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
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What's On in the area

Nov
15
Wed
Skate at Somerset House

Location: Somerset House, The Strand, London
Nov
17
Fri
Doodlebug! Walking Tour
Bright Orange Holborn Station Kiosk
Nov
17
Fri
Wasteland
Regent Street Cinema, 309 Regent Street, London

Sep
16
Sat
What's Yours Is Mine
Bartha Contemporary, 25 Margaret Street, London
Nov
2
Thu
World Press Photo
Southbank Centre, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, London

Nov
7
Tue
VIA Arts Prize Exhibition at Embassy of Brasil
Embassy of Brasil, 14 -16 Cockspur Street, London

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Our local trusted reviews...

[Restaurant]
PF Chang's Asian Table
8/10
[Nightlife]
Blind Spot
6/10
[Restaurant]
Temakinho
8/10
[Shopping & Retail]
Cutter & Squidge
7/10

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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Home & Garden [8 businesses listed]


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Taxis & Transport [5 businesses listed]


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