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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.
Park
“Victoria Park alway shas something going on! From live music, to food trucks, to vendors. This is where London hosts its annual Ribfest and TD Sunfest where musicians from all over the world travel for this week-long free concert!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Park
“Springbank Park is a beautiful park in South London that is full of playgounds, splashpads, picnic tables, day-use BBQ's. There are over 20 kilometers of paved walking and cycling trails that run along the Thames River. This is a peaceful place to spend a morning, afternoon, or entire day, for free!”
  • 31 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“Home of the London Kights OHL Hockey, London Lightning NBL Basketball team, and lots of concerts.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Museum
“This facility located at the Forks of the Thames doubles as the London Art Gallery.”
  • 12 locals recommend
University
“Beautiful University. Check website for events. Often has movies, art museum events or concerts on the campus.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Bakery
“This is a great place to eat and explore the shops on that street- London potters guild, second hand stores, etc.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Diner
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“This is a very popular spot for breakfast in London. They've got everything from simple aggs and bacon to pancakes stakes 4 high with thick-cut maple bacon between and eggs on top! Great place if you're abreakfast lover!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“Established in 1845, they’re are a 7 day a week Market located right in Downtown London! Offering an abundance of food, services, a local farmers’ market twice weekly and an array of cultural festivals and”
  • 17 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Nice high end stores like Zara, Marciano, Swarovski, Sephora, Mac etc about a 15 min drive North”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bus Station
“This is said to be the nicest mall in London. I love it because it has a movie theatre, and the Keg restaurant attached. It is also the only mall in the city that has an apply store. Guilty i am an apple person ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Theater
“If you love live theatre, you'll love The Grand Theatre. Two stages and tickets at a fraction of the cost of the other big city theatres starting at about $50. Hosted in a beautiful historic building we are lucky to have this theatre just a short 1.6km walk away. Make a date of it with dinner at Garlic's Restaurant located right next door. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing food at a great price. Dimly lit and often loud. Located in Old North, this place is fantastic. Just walk in, as they don't take reservations. If there is a line, wait. It's worth it. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local popular bar for those over 30 or those who want to hang out with older cool people (there is a big ox of younger people there too).”
  • 10 locals recommend
Building
“Western Fair District: Saturday market (8am-3pm), Casino, Horse Racing, Yuk Yuks comedy.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Field
“Fanshawe Conservation Area has a bunch of fun things to do including: -Camping -Kayak/Canoe Rentals -Walking/Hiking/Biking Trails -Swimming -Pioneer Village -Beach Volleyball Courts”
  • 10 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Set in a heritage building, Aeolian's performance hall is said to have extraordinary acoustics. They offer a stellar line-up of musical artists at reasonable prices. ”
  • 14 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Bakery
“This is a great place to eat and explore the shops on that street- London potters guild, second hand stores, etc.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Diner
“This is a very popular spot for breakfast in London. They've got everything from simple aggs and bacon to pancakes stakes 4 high with thick-cut maple bacon between and eggs on top! Great place if you're abreakfast lover!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing food at a great price. Dimly lit and often loud. Located in Old North, this place is fantastic. Just walk in, as they don't take reservations. If there is a line, wait. It's worth it. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local popular bar for those over 30 or those who want to hang out with older cool people (there is a big ox of younger people there too).”
  • 10 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
“Calling all Vegans.... THIS IS YOUR HAPPY PLACE. Eat here, be happy. trust us. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
“why here? Because we love locally sourced coffee, Barista's with knowledge and lemon tarts and veggie quiche' . A local favorite!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Cool vibe with amazing coffee (get the flat white!) one block from our downtown home. They also serve a variety of pastries and have gluten free options. Try the daily toast specials. I love the smoked salmon toast!!”
  • 11 locals recommend
Irish Pub
“Lots of fun. Very busy University spot on the weekends. Great live bands that play modern pop covers.”
  • 5 locals recommend

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