Will you love Greenford? Our local guide

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Greenford is a large town in the London Borough of Ealing in west London, England, lying 11 miles (18 km) west from Charing Cross. It has a population of 46,787 inhabitants, or 62,126 with the inclusion of Perivale. “

What to do in the area of Greenford

Greenford is vibrant with life, activities and to find out what to do in your area we recommend you to have a look at websites like Timeout. Timeout updates on a weekly basis things to do in Greenford. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in Greenford. Also having a clear view of what is available in Greenford and where is a great way to project yourself within this new area. This is why we created the following map where we gathered all the information you will find in this article.

Some great things about Greenford

At Cozee we looked at elements defining the area like restaurants, nightlife, parks, and more. Whether you’re a foodie or night owl, Greenford has something for you. Check out spots below to get a feel for life in Greenford.

Restaurants in the area

Greenford is rich in restaurants, from Indian, Chinese or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and the foodies that you may be will surely find what you are looking for.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
The Bridge Hotel Greenford Western Avenue, Greenford 4.3 732
Pepe’s 468 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 355
Almahmud Restaurant 584-586 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 633
Chicken Cottage 328 Ruislip Road, London 4.3 128
Door To Door Pizza 1 Medway Parade, Perivale, Greenford 4.3 189
Greenford Tandoori 311 Ruislip Road East, Greenford 4.3 103
Pizza Hut Delivery 197 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 142
Shell 744-748 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 61
Wong’s Chinese 626 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 135
swift premi limited 588 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 1
Big Boys Cafe 329 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 337
KFC Greenford – The Broadway 1 The Broadway, Greenford 4.3 556
PBK Greenford 504 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 129
Midan Market 500 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 234
Shami Kebab Restaurant 187 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 228
Bismillah Restaurant Wishing Well, 187 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 9
Super Chef 436 Greenford Road, Middlesex 4.3 194
KOOL WESHKOOR 432 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.3 16
Tasty Thai Street Food 313A Ruislip Road East, Greenford 4.3 N/A
Subway Greenford 66 The Broadway, Greenford 4.3 189

What type of green space is there in Greenford?

One of London’s best features is its many green spaces. See if Greenford offers space for strolls or picnics.

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

Pubs in the region

Being Londoners ourselves, at Cozee, we hold a strong bond with our regular visits to the local pub every week. Why should your experience be any different in your new home? That’s why we’ve thoroughly tested and reviewed all the pubs in Greenford. While we didn’t get the chance to personally visit each one, we certainly wish we could have. Here’s the curated list of the finest pubs in Greenford.

Pub name Name Address Description
Greenford Arms 10 The Broadway Greenford UB6 9PR Former Irish Free House, was part of small chain in former shop unit opened by 1999. Converted to Craft Union format Dec 2021, renamed and refurbished Aug 2022. The walls contain photos of Old Greenford as well as plenty of screens for sport.
Greenford Conservative Club Courthope Road Greenford UB6 8PY Members can play snooker on the full size tables in the Snooker Room. There are regular Mens and Ladies League darts teams, and quiz nights. Regular entertainment is organised every Saturday evening and some Sunday lunchtimes. In addition, there are occasional mid week events, inclucing a “Bingo Night” every Wednesday at 21:00. Guest ales rotated regularly including Ruddles County and London Pride.
Hare & Hounds 229 Ruislip Road Greenford UB6 9RZ Friendly local on the busy Ruislip Road. There are two bars with the saloon divided into two sections, the three hand pumps being at the rear. The pub has a darts team playing in the public bar. Subscription sport is shown on the many widescreen televisions around the pub. The large beer garden is completely enclosed and usually offers a bouncy castle along with the obligatory picnic tables. The recent return of real ale brings back an oasis in a very large desert.
Northolt Rugby Football Club Cayton Green Park, Cayton Road Greenford UB6 8BJ As well as Rugby, club hosts Gaelic Football and cycling club. Rebellion Mini-Keg, plus hand pump during season. The club is open during season Sat & Wed plus darts night thursday
Railway 390 Oldfield Lane North Greenford UB6 0AP Built in 1915 as the Station Hotel, this pub was refurbished in 2007 following a fire, again in 2011 when the pub was branded as a ‘Flaming Grill’ and again in 2018. On the left is the restaurant area going back quite a distance ending in a raised area. The right hand side has the pool table and dart board. Sport from Sky/BT channels is shown on several screens throughout the pub. The pub is decorated with photos, maps and details on local heroes. There is a DJ every other Saturday from 9pm. There is a covered area with heating & lighting for smokers leading to a large beer garden. The car park is now pay and display with the charge refunded against purchases at the bar.
Royal British Legion Greenford 182 Oldfield Lane South Greenford UB6 9JS The Royal British Legion Greenford Branch was formed in 1935 – the largest and now the only remaining RBL Club in the borough of Ealing. Good selection of reasonably priced beers and spirits. Real ales from Rebellion, other draft and bottled beers and lagers available. 3 bars, plus dance hall and other rooms available for hire. Snooker, pool, darts and regular bingo, karaoke and other entertainment. Saturday afternoon tea (booking required).The club hosts the Western Avenue Country Music Club.

Museums & Galleries

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

We weren’t able to find any museum in this area. Tell us in the comments if we were wrong. We’ll amend this page

Are there a lot of supermarkets in Greenford?

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

We weren’t able to find any supermarket in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local supermarket or grocery store. We’ll amend this page

Gyms in Greenford

Working from home means more gym time for many. With chains like EasyGym and PureGym, it’s easy to stay fit in Greenford.

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

What type of amenities may you need in Greenford?

We have compiled for you a list of the different places you might want to check in Greenford name before moving in the neighbourhood.

Tube & Train stations nearby Greenford

Having to walk more than 10 to 15 min to reach public transportation is usually considered as a downside when considering a property to live in. To simplify this, we curated the list of train and tube station of Greenford to help you find what would be the best location for you to move in. There are 1 train or tube stations within the Greenford area. Here are the main ones

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
South Greenford United Kingdom 3.6 16

Post offices of Greenford

Looking for convenient parcel handling? Having a nearby post office is the optimal solution. Beyond standard postal services, the post offices in Greenford can be found by checking out the table below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Great Greenford Post Office 400 Greenford Road, Greenford 2.7 101
Medway Parade Post Office 10 Medway Parade, Greenford 1.4 30

Health amenities that are in Greenford

We weren’t able to locate medical institutions or stores in this neighbourhood. Let us know in the comments if we are wrong so we can add them to our list.

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In Greenford, what schools are nearby?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Brentside High School Greenford Avenue, London 3.3 38
Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School, Greenford Greenford Road, Greenford 2.7 55
Expert Tutors 12 Greenford Gardens, Greenford 5 1
Arabic School 25 Riverside Close, London N/A N/A
Peapods Early Learning Centre Greenford Ruislip Road, Greenford 3.7 18
Visitation Pre School Old Church Hall, 358 Greenford Road, Greenford 5 1
Babylon Academy Greenford Avenue, London 2.2 6
Our Lady of the Visitation Catholic Primary School Greenford Road, Greenford 3.2 15
Kumon Maths & English Methodist Church, Ruislip Road, Greenford 4.9 27
Szkola HTML United Kingdom N/A N/A
Coston Primary School Oldfield Lane South, Greenford 4.1 9
William Perkin Church of England High School Oldfield Lane North, Greenford 3.2 37
The Edward Betham C Of E Primary School Oldfield Lane South, Greenford 4.4 7
Oldfield Primary School Oldfield Lane North, Greenford 3.6 22
Stanhope Primary School Mansell Road, Greenford 4 14
Bearfield Day Nursery 120 Oldfield Lane South, Greenford 5 1
Norwood green infant and primary school 140 Hicks Avenue, Greenford N/A N/A
Springhallow Post-16 (formerly Redwood College) 485 Greenford Road, Greenford 4.4 5
Happy Choo Choo Nursery Ltd Holy Cross, Ferrymead Gardens, Greenford 4.3 6
Holy Cross Under Fives Group Holycross church, Ferrymead Gardens, Greenford 5 3

What areas are nearby?

Whenever you’re not sure about if you want to move into an area for sure, making sure that you have considered your other options is important to confirm a decision or perhaps sway you in another direction. Find some other nearby regions to help you make a decision about Greenford.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Hanwell See the guide here
Southall See the guide here
West Ealing See the guide here
Yeading See the guide here
Perivale See the guide here
Alperton See the guide here
Northolt See the guide here
Sudbury Hill See the guide here
Sudbury See the guide here
Hanwell See the guide here
Southall See the guide here
West Ealing See the guide here
Yeading See the guide here
Perivale See the guide here
Alperton See the guide here
Northolt See the guide here
Sudbury Hill See the guide here
Sudbury See the guide here

Have you planned to buy or sell a property here? Make sure you check out our property prices guides and analysis before you decide to buy or sell.

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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What do you think about Greenford?

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