Cafe OTO  

 
 
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18-22 Ashwin Street, E8 3DL
 
 
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Cafe - Mon to Fri 9.30am-5.30pm, Sat & Sun 10.30am-5.30pm, reopens 8pm for concerts
 

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Cafe OTOCafe Oto is a vibrant live music venue with the atmosphere of a student union cafe which puts on avant garde music from the Dalston scene. Housed in the old Reeves Artists' Colour Paint Factory - the three storey building was established in 1868 - Cafe Oto includes a large cafe/performance space where you can get lunch, tea and alcoholic drinks with an evening programme of creative new music almost seven nights a week.

 

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FIS & Rob ThorneFIS & Rob ThorneThe duo of New Zealand-born, Berlin-based producer Ollie Peryman and New Zealand-based musician and anthropologist, Thorne, perform their experimental re-imaginings of indigenous musical traditions. With support from Kepla.2017-04-26T19:30:00+01002017-04-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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LN SistersLN SistersViolinists hailing from an illustrious family of musicians, Lalitha and Nandini have the privilege of being the fourth generation of musicians in their family.2017-04-30T14:00:00+01002017-04-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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LN Sisters
Daniel BachmanDaniel BachmanA six-string and lap guitar player from Fredericksburg, Virginia currently living in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He has been playing what he describes as 'psychedelic appalachia' since he was a teenager.2017-05-01T19:30:00+01002017-05-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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Daniel Bachman
Scenatet EnsembleScenatet EnsembleThe experimental ensemble performs Benjamin Oliver's Mr. Turquoise Synth.2017-05-02T19:30:00+01002017-05-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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Scenatet Ensemble
Another TimbreAnother TimbreAnother Timbre label presents three days of music from across the roster, including the UK premiere of Linda Catlin Smith's 'Dirt Road' on the Wednesday, music from Canada and Switzerland for saxophone quartet, for solo piano, and saxophone quartet and sinewaves on the Thursday, and an evening of string trios, duos and solos by three Canadian exper2017-05-03T19:30:00+01002017-05-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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Toshimaru Nakamura & Martin TaxtToshimaru Nakamura & Martin TaxtThe Tokyo-based artist performs electronic music.2017-05-08T19:30:00+01002017-05-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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Toshimaru Nakamura & Martin Taxt
TamikrestTamikrestEver since the release of their first album, Adagh, in 2009, Tamikrest have been regarded as the spearhead of the new Tuareg generation; these legitimate heirs of Tinariwen have long been opening up new paths between desert blues and Western rock.2017-05-09T19:30:00+01002017-05-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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Tamikrest
Marc RibotMarc RibotRibot's guitar performances are unpredictable events which may draw on all of his past recordings or none of them, creating a sonic matrix of memory, free improvisation, zeitgeist, extra-terrestrial radio signals, and much more2017-05-11T19:30:00+01002017-05-11T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
Category: event
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Marc Ribot
Marc RibotMarc RibotRibot's guitar performances are unpredictable events which may draw on all of his past recordings or none of them, creating a sonic matrix of memory, free improvisation, zeitgeist, extra-terrestrial radio signals, and much more2017-05-12T20:00:00+01002017-05-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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Marc Ribot
Howe Gelb Piano TrioHowe Gelb Piano TrioThe American trio plays a unique blend of blues, rock, jazz and country music.2017-05-13T20:00:00+01002017-05-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Cafe OTO, 18-22  Ashwin Street      E8 3DL
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Howe Gelb Piano Trio
 

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Dalston Junction
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
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30 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  24% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 26 minutes from Cafe OTO
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
 
 
 
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  41% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 27 minutes from Cafe OTO
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  41% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 28 minutes from Cafe OTO
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
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Live Music nearest Cafe OTO

Nearest to Cafe OTO
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Servant Jazz Quarters
London > Entertainment > Live Music
10a Bradbury Street, N16 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
Despite the name, Servant Jazz Quarters is not strictly a jazz club. Instead you'll find music from many genres at this Dalston music venue which supports ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 24 minutes from Cafe OTO
Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
 
 
 
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 24 minutes from Cafe OTO
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
 
 
 
 
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Near Cafe OTO
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Arcola Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | Same location as Cafe OTO
This renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rio Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
107 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
In 1905, Clara Ludski decided that the new "electric pictures" were the wave of the future, hired an architect, and had her auctioneers' workshop converted into ... More
 
 
 
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The Vortex Jazz Club
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
Though The Vortex has lost a little of its ramshackle charm in the relocation from Stoke Newington to Dalston, it remains the epitome of an underground ... More
 
 
 
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Ready Or Not
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 22nd and 24th to 29th Apr 2017 - Various Times
Cafe OTO, 24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | Same location as Cafe OTO
Helena Bell directs Naylah Ahmed's fast-paced political thriller set in a suburban house where each character's lives are inexorably tied together and whose hasty decisions leave ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Stefan Aeby Trio // Aki Takase & Rudi Mahall
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 24th April 2017 - 8pm
Cafe OTO, 11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
The Swiss pianist performs jazz with his trio followed by the instrumental duo performing material including songs from their album Evergreen....More
 
 
 
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Intakt Records Festival
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 22nd to 27th Apr 2017 - 8.30pm-11pm
Cafe OTO, 11 Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
The well-known Swiss jazz label, based in Zurich, presents a 12-day festival of world-class musicians. The opening-night event celebrates the 70th birthday of bassist and improv ...More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Cafe OTO
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Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ... More
 
 
 
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Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from Cafe OTO
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ... More
 
 
 
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Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
69 Shakespeare Walk, N16 | 13 minutes from Cafe OTO
A free to use, open access playground in Stoke Newington, Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground gives children aged 6 to 15 access to indoor and outdoor activities ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Cafe OTO

The best shops and markets near Cafe OTO
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Prick
London > Shopping >
492 Kingsland Road, E8 | 5 minutes from Cafe OTO
Prick, London's first boutique dedicated to cacti and other succulents, is the brainchild of Gynelle Leon, an award-winning photographer with a career in forensic science, finance ... More
 
 
 
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The Peanut Vendor
London > Shopping > House and Garden
133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Cafe OTO
The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ... More
 
 
 
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Mint Vintage
London > Shopping > Clothing
71-73 Stoke Newington High Street, Covent Garden, London N16 | 16 minutes from Cafe OTO
Mint Vintage specialises in men's and ladies clothing from seventies sheepskin to hidden vintage gems. No musty second hand cast-offs here. Instead you get an extensive ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Cafe OTO

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Shanghai
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
41 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 1 minute from Cafe OTO
Shanghai occupies the listed premises of a former East End pie and mash shop built when Queen Victoria was on the throne and the atmospheric old ... More
 
 
 
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
148 Kingsland High Street, E8 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
... More
 
 
 
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Somine Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
131 Kingsland High Street, Dalston, E8 | 3 minutes from Cafe OTO
... More
 
 
 
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Education near Cafe OTO

Near Cafe OTO
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 1 minute from Cafe OTO
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 27 minutes from Cafe OTO
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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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 31 minutes from Cafe OTO
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Cafe OTO gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 1 minute from Cafe OTO
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 13 minutes from Cafe OTO
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ... More
 
 
 
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London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 16 minutes from Cafe OTO
Located in a bustling, regenerated area of east London, London Fields park has been transformed from a neglected area of common ground into a thriving rich ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Cafe OTO.
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Barden's Boudoir
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38-44 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 6 minutes from Cafe OTO
A late licence, DJ decks, P.A., stage for live bands, two bars and friendly bar staff selling bottled drinks and beers on tap plus an extensive ... More
 
 
 
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Prince George
London > Nightlife > Pubs
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Cafe OTO
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ... More
 
 
 
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The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 11 minutes from Cafe OTO
Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
 
 
 
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Cafe OTO clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | Same location as Cafe OTO
On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors up over ... More
 
 
 
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The Nest
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, N16 | 6 minutes from Cafe OTO
Opened in 2010, The Nest has become one of London's top clubbing experiences, showcasing the best new dance music talent from around ... More
 
 
 
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Prince George
London > Nightlife >
40 Parkholme Road, E8 | 6 minutes from Cafe OTO
The gentrification of Dalston means that the Prince George is now less of an old man's backstreet local and more of a skinny-jeans-and-ironic-haircut establishment filled with ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Cafe OTO.
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Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 23 minutes from Cafe OTO
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 23 minutes from Cafe OTO
... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 25 minutes from Cafe OTO
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 

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Arcola Theatre

Arcola Theatre's production of Albert Camus's story about living through a time of crisis and fighting back against despair. Adapted ...More

Stefan Aeby Trio // Aki Takase & Rudi Mahall
Concerts | On 24th April 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 3 minutes walk from Cafe Oto

The Swiss pianist performs jazz with his trio followed by the instrumental duo performing material including songs from their album ...More

Intakt Records Festival
Concerts | Until 27th April 2017 

The Vortex Jazz Club 3 minutes walk from Cafe Oto

The well-known Swiss jazz label, based in Zurich, presents a 12-day festival of world-class musicians. The opening-night event celebrates the ...More

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Theatre | On 24th April 2017 

Rosemary Branch Theatre 16 minutes walk from Cafe Oto

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