One of London’s most famous neighbourhoods, largely due to a certain 90s film starring Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts, Notting Hill is undoubtedly worthy of the hype. Though it’s not quite the place to be it once was, it’s still the crown of west London with countless restaurants, pubs, shops and some beautiful houses to fantasise about living in (but never will).

There’s some seriously high end Notting Hill restaurants including The Ledbury and Core by Clare Smyth, both with two Michelin stars, plus Caractère from Emily Roux and Orasay from Jackson Boxer. It’s not all fine dining, however, with top pubs like The Cow and The Pelican plus casual joints like Eggslut, Patty & Bun, and Eggbreak.

Saturday is the famous Portobello Road antiques market, although there’s also quite a few stalls out on Fridays too including a good range of street food alongside the bric a brac. On any day of the week there’s a great range of stores including Rough Trade records, The Notting Hill Bookshop (yes from that film), Wolf & Badger, and the world’s poshest charity shop, The Oxfam Boutique which specialises in designer clothes.

Not forgetting of course what Notting Hill is really most famous for; the incredible Carnival which descends upon the area each August and is one of the highlights of London life.


45 All Saints Rd, London W11 1HE
  • Monday: 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Tuesday: 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Thursday: 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Friday: 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Saturday: 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Sunday: 12:00 – 10:30 PM

The Pelican pub in west London joins the list of new “pubs” which are raising their food game – though it’s fair to debate whether these are actual pubs in the true sense of the word or indeed restaurants within old pubs. There’s a lot of talent behind the pub: James Gummer, who has 7 Saints down the road; Phil Winser, who was one of the people behind NYC’s The Fat Radish (RIP); and Head Chef Owen Kenworthy, who was the original chef at Brawn when it opened. The menu is seasonal European, with lots of classic pub dishes elevated through the use of amazing ingredients and more modern spins, with sausage rolls, mince on toast, monkfish scampi, smoked potatoes, bavette steak and lobster pie all making an appearance. The wine list is very well put together with some great skin contacts, British labels and more safe options for the oldies at the table


105, 107 Talbot Rd, London W11 2AT
  • Monday: 5:30 – 11:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Thursday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Friday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Saturday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Sunday: 12:00 – 7:00 PM

Dorian is a lovely new bistro that recently opened in Notting Hill, headed by an A-Team that includes Chris D’Sylva of Notting Hill Fish + Meat Shop and Supermarket of Dreams, Head Chef Max Coen (ex-Kitchen Table and Ikoyi), Bar Manager Ale Villa (ex-Core by Clare Smyth), and Ben Whitfield (ex-Brasserie Zedel). When Dorian was announced, a lot of the headlines (including ours) called out the fact that the owners were describing it as an ‘anti-Notting Hill bistro’. We weren’t quite sure what they meant then and having been there for dinner, we’re even less sure now – it seemed pretty damn Notting Hill to us. It’s a gorgeous space and the open kitchen is dominated by a huge wood grill from which Max and his team prepare many of the dishes – simple bistro fare made with excellent ingredients. Go heavy on the snacks, including the crab and onion rostis and the liver parfait on toast, and after that you’ve got the likes of beef tartare with homemade crips, juicy pork chop, and pear custard tart.


13 Blenheim Cres, W11 2EE

Any film buffs amongst you may have already guessed the significance of this innocuous-looking bookshop. Yep, you guessed it. It’s THAT travel bookshop from the film Notting Hill. Having expanded its range since the iconic British film came out, it now sells books on a variety of different topics. It also has a blue plaque on the outside to commemorate the film that made it famous. It’s worth the trip for that alone!


46 Golborne Rd, London W10 5PR
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 6:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 6:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Thursday: 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Friday: 12:00 PM – 1:00 AM
  • Saturday: 12:00 PM – 1:00 AM
  • Sunday: Closed

Open fire cooking has come to Notting Hill as Caia (appropriately named after the Roman goddess of fire) has just opened on Golborne Road. Founded by locals Rishabh Vir and Tim Lang (who are also part of the team behind Fiend in Portobello) the neighbourhood spot is serving up seasonal dishes – think tomatoes & melon with Berskwell cheese, monkfish & sweetcorn and chocolate eclair with cherries & tonka bean chantilly – using locally sourced ingredients cooked on the open grill. Talking of the grill, there are seats directly overlooking it where you can watch the chefs at work, with two-tops the other side of the wall, a floor-to-ceiling wine display in the rear room, and more intimate tables downstairs. There’s also a pretty impressive sound system and vinyl selection downstairs, so you can be sure of a decent soundtrack to your dinner.


5 Hillgate St, London W8 7SP
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 12:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Thursday: 12:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Friday: 12:00 – 4:30 PM, 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM, 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Sunday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Notting Hill’s Kuro only opened in 2021 but it quickly gained a rep as one of the best coffee shops in town, and the team have wasted no time expanding, opening Kuro Eatery across the street and Kuro Bakery round the corner. The 30-cover restaurant has the same minimalist vibe as the coffee shop, with a wide stone counter, lots of light wood, and dried flowers set against the back wall. Andrianos Poulis (ex-Rovi, Cornerstone and Mazi), is heading up the kitchen, showcasing both his Greek heritage and love of fish on the Mediterranean-leaning menu, which features dishes like cod ham & extra virgin olive oil, brill with overnight cabbage & beurre blanc, and spaghettoni with clams & bottarga. The puds, like tarte tatin with goat’s cheese ice cream, are also excellent here, as you’d expect from a mini-empire that includes a bakery.


108 Golborne Rd, London W10 5PS
  • Monday: 5:00 – 10:30 PM
  • Tuesday: 6:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 6:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Thursday: 5:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Friday: 12:30 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Saturday: 12:30 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Sunday: 12:30 – 9:30 PM

Fans of counter dining, you’re in luck because The Counter in Notting Hill is exactly what it says on the tin. At The Counter, the dining room is set up with an open kitchen and ocakbasi grill as the central feature with, of course, a counter around it where guests can sit and have a peek at all the grilling action. The food takes inspiration mainly from the southeastern Anatolia region, with a menu of seasonal dishes, including the likes of chocolate babaganoush, humus & Medjool dates, kebabs, koftas, stews and desserts such as kireçte kabak (pumpkin, clotted cream, tahini and dukkah) and supangle (dark chocolate pudding with a pistachio crumb). There are plenty of Turkish wines on the drinks list alongside cocktails and traditional Turkish soft drinks, so there really is something for everyone.


30 Uxbridge Street, W8 7TA,

Eggbreak, a collab between Ennismore, the peeps behind The Hoxton, and Soho House, is a laid back little joint located just around the corner from Notting Hill tube station on a quiet residential street. Inside it’s pretty simple and light, but it’s the menu that makes it worthy of a trip. Themed around eggs (yep the clue really is in the name) there’s a good selection that ranges from pure filthy to healthy and light – hey this is Notting Hill people, they don’t all want deep fried and dirty! The McMuffin is the one though especially if you’ve got a hangover you need to shake. Get down for some eggs-tremely tasty dishes…and you thought we’d gone pun free.

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Orasay, Kensington Park Road, London

Jackson Boxer’s Notting Hill restaurant, Orasay, is inspired by the Hebrides (it’s named after a tiny island within the Inner Hebrides) with a strong focus on seafood – lobster, crab, scallops, oysters, razor clams and langoustines and the like. Must orders from the starters include ‘fried bread with anchovies’ – warm pockets of dough topped with anchovies and a sort of zingy caper mayonnaise (you could eat these by the bucket load and leave feeling very happy indeed) and the round potato flatbread topped with smoked whipped cod’s roe and pomelo kosho. A lot of the other produce – leaves, vegetables, honey, and eggs – comes Jackson’s organic farm in West Sussex. Orasay is a great experience overall, with the quality of ingredients and cooking being very apparent throughout.

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11 McGregor Rd, Notting Hill, London W11 1DE
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 6:15 – 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 6:15 – 9:00 PM
  • Thursday: 6:15 – 9:00 PM
  • Friday: 12:00 – 1:45 PM, 6:15 – 9:00 PM
  • Saturday: 12:00 – 1:45 PM, 6:15 – 9:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

Husband and wife team, Emily Roux and Diego Ferrari, are behind Caractère which opened in Notting Hill in the autumn of 2018. Emily of course is the daughter of Michel Roux Jr, and Diego has been head chef at  Le Gavroche for the past three years, but this is their first independent venture together. In reference to the restaurant’s name, the menu is divvied up into six character traits – curious (small plates/starters), subtle (veg-focused small plates), delicate (fish mains), robust (meat mains), strong (cheese) and greedy (dessert). Style-wise it’s a mix of classical French with elements drawn from Diego’s Italian heritage. You can go a la carte and choose dishes at random but they also have a tasting option that will hit all six sections for £78. As part of what’s probably the UK’s most revered restaurant family, the pressure was certainly on for Caractère – and we’re happy to say that Emily and Diego have smashed it.


12-14 Hillgate St, London W8 7SR

Mazi, run by husband and wife team Adrien Carre and Christina Mouratoglou, takes inspiration from traditional Greek food – tarama, tiropita, prawn saganaki, grilled octopus, stifado and loukoumades are all on the menu – but gives the dishes a modern spin, both in terms of flavour combinations and presentation. The wine list is all-Greek too so you’ll find bottles here that you likely won’t have seen before. On a sunny day, you’ll want a table in the garden…that way it’s much easier to pretend you’re on holiday in Greece.


Eggslut, Portobello Road, London

A fave over in LA where it first hatched, Eggslut has properly established itself in London with sites in Notting Hill, Fitzrovia, Shoreditch and Victoria. It’s all about egg sandwiches here (there’s a big fat clue in the name), although the signature Slut, a coddled egg on a potato purée, poached in a glass jar, topped with gray salt and chives, is not to be missed. Sarnie-wise, the Fairfax is for all you scramble fans, with cheddar, caramelised onions and sriracha mayo joining the soft eggs in a brioche bun, and the Sausage, Egg & Cheese, with house-made turkey sausage, over-medium egg, cheddar and honey mustard aioli in a brioche bun, is always a winner too. A side of truffle hash browns and some fresh OJ and you’ve got a brekkie that’s good enough to eat all day long.


228 Westbourne Grove, London W11 2RH

Young LDN is a salon designed with millennials and generation Z in mind with its cool decor, technology-led treatments and all round fun vibes. Young LDN’s founder Sue first decided to open the salon when she realised that London lacked a salon dedicated to teenagers, where they could discuss issues around acne and beauty with ease. Not only can they get treated professionally by the experts at Young LDN, they can also find some of the hottest beauty brands on the market all under one roof. That said, the salon also knows that being young is a state of mind and not just a number so it’s open to all.


14 Pembridge Road, London W11 3BU

Patty & Bun have conquered East London and extended their empire to West London back in 2017. The Notting Hill site sits 60 people and includes bookable tables for large groups. When it comes to the food, you can expect all the classics alongside some new sharing plates including ‘The Chicken Feast’; a medley of all their fried chicken and sauces. And with a full drinks menu, you can wash your burgers down with beers, cocktails, happy hour specials and milkshakes. Sounds like a winner.


5 Ladbroke Rd, London W11 3PA

Asian fusion joint ULI is a real neighbourhood gem. It’s been around the block, first coming onto the scene in 1997 and their twists on Chinese, Thai, Malay and Singaporean favourites has kept ULI as a staple for locals and visitors for years. We love the Thai sea bass fillet steamed with chilli and lemongrass and the stir-fried beef fillet with spicy black pepper sauce, again with lots of red chilli, is also a beaut – sticky parcels of juicy meat drenched in a sweet and fiery sauce. For great, simple Asian food in Notting Hill, ULI is a great shout.

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Lancaster Court, 103 Lancaster Rd, W11 1QN

If you’re in need of some new furniture, swing by the Loaf Shack. Located just off Ladbroke grove in a beaut 1930s art deco building, the shack is a great place to escape the hustle and bustle of Notting Hill. As well of plenty of pieces to browse and buy, there’s a cinema in the basement and a super-soft Mattress Testing Area for you to bounce around in.


245 Westbourne Grove, W11 2SE

Even at the best of times, charity shop shopping can be grim. So for a charity shop experience that doesn’t feel like rifling through dead people’s clothes, whilst still giving back to charity, head to the Oxfam Boutique in Westbourne Grove. It specialises in both men and women’s designer clothes, as well as accessories and some homeware.


111-117 Lancaster Rd, W11 1QT

A guided tour of the history of branding, there are around 12,000 different items in the Aladdin’s cave that is the Museum of Brands. Amongst other things, you can check out Rimmel cosmetics from the 1890s, First World War Oxo cubes and a 1970s chopper bike.


Portobello Road, W10 5TA,

Over 300 years old, Portobello Road Market is the world’s largest antiques market. However, it’s not just antiques that you can buy – you can pick up fashion, both old and new, fruit and veg, collectibles, bric-a-brac and much more, and although Saturday is the main day there are stalls open during the rest of the week too.


71-73 Palace Gardens Terrace, W8 4RU

For over 150 years, The Mall Tavern has been a mainstay of The Notting Hill community. It has changed hands numerous times and been through many incarnations, and the current Mall Tavern is a gastropub that takes great pride in its menu with old favourites sitting comfortably alongside more innovative dishes. The pub is divided in half with a very busy bar area in one part with the other being reserved for diners. The atmosphere is fun – the after-work crowd enjoying a drink gives the place a buzz that carries into the relaxed dining area. You can choose from pub classics, like fish & chips, beef & ale pie and ribs, and more restaurant dishes like pan fried sea bream with orzo, and they serve up a bangin’ Sunday Roast too.

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21 Notting Hill Gate, W11 3JQ
  • Monday: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Thursday: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Friday: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
  • Sunday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

The Notting Hill Arts Club is a basement events space that holds everything from art exhibitions to club nights to movie screenings. They also have a bar, serving a wicked selection of cocktails and shooters, as well as ciders, craft beers and wine.


116 Kensington Park Road, London W11 2PW

If your looking for some unique homeware, Native & Co is your shop. Specialising in crafted homeware from Japan and Taiwan, they stock a range of tableware, ceramics, kitchenware and other small home accessories, and you can expect lots of clean lines and soft colours.

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Prince Bonaparte, 80 Chepstow Rd, London W2 5BE

Well away from the crowds of Portobello, The Prince Bonaparte is a favourite hangout of well-heeled locals. You will likely see lots of people wearing sunglasses inside at any time of year and perhaps even the odd famous face. It’s not hard to see why it attracts such a crowd however, this place is bloody gorgeous with1920s art deco interiors.


191 Portobello Rd, W11 2ED

One of the oldest working cinemas in the country, the Electric Cinema’s interior reflects its long history. Plus it’s one of the most comfortable places to watch a film, with double beds, sofas and armchairs for your viewing pleasure!


157 Westbourne Grove, London W11 2RS
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 12:00 – 2:30 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 – 2:30 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Thursday: 12:00 – 2:30 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Friday: 12:00 – 2:30 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Saturday: 12:00 – 2:30 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday: 12:00 – 5:00 PM

If you like your sushi and don’t mind paying for the good stuff (like dropping £50 on a lunch) then Sumi is well worth checking out. Sumi is in fact, the ‘casual’ sibling to Michelin-starred Endo at The Rotunda, where the 20-course omakase menu will set you back £195 per head. At Sumi, which has taken on the old Andina site on Westbourne Grove, Endo Kazutoshi has created a slightly more ‘everyday’ menu – a tight selection of nigiri, sashimi, and temaki sushi, as well as a few snacks and larger dishes such as wagyu steak. If you want to keep it slightly respectable, however, take our tip and ignore the larger plates altogether and concentrate on the excellent snacks and sushi. It ain’t cheap, but you won’t regret coming here if you want to eat some of the best sushi in London.

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175 Westbourne Grove, W11 2SB

Granger & Co Notting Hill is the original restaurant in the family opened by Aussie Bill Granger in 2011. There are now two other branches in Clerkenwell and King’s Cross, and they all serve similarly eclectic menus that draw influence from across the globe. The menu is split into several sections – small plates, bowls and grains, big plates, and BBQ – and it’s one of those where you want to order absolutely everything. We find the most winners on the small plates but it’s worth a trip down for brekkie too…those eggs are good.


186 Portobello Road, London W11 1LA
  • Monday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM
  • Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM
  • Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM
  • Thursday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM
  • Friday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM
  • Sunday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 AM

The Distillery is London’s very own ‘gin hotel’ with four floors designed for you to drink, eat, and sleep it off. The ground floor is home to a pub called the Resting Room, where you can sample spirits from the barrels suspended from the ceiling; the first floor has a Spanish bar & restaurant, GinTonica; and then there’s The Ginstitute; a place where you can learn about the history of the tipple and blend your very own. For the sleep-it-off part, the bright boutique bedrooms are decked out with your very own cocktail bar, with shakers, garnish, ice, glasses and of course GIN!

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309 Portobello Road, London W10 5TD

Expect to feel luxuriously pampered at Taylor Taylor. The salons are dripping in gold with bronzed vintage mirrors and oversized chandeliers…there’s even a brass topped cocktail bar in the Portobello salon. They offer a range of hair services, from cut and colour to straightening and blowouts, and all services are priced based on how experienced of a stylist you prefer so you don’t have to spend loads on a new ‘do’.


3 Ladbroke Road, London W11

Hair Organics is a salon offering organic treatments including colour, semi-permanent watercolour and smoothing treatments with the use of all-natural products. Their colours contain absolutely no dye or colour pigments and are 100% free from harmful chemicals and everything in the salon, right down to the tea and towels, is environmentally friendly.

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64 Porchester Rd, London W2 6ET

What do you get when you cross pilates with HIIT? Bootcamp Pilates that’s what. They offer a 55-minute intense class combining exercises both on and off the reformer machine in a regimented sequence of moves, designed to target every inch of your body. And we mean, every inch. We’re talking sets of push-ups, lunges, squats and burpees on the mats and then core and glute stretches on the reformer. If you’re looking for a way to switch up the traditional workout this is it.


188 Kensington Park Road Notting Hill, London, W11 2ES

Couverture & The Garbstore focuses on niche independent labels, collaborations and emerging talent. Stocking menswear, womenswear and homeware, expect to find pieces from Norse Projects, Rejina Pyo, Brain Dead, YMC, Sideline, Kana, No Chemicals and more.


96 Ladbroke Grove, London W11 1PY
  • Monday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Thursday: 12:00 – 11:00 PM
  • Friday: 12:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Saturday: 11:00 AM – 12:00 AM
  • Sunday: 12:00 – 10:30 PM

When the market gets a bit too much and you want to sit in the sun in Notting Hill on a weekend, this is the place. It’s round the corner from Ladbroke Grove underground and the outdoor space is right on the street across two sides of the pub which makes for great people watching. Usual suspects at the bar and a few craft ales. Grab a beer and take a seat. It’s that easy.


89 Westbourne Park Rd, London W2 5QH
  • Monday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
  • Thursday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
  • Friday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
  • Saturday: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM
  • Sunday: 12:00 – 10:30 PM

Given the plush Notting Hill neighbourhood it’s located in, The Cow is pleasingly ramshackle once you’re inside. Supposedly the name comes from a previous landlady who was a bit of a cow, though now most of the cows are just pictures on the wall. They do a cracking pint of Guinness as well as oysters and some pretty posh seafood – this is still Notting Hill after all.


255 Portobello Road, London W11 1LR

Located on one of London’s most famous roads, the Portobello Road outpost of Blue Tit is the group’s tenth salon to open in the capital. The decor mirrors the salon’s neighbourhood as well as following in the footsteps of its sister sites, with bright colours, striking artwork and a rather cool patterned floor. And we love the fact that it’s open until 9pm on weekdays, making it that much easier to fit that cut into your diary.


32 Uxbridge Road, London, W8 7TA

This salon in Notting Hill is London’s first independent sugaring company, created with Instagrammers in mind – think millennial pink walls, cactus-lined shelves and wet wipes adorned with “I love my muff”. For those who don’t know what sugaring is, it’s an ancient method of hair removal using sugar, lemon and water to create a mixture that’s similar to wax. It’s said to be less painful because the therapist pulls in the direction of the growth and unlike wax, the mixture only sticks to the hair rather than the skin. It exfoliates the skin as it removes dead skin cells and leaves less ingrowing hairs as there’s no damage to the follicles. That along with the fact it’s completely natural and the most eco-friendly form of hair removal means we’re converts.


Chepstow Corner, 21-22 Chepstow Pl, W2 4XE

If you don’t mind splashing a little colour (and a little money) on the walls of your home, head to the Farrow & Ball showroom. The showroom proudly boasts the entire paint and wallpaper collection, so you’ll be spoilt for choice. Don’t get carried away now!


61 Broadwick Street, London, W1F 9QT
  • Monday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Thursday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Saturday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Sunday: 12:00 – 6:00 PM

Finlay & Co glasses are all handmade in the Italian Alps using Mazzucchelli acetate and Carl Zeiss lenses, and with spectacles starting at £100 (prescription lenses from £50) and sunnies starting at £120, you get a lot of craftsmanship for your money. They have a curated selection of frames from 14 independent brands, including Grey Ant, Cutler & Gross, Prism and Kaleos, as well as their own collection of specs and sunnies. And if you need help picking the perfect pair, the in-store specialists are a dab hand at helping you find the right ones for your face shape, and most styles are unisex so it’s even easier to choose. They also offer in-store eye tests using the latest equipment, which is absolutely amazing – compared to Boots, it’s like a stag do in Amsterdam.


74- 76 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5SH

Clean eating can also be indulgent eating and that’s exactly what Farmacy is all about. There’s vegan and gluten free nachos with guac and refried beans; a millet, black bean and mushroom burger; a spelt sourdough pizza and Austrian Sacher cake with tigernut milk Nice Cream, proving you don’t always have to stick to salads.

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177 Portobello Rd, London W11 2DY
  • Monday: 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Tuesday: 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Wednesday: 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Thursday: 5:00 PM – 12:30 AM
  • Friday: 5:00 PM – 1:00 AM
  • Saturday: 4:00 PM – 1:00 AM
  • Sunday: 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Portobello Road basement bar, Trailer Happiness is a proper little gem, and boy do they know a thing or two about rum – they even host a rum club! But for the average joe they put a tiki spin on the cocktail menu and if you really wanna go all in give the ‘Zombie’ a go, it’s got 5 different rums in and a splash of absinthe, for good measure of course!


2-4 Farmer St, London W8 7SN
  • Monday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Tuesday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Wednesday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Thursday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Friday: 12:00 – 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
  • Sunday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:00 – 11:00 PM

Located in the heart of Notting Hill, Los Mochis pride themselves fusing the food of Japan and Mexico, as well as being entirely gluten free! Talk about being woke right? The guacamole with grilled shrimp is a firm favourite, alongside the sea bass ceviche and veggie option shinjuku ceviche: a mix of asparagus, heart of palm, avocado, baby corn, red radish and parsnip crisps all doused in a sesame ginger, truffle soy. Their tacos are the star of the show with over 20 unique creations, from trailer park chicken, shrimp tempura and miso cod. Don’t forget to wash things down with their tequila cocktails; but be careful, they are strong and will keep you going all night long.


120 Holland Park Ave, London W11 4UA
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:30 – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM, 5:30 – 9:30 PM

If you love being on holiday and Greek’s your thing then Vori is just the spot for you. The latest restaurant to grace Holland Park Avenue offers a truly authentic Greek dining experience, with a rustic menu based on recipes passed down for generations. Expect savoury mezze, calamari, traditional moussaka and beef shin with Naxos Graviera aubergine mash, perfect for enjoying family-style. And if cocktails are what you’re about there’s a Greek take on the classics, including an “All-Greek Negroni” with Amaro Bitters, and a “Vori Margarita”  that’s packed full with Ouzo. Yamas! 


98 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5RU
  • Monday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Thursday: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Friday: 9:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday: 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM

Sunday in Brooklyn, the cult fixture in New York’s dining scene and one of our favourite spots in the city is now across the pond here in Notting Hill. The Williamsburg fave, opened by founders Todd Enany, Adam Landsman, and chef Jaime Young in 2016, is known for its inventive spin on American staples, playful cocktails, an epic brunch menu including super ‘grammable pancakes, which come slathered in hazelnut maple praline and brown butter, and great atmosphere. It’s not only all about the pancakes, there’s lots of other epic menu choices including the grilled swordfish with charred broccoli, cherry tomatoes & butter beans and one of Sunday in Brooklyn’s famous burgers, the crispy chicken sandwich. You’ll not fail to notice some of their cocktails such as the ‘Honeybear on Holiday’, made with rum, sherry, apricot, pineapple, lime, cumin & honey. If you’re in Notting Hill it’s the place to be.

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Fox Primary School, Edge Street W8 7PP, London W11 3LQ
  • Monday: Closed
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed

It may be home to the famous Portobello Road Market, but Notting Hill’s farmers’ market deserves some love too. It pops up at Fox Primary School every Sunday – rain or shine – with a selection of excellent, seasonal produce. Expect the likes of unpasteurised milk and cream from Hurdlebrook; herbs and salads from Nigel’s Lettuces and Lovage; fruit and vegetables from Perry Court Farm; flowers from Grange Nursery; local honey from Bee Friendly; and more.