Babalou

 
 
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St Matthew's Church, Brixton, Brixton Hill, London SW2 1JF 
 
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Babalou. Buzzy (if slightly gloomy) DJ Bar in the crypt of St.Matthew's church. Babalou serves food but only if specifically booked beforehand.

 

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Brixton Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
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Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, SW9 | 19 minutes from Babalou
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