Here are some of the local attractions near to Livingston. Livingston is located only 10 minutes drive from Muswell Hill and its great selection of bars and restaurants and just down the road is Crouch End. We have included places to visit such as the famous Alexandra Palace, a selection of pubs and restaurants, plus some nearby music shops which always come in handy...
One of London's famous Victorian palaces, Ally Pally sits atop a hill immediately North West of Wood Green and boasts one of the very best views of the city. All sorts of activities go on here: big name gigs, sporting events such as the Masters Snooker and World Darts Championships, an ice rink, pitch and putt golf and various exhibitions. Alexandra Park, which sits infront of the palace, is a meer 10 minute walk from the studio and is full of runners, dog walkers and people training in summertime.
The Mall is a large shopping centre almost directly opposite Livingston. You'll find the majority of UK high street retailers, food chains and a multi-screen cinema complex.
Piano specialists, other instruments and accessories.
Guitar and amp specialists, spares and repairs.
The Yard Cafe is a tiny quaint cafe situated inside Alexandra Palace overground station. It's a 5 minute walk from the studio and the healthiest option around. The tiny space is full of home-made, fresh sandwiches, salads, savoury snacks and an array of sweet patisserie options.
Anyone that's a past client of Livingston will most likely have had the pleasure of experiencing the next-level Turkish food in the area - and no-one does it better than Charcoal Grill. The meat is succulant, Falafal wraps are top and the bread is aplenty. Quality and quantity at very competitve prices.
The Starting Gate is a fabulous pub directly opposite Alexandra Palace overground station. Just a 5 minute walk from the station, there's a wide selection of beers on tap - from local brewers and well-known worldwide brands. Lovely pub food and great atmosphere.
With a menu based on British dishes with hints of European flavours, the nearby Mosaica is a popular restaurant in Wood Green. They source all of their produce from London's Billingsgate and Smithfields markets.
The high-end St James Restaurant & Bar serves delicious breakfasts, lunches and dinners. A smart bar at the front of the building is stocked with wines and cocktail ingredients, while the refined, white-wall restaurant offers seasonal dishes of a very high standard. It is based in Crouch End, a short bus or cab journey from Livingston.
Although slightly further afield in Harringay, The Salisbury may still be worth a visit especially for avid real ale drinkers - they have a fantastic choice of cask, keg and bottled beers. The food menu is of the pizza / burger ilk.