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Borough Tube Station
 
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London Bridge Railway Station
 
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Snowsfields NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
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Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £103  21% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 5 minutes from Borough Bar
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
 
 
 
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £177  22% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 8 minutes from Borough Bar
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... More
 
 
 
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  37% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 9 minutes from Borough Bar
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
 
 
 
 
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Borough Bar clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Borough Bar
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
 
 
 
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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Borough Bar
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
 
 
 
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Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Borough Bar
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
 
 
 
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The Tempest
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 22nd June to 2nd July 2017 - Various Times
Borough Bar, 56 Park Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Borough Bar
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Double Double Act (Ages 8-11)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th June to 9th July 2017 - Various Times
Borough Bar, 147 Tooley Street, More London, SE1 | 5 minutes from Borough Bar
Two children attempt to perform a comedy routine, directed by Dominique Collet....More
 
 
 
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Illustrator For Fashion And Textile Design
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th June, 1st July and 8th July 2017 - 10.30am-4pm
Borough Bar, 83 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Borough Bar
Literary & Education, IT Workshop....More
 
 
 
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Shunt Vaults
London > Entertainment > Theatres
20 Stainer Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Borough Bar
The madcap Shunt Theatre company has created London's most unpredictable nightspot in the railway arches beneath London Bridge. Each week's entertainment at Shunt Vaults is curated ... More
 
 
 
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Drum Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Borough Bar
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 Drum ... More
 
 
 
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Rose Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Borough Bar
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 discovered, ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Borough Bar
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Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret
London > Attractions > Museums
9a St Thomas Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Borough Bar
Hidden away in the roof space of the old St Thomas Baroque church, this restored 1821 women's operating theatre is the oldest operating theatre in England. ... More
 
 
 
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Southwark Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
London Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Borough Bar
Dating back to around 1220 Southwark Cathedral is the oldest Gothic church in London. It has a varied and lively history and houses interesting memorials connected ... More
 
 
 
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The Clink Prison Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Borough Bar
Located on what was once the London estate of the Bishops of Winchester (known as the 'Liberty of the Clink'), the Clink Prison Museum unlocks the ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Borough Bar
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Hawes & Curtis
London > Shopping > Menswear
The Shard Arcade, The Place, SE1 | Same location as Borough Bar
Jermyn Street shirtmaker Hawes & Curtis sells good quality shirts, suits and accessories from this store in the Shard Arcade located between London ... More
 
 
 
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Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
London Bridge Station, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Borough Bar
At Hotel Chocolat you'll find everything from elegant gift boxes of chocolate to sweet treats to satisfy your everyday chocolate fix, all made with a ... More
 
 
 
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Ginger Pig
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
8 Borough Market, Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Borough Bar
The original Ginger Pig was first established in the late '90s with this butcher's shop for cooks at Borough Market. Since then their farm ... More
 
 
 
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Londinium Restaurant
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
8-18 London Bridge Street, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Borough Bar
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Ting Afternoon Tea
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
Level 35, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Borough Bar
Two afternoon tea options - a classically English experience and an Asian-inspired alternative - are on offer at the Shangri-La's 35th-floor restaurant, Ting, both complemented by ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
8 London Bridge Street, Bankside, London SE1 | Same location as Borough Bar
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Near Borough Bar
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Borough Bar
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 26 minutes from Borough Bar
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
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Career Energy
London > Education > Career Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 26 minutes from Borough Bar
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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Borough Bar gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 1 minute from Borough Bar
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 4 minutes from Borough Bar
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Borough Bar
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Borough Bar

The best pubs near London Borough Bar.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Borough Bar
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Borough Bar
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Borough Bar
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Borough Bar

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Borough Bar.
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Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Borough Bar
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
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Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 6 minutes from Borough Bar
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
 
 
 
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Borough Bar
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Borough Talks
Borough Talks
Foodie Events | Until 12th September 2017 

Borough Market 3 minutes walk from Borough Bar

Borough Market launches a new series of talks and debates in 2017, inviting some of the most well respected names ...More

 
The Tempest
Theatre | Until 2nd July 2017 

Rose Theatre 5 minutes walk from Borough Bar

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Double Double Act (Ages 8-11)
Theatre | Until 9th July 2017 

Unicorn Theatre 5 minutes walk from Borough Bar

Two children attempt to perform a comedy routine, directed by Dominique Collet....More

Lettice & Lovage
Theatre | Until 8th July 2017 

Menier Chocolate Factory 6 minutes walk from Borough Bar

Trevor Nunn directs the first major revival of Peter Shaffer's award-winning comedy, which charts the unlikely friendship of a fanciful ...More

London Riviera
London Riviera
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2017 

London Riviera 7 minutes walk from Borough Bar

London Riviera is a pop-up food and drink experience bringing Miami beach and the French Riviera to More London Riverside ...More

 
The World Of Anna Sui
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2017 

Fashion and Textile Museum 7 minutes walk from Borough Bar

Celebrating American fashion designer Anna Sui, the Fashion and Textile Museum in London presents a curated selection of over 100 ...More

Romeo And Juliet
Romeo And Juliet
Theatre | Until 9th July 2017 

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre 9 minutes walk from Borough Bar

Commencing Emma Rice's Summer of Love season, which will be her final season as Artistic Director, Shakespeare's Globe stages a ...More

 
Project Space: Ryan L Moule: Vessels And Vestiges
Exhibitions | Until 26th August 2017 

Jerwood Space 10 minutes walk from Borough Bar

Chemically unfixed photographic prints by the Swansea-based artist, exploring the analogue medium as a means of investigating themes of fragility ...More

London Bridge City Summer Festival
London Bridge City Summer Festival
Entertainment | Until 31st August 2017 

London Bridge 11 minutes walk from Borough Bar

London's largest free festival, the London Bridge City Summer Festival transforms the iconic riverside location into a summer hub of ...More

 
Whist
Dance | Until 25th June 2017 

The Ugly Duck 11 minutes walk from Borough Bar

This journey into the unconscious mind guides you through a narrative of surreal dreams and fears inspired by the work ...More

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Famous for staying open 24 hours VQ is a great spot, day or night, for ...More

 
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Shikumen at Dorsett City follows in the footsteps of its flagship restaurant at Dorsett Shepherds Bush, which has received Bib Gourmand from the Michelin guide inspectors....More

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Part of the Ivy's brasserie style restaurants, this one has a rather good riverside location ...More

 
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Tom Simmons, a former star of MasterChef: The Professionals, dishes up cockle popcorn, laverbread mayonnaise ...More

 
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After the success of Street Feast residencies Rola Wala serves up authentic, healthy, every day ...More

 
Tibits Bankside
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Displaying over vegetarian 40 dishes, tibits retains its showcase centrepiece at its second London restaurant....More

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The Oystermen, aka Matt Lovell and Rob Hampton, ...More

 
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A sibling to Duddell's in Hong Kong, akin to walking into the home of a ...More

 
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Modern brasserie in Camden Market with Lee Andrews, formerly of Chiltern Firehouse, as head chef ...More

 
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JW3

Summer's coming to Hampstead with an urban beach at JW3 with golden sand, free entry, ...More

 
Waiting for Godot
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Arts Theatre

Samuel Beckett's controversial Waiting for Godot comes to the Arts Theatre in September. The show sees Didi and Gogo and their aching feet pass the time playing games near a tree while they wait for ...More

Venus In Fur
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Haymarket Theatre Royal

David Ives' hit Broadway show Venus in Fur opens in the West End this August, ...More

 
The Majority
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National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre

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Bishopsgate Institute

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Plywood: Material Of The Modern World
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Exhibitions | From 15th July 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

From hatboxes to tea chests, surfboards to aeroplanes, ...More

 
The City Is Ours
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Exhibitions | From 14th July 

Museum of London

More than half the world's population live in urban areas and that percentage is even ...More

 
Art Night London 2017
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Whitechapel Gallery

Stay up all night on Saturday 1st July for Art Night, a night of free ...More

 
Eid Festival 2017
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Exhibitions | On 2nd July 

Trafalgar Square

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Barnes Film Festival
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The Barnes Film Festival returns for a second year in 2017, offering an alternative to the central London film festivals dominating the scene. The festival brings together the great and good of south west London's ...More

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