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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  36% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 2.2 miles from Hackney Downs
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  24% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 31 minutes from Hackney Downs
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  41% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 37 minutes from Hackney Downs
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
 
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Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 13 minutes from Hackney Downs
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
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Abney Park Cemetery & Nature Reserve
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 16 minutes from Hackney Downs
Non-denominational cemetery, arboretum and nature reserve. Hidden away in the north-east corner of London, lies this highly influential, pioneering and yet relatively unknown beauty spot. Part nature ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 16 minutes from Hackney Downs
Located in a bustling, regenerated area of east London, London Fields park has been transformed from a neglected area of common ground into a thriving rich ... More
 
 
 
 
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Hackney Downs gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 15 minutes from Hackney Downs
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 32 minutes from Hackney Downs
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
 
 
 
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spa LONDON
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 32 minutes from Hackney Downs
Bethnal Green's former Turkish baths have been refurbished and turned into a spa complete with aroma steam rooms and a plunge pool. Spa LONDON is run ... More
 
 
 
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Frau Welt
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 4th to 21st October 2017 - 7.30pm
Hackney Downs, Amhurst Terrace, E8 | 4 minutes from Hackney Downs
Peter Clements and Oliver Dawe's one (wo)man drama fuses drag cabaret with narrative-led storytelling to chart the rise of an egomaniacal grande dame of the theatre ...More
 
 
 
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Hackney Downs Studios
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Amhurst Terrace, E8 | 4 minutes from Hackney Downs
A 70,000 sq ft centre for creativity and collaboration in East London, Hackney Downs Studios was established in 2011, transforming a redundant printworks into an arts ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Showroom
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Amhurst Terrace, E8 | 4 minutes from Hackney Downs
Launched in March 2015 and located in a 4,000 square foot former print works, Hackney Showroom is ... More
 
 
 
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Stoke Newington International Airport
London > Entertainment > Theatres
1-15 Leswin Place, N16 | 10 minutes from Hackney Downs
No airplanes take off from Stoke Newington International Airport. And there's no point looking up departure times here. Instead turn up for live performances by local ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Hackney Downs
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MostArt Centre
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
86 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 12 minutes from Hackney Downs
An art centre for Hackney where you may find art exhibitions, photography or jazz on a Sunday afternoon. There's a stage and bar in the ... More
 
 
 
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Sutton House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
2 & 4 Homerton High Street, E9 | 12 minutes from Hackney Downs
The royal connections of this rare, red-brick Tudor manor house reach back to Henry VIII whose Principal Secretary of State, Sir Ralph Sadler, built Sutton House ... More
 
 
 
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Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 13 minutes from Hackney Downs
On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Hackney Downs
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Mint Vintage
London > Shopping > Clothing
71-73 Stoke Newington High Street, Covent Garden, London N16 | 12 minutes from Hackney Downs
Mint Vintage specialises in men's and ladies clothing from seventies sheepskin to hidden vintage gems. No musty second hand cast-offs here. Instead you get an extensive ... More
 
 
 
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Of Cabbages & Kings
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
127 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 13 minutes from Hackney Downs
Of Cabbages & Kings first set up shop in May 2008. Since then they have been establishing creative networks and platforms for designers and makers in ... More
 
 
 
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Stoke Newington Farmers Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Paul's Church, Stoke Newington Road N16 7UY, N16 | 15 minutes from Hackney Downs
All the produce at the market is organic, biodynamic or wild - and it was the first farmers' market in the UK to do so. It's ... More
 
 
 
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Chick 'n' Sours
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
390 Kingsland Road, E8 | 4 minutes from Hackney Downs
Could this be the poshest fried chicken restaurant in London? Chick 'n' Sours in Dalston has a short, punchy menu of free-range, herb-fed fried chicken, whimsical ... More
 
 
 
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Jidori
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
89 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 4 minutes from Hackney Downs
Brett Redman, who first came onto the London dining scene with Elliot's on Bethnal Green Road back in 2006, is going Japanese with Jidori, a 40-seat ... More
 
 
 
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Oslo
London > Restaurants >
1A-1C Amhurst Road, E8 | 9 minutes from Hackney Downs
Situated next to Hackney Central Station on Amhurst Road, Oslo is a Nordic inspired music and dining destination with capacity of up to 600 over two ... More
 
 
 
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 13 minutes from Hackney Downs
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 35 minutes from Hackney Downs
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 37 minutes from Hackney Downs
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Downs gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 13 minutes from Hackney Downs
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 15 minutes from Hackney Downs
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Abney Park Cemetery & Nature Reserve
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 16 minutes from Hackney Downs
Non-denominational cemetery, arboretum and nature reserve. Hidden away in the north-east corner of London, lies this highly influential, pioneering and yet relatively unknown beauty spot. Part nature ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Hackney Downs.
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The Vincent
London > Nightlife > Pubs
2 Atkins Square, Dalston Lane, E8 | 6 minutes from Hackney Downs
After transforming The Sebright Arms on Hackney Road from boarded-up pub into an East End institution, the team have now set their sights on ... More
 
 
 
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Barden's Boudoir
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38-44 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 10 minutes from Hackney Downs
A late licence, DJ decks, P.A., stage for live bands, two bars and friendly bar staff selling bottled drinks and beers on tap plus an extensive ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Hart
London > Nightlife > Pubs
69 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 12 minutes from Hackney Downs
Stoke Newington's extremely likable White Hart seems to cater for just about anyone. Inside, it's spacious and comfortable, with low-slung sofas and comfy chairs the order ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Downs clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Rootdown
London > Nightlife > Bars
237 Lower Clapton Road, E5 | 7 minutes from Hackney Downs
Cocktails come in interesting combinations - coriander, basil and chilli margarita, anyone? - at Rootdown, a Clapton restaurant and cocktail bar with music... and a social ... More
 
 
 
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Our/London
London > Nightlife > Bars
Arch 435 & 436, Spurstowe Road, E8 | 8 minutes from Hackney Downs
Located in two adjoining arches underneath Hackney Downs train station, Our/London is a micro-distillery producing ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Central
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Amhurst Road, E8 | 9 minutes from Hackney Downs
Hackney’s freshest venue is a converted railway station with a plush bar / restaurant on the ground floor and a nightclub upstairs. The kitchen serves excellent ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Hackney Downs.
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Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 26 minutes from Hackney Downs
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 35 minutes from Hackney Downs
... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 37 minutes from Hackney Downs
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Follies
Follies
Theatre | Until 4th November 2017 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre SE1 8XZ E5 8NP - 0 minute walk from Hackney Downs

Imelda Staunton, Tracie Bennett and Janie Dee play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production of Stephen Sondheim and ...More

 
Inside
Exhibitions | Until 15th November 2017 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

To mark the 10th anniversary of the Koestler Trust annual exhibition, renowned artist Antony Gormley curates the 2017 edition which ...More

Waterloo Billboard Commission: Superflex, Euro (2012)
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2018 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

Exhibitions & Art, Design....More

Briefs: Close Encounters
Briefs: Close Encounters
Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Underbelly Festival 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

Over the past four years Briefs has become one of the highlights of summer on London's South Bank. Now they're ...More

 
Underbelly Festival
Underbelly Festival
Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Underbelly Festival 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

This year, the Udderbelly Festival and London Wonderground merge together to form the Underbelly Festival. Taking place in the same ...More

 
Belief and Beyond Belief
Belief and Beyond Belief
Exhibitions | Until 17th December 2017 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

Professor Stephen Hawking opens the year-long Belief and Beyond Belief festival appearing at an exclusive event marking his 75th birthday ...More

 
The Redemption Xtravaganzah
Theatre | On 26th September 2017 

Underbelly Festival 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

The cabaret night, hosted by The Virgin Extravaganzah, features a variety of artists, including Missy Macabre, Tracy Barlow, Ruby Wednesday, ...More

Waterloo Billboard Commission: Superflex, Euro (2012)
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2018 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

Exhibitions & Art, Design....More

Waterloo Billboard Commission: Superflex, Euro (2012)
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2018 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

Exhibitions & Art, Design....More

Waterloo Billboard Commission: Superflex, Euro (2012)
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2018 

Southbank Centre 2 minutes walk from Hackney Downs

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Bringing more than 200 wines to Bloomberg Arcade, Vinoteca City combines a wine shop with ...More

 
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Adding another fear factor to Halloween, Sky Garden is taking the occasion to horrifying new ...More

 
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Mercato Metropolitano

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Combining restaurant and butcher, Macellaio RC doesn't shy ...More

 
The Queen of Hoxton Winter Rooftop: The Moroccan Medina
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The Queen Of Hoxton

The Queen of Hoxton presents another seasonal rooftop ...More

 
The Dark Room
The Dark Room
Theatre | From 8th November 

Theatre 503

Angela Betzien's award-winning The Dark Room comes to Theatre503 for its UK premiere. Transferring from ...More

 
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Megan's by the Green
Dining 

A dog-friendly neighbourhood cafe with fairy lights and a great place for after-school pizzas....More

 
Rochelle Canteen at the Institute of Contemporary Arts
Rochelle Canteen at the Institute of Contemporary Arts
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Margot Henderson and Melanie Arnold, known for their ...More

 
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Frog by Adam Handling
Dining 

The flagship restaurant for Adam Handling, one of the hottest young chefs in London....More

 
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Yamagoya
Dining 

Yamagoya, specialising in traditional Japanese ramen, open their first real home in London on The ...More

 
Olle
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DIY is 'de rigueur' at Olle, a Korean BBQ restaurant in Chinatown where you do ...More

 
Lambeth Fireworks
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Seasonal | On 4th November 

Brockwell Park

In 2017 Lambeth Council's annual Fireworks display at Brockwell Park takes on 'A Night at ...More

 
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Creative space and broadcast studios housed in a Brutalist building and home of London Fashion Week....More

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Pizza Pilgrims, West India Quay
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The largest pizzeria from Pizza Pilgrims James and ...More

 
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A stone's throw from Canary Wharf and Poplar, West India Quay is a dockside area ...More

 
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Dance | From 27th September 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Embracing all dance forms, Carlos Acosta's new dance company performs at Sadler's Wells on their ...More

 
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