Belgians in London
Are you from Belgium or somebody seeking Belgian culture in London? If so here is where you will find everything that is Belgium in London.
Belgians are famous for their food and beer and luckily for those in London they have brought some of it here.
Belgian London Population: Estimated 8,000
Main Areas: West London, Golders Green, Stoke Newington
Embassy: 17 Grosvenor Crescent, London SW1X 7EE, Ph: 0207 470 3700
Famous Inspirational Belgian London Strangers: Audrey Hepburn (Actress) - world famous for the film Breakfast at Tiffany's. Bradley Wiggins (triple Olympic gold medalist, cycling and Tour de France legend) born in Ghent moved to london when he was 2. Eden Hazard plays football for Chelsea FC.
Belgian Restaurants and bars in London
Belgo's (Various locations) Probably London's most famous restaurant chain.
Le Pain Quotidien (Various locations) An eloquent shop/restaurant offering dine in and take out options.
Dovetail (Clerkenwell) The road to Jerusalem (Passage) leads to the Dovetail a delightful historic British pub that is famous for serving the best of Belgian beer.
Lowlander (Covent Garden) The Belgians are famous for doing beer well but it is important for you to discover this yourself and there is no better place to do so than the Lowlander with a wide variety of quality beers to choose from.
Belgique (Various locations) Belgian Patisserie that specialises in making delicious cakes as well as serving sandwiches, coffee and other food all with the quality Belgium food is famous for.
Leonidas (Various locations) Belgian chocolate shop.
Belgian Services in London
Belgian Community Groups/Associations in London
Anglo Belgian Club: Is a members club which has excellent facilties such as a bar, hotel, meeting/function rooms making it the ideal place to do business. They also run a variety of social events.
Anglo Belgian Society: The Society organises receptions, lectures, cultural visits and other activities, often linked to important Belgian events
Belgium-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce Great Britain: Promote trade and investment interests between the countries and an excellent platform for businesses and professionals to gain information, attend social events and network.
Vlamingen in Surrey: Social club for Dutch and Belgians based in Surrey.
Vlaamse Club Londen: Is a Flemish social club that runs a range of events for those interested in Flemish culture.