Carnaby is a shopping and dining destination renowned for its vast array of independent and global concepts, offering exciting experiences and products that you can’t find elsewhere.
With over 100 retailers and 60 restaurants and bars, the reasons to spend Valentine’s Day, Galentine’s, or any special occasion in this iconic London location are endless.
Create Memorable Moments at the Carnaby Photobooth
Make some memories with the Carnaby black and white vintage-style photobooth.
Located in Kingly Court, this photobooth is free to use for the first 50 people each day from 12-2 pm on Friday 10th, Saturday 11th, Monday 13th, and Tuesday 14th of February.
Get the perfect Instagram moment and make it a special occasion to remember.
Win a Date Night or Shopping Vouchers with Carnaby Spin the Wheel
Join in on the fun and be in with a chance of winning a date night for two or shopping vouchers by playing Carnaby Spin the Wheel. On Tuesday 14th February from 12-2 pm, the Spin the Wheel will be located on Ganton Street.
Win exciting prizes, including coffee for two at Grind, cocktails for two at Nightjar, a £20 voucher to spend at The North Face or Metal Morphosis, and many more! Plus, everyone wins a Carnaby tote bag and magazine.
Experience the Magic of Illuminated Installations
Carnaby is known for its beautiful light displays and installations. Take a snap in front of the green and yellow ‘Lovebirds’ perched above ‘The Plug’ on Ganton Street, or visit the festoon lights on Kingly Street or the oversized light bulbs on Ganton Street, which will be illuminated pink, creating an exciting light display perfect for capturing the perfect Insta moment.
Indulge in the Best Food and Drinks in Town
Food is the way to the heart, and Carnaby has a wide range of options to choose from. Enjoy brand new Bar Kroketa on Beak Street, where you can taste a wide selection of croquetas, from classic jamón with lardo and migas to leek with prawn head alioli and sobrasada and goat’s curd with honey. Take advantage of the seasonal menus with fresh produce inspired by Spanish culture.
For a truly authentic dining experience, visit Darjeeling Express, which will be open in time for Valentine’s Day in Kingly Court. Discover Asma Khan’s famed menu, featuring traditional family dishes such as the iconic Kosha Mangsho- Bengali Goat Curry, Mutton Shikampuri Kabab, and Beetroot Chop.
If you’re looking for a romantic dinner, dine in one of Carnaby’s many eateries, such as Kua ‘Aina, which offers a 2-4-1 Valentine’s Day offer on all mains. Enjoy a lunch and theater menu for two in Istanbulite Zahter, where you can discover their hero artichoke dish, Enginar Dolmasi, and crunchy but sweet Baklava, all while dining in an intimate setting.
For a taste of Syrian cuisine, try Imad’s Syrian Kitchen, and delve into their famed falafel, tender Shaqaf, or smooth hummus. Modern Korean fusion restaurant Jinjuu offers a signature menu for two, including starters, mains, and desserts, all perfect for sharing.
Experience an Unforgettable Cocktail Night at Nightjar in Kingly Court
Visit Nightjar in Kingly Court for a unique and unforgettable cocktail experience. Indulge in the signature Bergamot Bellini or the shareable Lighthouse Punch.
Explore their extensive range of cocktails while enjoying live performances from some of London’s top jazz, swing, blues, and funk musicians.
Sample Delicious Syrian Cuisine at Imad’s Syrian Kitchen
Discover authentic Syrian cuisine at Imad’s Syrian Kitchen. Try their famous falafel, tender Shaqaf, or smooth hummus. Imad’s Syrian Kitchen offers a unique and delicious taste of Syria, perfect for food lovers.
Pamper Yourself at So.Shell
Take some time to pamper yourself at the brand-new So.Shell. Receive the perfect manicure, pedicure, and eyebrow treatment all in one session, which takes only 90 minutes. Prices start at £15 for brows and lashes and £22 for manicures. So.Shell supports Ukrainian refugees and employs them, making a positive impact while you receive a beauty treatment.
Gift a Lasting Present with a Skin Laundry Membership
Show your love with a gift that lasts all year round. Gift a Skin Laundry membership starting from £125 per month. Skin Laundry offers laser facials that take only 15 minutes to improve your complexion and make your skin healthier. The Signature Laser Facial retails for £250 and corrects breakouts, aids skin discolouration, minimizes redness, and stimulates collagen – the perfect gift for beauty enthusiasts.
Find the Perfect Valentine’s Gift at The Great Frog
Discover the perfect Valentine’s gift at Rock and Roll jewellers, The Great Frog. Their “Rose” ring or Heart & Banner “Love” Ring makes for the ultimate romantic gesture. Visit their original store on Ganton Street, which has been trading since 1972, to see their handmade items made with quality materials and traditional design and production methods.
Stay Hydrated with LEON’s New Pink Latte
Stay hydrated and try something new with LEON’s brand-new Pink Latte. Enjoy it hot or iced, with a milk of your choice. The natural, vibrant pink colour comes from beetroot, with a sweet balance of vanilla.
In conclusion, Carnival has everything you need to make your Valentine’s, Galentine’s, or any celebration a memorable one.
From shopping and dining to photobooths, spin the wheel, and live music performances, you won’t run out of things to do in this iconic London destination.
So make some memories, try something new, and fall in love with Carnaby all over again this Valentine’s Day.