Trafalgar Square Guide

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Trafalgar Square Neighbours and Area Guide

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Arguably one of the most visited attractions in London, Trafalgar Square is a location in Central London that was developed purely to commemorate the Battle of Trafalgar, in 1805. The spot was originally called King William the Fourth’s Square but this was later renamed Trafalgar Square.

Central to the Square is Nelson’s Column, although there are now several related pieces of sculpture around the Square. The north of the Square is marked by the site of the King’s Mews and the south of the square is marked by the halfway point where the Strand met Whitehall. This point is known as Charing Cross and is widely recognised as the central point in London.

Nightlife, Bars & Clubs

Bars & Clubs in Trafalgar Square
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Restaurants

Restaurants in Trafalgar Square
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What's On in the area

Oct
1
Tue
London Restaurant Festival 2019

Location: various restaurants and venues across London
Oct
17
Thu
Italian Beginner Course level A1 in Holborn
Lingua Diversa Group, Conway Hall 25 Red Lion Square, London
Oct
17
Thu
Gemmology Masterclass With Stephen Webster’s Gem Expert
Second Floor, 130 Mount St, Mayfair, London

Oct
17
Thu
Armistead Maupin
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London

Oct
17
Thu
Let Us Record The Atoms As They Fall
Swedenborg House, 20/21 Bloomsbury Way, London
Sep
19
Thu
Four Giants of British Modernism
Beaux Arts Gallery, 48 Maddox Street, London

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

[Restaurant]
Carluccio's
7/10
[Restaurant]
Piano Works West End
6/10

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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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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