My Complete London Bucket List

Last year I moved to England and fell in love with London during each of my visits to the city. Finally, having graduated from my Masters degree, I have the chance to move to London. Thus, to celebrate my London apartment hunting (which is not easy by the way!) I’ve decided to put togther the ultimate London bucket list of all the places I want to visit and things I want to do in town. Some of these things I already had a chance to do and visit and some are still on my bucket list.


Why am I sharing this with you? because this would be great as an ultimate guide to London’s hottest spots!

This is my bucket list divided by categories:

Restaurants & Cafes:

  • Sushisamba
  • Good Life Eatery
  • Bluebird
  • Galvin at Windows
  • Sketch
  • The Ivy Chelsea Gardens
  • Sosharo
  • Nobu Berkeley ST
  • Novikov
  • Forest on the Roof
  • Cafe Royal
  • Dishoom
  • Caravan King’s Cross
  • W Lounge
  • Hemsley + Hemsley Cafe at Selfridges
  • Peggy Porschen Cake
  • Dominique Ansel Bakery
  • Winter Garden at the Landmark
  • Dalloway Terrace
  • Children Firehouse
  • Aubaine at Selfridges
  • Novikov
  • Zuma
  • Hakkasan
  • Farm Girl
  • Four Winters
  • Berners Tavern
  • Yautcha


  • Radio Rooftop Bar
  • Rumpus Room
  • Aqua
  • Visa Rooftop Bar
  • Maddison Terrace Bar
  • Kensington Roof Garden
  • Notch
  • Cafe de Paris
  • Mahiki
  • Basement Sate
  • Dirty Martini
  • Trader Vic’s
  • Annabel’s Mayfair
  • Vertigo 42

Places for Afternoon Tea:

  • Sanderson
  • The Ritz
  • Conrad London St. James
  • Berkeley
  • The Dorchester
  • Palm Court
  • Claridge’s
  • The Orangery

Things to-do:

  • Visit Fortum & Mason
  • Watch the view from the Shard
  • Enjoy the view from Sky Garden
  • Silent Disco at the Shard
  • Eat a scone
  • Rainbow Bagel at Selfridges
  • Godiva chocolate strawberries at Covent Garden
  • Eat bubble waffle at Shoreditch
  • Buy themed biscuits from Biscuiteers Boutique
  • Shop in Harrods
  • Eat at Michelin starred restaurants
  • Take a selfie with the Brand Worship Graffiti in Notting Hill
  • Drink mould wine at Winter Wonderland


  • Tower of London
  • Kensington Palace
  • Portobello Market
  • Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
  • Albert Memorial
  • St. Paul’s Cathedral
  • Westminster Abbey
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Blenhaim Palace
  • Regent’s Park
  • Hampstead Heat
  • Primrose Hill
  • Shakespeare’s Globe
  • Royal Albert Hall


  • Saatchi Gallery
  • Natural History Museum
  • Wallace Collection







  1. September 5, 2016 / 6:53 PM

    great post!
    i love london <3

  2. September 6, 2016 / 9:11 AM

    Lovely places! Loads that I want to visit as well.

    Lots of Love,

  3. Suze - Luxury Columnist
    September 7, 2016 / 2:41 PM

    Good luck with your flat hunting! I’m curious why some places are crossed out on your list?

    • Fashion Matters
      September 7, 2016 / 10:57 PM

      I’ve crosses all the places I’ve been to already 🙂

  4. September 20, 2016 / 11:07 PM

    Such a lovely bucket list, I love my London! If it helps, I’ve shared A LOT on hot spots in London and the most photogenic spots 😉


  5. Amy
    September 28, 2016 / 3:16 PM

    I’d love to visit London some day! All of this sounds amazing.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

  6. September 28, 2016 / 3:22 PM

    We would like to visit London for our next European vacation, so thank you for sharing this! I am going to pin it for later!!!


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