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Artist Residence London
52 Cambridge Street London SW1V 4QQ
Brilliantly located and very cool central London boutique hotel with a funky restaurant and cocktail bar attached.
YHA London St Paul's
36 Carter Lane London EC4V 5AB
Stay at the former St Paul’s Cathedral choirboys’ school
25 Nelson Road Greenwich London SE10 9JB
Nautical gift shop right in the heart of maritime Greenwich.
Dans Le Noir?
30–31 Clerkenwell Green London EC1R 0DU
Dine in the dark served by blind waiters
31 Jamestown Road Camden Town London NW1 7DB
There aren’t many better drinks than a mango mojito made by these guys (except 2-4-1 mango mojitos)
Gilgamesh Restaurant Bar Lounge
The Stables Market Chalk Farm Road Camden Town London NW1 8AH
Unlike anywhere else you may have eaten, but the food is very affordable and actually pretty good.
Outer Circle Regent's Park Camden Town London NW1 4RY
Snuggled between chilled Regent's Park and buzzy Camden is the oldest scientific zoo in the world.
Dar’s Tandoor and Grill
2 Elm Terrace Constantine Rd London NW3 2LL
Punjabi home-cooking – and bring your own bottle
London’s most enchanting green acres, with fabulous walks and views.
5 Parkway London NW1 7PG
It's hot, crowded and intimate, perfect for the kind of music they showcase here.
Lockside Lounge Bar & Grill
76 - 89 Upper Walkway West Yard Camden Lock Place Camden Town London NW1 8AF
A hedonistic paradise, filled with an almost quizzical assortment of alcohol.
Madam Chi Coffee Lounge
187 Upper St London N1 1RQ
This stylishly understated independent coffee bar is a welcome addition to Islington’s main shopping street.
Urban Villa Boutique Hotel
Great West Road, Brentford London, TW8 0GA
Urban Villa is a unique all-suite designer aparthotel in Brentford, West London.
Babylon at Kensington Roof Gardens
99 Kensington High Street London W8 5SA
An oasis of greenery in the heart of Kensington, with a contemporary British restaurant and private members club.
The Dove - Hammersmith
19 Upper Mall Hammersmith London W6 9TA
A lovely place to enjoy a pub meal on a riverside terrace.
24 Inverness Street Camden Town London NW1 7HJ
Put simply, Haché is one of the best burger joints in London.
The Zetter Townhouse
49–50 St John’s Square London EC1V 4JJ
A 13-bedroom Georgian townhouse and cocktail lounge in Clerkenwell
Middle Yard Camden Lock London NW1 8AB
The musical heart of Camden since 1973, Dingwalls’ iconic sign is a symbol of Camden's vibrant and unique music
Downstairs at the King’s Head
2 Crouch End Hill Crouch End London N8 8AA
‘The best comedy club ever,’ said Sean Lock of this Crouch End venue
House of Vintage
4 Cheshire Street, Spitalfields, London E2 6EH
Secondhand fashion store just off Brick Lane
73 Heath Street Hampstead London NW3 6UG
A fabulous, cheery Japanese diner that does everything superbly but specialises in grilled skewers.
4 Richmond Mews Soho London W1D 3DH
The swanky but funky Soho Hotel pulls out all the stops
5 William IV Street Covent Garden London WC2N 4DW
Terroirs is a good wine bar, that’s for sure – and a ‘natural wine bar’ to boot.
2 Willow Road (Goldfinger House)
2 Willow Road Hampstead London NW3 1TH
Modernist masterpiece that annoyed Ian Fleming.
The Blue Anchor
13 Lower Mall Hammersmith London W6 9DJ
A pint at one of Hammersmith's oldest riverside pubs
The Book Club
100–106 Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 4XS
Fun club and café with an arty twist
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 6PU
Where the Jewish community, Bangladeshi residents and crowds of bar-going youths meet in a cacophonous fusion
Court Yard, off Court Rd, Eltham London SE9 5QE
A unique mixture of medieval and art deco, with stunning gardens to match.
49 Dean Street Soho London W1D 5BG
Soho’s finest bohemian traditions live on in this mainstay of Dean Street’s demi-monde
Ginger & White
4a–5a Perrin’s Court Hampstead London NW3 1QS
Nice little café off Hampstead High Street – a favourite with morning commuters and post-school run parents.
The Golden Heart
110 Commercial Street Shoreditch London E1 6LZ
Small arty pub opposite Spitalfields market.
Greenwich Park SE10
A beautifully diverse landscape, which varies from manicured beds to ancient woodland to sweeping lawns
The House (Clissold Park Café)
Clissold Park, Stoke Newington, London N16 9HJ
Elegant surroundings and classy cakes, the Clissold Park café has come up in the world after a glam restoration
81 Great Eastern Street, Hoxton, London EC2A 3HU
Stylish but surprisingly affordable Shoreditch hotel
Kenwood Brew House Café
Kenwood House Hampstead Lane Hampstead London NW3 7JR
Breakfast, lunch or tea in Kenwood’s lovely walled garden café.
La Creperie de Hampstead
77 Hampstead High Street Hampstead London NW3 1RE
Possibly the best crepes in London.
Lamb & Flag
33 Rose Street Covent Garden London WC2E 9EB
Licensed in 1623, and frequented by literary types from Dryden to Dickens: everything a London pub should be
London Transport Museum
Covent Garden Piazza Covent Garden London WC2E 7BB
It would take a hard heart not to be charmed by the London Transport Museum
127 Stoke Newington Church Street, Stoke Newington, London N16 0UH
A welcome flash of pop-culture garishness on Stoke Newington’s tasteful Church Street
122 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, London E2 8DP
Superb Vietnamese restaurant at the Shoreditch end of 'Pho Road'
Paul A Young
143 Wardour Street Soho London W1F 8WA
Soho showcase for pastry-chef turned chocolatier-extraordinaire Paul A Young
The Princess of Shoreditch
76–78 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 4NE
Classic corner pub with good food and posh upstairs dining
47 Frith Street Soho London W1D 4 HT
Mention Soho to any jazz fan and they’ll think of Ronnie Scott’s
Royal Opera House
Bow Street Covent Garden London WC2E 9DD
London’s glorious Royal Opera House has stood on this spot since 1858
Russell’s of Clapton
Chatsworth Road, Hackney, London E5 0LA
An elegant and interesting option if you want a bed for the night in East London
The Windsor Castle
114 Campden Hill Road Kensington London W8 7AR
One of the few pubs in London to retain its original Victorian interior.
50 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 4QJ
Argentinian charcoal grill
The Gate Theatre
11 Pembridge Road Notting Hill London W11 3HQ
Small pub theatre with a national reputation.
Melrose & Morgan
42 Gloucester Avenue NW1 8JD
The Primrose Hill version of the high-class grocery shop and kitchen.
22 Veryan Court Park Road London N8 8JR
A very cool vintage and retro shop clothes shop Painted Black, it sells mens and women's clothes from the 1930's...
St John Bread and Wine
94–96 Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 6LZ
Share lunch or supper and a bottle of wine
41 Parkway Camden Town London NW1 7PN
You simply cannot find more authentic Vietnamese food in London than this.
9–11 Folgate Street, Spitalfields, London E1 6BX
Large and lively pub among the Huguenot mansions of Spitalfields
Queen of Hoxton
1–5 Curtain Road, Hoxton, London EC2A 3JX
Loud and funky Hoxton club with a great roof terrace
Camden Beach at the Roundhouse
The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road London NW1 8EH
Life's a beach for the folk at the Roundhouse.
The Churchill Arms
119 Kensington Church Street London W8 7LN
"Churchill's" is a Kensington institution; a traditional boozer that serves some of the best Thai food in town
28–30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 4LB
Old-style pub with tasty grub
Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road Kensington London SW7 5BD
Surely the best natural history museum in the world, London's temple to all things nature is a must-visit.
Ottie & the Bea
12 Old Dover Rd Blackheath London SE3 7BT
Beautiful shop devoted to the art of playing and having fun.
22 Frith Street Soho London W1D 4RF
Long before there was Starbucks, back in the days when coffee still meant Italy, there was Bar Italia
Old Truman Brewery, Dray Walk, Spitalfields, London E1 6QL
Classy bar and club just off Brick Lane
43 Exmouth Market London EC1R 4QL
The original and legendary Exmouth Market table football bar
118 Marylebone Lane London W1U 2QF
The sort of comfy neighbourhood Italian that everyone would love to have on their doorstep.
31 Endell Street Covent Garden London WC2H 9EB
Behind the flowers, greenery – and two fat cherubs holding the keys to heaven – lies a damn good London pub
Duke of Cambridge
30 St Peters St, Islington, London N1 8JT
Britain’s first all-organic pub.
41–43 Wardour Street Soho London W1D 6PY
Authentic and very tasty Chinese food at fabulously low prices
Highgate Cemetery West
Swain’s Lane Highgate London N6 6PJ
West of Swain’s Lane, Highgate Cemetery lives up to its billing as the spookiest burial ground in the country
Monmouth Coffee Company
27 Monmouth Street London WC2H 9EU
You can’t help thinking this is what London’s original coffee houses must have been like
Highgate Woods Muswell Hill Road Highgate London N10 3JN
A small slice of the country in the city, outdoors dining amidst ancient forest
Peter's Lane Cowcross Street London EC1M 6DS
A quirky boutique hotel which oozes period charm
Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 6QL
Indie music store with a live stage
Chalk Farm Road Camden Town London NW1 8EH
Everything from classic film showings to the rip-roaringly successful chart toppers.
83–89 Fieldgate Street, Spitalfields, London E1 1JU
Flavoursome Punjabi cuisine in a family-run restaurant
Kingsland Viaduct, 83 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3AY
Indie rockers to techno artists and soul singers
The Holly Bush
22 Holly Mount Hampstead London NW3 6SG
For almost everyone who discovers it, the Holly Bush becomes a favourite Hampstead pub.
Look Mum No Hands!
49 Old Street London EC1V 9HX
Look Mum No Hands! is a cafe and bike workshop. What a great combination!
Hampstead Heath Bathing Ponds
Hampstead Heath London
Hampstead Heath’s unique swimming ponds are open year-round
Regent's Park Camden Town London NW1 4NR
Probably the best view of London – in the world. Just wait till you've climbed to the top before you turn around.
213 Old Street, Hoxton, London EC1V 9NR
Damn fine coffee right on Silicon Roundabout
54 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 8LR
On a drab stretch of Essex Road, Past Caring is the go-to vintage store for arty types and bargain-hunters alike.
Chin Chin Laboratorists
49-50 Camden Lock Place Camden London NW1 8AF
The only liquid nitrogen ice cream parlour in Europe
The Horse Hospital Stables Market Chalk Farm Road Camden Town London NW1 8AH
Welcome to the Proud Experience. Part art gallery, part bar.
75–89 Lower Walkway West Yard Camden Lock Place NW1 8AF
If Lockside is the stylish urban man about town, this is the sensual, curvy latina equivalent.
91 Whitechapel High St London E1 7RA
One of east London's best Vietnamese joints – and there's a lot of competition!
The Cutty Sark
2 Greenwich Church St Greenwich London SE10 9BG
The only survivor of the great clipper ships.
Portobello Road Market
Portobello Road Notting Hill
A stroll down Portobello road is a dizzying fall through many strata of London life.
16 Balham Hill Clapham London SW12 9EB
Relaxed but stylish, with a successful mis-match of art deco chandeliers, Barcelona and rococo sofas.
The Cuban Bar
The Stables Market Chalk Farm Road, Camden Town, London NW1 8AH
You'll be smoking a Cohiba and answering to the name of Che in no time at this Havana inspired bar.
The Good Mixer
30 Inverness Street Camden Town London NW1 7HJ
A sketchy drinking den where local bikers, tattooed skinheads and rockers come to slug their pints in peace.
The Hawley Arms
2 Castlehaven Road London NW1 8QU
For live indie jams, celeb spotting and for just going wild, the Hawley is the bar to be at.
The Saatchi Gallery - London
Duke of York's HQ King's Road London SW3 4RY
THE contemporary art Gallery in London – free to the public.
21 Park Road Crouch End London N8 8TE
Bob Dylan’s favourite Crouch End diner.
72 Chalk Farm Road Camden Town London NW1 8AN
The best Belgian classics along with great beer, and indeed great food cooked in great beer.
93 Kentish Town Road Camden Town London NW1 8NY
This Pan-Asian gastronomical gem is as welcoming and heart-warming as the food they serve
Bocca di Lupo
12 Archer Street Soho London W1D 7BB
Maybe London's best restaurant for authentic regional Italian cuisine.
83A Haverstock Hill Belsize Park London NW3 4RL
The best Pina Coladas in North London
94 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 7AN
Fancy it ain’t, but as a slice of rock and roll history it’s hard to beat, hosting regular live gigs.
Golders Hill Park and Hill Gardens
North End Road Hampstead London, NW3
Out West – the Heath’s more formal park
Unit 34A 54–56 Camden Lock Place London NW1 8AF
The burgers here don't tell porkies.
38 Parkway Camden Town London NW1 7AH
Big rustic tables that are perfect for sharing excellent Sangria and impossibly huge potions of seafood paella.