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George & Dragon  

 
 
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2 Hackney Road, Shoreditch, London E2 7NS
 
 
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Daily 6pm-11pm
 

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George & DragonA refurbished venue in Shoreditch, the George & Dragon mixes East End earthiness with hip, Hoxton bohemia and the result is a relaxed mix of 70s / 80s retro with a down-to-earth decor. A CD juke box and a DJ in the evenings provide a lively, yet comfortable feel. It's not the largest of bars - if it was a piece of real estate, it would be described as 'intimate' - but the relative lack of space only serves to reinforce the warm, convivial atmosphere and this remains one of the more alternative nights out in Shoreditch, a part of town where alternativeness is the norm.

 

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Old Street Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Liverpool Street Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
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Hoxton Overground Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
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Great Eastern Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Leonard Street Car Park
 
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Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £112  42% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £155  25% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  39% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from George & Dragon
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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London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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17B Kingsland Road, E2 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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65 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 18th October 2019 - 7.30pm
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George & Dragon, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 5 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Events > Dance  Dates: Friday 18th October 2019 - 8pm
George & Dragon, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 5 minutes from George & Dragon
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66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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21 Club Row, E2 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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N1 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 1 minute from George & Dragon
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Bird
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
42-44 Kingsland Road, E2 | 1 minute from George & Dragon
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London > Restaurants > American restaurants
28 Kingsland Road, E2 | 1 minute from George & Dragon
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London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from George & Dragon
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 13 minutes from George & Dragon
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4 Ebor Street, E1 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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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2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 11 minutes from George & Dragon
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