Whitechapel Road  

 
 
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Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Whitechapel 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 Whitechapel Road is Whitechapel Station which is about 6 minutes to the North East.

Whitechapel Road is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Whitechapel Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
7 minutes walk
 
Spitalfields Car Park
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn London - Whitechapel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £24  32% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
 
 
 
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £80  21% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Road
The Grange Tower Bridge Hotel combines luxury accommodation and events facilities, making it a great choice for your stay whether it's business or leisure oriented. Within ... More
 
 
 
196 Bishopsgate Serviced Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £105  36% off
196 Bishopsgate, EC2M | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Road
From studio apartments to one and two beds, 196 Bishopsgate offers a full range of self-catering flats that give you more independence than a hotel. Apartments ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near Whitechapel Road

Near Whitechapel Road
Ongoing
La Caixa Collection Of Contemporary Art
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 23rd to 28th Apr 2019 - 11am-6pm
Whitechapel Road, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Internationally acclaimed authors explore Spain's leading collection of contemporary art in this series of four displays taking place over the course of a year, with works ...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Sophia Al-Maria: BCE
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 23rd to 28th Apr 2019 - Various Times
Whitechapel Road, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Road
The artist draws on a year of performances and readings, her audio-visual display centres around two creation myths: one from the ancient past, one from the ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
Is This Tomorrow?
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 14th February to 12th May 2019
Whitechapel Road, 77-82 Whitechapel High Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Road
More than 60 years on from its groundbreaking 1956 exhibition, This is Tomorrow, the Whitechapel Gallery asks, Is This Tomorrow? Taking the 1950s exhibition as its ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Whitechapel Road

Near Whitechapel Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Curzon Aldgate
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Goodman's Fields, 2 Canter Way, E1 | 6 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Part of an upmarket development, Goodman's Fields, Curzon Aldgate is a new-build cinema in the East End. Enter through the lounge/bar with its leather sofas ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Truman Brewery
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Popular with the Shoreditch crowd on the weekends, The Old Truman Brewery houses more than 200 small, creative businesses, a bar and several areas for hire. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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, ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Whitechapel Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Whitechapel Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whitechapel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Designed in a distinctive Arts and Crafts architecture style by Charles Harrison Townsend, the Whitechapel, Britain's first purpose-built arts gallery, is renowned both for the beauty ... More
 
 
 
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Brick Lane
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 5 minutes from Whitechapel Road
London's own "Curry Mile", Brick Lane is home to so much more than first-rate spiced food, it also plays host to Jewish bagel shops, Indian sari ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spitalfields City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Buxton Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 6 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
 
 
 
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Shopping near Whitechapel Road

The best shops and markets near Whitechapel Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brick Lane Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 6 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Laundry Room
London > Shopping >
3 Fournier Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
The Laundry Room presents its very first Christmas Pop-Up Shop, taking place on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December 2011 in east London. Housed on the ground floor ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sunday (UP) Market at the Old Truman Brewery
London > Shopping > Markets
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
For all you fashion and flavour-istas out there, here's another stop-off on your list. This market is a treasure trove of jewellery, vintage clothes, handbags, accessories, ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Whitechapel Road

What are the best dining options near Whitechapel Road London?
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Tayyabs
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 - 89 Fieldgate Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | On Whitechapel Road
You can tell from the queue that regularly forms just inside the door that this place offers something above the average. A highly rated and highly ... More
 
 
 
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New Tayyab
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 Fieldgate Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2 minutes from Whitechapel Road
North Indian cuisine. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Stable, Whitechapel
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
16-18 Whitechapel Road, E1 | 2 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Handmade pizza cooked from scratch and cider sourced from the West Country are the two things The Stable does, and it does them well. Owners Nikki ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Whitechapel Road

Near Whitechapel Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 15 minutes from Whitechapel 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 | 16 minutes from Whitechapel 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
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 20 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
 
 
 
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Leisure near Whitechapel Road

Whitechapel Road 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 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel 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
L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel 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
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 10 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Free to use for all hotel residents, the Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club boasts a range of luxury fitness and spa services. The fully equipped ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Whitechapel Road

The best pubs near London Whitechapel Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leman Street Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Leman Street, E1 | 6 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Between Wapping and Aldgate is the Leman Street Tavern , a 1.5 million pound pub that's owned by the Geronimo Inns group ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 12 minutes from Whitechapel 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 13 minutes from Whitechapel Road
One of five different restaurants and bars within the confines of the Andaz hotel, the George is a traditional looking pub - not your typical hotel ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Whitechapel Road

Whitechapel Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vibe Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
JuJu's Bar and Stage
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Hanbury Street, Ely's Yard, E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Nestled in the heart of the Old Truman Brewery, tucked away at the back of Ely's Yard, Juju's Bar and Stage ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 8 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Whitechapel Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Whitechapel Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel 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
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Grace's Alley, (Off Ensign Street), Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 9 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
Coopers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
13 Devonshire Sq, Broadgate, City, London EC2M | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Road
... More
 
 
 
 

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Is This Tomorrow?
Is This Tomorrow?
Exhibitions | Until 12th May 2019 

Whitechapel Gallery 4 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

More than 60 years on from its groundbreaking 1956 exhibition, This is Tomorrow, the Whitechapel Gallery asks, Is This Tomorrow? ...More

 
OneTrackMinds
Kids Events | Until 11th July 2019 

Wilton's Music Hall 9 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Literary & Education, Storytelling....More

Gardar Eide Einarsson
Exhibitions | Until 26th May 2019 

Maureen Paley 13 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More

Michael Queenland
Exhibitions | Until 26th May 2019 

Maureen Paley 13 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More

SKNT
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th April 2019 

Cargo 16 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Resident DJs spin a variety of party jams including forgotten favourites and modern bangers....More

Etham
Concerts | On 24th April 2019 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 19 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Soulful British pop singer....More

Icarus
Concerts | On 24th April 2019 

XOYO 20 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Experimental drum'n'bass and jazz project formed by Ollie Bown and Sam Britton....More

The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens
The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens
Theatre | Until 28th April 2019 

Unicorn Theatre 22 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

An absurdist piece about hope, humour and failure which children aged between six and 10 will enjoy. Welcome to the ...More

 
The Polar Bears Go, Go, Go!
Theatre | Until 28th April 2019 

Unicorn Theatre 22 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Two loveable but slightly hapless Polar Bears go on their holidays....More

The View From The Shard Tickets
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Until 31st December 2022 

The Shard 23 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the ...More

 

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Parrillan
Parrillan
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Outdoor dining doesn't come much better than sitting out on the terrace at Parrillan....More

 
Barrafina Coal Drops Yard
Barrafina Coal Drops Yard
Dining 

Creating superior Spanish tapas in London since 2007, Barrafina Coal Drops Yard, opened in 2018, ...More

 
Morty & Bob's
Morty & Bob's
Dining 

After the huge success of their first restaurant in Hackney, Morty & Bob's, named after ...More

 
Ballroom London
Ballroom London
Dining 

Italian meatballs are the hero dish in the New York styled Ballroom which comes with ...More

 
Gold
Gold
Dining 

On the site of the Portobello Gold pub, Gold is a neighbourhood restaurant and late-night ...More

 
Suzi Tros
Suzi Tros
Dining 

Greek neighbourhood restaurant Suzi Tros covers the whole of Northern Greek cuisine....More

 
Flamboree
Flamboree
Dining 

Bringing a taste of Alsace to London, Flamboree offers a contemporary spin on this quintessential ...More

 
O ver St James's
O ver St James's
Dining 

Launched in 2016 by Mauro Palomba, 'O ver is a Neapolitan street food restaurant which ...More

 
Hello Darling
Hello Darling
Dining 

A restaurant by 2013 Masterchef winner Natalie Coleman, a botanical bar and theatrical event spaces....More

 
No.5 Social
No.5 Social
Dining 

In spring 2019 Jason Atherton's Little Social, on this Mayfair spot since 2013, closed to ...More

 
Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell
Jeffrey Bernard is Unwell
Theatre | From 7th May 

Norman's Coach & Horses

Soho institution Norman's Coach & Horses becomes a theatre in a stand against Fullers by ...More

 
The Comedy Of Errors
Theatre | From 6th May 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

The Lord Chamberlain's Men present Shakespeare's most riotous and farcical play, in which merchants, masters, parents, servants and a long-suffering wife find themselves comically entwined. Staging The Comedy of Errors, Shakespeare's Globe presents one pair ...More

Pericles
Theatre | From 4th May 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Pericles, Prince of Tyre, is forced to flee his own kingdom and wander the world in Shakespeare's romance. Shakespeare's Globe presents Pericles as one of a trio of plays exploring the themes of refuge and ...More

The Merry Wives Of Windsor
Theatre | From 17th May 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Shakespeare's well-known comedy, The Merry Wives of Windsor, is about Sir John Falstaff setting about improving his financial situation by wooing Mistress Page and Mistress Ford. Staged at ...More

Ed Sheeran Live at The Haymarket
Ed Sheeran Live at The Haymarket
Concerts | On 14th July 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

Ed Sheeran comes to London this July to ...More

 
The May Fair
The May Fair
Kids Events | From 5th May 

Grosvenor Square

Bringing the seaside to London, The May Fair will take over Grosvenor Square for two ...More

 
BBC Music Introducing Live
BBC Music Introducing Live
Exhibitions | From 31st October 

Tobacco Dock

Pitched towards anyone aspiring to get into the ...More

 
Easter Bottomless Brunch in London
Easter Bottomless Brunch in London
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With four glorious days off work, the ...More

 
London Events 2019
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. New musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton, Pirates and Mary Poppins, ...More

 
 
 
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