The Best Local Shopping Spots in London

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in London? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Canopy Market – Independent food and wares

Canopy Market – Independent food and wares

Image by Peter Clayburn

“Canopy Market” in London is a monthly pop-up market which turns this restored Victorian space into an all-singing, all-eating hive of activity!

Full Article by Peter Clayburn

Conservatory Archives – Glorious plants

Conservatory Archives – Glorious plants

Image by Andrew Sidford

“Conservatory Archives” in London is a gorgeous Victorian shop that’s been transformed into an oasis. I challenge you to go there and not buy some plant.

Full Article by Andrew Sidford

Duke of York Square Market – Posh market nosh

Duke of York Square Market – Posh market nosh

Image by Peter Hoffer

“Duke of York Square Market” London is relaxing for the mind, a treat for the stomach. Wandering here is like walking through a gastronomic wonderland…

Full Article by Peter Hoffer

Flashback – Searching for the perfect beat

Flashback – Searching for the perfect beat

Image by Andrew Sidford

“Flashback” London is still my favourite place to buy second hand records in London, despite there being a resurgence of them in the city at the moment.

Full Article by Andrew Sidford

God’s Own Junkyard – Neon and on and on

God’s Own Junkyard – Neon and on and on

Image by Andrew Sidford

“God’s Own Junkyard” London is the world-famous bar, known for its quirky ambiance and bound to make your jaw drop… The neon signs are for sale!

Full Article by Andrew Sidford

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