St John's Wood and surrounding areas
A locals' guide to St John's Wood and surrounding areas
"Swiss Cottage's gorgeous period homes enhance the area's appeal."Kristian Brown
"Always worth the walk to the top! London's skyline beautifully framed by Primrose Hill and London Zoo."Oliver Venn
"The jewel of North London - tree-lined streets, wide pavements, fantastic buildings...yet into central London in 20 minutes."Dean Lane
Where do St John's Wood and surrounding areas locals go?
The best selection of baby brands, along with classes and a good cup of coffee!
Submitted by Joseph
Duke of York
A fantastic local pub for after-work drinks. Wednesday is steak night, serving great food at great value.
Submitted by Kristian
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
Regent's Park Mosque
One of the largest mosques in West London, also providing a cafeteria, library, attire and book shop.
Submitted by Louise
If you're ever in a rush for some flowers for a loved one, just pop up to this drive-thru florist and there's no need to get out your car!
Submitted by Tom
Megan's do the best salads and cakes - a great addition to St John's Wood High Street!
Submitted by Sophie
Lord's Cricket Ground
A summer's afternoon watching the cricket at Lord's is hard to beat!
Submitted by Tom
A charming cafe inside a boat on the Paddington Branch of the Regent's Canal.
Submitted by Dean
The best deli in St John's Wood selling everything from fruit and veg to kosher products.
Submitted by Sara
A real lunchtime treat, this restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere also operates as a cafe and deli.
Submitted by Douglas
A great bar ideal for after work drinks and a good place to take a date!
Submitted by Thomas
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Did you know?
"During the Second World War, German prisoners were ordered to dig up Primrose Hill so that it could be used to grow vegetables on."
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Child-friendly activities near St John's Wood and surrounding areas
Commissioned Camden Sure Start Mother and Toddler Drop-in (Somali)The Rowley Way Tenants Hall,
We are a Somali run community charity based in Kilburn, North West London. Our mission is to create opportunity, education and support to the Somali diaspora in London U.K. Website
Ole Kids3 House Club,
The Olé Kids curriculum was developed through years of observing children and what they like doing at different stages cognitively, emotionally and physically. They picked out the best elements of children's classes and coupled it with our knowledge, research, tons of love and respect for children and our endless passion for creating a Spanish speaking community.
After School Science Club,Poem Bar & Grill,
Children learn a lot of Science concepts in school that are really interesting and useful, but they forget easily if they don't use it on a daily basis. A great way to increase retention of knowledge is by providing fun challenges. The fun will create engagement with the task and the hands-on challenges will provide an opportunity for problem-solving which is a big part of human learning. Website
Little Monkeys KickboxingThe Martial Arts Place
Our classes help develop balance, co-ordination, fitness, concentration and listing skills Website
Amanda's Action ClubHuggle Shop
A fun and action-filled dance/music class with toys and props. Each toy helps develop motor-control or spacial awareness and is great for tiring little ones out. £75/10-week block, £10 pay-as-you-go Website
Theatre for little ones3 House Club,
Rhymes, Puppets and Storeis with actress Jennie May Dunne Website
After School Club: Drama3 House Club
3 House is a family club in St. John's Wood, London created for parents and children. Everybody is welcome to join our community of local mums from St. John's Wood, Maida Vale, Primrose Hill and other nearby areas. You can just meet up for a chat over a coffee with other mums, or join one of our fun & educational classes. Website
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Local Estate Agencies
Why not explore some other local areas:
- St John's Wood
- Swiss Cottage
- Maida Vale
- South Hampstead
- Belsize Park
- Regent's Park
- West Hampstead
- Queen's Park
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