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The Tower Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  22% off
Guoman Tower, E1Q | 4 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
It's the location on the River Thames that give this hotel next to the Tower of London and Tower Bridge a wow factor. It's also very ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £98  42% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 5 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
 
 
 
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £179  42% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 7 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Cafes and Delis nearest Design Museum Cafe

Nearest to Design Museum Cafe
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Watch House
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Cardamom Bldg, 31 Shad Thames, SE1 | 1 minute from Design Museum Cafe
Located on London's famous Shad Thames, The Watch House coffee shop near Tower Bridge draws inspiration from the merchant history of the River Thames itself ... More
 
 
 
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Dim T
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
2B More London, Riverside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
... More
 
 
 
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The Watch House
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
199 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
The original Watch House, which gives this mini chain of coffee shops its name, is housed in a unique Bermondsey Street ... More
 
 
 
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Dining near Design Museum Cafe

Near Design Museum Cafe
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Blueprint Cafe
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
28 Shad Thames, SE1 | 1 minute from Design Museum Cafe
Take in the views of the river while enjoying Joe Albina's short but perfectly formed menu. The choices change daily and on a seasonal basis ... More
 
 
 
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Ask! Pizza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
34 Shad Thames, Butlers Wharf, SE1 | 1 minute from Design Museum Cafe
A good pizza chain. Serves tasty large Italian pizzas, pasta and salads in light spacious restaurants. A reliable and quick meal option.... More
 
 
 
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Bengal Clipper
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
Shad Thames, Butler's Wharf, Tower Bridge, Southwark, London SE1 | 1 minute from Design Museum Cafe
North Indian cuisine. Booking advised. Occasional live entertainment. ... More
 
 
 
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The Big Draw
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: 1st to 31st October 2017
Design Museum Cafe, Tower Bridge Road, South Kensington, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
If cave men could animate then so can you. That's the premise behind The Big Draw which takes Living Lines as its theme for 2017. The ...More
 
 
 
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Phobophobia: Night Terrors
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: 21st to 31st October 2017 - Various Times
Design Museum Cafe, 2-4 Tooley Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
An adults-only Halloween spectacular, which invites visitors to wander through dark, labyrinthine corridors inhabited by lost children and a motley crew of otherworldly apparitions....More
 
 
 
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Laika
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th September to 4th November 2017
Design Museum Cafe, 147 Tooley Street, More London, SE1 | 6 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
A moving sci-fi adventure about the first dog in space inventively told using puppetry, movement and music. By Bryony Hannah and Avye Leventis....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Design Museum Cafe

Near Design Museum Cafe
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The Bridge Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
3 Potters Fields Park, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
What Nicholas Hytner did next: after 12 years as director of the National Theatre, the theatre chief is building a theatre from the ground up. Designed ... More
 
 
 
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Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
 
 
 
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The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Design Museum Cafe

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Design Museum Cafe
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Tower Bridge Exhibition
London > Attractions > Museums
Tower Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its ... More
 
 
 
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Tower Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Tower Bridge Road, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
With its views of the Tower Of London and The Shard, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its ... More
 
 
 
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City Hall
London > Attractions > Sights
110 The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
It may look like a pile of CDs tilted at a precarious angle so it's about to fall over, but this attractive Norman Foster building near ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Design Museum Cafe

The best shops and markets near Design Museum Cafe
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The Kiosk at Le Pont de la Tour
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
36D Shad Thames, SE1 | 1 minute from Design Museum Cafe
A small store serving take away coffee, sandwiches and salads, The Kiosk is run by ... More
 
 
 
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St Katharine Docks World Food Market
London > Shopping > Markets
St Katharine Docks, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 4 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Re-launched as the St Katharine Docks World Food Market in 2016, the weekly market now offers a diversified range of street food ... More
 
 
 
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Maltby Street Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Maltby Street, Bermondsey, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
With Borough Market getting more and more popular, some vendors have opened up shop underneath the railway arches at nearby Maltby Street. More of an informal ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Design Museum Cafe

Near Design Museum Cafe
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 25 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 27 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 31 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
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 Design Museum Cafe

Design Museum Cafe gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
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Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 9 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
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Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Design Museum Cafe

The best pubs near London Design Museum Cafe.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Captain Kidd
London > Nightlife > Pubs
108 Wapping High Street, Tower Hamlets, London E1W | 12 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
The real magic of Wapping's riverside Captain Kidd pub is outside on the L-shaped patio. The Thames is rather narrow here and so the action seems ... More
 
 
 
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Design Museum Cafe clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
 
 
 
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Nine Lives
London > Nightlife > Bars
8 Holyrood Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
The founders of Sweet&Chilli, experts in cocktail research and creation, are behind this late night Bermondsey Street cocktail bar. Set in a Victorian ... More
 
 
 
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Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Design Museum Cafe

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Design Museum Cafe.
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London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
... More
 
 
 
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Tower of London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Waterloo Block, City, London EC3N | 6 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
With close to 1,000 years of royal history lurking within its highly fortified walls, a trip to the Tower of London is like traveling back to ... More
 
 
 
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Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 9 minutes from Design Museum Cafe
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
 
 
 
 

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The Big Draw
The Big Draw
Kids Events | Until 31st October 2017 

Tower Bridge 2 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

If cave men could animate then so can you. That's the premise behind The Big Draw which takes Living Lines ...More

 
Young Marx
Young Marx
Theatre | Until 31st December 2017 

The Bridge Theatre 2 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

Nicholas Hytner directs the world premiere staging of Richard Bean and Clive Coleman's historical comedy set in 1850 London, where ...More

 
Beowulf
Theatre | Until 5th November 2017 

Unicorn Theatre 6 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

An exciting, adventurous and atmospheric new interpretation of the epic poem performed with live music. Written by Chris Thorpe. Directed ...More

Coppa Club Winter Igloos
Coppa Club Winter Igloos
Seasonal | Until 31st December 2017 

Coppa Club 7 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

The instagram hit of last winter, Coppa Club's igloos along the Thames are back and this year they're even better. ...More

 
Ann Veronica Janssens
Exhibitions | Until 12th November 2017 

White Cube Bermondsey 9 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

The first extensive solo exhibition of Janssens' work in the UK, exploring spatio-temporal experience and the limits of perception through ...More

Cerith Wyn Evans
Exhibitions | Until 12th November 2017 

White Cube Bermondsey 9 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

Exhibitions & Art, Sculpture....More

Damian Ortega: Play Time
Exhibitions | Until 12th November 2017 

White Cube Bermondsey 9 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

Exhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration....More

The Terrible Infants
The Terrible Infants
Theatre | Until 28th October 2017 

Wilton's Music Hall 11 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

The Terrible Infants theatre company (or Les Enfants Terribles) present the ten year anniversary production of their multi-award winning show ...More

 
Reverberate: Borough New Music Series 2
Concerts | On 24th October 2017 

St George The Martyr, Southwark 15 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

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Thomas Ruff
Exhibitions | Until 21st January 2018 

Whitechapel Gallery 16 minutes walk from Design Museum Cafe

Photographic prints by the German artist, exploring themes of cosmology, suburbia, nudity, utopianism and catastrophe, continuing an almost four decade-long ...More

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Blisters: The Paperback Edition
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MC Motors

Blisters: The Paperback Edition will be the sixth edition of Print Club London's Blisters show, returning after three years away. Taking place at MC Motors, the end of ...More

The Magic Roundabout
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After a successful summer season, the Magic Roundabout is back is back for winter....More

 
Smoking Goat
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Opened in 2014, Soho dive bar and dining room Smoking Goat is a popular side ...More

 
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Ben Chapman, Brian Hannon and head chef Ali Borer open a second Smoking Goat, in ...More

 
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A former spice factory near Tower Bridge has become a cool coffee shop, offering signature cocktails at night....More

The Watch House
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Once a shelter for men guarding St Mary Magdalane Church graveyard at night, now a cosy Bermondsey Street coffee shop....More

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Chancery Lane coffee shop The Watch House becomes, from 5pm each evening, a cosy wine ...More

 
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Claw Carnaby is the first bricks and mortar site for the seafood specialist....More

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The Good Egg
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Chefs Joel Braham, Alex Coppard and Oded Mizrachi repeat the success of their much-loved Stoke ...More

 
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Bombay Bustle
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The team behind Jamavar honour the men who use Mumbai's local railway to deliver home ...More

 
Picasso
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The Playground Theatre

The refurbished London theatre opens with Terry d'Alfonso's biographical drama, which explores the professional triumphs and personal tribulations of the revered Spanish painter and sculptor. Peter Tate plays the title role, directed by Michael Hunt....More

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The Grand, Clapham

The Grand, Clapham pays homage to the finest ...More

 
Awful Auntie
Theatre | From 2nd November 

Richmond Theatre

The Birmingham Stage Company, who recently completed a record-breaking tour of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny, now turn their attention to Walliams' Awful Auntie. Awfully thrilling fun for everyone over five, the stage show tells the ...More

Stylist Live
Exhibitions | From 10th November 

Olympia London

Presented by Stylist Magazine, Stylist Live is back for its third year in 2017 and it has doubled in size since launching in 2015. Taking place at Olympia London, the event expects to welcome 21,000 ...More

Gilbert & George: The Beard Pictures And Their Fuckosophy
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Exhibitions | From 22nd November 

White Cube Bermondsey

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Miss Julie
Theatre | From 14th November 

Jermyn Street Theatre

Howard Brenton's adaptation of August Strindberg's Miss Julie gets its London premiere this November at the Jermyn Street Theatre. Directed by Tom Littler, it will be the first West End staging of the play since ...More

Rose Wylie
Rose Wylie
Exhibitions | From 30th November 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery

A new exhibition at the Serpentine presents the work of British artist Rose Wylie, showcasing ...More

 
Vegan Nights
Foodie Events | On 23rd November 

The Boiler House

After the roaring success of the original Vegan Nights market - the queue stretched all the way down Brick Lane - it's coming back this November. Hosted by the Truman Markets and King Cook of ...More

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Concerts | On 12th November 

SSE Arena, Wembley

In 2017, the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) are to be held in London for the first time in 21 years. Coming to Wembley's SSE Arena in November, the awards will be hosted by Rita ...More

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