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Things to do in Luton

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.
Nature
“Stockwood Discovery offers.. Free entry* Beautiful Gardens Award winning display of carriages Extensive local collection Ever changing exhibition Good children's playground Garden Cafe”
  • 5 locals recommend
Museum
“Great attraction for all - whether solo traveller, a couple or a family. It has a museum with interactive exhibitions, carriage and vehicle displays, well-kept gardens and a playground for little ones. There's even a cafe and free parking to take advantage of.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Hotel
“A large stately home, now a spa and golf course with a nice restaurant with wonderful views of the grounds”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“Great tasty Italian food, very reasonably priced. Nice indoor courtyard where you can have your meal.”
  • 2 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“A large entertainment complex in the heart of the town centre. Here you will find bars, arcades, cinema, gym and other entertainments.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
  • 1 local recommends
Shopping Centre
“All great high Street names and coffee joint like coasta under this one roof. And make sure you head into the indoor market with amazing round the world stores ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Download Citymapper for up to date directions: 1h 30 mins Hackney Central to Finchley Road & Frognal National Express bus to airport”
  • 8 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Papa J’s offers a tasty Indian food. Loads of tapas to choose from, the portion sizes are generous so be ready to feast. My personal favourites are Chicken 65 and chilly paneer. Reservation at busy times recommended. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“It was not destroyed in the dissolution of the Monasteries and has many very uniques ancient features, as well as a beautiful modern stained glass window”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
Music Venue
“This brand new Jazz club has taken Luton by storm! If you like listening to live music in a beautiful, rustic bar with all the wine you could buy, then this is the place to go!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Bar
“Great tasty Italian food, very reasonably priced. Nice indoor courtyard where you can have your meal.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“Papa J’s offers a tasty Indian food. Loads of tapas to choose from, the portion sizes are generous so be ready to feast. My personal favourites are Chicken 65 and chilly paneer. Reservation at busy times recommended. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant

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