Portobello Bookshop

 
 
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328 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 5RU 
 
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Specialises in second-hand books

 

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Queensway Masterpark
 
20 minutes walk
 
Arthur Court NCP
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Pembridge Palace Hotel London
Pembridge Palace Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £34  28% off
52-57 Princes Square, W2 | 18 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Pembridge Palace Hotel is located in Central London, close to Portobello Road Market, Kensington Palace, and the Royal Albert Hall. This 3 star property is in ...More
 
 
 
Shaftesbury Premier London Notting Hill London
Shaftesbury Premier London Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £55  34% off
5-7 Princes Square, W2 | 18 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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The Abbey Court Notting Hill London
The Abbey Court Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £67  23% off
20 Pembridge Gardens, W2 | 19 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Wrap yourself in Victorian elegance at this exclusive hotel. Located in peaceful residential street close to Notting Hill gate, the shops and nightlife of the West-end ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Portobello Bookshop

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Books for Cooks London
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Books for Cooks
London > Shopping > Books
4 Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 | 8 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
This shop for cookery book fanatics was once managed by Clarissa Dickson-Wright. The mouth-watering smells that spring from this traditional place are thanks to the kitchen/coffee ...More
 
 
 
Lutyens & Rubinstein London
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Lutyens & Rubinstein
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21 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
This independent Notting Hill book shop is run by renowned book agents Sarah Lutyens and Felicity Rubinstein and runs in parallel with their literary agency. Opened ...More
 
 
 
Daunt Books Holland Park London
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Daunt Books Holland Park
London > Shopping > Books
112-114 Holland Park Avenue, Holland Park, London W11 | 20 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
This is a sister shop to the delightful Daunt Books situated in Marylebone High Street, London, an original Edwardian bookshop with long oak galleries and wonderful ...More
 
 
 
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Kokon To Zai London
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Kokon To Zai
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87 Golborne Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 1 minute from Portobello Bookshop
Kokon to Zai, meaning "east meets west" in Japanese, is a mix of designer clothes and interior design pieces but what makes it stand ...More
 
 
 
Les Couilles du Chien London
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Les Couilles du Chien
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65 Golborne Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 2 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Honest Jon's London
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Honest Jon's
London > Shopping > Music Shops
278 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 3 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
For a shop that has such a good selection of jazz, Honest Jon's also offers various other types of music on vinyl and CD. In particular, ...More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st January 2013 to 31st December 2014 - Various Times
North Kensington Library, 98 Ladbroke Grove, W11 | 7 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 12th to 18th Dec 2014
The Electric Cinema, 191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Family feature based on the book by Dr Seuss. The Grinch is a mean-spirited recluse with a heart two sizes too small who loathes Christmas and ...More
 
 
 
Christmas Services At St Peter's Notting Hill London
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St Peter's Church, 90 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Rough Trade West London
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Rough Trade West
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130 Talbot Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 8 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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The Electric Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Lush leather armchairs, beds on the front row, comfy footstools, wine coolers and small tables storing snacks and drinks make this small, independent cinema one of ...More
 
 
 
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Powis Square, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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5 Golbourne Road, Kilburn, London W10 | 5 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Colville Mews, Lonsdale Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 11 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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314 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | Same location as Portobello Bookshop
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329 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 1 minute from Portobello Bookshop
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Galicia
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323 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 1 minute from Portobello Bookshop
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Leiths School of Food and Wine - Evening Classes London
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Leiths School of Food and Wine - Evening Classes
London > Education > Cookery Courses
16-20 Wendell Road, W12 | 2 miles from Portobello Bookshop
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King Street College London
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47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 26 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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The London School of Painting and Drawing London
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
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23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 33 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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St Mark's Road, W10 | 7 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Westway Sports Centre, 1 Crowthorne Road, W10 | 11 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Float
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 14 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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The Fat Badger London
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The Fat Badger
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310 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 1 minute from Portobello Bookshop
This wonderfully open, visually gratifying pub carefully balances modern and traditional in terms of both décor and food. High ceilings, sash windows and a feeling of ...More
 
 
 
Golborne House London
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Golborne House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 Golborne Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 3 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
This gastropub works hard to escape from the imposing shadow of Goldfinger's famous Trellick Tower. Owned by prolific and popular restauranteur Tom Etridge, with River Cafe ...More
 
 
 
The Elgin London
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The Elgin
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96 Ladbroke Grove, W11 | 7 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Portobello Star London
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171 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 13 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Westbourne House
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 17 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Boasting an elegant design, this large venue is a popular place for perusing the long and imaginative cocktail list. Westbourne House is more of a bar ...More
 
 
 
The Shop London
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The Shop
London > Nightlife > Bars
75 Chamberlayne Road, NW10 | 18 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
At quirky café/bar The Shop pretty much everything but the kitchen sink is up for sale, hence the name. Guests can purchase the chairs, light fittings, ...More
 
 
 
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Electric Cinema London
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191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Louise T Blouin Foundation Institute
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Louise T Blouin Foundation Institute, 3 Olaf Street, W11 | 16 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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London > Business > Venue Hire
8 Addison Road, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W14 | 26 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
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Christmas Trees: Clifton Nurseries
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Clifton Nurseries 21 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

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Westfield London - Shepherd's Bush 21 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

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Westfield London Ice Rink
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Westfield London - Shepherd's Bush 21 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

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Westfield London Santa's Grotto
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Westfield London - Shepherd's Bush 21 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

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NewsRevue
Theatre | Until 21st December 2014 

Canal Cafe Theatre 21 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

A fast-moving mix of sketches and songs that propels you through the world's news and current events at breakneck pace....More

Inspiral Carpets
Concerts | On 18th December 2014 

Shepherd's Bush Empire 1.39 miles from Portobello Bookshop

The Manchester-based ensemble performs alternative rock....More

Glorious Georges
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 1.48 miles from Portobello Bookshop

At Kensington Palace State Apartments a special display will take place to mark the 300th anniversary of the Georgian dynasty. ...More

Fashion Rules
Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 1.48 miles from Portobello Bookshop

Take a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British ...More

Santa's Showdown: Battle Of The Tribute Bands
Music | On 18th December 2014 

The Good Ship 1.59 miles from Portobello Bookshop

Santa's Showdown features competitive performances by Chris Cringle's Christmas Classics Collective, Queentum, Red Hot Chilli Perverts, All Guns No Roses, ...More

London International Horse Show
Exhibitions | Until 22nd December 2014 

Olympia London 1.71 miles from Portobello Bookshop

London's annual equestrian fiesta graces Olympia once more for a full week of galloping, jumping and pinpoint dressage steps. There's ...More

 

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UVNYE Party at Bounce
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Cirque Berserk
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Antigone
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Cindermouse: Little Angel Theatre
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