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Wandsworth and surrounding areas

A locals' guide to Wandsworth and surrounding areas

"Earlsfield has everything that families and professionals are looking for in an area..."

Rupert Greig

"It's fun to watch the ducks swim across the ponds at Wandsworth Common."

Rupert Greig

"You can be at London Waterloo in less than 15 minutes from Earlsfield Station."

Rupert Greig

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Where do Wandsworth and surrounding areas locals go?

Nazmin's

The greatest curry house in South West London! Ask for the Gust Khata Masala, you will not be disappointed!

Marco Polo

An Italian restaurant on the Thames that is perfect for a celebratory meal with someone special.

Wimbledon Park Farmers' Market

Excellent selection of fresh vegetables, meat, dairy and bakery products brought in direct from the producers every Saturday.

Powder Keg Diplomacy

Always worth a visit for a drink or two. The cocktails are original, homemade and more a piece of art for all your senses. The in-house infused eucalyptus gin is wonderful stuff and the wine list has been composed with imagination and care.

Roxie

Also known as Fyre, possibly the best and most consistently great steaks in all of London.

Cah-Chi

Once featured in Time Out's top 50 restaurants in London, the original restaurant started in Raynes Park, with people flocking from all over London for an authentic Korean dining experience.

The Earlsfield

A trendy gastropub serving a superb rack of ribs!

Marina Fish

Fantastic for 'fishy Fridays' or a cheeky lunchtime deal for £4.50. Great quality fish shipped down daily from Scotland.

Chez Bruce

Always great modern European food at this Michelin-starred restaurant. Perfect for a special occasion.

The Glass Dome

Really good steak and on certain nights there is a pianist.

Wandsworth Park

A beautiful riverside park perfect for a post-work run or a picnic on a sunny day.

The Ship

There is no better pub on a Sunday for a boozy session! It has a huge outside area looking out over the banks of the Thames by Wandsworth Bridge.

Refill

The best Caribbean restaurant in Tooting Bec and their lunch deal is only £3.50!

Mel's

Vintage beats, breakfast and burgers. Best burger in Earlsfield!

Hildreth Street Market

On a miserable English day, the best place to go to put a 'spring' in your step is Hildreth Street Market, where stall owners sell beautiful seasonal flowers.

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Gingerbread Music

St Anne's Church
Gingerbread music is a non-profit music and movement class for 0-5's delivered by a primary school teacher and educational consultant. They raise money for street kids in Cambodia to go to school. First class is a free trial class. Website

Latino Bambino

St Barnabas Church Hall
Exercise, Keep fit, have fun and bond with your baby whilst dancing to Latin rhythms. Your baby stays right there with you, snuggled in a baby carrier, whilst you get some healthy exercise that has been devised to be safe and gentle for both you and your little one. Our mum and baby salsa classes are also a great way to socialize with other mums and an opportunity to introduce your child to music and movement through Dance. Salsa Babies(tm) Class: Fridays 12.00-12.45 Toddler Class (1-4 Years): Fridays 11.10-11.45 6 consecutive weeks block is £57 (£9.50 per class). 12 consecutive weeks block is £96 (£8 per class) Trial session is £10. Website

Well Baby Clinic

West Hill Children's Centre 4
At the Well Baby Clinic you can get advice and guidance about your child. These sessions are for parents/carers and young children aged 0-5 years. The clinic offers the chance for you to: discuss general health issues and worries about your child, have your child weighed, and get advice about feeding. Just drop in there is no need to book. You must bring: your personal child health record book, and your baby changing bag. Website

Come and Play

West Hill Children's Centre 4
This is a session where parents/carers and children have the opportunity to play together. The session is for parents/carers with children aged 0-5 years old. Families will have a chance to: make friends and socialise, learn to play together, have story time, and sing-along to nursery rhymes. There is no need to book just drop in. Website

The Teddy Bear's Group

St Anne's Church
Teddy Bears is a 'drop in' playgroup - no need to be a member and no waiting list, just pop along on a Tuesday morning. We charge £2.50 per child and we have a special baby room ('little teds') for mums with babies of under 12 months. We have playtime from 9.30 and snacktime followed by songtime at 10.45 or so. Website

Painting and Drawing- Mini Muse

The Vitality Centre
We work at easels and explore a range of drawing and painting mediums preparing you to develop and complete a personal project. We will also have two life drawing sessions later in the half term where you can draw inspiration from dance-based poses with renowned model Anansie. Website

Minies and Minders Playgroup

East Hill Baptist Church
Each session includes free play and toys are grouped into little play stations, refreshments for both adults and children, messy/craft activities. It is a nice place where children can play, interact or just run around. Mum's, nannies and grandparents can have a chat and relax. If you drive, you can park your car for free in church car-park, although space is limited, but if you have any questions, please get in touch Website
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