Columbia Road

 
 
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Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2
 
 

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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
 
 
 
 

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Perfect Presents

Ryantown 126 Columbia Road, E2 7RG Rob Ryan, the man Paul Smith describes as "a realistic romantic", makes beautiful paper cut designs and screen prints that are...

 
 
Petal Power

Columbia Road Flower Market Columbia Road, Hackney, E2 7RG If your Valentine is more of a country bumpkin than a city slicker, you'll just love the straight-from-the-garden feel...

 
 
Christmas Shopping: Traditional Toys

Bob & Blossom 140 Columbia Road, E2 7RG Usually this shop is only open on a Sunday, when the flower market is in full sway,...

 
 
London Christmas Markets & Fairs

Columbia Road Christmas Shopping Evenings Columbia Road Flower Market, E2 7RG 30th November 2011 - 21st December 2011 The independent shops along the charming cobbled streets of Columbia...

 
 
London Markets

Columbia Road Flower Market Columbia Road, Hackney, E2 7RG Lined with chic boutiques, every Sunday this historic street fills with a bright patchwork of hundreds of flower...

 
 
London Calendar 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.

 
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    Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  31% 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
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London-City
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £60  27% 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 RE London Shoreditch Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £49  34% off
    419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 10 minutes from Columbia Road
    This hotel is modern, clean and very convenient if you want to explore the sights and bright lights of trendy Shoreditch. Although close to the City, ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Columbia Road

    Near Columbia Road
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    3D Printshow
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 21st, 22nd and 23rd May 2015
    The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 10 minutes from Columbia Road
    Having already stopped by Madrid, Berlin and New York, the 3D Printshow returns to London this May, taking place at the Old Truman Brewery. Technically a ...More
     
     
     
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    3D Printshow London
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 21st, 22nd and 23rd May 2015 - 9.30am-6pm
    The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Columbia Road
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    Urban Creativity Workshop
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 23rd May 2015 - 9am-5pm
    The Proud Archivist, 2-10 Hertford Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Columbia Road
    Relinquish a single day from your hectic schedule to focus on what really matters to you....More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Columbia Road

    Near Columbia Road
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Aubin Cinema
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    64-66 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 6 minutes from Columbia Road
    Housed in the Aubin & Wills concept store, the Aubin Cinema is a intimate 47-seat theatre with velvet chairs and sofas, plumped up with Aubin & ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Columbia Road

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Columbia Road
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Columbia Road

    The best shops and markets near Columbia Road
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Ryantown
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    126 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
    Robert Ryan makes beautiful paper cut designs and screen prints that are exquisite, sentimental and poignant. These delicate designs, adorned with words - sometimes romantic, sometimes ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Columbia Road

    What are the best dining options near Columbia Road London?
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    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
     
     
     
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    Laxeiro
    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    93 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
    Superior rough-and-ready Spanish restaurant that is always packed. Laxeiro is a tiny place with a hectic pace, especially on the weekends - and Sundays in particular ... More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Education near Columbia Road

    Near Columbia Road
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Columbia Road

    Columbia Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    L!FE Shoreditch
    London > Leisure >
    The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, 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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Columbia Road

    The best pubs near London Columbia Road.
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    The Crown and Shuttle
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
    After serving two queens and a king, surviving The Blitz and enjoying a period as a notorious strip club, The Crown and Shuttle sadly closed its ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Columbia Road

    Columbia Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Sager + Wilde
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    193 Hackney Road, 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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Callooh Callay
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    65 Rivington Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from Columbia Road
    Often regarded as one of Shoreditch's best cocktail bars, Callooh Callay is a popular venue with an ambitious, regularly changing cocktail menu. Examples include the Electric ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Columbia Road

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Columbia Road.
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    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
     
     
     
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    The HAC Grounds
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    City Road, City, London EC1Y | 14 minutes from Columbia Road
    ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Superfiction Recordings Label Night
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd May 2015 

    The Basing House 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Blind Minded and Italoboyz spin a mix of house and techno with a twist....More

    Gass Records
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd May 2015 

    Ace Hotel London Shoreditch 5 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Mamiko Motto and DJ Goodhand spin house....More

    Homes of the Homeless: Seeking Shelter in Victorian London
    Homes of the Homeless: Seeking Shelter in Victorian London
    Exhibitions | Until 12th July 2015 

    Geffrye Museum 5 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    The Geffrye Museum's display on Homes Of The Homeless: Seeking Shelter In Victorian London promises to be fascinating exhibition ...More

     
    House Gospel Choir
    Concerts | On 23rd May 2015 

    Rich Mix Centre 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    An electric house-meets-gospel sound that will raise the roof....More

    Trenton Doyle Hancock: I Want To Be At The Meeting After The Separation
    Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

    Hales Gallery 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Paintings and drawings by the American artist, exploring themes of morality and ethics inspired by his Christian upbringing and a ...More

    Regeneration
    Theatre | On 23rd May 2015 

    Rich Mix Centre 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Write By Numbers presents a playful, epic and urgent exploration of urban regeneration, gentrification and what makes us call a ...More

    Switched
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th July 2015 

    Cargo 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    DJs Daniel Pozzebon, Montana Cruz and Wade Teo spin an eclectic mix of sounds and floorfillers over two rooms....More

    Take me to bed
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd May 2015 

    The Bedroom Bar 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Featuring Madera Verde and Twinkat Soul....More

    Cargo Presents: Switched
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd May 2015 

    Cargo 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    Daniel Pozzebon, Wade Teo and Emeka spin house and techno....More

    Dirty Robbers
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd May 2015 

    The Blues Kitchen 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

    DJs supply vintage soul with live performances from Dirty Robbers and Atlantic Soul Orchestra....More

     
     
     
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