A locals' guide to Surrey
"Watching the narrow boats sail along Basingstoke Canal is a real treat and gives Woking its countryside appeal."Daniel Green
"New Malden has an amazing selection of Korean restaurants."Christian Dickson
"There are some extraordinary properties in the Surbiton and Kingston area that you wouldn't find in central London."Leanna Sharman
Where do Surrey locals go?
Sitting in Ripley Village, this restaurant is perfect for Sunday lunch with the family.
Submitted by Lucy
The Talbot Inn
This fantastic gastro pub dates back to 1453 and is currently owned by Marco Pierre White - fabulous food in a lovely setting!
Submitted by Craig
The Clock House
A Michelin star restaurant in Ripley with delicious food. It's perfect for a special occasion.
Submitted by Daniel
Really nice place to chill out and have some fresh air and relaxation
Submitted by Eszter
One of many Korean restaurants along the High Street. Go and try their chicken teriyaki!
Submitted by Jade
Tarte in the Park
Run by the people from The French Tarte cafe in Surbiton, this cafe in Victoria Recreation Ground is perfect for a quick lunch.
Submitted by Michael
New Malden Sports Club
Catering for everyone from 3 to 90 years old, it's a great sports club for tennis, squash, badminton and the gym. It's very social and great for the whole family.
Submitted by John
This welcoming café with very friendly staff is a great place to grab breakfast!
Submitted by Lise
Why do you find Surrey a great place to live?
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Did you know?
"Thomas Holland was the first and last Duke of Surrey. After he was captured and executed at the age of 26 for plotting the murder of King Henry IV, nobody wanted to inherit his title."
Child-friendly activities near Surrey
The Nest: A NCT Parent and Baby Group in St. John'sSt John's Memorial Hall
The Nest' is a parent and baby Group in St. John's where new parents can come and have a relaxing cup of tea / coffee and chats with other new parents about their life as new parents and the highs and lows that comes with it. For details about the 'The Nest' and the aim of this group please click here. This group is catered for new parents and their babies under 12 months of age. Website
Tiny TunesSurbiton Library Hall
Tiny Tunes provide 3 months - 5 years pay as you go Music and Dance Classes, Nursery Sessions and Parties in London, Middlesex, Surrey & Berkshire . Hide under a parachute, wave the pom poms, meet Mr Tiny, shake the maracas, dance with bubbles and sing along! As well as the all time favourite rhymes and songs, Tiny Tunes gets the little ones dancing to some of the well known pop classics! Price: £5 per child ( £2.50 Siblings) Pay as you go so you just turn up! Website
Tiny TunesNew Malden Library
Hide under a parachute, wave the pom poms, meet Mr Tiny, shake the maracas, dance with bubbles and sing along! As well as the all time favourite rhymes and songs, Tiny Tunes gets the little ones dancing to some of the well known pop classics! Website
Ragamuffins Play CafeRagamuffins Play Cafe
Unique play cafe specifically designed for toddlers and babies. A lovely place to relax and watch your children have fun. Please note this Cafe CLOSED DOWN in September 2014.
NCT Bumps & BabiesTrinity Centre Trinity Churchyard
A group for expectant mums and parents with young babies (generally up to walking). Come along for a hot drink and chat with other local parents while the babies play on the playmats and toys provided. Plenty of space for buggies toilets baby changing and a quiet room. On the last Wednesday of each month we also have a special event running alongside the usual group - previous activities have included arts and crafts music sessions mini photo sessions and stalls. Held in the centre of town at the Trinity Centre next to Holy Trinity Church at the top of the high street. The nearest car park is Sydenham Road. Entry £1 for NCT members £2 non-members including refreshments. Website
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