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Ace Hotel London Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  26% off
100 Shoreditch High Street, E1 | 10 minutes from Subterranean Books
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  33% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 10 minutes from Subterranean Books
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
 
 
 
Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £111  41% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 11 minutes from Subterranean Books
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
 
 
 
 
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Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2.5 miles from Subterranean Books
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
 
 
 
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 2.5 miles from Subterranean Books
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 14 minutes from Subterranean Books
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Subterranean Books
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WAWA
London > Shopping > House and Garden
3 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
WAWA came about when, in 1998, Richard Ward extended his furniture workshop to include rugs by Lucy Wassell. Now you'll find a whole range of funky ... More
 
 
 
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Warren Evans Furniture
London > Shopping > House and Garden
7a Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
Handmade wooden beds, matresses and furniture that are a class above your average flat packed homeware. All the timber is ethically sourced and fairly traded, with ... More
 
 
 
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Columbia Road Flower Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
Lined with chic boutiques, every Sunday this historic street fills with a bright patchwork of hundreds of flower stalls. Columbia Road is the capital's most colourful ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 1st July 2017 - 9pm-2am
Subterranean Books, 44-46 Pollard Row, E2 | 7 minutes from Subterranean Books
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Douchebag: Post-Pride Party!
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 8th July 2017 - 10pm-4am
Subterranean Books, 359 Bethnal Green Road, E2 | 7 minutes from Subterranean Books
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Daniel Gini & Angela Bacon - Monthly Tango Lesson + Practicalonga
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 1st July, 5th August and 2nd September 2017 - 7pm-10pm
Subterranean Books, 3 Godfrey Place, E2 | 8 minutes from Subterranean Books
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Oval Space
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 7 minutes from Subterranean Books
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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Sonos Studio London
London > Entertainment >
21 Club Row, E2 | 9 minutes from Subterranean Books
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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Hoxton Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
130 Hoxton Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 9 minutes from Subterranean Books
Built in 1863 as a saloon-style music hall, this Grade II listed multi-arts venue represents the absolute pinnacle of trendy Shoreditch. Hoxton Hall played host to ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Subterranean Books
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Seamus Ryan Sunday Shoots
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
7 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
Like most things on and around Columbia Road, Seamus Ryan's studio is only open on Sundays. The rest of the time Seamus works on high end ... More
 
 
 
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StART Space
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
150 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
Art gallery on Columbia Road. You can also pick up a cup of coffee here from 9am till 3pm each Sunday so you can enjoy a ... More
 
 
 
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Hackney City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Goldsmiths Row, Hackney, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
This inner city site next to Haggerston Park was used as a farm as far back as the early 1800s when fresh produce was grown here ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near Subterranean Books London?
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Marksman
London > Restaurants >
254 Hackney Road, E2 | Same location as Subterranean Books
Revamped in 2015, the Marksman is a proper east London pub that combines quality dining with boozing. The bar, stocked with local beers such as the ... More
 
 
 
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Stingray Globe Cafe
London > Restaurants >
109 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 1 minute from Subterranean Books
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Jones Dairy Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
23 Ezra Street, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
A century ago this was a working Welsh dairy, but for some decades now it has been a chirpy cafe attached to an excellent cheese shop. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Subterranean Books

Near Subterranean Books
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The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 7 minutes from Subterranean Books
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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Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 14 minutes from Subterranean Books
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 16 minutes from Subterranean Books
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
 
 
 
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York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 12 minutes from Subterranean Books
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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spa LONDON
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 12 minutes from Subterranean Books
Bethnal Green's former Turkish baths have been refurbished and turned into a spa complete with aroma steam rooms and a plunge pool. Spa LONDON is run ... More
 
 
 
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L!FE Shoreditch
London > Leisure >
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch, London E1 | 13 minutes from Subterranean Books
Spread over three floors L!FE is a unique space within The Old Truman Brewery where yoga, food and music sit side-by-side. ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Subterranean Books.
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Fanny Nelsons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
32 Horatio Street, E2 | 1 minute from Subterranean Books
At risk of being converted into a block of flats when it closed, east London boozer Nelsons Head was saved by its beloved locals in 2016, ... More
 
 
 
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The Royal Oak
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
73 Columbia Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Subterranean Books
You might just recognise this pub off the telly - it has featured in the Kray's film, sitcom Good Night Sweetheart and even Blue Peter. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Sebright Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
31-35 Coate Street, Hackney, London E2 | 5 minutes from Subterranean Books
Located in Bethnal Green, The Sebright Arms in a good honest pub with a history in hosting entertainment (particularly live music and comedy) brought to you ... More
 
 
 
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Subterranean Books clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Sager + Wilde
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
193 Hackney Road, Hackney, London E2 | 4 minutes from Subterranean Books
A wine bar which began as a pop-up hosting wine nights in a former bank vault in Shoreditch, Sager + Wilde is run by husband and ... More
 
 
 
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TT Liquor
London > Nightlife > Bars
17B Kingsland Road, E2 | 9 minutes from Subterranean Books
Three floors dedicated to cocktails and a specialist liquor store, TT Liquor in Shoredtich converts a 19th century police station (complete with historic jail cells, still ... More
 
 
 
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The Pickle Factory
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
13-14 The Oval, E2 | 9 minutes from Subterranean Books
Directly opposite Oval Space and run by the same team, The Pickle Factory hosts shows, bands and club ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Subterranean Books.
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Shoreditch Town Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
380 Old Street, Shoreditch, London EC1V | 11 minutes from Subterranean Books
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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Bistrotheque
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 12 minutes from Subterranean Books
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 16 minutes from Subterranean Books
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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Chaos Terrain
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Rich Mix Centre 10 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

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Rich Mix Centre 10 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

Open-mic storytelling competitions. Open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the night's theme. Come tell a story, ...More

Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2017: Chaos Terrain By Ralph Hunter-Menzies
Exhibitions | Until 30th June 2017 

Rich Mix Centre 10 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

The artist's works involve marks made by erasure using a number of different processes....More

Girls Behind Decks
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 18th December 2017 

Cargo 11 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

Top female resident DJs spinning old and new house tracks....More

Searching For Ghosts
Exhibitions | Until 21st January 2018 

V & A Museum of Childhood 12 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

Working with the museum and photographer Tom Hunter participants undertook an exploration of some of the housing in East London; ...More

Seen But Not Heard
Exhibitions | Until 19th November 2017 

V & A Museum of Childhood 12 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

A display of Rachel Molina's work of intimate photographic portraits and testimonies highlighting children in the transition from primary to ...More

Real Estate
Concerts | On 26th June 2017 

Rough Trade East 13 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

The American rock band from New Jersey perform songs from their album In Mind....More

Last Days of Shoreditch Riviera
Last Days of Shoreditch Riviera
Foodie Events | Until 16th September 2017 

288 Old Street 13 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

The much-loved Last Days of Shoreditch is back for its seventh year in 2017 with three months of street food, ...More

 
Cascade @ Free Range
Exhibitions | Until 26th June 2017 

The Old Truman Brewery 14 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

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Junkyard Golf Club
Junkyard Golf Club
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

The Old Truman Brewery 14 minutes walk from Subterranean Books

Getting a refresh for its second year, Junkyard Golf Club in the loading bay of the Old Truman Brewery gets ...More

 

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Displaying over vegetarian 40 dishes, tibits retains its showcase centrepiece at its second London restaurant....More

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