This energetic neighbourhood effortlessly blends the old and the new. From lively Francis Road to the bustling High Road, residents and visitors can enjoy many independent shops, restaurants and cafes.

Following regeneration for the 2012 Olympics the area has continued to develop and grow becoming a destination for young professionals and families alike where a real sense of community thrives.

The area is well served by public transport making it ideal for commuters. The Central Line easily connects you to Central and West London. It's just one stop from Stratford, Westfield Shopping Centre and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

It is also home to Leyton Orient Football Club, and Leyton Jubilee Park, a beautiful open green space. With a diverse mix of cultures, there is something for everyone.

Bamboo Mat

625 High Rd. Leyton, London E10 6RF

Where Peruvian meets Japanese, Nikkei cuisine is the specialty of this restaurant on Leyton High Road, and as a result it’s caught the attention of national food critics.

Deeney’s Café

360 High Rd. Leyton, London E10 6QE

This bustling Scottish café, which is famous for its Hamish McBeth - a toastie packed with haggis and bacon - can be found on Leyton High Road.

Stange Brew

179 Francis Rd, London E10 6NQ

If a morning caffeine hit is your thing, try this great shop on Francis Road. It’s the go-to coffees shop for our Leyton team. It also serves some of the best toasties in the area.

Bread and Oregano

3 Hainault Buildings, 1, Leyton E10 6RT

A coffee shop where, in their own words, they “consciously decided to slow down the daily rhythms” and where you’re encouraged to “stay as long as you want”. Oh, and they do great food too

Abbotts Park

9 Abbotts Park Road, London E10 6HT

If tennis is your thing, this is the park for you, as it houses several courts. There are also play areas, table tennis tables and an outdoor gym, plus the chance to get involved with nature conservation volunteering.

Drapers Fields

Temple Mills Lane, London E15 2BP

Revamped as part of the Olympic Legacy Project, it has a rolling alpine landscape, play equipment and an all-weather football pitch.

Coronation Gardens

13 Buckingham Rd, London E10 5N

Home to the Borough’s only surviving bandstand, it’s a true oasis just off the High Road. Make sure to check out the statue to Laurie Cunningham, Leyton Orient alumnus and the first British player to sign for Real Madrid.

Leyton Jubilee Park

Seymour Road, London E10 7BL

A beautiful park situated next to the popular Clementina estate, this outdoor space features an outdoor gym, multi-use games area, Woodland Walk and the popular KuKooLaLa community café.

The Coach and Horses

391 High Road. Leyton, London E10 5NA

The place for a pre-match beer, this pub has been serving football fans for longer than many of us have been alive. Recently refurbished, it offers Sri Lankan cuisine and classic Sunday roasts.

The Heathcote and Star

344 Grove Green Road, London E11 4EA

Sister pub to the Leyton Star, this pub features one of the largest beer gardens in the borough, to match its cavernous interior. Add to that a wide range of drinks and great Thai food, and you’ve got a fantastic local “boozer”.

The Leyton Star

116 High Road. Leyton, London E15 2BX

Opened in 2016, this pub is a popular local for those living on the Leyton/Stratford border. The sizeable beer garden is busy in the summer, whilst the Sunday roast with a pint is the perfect winter warmer.

William the Fourth

816 High Road, London E10 6AE

This beautiful pub on the Leyton/Walthamstow border used to have its own brewery on site. It’s now a function space, complimenting the charm and warmth of the main pub.

Westfield Stratford City

157 Montfichet Road, London E20 1EJ

It’s big, it’s bright, it’s Westfield Stratford City! Featuring more shops and eateries than you can shake a stick at, even the most ardent shopaholic will be sated by this retail palace.

Leyton Leisure Centre

763 High Road. Leyton, London E10 5AB

This centre has something for everyone, meaning there is no excuse to be inactive! It has swimming pools, large gym, spin and fitness studios, and sauna and steam rooms.


258 Church Rd, London E10 7JQ

As they themselves say, this is part furniture factory, part creative space. A multifunctional venue, you can hire studio space, attend one of the many events, or simply kick back with a latte.