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. The First Shop in the World @ 25 Nelson Road, Greenwich, London
12. White's Chocolate House @ 69 St. James Street
13. George Wombwell's Menagerie @ Old Compton Street
14. Habitat & Joseph's First Home @ 77 Fulham Road, Chelsea
15. Harrods @ 87-135 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge
16. The Oldest Bank in London @ Child's Bank, 1 Fleet Street, London
17. Farming Markets for a Decade @ Cramer Street Car park, Marylebone High Street
18. Orwell's Booklovers Corner @ 1 South End Road, Hampstead, London
19. Angels and Bermans @ 119 Shaftesbury Avenue, London
20. Mary Quant's Bazaar @ Markham House, 138a King's Road, Chelsea
21. Coal Drops Yard @ Kings Cross
22. The World's First Ever Cashpoint @ 20 The Town, Enfield
23. Tomorrow Never Dies Car Chase @ Brent Cross Car Park, Brent Cross
24. Bethnal Green...a Snatch @ 88 Teesdale Street
25. The First McDonalds in UK @ Powis Street, Woolwich
26. Jigsaw and Kate Middleton @ 9 Argyll Street
27. The Great Pearl Robbery @ 88 Hatton Garden, Holborn
28. Mrs Salmon's Waxworks @ 17 Chancery Lane
29. Fox and Lewis @ 19 St James Street, London
30. Churchill's Favourite for Cheese @ 93 Jermyn Street
31. Merlin's Cave @ Carlisle House, Soho Square, London
32. Raymond's Revue Bar @ 11 Walkers Court, Brewer Street, Soho, London
33. Walthamstow Market @ Hoe Street to St James's Street
34. WH Smith lived here @ 12c Hyde Park Street, Bayswater
35. Maple House @ 149 Tottenham Court Road
36. Where Do I Find Good Beer? @ Stoke Newington Church Street
37. The Beatles Apple Shop @ 94 Baker Street, London
38. Retail on the River @ Gabriel's Wharf
39. Experts in Retro @ 4 Nettlefold Place
40. Kristin Baybars Toyshop @ 7 Mansfield Road, Gospel Oak
41. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
42. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
43. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
44. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
45. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
46. Walk In Back Rub @ 11 Charlotte Place
47. Making Cake since the 1900s @ 111 Sydenham Road
48. Gong...Notting Hill @ 142 Portobello Road
49. Faraday's Apprenticeship @ 48 Blandford Street, Marylebone, London
50. Hamleys Toy Store @ 188 - 196 Regent Street
51. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
52. London's Most Female Street @ Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London
53. Sothebys @ 3435 New Bond Street
54. Virgin Born Here @ 2 Symons Street, London
55. Bloodgate Source @ 268 Lavender Hill, London
56. Agnes Marshalls Food Empire @ 32 Mortimer Street, Fitzrovia
57. Feel the fibre of the fabric @ Joel & Son Fabrics, 75-83 Church Street
58. The Demon Barber of Fleet Street @ 186 Fleet Street, London
59. Is This The New Portobello? @ Lower Marsh
60. A Market steeped in History @ Leather Lane
61. Magic, Gizmos & FUN @ 246 High Holborn
62. Tea, Tea, Glorious Tea @ 45 Berwick Street, Soho
63. Leadenhall Market @ 48-51 Leadenhall Market
64. The Sights of Soho @ Meard Street, Soho
65. Anderson & Sheppard @ 17 Clifford Street, Mayfair
66. Old Spitalfields Market @ 16 Horner Square, Spitalfields
67. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
68. London's only Antique Dept Store @ 150 Chiswick High Road
69. London's Finest Recordshop @ 1 Earlham Street
70. Charing Cross Book Worms @ Charing Cross Road
71. Trinkets, Gems and Tourists @ Covent Garden
72. R. Soles of London @ 109A Kings Road, Chelsea
73. Seven Sisters Market @ Pueblito Paisa, 231 High Road, Seven Sisters, Lo
74. Once there were Herrings @ 137 Cannon Street
75. A Market going down in History @ Harrow Road & Fernhead Road
76. Treadwell's Bookshop @ 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury
77. Feeling Honourable? @ 86 Lower Marsh, Lambeth
78. Catch the best fishmongers @ 88-90 Essex Road
79. ExCel London @ Custom House, Docklands
80. Winfield House @ North West Regents Park, London
81. Binks in Bates @ 21a Jermyn Street, St. James's, London
82. Grand Seraglio... What? @ Covent Garden
83. Tigers in Town @ Oxford Street
84. Where the Tricks came from @ 25 New Oxford Street
85. She's in Fashion... @ 51 Endell Street, Covent Garden
86. Birch's Immortal Shop @ 15 Cornhill, London
87. John Lobb Bootmakers @ 9 St. James's Street, London
88. Massage...on your time @ Neal's Yard, Covent Garden
89. The Kensington Poltergeist @ 20 Bute Street, South Kensington, London
90. 80 years and still Dancing @ 94 St Martin's Lane
91. Magic and Comedy @ 145 Wardour Street
92. Mr Freedom and Mr Feed em @ 20 Kensington Church Street, Kensington
93. Cupcakes in Kensington @ 132 Kensington Church Street
94. The first Waitrose @ 263 High Street, Acton Hill
95. Exchange Alley @ Bank, London
96. Labour and Wait... @ 18 Cheshire Street
97. McLaren and Westwood's SEX @ 430 Kings Road, London
98. Bagels while you Shop @ Nicole Farhi, 202 Westbourne Grove
99. Radical booksellers since 1945 @ 5 Caledonian Road
100. Sainsbury's started here @ 173 Drury Lane, Holborn, London
101. Once a great Music Venue @ 246 Hackney Road
102. Quercus - Publishing Revelation @ 21 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury
103. Home to the Geisha Kimonos @ 1-7 Davies Mews
104. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
105. Cricket in Covent Garden @ 21 Cranbourn Street, Covent Garden, London
106. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
107. What no Drugs? @ 101 Leather Lane
108. Chrisp Street Market @ Chrisp Street, Poplar
109. Oldest Shopfront in London @ 56 Artillery Lane
110. Sally Clarke's @ 122 & 124 Kensington Church Street, Kensington