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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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  28% 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  26% 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  24% 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
On Soon
Scared To Dance: Girls To The Front Special
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 7th April 2017 - 10pm-3am
Forest Road, 451 Queensbridge Road, E8 | 3 minutes from Forest Road
Clubbing, Pop....More
 
 
 
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Pink Glove
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 8th April 2017 - 10pm-3am
Forest Road, 451 Queensbridge Road, E8 | 3 minutes from Forest Road
Clubbing, Pop....More
 
 
 
Jimpster: Silent Stars Album Launch Party
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 6th May 2017 - 9pm-4am
Forest Road, 451 Queensbridge Road, E8 | 3 minutes from Forest Road
...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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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 Dove
London > Nightlife > Pubs
24 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 11 minutes from Forest Road
Award winning Hackney stalwart The Dove is a wonderful traditional pub on Broadway Market and sister pub to hidden Clerkenwell gem, The Dovetail. A great place ... 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
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Central
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Amhurst Road, E8 | 9 minutes from Forest Road
Hackney’s freshest venue is a converted railway station with a plush bar / restaurant on the ground floor and a nightclub upstairs. The kitchen serves excellent ... More
 
 
 
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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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Teenage Bedrooms: 'Like a house inside of a house'
Teenage Bedrooms: 'Like a house inside of a house'
Exhibitions | Until 23rd April 2017 

Geffrye Museum 2.41 miles from Forest Road

The Geffrye Museum steps into the secretive world of Teenage Bedrooms with a new exhibition curated by Carey Newson. Through ...More

 
MadHouse, My House'
Exhibitions | Until 20th May 2017 

Hackney Museum 3.04 miles from Forest Road

Exhibitions & Art, Installation....More

Lean Left
Concerts | On 28th March 2017 

Cafe OTO 3.16 miles from Forest Road

Jazz-punk powerhouse quartet of drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, reedsman Ken Vandermark and guitarists Terrie Ex and Andy Moor....More

ICP Orchestra
Concerts | Until 29th March 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 3.24 miles from Forest Road

Celebrating both 50 years of the group, and also Han Bennink's 75th birthday, the Dutch composer-improviser-instrumentalists take up a two ...More

A&E Comedy - Enter The Dragons
Comedy | On 28th March 2017 

Hackney Showroom 3.77 miles from Forest Road

Comedy, Sketch....More

Xnthony + Co. - The Power Of Wow
Comedy | On 28th March 2017 

Hackney Showroom 3.77 miles from Forest Road

Comedy, Musical....More

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Springfest German Bier Festival
Foodie Events | On 14th April 

Alexandra Palace

The UK's largest German Bier Festival, Springfest, is back this Easter, bringing a taste of Stuttgart to Alexandra Palace....More

Rick Stein, Barnes
Rick Stein, Barnes
Dining 

Rick Stein, famous for his fish restaurants, comes to the capital for the first time, ...More

 
Vintage Borough
Vintage Borough
Dining 

Overlooking London's historic Borough Market, Vintage Borough restaurant serves guests small European plates and sharing ...More

 
parlez
parlez
Dining 

Friends Matt who runs The White Horse pub in Brixton and Louis who works for ...More

 
Lupins
Lupins
Dining 

Named after the English garden flower, Lupins is a fusion of British and global flavours ...More

 
Comptoir Cafe & Wine
Comptoir Cafe & Wine
Drinking 

Smart yet informal all-day cafe, bar and wine shop with around 1,000 wines from all ...More

 
Trawler Trash
Dining 

Originally home to the oldest fish and chip shop in London, Trawler Trash on Islington's Upper Street is re-invigorating the great British tradition....More

Machiya
Dining 

Japanese restaurant Machiya is by the people behind critically acclaimed Kanada-Ya....More

Quartieri
Quartieri
Dining 

Kilburn pizza restaurant comes from the guys who set up the famous Trianon Vomero pizzeria ...More

 
Radici
Radici
Dining 

An authentic Italian trattoria in Islington from celebrated chef Francesco Mazzei, chef patron of Sartoria ...More

 
Festival Embassy
Festival Embassy
Concerts | On 25th March 

The House Of St Barnabas

In the lead up to Bestival, The House of St Barnabas has partnered with the ...More

 
Mercer & Co
Mercer & Co
Dining 

Serving salt beef and cocktails in Islington's Chapel Market....More

 
Race Horse Company: Around
Race Horse Company: Around
Theatre | From 13th April 

Jacksons Lane Theatre

Charming circus show from the Finnish company....More

 
Prosecco Springs
Prosecco Springs
Foodie Events | From 14th May 

Oval Space

London already has festivals dedicated to wine, beer and coffee and now it's the turn ...More

 
Your East End
Your East End
Kids Events | Until 19th March 

Museum of London Docklands

The Museum of London Docklands invites Londoners to explore what the East End means to ...More

 
Robotics Easter Challenge
Robotics Easter Challenge
Kids Events | From 17th April 

National Army Museum

This Easter head to the newly reopened National Army Museum and see if you can ...More

 
The Poetry Brothel
The Poetry Brothel
Theatre | On 18th March 

The Betsey Trotwood

Offering more than just poetry, the Poetry Brothel is a unique and immersive event that ...More

 
Pocahontas And After: Cultural Day
Pocahontas And After: Cultural Day
Business Events | On 18th March 

British Library

This March, the British Library explores the historic ...More

 
All About Piano! Festival
All About Piano! Festival
Concerts | From 2nd May 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni

Launched in 2013 following the restoration of the Institut français' grand piano, All About Piano ...More

 
The Piano Brothers
The Piano Brothers
Concerts | On 2nd April 

Cine Lumiere

The closing act of this year's All About Piano! festival....More

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

 
This weekend in London: 24th - 26th March
This weekend in London: 24th - 26th March
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Make the most of your precious time ...More

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

 
London 2017: Theatre (January to June)
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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

 
 
 
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