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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

History Museum
“The British Museum, is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and culture. Its permanent collection of some eight million works is among the largest and most comprehensive in existence, having been widely sourced during the era of the British Empire. (Wikipedia) Address: Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3DG ”
  • 518 locals recommend
Hotel
“At least 20 delicious restaurants from Spanish Tapas, to DimSum. Also on Charlotte Place is a lovely Australian brunch spot and a hidden gem of an Italian Restaurant. Stroll around the whole area. French, Bangladeshi, Greek. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
Bar
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“Sushi and Japanese dishes in a rustic, contemporary dining room with central, open grill kitchen.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Café
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“Comfort food and all-day brasserie classics in quirky, retro-inspired surrounds.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
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“Famous for "affordable clothing" - good for basics, like pyjamas, t-shirts ect. (super cheap).”
  • 25 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Independent Aussie/Kiwi-owned coffee shop with deli-style breakfasts, sandwiches and salads.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“Dim sum, modern Cantonese delicacies and signature cocktails in artfully lit designer surrounds. More pricey but worth every penny..”
  • 23 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Skeletons and preserved remains of animals large and small in Victorian-style glass cases.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
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“Okay this one is 20 minutes walk away but the food is incredible. Middle eastern tapas. You will need to reserve in advance. ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Hotel
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“high breakfast, afternoon tea, evening menu reminiscent of summer holidays, exquisite desserts”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“This dimly lit venue is located in an underground bar which is covered in vibrant gang-land graffiti-inspired decor. The cocktail menu is vast and delicious. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Neopolitan wood-oven sourdough pizza with ethically sourced toppings, plus organic wine list.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Corner Shop
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“Monday 6:00 am – 11:00 pm Tuesday 6:00 am – 11:00 pm Wednesday 6:00 am – 11:00 pm Thursday 6:00 am – 11:00 pm Friday 6:00 am – 11:00 pm Saturday 6:00 am – 10:00 pm Sunday 12:00 – 6:00 pm ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Tiny, quirky coffee bar in restored Victorian public convenience, serving breakfast and light lunch.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Amazing cafes, cars and restaurants. Would highly recommend living here to get an authentic British experience if you plan to visit London. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Fresh, sustainable fish dishes in a modern seafood shack
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“Former pop-up serving freshly-caught seasonal fish and seafood in a seaside-themed dining room.”
  • 10 locals recommend