Shepherd’s Bush often gets overlooked, sitting in the cultural shadow of its well-heeled neighbours Kensington and Holland Park… and in the very literal shadow of the monolithic shopping behemoth that is Westfield. And yet, slowly but surely, there are new shoots finding the light.
Roller skating in an industrial warehouse. Michelin-starred sushi in the clouds. A former library that’s giving a stage to new voices (ironically enough). Shepherd’s Bush is home to some truly unique experiences, restaurants and bars, where independent businesses thrive alongside a growing influx of high-end eateries.
Here’s where to go and what to see in Shepherd’s Bush…