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Outstanding schools and pretty parks enhance the family-friendly atmosphere

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

Alexi Earl

"Nowhere else combines the value of property with ease of transport links..."

Jonathan Daykin

"Walpole Park was recently redesigned and offers total tranquility, just a stones throw from the centre of Ealing Broadway."

Alexi Earl

What is your favourite place?

Where do Ealing locals go?

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.

Dapper

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

Kerbisher & Malt

Sustainable and stylish fish and chips that taste fantastic!

Limeyard

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

The Red Lion

Great selection of beers and food in a traditional pub with a 'secret garden' out back. Sunday is Pieminster Day, where you can choose between a roast dinner or a selection of pies.

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.

Lammas Park

Lammas Park is a little bit more secluded and quiet than the other parks in Ealing - the perfect place to top up your tan!

The Rose & Crown

A cute little pub tucked away off St Mary's Road. It does brilliant bangers and mash, plus it has a lovely beer garden. Very good pub all and all.

Tribeca Studios

A New York City inspired group fitness studio, which also has a great smoothie bar!

Turtle Bay

A taste of the Caribbean; happy hour on cocktails in the evenings too!

Lifespa

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.

Polski smak

A Polish deli selling a fantastic breakfast sandwich!

The Drayton Court Hotel

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

For Arts Sake

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

Flower Haven

A friendly service and they arrange the flowers whatever way you want them!

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Why not explore the nearby areas of North Ealing, South Ealing, Hanwell, Acton, Park Royal, North Acton, Gunnersbury, Perivale, Brentford and Alperton

What do you love about Ealing?

Why do you find Ealing a great place to live?

Darleen

"It has everything you need on your doorstep without the need to go into central London. There are always events happening too, including festivals every summer. "

September 2015

Oliver

"Ealing is a great location. There's loads of green space and everything is nearby! "

July 2015

Robert

"Ealing is a leafy, comfy, laid-back adornment to London life. You're never too far from a good coffee house or restaurant and there's lots of choice for socialising. You have close links to the M4 and good transport options if commuting further in to the city."

January 2015

Ruma

"Ealing is a mix of modern and countryside ambience. Outside the train station you can see a lot of shopping malls, restaurants and cafes, but if you walk a bit further inside, the picture changes to rows of Victorian houses. I've been told that these houses are one of the most expensive in the Greater London area. There is lots of greenery around and all amenities almost at your doorstep. On its western side are a number o... more

December 2014

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"Founder of The Rolling Stones Brian Jones first met Mick Jagger and Keith Richards in the Ealing Jazz Club, which, although no longer bearing this name, is still situated opposite Ealing Broadway Station."

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Child-friendly activities near Ealing

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

SA Dance School

Ealing School: Ealing Town Hall
SA Dance School in Chiswick Ealing Broadway and Hanwell SA Dance School offers dance training for students ages 18 months to adults who are interested in exploring the diverse world of dance. The school offers classes in Ballet Modern Tap Jazz Street Commercial Contemporary and Pilates in West London. The classes are held in professional studios with sprung floor and mirrors plus all teachers are qualified CRB/DBS checked and insured. Students are given performance opportunities in Central and West London to strengthen their confidence develop stage skills and to enrich their appreciation for this art form. Our dancers also love being in the spotlight to showcase what they learn in classes. Whether training to become a professional dancer improving your current skills or for the sheer joy of dance we invite you to join us for a class. Website

Gymboree Sensory Baby Play

The Drayton Court
As global experts in early childhood development, Gymboree is thrilled to offer our Sensory Baby Play classes, dedicated to pre-mobile babies. Gymboree's expertise in baby development spans several decades and our classes are designed to introduce babies to new sights, sounds and sensory experiences. The class also introduces parents and carers to the many ways to stimulate very young babies - we provide parents with an entire repertoire of songs and age-appropriate activities to take home each week.Our Sensory Baby Play classes use song, movement, infant signing, puppets, fibre optics, bubbles, musical instruments and baby-sized apparatus. In every class we enjoy group activities, as well as exploration of our "Sensory Stations" which include hands-on props to provide endless amusement for the babies 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.

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

Ceramics Cafe

http://www.ceramicscafe.com/studio-locations/west-ealing/
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

SNIPS Baby & Toddler Group

The Crypt at St John's Church
Snips is a popular meeting place for parents and carers of babies toddlers and pre-school children. We are open each TUESDAY and THURSDAY from 10am to 1pm (term time only). We have a Cafe serving drinks snacks and lunches a children's second-hand shop selling good quality toys books and clothes Snips Church music & movement sessions (extra charge) a hairdresser ride-on toys and art & craft activities for children. We also have a soft play area for crawlers. Snippets Snippets is a meeting place specifically for new parents and babies under 1 year. Snippets runs on Thursdays between 10am and 1pm. Music and Movement Music and Movement sessions with Wendy are held each Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30am and 11:00am (25 minute session). Music and Movement costs £2.50 for one adult + one child or £4.00 - one adult + two children. Website
  1. About Ealing

    Ealing is a district in west London, located in the London Borough of Ealing. It is situated 7.7 miles (12.4 km) west of Charing Cross. The area is often referred to as the "Queen of the Suburbs". Ealing has a longstanding Irish community. This is particularly visible through the number of Irish pubs in the borough and the popularity of Gaelic games within the community. County flags for example, can be seen flown on the outside or hung inside of various pubs in the area. It was during the Victorian period that Ealing became a town. This meant that roads had to be built, drainage provided, and schools and public buildings erected. The man responsible for much of all this was Charles Jones, Borough Surveyor from 1863–1913. He planted the horse chestnut trees on Ealing Common and designed the Town Hall, both the present one and the older structure which is now a bank (on the Mall). Ealing Broadway became a major shopping centre.

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