Forest Road  

 
 
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Forest Road, Hackney, E8
 
 

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

The nearest station to Forest Road is Hackney Downs Railway Station which is about 7 minutes to the North East.

 

LondonTown.com - Forest Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Dalston Junction
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
28 minutes walk
 
Leonard Street Car Park
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What to do in London throughout 2017

Discover what's on in London 2017 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2017 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  36% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 20 minutes from Forest Road
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  33% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 25 minutes from Forest Road
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  30% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 26 minutes from Forest 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
 
 
 
 
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Events near Forest Road

Near Forest Road
Today Only
MaDa Music Presents MOWBECK + Bare Traps
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 25th May 2017 - 7.30pm-11pm
Forest Road, 451 Queensbridge Road, E8 | 3 minutes from Forest Road
...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Priests
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 25th May 2017 - 7.30pm
Forest Road, 451 Queensbridge Road, E8 | 3 minutes from Forest Road
Punk courtesy of the Washington DC outfit....More
 
 
 
Now On
This Fan Girl Exhibition
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th and 26th May 2017 at 6pm-9pm & 27th May 2017 at 12noon-8pm
Forest Road, 65-67 Ridley Road, E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Forest Road

Near Forest Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Department Store
London > Entertainment >
Unit 2, Star House, 3 Richmond Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Forest Road
Part of events and marketing company Dalstonline Limited, the Dalston Department Store is a new venue that showcases products and pop up events from the latest ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Arcola Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
This renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe OTO
London > Entertainment > Live Music
18-22 Ashwin Street, E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
Cafe Oto is a vibrant live music venue with the atmosphere of a student union cafe which puts on avant garde music from the Dalston scene. ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Forest Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Forest Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 10 minutes from Forest Road
On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxton Docks
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
55 Laburnum Street, E2 | 12 minutes from Forest Road
Canal side venue for hire, the ex coal storage facility makes a unique wedding venue and has work live spaces for hire. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yinka Shonibare Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Sunbury House, 1 Andrews Street, Hackney, London E8 | 12 minutes from Forest Road
Turner Shortlisted British artist Yinka Shonibare has bought this former office block, in need of some attention, and hardly changed a thing. While the artist decides ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Forest Road

The best shops and markets near Forest Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prick
London > Shopping >
492 Kingsland Road, E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
Prick, London's first boutique dedicated to cacti and other succulents, is the brainchild of Gynelle Leon, an award-winning photographer with a career in forensic science, finance ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
E5 Bakehouse
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, Hackney, London E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
Ben Mackinnon brings the art of sourdough baking to Hackney through his E5 Bakehouse located in a spruced up railway arch near London Fields in East ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Broadway Market
London > Shopping > Markets
East London, Hackney, London E8 | 10 minutes from Forest Road
Broadway is a great little market that is expanding rapidly and enjoys a tremendous reputation. It's worth the trip down there as there's a tremendous variety ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Forest Road

What are the best dining options near Forest Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LMNT
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
316 Queensbridge Road, E8 | 4 minutes from Forest Road
Offering a little piece of ancient Egypt in the heart of Hackney, LMNT may look like a traditional pub on the outside but once through the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lardo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
197-205 Richmond Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Forest Road
Based in the Arthaus building on Richmond Road, near London Fields in Hackney, Lardo is a pizza and charcuterie restaurant set up by ex-Bistrotheque general manager ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rawduck
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
197 Richmond Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Forest Road
After being forces to close as its original location, 5 Amhurst Road, Rawduck reopens in Hackney, at 197 Richmond Road near London Fields. This wine shop, ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Forest Road

Near Forest Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 7 minutes from Forest Road
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 24 minutes from Forest 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
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 25 minutes from Forest Road
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Forest Road

Forest Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 5 minutes from Forest Road
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 7 minutes from Forest Road
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
Located in a bustling, regenerated area of east London, London Fields park has been transformed from a neglected area of common ground into a thriving rich ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Forest Road

The best pubs near London Forest Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 2 minutes from Forest Road
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pub on the Park
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Martello Street, Hackney, E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
Perched overlooking London Fields the Pub on the Park is is one of the finest pubs in the East to spend a summer's day. Outside there's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vincent
London > Nightlife > Pubs
2 Atkins Square, Dalston Lane, E8 | 10 minutes from Forest Road
After transforming The Sebright Arms on Hackney Road from boarded-up pub into an East End institution, the team have now set their sights on ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Forest Road

Forest Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince George
London > Nightlife >
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 2 minutes from Forest Road
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Our/London
London > Nightlife > Bars
Arch 435 & 436, Spurstowe Road, E8 | 7 minutes from Forest Road
Located in two adjoining arches underneath Hackney Downs train station, Our/London is a micro-distillery producing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | 8 minutes from Forest Road
On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors up over ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Forest Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Forest Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 16 minutes from Forest Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 25 minutes from Forest 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
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 30 minutes from Forest Road
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 

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MaDa Music Presents MOWBECK + Bare Traps
Concerts | On 25th May 2017 

The Victoria 3 minutes walk from Forest Road

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Priests
Concerts | On 25th May 2017 

The Victoria 3 minutes walk from Forest Road

Punk courtesy of the Washington DC outfit....More

Fever Thursdays
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th May 2017 

The Junction Rooms 8 minutes walk from Forest Road

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The Pulverised
Theatre | Until 27th May 2017 

Arcola Theatre 8 minutes walk from Forest Road

The theme of the play by Alexandra Badea is globalisation and its far-reaching effects on our lives....More

Richard III
Theatre | Until 10th June 2017 

Arcola Theatre 8 minutes walk from Forest Road

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This Fan Girl Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 27th May 2017 

Doomed Gallery 8 minutes walk from Forest Road

Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More

The Drag Strip
Theatre | On 25th May 2017 

Moth Club 10 minutes walk from Forest Road

The traditional rules of burlesque are broken in this performance show hosted by Meth, featuring Lou Safire, Alfie Ordinary, Lick ...More

Your Mum's House
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st December 2017 

The Nest 12 minutes walk from Forest Road

Resident DJs spin hip hop, old skool R&B, trap, garage, house and club classics....More

Lyves
Concerts | On 25th May 2017 

The Pickle Factory 16 minutes walk from Forest Road

The singer-songwriter Francesca Bergami brings her original alternative soul material to the stage....More

Ovation x Death
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th May 2017 

The Pickle Factory 16 minutes walk from Forest Road

House and techno courtesy of Richard Fearless and Powell....More

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Prince of Peckham
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Caribbean food from Street Feast regulars White Men Can't Jerk along with beer and rum ...More

 
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On the western side of Battersea Power Station, connecting the riverfront with Battersea Park, Circus ...More

 
Pedler Peckham Rye
Dining 

Pedler peddles plates of griddled squid and frizzle chicken in Peckham Rye....More

No 29 Power Station West
Dining 

Darwin and Wallace adds to its portfolio of bars and restaurants - which includes No32 The Old Town and No197 Chiswick Fire Station - with No 29....More

Fiume
Fiume
Dining 

Italian chef Francesco Mazzei brings Fiume, a new modern Italian restaurant in the Circus West ...More

 
Vagabond Wines Charlotte Street
Drinking 

The second Vagabond store, following on from the original wine bar in Fulham, can be found in Charlotte Street in the heart of Fitzrovia....More

Vagabond Wines Fulham
Drinking 

The first and original Vagabond, this Fulham wine bar was set up in September 2010....More

CLAW
CLAW
Dining 

Serving delicious British seafood, sourced from traceable and sustainable sources in Salcombe, Devon, in a ...More

 
WOLF II
WOLF II
Dining 

After 10 months at WOLF in Stoke Newington, chef Mattia Antonioni heads up WOLF II, ...More

 
Yolk
Yolk
Dining 

Yolk started as a longing for the perfect Eggs Benedict. Now the pop up has ...More

 
Sonder Presents: NeverFolk
Theatre | From 1st June 

The Nursery Theatre

A collection of improvised stories of everyday lives....More

Compagnie des Quidams: FierS a Cheval
Compagnie des Quidams: FierS a Cheval
Theatre | On 23rd June 

Cutty Sark Gardens

The opening night production of the Greenwich and ...More

 
Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
Gerald Scarfe: Stage and Screen
Exhibitions | From 22nd September 

House of Illustration

Head to The House of Illustration this autumn ...More

 
Anime Architecture: Backgrounds Of Japan
Anime Architecture: Backgrounds Of Japan
Exhibitions | From 26th May 

House of Illustration

The first UK exhibition of illustrations for classic ...More

 
Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
Lucinda Rogers: On Gentrification
Exhibitions | From 28th October 

House of Illustration

The House of Illustration has commissioned English artist ...More

 
Footloose: The Musical
Footloose: The Musical
Theatre | From 12th September 

Peacock Theatre

Gareth Gates stars as Willard opposite Luke Baker as Ren, the new boy in a ...More

 
Terror
Terror
Theatre | From 14th June 

Lyric Hammersmith

The pilot of hijacked plane is put on trial and the audience decide the verdict ...More

 
Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical
Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical
Theatre | From 5th June 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)

Jay Scheib directs a high-octane rock'n'roll musical by ...More

 
The Great Get Together: The Foundling Museum
Exhibitions | On 17th June 

Brunswick Square

Bring a picnic lunch and a favourite children's book to join in a celebration of community at Brunswick Square gardens adjacent to the Foundling Museum....More

Take That
Take That
Concerts | From 6th June 

The O2 Arena

The chart-topping pop trio of singer-songwriter Gary Barlow, Mark Owen and Howard Donald performs uptempo ...More

 
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London's street food scene has really taken ...More

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

 
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