Wandsworth and surrounding areas
A locals' guide to Wandsworth and surrounding areas
"You can be at London Waterloo in less than 15 minutes from Earlsfield Station."Rupert Greig
"Earlsfield has everything that families and professionals are looking for in an area..."Rupert Greig
"There are some breathtaking properties neighbouring Wandsworth Common."Rupert Greig
Where do Wandsworth and surrounding areas locals go?
There is no better pub on a Sunday for a boozy session! It has a huge outside area looking out over the banks of the Thames by Wandsworth Bridge.
Submitted by Luke
Fantastic for 'fishy Fridays' or a cheeky lunchtime deal for £4.50. Great quality fish shipped down daily from Scotland.
Submitted by Jack
An Italian restaurant on the Thames that is perfect for a celebratory meal with someone special.
Submitted by Katherine
The best Caribbean restaurant in Tooting Bec and their lunch deal is only £3.50!
Submitted by Akilah
An awesome Pakistani restaurant serving delicious curries! Really busy, a lively atmosphere and really good for large groups of people.
Submitted by Oliver
The greatest curry house in South West London! Ask for the Gust Khata Masala, you will not be disappointed!
Submitted by Jack
A beautiful riverside park perfect for a post-work run or a picnic on a sunny day.
Submitted by Katherine
Also known as Fyre, possibly the best and most consistently great steaks in all of London.
Submitted by Will
Powder Keg Diplomacy
Always worth a visit for a drink or two. The cocktails are original, homemade and more a piece of art for all your senses. The in-house infused eucalyptus gin is wonderful stuff and the wine list has been composed with imagination and care.
Submitted by Iris
One of the best places south of the Thames to walk your dog on a Sunday morning. There is also a fantastic coffee shop inside the park where you can meet friends and catch up on the week.
Submitted by Tania
Once featured in Time Out's top 50 restaurants in London, the original restaurant started in Raynes Park, with people flocking from all over London for an authentic Korean dining experience.
Submitted by Jack
Why do you find Wandsworth and surrounding areas a great place to live?
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Did you know?
"So many young flounder fish migrate through Putney each year that they turn the water grey. Sea Bass are also native to this part of the river."
Explore Wandsworth and surrounding areas
Child-friendly activities near Wandsworth and surrounding areas
Painting and Drawing- Mini MuseThe Vitality Centre
We work at easels and explore a range of drawing and painting mediums preparing you to develop and complete a personal project. We will also have two life drawing sessions later in the half term where you can draw inspiration from dance-based poses with renowned model Anansie. Website
Junior JiversMood Food Cafe
Junior Jivers is a FUN music and movement programme for pre-schoolers (some song content will include Christian themes). We meet at 10-10.30 Thursdays during term time (bookings essential as limited space available) Cost: £5 per family / per session (this includes a drink in the cafe afterwards - cakes are extra!) Website
The Ballet School-St Anne's Church HallSt Anne’s Church Hall
The Ballet School follows the Royal Academy of Dance system of training. Classes are thirty minutes to two hours depending on the age and level of each child. TUESDAY 3.15-3.45 pm Nursery 4.00-4.45 pm Pre-Primary 4.45-5.45 pm Grade 1 WEDNESDAY 3.30-4.00 pm Nursery 4.00-4.45 pm Reception 4.45-5.45 pm Primary 5.45-6.45 pm Grade 1/2 FRIDAY 3.30-4.00 pm Nursery 4.00-4.45 pm Pre-Primary 4.45-5.45 pm Primary Website
Karate ClubWandle Recreation Centre
Karate gives fitness and flexibility as well as confidence and involves striking, blocking and kicking techniques. Beginners lessons are non-contact and fun for all. Children 4 to 16 years (mums and dads welcome) and adults. Website
Baby Yoga - for Older BabiesSt Faith's Church Hall
Fun and toning yoga for Mum's and their little ones. For babies who are on the move - crawling, Cruising or Walking! A term of 10 classes: £110 (£11 per class) Drop in session: £13 per class Website
Southfields Baptist Church Parent and Toddler GroupSouthfields Baptist Church
Parent and toddler groups provide a place where parents/carers can take their young children to enjoy play activities and socialise. This group is for parents/carers and their children aged 0-4 years. Attending the group can: give parents/carers a chance to get support and advice, start children meeting and interacting with other children, and help prepare children for starting day care and nursery education. Please contact the group for availability. Website
Perform - PutneySt Stephen's Church Hall
Child development is at the heart of everything we do, so our weekly classes for 4-7 year olds will boost your child's confidence, improve their concentration and give them a creative outlet to make friends and have fun. We have developed a unique curriculum using a mix of energetic games, catchy songs and funky dances to help bring out children's true potential. All class materials are written by us and each term there's a different theme to keep young imaginations buzzing. Website
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Local Estate Agencies
Why not explore some other local areas:
- Wandsworth Common
- Clapham Junction
- Imperial Wharf
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