Columbia Road †

ADDRESS
Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2

Nearby

  • Visitor Information

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

The nearest station to Columbia Road is Old Street Station which is about 12 minutes to the South West.

Columbia Road is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.


LondonTown.com - Columbia Road Location Map

Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Old Street Tube Station
13 minutes walk
Bethnal Green Tube Station
15 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Hoxton Overground Station
7 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Sclater Street Car Park
6 minutes walk
Great Eastern Street NCP
8 minutes walk

Further articles featuring Columbia Road on LondonTown.com

Bib Gourmand Restaurants in East London

Foodies flock to east London to sample the exciting culinary talent on offer so it comes as no surprise that many restaurants awarded with a...

London Markets

Bustling, busy and full of life, the capital's markets†are an integral part of London. They are great for bargain hunting with all sorts on...

London Markets

Although buying the stuff is going to cost you hard cash, wandering around one of London's colourful markets is free and fun. Browsing stalls, taking...

London's Boroughs

London is a city with 33 small 'cities' within it, each has their own governments, schools, centres, suburbs, and sense of identity. Find out more...

London Events 2017

Find out the best London 2017 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2017 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

THE BEST

Hotels near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
FIND YOUR PERFECT LONDON HOTEL
SALE
Check in
--
Check out
--

Booking multiple rooms?

Visit our group bookings page or call 020 7437 4370 for assistance

Room 1

2 Adults
ADULTS (12+)
-
2
+
CHILDREN (2 - 12 Years)
-
0
+
INFANTS (0 - 2 Years)
-
0
+
Okay
Maximum 4 to a room.
+ Add another room
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £91† 25% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Columbia Road
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £127† 23% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £50† 40% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
THE BEST

Events near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Ends Today
Out Of The System
London > Events > Dance †Dates: Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th October 2017 - 7.30pm-10.30pm
Columbia Road, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
A selection of exceptional companies and two live bands, with profiles that span Africa, Asia, Europe and South America, with the programme to include Yinka Esi ...More
On Soon
Frank Bowling: Fishes, Wishes In Summertime Blue
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 18th, 19th, 20th and 21st Oct 2017 - 11am-6pm
Columbia Road, 5-13 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
A solo exhibition of Bowling's very recent works. Now widely recognised as 'first among equals' in the field of post-1960 abstraction, Bowling has for the past ...More
Now On
House Of Ghetto: Black Pride
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 4th to 26th October 2017 - Various Times
Columbia Road, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
A multimedia installation depicting the founding female members of The House of Ghetto; a Vogue House based in Manchester....More
THE BEST

Entertainment near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sonos Studio London
London > Entertainment >
21 Club Row, E2 | 5 minutes from Columbia Road
High-end audio brand Sonos opens the Sonos Studio London, their new permanent cultural space, in late 2015. Building on their space in LA, which has been ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rich Mix Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rich Mix Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Rich Mix Centre, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E16LA | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different interests with ... More
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Columbia Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
StART Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
150 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Art gallery on Columbia Road. You can also pick up a cup of coffee here from 9am till 3pm each Sunday so you can enjoy a ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Seamus Ryan Sunday Shoots
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Like most things on and around Columbia Road, Seamus Ryan's studio is only open on Sundays. The rest of the time Seamus works on high end ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Limoncello
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
340-344 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E8 | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
This cutting edge contemporary art gallery is run by director Rebecca May Marston, a graduate of the RCA's curating course who first took on the Hoxton ... More
THE BEST

Shopping near Columbia Road

The best shops and markets near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angela Flanders
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
96 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Columbia Road
Established in 1985 Angela Flanders works with natural ingredients to create her perfumes and offers bespoke perfumes and consultation service for clients upon request. Her products ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Treacle
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
110-112 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Just like its name, this unique establishment sandwiched in the middle of Columbia Road flower market is sweet, sticky and finger-licking good. Full of traditional, essentially ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Supernice
London > Shopping > Art and Design
106 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Supernice founder Louise Sandor specialises in super cool design ideas for your home. As a wholesale distributor of niche interior and gift brands you'll find labels ... More
THE BEST

Restaurants near Columbia Road

What are the best dining options near Columbia Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Morito Hackney
London > Restaurants >
195 Hackney Road, E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Sam & Sam Clark, the husband and wife team who famously opened Moro on Exmouth Market in 1997, expand ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brawn
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
49 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
After the success of Terroirs Wine Bar in Covent Garden, the owners behind it have tried their luck with a second venture, this time in the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jones Dairy Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
23 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
A century ago this was a working Welsh dairy, but for some decades now it has been a chirpy cafe attached to an excellent cheese shop. ... More
THE BEST

Education near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from Columbia Road
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 | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
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 | 17 minutes from Columbia Road
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
THE BEST

Leisure near Columbia Road

Columbia Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Columbia Road
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
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 16 minutes from Columbia Road
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
THE BEST

Pubs near Columbia Road

The best pubs near London Columbia Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
You might just recognise this pub off the telly - it has featured in the Kray's film, sitcom Good Night Sweetheart and even Blue Peter. The ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fanny Nelsons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
32 Horatio Street, E2 | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
At risk of being converted into a block of flats when it closed, east London boozer Nelsons Head was saved by its beloved locals in 2016, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from Columbia Road
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
THE BEST

Nightlife near Columbia Road

Columbia Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sager + Wilde
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
193 Hackney Road, Hackney, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
A wine bar which began as a pop-up hosting wine nights in a former bank vault in Shoreditch, Sager + Wilde is run by husband and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
TT Liquor
London > Nightlife > Bars
17B Kingsland Road, E2 | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
Three floors dedicated to cocktails and a specialist liquor store, TT Liquor in Shoredtich converts a 19th century police station (complete with historic jail cells, still ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Kick
London > Nightlife > Bars
127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 5 minutes from Columbia Road
Fashionable Shoreditch drinkers from all around the globe are attracted to this cellar bar by its rickety old furniture, interesting imported beers, and a pricy, but ... More
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Columbia Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Columbia Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 12 minutes from Columbia Road
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 14 minutes from Columbia Road
... More

Also in Columbia Road

Our recommendations in the same street as Columbia Road

No.
Title
Category
118
Fred Bare

There are 5 roads in London called Columbia Road

Were you looking for one of these:

Title
Distance
Columbia Road, London E2
3 mins West
Columbia Road, London E2
4 mins North East
Columbia Road, London E2
7 mins North East
Columbia Road, London E2
10 mins North East
Columbia Road, London E13
6 miles South East
 
 

Hotels Near

COLUMBIA ROAD

 
 
Near COLUMBIA ROAD All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near Columbia Road

 
 
 
Nicola Hicks: Wabbling Back To The Fire
Exhibitions | Until 11th November 2017 

Flowers, Kingsland Road 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Exhibitions & Art, Sculpture....More

Out Of The System
Dance | Until 17th October 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

A selection of exceptional companies and two live bands, with profiles that span Africa, Asia, Europe and South America, with ...More

House Of Ghetto: Black Pride
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

A multimedia installation depicting the founding female members of The House of Ghetto; a Vogue House based in Manchester....More

Jagara
Concerts | On 17th October 2017 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 7 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The three-piece combo of sisters Jane, Ruth and Cat play pop influenced by 1980s electro and guitar-led punk pop....More

Hammer House Of Horror Live
Theatre | Until 31st October 2017 

Hoxton Hall 7 minutes walk from Columbia Road

...More

Hammer House Of Horror Live
Theatre | Until 31st October 2017 

Hoxton Hall 7 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Hammer Films, the iconic British studio, sends chills down the spine with an immersive and site-specific theatrical experience that invites ...More

Go Out Of Tune
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 17th October 2017 

Cafe 1001 8 minutes walk from Columbia Road

A chance for all musicians to perform at this open mic event....More

Junkyard Golf Club
Junkyard Golf Club
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

The Old Truman Brewery 10 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Getting a refresh for its second year, Junkyard Golf Club in the loading bay of the Old Truman Brewery gets ...More

 
Sneak
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th November 2017 

XOYO 11 minutes walk from Columbia Road

A weekly dose of house and techno from resident DJs and a scattering of guests....More

Searching For Ghosts
Exhibitions | Until 21st January 2018 

V & A Museum of Childhood 15 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Working with the museum and photographer Tom Hunter participants undertook an exploration of some of the housing in East London; ...More

New on LondonTown

 
 
Prezzemolo & Vitale
Dining 

Contemporary, family run grocer's Prezzemolo & Vitale (P&V) give Italians a taste of home, on London's Kings Road....More

Autumn 2016 in London
Article 

No excuse to hide and hibernate with London's impressive calendar of events over the coming months. With frightful Halloween happenings and banging Bonfire Night celebrations, excellent exhibitions and fabulous foodie pop-ups, there's a whole host ...More

Pilgrim Supper Club
Pilgrim Supper Club
Foodie Events | From 18th October 

103B Dalston Lane

In anticipation of the opening of the new restaurant and sherry bar in 2018, Pilgrim ...More

 
Halloween Horror Movie Ball
Halloween Horror Movie Ball
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th October 

The Grand, Clapham

The Grand, Clapham pays homage to the finest ...More

 
Awful Auntie
Theatre | From 2nd November 

Richmond Theatre

The Birmingham Stage Company, who recently completed a record-breaking tour of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny, now turn their attention to Walliams' Awful Auntie. Awfully thrilling fun for everyone over five, the stage show tells the ...More

Coppa Club
Dining 

Unfussy, European food from small plates and snacks to grilled mains....More

Stylist Live
Exhibitions | From 10th November 

Olympia London

Presented by Stylist Magazine, Stylist Live is back for its third year in 2017 and it has doubled in size since launching in 2015. Taking place at Olympia London, the event expects to welcome 21,000 ...More

Gilbert & George: The Beard Pictures And Their Fuckosophy
Gilbert & George: The Beard Pictures And Their Fuckosophy
Exhibitions | From 22nd November 

White Cube Bermondsey

White Cube Bermondsey marks the 50th anniversary of ...More

 
Miss Julie
Theatre | From 14th November 

Jermyn Street Theatre

Howard Brenton's adaptation of August Strindberg's Miss Julie gets its London premiere this November at the Jermyn Street Theatre. Directed by Tom Littler, it will be the first West End staging of the play since ...More

Rose Wylie
Rose Wylie
Exhibitions | From 30th November 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

A new exhibition at the Serpentine presents the work of British artist Rose Wylie, showcasing ...More

 
Vegan Nights
Foodie Events | On 23rd November 

The Boiler House

After the roaring success of the original Vegan Nights market - the queue stretched all the way down Brick Lane - it's coming back this November. Hosted by the Truman Markets and King Cook of ...More

MTV Europe Music Awards
Concerts | On 12th November 

SSE Arena, Wembley

In 2017, the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) are to be held in London for the first time in 21 years. Coming to Wembley's SSE Arena in November, the awards will be hosted by Rita ...More

Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyond
Living with gods: peoples, places and worlds beyond
Exhibitions | From 2nd November 

British Museum

With no known culture in the world or ...More

 
Block 336
Attractions 

Founded in October 2011, Block 336 is an artist-run project space, studio provider and art gallery in Brixton....More

Slide at ArcelorMittal Orbit
Slide at ArcelorMittal Orbit
Attractions 

The world's longest and tallest tunnel slide, measuring ...More

 
YTM Fireworks, Southgate
Shopping 

Priding themselves as one of the UK's most experienced suppliers of professional and garden fireworks, YTM Fireworks has something for you no matter what size your display....More

YTM Fireworks, Whetstone
Shopping 

Priding themselves as one of the UK's most experienced suppliers of professional and garden fireworks, YTM Fireworks has something for you no matter what size your display. ...More

YTM Fireworks, Crouch End
Shopping 

Priding themselves as one of the UK's most experienced suppliers of professional and garden fireworks, YTM Fireworks has something for you no matter what size your display. ...More

Fancy Crab
Fancy Crab
Dining 

Fancy Crab puts the red king crab, renowned in the US but still a rare ...More

 
Oktoberfest in London
Oktoberfest in London
Article 

Oktoberfest comes to London this autumn with themed parties popping up all over the ...More

 
Affordable Afternoon Tea in London
Affordable Afternoon Tea in London
Article 

A much-loved tradition for locals and visitors alike, ...More

 
Best Things to do in London for an Adventure
Best Things to do in London for an Adventure
Article 

Kidult thrill seekers looking for an adrenaline ...More

 
 
 
 
SALE
Hotels near COLUMBIA ROAD

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star suites see our deals for COLUMBIA ROAD hotels, including Holiday Inn Express London-City from 85% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960