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 11 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
 
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
 
 
 
 

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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...

 
 
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  42% 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 £47  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 £56  23% 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
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The Saturday Market Project Festive Workshops
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 21st December 2014 at 10am-11pm & Monday 22nd December 2014 at 8am-1pm
Shoreditch Underground, Pedley Street, Shoreditch, E1 | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
The Saturday Market Project have collaborated with the JaguarShoes Collective to run a series of workshops and a pop up shops throughout December as part of ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Hoxton Ukulele Hootenanny XMAS SPECIAL
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 22nd December 2014 - 7.30pm-12midnight
The Queen Of Hoxton, 1-5 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 9 minutes from Columbia Road
The Fleas perform....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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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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DSD Sessions
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th December 2014 

Trafik 5 minutes walk from Columbia Road

DJs spin all shades of house and techno....More

Christmas Past
Christmas Past
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Geffrye Museum 5 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Each year the Geffrye Museum celebrates Christmas with a look at the way Christmas traditions have evolved over years at ...More

 
Essex Road
Exhibitions | Until 17th January 2015 

Tintype 5 minutes walk from Columbia Road

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Young Motherhood Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 30th December 2014 

Rich Mix Centre 5 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Jendella Benson's myth and stereotype-busting multimedia exhibition based on interviews with young mothers and their children from around Britain....More

Cultures Of Soul Jam
Concerts | Until 26th January 2015 

Charlie Wrights International Bar 6 minutes walk from Columbia Road

A live music evening for lovers of neo soul, hip-hop, R&B and funk, featuring a set from our house band ...More

Swingers London
Swingers London
Foodie Events | Until 25th December 2014 

Factory 7 8 minutes walk from Columbia Road

Fancy yourself as a bit of a competitive socialiser? Swingers London has been set up for you. A 3-month pop ...More

 
The Saturday Market Project Festive Workshops
Exhibitions | Until 22nd December 2014 

Shoreditch Underground 9 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The Saturday Market Project have collaborated with the JaguarShoes Collective to run a series of workshops and a pop up ...More

Hoxton Ukulele Hootenanny XMAS SPECIAL
Exhibitions | On 22nd December 2014 

The Queen Of Hoxton 9 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The Fleas perform....More

Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Tours | Until 5th January 2015 

Dennis Severs' House 10 minutes walk from Columbia Road

The atmospheric Silent Night candle-lit tours of Dennis Severs' House are particularly fun at this time of year. The house ...More

 
The Double R Club
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd December 2014 

Bethnal Green Working Men's Club 10 minutes walk from Columbia Road

A David Lynch-themed club-cabaret event introduced by Benjamin Louche....More

 

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Christmas Fishmongers in London
Christmas Fishmongers in London

Smoked salmon is the traditional Christmas fish, popular not just for its flavour, but for the ease of preparation, and the ...More

 
London Christmas Markets and Fairs
London Christmas Markets and Fairs

Wrap up warm and head out to one of London's magical Christmas markets and festive fairs where shopping can ...More

 
High Society
High Society
Theatre | 30th April 2015 - 22nd August 2015 

Old Vic Theatre

Maria Friedman directs this latest production of the Cole Porter musical, High Society, staged at the Old Vic in the ...More

 
Sam Smith
Sam Smith
Concerts | 25th March 2015 - 27th March 2015 

Brixton Academy

Sunday Times Culture named him 'the voice of 2014', his global hit single 'Stay With Me', has sold over 4.5 ...More

 
The Script
The Script
Concerts | 13th March 2015 - 14th March 2015 

The O2 Arena

The chart-topping and multi-platinum selling three-piece from Dublin performs melodic, piano-based pop-rock with elements of blue-eyed soul. The rise to ...More

 
Julio le Parc
Julio le Parc
Exhibitions | Until 15th February 2015 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

If winter can be a bit gloomy, look no further than the light installations of Julio Le Parc at the ...More

 
Regent Street Christmas Lights
Regent Street Christmas Lights
Seasonal | Until 24th December 2014 

Regent Street

The Regent Street lights are some of the most breathtaking in the capital with a spectacular Christmas show and fireworks ...More

 
Brew Putney
Brew Putney
Opened 24th November 2014 

At 3,000 square feet Brew Putney on Lower Richmond Road is the fourth and largest Brew Cafe, offering not ...More

 
Dishoom King's Cross
Dishoom King's Cross
Opened 20th November 2014 

The third restaurant from the team behind Dishoom, the Bombay cafes in Shoreditch and Covent Garden, is also their largest ...More

 
Fields
Fields
Opened 30th November 2014 

An all-day cafe on Clapham Common located next to the skate park on Rookery Road SW4, Fields is the brainchild ...More

 
 
 
 
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