Known for

Brixton O2 Academy
Brixton Market shopping
Brixton pop up food market


Different London indeed. Brixton has been intensely influenced by Caribbean, African, West Indian and Asian cultures. This multicultural blend resulted in a plethora of independent bars and restaurants, while its transport links make it perfect for those on business trips keen to explore local life in the capital.


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Food & Drink

There are always new sides of Brixton to discover, especially when it comes to food: regular restaurants sit comfortably alongside the ever-changing and stupendous mix of stalls, street and pop-up restaurants:



Brixton Market does not fail to live up to its reputation as one of the most comprehensive sites in London, with hidden and quirky stalls, shops and independent venues offering everything from fresh fish to fresher music:


Days Out

After being swept off your feet within a cultural haze, you’ll probably fancy something a bit more chilled and relaxing, so head to the area’s parks and squares, or take a stroll up Brixton Hill:


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