My London
Albannach is one of My London.

1. Albannach

66 Trafalgar Square, London, Greater London
Gastropub · City of Westminster · 33 tips and reviews

Charlotte J.Charlotte Jenkins: The free glass of house wine when you check in is definitely worth it :-)

Princess Louise is one of My London.

2. Princess Louise

8.5
208 High Holborn, London, Greater London
Pub · Holborn and Covent Garden · 97 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Absolutely gorgeous; interior design (note booths and etched glass dividers) mean this is a stunning place to be - and cheap Sam Smiths beer!

3. The Blackfriar

8.5
174 Queen Victoria St (at New Bridge St), London, Greater London
Pub · City of London · 79 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: This pub takes its monastic theme from the Dominican priory which once stood here. The elaborate and witty decorations date from 1904 and make this a unique London watering hole.

The Ten Bells is one of My London.

4. The Ten Bells

8.4
84 Commercial St, London, Greater London
Pub · Spitalfields and Banglatown · 70 tips and reviews

David P.David Pears: This is the place a couple of Jack The Rippers victims worked in/around/out of

The Blind Beggar is one of My London.

5. The Blind Beggar

6.5
337 Whitechapel Rd, London, Greater London
Pub · Bethnal Green South · 46 tips and reviews

Christopher K.Christopher Kahler: Nice beer garden.

Southwark Tavern is one of My London.

6. Southwark Tavern

6.7
22 Southwark St (at Stoney St), Southwark, Greater London
Pub · Southwark, London, Greater London · 38 tips and reviews

Angel B.Angel Belsey: Go to Southwark Tavern on a Tuesday night and take a shot at the highly variable pub quiz. Avoid looking at your email on your phone during play to avoid false accusations of cheating!

Forbidden Planet is one of My London.

7. Forbidden Planet

9.3
179 Shaftesbury Ave, London, Greater London
Comic Shop · Holborn and Covent Garden · 156 tips and reviews

Noel C.Noel Clarke: Simply one of the best comic book stores in the world. As well as having loads of other stuff. If u visit london you simply have to come here. I've done a couple of signings here too.

Orbital Comics is one of My London.

8. Orbital Comics

8.7
8 Great Newport St, Covent Garden, Greater London
Comic Shop · Leicester Square · 23 tips and reviews

Dan H.Dan Hopchet ✨: friendliest comic-selling people in London

Gosh! Comics is one of My London.

9. Gosh! Comics

9.2
1 Berwick St, Soho, Greater London
Comic Shop · 39 tips and reviews

Jean-Philippe E.Jean-Philippe Establier: Best comic book store in London. Large selection of graphic novels. Don't forget to go downstairs

The Sussex (Taylor Walker) is one of My London.

10. The Sussex (Taylor Walker)

20 Upper St Martin's Ln (Long Acre), Covent Garden, Greater London
Gastropub · City of Westminster · 44 tips and reviews

Philip A.Philip Anderson: Great people watching venue - and a great respite from the shops - literally on the corner of the main shopping street.

The Chandos is one of My London.

11. The Chandos

7.5
29 St Martin's Ln, Charing Cross, Greater London
Pub · 70 tips and reviews

Luke S.Luke Sheldrick: One of my favourite bars in London. Downstairs with the private booths, and upstairs for big couches. As with all other Samual Smiths, very very cheap beer (alpine larger isn't bad), especially for ce

Café In The Crypt is one of My London.

12. Café In The Crypt

8.3
St. Martin-in-the-fields, London, Greater London
Café · Charing Cross · 61 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Superb value, healthy, colourful, impressive salads, served just a metre or so above hundreds of corpses. Can't fault the place.

The George is one of My London.

13. The George

7.2
213 Strand, London, Greater London
Pub · City of Westminster · 22 tips and reviews

Richard W.Richard Would: Watch out for the 3 drunken pirates and especially the cute barmaids

Inn the Park is one of My London.

14. Inn the Park

6.5
St. James's Place, London, Greater London
Café · City of Westminster · 46 tips and reviews

EmeraldStreetEmeraldStreet: If the city's making you lose your cool, head to this urban oasis for a Park Life (vodka, fresh pear, lemon and Chapel Down sparkling wine). Read more.

The Bloomsbury Park Hotel is one of My London.

15. The Bloomsbury Park Hotel

7.3
126 Southampton Row, London, Greater London
Hotel · Holborn and Covent Garden · 7 tips and reviews
Harrods is one of My London.

16. Harrods

9.3
87-135 Brompton Rd, London, Greater London
Department Store · Brompton · 993 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Britain’s first escalators were installed at this famous department store in 1898. Women were offered brandy at the summit in order to calm their nerves.

Fortnum & Mason is one of My London.

17. Fortnum & Mason

9.4
181 Piccadilly, London, Greater London
Department Store · Piccadilly · 390 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: For a treasure trove of festive delights, head to Fortnum & Mason where hampers come packaged in signature F&M-stamped wicker baskets, and for special orders, come delivered on a horse drawn carriage.

Tate Modern is one of My London.

18. Tate Modern

9.4
53 Bankside, London, Greater London
Art Museum · South Bank · 749 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The Bankside Power Station was built as a ‘cathedral of power’ in 1963, but closed in 1981. It reopened as one of Europe’s finest modern art galleries in 2000. The Turbine Hall is 35m high.

Tower Bridge is one of My London.

19. Tower Bridge

9.6
Tower Bridge Rd, London, Greater London
Bridge · St. Katharine's and Wapping · 406 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: This iconic London landmark even has a private venue for hire, with wonderful views over the City. Is it London’s most stylish party venue?

Barbecoa is one of My London.

20. Barbecoa

8.6
20 New Change Passage, London, Greater London
BBQ Joint · City of London · 156 tips and reviews

Metro.co.ukMetro.co.uk: Jamie Oliver and Adam Perry Lang's new restaurant Barbecoa might have had its share of problems, but you'll come away well fed. We gave it 3 out of 5 Stars Read more.

The Duke of Argyll is one of My London.

21. The Duke of Argyll

6.7
37 Brewer St, Soho, Greater London
Pub · 22 tips and reviews

Ryan T.Ryan Thompson: This pub only serves it's own brand beer. No Peroni, Stella or any alcopops here. A proper old school pub in the heart of Soho. Really busy pre theatre. Pint of "pure brewed lager" is less than 3 quid

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre is one of My London.

22. Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

9.5
21 New Globe Walk (Bankside), South Bank, Greater London
Theater · South Bank, London, Greater London · 218 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: A reconstruction of the famous Elizabethan open-air theatre where Shakespeare worked, true to the spirit of the original, celebrating and educating about Shakespeare’s work.

British Museum is one of My London.

23. British Museum

9.5
Great Russell St (btwn Montague & Bloomsbury St), London, Greater London
History Museum · Bloomsbury · 913 tips and reviews
30 St Mary Axe is one of My London.

24. 30 St Mary Axe

30 St Mary Axe, London, Greater London
Building · Aldgate · 39 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The site of the famous Gherkin was formerly occupied by the Baltic Exchange, a historic building which was damaged by an IRA bomb in 1992.

Stratford Centre is one of My London.

25. Stratford Centre

6.5
54a Broadway, Stratford, Greater London
Shopping Mall · Stratford and New Town · 21 tips and reviews

Mark J.Mark Jansen: Retro shopping mall!

The Whisky Exchange is one of My London.

26. The Whisky Exchange

1 Bank End, London, Greater London
Liquor Store · South Bank · 11 tips and reviews

Jordan H.Jordan Harper: Genuinely the best whiskey/rum specialist in London. I could, and indeed do, spend a fortune in here regularly. And I'm not an alcoholic.

OXO Tower Brasserie is one of My London.

27. OXO Tower Brasserie

8.4
OXO Tower Wharf (Barge House St), London, Greater London
Restaurant · South Bank · 81 tips and reviews

CatchAChooCatchAChoo: Dinner overlooking the Thames from up above? It's got to be done

Burger & Lobster is one of My London.

28. Burger & Lobster

9.3
29 Clarges St (Curzon St), London, Greater London
Seafood Restaurant · Mayfair · 325 tips and reviews

Paul L.Paul Lomax: As you'd expect from the name, they do awesome burgers, whole lobsters and lobster rolls. Really good fries, and cocktails. Ran by the guys who run Goodman steak houses. 4,000 litre lobster tank!

10 Downing Street is one of My London.

29. 10 Downing Street

10 Downing St, London, Greater London
Government Building · Westminster · 61 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: No.10 was given to Sir Robert Walpole, Britain’s first ‘prime minister’, by George II in thanks for his service. Walpole’s official title, First Lord of the Treasury, still remains on the letterbox.

Abbey Road Studios is one of My London.

30. Abbey Road Studios

9.1
3 Abbey Rd. (Garden Rd.), London, Greater London
Recording Studio · Abbey Road · 58 tips and reviews

beatlestweetsbeatlestweets: Made famous, of course, by The Beatles. Don't forget to walk over the crossing and savour the moment.

31. The Sherlock Holmes Museum

8.6
221B Baker St, London, Greater London
Museum · 108 tips and reviews

Richard G.Richard Gregory: Step back in time and pay a visit to Holmes and Watson's former residence for just £6 per adult / £4 per child. Do remember to visit the gift shop old boy, Mrs. Hudson will gladly assist you.

The Tipperary is one of My London.

32. The Tipperary

6.5
66 Fleet St. (at Whitefriars St.), London, Greater London
Pub · Temple · 12 tips and reviews

Keith F.Keith Fitzmaurice: The oldest Irish pub in London Read more.

Tower of London is one of My London.

33. Tower of London

9.4
Tower Hill, London, Greater London
Castle · St. Katharine's and Wapping · 559 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: The best place to visit if you want to learn more about London’s history. And of course it houses the Crown Jewels, the most famous jewellery collection in the world

Sophie's Steakhouse & Bar is one of My London.

34. Sophie's Steakhouse & Bar

29-31 Wellington St, Covent Garden, Greater London
Steakhouse · Charing Cross · 92 tips and reviews

Ian B.Ian Betteridge: Friday night means it's full of loud guys in bad suits. But the food is actually really good, the cocktails great and the staff really nice. So go anyway!

Foyles is one of My London.

35. Foyles

9.5
107 Charing Cross Rd, Soho, Greater London
Bookstore · Soho, London, Greater London · 175 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Pop up to the third floor where you'll find a small gallery space with regularly changing exhibitions.

Waterstones is one of My London.

36. Waterstones

9.4
203/206 Piccadilly, London, Greater London
Bookstore · Piccadilly · 139 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Jeremy Lloyd , who wrote the hit BBC sitcom, based the series on his experience of working in Simpson’s, a menswear store on the site of the modern Waterstone’s.

The Vintage House is one of My London.

37. The Vintage House

8.0
42 Old Compton St, London, Greater London
Liquor Store · Soho · 10 tips and reviews

Sarah C.Sarah Cook: Ask the experts. Lovely down to earth chaps will guide you through whiskey, gin and wine. Also sells cigars.

38. Gay Hussar

7.0
2 Greek St, London, Greater London
Hungarian Restaurant · Soho · 13 tips and reviews

BalázsBalázs: One of my favourite places in London - but then I am biased. As an introduction to Hungarian food, order a Hortobagyi Palacsinta and a Csirke Paprikas with Galuska.

Museum Tavern is one of My London.

39. Museum Tavern

6.6
49 Great Russell St, London, Greater London
Pub · Holborn and Covent Garden · 31 tips and reviews

Sandro T.Sandro Tavares: Try the The Cod Father

The Cartoon Museum is one of My London.

40. The Cartoon Museum

6.0
35 Little Russell St, London, Greater London
Art Museum · Holborn and Covent Garden · 19 tips and reviews

Time Out LondonTime Out London: Chortle your way round this amusing little museum, which displays British cartoons, caricatures, comics and animations. Read more.

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese is one of My London.

41. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese

8.9
145 Fleet St (at Whitefriars St), London, Greater London
Pub · Fleet Street · 156 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Opening shortly after the Great Fire, this ancient pub was regularly visited by Dr Johnson when he was taking a break from writing the first English dictionary, at his home in nearby Gough Square.

George Inn is one of My London.

42. George Inn

8.3
George Inn Yard (77 Borough High St), London, Greater London
Pub · Southwark · 99 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The courtyard here was once surrounded on 3 sides by galleries, 1 of which survives. In medieval London such places became informal theatres, and inspired early theatres like The Globe.

Lounge Lover is one of My London.

43. Lounge Lover

1 Whitby St, Shoreditch, Greater London
Cocktail Bar · Tower Hamlets · 56 tips and reviews

CatchAChooCatchAChoo: I adore the decor in here. It's the perfect setting for a cocktails with girlfriends

St Paul's Cathedral is one of My London.

44. St Paul's Cathedral

9.4
St Paul's Church Yard, London, Greater London
Church · City of London · 257 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The first national lottery was held in 1569, and the result was announced at the west door of (the old) St.Paul’s cathedral. It is unknown if the winner let it change him.

The London Eye is one of My London.

45. The London Eye

9.4
The Queen's Walk (Belvedere Rd), London, Greater London
Scenic Lookout · Waterloo · 907 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: The best place to sip champagne in one of the 32 capsules and watch the sun go down over London.

Barbican Centre is one of My London.

46. Barbican Centre

9.4
Silk St, London, Greater London
Performing Arts Venue · Barbican · 159 tips and reviews
Charles Dickens Museum is one of My London.

47. Charles Dickens Museum

8.7
48 Doughty St, London, Greater London
History Museum · Holborn and Covent Garden · 18 tips and reviews

Time Out LondonTime Out London: It’s easy to walk past the only surviving London house in which Dickens lived. You have to ring the doorbell to gain access to this unassuming townhouse. Read more.

Carnaby Street is one of My London.

48. Carnaby Street

9.3
Carnaby St, London, Greater London
Pedestrian Plaza · 184 tips and reviews

Richard G.Richard Gregory: Once the home of the London Mod scene, Carnaby St. is steeped in London fashion history. Have a stroll down the smaller lanes like Kingly Court & Newburgh Quarter to find smaller, independent stores. Read more.

49. Westfield London

9.0
Ariel Way, London, Greater London
Shopping Mall · Shepherd's Bush · 477 tips and reviews
Piccadilly Circus is one of My London.

50. Piccadilly Circus

9.2
Piccadilly Circus, London, Greater London
Plaza · Piccadilly · 514 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The famous illuminated advertising of Piccadilly Circus began as early as 1893, before most of the city had electric street lighting.

Selfridges & Co is one of My London.

51. Selfridges & Co

9.5
400 Oxford St (btwn Duke & Orchard St), London, Greater London
Department Store · Marylebone · 679 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Oxford Street’s biggest department store was opened by the American businessman Gordon J Selfridge in 1909, whose motto was ‘The customer is always right’.

52. Royal Albert Hall

9.6
Kensington Gore, Queen's Gate, Greater London
Concert Hall · Kensington · 199 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The acoustics here were once so bad, it was said this was the only venue where a composer could be sure of hearing his work twice. It was corrected in 1969 by putting diffusing discs on the ceiling.

Chinatown is one of My London.

53. Chinatown

London, Greater London
Neighborhood · 126 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Soho is home to Europe’s largest Chinatown, which developed in the 1970s. Earlier generations of London’s Chinese population had centred around the docks of Limehouse.

Cafe 1001 is one of My London.

54. Cafe 1001

8.2
91 Brick Ln, Spitalfields, Greater London
Nightclub · Tower Hamlets · 104 tips and reviews

DAZED AND CONFUSEDDAZED AND CONFUSED: a must for anyone making their way through Brick Lane and fancy a relaxing sit-down. Try the cheesecake!

London City Airport (LCY) is one of My London.

55. London City Airport (LCY)

7.4
23 E Ham Manor Way, London, Greater London
Airport · Royal Docks · 449 tips and reviews

Kevin K.Kevin King: The new free wifi is a great bonus!

Camden Stables Market is one of My London.

56. Camden Stables Market

9.1
Chalk Farm Rd, Chalk Farm, Greater London
Market · Primrose Hill · 196 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The market began life in 1974 as a weekly crafts market, and now has about 100,000 visitors each weekend. The Stables Market is where the horses used to be kept for towing canal barges.

Whitechapel Gallery is one of My London.

57. Whitechapel Gallery

8.7
77-82 Whitechapel High St (Commercial Rd), London, Greater London
Art Gallery · Spitalfields and Banglatown · 57 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Remember, go to Aldgate East Tube, not Whitechapel.

Speakers' Corner is one of My London.

58. Speakers' Corner

7.3
NE Corner of Hyde Park, London, Greater London
Plaza · Knightsbridge and Belgravia · 27 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Public speaking on any subject has been officially tolerated here since the 1870s. Marx, Engels and Lenin are amongst those who have come to listen to the radical and often eccentric speeches.

Liberty of London is one of My London.

59. Liberty of London

9.4
Great Marlborough St, London, Greater London
Department Store · Soho · 232 tips and reviews

DAZED AND CONFUSEDDAZED AND CONFUSED: worth visiting if not just for the window displays. Essential shop for those looking for top quality items - from lingerie to lamps. Read more.

Cargo is one of My London.

60. Cargo

6.3
83 Rivington St, London, Greater London
Nightclub · Shoreditch · 64 tips and reviews

hotel.infohotel.info: Great for live music (check online first) & big night out with mates. Recommend: Arrive by 21.30 to avoid queues on Sat. Beer garden good for drinks in sun. Drinks (6/10) Music (7.5/10) Vibe (7.5/10) Read more.

61. Brick Lane Market

9.3
91 Brick Ln, Spitalfields and Banglatown, Greater London
Market · 172 tips and reviews

Tim T.Tim Talbot: Have a wander down Brick Lane on a Sunday and take in the colourful sights and eclectic smells. All sorts of little stalls to nibble away at, alongside vintage fashion and unusual bric a brac

Spitalfields is one of My London.

62. Spitalfields

Spitalfields, Greater London
Neighborhood · 42 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: This area gets its name from the fields of the hospital of St.Mary’s priory, founded in 1197 on the site of a Roman cemetery. It was demolished in the Reformation.

Old Spitalfields Market is one of My London.

63. Old Spitalfields Market

9.3
16 Horner Sq (Brushfield St), London, Greater London
Flea Market · Spitalfields and Banglatown · 232 tips and reviews

Time Out LondonTime Out London: Though not everyone is a fan of the recent redevelopment of Spitalfields (particularly those pushed out by the rising rents), the market has been afforded a new lease of life. Read more.

64. Lomography Gallery Store

8.9
3 Newburgh St, London, Greater London
Camera Store · Soho · 20 tips and reviews

Lizzy N.Lizzy Nakielny: Great display of analogue photos

The Anchor is one of My London.

65. The Anchor

8.0
34 Park St, Greater London, Greater London
Pub · South Bank · 120 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: This 18th century pub stands on the site of an earlier inn used by playwrights and actors of The Globe theatre. From here Samuel Pepys watched the Great Fire of 1666 destroy the city on the far bank.

Seven Stars is one of My London.

66. Seven Stars

8.3
53 Carey St., Holborn, Greater London
Pub · Holborn and Covent Garden · 29 tips and reviews

John H.John Hawkins: Strong case for being the oldest pub in London - may well be predominantly the original building dating back to 1602.

The Gunmakers is one of My London.

67. The Gunmakers

33 Aybrook St. (at Moxon St.), Marylebone, Greater London
Pub · 24 tips and reviews

Tim P.Tim Pritchard: Great pork pie in here, comes from the ginger pig so its ace!

The Salisbury is one of My London.

68. The Salisbury

7.5
90 St Martin's Ln (at St Martin's Ct), Covent Garden, Greater London
Pub · City of Westminster · 47 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Don't be put off if it looks busy. This one goes back a long way. And despite the appearances, it's not a Sam Smith's pub.

The Rake is one of My London.

69. The Rake

8.8
14a Winchester Walk, Greater London, Greater London
Pub · South Bank · 83 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Smokers: great little 'secret passage' down the side of this pub, which doesn't lead anywhere but is a good place for a confidential chat and crafty cig.

The Queens Larder is one of My London.

70. The Queens Larder

6.5
1 Queen's Sq, London, Greater London
Pub · Holborn and Covent Garden · 12 tips and reviews

71. Buckingham Palace

9.0
Buckingham Palace Rd, London, Greater London
Palace · Green Park · 602 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: While the daily changing of the guards is a tourist magnet, this majestic palace is a London icon and home of the Queen. You know that she is in residence when the flag is flying above the palace!

St James's Park is one of My London.

72. St James's Park

9.6
The Mall (Horse Guards Rd), London, Greater London
Park · City of Westminster · 270 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Originally a deer park for Henry VIII, so he could hunt while staying at Whitehall Palace, the park was laid out in a formal style by Charles II, when Pepys came here to watch ice skating.

73. The Pigalle Club

215 Piccadilly, London, Greater London
Lounge · Mayfair · 3 tips and reviews

Angelo M.Angelo Merolla: THE BEST Thursday night live music venue in London! Patrick and his band are phenomenal!! Band start usually at 10pm! Check it out!