St John's Wood and surrounding areas
A locals' guide to St John's Wood and surrounding areas
"When it's only a short distance to walk to Primrose Hill and St John's Wood, Swiss Cottage is in a prime spot."Kristian Brown
"The jewel of North London - tree-lined streets, wide pavements, fantastic buildings...yet into central London in 20 minutes."Dean Lane
"The canals bring a country feel to this central part of London round Regent's Park."Charles Cutting
Where do St John's Wood and surrounding areas locals go?
It's great to watch The Beatles fans recreate their album cover on Abbey Road!
Submitted by Joan
Duke of York
A fantastic local pub for after-work drinks. Wednesday is steak night, serving great food at great value.
Submitted by Kristian
Serving European food, this delightful little restaurant has an early bird menu too.
Submitted by Daisy
The Princess of Wales
Quirky interiors and a fabulous Sunday lunch in leafy Primrose Hill.
Submitted by Douglas
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
The best deli in St John's Wood selling everything from fruit and veg to kosher products.
Submitted by Sara
The Warrington Hotel
As well as the original décor and the friendly atmosphere, the beer is good too.
Submitted by Stuart
A tour guide canal boat service from Little Venice to Camden Lock, with commentary on the history of Regent's Canal.
Submitted by Dean
Sherlock Holmes Museum
You can visit the home of Sherlock Holmes, where he did all his detective work with a large drink and a pipe!
Submitted by Tom
A charming cafe inside a boat on the Paddington Branch of the Regent's Canal.
Submitted by Dean
With a menu of freshly prepared lunch and dinner dishes, this place does a great sirloin steak and pepper sauce!
Submitted by Andrew
Megan's do the best salads and cakes - a great addition to St John's Wood High Street!
Submitted by Sophie
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"In July 1829, George Shillibeer started London's first regular bus service. For one shilling and sixpence, you could be transported in horse drawn comfort from Paddington Green to Bank via Angel."
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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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