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Finchley Central

Perfect for motorists and with a remarkable residential feel

"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 Finchley Central locals go?

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!


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


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.


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


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!


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.


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.

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.

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.

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.


The best BBQ ribs and spicy chicken wings and a convenient position in a retail park, so there's plenty of parking!

Virgin Active Health Club

A large health club tucked away off the main road. With membership you'll have access to 80 different classes a week, indoor pool, steam and sauna room. After the workout you can grab a nutritious meal in the cafe.

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Jiggle Gym

St Mary’s Church Hall
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 to! The class is designed to enhance all aspects of your child's development. Children work through the three stages of the programme according to their stage of development to learn new skills through weekly classes. Jiggle Gym also specialises in parties and soft play hire with a number of different packages available - so there is something to suit everyone! Website

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

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

Baby Rhyme Time Toddler Read and Rhyme and Story Explorers

Church End Library
A first library activity for non-walking babies and their carers. Sessions take place weekly on Mondays during term time. 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.


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The Creation Station

St. Mary's Hall
Exploration sessions with The Creation Station are arts and crafts weekly term time fun for 1 to 5 year olds. A fifty minute session with a parent or carer and in line with the Early Years Foundation Stage. We use a wide range of art and craft materials and tools every week with a magic ideas box to inspire your child's imagination Website
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