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Café
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“A must on a nice summer's evening, this beautiful restaurant serves delicious European dishes in stunning surroundings.”
130local recommendations
Restaurant
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“Israeli chef, delicious (and more sophisticated salads). Eat in or take away. ”
143local recommendations
Supermarket
“Oxford Street is a major road in the City of Westminster in the West End of London, running from Tottenham Court Road to Marble Arch via Oxford Circus. Check out the Christmas light during the Christmas festivities.”
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Deli / Bodega
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“For a healthy light bite there's no place better. We like the sausage rolls, they also have the most amazing condiments at the back of the shop on offer if you eat in so make the most of those ;)”
93local recommendations
Wine Bar
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“A hidden spot under the railway arches that serves small producer wine with a daily changing, seasonal menu of absolutely outstanding food. Open Wednesday to Saturday and well worth squeezing into whatever spot is available.”
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Supermarket
“The world's largest and most famous antique market. With over 1,000 dealers selling collectables.”
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Organic Grocery
“Top produce and wine, there is a great organic shop called The Grocery on Kingsland Road but beware quality doesn’t come cheap.”
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Deli / Bodega
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“Wonderful start the day place, especially since its at Kensal Rise, all the buses and over ground train run. I love their coffee and scrambled eggs with smoke salmon. They do fresh juices and smoothies. ”
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Italian Restaurant
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“Casual spot for inventive Neapolitan pizzas and a shop selling artisan and organic Italian wines. The pizzas are amazing and great value too.”
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Beer Bar
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“Possibly London's best selection of craft beers, located in a railway arch near Bethnal Green station. ”
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Café
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“L’eau a La Bouche, also in Broadway market, do great deli style sandwiches and salads and have nice outside seating for people watching. ”
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Deli / Bodega
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“Great for breakfast, with a lovely seating area out on the street. We often get takeaway coffee, croissants and freshly squeezed orange juice to have back home on the terrace at home. They also serve up a fantastic lunch. ”
44local recommendations
Wine Shop
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“A trendy wine bar and shop in the heart of Fulham that also sells food - be sure to try the platters.”
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Health Food Store
“Head to this health food store and cafe for all things organic and vegan. The hazelnut vegan brownie with a chai latte is the perfect winter warmer :p”
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Fruit & Vegetable Store
“This local institution is amazing! Like very fruit and veg known to man. They even have jackfruit and rambutan! ”
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Organic Grocery
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“Local supermarket 5 - 7 minute walk from the house. Has a delicious selection of organic food, vegetables, groceries and also delicious pre-made meals + cosmetics.”
48local recommendations