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
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  24% 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 £134  24% 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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  33% 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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The Bricklayers Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
63 Charlotte Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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Bar Kick
London > Nightlife > Bars
127 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
Fashionable Shoreditch drinkers from all around the globe are attracted to this cellar bar by its rickety old furniture, interesting imported beers, and a pricy, but ... More
 
 
 
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Callooh Callay
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
Often regarded as one of Shoreditch's best cocktail bars, Callooh Callay is a popular venue with an ambitious, regularly changing cocktail menu. Examples include the Electric ... More
 
 
 
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Cargo
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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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Carnatic Connections
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 9th December 2016 - 8pm
George & Dragon, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 | 5 minutes from George & Dragon
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Softer Still
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 9th December 2016 - 8pm-2am
George & Dragon, 38 Great Eastern Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from George & Dragon
Self-penned dreampop is what this Surrey-based foursome performs. With support from Giant Party and Only Sun....More
 
 
 
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Space Jam: 20th Anniversary Party & Screening
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 9th December 2016 - 8pm-3am
George & Dragon, 70 Hoxton Street, N1 | 5 minutes from George & Dragon
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Comedy Cafe
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
66-68 Rivington Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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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Sonos Studio London
London > Entertainment >
21 Club Row, E2 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
High-end audio brand Sonos opens the Sonos Studio London, their new permanent cultural space, in late 2015. Building on their space in LA, which has been ... More
 
 
 
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Aubin Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
64-66 Redchurch Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 5 minutes from George & Dragon
Housed in the Aubin & Wills concept store, the Aubin Cinema is a intimate 47-seat theatre with velvet chairs and sofas, plumped up with Aubin & ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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Iniva
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
8-9 Rivington Place, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from George & Dragon
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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Hoxton Square
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N1 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Calvert Avenue, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Shopping >
Boxpark, Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London E1 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Shopping > Specialists
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Death By Burrito
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen, 2-4 Hoxton Square, N1 | 1 minute from George & Dragon
Run by the Rebel Dining Society, Death by Burrito is a contemporary Mexican grill and cocktail bar at Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen. Stepping outside of ... More
 
 
 
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Bird
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
42-44 Kingsland Road, E2 | 1 minute from George & Dragon
Run by Paul Hemings and Cara Ceppetelli, who both grew up in North America, Bird in Shoreditch aims to provide Londoners with a new style of ... More
 
 
 
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Chopsticks Of Fury
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
52 Kingsland Road, Hoxton, London E2 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
FiftyTwo Social, the team behind Shoreditch supermarket The Grocery, are presenting a two-month pop-up this spring. Open from 22nd April 2015, Chopsticks of Fury brings together ... More
 
 
 
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London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 2 minutes from George & Dragon
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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London > Education > Evening Classes
45 Coronet Street, Hoxton, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from George & Dragon
Arts and crafts classes... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from George & Dragon
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SPACe Centre
London > Leisure >
31 Falkirk Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
SPACe, the Hackney Sports and Performing Art Centre, is an award-winning leisure centre in Hackney which is part of Hackney Community College. Opened in 2001, SPACe ... More
 
 
 
Frame Shoreditch
London > Leisure > Fitness
29 New Inn Yard, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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16 Hoxton Square, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from George & Dragon
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London > Business > Venue Hire
3 Godfrey Place, Shoreditch, London E2 | 1 minute from George & Dragon
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11 Perseverance Works, 38 Kingsland Road, E2 | 1 minute 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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