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The George Tavern

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373 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, Stepney, London E1 0LA
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OPENING TIMES
Mon - Thu: 4pm-12am; Fri - Sat: 4pm-3am; Sat: 4:00 pm - 3:00 am; Sun: 4pm-12am
PRICES
Main meals are around 5.50

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Trying to recreate the feel of an authentic East End boozer, The George Tavern is a trendy, family run pub in the heart of East London. Once a reference point in the writing of Charles Dickens, Samuel Pepys and Geoffrey Chaucer, the Georgian building is now a hotbed for emerging artists, musician and creatives. The George also hosts its own unique art gallery with monthly exhibitions, whilst its range of charming rooms - available for hire - have been used for photo shoots by the likes of Kate Moss, Channel 4 and MTV. The pub is open 7 days a week. It serves a modestly priced menu of pub favourites and there are often gigs, film nights and vintage jumble sales going on alongside the art exhibitions.


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Holiday Inn London - Whitechapel
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5 Cavell Street, E1 | 5 minutes from The George Tavern
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
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265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 21 minutes from The George Tavern
The only hotel in London with its own pier, the DoubleTree by Hilton London Docklands Riverside offers views across London's iconic River Thames. Taking inspiration from ... More
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7 Pepys Street, EC3N | 21 minutes from The George Tavern
The brand new purpose built DoubleTree Hotel Tower of London is a few minutes walk from Tower Hill and Fenchurch Street stations. With iMac entertainment systems ... More
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490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from The George Tavern
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
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Genesis Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
93-95 Mile End Road, Whitechapel, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 10 minutes from The George Tavern
Originally the Paragon Music Hall, built in 1885, Genesis Cinema is east London's oldest cinema. Located between Whitechapel and Stepney Green tube stations, the independent cinema ... More
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Half Moon Young People's Theatre
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43 White Horse Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 10 minutes from The George Tavern
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Idea Store Whitechapel
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321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from The George Tavern
More than a library, the Idea Store in Whitechapel brings together adult learning, training and meeting areas, as well as a focus on the local history ... More
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The Wapping Project
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Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 11 minutes from The George Tavern
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
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Spitalfields City Farm
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Buxton Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 14 minutes from The George Tavern
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Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from The George Tavern
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E14 | 14 minutes from The George Tavern
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Beyond Retro
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112 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 17 minutes from The George Tavern
Vast warehouse near Brick Lane packed with vintage clothing and accessories. American vintage clothing outlets don’t get much bigger or better than this. Having bagged a huge, ... More
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Chicken Shop and Dirty Burger Whitechapel
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27A Mile End Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 minutes from The George Tavern
Soho House have brought two of their projects together under one roof, creating Chicken Shop and Dirty Burger Whitechapel. The industrial-style 60-seat restaurant, which extends to ... More
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Foxcroft & Ginger, Whitechapel
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69-89 Mile End Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from The George Tavern
With their Soho branch now successfully established, Foxcroft & Ginger have brought their sourdough pizzas and homemade cakes to Whitechapel. Situated on Mile End Road, between ... More
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Mr White's English Chophouse
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New Road Hotel, 103-107 New Road, E1 | 9 minutes from The George Tavern
Marco Pierre White brings a contemporary take on the chophouse to New Road Hotel in Whitechapel. Updating the chophouses which first emerged in ... More
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Four Corners
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121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 19 minutes from The George Tavern
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
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10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 24 minutes from The George Tavern
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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Workers' Educational Association
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4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 27 minutes from The George Tavern
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
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45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 16 minutes from The George Tavern
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
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L!FE Shoreditch
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The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 18 minutes from The George Tavern
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
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All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 18 minutes from The George Tavern
The third of these increasingly popular 1950s retro-America style bowling alleys opened in late 2008 to much critical acclaim. Located in the Old Truman Brewery on ... More
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Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 11 minutes from The George Tavern
Once known as the 'Devil's Tavern' thanks to its delinquent clientele, the Prospect of Whitby is one of the oldest pubs in London - and the ... More
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The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 14 minutes from The George Tavern
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
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Leman Street Tavern
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31 Leman Street, E1 | 14 minutes from The George Tavern
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Studio Spaces
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 2, 110 Pennington Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 10 minutes from The George Tavern
A state-of-the-art photographic studio by day, club by night, Studio Spaces E1 is home to respected electronic clubnight organisers The Hydra. The fully-licensed venue in the ... More
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Thomas More Square, E1W | 16 minutes from The George Tavern
The team behind the Grand Union bars have now ventured into new territory with the opening of Trade Union. Located in ... More
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Fugitive Motel
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199 Cambridge Heath Road, Bethnal Green Gardens, E2 | 17 minutes from The George Tavern
Fugitive Motel co-founders, best friends David Burgess and Liam Tolan, share an obsession for craft beer ... More
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 13 minutes from The George Tavern
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 18 minutes from The George Tavern
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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Tower of London
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Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 21 minutes from The George Tavern
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More

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