Want a great place to live in London? Just follow your nose


When you’re looking for property to rent or are buying a house in London, food may not be the first thing on your mind. But the aromas wafting out from these local foodie hotspots could lead you to the perfect location.

Battersea and Clapham

Gastronhome- Bring a little bit of ‘je ne sais quoi’ to your evening out. At Gastronhome you can enjoy traditional French cuisine with a modern touch, while admiring the work of resident artists. Website: http://gastronhome.co.uk


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Pear Tree Cafe– Walk the dog in Battersea Park, then drop in to enjoy a seasonally changing menu against a backdrop of beautiful views over the boating lake. Website: https://www.peartreecafe.co.uk




Elephant and Castle

Mercato Metropolitano– Everyone here shares a passion for bringing people together over great food and community events. You can also try workshops, watch a film or work off your lunch in the gym. Website: http://www.mercatometropolitano.co.uk


Cupcakes and shhht– If, like us, you love cosy, hidden-away and adorably decorated coffee shops, this one’s for you. Tuck into the savoury menu or enjoy a range of gluten free, vegan, raw, baked and refined sugar free sweet treats.
Website: https://www.cupcakesandshhht.com




Tower Bridge

Rabot 1745– Experience the charm of a Saint Lucian plantation house, transported to the heart of London. Rabot 1745 has a menu that draws on the best culinary traditions of the Caribbean, West Indies, and Britain.
Website: http://www.hotelchocolat.com/uk/restaurants/rabot-1745.html


Hay’s Galleria– Take your pick of cafes and restaurants in this impressive and historic London dockside building, transformed into a relaxing space for shopping and eating out.





London Shell Co.- Here’s an inspired restaurant that capitalises on West London’s iconic waterways. Gorge on fresh seafood as you take a barge journey along the historic Regent’s Canal. Website: https://www.londonshellco.com


Pomona’s – A little bit of cool California nestled in the heart of Notting Hill. Sample meats flamed on wood and charcoal or enjoy a light and healthy snack from the USA’s Golden State. Website: http://www.pomonas.co.uk





Olde Goa – Goan hospitality is second to none and here you can enjoy everything from special street drinks to exotic Xacutti curry. Trip Advisor ratings are stratospheric, so don’t miss out. Website: http://currytree.co.uk


Cappadocia Ocakbasi – Memories of that sun-soaked Turkish beach holiday will come flooding back as soon as you sample the traditional Turkish cuisine served here. They do takeaway, too! Website: http://www.cappadocia-ocakbasi.co.uk/


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Whether you’re looking for property for sale or renting a house, sometimes it’s good to just follow your nose. Get in touch to view fantastic properties just minutes away from these celebrated eateries.