Some places just have that certain something. The French have a phrase for it: ‘zat certain sumsing!’ Quirky spots you stumble upon and tell stories about. Lesser known marvels like bonkers bars, rickety restaurants or curious museums where the curator’s cats run wild. It’s not about price or prestige, no, no. It’s all charm and character. Places with personality. That’s a GLP, my friend. Come in and explore, then go out and explore.

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  1. In Anywhere else:

    Nottingham, England
    1 comment

    "Anyone know of any Great Little Places in Nottingham, England? " Read more

  2. In London:

    Place to eat near Euston
    1 comment

    "Hi All,
    Coming down to see Book of Mormon next week and looking for somewhere between Prince of Wales Theatre and Euston station to eat whilst we're there.
    Does anyone have any reasonably priced suggestions? (No Indian restaurants please!)" Read more

  3. In London:

    Pindock Mews, W9

    "Traditional London Mews, little gem." Read more

  4. In London:

    Recommendations for a nice place for nibbles?
    1 comment

    "I'm meeting up with relatives in London Liverpool street area on a Monday evening and would like any recommendations for a bar or restaurant with nice atmosphere, not too busy, sharing nibbly food rather than proper meals. Was looking at The boundary in shorditch but maybe somewhere a little less pricey? Any suggestions?" Read more

  5. In London:

    NEW YEAR'S EVE in London
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    I'm looking for some suggestions for New Year's Eve. Some place not so expensive but interesting (I was thinking about going to Southbank for Vintage Night until I realised the tickets were £100 each...). Anyone can recommend me sth good?? Thanks!" Read more

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