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Best things to do in Greater London

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

History Museum
“Free, only takes about 30 minutes, and is surprisingly interesting. Worth dropping in if you're around Kings Cross. ”
40 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Melt-in-the-mouth dishes are on offer at Honest Burgers, inspired by great British produce. The menu is simple but made to a superb standard, and also caters for both vegetarians and coeliacs. Local beer is available, and there is a fantastic atmosphere to accompany everything; small wonder it is considered one of the best burger joints in London.”
25 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Fresh stone baked Italian pizza in minutes with a number of authentic toppings available - perfect for lunch and dinner and right around the corner from me. ”
20 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Cocktail bar decked with retro wallpaper and video games, serving drinks in vintage tea cups. A fun evening with interesting activities to entertain yourself with. ”
28 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Really close and has virtually everything you need, including fresh meat and bread.”
13 locals recommend
Store
“A lot of healthy food options and a good vegetarian/vegan menu. Go past 6pm for a 50% discount. ”
5 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“We take all our non-vegan friends and family here, it's hugely popular (they also have a restaurant in Camden and in Soho)”
10 locals recommend
Caucasian Restaurant
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“Traditional Georgian dishes using ingredients like walnut, pomegranate grains and barberries.”
10 locals recommend
Cafe
1 local recommends
Bar
“Wood-panelled pint-sized pub, serving real ales and bar snacks, with a roaring fire in winter. ”
10 locals recommend
Ethiopian Restaurant
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“Buzzing cafe-bar serving authentic Ethiopian cuisine, including vegetarian options, with live music.”
9 locals recommend
Bar
“This a bar dedicated to electronic gamers, with consoles to play and eSports for the big screen!”
12 locals recommend
Pool
“even when you're on holiday you might want swim a few lengths, or enjoy a sauna!”
8 locals recommend
Convenience Store
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“General groceries (food, drinks, milk, bread, croissants, alcohol, newspapers, magazines)”
6 locals recommend
Bar
“It is actually a very nice pub on the Canal. When you come out of house go left and left again and you are there.”
7 locals recommend
Bar
“My local restaurant, awsome pizzas, and very good raclette. proper homemade food for less than £15”
2 locals recommend