Places to go in Spitalfields
Latin American Restaurant
Horner Square, Shadwell, E1 6AA [map]
Walk through the doors of Las Iguanas and find yourself transported to Latin America, full of rich, vibrant colours, quirky features and custom-made wooden mosaic tables made especially for the restaurant from sustainable woods in Brazil.
Photography & Cameras
117 Commercial Street, Shadwell, E1 6BG [map]
Lomography's East London Gallery Store is located on the corner of Spitalfields Market and just five minutes walk from bustling Brick Lane.
60-62 Commercial Street, Shoreditch, E1 6LT [map]
Lupita East serves tacos, tostadas, quesadillas and enchiladas and Mexico's infamous Churros con Chocolate - the Spanish pastry brought to Mexico in the 1930s.
Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, E1 6JJ [map]
Housed on the ground floor of Shoreditch’s Tea Building, Lyle’s offers modern British fare curated by head chef James Lowe.
Children's Clothing & Accessories
162 Brick Lane, Shadwell, E1 6RU [map]
Buy designer baby clothes and funky baby clothing from Oh Baby London.
91 Brick Lane, Whitechapel, E1 6QL [map]
Old Truman Brewery is features a variety of spaces for markets and exhibitions. It houses 200 small, creative businesses like fashion designers, artists and DJs.
ChildLine, 45 Folgate Street, Shoreditch, E1 6GL [map]
ChildLine postgraduate intern Rhianna has designed her own bear for the Paddington Trail and was inspired by everything that makes her happy.
Fish & Chips
6-8 Hanbury Street, Spitalfields, E1 6QR [map]
Poppies has been serving authentic fish and chips in London since 1945.
Units 47-51, Boxpark, Shoreditch, E1 6GY [map]
Bringing a taste of the Deep South to Shoreditch, Porky’s in Boxpark is the third London venture from the BBQ specialists
140 Shoreditch High Street, Shadwell, E1 6JE [map]
Present is a menswear store that sells new and unique lifestyle products such as clothing, footwear, accessories, homewear and publications. It was founded in 2009 by Eddie Prendergast and Steve Davies and stocks niche and recognised menswear brands such as Nanamica, Filson, Brooks Brothers Black Fleece, Alden and Trickers.
6 Horner Square, Spitalfields Market, E1 6EW [map]
Situated in the heart of the renowned Old Spitalfields Market, voted Best London Market 2 years in a row, and just a stone's throw away from the buzzing City of London, this restaurant is one of a kind.
35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road, E1 6LA [map]
Rich Mix is a cultural and community space in East London, offering live music, three cinema screens, dance, theatre, spoken word, education, and a range of creative activities for people of all ages and cultures.
Antiques, Vintage & Second-Hand
101 & 107 Brick Lane, E1 6SE [map]
Rokit sell a wide range of clothes for both men and women, including a range of knitwear, vintage and second-hand clothing including party-wear, ski jackets, sheepskin jackets and accessories.
136 Brick Lane, E1 6RU [map]
A key part of the Brick Lane curry scene since 1975, Sheba Restaurant is dedicated to producing an acclaimed combination of recognisable curry favourites alongside its signature recipes that truly represent Indian culinary tradition.
Brushfield Street, Spitalfields, E1 6AA [map]
Experience an amazing exhibition of colourful street art on a guided walking tour of Brick Lane and Shoreditch, including Banksy, Shepard Fairey, Eine, Roa and other street artists
64 Commercial Street, E1 6LT [map]
The Skylight Cafe is the latest in a series of projects developed by Crisis to help homeless people rebuild their social and practical skills, join the world of work and boost their confidence and self-esteem.
Weaver Street, E1 5HJ [map]
Spitalfields City Farm brings the countryside to the city, providing education and environmental opportunities to local communities in a relaxed and enjoyable way.
Upstairs at 226 Shoreditch High Street, E1 6PJ [map]
Upstairs at Nancy's, a curious space can be found.
Unit 7 Dray Walk, 91 Brick Lane, Truman Brewery, E1 6QL [map]
The Village Bicycle a fashion-focused boutique based in Central London that is designed to encapsulate the energy and vibrant creativity from London and around the world.