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The TelegraphOne of the liveliest bar clubs in Brixton, and that's saying something. This corner of South London has a wicked atmosphere and a cheerful disregard for normal closing times, and The Telegraph always draws a good crowd for some honestly priced beer and superior music. They've upped the ante on the music policy and got a reputation for nights with a difference, from obscure electronica to burlesque. The Telegraph is also one of Brixton's oldest venues, from its days as an illegal Irish gambling den, through the punk era when it was the spiritual home of punk, this place has always been infused with the spirit of South London fun. It's also a good place to while away the early evening as the drinks are fairly priced and you can skip any door charges incurred later. If you're thinking of checking a night at The Telegraph out, then do it.

 

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Nearest to The Telegraph
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 21 minutes from The Telegraph
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
 
 
 
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Aquum
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
68 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 21 minutes from The Telegraph
Re-launched in October 2016 as a late night drinking, dining and dancing destination, Aquum takes inspiration from the Greek ... More
 
 
 
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Phonox
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
418 Brixton Road, SW9 | 22 minutes from The Telegraph
In the Brixton space where the nightclub Plan B once stood, Phonox offers a modern approach to clubbing - hang out and have drinks at the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Telegraph

The Telegraph clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Effra
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38a Kellet Road, Brixton, London SW2 | 17 minutes from The Telegraph
By no means your average watering hole; the Effra defies most attempts at description or classification. From the outside it looks like a shabby South London ... More
 
 
 
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Barrio Brixton
London > Nightlife > Bars
30 Acre Lane, SW2 | 17 minutes from The Telegraph
Brazilian-inspired cocktail bar and cantina Barrio Brixton serves tapas-style food, plus late night club with DJs. Taking its name from the ... More
 
 
 
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Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 18 minutes from The Telegraph
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Telegraph

Near The Telegraph
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Hootananny Brixton
London > Entertainment > Pubs
95 Effra Road, SW2 | 13 minutes from The Telegraph
Hootananny Brixton is the sister venue to one of the Scottish Highlands' most successful venues, Hootananny in Inverness. Revamped and refurbished, it's fast-establishing itself as one ... More
 
 
 
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Ritzy Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW2 | 18 minutes from The Telegraph
If the Ritzy were a cat, it would have used up most of its nine lives. The cinema started life in 1910 as the Electric Pavilion, ... More
 
 
 
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Landor Pub Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
70 Landor Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 22 minutes from The Telegraph
You're never more than three rows away from the action at the Landor Theatre where the audience never exceeds 60. Focussed on producing musical theatre productions ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Telegraph

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Telegraph
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Brixton Windmill
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Gardens, Brixton Hill, SW2 | 6 minutes from The Telegraph
Brixton Hill was still relatively rural when the Brixton Windmill was built in 1816 by John Muggeridge and Sons and the area remained largely agricultural until ... More
 
 
 
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Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
575 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 31 minutes from The Telegraph
The hand-carved fretwork interior of this modest, early 19th-century, terraced house make it one of the most unusual and inspiring in London. 575 Wandsworth Road was ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 32 minutes from The Telegraph
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Telegraph

The best shops and markets near The Telegraph
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MacFarlane's
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
48 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
Fine cheeses are a speciality at MacFarlane's, a marvellous deli on Abbeville Road which has been serving the discerning local Clapham community for over 12 years. ... More
 
 
 
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Ginger Pig
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
55 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
Renowned as one of London's top butcher's, the Ginger Pig continues its expansion across London with this Clapham shop. The store on Abbeville Road has two ... More
 
 
 
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Aquatic Design Centre
London > Shopping > Pet Care
26 Zennor Trade Park, Zennor Rd, Fitzrovia, London SW12 | 18 minutes from The Telegraph
Design-led aquarium in centre of town. Tucked away from the bustle of Oxford Street, lurks this fish-filled fantasia. If you need a break from the chaos of ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near The Telegraph London?
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The Gallery
London > Restaurants >
256A Brixton Hill, SW2 | 2 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2A Streatham Hill, SW2 | 5 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
89 Brixton Hill, Brixton, SW2 | 9 minutes from The Telegraph
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Education near The Telegraph

Near The Telegraph
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 16 minutes from The Telegraph
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
 
 
 
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 29 minutes from The Telegraph
Get the kids interested in learning can be difficult, especially with regards to a foreign language. However, if they start at a young age what can ... More
 
 
 
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Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 34 minutes from The Telegraph
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Telegraph

The Telegraph gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brockwell Lido
London > Leisure >
Lido Park Gardens, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 14 minutes from The Telegraph
This excellent community sports facility was built by the London County Council in 1937. And, after a period of closure, Brockwell Lido re-opened in July 2007. ... More
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dulwich Road, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Leisure > Attractions for Kids
49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 24 minutes from The Telegraph
Play sport, watch all the sporting action and kick back with food and drink at Pop Fields, the place to ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London The Telegraph.
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2A Streatham Hill, SW2 | 5 minutes from The Telegraph
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
67-69 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 15 minutes from The Telegraph
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Telegraph.
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The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 2.4 miles from The Telegraph
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
 
 
 
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London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 2.9 miles from The Telegraph
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London > Business > Venue Hire
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