Seb & Sandra's Guidebook

Seb & Sandra
Your worldly hosts hail from South America and Scandinavia. A marketer and a social media strategist, our home brims with art and sculpture gleaned from our distant travels and is pruned to glamoro... read more

Things to do in London

206 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Credited with making deli dining a fashionable pursuit, Yotam Ottolenghi continues to wow the capital with his bright, bold flavours, drawn from the Med, the Middle East and beyond.

136 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The world's No.1 venue dedicated to international dance - presenting dance in all forms from contemporary to flamenco, ballet to hip hop and more.

96 local Airbnb hosts recommend

1913 single screen cinema with red neon-outlined facade, licensed bar and a varied programme.

118 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A small room with an international reputation, the Almeida began life as a literary and scientific society – complete with library, lecture theatre and laboratory.

68 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Modern British comfort food at elegant family-friendly Georgian pub with extensive garden.

67 local Airbnb hosts recommend

62 local Airbnb hosts recommend

#8

The Narrow Boat

Drinks & NightlifeBars
119 Saint Peter's Street·Map·Hours·Website·

66 local Airbnb hosts recommend

62 local Airbnb hosts recommend

127 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Lively pedestrians-only street with antique stalls, shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes.

#11

The Gate Islington

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 370 Saint John Street·Map·Hours·Website·

49 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Inventive, international vegetarian and vegan dishes served in an airy, high-ceilinged dining room.

41 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Sofas adorn this bustling, trendy cafe with leafy patio for artisan coffee, sandwiches and cakes.

41 local Airbnb hosts recommend

39 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Pub with worn sofas and carved stone fireplace for quizzes, comedy, big-name DJ sets and burgers.

39 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Tiny speakeasy-style bar for experimental cocktails from master mixologist Tony Conigliaro.

#16

Afghan Kitchen

Food SceneRestaurants
$· 35 Islington Green·Map·Hours·

35 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Compact dining room with shared tables and a menu of homemade bread, warming stews and rice dishes.

#17

Frederick's

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 106 Islington High Street·Map·Hours·Website·

32 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Long-standing family-run Modern European with 200-bin wine cellar, hidden garden and conservatory.

37 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Awesome pub with a theater

32 local Airbnb hosts recommend

All-day Austrian coffeehouse and kitchen in a bright and spacious chalet-like space.

#20

Byron

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 341 Upper Street·Map·Hours·Website·

27 local Airbnb hosts recommend

American-inspired chain diner serving posh hamburgers with a choice of toppings, sides & salads.

27 local Airbnb hosts recommend

All-day menu including traditional Tuscan dishes, in a bright, rustic-chic interior, plus deli.

29 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Eclectic snacks & mains in eccentric dining room full of rough wood, mirrors and designer wallpaper.

31 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Intimate 100-seat theatre for puppet shows and plays, with puppets made in adjoining workshops.

24 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Sustainable fish and shellfish menu in upmarket chippy with wood panels and leather banquettes.

24 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Traditional Thai dishes including curries, soups and salads, served beneath decorative lampshades.

#26

Wahaca

Food SceneRestaurants
$· 68-69 Upper Street·Map·Hours·Website·

22 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Mexican chain diner with a lively soundtrack for small plates of market-style food and cocktails.

21 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Straightforward modern European dishes from freshest ingredients with simple furniture to match.

20 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Affordable beautiful Italian

19 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Family-run Italian deli and restaurant serving stone-baked pizzas amid shelves of wine and produce.

18 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Live music venue inside a shopping centre, hosting rock and pop acts and weekly club nights.