Updated: Jan 2022
Trying to find the most up-to-date Sydney dates ideas but keep finding the same lists over and over? We haven’t copied another blog! This list has been newly curated. In collaboration with Swanned, The Sauce (who have the biggest round up of food & drink deals across Sydney BTW) have put together a well-thought out list of the best date ideas in Sydney that won’t break the bank.
Seal the deal with that special someone with a bit of wow factor with our 13 Sydney venues offering bargains no matter what date of the week you’re dating.
From intimate settings with vibes, to bars with buzz, we’ve got you sorted!
Enjoy lovers :)
The steaks are high when it comes to Monday night dates! And there’s nothing quite like a steak night to impress when it comes to living your expat life in Sydney. Forrester’s does it for $10 on Mondays, and if you can get there before 6pm for a round of drinks you can take advantage of happy hour too.
Surely this WFH life has its advantages? Skive off work early and treat your date to an afternoon by the beach and beers! At Salty’s between 4-6pm you can get 50% off share plates, and happy hour $6 drinks. (Don’t tell your boss!)
Did someone say Taco Tuesday? You can’t go wrong with $3 tacos in this Darlinghurst institution. Impress your date when you enter through the sandwich shop making it a fun quirky evening you won’t forget. Vamos and get booking as it gets booked up quick!
Pub classics, good vibes, live sports and great city views from their awesome rooftop. Plus! We won’t say no to 2-4-1 meals and a happy hour that goes until an acceptable dinner time of 7pm. Well hello Captain!
Voulez-vous coucher avec moi? Said no one ever! How about getting cosy in the dim lighting of the movies with this $35 movie deal which will get you a galette & drink, and a movie ticket too. Move over 007.
Did someone say all you can eat pizza!? Do as the Italians do on Wednesday nights and drink $10 Aperols too. We don’t say Maybe Frank, we say Definately Frank!
Our pick of the epitome date place to impress. This cosy little corner restaurant offers happy hour ALL-BLOODY-NIGHT-LONG. Yes you read that right. Park up with a couple of red wines and a cheese board and you’ll be speaking easy on your date in no time.
A mexicallant choice for your Thursday date night, East Village do $10 Tommy’s Margs right up to 8pm. Grab a couple of rounds and head up to the rooftop for some nibbles and a view to wow.
Don’t be shellfish! For something Frenchy and fancy, why not go for the ‘all you can eat’ mussels for just $29. “Keep them coming, no expense spared!”
Get your rocker-on and your Friday feels with DJ tunes and happy hour from 5-7pm at this brilliant beach bar in North Bondi.
Settle in for sunset with a city view to die for with their $19 pasta special. Depending on where you’re coming from, get the ferry over to Watson’s bay to make your date even more spesh.
If you want to seriously impress, a bottomless brunch is the way forward my friend. Luckily for you, legendary Lou at
The Sauce spent HOURS putting together this blog post that rounds up the 50+ bottomless brunch & lunch deals on The Sauce.
Take in the sea views (and the edge off Saturday night) with $10 bloody Mary’s available all day on Sundays!
There’s nothing quite like a Sunday roast and The London in Paddington doesn’t disappoint to bring you all those home-comforts. Even a Yorkshire Pudding. Cosy up to your date over this traditional roast for just $29.
So there you have it! A round up of the best deals around Sydney to help you get your date-on. We hope you Get Swanned and Get Saucy! If you like our content, please share with friends.
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