Columbia Road

 
 
ADDRESS
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 11 minutes to the South West.

Columbia Road is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Columbia Road on LondonTown.com

 
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...

 
 
What's on in London 2014

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £90  26% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 4 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 £49  30% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 7 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 £62  42% off
419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 12 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Today Only
The Death Of King Arthur
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 31st October 2014 - 4pm
Shoreditch Town Hall, 380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
Three impish theatrical explorers delve into the legend of the Once and Future King. Created by Tom Haines (London Snorkelling Team), Simon Reade (Private Peaceful) and ...More
 
 
 
Ends Today
Camus, Clough And Counter Culture: 20 Years Of Philosophy Football
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 30th and Friday 31st October 2014 - 9am-11pm
Rich Mix Centre, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 5 minutes from Columbia Road
Across a wide range of subjects and issues, contemporary and historical, Hugh Tisdale and Mark Perryman have consistently contributed to the cultural mix of the capital ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 10 minutes from Columbia Road
See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 sculptures created out of more than ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Columbia Road

Near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aubin Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
64-66 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rich Mix Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 5 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Columbia Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Limoncello
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
340-344 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E8 | 3 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from Columbia Road
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Columbia Road

The best shops and markets near Columbia Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leila's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Calvert Avenue, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from Columbia Road
Leila's on Arnold Circus is a legendary coffee spot where they serve Monmouth coffee in an eccentric cafe setting that feels like you're in your own ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The MOO Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
Unit 27, BOXPARK, 2-4 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
Online print specialists, MOO.com, have opened a bricks and mortar shop at Boxpark, bringing their cool brand of personalised cards and stationary to Shoreditch's quirky shopping ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Boxpark
London > Shopping >
Boxpark, Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 3 minutes from Columbia Road
A quirky alternative to your standard high street store, the Boxpark is a temporary village of stores offering popular designer goods, scrumptious food and unconventional gifts. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Columbia Road

What are the best dining options near Columbia Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Death By Burrito
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 2 minutes from Columbia Road
Run by the Rebel Dining Society, Death by Burrito is a contemporary Mexican grill and cocktail bar at Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen. Stepping outside of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bird
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
42-44 Kingsland Road, E2 | 2 minutes from Columbia Road
Run by Paul Hemings and Cara Ceppetelli, who both grew up in North America, Bird in Shoreditch aims to provide Londoners with a new style of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Viet Hoa
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
74 Kingsland Road, E2 | 2 minutes from Columbia Road
Vietnamese cuisine. ... 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 | 7 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 | 15 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, 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
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 17 minutes from Columbia Road
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
 
 
 
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 | 5 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
The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 8 minutes from Columbia Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Columbia Road

Columbia Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Kick
London > Nightlife > Bars
127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 3 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Callooh Callay
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Rivington Street, EC2A | 4 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sager + Wilde
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
193 Hackney Road, E2 | 4 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
 
 
 
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 | 4 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 | 12 minutes from Columbia Road
... More
 
 
 
 

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What's On Today

Near Columbia Road

 
 
 
Zombie Soundsystem Presents
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st October 2014 

The Basing House 3 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Electronic house music from Stimming (live), Shane Watcha, Desta, Clint Lee, Nobody and Rob G....More

Patrick Hughes: New Reverspectives
Exhibitions | Until 22nd November 2014 

Flowers, Kingsland Road 3 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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IYF Halloween Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st October 2014 

Ace Hotel London Shoreditch 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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Indeedy Musical Bingo Halloween Spooktacular
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st October 2014 

Shoreditch Town Hall 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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Max & Ivan and Friends
Comedy | Until 3rd December 2014 

Shoreditch Town Hall 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Character comedy, sketches and stand-up from the Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award and Barry Award nominees....More

The Death Of King Arthur
Theatre | On 31st October 2014 

Shoreditch Town Hall 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Three impish theatrical explorers delve into the legend of the Once and Future King. Created by Tom Haines (London Snorkelling ...More

Cargo presents Death at The Disco
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st October 2014 

Cargo 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Cargo residents are joined by Disco Bloodbath who supply raw disco and vintage house....More

The Loft
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st October 2014 

The Bedroom Bar 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Featuring a soundtrack of 1990s and 2000s hip hop, R&B, garage, dancehall, slow jams and more. Halloween dress code....More

Pistonhead & Bedroom Bar Present
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st October 2014 

The Bedroom Bar 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Global dance music courtesy of DJ Bumps and DJ Madera Verde featuring PA by El Malito....More

Friday Night Comedy Show
Comedy | On 31st October 2014 

Comedy Cafe 4 minutes walk from Columbia Road

An evening of laughter with Jamali, Kate Lucas and Tamer Kattan. With MC Jimmy James Jones....More

 
 
 
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