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Balkon

Balkon

I certainly recommend Balkon on Chatterton Road. It serves fantastic traditional Turkish meze and delicious grilled meats.

Shampan 2

Shampan 2

A tasty Indian restaurant serving classic curries and speciality dishes too.

Church House Gardens

Church House Gardens

Beautiful gardens that form a magical setting for outdoor performances on the open-air stage and in the amphitheatre.

Bare Necessities

Bare Necessities

An accessories shop on Regents Walk inside the Intu centre. It has every type of hair accessory you could need and lovely jewellery too!

Bromley Civic Centre

Bromley Civic Centre

Built in 1775, The Old Palace is a beautiful venue with immaculate grounds that is perfect for weddings.

Charter Market

Charter Market

Fresh fruit and veg, as well as some other great bargains!

Churchill Theatre

Churchill Theatre

Lots of great shows throughout the year, including plays and world-famous music artists.

Tamasha

Tamasha

An Indian restaurant and bar, which even has a hotel too! Fantastic curries that are not your average Friday night food. Bit pricey but well worth it!

Mascots Sports Bar

Mascots Sports Bar

Massive portions and a number of food challenges - not for the faint hearted! You can sit in your own private booth with a TV and chow down on fiery chicken wings.

ASK Italian

ASK Italian

Great pastas and wood-fired pizzas, you can always find voucher codes for this Italian chain.

Bird and Bun

Bird and Bun

Delicious spit roasted chicken that uses fresh ingredients.

Bar du Vin

Bar du Vin

Karaoke, members' club and late nights at the weekend, Bar du Vin is Bromley's only wine bar.

Havet

Havet

A superb Turkish restaurant in the centre of Bromley. The meze platters are the best!

Railway Tavern

Railway Tavern

Home to the best bangers 'n' mash and one of the hardest pub quizzes, this pub offers a wide range of Indian pale ales. It's a stones throw from Bromley North Station, so it's perfect for commuters who fancy a pint after work.

Aqua

Aqua

A great mix of Italian and Mediterranean cuisines, cheap prices and fantastic service!

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The Playrooms

Studio 74 - The Hall
A home-from-home ambiance, a place where you can relax knowing your little ones are within sight having fun. Kids play center, including: Under 5's Soft Play, Ball Pool, Classes for Little Ones, Arts & crafts, Classes for Grown Ups, Mini Cinema, Baby Disco, Fresh Food, Yummy Coffee, Free WiFi, Free Parking, Creche and After School Club. Website

NCT Bumps & Babies

St Marks Church Hall
Bumps and Babies provides expectant and new parents with a relaxing and informal get-together. It is a great place to make new friends share your experiences with people going through the same things have a reason to get out of the house if everything seems too much or overwhelming or if you just need to socialise with people in your local area. St Marks Church Hall Braemar Gardens West BR4 0JN Fridays 10.00am-12.00pm (during term time) Website

Mothers & Others Playgroup (Term time only)

Orpington Methodist church hall
Every Monday 13:00-14:30 Come along and join us at our Baby and Toddler playgroup (term time only). Entry is FREE and there is no need to book! All parents and carers are welcome with children from birth. Dedicated baby area ride on toys refreshments (donations welcome!) An NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor will be present to give help advice and support between 1-2pm. No need to make an appointment simply drop-in. We are always in need of volunteers. Any questions or to get involved please contact Alison our Mothers & Others Coordinator via orpington@nct.org.uk Website

Happy Mondays - Parent Baby & Toddler Group

Beckenham Methodist Church
HAPPY MONDAYS is the NCT run playgroup open to all and is held every MONDAY 10 - 11.30am during term time. Tea coffee and biscuits for adults and squash water and snacks for the younger ones are available donations welcome. Singsong at the end! £1.00 for under 1s; £1.30 for over 1s. Maximum of £2.30 per family or child minder. There is always something going on so do drop in we look forward to meeting you. Website

NCT Happy Mondays - Parent Baby & Toddler Group

Beckenham Methodist Church
HAPPY MONDAYS is the NCT run playgroup open to all and is held every MONDAY 10 - 11.30am during term time. Tea coffee and biscuits for adults and squash water and snacks for the younger ones are available donations welcome. Singsong at the end! £1.00 for under 1s Website

Ballet To Current Tunes!

The Lounge
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Funky Chicks Dance Academy Chislehurst

The Lounge 1-3 White Horse Hill
The Funky Chicks Academy is all about personality. Suitable for ages 3 and over. Learn the latest moves to all the latest tunes. We encourage pupils to express themselves as well as building confidence and performance techniques. Every lesson is set to be tooooo much fun. Website

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