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A locals' guide to W3

"The revival of Acton as an investment hot spot shows no sign of abating..."

Alexi Earl

"With fantastic rail services from Acton, you can be in the heart of the West End in under 25 minutes!"

Jas Dhaliwal

"Nowhere else combines the value of property with ease of transport links..."

Jonathan Daykin

What is your favourite place?

Where do W3 locals go?

Yo Yo Kitchen

The best sushi takeaway in Ealing!

The Station House

A little gem located in the heart of Acton in Poet's Corner and a lovely place to go for a bite to eat - great selection of food and very tasty. The Sunday lunch is AMAZING! Really nice paved garden out front with lots of plants and they let dogs in too!

The Aeronaut

Arguably one of Ealing borough's most unique venues. Circus themed, they have circus performances on Friday and Saturday evenings and they even have their own microbrewery onsite. Definitely one of the best beer gardens in London and a lively, fun place to go for a few drinks after a long week!

Ealing Lawn Tennis Club

Based in the heart of Ealing Common, this tennis club has grass, indoor, clay and Astro courts.

Cafe Paolo

A family run café that even has a loyalty offer of buy 8 breakfasts and get 1 free! An extremely friendly father and son team who make you feel welcome in the local area.

Putt in the Park

A really fun course for all ages and only £8pp.


A Japanese fishmongers selling high-quality sushi and sashimi.

Natural Natural

Once it's past 5.30pm, all the fresh sushi goes half price - it's delicious! They also stock an array of Japanese food and drinks.

Ealing Common

One of the most open parks in Ealing - a great place to have a picnic, go for a run or play sports.

11 Coffee & Co

Situated close to North Ealing Station, this café has a huge selection of freshly made cakes. The hot food is great too! Try the chicken and barley soup.

Charlotte's Place Restaurant

2AA rosettes for culinary excellence and the Good Food Guide's Restaurant of the Year 2013. A family run place overlooking Ealing Common, where the food is unbelievable...

The Grange

As well as the delightful garden, this pub's Thursday night quiz is legendary! It also serves great food and a range of different ales.

The Grange

The food at The Grange is delicious. They also serve some scrumptious white wine and do an amazing pub quiz during the week! It's a great place to cosy up in the winter or excellent in the summer - their beer garden is particularly pretty.


Delicious freshly prepared sushi and hot dishes perfect for lunch time. They also sell bubble tea and after 4pm, the food is 50% off!

Coda di Volpe

A restaurant / café offering a selection of pastries, but also great for lunch and dinner serving signature Italian dishes.

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Acton, North Acton, Gunnersbury, Turnham Green, Ealing, East Acton, South Ealing, Park Royal, North Ealing and Chiswick

What do you love about W3?

Why do you find W3 a great place to live?


"Acton is a friendly neighbourhood with a great family feel. Plenty of shops and exercise facilities to suit everyone!"

January 2015


"There is a great sense of community here with every amenity you could hope for. It is under rated and developing in a great way, with transport and small boutiques as opposed to big chain stores. It's close to some of London's great parks and has a roster of wonderful gesture pubs within easy distance. Great neighbourhood feel."

January 2015


"This is a leafy, area with fantastically big Edwardian houses, each with a slight difference to the neighbouring house. The houses have amazing architectural features both internally and externally. There is a really good community feel to the area. The transport links are really good, with a choose of Central, district and Piccadilly, I should never be late for work...but of course I am! love it! The area that is! Very happy ... more

January 2015

Local resident

"Green and very quiet residential streets, the area is favoured by artists and media, so I love most of my neighbours! The family size 3-4 bedroom properties are much bigger than in Chiswick and much more appealing in their Georgian style with warm yellow brickwork."

July 2014

Local resident

"Green and very quiet residential streets,the area is favoured by artists and media, so I love most of my neighbours! The family size 3-4 bedroom properties are much bigger than in Chiswick and much more appealing in their Georgian style with warm yellow brickwork."

May 2013


What do you like about W3?

Let us know

"With 7 stations bearing its name, Acton has the most name related stations in the UK."

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  1. About W3

    W3 is the postcode district in West London incorporating the areas of Acton, East Acton, Park Royal, West Acton and is covered by the Ealing, Brent, Hammersmith and Fulham, Hounslow local authorities.

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