Will you love Plumstead? Our local guide

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London from above

Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Plumstead is an area in southeast London, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich, England. It is located east of Woolwich. “

What kind of things are there to do in the city of Plumstead?

Plumstead 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 Plumstead. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in Plumstead. Also having a clear view of what is available in Plumstead 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.

In the city of Plumstead, what kind of things are there to do?

What makes the heart of Plumstead? 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 and gyms that exist in Plumstead to help you decide as to whether to move there or not.


The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Plumstead, you may find things like Italian, Chinese or even Indian takeouts. Take a look below if you are visiting or want to move here if eating out is a big deal for you.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Five Rivers Grill & Restaurant 35 The Slade, London 4.3 141
Tasty Chicken 24 Conway Road, London 4.3 16
Wild East 52 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 6
Ambala Karahi 62A Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 335
Pizzeria Italiana 52 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 26
Cafe Deluxe London 1A Griffin Road, London 4.3 385
DFC 99 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 222
Gurkha Club 45 Lakedale Road, London 4.3 90
The Plumstead Pantry SE18 16 Warwick Terrace, London 4.3 164
Sweet Mother 136 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 2
Red lion noodles & sushi Bar 95 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 388
McDonald’s 3 Pettman Crescent, London 4.3 1619
Apna Grill 14 Conway Road, London 4.3 13
Plumstead Suya Spot 44 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 5
Smokee BBQ 52 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 47
Chasing Dragon 48 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 1
New Royal China Chinese Take Away 48 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 55
Mimi’s Kitchen 56 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 5
Jatra Nepalese Cusine London 56 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 18
KFC Plumstead – High Street 66 Plumstead High Street, London 4.3 210

Green space in the city of Plumstead

One of London’s best features is its many green spaces. See if Plumstead 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

Are there a lot of supermarkets in Plumstead?

Grocery shopping is another important activity you will do if you move into the area of Plumstead. In the below table, we go over the nearby supermarkets such as Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury’s so you know what the area has to offer for your food shop.

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

Pubs in the region

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 Plumstead. As a matter of fact, we didn’t… But we would have loved to. Here is then the list of the greatest pubs of Plumstead

We have not found any great pubs in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local pub. We’ll amend this page. Would be a shame not to let people know what is your hidden gem!

Museums & Galleries nearby

The vitality of a community stems from its residents who live, work, and engage with one another. Exploring an area through art offers a fresh perspective. If you’re considering relocating to Plumstead, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. They offer delightful weekend activities and contribute to the vibrant atmosphere of the region.

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

Gyms in Plumstead

More at-home work means more gym-goers. Major chains make staying active in Plumstead easy.

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 facilities you might need in Plumstead

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

Tube & Train stations in and around Plumstead

Most prefer transit within a 10-15 minute walk and if there aren’t public connections nearby then this could be something that takes down the price of property or can even deter people from moving in to Plumstead entirely. Here is a table below so you can see where these connections are for yourself.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Plumstead Plumstead Station, Walmer Terrace, London 3.6 51

Hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in the area of Plumstead

Plumstead has 3 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
Waverley Practice 37 Waverley Crescent, London 1.9 50
The Trinity Medical Centre 2 Garland Road, London 2.5 35
Medicspot Clinic Royal Arsenal 1 Whinchat Road, London 5 1

Schools in and around the area of Plumstead

Having a school near the place you live is a great feature of the property you are about to move in. Please find below a list of the schools within the area of Plumstead.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
firststarsnurserydaycare.co.uk 3 Willowfields Close, London N/A N/A
Omar Faruq Muslim Academy 131 Plumstead Road, London N/A N/A
Greenwich Education Service 111 Heavitree Road, London N/A N/A
Margaret Bondfield Nursery 77 Raglan Road, London 5 1
Kumon Maths & English Glyndon Community Centre, 75 Raglan Road, London 4.9 39
Plumstead Manor School Old Mill Road, London 3.8 26
Happy Treasures Day Nursery St Marks hall, Old Mill Road, London N/A N/A
Little Kinders Day Nursery 242 Plumstead High Street, London 5 1
St Margaret’s Church of England Primary School, Woolwich 1B Saint Margarets Grove, London 4.3 11
South Rise Primary School Brewery Road, London 4.2 22
Bannockburn Primary School Plumstead High Street, London 4.6 15
Heronsgate Primary School Whinchat Road, London 3.7 19
Foxfield Primary School Sandbach Place, London 4.1 33
St Patrick’s RC Primary School, Plumstead Griffin Road, London 4.9 29
Bear Hugs Day Nursery Waverley 104 Waverley Road, London 3.7 3
Conway Primary School London 4.4 17
duncan house 13 Miriam Road, London N/A N/A
Chris Duffy Drum Lessons 119 Griffin Road, London 5 2
First Step Nursery & Daycare 78, Elmgrove Point, 77 Walmer Terrace, London 3.1 10
Earl Rise Pre-school Plumstead, London N/A N/A

Post offices in the area of Plumstead

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages a breeze. Post office branches in Plumstead provide services like money orders and postal insurance alongside mail services. You can take a look for yourself to see where they are located below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Brewery Road Post Office 2 Brewery Road, London 2.8 56
Plumstead High Street Post Office 102 Plumstead High Street, London 3.5 52
Post Box Lakedale Road, London 5 1

Other nearby areas

You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Plumstead? 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
Falconwood See the guide here
Woolwich See the guide here
Abbey Wood See the guide here
North Woolwich See the guide here
Thamesmead See the guide here
Beckton See the guide here
Falconwood See the guide here
Woolwich See the guide here
Abbey Wood See the guide here
North Woolwich See the guide here
Thamesmead See the guide here
Beckton 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
SE18 See our property price guide for SE18
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Tell us what you think of Plumstead

It would be great to get your opinion on what you think about Plumstead. It could help other people who are moving into the area of Plumstead as well as help us understand you better too.

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