Eating & drinking in Peckham

Peckham boasts a vibrant and diverse creative community, and we’re lucky to have so many fantastic independent places to eat and drink on our doorstep. Here are some of our current favourites, all within 5 minutes walk of Peckham Rye station. Bon appétit!

Peckham Levels

Range of street food, bars, food hall with a heck of a view.


Work & coffee during the day, beers & cocktails on an evening


Excellent Kurdish restaurant with amazing lunchtime wraps

Coal Rooms

Top restaurant with an open kitchen fitted with a coal-fired grill


Proper Pie & Mash. Established by Michele Manze more than a century ago

The Begging Bowl

Small plates, quality Thai food

Oi Spaghetti + Tiramisù

Best Spaghetti in town

Brick Brewery

Beers brewed onsite, right next to the station

Bussey Rooftop Bar

Great views, drinks and pop-up street food (summer only)


Ramen: “If you don’t make your own noodles, you’re just a soup shop”

Dovedales Cafe

Coffee, pastries, deli, wine shop


Sake brewery. Taproom and kitchen

CLF Art Lounge

Lounge bar with restaurant, live entertainment space & roof garden.

081 Pizza

A seriously good Neapolitan Pizzeria

The Victoria Inn

Friendly pub with a British seasonal menu

Peckham Arches

Open fire kitchen, cocktail terrace, gallery & event space

Forza Wine

Quality rooftop bar. Small plates, great views and drinks

Franks Cafe

Drinks, art, food, views of London (summer only)


One of the best Indian restaurants in South London

Market Peckham

Shop, eat, work, work out and dance


Authentic Persian meze. Also a great shop

John the Unicorn

Cocktails, craft beers, pop-up street food. Open late


All-day bar and dining, great wines, serving contemporary European dishes

Market Place Peckham

Offering a large food court section. Something for everyone

There’s tons of events, markets, shops, exhibitions and creative businesses to check out too. We would recommend to start with Copeland Park & Bussey Building and Peckham Levels to see what’s happening.