Soho Guide

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Soho is in the borough of City of Westminster, click the links to see other regions.
Arguably one of the most famous districts of London, Soho is a small area of approximately 1 square mile in the City of Westminster. Historically, Soho was originally part of Middlesex, but in 1889, it was incorporated into London as the city expanded. The small area includes some of the greatest landmarks in London such as Leicester Square, Piccadilly Circus and Carnaby Street.

A bohemian hangout, centre of sleaze, gay haunt and more recently foodie heaven, there is never a dull moment here. The best way to get a feel for the many faces of Soho is to meander your way around its narrow streets, allowing you to peruse independent record shops (yes, a few still exist!), wander into sex shops and strip clubs, people-watch at one of the cafes on Old Compton Street and dance the night away to cheesy pop at G.A.Y. Soho is also home to numerous TV, advertising and film companies, therefore expect media darlings galore in pubs after 5pm.

Nightlife, Bars & Clubs

Bars & Clubs in Soho
Listings with reviews and more.

Restaurants

Restaurants in Soho
Reviews, recommendations and more.

What's On in the area

May
20
Fri
Alchemy

Location: Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London
Feb
1
Mon
Ann Kopka: Moving On Up Down Escalators
Cavendish Conference Centre, 22 Duchess Mews, London
Apr
6
Wed
Les Règles du Jeu
The Mayor Gallery, 21 Cork Street

Feb
22
Mon
Uyghur - People on the Edge of China
Arthur Probsthain Bookshop, 41 Great Russell Street, London
May
27
Fri
The Dreaming Spires
The Social, 5 Little Portland Street, London

May
27
Fri
Rah Rah Revue
Rah Rah Room, 215 / 217 Piccadilly, St James, London
May
27
Fri
Friday's at 100 Wardour St - Commercial House with Bassically
100 Wardour St, 100 Wardour Street, London

The following events are coming up soon and are all listed at locations within 1 mile from central Soho.
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Our local trusted reviews...

[Nightlife]
The Lyric
8/10
[Shopping & Retail]
Melt Room
7/10
[Restaurant]
Chotto Matte
8/10
[Restaurant]
Gyoza Bar
7/10

Experiences in the area...


The best places near here...

Cafe Pacifico
Best for...
  • The best Mexican food in the capital
  • Bars which serve London's biggest drinks

Food For Thought
Best for...
  • Great restaurants for Vegetarians
  • Top restaurants where you can bring your own booze


The Ivy
Best for...
  • Restaurants where you're likely to spot celebrities

Joe Allen
Best for...
  • Restaurants that serve a great brunch



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Local Shops

Clothes & Fashion [188 businesses listed]


Food & Drink [192 businesses listed]


Health & Beauty [117 businesses listed]


Home & Garden [16 businesses listed]


Shops & Amenities [179 businesses listed]


Taxis & Transport [5 businesses listed]


Shopping Streets

Air Street [2 shops]
Archer Street [2 shops]
Argyll Street [14 shops]
Bateman Street [6 shops]
Beak Street [22 shops]
Berwick Street [72 shops]
Brewer Street [49 shops]
Broadwick Street [24 shops]
Carlisle Street [4 shops]
Carnaby Street [43 shops]
Charing Cross Road [1 shop]
D'Arblay Street [16 shops]
Dean Street [20 shops]
Denman Place [1 shop]
Denman Street [1 shop]
Dufours Place [1 shop]
Farriers Passage [1 shop]
Fouberts Place [15 shops]
Frith Street [14 shops]
Ganton Street [7 shops]
Glasshouse Street [2 shops]
Golden Square [7 shops]
Great Chapel Street [6 shops]
Great Marlborough Street [21 shops]
Great Pulteney Street [1 shop]
Great Windmill Street [2 shops]
Greek Street [15 shops]
Green's Court [1 shop]
Greens Court [3 shops]
Ingestre Place [5 shops]
Kingly Court [20 shops]
Kingly Street [22 shops]
Lexington Street [11 shops]
Little Portland Street [1 shop]
Lower James Street [2 shops]
Lower John Street [3 shops]
Lowndes Court [2 shops]
Manette Street [2 shops]
Marlborough Court [1 shop]
Marshall Street [12 shops]
Meard Street [2 shops]
Monmouth Street [1 shop]
Moor Street [1 shop]
New Compton Street [1 shop]
Newburgh Street [21 shops]
Noel Street [9 shops]
Old Compton Street [21 shops]
Oxford Circus [1 shop]
Oxford Street [1 shop]
Percy Street [1 shop]
Peter Street [9 shops]
Poland Street [18 shops]
Quadrant Arcade [1 shop]
Ramillies Street [5 shops]
Regent Place [1 shop]
Regent Street [41 shops]
Rupert Court [2 shops]
Rupert Street [4 shops]
Shaftesbury Avenue [17 shops]
Sherwood Street [4 shops]
Silver Place [8 shops]
Soho Square [5 shops]
Soho Street [1 shop]
St Annes Street [1 shop]
St. Annes Court [11 shops]
Upper James Street [4 shops]
Walkers Court [6 shops]
Wardour Street [44 shops]
Warwick Street [2 shops]



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