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Hosted by Papa Gede’s



Papa Gede's

Laneway at 348 Kent St, Sydney

Date Type

Cocktail Bar


This cheerful date will have you seeing green

They’ve been winners of the Time Out Bar Awards, including People’s Choice, with multiple “Hot Talent” award winners serving up incredible cocktails. Yep, it’s official: Papa Gede’s is one of the best cocktail bars in Sydney.

You'd be hard pressed to find a friendlier group of people than the bar crew at this intimate hangout. So it only made sense that we join forces to create a phenomenal date just for you.

Why you’ll love this…

The friendly team, the decor, the intimate nature of this hidden cocktail bar….there’s so much to love about Papa Gede’s. It’s the perfect spot to come and relax for a mid-week date night.

What you get:

  • A brief history of Absinthe and what makes this secret spirit so intoxicating

  • 2 serves of French traditional absinthe with explanation from your bartender

  • Followed by 2 serves of Demoiselle - Australia's first absinthe distillery, located in NSW - with explanation from your bartender

  • Complete Spark date itinerary: Opening Act, Main Event, and Encore

Plus, have comfort knowing every Spark date meets Spark’s high quality standards.

What our couples say…

Super friendly bunch! We told them we were here on a Spark date and they took care of us from start to finish.

Steve & Katie


This was our second Spark date and we loved it - especially not having a bill to pay at the end!

Mark & Craig