Brick Lane Guide

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Brick Lane is in the borough of Tower Hamlets, click the links to see other regions.
Famous Brick Lane is known for its great curry houses as well as being central to the city’s Bangladeshi community. Apart from the array of cultures and eateries found in the area, Brick Lane is also well known as a theatrical centre, with plenty of up and coming talent regularly playing in its theatres.

More recently, Brick Lane has become famous for having some of the most popular and well-known night clubs including The Vibe Bar and 93 Feet East. Brick Lane also has the largest showcase for young and new designers, which attracts worldwide attention.

Brick Lane is set to continue to rise in popularity, particularly with the improved travel links planned in preparation for the 2012 Olympics. Currently, the area is dominated by residential and social establishments, which makes this a wonderful area to visit or even live.

What's On in the area

Nov
22
Tue
Christmas Past: 400 Years of Seasonal Traditions in English Homes

Location: The Geffrye Museum of the Home, 136 Kingsland Road, Hoxton, London
Dec
8
Thu
Amnesty International UK December Fundraising Booksale
Human Rights Action Centre, 17-25 New Inn Yard London
Dec
8
Thu
Strictly Networking
9 Alie Street, 3rd floor

Dec
8
Thu
My Life as a Work of Art: Book Party at Libreria
Libreria Bookshop, 65 Hanbury Street, London

Nov
3
Thu
Wandering / WILDING: Blackness on the Internet
IMT Gallery 2, 210 Cambridge Heath Road, London
Dec
2
Fri
London International Animation Festival
Barbican Cinema, Silk Street, London

The following events are coming up soon and are all listed at locations within 1 mile from central Brick Lane.
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Our local trusted reviews...

[Restaurant]
Darbaar
7/10
[Restaurant]
Strut & Cluck
7/10
[Restaurant]
Absurd Bird
7/10

Experiences in the area...


The best places near here...

Aladin Restaurant
Best for...
  • Hot and spicy: London's best curry houses
  • Ouch! Restaurants serving London's hottest curries

Bengal Village
Best for...
  • London's toughest food challenges


Les Trois Garcons
Best for...
  • Best venues for a celebration

The Drunken Monkey
Best for...
  • Mmmm: London's tastiest dim sum



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