Queen's Park and surrounding areas
A locals' guide to Queen's Park and surrounding areas
"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
"West Hampstead offers a variety of stunning properties in grand mansion blocks."Dean Lane
Where do Queen's Park and surrounding areas locals go?
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
The Black Lion
A lovely period pub, restaurant and guesthouse. Beautiful décor and very friendly.
Submitted by Richard
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
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
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
A constant source of highly intelligent Oxford and Cambridge graduates willing to tutor for far less than the going rate.
Submitted by Itzhak
The Masons Arms
A fantastic pub with an amazing garden, Sunday roasts, summer barbecues, DJs, quizzes and comedy nights. A lovely community feel.
Submitted by James
Small & Beautiful
Cheap and cheerful. Delicious continental menu that barely dents the wallet. Great mussels and pizza. Bonus points for also doing takeaway!
Submitted by Richard
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
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 best butchers in North West London. All the meat is free range and they sell the best steak you'll ever taste!
Submitted by Danielle
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
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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
Water BabiesQE2 Jubilee School
Swimming from birth is fantastic for your baby's health & development and could spark a lifetime's interest in sport. Each lesson provides a complete physical work-out strengthening your baby's heart and lungs and in turn aiding development of the brain including stimulating all 5 senses (taste smell touch sight and sound). And with each lesson burning up to 300 calories you'll get a work-out too! Website
Rhyme Times @Kilburn LibraryKilburn Library
Sessions are organised locally and take place in children's nurseries and libraries. They incorporate a mix of songs, rhymes, rhythm and movement as well as providing the opportunity to share games, novelty books and toys Website
Baby Yoga with Alice MorganBowling Pavilion
Parent and Baby Yoga is the way for new beings. The benefits for the child include improved sleep patterns, more efficient digestion (so can alleviate gastric cramps and colic), increased emotional and physical flexibility and enhanced a closer parent-child bond. Website
Sing and Sign ClassesInterfaith Centre
Come along to Baby Sing and Sign classes! Spend some time communicating and bonding with your baby in a fun and relaxed environment. Learn how to sign through music and song. Stage 1 - Babies 6-13 months Stage 2 - Toddlers 13-24 months Website
Time for Rhymes@Granville Plus Children's CentreGranville Plus Children's Centre
Is a fun and interactive session which aims to support your child's communication development. It is delivered by the Speech and Language Team. The first session of the month is a "Welcome Session" for new families only. Website
Baby Sensory-Abbey Community CentreAbbey Community Centre
Baby Sensory's award winning baby development classes are now running in your area. You and your baby will experience different sensory activities designed to support your baby's sensory development every week and you are welcome to join at any time. Baby Sensory is an extremely popular Baby Development activity and many of our classes are fully booked, it is advisable to book early. Website
The Crafty BunchYAA centre
Each week we explore a theme and make an exciting craft using lots of imagination and, of course, glitter! We use lots of different materials to ensure every week is fun and new! Each masterpiece will be ready to be taken home at the end of each class. We provide all craft materials and T-shirts to protect clothes. Website
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Local Estate Agencies
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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