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Things to do in Camden Town, Greater London

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Market
“Late nights, food market, alternative life, vintage shops, food market, live music and everything else! ”
  • 446 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Lovely charming neighbourhood not far from Tufnell Park, filled with pastel row houses, cafes shops and restaurants. Take a stroll up to the top of the legendary Primrose Hill for the best views of the London skyline in the whole city. ”
  • 379 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Camden Town, often shortened to Camden, is a district of northwest London, England, 2.5 miles north of Charing Cross. Historically in Middlesex, it is the administrative centre of the London Borough of Camden, and identified in the London Plan as one of 34 major centres in Greater London.”
  • 232 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“Historic music venue where everyone from The Doors to Pattie Smith played. They always have a great program so make sure to check its out.”
  • 110 locals recommend
Jazz Club
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“London’s premiere live music venue is back, showcasing the best music from across the world seven nights a week. Since opening in 1990 the Jazz Café has welcomed some of the most respected artists through its doors, including Amy Winehouse, D’Angelo, Roy Ayers, Bobby Womack and many more.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Lounge
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“nice for drinks (though can be hard to find somewhere to sit at busy times) - they also do american food”
  • 59 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“This is a lively, popular spot in Primrose Hill. The Greek food is tasty, and the ambience is bustling and noisy - but in a fun sorta way. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Café
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“My favorite place for brunch. (I always take the same thing : the avocado waffle with bacon and maple syrup - soooooo good).”
  • 43 locals recommend
Market
“Art, culture, markets etc! Camden literally has everything. So vibrant and cool. Be sure to take so memorable photos ”
  • 36 locals recommend
Market
“Camden Market is a must visit. Although busy, it is a treasure trove of small market stalls offering fashion, food, vintage finds and knick knacks. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Beer Bar
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“It sells REAL ALES ..best beers such as Punk IPA & Dead Pony.Huge list of all ales showing their strengths & flavours .Interesting menu to accompany the drinks .Very friendly staff and a nice vibe bar .”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bar
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“They offer a relaxed gastropub tucked away near the Regent's Canal in Primrose Hill. They make a wonderful Sunday roast, indulgent dinner or lazy brunch with classic British ingredients and a creative twist, all accompanied by beers, fine wines and artisan spirits. After lunch I recommend taking a very short stroll down the canal to Camden Market.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Healthy, One of Europe’s finest and oldest gourmet vegetarian restaurant. Primrose hill restaurant celebrates its 50th anniversary! ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Pub
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“Good old British pub, with an amazing outside area and right by Regents Park. The roast sharing platter is great! ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
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“A restaurant/bar/club serving pan-Asian food cooked by the amazing chef Ian Pengelley. You can dine and enjoy the bar area at the same time. ”
  • 14 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Jazz Club
“London’s premiere live music venue is back, showcasing the best music from across the world seven nights a week. Since opening in 1990 the Jazz Café has welcomed some of the most respected artists through its doors, including Amy Winehouse, D’Angelo, Roy Ayers, Bobby Womack and many more.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Lounge
“nice for drinks (though can be hard to find somewhere to sit at busy times) - they also do american food”
  • 59 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
“This is a lively, popular spot in Primrose Hill. The Greek food is tasty, and the ambience is bustling and noisy - but in a fun sorta way. ”
  • 60 locals recommend
Café
“My favorite place for brunch. (I always take the same thing : the avocado waffle with bacon and maple syrup - soooooo good).”
  • 43 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“Healthy, One of Europe’s finest and oldest gourmet vegetarian restaurant. Primrose hill restaurant celebrates its 50th anniversary! ”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bar
“They offer a relaxed gastropub tucked away near the Regent's Canal in Primrose Hill. They make a wonderful Sunday roast, indulgent dinner or lazy brunch with classic British ingredients and a creative twist, all accompanied by beers, fine wines and artisan spirits. After lunch I recommend taking a very short stroll down the canal to Camden Market.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Pub
“Good old British pub, with an amazing outside area and right by Regents Park. The roast sharing platter is great! ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bar
“A restaurant/bar/club serving pan-Asian food cooked by the amazing chef Ian Pengelley. You can dine and enjoy the bar area at the same time. ”
  • 14 locals recommend

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