open Tuesday to Sunday with late night close on Friday and Saturday, The Crafty Fox is a no-brainer for your next date night in Dublin. 





Enjoy a Drag Show at The George 

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Ireland’s most iconic LGBT bar & club, The George is the regular host of fun drag shows and entertainment nights. Located on South Great George’s Street in Dublin’s city centre, this venue is sure to provide date night entertainment packed full of glamour, diversity and expression. Resident queen Davina Devine throws shapes and sashays the night away with clubbers on Thirsty Thursdays every week on the George main stage. 

With regular weekly performances from drag acts, live DJs and even bingo games every Sunday night, The George promises a fun-filled date night for you and your partner. See what events are coming up at The George here. 





Eat To Your Heart’s Content at NoLIta 

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NoLIta restaurant and late night venue is named after North of Little Italy, a neighbourhood in New York. Your date is sure to be a memorable one at this venue due to its beautiful interior and New York-inspired menu. 

With a newly-appointed Italian Head Chef, NoLIta fully embraces authentic Italian cuisine with an American twist. Also located on South Great George’s Street, this venue is ideal for your next date night featuring mood lighting and bespoke leather seating in an intimate setting. Bookings can be made in advance by emailing [email protected]. 






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