From gorgeous walks and gentle nature in the Phoenix Park to a simple stroll down Grafton Street, Dublin city provides the perfect backdrop for your next romantic adventure with your other half. Check out our recommendations on how to spend a romantic day here in the city and let the one you love the most know just how much they mean to you.
Stroll around Phoenix Park
If you’re looking for somewhere to take a long romantic stroll then the Phoenix Park is perfect. Get some fresh air while exploring all of the beauty the park has to offer. Grab a coffee and try to spot the beautiful resident deer, or why not pop by Dublin Zoo? The perfect afternoon adventure.
Experience Grafton Street
A stroll down Grafton Street on a chilly afternoon can make for a pretty romantic date. The street is always bursting with energy and entertainment and is one of the city’s most iconic places. Grab yourselves a delicious hot chocolate from Butlers Chocolates and enjoy all the sites and sounds this simple street has to offer. The perfect place to capture a nice photo of you both or treat each other to a bouquet from one of the legendary flower stalls.
Search for famous statues
Dublin’s fair city remembers some of its most iconic natives by erecting statues in their honor. Why not go in search of the famous Phil Lynnott statue over on Harry Street or stop by the Luke Kelly statue on 31 King Street South? Walking around the city exploring these sites will be sure to spark some romance between any couple, and maybe even produce a spontaneous serenade along the way.
Catch a show at the Abbey Theatre
If it’s a cultural experience you’re after then look no further than the famous Abbey Theatre. This is a perfect place for a romantic date while catching a unique Irish drama full of amazing performers. You’ll be spoiled for choice as the theatre offers both contemporary and classic shows. You’re sure to impress your other half with a trip to Ireland’s national theatre.
Visit the Grounds of Trinity College
With it’s gorgeous Gothic architecture and beautifully maintained campus Trinity College is the perfect place for some romance. Why not grab a bench, sit back and admire the beauty surrounding you? Don’t forget this was home to some of the most romantic writers in the world, including Oscar Wilde, so you’re sure to feel the romance when you’re there. It’s also a perfect place for people watching together.
Visit the Museum of Literature
Visit Ireland’s Museum of Literature and enjoy some of the country’s most unique heritage. There are plenty of interesting and immersive exhibitions to enjoy along with new events added each week. The museum is located at Newman House on St Stephen’s Green in the heart of Dublin and is just a short stroll away from our restaurant here at Suesey Street.
There’s a wealth of romantic locations and things to do around Dublin city so if you’re in search of a tasty lunchtime or evening meal in a cosy romantic setting why not book a table here at Suesey Street? Our team would be delighted to look after you both! You can check out our menus here, or make a booking here.