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"Battersea Square is a delightful place for a spot of brunch, lunch or dinner, particularly when the sun is shining and you can sit outside!"

David Law

"Clapham Junction is one of south west London's shopping and entertainment destinations."

David Law

"The legendary Clapham Grand has almost become a rite of passage for Claphamites..."

David Law

What is your favourite place?

Where do London locals go?

The Northcote

This rustic pub should be your first stop when going for drinks along Northcote Road. They also serve great pub grub.

Caffettino

The best Italian cappuccino in London and friendly people too!

Flour to the People

Gorgeous local sourdough bakery that makes amazing coffees and fry ups - even homemade baked beans and perfect poached eggs!

The Latchmere

A lovely pub in Battersea with a great garden at the back!

Be At One

Super tasty cocktails and a fantastic happy hour, where all cocktails are 2-4-1. The staff are so friendly and there's a good vibe here on a Friday and Saturday night.

Battersea Arts Centre

Whether you're into theatre, comedy or the fantastic annual ale festival, Battersea Arts Centre always has something interesting on.

The Breakfast Club

This is the place to go for breakfast in London! Massive portions and breakfast food all day long...

Pizza Metro

A cheerful Neapolitan restaurant with a wood burning oven famed for its metre-long pizzas and great social atmosphere and service.

Lots Larder

Wonderful homemade lunches in a lovely environment. Relaxed and cheerful!

The Ship

There is no better pub on a Sunday for a boozy session! It has a huge outside area looking out over the banks of the Thames by Wandsworth Bridge.

La Famiglia

This Tuscan restaurant in Chelsea is the real deal! The food is traditional and authentic and there's a cute covered patio area too.

Jack's at the Junction

Great breakfasts and always busy!

Wandsworth Common

One of the best places south of the Thames to walk your dog on a Sunday morning. There is also a fantastic coffee shop inside the park where you can meet friends and catch up on the week.

Wyndham House

A family-run butchers selling not only meats, but deli items, cheeses and condiments.

Stamford Bridge - Chelsea

Home of the Mighty Blues! As well as matchdays, you can visit the museum or the brilliant Under the Bridge jazz club!

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Clapham Junction, Battersea, Imperial Wharf, Wandsworth Common, Chelsea, Wandsworth, Clapham, Fulham, Nine Elms and Clapham North

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