Blitz is a huge five-room Victorian warehouse transformed into an all-encompassing department store in East London. Read More


Blitz is a massive five-room Victorian Warehouse in Shoreditch, East London, transformed into the world's first vintage department store. You'll find everything from coffee to books through to records and art. The stop prides itself on the 70s, 80s and 90s vintage fashion collections hand-selected to create an on-trend boutique shopping experience.

Venue Details & Map


55 - 59 Hanbury Street
E1 5JP
+44 (0)20 7377 0730
Public transport:
Shoreditch, Underground


Catering Facilities

Yelp Reviews

8.00 out of 5
based on 18 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Blitz

3.0 out of 5
01 November 2012
by Lauren V.

Great place to just sort of roam around and inspect things of interest. Proper vintage housewares, old typewriters, drink trays, clocks, salt and pepper shakers, suitcases, etc. Loads - two floors! - of men's and women's vintage/used clothing, shoes and accessories. And random racks of inspired reworked items (i.e., men's Ralph Lauren dress shirts re-worked into sleeveless dresses; dumpy... more

4.0 out of 5
08 November 2015
by Marie-Ève V.

Perfect vintage shop! They have so much choice that you can almost feel overwhelmed while looking through every clothing racks. Everything is super neat and it is almost impossible not to find something for your taste. Need to come back there asap. more

4.0 out of 5
18 February 2016
by Lena K.

Big vintage and second hand store on two floors.

The shop is really huge, but it doesn't look like this, because there are many small corners and it looks quite cozy.

I like how the clothes are ordered in different categories. more

4.0 out of 5
22 March 2015
by Anita S.

Two floors of utter vintage clothing heaven. The prices are quite high, but it's fair game considering the quality of the clothing and how well the boutique is organized (no diving through piles of random piece of clothing here - in Blitz, everything is neatly divided by style and easy to find). You can find some serious vintage gems here - definitely try it out.

The premises also have a... more

4.0 out of 5
07 October 2016
by Shila B.

It's hard not to miss this place. There's a large sign that looks like the marquee of the Moulin Rouge. This place shared space with the vintage clothing store. Lots of seating inside. Clean urban wood decor. Respectable amounts of pastry. I had a latte to go.

Good customer service and reasonable prices. more

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