Places to go in Bloomsbury

Or, see what's on in Bloomsbury.

  • Bikefix

    Bike Shop

    48 Lambs Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 3LH [map]

    Bikefix offer a range of services including bike hire and a dedicated workshop, with the philosophy that biking is life. They also stock trailers and tandems.

  • Bookmarks, The Socialist Bookshop


    1 Bloomsbury Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3QE [map]

    Bookmarks is a modern airy building that specialises in socialist and left-wing books including fiction and history books.

  • Bourhan Basma

    Fashion Shop

    18 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, WC1H 0JL [map]

    Bourham Basma is an established designer selling couture clothing including bridal wear. They also sell accessories.

  • The Brunswick

    Shopping Centre

    Judd Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 1BS [map]

    Head to historic Bloomsbury and discover an eclectic mix of shops and entertainment.

  • Busaba Eathai

    Thai Restaurant

    22 Store Street, WC1E 7DF [map]

    Busaba Eathai is a casual dining venue where customers eat authentic modern fusion Thai dishes round communal tables. The modern interior with its square wooden tables and the washrooms with their…

  • Caffe Paradiso

    Italian Restaurant

    28 Store Street, Bloomsbury, WC1E 7BS [map]

    Pizza Paradiso is a chain of restaurants specialising in pizzas with an extensive variety of toppings to choose from as well as pasta and salads. They also sell beers, wines and spirits and cater for…

  • China City - Russell Square

    Chinese Restaurant

    50 Woburn Place, Somers Town, WC1H 0JZ [map]

    China City serves good traditional Chinese cuisine with attentive service. Dim Sum served daily until 5pm.

  • Chives


    1 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, WC1H 0JJ [map]

    Chives serve a variety of sandwiches and light meals such as jacket potatoes. Outside seating is provided on the pavement.

  • The Classic Camera

    Photography & Cameras

    Bury Place, Holborn, WC1A 2JZ [map]

    The Classic Camera is the only shop in the UK to exclusively deal in Leica cameras.

  • Cockpit Arts, Holborn

    Entertainment Venue

    Northington Street, Cockpit Yard, WC1N 2NP [map]

    Cockpit Arts is a unique provider of centres for contemporary crafts and the applied arts in London.

  • Condor Cycles

    Bike Shop

    49-53 Gray's Inn Road, Holborn, WC1X 8PP [map]

    Condor Cycles sell a wide range of bikes and related accessories.

  • Cosmoba

    Italian Restaurant

    9 Cosmo Place, Bloomsbury, WC1N 3AP [map]

    Cosmoba serve a variety of Italian dishes at their restaurant and provide outside seating on the pavement.

  • Cosmo China

    China & Glassware

    11 Cosmo Place, Bloomsbury, WC1N 3AP [map]

    Josie and Katy Firmin run two linked studios in London and Kent, specialising in the production of hand-painted English bone china. They have recently started producing a range of Smallfilms licensed…

  • Crussh

    Juice Bar

    Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 1AW [map]

    Crussh serve a wide selection of juices and smoothies that are 98% fat free, as well as a wide selection of sandwiches and soups, all guaranteed fresh for your enjoyment.

  • Dairy Art Centre

    Arts Centre

    Wakefield Street, WC1N 1PG [map]

    One of the most exciting not-for-profit art spaces in London, The Dairy Art Centre occupies a 12,500 sq ft milk deposit formerly used by Express Dairies.

  • Edwards & Todd

    Home & Gift

    25A Museum Street, Holborn, WC1A 1JU [map]

    Edwards & Todd sell an array of gifts, including jewellery, glassware, pure wool blankets, ceramics, bags, scarves and children's toys.

  • Friend At Hand


    2 - 4 Herbrand Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 1HX [map]

    The Friend at Hand is a cosy little pub just tucked around the corner from Russell Square tube station. Taylor Walker pubs have been serving the best British pub food and drink for over two…

  • The Fryer's Delight

    Fish & Chips

    19 Theobald's Road, Holborn, WC1X 8SL [map]

    The Fryer's Delight serve a variety of fish and chip meals as well as sausages, burgers and fishcakes. Catering for vegetarians is also available.

  • Gap Kids

    Children's Clothing & Accessories

    Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 1AW [map]

    This is the children's version of Gap, selling basic practical clothing from jeans and fleeces to T-shirts and backpacks.

  • Gay's The Word


    66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 1AB [map]

    Gay's The Word was the first bookshop in Great Britain to be totally devoted to gay literature, and sells books on subjects including political, historical, philosophical and sexual perspectives on…