Hackney Road

 
 
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Hackney Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 
 

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

The nearest station to Hackney Road is Old Street Station which is about 13 minutes to the South West.

Hackney Road is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

LondonTown.com - Hackney Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
7 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Hackney Road on LondonTown.com

 
London Markets

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What to do in London Throughout 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Hackney Road

Near Hackney Road
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £90  35% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 5 minutes from Hackney 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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  41% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 9 minutes from Hackney Road
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
 
 
 
The RE London Shoreditch Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £56  29% off
419 to 437 Hackney Road, E2 | 10 minutes from Hackney Road
This hotel is modern, clean and very convenient if you want to explore the sights and bright lights of trendy Shoreditch. Although close to the City, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Hackney Road

Near Hackney Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Art of the Brick
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th September 2014 to 4th January 2015
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, E1 | 11 minutes from Hackney Road
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
 
 
 
Today Only
Guille
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 28th December 2014
The Big Chill Bar, Dray Walk, off Brick Lane, E1 | 11 minutes from Hackney Road
Uplifting, emotional tech plus hard and dark trance, plus psy-trance and Goa courtesy of DJ Guille....More
 
 
 
Ends Today
Ewan Bleach
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 28th December 2014
The Nightjar Bar, 129-131 City Road, EC1V | 12 minutes from Hackney Road
The jazz multi-instrumentalist specialises in blues and jazz pieces from the 1920s and 1930s....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Hackney Road

Near Hackney Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Hackney Road
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
Rich Mix Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E1 | 6 minutes from Hackney Road
Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rich Mix Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Rich Mix Centre, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, Shoreditch, London E16LA | 6 minutes from Hackney Road
Located in one of London's most thriving and art-driven communities Rich Mix does exactly what it says on the tin, presenting visitors of different interests with ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Hackney Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Hackney Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Limoncello
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
340-344 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London E8 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
This cutting edge contemporary art gallery is run by director Rebecca May Marston, a graduate of the RCA's curating course who first took on the Hoxton ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Seamus Ryan Sunday Shoots
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
Like most things on and around Columbia Road, Seamus Ryan's studio is only open on Sundays. The rest of the time Seamus works on high end ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
StART Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
150 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
Art gallery on Columbia Road. You can also pick up a cup of coffee here from 9am till 3pm each Sunday so you can enjoy a ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Hackney Road

The best shops and markets near Hackney Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angela Flanders
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
96 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Hackney Road
Established in 1985 Angela Flanders works with natural ingredients to create her perfumes and offers bespoke perfumes and consultation service for clients upon request. Her products ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
WAWA
London > Shopping > House and Garden
3 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
WAWA came about when, in 1998, Richard Ward extended his furniture workshop to include rugs by Lucy Wassell. Now you'll find a whole range of funky ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Treacle
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
110-112 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
Just like its name, this unique establishment sandwiched in the middle of Columbia Road flower market is sweet, sticky and finger-licking good. Full of traditional, essentially ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Hackney Road

What are the best dining options near Hackney Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jones Dairy Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
23 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
A century ago this was a working Welsh dairy, but for some decades now it has been a chirpy cafe attached to an excellent cheese shop. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brawn
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
49 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
After the success of Terroirs Wine Bar in Covent Garden, the owners behind it have tried their luck with a second venture, this time in the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Viet Hoa
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
74 Kingsland Road, E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
Vietnamese cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Hackney Road

Near Hackney Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney 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
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 9 minutes from Hackney Road
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
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 17 minutes from Hackney Road
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 Hackney Road

Hackney Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1 | 10 minutes from Hackney Road
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
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from Hackney Road
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
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 16 minutes from Hackney Road
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Hackney Road

The best pubs near London Hackney Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Hackney Road
You might just recognise this pub off the telly - it has featured in the Kray's film, sitcom Good Night Sweetheart and even Blue Peter. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from Hackney Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 10 minutes from Hackney Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Hackney Road

Hackney Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sager + Wilde
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
193 Hackney Road, E2 | 2 minutes from Hackney Road
A wine bar which began as a pop-up hosting wine nights in a former bank vault in Shoreditch, Sager + Wilde is run by husband and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Kick
London > Nightlife > Bars
127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 5 minutes from Hackney Road
Fashionable Shoreditch drinkers from all around the globe are attracted to this cellar bar by its rickety old furniture, interesting imported beers, and a pricy, but ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Callooh Callay
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Rivington Street, EC2A | 6 minutes from Hackney Road
Often regarded as one of Shoreditch's best cocktail bars, Callooh Callay is a popular venue with an ambitious, regularly changing cocktail menu. Examples include the Electric ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Hackney Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Hackney Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Hackney 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
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 13 minutes from Hackney Road
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
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 14 minutes from Hackney Road
... More
 
 
 
 

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Christmas Past
Christmas Past
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Geffrye Museum 4 minutes walk from Hackney Road

Each year the Geffrye Museum celebrates Christmas with a look at the way Christmas traditions have evolved over years at ...More

 
The Rowan Martin Band
Concerts | On 28th December 2014 

Charlie Wrights International Bar 8 minutes walk from Hackney Road

The London-based singer-songwriter performs his original material accompanied by his musicians....More

Love Shelter
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th December 2014 

The Russian Bar 10 minutes walk from Hackney Road

Deep house and tribal beats courtesy of resident DJs Smokin Jo and Miguel Pelitero....More

Guille
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th December 2014 

The Big Chill Bar 11 minutes walk from Hackney Road

Uplifting, emotional tech plus hard and dark trance, plus psy-trance and Goa courtesy of DJ Guille....More

Sunday at The Big Chill Bar
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th December 2014 

The Big Chill Bar 11 minutes walk from Hackney Road

Rap, funk, modern soul and breaks courtesy of DJ Sighers....More

Sunday Sessions
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 28th December 2014 

93 Feet East 11 minutes walk from Hackney Road

DJs Kid AM, Chris Hope, Josh Seroussi and Kalvyn James spin house....More

The Art of the Brick
The Art of the Brick
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

The Old Truman Brewery 11 minutes walk from Hackney Road

See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 ...More

 
Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Dennis Severs' House: Silent Night
Tours | Until 5th January 2015 

Dennis Severs' House 11 minutes walk from Hackney Road

The atmospheric Silent Night candle-lit tours of Dennis Severs' House are particularly fun at this time of year. The house ...More

 
Ewan Bleach
Concerts | Until 28th December 2014 

The Nightjar Bar 12 minutes walk from Hackney Road

The jazz multi-instrumentalist specialises in blues and jazz pieces from the 1920s and 1930s....More

The Viktor Wynd Museum Of Curiosities Tour
Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

The Viktor Wynd Museum Of Curiosities, Fine Art and Natural History 15 minutes walk from Hackney Road

A permanent collection of artworks and artefacts, fine art and works of natural history, including tribal art from New Guinea, ...More

 

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National Portrait Gallery

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Craft Beer Rising
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The Old Truman Brewery

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London Festival of Architecture
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Exhibitions | 1st June 2015 - 30th June 2015 

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First set up in 2004 the London Festival of Architecture is back for its eleventh year in 2015 with an ...More

 
Citizen Puppet
Theatre | 3rd March 2015 - 14th March 2015 

The New Diorama Theatre

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Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park
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Concerts | 26th June 2015 - 4th July 2015 

Hyde Park

British Summer Time Hyde Park is back for its third summer in June 2014 with The Who, Paul Weller, Kaiser ...More

 
Heddon Street Kitchen
Heddon Street Kitchen
Opened 8th November 2014 

Heddon Street Kitchen hit the headlines the day it opened, on Saturday 8th November 2014, as 100 diners failed to ...More

 
Radicals and Victuallers
Radicals and Victuallers
Opened 14th November 2014 

Serving up an unusual selection of burgers - filled with fried egg and peanut butter, or Nik Naks and pastrami ...More

 
Bo Drake
Bo Drake
Opened 30th November 2014 

This casual-dining Korean restaurant is the brainchild of Jan Lee, alumni of the award-winning Roka, who grew up in his ...More

 
 
 
 
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