Entertainments near The Black Friar

ADDRESS
The Black Friar, 174 Queen Victoria Street, City, London EC4V 4EG
OPENING TIMES
Open 11:00-23:00 Mon-Sat | 12:00-22:30 Sun | Food until 22:00
Order results near to

Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
HMS President
London > Entertainment
Kings Reach, Victoria Embankment, Holborn, London EC4Y | 4 minutes walk from The Black Friar
One of the last three surviving warships of the Royal Navy built during the First World War and the first type of warship built specifically... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Curzon Mondrian
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
20 Upper Ground, SE1 | 6 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Situated within Mondrian London, Curzon Mondrian is a 56-seat cinema run by the independent cinema company from Friday evenings through to Sunday. Screenings include new... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Volupte Lounge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
9 Norwich Street, Holborn, London EC4A | 8 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Quirky, alternative cabaret club. From cream teas to secret organic cocktails, cabaret and comedy, Kuki La-Belle and Delores von Cotier’s cheeky club combines the naughty with... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Funny Side of Covent Garden (Upstairs at The George)
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
213 Strand, Holborn, London WC2R | 8 minutes walk from The Black Friar
The Funny Side comedy group runs comedy clubs in three locations in London, including the flagship Covent Garden venue above The George pub which puts... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes walk from The Black Friar
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Sam Wanamaker Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
New Globe Walk, Bankside, SE1 | 8 minutes walk from The Black Friar
For the first time since it opened in 1997, Shakespeare's Globe has the facilities to present plays throughout the year at The Sam Wanamaker Theatre,... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rambert
London > Entertainment > Theatres
99 Upper Ground, SE1 | 8 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Founded by Marie Rambert in 1926, who was heavily influenced by her work with Diaghilev, Stravinsky and the Ballet Russes, Rambert dance company is one... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
National Theatre, South Bank, SE1 | 11 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Replacing the National Theatre's Cottesloe Theatre, which closed on 23rd February 2013, the Dorfman Theatre will see the site redeveloped, with a greater capacity, more... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rose Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes walk from The Black Friar
The Rose Theatre was built in 1587 but was only discovered in 1989 during excavations for new office buildings. Two-thirds of the original site were... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peacock Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Portugal Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 12 minutes walk from The Black Friar
This theatre is a major force on the national and international dance scene, with an innovative programme from Sadler's Wells that is keeping London's... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Menier Chocolate Factory
London > Entertainment > Theatres
53 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Housed in a former chocolate factory, this innovative theatre has rapidly established itself as one of London's best. Since opening in 2004, it has had... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
BFI IMAX Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
1 Charlie Chaplin Walk, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
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... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Young Vic
London > Entertainment > Theatres
66 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Knocked together out of breeze blocks for a minimal budget in 1970, Lawrence Olivier's experimental theatre was intended to last for five years, and provide... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aldwych Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B4LD | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
With the Waldorf Hotel sandwiched inbetween them, the Aldwych and Strand theatres were originally built to work as a pair. The Aldwych is probably most noted... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Novello Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Built in 1905 to form a pair with the near-identical Aldwych Theatre, the Novello Theatre (formerly known as the Strand Theatre) is one of London's... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Theatre Studio
London > Entertainment > Theatres
83-101 The Cut, SE1 | 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar
The National Theatre Studio is home to the National Theatre's Archive, open to anyone with an interest in the theatre's history. The archive includes every... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southbank Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar
London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a 100 million revamp that will see the 1960s... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southbank Centre: Purcell Room
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Catherine Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar
London's oldest theatre is also its most spectacular, with a palatial auditorium that is among the most impressive in the world. The first theatre on... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wonderground Spiegeltent
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Jubilee Gardens, Belvedere Road, SE1 | 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Each summer, from May to September, a Speigeltent (from the Dutch for 'mirror tent') is set up in the shadow of the Southbank Centre, to... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Vic Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar
With the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fortune Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Russell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar
The first theatre built after World War I is an astonishing piece of architecture. Built in 1922-4, it preceded the arrival of the Art Deco... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Savoy Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 15 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Situated alongside the Savoy Hotel, the building of the current theatre with its Art Deco auditorium, was financed by Richard d'Oyly Carte with the considerable... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Drum Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 15 minutes walk from The Black Friar
100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Heroes Grotto of Comedy
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
27 Throgmorton Street, EC2N | 15 minutes walk from The Black Friar
Empty for four years, the building next to Drapers Hall and behind the Bank of England which used to be Throgmortons became Heroes Grotto of... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roxy Bar & Screen
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
128-132 Borough High Street, SE1 | 16 minutes walk from The Black Friar
The Roxy Bar and Screen on Borough High Street is an independent cinema which hosts monthly VJ/DJ nights and has a Popcorn Comedy night as... More
1|2|3|4|5|6|7|8|9|
 
 

Hotels Near

The Black Friar

 
 
Near The Black Friar All London hotels
Check-in:
Check-out:
Number of rooms:
Room 1:

What's On Today

Near The Black Friar

 
 
 
Fabriclive
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th January 2015 

Fabric 10 minutes walk from The Black Friar

Electronic dance music courtesy of Hype, Hazard, Pascal, Dillinja Valve, Grooverider, Sub Zero, Tyke, LTJ Bukem, Spectrasoul, Bryan Gee, Ant ...More

Tena Stivicic On 3 Winters: Talk
Exhibitions | On 30th January 2015 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from The Black Friar

Tena Stivicic in conversation with Misha Glenny....More

Lambchop
Concerts | On 30th January 2015 

Barbican Centre 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar

The Nashville group led by singer-songwriter Kurt Wagner, performs its 2000 album, Nixon, in full....More

Behind The Beautiful Forevers
Behind The Beautiful Forevers
Theatre | Until 13th April 2015 

National Theatre: Olivier Theatre 13 minutes walk from The Black Friar

Meera Syal stars in Behind the Beautiful Forevers, David Hare's adaptation of Katherine Boo's book - "a small classic of ...More

 
Friday Folies Bergere
Theatre | Until 1st February 2015 

CellarDoor 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar

A cabaret and burlesque show starring legendary performer Holly Penfield and beautiful piano virtuoso Chrys Columbine, plus other femmes fatales....More

Friday Night Is Music Night
Concerts | On 30th January 2015 

Southbank Centre 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar

A recording of the orchestral music show to mark the BBC Light Programme's 70th anniversary, with the BBC Concert Orchestra ...More

Love Songs From Brazil: Gabriela Di Laccio & Marcelo Bratke
Concerts | On 30th January 2015 

Southbank Centre 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar

Soprano Gabriela Di Laccio and pianist Marcelo Bratke perform works by Brazilian composers, including Heitor Villa-Lobos, Cludio Santoro, Dorival Caymmi ...More

Eleni Mylova
Concerts | On 30th January 2015 

Southbank Centre 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar

The London-based singer-songwriter performs jazz and electronic music....More

Sounds Of The Windrush
Concerts | On 30th January 2015 

Southbank Centre 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar

Jazz Jamaica leader Gary Crosby leads a band performing swing, mento and jazz, with calypso artist Alexander D Great....More

Polari
Exhibitions | On 30th January 2015 

Southbank Centre 14 minutes walk from The Black Friar

Stella Duffy heads the line-up at London's award-winning LGBT literary salon. The award-winning author's books include Theodora, The Room of ...More

 

Trending Now

 
 
May in London 2015
May in London 2015

Bend It Like Beckham goes from screen to London stage in May 2015, just one of the LondonTown top ...More

 
Family Friendly Events in London
Family Friendly Events in London

This February half-term, from Monday 16th until Friday 20th February 2015, children can meet the animal actors of the ...More

 
The Charlatans
The Charlatans
Concerts | On 20th February 2015 

Brooklyn Bowl

Respected indie-rock legends, The Charlatans, fronted by Tim Burgess, are back 25 years after their debut album was released. Nineties ...More

 
How Necessary is a Relationship
Exhibitions | On 11th February 2015 

School of Life

Lecturer, style educator and happiness consultant Samantha Clarke asks, "Do we need a relationship in order to live a ...More

Painting Paradise: The Art Of The Garden
Painting Paradise: The Art Of The Garden
Exhibitions | 20th March 2015 - 11th October 2015 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Scenes from royal gardens at Buckingham Palace, Whitehall and Hampton Court are shown in Painting Paradise, an exhibition ...More

 
Shoes: Pleasure and Pain
Shoes: Pleasure and Pain
Exhibitions | 13th June 2015 - 31st January 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

From a sandal decorated in pure gold lead from ancient Egypt to the most elaborate designs by contemporary makers, Shoes: ...More

 
Why Opposites Attract
Exhibitions | On 14th February 2015 

School of Life

Do you like to curl up in front of the TV while you other half wants to go out till ...More

Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Tapas Revolution Shoreditch
Opened February 2015 

Spanish chef Omar Allibhoy continues the expansion of his Spanish food empire which began with Tapas Revolution in Westfield Shepherd's ...More

 
Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Opens 3rd February 2015 

Nick Lloyd Webber (son of Andrew) has created his first original score for the stage for this musical version of ...More

 
The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
Opened Mid-January 2015 

Situated in the basement below Central & Co, on Great Marlborough Street, The Cocktail Trading Co Development Bar & Table, ...More

 
 
 
 
SALE
London Hotels

From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star hotels see our deals for The Black Friar hotels, including Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street from 49% off.

 
 
Call now: hotel deals 0207 420 4960