The Pit  

 
 
ADDRESS
Warburton Street, Hackney, Fields, London E8 3RR
 
 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
23 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
27 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  39% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 11 minutes from The Pit
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
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  22% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 23 minutes from The Pit
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  42% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 23 minutes from The Pit
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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Sights and Attractions near The Pit

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Pit
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yinka Shonibare Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Sunbury House, 1 Andrews Street, Hackney, London E8 | 5 minutes from The Pit
Turner Shortlisted British artist Yinka Shonibare has bought this former office block, in need of some attention, and hardly changed a thing. While the artist decides ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Viktor Wynd Museum Of Curiosities, Fine Art and Natural History
London > Attractions > Museums
11 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 | 5 minutes from The Pit
Viktor Wynd launched his Little Shop of Horrors in 2009 and in 2014 it re-opened as a museum of rare and priceless marvels of the natural ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vyner Street Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
21-23 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Pit
The remnants of its former use as an old industrial area are still visible on Vyner Street. But, in recent years, it has become a hotbed ... More
 
 
 
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Ballin' Jacks
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 27th June 2017 - 7.30pm-11pm
The Pit, 365-366 Warburton St, E8 | Same location as The Pit
...More
 
 
 
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The Early Years / Vanishing Twin / Andy Bell (Ride)
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 4th July 2017 - 7.30pm-11pm
The Pit, 365-366 Warburton St, E8 | Same location as The Pit
...More
 
 
 
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Campfire Club Bakehouse Series
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 26th June, 25th August and 22nd September 2017 - 7.30pm
The Pit, Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, E8 | 3 minutes from The Pit
...More
 
 
 
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Netil House
London > Entertainment >
1-7 Westgate Street, Hackney, London E8 | 1 minute from The Pit
A stone's throw from London Fields, Netil House is home to 94 creative studios, a market, gallery and Netil360, a rooftop space with wonderful 360-degree views ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
270 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 | 8 minutes from The Pit
Picturehouse Cinemas, who run the popular Greenwich Picturehouse and Clapham Picturehouse opened the Hackney Picturehouse on Mare Street in October 2011 which features the biggest ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oval Space
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 9 minutes from The Pit
Oval Space is a multi-use arts and events space with 6,000 square feet of space in Bethnal Green in East London with stunning views over the ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Pit

The best shops and markets near The Pit
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Netil Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Westgate Street, E8 | 1 minute from The Pit
Next door to Netil House, Netil Market is home to a permanent community of independent businesses operating every day of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
E5 Bakehouse
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, Hackney, London E8 | 3 minutes from The Pit
Ben Mackinnon brings the art of sourdough baking to Hackney through his E5 Bakehouse located in a spruced up railway arch near London Fields in East ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Broadway Market
London > Shopping > Markets
East London, Hackney, London E8 | 4 minutes from The Pit
Broadway is a great little market that is expanding rapidly and enjoys a tremendous reputation. It's worth the trip down there as there's a tremendous variety ... More
 
 
 
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Il Cudega
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Arch 358 Westgate Street, Hackney, London E8 | 1 minute from The Pit
Il Cudega co-owners Luca and Giovanni, childhood friends from the small hamlet of Carimate near Lake Como, bring slow food from Lombardy to a railway arch ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ellory
London > Restaurants >
Netil House, 1 Westgate Street , E8 | 1 minute from The Pit
He was previously at The Wapping Project then Mayfields before chef Matthew Young teamed up with sommelier Jack Lewens (ex-Spring and River Cafe) ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Climpson's Arch
London > Restaurants >
Arch 374 Helmsley Place, E8 | 1 minute from The Pit
Set up in 2013, Climpson's Arch has been a business incubator, giving up and coming chefs space to test out their ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Pit

Near The Pit
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 15 minutes from The Pit
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 17 minutes from The Pit
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 20 minutes from The Pit
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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The Pit gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 4 minutes from The Pit
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 6 minutes from The Pit
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 | 12 minutes from The Pit
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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Pubs near The Pit

The best pubs near London The Pit.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Dove
London > Nightlife > Pubs
24 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 3 minutes from The Pit
Award winning Hackney stalwart The Dove is a wonderful traditional pub on Broadway Market and sister pub to hidden Clerkenwell gem, The Dovetail. A great place ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cat & Mutton
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Broadway, Hackney, London E8 | 4 minutes from The Pit
Pub ... More
 
 
 
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Pub on the Park
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Martello Street, Hackney, E8 | 4 minutes from The Pit
Perched overlooking London Fields the Pub on the Park is is one of the finest pubs in the East to spend a summer's day. Outside there's ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Pit

The Pit clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
365-366 Warburton St, Hackney, London E8 | Same location as The Pit
Located under the railway arches beside London Fields in Hackney, the London Fields Brewery opened in 2011 and was inspired by the drought of craft beer ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
PortSide Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
Off Broadway, 63-65 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 4 minutes from The Pit
If rum is your tipple of choice, then PortSide Parlour is the place to quench your thirst. Located in an underground bar beneath Off Broadway on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Pickle Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
13-14 The Oval, E2 | 7 minutes from The Pit
Directly opposite Oval Space and run by the same team, The Pickle Factory hosts shows, bands and club ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Pit.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Pit
... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 24 minutes from The Pit
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 28 minutes from The Pit
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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The Pickle Factory
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd June 2017 

The Pickle Factory 7 minutes walk from The Pit

Ben Sims spins house and techno all night long....More

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The Greatest Spectacle of Lucha Libre
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York Hall Leisure Centre 12 minutes walk from The Pit

The grand spectacle of Mexican Lucha Libre makes American wrestling look as dramatic as a rained-out cricket match. The masked ...More

 
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Our/London 12 minutes walk from The Pit

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For Since A Woman
Dance | On 23rd June 2017 

St John On Bethnal Green 15 minutes walk from The Pit

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The Scorpios
Concerts | On 23rd June 2017 

Cafe OTO 18 minutes walk from The Pit

Originally from Central Sudan but now based in London, the foursome performs its self-penned contemporary world music....More

Tiger Rag
Concerts | Until 30th June 2017 

Arcola Theatre 18 minutes walk from The Pit

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Helena Kay-Barry Green Quartet
Concerts | On 23rd June 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 21 minutes walk from The Pit

The saxophonist, who was named Young Scottish Jazz Musician of the Year, performs with pianist, Green....More

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Concerts | On 23rd June 2017 

The Nest 22 minutes walk from The Pit

Tobias Rieser and Adrian Held from Austria bring their electronica originals to the UK's stages....More

Forever Presents Faze Miyaki
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd June 2017 

Birthdays 22 minutes walk from The Pit

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Circus 83
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th December 2017 

Cargo 24 minutes walk from The Pit

The DJs Daniel Pozzebon, Wade and Miguel Cruz hit the decks to provide an exciting mix of hip-hop, house, R&B ...More

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