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Belsize Village
Views and Businesses in Belsize Village


Much of Belsize Park is a Conservation Area, you can read more about it in the Belsize Conservation Area Statement.

Village View1
Photo: Angela King

Photo: Angela King

Village View
Photo: Angela King

Village Flowers
Photo: Angela King

Angela King


Angela King

October 2015: Angela King of Heywards has kindly submitted the lovely pictures above – some of which were taken in the village a few years ago.



More pictures of Belsize Village over the years

Belsize Terrace
Belsize Terrace around 1900

Belsize Terrace Belsize Terrace today

Belsize Crescent Belsize Crescent c.1900

Belsize Tavern
The Belsize Tavern 1850-2002

XO Belsize Village
From 2002 -2007 this was home to the Belsize Gastropub – now it's the
XO Bar and Restaurant

Belsize garage

Between 1951 and 1980 this
was the office of Belsize Garage
on 27 Belsize Lane

Today it's home to
Heywood Estate Agents

The Chateaubriand Restaurant in the 1980s

Sergio outside Chateabriand
Sergio Latorraca outside Chateaubriand, Conrad's Bistro was located next door

The premises of Chateaubriand and Conrad's Bistro are now home to Retsina, an award-winning Greek restaurant and runner up:
Gordon Ramsay's f Word

Oddbins Belsize Village This shop in this corner building was originally opened c.1876
The premises were a bakery for a while up until 1972
From 1972-2011 it was Oddbins Wine Store – the oldest shop in the Oddbins group
Now it is the gallery of Sylvester Fine Art
Corner Restaurant 44 Belsize Lane
This was an antiquarian bookseller for many years, and then a gift shop. After a long period the building was fully renovated in 2009
Mid-2012 it reopened as Hazara, an Indian Fusion restaurant
Corner Belsize Lane 44 Belsize Lane following extensive renovation and restoration work

For more information on Belsize Village, its people and history, please watch
The Belsize Story
Combining its fascinating historical background with a present-day architectural tour, The Belsize Story is a documentary film that records the evolution of Belsize right up to the present day, featuring the buildings, the beautiful settings and most importantly, its people.

The Belsize Story – where you can find more information and view the trailer
And you can view the full film here >

Love Hampstead
I Love Hampstead – For everyone who loves, lives or works in the Hampstead area

Flickr 'Misty February on the Heath' view images here

Flickr 'Slipping and Sliding on Haverstock Hill' view images here

Nailicious London





Opened in 1998 – its modern Italian cuisine, welcoming service and contemporary design all contribute to the appeal of the Artigiano Restaurant. The glass frontage folds away to open up the restaurant, creating perfect al fresco dining.


Hampstead Theatre

The Hampstead Theatre works with the world’s most prominent theatre makers to create productions of a truly international standard.



XO bar


Located at 29 Belsize Lane, XO offers a diverse range of cocktails and an extensive wine list. XO offers a chic restaurant, and can host private events.

Pan-Asian food is served in the sleek Shanghai colonial club style dining room that creates a relaxed yet sophisticated dining experience.


The agency's highly experienced and trained property team will ensure you enjoy attentive service and receive professional advice.

Heywoods is the most established Estate Agency in Belsize Village

Belsize Village Deli

The Belsize Village Delicatessen specialises in an extensive range of deli delights including cheeses, salads and patés. The deli also sells a selection of meats including roast chicken, York ham and roast beef. All the food is freshly prepared in their own kitchen.

BodymattersBodyMatters Clinic offers a wide range of therapies, aimed at enhancing your health and promoting well-being.


Retsina is a family run Greek Restaurant with wonderful home cooking. Described by Time Out as "Relaxed and stylish; service jovial; prices are great; and the cooking is effortlessly authentic"

SylvesterSylvester Fine Art
Sylvester Fine Art delivers quality art to their customers at sensible prices.
Stock of artworks comprise 20th and 21st Century European art

HazaraHazara is a premier Indian fine dining restaurant.

Indian food prepared with fresh ingredients sourced daily