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Best things to do in Thames Ditton

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Bar
“Local riverside pub, lots of outdoor seating, views over the river to the palace. Food/drink. Sunday lunch.”
5 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“It's a fun day for the whole family. The Malden and District Society of Model Engineers Society was founded in 1936 .T he purpose of the Society is to bring together people interested in the construction of models, tools & apparatus; and run and maintaining it's two miniature live steam railways. If you are a steam train enthusiast, this is a must have fun day out. It’s only 30 minutes away on foot. It’s run by volunteers. There’s a small fee like £2.50 for a ride.”
3 locals recommend
Bar
“Great pub on the river . 4 minute walk. One of 5-6 local pubs all offering great food and atmosphere. ”
3 locals recommend
Premise
“A great pub right on the river. Perfect for family lunches or just to share a bottle of wine on the banks of the river”
3 locals recommend
Pub
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“Small quaint local pub with garden, overlooking a duck pond and fantastic white church. Food/drink. Vintage car meetings.”
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“The nearest smalls grocery store is in Thames Ditton village, although basic supplies can be obtained from shops on at the junction at the end of the road. Larger supermarkets are in Surbiton.”
2 locals recommend
Bar
“Fantastic family pub, child friendly with large conservatory. Good selection of homemade food, with changing menu.”
3 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“Lovely setting and delicious food. The Swan pub across the road and the Red Lion a few doors away are great pubs for a drink before the meal. ”
2 locals recommend
Gym / Fitness Centre
“This is our local gym and health club. Facilities are all to a very high standard, with a full size 25 metre swimming pool, well equipped gym, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, creche etc. A day pass is currently £9 for swimming, steam room etc or £14 for full access, including the gym. ”
1 local recommends
Pub
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“One of our Favourite little places to grab a fish a chips by the beautiful thames river, while watching the boats float by. Stunning little pub. I think it like 500 years old. ”
1 local recommends
Establishment
“Home of Henry VIII and arguably the most beautiful historic royal palace in England.”
2 locals recommend
Tennis Court
“15 minute walk. One stop to Hampton Court Palace or slower trains into London.”
1 local recommends
Store
1 local recommends
Park
1 local recommends
Fish & Chip Shop
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“If you would like to try some fish and chips, either to take away or to eat in the restaurant, we would definitely recommend Christy's. Wonderful fresh fish and very friendly service. In Long Ditton”
1 local recommends