Folgate Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Folgate Street, Shoreditch, Tower Hamlets, London E1 
 

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

The nearest station to Folgate Street is Liverpool Street Railway Station which is about 5 minutes to the South West.

Folgate Street is in the London area of Shoreditch.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
1 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Dennis Severs' House 18 Folgate Street, E1 It is incredibly hard to, firstly, describe exactly the nature of this curious little place and, secondly, do justice to...

 
 
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THE BEST

Hotels near Folgate Street

Near Folgate Street
South Place Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £113  32% off
3 South Place, EC2M | 6 minutes from Folgate Street
Located within arms reach of both Moorgate and Liverpool Street stations, is South Place Hotel, a luxury London hotel featuring three swanky bars and two top-notch ... More
 
 
 
Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £120  32% off
40 Liverpool Street, EC2M | 6 minutes from Folgate Street
Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terence Conran's ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £104  42% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 6 minutes from Folgate Street
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
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Folgate Street

Near Folgate Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 12th April 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 4 minutes from Folgate Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ends Today
Pillow Cinema
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 7th January to 1st February 2015
Shoreditch Underground, Pedley Street, Shoreditch, E1 | 5 minutes from Folgate Street
Aimed at those struggling to tear themselves away from the sofa this January, the team behind the Hot Tub Cinema have launched the Pillow Cinema. Billed ...More
 
 
 
Ends Today
Dante's Inferno - A Modern Telling
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th Jan to 1st Feb 2015 - Various Times
The Rag Factory, Heneage Street, E1 | 6 minutes from Folgate Street
Craft Theatre present a modern retelling of the classic poem, directed by Rocky Rodriguez Jr....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Folgate Street

Near Folgate Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ClueQuest
London > Entertainment >
11 Plough Yard, EC2A | 3 minutes from Folgate Street
Following Pinky and the Brain's failed attempt at taking over the world, it's now time for another mouse to have a crack at it. Having escaped ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bishopsgate Institute
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
230 Bishopsgate, Spitalfields, London EC2M | 3 minutes from Folgate Street
Built in 1891-94 by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Bishopsgate Institute's facade has a theme of arts and crafts. Inside you will find 19th century tiling, a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Truman Brewery
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Folgate Street
Popular with the Shoreditch crowd on the weekends, The Old Truman Brewery houses more than 200 small, creative businesses, a bar and several areas for hire. ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Folgate Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Folgate Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dennis Severs' House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Folgate Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | On Folgate Street
The brainchild of eccentric designer and performer, Dennis Severs' House at 18 Folgate Street captures, in a series of evocative snapshots, 18th century life as experienced ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Raven Row
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
56 Artillery Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Folgate Street
Raven Row, a non-profit contemporary art centre in Spitalfields, not far from the Market, opened to the public on 28th February 2009. The name - nothing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Folgate Street
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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Shopping near Folgate Street

The best shops and markets near Folgate Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Timothy Everest
London > Shopping > Menswear
32 Elder Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 1 minute from Folgate Street
Old-style quality is married with modern design sensibility by the leading light of the new school of English tailors.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Spitalfields Market
London > Shopping > Markets
1 Crispin Place, Spitalfields, London E1 | 2 minutes from Folgate Street
Nestled in the heart of the city, in the shadow of Christ Church, Spitalfields Market marries market stalls with modern shops and restaurants. Where the delightful ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Gold
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Brushfield Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 3 minutes from Folgate Street
As absurd as it may seem, A Gold is one of the only delis in London to specialise entirely in British produce. Touted as "the village ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Folgate Street

What are the best dining options near Folgate Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Water Poet
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
9-11 Folgate Street, E1 | On Folgate Street
In the heart of the City, just off bustling Bishopsgate, The Water Poet's well-worn charm is a breath of fresh air in an area usually dominated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hawksmoor Spitalfields
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
157a Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 1 minute from Folgate Street
Longhorn cattle traditionally reared in North Yorkshire, hung for at least 28 days and simply cooked on a real charcoal grill at the Hawksmoor. This is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Boho Mexica
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
151 - 153 Commercial Street, E1 | 1 minute from Folgate Street
Mexican Cuisine... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Folgate Street

Near Folgate Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Folgate Street
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 | 8 minutes from Folgate Street
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
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 13 minutes from Folgate Street
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 Folgate Street

Folgate Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Folgate Street
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
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 5 minutes from Folgate Street
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
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 13 minutes from Folgate Street
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Folgate Street

The best pubs near London Folgate Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Folgate Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The White Horse
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Exchange Square, Appold Street, EC2M | 5 minutes from Folgate Street
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Folgate Street
One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Folgate Street

Folgate Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, E1 | 2 minutes from Folgate Street
Inspired by its sister bar, the long-standing Smiths of Smithfield, Smiths Spitalfields follows in its famous sibling's footsteps as an all-day dining venue celebrating the best ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch House
London > Nightlife > Bars
Ebor Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 3 minutes from Folgate Street
In a former tea warehouse in the part of town where the City meets the East End you'll find another off-shoot from Soho House founder Nick ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Folgate Street
Vibe Bar manages to be both chilled out and cutting edge. Located inside the Truman Brewery on trendy Brick Lane, you can come here to drink ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Folgate Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Folgate Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 4 minutes from Folgate Street
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
Andaz Liverpool Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Folgate Street
Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terrence Conran's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 8 minutes from Folgate Street
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
 
 
 
 

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Kaleidoscope
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st February 2015 

93 Feet East 4 minutes walk from Folgate Street

DJs Isherwood, Jade Seatle, Rupes, Chris Graham & Ewan Smith, Mohson Stars and Dan Beaven spin techno and house....More

The City's Yours
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 1st March 2015 

Cafe 1001 5 minutes walk from Folgate Street

Underground electronica from Giggles In The Dark resident DJs....More

Smile Acoustic
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st February 2015 

Rich Mix Centre 5 minutes walk from Folgate Street

Three artists take to the stage and perform poetry, music, beatbox or whatever they feel like in this multi-genre open ...More

Pitschi, The Kitten With Dreams
Theatre | On 1st February 2015 

Rich Mix Centre 5 minutes walk from Folgate Street

A children's show based on Hans Fischer's picture book....More

All Twerk and No Play
Sporting Events | Until 15th February 2015 

The Book Club 6 minutes walk from Folgate Street

All Twerk And No Play is half-dance class/half-bashment social, our very own 'Queen of Bounce', Scarlett O'Hora, teaching you how ...More

All Twerk and No Play
Sporting Events | On 1st February 2015 

The Book Club 6 minutes walk from Folgate Street

All Twerk And No Play is half-dance class/half-bashment social....More

Le Boutique Bazaar - Valentine's Decadence
Leisure | On 1st February 2015 

McQueen 9 minutes walk from Folgate Street

Fast becoming a favourite with stylists, trendsetters, artistes & fashionistas favouring a dramatic look, the Bazaar features 40 brands representing ...More

Laurence Corns
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

The Nightjar Bar 12 minutes walk from Folgate Street

Swing-jazz by the London-based singer-guitarist....More

London Symphony Orchestra
Concerts | On 1st February 2015 

Barbican Centre 14 minutes walk from Folgate Street

David Afkham conducts the orchestra with pianist Nicholas Angelich through Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 3 and Brahms' Symphony No 2....More

SHHHH
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

Barbican Centre 14 minutes walk from Folgate Street

An all-day celebration of music and art....More

 

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February 2015 Half Term in London
February 2015 Half Term in London

London has a generous programme of family friendly events and activities this half term, as well as a great selection ...More

 
Burns Night in London
Burns Night in London

From traditional suppers to comedy extravaganzas, London provides a number of options for celebrating Burns Night. So, grab a ...More

 
Valentine's Day at The View From The Shard
Valentine's Day at The View From The Shard
Attraction | 10th February 2015 - 14th February 2015 

The Shard

Opening hours are extended until midnight on Valentine's Day at The View From The Shard giving lovers the most ...More

 
The Baby Show
The Baby Show
Exhibitions | 20th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

ExCel London Exhibition Centre

Expert speakers including nutritionist and author, Annabel Karmel MBE, breast-feeding guru, Clare Byam-Cook and sleep expert Jo Tantum will be ...More

 
Livery Companies Pancake Day Race
Exhibitions | On 17th February 2015 

Guildhall

The City's annual inter-livery Pancake Race sees teams racing around the Guildhall yard at noon on Shrove Tuesday competing for ...More

The Dark Side Of Love: The Valentine's Masked Ball
The Dark Side Of Love: The Valentine's Masked Ball
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 13th February 2015 

The Coronet Theatre

The eve of Valentine's Day falls on Friday 13th this year, providing the perfect opportunity to celebrate the darker side ...More

 
Flipping Marvellous Pancake Race
Flipping Marvellous Pancake Race
Exhibitions | On 17th February 2015 

The Scoop at More London

Following a warm up (led by a giant chicken) teams representing local London businesses take part in the Flipping Marvellous ...More

 
Duck & Rice
Opened End of January 2015 

Hakkasan and Wagamama founder Alan Yau opens 'Chinese gastropub' Duck & Rice on the Soho street famous ...More

The Tommy Tucker
The Tommy Tucker
Opened January 2015 

Award-winning chef Claude Compton, together with Jim Morris and George McCabe - the team behind critically acclaimed neighbourhood restaurant Claude's ...More

 
Jinjuu
Jinjuu
Opened 13th January 2015 

Described by the Evening Standard as one of the "best new London restaurants opening in 2015" before it even opened, ...More

 
 
 
 
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