The White Lion

 
 
ADDRESS
Streatham High Road, SW16 1BB 
 
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  • Visitor Information

The White Lion is a unique music venue located on Streatham High Street. Housed in a grand Victorian building and ran by the Music4Children charity, the bar has events on most nights of the week. The venue also doubles up as a hostel with room for 70 guests. Additionally, there is an enclosed beer garden and a workshop space for community projects and meetings.

 

LondonTown.com - The White Lion Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Balham Tube Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
Tooting Bec Tube Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
StreathamRailway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near The White Lion

Near The White Lion
Holiday Inn Express Wimbledon South London
Holiday Inn Express Wimbledon South
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £52  38% off
200 High Street, SW19 | 2.4 miles from The White Lion
Set in a delightfully leafy part of South London, this budget hotel offers all the gentle pleasures of Wimbledon, but, with the Northern Line right on ...More
 
 
 
ibis Styles London Croydon London
ibis Styles London Croydon
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £35  34% off
585-589 London Road, CR7 | 2.9 miles from The White Lion
ibis Styles London Croydon is located in central Thornton Heath, close to Croydon University Hospital, Selhurst Park Stadium, and Crystal Palace Stadium. Nearby points of interest ...More
 
 
 
Flexistay Aparthotel Tooting London
Flexistay Aparthotel Tooting
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
268 Franciscan Road, SW17 | 29 minutes from The White Lion
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Alternative Live Music nearest The White Lion

Nearest to The White Lion
O2 Academy Brixton London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O2 Academy Brixton
London > Entertainment > Live Music
211 Stockwell Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 2.5 miles from The White Lion
This former cinema with its art deco interior, proscenium arch and 140ft dome is London's most celebrated venue for live music, winning Best Live Venue at ...More
 
 
 
The Magic Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Magic Garden
London > Entertainment > Live Music
231 Battersea Park Road, SW11 | 3.2 miles from The White Lion
The pub - if it still fits within the confines of that definition - has a vast outdoor space that is semi-covered with awnings ...More
 
 
 
Le QuecumBar London
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Le QuecumBar
London > Entertainment > Live Music
42-44 Battersea High Street, SW11 | 3.5 miles from The White Lion
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Banana Cabaret London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Banana Cabaret
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
77 Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 | 22 minutes from The White Lion
It's worth venturing all the way to Balham for this comedy club - it's a class act. The legendary Banana Cabaret has run every Friday and ...More
 
 
 
Rise of the Idiots @ The Exhibit London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rise of the Idiots @ The Exhibit
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Exhibit, 12 Balham Station Road, SW12 | 25 minutes from The White Lion
Based at The Exhibit Pub in Balham, the Rise of the Idiots Comedy Club runs monthly nights (last Sunday of each month) showcasing the very best ...More
 
 
 
Hooting Broadway @ The Selkirk London
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Hooting Broadway @ The Selkirk
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Selkirk Road, SW17 | 32 minutes from The White Lion
The self-proclaimed hottest new comedy club in South London, Hooting Broadway takes place on the last Wednesday of every month upstairs at The Selkirk pub in, ...More
 
 
 
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Events near The White Lion

Near The White Lion
Belle (Subtitled) London
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Belle (Subtitled)
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Tuesday 15th July 2014 - 1.45pm
Streatham Odeon, High Road, Streatham, SW16 | 2 minutes from The White Lion
Captain Sir John Lindsay brings his illegitimate, mixed race daughter Dido to England and entrusts the child to his aristocratic uncle, Lord Mansfield. The Lord allows ...More
 
 
 
Atlantic Soul Orchestra London
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Atlantic Soul Orchestra
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 12th July 2014 - 9pm
The Hideaway, Stanthorpe Road, SW16 | 5 minutes from The White Lion
The band plays a selection of soul hits....More
 
 
 
Hot Orange Big Band London
On Soon
Hot Orange Big Band
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 17th July 2014 - 8.30pm
The Hideaway, Stanthorpe Road, SW16 | 5 minutes from The White Lion
The twenty-piece group led by musical director Dave Hammer performs a range of contemporary music in a bid band style....More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The White Lion

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The White Lion
Dulwich Picture Gallery London
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 2.2 miles from The White Lion
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
 
 
 
Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road) London
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Khadambi Asalache House (575 Wandsworth Road)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
575 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 2.7 miles from The White Lion
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Brixton Windmill London
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Brixton Windmill
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Windmill Gardens, Brixton Hill, SW2 | 31 minutes from The White Lion
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Shopping near The White Lion

The best shops and markets near The White Lion
MacFarlane's London
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MacFarlane's
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
48 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 32 minutes from The White Lion
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Ginger Pig London
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Ginger Pig
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
55 Abbeville Road, SW4 | 33 minutes from The White Lion
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
 
 
 
Moxon's London
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Shop E, Westbury Parade, Nightingale Lane, SW4 | 34 minutes from The White Lion
This branch of Moxon's fishmongers is handily placed for anyone using Clapham South underground station. It's a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced sardines, mackerel, plaice fillets ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The White Lion

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Wholemeal Vegetarian Café London
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Wholemeal Vegetarian Café
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
1 Shrubbery Road, SW16 | 2 minutes from The White Lion
Vegetarian cuisine. ...More
 
 
 
Tiger Restaurant London
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Tiger Restaurant
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
133 Streatham High Road, SW16 | 2 minutes from The White Lion
South East Asian Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Pizza Express London
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
34 Streatham High Road, SW16 | 9 minutes from The White Lion
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Le Club Tricolore London
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 2 miles from The White Lion
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Music Everything Ltd London
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Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 2.2 miles from The White Lion
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The Wine and Food Academy London
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The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 29 minutes from The White Lion
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Herne Hill Velodrome London
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Herne Hill Velodrome
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Burbage Road, SE24 | 2.1 miles from The White Lion
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Brockwell Lido London
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Brockwell Lido
London > Leisure >
Lido Park Gardens, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 36 minutes from The White Lion
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Dulwich Croquet Club London
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Dulwich Croquet Club
London > Leisure > Games
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The Crown & Sceptre
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2A Streatham Hill, SW2 | 19 minutes from The White Lion
Pub ...More
 
 
 
Grove London
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Grove
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Oldridge Road, SW12 | 29 minutes from The White Lion
...More
 
 
 
The Rosendale London
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The Rosendale
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
65 Rosendale Road, SE21 | 30 minutes from The White Lion
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Ritzy Cafe London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 2.2 miles from The White Lion
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The Loft London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Loft
London > Nightlife > Bars
67 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 2.2 miles from The White Lion
Yet another bar in the already over-crowded and otherwise unappealing bar-lined Clapham High Street. Is there really any need? The answer, judging by the queue, is ...More
 
 
 
Champagne & Fromage London
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Champagne & Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, SW9 | 2.3 miles from The White Lion
Champagne & Fromage Brixton opens on 8th October 2013. Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles ...More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The White Lion

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Dulwich Picture Gallery London
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 2.2 miles from The White Lion
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The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station London
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The Boiler House: Battersea Power Station
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gate 2, 188 Kirtling Street, Battersea, London SW8 | 3.5 miles from The White Lion
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Chelsea Physic Garden London
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Chelsea Physic Garden
London > Business > Venue Hire
66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 4 miles from The White Lion
The largest fruiting olive tree in Britain and the world's northern-most outdoor grapefruit tree call the historic Chelsea Physic Gardens home. Hidden behind towering brick walls, ...More
 
 
 
 

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Atlantic Soul Orchestra
Concerts | On 12th July 2014 

The Hideaway 5 minutes walk from The White Lion

The band plays a selection of soul hits....More

Mirror Ball
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th July 2014 

The Bedford 22 minutes walk from The White Lion

The resident DJs spin dance from the 1960s to the present day....More

Best Of Banana Cabaret
Comedy | On 12th July 2014 

The Bedford 22 minutes walk from The White Lion

Gags, storytelling and improvisations from New Zealand stand-up Jarred Christmas as he shares rants and observations about the trials of ...More

Susan Calman
Comedy | On 12th July 2014 

The Bedford 22 minutes walk from The White Lion

Feisty and caustic wit from the Glaswegian stand-up and 2012 Chortle Award-winner....More

Tim Vine: Edinburgh Preview
Comedy | On 12th July 2014 

The Bedford 22 minutes walk from The White Lion

Quick-fire one-liners from the Not Going Out star....More

Adults Comedy Workshop
Exhibitions | On 12th July 2014 

The Bedford 22 minutes walk from The White Lion

Learn to write and perform stand-up comedy....More

Zumba Fitness: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 30th July 2014 

The Bedford 22 minutes walk from The White Lion

Work out to Latin American music....More

Destiny 2 Education Project (Ages 5-16 Years)
Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2014 

Nettlefold Hall 23 minutes walk from The White Lion

An educational event for children....More

Misty Miller
Concerts | On 12th July 2014 

The Windmill 1.65 miles from The White Lion

South London rising star Misty Miller tops a free night out with local buzz band King TV and the boys ...More

Wormfood: United Vibrations
Concerts | On 12th July 2014 

Hootananny Brixton 1.84 miles from The White Lion

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