With a name that means “King’s Manor”, Kingsbury is one of the more interesting parts of the borough of Brent in London. A tiny parish in medieval times, Kingsbury has grown and developed into a major centre for business and entertainment. Sights like the Royal Air Force Museum and the Shree Swaminarayan Mandir give a peek into the complex cultural mix that defines Kingsbury. Over the years Kingsbury has been home to many famous people including George Michael, Mike Gatting, Stuart Pearce and Tony Kanal.
Kingsbury is a popular commercial centre with a variety of businesses taking up office space and serviced offices in the area. Road-laying contractors, administrative headquarters for various large companies, management consultants, financial services, doctors, and solicitors can all be found in the area. Kingsbury Electronics Ltd., The Clay Oven Lounge, JJS Catering Services ltd and PIP Printing are examples of some of the businesses which can be found in the area.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Kingsbury provides easy access to London’s second biggest indoor venue for live performances, Wembley Stadium, alongside a number of other smaller venues offering theatre, cinema, music, performing arts and more. Tricycle Theatre and New End Theatre are frequented by thespian aficionados, while Kenwood House showcases classical music performances. You will find a variety of restaurants offering a wide range of cuisine in Kingsbury. Ram’s offers a taste of India while Kaifeng serves up great Chinese food. Wagamama is ideal for those looking to try South-Asian delicacies while Sakonis introduces diners to exceptional Italian cuisine. Many other eateries offering international and traditional British cooking can be found throughout the area.
Kingsbury boasts a reliable bus service connecting the area to other parts of London, while the Kingsbury tube station offer convenient access to the Jubilee Line. Wembley Stadium railway station is the closest overground, for those looking for mainline services. Taxis are easily available throughout the area.