Central Street

 
 
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Central Street, Clerkenwell, Islington, London EC1V
 
 

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

The nearest station to Central Street is Old Street Railway Station which is about 8 minutes to the South East.

Central Street is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

LondonTown.com - Central Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Barbican Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Pear Tree Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Major Nightclubs

Layo and Bushwacka vs Sancho Panza The End, WC1A 1JJ New Year's Eve, 31st December 2007 This fantastic club boasts one of the biggest, crispest sound-systems...

 
 
Fun for Singles

J'Adore the Players The Players club is one of the coolest Tuesdays in town, making use of The End's main room as well as the AKA...

 
 
London's Top Clubs

The Den and Centro 18a West Central Street, WC1A 1JJ For many, the real damage of this bleeding recession came when iconic club The End...

 
 
London's Best Events 2015

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2015 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2015 London events.

 
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    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  33% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Central Street
    Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
     
     
     
    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £130  32% off
    151-157 City Road, EC1V | 7 minutes from Central Street
    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City is more than just a luxury hotel, it is a symbol of the pioneering spirit of London. Located near ... More
     
     
     
    Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £79  21% off
    7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 7 minutes from Central Street
    Just North of the city, these well-appointed family apartments offer an idyllic little spot for parents with children. At the weekend, the city is a wonderfully ... More
     
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Events near Central Street

    Near Central Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 14th July to 9th August 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 9 minutes from Central Street
    Fifteen years since its premiere, Matthew Bourne's "sweaty, oil-spattered version of Carmen" (The Guardian) is back. The internationally acclaimed award-winning dance thriller is loosely based ...More
     
     
     
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    English National Ballet: Lest We Forget
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 8th to 12th Sep 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, City, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Central Street
    Following a successful first showing at the Barbican in spring last year, the English National Ballet's "clever mix of experiment and accessibility" (The Guardian), Lest We ...More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Henry IV (Part II)
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th December 2015 to 23rd January 2016
    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 10 minutes from Central Street
    Antony Sher plays the infamous comic knight Falstaff in Shakespeare's history play Henry IV Parts I and II, directed at the Barbican by Royal Shakespeare ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Central Street

    Near Central Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Sadler's Wells
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Central Street
    Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
     
     
     
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    Sadler's Wells Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Central Street
    Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national ... More
     
     
     
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    The Old Red Lion Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from Central Street
    One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Central Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Central Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Magnum Photos
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    63 Gee Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Central Street
    The London gallery for renowned photo agency, Magnum. Representing the best in photography, The Magnum Photos selection process for new members is legendary for its toughness. ... More
     
     
     
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    Host Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Central Street
    Host was established in 2005 by Jon Levy, director of foto8, and Adrian Evans, director of Panos Pictures. Photojournalism - from classical black and white reportage ... More
     
     
     
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    Victoria Miro
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Central Street
    The Victoria Miro originally opened in Cork Street in London, W1, in 1985. The gallery moved to its present location in 16 Wharf Road, Islington, in ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Central Street

    The best shops and markets near Central Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Barbican Chimes Music Shop
    London > Shopping > Music Shops
    Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 9 minutes from Central Street
    Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Lesley Craze Gallery
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    34 Clerkenwell Green, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Central Street
    Lesley Craze houses contemporary pieces of jewellery design in an interesting gallery shop. A range of materials is used, including both precious and semi-precious metals, and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    ec one Exmouth Market
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    41 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 10 minutes from Central Street
    Established in Clerkenwell in 1997, EC One jewellery has built up a glittering reputation for its individual, stylish jewellery. Husband and wife team Jos and Alison ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Central Street

    What are the best dining options near Central Street London?
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    Fish Central
    London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
    149 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 1 minute from Central Street
    Fish & Chips ... More
     
     
     
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    Goswell Road Coffee
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    160-164 Goswell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Central Street
    Goswell Road is in the heart of Finsbury full of media companies and dodgy council estates. Just the right mix for Street Coffee, so come ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Timberyard
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    61-67 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Central Street
    Attempting to re-invent the coffee shop experience, Timberyard is a modern café that combines speciality tea, coffee and artisan food with the latest technology. Spread across ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Central Street

    Near Central Street
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Central Street
    This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
     
     
     
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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from Central 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
    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from Central Street
    One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Central Street

    Central Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Central Street
    Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Central Street
    London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Spa Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Central Street
    A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Central Street

    The best pubs near London Central Street.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Hat & Feathers
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 5 minutes from Central Street
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    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Peasant
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    240 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Central Street
    The Peasant is really two different eateries under one roof. Downstairs is a crowded and cheerful gastropub, with a menu of substantial tapas and platters. Upstairs ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    William IV
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 6 minutes from Central Street
    Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Nightlife near Central Street

    Central Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Artillery Arms
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 7 minutes from Central Street
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    The Nightjar Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    129-131 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 7 minutes from Central Street
    For live jazz and adventurous signature cocktails in a subterranean speakeasy setting try The Nightjar Bar in Shoreditch. Taking its cue from the illicit anti-Prohibition bars ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Longroom
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    18-20 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 10 minutes from Central Street
    Situated in the heart of Clerkenwell, next door to St John and Smithfield Market, The Longroom specialises in craft beers, salt beef and gourmet sandwiches. Described ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Meeting venue hire near Central Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Central Street.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Central Street
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    Museum of the Order of St John
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    St. Johns Gate, 26 St. John's Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 8 minutes from Central Street
    The Museum of the Order of St John tells the story of the St John's Ambulance from within a 16th century gatehouse which was formerly the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Sadler's Wells
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Central Street
    Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
     
     
     
     

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    Katrin Siguroardottir: Supra Terram
    Exhibitions | Until 8th August 2015 

    Parasol Unit 5 minutes walk from Central Street

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    Conrad Shawcross: Inverted Spires And Descending Folds
    Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2015 

    Victoria Miro 5 minutes walk from Central Street

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    Ian Hamilton Finlay - 1789-1794
    Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2015 

    Victoria Miro 5 minutes walk from Central Street

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    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
    Dance | Until 9th August 2015 

    Sadler's Wells Theatre 9 minutes walk from Central Street

    Fifteen years since its premiere, Matthew Bourne's "sweaty, oil-spattered version of Carmen" (The Guardian) is back. The internationally acclaimed ...More

     
    Sneak
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th September 2015 

    XOYO 10 minutes walk from Central Street

    Resident DJs spin house and techno....More

    Sneak
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th July 2015 

    XOYO 10 minutes walk from Central Street

    Guest and resident DJs supply house and techno....More

    Summer Tales
    Summer Tales
    Foodie Events | Until 28th August 2015 

    Red Market 12 minutes walk from Central Street

    After helping Londoners through two bleak winters, the team behind Night Tales are back to party one again, this time ...More

     
    Mariners, Mapmakers And Magicians: Talk
    Exhibitions | On 28th July 2015 

    Museum of London 12 minutes walk from Central Street

    An informative talk with the City of London Guide Brenda Cole....More

    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Museum of London 12 minutes walk from Central Street

    A new pavilion gallery has been built in the courtyard of the Museum of London to house the Cauldron designed ...More

     
    Angel Comedy
    Comedy | On 28th July 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 13 minutes walk from Central Street

    Stories, anecdotes and audience interaction from former Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee and Kettering-born stand-up, James Acaster....More

     
     
     
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