Byward Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Byward Street, City, London EC3R 
 

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  • Visitor Information

Welcome to our guide for the area around Byward Street in City and County of the City of London. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Byward Street is Tower Hill Tube Station which is about 2 minutes to the North East.

Byward Street is in the London area of City.

 

LondonTown.com - Byward Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Tower Hill Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Monument Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Quay Car Park
 
10 minutes walk
 
Arch Car Parking
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Byward Street on LondonTown.com

 
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THE BEST

Hotels near Byward Street

Near Byward Street
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £62  42% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 1 minute from Byward Street
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton Tower of London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £81  41% off
7 Pepys Street, EC3N | 2 minutes from Byward Street
The brand new purpose built DoubleTree Hotel Tower of London is a few minutes walk from Tower Hill and Fenchurch Street stations. With iMac entertainment systems ... More
 
 
 
Novotel London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  23% off
10 Pepys Street, EC3N | 2 minutes from Byward Street
Almost in the shadow of the looming Tower of London, this Novotel has some rooms with truly spectacular views. A bright modern hotel, with smart, functional ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Byward Street

Near Byward Street
Today Only
Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2012
Tower Of London, Tower Hill, EC3N | 3 minutes from Byward Street
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Today Only
The View From The Shard Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st February 2013
The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Byward Street
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in ...More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2014
Tower Bridge Exhibition, Tower Bridge, SE1 | 9 minutes from Byward Street
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Byward Street

Near Byward Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Byward Street
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Byward Street
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Drum Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Byward Street
100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Byward Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Byward Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Hallows by the Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Byward Street, City, London EC3R | On Byward Street
All Hallows, the oldest church in the City of London, is 1300 years old with a crypt museum, Roman pavement and Saxon and Roman artefacts. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London Underwriting Centre
London > Attractions > Sights
3 Minster Court, Mincing Lane, City, London EC3R | 2 minutes from Byward Street
Opened in October 1993, The London Underwriting Centre (LUC) at 3 Minster Court is a purpose-built building where the world's leading insurance and reinsurance companies can ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Of London
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Tower Hill, City, London EC3N | 3 minutes from Byward Street
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Byward Street

The best shops and markets near Byward Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Godiva
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
150 Fenchurch Street, City, London EC3M | 5 minutes from Byward Street
Belgium's finest export, the first Godiva was opened in Brussels approximately 75 years ago by master chocolatier Joseph Draps and named after the legendary Lady Godiva. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leadenhall Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Whittington Avenue, off Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 6 minutes from Byward Street
Leadenhall Market is a restored Victorian covered market that sells traditional game, poultry, fish and meat. Although there has been a forum (market place) on where ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cheese at Leadenhall
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
4-5 Leadenhall Market, City, London EC3V | 6 minutes from Byward Street
Dedicated fromageries are rare in London, but with around 100 different British and continental cheeses on offer, they don't come much more dedicated than Cheese at ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Byward Street

What are the best dining options near Byward Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brasserie Blanc
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
14 Trinity Square, City, London EC3N | On Byward Street
French cuisine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bodeans BBQ Smoke House
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
16 Byward Street , EC3R | On Byward Street
Bodean's is a restaurant that perfectly evokes the atmosphere of a middle-of-the-road American diner. Muted colours, fixed seats and plasma screens showing baseball, NFL and basketball ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wagamama
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
Tower Place, Tower Hill, City, London EC3N | On Byward Street
Taking inspiration from Japanese ramman-noodle bars, Wagamama is the ultimate in high-quality, fast food. Huge bowls of steaming, soupy noodles, chicken dumplings with a chilli-soy dipping ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Byward Street

Near Byward Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 20 minutes from Byward Street
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 | 22 minutes from Byward Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 23 minutes from Byward Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Byward Street

Byward Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Byward Street
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 11 minutes from Byward Street
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 16 minutes from Byward Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Byward Street

The best pubs near London Byward Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from Byward Street
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Byward Street
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Byward Street
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Byward Street

Byward Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud Cabaret City
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Mark Lane, City, London EC3R | 3 minutes from Byward Street
Just as you used to be in a 1920s speakeasy, at Proud Cabaret you're entertained while you dine. A lively mix of cabaret, jazz and burlesque ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Byward Street
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rake
London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Byward Street
Beer is the draw here, over 100 different bottled kinds from all over the world squeezed into the compact space (said to be the smallest bar ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Byward Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Byward Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 3 minutes from Byward Street
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 3 minutes from Byward Street
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Byward Street
... More
 
 
 
 

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Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
Tower Of London - Skip The Line Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 11th July 2014 

Tower Of London 3 minutes walk from Byward Street

With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of ...More

 
The Silencing Of Miss Scarlet
Theatre | Until 29th August 2014 

Proud Cabaret City 3 minutes walk from Byward Street

Miss Scarlet has died in mysterious circumstances, and the Speakeasy club where she performed, is enveloped with suspicions and rumour. ...More

Ronnie Scott's Rejects
Concerts | On 11th July 2014 

The Scoop at More London 6 minutes walk from Byward Street

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The Scoop at More London Free Festival
The Scoop at More London Free Festival
Theatre | Until 26th September 2014 

The Scoop at More London 6 minutes walk from Byward Street

The Scoop at More London, next to City Hall, is a huge open air amphitheatre next to the Thames, making ...More

 
Gaucho World Cup Screenings
Gaucho World Cup Screenings
Foodie Events | Until 13th July 2014 

Gaucho - City 6 minutes walk from Byward Street

Add a bit of class to your World Cup experience by enjoying the games with a side serving of steak ...More

 
The View From The Shard Tickets
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 11th July 2014 

The Shard 8 minutes walk from Byward Street

London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is ...More

 
Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture
Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

Design Museum 8 minutes walk from Byward Street

Despite having died penniless and having built relatively little in his lifetime, Louis Kahn (1901-1974) remains one of the most ...More

 
Daniel Weil: The Art of Design
Daniel Weil: The Art of Design
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

Design Museum 8 minutes walk from Byward Street

Argentine-born, London-based designer Daniel Weil has made a name for himself with art pieces such as the 1981 'Bag Radio' ...More

 
Designs of the Year 2014
Designs of the Year 2014
Exhibitions | Until 25th August 2014 

Design Museum 8 minutes walk from Byward Street

Now in its seventh year, the Design Museum's annual Designs of the Year awards have become a much anticipated feature ...More

 
Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things
Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Design Museum 8 minutes walk from Byward Street

The anglepoise lamp is just one of the archetypal designs celebrated in the Design Museum's Extraordinary Stories about Ordinary Things, ...More

 
 
 
 
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