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Ealing and surrounding areas

A locals' guide to Ealing and surrounding areas

"With both National Rail and Underground links, Ealing is a fantastic area for commuters."

Alexi Earl

"Home to many excellent restaurants and coffee shops, Ealing Green is the perfect spot when the sun is shining."

Alexi Earl

"The revival of Acton as an investment hot spot shows no sign of abating..."

Alexi Earl

What is your favourite place?

Where do Ealing and surrounding areas locals go?

11 Coffee & Co

Situated close to North Ealing Station, this café has a huge selection of freshly made cakes. The hot food is great too! Try the chicken and barley soup.

The Clay Oven

An Ealing institution that does a great curry.

Kerbisher & Malt

Sustainable and stylish fish and chips that taste fantastic!

Five Guys

Kids love going to this newly opened restaurant in Ealing. Whenever you think about a burger, Five Guys should be your first choice.

Electric Coffee Co.

Listed in numerous publications, including the London Coffee Guide 2015, this cafe is perfect for those in search of good coffee in London. They also have amazing breakfast sandwiches.

Coda di Volpe

A restaurant / café offering a selection of pastries, but also great for lunch and dinner serving signature Italian dishes.

The Grange

As well as the delightful garden, this pub's Thursday night quiz is legendary! It also serves great food and a range of different ales.

Charlotte's Place Restaurant

2AA rosettes for culinary excellence and the Good Food Guide's Restaurant of the Year 2013. A family run place overlooking Ealing Common, where the food is unbelievable...

For Arts Sake

A printmakers and framers selling artwork. This place has been going strong since 1984!


Men's barbers, ladies hair salon and beauty clinic in one.

The New Inn

The best pub in Ealing for showing live sports. There's also a quiz on a Tuesday, poker on a Wednesday and a carvery on a Sunday - it's a very friendly place!


An American diner serving hearty burgers, ribs and 2-4-1 cocktails every weekday evening.


Whether you want to relax with a massage, or need to do some pre-holiday preening, this is the only place to go in Ealing. Lovely interiors, great range of treatments and friendly service.

The Drayton Court Hotel

The biggest beer garden in London, weekly changing ales, a pool table and televisions showing multiple sports.

Big Jim's Trims

Local barbershop in Ealing, with branches in Chiswick and Pimlico too.

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"The name Ealing is derived from "settlement of Gilla's people", which has been variously spelt as Illing, Gilling and Ylling before eventually ending up as the current spelling."

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Pitter Patter - The Hub for Bubs

The Drayton Court
Pitter Patter offers professionally led classes in hand picked family friendly venues creating a central meeting place for parents & carers with babies and toddlers in the heart of local communities. Pitter Patter Coffee Morning Every Thursday 11am-12pm starting 7th Nov @ Flava's Bar & Grill 1 Mattock Lane W5 5BG Join us for the first Pitter Patter Coffee Morning at Flava's a weekly meet up on Thursdays between 11am-12pm and everyone is welcome so come along and meet others over a coffee and a cake. A soft matted area for babies will be available as well as some toys for toddlers. This week we will also have the gorgeous Roobub & Custard stall so you can get some great gift ideas for friends with kids. www.roobubandcustard.co.uk Car parking available right next to the bar and if you spend £5 on food or drink you get your parking refunded! See www.pitterpatterhub.com Website

Ceramics Cafe

The Ceramics Cafe offers you the opportunity to create something that is uniquely yours. Starting with a plain white bisque shape you paint on your design using ceramic under-glazes we fire it for you in the kiln and your piece is ready for collection within 2-4 days. Children's Parties Ceramics Cafe is an ideal venue for kids parties. Party groups of any size can be accommodated. For groups of 10 or more we offer fixed price kids party pack deals. These are available for children up to 16 years old. Website

St Andrews Church Centre Mother & Toddler Group

St Andrews Church
Mother & Toddler Groups at St Andrews Church Ealing. We offer group sessions for Mothers & Toddlers at the following times: Mondays: 9.30 - 11.00 am (term time only) Wednesday: 9.30 - 11.00 am (term time only) Friday: 9.30 - 11.00 am (term time only) On Tuesday mornings - 9.30 - 10.30 am we hold a Caterpillar Music Class for Toddlers. Website

Baby Sensory

The Drayton Court
Baby Sensory's award winning baby development classes are now running in your area. You and your baby will experience different sensory activities designed to support your baby's sensory development every week and you are welcome to join at any time. Baby Sensory is an extremely popular Baby Development activity and many of our classes are fully booked, it is advisable to book early. Tuesdays: 11.30 (0-13 mths) 12.30 (0-6 mths) 1.30 (0-13 mths) 2.30 (6-13 mths) Visitors are always welcome but please call in advance to reserve your place. Website

Pinnacle Performing Arts

Open Ealing Arts Centre
All classes are fun energetic and are all geared towards promoting a healthy active lifestyle. PPA classes are for children young people & adults who want to improve on or learn new Performing Arts & Fitness skills while having fun doing so. There are opportunities for students to take part in Dance Award & Duke of Edinburgh programmes & Lamda exams and to do work experience with the school.

Melody Bear Tip Tap Toe by Innovation Dance

Innovation Dance Studio Ealing,
A creative, inspiring programme of pre-school dance classes for girls and boys using Melody Bear, a dancing teddy, to help create a magical and very unique approach to dance. Melody Movement introduces children to dance and movement using the natural actions of the body such as running, walking, jumping, hopping, skipping and galloping. Website

Quackers Playgroup

The Church Hall
Quackers Playgroup - Parents and Toddlers together. We enjoy toys songs and crafts. Refreshments available. £1.00 per child + 50 p per child thereafter. All welcome. Website
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