Here’s a quick run down of some of the latest businesses to accept the B£. As well as paying in B£s you can also ask for them in change, a quick and easy way to get hold of B£s without visiting an exchange point.
1. Phillip’s Fruit + Veg, Brixton Village [previously Granville Arcade]
Phillip's Fruit + Veg in Brixton Village
Phillip has been running this greengrocers in Brixton Village for almost seven years. He sells a huge variety of fruit and veg, including Brixton staples like yams, green bananas and coconuts.
2. Take 2wo, Brixton Village/Coldharbour Lane
Take 2wo in Brixton Village/Coldharbour Lane
Take 2wo is a friendly café/restaurant serving great value Caribbean food. It’s often open late and on Saturdays there’s a BBQ just outside where you can take your pick from jerked meats and roasted fish.
3. The Agile Rabbit, Brixton Village
The Agile Rabbit Pizzeria in Brixton Village
The Agile Rabbit [note the bunny on the unicycle] is a very recent addition to Brixton Village, having only been open for five weeks. Run by Victor, they serve up excellent quality pizza to takeaway or linger over in their sun-trap of a restaurant. Look out for their bicycle-powered delivery service launching this Summer.
4. Etta’s Seafood Kitchen
Etta's Seafood Kitchen in Brixton Village
In her charmingly decorated kitchen Etta cooks up a wide range of delicious fish dishes like crab fritters, steamed mussels and seafood linguine. Prices are incredibly reasonable and there’s an (even cheaper) children’s menu too.