Even the most hardened north of the river-er is likely to be familiar with the ‘go-to’ locations in the likes of Clapham and Brixton, but for those who haven’t yet dared to venture much further south, here’s a little insight into what you’re missing out on.
Boasting friendly staff, a large bar, burger shack and even heated huts in the garden, what more could you want for a romantic rendezvous?
Everywhere, but the dining area
Graveney and Meadow
If you’re after a more sophisticated evening, with low lighting and board games to boot, then this is the perfect place to get cosy and settle in for the evening.
As the name suggests, meze is this order of the day at this restaurant, so if you like to share and share alike and fancy more of a mix and match than a big meal for one, then Meza is right up your alley.
Although Tartine offers a long and varied menu, its the cake selection that deserves notable mention. If you haven’t experience their red velvet then you truly are missing out. Open until 7pm every day, there’s not excuse for not stopping by this little patisserie haven.
With a twist
Wimbledon dog track
Races are held every Thursday & Saturday night, doors open at 6.30pm with the first race at 7.30pm. It’s £7 for general admission, but the offers are frequent and the packages sublime, so it’s worth taking a look before you book.
Gala bingo is open 7 days a week, with morning, afternoon and evening sessions, so why not go retro and see if you hit a winning streak.