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Old Street Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
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Leonard Street Car Park
 
1 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  36% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from Expectations
Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  42% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from Expectations
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  35% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 4 minutes from Expectations
Hip US hotel group Ace hotels arrived in Shoreditch in September 2013, expanding from their US sites to add a London outpost. The property has transformed ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Clothing nearest Expectations

Nearest to Expectations
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bacon Street Project
London > Shopping > Clothing
14 Bacon Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 9 minutes from Expectations
LATEST NEWS: Sadly Bacon Street Project is closing down on 17th February 2010 and is determined to go out with a bang not a whimper. To ... More
 
 
 
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Absolute Vintage
London > Shopping > Clothing
15 Hanbury Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Expectations
A whole array of vintage handbags, dresses and belts are on offer at this specialist shop including more than a thousand pairs of shoes and boots. ... More
 
 
 
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I Dream of Wires
London > Shopping > Clothing
68a Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 11 minutes from Expectations
With fashion stylist Lou Winwood behind this vintage shop off Brick Lane it's enough to make this one stand out from a sizeable collection of similar ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Expectations

The best shops and markets near Expectations
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Kemistry Gallery
London > Shopping > Art and Design
43 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
An independent Shoreditch gallery dedicated to exhibiting outstanding graphic design. Artists represented include James Joyce, a London-based artist and designer whose clients including Nike, Levi's, Wallpaper*, ... More
 
 
 
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Momosan Shop
London > Shopping > Art and Design
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
Momosan Shop offers objects selected by Momoko Mizutani whose upbringing and experiences in Japan and the UK influence the selection of goods and events ... More
 
 
 
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Tokyobike Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
Hip, independent bike company founded in 2002 in the quiet Tokyo suburb of Yanaka, Tokyobike made its way to ... More
 
 
 
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The Burning Glass Album Launch
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 18th August 2017 - 7pm
Expectations, 40 Pitfield Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Expectations
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Electric Child House
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 18th August 2017 - 7.30pm-10pm
Expectations, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 3 minutes from Expectations
The five-piece outfit from Essex play psychedelic rock and roll. With support from Honey Lung and Misfires....More
 
 
 
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The Wholls
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 18th August 2017 - 7.30pm-10pm
Expectations, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 3 minutes from Expectations
The Bedford-based four-piece outfit play edgy alternative rock....More
 
 
 
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Near Expectations
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The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Expectations
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live music venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a ... More
 
 
 
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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from Expectations
As the name suggests, Shoreditch Electric Light Station began life as an electricity generating station. Now home of Circus Space, the building, which dates back to ... More
 
 
 
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Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Expectations
Don't let the gaudy red and yellow paint that mutilates the exterior of this fantastic comedy club deter you from gracing its hallowed floors. It may ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Expectations

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Expectations
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71a Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxton Square
London > Attractions >
N1 | 3 minutes from Expectations
Home to some of east London's hottest restaurants and bars. ... More
 
 
 
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Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Expectations
The first newly built public art gallery in London since the Hayward Gallery opened in 1968, Rivington Place is a beautiful glass fronted building designed by ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Expectations

What are the best dining options near Expectations London?
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Hoxton Grill
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
81 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
Originally opened in 2006, Soho House Group acquired Hoxton Grill in July 2009 and largely kept the bare brick, leather seating interiors as they were, giving ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Nobu Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
10-50 Willow Street, EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
At the heart of Nobu Hotel Shoreditch , this stunning 240-seat restaurant is the place to go ... More
 
 
 
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HIX at The Tramshed
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
32 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
Mark Hix has finally seen his patience pay off with the opening of HIX at The Tramshed in Shoreditch, east London. In 2011 all seemed lost ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Expectations

Near Expectations
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 7 minutes from Expectations
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
 
 
 
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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 8 minutes from Expectations
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Expectations

Expectations gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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All Star Lanes, Brick Lane
London > Leisure > Activities
95 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London E1 | 10 minutes from Expectations
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
 
 
 
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 11 minutes from Expectations
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 11 minutes from Expectations
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Expectations

The best pubs near London Expectations.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
This bohemian boozer was an integral part of the Shoreditch explosion. Tucked away down a cobbled East End alley it was originally a mecca for local ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Expectations

Expectations clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Woods
London > Nightlife > Bars
54-56 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
100 capacity, free entry, late night bar in Shoreditch which brings together key cultural influencers to host a different night every ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trapeze Bar
London > Nightlife >
89 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
Set over two levels at 89 Great Eastern Street, Trapeze Bar occupies the space that was previously home to East Village for over five years and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Red Market
London > Nightlife > Bars
288-299 Old Street, Hoxton, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Expectations
Combining an outdoor courtyard with urban art and pop up food kioks, 288 Old Street is host to a hip, summer-long pop-up where you can sip ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Expectations

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Expectations.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 3 minutes from Expectations
Site of the legendary Whirly Gig parties in the nineties, Shoreditch Town Hall lends itself well to any type of gathering. Re-opened in 2005, following a ... More
 
 
 
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from Expectations
... More
 
 
 
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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from Expectations
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Last Days of Shoreditch Riviera
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Foodie Events | Until 16th September 2017 

Red Market 2 minutes walk from Expectations

The much-loved Last Days of Shoreditch is back for its seventh year in 2017 with three months of street food, ...More

 
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XOYO 2 minutes walk from Expectations

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Cargo 3 minutes walk from Expectations

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

Cargo 3 minutes walk from Expectations

House, R&B and hip hop from Daniel Pozzebon, Wade Teo, Montana Cruz, Messiah Pro and Late At Night....More

Higher Ground
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

Horse And Groom 4 minutes walk from Expectations

Soul, funk, hip hop, R&B, disco, garage and house courtesy of Russ Ryan and friends....More

IN Turn Summer Time
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

Horse And Groom 4 minutes walk from Expectations

Progressive and tech house and techno supplied by Ornery, Esotera, Kruger and Beau....More

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London Shuffle Club
Sporting Events | Until 2nd September 2017 

The Yard 4 minutes walk from Expectations

Moving to Worship Street in Shoreditch for the summer, the Shuffle Club gets an outside space from July to September; ...More

 
The Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: Bangarang
The Queen of Hoxton Rooftop: Bangarang
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 7th October 2017 

The Queen Of Hoxton 4 minutes walk from Expectations

The Queen of Hoxton's seasonal rooftop parties have become a legendary addition to the capital's event calendar and this year ...More

 
Sunshine Soul
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

The Queen Of Hoxton 4 minutes walk from Expectations

Soul, house, disco, hip hop and new wave, courtesy of Marcel Vogel, Sunshine Soul Soundsystem, Big Spender and Selby, Chop ...More

Maze Techno
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

The Basing House 6 minutes walk from Expectations

Tried, tested and topical top techno tunes from Gustavo Cossetti, Valverde and Laumee b2b Bazz....More

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Richmond Theatre

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Union Chapel

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Sadler's Wells: Lilian Baylis Theatre

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