Chequer Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Chequer Street, City, Islington, London EC1Y 
 

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  • Visitor Information

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

The nearest station to Chequer Street is Old Street Railway Station which is about 4 minutes to the North East.

Chequer Street is in the London area of City.

 

LondonTown.com - Chequer Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Finsbury Square NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
Clere Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Chequer Street on LondonTown.com

 
What to do in London Throughout 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hotels near Chequer Street

Near Chequer Street
London City Suites by Montcalm
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £85  29% off
42-46 Chiswell Street, EC1Y | 3 minutes from Chequer Street
The London City Suites by Montcalm are within a grade II listed heritage building, located in the City of London. The 5-star accommodation provides all the ... More
 
 
 
The Montcalm At Brewery London City
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £111  25% off
52 Chiswell Street, EC1Y | 4 minutes from Chequer Street
Set deep in the heart of London's financial district, a majestic edifice stands tall and grand building, a living embodiment of distinction, class and flamboyance. The ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £54  21% off
Central Street, EC1V | 7 minutes from Chequer 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
 
 
 
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Events near Chequer Street

Near Chequer Street
Ends Today
What Has Happened Here'
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Thursday 17th and Sunday 20th April 2014 at 1pm-1.30pm, 2pm-2.30pm and 3pm-3.30pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 9 minutes from Chequer Street
Create a London-based story....More
 
 
 
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John Patrick Reynolds: Asterix Screenprints
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 15th to 20th Apr 2014 - Various Times
Craft Central, 33-35 St John's Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 10 minutes from Chequer Street
Prints of the classic French comic character Asterix the Gaul....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
On Soon
Tokyobikes and Ace Hotel London Bike Tours
London > Events > Tours  Dates: Third Saturday of the month 10am-1pm
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch, 100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 12 minutes from Chequer Street
Starting on 19th April 2014, Ace Hotel and cult bike brand tokyobikes are running monthly bike tours exploring the scenic and hidden parts of the surrounding ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Chequer Street

Near Chequer Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Chequer Street
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Chequer Street
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 6 minutes from Chequer Street
In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Chequer Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Chequer Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bunhill Fields
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Chequer Street
Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Host Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Honduras Street, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Chequer 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Magnum Photos
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
63 Gee Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Chequer 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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Shopping near Chequer Street

The best shops and markets near Chequer Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 4 minutes from Chequer 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
Beach in the East
London > Shopping >
Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, EC2A | 6 minutes from Chequer Street
Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 7 minutes from Chequer Street
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Chequer Street

What are the best dining options near Chequer Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pham Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
155 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Chequer Street
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Carnevale Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
135 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Chequer Street
This cosy vegetarian restaurant is a bit like eating in someone's house - only with great food. Mains may include a selection of risotto with squash ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alba
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
107 Whitecross Street, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Chequer Street
... More
 
 
 
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Education near Chequer Street

Near Chequer Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Chequer 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
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Chequer 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 8 minutes from Chequer Street
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Chequer Street

Chequer Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 5 minutes from Chequer 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, EC1V | 5 minutes from Chequer 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
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 10 minutes from Chequer Street
Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Chequer Street

The best pubs near London Chequer Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Chequer Street
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Chequer Street
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hat & Feathers
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Chequer Street
... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Chequer Street

Chequer 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 | On Chequer Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Nightjar Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
129-131 City Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Chequer 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
Whistling Shop
London > Nightlife > Bars
63 Worship Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Chequer Street
There are no whistles for sale at the Whistling Shop nor, we suspect, will you necessarily hear anyone actually whistling. What you will get, however, is ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Chequer Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Chequer Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 3 minutes from Chequer Street
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Chequer Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Chequer Street
While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
 
 
 
 

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Tim Penn
Concerts | Until 18th May 2014 

The Nightjar Bar 5 minutes walk from Chequer Street

The musician performs a blend of ragtime, stride, rhumba, soul-jazz, R&B and swamp rock musician....More

Shadow Child
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th April 2014 

XOYO 5 minutes walk from Chequer Street

House from the Strong Island-based DJ, with support from MJ Cole, Friend Within and Gotsome....More

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
Exhibitions | Until 17th August 2014 

Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Chequer Street

The first major exhibition of the work of fashion's most theatrical of designers, Jean Paul Gaultier. More than 140 pieces ...More

 
United Visual Artists: Momentum
United Visual Artists: Momentum
Exhibitions | Until 1st June 2014 

Barbican - Curve Gallery 6 minutes walk from Chequer Street

The Barbican's Curve Gallery turns itself into an immersive sound-and-light experience courtesy of London-based art and design practice United Visual ...More

 
Jean Paul Gaultier: From The Sidewalk To The Catwalk
Exhibitions | Until 17th August 2014 

Barbican Centre 6 minutes walk from Chequer Street

The first major survey of the established French couturier's avant-garde fashion designs spanning 35 years....More

'Tis Pity She's a Whore
'Tis Pity She's a Whore
Theatre | Until 26th April 2014 

Barbican Theatre 6 minutes walk from Chequer Street

Cheek By Jowl reprise their production of John Ford's Jacobean tragedy 'Tis Pity She's a Whore, directed by Declan Donnellan. ...More

 
Twisted Hearts Club
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th April 2014 

The Book Club 7 minutes walk from Chequer Street

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Gustavo Ortiz
Exhibitions | Until 4th May 2014 

Pure Evil Gallery 7 minutes walk from Chequer Street

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Play-Type - The Art Of Typography
Exhibitions | Until 4th May 2014 

The Book Club 7 minutes walk from Chequer Street

A group show featuring typographical works by Charles Williams, Tiago Pinto and Zohar Koren, amongst others, looking at the idea ...More

Airbound Weekender 2014 - Closing Party Easter Sunday
Music | On 20th April 2014 

Horse And Groom 9 minutes walk from Chequer Street

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