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Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £113  25% 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
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £131  42% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 10 minutes from Shelf
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
 
 
 
196 Bishopsgate Serviced Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £108  39% off
196 Bishopsgate, EC2M | 11 minutes from Shelf
From studio apartments to one and two beds, 196 Bishopsgate offers a full range of self-catering flats that give you more independence than a hotel. Apartments ... More
 
 
 
 
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Sans Pere Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
84 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 11 minutes from Shelf
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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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
 
 
 
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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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The best shops and markets near Shelf
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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Intune & Be Cool
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 22nd June 2018 - 7pm-12midnight
Shelf, 1 Dray Walk, Brick Lane, E1 | 2 minutes from Shelf
DJs spin old school, nu disco, soul, funk and more....More
 
 
 
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Best Years Of Your Life
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 22nd to 25th Jun 2018 - Various Times
Shelf, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 4 minutes from Shelf
Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More
 
 
 
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Tall Poppies
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 22nd June 2018 - 7pm
Shelf, 15 Hanbury Street, Ely's Yard, E1 | 5 minutes from Shelf
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Shelf
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Former Shoreditch Underground Station
London > Attractions >
Pedley Street, off Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London 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
 
 
 
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The Boiler House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Shelf
The Old Truman Brewery's celebrated Old Boiler House, which dates back to the 1830s, a warehouse with spectacular soaring ceilings and houses the landmark Truman Chimney, ... 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
 
 
 
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Back In 5 Minutes
London > Restaurants >
224 Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London 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
Sloane Brother's Frozen Yoghurt Co.
London > Restaurants >
214 Brick Lane, E1 | 1 minute from Shelf
Fat-free dulce de leche and dairy-free tropical flavour frozen yoghurt make Sloane Brother's Frozen Yoghurt Co. a fun and healthy (sort of) take on the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Blanchette Brick Lane
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
204 Brick Lane, E1 | 1 minute from Shelf
Bringing a piece of Parisian chic to Brick Lane, Blanchette Brick Lane builds on the success of its Soho original with a second restaurant, in east ... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London 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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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London Shuffle Club
London > Leisure >
4 Ebor Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Shelf
After three years of pop ups in places like the Truman Brewery, the shuffleboard experts, the London Shuffle Club, have a permanent home in Shoreditch from ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Shelf.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London 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, Tower Hamlets, London 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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Shelf

Shelf clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alcotraz: Prison Cocktail Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
212 Brick Lane, E1 | 1 minute from Shelf
We can think of worse places to serve time. Alcotraz is a cocktail bar inspired by America's most infamous prison , popping up behind ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
BrewDog Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London 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
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Shelf.
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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
 
 
 
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Coopers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
13 Devonshire Sq, Broadgate, City, London EC2M | 12 minutes from Shelf
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Intune & Be Cool
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd June 2018 

Cafe 1001 2 minutes walk from Shelf

DJs spin old school, nu disco, soul, funk and more....More

Free Range
Free Range
Exhibitions | Until 16th July 2018 

The Old Truman Brewery 4 minutes walk from Shelf

Free Range, the UK's largest graduate art, design and fashion show, returns to The Old Truman Brewery for a five-week ...More

 
Best Years Of Your Life
Exhibitions | Until 25th June 2018 

The Old Truman Brewery 4 minutes walk from Shelf

Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More

Paradise Alley at 93 Feet East
Paradise Alley at 93 Feet East
Seasonal | Until 1st September 2018 

93 Feet East 4 minutes walk from Shelf

Every Friday from 4th May until 1st September, get 'Lost In Paradise' at the alfresco courtyard at revamped East London ...More

 
Tall Poppies
Concerts | On 22nd June 2018 

JuJu's Bar and Stage 5 minutes walk from Shelf

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The Murder Express
The Murder Express
Foodie Events | Until 31st July 2018 

Arch 63 Pedley Street 5 minutes walk from Shelf

Part immersive theatre, part dining experience, The Murder Express transports guests back to the 19th century, to a time when ...More

 
Urban Food Fest
Urban Food Fest
Shopping | Until 6th October 2018 

Euro Car Parks 7 minutes walk from Shelf

The Urban Food Fest returns, running every Saturday from midday to midnight at the Euro Car Parks in Shoreditch. The ...More

 
Gallery: ProbeTools
Exhibitions | Until 12th August 2018 

Ace Hotel London Shoreditch 7 minutes walk from Shelf

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Daedelus
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd June 2018 

Village Underground 7 minutes walk from Shelf

The DJ is joined by Panoptesm Lefto, Kutmah, Jameszoo and Indian Wells for a night of electronic music....More

World Cup Screenings at The Water Poet
Sporting Events | Until 15th July 2018 

The Water Poet 7 minutes walk from Shelf

Using any excuse to host a party, The Water Poet joins in on the World Cup action with a vast ...More

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Chiringuito
Dining 

Azure mosaic tiles and a peseta-topped bar set the tone for this Spanish restaurant overlooking the Museum of Childhood's gardens....More

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Jessica Simmons and Daniel Nathan deliver quality steaks that don't break the bank in a ...More

 
Stokey Bears
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The Academy
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Taking five Georgian townhouses and combining them into one hotel, The Academy underwent a multi-million-pound ...More

 
The Frog Hoxton
The Frog Hoxton
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In July 2018, Adam Handling launches his biggest venture to date, moving The Frog E1 ...More

 
The Royal Oak
The Royal Oak
Drinking 

In June 2018 Dan Doherty reopened The Royal Oak with little fanfare and some really ...More

 
White City Place
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Previously home to the BBC and north of Television Centre, White City Place is home ...More

 
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MoreYoga Tower Bridge
Sport 

The 14th yoga studio from MoreYoga, this Tower Bridge space has an intimate feel with ...More

 
Armed Forces Day Festival
Kids Events | On 30th June 

RAF Museum

On Saturday 30th June 2018 the RAF Museum officially re-opens its doors for a free festival celebrating its multi-million pound refurbishment on the same day as the Armed Forces Day Festival. The double celebration is ...More

RAF100 Parade and Flypast
Exhibitions | On 10th July 

The Mall

On Tuesday 10th July, one hundred days after the official 100th birthday of the Royal Air Force, up to 100 aircraft representing the RAF's history will fly over Buckingham Palace. In the hour and a ...More

V For
V For
Foodie Events | From 1st August 

The Old Truman Brewery

This August, the Old Truman Brewery hosts brand new vegan lifestyle festival, V For. Offering ...More

 
Jim's Cafe
Jim's Cafe
Dining 

Serving steak and eggs and liquorice whiskey sours in Clapton, Jim's Cafe is one of ...More

 
Soane's Kitchen
Soane's Kitchen
Dining 

Inside the original walled kitchen garden at Pitzhanger Manor, Soane's Kitchen is a beautiful cafe ...More

 
East Village Wellness Day
East Village Wellness Day
Sporting Events | On 23rd June 

East Village

Following on from World Yoga Day on 21st June, East Village presents the East Village ...More

 
Royal Opera: Don Giovanni
Royal Opera: Don Giovanni
Concerts | From 29th June 

Royal Opera House

Kasper Holten's "thoughtul and attentive" (Telegraph) 2014 production of Mozart's drama returns to the Royal ...More

 
Queer And Now
Queer And Now
Exhibitions | On 23rd June 

Tate Britain

Back for its second year and following on from the 2017 Queer British Art exhibition, ...More

 
The Muppets Take The O2
The Muppets Take The O2
Theatre | From 13th July 

The O2 Arena

They've been entertaining audiences for over 60 years but this is the first time the ...More

 
This Is Not For You
This Is Not For You
Theatre | From 30th June 

Royal Artillery Square

The world premiere of Graeae Theatre Company's moving tribute to Britain's wounded soldiers, directed by ...More

 
When We Have Sufficiently Tortured Each Other
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National Theatre

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Best Vegan Restaurants in London
Best Vegan Restaurants in London
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