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This company is reliable for transport to and from the airport.
Monty Cars
131-179 Belsize Road
This company is reliable for transport to and from the airport.
One of the best garden centres in London. Go just to enjoy the peace and the beautiful plants. Or have a coffee and cake.
36
locals recommend
Clifton Nurseries
5A Clifton Villas
36
locals recommend
One of the best garden centres in London. Go just to enjoy the peace and the beautiful plants. Or have a coffee and cake.
Food Scene
Excellent and innovative Japanese food. Expensive but one of the best in London
18
locals recommend
Dinings
22 Harcourt St
18
locals recommend
Excellent and innovative Japanese food. Expensive but one of the best in London
One of the best dim sum restaurants in London. They also do take away. Very close and very good.
12
locals recommend
Pearl Liang
8 Sheldon Square
12
locals recommend
One of the best dim sum restaurants in London. They also do take away. Very close and very good.
High quality food and gorgeous staff.....okay and clientele.
16
locals recommend
The Grazing Goat
6 New Quebec St
16
locals recommend
High quality food and gorgeous staff.....okay and clientele.
Very good Indian food in a great atmosphere.
254
locals recommend
Dishoom Shoreditch
7 Boundary St
254
locals recommend
Very good Indian food in a great atmosphere.
Easy going Chinese with all you can eat Sundays.
Ping Pong Westbourne Grove
74-76 Westbourne Grove
Easy going Chinese with all you can eat Sundays.
We think this is one of the best Lebanese restaurants in the neighborhood.....and that's saying a lot for Edgware Road area. Plus it's really close to us.
Massi's
9 Sheldon Square
We think this is one of the best Lebanese restaurants in the neighborhood.....and that's saying a lot for Edgware Road area. Plus it's really close to us.
Just the best setting: over the canal and easy walk from us.
20
locals recommend
Cafe Laville
453 Edgware Rd
20
locals recommend
Just the best setting: over the canal and easy walk from us.
Where else can you have a great lunch, at a three star Michelin restaurant in one of the most subtle dining rooms in London. The lunch deal Tuesday-Friday is great.....our favourite.
Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester
53 Park Lane
Where else can you have a great lunch, at a three star Michelin restaurant in one of the most subtle dining rooms in London. The lunch deal Tuesday-Friday is great.....our favourite.
Authentic Spanish. More expensive than Spain, but cheaper than the flight there. They have a few other locations.
10
locals recommend
Iberica
195 Great Portland St
10
locals recommend
Authentic Spanish. More expensive than Spain, but cheaper than the flight there. They have a few other locations.
Try Sunday night when there's a discount on food if you get a Diner Club card. More important, it's happening on Sunday night with an attractive, hip crowd.
133
locals recommend
Electric Diner
191 Portobello Rd
133
locals recommend
Try Sunday night when there's a discount on food if you get a Diner Club card. More important, it's happening on Sunday night with an attractive, hip crowd.
This place has been here all of our "London lives". It's still great. Real, interesting food. Sometimes difficult to get into....open on Sunday nights.
81
locals recommend
Osteria Basilico
29 Kensington Park Rd
81
locals recommend
This place has been here all of our "London lives". It's still great. Real, interesting food. Sometimes difficult to get into....open on Sunday nights.
Everything looks delicious and is. Expensive though.
39
locals recommend
Baker & Spice
20 Clifton Rd
39
locals recommend
Everything looks delicious and is. Expensive though.
We complain about service at times, but keep coming back. Interesting Mexican menu. The tuna taco thing with chipotle sauce...great... Also the corn fungus (yes, it's good). Cochinita pibil yeah!
Lupita Central Mexican Restaurant
13-15 Villiers St
We complain about service at times, but keep coming back. Interesting Mexican menu. The tuna taco thing with chipotle sauce...great... Also the corn fungus (yes, it's good). Cochinita pibil yeah!
Drinks & Nightlife
Beautiful Victorian pub with gorgeous windows and friendly staff and clientele. Nice neighborhood feel.
32
locals recommend
Prince Alfred
5A Formosa St
32
locals recommend
Beautiful Victorian pub with gorgeous windows and friendly staff and clientele. Nice neighborhood feel.
Youngish place where real Londoners go. Just outside the uber cool zone enough to be affordable but eclectic and laid back. Food okay too.
138
locals recommend
Paradise by way of Kensal Green
19 Kilburn Ln
138
locals recommend
Youngish place where real Londoners go. Just outside the uber cool zone enough to be affordable but eclectic and laid back. Food okay too.
Authentic London place with age (and cobwebs). Liz and Dick drank here & they weren't amateurs. Royalist memorabilia on vault walls, now in summer great to sit out along Embankment Park.
68
locals recommend
Gordon's Wine Bar
47 Villiers St
68
locals recommend
Authentic London place with age (and cobwebs). Liz and Dick drank here & they weren't amateurs. Royalist memorabilia on vault walls, now in summer great to sit out along Embankment Park.
Good bar and restaurant. Great location, along the canal, especially in summer.
79
locals recommend
The Waterway
54 Formosa St
79
locals recommend
Good bar and restaurant. Great location, along the canal, especially in summer.
Bars are sophisticated and lovely... London as you imagine it.
12
locals recommend
Hotel The Savoy
12
locals recommend
Bars are sophisticated and lovely... London as you imagine it.
Essentials
Great grocery store. Won't live anywhere that doesn't have a Waitrose.
33
locals recommend
Waitrose & Partners
168-176 Edgware Rd
33
locals recommend
Great grocery store. Won't live anywhere that doesn't have a Waitrose.
Sightseeing
Okay, you know about this. But it's one of the best things to do......lots of history. Take the tour with the Beefeaters. It's worth it.
469
locals recommend
Tower of London
469
locals recommend
Okay, you know about this. But it's one of the best things to do......lots of history. Take the tour with the Beefeaters. It's worth it.
One of the most creative places in London and definitely unique. A strange place where you just experience. Dennis Severs had a great imagination and he invites, no COMMANDS you to take part.
37
locals recommend
Dennis Severs' House
18 Folgate St
37
locals recommend
One of the most creative places in London and definitely unique. A strange place where you just experience. Dennis Severs had a great imagination and he invites, no COMMANDS you to take part.
A favourite for Sunday morning and early afternoon. Wander amongst the throngs, have bite and enjoy the atmosphere in a truly London experience.
1034
locals recommend
Columbia Road Flower Market
1034
locals recommend
A favourite for Sunday morning and early afternoon. Wander amongst the throngs, have bite and enjoy the atmosphere in a truly London experience.
They give a great, entertaining tour and it's the reason you came to London--History
469
locals recommend
Tower of London
469
locals recommend
They give a great, entertaining tour and it's the reason you came to London--History
Shopping
Antiques, brocante....here's where to find it. Other dealers come here to shop. So did the now King of Thailand, with his entourage, many years ago.....I got kicked out of one shop to make room.
Church Street Antiques and Marylebone Antiques
8 Church Street
Antiques, brocante....here's where to find it. Other dealers come here to shop. So did the now King of Thailand, with his entourage, many years ago.....I got kicked out of one shop to make room.
Salvage mirrors, fireplaces, etc.....interesting to browse.
Arbon Interiors
80 Golborne Rd
Salvage mirrors, fireplaces, etc.....interesting to browse.
Arts & Culture
Great bookstore....great enough to ignore the offers on Amazon.
20
locals recommend
Daunt Books
84 Marylebone High St
20
locals recommend
Great bookstore....great enough to ignore the offers on Amazon.
Check out TimeOut to see what's playing.
West End Stage - Theatre Summer School
Check out TimeOut to see what's playing.