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The Albert

The Albert

Within just a few minutes' walk of Richmond Park, The Albert is the perfect pub to hole up in after an Autumn walk in the park.

The Canbury Arms

The Canbury Arms

Excellent home cooked food, lovely staff, friendly and relaxed.

The Wych Elm

The Wych Elm

A great pub for a family Sunday roast and a very dog-friendly place. It's in a lovely, quiet residential area too.

Bevan's Butchers

Bevan's Butchers

The best butchers in town selling not just meat, but fish, cheeses and tasty deli items too.

The Boaters Inn

The Boaters Inn

Amazing pub, great service and quality of food... good for Sunday family meals.

The Old Moot House

The Old Moot House

See a full-sized big band every Tuesday in the Old Moot House for free!

Canbury Gardens Tennis Centre

Canbury Gardens Tennis Centre

Just next to the River Thames - a private tennis club where all ages and abilities are welcome.

The Queen's Head

The Queen's Head

This pub has been refurbished recently and for the better! The Sunday roast was really amazing.

Kingston Rowing Club

Kingston Rowing Club

A great club to get involved in that's walking distance from Kingston town centre.

Richmond Park, Kingston

Richmond Park, Kingston

Richmond Park is amazingly beautiful and a great place to walk yourself and your dog. It feels like you're in the countryside, as you see green for miles even though you are in Kingston. Plus the park is full of deer and you can get close to them. Great place for cycling too.

Dickerage Recreation Ground

Dickerage Recreation Ground

A lovely community green space that is the perfect place to go and walk your dog. There is a good sized field and a play area for young children, including an outdoor bouncy castle.

Cappadocia Express

Cappadocia Express

The kebabs in this authentic Turkish restaurant are superb! They make fresh bread daily and their own chilli sauce, as well as showcasing belly dancers on a Wednesday!

The Cereal Bar

The Cereal Bar

Amazing selection of cereals in Kingston. 'Fruity Pebbles' are a firm favourite!

Don Corleone Café

Don Corleone Café

Serving tasty food, this place is great to grab a quick and cheap lunch from.

Stone

Stone

Everything you can expect from a traditional Italian restaurant - wood fired pizza oven, hearty pasta dishes and delicious garlic bread.

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Kingston, Ham, New Malden, Surbiton, Teddington, Raynes Park, Twickenham, Thames Ditton, St Margarets and Roehampton

"The name Kingston has evolved over the centuries from "Cyninges tun", to "Chingstune", then "Kingeston", "Kyngeston super Tamisiam" and perhaps most familiar "Kingestowne upon Thames in 1589."

Imagine waking up to views of the River Thames from your very own waterside home in Kingston.

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As a local, it's easy to forget how exciting it is to see Kingston's street art for the first time..

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Kingston Market is a great place to pick up delicious local produce...

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Child-friendly activities near KT2

Woodcraft Folk

Kingston Quaker Centre
Woodcraft Folk is the cooperative movement for children and young people. We run groups where young people meet to play games make friends and learn about big ideas from social justice to climate change through cooperative activities. Tolworth and Kingston Woodcraft Folk are now running a new children's group at Kingston Quaker Centre on Fairfield East in Kingston on Thursday evenings from 6-7.15 pm. At Woodcraft Folk we encourage every child to get involved and to feel valued. We aim to teach children independence empowerment equality and how to care for the planet. To get involved or ask any questions please contact Andy Marshall the leader of the new group on 07762 447759 or email him at Tolkingwoodcraft@gmail.com . At Tolworth And Kingston we are currently running groups for ages 6 - 9 (Elfins) and 10 - 12 (Pioneers).

Little Teddies Parent, Baby and Child Group

St John the Baptist Church Hall
Parent and toddler groups provide a place where parents/carers can take their young children to enjoy play activities and socialise. This group meets Tuesday mornings during term-time in the Andrews' Wing. A chance for local mothers, carers and their small children to meet and play together in a safe and comfortable environment. Each week there are craft activities, stories and songs, as well as many toys to play with. We are a parent run playgroup who are friendly and welcoming to children and parents! There is lots of space for children to run around and different activites each week. Its a chance for the children to have a play and parents to relax with a coffee!! Babies also welcome! Website

Little Teddies Parent Baby and Child Group

St John the Baptist Church Hall
Parent and toddler groups provide a place where parents/carers can take their young children to enjoy play activities and socialise. This group meets Tuesday mornings during term-time in the Andrews' Wing. A chance for local mothers carers and their small children to meet and play together in a safe and comfortable environment. Each week there are craft activities stories and songs as well as many toys to play with. We are a parent run playgroup who are friendly and welcoming to children and parents! There is lots of space for children to run around and different activites each week. Its a chance for the children to have a play and parents to relax with a coffee!! Babies also welcome! Website

Tiny Tunes

New Malden Library
Hide under a parachute, wave the pom poms, meet Mr Tiny, shake the maracas, dance with bubbles and sing along! As well as the all time favourite rhymes and songs, Tiny Tunes gets the little ones dancing to some of the well known pop classics! Website

Tiny Tunes

Surbiton Library Hall
Tiny Tunes provide 3 months - 5 years pay as you go Music and Dance Classes, Nursery Sessions and Parties in London, Middlesex, Surrey & Berkshire . Hide under a parachute, wave the pom poms, meet Mr Tiny, shake the maracas, dance with bubbles and sing along! As well as the all time favourite rhymes and songs, Tiny Tunes gets the little ones dancing to some of the well known pop classics! Price: £5 per child ( £2.50 Siblings) Pay as you go so you just turn up! Website

Musical Express

Sindbads Soft Play Café
Fun and interactive music and movement classes for pre-schoolers! With lots of time to play the percussion instruments and a new surprise each week. Website

About KT2

KT2 is the postcode district in Surrey incorporating the areas of Kingston upon Thames, Norbiton and is covered by the Kingston upon Thames local authority.

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