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The Underworld

The Underworld

One of the best venues for rock and metal bands and club nights opposite Camden Town Underground Station.

Rock 'N' Roll Rescue

Rock 'N' Roll Rescue

A one stop shop for music lovers!

Côte

Côte

Delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner in French-style interiors. They do a fantastic set menu too, which is a real bargain.

The Blues Kitchen

The Blues Kitchen

This American themed restaurant is fantastic! Not only is the food very tasty, but the atmosphere is electric - live music on a Friday and Saturday and distinctive tasting cocktails draw in a big crowd.

Shaka Zulu

Shaka Zulu

A little taste of Africa. Great ambience, incredible South African Zulu statues and if that doesn't win you over, the all day 2-4-1 cocktails will!

The York & Albany

The York & Albany

Superb cocktails and excellent food right by Regent's Park.

Camden Coffee Shop

Camden Coffee Shop

Coffee beans from a lovely old man who roasts the beans himself and has done for decades. He will also grind them for you...

Orange Juice Stall

Orange Juice Stall

A small stall based on Camden High street offering freshly squeezed orange juice, either bitter, sweet or sour. The sweet oranges are amazing!

The Jazz Café

The Jazz Café

The Jazz Café is the place to go to watch big musical stars be born! Eat and listen to fantastic artists all in one place.

Regent's Park

Regent's Park

A great day out - boating lake, café and home to London Zoo.

Hook

Hook

An alternative fish and chip restaurant selling a tasty British classic with unusual culinary twists.

Ferreira Delicatessen

Ferreira Delicatessen

The best toasted sandwiches in Camden made to order and excellent Portuguese custard tarts.

Camden Lock

Camden Lock

As well as browsing the market, Camden Lock is a great place to hang out and enjoy the sunset.

Gilgamesh

Gilgamesh

A restaurant/bar/club serving pan-Asian food cooked by the amazing chef Ian Pengelley. You can dine and enjoy the bar area at the same time.

Camden Market

Camden Market

Wandering through one of the many stalls in Camden Market, there's always something to catch the eye!

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Regent's Park, Camden, Euston, Fitzrovia, Marylebone, Bloomsbury, St John's Wood, Kentish Town, King's Cross and Soho

"The first modern zoo in the world was established in Regent's Park in 1828. It served as an educational space, as opposed to the ostentatious menageries that existed before."

Boating lake, wildlife and picturesque views in Regent's Park...

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The handsome architecture around Regent's Park enhances the prestige of the area.

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The canals bring a country feel to this central part of London round Regent's Park.

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What locals say about NW1

  1. Primrose Hill is an excellent place to work, relax and exercise especially if you work for yourself. Lovely neighbourhood

  2. Nothing beats a nice long walk around Regent's Park

  3. Central located, regent park

  4. Both peace and busy are a 5 minute walk

  5. I love living here because of the number of young people who come to this place, the coexistence of a lot of trends and together with the million pubs and markets

  6. Centrally located, with Bloomsbury and Camden on each end, and with great connection across the whole of the capital.

  7. It's near to Regents Park

  8. Camden Town never disappoints, it feels like there's always a new bar or restaurant to discover! Camden Market is second to none for exploration and finding unique, quirky items on craft stalls, and not forgetting the amazing food hall!!

  9. Slap bang between the most exciting Camden Lock market... All types of people from the whole world visit , never, ever boring... AND 5 minutes the other way.. The most beautiful heathland.. Hampstead Heath. How lucky to live here.

  10. Nestled between the vibrancy of central London and the cultural explosion that is Camden with green spaces of Regent Park and unrivalled transport connections entertainment is never far away.

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Child-friendly activities near NW1

Imagination Station

The Forge Camden
Imagination Station offers pre-school children the chance to explore their imaginations through music, movement, instruments and specially selected equipment. From a fibre-optic space scene to an underwater expedition both children and adults enjoy our cutting edge adventure music classes! 4 months to 18 months: Wednesday 10.30am - 11.10am 18 months to 3 years: Wednesday 11.20am - 12pm Website

Yummy Mummy Coffee Morning

The Spread Eagle Camden
Join our friendly, welcoming, local Camden Mums every Wednesday for a coffee and a chit chat from 11am. Website

Spirit Young Performers Company - A UniquePerforming Arts School

Diorama Arts Studios
Spirit Young Performers Company is a part-time performing arts school, offering quality musical theatre and dance training. We pride ourselves on providing an environment that is intensive, professional, encouraging and exhilarating for the young performer. Website

Primrose Hill Children's Choir

Primrose Hill Community Centre
Come and sing Disney, pop, musicals and songs from around the world and play musical games. Have fun, gain confidence, learn about singing and reading music. Local performances with many opportunities to sing solos. Website

Ready Steady Go Creative Workshops

Primrose Hill Community Centre
Held at Primrose Hill Community Centre, they develop children's physical co-ordination and spatial awareness and are very much group activities, aiding the development of social skills: turn-taking, listening, observing, co-operating and concentrating. Website

Pitta Patta Dance Drama and Yoga Camp

Primrose Hill Community Center
Experience the joy of dance, the calm of yoga and confidence building benefits of drama sessions. Coaching little dancers from 3 upwards, our classes provide an ideal introduction to creative movement, using a wide spectrum of music to help children develop co-ordination, rhythm and confidence on the dance floor. Website

Baby Sensory Camden

Primrose Hill Community Centre
Baby activities range from signing to fibre optic light shows, amazing light balls, bubbles, scarves and bells Website

About NW1

NW1 is the postcode district in North West London incorporating the areas of Marylebone (part), Euston, Regent's Park, Camden Town, Somers Town, Primrose Hill (part), Gospel Oak (part) and Lisson Grove (part) and is covered by the Camden and Westminster local authorities.

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