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144 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R 5DP
 
 
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Cafe VNWe are a fully air conditioned Cafe, Bar & Restaurant serving Vietnamese food in a modern way using the freshest ingredients available. <br /><br />You can come in to dine with us or to drink with us. We have a fully stocked bar serving Asian Beers, wines.<br /><br />Cafe VN also has a basement where it can be hired out or booked for private functions and can cater for small or large parties.<br /><br />You can also come to Cafe VN for coffee, because we are the only coffee house in the UK that puts a Vietnamese coffee through a coffee machine.

 

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The Zetter Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £125  38% off
St John's Square 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 5 minutes from Cafe VN
Found in the trendy neighbourhood of Clerkenwell, The Zetter Hotel provides stylish boutique accommodation within a converted Victorian warehouse. With 59 rooms, each individually designed and ... More
 
 
 
The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell
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49-50 St John's Square, EC1V | 6 minutes from Cafe VN
Located nearby to trendy neighbourbood Farringdon, The Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell has been affectionately named the Great Aunt of the original Zetter Hotel. Within the Georgian townhouse, ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Kings Cross - Bloomsbury
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1 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 6 minutes from Cafe VN
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London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
86 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Cafe VN
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109 Fleet Street, City, London EC4A | 11 minutes from Cafe VN
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Cafe VN, Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street, EC2P | 4 minutes from Cafe VN
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Cafe VN, 48 Doughty Street, WC1N | 6 minutes from Cafe VN
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Guardian House, 119 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from Cafe VN
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Science Museum, Exhibition Road, Clerkenwell, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Cafe VN
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London > Shopping > Specialists
89 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 1 minute from Cafe VN
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This down to earth market in Leather Lane is what traditional London street stalls should look like. A bit scruffy it may be but you never ... More
 
 
 
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London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from Cafe VN
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
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159 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from Cafe VN
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113-117 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 2 minutes from Cafe VN
Most people's gripe about South Ken's graffiti chic venue Ghost INC is that it would be better suited to the edgier East End than the haughty ... More
 
 
 
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"Restaurateurs the world over could learn a thing or two from Jason Atherton when it comes to what makes a great restaurant bar," says ... More
 
 
 
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Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1 | 4 minutes from Cafe VN
Set in an attractive cobbled courtyard, this candlelit bistro/wine bar is a taste of an older, more civilised world. Uniformed French waiters glide unobtrusively between tables ... More
 
 
 
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Crypt on the Green
London > Business > Venue Hire
Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from Cafe VN
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8 South Square, Gray's Inn, Holborn, London WC1R | 4 minutes from Cafe VN
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Richard Eyre's production of Verdi's tragic opera, telling the tale of a doomed Parisian courtesan. Sung in Italian with English ...More

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Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from Cafe Vn

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Concerts | Until 9th February 2017 

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Take a tour of the new stations, art and public space on London's newest railway in this interactive exhibition....More

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Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
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Cambridge Theatre 3 minutes walk from Cafe Vn

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The Donmar Warehouse 3 minutes walk from Cafe Vn

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