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 Tube Station which is about 2 minutes to the North East.

Whitechapel Road is in the London area of Tower Hamlets.

 

LondonTown.com - Whitechapel Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Whitechapel Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Aldgate East Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Whitechapel Overground Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Shadwell Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arch Car Parking
 
10 minutes walk
 
Sclater Street Car Park
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Whitechapel Road on LondonTown.com

 
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THE BEST

Hotels near Whitechapel Road

Near Whitechapel Road
Holiday Inn London Commercial Road
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £65  32% off
5 Cavell Street, E1 | 6 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
 
 
 
ibis London City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £52  29% off
5 Commercial Street, E1 | 9 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Commercial Road may not be London's most picturesque location but if you want the nightlife of Old Street or the gleaming towers of the City of ... More
 
 
 
Grange Tower Bridge Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  31% off
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 13 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Whitechapel Road

Near Whitechapel Road
Today Only
The 5 Secrets To Successful Networking
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 30th September 2014 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
Idea Store Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road, E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Find out more about networking successfully....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Erotic Noir
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Tuesday 30th September 2014 - 7pm-12midnight
Apples And Pears, 26 Osborn Street, E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Sexy, Saucy summarising....More
 
 
 
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 | 9 minutes from Whitechapel 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Whitechapel Road

Near Whitechapel Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Truman Brewery
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
91 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 9 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
10 Gales
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 11 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wilton's Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Graces Alley, Off Ensign Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 12 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, variety shows ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Whitechapel Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Whitechapel Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Idea Store Whitechapel
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
321 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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 | 5 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whitechapel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
77-82 Whitechapel High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 8 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Whitechapel Road

The best shops and markets near Whitechapel Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beyond Retro
London > Shopping > Clothing
112 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 8 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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 | 8 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
Oh Baby London!
London > Shopping > Baby Care
162 Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 9 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Designer baby clothes. Selling garments such as playsuits, bodyvests, t-shirts, jeans, tights, dresses, hats, hoodies and fake fur jackets. They concentrate on offering clothes that are ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Whitechapel Road

What are the best dining options near Whitechapel Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Tayyabs
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
83 - 89 Fieldgate Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 4 minutes from 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chicken Shop and Dirty Burger Whitechapel
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
27A Mile End Road, E1 | 7 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 17 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 17 minutes from Whitechapel Road
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Whitechapel Road

Whitechapel 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 | 9 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
All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 9 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
Tower Bridge Health and Fitness Club
London > Leisure >
45 Prescot Street, E1 | 13 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Whitechapel Road

The best pubs near London Whitechapel Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
379 Bethnal Green Road, E2 | 12 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Sitting at the heart of Bethnal Green Road, The Old George is a beautifully restored London boozer, originally built in the 1700s. With a large emphasis ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown and Shuttle
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 14 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 Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 16 minutes from Whitechapel 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Whitechapel Road

Whitechapel Road 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 | 5 minutes from Whitechapel Road
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 | 9 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
Smiths Spitalfields
London > Nightlife > Bars
109 Commercial Street, E1 | 11 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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 | 9 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 | 12 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
Andaz Liverpool Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
40 Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 16 minutes from Whitechapel Road
Housed in one of the great Victorian station hotels, this showstopper is a mixture of meticulous nineteenth century restoration and the glittering wit of Terrence Conran's ... More
 
 
 
 

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The 5 Secrets To Successful Networking
Exhibitions | On 30th September 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 4 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Find out more about networking successfully....More

Girls' Book Club (Under 11s)
Exhibitions | Until 28th October 2014 

Idea Store Whitechapel 4 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Especially for girls to get together to have fun with reading....More

The Factory Jam
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th November 2014 

The Rhythm Factory 5 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Open stage event....More

Brick Lane Art And Music Jam
Exhibitions | Until 28th October 2014 

Apples And Pears 7 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

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Erotic Noir
Kids Events | On 30th September 2014 

Apples And Pears 7 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Sexy, Saucy summarising....More

Kader Attia
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 8 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

The Whitechapel Gallery has commissioned a site-specific installation from French-Algerian artist Kader Attia, which marks his first solo project ...More

Mike Nelson Selects From The V-A-C Collection
Exhibitions | Until 30th November 2014 

Whitechapel Gallery 8 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Known for his atmospheric, immersive installations British artist Mike Nelson transforms the gallery with sculptures drawn from the V-A-C collection, ...More

Two Bottle Jump
Concerts | On 30th September 2014 

The George Tavern 9 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

The band plays energetic indie rock. With support from Babe Heaven, West Way....More

Robyn Hitchcock
Concerts | On 30th September 2014 

Rough Trade East 9 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

The London-based singer-songwriter performs his indie-pop originals with a psychedelic twist....More

Hiroyasu Tsuri Aka Twoone
Exhibitions | Until 4th October 2014 

StolenSpace Gallery 9 minutes walk from Whitechapel Road

Works by the artist who was born and raised in Yokohama, Japan. His field covers painting, mural painting, sculpture, live ...More

 
 
 
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