Shaftesbury Avenue

 
 
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Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, City of Westminster, London W1D
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Shaftesbury Avenue in City of Westminster. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Shaftesbury Avenue is Piccadilly Circus Tube Station which is about 2 minutes to the South .

Shaftesbury Avenue is in the London area of Soho.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Piccadilly Circus Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Brewer Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Masterpark
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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January in London 2012

Chinese New Year Celebrations Trafalgar Square, WC2N 5DS 29th January 2012 Chinese New Year in London is one of the most spectacular in the West with over 300,000...

 
 
February in London 2012

Singin' In The Rain Palace Theatre, W1A 4AF 4th February 2012 - 29th September 2012 Singin' In The Rain plays at London's Palace Theatre following a highly...

 
 
March in London 2012

Human Rights Watch International Film Festival Curzon Soho, W1D 5DY 23rd March 2012 - 1st April 2012 15 years since its launch, the Human Rights Watch Film Festival returns to...

 
 
April in London 2012

Long Day's Journey Into Night Apollo Theatre, W1D 7EZ 2nd April 2012 - 18th August 2012 David Suchet, Laurie Metcalf and Kyle Soller star in Eugene O'Neill's semi-autobiographical...

 
 
London Christmas Shows & Pantos

The Gruffalo: Tall Stories Theatre Company Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D 7ES 23rd November 2011 - 15th January 2012 The Gruffalo is a classic that kiddies just love and...

 
 
London's Best 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.

 
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    Every Hotel Piccadilly
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £103  27% off
    Coventry Street, W1D | 2 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Located right next to Leicester Square, in the heart of London's West End, the Every Hotel Piccadilly is the perfect hotel for those wanting to enjoy ... More
     
     
     
    Cafe Royal Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £229  32% off
    68 Regent Street, W1B | 3 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Café Royal is a 160-bedroom 5-star luxury hotel on Regent Street, in London's city centre overlooking Piccadilly Circus. The hotel has conference facilities, a cafe, bar ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £115  27% off
    Leicester Square, WC2H | 3 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Overlooking Leicester Square - the setting for London's regular film premieres - the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire has glamorous, exclusive décor to match its high-profile setting: ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Shaftesbury Avenue

    Near Shaftesbury Avenue
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 5 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
    Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 10 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    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
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 11 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Shaftesbury Avenue

    Near Shaftesbury Avenue
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    Gielgud Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    From the outside, the Gielgud Theatre is an impressive sight, towering four storeys over Shaftesbury Avenue, its height further emphasized by the turret on top. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Criterion Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is to ... More
     
     
     
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    Comedy Store
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    1a Oxendon Street, Soho, London SW1Y | 2 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    The Comedy Store is the spiritual home of stand-up in the UK. Despite being the best large comedy venue in the country, the Store still succeeds ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Shaftesbury Avenue

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Shaftesbury Avenue
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    Piccadilly Circus
    London > Attractions > Sights
    Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1J | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Right in the middle of the West End, Piccadilly Circus isn't a circus at all, but an enormous road junction where Piccadilly itself Regent Street, Shaftesbury ... More
     
     
     
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    Lights Of Soho
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Brewer Street, W1F | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    A new gallery space dedicated to light art. ... More
     
     
     
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    Horse and Dolphin Yard
    London > Attractions >
    W1D | 2 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Walking from Gerrard Street to Shaftesbury Avenue in the Chinatown area of Soho you'll come across the pedestrianised Horse & Dolphin Yard which gets its name ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Shaftesbury Avenue

    The best shops and markets near Shaftesbury Avenue
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Gelupo
    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    7 Archer Street, Soho, Soho, London W1D | On Shaftesbury Avenue
    From the team that bought you Bocca Di Lupo comes Gelupo, a traditional Italian gelateria, delicatessen and espresso bar in the heart of Soho. Gelupo is ... More
     
     
     
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    Anabela Chan
    London > Shopping > Jewellery
    6 Denman Place, W1D | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Hand-crafted magical, fun and fabulous jewels that tell stories is designer Anabela Chan's vision for her brand of jewellery. Her pieces, available at her London store ... More
     
     
     
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    My Cup of Tea
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    5 Denman Place, W1D | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    With specially sourced and blended teas and tisanes, working with multigenerational tea makers around the world, from Lithuania, Guatemala and France to India, Egypt and Japan, ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Shaftesbury Avenue

    What are the best dining options near Shaftesbury Avenue London?
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    Ed's Easy Diner
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    Trocadero Centre, Unit 34B, 19 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | On Shaftesbury Avenue
    American Cuisine. ... More
     
     
     
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    Bubba Gump Shrimp Company
    London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
    Trocadero, 13 Coventry Street, W1D | On Shaftesbury Avenue
    Bubba Gump Shrimp Company, the seafood restaurant chain inspired by the 1994 film Forrest Gump, comes to London opening at the Trocadero site once occupied by ... More
     
     
     
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    Yo! Sushi
    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    19 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | On Shaftesbury Avenue
    For anyone who needs a fast, healthy lunch Yo! Sushi is the place to go. Its conveyor belt service means you've always got plenty of choice, ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Shaftesbury Avenue

    Near Shaftesbury Avenue
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 10 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    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
     
     
     
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 10 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
     
     
     
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    L'Atelier des Chefs
    London > Education > Adult Education
    19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 13 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Shaftesbury Avenue

    Shaftesbury Avenue gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    AWAY Spa W London
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    10 Wardour Street, W1D | 2 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    On the 6th floor of the W London the AWAY Spa certainly takes you away from the manic pace of life in Leicester Square ... More
     
     
     
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    Urban Golf Soho
    London > Leisure > Golf
    33 Great Pulteney Street, Soho, London W1F | 3 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    OK, so you may not be able to soak up the rays on this indoor course but it's a brilliant idea that has been stylishly executed. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Beauty Lounge
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    1 Kingly Court, Soho, London W1B | 5 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    All therapists at The Beauty Lounge in Kingly Court work in the media, fashion and beauty industry so when you go for a make-up leseson you'll ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Shaftesbury Avenue

    The best pubs near London Shaftesbury Avenue.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Waxy O'Connor's
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    14-16 Rupert Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    Located where it is, Waxy's is fairly predictable. It's busy, it's Irish and it's got a fair smattering of tourists, but it also has that certain ... More
     
     
     
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    Waxy's Little Sister
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    20 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Shaftesbury Avenue
    If you're not up for the hectic atmosphere of Waxy O'Connors it might be worth slipping across the street to her infinitely more tranquil Little Sister. ... More
     
     
     
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    Endurance
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    90 Berwick Street,, Soho, London W1F | 3 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
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    Nightlife near Shaftesbury Avenue

    Shaftesbury Avenue clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Bar Rumba
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    36 Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | On Shaftesbury Avenue
    Located nearby to Leicester Square, Bar Rumba is a lively bar that's ideal for late-night partying in the West End. Having moved away from its urban ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Comedy Camp
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    3 Archer Street, Soho, London W1D | On Shaftesbury Avenue
    Excellent, intimate bar with a mainly gay crowd in the middle of Soho, boasting the usual combination of expensive but superior cocktails and finger food, ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Wyld Bar
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    10 Wardour Street, Leicester Square, W1D | 2 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    In typical W Hotel style, the Wyld Bar on the first floor of the Leicester Square hotel is very cool. Drop in for after work drinks ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Shaftesbury Avenue

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Shaftesbury Avenue.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    68 Dean Street
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Haymarket Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    1 Suffolk Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    A hip designer hotel by Tim and Kit Kemp in a grand building on the prestigious Haymarket, the broad boulevard street making for an impressive entrance. ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Odeon, Leicester Square
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    24-26 Leicester Square, WC2H | 4 minutes from Shaftesbury Avenue
    One of London's biggest cinemas, the Odeon Leicester Square regularly plays host to premieres and awards ceremonies as well as screening the week's big releases. Aside ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Spiceworld: The Exhibition
    Spiceworld: The Exhibition
    Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2015 

    Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Museum London 1 minute walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    Take a trip back to the 90s at Spiceworld: The Exhibition, taking place at Ripley's Believe It or Not! London. ...More

     
    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Gielgud Theatre 1 minute walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    This stage adaptation by Simon Stephens of Mark Haddon's hugely popular novel had a successful run at the National Theatre. ...More

     
    Jersey Boys
    Jersey Boys
    Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

    Piccadilly Theatre 2 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    Jersey Boys at the Piccadilly Theatre is the tale of four blue collar boys from the wrong side of the ...More

     
    Matilda The Musical
    Matilda The Musical
    Theatre | Until 24th May 2015 

    Cambridge Theatre 2 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    The Royal Shakespeare Company's musical adaptation of Roald Dahl's celebrated children's book Matilda is a big hit at the Cambridge ...More

     
    Comedy Store Players
    Comedy | On 26th April 2015 

    Comedy Store 2 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    Improvisational humour from Paul Merton, Josie Lawrence, Neil Mullarkey, Richard Vranch, Andy Smart and Lee Simpson....More

    Lounge Sunday
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th June 2015 

    Freedom Bar 2 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    Residents and guests play relaxing and ambient music....More

    The Book of Mormon
    The Book of Mormon
    Theatre | Until 22nd August 2015 

    Prince of Wales Theatre 2 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    Creators of Southpark (Trey Parker and Matt Stone) have turned their satirical eyes to the cheery world of musicals. With ...More

     
    Get Happy - The Judy Garland Story
    Theatre | On 26th April 2015 

    Jermyn Street Theatre 3 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

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    Lewis Schaffer: International Man Of Misery
    Comedy | Until 26th April 2015 

    Leicester Square Theatre 3 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    Controversial humour from the London-based New York stand-up, who explains why documentary filmmakers follow him around the capital....More

    Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel
    Comedy | Until 24th May 2015 

    Leicester Square Theatre 3 minutes walk from Shaftesbury Avenue

    Improvisers including Cariad Lloyd and Rachel Parris channel the spirit of Jane Austen to conjure a play full of wit, ...More

     
     
     
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