Trafalgar Square Guide

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Trafalgar Square Neighbours and Area Guide

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Trafalgar Square is in the borough of City of Westminster, click the links to see other regions.
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

Sep
6
Thu
I object: Ian Hislop's search for dissent

Location: The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London
Nov
29
Thu
Silent Instrument Performances At Yamaha This Christmas
Yamaha Music London, 152-160 Wardour Street, London

Dec
5
Wed
The London Group Annual
The Cello Factory, 33-34 Cornwall Road, London
Sep
10
Mon
Healing Garden
RHS Lindley Library, 80 Vincent Square, London

Oct
12
Fri
The Curious Case Of Çatalhöyük
Brunei Gallery, SOAS, University of London, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London
Oct
13
Sat
Master - An Ainu Story Photography Exhibition
The Brunei Gallery SOAS, University of London, Thornhaugh St, Russell Square, London

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Our local trusted reviews...

[Restaurant]
Cafe Murano
8/10
[Restaurant]
Quaglino's
7/10
[Restaurant]
Jackson & Rye
7/10
[Restaurant]
PF Chang's Asian Table
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 [126 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 [3 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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