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Let The Festive Feasting Begin!

With 80 places to eat in Wimbledon, indulge your taste buds this festive season with feel-good meals full of comforting ingredients and rich flavours.

Whether you’re thinking about a Christmas party with colleagues, sharing festive platters with family, cosy catch-ups with friends or simply enjoying quality roasts (with all the trimmings of course!), Wimbledon is full of great eateries to help you eat, drink and be merry this Christmas. Remember, you can view the full range of eateries in Wimbledon Town Centre where you can filter your search by the type of cuisine you’re after, or even search specifically for ‘healthy eating’ venues.

Feel-Good Vegan Food

With a whole sushi menu that’s all vegan, Sticks’n’Sushi are bringing plant-based Japanese-inspired dining to your plate this Christmas. Savour the flavours of fried Jerusalem artichoke sushi and Imo Yaki sticks, with Yuzu sorbet to finish. Pick through vegan tapas at Lu-Ma, Wimbledon’s award-winning independent café, with a menu full of healthy vegetarian and vegan options. New sleighing specials are available at Leon Wimbledon including the sNOw Turk*y Burger – a crispy vegan turk*y patty, served with braised red cabbage, Gouda-style cheeze, cranberry sauce and crunchy slaw. Perfect when paired with a side of roasted sweetcorn ribs, smothered in truffle mayo and Italian cheese shavings. Wagamama now has a 50% plant based menu, with vegan showstoppers including the spicy teriyaki vegan ‘chicken’ hirata buns for starters and the tofu firecracker for a fiery main. Hungry for more?

Sipping Into The Season

Have fun with friends over festive Bottomless Brunches at The Old Frizzle, and The Garratt and Gauge, or head to other cosy local pubs like The AlexandraPrince of Wales and for mulled wine receptions, larger loving and popular G&T’s.

For a limited time only Hotel Chocolat have paired up with All Bar One for Christmas Cocktails you can’t resist – Midnight Tiramisu, Clementine Chocolat Martini and Mint Royale. Or go for Bills ultimate Christmas Cocktail: Gin-gle bells – a beautiful balance of Whitley Neill raspberry gin, Chambord and pineapple juice, with an edible reindeer topper and a cherry-red nose for just £2.99!

Try a non-alcoholic non-conventional twist on bubbles this Christmas with warm gingerbread-flavoured bubble teas at Multea Choice or hot frothy Matcha Lattes at Cafe Mori.

Street Food Friendly

Where can you find traditional Christmas treats and delicious international street food all in one place? Pop down to our Christmas Markets on The Piazza, running every weekend until Christmas, to get your answer and pick up unique stocking fillers or gifts while you eat and browse. For more street food feasting head to Hartfield Walk or Queens Rd Market.

So support our local pubs, delicious restaurants and welcoming cafés, and choose to #EatLocal this Christmas. See the full list here.

Get Healthy in 2020

Rejuvenate your mind, body and soul

Wimbledon is home to a number of fitness, health and wellness facilities to help you work towards a healthier happier you.

  • Calm your mind and feel good with yoga, pilates or treatments at Jiva Health Wimbledon. Introduce a friend and receive 20% off any class pass.
  • The Wimbledon Library hosts an array of activities including Mindfulness Workshops, Tai Chi-Qi Kong and free lunchtime Well-Being talks.
  • Osteoperformance offers complementary healthcare for rehabilitation and well-being.

View more Lifestyle locations in Wimbledon

 

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Fuel your healthy eating habit

If you’re meeting friends for a social meal or grabbing a bite on the go, there are plenty of healthy eating options in Wimbledon.

  • Whether you’re attempting Veganuary for the whole month or simply choosing more plant-based foods during the week, try Bill’s Wimbledon new vegan menu featuring beetroot steak, tiger fries and superfood cold pressed juices, to start the year of right.
  • The mother-daughter team at Lu-Ma are passionate about creating a place where healthy eating is easy and serve food that nourishes the body.  They offer gluten free, vegan, and vegetarian options and their takeaway packaging is completely compostable.
  • Enhance your health and well-being at Health Zone. They take a holistic approach to providing you with products and advice to keep you healthy year-round.
  • If you’re on the go, Joe & the Juice serve a variety of nutritious and healthy options to Re-Build, Energize or Stress Down.

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Switch up your skincare regime

With end-of-year celebrations all wrapped up, the party season may have taken its toll on your skin. That, together with facing extreme temperature conditions – moving from the chilly outdoors to powerful office heating systems and back again – leaves many of us feeling dehydrated particularly on our face. Now, is the perfect time to switch up your skincare regime, treat yourself to a thirst-quencher and a radiance boost to brave such elements.

Elys is a great destination to shop your favourite Beauty brands (Clinique, Dermalogica, Lancôme and Sisley to name just a few) and receive expert, individual advice from their team of consultants. If you have your skincare sorted, why not look ahead to the new season and start thinking about your makeup colour palette for Spring? The likes of Bobbi Brown, Hourglass, NARS and M.A.C. have the latest products featuring the hottest colour trends ready and their artists are waiting for you to go swatch them for yourself!

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“With the New Year comes a refuelled motivation to improve on the past one” — Gretchin Bleiler