The station is not the only interesting piece of local history that has
vanished. Here are some more Brompton Curiosities.
The El Cubano on Brompton Road was England's first coffee bar
The Roman Room was another fashionable 1950s and '60s
restaurant at 171 Brompton Road
The Bistrot Vino restaurant at 303 Brompton Road – now a fashion store
The Hour Glass – a small triangular pub –
is still at 279 Brompton Road