Whether you're looking for the perfect romantic gesture for that special someone, or to use it as an excuse to treat your mates - or even just spoil yourself - the city centre’s shops, bars, restaurants and cultural and leisure venues have you covered this year.
Grab a cuppa and have a flick through our special Valentine's guide to just a few of the many highlights that the city centre has in store for you on - and around - Wednesday 14 February.
With Love from Sheffield city centre 😘
📖 Article published Wednesday 7 February 2024. All information correct at time of publication.
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The Basics 💌 | Dining Out | Games Night | Valentine's at the Movies | Cocktail Masterclass | Comedy
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It just wouldn't be Valentine's Day without tracking down the perfect card for your 'plus one' 💌
If you're looking for something just that 'little bit different' or something 'Made in Sheffield', make sure you have Bird's Yard on Chapel Walk and the Sheffield Makers Shop in the Winter Garden on your list.
You should also add All Good Stuff at Butcher Works on Arundel Street to your list. They sell a range of arts and crafts, from pottery to jewellery, made by local artists and makers all at reasonable prices.
Next? Let's move on to chocolate 😋 After all there's no better excuse for just a little bit of indulgence than on Valentine's Day itself!
Head to Hotel Chocolat on Fargate for luxury chocolate and irresistible gifts, something to suit all tastes and pockets!
Their extensive range for this year includes:
❤️ Heart Selectors - £4.95 each or 3 for £13
❤️ A Dozen Little Lovebirds or Dapper Dogs - £8.95
❤️ The ever-poular 'Love Potions' - £10.95 🧙♀️
❤️ And a wide-range of Valentine's themed selection boxes - available from £15.45
Seeking more 'chocolatey inspiration'? 🤔
Take on Hotel Chocolat's Chocolate Love Match Quiz to receive a personal recommendation from Hotel Chocolat's expert chocolatiers 🎓
Or why not pay a visit to the team at Hotel Chocolat on Fargate between Friday 9 and Sunday 11 February or between Friday 16 to Sunday 18 February for their 'Love Match Live' events 😍
A short stroll away from Hotel Chocolat, you'll find Marks & Spencer 💎
Of course M&S is not just about chocolate, there's also the flowers (with free nominated-day delivery, available instore and online), the gifts and the food and drink. Their Percy Pig™ range is definitely worthy of closer inspection 👀
After we've taken care of the card and the chocolates, let's move on to the flowers 💐
We suggest popping in for the personal touch and for their expert help in picking out something just that little bit extra special this year.
Has getting your hands on that 'all important' fragrance ever been more important than on Valentine's Day? 🤔
If it's just for you or even for a significant other, you'll definitely want to be take a trip to Boots (located on 📍 High Street 📍 The Moor and 📍 West Street) or Superdrug on 📍 Fargate and 📍 Pinstone Street, or if you're in a rush for the train home, inside Sheffield Station ✨ You can also save up to 20% on selected fragrance online and in-store at Boots.
And last, but by no means least, let's talk jewellery 💎
Founded in Sheffield in 1861 by Harris Brown, H.L. Brown has been synonymous with Sheffield, jewellery, silver, watches and clocks for over 160 years. Whatever you are looking for this Valentine's Day, H.L. Brown is here to help you make the perfect choice. If it's a watch you're in the market for, they stock a number of prestigious luxury brands including: Longines, Montblanc, Omega, Seiko, Tissot and of course Rolex.
And, if you're looking to make this Valentine's extra special, H.L. Brown is renowned for their beautiful diamond collection 💎 H.L. Brown can cater for different budgets, metal choices and stone sizes and can even bespoke make you the perfect engagement ring 💍
You'll find plenty of places in Sheffield city centre ready and waiting to give you a special Valentine's treat this year. Here are just a few of the venues and special offers that we think are worthy of some further investigation 🕵️
If you're after something tasty and spicy, then head to Castle Square to see the team at 400°C. They're cooking up a fabulous four course menu for two for under £60 and they're even throwing in a free 200ml bottle of prosecco 🍾
Advanced bookings required to access this one ☎️ 0114 327 4150.
Whoever you're celebrating with, The Botanist in Leopold Square will be serving their exclusive Valentine’s Day Sharing Menu on Wednesday 14 February.
They want you to celebrate your love with them and enjoy a delicious three course set menu, complimentary cocktail and live music all for just £60 for two people 🎶 Head to The Botanist's website to see what's on offer and to make your booking.
Browns Sheffield are planning a 'divinely delicious' two or three-course set menu, created especially for Valentine’s Day. Fantastic food alongside fabulous cocktails and the 'buzzing brasserie atmosphere'. Two courses for £37. Three courses for £43 ❤️ Valentine’s Day 2024 in Sheffield | Browns Sheffield (browns-restaurants.co.uk)
At Cubana in Leopold Square, diners can look forward to a romantic Valentine's Day tapas alongside a series of live music acts. All diners receive a free glass of prosecco to help get your celebrations off to the perfect start 🥂 Visit the Cubana website for full details.
Over at Ego Mediterranean Restaurant and Bar on Surrey Street, you can start your Valentine's celebrations early and be rewarded for your efforts. If you choose to visit them a day early (on Tuesday 13 February) you'll receive a free bottle of Prosecco where two or more are dining from their Valentine's Day Menu. Visit the Ego website for details.
At The Furnace in the city centre's Heart of the City, treat yourself to a very special three course Valentine's Day set menu for £66, featuring a 'delightful strawberry and elderflower cocktail' each to kick off your romantic evening 💘 Visit The Furnace website to book your table.
At Guyshi on West Street, Sheffield's 'first Japanese charcoal BBQ and bar', they're offering 'love birds and Val pals', their special Valentine's set menu between Monday 12 and Friday 16 February 👇
At Manahatta, located just across from Sheffield City Hall in Fountain Precinct, they're looking for you to 'channel your inner Regina George' and enjoy their 'plastics approved' Mean Girls themed Bottomless Brunch.
After all, 'in girl world, Valentine's is out and Galentine's is the one weekend a year where you can get together to sip, savour and spill the tea with your besties and no one can say anything about it.'
Available Sunday 18 February, 2-4pm, book on the Manahatta website.
At Miller and Carter Sheffield on Surrey Street, their Valentine’s sharing steak and champagne experience 'is a beautifully indulgent way to share your love of steak (and each other)'. Indulge in a 30 day aged Fillet 8oz, 50 day aged Black Angus Ribeye 10oz, and 50 day aged Black Angus Sirloin 8oz, each lovingly hand-picked by their master butcher. Served with three sides including Grilled Lobster Tail, Beef Barbacoa Mac & Cheese or Sautéed Greens and lettuce wedge dressings and steak sauces. Plus, they'll pour you a bottle of Moët & Chandon Impérial for a truly luxurious celebration 🥂
Available all day from Sunday 11 to Saturday 17 February. Book your table on the Miller and Carter website.
Piccolino in Millennium Square are serving up a delicious three course menu this year, accompanied by a special Valentine’s cocktail. Available from Friday 9 to Sunday 18 February 2024, so there's even more time to celebrate Valentine's with that special someone. Visit the Piccolino website for details.
Silversmiths on Arundel Street can be relied upon to create a memorable dining experience and this Valentine's is no different. This year their Valentine's Day set menu features something to suit all tastes. Book now via the Silversmiths website.
At the Slug & Lettuce on Holly Street, they're extending their Galentines and Valentine's Bottomless Brunch by two hours (until 7pm) on Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 February. To make things 'even sweeter', you'll also get to enjoy a free Malibu Strawberry Bomb when you pre-book.
And just across the way from the Slug & Lettuce, Turtle Bay will be serving up their 'One Love’ Valentine's set menu. 'Escape to the Bay and let the good times flow' with a free One Love cocktail on arrival, followed by a two or three course Caribbean-inspired menu. Visit the Turtle Bay website for details and bookings.
Who doesn't love games night, right? Thanks to this little lot, you can still enjoy all the fun of Valentine's whilst getting stuck in to some healthy competition.
Treat your plus one to 'booze and ball games'. The perfect for two package is priced at £30 and you can add selected gaming for just £5 each. Offer available Sunday to Thursday until 10pm. Online bookings only.
MOJO on Holly Street are sure to have 'the perfect packages' for this month for your dates and mates. Their 'Date Night Shuffleboard package' includes pizzas to share and select drinks for each of you. Find out more on the MOJO website.
If you're looking for more gaming inspiration, why not check out Sheffield city centre's latest arrival, Tenpin on Angel Street. Tenpin have a number of introductory offers that will help you make the most of your time together.
Valentine's Quiz and Bingo Special 🦆🦆
Head to Sheffield Plate in Orchard Square for their Valentine's Quiz and Bingo Special!
'Dive into Drag Bingo, a quiz funnier than a rom-com marathon, and deals on themed cocktails and bubbles.'
📅 Tuesday 13 February
Valentine's Day Bowling 🎳
Forget the clichés, Valentine’s Day at Lane7 is all about one thing…WINNING!
Show your date 'you’re a baller' with a game of bowling and keep the competition going with UNLIMITED selected games 🤯
📅 Wednesday 14 February only
💷 £14 per person
The Big Couples Quiz 📝
Head to Terrace Goods in Orchard Square for 'The Big Couples Quiz', a 'matching answers' style couples quiz night on Valentine's Day itself.
The package includes drinks (full details below) and quiz entry, which means there's plenty of opportunities to win loads of prizes on the night too! There's also 10% off your food bill if you book using the QR code in the image below 👇
📅 Wednesday 14 February
🕢 Quiz starts at 7:30pm
💷 £14.95 per person.
Surely there's no better way to spend a special Valentine's date night than to take a trip to the cinema 🎬 + 🍿
Sheffield City Centre is home to four great cinemas: the Curzon on George Street, the Light Cinema on The Moor, ODEON Luxe on Arundel Gate and the Showroom Cinema on Paternoster Row. With such a variety of choice, there'll be plenty of big screen entertainment on offer to suit all tastes.
If you need some help with choosing the perfect film, why not let Curzon help thanks to their Valentine's Day cinematic horoscope 👇
And if you can't find something that's 'just right', why not check out Kommune's Love Kinema screenings on Wednesday 14 February. With tickets from just £3, they're showing Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind from 7pm followed by The Ugly Truth from 9pm. With deals on food and drink, it's sure to be a great night out...just make sure you get there early to bag the best seats! Did we say you also get a free glass of wine to kick-start the evening 🍷
Valentine's Day sees the release of Bob Marley: One Love, a look at the life of legendary reggae musician Bob Marley. See Bob Marley: One Love from Wednesday 14 February.
How about combining food with film?
There are plenty of great places to head to in Sheffield city centre if you're wanting the perfect cocktail 🍹 But have you thought about having a go at making them for yourself?
Cocktail experts Kuckoo in Leopold Square have a very special offer running throughout February, a Valentine's Cocktail Masterclass for Two.
📅 Available throughout February
You'll enjoy a glass of prosecco on arrival before you get behind the bar to learn the tricks of the trade before both making your favourite Kuckoo cocktails from their menu. You'll then finish off with a Rolo Tequila each - and they're promising 'you won't need to share it with anyone'.
Head to the Kuckoo website to take advantage of this special offer ✨
How about making this Valentine's one that's filled with laughter?
Head to Sheffield city centre favourite, The Leadmill, for the 'Puppy Love Comedy Night' in aid of Support Dogs.
📅 Wednesday 14 February
💷 From £15, concessions available
However you're choosing to mark the occasion over the coming few days, we hope you have a great time.
With Love from Sheffield city centre 😘
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