retail Top Retail-related places to visit in London.

Top Retail-related places to visit in London.


It's what girls do best, and London never disappoints. Here are some of top shopping locations and retail highlights, from the oldest to the most celebrated. Spend a penny!

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11. George Wombwell's Menagerie @ Old Compton Street
12. The Oldest Bank in London @ Child's Bank, 1 Fleet Street, London
13. Jimmy Greaves Sports Shop @ 1 New Road, South Chingford
14. Whiteleys: Shopping was Murder @ Queensway, London
15. A Market steeped in History @ Leather Lane
16. Binks in Bates @ 21a Jermyn Street, St. James's, London
17. Tomorrow Never Dies Car Chase @ Brent Cross Car Park, Brent Cross
18. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
19. Mrs Salmon's Waxworks @ 17 Chancery Lane
20. The Sights of Soho @ Meard Street, Soho
21. The Demon Barber of Fleet Street @ 186 Fleet Street, London
22. Virgin Born Here @ 2 Symons Street, London
23. Mr Freedom and Mr Feed em @ 20 Kensington Church Street, Kensington
24. The Beatles Apple Shop @ 94 Baker Street, London
25. Raymond's Revue Bar @ 11 Walkers Court, Brewer Street, Soho, London
26. Sainsbury's started here @ 173 Drury Lane, Holborn, London
27. Jigsaw and Kate Middleton @ 9 Argyll Street
28. Once a great Music Venue @ 246 Hackney Road
29. Birch's Immortal Shop @ 15 Cornhill, London
30. Good Gifts in a Tree @ 53 Exmouth Market
31. Liberty @ Regent Street, London
32. Tea, Tea, Glorious Tea @ 45 Berwick Street, Soho
33. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
34. Merlin's Cave @ Carlisle House, Soho Square, London
35. Hamleys Toy Store @ 188 - 196 Regent Street
36. Habitat & Joseph's First Home @ 77 Fulham Road, Chelsea
37. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
38. White's Chocolate House @ 69 St. James Street
39. The first Waitrose @ 263 High Street, Acton Hill
40. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
41. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
42. Farming Markets for a Decade @ Cramer Street Car park, Marylebone High Street
43. HMV's first Celebrity Opening @ 363 Oxford Street
44. Home to the Geisha Kimonos @ 1-7 Davies Mews
45. London's Most Female Street @ Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London
46. The Westfield London @ Shepherd's Bush, London
47. Harrods @ 87-135 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge
48. The East Ends most famous market @ Petticoat Lane
49. Where the Tricks came from @ 25 New Oxford Street
50. ExCel London @ Custom House, Docklands
51. R. Soles of London @ 109A Kings Road, Chelsea
52. The Great Pearl Robbery @ 88 Hatton Garden, Holborn
53. Yuletide Food with French Flair @ 202 Upper Street, Islington
54. Treadwell's Bookshop @ 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury
55. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
56. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
57. Catch the best fishmongers @ 88-90 Essex Road
58. The First McDonalds in UK @ Powis Street, Woolwich
59. Tip-Top Umbrellas @ James Smith & Sons, 53 New Oxford Street
60. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
61. Trinkets, Gems and Tourists @ Covent Garden
62. Maple House @ 149 Tottenham Court Road
63. Making Cake since the 1900s @ 111 Sydenham Road
64. Feeling Honourable? @ 86 Lower Marsh, Lambeth
65. Portobello Road Markets @ Portobello Road
66. McLaren and Westwood's SEX @ 430 Kings Road, London
67. Is This The New Portobello? @ Lower Marsh
68. Bagels while you Shop @ Nicole Farhi, 202 Westbourne Grove
69. Westfield Stratford City East @ Montfichet Road, Olympic Park
70. Indiana Jones' Hat Shop @ 13 Old Burlington Street, Mayfair
71. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
72. A Market With Mexican Roots @ Portobello Road
73. Kristin Baybars Toyshop @ 7 Mansfield Road, Gospel Oak
74. The Shop the Looters Ignored @ 70-72 St John's Road, Clapham
75. Labour and Wait... @ 18 Cheshire Street
76. Exchange Alley @ Bank, London
77. Charing Cross Book Worms @ Charing Cross Road
78. Market...stop shouting, go Shop @ Stadium Car Park, Engineers Way
79. A Market going down in History @ Harrow Road & Fernhead Road
80. Oldest Shopfront in London @ 56 Artillery Lane
81. Gong...Notting Hill @ 142 Portobello Road
82. Seven Sisters Market @ Pueblito Paisa, 231 High Road, Seven Sisters, Lo
83. Cupcakes in Kensington @ 132 Kensington Church Street
84. Winfield House @ North West Regents Park, London
85. John Lobb Bootmakers @ 9 St. James's Street, London
86. Where Do I Find Good Beer? @ Stoke Newington Church Street
87. Fox and Lewis @ 19 St James Street, London
88. Lock & Co...Historical Hats @ 6 St. James's Street
89. Magic, Gizmos & FUN @ 246 High Holborn
90. Bethnal Green...a Snatch @ 88 Teesdale Street
91. The Camden Markets @ Camden Lock Place
92. Floris Perfumerie @ 89 Jermyn Street, London
93. Faraday's Apprenticeship @ 48 Blandford Street, Marylebone, London
94. WH Smith lived here @ 12c Hyde Park Street, Bayswater
95. Sally Clarke's @ 122 & 124 Kensington Church Street, Kensington
96. Chrisp Street Market @ Chrisp Street, Poplar
97. Walthamstow Market @ Hoe Street to St James's Street
98. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
99. Retail on the River @ Gabriel's Wharf
100. The Kensington Poltergeist @ 20 Bute Street, South Kensington, London
101. Tantalise those Taste Buds @ 38 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden
102. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
103. Debenhams. a loo with a view @ 334-348 Oxford Street
104. House of the Mystery Hat @ Goldhawk Road
105. Once there were Herrings @ 137 Cannon Street
106. Leadenhall Market @ 48-51 Leadenhall Market
107. Agnes Marshalls Food Empire @ 32 Mortimer Street, Fitzrovia
108. Massage...on your time @ Neal's Yard, Covent Garden
109. Cricket in Covent Garden @ 21 Cranbourn Street, Covent Garden, London
110. Bloodgate Source @ 268 Lavender Hill, London