London a few weeks before christmas is very overcrowded.
But there are some nice places that one has definitely got to go to!
Covent Garden is certainly one of these places. Ideal for food-lovers, there is a deli market serving fresh takeaway food and speciality foods.
You will find very different things from corn crepes to German sausages and mustard to Paninis, burgers and even sweet things like pastries.
The prices vary between 3£ and 5£ per portion, but it seems worth the quality of the food.
I had a buffalo mozzarella and Parma ham panini and it was delicious: