Orc's Nest  

 
 
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6 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9RY
 
 
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Mon-Wed, Fri: 11am-6.30pm; Thu: 11am-7pm; Sat: 11am-6pm; Sun: closed
 

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Orc’s Nest is the largest independent retailer of role playing merchandise in London. Inside you can pick up all the models, trading cards, magazines, comics and table top games. This is the kind of thing usually bought on-line these days, but it’s worth popping in to check out the life-size figures and chat to the friendly staff.

 

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Leicester Square Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
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Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
1 minutes walk
 
China Town Masterpark
 
2 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £139  27% off
Seven Dials, WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
In the middle of Covent Garden, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street (formally the Mountbatten) is perfect for those wanting to be in the heart of ... More
 
 
 
St Martins Lane, A Morgans Original
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £199  28% off
45 St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 4 minutes from Orc's Nest
One of the first design hotels, it certainly hasn't lost any of its cool appeal and continues to impress with great service and high standards. The ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £143  38% off
Leicester Square, WC2H | 5 minutes from Orc's Nest
Overlooking Leicester Square - the setting for London's regular film premieres - the Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire has glamorous, exclusive décor to match its high-profile setting: ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Tea House
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Neal Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Orc's Nest
Neal Street's famous Tea House sells more than 100 different type of teas from all around the world as well as various teapots, crockery and accessories. ... More
 
 
 
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53 New Oxford Street, Covent Garden, London WC1A | 5 minutes from Orc's Nest
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17 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
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London > Shopping > Shoes
9 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
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Pierre Hermé Paris
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
38 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
Celebrated chef patissier Pierre Hermé, known as the 'Picasso of Pastry', opened his third London boutique in late 2014, located on Monmouth Street in Covent Garden. ... More
 
 
 
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Orc's Nest, Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from Orc's Nest
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Orc's Nest, 404 Strand, WC2R | 6 minutes from Orc's Nest
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
West Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1A | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
The towering Palace Theatre dominates Cambridge Circus. Five storeys of dark-red brick with octagonal towers on the top give it a looming aspect better suited to ... More
 
 
 
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
111 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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19 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Orc's Nest
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London > Restaurants > French restaurants
13 - 15 West Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
Monsier Robuchon retired at the top of his game after being voted the chef of the century in 1990, but returned in the late 90s to ... More
 
 
 
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27 Litchfield Street, Leicester Square, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
North African cuisine. Booking essential. Separate room for parties. Occasional live entertainment. ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
1-5 West Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
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London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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English [Out There!]
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10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 6 minutes from Orc's Nest
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1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 9 minutes from Orc's Nest
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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London > Leisure > Arts Centres
24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Orc's Nest
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Orc's Nest
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Orc's Nest
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The Phoenix Artist Club
London > Nightlife > Bars
1 Phoenix Street, Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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The London Cocktail Club
London > Nightlife > Bars
6-7 Great Newport Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's free ... More
 
 
 
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Tea Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
23-24 Greek Street, W1D | 2 minutes from Orc's Nest
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68 Dean Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Orc's Nest
This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
 
 
 
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Odeon, Leicester Square
London > Business > Venue Hire
24-26 Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Orc's Nest
One of London's biggest cinemas, the Odeon Leicester Square regularly plays host to premieres and awards ceremonies as well as screening the week's big releases. Aside ... More
 
 
 
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St Martins Lane Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from Orc's Nest
To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
 
 
 
 

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