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A locals' guide to Church End

"Now belonging to the people, Avenue House is a Grade II listed mansion that was once home to Henry Charles Stephens, the son of indelible ink inventor Dr Henry Stephens."

Ivan Ninkovic

"Vale Farm Allotments is a charming little spot to escape city life and pretend as if you're actually in the countryside..."

Katy Brookes

"Mill Hill's green spaces lend a countryside feel."

Ivan Ninkovic

What is your favourite place?

Where do Church End locals go?


Modern Turkish cuisine prepared on a charcoal grill. Food is always delicious and the bright, modern décor makes for a lovely setting for a meal out in the heart of Finchley Central.


A Korean restaurant with charcoal grills in the tables for traditional BBQ dishes.


Moments away from Finchley Central station, you can find this trendy coffee shop serving fresh cakes and croissants accompanied by a very enjoyable coffee.

Flower Collection

Highly qualified, experienced florists providing beautiful hand selected flowers. Supplying flowers for each individual occasion from corporate clients, large events such as weddings, to small individual selections for loved ones.

Beheshte Barin

Authentic Persian cuisine and charming hospitality. Freshly prepared food, including baked bread prepared in a specially made oven at the front of the restaurant.

The Catcher in the Rye

I really like this traditional pub - the classic food menu is very reasonably priced compared to other pubs in London and the food is great!


Exceptional Persian food, flavourful and generous portions. The staff are always friendly and hospitable.

Fierce Grace

Part of a small chain of alternative yoga centres.

College Farm

Great to take the kids to for a few hours. If you have a pet, there is a pet shop on site and London's largest equestrian store.

Tommy Flynn's

A sports bar with real ales and a nice atmosphere.


This Mediterranean seafood and grill restaurant serves lots of delicious dishes, from pastas, to tapas-style starters, to healthy salads.

Durum Ocakbasi

This Turkish restaurant is one of the best in London. The kebabs are out of this world!


Really nice and stylish Italian restaurant and bar, which is open 'til late on weekends.


An amazing varied menu, an all you can eat buffet and takeaway options. Cool décor and nice staff, this place is highly recommended!

Highlander Foods

A local organic butcher with a range of meats, from organic Halal chicken to a variety of exotic meats including crocodile, antelope, rattle snake and many many more.

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Why not explore the nearby areas of West Finchley, Finchley, Hampstead Garden Suburb, Hendon, Temple Fortune, North Finchley, Golders Green, Mill Hill, Whetstone and Child's Hill

What do you love about Church End?

Why do you find Church End a great place to live?


"Church End is AMAZING. It's like a pretty English village, yet you're still in zone 4. The houses are big, beautiful and full of character. Residents take care of their homes (or have gardeners who do) and it's like Chelsea (where we used to live). Homes are expensive but worth it because you still get so much more for your money here. Moving here was the best decision we made for our kids. Best roads are Hendon Av... more

January 2016


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"After straightening Hendon Lane in Finchley, Crookage Usage was laid out from leftover tarmac."

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Child-friendly activities near Church End

Jiggle Gym

St Mary’s Church
Jiggle Gym is a new physical play class for children between the ages of 6 months to 3 years old. Each week children will be challenged by a different set of obstacle courses to climb, balance, crawl, walk, and jump through - including slides, steps, balance beams, tunnels and a ball pond. Our classes also combine a variety of songs, musical movement activities, sensory developmental activities, parachute play and bubbles for the children to explore and jiggle along too. Website

Poolside Manor- Parent & Toddler Swim Lessons

Poolside Manor
One 30 minute lesson per week for 13 weeks. £169.00 - Pro-rated for late joiners. Website

Crawler's Baby yoga

Avenue House
Our baby yoga classe are a fun and interactive class set in a friendly environment for both mums and babies to enjoy. Website

Monkey Music

St Mary's Church Hall
Our classes are rich, nourishing and great fun! When carers write to us, they will often say how "their best friends have come from their days at Monkey Music" ... Read more about how Monkey Music began and why we believe that music can help your child reach their full potential. Toddlers from 12 months: Wednesday 10:50am-11:20am Babies from 3 months: Wednesday: 11:25am-11:55am 2 & 3 year olds: Wednesday: 10:15am-10:45am Website

Hartbeeps (Finchley)

St Mary’s Hall
Hartbeeps is a highly innovative and extremely interactive music based classes for babies and young children. We are unlike traditional music groups as our expectation is not for little ones to sit on parents laps, but to explore their environment. We build a magical setting, evoked by our original soundtracks, soundscapes and songs (loved as much by grown-ups as the children) and create a make believe space where the children are free to explore and learn through play.


LA Fitness Gym

North London Baby Massage & Yoga class

Avenue House
Our baby massage and baby yoga courses will ensure your baby has the very best start in life - mentally, physically and emotionally. Come and join the fun and nurture your baby at the same time as making new friends. Website
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