Quirky small plates, an amazing concept and an atmosphere to match. Go with friends and try a new experimental food experience...
Submitted by Zahra
This is a weekend central London must! Walk-in brunch at this hot spot is unbeatable - especially if you're lucky enough to catch a seat outside!
Submitted by Jack
The best place for lunch in Marylebone - partly a private members' club with an elegant atmosphere.
Submitted by Charles
A traditional family-run Italian restaurant where they serve the best pizza this side of Naples.
Submitted by Christopher
Based on Forest Gump, this lovely shrimp restaurant from the USA has opened its first restaurant in London! Amazing food and the restaurant is decked out just like you're on the film - it has its own gift shop too!
Submitted by Olivia
The best tailors in Europe. Bespoke or off the rail, there's something for everyone's budget.
Submitted by William
A fourth generation family delicatessen serving homemade sandwiches and lunchtime treats.
Submitted by Jack
Happy hour 4-9pm every day, which makes this place super cheap and cheerful for central London!
Submitted by Kevin
Hands down the tastiest 'cheap' steak in London. There's only one steak on the menu and it's priced at an amazing £10...the sides are great too and also very good value for money.
Submitted by Daisy
Without a shadow of a doubt, the best breakfast in London. A celeb hangout, you may be sat alongside Bernie and Tamara Ecclestone, Bill Nighy and Kylie Minogue.
Submitted by Annabelle
A great after work boozer. Some of its original features have been retained throughout the years, which give it an authentic pub feel.
Submitted by James
The best authentic pizzas cooked in a wood-fired oven, served whole or by the slice.
Submitted by Hayley
Brekkie, lunch, fresh salads, fine sandwiches, uplifting juices and more... Perfect for any mood.
Submitted by Natalie
Located on the doorstep of Oxford Circus, The Langham is a grand hotel with impeccable service. Luxury at its best. 5 stars.
Submitted by Jack
Breakfast, pastries and afternoon tea, this delightful restaurant is part of a small, well loved chain, where you feel right at home.
Submitted by Edvin
Did you know?
"Duke Street was the first street in London to have a pavement."
What are typical prices in West End and surrounding areas
Latest properties for sale in West End and surrounding areas
Latest rental properties in West End and surrounding areas
Story Time-Marylebone LibraryMarylebone Library
Stories and craft for the under 5s, with a different theme each week. All ages welcome but best suited for nursery age children Website
Seven Dials Under 5s Stay and PlayCovent Garden Community Centre/ Seven Dials Club
Organised by local parents. In the Mercer Room at Covent Garden Community Centre. Large private room, toys provided Website
Oasis Sports Center
The central Oasis Sports Centre includes not one but two swimming pools - one indoor and one outdoor, both heated. Often the outdoor pool is popular with recreational swimmers and can be more over-crowded than the indoor pool even during the winter months. £3.75 (Outdoor swim) Website
Rhyme TimeCharing Cross Library
What a hidden gem this rhyme time is ... and it is going to get better. Robin Martin brings her wonderful voice and entertainment talents to the Charing Cross rhyme time in addition to the Wednesday session at the Mayfair library. Robin definitely adds West End panache to the Under Fives library sessions. Under 5's Website
Drop In Craft-Marylebone LibraryMarylebone Library
Come along and make whatever you want, using a whole range of exciting materials Website
Pregnancy YogaPortland Hospital Physiotherapy Department
Yoga practices focus not only on physical health during pregnancy but also the cultivation of peace in mind. Yoga increase your own awareness of your body, mind and emotion. Through regular practice you develop a sense of confidence and positivity about pregnancy and in your innate abilities to give birth £25/class £125/ 6 classes Website
The Baby Academy
The idea came from wanting to put together pre-natal and post-natal workshops for parents in a relaxed home environment. Combined with post-natal parent coaching and "back on track" home consultations. The Baby Academy offers you help and advice in your own home, giving you the confidence and skills to build a happy home life with your new arrival. Website
Do you live in West End and surrounding areas, or have you lived in West End and surrounding areas recently?
Get your free online valuation
Feedback about living in West End and surrounding areas has been submitted directly by the public and may not neccessarily reflect the views of Foxtons. The description of West End and surrounding areas was modified from Wikipedia and is available under the Creative Commons licence. Land Registry data is Crown copyright.
All the views and contributions contained within Foxtons Local Life are those of the contributors. All content is assessed before publishing for taste, however free opinion is encouraged. Foxtons accept no payment or sponsorship for content that is posted about West End and surrounding areas.