Charing Cross Guide

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Charing Cross Neighbours and Area Guide

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Charing Cross is in the borough of City of Westminster, click the links to see other regions.
Charing Cross is really little more than a station and the junction where the Strand and Whitehall meet, however it is one of the busiest and most important stations in London, linking to the commuter belt south of the city. It is also used as the central point of London, from where distances to other areas are calculated. A walk heading north up Charing Cross Road leads to Soho, the Embankment is a stone’s throw away while the Strand has shops, restaurants, cafes and bars. Though primarily a commercial area, there are a few residences dotted around, mostly studio flats or one bedroom apartments available to let at extortionate prices.

Nightlife, Bars & Clubs

Bars & Clubs in Charing Cross
Listings with reviews and more.

Restaurants

Restaurants in Charing Cross
Reviews, recommendations and more.

What's On in the area

Jun
5
Wed
Secret Cinema Presents Casino Royale

Location: Secret location
Jul
19
Fri
The Great Romantics: Season Finale
St James' Church, 197 Piccadilly, St. James's, London
Jul
19
Fri
The Cocoa Butter Club: Summer Soiree
30 The Queen's Walk, Lambeth, London

Jul
15
Mon
Fabulous! The Art of Camp
Coningsby Gallery, 30 Tottenham Street, London

Apr
11
Thu
Edvard Munch - Love and Angst
The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London

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Our local trusted reviews...

[Restaurant]
The National Cafe
7/10
[Restaurant]
Abuelo
8/10

Experiences in the area...


The best places near here...

Avenue
Best for...
  • Twists on mac 'n' cheese

Matsuri St James's
Best for...
  • The most fun you can have whilst eating


Quaglino's
Best for...
  • All night long: our top after-hours bars

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



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Local Shops

Clothes & Fashion [22 businesses listed]


Food & Drink [127 businesses listed]


Health & Beauty [40 businesses listed]


Home & Garden [8 businesses listed]


Shops & Amenities [150 businesses listed]


Taxis & Transport [5 businesses listed]


Shopping Streets

Adam Street [1 shop]
Adelaide Street [11 shops]
Aldwych [10 shops]
Bedford Street [1 shop]
Bedfordbury [4 shops]
Cecil Court [15 shops]
Chandos Place [4 shops]
Charing Cross [1 shop]
Charing Cross Station [2 shops]
Cockspur Street [2 shops]
Denmark Place [1 shop]
Denmark Street [13 shops]
Duncannon Street [1 shop]
Embankment Place [10 shops]
Grape Street [2 shops]
John Adam Street [4 shops]
Kean Street [2 shops]
Keeley Street [1 shop]
New Compton Street [1 shop]
New Row [13 shops]
Northumberland Avenue [5 shops]
Pall Mall [6 shops]
Pall Mall East [1 shop]



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