Borough Market, London, Great Britain

55 Mentions on Trippy

8 Southwark Street

London, SE1 9AH Great Britain

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020 7407 1002

http://www.boroughmarket.org.uk/

  • 4 mentions in Must sees in London??

    • Johnny K.

      Johnny K. said, "...hit New Bond St or just walk thru it.. cool street to tick off.. Camden Market for some funky cheap gets.. Borough Market on a Saturday is a must in the morning.. cheeses.. antipasta.. wine.. its gorgeous and on the river.. try..." See More

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...by itself, I think. For restaurants, my fave is The Botanist. Very hip crowd, very good food. I'm going to second Borough Market. Not a lot there to do, but an amazing place to see. Regency Cafe has an amazing breakfast..." See More

    • Felipe G.

      Felipe G. said, "...Southbank Centre 3. A picnic in Hyde Park or Green Park 4. A picture in London Bridge 5. A morning in Borough Market 6. A shopping session in portobello markets 7. An afternoon in Camden Town 8. One or two beers in..." See More

    • Grant B.

      Grant B. said, "...say the coolest experiences I have had over there are at the amazing open air markets that are around the city. Borough Market is one of the largest open air markets in the world and is certainly one of the most amazing..." See More

  • 4 mentions in Non touristy restaurants in London?

    • Klaudia C.

      Klaudia C. said, "... Borough Market is lovely but filled with tourists . On a saturday especially ! head better on a weekday if you would like to check it out . Portobello Rd is in the same category bumper to bumper with people so keep..." See More

    • Tuguldur B.

      Tuguldur B. said, "...Another vote for Borough Market, and don't forget portobello markets! I have been told by number of friends to try out The Shed in Notting Hill. Each day is different menu and prices seem reasonable. Other notable mentions would be to..." See More

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...Go to Borough Market on a market day and there's something for everyone. It's not a restaurant, it's a tremendous experience with food stalls and so many treats one cannot possibly eat them all. But I recommend the Raclette grilled cheese with..." See More

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...foodie area that's attracting a lot of buzz. You'll have a lot to choose from there. I'm also very fond of Borough Market- you can have a lot of fun sampling from the various traders and there is a range of..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Newcomer to London

    • Caitlin W.

      Caitlin W. said, "...Visit Borough Market, its a food lover's dream!..." See More

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "...I would recommend a walk along the South Bank. Take in Borough Market- go early to avoid the crowds, then continue to the Tate Modern and have a look there. I would walk across the bridge there to St Pauls too...." See More

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...you'll see some of London's renowned architecture, like the The Shard and Big Ben, but at a calm pace. Other recommendations: Borough Market (Borough Market): Try to go on a Thursday or Friday when it’s less crowded. You’ll find everything from burgers..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Best Dining in London?

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...Marcus from chef Marcus Wareing, Evans & Peel which is an amazing-looking quirky bar and, in East London Disappearing Dining Club. Borough Market has some great restaurants and bars attached and I'm also going to try Brixton Village Market this trip...." See More

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...Oreo shake, there are numerous Byron outposts around town. You could spend some time eating your way through Brick Lane or Borough Market, or you could fill up on a late-night dinner at Wok To Walk. And don't forget, there's always..." See More

    • Sally E.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Sally E. said, "...Victoria - Cardinal Place (delicious African chicken that you can find anywhere), Wagamama (Asian fusion also found all around London) and Borough Market, a delicious marketplace with fresh produce and food stalls. Fish and chips and chicken tikka masala are both..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Free things to do in London?

    • Mat E.

      Mat E. said, "...Millennium Bridge with St Pauls the other side. Keeping to the south of Father Thames pass Shakespeare's Globe ...go on to Borough Market for food (check the days its on) near London Bridge you can of course just keep going....pop into see..." See More

    • Keith B.

      Keith B. said, "...I would also be sure to hit up Borough Market for lunch one day - on one of the side alleys is the street used in Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. Not too far from the market is the Tate Modern..." See More

    • Krista N.

      Krista N. said, "...I would focus on markets! Borough Market for food on a Saturday, Columbia Road Flower Market for flowers and atmosphere on a Sunday, Brick Lane Market on a Sunday for people watching. All of this is free!! London is a great city..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Cheap meals to have in Central London?

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...I'd head to the markets. You can get some great food at the various stallholders at Borough Market or also in the south-east at Maltby Street Market...." See More

    • Regan W.

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      Regan W. said, "...My two favorite foodie experiences were Borough Market and African Kitchen Gallery. The latter was really exceptional in food, service and atmosphere--really diverse clientele from around the world, tiny dining room and the chef/proprieteur wandering around chatting with everyone. It only has..." See More

    • Ben L.

      Ben L. said, "...100% the markets! Borough Market is a classic. Spitalfields is a personal favourite and is near Brick Lane that has plenty of cheap curry and the Brick Lane Market on Sunday is good with plenty of street food. A personal fave though..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Great London restaurants

    • Sarah M.

      Sarah M. said, "...also do lunch or dinner if you prefer! Also The Table Café if you are following the recommendation and heading to Borough Market Book ahead for the set lunch Le Gavroche It is a truly wonderful experience. The cooking and service are..." See More

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...of the last San Pellegrino world's top restaurants list. If you're looking for something less glamorous but still yummy, head to Borough Market- there's a strip of cafes and restaurants there that all do great food. Great tapas at Brindisa in..." See More

    • Regan W.

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      Regan W. said, "...Only a handful of tables, so we made resys ahead of our trip and it was delicious and incredibly charming. And Borough Market for food is not to be missed. That was a foodie's paradise. Coffee, on the other hand--had loads of..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where to visit for out first time out of the country?

    • chuck l.

      chuck l. said, "...Chips, Spitalfields is excellent. The British Museum is excellent and will take a whole day. This is a do not miss Borough Market is a joke, if you live anywhere they have a farmer's market which is any good. Do not go...." See More

    • Margot S.

      Margot S. said, "...Go eat at Borough Market. Cheap and nice to walk...." See More

  • 2 mentions in How can my family make the most of our trip to London?

    • Kristi D.

      Kristi D. said, "...markets are also free, if the 13 year old is a girl she might enjoy Camden Market, Portobello Rd is interesting, Borough Market is an interesting food market. One place that I take everyone to is the Tower Of London, it's fun,..." See More

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...allow you to maximize your time and get more things in when you need to. Go to Sunday Up Market Spitalfields Borough Market Get tickets for plays at either the half-price booth in Leicester Sq. or any of the discount ticket offices..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Help us plan a week in London in May/June

    • colleen n.

      colleen n. said, "...wonderful ride along the Thames and across the many famous bridges to see a lot of the historic buildings and sights. Borough Market, & Shoreditch and all open air and fun to explore. Be sure to check days & times they..." See More

    • Nat W.

      Nat W. said, "...pots, cups and saucers and a disco/night club downstairs in the evenings (quite a studenty though). Markets to check out are: Borough Market for delicious food, Old Spitalfields Market where you'll find really cool old and new stalls selling vintage and modern,..." See More

  • 2 mentions in A few days in London for the first time. Looking for food/drinks/shopping.

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...Some really good eating and drinking around Borough Market with a fun vibe. A fair few of my fave restaurants I'd normally recommend are sadly closed between Christmas and New Year. If you're looking for a bar with a view, check out..." See More

    • Rod C.

      Rod C. said, "...stayed in the Southwark area of SE1. Its a great borough full of cool cafes, bars and restaurants. Check out the Borough Market here. http://boroughmarket.org.uk/ And a must see for a Sat or Sunday brunch is http://www.maltby.st/. This was my favourite. I..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where is the best shopping in London?

    • Lewis M.

      Lewis M. said, "...Hit up the markets a quick google search will show you where they are... Borough Market and Maltby St are good. Camden Market is excellent also...." See More

    • C K.

      C K. said, "...Lidl and Aldi have more european stuff for your local shops - if you are in london you should go to Borough Market or one of the many farmers markets that take place all over town (usually weekends)...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are unique things to do for a romantic evening in London?

    • Roxana K.

      Roxana K. said, "...and squares, and Dalston Roof Park where you pay £5 membership and can see films for free. And I would visit Borough Market for a unique food experience ...." See More

  • 1 mention in Where to stay in London?

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...pass to make as much of your time as possible. One of my fave areas is around London Bridge - there's Borough Market which has great food tastings as well as amazing bars and cafes and you're close to the Thames for..." See More

  • 1 mention in Young, fun area to stay in London for College Grads?

    • Kelly D.

      Kelly D. said, "...but I'd also keep a look out for places in Southwark. Some places to check out: Brick Lane, Brixton Market, and Borough Market for the food. Green Park, Hyde Park, and The Regent's Park for bike rides and lounging (Regent's Park has..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best budget hotels in London?

    • Michael H.

      Michael H. said, "...look at citizenM hotel London Bankside in Southwark. You will have the Tate Modern, The Globe Theatre, Mary Ward Centre and Borough Market close by. Then it is just over the pedestrian Millennium Bridge and you are in the city at the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Itinerary for three guys going to London for 4 and Edinburgh for 3 days

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...walking tour - these tours will give you a great overview of the history of London and East London. Check out Borough Market during the day for good food. And if you want to go anywhere for a great view, try cocktails..." See More

  • 1 mention in First time. Most kingdomly vivid places to see in 4 days. During holidays.

    • Louise A.

      Louise A. said, "...One thing I love to do is walk from Waterloo along the Southbank to Borough Market Stopping off at the Tate Modern for a cup of tea on the top floor looking over the London skyline, maybe taking in a few exhibitions..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the top 5 sights I can't miss in London?

    • Lindsay H.

      Lindsay H. said, "...just one but out of all the places in London to visit, you cannot miss seeing the Covent Garden, Greenwich Market, Borough Market, Westminster Abbey and although super touristy, the London Eye is beautiful! Premier Inn London County Hall Hotel, Comfort..." See More

  • 1 mention in Top international destinations with teenage children?

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...lights along Regent St are a sight to see. There is also really good mid-ranged food near the major markets like Borough Market. Some great other ones to check out include Camden Market and portobello markets. Everywhere you look in London..." See More

  • 1 mention in London's best restaurants?

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...London has a phenomenal food scene. Beyond the many fancy restaurants, which I love, you must go to Borough Market on a day when it's fully functional. There is a spectacular Halumi sandwich at one stand, amazing drippy Raclette cheese sandwich at..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is there a craft beer scene of any sort in London?

    • Krista N.

      Krista N. said, "...the chain Craft Beer Company. There are a few in London and they have a great selection. Lastly, try The Rakeoutside Borough Market. Enjoy!!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Fun things to do in London

    • Fernanda S.

      Fernanda S. said, "...inside. You can walk to Primrose Hill from there and watch the sunset. Like food markets? London has many. Check out: Borough Market, Brick Ln, Camden Lock Market. Although I'm a Community Manager for Yelp in São Paulo, I have lived..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best places to go early in the morning when you're jet-lagged?

    • Alex J.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Alex J. said, "...suggest you start from either Waterloo Station (Royal Festival Hall) -- my preference -- or London Bridge (The Bowl or even Borough Market where you can get a great coffee at Monmouth Coffee Company), and walk towards the Tate Modern. It should..." See More

  • 1 mention in Help me plan a week in London in April

    • Grace F.

      Grace F. said, "...a look at your profile and based on that and the fact you’re visiting London in April I’d suggest: Head to Borough Market. It’s on Thursday to Saturday in the day time with around seventy stalls selling food produced in Britain...." See More

  • 1 mention in 2 week itinerary for London, Spain, and Germany?

    • R.a. K.

      R.a. K. said, "...or Saturday night, Koko is an old converted theatre that has live music and dj's playing. My favourite market is the Borough Market which is open Saturdays. Have tons of fun :)..." See More

  • 1 mention in Need inspiration for Loco'l. Where is the best place in the world to eat?

    • Alex J.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Alex J. said, "...expats promoting their own traditions -- Brazilian pao de queijo at Whitecross St Market, BOB Lobster rolls (and tuna tacos!) at Borough Market and Shanghai dumplings in Brixton Market. As for my top restaurant choices today? Bentleys in London, Gambrinus in Lisbon,..." See More

  • 1 mention in 2 days in London, what to see?

    • Jacqui T.

      Jacqui T. said, "...walking tour - these tours will give you a great overview of the history of London and East London. Check out Borough Market during the day for good food. And if you want to go anywhere for a great view, try cocktails..." See More

  • 1 mention in 4 days in London - Local insights on attractions and restaurants?

    • Elly C.

      Elly C. said, "...4 days are over a weekend, you should definitely go to some of the markets in London. They are my fav. Borough Market, portobello markets, Spitalfields and Camden Market are must dos...." See More

  • 1 mention in Best place to take family with two teens/boys and one 22 year old/girl?

    • Lyn C.

      Lyn C. said, "...The London Eye is fun. Greenwich, and all the other normal sight-seeing places in London. Covent Garden, Borough Market. Tower Of London is especially fun. Number Sixteen is my favorite hotel in London but pricey...." See More

  • 1 mention in Top 5 restaurants in London?

    • Shelly O.

      Shelly O. said, "...Hi Hussam: we just spent a week in London and explored the food and street markets. Borough Market was our favorite large market for food and two local street markets we loved were Venn Street (http://www.vennstreetmarket.co.uk/) Market and Maltby Street Market Rope..." See More

  • 1 mention in I've got 24hrs, can anyone map it out for the wife and I?

    • Michelle D.

      Michelle D. said, "...to the train, you can see the Magna Carta The British Library. If you're into food, I'd recommend a trip to Borough Market. Of course, walking past Buckingham Palace you might catch the Changing of the Guard at around 11.15 am..." See More

  • 1 mention in London on the Cheap

    • colleen n.

      colleen n. said, "...can honestly say that the cost & wait in line are overated. There are several markets that are great to explore: Borough Market, Camden Market (where punk is alive & well), Shoreditch House , Portobello Market . You can ofcourse visit..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must visit in 3 days

    • Alex J.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Alex J. said, "...deck or just get a drink at the lovely Aqua Shard bar). London Bridge is a great area for food and Borough Market is an absolute favourite amongst locals for lunch from thu-sat. Highly suggested! Another good area to eat is Farringdon,..." See More