Will you love Enfield Town? Our local guide

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Enfield is a large town in north London, England, 10.1 miles (16.3 km) north of Charing Cross. It had a population of 156,858 in 2018. It includes the areas of Botany Bay, Brimsdown, Bulls Cross, Bullsmoor, Bush Hill Park, Clay Hill, Crews Hill, Enfield Highway, Enfield Lock, Enfield Town, Enfield Wash, Forty Hill, Freezywater, Gordon Hill, Grange Park, Hadley Wood, Ponders End, and World’s End. “

The amenities you might need in Enfield Town

Below is a list of the places you may want to check out if the area of Enfield Town. This can really help you out when you are moving to an area or neighbourhood.

Schools in and around the area of Enfield Town

Having an educational institution close by is a great perk when moving. See the list below of schools located in the Enfield Town vicinity and how they relate to property prices.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Enfield County Upper School County School, Holly Walk, Enfield 3.1 19
Inspirations Montessori Nursery Enfield 9 Lincoln Road, Enfield 5 18
London School of Arts 1st and 2nd Floor, 30 The Town, Enfield 4.7 45
Daley Tuition – home tuition, english, maths, science north london Church Street, Enfield, London N/A N/A
Safar Academy Enfield County School, Holly Walk, Enfield N/A N/A
Enfield Grammar School (Lower) Parsonage Lane, Enfield 2.5 13
Enfield Grammar School (Upper) Market Place, Enfield 3.2 17
Kumon Maths & English United Reform Church, CHRIST CHURCH, Chase Side, Enfield 4.6 19
Nuffield Health Enfield Fitness & Wellbeing Gym Tower Point, 52 Sydney Road, Enfield, London 3.5 124
St George’s Primary School Gordon Road, Enfield 4.4 10
St Anne’s Catholic High School for Girls Lower Site, 50 London Road, Enfield 5 5
Kindred Enfield Nursery and Pre-School 79 Southbury Road, Enfield 3.7 14
Informed Families – Enfield’s Family Information Service Schools and Early Years Improvement Service, Civic Centre, Silver Street, Enfield 5 1
Nursery on The Green 44 Chase Side, Enfield 4 1
London Borough Of Enfield Sports Development Team Civic Centre, Silver Street, Enfield N/A N/A
St Andrew’s CE Primary School 116 Churchbury Lane, Enfield 4.3 7
Jolly Kids Day Nursery 102 Church Street, Enfield 5 3
Silverways School London St. Andrews Parish Centre, Silver Street, Enfield N/A N/A
LC Aesthetics Academy 34A London Road, Enfield 5 3
Nexus Enfield Silver Street, Enfield N/A N/A

Tube & Train stations nearby the area of Enfield Town

Train and tube stations in Enfield Town can provide you with direct links to nearby cities and hence, they are a desirable feature for people when deciding on a place to live. Those who move into a city with direct transport links are able to travel further for work and will maybe spend less time commuting. Find a table below about where these transport links are:

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Enfield Town Southbury Road, Enfield 3.5 67
Enfield Chase United Kingdom 4.2 51

Hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in the area of Enfield Town

Enfield Town has 5 medical institutions. These include hospitals, doctors offices, pharmacies and other stores providing medical attention. Here are the details the nearby medical institutions (1000 radius of the area).

Medical institution Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Vov Groupservices LTD Electric Avenue, Enfield N/A N/A
WOW Health & Aesthetics Clinic 13 Genotin Terrace, Enfield 5 6
Gold Medical Centre 12 Genotin Terrace, Enfield 4.8 44
Enfield: Microsuction Ear Wax Removal London EN1 First Floor, 285 Willow Road, Enfield 4.6 29
Baytree House Christchurch Close, Enfield 1 1

Post offices in Enfield Town

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages easy. In a post office you can do things like exchange currency, post your packages, buy everyday items and even redirect your mail. It is likely you will use one at some point if you were to move in to the area so we have compiled the post offices nearby in a table below so you know if this area is the right place for you.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Enfield Post Office 27 Church Street, Enfield 2.5 96
Royal Mail Parcel Postbox Premier Work Support Ltd, 5 Colman Parade, Southbury Road, Enfield 0 0
Royal Mail Delivery Office Enfield Savoy Parade, Enfield 1.9 23

Things that make us love Enfield Town

What makes the heart of Enfield Town? At Cozee we asked ourselves what would define the culture, the vibe of a given area. We have come up with the following elements so whether you are a foodie or a night bird, we got you covered. Check out the different restaurants, pubs, gym that exist in Enfield Town to help you decide to move in there.

Are there a lot of supermarkets in Enfield Town?

Perhaps one of the most common amenities in Enfield Town would be supermarkets. Below, you will be able to tell what type of supermarket there are in Enfield Town and what company operates here.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Londis 27 Burdett Road, London 3.7 24
Sainsbury’s Local 420 Mile End Road, London 3.1 84
Costcutter 106-108 White Horse Lane, London 4 4
Costcutter 70-72 Ben Jonson Road, London 3.9 52
Tesco Express 1-5, Merchants Quarter, Bow, London 2.5 152
Mile End Food & Wine London 93 Burdett Road, London 4.5 37
Low Cost Supermarket London 367 Mile End Road, London 4.4 25
食全超市 FODAL MILE END SUPERMARKET 74 Ben Jonson Road, London 4.4 85
Ali Halal Grocers London 54 Saint Paul’s Way, London 4.4 14
Shobji Bazar London 58 Saint Paul’s Way, London 3 4
快易行Shop&Go(Mile End) 245 Mile End Road, Stepney Green, London 4.3 29
Benjohnson Road Fish Bazar London 60 Ben Jonson Road, London 4 20
Tesco Express 193 Mile End Road, Bethnal Green, London 5 1
Carr Grocery Limehouse Arch 381 Carr Street, London 4.5 57
Best Food Centre Old Ford 417 Roman Road, Old Ford, London 4.4 103
Sainsbury’s Local 3 – 5 Globe Road, Stepney Green, London 3.8 44
Bow Supermarket London 163-167 Devons Road, London 4.2 60
Maa Food Bazar 212 Devons Road, London 4.6 27
Taja Halal Food Ltd 216 Devons Road, London 4.7 47

Museums & Galleries in the area

An area thrives through its people and their interactions. Discover Enfield Town through its art scene by exploring galleries, museums, and cultural institutions, providing enjoyable weekend activities and contributing to the vibrant community.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Enfield Museum 39 London Road, Enfield 3.7 17

Public houses of Enfield Town

As Londoners, at Cozee we are deeply attached to our weekly attendance to our local pub. Why should you be different in the place where you are going to live? That is why we have been testing and reviewing all the pubs in Enfield Town. As a matter of fact, we didn’t… But we would have loved to. Here is then the list of the greatest pubs of Enfield Town

Pub name Name Address Description
Botany Bay Cricket Club East Lodge Lane Enfield EN2 8AS Founded in 1899 The Bay is more than cricket: Botany Bay Petanque Club playing both competitive, Chiltern League, and social boule. Botany Bay Darts teams plays in the local Friday league. North London MG Owners Club meet at the Bay every Monday planning their outings, rallies and competitions. They are a committed supporter of live music hosting The Bay Jazz Club on Tuesdays for the traditional Jazz enthusiast and the Googlies Jazz Supper Club on a Thursday evening for music of a more modern era. monthly Big Boppa Rock n Roll and Big Band events during the winter months.
Crews Hill Golf Club Cattlegate Road Enfield EN2 8AZ This private members club admits diners who are also permitted to use the bar that overlooks miles of scenic countryside. Smart casual dress standards apply. Guest beer changes every few weeks.
Cricketers 19 Chase Side Place Enfield EN2 6QA Hidden away off Chase Side, this pub is decorated inside and out with cricketing paraphernalia and memorabilia. Quiz nights held every Thursday 9pm.
Crown & Horseshoes 15 Horseshoe Lane Enfield EN2 6PZ Picturesque canalside setting with a very large garden. Now re-branded a GK Flamegrill by Greene King. Landlord has been given permission to buy outside the GK stable and currently has Redemption and Landlord as regulars along with GK IPA. His guest will come from GK.
Enfield Golf Club Old Park Road Enfield EN2 7DA
Enfield Town Club Old Park Avenue Enfield EN2 6PR Conservative club with a spacious and comfortable lounge. Events and entertainment are a regular feature and the main lounge can be used for parties or anniversary celebrations.
Jolly Farmers 2 Enfield Road Enfield EN2 7QS Large Tudor style Roadhouse. The guest ale is normally a McMullen seasoal beer.
King & Tinker Whitewebbs Lane Enfield EN2 9HJ Isolated country pub retaining many original features. Outside play area for children. Up to two guest ales are often available. A table is reserved for dogs and walkers; a nice touch!
King’s Head 9 Market Place Enfield EN2 6LL Re-opened November 2010 after three years of closure. One of Enfield’s oldest pubs (300 years). Grade L1 listed.
Moon Under Water 115-117 Chase Side Enfield EN2 6NN Well established Wetherspoon which used to be a dairy. The building has a church-like appearance; light floods in on three sides. Note the high ceiling with wooden beams.; whilst you are looking up you will also see a library; but its not open!! Popular with all age groups, there’s a dedicated area for families until 8.30pm. Within easy reach of both Gordon Hill and Enfield Chase stations. Westons Old Rosie is invariably available. Breakfast is served until noon and meals until 11pm. Sparklers WILL be used; if you are concerned, ask for them to be removed.
North Enfield Cricket Club Strayfield Road Enfield EN2 9JE The club’s first recorded match was in 1886 and moved to the current ground in 1951.
O’Neill’s 5 The Town Enfield EN2 6LE The George changed to O’Neill’s in November 2017, bringing their usual style of music(DJ on Friday and Saturday pm), sport and general fun. Happy to confirm they are maintaining a range of ales, albeit regular brands.
Old Wheatsheaf 3 Windmill Hill Enfield EN2 6SE Renovated both inside and out; a well equipped garden is ready for any kind of weather.
Pied Bull Bulls Cross Enfield EN2 9HE Within a mile of the M25. this low beamed establishment is understood to have been the seventeenth century kennels for James I’s hunting dogs. There’s a large conservatory and a small beer garden at the rear. Pied Bull Bitter @ 3.9%, brewed by GK is often on as one of the changing beers.
Plough Cattlegate Road Enfield EN2 9DJ Reopened in March 2016 after major refurbishment that features various styles including 1950s wallpaper and distressed( second-hand) timber. After entering a visitor is confronted by a sign “Please wait here to be seated”. IE, the interior is dedicated to food service! The external seating area has been extended to accommodate a petangue pitch and children’s play area. The pub is surrounded by garden centres.
Ridgeway 76 The Ridgeway Enfield EN2 8JF After a refit in October 2013 they now offer 2/3 guests from the Ember Inns seasonal list.
Robin Hood 240 The Ridgeway Enfield EN2 8AP Large roadside pub/restaurant. Plenty of outside seating and big car park.
Rose & Crown Clay Hill Enfield EN2 9AJ Grade 2 Listed building situated at the bottom of Clay Hill and built in 1700 it was a food led establishment once owned by the aunt and uncle of Dick Turpin.
Wonder 1 Batley Road Enfield EN2 0JG A great old-fashioned two-bar back-street local. A previous Chairman of the local CAMRA branch secured its ACV status in 2016. Separate public bar with real fire, dart board and piano. Honky Tonk music is enjoyed from 5pm to 7pm Sunday afternoons. There are also bands playing some Friday or Saturday evenings. Some tables in the public bar feature table-top games such as Backgammon, Draughts and Snakes & Ladders. Other board games are available and well behaved children are welcome till 9pm. The quieter lounge bar also has a fruit machine. Fully paved outside seating with a heated area for smokers. The car park has now been taken over as outside seating. It also has a Pizza van which is open Wednesday to Saturday. Enjoy 40p off a pint of McMullen ale only between 4pm to 7pm, Monday to Friday. McMullen may start using sparklers; be warned! Pub was refurbished in November 2022, new pictures, wooden panels painted lighter, light blue bars with battleship grey on walls and back panels.

Green spaces and parks of Enfield Town

One of London’s best assets is its green spaces. See if Enfield Town offers room to roam.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Jubilee Gardens Belvedere Road, London 4.5 1413
Elm Court 1 Pump Court, London 4.3 6
Middle Temple Gardens 3 Middle Temple Lane, Temple, London 4.7 82
Bernie Spain Gardens South Bank, London 4.4 488
Bloomsbury Square Garden 14 Bloomsbury Square, London 4.3 2017
The Phoenix Garden 21 Stacey Street, London 4.6 461
LGBT Chairs ️‍ Ground Floor, South East Wing, Bush House, 300 Strand, London 5 1
Victoria Embankment Gardens 4 Temple Place, Temple, London N/A N/A
Potnotch Jubilee Market, Tavistock Street, London 5 1
London Memorial Garden Savoy Place, London 3.8 4
Drury Lane Gardens 58 Drury Lane, London 3.9 16
Fountain Court Temple, London 4.6 8
Southbank boardwalk South Bank, Unnamed Road, London 4.8 13
Street Art Skaterpark 337-338 Belvedere Road, London N/A N/A
National Theatre garden terrace South Bank, National Theatre, London N/A N/A
The Diamond Jubilee Penny Maze Henrietta Street, London 5 1
Southbank (River Thames South) Walkpath. Unnamed Road, London 4.8 18
Victoria Embankment Gardens Villiers Street, London 4.6 2523
Diamond Jubilee Garden St Pauls Church, Bedford Street, London 4.4 12
BIG 7 7 Bell Yard, London N/A N/A

Gyms in Enfield Town

While working from home has increased, so has the frequentation of gyms to help keep in shape. With companies like Better or Pure Gym and others, Enfield Town might help you stay in shape. A great feature to have nearby.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Oasis Sports Centre 32 Endell Street, London 4.3 788
Virgin Active Shell-Mex House, 80 Strand, London 4.3 299
Gymbox Holborn 100 High Holborn, London 4.3 340
Nuffield Health Covent Garden Fitness and Wellbeing Gym 9 Endell Street, London 4.3 130
Fitness First 6 Bedford Street, London 4.3 345
Yogarise Covent Garden – Yoga classes in Covent Garden, London 13 Mercer Street, London 4.3 62
Jubilee Hall Gym 30 The Piazza, London 4.3 111
Covent Garden Physiotherapy Ground Floor, Durham House, 1 Durham House Street, London 4.3 46
PureGym London Waterloo 11-15 Brad Street, London 4.3 234
Body Control Pilates 35 Little Russell Street, London 4.3 36
The Health Club at One Aldwych One Aldwych Hotel, 1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London 4.3 16
CryoAction Limited 71-75 Shelton Street, London 4.3 1
The Gym Group London Charing Cross 17-21 Northumberland Avenue, London 4.3 227
Fujian White Crane Kung Fu & Tai Chi – Covent Garden & West End Green Dragon House, 23 Stukeley Street, London 4.3 N/A
Digme Fitness Covent Garden 4-10 Tower Street, London 4.3 150
Boom Cycle – Holborn 16 Procter Street, London 4.3 91
The Gym Group London Holborn Circus 1 Thavies Inn, Holborn Circus, London 4.3 263
Central Health Physiotherapy Quality House, 5-9 Quality Court, London 4.3 299
Tranquility Pilates Studio Ltd 16-18, New Bridge Street, London 4.3 5
ESPA Life at Corinthia Whitehall Place, London 4.3 246

The types of restaurants

Enfield Town is able to produce a large amount of different cuisines if you are looking. Take a look at the table below to find the most popular places to eat if you are a resident of Enfield Town.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Nando’s Enfield – Town 2 The Town, Enfield 4.3 1054
Oriental Chef 42 London Road, Enfield 4.3 103
Dicarlo’s Wood Fired Pizza and Pasta Southbury Road, Enfield 4.3 143
Aksular Enfield Town 8-10 Silver Street, Enfield 4.3 902
Enfield Market Church Street, Enfield 4.3 296
Ada Restaurant 43 Silver Street, Enfield 4.3 688
HK Noodles 36 London Road, Enfield 4.3 206
Creams Cafe Enfield 5-6 Savoy Parade, Enfield 4.3 898
The Original George’s Fish Bar Savoy Parade, Southbury Road, London, Enfield 4.3 348
Charcoal Grill Turkish Restaurant 63 Southbury Road, Enfield 4.3 104
Papa Johns Pizza 69 Windmill Hill, Enfield 4.3 128
Hoviwa 100 Lincoln Road, Enfield 4.3 95
New Master Chef 190 Baker Street, London, Enfield 4.3 81
Pearsons Enfield 11-14 The Town, Enfield 4.3 1535
McDonald’s 4/5, Market Chambers, Church Street, Enfield 4.3 1253
Zaza 88-90 Chase Side, Enfield 4.3 795
Enfield Tandoori Restaurant 14 London Road, Enfield 4.3 208
Prezzo Italian Restaurant Enfield The Coach House, 26 The Town, Enfield 4.3 593
The Cricketers Chase Side Place, Enfield 4.3 708
Starbucks Coffee 7 Church Street, Enfield 4.3 432

Is the local life vibrant in Enfield Town

There are always activities happening in lively Enfield Town. Timeout posts weekly on events there, so browse their site for ideas. We included a link to their Enfield Town page to make finding local happenings easier. Getting to know a new area is easier with an overview of offerings and locations. Our map pulls together property price info and other details from this article to give you a Enfield Town snapshot.

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You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Enfield Town? Check out our other guides about some nearby areas. You might find your next neighbourhood. The following tables shows the nearby areas within a 3.5km radius.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Edmonton See the guide here
Lower Edmonton See the guide here
Winchmore Hill See the guide here
Bush Hill See the guide here
Bush Hill Park See the guide here
Ponders End See the guide here
Oakwood See the guide here
Enfield Wash See the guide here
Enfield Lock See the guide here
Edmonton See the guide here
Lower Edmonton See the guide here
Winchmore Hill See the guide here
Bush Hill See the guide here
Bush Hill Park See the guide here
Ponders End See the guide here
Oakwood See the guide here
Enfield Wash See the guide here
Enfield Lock See the guide here

Looking for something more precise? Have a look at our analysis on the property market at the postcode level

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
EN2 See our property price guide for EN2
EN1 See our property price guide for EN1

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