Top things to do in London this week
Dishes For Under £10 at London's Favourite Food Markets
To be utterly spoiled for choice, the foodies of London all gather together at these buzzy markets on the weekends to fill their stomachs with a variation of snacks and dishes from street food vendors bringing the very best of global cuisines to the city. Whether you’re in search of the best budget bites or embarking on a market stall crawl, we have found some of the most highly recommended options for under £10 - and best of all, we have plenty more recommendations on our free app in our Markets of London guide!
Best Rooftop Bottomless Brunches in London for Summer 2023
From swanky 360 views and botanical bars, to DJ sets and relaxed hangouts, nowhere does a bottomless brunch quite like London. And with summer so close we can almost taste the Pimms, we’re ready to take brunch from indoors to outdoors - the rooftops, to be precise. There’s an entire world of unlimited cocktails and mocktails, boujee a la carte menus and avocado toast galore - all served with a side of city skylines. To save you from searching the skies, and the internet, we’ve rounded up 5 of the very best - and to find plenty more, make sure to check out our Rooftop Bars guide by downloading the Bindy Street app!
Hiking Hotspots Near London
Planning an escape out of the city and looking for an excuse to dust off those hiking boots at the back of your wardrobe? Now that spring is in full swing, there’s no better time to hop on a train and embark on a long walk in the fresh air. There are many walking trails just outside of London to choose from, with stunning settings and views from woodlands and beaches to rural villages (with great pubs). Not to worry if you’re not a seasoned explorer, these hiking trails range in difficulty depending on your mood and endurance. Happy hiking!
Where To Find Delicious Frozen Cocktails in London This Summer
With the weather getting brighter and the days getting longer, it’s beginning to look a lot like summer - and we’re here for it! If the temperature is going to be anything like last year, we’re certainly going to be in search of London’s best alfresco dining and rooftop bar spots with adult friendly slushies on the menu. If sipping on a frozen cocktail to keep you cool in the sunnier months sounds ideal to you, we’ve curated the best places to find on our app so make sure to download Bindy Street to find out more!
Best Bottomless Dinners in London
So we’ve all heard of and probably had one too many at a bottomless brunch, but did you know that London has some of the best spots for fun-filled bottomless dinners? For those of us that aren’t early birds, you can spend the night tucking into some hearty evening dishes whilst filling your boots with refillable cocktails, beers, or prosecco. If this sounds like your creme de la creme, you may want to keep on reading…
Celebrate Eurovision 2023 With London's Best European Hotspots
Although Eurovision is touching down in Liverpool this year, there’s plenty of parties and events that ensure you won’t need to leave the capital to join in on all the fun. If you’re gutted after missing out on highly sought-after Eurovision tickets or just want to find the best places to celebrate, then don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Read on for some of the best places across the city to get you into the spirit for this incredible celebration of Europe - and they’re all worthy of douze points!
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a Margarita Mile
As if we needed another excuse to enjoy a cheeky margarita, but to celebrate Cinco de Mayo without one? It would be unacceptable. The fifth of May marks the anniversary of Mexico’s victory at the 1862 Battle of Puebla and is now a day devoted to honouring Mexican culture and heritage. What better way to celebrate this iconic day than to embark on a margarita mile, exploring the best spots in Soho for that perfect blend of tequila and lime with some special ingredients along the way.
10 of London’s Prettiest Cups of Coffee
Calling all coffee lovers! Us Londoner’s absolutely love a cup of the strong stuff, with bright and colourful pours, impressive coffee art, and some of the most insta-worthy cups of coffee around. Read on for our top recommendations…
Live Like A Royal For The King's Coronation
The long awaited moment is finally here, a new notch in the timeline of British history and we’re living in it - how crazy is that? If you’re devising a plan of how you're going to celebrate the day (and the three-day weekend), take it to a new level by living it up like a king or queen by visiting one of these London spots which have been frequented by the royals themselves. Across the city; pubs, clubs, and bars have been given the green light to stay open an extra two hours on Friday and Saturday, so get ready to raise a glass for it’s going to be a weekend affair we’ll never forget.
The Freak Scene: London’s New Endearingly Hectic Izakaya Haven
What do you get when you mix together Asian fusion, rock ‘n’ roll, and izakaya? If you said “a place I’d like to see” then you’ve hit the jackpot. The city first saw The Freak Scene in 2017 as an iconic pop-up in Farringdon and has since delighted diners at its first permanent residence on Soho’s Frith Street (before its devastating close in 2020 for reasons we would all like to forget). Keeping the brand alive after three years out of the spotlight is founder ex-Nobu Head Chef Scott Hallsworth with the restaurant's newest venture into Parsons Green, supported by none other than comedian Adam Hills, who you may have seen hosting Channel 4’s The Last Leg. As a local to the area, we couldn’t keep ourselves away.