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    Malmaison London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £52  39% off
    18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 1 minute from The Gate
    Malmaison London has been stunningly converted into the finest boutique hotel in London. Right on the edge of trendy Clerkenwell and within the sound of bow ... More
     
     
     
    Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £79  33% off
    7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 3 minutes from The Gate
    Just North of the city, these well-appointed family apartments offer an idyllic little spot for parents with children. At the weekend, the city is a wonderfully ... More
     
     
     
    The Zetter Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  40% off
    St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 4 minutes from The Gate
    This boutique hotel in trendy Clerkenwell fits right in with the warehouse chic designer feel of the neighbourhood. Mixing vintage chairs with stark modern prints, there's ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Alternative Bars nearest The Gate

    Nearest to The Gate
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Longroom
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    18-20 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | Same location as The Gate
    Situated in the heart of Clerkenwell, next door to St John and Smithfield Market, The Longroom specialises in craft beers, salt beef and gourmet sandwiches. Described ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Bleeding Heart Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1N | 5 minutes from The Gate
    As the less formal sister of the Bleeding Heart Restaurant, the Tavern has kept the brand's warm welcome, slick service and top nosh intact while presenting ... More
     
     
     
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    Bounce
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    121 Holborn, Holborn, London EC1N | 7 minutes from The Gate
    Paddles at the ready! Europe's first social ping-pong club has arrived in London and, quite brilliantly, is built in the exact spot that table tennis was ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near The Gate

    The Gate clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Fox & Anchor
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from The Gate
    This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Vinoteca
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    7 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from The Gate
    Wine bars in the UK were given a bad name in the 1980s but places like this show us how it should be done. Both the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Fabric
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    77a Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 2 minutes from The Gate
    Built on the site of a Victorian meat cellar, Fabric continues to boast the most sensational line-ups in the capital. Its global reputation is founded on ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near The Gate

    Near The Gate
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Henry IV (Part II)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Gate
    Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
     
     
     
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    Henry IV (Part I)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th November 2015 to 24th January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Gate
    The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Henry VI, Shakespeare's enduring historical drama, comes to the Barbican this November once again as part of the King and ...More
     
     
     
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    English National Ballet: Lest We Forget
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 8th to 12th Sep 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, City, London EC1R | 13 minutes from The Gate
    Following a successful first showing at the Barbican in spring last year, the English National Ballet's "clever mix of experiment and accessibility" (The Guardian), Lest We ...More
     
     
     
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    Near The Gate
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    Barbican Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Gate
    The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Barbican Centre
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Gate
    Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican The Pit
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Gate
    In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near The Gate

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Gate
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    St Bartholomew the Great
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 2 minutes from The Gate
    St Bartholomew the Great is a historic church founded in 1123 and the oldest parish church in the City of London. Features include the pre-Reformation octagonal ... More
     
     
     
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    Museum of London
    London > Attractions > Museums
    150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 5 minutes from The Gate
    Experience the real flavour of London life from the prehistoric to present day when you visit the Museum of London, a modern ... More
     
     
     
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    Barbican - Curve Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from The Gate
    Part of the Barbican Centre for arts and conferences the Curve Gallery, situated on the ground floor, has changing exhibitions of photography, art and design. ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near The Gate

    The best shops and markets near The Gate
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    Farm Collective
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    91 Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from The Gate
    Its location opposite Smithfield Market is a very appropriate spot for the Farm Collective to set up shop. Working with select farmers and small producers, this outlet ... More
     
     
     
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    Smithfield Market
    London > Shopping > Markets
    West Smithfield, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 2 minutes from The Gate
    For tenants of Smithfield Market getting up in the dark is the nothing out of the ordinary; with the market opening at 4am these hard ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Lesley Craze Gallery
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    34 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 5 minutes from The Gate
    Lesley Craze houses contemporary pieces of jewellery design in an interesting gallery shop. A range of materials is used, including both precious and semi-precious metals, and ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near The Gate

    What are the best dining options near The Gate London?
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    St John
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    26 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | Same location as The Gate
    This gory Michelin-starred restaurant often slips into those "Best 50 restaurants in the World" lists - and it's not hard to see why. Although picky eaters ... More
     
     
     
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    Burger & Lobster
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    40 St John's Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | Same location as The Gate
    This is the third branch of Burger & Lobster, following the success (see queues) of the original Burger & Lobster in Mayfair (opened in ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Benito's Hat
    London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
    12-14 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | Same location as The Gate
    Following the success (read queues) of their first restaurant in Fitzrovia, Benito's Hat brought their unique brand of Mexican food to Farringdon and introduced a new ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near The Gate

    Near The Gate
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 9 minutes from The Gate
    This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Career Energy
    London > Education > Career Services
    4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 9 minutes from The Gate
    Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
     
     
     
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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from The Gate
    One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near The Gate

    The Gate gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Urban Golf
    London > Leisure > Golf
    12 Smithfield Street, City, London EC1A | 4 minutes from The Gate
    OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it’s a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Postman's Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from The Gate
    Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    My Chocolate Workshops
    London > Leisure > Activities
    Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, London EC1N | 7 minutes from The Gate
    Immerse yourself in a world of chocolate with this mouth-watering workshop. You will discover how chocolate is processed from bean to bar. Sample a variety of ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near The Gate

    The best pubs near London The Gate.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Fox & Anchor
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from The Gate
    This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Old Red Cow
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 2 minutes from The Gate
    One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Jerusalem Tavern
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    55 Britton Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 2 minutes from The Gate
    It’s teeny-tiny and, no, there aren’t enough seats, but the Jerusalem Tavern still provides a cosy nook to devour a rare breed of delicious ales. London’s ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near The Gate

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Gate.
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    The Rookery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Peter's Lane, Cowcross Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 1 minute from The Gate
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    Museum of the Order of St John
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    St. Johns Gate, 26 St. John's Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 2 minutes from The Gate
    The Museum of the Order of St John tells the story of the St John's Ambulance from within a 16th century gatehouse which was formerly the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Haberdashers' Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    18 West Smithfield, City, London EC1A | 3 minutes from The Gate
    Opened by the Queen in 2002 and designed by Sir Michael Hopkins and Partners Haberdashers' Hall was the first new livery hall in the Square Mile ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Museum of London 5 minutes walk from The Gate

    A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

     
    Hamlet
    Hamlet
    Theatre | Until 31st October 2015 

    Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from The Gate

    Benedict Cumberbatch stars in the title role of Hamlet in Lyndsey Turner's production of Shakespeare's tragedy at the Barbican. The ...More

     
    Dr Johnsons Houses
    Tours | Until 31st December 2016 

    Dr Johnson's House 9 minutes walk from The Gate

    A 300 year old town house, nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys. It was built in 1700 and ...More

    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Voga at Coq d'Argent
    Sporting Events | Until 27th September 2015 

    Coq d'Argent 13 minutes walk from The Gate

    What better way to spend summer Sunday mornings than doing voga on the roof of the Coq d'Argent? Even better, ...More

     
    FoBo Jug Band
    Concerts | Until 3rd September 2015 

    The Nightjar Bar 14 minutes walk from The Gate

    Early and classic blues by the London-based combo....More

    Sista Sista
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 24th September 2015 

    XOYO 15 minutes walk from The Gate

    Resident DJs spin house, disco and R&B....More

    Big Art: Workshop
    Exhibitions | Until 24th September 2015 

    Coram's Fields 16 minutes walk from The Gate

    Art workshop....More

    Gospeloke
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 17th September 2015 

    The Queen Of Hoxton 17 minutes walk from The Gate

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    The Heresy of Love
    Theatre | Until 5th September 2015 

    Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 17 minutes walk from The Gate

    A new production of Helen Edmundson's critically-acclaimed The Heresy of Love will be staged at Shakespeare's Globe this July. Helen ...More

    Agnes Martin
    Agnes Martin
    Exhibitions | Until 11th October 2015 

    Tate Modern 17 minutes walk from The Gate

    Tate Modern stages the first retrospective exhibition of work by Agnes Martin since her death just over a decade ago. ...More

     
     
     
     
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