Leake Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Leake Street, South Bank, Lambeth, London SE1 
 

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  • Visitor Information

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

The nearest station to Leake Street is Waterloo Railway Station which is about 3 minutes to the North East.

Leake Street is in the London area of South Bank.

 

LondonTown.com - Leake Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Waterloo Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Lambeth North Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Library Street NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
Union Car Park
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Leake Street on LondonTown.com

 
London Events 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Leake Street

Near Leake Street
Park Plaza County Hall Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  33% off
1 Addington Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Leake Street
Close to Waterloo, the 4 star Park Plaza is - as the name suggests - just behind County Hall. Near to the Thames, it's also convenient ... More
 
 
 
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £80  31% off
Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 | 2 minutes from Leake Street
The Park Plaza Westminster Bridge is a modern, design-led hotel a short walk from some of the city's most iconic attractions, such as Big Ben and ... More
 
 
 
London Marriott Hotel County Hall
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £158  25% off
Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 | 4 minutes from Leake Street
A simply unbeatable location for anyone who loves to keep themselves busy. London's County Hall is at the heart of the South Bank, surrounded by theatres, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Leake Street

Near Leake Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Electra
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th September to 20th December 2014
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 5 minutes from Leake Street
Kristin Scott Thomas stars in Ian Rickson's production of Electra, the tragedy of Electra and Orestes's revenge on their father's killers, as written by Sophocles. Scott ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 10 minutes from Leake Street
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Richard III
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st July to 27th September 2014
Trafalgar Studios, 14 Whitehall, SW1A | 12 minutes from Leake Street
Sherlock star Martin Freeman stars as Richard III in Jamie Lloyd's production of Shakespeare's history drama, appearing alongside Gina McKee (Di & Viv & Rose, King ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Leake Street

Near Leake Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vaults
London > Entertainment >
Leake Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Leake Street
The Vaults under Waterloo are an intriguing venue that play host to a number of underground events.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Slug And Lettuce
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
County Hall, 5 Chicheley Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Leake Street
Situated in the heart of London at Southbank, and right in front of tourists' favourite the London Eye, The Slug and Lettuce is the perfect place ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
BFI IMAX Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
1 Charlie Chaplin Walk, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Leake Street
With a huge 26m x 20m screen, a 12,000 watt digital surround sound-system, and the special multi-dimensional technology of the IMAX format (short for Image Maximum), ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Leake Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Leake Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dungeon
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Riverside Building, County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Leake Street
The London Dungeon closed its doors on its old Tooley Street home on 31st January 2013 (while London Bridge station is being redeveloped) and the new ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sea Life London Aquarium
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
County Hall, Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Leake Street
The Sea Life London Aquarium features hundreds of varieties of fish and sea life from around the world. Here you'll come face-to-face with sharks and watch ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Eye
London > Attractions > Sights
Jubilee Gardens, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Leake Street
The EDF Energy London Eye elbowed its way onto the capital's tourist scene as one of the statement pieces to mark the turn of the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Leake Street

The best shops and markets near Leake Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Leake Street
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. Crockatt and Powell is an independent bookshop that ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greensmiths Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
27 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Leake Street
Greensmiths combines an excellent butcher's (The Ginger Pig), artisan baker's (The Old Post Office Bakery) and Covent Garden Market greengrocer's (Solstice) under one roof - all ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
I Knit London
London > Shopping > Clothing
106 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Leake Street
Stocking a wide range of yarns, needles, patterns and accessories, I Knit London started as a knitting community in Vauxhall in January 2006, meeting at the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Leake Street

What are the best dining options near Leake Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Scooterworks Bar and Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
132 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Leake Street
Scooterworks may sound like a place to pick up a two wheeled motorised vehicle but the smell of coffee soon suggests there's something more. "We never ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ichi Sushi and Sashimi Bar
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
200 Westminster Bridge Road, SE1 | 2 minutes from Leake Street
Japanese Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brasserie Joel
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
First Floor, Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, SE1 | 2 minutes from Leake Street
French Cuisine... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Leake Street

Near Leake Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 22 minutes from Leake Street
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 23 minutes from Leake Street
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 24 minutes from Leake Street
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Leake Street

Leake Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Leake Street
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Leake Street
The concrete promenade along the South Bank greatly benefits from this large patch of green grass for striders, strollers and sightseers to relax on. Not ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ESPA Life at Corinthia
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 11 minutes from Leake Street
The people at Espa take grooming pretty seriously, and quite rightly, when it comes to appearances it's often best to leave it to the experts. You'll ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Leake Street

The best pubs near London Leake Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Leake Street
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Leake Street
This is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in to sample some ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Red Lion Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 9 minutes from Leake Street
Right across the street from the Houses of Parliament, the Red Lion is perfectly positioned for politicos to pop in for a pint after a heated ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Leake Street

Leake Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, SE1 | 6 minutes from Leake Street
Designed by the Eden Project and run by Company of Cooks, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 9 minutes from Leake Street
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oxo Tower Bar & Brasserie
London > Nightlife > Bars
Oxo Tower Wharf, Barge House Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Leake Street
Boasting one of the best views in town, the Oxo Tower Bar is perfect for combining a spot of leisurely (if static) sightseeing with some classy ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Leake Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Leake Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London County Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Building, Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Leake Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Eye Venue Hire
London > Business > Venue Hire
Jubilee Gardens, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Leake Street
The London Eye (or Millennium Wheel) elbowed its way onto the capital's tourist scene as one of the statement pieces to mark the turn of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Leake Street
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Leake Street

Leake Street, Leake Stret
 
 

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Near Leake Street

 
 
 
The Reel Deal Band
Concerts | On 30th August 2014 

Primo Bar 2 minutes walk from Leake Street

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Thames Barrier Voyage
Thames Barrier Voyage
Tours | Until 31st October 2014 

London RIB Voyages 4 minutes walk from Leake Street

Travel to the Thames Barrier by boat and take in some of London's top attractions from the river en route ...More

 
Everything Is Everything
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th August 2014 

Topolski Century 5 minutes walk from Leake Street

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The Crucible
The Crucible
Theatre | Until 13th September 2014 

Old Vic Theatre 5 minutes walk from Leake Street

A man is strident in his fight to save his identity in a community where intolerance is clashing with lust ...More

 
Eyes Down! Bingo With Ida Barr
Comedy | Until 20th September 2014 

London Wonderground Spiegeltent 6 minutes walk from Leake Street

The pensioner, hip-hopping, ex-Music Hall performer, Ida Barr, presents her unique Bingo show, in which you can compete for some ...More

Miss Behave's Gameshow
Concerts | Until 20th September 2014 

London Wonderground Spiegeltent 6 minutes walk from Leake Street

Miss Behave presents this part variety, part gameshow, part disco, slice of late-night entertainment, featuring performers in comedy, burlesque and ...More

Rivers of the World
Exhibitions | Until 14th September 2014 

South Bank 6 minutes walk from Leake Street

Linking over 2,000 young people around the world through a focus on a common theme - their river - large-scale ...More

Festival of Love
Festival of Love
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

Southbank Centre 6 minutes walk from Leake Street

Love in all its guises is celebrated in the summer-long Festival of Love at the Southbank Centre. Different types of ...More

 
The Human Factor
The Human Factor
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

Southbank Centre 6 minutes walk from Leake Street

A major survey examining how figurative sculpture has been reinvented from the late-1980s to the present, The Human Factor displays ...More

 
Jeppe Hein: Appearing Rooms
Jeppe Hein: Appearing Rooms
Kids Events | Until 8th September 2014 

Southbank Centre 6 minutes walk from Leake Street

To the art world Jeppe Hein's 'Appearing Rooms' is a delightful mix of sculpture and architecture, playing with the viewers ...More

 
 
 
 
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