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HELP!!!!!! Yank with sticker shock [London]

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brucewein Apr 10, 2011 02:12 PM

Staying near W. Brompton tube. Any way to moderate meal costs

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    DavidT RE: brucewein Apr 10, 2011 02:50 PM

    Below is a past thread "London on a budget." I would suggest going to the upper right-hand corner of this page and search for budget and/or bargain.

    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/747508

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      DavidT RE: DavidT Apr 10, 2011 02:58 PM

      Recent "Frugal Traveler" article in the NY Times on visiting London:

      http://frugaltraveler.blogs.nytimes.c...

    2. limster RE: brucewein Apr 10, 2011 03:10 PM

      Try the various places in Brixton Village. See the mega thread here: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/698606

      Close to the Kensington area, this might be useful: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/762910
      Less pricey places mentioned in that thread include: No. 10, Mohsen, Daquise, Bosphorous Kebab House

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        JFores RE: brucewein Apr 10, 2011 03:34 PM

        You're very close to Taiwan Village and that whole high street (North Rd?) has a lot of cheap eats as well as a market. There's a fried to order falafel stand which I think is 3 pounds for an enormous "large."

        Otherwise check the other budget threads. Depending on how far you want to travel on the District Line, check various Indian threads regarding Whitechapel and East Ham.

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