Dickens Square  

 
 
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Dickens Square, Southwark, London SE1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Dickens Square is Borough Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the North .

Dickens Square is in the London area of Southwark.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Borough Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
London Bridge Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2017

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2017 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2017 London events.

 
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The Bermondsey Square Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  25% off
Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 10 minutes from Dickens Square
Bermondsey Square Hotel offers a peaceful place to stay with its 80 bedrooms taking up one side of the traffic-free square. All rooms in this modern ... More
 
 
 
H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  24% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 11 minutes from Dickens Square
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
CitizenM London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  26% off
20 Lavington S, SE1 | 11 minutes from Dickens Square
From comfy king sized beds and an international plug system to free movies and complimentary WiFi, the citizen London Bankside hotel promises to offer its guests ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Dickens Square

Near Dickens Square
On Soon
The Tempest
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th and 27th January 2017 at 8pm & 28th January 2017 at 3.30pm and 8pm
Dickens Square, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
Amy Draper directs this new production by the house company of Shakespeare's play about Prospero's island....More
 
 
 
Now On
Promises, Promises
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 13th January to 18th February 2017 - Various Times
Dickens Square, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
A musical version of the film The Apartment is a tale of 1960s sexual work-place politics by playwright Neil Simon, with words and music by Burt ...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Tanya Tagaq + Mai Mai Mai
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 26th January 2017 - 8pm
Dickens Square, Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, SE17 | 6 minutes from Dickens Square
The Canadian throat singer performs, with support from the producer of ambient music....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Dickens Square

Near Dickens Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Dickens Square
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Artworks Elephant
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Dickens Square
Repositioning refurbished shipping containers as retail spaces and offices for creative startups, The Artworks Elephant turns Elephant and Castle into "the new Shoreditch", according to the ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Dickens Square

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Dickens Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Dickens Square
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Flat Iron Square
London > Attractions >
68 Union Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Dickens Square
The Flat Iron Square project is an exciting piece of town planning and urban renewal. This Bankside development has ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 9 minutes from Dickens Square
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Dickens Square

The best shops and markets near Dickens Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mercato Metropolitano
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 4 minutes from Dickens Square
At 45,000 square foot, new Italian market Mercato Metropolitano has no shortage of artisanal talent. Housed in a disused paper factory, it brings together bakers, fishmongers, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Dickens Square
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Burnt Lemon Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Flat Iron Square, 68 Union Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Dickens Square
Founded by chef and baker Matthew Dryden in early 2016, Burnt Lemon Bakery is serious about sourdough breads, made exclusively with organic flours milled in the ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Dickens Square

What are the best dining options near Dickens Square London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Qvintessenza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
304 Borough High Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Dickens Square
Qvintessenza serves casual Venetian specialities using ingredients sourced directly from Italian artisan producers. Venetian founder, Alessandro Selazone, spent a year travelling the length ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simply Indian
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
25 Tabard Street, Southwark, SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Dickens Square

Near Dickens Square
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Dickens Square
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 26 minutes from Dickens Square
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 30 minutes from Dickens Square
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Dickens Square

Dickens Square gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 10 minutes from Dickens Square
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Dickens Square
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 14 minutes from Dickens Square
What is the oldest annual sporting event in the world? Where was the Roman Forum? How do I become Lord Mayor? What was (and is!) the ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Dickens Square

The best pubs near London Dickens Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from Dickens Square
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Dickens Square
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Dickens Square
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Dickens Square

Dickens Square clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 6 minutes from Dickens Square
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire House
London > Nightlife > Bars
64 Union Street, SE1 | 9 minutes from Dickens Square
Within the Flat Iron Square site, an area encompassing six railway arches and filled with restaurants, street food and a live music venue, is Devonshire ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Call Me Mr Lucky
London > Nightlife > Bars
, The Breakfast Club, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Dickens Square
Not content with leading London's breakfast scene, The Breakfast Club are now also pioneers in cocktail bars. Along with the opening of their café in London ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Dickens Square

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Dickens Square.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Dickens Square
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Dickens Square
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Dickens Square
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Theatre Tours
Theatre | Until 19th October 2017 

National Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Theatre, Children's Theatre....More

Theatre Tours
Theatre | Until 19th October 2017 

National Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Theatre, Children's Theatre....More

Theatre Tours
Theatre | Until 19th October 2017 

National Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Theatre, Children's Theatre....More

Theatre Tours
Theatre | Until 19th October 2017 

National Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Theatre, Children's Theatre....More

Theatre Tours
Theatre | Until 24th June 2017 

National Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Theatre, Children's Theatre....More

Dublin Oldschool
Dublin Oldschool
Theatre | Until 31st January 2017 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Emmet Kirwan's darkly humorous play, Dublin Oldschool, transfers from the Edinburgh Fringe to London's Old Vic Theatre in 2017. Philip ...More

 
Hedda Gabler
Hedda Gabler
Theatre | Until 11th February 2017 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Ruth Wilson, who so memorably played anti-heroine Alice Morgan in BBC drama Luther, stars in the title role as Ivo ...More

 
Theatre Tours
Theatre | Until 24th June 2017 

National Theatre 11 minutes walk from Dickens Square

Theatre, Children's Theatre....More

Brexit The Musical
Theatre | Until 29th January 2017 

Waterloo East Theatre 17 minutes walk from Dickens Square

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Art
Art
Theatre | Until 18th February 2017 

Old Vic Theatre 19 minutes walk from Dickens Square

The Old Vic revives one of the most acclaimed plays of recent times this Christmas, staging Yasmina Reza's Art. Recipient ...More

 

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Lorne Restaurant
Dining 

Owned by sommelier Katie Exton (who has come here directly from The River Cafe) and chef Peter Hall, Lorne Restaurant aims to make fine wine more approachable....More

Radio Alice
Radio Alice
Dining 

Brothers Matteo and Salvatore Aloe have teamed up with Gails co-founder to create Radio Alice ...More

 
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Bel-Air New Fetter Lane
Dining 

Founder Andrew Bredon, who co-founded travel website Secret Escapes, brings a slice of Californian living ...More

 
MOCA London
Attractions 

The Museum of Contemporary Art, London, first opened in the Bellenden Renewal Area in South London in January 2004....More

Club Mexicana
Club Mexicana
Dining 

Club Mexicana makes great-tasting Mexican food that just happens to be vegan....More

 
The Petersham Hotel
The Petersham Hotel
Hotels 

Built in 1865, The Petersham Hotel stands high on Richmond Hill, overlooking the Thames....More

 
Hai Cenato
Hai Cenato
Dining 

Casual New York-Italian style Hai Cenato is the first Italian restaurant from Jason Atherton....More

 
Borough Plates
Borough Plates
Dining 

A two-month pop-up showcasing the wonderful ingredients you can get at Borough Market, Borough Plates ...More

 
Bedales at Leadenhall
Drinking 

A hidden wine bar and vault found beneath the cobblestone alleys of Leadenhall Market. ...More

Marian Goodman Gallery
Marian Goodman Gallery
Attractions 

Described by The Guardian as the "gallerist with the golden touch" Marian Goodman opened her ...More

 
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Robert De Niro's Covent Garden luxury boutique hotel, The Wellington Hotel, opens in 2019, brought ...More

 
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Damian Lewis, Imelda Staunton and Griff Rhys Jones tread the boards in London's West End in 2017. Discover the hottest theatre tickets in town with our top ...More

London Events 2017
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Imelda Staunton stars in two London stage shows in 2017, David Tennant and Damian Lewis ...More

 
 
 
 
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