Cable Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Cable Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W 
 

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  • Visitor Information

Welcome to our guide for the area around Cable Street in Tower Hamlets. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Cable Street is Shadwell DLR Station which is about 7 minutes to the West.

Cable Street is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

LondonTown.com - Cable Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Whitechapel Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Wapping Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
15 minutes walk
 
City Quay Car Park
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Cable Street on LondonTown.com

 
What's on in London 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Cable Street

Near Cable Street
Holiday Inn Express London Limehouse
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £48  34% off
469-475 The Highway, E1W | 5 minutes from Cable Street
Being just a bit out of the city centre this modern, hotel is popular with the budget traveller. It's close to Canary Wharf and Tower Bridge ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Commercial Road
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £55  39% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 9 minutes from Cable Street
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Docklands Riverside Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £64  40% off
265 Rotherhithe Street, SE16 | 16 minutes from Cable Street
You can still feel the excitement and bustle of ships laden with goods, unloading their wares in London's Docklands. Now a burgeoning centre for some of ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Cable Street

Near Cable Street
Today Only
Danny Bryant
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 17th April 2014 - 8pm-12midnight
The George Tavern, 373 Commercial Road, Stepney, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from Cable Street
Blues-rock by the Hertfordshire-born guitarist....More
 
 
 
Now On
Les Trois Coups
London > Events > Music  Dates: Wednesday 16th and Friday 25th April 2014 - 7pm-11pm
Jamboree, 566 Cable Street, E1W | 5 minutes from Cable Street
...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Valkania
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 30th April 2014 - 8.45pm-10.45pm
Jamboree, 566 Cable Street, E1W | 5 minutes from Cable Street
...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Cable Street

Near Cable Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 5 minutes from Cable Street
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Half Moon Young People's Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
43 White Horse Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 15 minutes from Cable Street
An excellent youth theatre housed in an old Victorian townhouse, the Half Moon has been entertaining young Londoners since the mid-1970s. Occupying the former Limehouse Board ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 15 minutes from Cable Street
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, variety shows ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Cable Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Cable Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from Cable Street
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Idea Store Whitechapel
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 13 minutes from Cable Street
More than a library, the Idea Store in Whitechapel brings together adult learning, training and meeting areas, as well as a focus on the local history ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brunel Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, Southwark, London SE16 | 13 minutes from Cable Street
Within the original engine house in Tunnel Road, SE16, this permanent exhibition commemorates the world's first subaqueous tunnel built by Sir Marc Isambard Brunel assisted by ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Cable Street

The best shops and markets near Cable Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The East End Thrift Store
London > Shopping > Clothing
Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 12 minutes from Cable Street
If you ever venture along Mile End Road towards Stepney Green, take a gander down Assembly Passage (opposite Blockbuster) and you'll come across this shining gem ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 22 minutes from Cable Street
Brick Lane Market is pure East End London, which means Jewish bagel shops, Bangladeshi curry houses, Indian sari silks - and Cockneys crying out their wares. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beyond Retro
London > Shopping > Clothing
112 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 22 minutes from Cable Street
Vast warehouse near Brick Lane packed with vintage clothing and accessories. American vintage clothing outlets don’t get much bigger or better than this. Having bagged a huge, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Cable Street

What are the best dining options near Cable Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Limehouse, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 6 minutes from Cable Street
Enjoy an imaginative range of dishes, from scallops on a bed of chickpea and aubergine to lavender pannacotta, in one of London’s most imaginative and unusual ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bottega Wapping
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
70 Wapping Wall, Wapping, E1W | 7 minutes from Cable Street
Bottega Wapping is an Italian restaurant, wine bar and deli in the creative hub of Metropolitan Wharf. It's a space inspired by the famous Campo de ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Figa Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
The Mosaic, 45 Narrow Street, , Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 9 minutes from Cable Street
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Cable Street

Near Cable Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 23 minutes from Cable Street
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 30 minutes from Cable 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 32 minutes from Cable Street
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Cable Street

Cable Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Revolution Karting
London > Leisure > Activities
Arches 422-424 Mile End Park, Burdett Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 18 minutes from Cable Street
It's not exactly Formula 1 but get behind the wheel of a go-kart and you'll certainly feel like you're ready to give Lewis Hamilton a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 23 minutes from Cable 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 23 minutes from Cable Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Cable Street

The best pubs near London Cable Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prospect of Whitby
London > Nightlife > Pubs
57 Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from Cable Street
Once known as the 'Devil's Tavern' thanks to its delinquent clientele, the Prospect of Whitby is one of the oldest pubs in London - and the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 10 minutes from Cable Street
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 15 minutes from Cable Street
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Cable Street

Cable Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rhythm Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 17 minutes from Cable Street
Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 23 minutes from Cable Street
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
Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 24 minutes from Cable Street
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Cable Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Cable Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 8 minutes from Cable Street
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 15 minutes from Cable Street
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 22 minutes from Cable Street
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
 

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Cable Street, Cable Stret
 
 

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What's On Today

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Danny Bryant
Concerts | On 17th April 2014 

The George Tavern 5 minutes walk from Cable Street

Blues-rock by the Hertfordshire-born guitarist....More

Teenage Book Club
Exhibitions | Until 29th May 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 13 minutes walk from Cable Street

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Book Break
Exhibitions | Until 29th May 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 13 minutes walk from Cable Street

Readings of stories and poems....More

Father Nandru & The Wolves (Over 8s)
Theatre | Until 18th April 2014 

Wilton's Music Hall 15 minutes walk from Cable Street

Combining lyrics, poetry and puppetry, Father Nandru & The Wolves is an immersive production that will run at Wilton's Music ...More

Gate l Easter Special
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th April 2014 

The Rhythm Factory 17 minutes walk from Cable Street

Deep house from Vidis, Downtown Party Network, Tom Svtgl, Spalis, Samsas, Mountak, Meega, Details Out Us, Pandemiya and Edvard Monogram....More

Chris Marker
Chris Marker
Exhibitions | Until 22nd June 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 19 minutes walk from Cable Street

Visionary French filmmaker, photographer, writer and artist Chris Marker (1921-2012) is widely acknowledged as the finest exponent of the essay ...More

 
Kader Attia
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 19 minutes walk from Cable Street

The Whitechapel Gallery has commissioned a site-specific installation from French-Algerian artist Kader Attia, which marks his first solo project ...More

Daydreams And Diaries: The Story Of Jacqueline Wilson
Daydreams And Diaries: The Story Of Jacqueline Wilson
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 22 minutes walk from Cable Street

This exhibition at the Museum of Childhood celebrates best-selling children's author Jacqueline Wilson, giving visitors the chance to learn out ...More

 
Confiscation Cabinets
Confiscation Cabinets
Exhibitions | Until 1st June 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 22 minutes walk from Cable Street

Notes passed in class, toy guns and a homemade bomb are among the items gleaned from 150 different London primary ...More

 
Yoga: Course
Sporting Events | Until 26th June 2014 

Oxford House 22 minutes walk from Cable Street

Fitness session....More

 
 
 
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