How is life in Stamford Hill? A thorough guide of the neighbourhood

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Stamford Hill is an area in Inner London, England, about 5.5 miles north-east of Charing Cross. The neighbourhood is a sub-district of Hackney, the major component of the London Borough of Hackney, and is known for its Hasidic community, the largest concentration of Hasidic Jews in Europe. “

What to do in the area of Stamford Hill

It could be that Stamford Hill has a lively atmosphere with many activities happening and there are ways to find this out. To discover what to do in your area, we recommend looking at sites like Timeout that list weekly events in Stamford Hill. We want to make finding things easy, so here’s a link to see upcoming happenings in Stamford Hill. Also, knowing what’s available in Stamford Hill and where helps when getting to know a new place. That’s why we made a map with property price info from this article to simplify your search.

Some great things about Stamford Hill

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

Where can you buy groceries in the area

Grocery shopping is something that people do all the time, so it would make sense to want to find out where the nearest shopping centres are in your area. In Stamford Hill, Take a look at the major supermarkets nearby, so you know where to go grocery shopping if you are to make this place your home.

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

Museums & Galleries

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 Stamford Hill, 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

Green space in the city of Stamford Hill

One of London’s greatest features are the large green spaces that cover the surface of the city. Check below if Stamford Hill is a good fit for you. Be it for a simple walk or for a casual summer picnic.

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

What kind of gyms are there in Stamford Hill?

In Stamford Hill, using the public parks is not for everyone. Finding out if you are able to attend a local gym or leisure centre nearby may be a good idea if you are trying to move to the area perhaps for permanent residency.

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

Stamford Hill has a range of different places to eat. From Chinese, Indian or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and if you are a foodie you will surely find what you are looking for here.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Thai Restaurant YumYum 187 Stoke Newington High Street, London 4.3 1268
Three Crowns, Stoke Newington 175 Stoke Newington High Street, London 4.3 842
Rasa 55 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 856
The Auld Shillelagh 105 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 950
Il Bacio Express 90 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 355
Royal India 47 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 142
Roti Stop Ltd 36B Stamford Hill, London 4.3 254
Hillside Restaurant & Wine Bar 13 Windus Road, London 4.3 73
Massala 9 Cazenove Road, London 4.3 49
Tasti Pizza London 23 Amhurst Park, London 4.3 404
New China House 20 Stamford Hill, London 4.3 50
Londis 43-45 Stamford Hill, London 4.3 3
Grodzinski Stamford Hill bakery 168-170, 170 Clapton Common, London 4.3 1039
Dixy Chicken 256 Stamford Hill, London 4.3 144
Nando’s Stoke Newington 139-141 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 727
Wander 214 Stoke Newington High Street, London 4.3 156
Escocesa 67 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 717
Fuji Japanese Restaurant 15 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 329
The Good Egg Neighbourhood Restaurant Stoke Newington 93 Stoke Newington Church Street, London 4.3 943
The Coal House Cafe Access via Woodberry Wetlands, New River Path via, Lordship Road, London 4.3 496

Pubs in the area

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

Pub name Name Address Description
Axe 18 Northwold Road London N16 7HR Grace Land, operator of the Earl of Essex acquired what was Jan’s Bar to take its portfolio to five sites. The lease was acquired from a private vendor for an undisclosed sum, the freeholder being the Wellington Pub Company. Reopened as Axe in May 2017 with a central bar, an impressive beer list of 3 on cask regularly changing (website has up to date details), 19 on keg and lots of bottles – a very impressive list. No clips but paper details slotted into board on the wall. A welcome change and return although the pub has no signage!
Jolly Butchers 204 Stoke Newington High Street London N16 7HU With its prominent red painted exterior this is a one-room pub with large clear picture windows, and some half-moon upper windows retaining their coloured glass. An unusual mix of church pew seats with prayer book slots around large tables, an open kitchen and a bar featuring up to five cask beers and two ciders/perries at any time (either on handpump or in boxes from the fridge.
Macintosh Ale House 1 Bouverie Rd London N16 0AH The Macintosh Ale House opened in July 2023 as an outlet for beers from the Macintosh Ales brewery. Charles Macintosh is the genial host behind the bar as well as brewing the beer at Orbit brewery in Walworth. Usually two beers are available, the Best Bitter on handpump and the Pale Ale on keg. Later in the year, there are plans for extending the beer range brewed.
Marquis 48 Stoke Newington Road London N16 7XJ Been smartened up outside and a clean up inside. Under the same management as the Prince N16. There are events Upstairs at the Marquis and Downstairs at the Marquis – see their website for full details. As well as beers from ELB (Oct 2022 visit) there is a large range of kegs (Pressure Drop, Deya, 40ft, Northern Monk, Verdant, Tiny Rebel). Yard Sale pizza provide the food.
Railway Tavern Ale House 2 St Jude Street London N16 8JT Following a change of operators (until late 2018 it had been run by the same team that manage The Pineapple, and Tapping The Admiral) the left side of bar was extended with a pizza oven added. The l/h area is now more visible as curtains removed and bar counter servery curves to the left side and rear now around the pizza oven. Fireplace located in a cosy corner. Payment by card only.
Rochester Castle 143-145 Stoke Newington High Street London N16 0NY With some fine tiling in the front section and a large skylight at the back, this is a welcome outlet for cask beer. CAMRA Pub of the Season Autumn 2002. Children’s licence until 20.00 (last food orders an hour before). in existence from 1702 as the Green Dragon and subsequently demolished and rebuilt by Richard Payne from Rochester (hence the name) although it was briefly the Tanners Hall in the 1980s. It is now Wetherspoon’s longest trading pub.
Three Crowns 175 Stoke Newington High Street London N16 0LH 12 Sept 2023 – Now doing cask again. One handpump recently installed. We think they had a refurb this year? Marble Manchester Bitter available.
Mildmay Club & Institute 34 Newington Green Newington Green N16 9PR Update March 2022 – Mildmay club now trialling real ale. Usually from a Thursday evening. Usually a single cask on gravity. New members welcome on Friday evenings.

What type of amenities may you need in Stamford Hill?

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

The number of hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in Stamford Hill

Stamford Hill has 2 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
ABC Circumcision 151 Holmleigh Road, London 5 63
ROSEWOOD PRACTICE 1A Fountayne Road, London 1.6 22

Tube & Train stations in and around Stamford Hill

We assembled the train and tube stations of Stamford Hill in a convenient table below so you can find the best location for you to live if transport connections are important to you.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Stoke Newington United Kingdom 4.1 70
Stamford Hill United Kingdom 3.7 29

What schools are nearby in Stamford Hill?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Beis Malka School 93 Alkham Road, London 3.5 4
Lubavitch Girls’ Primary School 107-115 Stamford Hill, London 5 2
Beis Ruchel D’Satmar London 117 Stamford Hill, London 5 2
Talmud Torah Chaim Meirim Wiznitz School 26 Lampard Grove, London N/A N/A
Beis Aharon Dchasidei Belz Boys School 83, 95 Bethune Road, London N/A N/A
Little Gems Nursery 21B Lynmouth Road, London 5 20
The Parachute Collective Shoe Making Workshop 27b Belfast Road, London 5 18
Piano Lessons With Sadie Wiggin Grove House, Stamford Grove West, London N/A N/A
Tyssen Community Primary School Oldhill Street, London 4.3 11
Beis Rochel D’Satmar School 51-57 Amhurst Park, London 5 1
Vishnitz Girls School 49 Amhurst Park, London N/A N/A
Talmud Torah Machzikei Hadass School 1 Belz Terrace, London 5 4
Music Tutors 4 You 214a Stoke Newington High Street, London N/A N/A
Beis Ruchel Dsatmar 67 Ravensdale Road, London N/A N/A
Talmud Torah Yetev Lev – Satmar 111 Cazenove Road, London 5 1
Fernbank Children’s Centre 1A Fountayne Road, London 5 9
Webb Estate Playgroup Community Hall, Webb Estate, Clapton Common, London 5 5
N16 Tots 4 Defoe Road, London N/A N/A
Side By Side School 0QJ, 65-67, Lordship Road, London 5 2
Chabad Lubavitch UK 107-115 Stamford Hill, London 4.6 18

Are there many post offices in the region of Stamford Hill?

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

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Dunsmure Road Post Office 88 Dunsmore Road, London 3.5 27
Post Office (82 Stamford Hill) 82 Stamford Hill, London 4.5 8
Doddle 47-49 Stamford Hill, London 1 1
Stamford Hill Post Office 250-252 Stamford Hill, London 4.1 74
Post box 288A Stamford Hill, London 0 0
Stoke Newington Post Office & UOE Store 150-152, Stoke Newington High Street, London 4.3 187
Post box 1 Cadoxton Avenue, London 0 0

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Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
London Fields See the guide here
Canonbury See the guide here
Dalston See the guide here
Homerton See the guide here
Hackney Central See the guide here
Highbury Fields See the guide here
Newington Green See the guide here
Shacklewell See the guide here
Lower Clapton See the guide here
Highbury See the guide here
Holloway See the guide here
Stoke Newington See the guide here
Finsbury Park See the guide here
Upper Clapton See the guide here
Manor House See the guide here
Arkley See the guide here
Harringay See the guide here
Seven Sisters See the guide here
West Green See the guide here
Hornsey See the guide here
Duckett’s Green See the guide here
London Fields See the guide here
Canonbury See the guide here
Dalston See the guide here
Homerton See the guide here
Hackney Central See the guide here
Highbury Fields See the guide here
Newington Green See the guide here
Shacklewell See the guide here
Lower Clapton See the guide here
Highbury See the guide here
Holloway See the guide here
Stoke Newington See the guide here
Finsbury Park See the guide here
Upper Clapton See the guide here
Manor House See the guide here
Arkley See the guide here
Harringay See the guide here
Seven Sisters See the guide here
West Green See the guide here

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