Deptford is blessed with a thriving restaurant scene offering the taste of old and new that is rare in other parts of London. Taking a walk through the area you'll notice that eateries aren't afraid to try something a little bit different. To shop in the area is a unique experience of strolling through a traditional flea market, the bustling high street and independent outlets. After finding places to eat, and shop, you might want to explore Deptford's cultural attractions such as theatres, galleries, cinemas and museums that make the place so interesting. Or if you'd like to kick back with your friends, there's ample opportunity to socialise in the area's bars and cafes.