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


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


Sake brewery. Taproom and kitchen

081 Pizza

A seriously good Neapolitan Pizzeria

The Victoria Inn

Friendly pub with a British seasonal menu

Brick Brewery

Beers brewed onsite, right next to the station

Bussey Rooftop Bar

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

Market Place Peckham

Offering a large food court section. Something for everyone

Forza Wine

Quality rooftop bar. Small plates, great views and drinks


One of the best Indian restaurants in South London

John the Unicorn

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

Franks Cafe

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


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


Authentic Persian meze. Also a great shop

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.