The Dolphin  

 
 
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165 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 3RH
 
 
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Mon-Thu: 5pm-2.30am; Fri-Sat: 5pm-4.30am; Sun: 5pm-2am
 

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The Dolphin. Irish pub with good facilities for watching sport.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bethnal Green Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Stepney Green Tube Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Homerton Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Sclater Street Car Park
 
25 minutes walk
 
Great Eastern Street NCP
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £122  28% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 12 minutes from The Dolphin
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
 
 
 
Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  26% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 25 minutes from The Dolphin
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 £127  29% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 25 minutes from The Dolphin
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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The best pubs near London The Dolphin.
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Pub on the Park
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Martello Street, Hackney, E8 | 3 minutes from The Dolphin
Perched overlooking London Fields the Pub on the Park is is one of the finest pubs in the East to spend a summer's day. Outside there's ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Dove
London > Nightlife > Pubs
24 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 5 minutes from The Dolphin
Award winning Hackney stalwart The Dove is a wonderful traditional pub on Broadway Market and sister pub to hidden Clerkenwell gem, The Dovetail. A great place ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Dolphin

The Dolphin clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
365-366 Warburton St, Hackney, London E8 | 2 minutes from The Dolphin
Located under the railway arches beside London Fields in Hackney, the London Fields Brewery opened in 2011 and was inspired by the drought of craft beer ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
PortSide Parlour
London > Nightlife > Bars
Off Broadway, 63-65 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 | 6 minutes from The Dolphin
If rum is your tipple of choice, then PortSide Parlour is the place to quench your thirst. Located in an underground bar beneath Off Broadway on ... More
 
 
 
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The Pickle Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
13-14 The Oval, E2 | 9 minutes from The Dolphin
Directly opposite Oval Space and run by the same team, The Pickle Factory hosts shows, bands and club ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney Bluesfest 2017
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Saturday 26th August 2017 - 12noon-10.30pm
The Dolphin, Arch 374 Helmsley Place, E8 | 1 minute from The Dolphin
Food & Drink, Drink & Tastings....More
 
 
 
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Campfire Club Bakehouse Series
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 25th August and Friday 22nd September 2017 - 7.30pm
The Dolphin, Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, E8 | 2 minutes from The Dolphin
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Campfire Club Fridays: L'Hijaz Carr
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 25th August 2017 - 7.30pm-11pm
The Dolphin, Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, E8 | 2 minutes from The Dolphin
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Entertainment near The Dolphin

Near The Dolphin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Netil House
London > Entertainment >
1-7 Westgate Street, Hackney, London E8 | 3 minutes from The Dolphin
A stone's throw from London Fields, Netil House is home to 94 creative studios, a market, gallery and Netil360, a rooftop space with wonderful 360-degree views ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hackney Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
270 Mare Street, Hackney, E8 | 7 minutes from The Dolphin
Picturehouse Cinemas, who run the popular Greenwich Picturehouse and Clapham Picturehouse opened the Hackney Picturehouse on Mare Street in October 2011 which features the biggest ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Oval Space
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 10 minutes from The Dolphin
Oval Space is a multi-use arts and events space with 6,000 square feet of space in Bethnal Green in East London with stunning views over the ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Dolphin

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Dolphin
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The Viktor Wynd Museum Of Curiosities, Fine Art and Natural History
London > Attractions > Museums
11 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 | 6 minutes from The Dolphin
Viktor Wynd launched his Little Shop of Horrors in 2009 and in 2014 it re-opened as a museum of rare and priceless marvels of the natural ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vyner Street Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
21-23 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 6 minutes from The Dolphin
The remnants of its former use as an old industrial area are still visible on Vyner Street. But, in recent years, it has become a hotbed ... More
 
 
 
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Yinka Shonibare Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Sunbury House, 1 Andrews Street, Hackney, London E8 | 6 minutes from The Dolphin
Turner Shortlisted British artist Yinka Shonibare has bought this former office block, in need of some attention, and hardly changed a thing. While the artist decides ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Dolphin

The best shops and markets near The Dolphin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
E5 Bakehouse
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Arch 395 Mentmore Terrace, Hackney, London E8 | 2 minutes from The Dolphin
Ben Mackinnon brings the art of sourdough baking to Hackney through his E5 Bakehouse located in a spruced up railway arch near London Fields in East ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Netil Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Westgate Street, E8 | 3 minutes from The Dolphin
Next door to Netil House, Netil Market is home to a permanent community of independent businesses operating every day of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Broadway Market
London > Shopping > Markets
East London, Hackney, London E8 | 6 minutes from The Dolphin
Broadway is a great little market that is expanding rapidly and enjoys a tremendous reputation. It's worth the trip down there as there's a tremendous variety ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near The Dolphin London?
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Wringer and Mangle
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
13-18 Sidworth Street, E8 | 1 minute from The Dolphin
Following on from the success of the award-winning Hoxton Pony, drinks master Gerry Calabrese presents Wringer & Mangle. Located in London Fields in a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Climpson's Arch
London > Restaurants >
Arch 374 Helmsley Place, E8 | 1 minute from The Dolphin
Set up in 2013, Climpson's Arch has been a business incubator, giving up and coming chefs space to test out their ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Exceline African Cuisine
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
175 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 | 2 minutes from The Dolphin
Home-style east African cooking is hard to come by on the London dining scene, making Bethnal Green's Exceline Exotic Dishes a celebrated east London haunt. Food ... More
 
 
 
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Near The Dolphin
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 16 minutes from The Dolphin
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 17 minutes from The Dolphin
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 22 minutes from The Dolphin
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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Leisure near The Dolphin

The Dolphin gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Martello Road, E8 | 3 minutes from The Dolphin
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 6 minutes from The Dolphin
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 13 minutes from The Dolphin
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Dolphin

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Dolphin.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 7 minutes from The Dolphin
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 25 minutes from The Dolphin
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 30 minutes from The Dolphin
Built in 1729, Nicholas Hawksmoor's Christ Church creation was declared dangerous and closed in 1956. Vigorous campaigning, from the poet Sir John Betjeman among others, eventually ... More
 
 
 
 

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