Tooting is a famous place in South London, England. The district settled about 5 miles from the south-southwest of Charing Cross. This area makes a section of the London Borough of Wandsworth and ends in the London Borough of Metron.
At the northern end of the district, there is an ample open space, which is commonly known as Tooting Commons. Traditionally this free space was two separate areas — the Tooting Bec Common, which is part of the Streatham Parish. The second one is Tooting Graveney, and it is part of the Tooting Graveney Parish.
There are two indoor markets in the area, including many permanent stalls. You can enter these markets through a Tooting High Street. Broadway market is recognized as one of the largest indoor markets of London and has been there since 1936 with more than ninety stalls.
Except for public holiday, the market is opened almost every day. Especially on Saturday, it is very animated.
Dialling code of Fulham is 0207. SW17 postal codes. Tooting is part of the London region.
The district has direct bus routes, with links to and from Croydon, Central London, Kingston, and Sutton. The nearest train stations are Haydons Road railway station, Mitcham Eastfields railway station, and Tooting railway station.
Tooting Broadway tube station would contribute Tooting with a direct and rapid connection to major London stations. Like Euston, Victoria, Clapham Junction, and Tottenham Court Road. TfL is now acknowledging it as a station on the future Crossrail 2 development.
Tooting Bec Lido is one of the most famous places in South London. It boasts a fantastic open-air swimming pool. This pool is almost twice the expansion of an Olympic-size competition pool. It is the biggest pool in the UK. It has a 91.5 meters surface area.
Tooting Commons, a green space made up of two areas. One is the Tooting Bec Common. It is northern as well as the eastern part of the commons. The second one is Tooting Graveney Common. This area covers the southern and western part of the commons.
London Sewing Machine Museum famous place to visit. Among more than six hundred machines on display is the 1st Singer machine. This museum outlines the history of the sewing machine from 1850-1950. Singer machine is a single machine owned by Queen Victoria’s eldest daughter. It is also a patent machine which was sent from America for the Great Exhibition.
Average house price in Tooting is around 650000. Flats are sold for an average of 450000
Between May 2018 till April 2019 Tooting has more violence and sexual offences compared to the possession of weapons. Next, the worst crime was anti-social behaviour.
There are a lot of excellent restaurants where you can enjoy your meal. Like Apollo Banana Leaf, The Antelope, The Selkirk SW17, Dosa n Chutny, Mirch Masala – Tooting, Vijaya Krishna, Bordelaise, Meza, Plot, Spice Village Tooting, The Little Taperia, Unwined In Tooting, Jaffna House Restaurant, Hinata, Milk Teeth and many more.
Here are few best places where you can enjoy mouth-watering food.
Bordelaise is a natural sharing concept restaurant, strongly influenced by the south-west of France. A well-priced francophile’s pleasure in Broadway Market, offering the food on terrace tables.
They have a small menu divided into Comté and shallot, green beans, home-made duck rillettes, and cured Espelette sausage. The restaurant uses seasonal products only. They serve the best and most healthy food at an affordable price. You should visit this place if you want a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Dosa n Chutny is a South Indian dosa café. If you like metal cups, Formica tables, and jugs, then you might enjoy this unique and excellent value cafe. This cafe offers traditional cultural food like fried chopped paratha and fried chopped noodles.
Other mouthwatering dishes you should not miss are chicken 65, mutton fry and devilled mutton, stuffed masala dosa, and the “podi & rava” dosa. The Chettinadu curries are so tasty it will want to die for it.
Mirch Masala Tooting is a top place for Pakistani/North Indian food, lovely in spite of its no-frills café style. Jeera chicken wings and Seekh kebabs are good choices of the meat warmers. It has deep-fried chilli bhajis very spicy. Particular karahi highlights are “karahi methi gosht” or ginger chicken.
Home-style dishes include meat cooked with the bone. There are weekend specials food too, comprising the stewed lamb trotters. Make sure that you bring your drink because they don’t offer any alcohol.
There are a lot of places in Tooting where you can visit. You can find both hotels with luxurious services as well as budget hotels for affordable prices. We recommend Finding My Palace Guest House in Tooting, Pelican London Hotel and Residence at Wilton Road.
Finding My Palace Guest House in Tooting is offering free WiFi and with landscaped garden. It also offers rooms in London, which is 3.6 km from The “All England Lawn Tennis Club Centre Court.” The nearest airport is 17 km from the Guest House is London City Airport. Guests have full use of the shared dining area and kitchen during their stay. The rooms include a wardrobe, seating area, and en-suite facilities.
Pelican London Hotel and Residence is situated in a peaceful area next to St Georges Hospital. Each room features a flat-screen TV and an en-suite bathroom. They are offering free WiFi. The Tooting Broadway Tube station is only a 12-minute walk apart. Guests can enjoy a twenty-four-hour front desk as well as meeting facilities.
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251 Mitcham Rd, Tooting, London SW17 9JQ
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63-65 Trinity Rd, Tooting Bec, London SW17 7SD
Tooting (H35) Fire Station
91 A214, Trinity Rd, Tooting Bec, London SW17 7SQ
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