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Old Street Tube Station
 
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Moorgate Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
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Hoxton Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
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Leonard Street Car Park
 
1 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £53  31% 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 £131  29% 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 £112  21% 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
Nudie Jeans Repair Shop Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Clothing
19-29 Redchurch Street, E2 | 6 minutes from Expectations
Swedish organic denim brand offering free repairs.... More
 
 
 
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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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Shopping near Expectations

The best shops and markets near Expectations
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sans Pere Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
84 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
A homeware store and restaurant as well as an architectural studio and real estate agency, Sans Pere is a stylish ... More
 
 
 
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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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Events near Expectations

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Sneak
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 2nd January to 26th June 2018 - 9.30pm-3am
Expectations, 32-37 Cowper Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from Expectations
A weekly dose of house and techno from resident DJs and a scattering of guests....More
 
 
 
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Movimento
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 21st October 2017 to 28th July 2018 - 11pm-7am
Expectations, 256-260 Old Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from Expectations
House, tech house, deep house and techno from Gabriel Sordo, Francesco Poggi, CASSIMM and Jo Lively....More
 
 
 
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It's Like A Jungle Sometimes
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 19th October 2017 to 30th August 2018 - 6pm-1am
Expectations, 83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, EC2A | 3 minutes from Expectations
R&B, hip hop and club classics from resident DJ Daniel Pozzebon....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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Scout
London > Nightlife > Bars
93 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 1 minute from Expectations
One of London's first sustainable ... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
... More
 
 
 
 

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Euro Car Parks 4 minutes walk from Expectations

The Urban Food Fest returns, running every Saturday from midday to midnight at the Euro Car Parks in Shoreditch. The ...More

 
Self-Portraits And Night Journeys by Antoine d'Agata
Exhibitions | Until 27th April 2018 

Magnum Photos 12 minutes walk from Expectations

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Another Kind Of Life: Photography On The Margins
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Exhibitions | Until 27th May 2018 

Barbican Centre 12 minutes walk from Expectations

Part of 2018 season The Art of Change, Another Kind of Life at the Barbican explores how photographers and artists ...More

 
Yto Barrada
Exhibitions | Until 20th May 2018 

Barbican Centre 12 minutes walk from Expectations

The Moroccan artist explores the different strategies of resistance we employ to deal with everything from the mundanities of everyday ...More

SOMNAI
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Theatre | Until 6th May 2018 

Two Pear Tree Street 12 minutes walk from Expectations

A brand new immersive experience from entertainment company dotdotdot, SOMNAI invites participants to delve into the world of lucid dreaming. ...More

 
The Encounter
The Encounter
Theatre | Until 5th May 2018 

Barbican Centre 12 minutes walk from Expectations

First performed here at the Barbican in 2016 and following a hit Broadway run and international tour, The Encounter, by ...More

 
Votes for Women
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Exhibitions | Until 6th January 2019 

Museum of London 15 minutes walk from Expectations

The Museum of London marks the centenary of the 1918 Act that gave some women the right to vote for ...More

 
Fatberg!
Fatberg!
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2018 

Museum of London 15 minutes walk from Expectations

This will make you think before you flush. Fatberg! puts the last remaining piece of the Whitechapel fatberg on display ...More

 
Stories From The City: The Bank Of England In Literature
Exhibitions | Until 29th June 2018 

Bank of England Museum 15 minutes walk from Expectations

Exhibits related to the lives and works of Charles Dickens, T.S. Eliot, Dr Johnson, Robert Browning and George Eliot to ...More

Mark Dion: Theatre Of The Natural World
Exhibitions | Until 13th May 2018 

Whitechapel Gallery 16 minutes walk from Expectations

A sequence of installations created between 2000 and the present representing a host of environments travelled through by the American ...More

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