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Denmark Hill

Classic terraced homes in a quiet and leafy South London suburb

"Camberwell's residential streets are monopolised by elegant period properties and mature trees that heighten the area's family appeal."

Chris Campbell

"One of the world's foremost art and design institutions, Camberwell College of Arts symbolises the area's vibrant arts and culture scene..."

Michael Schult

"South London's arts scene began in Camberwell and still remains today..."

Jennifer Purchase

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Where do Denmark Hill locals go?

South London Gallery

Contemporary art space with changing exhibitions. It also has a lovely café and art shop.

Lucas Gardens

Lucas Gardens is a tranquil spot for whiling away a lazy Sunday.

Grand Union

The snug at the back of this quirky bar has been the venue of many birthdays and 6 nations parties (watching Wales winning two grand slams there!)

The Melange

A handmade chocolate shop and café that serves fantastic hot chocolate!

The Begging Bowl

Thai street food with a tapas approach - a relaxed and friendly buzz, especially on the weekend.

The Bishop

A superb way to spend your evening, this newly refurbished pub in the heart of East Dulwich is the perfect place for celebrating with a cheeky champagne or two.


A fantastic South Indian restaurant at the Peckham end of Bellenden Road.


Arguably the best kebab on Lordship Lane! It's hard to break the habit of going every day for lunch...

Yama Momo

Situated in the heart of East Dulwich on Lordship Lane, if you like Japanese food, you have to try Yama Momo. Great atmosphere, food and drinks!

Le Chardon

Proper French food, an interesting 1880s Grade II listed interior and a piece of local history, as it used to be a David Greig shop. Put your handbag on the marble shelves and try the lobster, bouillabaisse or coq au vin and wash it down with a fabulous wine choice. I always have a good meal here.


A lovely family-friendly café just off Bellenden Road that serves tasty homemade food.

East Dulwich Picturehouse and Café

This small cinema serves everything from cakes to meals, cocktails to coffee and screens small independent films alongside Hollywood blockbusters. There are even reclining seats and 'love seats' if that's what you'd prefer...


Great pizzas, pasta and fresh fish!

Peckham Springs

Thursday is the new Friday night! Peckham Springs under Peckham Rye Station is a food and drinks venue in an art gallery space.

Brixton Village Grill

A cheap and cheerful breakfast in trendy Brixton Village. This restaurant also serves lunch and dinner.

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"Lead singer of the band Pulp, Jarvis Cocker wrote a song titled '59 Lyndhurst Grove', which is the Peckham address of a house that he once got thrown out of."

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Child-friendly activities near Denmark Hill

Bessemer Grange Baby Rhyme Time

Bessemer Grange Children's Centre
There are always lots of fun activities for your child and for parents to take part in at the Bessemer Grange Children's Centre, such as Baby Massage, Toddler Dance and Story and Rhyme times. There will be half an hour of free play at the start of Baby Rhyme Time to give you a chance to chat to other parents and to our outreach workers. Website

Bessemer Grange Football Class

- We provide additional training and coaching for children in school teams to develop their skills as part of our gifted and talented offer. - Create inter-school sport competitions to provide further competitive opportunities for children. - Deliver an exciting and memorable sports day. Website

Baby Singalong

Jessop Primary School
All the baby classics in a pristine centre with a brilliant sensory play area that includes fibre optic cables and electric displays as well as larger toys. Call: 02077375164 to book

St. Faith's Drop-In Toddler Group

St. Faith's Community Centre
Baby and Toddler group, Toys and activities for your child to socialise. Tea and coffee available. St Faith's Community & Youth Association is a charitable organisation and multi-use community centre providing a wide range of educational, social and cultural activities for the residents of Southwark. Website

Albrighton Twins and Multiple Births Group

Albrighton Community Centre
Meet other children. Share advice and support. Large indoor play area. Website
  1. About Denmark Hill

    Denmark Hill is an area and road in South London located between Camberwell and East Dulwich in the London Borough of Southwark. The road forms part of the A215; north of Camberwell Green it becomes Camberwell Road; south of Red Post Hill it becomes Herne Hill. Nearby streets whose names refer to different aspects of the same topographical feature include Dog Kennel Hill, Champion Hill and Red Post Hill. It marks the edge of the Thames valley plain in this area - from here to the river the land is flat. There are good views across central London from vantage points (e.g. top storey windows) on the top of the hill.

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