Will you love Billingsgate? Our local guide

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Find out a general overview of the area using Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Billingsgate Fish Market is located in Poplar in London. It is the United Kingdom’s largest inland fish market. It takes its name from Billingsgate, a ward in the south-east corner of the City of London, where the riverside market was originally established. In its original location in the 19th century, Billingsgate was the largest fish market in the world. “

What type of amenities may you need in Billingsgate?

We have compiled for you a list of the different places you might want to check in Billingsgate name before moving in the neighbourhood.

Tube & Train stations nearby Billingsgate

Train and tube stations in Billingsgate can provide you with direct links to nearby cities and hence, they are a desirable feature for people when deciding on a place to live. Those who move into a city with direct transport links are able to travel further for work and will maybe spend less time commuting. Find a table below about where these transport links are:

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Liverpool Street Liverpool Street, London 4.3 2641
Fenchurch Street Fenchurch Street station, Fenchurch Place, London 4.1 185
London Bridge Station Approach Road, London 4.3 1628
Moorgate Moorgate, London 3.9 142
Cannon Street Station Greater, Cannon Street, London 4.2 119
Liverpool Street Underground Station Underground Ltd, Central, Liverpool Street, London 4.2 330
Cannon Street Underground Station Underground Ltd, Cannon Street, London 4.3 94
Monument Monument Station, Underground Ltd, King William Street, London 4.3 204
Tower Hill United Kingdom 4.4 311
Bank Station Underground Ltd, Bank/Monument Complex, Princes Street, London 3.8 484
London Bridge Bridge Underground Station Underground Ltd, 21 Duke Street Hill, London 4.4 354
Aldgate Aldgate High Street, London 4 144
Mansion House Underground Ltd Station, Mansion House, 38 Cannon Street, London 4.1 58
Aldgate East Underground Ltd, Whitechapel High Street, London 3.9 160

Schools around Billingsgate

Having an educational institution close by is a great perk when moving. See the list below of schools located in the Billingsgate vicinity and how they relate to property prices.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Nuffield Health City Fitness & Wellbeing Gym 4 Cousin Lane, London 3.6 127
David Game College 31 Jewry Street, London 4.7 34
The Royal College Of Speech & Language Therapists 2-3 White Hart Yard, London N/A N/A
Royal National Children’s SpringBoard Foundation Minster House, 42 Mincing Lane, London 4.5 2
RusWords Language School 29 Throgmorton Street, London N/A N/A
Synarbor 34 Lime Street, London 1 1
RPSL Limited 15 Abchurch Lane, London 5 1
London School of Management Studies Threadneedle Walk, London N/A N/A
East London Wine School Minories, London 4.9 116
LSDM – London School of Design and Marketing Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London 3.9 19
St Patrick’s College 40 Tower Hill, London 3.1 17
JLT Schools 138 Houndsditch, London N/A N/A
PopUp College Costa Coffee, 6 Copthall Avenue, London N/A N/A
Postgraduate Deanery 7 Bermondsey Street, London N/A N/A
Infinite Mind 2 Victoria Avenue, London N/A N/A
Guy’s Hospital Staff Day Nursery Guys Hospital, St Thomas Street, London 1 1
Brighter Voice 114 London Wall, London N/A N/A
Livery Schools Link 8 Little Trinity Lane, London N/A N/A
Practical Mandarin – Learn Mandarin Chinese in London & Online 2 Leman Street, London 4.9 235
SWING ACADEMY UK LONDON BRIDGE 60 Weston Street, London 4.8 4

Are there many post offices in the region of Billingsgate?

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages easy. In a post office you can do things like exchange currency, post your packages, buy everyday items and even redirect your mail. It is likely you will use one at some point if you were to move in to the area so we have compiled the post offices nearby in a table below so you know if this area is the right place for you.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
London Bridge Post Office 19A Borough High Street, London 3.4 156
Houndsditch Post Office 11 White Kennett Street, London 4.2 229
Royal Mail Post Box 6 Laurence Pountney Hill, London 4 1
Greek Shipping Corporation Committee The Baltic Exchange, 38 Saint Mary Axe, London 4 1
Moorgate Post Office 45 London Wall, London 2.9 426
Royal Mail Postbox Southwark Street, London 3.7 7
City of London Post Office 12 Eastcheap, London 4.9 513
Lower Thames Street Pillar Box London 0 0
Postbox 33-35 Gracechurch Street, London 0 0
Buzón Correos City of London 4.5 2
Royal Mail Parcel Postbox Tower, London 1 1
Royal Mail Parcel Postbox City of London, London 0 0
Royal Mail postbox 141 Leman Street, London 0 0

Health amenities that are in Billingsgate

Billingsgate has 20 medical institutions. These include hospitals, doctors offices, pharmacies and other stores providing medical attention. Here are the details the nearby medical institutions (1000 radius of the area).

Medical institution Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
London Bridge Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare UK London Bridge Hospital, 27 Tooley Street, London 4.3 339
HCA UK City of London – 31 Old Broad Street 31 Old Broad Street, London 4 23
Ramsay Health Care UK Level 18, Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London 3 11
Aspen Healthcare Ltd Centurion House, 37 Jewry Street, London 4.1 9
London Bridge Hospital Breast Services 27 Tooley Street, London 5 1
City of London Medical Centre 11-13 Crosswall, London 3.8 4
Amco Capital House, 85 King William Street, London N/A N/A
Dr. Ravi Rajakariar 27 Tooley Street, London 5 1
London Bridge Thoracic Group – duplicate 29 Tooley Street, London N/A N/A
Roodlane Medical part of HCA Healthcare UK – Great Winchester Street Clinic 21 Great Winchester Street, London N/A N/A
Japan Green Medical Centre 10 Throgmorton Avenue, London 3.2 25
London Doctors Clinic Private GP 27 Queen Street Place, London 4.4 54
HCA Healthcare UK at The Shard The Shard, HCA Healthcare UK, 32 Saint Thomas Street, London 3.8 180
LondonPsychiatrists keats house, 26 Saint Thomas Street, London N/A N/A
PALM Medical Centre 25 Liverpool Street, London N/A N/A
Symmetry Clinic Suite 651, 6th Floor, The Shard, Saint Thomas Street, London N/A N/A
Guy’s Hospital Great Maze Pond, London 4.1 735
Private Care at Guy’s Great Maze Pond, London 5 2
Barts Health NHS Trust 9 Prescot Street, London 3.3 4
Capital Aesthetics City Clinic The Glass House, 4 Bull’s Head Passage, London 4.3 6

Things that make us love Billingsgate

What makes the heart of Billingsgate? At Cozee we asked ourselves what would define the culture, the vibe of a given area. We have come up with the following elements so whether you are a foodie or a night bird, we got you covered. Check out the different restaurants, pubs, gym that exist in Billingsgate to help you decide to move in there.

Museums & Galleries in the region

The vitality of a region is shaped by its residents who live, work, and engage with one another. Exploring an area through art offers a fresh perspective. If you’re considering relocating to Billingsgate, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. These venues offer delightful experiences, especially on weekends.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
The Old Operating Theatre Museum and Herb Garret 9a Saint Thomas Street, London 4.6 1150
The Golden Hinde St Mary Overie’s Dock, Cathedral Street, London 4.3 1267
HMS Belfast The Queen’s Walk, London 4.6 11934
Tower Bridge Engine Rooms Bridge Masters Residence, Tower Bridge Road, London 4.7 1087
The Clink Prison Museum 1 Clink Street, London 4.1 1900
Bank of England Museum Bartholomew Lane, London 4.4 1627
Billingsgate Roman House & Baths 101 Lower Thames Street, London 4.5 80
The Crown Jewels Tower of, Tower Hill, London 4.6 1095
The Fusilier Museum Tower of London, London 4.5 77
The British Museum of Food 1 Cathedral Street, London 5 3
London’s Roman Amphitheatre Guildhall Yard, London 4.6 338
Guildhall Art Gallery Guildhall Yard, London 4.6 1400
Armourers’ Hall 81 Coleman Street, London 4.7 89
Royal Armouries: White Tower HM Tower Of London, London 4.5 332
London Mithraeum Bloomberg SPACE 12 Walbrook, London 4.5 2615
Preserve decorated ancient arch Custom House Annexe, 20 Lower Thames Street, London N/A N/A
Balloon Museum | Emotion Air London 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, London 4.2 438
The Tower’s Mint, the Tower of london Tower of London, London 4.6 8
City Wall at Vine Street 12 Jewry Street, London 4.6 38
Waterloo Block St Katharine’s & Wapping, London 4.8 5

Where can you buy groceries in the area

Grocery shopping is something that people do all the time, so it would make sense to want to find out where the nearest shopping centres are in your area. In Billingsgate, Take a look at the major supermarkets nearby, so you know where to go grocery shopping if you are to make this place your home.

We weren’t able to find any supermarket in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local supermarket or grocery store. We’ll amend this page

What kind of gyms are there in Billingsgate?

More at-home work means more gym-goers. Major chains make staying active in Billingsgate easy.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
London Bridge Hotel 8-18 London Bridge Street, London 4.3 912
PureGym London Wall 48 London Wall, London 4.3 316
Nuffield Health City Fitness & Wellbeing Gym 4 Cousin Lane, London 4.3 127
Virgin Active 5 Old Broad Street, London 4.3 128
Gymbox Bank 71 Lombard Street, London 4.3 463
Tokei Martial Arts and Fitness Centre 28 Magdalen Street, London 4.3 58
Third Space Tower Bridge 2b More London Place, London 4.3 1011
Fitness First Cottons Centre, Tooley Street, London 4.3 588
Fitness First PLATFORM 17-18, UNIT 12 Liverpool Street, London 4.3 180
Fierce Grace Hot Yoga – City (Light Centre) The Light Centre Monument, 36 Saint Mary at Hill, London 4.3 70
City Athletic Moorgate 7-11 Moorgate, London 4.3 119
Pret A Manger 47-49 Tooley Street, London 4.3 210
Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing Centre 13-15 Blomfield Street, London 4.3 4
Pregnancy & Postnatal treatment | Mummy’s Physio & Osteo Monument 36 Saint Mary at Hill, London 4.3 12
Hypoxi in the City 8-10 Cooper’s Row, London 4.3 1
Roar Fitness London City 30-40 Eastcheap, London 4.3 873
Third Space City 40 Mark Lane, London 4.3 762
ElevateLDN Ground floor, 38 Lombard Street, London 4.3 34
Boom Cycle – Monument 8 Lombard Court, London 4.3 60
Fitness First 106 Fenchurch Street, London 4.3 230

Pubs in the area

As Londoners, we love our local pubs. Billingsgate has great ones to become your new regular spot. Consider these if visiting or moving to the area of Billingsgate.

Pub name Name Address Description
Britannia 20 Monument Street London EC3R 8AJ Pub opened late 1991 replacing one in the same street. ex-Bass
Hung Drawn & Quartered 26-27 Great Tower Street London EC3R 5AQ A Fuller’s Ale & Pie pub near the Tower of London, in a listed building that was a bank and before that a part of Christ’s Hospital, a school founded in 1552 to educate poor children (now in Sussex). The interior boasts high ceilings and wood panelling, and pictures of former monarchs adorn the walls. Food is served until 9pm (5pm Sun). Periodic beer festivals feature other London breweries. The TV is usually mute. Note the gallows.
Hydrant Equitable House 1 Monument Street London EC3R 8BG Modern Fuller’s pub opened in 1999. It was a Fine Line for many years and was then renamed in 2015 with light fire brigade theming. Serves breakfast 8am-11.30am.
Monument 18 Fish Street Hill London EC3R 6DB Opened late 97 Now Green King owned and renamed Monument.
Ship 3 Hart Street London EC3R 7NB Unchanging City drinkers pub. Narrow building squashed between newer developments. Fancy stone facade with mullioned windows, a first-floor bay, moulded and painted grapes overhead, moulded and painted ship on the ground floor. Small inside. Not much seating. See the pub website for details of the ale club. Closed weekends and public holidays.
Walrus & Carpenter 45 Monument Street London EC3R 8BU Formerly called the Cock. Two lounges, a wine bar and function room as well as a restaurant. Now M&B (Nicholson), ex-Bass. Was leased by Young’s between 1992 and 2006.
Windsor 2 New London Street London EC3R 7NA Chain pub next to Fenchurch Street Station. Access also on new London Street.

Restaurants in the area

Billingsgate is rich in restaurants, from Indian, Chinese or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and the foodies that you may be will surely find what you are looking for.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Novotel London Tower Bridge 10 Pepys Street, London 4.3 2245
The Chamberlain Hotel, Tower Bridge 132-135 Minories, London 4.3 1256
London Bridge Hotel 8-18 London Bridge Street, London 4.3 912
The Tower Hotel Saint Katharine’s Way, London 4.3 8158
Premier Inn London Southwark (Bankside) hotel 34 Bankside, Park Street, London 4.3 497
Premier Inn London City (Tower Hill) hotel 22-24 Prescot Street, London 4.3 1292
Goodman City 11 Old Jewry, London 4.3 1259
Bangalore Express City 3-6 Gracechurch Street, London 4.3 2952
Gaucho City 1 Bell Inn Yard, London 4.3 848
1 Lombard Street Bar & Restaurant Bank 1 Lombard Street, London 4.3 1014
Le Relais de Venise l’Entrecôte 5 Throgmorton Street, London 4.3 1806
The Folly 41 Gracechurch Street, London 4.3 4554
Simpson’s Tavern 38 1/2 Cornhill, London 4.3 344
SUSHISAMBA London Heron Tower, Bishopsgate, London 4.3 8789
Hawksmoor Guildhall 10 Basinghall Street, London 4.3 2561
George 75 Borough High Street, London 4.3 5915
Anchor Bankside 34 Park Street, London 4.3 8774
Gaucho Tower Bridge 2 More London Place, London 4.3 3216
Duck & Waffle 110 Bishopsgate, London 4.3 10929
Bodean’s Tower Hill 16 Byward Street, London 4.3 3560

Parks and green spaces in Billingsgate

One of London’s greatest features are the large green spaces that cover the surface of the city. Check below if Billingsgate is a good fit for you. Be it for a simple walk or for a casual summer picnic.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
St Dunstan in the East Church Garden Saint Dunstan’s Hill, London 4.7 6069
Potters Fields Park Tooley Street, London 4.6 2454
St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace Venue 78 Bishopsgate, London 4.7 228
Whittington Gardens London 4.3 95
Sky Garden 1, Sky Garden Walk, London 4.6 57235
St Pancras Church Garden Pancras Lane, London 4.6 9
Cleary Garden Queen Victoria Street, London 4.4 99
Coleman Street Garden Basinghall Avenue, London 5 1
Girdlers Gardens 1 Basinghall Avenue, London 5 2
Saint Botolph-without-Bishopsgate Gardens Bishopsgate, London 4.5 117
Sky garden Sky Garden Entrance, Philpot Lane, London N/A N/A
St Gabriel’s Churchyard Fen Court, London 4.4 18
St Olave, Hart Street, Churchyard 8 Hart Street, London N/A N/A
The Garden at 120 120 Fenchurch Street, London 4.8 3841
Rooftop Garden 120 Fenchurch 120 Fenchurch Street, London 4.8 517
Seething Lane Garden Seething Lane, London 4.4 26
Sugar Quay Jetty City of London, London 4.3 6
Trinity Square Gardens Tower Hill Station, 38 Trinity Square, London 4.5 89
Mitre Square Garden Mitre Square, London 3.9 11
Tower Hill Garden Tower Hill, London 4.3 111

Is the local life vibrant in Billingsgate

Billingsgate is full of life and things to do. We suggest looking at Timeout for their weekly Billingsgate event listings to find local activities. Here’s a convenient link to see their upcoming happenings. Having a good grasp of what’s in Billingsgate and where helps get situated when moving. Our map compiles property price points and other details from this article to outline what’s available in Billingsgate.

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Comment below your thoughts about Billingsgate

It would be great to hear what you think about Billingsgate. Especially if you live there or have lived there in the past. Your opinion could really help as other people moving in could read this article and I’d also helps us understand you. So, we’d love your opinion of Billingsgate below. Please leave some feedback if you have a moment

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Horton See the guide here
Moorfields Eye Hospital See the guide here
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Charing Cross See the guide here
Tower Hill See the guide here
Monument See the guide here
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Limehouse See the guide here
Temple See the guide here
Covent Garden See the guide here
Portsoken See the guide here
Chinatown See the guide here
Blackfriars See the guide here
Cannon Street See the guide here
Lombard Street See the guide here
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Aldgate See the guide here
Royal Exchange See the guide here
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Finsbury See the guide here
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Portland Street See the guide here
Walworth See the guide here
Kennington See the guide here
Bermondsey See the guide here
Rotherhithe See the guide here
Newington See the guide here
Southwark See the guide here
South Bank See the guide here
Wapping See the guide here
Whitehall See the guide here
Horton See the guide here
Moorfields Eye Hospital See the guide here
Tower of London See the guide here
Bankside See the guide here
Charing Cross See the guide here
Tower Hill See the guide here
Monument See the guide here
Leicester Square See the guide here
Limehouse See the guide here

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