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Crystal Palace/Upper Norwood has a wide range of fascinating shops ranging from antiques and bookshops to cafes and galleries.These are to be found on the Crystal Palace Triangle which compromises:Westow Hill (restaurants and bars), Church Road (funky shops), Westow Street. (shops and restaurants), Crystal Palace is now served by the London Overground metro-style service. Just walk up frpm Anerley Hill to the Triangle. The following are full-colour (A4 printable) snapshot guides to SE19:
Best Crystal Palace Shops
Best Crystal Palace Property Services
Best Crystal Palace Restaurants
Best Crystal Palace Indian Restaurants
Best Crystal Palace Fashion & Beauty Shops
Crystal Palace Health and Fitness
Crystal Palace Home Interiors Guide


Chandler & Georges,
75 Westow Hill,
(020) 8761 2227
Established in 1978
Business information
Tax Information


Satmoko Ball , Crown House, 18 Gipsy Hill
More info: Crystal Palace Property Services

Art Gallery

Picture Palace Prints,
65 Westow Street,
(020) 8771 1966
Art gallery & bespoke picture framers
Cyrstal Palace Prints


Crystal Palace Museum
Cottage Yard
Anerley Hill
(020) 8676 0700
Ring for opening times
Monthly guided tours of CP Park


Blackbird Bakery

71 Westow Street
020 8768 0357
Wholemeal bread
Branches in Dulwich & Herne Hill
More info


Frederick Beaumont, 22 Church Road, (020) 8653 0981

Bars & Pubs


The Alma
95 Church Road
020 8771 1882
Wide range of live music
Art exhibitions
Alma garden market

Black Sheep

23 Westow Hill
(020) 8670 9990
Beers. Champagne. Cocktails. Smoothies. Spirits
Hot platters
Branch in SE5 near Oval

Gipsy Hill Tavern
79 Hill Tavern
020 8761 6533
Wed - Quiz nights
Fri - Live music
Room hire for birthdays etc

White Hart
96 Church Road
020 8768 1000
Refurbished in 200
• Beers
• Food
• Wine


Crow on Hill,
50 Westow Street,
(020) 8771 8831
Established in 199* , Books & cards
Run by Jonathan Main & Justine Crow
Buy online

The Lane Books,
Haynes Lane Market
(off Westow Street)
Second hand books
Good value


3 (Travel London) Crystal Palace -Oxford Circus
122 (Stagecoach London) Crystal Palace - Plumstead
157 (Travel London) Crystal Palace - Morden
202 (Stagecoach London) Crystal Palace - Blackheath (Royal Standard)
227 (Stagecoach London) Crystal Palace - Morden
249 (Arriva London) Anerley - Balham
322 (London General ) Crystal Palace - Brixton - Clapham Common
358 (Metrobus) Crystal Palace - Orpington
363 (London Central ) Crystal Palace - Kings Cross
410 (Arriva London) Crystal Palace - Wallington
417 (Arriva London ) Crystal Palace - Streatham - Clapham Common
432 (Arriva London) Anerley - Brixton


Blue Mountain
128 Gipsy Hill
020 8761 8909
• Coffee
• Cakes
• Croissants etc

La Bruschetta Cafe & Bar,
53 Westow Street,
(020) 8771 7478
Opened in 2003
• Coffes & teas
• Patisseries
• Panini pasta & salads
• Beers and wines

Cafe St Germain,
14-17 Crystal Palace Parade,
(020) 8760 3670
• English & French breakfasts
• Owned by Lorenzos
• Open 7 days a week
• Seating outside


Comfort & Joy 
70a Church Road, 
020 8771 1212
Contact: Andrea
New Crystal Palace cafe (opened 2010) 
so people can sample her food and discuss their catering requirements.

Charity Shops

Imperial Cancer, 30 Westow Hill, (020) 8760 6277


Selgrove, 3-5 Westow Hill

Community Centre

Phoenix Community Centre, Westow Street, (020) 8761 0223


Hollybush Stores, 28 Westow Street, (020) 8653 1258

Fashion & Beauty in Crystal Palace

For a selection of the best Fashion shops in SE19 visit our snapshot colour guide to Crystal Palace Fashion & Beauty. It features women’s fashion (Frankie & Lola), hairdressers (Jay Michaels) and beauticians. More info

Focus On: Frankie & Lola

Fitness in Crystal Palace

For a selection of the best Fitness services in SE19 visit our snapshot colour guide
to Crystal Palace Health & Fitness. It features gyms, Tai Chi & Yoga More info


Edward James
18-20 Crystal Palace Parade
8670 2453
Cut flowers
Same day delivery

Football Club

Crystal Palace FC,
Selhust Park

The Eagles were founded in
1905 in Upper Norwood.
Online tickets
Match fixtures

Garden Centre

Secret Garden,
Coxwell Road
(off Westow Street),
(020) 8771 8200,

Trees, shrubs, plants
Pots & tubs. Compost & peat
Open 7 days a week.

Graphic designers

Dulwich Design
(020) 8265 4505

Graphics, web sites,
architectural visual


Health in Crystal Palace

For a selection of the best health services in SE19 visit our snapshot colour guide to Crystal Palace Health & Fitness. It features doctors, dentists, opticians (Crystal Eye Centre) and complimentary health (Crystal Palace Osteopathic Practice). More info

Focus On: Crystal Palace Osteopathic Practice

Home Interiors in Crystal Palace

For a selection of the best Home Interiors services in SE19 visit our snapshot colour guide to Crystal Palace Home Interiors Shops & Services. It features Interior Designers (Francis Jevons), picture framing (Picture Palace) and World Artefacts (Coconut Trading). More info

Indian Restaurants in Crystal Palace

SE19 is well-served with Indian Restaurants for more information visit our snapshot
colour guide to Crystal Palace Indain Restaurants. It features many cuisines including: Indian, Banglaeshi and Nepalese. More info

Focus On: Crystal Palace Tandoori


Upper Norwood Library
39 Westow Hill
020 8670 2551
Funded by Croydon & Lambeth councils
Boos, CDs, DVDs
Internet aceess
Meeting room available

Live Music

The Alma
95 Church Road
020 8771 1882
Wide range of live music
Art exhibitions
Alma garden market

Gipsy Hill Tavern
79 Hill Tavern
020 8761 6533
Fri - Live music
Irish Folk
Blues & Rock

Local Council

Bromley Council, Civic Offices. Stockwell Close, (020) 8464 3333,
Croydon Council, Taberner House, Park Lane, 020 8726 6000,
Lambeth Council, Town Hall, Brixton Hill, (020) 7926 1000

Local Online Forum

Local Society

Norwood Society
Local conservation group
Talks & exhibitions on local history
Transport issues
Quarterly magazine: Norwood Journal
New members welcomed Locksmith


Kwick Key, 16 Westow Street, (020) 7771 5858


Alma Garden Market, The Alma, 95 Church Road
Every Saturday. Food, jewellery etc

Haynes Lane Warehouse Market (off Westow Hill)
Friday to Sunday weekly. Art, fashion, books & records.


Palace News, 15 Crystal Palace Parade. 020 8670 2786


Crystal Palace Park
Crystal Palace Parade
Views of South London
1854 Crystal Palace Exhibition relocated to Upper Norwood
1951 Crystal Palace became a GLC park
1986 Came under Bromley Council

Westow Park, 8


Alex Wynter Photography
Mob: 07967 060 055
Alex covers a range of photographic services.
Please get in contact for more information.  

Polish Deli

Piast Polish & Continental Deli
3 Hollybush Terrace. Westow Street
020 8768 5166
Food from Poland, Slovakia,
Czech Republic, Germany & Italy.
Specialities: Home made Pierogi & Bigos

Post office

55-57 Westow Street
Newspapers & magazines
Spanish deli. Coffee 7 soft drinks.
Cards & stationery.


Mister Print, 99 Church Road, (020) 8653 9048

Rail station

Crystal Palace, Crystal Palace Street

Restaurants in Crystal Palace

For a selection of the best restaurants and gastropubs in SE19 visit our snapshot
colour guide to Crystal Palace Restaurants. It features many regional cuisines including: Brazilian, Chinese, Indian, Portuguese, Spanish and Thai. More info

Focus On: Los Toreros


Iceland (home delivery), 19 Westow Hill, (020) 8766 6288


Royal Fish Bar, 14 Crystal Palace Parade, (020) 8670 7959
• Fish & Chips

Edo, 18 Westow Hill, (020) 8670 8900,
• Japanese cuisine. Free home delivery service (over £15) within 3 miles

New Golden Tiger, 78 Westow Hill, (020) 8670 3212
• Indian cuisine. Home delivery & taeaway

South East, 26 Westow Hill (020) 8670 6222,
• Thai cuisine. Free delivery on orders over £15 within 2 miles


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