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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.
Natural Feature
“A few of minutes walk down to the canal is worth it for some calm, there's also some great canal-side spots you can pop into be that 'Word on the Water' floating bookshop or The Lighterman pub!”
  • 181 locals recommend
Theatre
“Sadler’s Wells is the world's No.1 venue dedicated to bringing the very best international and UK dance to London audiences. We present dance in all forms from contemporary to circus, ballet to bollywood, tap to tango, flamenco to family shows, and much more.”
  • 139 locals recommend
Market
“So many delightful cafes, bars and restaurants here. If you can't get in one go to the next, the standard is so high to get noticed on this strip.”
  • 113 locals recommend
Spanish Restaurant
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“North African and Spanish dishes and all-day tapas in smart space with low lights and wooden floors. -£££”
  • 76 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Seasonally-inspired sharing plates with worldwide influences alongside bar and coffee roastery. Perfect for brunches and it has a lovely outside seating ”
  • 61 locals recommend
Modern European Restaurant
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“Casual cafe and upscale upstairs dining room showcasing Kiwi chef's grown up fusion food.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Co-Working Space
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“A bit more pricey but does amazing vegetarian dishes and the menu is mindblowing.... Great juices also”
  • 32 locals recommend
Pub
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“Perfect last stop in a great mini pub crawl starting at the Eagle via The Three Kings”
  • 27 locals recommend
Pub
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“A 'grandaddy' of London gastropubs that has been widely credited for both delicious food and beer. Draught beers include the Eagle's own IPA and a couple of options from Hackney Brewery. British cuisine, they serve nice Sunday roast.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“God it's good! Great tapas, lovely cosy vibe. Put your name on the list and go and grab a drink at an Exmouth Market pub while you wait for a little spot at the bar.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
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“One of my favourite places for breakfast or brunch, couple of locations across London, including King's Cross and Clerkenwell near my flat”
  • 23 locals recommend
Hotel
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“Amazing cocktails - especially the Twinkles recommended by the waiter - impressive service, great atmosphere and a quirky, eccentric interior.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Meaty menu and cocktails at a chic Modern European restaurant scattered with mid-century furniture.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Bar
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“Perfect place for a Sunday brunch in a difficult-to-find London club type restaurant in the heart of Clerkenwell village. Cosy and cool. Afterwards, check out Exmouth Market. It needs to be booked in advance! Feel free to contact us so we can help you to make a booking. Make sure you try the French toast with clotted cream, berries and honey...”
  • 18 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“On a Sunday night in particular- this place has a great atmosphere when other places nearby are closed. Amazing pizza.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“The best Happy Hour in town. This unique sports bar has a great vibe and does £5 cocktails.”
  • 21 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Spanish Restaurant
“North African and Spanish dishes and all-day tapas in smart space with low lights and wooden floors. -£££”
  • 76 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Seasonally-inspired sharing plates with worldwide influences alongside bar and coffee roastery. Perfect for brunches and it has a lovely outside seating ”
  • 61 locals recommend
Modern European Restaurant
“Casual cafe and upscale upstairs dining room showcasing Kiwi chef's grown up fusion food.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Co-Working Space
“A bit more pricey but does amazing vegetarian dishes and the menu is mindblowing.... Great juices also”
  • 32 locals recommend
Pub
“A 'grandaddy' of London gastropubs that has been widely credited for both delicious food and beer. Draught beers include the Eagle's own IPA and a couple of options from Hackney Brewery. British cuisine, they serve nice Sunday roast.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“God it's good! Great tapas, lovely cosy vibe. Put your name on the list and go and grab a drink at an Exmouth Market pub while you wait for a little spot at the bar.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Australian Restaurant
“One of my favourite places for breakfast or brunch, couple of locations across London, including King's Cross and Clerkenwell near my flat”
  • 23 locals recommend
Hotel
“Amazing cocktails - especially the Twinkles recommended by the waiter - impressive service, great atmosphere and a quirky, eccentric interior.”
  • 26 locals recommend

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