Alice's Guidebook

Alice
Hi. I'm English, I've been living in London for the last 13 years, although I grew up in the North and moved down for university. I'm an Architect which might explain the mid-renovation state of ... read more
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Things to do in London

237 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Massively hip Indian Tapas style food, a few locations over central London.

#2

Tayyabs

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$· 83-89 Fieldgate St·Map·Hours·Website·

223 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The best Northern Indian food in town.

440 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Amazing collection of applied arts, with V&A lates on the first Friday of every month.

141 local Airbnb hosts recommend

2 Michelin star food at 1 star prices. Book well in advance.

95 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great food, and very hip.

72 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A very up market gastro pub on Bermondsey Street has a great wine list.

723 local Airbnb hosts recommend

London’s most renowned market near London Bridge, also good for restaurants in the evening, particularly Bedales or the English Wine Bar. Closed on Sundays.

#8

Trullo

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$$$· 300-302 St Paul's Road·Map·Hours·Website·

71 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Amazing Italian food and hand made pasta, you need to book in advance but lunch is very reasonably priced

#9

Silk Road

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49 Camberwell Church St·Map·Hours·

73 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great, inexpensive authentic Chinese food, particularly the hot and sour potatoes, hand pulled noodles and the skewers. You will need to book, 020 7703 4832.

337 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great to visit the Bar up the shard and experience the view.

67 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Brilliant street food market housed under some old railway archways, great restaurants have outlets here, highly recommended. Open Saturdays 9am-4pm and Sunday’s 11am-4pm. Go for a pint at the De... read more

148 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Museum with an interesting collection and lovely Gardens. Kids will like the aquaraium.

42 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Gastro pub for cocktails & good British pub food, 020 7252 7798.

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Casse-Croûte

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$$· 109 Bermondsey St·Map·Hours·Website·

36 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A very French Bistro, booking required, 020 7407 2140.

#15

sketch

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$$$$· 9 Conduit St·Map·Hours·Website·

37 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A real stretch on the wallet but well worth it, brilliant for afternoon tea and simply the experience of being there. Book in advance.

30 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Inexpensive steak in central London on the famous Denmark street

37 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A Chinese restaurant does great dim sum on a Saturday afternoon (until 4pm).

27 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great Wood fired oven Pizza in an unintentionally retro italian, one of the few places in London its still possible to get a great pizza and a glass of wine for under £10.

24 local Airbnb hosts recommend

For trendy pizza, 020 3026 4224.

23 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A nice pub with good British ales, and reasonably priced burgers/platters.

#21

Polpo

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$$· 41 Beak Street·Map·Hours·Website·

21 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Northern Italian tapas.

90 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great for a walk or a jog in this pretty and busy park.

12 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Alternative tube station, a slightly longer walk, 18 minutes, but it is better for the charing cross branch of the northern line or waterloo station.

10 local Airbnb hosts recommend

New fashionable spot for south east asian tapas.

8 local Airbnb hosts recommend

If you ignore the name this is a great place to eat, inexpensive good food, particularly the mezze and grills and bring your own booze.

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Portland

Food SceneRestaurants
$$· 113 Great Portland St·Map·Hours·Website·

4 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Brilliant food, lovely atmosphere, great wine list, not cheap but unforgettable.

3 local Airbnb hosts recommend

There are some great micro breweries in the area that open up their tap rooms for visits and tasting on Saturdays, to name but 2 within 20 minutes walk.

43 local Airbnb hosts recommend

You can easily get a bus to the station, or it's a 15 minute walk.

5 local Airbnb hosts recommend

In expensive authentic pub in the centre of town.

3 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Fantastic wine and nibbles in Borough Market