The Little Venice Guide: Top Bars, Pubs and Restaurants in the Area

While the only similarity it may have with its namesake is being by a stretch of water, London's Little Venice has got plenty of its own British charm going on. Strolling distance from Paddington, the area is filled with cute pubs, date-perfect wine bars, and even a floating restaurant or two. So next time the sun is shining, or you fancy a stroll by a picturesque canal, head over to West London - and while you're at it, try our guide to the best pubs, bars and restaurants in the area.

The Hero of Maida

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Pubs don't come much more gorgeous than The Hero Of Maida, the recently revamped boozer on Shirland Road. Complete with royal blue walls, framed prints, and a big wooden bar, the space is so cosy, you may just end up forgoing your month's rent and spending all your time here instead.