East Smithfield  

 
 
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East Smithfield, Tower Hamlets, London E1
 
 

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

The nearest station to East Smithfield is Tower Gateway which is about 4 minutes to the North West.

East Smithfield is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Tower Hill Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Aldgate Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Wapping Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
City Quay Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Arch Car Parking
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £80  34% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 3 minutes from East Smithfield
The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel combines luxury accommodation and events facilities, making it a great choice for your stay whether it's business or leisure oriented. Within ... More
 
 
 
The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £61  38% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
It's the location on the River Thames that give this hotel next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge a wow factor. It's also very ... More
 
 
 
Grange City Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £80  24% off
8-14 Cooper's Row, EC3N | 6 minutes from East Smithfield
The Grange City Hotel is a 5 star hotel that's luxury is matched by the superb panoramic views over the city of London. A stone's throw ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near East Smithfield

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Mnek
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 19th June 2018 - 7pm
East Smithfield, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, E1 | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
The singer Uzoechi Osisioma "Uzo" Emenike from London, brings his mixture of pop, R&B and dance tunes to the stage....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Macbeth
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Monday 18th June and Monday 2nd July 2018 - 7.30pm
East Smithfield, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, E1 | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
Flabbergast Theatre presents Shakespeare's sinister Scottish play in which a man fated to become the King of Scotland initiates a chain of events that lead to ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
The Last Days of Anne Boleyn
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 6th May to 28th August 2018
East Smithfield, Tower Hill, EC3N | 5 minutes from East Smithfield
On the spot where Anne Boleyn spent the end of her life, this theatrical spectacle explores her tragic final 17 days at the Tower of London. ...More
 
 
 
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, variety shows ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mahogany Bar
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Wilton's Music Hall, Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
The famous Mahogany Bar at Wilton's Music Hall has reopened after more than 50 years on the sidelines. Sadly, last orders were called at the bar ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Curzon Aldgate
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Goodman's Fields, 2 Canter Way, E1 | 6 minutes from East Smithfield
Part of an upmarket development, Goodman's Fields, Curzon Aldgate is a new-build cinema in the East End. Enter through the lounge/bar with its leather sofas ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near East Smithfield

The best museums, galleries, attractions near East Smithfield
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Tower Of London
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Tower Hill, City, London EC3N | 5 minutes from East Smithfield
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
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All Hallows by the Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Byward Street, City, London EC3R | 7 minutes from East Smithfield
All Hallows, the oldest church in the City of London, is 1300 years old with a crypt museum, Roman pavement and Saxon and Roman artefacts. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fotografiska London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The White Chapel Building, 10 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 7 minutes from East Smithfield
Showing up to seven exhibitions at one time, all of which are accessible with one entry ticket, Fotografiska London follows the successful model ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near East Smithfield

The best shops and markets near East Smithfield
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St Katharine Docks World Food Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
Re-launched as the St Katharine Docks World Food Market in 2016, the weekly market now offers a diversified range of street food ... More
 
 
 
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The Kiosk at Le Pont de la Tour
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
36D Shad Thames, SE1 | 8 minutes from East Smithfield
A small store serving take away coffee, sandwiches and salads, The Kiosk is run by ... More
 
 
 
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Petticoat Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Between Middlesex and Goulston Streets, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from East Smithfield
Petticoat Lane is London's world famous Sunday market and sells mainly clothes for men, women and children, from street-cred clubwear to over-orders of designer goods and ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near East Smithfield

What are the best dining options near East Smithfield London?
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Tom's Kitchen St Katharine Docks
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
1 Commodity Quay, St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 2 minutes from East Smithfield
Set in newly developed Commodity Quay, the 130-seater Tom's Kitchen restaurant overlooks the luxury yachts in St Katharine Docks, Central London's only marina. Dishes include spicy ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ping Pong
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
Tower Bridge House, St Katharine Dock, City, London E1W | 2 minutes from East Smithfield
Ping Pong offers diners its signature range of little parcels of deliciousness with a range of over 40 dim sum dishes, from the finest translucent dumplings ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Zizzi - Docklands
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
12 Ivory House, St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 3 minutes from East Smithfield
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near East Smithfield

Near East Smithfield
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 22 minutes from East Smithfield
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
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 24 minutes from East Smithfield
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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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 27 minutes from East Smithfield
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 East Smithfield

East Smithfield gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 3 minutes from East Smithfield
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from East Smithfield
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... 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 | 15 minutes from East Smithfield
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near East Smithfield

The best pubs near London East Smithfield.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leman Street Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Leman Street, E1 | 6 minutes from East Smithfield
Between Wapping and Aldgate is the Leman Street Tavern , a 1.5 million pound pub that's owned by the Geronimo Inns group ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from East Smithfield
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lamb Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10-12 Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 12 minutes from East Smithfield
Located within the beautiful nineteenth century covered Leadenhall Market, the Lamb Tavern is a traditional British pub that's popular with city workers and tourists. The historical ... More
 
 
 
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East Smithfield clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Trade Union
London > Nightlife >
Thomas More Square, E1W | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
The team behind the Grand Union bars have now ventured into new territory with the opening of Trade Union. Located in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rotunda Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
10 Trinity Square, EC3N | 6 minutes from East Smithfield
At the heart of the Four Seasons Hotel at Ten Trinity Square The Rotunda Bar forms a natural gathering space ... More
 
 
 
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Savage Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
7 Pepys Street, EC3N | 7 minutes from East Smithfield
A sky-high bar, 12 storeys above the City, and far removed from the corporate streets below, Savage Garden is an all-day bar and ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near East Smithfield

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near East Smithfield.
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Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from East Smithfield
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 5 minutes from East Smithfield
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 9 minutes from East Smithfield
... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Mnek
Concerts | On 19th June 2018 

Wilton's Music Hall 4 minutes walk from East Smithfield

The singer Uzoechi Osisioma "Uzo" Emenike from London, brings his mixture of pop, R&B and dance tunes to the stage....More

The Last Days of Anne Boleyn
The Last Days of Anne Boleyn
Theatre | Until 28th August 2018 

Tower Of London 5 minutes walk from East Smithfield

On the spot where Anne Boleyn spent the end of her life, this theatrical spectacle explores her tragic final 17 ...More

 
The Ivy Tower Bridge and Thames Rockets
The Ivy Tower Bridge and Thames Rockets
Seasonal | Until 31st August 2018 

The Ivy Tower Bridge 9 minutes walk from East Smithfield

This summer, The Ivy Tower Bridge has partnered with Thames Rockets to give thrill seekers a high speed sightseeing tour ...More

 
The London Open 2018
Exhibitions | Until 26th August 2018 

Whitechapel Gallery 9 minutes walk from East Smithfield

The exhibition brings together critical and dynamic art that reflects on the experience of living in a global city now ...More

ISelf Collection: Bumped Bodies
Exhibitions | Until 12th August 2018 

Whitechapel Gallery 9 minutes walk from East Smithfield

Work by international artists which explores the relationship between the body, objects and the environment. Featuring work by Huma Bhabha, ...More

Killed Negatives: Unseen Images Of 1930s America
Exhibitions | Until 26th August 2018 

Whitechapel Gallery 9 minutes walk from East Smithfield

Prints made from some of the many thousands of rejected negatives from the 1930s, as well as photographers' personal and ...More

Artists' Film International
Exhibitions | Until 29th July 2018 

Whitechapel Gallery 9 minutes walk from East Smithfield

A series of short films by Juan Sorrentino, Vladimir Nikolic and Pelin Kirca, exploring the theme of truth and the ...More

My Name Is Lucy Barton
Theatre | Until 23rd June 2018 

The Bridge Theatre 9 minutes walk from East Smithfield

Three-time Academy Award and four-time Tony nominee Laura Linney makes her London stage debut in Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout's ...More

London Bridge City: Summer by the River
London Bridge City: Summer by the River
Seasonal | Until 2nd October 2018 

London Bridge 11 minutes walk from East Smithfield

London's largest free festival, the London Bridge City's Summer by the River transforms the iconic riverside location into a summer ...More

 
Not Now, Bernard
Not Now, Bernard
Theatre | Until 1st July 2018 

Unicorn Theatre 11 minutes walk from East Smithfield

Based on the picture book by David McKee, Not Now, Bernard is the story of a little boy who is ...More

 

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