London as a local
Regent's Park is one of London as a local.

1. Regent's Park

9.7
Chester Rd, London, Greater London
Park · 283 tips and reviews

Hiro A H.Hiro A H R: Best park in London for me. Use to play tennis a lot on the public tennis club.

The Savoy Hotel is one of London as a local.

2. The Savoy Hotel

9.2
Strand (at Savoy St), London, Greater London
Hotel · Charing Cross · 93 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The Savoy Hotel, which completed a £220m renovation in October 2010, was the first hotel to have lifts when it opened in 1889. Its first chef, Auguste Escoffier, led to the verb ‘to scoff’, as in eat

Charlotte Street Hotel is one of London as a local.

3. Charlotte Street Hotel

8.8
15-17 Charlotte St, Fitzrovia, Greater London
Hotel · 73 tips and reviews

Lars H.Lars Hemming: Great spot for biz meetings. Go through the lobby and into the library.

Regent's Park Tennis Courts is one of London as a local.

4. Regent's Park Tennis Courts

7.3
Tennis Centre (Inner Circle), London, Greater London
Tennis Court · 5 tips and reviews

Hiro A H.Hiro A H R: I love this charming place. Used to play a lot.

National Gallery is one of London as a local.

5. National Gallery

9.6
Trafalgar Sq, London, Greater London
Art Gallery · Piccadilly · 419 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Look out for the mosaic floors in the main entrance and stairwell. Fascinating. Work by the same artist can be seen at Tate Britain.

Her Majesty's Theatre is one of London as a local.

6. Her Majesty's Theatre

9.1
Haymarket, London, Greater London
Theater · Piccadilly · 105 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Opened as the Queen’s Theatre in 1705 by playwright and architect Sir John Vanbrugh, in 1986 it hosted the world premiere of ‘The Phantom of the Opera’, and it’s been on ever since.

Claridge's is one of London as a local.

7. Claridge's

9.3
49 Brook St, London, Greater London
Hotel · Mayfair · 92 tips and reviews

8. 109 Whitfield St,W1

London, Greater London
Home (private) · Fitzrovia · No tips or reviews
Hyatt Regency London - The Churchill is one of London as a local.

9. Hyatt Regency London - The Churchill

9.0
30 Portman Square, London, Greater London
Hotel · Marylebone · 60 tips and reviews

Hiro A H.Hiro A H R: Pleasant hotel in the middle of westend W1. Try famous italian restraunt Locanda Locatelli on the groundfloor as well.www.locandalocatelli.com

British Museum is one of London as a local.

10. British Museum

9.5
Great Russell St (btwn Montague & Bloomsbury), London, Greater London
History Museum · Bloomsbury · 773 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The British Museum began from the collection of naturalist Sir Hans Sloane which he left to the nation on his death in 1753. Now it houses 7 million objects including more than 100 Egyptian mummies.

Covent Garden Market is one of London as a local.

11. Covent Garden Market

9.3
The Piazza, London, Greater London
Market · City of Westminster · 250 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The square here was laid out by Inigo Jones in 1630, on land once used by the monks of Westminster Abbey as a garden, but confiscated by Henry VIII during the Reformation.

Neal's Yard is one of London as a local.

12. Neal's Yard

9.2
Neal's Yard, Covent Garden, Greater London
Plaza · 61 tips and reviews

Richard G.Richard Gregory: Recommended: I love it here! It reminds me of a mundane muggle version of the secret wizard mall 'Diagon Alley' in the Harry Potter series. Be sure to check out 'Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes'. *chuckles* Read more.

The Crown & Anchor is one of London as a local.

13. The Crown & Anchor

6.1
22 Neal St, London, Greater London
Pub · Holborn and Covent Garden · 16 tips and reviews

Eugenio M.Eugenio Montesano: Very nice boozer just off Covent Garden.. Short on real ales tho

The Fitzrovia (Taylor Walker) is one of London as a local.

14. The Fitzrovia (Taylor Walker)

5.5
18 Goodge St, London, Greater London
Pub · Fitzrovia · 9 tips and reviews

Simon S.Simon Sothcott: Cheap drinks @ George Orwells old watering hole. Tip - Try solving the acronym in the picture on the back wall.

Natural History Museum is one of London as a local.

15. Natural History Museum

9.4
Cromwell Rd (Exhibition Rd), Queen's Gate, Greater London
History Museum · 444 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: One of the world's great museums. To avoid the queues, use the 'secret' entrance on Exhibition Road.

Hyde Park is one of London as a local.

16. Hyde Park

9.7
Serpentine Rd, London, Greater London
Park · City of Westminster · 766 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The glass and iron hall built here for the Great Exhibition of 1851 was nicknamed ‘the crystal palace’ by Punch magazine. In 1854 it was moved piece by piece to south London and rebuilt.

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre is one of London as a local.

17. Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

9.5
21 New Globe Walk (Bankside), London, Greater London
Theater · South Bank, London, Greater London · 188 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The vision of American actor Sam Wanamaker, this replica of Shakespeare’s legendary theatre opened near the site of the original in 1997. It has the first thatched roof in London since the Great Fire.

Somerset House is one of London as a local.

18. Somerset House

9.5
Strand, London, Greater London
Monument / Landmark · City of Westminster · 138 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: Even if you are not visiting one of the many exhibitions and events organised here throughout the year, come to sit in its beautiful and quiet neoclassical courtyard away from London’s busy streets.

Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) is one of London as a local.

19. Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A)

9.5
Cromwell Rd, London, Greater London
Art Museum · Brompton · 532 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The V&A is the world’s largest museum of decorative art and design and holds 4.5 million objects. Henry Cole, the museum’s first director, printed the world’s first Christmas card in 1843.

Big Ben (Elizabeth Tower) is one of London as a local.

20. Big Ben (Elizabeth Tower)

9.6
Parliament Sq (Bridge St), London, Greater London
Monument / Landmark · Westminster · 505 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Big Ben refers to the 13 ton bell in the clock tower of Westminster Palace. Opinion is divided as to whether it was named after the then Commissioner of Works, or a famous prize-fighter of the time.

Selfridges & Co is one of London as a local.

21. Selfridges & Co

9.4
400 Oxford St, London, Greater London
Department Store · Marylebone · 603 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’.

The London Eye is one of London as a local.

22. The London Eye

9.4
Westminster Bridge Rd (Belvedere Rd), London, Greater London
Monument / Landmark · Waterloo · 821 tips and reviews

ToryBurchToryBurch: Nothing beats the view of the city from this giant Ferris wheel. On a clear day, get a glimpse of Windsor Castle

Tower Bridge is one of London as a local.

23. Tower Bridge

Tower Bridge Rd, London, Greater London
Bridge · St. Katharine's and Wapping · 335 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: To mark the 50th birthday of the Royal Air Force in 1968, Flight Lt. Allan Pollock flew his Hawker jet under the walkway of Tower Bridge. This unauthorised stunt won him a court martial.

St Paul's Cathedral is one of London as a local.

24. St Paul's Cathedral

9.3
St Paul's Church Yard, London, Greater London
Church · City of London · 245 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.

Soho Square is one of London as a local.

25. Soho Square

9.1
Soho Sq, Soho, Greater London
Park · 95 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: ‘Soho’ is thought to come from the hunting and battle cry of the Duke of Monmouth, a local landlord. He used it at the Battle of Sedgemoor where he was defeated in 1685, and later executed.

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew is one of London as a local.

26. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

9.6
Kew Rd, Kew, Greater London
Botanical Garden · Kew · 128 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: Although firstly a scientific organisation, this British institution houses numerous collection of plants and botanical information and as such is a living encyclopaedia on the plant kingdom.

Hampton Court Palace is one of London as a local.

27. Hampton Court Palace

9.4
Hampton Court Rd, Hampton, Greater London
Palace · Hampton · 93 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: This grand Tudor palace was built by Henry VIII’s Lord Chancellor Cardinal Wolsey, but passed to the king in 1529. His 4th queen Catherine Howard is said to haunt the gallery outside the chapel.

Trafalgar Square is one of London as a local.

28. Trafalgar Square

9.4
Trafalgar Sq, London, Greater London
Plaza · Piccadilly · 472 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Every year a Norway Spruce is erected here and decorated as part of the Christmas festivities. The tree is a gift of thanks from the Norwegians for Britain's support during the Second World War

Buckingham Palace is one of London as a local.

29. Buckingham Palace

9.0
Buckingham Palace Rd, London, Greater London
Palace · Green Park · 758 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Built in 1703 for the Duke of Buckingham, George III acquired it in 1762 as a private house. It became an official royal residence in the reign of Queen Victoria, when it was greatly enlarged.

Tate Modern is one of London as a local.

30. Tate Modern

9.4
53 Bankside, London, Greater London
Art Gallery · South Bank · 611 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.

Prince of Wales Theatre is one of London as a local.

31. Prince of Wales Theatre

9.1
31 Coventry St, London, Greater London
Theater · Piccadilly · 127 tips and reviews

gavin n.gavin nugent: Home of Mamma Mia! Read more.

BT Tower is one of London as a local.

32. BT Tower

8.5
45 Maple St, Fitzrovia, Greater London
Monument / Landmark · 12 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Until 1993 the location of Telecom Tower was an official secret, having or taking any photos of the tower was a breach of the Official Secrets Act, it was even omitted from all maps.

The Sussex (Taylor Walker) is one of London as a local.

33. The Sussex (Taylor Walker)

6.4
20 Upper St Martin's Ln (Long Acre), Covent Garden, Greater London
Gastropub · City of Westminster · 43 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.

Liberty of London is one of London as a local.

34. Liberty of London

9.4
Great Marlborough St, London, Greater London
Department Store · Soho · 197 tips and reviews

ToryBurchToryBurch: There’s nothing more quintessentially British than a classic Liberty of London print. Scoop up the iconic shirts and accessories for friends back home.

Lamb & Flag is one of London as a local.

35. Lamb & Flag

8.5
33 Rose St (Garrick St), London, Greater London
Pub · Covent Garden, Greater London · 74 tips and reviews

Chris C.Chris Coulson: One of the oldest pubs in London. Our local. It does a great Guinness

Tower of London is one of London as a local.

36. Tower of London

9.4
Tower Hill, London, Greater London
Castle · St. Katharine's and Wapping · 504 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: From 1235 until 1835, the monarch’s personal zoo was kept at the Tower, and it included many exotic animals given as presents by other monarchs, including polar bears, leopards and elephants.

Hampstead Heath is one of London as a local.

37. Hampstead Heath

9.7
E Heath Rd, London, Greater London
Park · Hampstead Town · 121 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Hampstead Heath was a favourite outing for Karl Marx and his family, and held a popular fair in the 19th century. Like the Guy Fawkes night bonfires held here, it oftern turned drunken and violent.

The Drift is one of London as a local.

38. The Drift

7.3
110 Bishopsgate (at Camomile St), London, Greater London
Cocktail Bar · Bishopsgate · 43 tips and reviews

Julio M.Julio Montoya: Greaat place

Al Forno is one of London as a local.

39. Al Forno

8.5
2a Kings Rd (at The Broadway), Wimbledon, Greater London
Italian Restaurant · Merton · 33 tips and reviews

Martin V.Martin Vidler: Best Italian in Wimbledon. Great atmosphere.

Windsor Castle is one of London as a local.

40. Windsor Castle

9.4
Castle Hill, Windsor, Berkshire
Castle · 169 tips and reviews

Visit W.Visit Windsor: If you get your Windsor Castle ticket stamped before you leave it is valid for a whole year

Tate Britain is one of London as a local.

41. Tate Britain

9.4
Millbank, London, Greater London
Art Gallery · Millbank · 175 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Tate Britain is built on the site of the 19th century Millbank Prison. Between 1816 and 1868, this is where thousands of convicts began their journey to the penal colonies of Australia.

Westminster Bridge is one of London as a local.

42. Westminster Bridge

Westminster Bridge Rd. (Victoria Embankment), London, Greater London
Bridge · Waterloo · 87 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The lion sculpture was once painted red and stood over the Red Lion Brewery on the South Bank in the 18th century. When the area was redeveloped in the 1950s the lion was saved and moved here.

The Mall is one of London as a local.

43. The Mall

The Mall, City of Westminster, Greater London
Road · City of Westminster · 10 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The Mall took on its current form as a royal processional route around 1912. The palace approach was widened, and Admiralty Arch was built at one end and the Victoria Memorial at the other

British Library is one of London as a local.

44. British Library

9.4
96 Euston Rd, St Pancras, Greater London
Library · 161 tips and reviews

Love CamdenLove Camden: There are two excellent cafes in the British Library: a small one outside at the front, and another at the back as you walk up the main stairs. Both make an excellent destination to meet for lunch.

Royal Festival Hall is one of London as a local.

45. Royal Festival Hall

9.1
Southbank Centre (Belvedere Rd), London, Greater London
Concert Hall · London · 130 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: London’s only post-war Grade I listed building was opened in 1951 for the Festival of Britain. The hall officially reopened after its renovation in 2007 with a performance by rock legends Motorhead.

Ministry of Sound is one of London as a local.

46. Ministry of Sound

8.7
103 Gaunt St, Greater London, Greater London
Nightclub · Southwark · 125 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: London’s most famous modern nightclub was opened in 1991 by Old Etonian the Hon. James Palumbo. It’s modelled on the famous Paradise Garage club in New York, where ‘garage’ music was born.

Nobu is one of London as a local.

47. Nobu

9.2
19 Old Park Ln, London, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · Mayfair · 101 tips and reviews

Mick Y.Mick Yates: Great food, cool ambiance .. just rather mixed / pretentious in service

Wagamama is one of London as a local.

48. Wagamama

8.4
101A Wigmore St (at Duke St), Marylebone, Greater London
Asian Restaurant · Marylebone, London, Greater London · 57 tips and reviews

Paul A.Paul Adams: Great service and really good vegetarian options.

Tokyo Diner is one of London as a local.

49. Tokyo Diner

8.8
2 Newport Pl, Chinatown, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · 108 tips and reviews

meimaimaggiomeimaimaggio: Reliable, unpretentious food at good prices. The chicken katsu curry is always a winner.

Bar Italia is one of London as a local.

50. Bar Italia

8.7
22 Frith St (at Old Compton St), Soho, Greater London
Coffee Shop · Soho, London, Greater London · 107 tips and reviews

Hiro A H.Hiro A H R: Best capuchino in London!

Locanda Locatelli is one of London as a local.

51. Locanda Locatelli

8 Seymour St., London, Greater London
Italian Restaurant · Marylebone · 26 tips and reviews

Financial TimesFinancial Times: Spotted: Madonna is a regular here and this is a favoured spot of Tony Blair. For Tony Blair’s FT interview here... Read more.

Kensington High Street is one of London as a local.

52. Kensington High Street

High St, London, Greater London
Road · Abingdon · 19 tips and reviews

Rachel Louise M.Rachel Louise Mulhall: Great for shopping, eating and drinking. Check out the Wholefoods Market especially ;-)

The Southampton Arms is one of London as a local.

53. The Southampton Arms

9.4
139 Highgate Rd (Wesleyan Pl), Highgate, Greater London
Pub · 89 tips and reviews

Sarah H.Sarah Heenan: You know you're on to a winner from the ALE CIDER MEAT sign. They sell Seabrook's Crisps and there's a panther in the beer garden.

Jazz Cafe is one of London as a local.

54. Jazz Cafe

8.5
5 Parkway, Camden Town, Greater London
Jazz Club · Camden Town · 35 tips and reviews

Love CamdenLove Camden: More than a home for some of London's best live music - also a great venue for a bite to eat during the day

Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club is one of London as a local.

55. Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club

9.4
47 Frith St, London, Greater London
Jazz Club · Soho · 103 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club opened on nearby Gerrard St in 1959, moved here in 1965 and is now the most famous jazz club in Britain. Jimi Hendrix’s played his last public performance here in 1970.

The Agra is one of London as a local.

56. The Agra

6.6
135-137 Whitfield Street, London, Greater London
Indian Restaurant · Fitzrovia · 6 tips and reviews

Hiro A H.Hiro A H R: Used to my local Indian restaurant. Authentic Indian cuisine at a reasonable west end price. Their Prawn Curry is my favorite.

Charlotte Street is one of London as a local.

57. Charlotte Street

Charlotte St, London, Greater London
Road · West End · 2 tips and reviews

Hiro A H.Hiro A H R: You can find wide range of restaurant, cafe, bars and pubs for locals around this charming street.

Little Venice is one of London as a local.

58. Little Venice

London, Greater London
Harbor / Marina · 53 tips and reviews

Michel K.Michel Kao: ...after your coffee or tea, take a stroll along Regent's canal until Camden Lock, with a small detour to Primrose Hill. An hour or so walking!

New Bond Street is one of London as a local.

59. New Bond Street

New Bond St, London, Greater London
Road · Mayfair · 29 tips and reviews

Thiago B.Thiago Bastos: Really nice shops. It isn't for everyone, but still nice to look around and dream a little!

South Bank is one of London as a local.

60. South Bank

London, Greater London
Neighborhood · 47 tips and reviews

BritannicaBritannica: For centuries the riverside district was dominated by industrial plants, but bombings in World War II ruined the area. The Festival of Britain transformed South Bank a cultural hub in 1951

John Lewis is one of London as a local.

61. John Lewis

8.7
300 Oxford St, London, Greater London
Department Store · West End · 106 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Check out the Barbara Hepworth sculpture on the eastern outer wall.

Camden Town is one of London as a local.

62. Camden Town

London, Greater London
Neighborhood · 125 tips and reviews

Fionners G.Fionners G: Markets, bars, cafes and shopping!

Camden Lock Market is one of London as a local.

63. Camden Lock Market

9.3
54-56 Camden Lock Pl, London, Greater London
Market · Primrose Hill · 323 tips and reviews

Emma H.Emma Harrison: Lovely place to hang out with friends and meet cool Camden types

Wembley Stadium is one of London as a local.

64. Wembley Stadium

9.1
South Way, Wembley, Greater London
Stadium · Tokyngton · 257 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The new stadium is the second biggest in Europe behind Barcelona’s Camp Nou, but has the most toilets of any stadium in the world! (2618) The first concert held here was George Michael in 2007.

65. Joe Allen

8.3
13 Exeter St, London, Greater London
American Restaurant · Charing Cross · 57 tips and reviews

Peter S.Peter Sigrist: Ask for the burger. It is off menu, but always available, and it's the best in London!

Primrose Hill is one of London as a local.

66. Primrose Hill

9.7
Primrose Hill Rd, London, Greater London
Park · Primrose Hill · 186 tips and reviews

LCLC: For the best view of London walk to the top of Primrose Hill... sunrise, sunset - lovely!

Clapham Common is one of London as a local.

67. Clapham Common

9.2
Windmill Drive, London, Greater London
Park · Northcote · 46 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: In 1768 Benjamin Franklin, American statesman and Founding Father, conducted experiments in Mount Pond including pouring oil onto the water to examine how liquids behave. Anglers were not amused.

Battersea Park is one of London as a local.

68. Battersea Park

9.5
Albert Bridge Rd, Battersea, Greater London
Park · 73 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Behind the Pump House is a statue of a brown dog. In 1985 it replaced the original, removed in 1910 when it became a focus of riots between medical students and animal rights campaigners.

Royal Observatory is one of London as a local.

69. Royal Observatory

8.7
Blackheath Ave, London, Greater London
Observatory · Greenwich West · 87 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The home of Greenwich Mean Time, and therefore where each day and year commences. The Observatory’s original function was to improve sea navigation through knowledge of astronomy.

Brick Lane Market is one of London as a local.

70. Brick Lane Market

9.3
91 Brick Ln, Spitalfields and Banglatown, Greater London
Market · 143 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

St Martin's Theatre is one of London as a local.

71. St Martin's Theatre

8.3
West St., London, Greater London
Theater · Holborn and Covent Garden · 25 tips and reviews

Whatsonstage.comWhatsonstage.com: The longest-running show in British Theatre History, Agatha Christie's play has featured Richard Attenborough and his wife Sheila Sim amongst its 382 cast members to date. Read more.

Royal Albert Hall is one of London as a local.

72. Royal Albert Hall

9.6
Kensington Gore, Queen's Gate, Greater London
Concert Hall · 172 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.

O2 Academy is one of London as a local.

73. O2 Academy

8.8
211 Stockwell Rd (at Astoria Walk), Brixton, Greater London
Music Venue · 127 tips and reviews

Shelley K.Shelley Keable: Best venue for a gig by far. Nice and intimate!

Grand Union is one of London as a local.

74. Grand Union

7.7
123 Acre Ln, Brixton, Greater London
Pub · 43 tips and reviews

David D.David Darkins: Awesome venue, don't be fooled by it's location. The outdoors is good fun and the place normally brings in an interesting set of people.

Sanderson Hotel is one of London as a local.

75. Sanderson Hotel

8.9
50 Berners St, London, Greater London
Hotel · West End · 73 tips and reviews

NOWNESSNOWNESS: London: Our beloved Philippe Starck designed the interiors of this posh hotel. Read more.

Cafe Boheme is one of London as a local.

76. Cafe Boheme

7.5
13 Old Compton St, London, Greater London
French Restaurant · Soho · 88 tips and reviews

Barry H.Barry Heard: seat yourself outside, order at the bar, and take in the fun people watching!

Lantana Cafe is one of London as a local.

77. Lantana Cafe

9.1
13 Charlotte Pl (at Goodge St), Fitzrovia, Greater London
Coffee Shop · Fitzrovia · 177 tips and reviews

Martina S.Martina Schell: Great baristas who remember how you like your coffee.

Madame Tussauds is one of London as a local.

78. Madame Tussauds

9.0
Marylebone Rd, Marylebone, Greater London
Museum · 398 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: Marie Tussaud, born in Strasbourg in 1761, made her first wax figure of the great French philosopher Voltaire in 1777. She opened a museum in London in 1835.

Portobello Road Market is one of London as a local.

79. Portobello Road Market

9.2
Portobello Rd, London, Greater London
Flea Market · Kensington and Chelsea · 267 tips and reviews

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: In this colourful antique and flee market with over 2000 stalls on Saturdays, there are so many wonderful bargain finds to be made!

The Anchor is one of London as a local.

80. The Anchor

7.7
34 Park St, Greater London, Greater London
Pub · South Bank · 105 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.

Abbey Road Studios is one of London as a local.

81. Abbey Road Studios

9.0
3 Abbey Rd. (Garden Rd.), London, Greater London
Recording Studio · Abbey Road · 55 tips and reviews

Music Heritage UKMusic Heritage UK: Probably London's most famous music heritage site. Made famous by the Beatles but plenty of other historic acts have recorded here too. Read more.

The Ritz is one of London as a local.

82. The Ritz

9.1
150 Piccadilly, London, Greater London
Hotel · 96 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The hotel opened in 1904, named after the Swiss hotelier César Ritz who also opened Ritz hotels in Paris (1898) and Madrid (1910). He was known as ‘king of hoteliers, hotelier to kings’.

Harrods is one of London as a local.

83. Harrods

9.3
87-135 Brompton Rd, London, Greater London
Department Store · Brompton · 873 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Check out the Diana and Dodi shrine on the basement level of the Egyptian stair case.

Punch & Judy is one of London as a local.

84. Punch & Judy

7.1
40 The Market, London, Greater London
Pub · covent g · 47 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: In his diary for 1662 Samuel Pepys makes the first written record of a Punch and Judy show in Britain, by an Italian puppet showman. It was performed under the east portico of St.Paul’s Church

The All England Lawn Tennis Club is one of London as a local.

85. The All England Lawn Tennis Club

9.4
Church Rd (at Somerset Rd), Wimbledon, Greater London
Tennis Stadium · Merton · 48 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: The oldest tennis tournament in the world was first played here in 1877. It was won by an Old Harrovian racquets player named Spencer Gore in front of a crowd of 200, paying a shilling entrance each.

Chinatown is one of London as a local.

86. Chinatown

London, Greater London
Neighborhood · 117 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.

The World's End is one of London as a local.

87. The World's End

8.0
174 Camden High St, Camden Town, Greater London
Pub · Camden Town · 83 tips and reviews

Thrash HitsThrash Hits: It's not just a meeting place before descending into the Underworld, it's also a great pub. It's also massive so it's not the best meeting place. Read more.

Bank of England Museum is one of London as a local.

88. Bank of England Museum

7.3
Threadneedle St (Bartholomew Ln), London, Greater London
Museum · Walbrook · 20 tips and reviews

AlenaAlena: Did u know the author of The Windows in the Willows was a Secretary of The Bank of England?

ZSL London Zoo is one of London as a local.

89. ZSL London Zoo

8.9
Regent's Park Outer Circle, London, Greater London
Zoo · 151 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: London Zoo was opened for Fellows of the Zoological Society of London in 1828, only opening to the public in 1847 to aid funding. It currently houses 755 species of animal.

London Transport Museum is one of London as a local.

90. London Transport Museum

9.0
Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, Greater London
History Museum · City of Westminster · 111 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: This museum houses more than 80 vehicles including the first tubes, horse-drawn trams and the earliest motorised buses, plus iconic posters from the last 100 years.

91. Barbican Centre

9.4
Silk St, London, Greater London
Performing Arts Venue · Barbican · 142 tips and reviews

London2012London2012: Opened in 1982, Tthe Barbican Centre is the largest performing arts centre in Europe. Take part in the free Barbican Extraordinary Voices weekender 22-23 July 2011. Read more.

Gordon Ramsay at Claridge's is one of London as a local.

92. Gordon Ramsay at Claridge's

Brook St., London, Greater London
Restaurant · Mayfair · 35 tips and reviews

BravoBravo: Fun, delicious, glamorous and one of the most fashionable haunts in town. An excellent dining experience from the master chef himself. -Catherine Ommanney, Real Housewives of DC

Kensington Gardens is one of London as a local.

93. Kensington Gardens

9.6
Exhibition Rd, London, Greater London
Park · Knightsbridge and Belgravia · 147 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: ‘Billionaires Boulevard’ tells you all you need to know about local property prices. Indian steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal, the richest man in Europe, bought Nos.18-19 for £70 million in 2005.

The Euston Tap is one of London as a local.

94. The Euston Tap

8.9
190 Euston Rd, London, Greater London
Pub · Euston · 172 tips and reviews

LondonistLondonist: Go now. Oh god, go now. This place is incredible, but is far too small once the commuting crowds know about it.

Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese is one of London as a local.

95. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese

8.9
145 Fleet St (at Whitefriars St), London, Greater London
Pub · Fleet Street · 135 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.

Benihana is one of London as a local.

96. Benihana

7.9
37 Sackville St., London, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · Mayfair · 42 tips and reviews

HatemHatem: Make sure to ask the 'special menu' as it's a fraction of the cost of the normal menu. Available Sunday to Friday.

Wagamama is one of London as a local.

97. Wagamama

7.8
16-18 High St, Kingston, Greater London
Asian Restaurant · Kingston upon Thames · 21 tips and reviews

SunilSunil: You can get free green tea when ordering a meal

Portobello Road Market is one of London as a local.

98. Portobello Road Market

9.2
Portobello Rd, London, Greater London
Flea Market · Kensington and Chelsea · 267 tips and reviews

ToryBurchToryBurch: Spend the morning poring over the vintage jewelry and unique antiques, and explore Notting Hill afterward.

National Portrait Gallery is one of London as a local.

99. National Portrait Gallery

9.3
St. Martin's Pl, London, Greater London
Art Gallery · Piccadilly · 172 tips and reviews

ToryBurchToryBurch: This must-see museum houses over 160,000 portraits of famous Brits (think Mick Jagger, Queen Victoria) dating back to the 16th century. It also is home to a trove of Cecil Beaton images.

Terrace Bar and Food is one of London as a local.

100. Terrace Bar and Food

7.6
National Theatre (South Bank), London, Greater London
Restaurant · London · 7 tips and reviews

Filip H.Filip Hnízdo: Gorgeous and often quiet place to sit and drink with friends after dark if it's warm.

Portrait Restaurant is one of London as a local.

101. Portrait Restaurant

8.1
St. Martin's Pl (Trafalgar Sq), London, Greater London
Café · Piccadilly · 19 tips and reviews

snarklesnarkle: Brilliant views over the rooftops of London towards Big Ben & the Houses of Parliament.

Wembley Stadium is one of London as a local.

102. Wembley Stadium

9.1
South Way, Wembley, Greater London
Stadium · Tokyngton · 257 tips and reviews
Bloomsbury Square is one of London as a local.

103. Bloomsbury Square

8.4
Bloomsbury Sq, Bloomsbury, Greater London
Park · 16 tips and reviews

Lee M.Lee McIntosh: Perfect in the summer to just sit, chill out, read a book or whatever for a whole morning or afternoon in the sun :)

About Thyme Bar & Bistro is one of London as a local.

104. About Thyme Bar & Bistro

8.6
82 Wilton Road, London, Greater London
Mediterranean Restaurant · City of Westminster · 9 tips and reviews
Nobu is one of London as a local.

105. Nobu

9.2
15 Berkeley St, Mayfair, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · Mayfair · 161 tips and reviews

BravoBravo: Love Nobu. -Michaele Salahi, Real Housewives of DC

Roka is one of London as a local.

106. Roka

9.1
37 Charlotte St (Percy St), London, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · Fitzrovia · 216 tips and reviews

Tim J.Tim Jones: Amazing, go for the tasting menu and make sure you're hungry.

Matsuri St James is one of London as a local.

107. Matsuri St James

8.0
15 Bury St, London, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · Piccadilly · 30 tips and reviews

108. Kiraku

7.6
8 Station Parade (Uxbridge Rd.), London, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · South Acton · 20 tips and reviews

Phil L.Phil Leung: Marinated tuna set with half udon. Excellent lunch!

Dim T is one of London as a local.

109. Dim T

6.9
3 Heath St (at Perrin's Ln), London, Greater London
Dim Sum Restaurant · Hampstead Town · 8 tips and reviews
Flat White is one of London as a local.

110. Flat White

8.7
17 Berwick St (near Broadwick St), London, Greater London
Coffee Shop · Soho · 195 tips and reviews

Financial TimesFinancial Times: Flat White opened in Soho in 2005 and was the first of a new wave of coffee shops in London to champion the Antipodean way of starting the day... Read more.

Lantana Cafe is one of London as a local.

111. Lantana Cafe

9.1
13 Charlotte Pl (at Goodge St), Fitzrovia, Greater London
Coffee Shop · Fitzrovia · 177 tips and reviews

University of WestminsterUniversity of Westminster: Highly recommended coffee shop just off of Goodge Street.

Scandinavian Kitchen is one of London as a local.

112. Scandinavian Kitchen

8.8
61 Great Titchfield St, London, Greater London
Scandinavian Restaurant · West End · 80 tips and reviews

University of WestminsterUniversity of Westminster: Meet UK and International students here - not just Scandanavians!

Marine Ices is one of London as a local.

113. Marine Ices

8 Haverstock Hill (at Adelaide Rd.), London, Greater London
Ice Cream Shop · Chalk Farm · 27 tips and reviews
polka gelato is one of London as a local.

114. polka gelato

45 Warren St (at Fitzroy St), London, Greater London
Ice Cream Shop · Fitzrovia · 8 tips and reviews
Kensington Roof Gardens is one of London as a local.

115. Kensington Roof Gardens

8.8
99 Kensington High St (Derry St), London, Greater London
Roof Deck · Queen's Gate · 76 tips and reviews

HISTORY UKHISTORY UK: At 1.5 acres Kensington Roof gardens is the largest roof garden in the whole of Europe. The gardens have been owned by Richard Branson's Virgin group since 1981.

Ladurée is one of London as a local.

116. Ladurée

9.2
Harrods, 135 Brompton Rd, Knightsbridge, Greater London
Dessert Shop · Brompton · 150 tips and reviews

Harrods of LondonHarrods of London: A sumptuous destination for afternoon tea and macaroons.

Asakusa is one of London as a local.

117. Asakusa

9.0
265 Eversholt St, London, Greater London
Japanese Restaurant · 66 tips and reviews

Laurent F.Laurent Fintoni: Best, and most honest, Japanese spot in town. It really is like being in an izakaya in Tokyo.