If you want to see a different side of London, you definitely have to visit Brick Lane, one of the most iconic streets in London. This street in East London offers a lot of coffee shops, bars or street market stands.
Where to eat?
Very popular at Brick Lane is Indian cuisine. One of the most visited places to eat curries is Brick Lane Brasserie or City Spice who serves delicious dishes from Indian culture. Also the Monsoon worth a visit to try South Indian specialities.
If you are not a big fan of Indian cuisine, don’t worry. A local favourite since many years is the Beigel Bakery. Especially the salt beef or classic smoked salmon are well known and beloved.
The Brick Lane is really famous for its street art. Famous artists from all over the world come to this place to paint and show their skills. Even though the many investments in this area, Brick Lane is still true to its roots and industrial looking. That gives the place its charm.