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Moorgate Tube Station
 
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Hoxton Overground Station
 
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Leonard Street Car Park
 
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    46 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E27DP | 2 minutes from Expectations
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    Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
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    Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | 12 minutes from Expectations
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    38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Expectations
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    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    81 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
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    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    32 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
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    54 Great Eastern Street, Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
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    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 8 minutes from Expectations
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
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    28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
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    89 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
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    288-299 Old Street, Hoxton, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Expectations
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    104-108 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
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    380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Expectations
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    City Road, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from Expectations
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