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There's something for everyone in Lewisham.

There's plenty happening all year round.


Raise a glass to Lewisham’s independent pubs and bars. Our borough's brimming with fantastic places to grab a pint, try a wine or tuck into a feast.

Fox and Firkin (Ladywell) - Mayor of Lewisham Business Awards 2023: Winner

316 Lewisham High Street, SE13 6JZ - foxfirkin.com

Joyce (Brockley) - Mayor of Lewisham Business Awards 2023: Finalist

294 Brockley Road, SE9 2RA - joycebrockley.com

Badger Badger (Deptford) - Mayor of Lewisham Business Awards 2023: Finalist

145 Deptford High Street, SE8 3NU - badgerbadger.org

Blythe Hill Tavern (Catford) - Mayor of Lewisham Business Awards 2023: Finalist

319 Stanstead Road, SE6 4US - blythehilltavern.org.uk

Perry Hill Pub (Perry Vale) - Mayor of Lewisham Business Awards 2023: Finalist

78-80 Perry Hill, SE6 4EY - perryhillpub.co.uk

Elements Bar (Lee) - Mayor of Lewisham Business Awards 2023: Finalist

207 Lee High Road, SE13 5PQ - elementsbar.co.uk

Drink at Bob's (Hither Green)

214 Hither Green Lane, SE13 6RT - drinkat.co.uk

The Dog and Bell (Deptford)

116 Prince Street, SE8 3JD - facebook.com/TheDogandBell

Ignition Brewery (Sydenham)

Ground Floor, The Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road, SE26 5QX - ignition.beer

The Downham Tavern (Downham)

435 Downham Way, BR1 5EW

Earl of Derby (Telegraph Hill)

87 Dennett's Rd, SE14 5LW - earlofderby.uk

Isla Ray (Deptford)

37 Deptford High Street, SE8 4AD - islaray.co.uk

Food shopping

Lewisham’s fantastic independent shops have got your foodie needs covered.

Marvellous Greens and Beans (Honor Oak) 

72 Brockley Rise, SE23 1LN - marvellousgreensandbeans.com

Antonio Delicatessen (Lewisham Town Centre)

23 Lewis Grove, SE13 6BG - antoniodelicatessen.co.uk

Good Food (Sydenham)

26B Sydenham Road, SE26 5QW - goodfood.org.uk

Lewisham Market (Lewisham Town Centre)

Lewisham High Street, SE13 6AT - lewisham.gov.uk/markets

Deptford Market (Deptford)

Deptford High Street, SE8 4RG - lewisham.gov.uk/markets

Gift shopping

Gifts for children

Games, books, puzzles, clothes and more – you can find gift ideas galore for younger ones, in our many independent gift shops.

Gifts for grown-ups

Lewisham’s independent businesses have a huge range of gift ideas for adults too. Offering everything from recipe books to clothes, from houseplants, to bottled cocktails – they have your every gifting need covered.