Sidcup is a part of southeast London. It is situated in the London Borough of Bexley. It was a part of the historic county of Kent in the past and is very close to the London/Kent border.
Sidcup's location being so close to the Kent countryside means the beautiful Kent Downs are only a short distance away. If you are looking for some peace and quiet even closer to Sidcup, you'll find that Lamorbey Park is a gorgeous place for a walk with a lovely picturesque lake.
Although a part of London, it is a quiet area with good schools and substantial green space. It is easy to see why Sidcup is becoming more popular. Many of Sidcup's best restaurants are located in the Station Road area. There are several well-known chains and many popular independent eateries.
Sidcup is a commuter area, being only about 12 miles from central London. It has rail services from Sidcup Station to Charing Cross, Cannon Street and London Bridge on Southeastern Railways.