Chiswick and surrounding areas
A locals' guide to Chiswick and surrounding areas
"From well-known high street stores, to independent boutiques, Chiswick High Road has everything I need!"Jonathan Daykin
"From down below or way up high, you can really appreciate Chiswick's leafy, charming appeal that everyone loves."Tom Wright
"Whatever cuisine you fancy, there's sure to be somewhere along Chiswick High Road that will hit the spot!"Jonathan Daykin
Where do Chiswick and surrounding areas locals go?
Be sure to take the Brewery Tour! Fascinating and you get a taste too.
Submitted by Dan
Jackson & Rye
Great food and a continental feel, as well as outside seating on Chiswick High Road.
Submitted by Chris
This chic restaurant is perfect for a special occasion and serves modern European food.
Submitted by Dan
The place to go to pick up a healthy salad, freshly baked bread or a tasty sweet treat. There's plenty of room to sit and chat with friends or take away your lunch in handy pre-prepared pots.
Submitted by Tia
Bounded by train tracks, this picturesque spot is a haven for wildlife. There's a trail that you can follow with information points, where you can learn all about the local species.
Submitted by Daisy
The Italian Job
Italian craft beer in Chiswick! Great for a 'cultured' beer and burger after work, or a good weekend session!
Submitted by Jonathan
Books at a bargain price - everything from fact to fiction, this place is well stocked with a varied range of titles.
Submitted by Tia
The Old Cinema
A vintage, upcycled and antique treasure trove in a stunning converted cinema.
Submitted by Stephen
Great on a summer's evening with outdoor dining, Annie's is close to the Thames and serves reasonably priced food.
Submitted by Christopher
A butchers selling delicious fresh burgers and sausages on Chiswick High Road, as well as a range of other meats and products that have been freshly prepared.
Submitted by Michael
A friendly neighbourhood barbers where you can get a proper shave as a treat.
Submitted by Dan
Grab your morning coffee from here. The staff are really friendly and helpful and they even remember your name and the coffee you drink every day!
Submitted by Raj
Chiswick House and Gardens
A vast expanse of greenery and heritage on a grounds close to the Thames. Perfect all year round for nature lovers and exercise aficionados.
Submitted by Chan
London Corinthian Sailing Club
Sailors from the local club take to the water along Upper Mall on a weekday evening in Chiswick.
Submitted by Jas
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Did you know?
"The greenhouse at Chiswick House formed the backdrop for the Beatles 1966 videos 'Paperback Writer' and 'Rain'."
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Child-friendly activities near Chiswick and surrounding areas
Frances Lundy School of DanceThe Hayloft
Dance classes are held in: RAD Ballet Pointe ISTD Modern ISTD Tap. Classes are available for children from 2 years of age. We also offer adult ballet and tap. Website
Antenatal Yoga and Birth Prep Chiswick
These classes use specially adapted yoga poses to release tension in your changing body and strengthen postural muscles. We focus on the breath and our connection to gravity to become both stronger and lighter as the babe grows. Plenty of time is given over to weaving in birth preparation and becoming familiar with simple positions and breathwork that will comfort and guide you through labour and birth. Learning to access your own deep relaxation and forming a strong connection with your baby and your breath is central to our classes. Website
West London Dance AcademySt Michael & All Angels Parish Hall
The West London Dance Academy is an International Dance Teachers' Association (IDTA) accredited school. It offers classes in Ballet Boys' Ballet and Tap dance to children of all ages.
Amanda's Action Club ChiswickChiswick Town Hall
Amanda's Action Club delivers interactive physical development classes that babies & toddlers just love - they're fun fitness and music. Babies can join Amanda from the age of 4 months and some sessions run up to the age of 5. Parties also available. £75/10-week block, £10 pay-as-you-go Website
Gunnersbury Baptist Church
Friday Friends is very popular and caters for parents, carers and their toddlers. Please join us on Friday mornings with your toddler aged 0 - 4 for a fun filled morning, a cup and tea and some grown up converstaion. Website
Bach to BabySt Michael and All Angels
Classical concerts to which you can bring your baby
Piccolo Play Centre
Piccolo Caffe is the largest play space in Chiswick. There are three large indoor areas and an outdoor play space. There is a range of fun foundation stage activities such as soft play bouncy castleride on's role play puzzels and books etc. We also have a number of classes and sessions such as Little kickers (toddlers football) Creative Fun Factory (song and dance The Beez Kneez (Post Natal Group Fitness Programmes for New Mums) And many more. We also offer a full childrens menu teascoffee cakes etc. Open Monday - fri 10am-5pm Sat 10am -12pm Exclusive Children's Parties Sat 12:30pm - 6pm Sun 10am - 6pm Open all year round. Website
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