Jamaica Street

 
 
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Jamaica Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Jamaica 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 Jamaica Street is Stepney Green Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the North East.

Jamaica Street is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

LondonTown.com - Jamaica Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Whitechapel Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
16 minutes walk
 
City Quay Car Park
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Jamaica Street on LondonTown.com

 
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THE BEST

Hotels near Jamaica Street

Near Jamaica Street
Holiday Inn London Commercial Road
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £62  37% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 8 minutes from Jamaica Street
Perfectly located in the heart of the East End, this new generation Holiday Inn offers a quiet retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Limehouse
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  40% off
469-475 The Highway, E1W | 10 minutes from Jamaica Street
Being just a bit out of the city centre this modern, hotel is popular with the budget traveller. It's close to Canary Wharf and Tower Bridge ... More
 
 
 
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £120  22% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 19 minutes from Jamaica Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Jamaica Street

Near Jamaica Street
Today Only
Songs Of The War Years
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Friday 11th July 2014 - 2pm-3pm
Idea Store Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road, E1 | 7 minutes from Jamaica Street
Roshi Nasehi leads a sing-along around the piano of popular songs from the First World War era....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Tantz
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 11th July 2014 - 8pm-2am
Jamboree, 566 Cable Street, E1W | 9 minutes from Jamaica Street
The Leeds-based four-piece, featuring violinist Matt Holborn, performs a lively fusion of ska, UK hip hop and reggae with Eastern European folk and traditional Klezmer music....More
 
 
 
Now On
Gardar Eide Einarsson
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th Jul 2014 - 11am-6pm
Maureen Paley, 21 Herald Street, E2 | 12 minutes from Jamaica Street
Photographs exploring systems of control in the modern world....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Jamaica Street

Near Jamaica Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Half Moon Young People's Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
43 White Horse Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Jamaica Street
An excellent youth theatre housed in an old Victorian townhouse, the Half Moon has been entertaining young Londoners since the mid-1970s. Occupying the former Limehouse Board ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Troxy
London > Entertainment > Live Music
490 Commercial Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Jamaica Street
This splendid 1930s art deco Grade II listed East End dance hall has a capacity of over 2,600 and prides itself as "London's most versatile venue". ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
10 Gales
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 14 minutes from Jamaica Street
One of Bethnal Green's best kept secrets, 10 Gales is a contemporary art space, live show venue, vintage fashion boutique, coffee shop and hairdressers all under ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Jamaica Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Jamaica Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Idea Store Whitechapel
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 7 minutes from Jamaica Street
More than a library, the Idea Store in Whitechapel brings together adult learning, training and meeting areas, as well as a focus on the local history ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spitalfields City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Buxton Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 14 minutes from Jamaica Street
There's loads to do at the 1.3 acre Spitalfields City Farm. Come and meet Bayleaf the donkey and Bentley the goat - just a few of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
V & A Museum of Childhood
London > Attractions > Museums
Cambridge Heath Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 14 minutes from Jamaica Street
The Museum of Childhood houses the UK's largest collection of toys including dolls, dolls' houses, puppets, games, and toys. Collections showcase all aspects of childhood, from ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Jamaica Street

The best shops and markets near Jamaica Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The East End Thrift Store
London > Shopping > Clothing
Unit 1a Watermans Building, Assembly Passage, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from Jamaica Street
If you ever venture along Mile End Road towards Stepney Green, take a gander down Assembly Passage (opposite Blockbuster) and you'll come across this shining gem ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beyond Retro
London > Shopping > Clothing
112 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 16 minutes from Jamaica Street
Vast warehouse near Brick Lane packed with vintage clothing and accessories. American vintage clothing outlets don’t get much bigger or better than this. Having bagged a huge, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 19 minutes from Jamaica Street
Brick Lane Market is pure East End London, which means Jewish bagel shops, Bangladeshi curry houses, Indian sari silks - and Cockneys crying out their wares. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Jamaica Street

What are the best dining options near Jamaica Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foxcroft & Ginger, Whitechapel
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
69-89 Mile End Road, E1 | 5 minutes from Jamaica Street
With their Soho branch now successfully established, Foxcroft & Ginger have brought their sourdough pizzas and homemade cakes to Whitechapel. Situated on Mile End Road, between ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chicken Shop and Dirty Burger Whitechapel
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
27A Mile End Road, E1 | 6 minutes from Jamaica Street
Soho House have brought two of their projects together under one roof, creating Chicken Shop and Dirty Burger Whitechapel. The industrial-style 60-seat restaurant, which extends to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
New Tayyab
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 Fieldgate Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 12 minutes from Jamaica Street
North Indian cuisine. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Jamaica Street

Near Jamaica Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 15 minutes from Jamaica Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 24 minutes from Jamaica 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
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 28 minutes from Jamaica Street
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Jamaica Street

Jamaica Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Revolution Karting
London > Leisure > Activities
Arches 422-424 Mile End Park, Burdett Road, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 16 minutes from Jamaica Street
It's not exactly Formula 1 but get behind the wheel of a go-kart and you'll certainly feel like you're ready to give Lewis Hamilton a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 17 minutes from Jamaica Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
spa LONDON
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 17 minutes from Jamaica Street
Bethnal Green's former Turkish baths have been refurbished and turned into a spa complete with aroma steam rooms and a plunge pool. Spa LONDON is run ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Jamaica Street

The best pubs near London Jamaica Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Narrow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Narrow Street, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 14 minutes from Jamaica Street
Having been such a huge influence on British gastropub fare, it was only a matter of time before Gordon Ramsay opened one himself. As is so ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Camel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
277 Globe Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 15 minutes from Jamaica Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Florist
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
255 Globe Road, Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 15 minutes from Jamaica Street
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Jamaica Street

Jamaica Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rhythm Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
16-18 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 15 minutes from Jamaica Street
Scuzzy venue on the outskirts of Shoreditch which looks like a crummycafe from the outside. Walk past the crowded plastic tables and chairsand through a discreet ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 19 minutes from Jamaica 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, E1 | 21 minutes from Jamaica 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Jamaica Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Jamaica Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wapping Project
London > Business > Venue Hire
Wapping Hydrolic Power Station, Wapping Wall, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 15 minutes from Jamaica Street
Built in 1890 and originally used to power machinery using stream and later electricity, the unique space of The Wapping Project is now a thriving centre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 17 minutes from Jamaica Street
In the nineteenth century, Wilton's Music Hall was a great mirrored hall lit by a vast chandelier, with 27,000 crystals and 300 gas jets. Opera, operetta, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 20 minutes from Jamaica 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
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Jamaica Street

Jamaica Street, Jamaica Stret
 
 

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What's On Today

Near Jamaica Street

 
 
 
IT For Beginners (Over 50s)
Exhibitions | Until 29th August 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 7 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

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Silver Surfer Session: Workshop (Over 50s)
Exhibitions | Until 29th August 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 7 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

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Songs Of The War Years
Kids Events | On 11th July 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 7 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

Roshi Nasehi leads a sing-along around the piano of popular songs from the First World War era....More

John Mayson: Ritual
Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2014 

Half Moon Young People's Theatre 7 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

Performances and photography exploring the notion of mask-making as a cultural and personal form of ritual....More

Tantz
Concerts | On 11th July 2014 

Jamboree 9 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

The Leeds-based four-piece, featuring violinist Matt Holborn, performs a lively fusion of ska, UK hip hop and reggae with Eastern ...More

Gardar Eide Einarsson
Exhibitions | Until 13th July 2014 

Maureen Paley 12 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

Photographs exploring systems of control in the modern world....More

Backyard Comedy Club
Comedy | On 11th July 2014 

Backyard Bar & Kitchen 14 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

Topical social and political humour combined with personal anecdotes from Nathan Caton, with MC Simon Fielder....More

Hand Me Over Hand Me Downs
Exhibitions | Until 21st August 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 14 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

Photographs documenting the clothes, toys, keepsakes and good luck charms of the artist's adopted children, exploring international adoption policies and ...More

Toy Stories
Toy Stories
Exhibitions | Until 14th December 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 14 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti visited more than 50 countries over 18 months to create images of children with their most ...More

 
Daydreams And Diaries: The Story Of Jacqueline Wilson
Daydreams And Diaries: The Story Of Jacqueline Wilson
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

V & A Museum of Childhood 14 minutes walk from Jamaica Street

This exhibition at the Museum of Childhood celebrates best-selling children's author Jacqueline Wilson, giving visitors the chance to learn out ...More

 
 
 
 
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