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Sclater Street Car Park
 
2 minutes walk
 
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7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Perfect Presents

Miller Harris 21 Bruton Street, W1J 6QD Miller Harris founder Lyn Harris specialises in bespoke perfumes, created in consultation with the customer. Creating a personal scent for your partner must be one of the...

 
 
Christmas Butchers

Northfield Farm Central Aisle, Borough Market, SE1 1TL If you're bored of turkey, and fancy innovating this Christmas, then Northfield Farm's amazing variety of rare-breed British meats...

 
 
Easter Eating

London's Top Chocolate Shops Easter is the time when chocolate truly comes into its own and you can gorge on sweetened cocoa beans for breakfast if you...

 
 
Mother's Day Presents

Beauty Crabtree & Evelyn The Piazza, Covent Garden Market, WC2E 9RA Sitting firmly in the upper middle class of the toiletries world, it is in fact a common...

 
 
Perfect Presents

Miller Harris 21 Bruton Street, W1J 6QD Miller Harris founder Lyn Harris specialises in bespoke perfumes, created in consultation with the customer. Creating a personal scent for your partner must be one of the...

 
 
London Events 2014

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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Hotels near Shelf

Near Shelf
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £90  23% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 7 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
Rez Apartments London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £75  21% off
26 Widegate Street, E1 | 10 minutes from Shelf
Rez Apartments London are a family run, boutique property in the financial district of London. Located in the heart of The City and nearby to Hoxton ... More
 
 
 
ibis London City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £49  38% off
5 Commercial Street, E1 | 11 minutes from Shelf
Commercial Road may not be London's most picturesque location but if you want the nightlife of Old Street or the gleaming towers of the City of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Moomin Shop
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
43 Covent Garden Market, WC2E | 2.4 miles from Shelf
Tove Jansson's Moomins, the loveable hippo-like trolls, come in all forms, shapes and formats at The Moomin Shop in Covent Garden - from books to mugs, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mont Blanc
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
10 Royal Exchange, City, London EC3V | 20 minutes from Shelf
As Mont Blanc's opulent pens are not officially available over the internet, you will have to visit one of their special boutiques in order to acquire ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Silver Vaults
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
Chancery House 53-64 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London WC2A | 37 minutes from Shelf
This is a collection of thirty shops containing the largest display of silver under one roof in the world. Also included are high class jewellery and ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Shelf

The best shops and markets near Shelf
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ella Doran
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
Ground Floor Shop, 46 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E26EH | 1 minute from Shelf
From coasters and trays to mouse mats and mugs, Ella Doran has designs on everyday objects, intent on turning them from functional to funky. In fact, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Taylor Taylor
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
12 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | Same location as Shelf
Taylor Taylor is a trendy, friendly hairdressing salon just off Brick Lane which has been raved about in several fashion magazines as well as by the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
I Dream of Wires
London > Shopping > Clothing
68a Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | Same location as Shelf
With fashion stylist Lou Winwood behind this vintage shop off Brick Lane it's enough to make this one stand out from a sizeable collection of similar ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Shelf

Near Shelf
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 4 minutes from Shelf
See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 sculptures created out of more than ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Guille
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 28th December 2014
The Big Chill Bar, Dray Walk, off Brick Lane, E1 | 4 minutes from Shelf
Uplifting, emotional tech plus hard and dark trance, plus psy-trance and Goa courtesy of DJ Guille....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Sunday at The Big Chill Bar
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 28th December 2014
The Big Chill Bar, Dray Walk, off Brick Lane, E1 | 4 minutes from Shelf
Rap, funk, modern soul and breaks courtesy of DJ Sighers....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Shelf

Near Shelf
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rich Mix Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 3 minutes from Shelf
Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rich Mix Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Rich Mix Centre, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E16LA | 3 minutes from Shelf
Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different interests with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Truman Brewery
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Shelf
Popular with the Shoreditch crowd on the weekends, The Old Truman Brewery houses more than 200 small, creative businesses, a bar and several areas for hire. ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Shelf

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Shelf
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Former Shoreditch Underground Station
London > Attractions >
Pedley Street, off Brick Lane, E1 | 2 minutes from Shelf
The former Shoreditch Underground Station closed in 2006, and while the rest of the line re-opened in 2010 as part of the London Overground network, poor ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spitalfields City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Buxton Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 5 minutes from Shelf
There's loads to do at the 1.3 acre Spitalfields City Farm. Come and meet Bayleaf the donkey and Bentley the goat - just a few of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Shelf

What are the best dining options near Shelf London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Back In 5 Minutes
London > Restaurants >
224 Brick Lane, E1 | 1 minute from Shelf
Hidden behind a clothes shop on Brick Lane, Back In 5 Minutes is an intimate restaurant and private dining room from the Disappearing Dining Club. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hookah Lounge
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
133 Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from Shelf
Taking its name from the Hookah pipe (also known as a shisha), this is one of London's most popular tea rooms. There's a tipple for every ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fika
London > Restaurants > Scandinavian restaurants
161a Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from Shelf
Have a fika at Fika on Brick Lane and you'll be having a break from the usual routine. With this being the only Swedish café / ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Shelf

Near Shelf
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 6 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 9 minutes from Shelf
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Shelf

Shelf gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 3 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 16 minutes from Shelf
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Shelf

The best pubs near London Shelf.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 7 minutes from Shelf
After serving two queens and a king, surviving The Blitz and enjoying a period as a notorious strip club, The Crown and Shuttle sadly closed its ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 8 minutes from Shelf
You might just recognise this pub off the telly - it has featured in the Kray's film, sitcom Good Night Sweetheart and even Blue Peter. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
379 Bethnal Green Road, E2 | 10 minutes from Shelf
Sitting at the heart of Bethnal Green Road, The Old George is a beautifully restored London boozer, originally built in the 1700s. With a large emphasis ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Shelf

Shelf clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
BrewDog Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 3 minutes from Shelf
The BrewDog bar in Bethnal Green Road caters for the Shoreditch hipsters with BrewDog craft beers and interiors decorated with antique tiles, reclaimed metal and a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Shelf
Vibe Bar manages to be both chilled out and cutting edge. Located inside the Truman Brewery on trendy Brick Lane, you can come here to drink ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
T Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 6 minutes from Shelf
This swaggeringly cool dance music space is housed in a former tea warehouse, with no attempt made to disguise the space's industrial origins. A long bar ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Shelf

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Shelf.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 9 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Andaz Liverpool Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 12 minutes from Shelf
Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terrence Conran's ... More
 
 
 
 

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Guille
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th December 2014 

The Big Chill Bar 4 minutes walk from Shelf

Uplifting, emotional tech plus hard and dark trance, plus psy-trance and Goa courtesy of DJ Guille....More

Sunday at The Big Chill Bar
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th December 2014 

The Big Chill Bar 4 minutes walk from Shelf

Rap, funk, modern soul and breaks courtesy of DJ Sighers....More

Sunday Sessions
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th December 2014 

93 Feet East 4 minutes walk from Shelf

DJs Kid AM, Chris Hope, Josh Seroussi and Kalvyn James spin house....More

The Art of the Brick
The Art of the Brick
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

The Old Truman Brewery 4 minutes walk from Shelf

See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 ...More

 
Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Tours | Until 5th January 2015 

Dennis Severs' House 7 minutes walk from Shelf

The atmospheric Silent Night candle-lit tours of Dennis Severs' House are particularly fun at this time of year. The house ...More

 
Christmas Past
Christmas Past
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Geffrye Museum 12 minutes walk from Shelf

Each year the Geffrye Museum celebrates Christmas with a look at the way Christmas traditions have evolved over years at ...More

 
The Rowan Martin Band
Concerts | On 28th December 2014 

Charlie Wrights International Bar 13 minutes walk from Shelf

The London-based singer-songwriter performs his original material accompanied by his musicians....More

Broadgate Ice Rink
Broadgate Ice Rink
Seasonal | Until 26th February 2015 

Exchange square 13 minutes walk from Shelf

London's longest-running ice rink returns to its new location of Exchange Square in 2014, only a couple of minutes from ...More

 
Small Stories: At Home In A Dolls' House
Small Stories: At Home In A Dolls' House
Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

V & A Museum of Childhood 14 minutes walk from Shelf

Small Stories: At Home In A Dolls' House at the V&A Museum of Childhood reveals the fascinating stories behind some ...More

 
Ewan Bleach
Concerts | Until 28th December 2014 

The Nightjar Bar 15 minutes walk from Shelf

The jazz multi-instrumentalist specialises in blues and jazz pieces from the 1920s and 1930s....More

 

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London Events Calendar 2012

Find out what's going on in London throughout 2012 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city ...More

London 2015: Mainstream Theatre
London 2015: Mainstream Theatre

From big name productions such as Benedict Cumberbatch's Hamlet to political plays like The Vote at the Donmar Warehouse, ...More

 
Renato Guttuso: Painter of Modern Life
Exhibitions | 14th January 2015 - 4th April 2015 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art

An exhibition of works by one of Italy's most widely respected modern painters. Toward the end of the 1930s, rebelling ...More

New Year at Kettner's: Black Tie Masquerade Ball
New Year at Kettner's: Black Tie Masquerade Ball
Seasonal | On 31st December 2014 

Kettner's

A glamorous yet pocket-friendly option this New Year is the Black Tie Masquerade Ball at Kettner's. The Grade II listed ...More

 
Songs Of Lear
Songs Of Lear
Theatre | 19th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC)

The multi-award winning Song of the Goat Theatre Company presents Songs of Lear at the Battersea Arts Centre. The inventive ...More

 
Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
Theatre | 28th March 2015 - 31st August 2015 

National Maritime Museum

Punchdrunk Enrichment's largest production to date, Against Captain's Orders: A Journey into the Uncharted gives 6 to 12 year old ...More

 
London Collections: Men
Exhibitions | 15th June 2015 - 17th June 2015 

Various Venues London

Three-day fashion festival London Collections: Men returns and is more popular than ever. The male equivalent of London Fashion Week ...More

Sky Garden
Sky Garden
Opens 5th January 2015 

The free-to-access Sky Garden occupying the top three floors of Rafael Vinoly's 37 storey, 525ft 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the ...More

 
Babaji Pide
Opened December 2014 

Alan Yau, the restaurateur who created Wagamama, Busaba Eathai, Hakkasan, and Yauatcha, is behind this Turkish pizzeria on Shaftesbury Avenue. ...More

Bocconcino Pizzeria
Bocconcino Pizzeria
Opened 1st December 2014 

Authentic wood-fired pizzas and freshly made pasta dishes are the order of the day at Bocconcino Pizzeria, a high-end pizza ...More

 
 
 
 
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