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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  25% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 32 minutes from Open The Gate
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  42% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 32 minutes from Open The Gate
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  29% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 33 minutes from Open The Gate
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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Alternative Live Music nearest Open The Gate

Nearest to Open The Gate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Servant Jazz Quarters
London > Entertainment > Live Music
10a Bradbury Street, N16 | 4 minutes from Open The Gate
Despite the name, Servant Jazz Quarters is not strictly a jazz club. Instead you'll find music from many genres at this Dalston music venue which supports ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe OTO
London > Entertainment > Live Music
18-22 Ashwin Street, E8 | 6 minutes from Open The Gate
Cafe Oto is a vibrant live music venue with the atmosphere of a student union cafe which puts on avant garde music from the Dalston scene. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 25 minutes from Open The Gate
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
 
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Open The Gate

Near Open The Gate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rio Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
107 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Open The Gate
In 1905, Clara Ludski decided that the new "electric pictures" were the wave of the future, hired an architect, and had her auctioneers' workshop converted into ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vortex Jazz Club
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Open The Gate
Though The Vortex has lost a little of its ramshackle charm in the relocation from Stoke Newington to Dalston, it remains the epitome of an underground ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Arcola Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | 6 minutes from Open The Gate
This renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Open The Gate

Near Open The Gate
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Your Mum's House
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 12th January to 21st December 2017 - 9.30pm-3am
Open The Gate, 36 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, N16 | 1 minute from Open The Gate
Resident DJs spin hip hop, old skool R&B, trap, garage, house and club classics....More
 
 
 
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Justin Martin
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 31st March 2017 - 10pm-4am
Open The Gate, 36 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, N16 | 1 minute from Open The Gate
The San Francisco-based DJ brings his house collection across the Atlantic....More
 
 
 
Now On
ICP Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 29th March 2017 - 8pm
Open The Gate, 11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Open The Gate
Celebrating both 50 years of the group, and also Han Bennink's 75th birthday, the Dutch composer-improviser-instrumentalists take up a two night residency and perform some of ...More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Open The Gate

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Open The Gate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 4 minutes from Open The Gate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
69 Shakespeare Walk, N16 | 8 minutes from Open The Gate
A free to use, open access playground in Stoke Newington, Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground gives children aged 6 to 15 access to indoor and outdoor activities ... More
 
 
 
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MostArt Centre
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
86 Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 10 minutes from Open The Gate
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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Shopping near Open The Gate

The best shops and markets near Open The Gate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Peanut Vendor
London > Shopping > House and Garden
133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 9 minutes from Open The Gate
The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mint Vintage
London > Shopping > Clothing
71-73 Stoke Newington High Street, Covent Garden, London N16 | 10 minutes from Open The Gate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prick
London > Shopping >
492 Kingsland Road, E8 | 11 minutes from Open The Gate
Prick, London's first boutique dedicated to cacti and other succulents, is the brainchild of Gynelle Leon, an award-winning photographer with a career in forensic science, finance ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Open The Gate

What are the best dining options near Open The Gate London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
19 Numara Bos Cirrik
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
34 Stoke Newington Road, Stoke Newington, N16 | 1 minute from Open The Gate
Pop in to this popular cafe for a Turkish treat from a traditional Ocakbasi grill. The crispy lamb chops and tangy pomegranate molasses will ensure your ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Istanbul Iskembecisi
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
9 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 1 minute from Open The Gate
Turkish cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mangal II
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
4 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 1 minute from Open The Gate
Turkish cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Open The Gate

Near Open The Gate
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 7 minutes from Open The Gate
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
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 31 minutes from Open The Gate
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 33 minutes from Open The Gate
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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Leisure near Open The Gate

Open The Gate gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 7 minutes from Open The Gate
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
Abney Park Cemetery & Nature Reserve
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Stoke Newington High Street, N16 | 15 minutes from Open The Gate
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 Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 17 minutes from Open The Gate
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Open The Gate

The best pubs near London Open The Gate.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barden's Boudoir
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38-44 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 1 minute from Open The Gate
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 | 10 minutes from Open The Gate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Open The Gate
Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Open The Gate

Open The Gate clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Nest
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, N16 | 1 minute from Open The Gate
Opened in 2010, The Nest has become one of London's top clubbing experiences, showcasing the best new dance music talent from around ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ruby's Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
76 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 2 minutes from Open The Gate
It may look like a cinema from the sign outside but Ruby's on the Stoke Newington/Dalston border is an intimate subterranean drinking den serving expertly mixed ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | 6 minutes from Open The Gate
On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors up over ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Open The Gate

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Open The Gate.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 25 minutes from Open The Gate
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 27 minutes from Open The Gate
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 28 minutes from Open The Gate
... More
 
 
 
 

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Lean Left
Concerts | On 28th March 2017 

Cafe OTO 3.16 miles from Open The Gate

Jazz-punk powerhouse quartet of drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, reedsman Ken Vandermark and guitarists Terrie Ex and Andy Moor....More

ICP Orchestra
Concerts | Until 29th March 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 3.24 miles from Open The Gate

Celebrating both 50 years of the group, and also Han Bennink's 75th birthday, the Dutch composer-improviser-instrumentalists take up a two ...More

A&E Comedy - Enter The Dragons
Comedy | On 28th March 2017 

Hackney Showroom 3.77 miles from Open The Gate

Comedy, Sketch....More

Xnthony + Co. - The Power Of Wow
Comedy | On 28th March 2017 

Hackney Showroom 3.77 miles from Open The Gate

Comedy, Musical....More

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