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147-149 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3QE
 
 
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Don't come to Plastic People expecting a stylish bar and the latest trendy cocktails. There's nothing fancy about this basement club, but what it does offer is kick ass beats and a killer sound system. This is one of the most musically diverse venues in town, and you'll hear any or all types of jazz, funk, house, latin, electro, afro beats and hip-hop - depending on the night. The musical standards are consistently high but there is nothing pretentious about the place, and the crowd come to get down. Their no-frills clubbing formula has won them a legion of devotees and provides a welcome contrast with the new generation of slick Ditchland bars.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
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Leonard Street Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
Paul Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £141  26% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 1 minute from Plastic People
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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  38% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from Plastic People
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
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £89  38% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 3 minutes from Plastic People
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 Nightclubs nearest Plastic People

Nearest to Plastic People
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Cargo
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Plastic People
Cargo were pioneers of the multi-tasking MDF concept (that's Music-Dance-Food, not cheap fibreboard) and boast one of the most imaginative live music line-ups in the capital, ... More
 
 
 
Kachette
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
347 Old Street, Hoxton, London EC1V | 2 minutes from Plastic People
... More
 
 
 
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The Queen Of Hoxton
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1-5 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from Plastic People
Bar, club and art collective, the Queen of Hoxton prides itself on being a youth club for the adults of the east side. Opened in March ... More
 
 
 
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Plastic People clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
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
 
 
 
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Bar Music Hall
London > Nightlife > Bars
134 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A3AR | 1 minute from Plastic People
We couldn't help smiling at the idea of Bar Music Hall in Shoreditch, and headed down prepared for a truly soulless night of trendy tapas and ... More
 
 
 
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The Hoxton Pony
London > Nightlife > Bars
104-108 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
Cocktails are among the best in town at this 400-capacity bar and restaurant, which opened in Shoreditch in May 2008. The high calibre of the imaginatively-mixed ... More
 
 
 
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Fried Sugar
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Wednesday 25th May 2016 - 7pm-1am
Cargo, 83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, EC2A | 2 minutes from Plastic People
The finest resident DJs spin hip hop and R&B each week....More
 
 
 
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Lazy Habits
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 25th May 2016 - 7pm
XOYO, 32-37 Cowper Street, EC2A | 4 minutes from Plastic People
This London-based group mixes hip hop, brass and beats in its self-penned songs....More
 
 
 
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Sons Of Kemet
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 25th May 2016 - 7pm-11pm
Village Underground, 54 Holywell Lane, EC2A | 5 minutes from Plastic People
The band plays a mix of music that spans jazz, rock, dub, Caribbean folk and traditional African sounds....More
 
 
 
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Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Plastic People
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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Shoreditch Electric Light Station
London > Entertainment >
Coronet Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Plastic People
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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The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Plastic People
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a magazine ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Plastic People
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Rivington Place
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
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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Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
Opened on 5th October 2007, this Rivington Place art gallery is a £8m public building dedicated to culturally diverse visual arts. It's a joint venture between ... More
 
 
 
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20 Hoxton Square
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
20 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from Plastic People
This spacious gallery strategically situated opposite White Cube in Hoxton Square opened in 2007 and is run by co-directors Richard Graham, Adam Waymouth and Alex Dellal. ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Plastic People
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Murdock
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
46 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E27DP | 1 minute from Plastic People
Well groomed gentlemen come to Murdock's for an old fashioned wet shave, a hair cut and - for the more discerning - a manicure and shoe ... More
 
 
 
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Sh! Women's Erotic Emporium
London > Shopping > Specialists
57 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Plastic People
Tea and sex, how very British! This friendly boutique in Hoxton Square offers girlies the chance to seek out kinky playthings, books and erotica, in a ... More
 
 
 
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KK Outlet
London > Shopping > Art and Design
42 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Plastic People
Just the kind of hip, happening 'multifunctional' space you'd expect on Hoxton Square, KK Outlet is not just a shop and gallery it's also the offices ... More
 
 
 
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Commune at Goodhood
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
151 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | Same location as Plastic People
Located on the lower floor of the 3,000 square foot Goodhood Store in Shoreditch, Commune at Goodhood is a partnership between Brett Redman (Elliot's Cafe, Borough ... More
 
 
 
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The Breakfast Club, Hoxton
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
2-4 Rufus Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 1 minute from Plastic People
Following the success of their Soho cafe, opened in 2005, The Breakfast Club opened three more cafes across London. This one comes with a license so ... More
 
 
 
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Tramontana Brindisa
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
152 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
Spanish Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Plastic People

Near Plastic People
Standpoint Studios
London > Education > Evening Classes
45 Coronet Street, Hoxton, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Plastic People
Arts and crafts classes... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Plastic People
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 | 5 minutes from Plastic People
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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Plastic People gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Alexander Technique Centre
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Rivington Business Centre, 82 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Plastic People
Alexander Technique ... More
 
 
 
Hackney Academy
London > Leisure > Games
SPACE Centre, Hackney Community College, Falkirk Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 2 minutes from Plastic People
Basketball.... More
 
 
 
Academy Health and Fitness Centre
London > Leisure > Fitness
16 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 3 minutes from Plastic People
Gym ... More
 
 
 
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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 1 minute from Plastic People
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
 
 
 
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The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from Plastic People
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 Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from Plastic People
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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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 1 minute from Plastic People
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
 
 
 
Cargo
London > Business > Venue Hire
83 Rivington St, Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from Plastic People
Cargo were pioneers of the multi-tasking MDF concept (that's Music-Dance-Food, not cheap fibreboard) and boast one of the most imaginative live music line-ups in the capital, ... More
 
 
 
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The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | 8 minutes from Plastic People
... More
 
 
 
 

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We Are London
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Plastic People

A small display of commissioned photographs, in collaboration with press agency TNR, depicting the hustle and bustle of London crowds. ...More

Under London
Exhibitions | Until 3rd July 2016 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from Plastic People

Object-focused photographs taken by world-renowned landscape photographer, Simon Norfolk which capture ten objects found at archaeological digs across the capital ...More

Imran Qureshi: Where The Shadows Are So Deep
Exhibitions | Until 10th July 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

A sequence of exquisite miniature paintings that begin with a gentle theme, eventually becoming darker in tone by the award-winning ...More

Imran Qureshi: Where the Shadows are so Deep
Imran Qureshi: Where the Shadows are so Deep
Exhibitions | Until 10th July 2016 

Barbican - Curve Gallery 1.36 miles from Plastic People

For his first major London commission award-winning Pakistani artist Imran Qureshi creates a new work for ...More

 
Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by International Photographers
Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by International Photographers
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2016 

Barbican Art Gallery 1.36 miles from Plastic People

Celebrated British photographer Martin Parr curates this Barbican exhibition which looks at how ...More

 
Connected
Exhibitions | Until 28th May 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

View a selection of etchings by artist, printmaker and which consider the human relationship with the built environment....More

Designing For A Living City
Exhibitions | Until 16th October 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

Prints, photographs, original fittings, archival illustrations, leaflets, brochures and films tracing the controversial design of the residential development, looking at ...More

Towards The Mean: Sampling Britishness Today
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

An interactive installation exploring ideas of identity and what it means to be British today....More

Strange And Familiar: Britain As Revealed By International Photographers
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2016 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from Plastic People

British artist Martin Parr curates a portrait of the social, cultural and political identity of the UK, told through the ...More

The City Garden by Rebecca Louise Law
The City Garden by Rebecca Louise Law
Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2016 

The City Centre 1.39 miles from Plastic People

For the first exhibition at The City Centre artist Rebecca Louise Law, who works from a studio on Columbia Road, ...More

 
 
 
 
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