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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The Abbey Court Notting Hill London
The Abbey Court Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £67  30% 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
 
 
 
The Colonnade Hotel London London
The Colonnade Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel  from £64  31% off
2 Warrington Crescent, W9 | 21 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Little Venice's tranquil waterways, colourful narrow boats and meandering canals are easily reached from The Colonnade hotel, which is also conveniently located for easy access to ...More
 
 
 
Hilton London Kensington Hotel London
Hilton London Kensington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £72  25% off
179-199 Holland Park Avenue, W11 | 22 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Located in the leafy district of Holland Park and only five minutes' walk from the Westfield Shopping Centre and Notting Hill, the Hilton London Kensington is ...More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Portobello Bookshop

Nearest to Portobello Bookshop
Books for Cooks London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
London > Shopping > Books
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
London > Shopping > Clothing
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
London > Shopping > House and Garden
65 Golborne Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 2 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Channel 4's George Clarke, architect and presenter of 'The Home Show', loves Les Couilles du Chien, describing it as "the most fantastic antique and furniture shop". ...More
 
 
 
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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Events near Portobello Bookshop

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Hockney London
Now On
Hockney
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 23rd to 29th Jan 2015
The Electric Cinema, 191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
A documentary portrait of influential artist David Hockney spanning his entire career including formative years in Bradford, where he took to heart his father's credo - ...More
 
 
 
The Imitation Game (Parent And Baby Screening) London
Now On
The Imitation Game (Parent And Baby Screening)
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 23rd to 29th Jan 2015
The Electric Cinema, 191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Socially awkward mathematician Alan Turing arrives at Bletchley Park where Commander Denniston presides over a group of the country's keenest minds in the hope that one ...More
 
 
 
The Imitation Game (Subtitled) London
Now On
The Imitation Game (Subtitled)
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 23rd to 29th Jan 2015
The Electric Cinema, 191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Socially awkward mathematician Alan Turing arrives at Bletchley Park where Commander Denniston presides over a group of the country's keenest minds in the hope that one ...More
 
 
 
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Rough Trade West London
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Rough Trade West
London > Entertainment > Live Music
130 Talbot Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 8 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
The record shop that launched the legendary Rough Trade label - home to The Smiths, The Fall and The Libertines among others - is still heaven ...More
 
 
 
The Electric Cinema London
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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
 
 
 
The Tabernacle Arts Centre London
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The Tabernacle Arts Centre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Powis Square, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
This refurbished Victorian church has been converted into a multi-functional venue for arts and exhibitions. Facilities include a dance studio, theatre-style performance space, soundproofed production studio ...More
 
 
 
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Trellick Tower London
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Trellick Tower
London > Attractions > Sights
5 Golbourne Road, Kilburn, London W10 | 5 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Towering over Golborne Road, the famous Trellick Tower has become a much talked about landmark, loved and loathed in equal measure but protected from any wrecking ...More
 
 
 
Portobello Road Market London
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Portobello Road Market
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 8 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
The famous Portobello Road antiques and flea market in Notting Hill takes place every Saturday although there are also stalls from Monday to Friday. Running from ...More
 
 
 
Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising London
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Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising
London > Attractions > Museums
Colville Mews, Lonsdale Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 11 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
From Cornflakes to Ker-plunk, Spacedust to Spacehoppers, take a nostalgic tour through 200 years of British consumerism with Robert Opie's unique creation. Enter the Museum of ...More
 
 
 
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Cockneys Pie & Mash London
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Cockneys Pie & Mash
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
314 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | Same location as Portobello Bookshop
...More
 
 
 
George's Fish Bar London
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George's Fish Bar
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
329 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 1 minute from Portobello Bookshop
...More
 
 
 
Galicia London
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Galicia
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
323 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 1 minute from Portobello Bookshop
This friendly little place is always packed thanks to the reputation of the kitchen. The regulars are mostly Spaniards (a good sign) and local market dealers, ...More
 
 
 
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Education near Portobello Bookshop

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Leiths School of Food and Wine - Evening Classes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leiths School of Food and Wine - Evening Classes
London > Education > Cookery Courses
16-20 Wendell Road, W12 | 2 miles from Portobello Bookshop
Courses in practical cookery for enthusiastic amateurs at London's best cookery school. Evening courses at Leiths run from 6.45pm to 9.15pm on a variety of topics ...More
 
 
 
King Street College London
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King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 26 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ...More
 
 
 
The London School of Painting and Drawing London
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 33 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ...More
 
 
 
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Kensington Memorial Park London
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Kensington Memorial Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
St Mark's Road, W10 | 7 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
The Kensington Memorial Park is a great place to take the kids, not least because it has an excellent water play area, a great playground and ...More
 
 
 
Westway Climbing Centre London
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Westway Climbing Centre
London > Leisure > Extreme Sports
Westway Sports Centre, 1 Crowthorne Road, W10 | 11 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Probably the best climbing wall in London, with excellent supervision and facilities, and climbs to suit all levels of ability. Be warned - this is an ...More
 
 
 
Float London
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Float
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 14 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
As Londoners struggle to relax in this bustling behemoth of a city, people seem to keep on finding new, bizarre ways to chill out. Float offers ...More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Portobello Bookshop.
The Fat Badger London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fat Badger
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Elgin
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
96 Ladbroke Grove, W11 | 7 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
Gastropub...More
 
 
 
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Portobello Star London
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Portobello Star
London > Nightlife > Bars
171 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 13 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
...More
 
 
 
Westbourne House London
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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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Meeting venue hire near Portobello Bookshop

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Electric Cinema London
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Electric Cinema
London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
...More
 
 
 
Louise T Blouin Foundation Institute London
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Louise T Blouin Foundation Institute
London > Business > Venue Hire
Louise T Blouin Foundation Institute, 3 Olaf Street, W11 | 16 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
...More
 
 
 
Debenham House London
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Debenham House
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 Addison Road, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W14 | 26 minutes from Portobello Bookshop
...More
 
 
 
 

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The Island Experiment
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Paradise by Way of Kensal Green 12 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

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Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

Gate Theatre 19 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

Aditi Brennan Kapil's extraordinary play, part film noir, part graphic novel will receive its European Premiere under the direction of ...More

Islands
Theatre | Until 21st February 2015 

Bush Theatre 25 minutes walk from Portobello Bookshop

The Bush Theatre is enjoying huge success under artistic director Madani Younis who took over at the west London ...More

The Barr Brothers
The Barr Brothers
Concerts | On 28th January 2015 

Bush Hall 1.39 miles from Portobello Bookshop

They have played in the US with The War On Drugs and rocked a sold out show at The Lexington ...More

 
Mark Lanegan Band
Concerts | On 28th January 2015 

Shepherd's Bush Empire 1.39 miles from Portobello Bookshop

The Washington-born singer-songwriter and his backing group performs alternative rock....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

A Victorian Obsession: The Perez Simon Collection
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

Leighton House Museum 1.61 miles from Portobello Bookshop

A showcase of 50 exceptional paintings by artists of the Victorian period including Rossetti, Millais, Strudwick and Poynter, all of ...More

Afghanistan: The Lessons Of War: Discussion
Exhibitions | On 28th January 2015 

The Frontline Club 1.65 miles from Portobello Bookshop

In October, Camp Bastion was handed over to Afghan control, ending 13 years of British combat operations in Afghanistan. We ...More

Unlocking Shakespeare: An Introduction For Actors: Course
Exhibitions | On 28th January 2015 

Cockpit Theatre 1.76 miles from Portobello Bookshop

Discover how to understand the work of Shakespeare....More

Hatha Yoga: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 25th March 2015 

Cockpit Theatre 1.76 miles from Portobello Bookshop

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