Queen's Park and surrounding areas
A locals' guide to Queen's Park and surrounding areas
"The jewel of North London - tree-lined streets, wide pavements, fantastic buildings...yet into central London in 20 minutes."Dean Lane
"Lovely residential roads flanked by period homes and pretty green spaces make Queen's Park a desirable place to live."Oliver Browne
"There's lots of change along Kilburn High Road that's exciting to see!"John Wybar
Where do Queen's Park and surrounding areas locals go?
Serving European food, this delightful little restaurant has an early bird menu too.
Submitted by Daisy
From its striking setting in a Victorian canalside building, to the fresh and seasonal dishes, this restaurant is perfect for a romantic evening meal.
Submitted by Stephen
The Cocoa Exchange
Handmade chocolates in sumptuous surroundings, this shop is the perfect place to pick up a special sweet treat for chocolate lovers.
Submitted by Thomas
A fantastic theatre away from the West End showing outstanding original productions. Well worth a visit. Also has a cinema and a bar.
Submitted by Richard
I love my Caribbean food and Cocodelic is the best in the area; bare in mind we have a fair few restaurants around serving the same type of food.
Submitted by Rory
The Salusbury Winestore
Sit down with a glass of red, white or rosé and read the brand new book you bought from the local book store.
Submitted by Rossen
Queen's Park Farmers' Market
In the grounds of Salusbury Primary School, great on Sundays for breakfast or lunch. Lots of fresh produce and a great mix of delicious food options.
Submitted by Min
Situated right by Willesden Green Underground Station, a handily located local for a casual drink or a good meal. A great place to watch sports events, although it does fill up easily. It also hosts weekly jazz sessions.
Submitted by Nia
The Lexi Cinema
A great Indie cinema run by volunteers showing mainstream films and live opera. All their proceeds go to charity too.
Submitted by Danielle
Queens Park Books
Which other area In London can still be proud to have a charming independent local book store?
Submitted by Rossen
Amazing gourmet burgers from tame lemon and herb to those that like the heat on full blast! All meals are super reasonable in price, with fries and a drink included.
Submitted by Danielle
BEER + BURGER
Huge selection of beers and burgers opposite Willesden Green Underground Station.
Submitted by Joseph
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Did you know?
"The Greek revival chapel at Kensal Green cemetery is equipped with hydraulic lifts to take the deceased down to the catacombs, including such illustrious figures as Isambard Kingdom Brunel, WH Smith of the high street chain fame and perhaps most strangely General James Barry - who was discovered upon his death to have been a woman."
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Child-friendly activities near Queen's Park and surrounding areas
Blossom Kidz CrecheBlossom Kidz
Professional, flexible, short-notice creche. The Saturday daytime provision is perfect if you need to run some errands, do some shopping or even treat yourself to some me-time while the evening creche is great for shift workers or for that ever elusive date night. With different themes every week and a wide variety of activities, kids won't even notice you're gone! Website
Baby Sing and SignLondon Inter Faith Centre,
Sing and Sign is an excellent opportunity to learn how to sign with your baby. Learn how to communicate with your little one through songs and music. The classes are always relaxed and we have a good laugh too! Classes run each term for 10 weeks. Come along for a FREE TASTER if you like! Website
Carer/toddler drop inSt Lukes Church
Carer/toddler drop in Tuesdays from 10.00am Website
Maida Vale Children's CentreMaida Vale Children’s Centre
The center provides a wide range of activities including 'drop-in' play opportunities for children under five years old and their parents or carers. Health Visitors provide useful advice and run activities for babies, young children and their parents. Website
Blossom Kidz: Stay and PlayAbacus Ark Nursery
Blossom Kidz introduces a fresh and unique childcare concept for children between the ages of 2 and 6 years old. Operates over the weekends on a flexible and pay-as-you-go, by-hour basis in Maida Vale and provides a high-quality learning and playing environment for children. Blossom Kidz stay and play enables parents or carers to take their kids to the amazing play and learning environment to get out of the house. Blossom Kidz aims to assist parents while they work over the weekend, catch up on their to-do list, meet with friends over coffee/dinner or just have some free time at the end of a hectic week. They strive to provide a stimulating environment for your children to blossom in their social skills, creativity and self-confidence through participation in educational and fun activities planned by qualified staff. Website
Bookstart Story and Rhyme (Under 5s)@ Kilburn LibraryKilburn Library
The Kilburn Library supports activities such as the story and rhyme times, craft activities, drama activities and book selection. Website
Little Kickers Football at Moberley Sports centreMoberly Sports & Education Centre
Car park on site. Easy access by bus(no 6/187). Big indoor hall.
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Why not explore some other local areas:
- Queen's Park
- South Hampstead
- Maida Vale
- Westbourne Park
- Kensal Green
- Ladbroke Grove
- West Hampstead
- St John's Wood
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