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Old Street Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Leonard Street Car Park
 
0 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £48  33% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 3 minutes from The Griffin
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  37% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from The Griffin
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
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  26% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 4 minutes from The Griffin
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nearest to The Griffin
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The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from The Griffin
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from The Griffin
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Griffin

The Griffin clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Woods
London > Nightlife > Bars
54-56 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
100 capacity, free entry, late night bar in Shoreditch which brings together key cultural influencers to host a different night every ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trapeze Bar
London > Nightlife >
89 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from The Griffin
Set over two levels at 89 Great Eastern Street, Trapeze Bar occupies the space that was previously home to East Village for over five years and ... More
 
 
 
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The Hoxton Pony
London > Nightlife > Bars
104-108 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from The Griffin
Cocktails are among the best in town at this 400-capacity bar and restaurant, which opened in Shoreditch in May 2008. The high calibre of the imaginatively-mixed ... More
 
 
 
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Kick Out The Jams
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Wednesday 17th January 2018 - 8pm-12midnight
The Griffin, 1-5 Curtain Road, EC2A | 3 minutes from The Griffin
Embark on a musical journey as DJs explore their vast physical and digital collections. Expect disco, soul, funk and reggae....More
 
 
 
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The Yonce Experience
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Wednesday 17th January 2018 - 10pm-3am
The Griffin, 32-37 Cowper Street, EC2A | 3 minutes from The Griffin
Classic R&B,disco, funk, pop, soul and house night is provided by the selectors Martin2smoove and Andy P....More
 
 
 
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Mac Ayres
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 17th January 2018 - 7.30pm-11pm
The Griffin, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 4 minutes from The Griffin
The New York native, who recently released his debut Drive Slow EP, blends elements of soul, R&B, jazz, and hip-hop....More
 
 
 
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The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from The Griffin
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live music venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a ... More
 
 
 
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Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from The Griffin
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from The Griffin
As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Griffin

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Griffin
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71a Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
 
 
 
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Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from The Griffin
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
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Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from The Griffin
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Griffin

The best shops and markets near The Griffin
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Kemistry Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
43 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
An independent Shoreditch gallery dedicated to exhibiting outstanding graphic design. Artists represented include James Joyce, a London-based artist and designer whose clients including Nike, Levi's, Wallpaper*, ... More
 
 
 
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Sans Pere Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
84 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
A homeware store and restaurant as well as an architectural studio and real estate agency, Sans Pere is a stylish ... More
 
 
 
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Beach in the East
London > Shopping >
Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from The Griffin
Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
 
 
 
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Essence Cuisine
London > Restaurants >
94 Leonard Street, EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
Tricolour quinoa, layers of courgette and tomato and raw pad Thai, made from kelp noodles and marinated kale are just ... More
 
 
 
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Great Eastern Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
54 Great Eastern Street, Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
Shoreditch staple with spectacular food in stylish surroundings. After a few teething problems including the junking of the original Italian menu in favour of trendier, tastier ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Casa Negra
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
54-56 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
Restaurateur Will Ricker replaces his Great Eastern Dining Room in Shoreditch with Casa Negra on the same Great Eastern Street spot, as a second incarnation of ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Griffin

Near The Griffin
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from The Griffin
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 7 minutes from The Griffin
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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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 8 minutes from The Griffin
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Griffin

The Griffin gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from The Griffin
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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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 10 minutes from The Griffin
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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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 11 minutes from The Griffin
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Griffin

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Griffin.
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 3 minutes from The Griffin
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from The Griffin
... More
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from The Griffin
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The Yonce Experience
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th January 2018 

XOYO 3 minutes walk from The Griffin

Classic R&B,disco, funk, pop, soul and house night is provided by the selectors Martin2smoove and Andy P....More

Fried Sugar
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th March 2018 

Cargo 3 minutes walk from The Griffin

The finest resident DJs spin hip hop and R&B each week....More

Arbonauts: Between The Dog And The Wolf
Theatre | Until 21st January 2018 

Shoreditch Town Hall 3 minutes walk from The Griffin

Helen Galliano and Dimitri Launde's site-responsive performance where the audience crosses an unnerving threshold between hope and fear....More

Kick Out The Jams
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th January 2018 

The Queen Of Hoxton 3 minutes walk from The Griffin

Embark on a musical journey as DJs explore their vast physical and digital collections. Expect disco, soul, funk and reggae....More

The Queen of Hoxton Winter Rooftop: The Moroccan Medina
The Queen of Hoxton Winter Rooftop: The Moroccan Medina
Foodie Events | Until 30th March 2018 

The Queen Of Hoxton 3 minutes walk from The Griffin

The Queen of Hoxton presents another seasonal rooftop pop-up this autumn, this time taking inspiration from Morocco for its theme. ...More

 
Mac Ayres
Concerts | On 17th January 2018 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 4 minutes walk from The Griffin

The New York native, who recently released his debut Drive Slow EP, blends elements of soul, R&B, jazz, and hip-hop....More

Igloos at Aviary
Igloos at Aviary
Seasonal | Until 28th February 2018 

Aviary 5 minutes walk from The Griffin

A high-altitude winter terrace pop-up, 10 floors above the City, Scandi styleigloos appear on the Aviary terrace, promising a rooftop ...More

 
Catherine Story: Shadow
Exhibitions | Until 3rd February 2018 

Peer 7 minutes walk from The Griffin

Story's first solo exhibition featuring works inspired by North African architecture and early cinema....More

JawDance
Exhibitions | On 17th January 2018 

Rich Mix Centre 7 minutes walk from The Griffin

Literary & Education, Poetry....More

Re:Solutions Festival
Re:Solutions Festival
Exhibitions | Until 31st January 2018 

JuJu's Bar and Stage 10 minutes walk from The Griffin

The month-long Re:Solutions Festival invites wellness warriors to celebrate their love of health and wellbeing. Taking place at Juju's Bar ...More

 

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Revelations
Theatre | From 31st January 

The Vaults, Arch 233

Theatre-maker James Rowland tells the story of how he donated his sperm to his best friends and the consequences. Co-created with Daniel Goldman....More

Think Of England
Theatre | From 7th February 

The Vaults, Arch 233

Anonymous Is A Woman tell the story of war office employees Bette and Vera who have been employed to send the young men off to war, having experienced all of life's pleasures. Written by Madeline ...More

Annie McGrath
Comedy | On 14th February 

The Vaults, Arch 233

A stand-up comedy show which will leave you feeling slightly less lonely this Valentine's Day....More

ELSA
ELSA
Comedy | From 14th February 

The Vaults, Arch 233

A musical mash-up of comedy and storytelling ELSA, Isobel Rogers' debut show, uses character comedy, ...More

 
The Coach Makers Arms
The Coach Makers Arms
Dining 

The Coach Makers Arms from Cubitt House combines a bar, first floor dining room, and ...More

 
Ibeyi
Ibeyi
Concerts | On 28th February 

Electric Brixton

French-Cuban twin sisters Lisa-Kainde Diaz and Naomi Diaz play a headline show at the Electric ...More

 
Jorja Smith
Jorja Smith
Clubbing and Nightlife | From 14th February 

Shepherd's Bush Empire

Gritty soul and R&B from the 19 year old Walsall born singer Jorja Smith as ...More

 
Mahalia
Mahalia
Concerts | From 14th March 

Omeara

Tipped as 'hot for 2018' by BBC 1Extra, Mahalia is an up and coming young ...More

 
Valentines Late Night Piano Recital
Valentines Late Night Piano Recital
Concerts | On 14th February 

St James's Church Piccadilly

Pianist Warren Mailley-Smith, a favourite with Classic FM ...More

 
Opera Weekender
Opera Weekender
Exhibitions | From 19th January 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

The V&A presents its second Opera Weekender in January, offering two days of free performances, ...More

 
DIY Art Market
DIY Art Market
Exhibitions | On 11th February 

Epic Dalston

Just three days before Valentine's Day, DIY Art Market will be showcasing over 70 emerging ...More

 
The Gunmakers
The Gunmakers
Drinking 

An historic 19th Century public house in Clerkenwell taken over by the people who brought ...More

 
Harringay Arms
Harringay Arms
Drinking 

Embracing its traditional charms the pub's owners, brothers Ben and Anthony, have breathed new life ...More

 
Wildflower
Wildflower
Dining 

Set within south London creative hub Peckham Levels, Wildflower is an informal vegetarian and vegan ...More

 
The Spread Eagle
The Spread Eagle
Dining 

One of London's oldest pubs, The Spread Eagle in Homerton focuses on premium liquor, fine ...More

 
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
Entertainment 

Bringing the fantasies of many '90s children and ...More

 
Real Ale, Maida Vale
Real Ale, Maida Vale
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Real Ale is a craft beer and natural wine specialist on Formosa Street, Little Venice....More

 
London Events 2018
London Events 2018
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The Old Vic celebrates its bicentenary in 2018, the Royal Academy of Arts is ...More

 
Kettner's Townhouse
Kettner's Townhouse
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Lovingly restored by Soho House, Kettner's reopened after a two year refurbishment in January 2018....More

 
Jidori
Jidori
Dining 

The team behind Jidori, the much-loved yakitori restaurant in Dalston comes to Covent Garden and ...More

 
L'Ami Malo
L'Ami Malo
Dining 

Near Spitalfields Market, on Artillery Passage, L'Ami Malo combines a chic creperie with a French ...More

 
August in London 2018
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Summer favourites like the Notting Hill Carnival and Kids Week return and two Open Air Theatre productions are staged in London during August 2018. ...More

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A Monster Calls at the Old Vic in July 2018 when Lovebox and Citadel move to Brockwell Park and Wimbledon serves up an ace. Sam Mendes directs The Lehman Trilogy at the National where Rhys ...More

 
 
 
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