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“kingly court”(21 reviews)
Carnaby is a unique shopping and dining destination in the heart of London's West End, with over 150 brands, boutiques, concept stores and flagships, and 60 independent restaurants, bars and cafés found across 14 streets, including the world famous...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Soho, London W1F, England
+44 20 7333 8118
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walking through London this is a must, simply because it stands out. The colours of the buildings is like stepping into the sixties, you get that bohemina feeling with light green and purple coloured buildings. Very charming and a nice experience. You will find some...More

Thank Pkoch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once the heart of fashion and later quirkiness, the area just seemed a little flat and dare we say it, dull. Gone are the stores and boutiques that made this place unique, replaced by many mainstream, high street brands, that can be found in almost...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a great place to meet friends and have a drink, the street is beautiful full of pubs, bars and restaurants, very colorful and energetic. It is also great to shops as there are some shops as well.

Thank Thais D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What happened ?, filled with endless restaurants, boring chain shops & one solitary survivor from the days it was the place to be.Birthplace of the swinging 60's , alive and vibrant in the 70"s,80's & now soulless with barely a nod to its glorious past...More

Thank Dm19660
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes it is touristy, yes it is expensive, but there is a reason for that: it is what the people want: it looks nice, it is fun to walk around and the shops are good. So enjoy it. I did.

Thank Hendrik70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to Carnaby Street specifically to shop at the Irregular choice store, I was not disappointed, the street had a great vibe and lots to choose from, I loved the quirky stores and great restaurants, everyone seemed to have a smile. The Street signs...More

Thank Em H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There was a lot less spiked hair walking around than the last time I was here. Just as I am sure it looked different in the 60’s. Nice stores and restaurant choices. A quiet car free road to walk around.

Thank Ghiatrain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is something about this street just down by liberty it's vibrant, different and has has a lot of nice Wee shops. There is a buzz to this street. U will find Mac, Adidas, skinny dip, Ben Sherman, and lots lots more. There is also...More

Thank Misslouboutin19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Carnaby Street as it was near where we were staying and having previously experienced the hustle and bustle of Oxford Street, I was looking for somewhere a bit easier to shop. Carnaby Street answered this question! It has all the shops you could...More

Thank jessmurphy99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had not been to Carnaby Street for decades, been busy travelling the world. It was great to see the old country and the ultra progressive city of London. The street is in a great location, tip; get off the the tube at Green Park station,...More

Thank iandenlester
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The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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Federico R
26 November 2017|
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Response from C R | Reviewed this property |
I would assume not, but previous advice is your best option. Cafes and restaurants should have posted hours. Beautiful time yo be there.
Cherie H
26 November 2016|
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Response from CelloB | Reviewed this property |
A lot in this area, just go and see which one you like 🍀
23 August 2015|
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Response from Spursgirl13 | Reviewed this property |
Open 7 days a week most shops open 10 am to 7pm with restaurants open later