♥ 11 Shanghai restaurants that will make your Valentine’s a night to remember
♥ 11 places to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Shanghai without breaking the bank
Screw Valentine’s Day! @ The Blarney Stone
The Blarney Stone Irish pub has only one thing to say on the subject of Valentine’s Day, “Love hurts… Feck that!” For all the ones, 111 RMB, satisfy your desires with a bacon cheeseburger, Carlsberg and a Jameson chaser.
NO COVER (Bacon cheese burger + Carlsberg + Jameson chaser = 111 RMB) // 11.30 AM – CLOSE
77 Yongkang Road, near Xiangyang Road // 永康路77号， 近襄阳路
New York Style Steak & Burger
Just say “Screw Valentines” to your waiter at New York Style Steak & Burger, and they’ll know what you mean. To mark the special occasion, all lonely hearts get a free Brooklyn brew with every burger.
11 AM – 10 PM
Tianzifang, No.22, 155 JianGuo Middle Road, near Ruijin Road // 田子坊, 建国中路155弄22号 近瑞金路
ARCH WALK: 6260-0376
Level LG2, 533 Loushanguan Road, near Maotai Road // 娄山关路533号地下2层, 近茅台路
Singles in City @ Dogtown
Dogtown celebrates freedom and liberty with a free keg of Asahi for singles and happy hour prices on the bar all day. They’re also touting something about 30 RMB for getting naked and skipping, so if it’s not too cold maybe you’ll some streakers down there.
NO COVER // 12 PM – LATE
409 Shaanxi Bei Lu, near Beijing Xi Lu // 陕西北路409号, 近北京西路
English-Mandarin Language Exchange @ Gala City
Language Exchange Shanghai hosts a Mandarin-English group at Gala City. Don’t be bored and alone, go make friends and practice your language skills with native speakers, and all free of charge.
NO COVER // 6.30 PM
2/F, Rm.221, 18 Xizang Middle Road // 黄浦区西藏中路18号
Valentine’s Speed Dating @ Mr Harry’s
Mr Harrys hosts another of its legendary speed dating events, especially for lonely hearts looking for love on Valentine’s Day. For 100 RMB you get free flow love punch wine cocktail and not just 1, but a whole line-up of dates, so best book in advance by calling (6203-6511) or emailing ([email protected]).
100 RMB // 7 PM
5F, 819 Nanjing West Road, near Shimen 1 Road // 南京西路819号, 5层, 近石门一路
Standup Comedy Open Mic @ Kung Fu Komedy Club
Paul Johnson hosts the ever popular Standup Comedy Open Mic with free entry from 7 PM. If there’s something tickling you about the whole occasion and you want to help your fellow singletons see the funny-side then signup for a 5-minute slot in the Kung Fu Komedy spotlight, make sure you register at least 1-day in advance.
FREE ENTRY // 7 PM
4F, 1 Xiangyang North Road, near Julu Road, Luwan district // 卢湾区襄阳北路1号4楼，近巨鹿路
Open Mic Night @ Shanghai Comedy Club
Join the greatest comedy minds in Shanghai and test out your newest jokes on the Shanghai Comedy Club stage. If you take a 5 minute slot on stage, whether you get rounds of applause or the infamous red light, the bar will reward you for trying with a free pint.
FREE ENTRY // 8.30 PM
5-6/F, 219 Jinxian Road, near Shanxi South Road // 进贤路221号5-6楼, 近陕西南路
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