Places to go in Holborn
167 Drury Lane, WC2B 5PG [map]
Close to the theatres of the West End, The Drury Club mixes New York speakeasy style with Parisian elegance. Primarily a members club – but open to non-members via a guest list – this atmospheric venue blends hip hop and rock on Fridays and turns to house, R&B and dance on Saturdays.
61 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3LH [map]
Fields Bar & Kitchen specialises in pizzas from a traditional wood-fired oven and has a summer terrace.
21-23 Aldwych, Charing Cross, WC2B 4DD [map]
Good Godfrey's at The Waldorf Hilton is inspired by the glamour of the 1920s and its central location on The Strand makes it perfect for pre or post-theatre drinks. Choose from rum, vodka, gin or champagne-based cocktails created by the bar's award-winning mixologist, or try the hot gin punch – a sharing cocktail served warm in a teapot.
Outside Holborn Tube Station, 88-94 Kingsway, Holborn, WC2B 6AA [map]
The Holborn information kiosk, located on Kingsway just outside Holborn Tube Station, is open Monday to Friday from 8am to 6pm and is a great place to get directions or pick up your Holborn and London-wide tourist information.
1 Russell Street, WC2B 5JD [map]
Welcome to cornucopia of confectionery that is Hope and Greenwood where please, thank you and polka dots are never out of fashion.
64 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Greater London, WC2A 3JX [map]
The brainchild of Creative Director Lorenzo Di Francesco and Head Chef Daniele Miconi, House of Peroni offers a refined take on Italian cuisine in a super-chic setting.
Antiques, Vintage & Second-Hand
Chancery House, 53-64 Chancery Lane, WC2A 1QT [map]
London Silver Vaults is home to the world's largest retail collection of fine antique silver.
One Aldwych, Greater London, WC2B 4BZ [map]
At the exclusive 5-star One Aldwych hotel in London's Covent Garden, the Lobby Bar & Indigo offer glamorous cocktails and delectable afternoon teas.
71 Aldwych, City of Westminster, WC2B 4HN [map]
The largest of Rainer Becker’s Roka restaurants in London, this venue in Aldwych focuses on Robatayaki dishes.
13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, WC2A 3BP [map]
The former residence of Sir John Soane, architect of the Bank of England. The collection includes over 20,000 architectural drawings, antiquities and works by Hogarth, Turner, Canaletto and Piranesi.
36 Great Queen Street, Holborn, WC2B 5AA [map]
Stephen Jones Millinery specialise in bespoke and ready-made hats for a variety of occasions as well as baseball caps, cowboy hats, berets and cocktails hats. They also sell scarves. A delivery service is provided.
Catherine Street, WC2B 5JF [map]
This beautiful theatre is one of only three Grade One listed theatres in London.
Aldwych, WC2B 4DD [map]
Located in the heart of Theatreland in the West End of London, this iconic five-star hotel is one of the city's most famous. With a bar, a restaurant, a gym and a swimming pool, The Waldorf lives up to its reputation.
Art & Craft
68 Drury Lane, Holborn, WC2B 5SP [map]
Brodie & Middleton specialise in theatrical scenic supplies such as art materials including paints, oils and brushes.
Clare Market, Charing Cross, WC2A 2AB [map]
Waterstones is a chain of bookshops where there are regular readings and promotions.
2 St. Clement's Lane, Charing Cross, WC2A 2HA [map]
Ye Olde White Horse serve a variety of beers, wines, spirits and pub snacks including sandwiches.
WC2B 5HZ [map]
Belushi's is a chain of bars that provide a wide range of entertainment including live music, DJs, karaoke and Sky Sports on a big screen TV.