Great Eastern Street  

 
 
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Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, Hackney, London EC2A
 
 

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

The nearest station to Great Eastern Street is Old Street Railway Station which is about 5 minutes to the North West.

Great Eastern Street is in the London area of Shoreditch.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Leonard Street Car Park
 
1 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2017

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2017. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  24% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 3 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  25% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Great Eastern 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
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  23% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from Great Eastern Street
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
 
 
 
 
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Events near Great Eastern Street

Near Great Eastern Street
Today Only
Sundaze Summer Special
London > Events > Music  Dates: Sunday 23rd July 2017 - 6pm-11pm
Great Eastern Street, 38 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
Alternative bands showcase, featuring Dead Coast, Black Doldrums, Carnivals, The Pacers, Bad Lungs and Karmacoma....More
 
 
 
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SKNT
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Tuesday 25th July 2017 - 7pm-1am
Great Eastern Street, 83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, EC2A | 3 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Resident DJs spin a variety of party jams including forgotten favourites and modern bangers....More
 
 
 
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Spin Doctor's FREE Big Birthday Bash - Daytime Party
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 23rd July 2017 - 4pm
Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Great Eastern Street
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Entertainment near Great Eastern Street

Near Great Eastern Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live music venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Village Underground
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
54 Holywell Lane, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Easily recognisable for its disused tube carriages elevated well above the ground, Village Underground is an evolving project in Shoreditch building an ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Great Eastern Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Great Eastern Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
71a Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Great Eastern Street
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Great Eastern Street

The best shops and markets near Great Eastern Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kemistry Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
43 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
An independent Shoreditch gallery dedicated to exhibiting outstanding graphic design. Artists represented include James Joyce, a London-based artist and designer whose clients including Nike, Levi's, Wallpaper*, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beach in the East
London > Shopping >
Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Murdock
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
46 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E27DP | 3 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Well groomed gentlemen come to Murdock's for an old fashioned wet shave, a hair cut and - for the more discerning - a manicure and shoe ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Great Eastern Street

What are the best dining options near Great Eastern Street London?
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Apostrophe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
42 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
Apostrophe are a fast expanding chain of boulangerie / patisseries with a reputation for superb coffee which is their main stock in trade. Proprietor Amir Chen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Red's True Barbecue
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
52-54 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
Having created a fan base in Leeds, Manchester and Birmingham, Red's True Barbecue now brings its slow smoked meats to The Big Smoke. Opened in Shoreditch ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Great Eastern Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
54 Great Eastern Street, Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
Shoreditch staple with spectacular food in stylish surroundings. After a few teething problems including the junking of the original Italian menu in favour of trendier, tastier ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Great Eastern Street

Near Great Eastern Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern 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 | 7 minutes from Great Eastern 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 | 9 minutes from Great Eastern 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
 
 
 
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Leisure near Great Eastern Street

Great Eastern 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 | 9 minutes from Great Eastern 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, Shoreditch, London E1 | 9 minutes from Great Eastern 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
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Great Eastern Street

The best pubs near London Great Eastern Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Great Eastern Street
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Great Eastern Street

Great Eastern Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Woods
London > Nightlife > Bars
54-56 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 1 minute from Great Eastern Street
100 capacity, free entry, late night bar in Shoreditch which brings together key cultural influencers to host a different night every ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hoxton Pony
London > Nightlife > Bars
104-108 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Cocktails are among the best in town at this 400-capacity bar and restaurant, which opened in Shoreditch in May 2008. The high calibre of the imaginatively-mixed ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trapeze Bar
London > Nightlife >
89 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Great Eastern Street
Set over two levels at 89 Great Eastern Street, Trapeze Bar occupies the space that was previously home to East Village for over five years and ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Great Eastern Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Great Eastern Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Great Eastern 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Great Eastern Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Andaz Liverpool Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 10 minutes from Great Eastern 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
 
 
 
 

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Melvin Galapon: A Room For Mistakes
Exhibitions | Until 3rd September 2017 

The Book Club EC2A 4RH EC2A - 0 minute walk from Great Eastern Street

Paintings, paper collage and a large-scale mural exploring a fascination with glitches and patterns, reflecting a lifelong obsession with the ...More

Sundaze Summer Special
Music | On 23rd July 2017 

The Old Blue Last 1 minute walk from Great Eastern Street

Alternative bands showcase, featuring Dead Coast, Black Doldrums, Carnivals, The Pacers, Bad Lungs and Karmacoma....More

London Shuffle Club
London Shuffle Club
Sporting Events | Until 2nd September 2017 

The Yard 3 minutes walk from Great Eastern Street

Moving to Worship Street in Shoreditch for the summer, the Shuffle Club gets an outside space from July to September; ...More

 
Cargo Presents: Prismatic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th July 2017 

Cargo 3 minutes walk from Great Eastern Street

A weekly Sunday night party featuring hip hop, house, R&B and other genres from resident DJs....More

The Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: Bangarang
The Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: Bangarang
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 7th October 2017 

The Queen Of Hoxton 3 minutes walk from Great Eastern Street

The Queen of Hoxton's seasonal rooftop parties have become a legendary addition to the capital's event calendar and this year ...More

 
Last Days of Shoreditch Riviera
Last Days of Shoreditch Riviera
Foodie Events | Until 16th September 2017 

288 Old Street 3 minutes walk from Great Eastern Street

The much-loved Last Days of Shoreditch is back for its seventh year in 2017 with three months of street food, ...More

 
The By Artist Gallery
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 6 minutes walk from Great Eastern Street

The By Artist Gallery is the collaboration between artist Ellis Lewis-Dragstra and Project Phakama UK. The idea of the project ...More

Bare!
Concerts | On 23rd July 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 6 minutes walk from Great Eastern Street

Poetry, films, theatre and music from a range of established and up-and-coming performers including Stretch, Team Money, Jordan McGibeney, Abstract ...More

Animated Images
Exhibitions | Until 29th September 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 6 minutes walk from Great Eastern Street

Syrian artist Sulafa Hijazi's series of animated images is a response to our ever-increasing relationship with new media....More

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Bar Elba
Bar Elba
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The first of its kind in the area, Bar Elba is a brand new rooftop ...More

 
Minnow
Minnow
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Sseasonal, modern European dishes, with a nod to the flavours of the Indian Ocean from ...More

 
Sub Cult
Sub Cult
Dining 

Street food sandwiches by Sub Cult, famed for its USA deli-style sub rolls, are served ...More

 
Fantastic Mr Fox
Fantastic Mr Fox
Theatre | From 28th July 

Lyric Hammersmith

A playful re-telling of Roald Dahl's popular tale, Fantastic Mr Fox, by Maria Aberg who ...More

 
Lorde
Lorde
Concerts | On 27th September 

Alexandra Palace

Fresh from her storming Glastonbury performance, Lorde comes to Alexandra Palace promoting long-awaited new album ...More

 
Ultimate Aqua Splash
Ultimate Aqua Splash
Sporting Events | From 24th July 

Aquatics Centre

Slide from the diving platforms used in the 2012 Olympics, take on the floating assault ...More

 
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Wonderland
Wonderland
Theatre | From 7th August 

Richmond Theatre

This is the last chance you have to see the critically acclaimed Wonderland, as Frank ...More

 
Dino Snores For Grown-ups
Dino Snores For Grown-ups
Exhibitions | On 4th August 

Natural History Museum

Usually aimed at children, the Natural History Museum extends its late night Dino Snores event ...More

 
Wanderlust 108
Wanderlust 108
Exhibitions | On 23rd September 

Victoria Park

Producers of the largest yoga lifestyle events in the world, Wanderlust present the world's only ...More

 
Hamburg On Tour In London
Concerts | From 20th October 

The Boiler House

Exporting the very best Hamburg has to offer, Hamburg on Tour is coming to London this October. Europe's innovative and culturally diverse hot spot, Hamburg has risen up the city break must visit top ten ...More

mother
mother
Dining 

For their first restaurant outside of Denmark mother owners David Biffani and Nick Pound have ...More

 
Breddos Taqueria
Breddos Taqueria
Dining 

More than double the size of the original, the 84-cover Breddos Taqueria on Kingly Street ...More

 
Design Frontiers
Exhibitions | From 18th September 

Somerset House

More than 30 of the world's leading designers, including the director of design at Jaguar, are taking part in Design Frontiers, a group exhibition at Somerset House showing work which challenges and breaks through frontiers. ...More

Villa Walala
Villa Walala
Exhibitions | From 16th September 

Broadgate Circle

An exuberantly colourful, strange and squidgy new world, Villa Walala creates an unexpected architectural landscape ...More

 
Prism
Prism
Theatre | From 6th September 

Hampstead Theatre

Robert Lindsay, well known for starring in My Family on TV and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels ...More

 
Yeomanry House
Business 

An army careers centre, Yeomanry House is home to AFCO London....More

Suvlaki Shoreditch
Suvlaki Shoreditch
Dining 

Traditional grilled meat skewers cooked over hot coals are the signature dish at Greek restaurant ...More

 
Long Arm Pub
Long Arm Pub
Drinking 

The flagship site of the Long Arm Pub & Brewery this Worship Street pub comes ...More

 
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