London - Mayfair Guide
Mayfair is one of Londons posh neighbourhoods. If you want to shop for Dior or have a fancy dinner that's where you should go. But Mayfair is not just nice for spending some money. It is also the home to Londons most beautiful sights and streets. So no matter on what budget you are you should not miss a day in Mayfair.
Mayfair is located in the foursquare between Marble Arch, Oxford Circus, Picadilly Circus and Hyde Park Corner. Its most famous shopping streets are Regents Street, Oxford Street, Bond Street and Piccadilly. Here you can find anything from H&M to Tiffany & Co. Londons famous department palace Selfridges also houses in Mayfair. Especially during Christmas season you can find the most beautiful window setups and christmas decorations here.
As you can imagine dining in Mayfair is rather expensive. If not for dinner or lunch you should definitly have afternoon tea here. Mayfair has the most beautiful teatime spots, which is something you should do at least once when in London.
Closest underground stations are Bond Street, Oxford Circus, Piccadilly Circus.
Mayfair Hotspots (click on the map to download)
Nac - Little french bistro, perfect for breakfast - 41 N Audley St
Sandwich Centre - Awesome sandwich spot - 16 Royal Opera Arcade
Taylor St Baristas - great coffees - 22 Brook's Mews
Benugo - If you want a quick bite. Click here for detailed post - 14 Curzon St
Burlington Arcade - Very nice passage with vintage jewelry shops - 51 Piccadilly
Hamley's - For the inner child in you, or actually your children - 188-196 Regent St
Maison Assouline - Book store/bar. Great for an afternoon drink. Click here for detailed post - 196A Piccadilly
The Mayfair Chippy - If you want to pay 20 Pound for Fish&Chips. But very good! - 14 N Audley St
Fortnum & Mason - Great department store and epic afternoon tea - 181 Piccadilly
Sketch - Funny place :) Have afternoon tea in the pink room - 9 Conduit St
The Wolseley - Just love this place, another great afternoon tea spot - 160 Piccadilly
The Palm Court - Inside the Ritz Hotel, one of the best afternoon teas - 150 Piccadilly
Burger & Lobster - Funny but great combo - 29 Clarges St
Coya - Peruvian cuisine - 118 Piccadilly
Nobu - Always good Japanese - 15 Berkeley St
Novikov - 50A Berkeley St
La Petite Maison - Nice and fancy French - 54 Brook's Mews
Hakkasan - Fancy Chinese- 17 Bruton St
Goodman - Steak house - 24-26 Maddox St
Sexy Fish - Speaks for itself - Berkeley Square
Chiltern Firehouse - Have drinks here - 1 Chiltern St
Park Chinois - For a romantic dinner with live music - 17 Berkeley St