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The best things to do near Oxford Circus

Burger & Lobster is a famous restaurant chain that was born in London.

Burger & Lobster specialises in, exactly what the name suggests: juicy burgers and succulent lobsters (as well as plenty more). With nine locations sprinkled across London, Burger & Lobster spans within Oxford Circus and beyond. 

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You’ll also find plenty of things to do near Oxford Circus, helping you to work up an appetite ahead of your visit to Burger & Lobster. 

Shopping: Explore world-famous shopping destinations like Oxford Street, Regent Street, and Carnaby Street. You'll find an array of high-street fashion, department stores like Selfridges, flagship stores, and unique boutiques.

Visit Iconic Stores: Check out flagship stores like NikeTown, Topshop, Hamleys (a massive toy store), and other renowned shops in the area.

Explore Food and Dining: Enjoy a variety of dining options, from street food stalls to upscale restaurants. There are numerous eateries and cafes offering diverse cuisines to suit different tastes.

Cultural Visits: Visit nearby cultural attractions like the Photographers' Gallery, London Palladium (for theater shows), and the BBC Broadcasting House.

Wander in Soho: It's just a stone's throw away from Oxford Circus. Explore the lively streets, full of trendy bars, restaurants, and entertainment spots.

Liberty London: Head to Liberty, a historic department store known for its unique architecture and luxury goods. It's not far from Oxford Circus and worth a visit.
Carnaby Street: Known for its independent boutiques, unique fashion finds, and vibrant atmosphere. Take a stroll and explore the eclectic shops and street art.

London Transport Museum: While not directly in Oxford Circus, it's nearby in Covent Garden. This museum offers a fascinating look at the history of London's transport system.

Catch a Show: Consider watching a play or musical in one of the nearby West End theatres like the London Palladium or Shaftesbury Theatre.

Relax in Green Spaces: Enjoy a break from the bustle at nearby parks like Soho Square, where you can sit, relax, and people-watch.

Attraction and days out near Oxford Circus

If you’re searching for things to do in Oxford Circus and you’re a sucker for a museum, the London Transport Museum is nearby in Covent Garden. Here you’ll find a history of London’s iconic transport, including but certainly not limited to the famous big red bus. If you’d prefer to dabble in some shopping, nearby Carnaby Street offers an abundance of boutiques, independent sellers and unique fashion finds, perfect for a relaxed day out with a coffee in hand, ending with a juicy Lobster Roll and cocktail in hand. Better still, Liberty London is also nearby if you’re not afraid of splashing a little cash and indulging yourself in some retail therapy. 

Of course, there are plenty more things to do in Oxford Circus. The West End theatres are all in close proximity providing world-class entertainment of famous shows, smaller productions, and lesser-known performances of actors waiting to be discovered. Afterwards, wander through nearby Soho and dip in and out of some of the trendy bars that characterise the area, before taking the stroll to Burger & Lobster for a delicious meal. 

Restaurants near Oxford Circus

With nine locations scattered across the city, Burger & Lobster has become a go-to spot for anyone craving a casual yet satisfying, and (slightly deliciously messy), culinary experience. The nearest locations to Oxford Circus include the Oxford Circus branch, Soho, and Mayfair

Burger & Lobster Oxford Circus is nestled on Little Portland Street, just steps from the iconic tube station. Burger & Lobster Oxford Circus is a vibrant hub buzzing with the energy of London's West End. Exposed brick walls, industrial lighting, and pops of red create a modern American diner vibe, complete with delicious menus with the classics like the Lobster Roll, Whole Lobster, and a selection of tempting burgers that require no knives or forks! 

Next, head to Dean Street in Soho for a slightly more intimate B&L experience. The Soho branch boasts a sleek, modern design with dark wood accents and pops of colour. You’ll also find B&L Mayfair on Clarges Street just a 15 minute walk from Oxford Circus. 

Each Burger & Lobster branch boasts a truly decadent menu. From the Lobster Roll to the twists on classics, such as the Lobster Tabbouleh Salad, you can always bank on getting your claws around some tender lobster. If you prefer a juicy beef burger, the Beast Burger is made with 5oz or 8oz 100% beef, lobster meat, brie, fennel slaw, truffle tarragon mayo, and served with crispy fries. The Lake District Burger is another menu favourite. Dry-aged Lake District beef, tomato relish, caramelised red onion, lettuce, pickles, your choice of blue cheese or aged cheddar, served with chunky chips.

If you can’t choose between the two, Burger & Lobster is absolutely the place to order both… luckily we account for such things and as such have The Combos: the best of both worlds on one big plate. 

As for drinks, the Burger & Lobster cocktails are always a hit. Choices such as the Lobstar Martini provide a twist on the classic Pornstar Martini with a new quirky name but the same delicious flavours. If you’re craving the taste of summer, the Amalfi Coast is a winner. 
Made with Beefeater Gin, Grapefruit Juice, Agave Syrup, Bergamot and finished 1936 Lager. Then, for a winter pleaser, the Winter Cobbler is truly delicious: Havana 7, Spiced Berries, Red Port, Cranberry Juice, Sugar, Lemon Juice, Blackberries, and Blueberries. Cocktails aren’t for everyone, so you’ll also find plenty of other beverage choices: mocktails, softs, stills, water, wine and house beers like Bear Island Pale Ale and Red Claw Lager. As well as delicious 1936 Alcohol Free.  

Whatever you find yourself doing in London, you’ll find plenty of things to do near Oxford Circus, the most notable being tucking into a delicious Combo at Burger & Lobster. Head over for a meal after you’re done exploring, or pop in for a cocktail (or 2!) between stops and experience Burger & Lobster’s exceptional menu and impeccable service for yourself!