Is Haggerston made for you? Our guide of the area

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Haggerston is a locale in East London, England, centred approximately on Queensbridge Road. It is within the London Borough of Hackney and is considered to be a part of London’s East End. It is about 3.1 miles (5 km) northeast of Charing Cross. “

The things you might need in Haggerston

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

In Haggerston, what tube and train stations are nearby?

Most prefer transit within a 10-15 minute walk and if there aren’t public connections nearby then this could be something that takes down the price of property or can even deter people from moving in to Haggerston entirely. Here is a table below so you can see where these connections are for yourself.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Hoxton Geffrye Street, London 4.4 53
Haggerston United Kingdom 3.9 48
Dalston Junction United Kingdom 4.2 98

Schools in and around the area of Haggerston

Having a nearby school is ideal when relocating. Below is a list of schools located within Haggerston

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
SAE Institute London SAE House, 297 Kingsland Road, London 3.4 58
The Bridge Academy Laburnum Street, London 2.9 71
De Beauvoir Primary School Beechwood Road, London 4.5 8
Rosemary Works School 1 Branch Place, London 4 8
Shoreditch Park Primary School 113 Bridport Place, London 4.2 14
Comet Nursery School & Children’s Centre 20 Halcomb Street, London 4.3 16
Happy Nest Nursery London 4.6 10
The Mustard School Nuttall Street, London N/A N/A
SAE Bankstock 42, 44 De Beauvoir Crescent, London 4.5 2
Randal Cremer Primary School Ormsby Street, London 4.9 11
Hackney Tuition Centre – English, Maths & Science Tuition 108 Weymouth Terrace, London 4.6 18
City Vocal Coach 128 Hoxton Street, London 5 90
Grace Montessori School 60 Brougham Road, London 5 2
One World Nursery Hackney College Hackney Community College, Falkirk Street, London N/A N/A
Primary Advantage Holy Trinity Primary School, Beechwood Road, London N/A N/A
Hack Ballet 31 Falkirk Street, London N/A N/A
Zeeba Daycare Dalston Unit E6, Labyrinth Tower, Beechwood Road, London 4.9 42
Flamenco Guitarrista 96 Welshpool Street, London N/A N/A
The Shoemaking School Ltd 4 Broadway Market, London N/A N/A
Easy Logic Pro Benyon Wharf, 295 Kingsland Road, London N/A N/A

How many hospitals, pharmacies and doctors are there in Haggerston?

Haggerston has 3 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
St Leonard’s Hospital Nuttall Street, London 3.4 59
Ivy Centre (Homerton Sexual Health) – Appointment Only Nuttall Street, London 4.1 67
Milesmary hospital Hackney Road, London N/A N/A

Post offices in the area of Haggerston

Nearby post offices simplify sending and getting packages. Haggerston branches also offer services like money orders and insurance along with mail services. Here they are along with their proximity to the area.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Kingsland Road Post Office 416 Kingsland Road, London 3.4 81
Hoxton Post Office 101 Hoxton Street, London 3.8 119
Hackney Road Post Office 178 Hackney Road, London 4.1 99
Post Office 39 Broadway Market, London 3 44

Things we love about Haggerston

Haggerston has a distinct culture and atmosphere. At Cozee we looked at features that define the area’s vibe like food, nightlife, green space, and more. Whether you love to eat or you love to take part in the night life of a city, Haggerston has something for your tastes. Explore spots below to get a feel for life here.

Museums & Galleries in the area

Art helps discover an area’s culture. Galleries and museums are great weekend enjoyment and you can find where all the fun is happening by checking out the museum and galleries table for Haggerston below.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Sistine Chapel London Flat 8, Kinder House, 8 Mintern Street, London 4.4 7
Museum of the Home 136 Kingsland Road, London 4.4 1760
Acton Estate Mosaic Haggerston, London N/A N/A
Clowns Gallery-Museum 2 Cumberland Close, London 4.3 8
Braille Window 24 Tottenham Road, London 5 1

Green space in the city of Haggerston

Big green spaces cover the UK and London. However, it may be hard to work out just how much green space there is by just looking at a map. Here is a table below that shows you the green space of Haggerston in more detail.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Haggerston Park Yorkton Street, London 4.5 2458
Stonebridge Gardens 6 Arbutus Street, London 4.3 310
Apples & Pears Hoxton Garden 28 Pearson Street, London 4.8 19
Haggerston Park BMX Track London 4.6 91
Ravenscroft Park 32-42 Ravenscroft Street, London 4.4 110
St. Mary’s Secret Garden 50 Pearson Street, London 4.6 102
Rosemary Gardens 14-18 Southgate Road, London 4.4 578
Museum of the Home 136 Kingsland Road, London 4.4 1747
Stonebridge Common 264 Haggerston Road, London 5 1
Albion Square Albion Square, London N/A N/A
Kingsland Towpath Walkpath. (Haggerston) 76 De Beauvoir Crescent, London 5 1
Angrave Garden Queensbridge Road / Brownlow Road (Stop QK, London N/A N/A
Kingsland Estate London 4 1
Nuttall Park Whitmore Estate, London 3.7 3
Weymouth Terrace Open Space 84 Weymouth Terrace, London N/A N/A
Regent’s Row Walkpath. (Haggerston) 26 Gloucester Square, London 3.9 10
De Beauvoir Square De Beauvoir Square, London 4.7 57
De Beauvoir Rose Garden 26 De Beauvoir Square, London 4.7 133
The Hoxton Trust 156 Hoxton Street, London 4 84
Growing Health Garden rear of Queensbridge Sports Centre, Lomas Drive, London N/A N/A

The range of gyms in Haggerston

While working from home has increased, so has the frequentation of gyms to help keep in shape. With companies like Better or Pure Gym and others, Haggerston might help you stay in shape. A great feature to have nearby.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Britannia Leisure Centre Pitfield Street, London 4.3 724
Kings Gym 552 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 41
Dance Research Studio 23 Orsman Road, London 4.3 1
AntonioTraining 182 Hoxton Street, London 4.3 N/A
OURMALA 1a Goldsmiths Row, London 4.3 N/A
Queensbridge Sports and Community Centre 30 Holly Street, London 4.3 213
Coate Studios 37 Coate Street, Bethnal Green, London 4.3 3
New City Fitness Redvers Street, London 4.3 80
Holistic Health 64 Broadway Market, London 4.3 44
TripSpace – Yoga & Dance 339 Acton Mews, London 4.3 79
Momentum Training 328 Stean Street, London 4.3 121
Sutol Life Unit 1b, Stean Street Studios, 3-5 Dunston Road, London 4.3 N/A
Momentum Training – Spin Studio 325 Acton Mews, London 4.3 24
MoreYoga 199 Haggerston Road, London 4.3 20
F45 Training Haggerston 31 Downham Road, London 4.3 61
Rose Parker Pilates 24 Anna Close, Brownlow Road, London 4.3 N/A
Cezariusz policy bussines and politics 13 godwin house Thurtle road St marys estate, Bethnal Green, London 4.3 N/A
Lunges In Leggings Haggerston Park Northwest Corner, London 4.3 56
InHabit Pilates Mortimer Road, London 4.3 21
BODY St Peter De Beauvoir, London 4.3 16

Restaurants

Haggerston has a range of different eateries. This is important for someone who is moving to an area who wants to be able to eat out and not cook every day. The below table gives you an overview of what options you have.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Sông Quê Café 134 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 2045
The Scolt Head 107A Culford Road, London 4.3 1191
The Haggerston 438 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 644
Mien Tay 106-108 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 770
WaterHouse Hoxton 10 Orsman Road, London 4.3 82
Viet Grill 58 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 790
Marksman 254 Hackney Road, London 4.3 968
Tây Đô Cafe (Vietnamese Cuisine) 65 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 641
The Kings Head 257 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 249
Towpath 42 De Beauvoir Crescent, London 4.3 740
Little Georgia 87 Goldsmiths Row, London 4.3 547
Viet Hoa Cafe & Mess 70-72 Kingsland Road, London 4.3 307
The Dove 24-28 Broadway Market, London 4.3 1299
Papa Johns Pizza 202 Hoxton Street London, and City 4.3 201
De Beauvoir Deli (shop & takeaway) 98 Southgate Road, London 4.3 451
Brawn 49 Columbia Road, London 4.3 859
Market Cafe 2 Broadway Market, London 4.3 854
Fin and Flounder 71 Broadway Market, London 4.3 257
The Cat & Mutton 76 Broadway Market, London 4.3 1339
Laxeiro 93 Columbia Road, London 4.3 599

Supermarkets in Haggerston

Finally we wouldn’t like to let you down on where to do your grocery shopping in Haggerston. Although solutions like Ocado, Amazon or other delivery services can be a great replacement, knowing if a grocery store is nearby the place you are about to live in is a big plus. Please find below the grocery stores in Haggerston.

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

Pubs in the region

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

Pub name Name Address Description
Approach Tavern 47 Approach Road Bethnal Green E2 9LY Now a Remarkable Restaurants Free house.
Bethnal Green Tavern 456 Bethnal Green Road Bethnal Green E2 0EA Former Charrington pub 1992. Refurbished and reopened by Grace Land pubs in March 2020. Up to 3 cask ales and 13 keg lines from Camden, Kernel, Northern monk and Omnipollo.
Brewhouse & Kitchen 397-400 Geffrye Street Bethnal Green E2 8HZ Opened in 2013 in three restored railway arches next to Hoxton Station. Reopened as the latest in the B&K chain with beers brewed on the premises. The on site brewery takes up one arch and the pub takes up the other two arches with outside seating area on the street.
Camel 277 Globe Road Bethnal Green E2 0JD Good little pub. Usual range of reals includes a gold, Sambrooks Wandle. Snug in Winter. Lots of outdoor pavement space Famous for specialty pies and toasties,food is served until 10pm with special offers for lunchtime. South facing beer garden. With interesting decor the pub is frequently used as a film set. Minimum Card spend is £5 [Nov 23]
Carpenter’s Arms 73 Cheshire Street Bethnal Green E2 6EG Former Truman’s street-corner pub, tastefully refurbished and popular with the young Whitechapel crowd. Pictures on the wall show historical views of the pub and local area. An opening at the rear of the front bar leads to two back rooms, the garden and smoking area, and the toilets. An extensive selection of world and UK bottled beers is available, The kitchen is being refurbished and opens early October 2023 when rotating residences will provide a small and compact menu.
Dundee Arms 339 Cambridge Heath Road Bethnal Green E2 9LH Reopened on a free of tie Lease on 2 April 2015. A sister pub to the crooked Billet. There is a mixture of wood paneling (both painted and unpainted) and bare brick walls. A wonderful and very rare original mosaic sign “Dundee Arms” was uncovered during the refurbishment. Likely to be late Victorian. Otherwise mostly distressed interior with some comfortable fixed bench seating. Opposite the York Hall where the Pigs Ear Beer Festival was founded in 1983. The Real ales frequently feature Truman’s, ELB and Siren Craft.
Florist Arms 255 Globe Road Bethnal Green E2 0JD Traditional back street local run as an independent pub. The pub does not have a kitchen but you can order from outside – with plates/cutlery available upon request.
Hare 505 Cambridge Heath Road Bethnal Green E2 9BU Ex-Truman, now a free house. Determinedly ungentrified pub, which nevertheless is very popular with both older East End custom and more bohemian incomers to the area. Former horseshoe bar, now moved back to provide more space, but still not spacious. Sky TVs, pool, darts, varied jukebox, small covered heated rear courtyard for smokers, well fed white cat in residence.
Kings Arms 11a Buckfast Street Bethnal Green E2 6EY This pub serves 2-3 cask ales displayed on a board by the bar however the hand pumps are unbadged. This pub was taken over in 2013 and refurbished with a mixture of dark green panelling and contemporary Tiling. About 50 bottled beers from the UK,Scandanavia and the US are served. An ever changing range of keg beers..Food is scotch eggs together with cheese and meat boards.
Marksman 254 Hackney Road Bethnal Green E2 7SJ 1860s pub. Formerly tied to West brewery, later to Hoare, Charrington, but a free house since the 1970s. Décor blends contemporary and period features, e.g. an octagonal skylight at the front, chandeliers made from drinks bottles. Mix of newer and longer-standing East End custom. Named Michelin “Pub of the Year” for 2017.
Old George 379 Bethnal Green Road Bethnal Green E2 0AN Pub stripped back to bare floorboards and bare bricks. Large rear garden. Ground floor fascia has been removed to reveal nice old Truman’s Brewery signage beneath. Three handpumps installed.
Owl & Pussycat 34 Redchurch Street Bethnal Green E2 7DP Former Charrington, now a Brakspear pub, leased to Young’s since 2014. Roomy pub with open fireplace and garden area at back, upstairs bar/function room.
Royal Oak 73 Columbia Road Bethnal Green E2 7RG Ex Truman’s pub retaining many original features despite being opened up with a single central bar. The food offering ranges from snacks through small plates to more substantial meals such as steaks. There is a small white walled garden with a variety of plants. One of the Inter-War pubs listed in August 2015. Sparklers on all beers, but staff will remove them on request.
Sebright Arms 31-35 Coate Street Bethnal Green E2 9AG Previously a pub with a chequered history, the Sebright is now a very busy establishment serving up to four real ales and bottle-conditioned beer, including beers from London microbreweries, along with real cider. The interior comprises two wood-panelled rooms. Food (run separately from the bar) is available from a varying menu and includes Sunday roasts. Bi-annual beer festivals are held, and various entertainment is staged in The Venue downstairs.
Spread Eagle 3 Kingsland Road Bethnal Green E2 8AA Re-opened Aug 95 as Spread Eagle. Single room bar with plenty of comfy seatings (sofas and armchairs).
Star of Bethnal Green 359 Bethnal Green Road Bethnal Green E2 6LG Originally the White Hart, a former Truman pub. Since 1989 it’s been successively renamed as GiGi’s, Tommy Tuckers, White Hart, Cock & Comfort, and Pleasure Unit. Latest incarnation since 2007/8 operated by Electric Star, more trendy and music-oriented, the same people run the Star of Kings N1. More upstairs. DJ/karaoke Thurs to Sun. Popular with younger local bohemian types.
Three Colts Tavern 199 Cambridge Heath Road Bethnal Green E2 0EL Originally Fugitive Motel. Now run by Exale Brewing. 14 Keg lines and cask available. Food is pizza – bar snacks & plates available Monday to Thursday. The pizza offering will extend to Wednesday & Thursday in April 2023.
Victory 27 Vyner Street Bethnal Green E2 9DQ Small corner pub just off the Regent’s Canal with some brewer’s Tudor style beams on the exterior facade.
Virgin Queen 94 Goldsmiths Row Bethnal Green E2 8QY It was built by West’s Brewery in the 1920,s and was the Duke of Sussex until renamed by the previous landlord after his favourite football team, West Bromwich Albion. Situated between Broadway Market and Columbia Flower Market on the cycle route from Hackney to the City, it attracts a cosmopolitan clientele. The pub was sold to small chain operator Remarkable Restaurants who have refurbished it and reopened in December 2017 in collaboration with a fish restaurant. It now has a traditional feel with wood pannelling apparently recycled from a church.
Well & Bucket 143 Bethnal Green Road Bethnal Green E2 7DG Reopened by Barworks chain in early 2013 in a contemporary style but with much of the original tiling unveiled. There is an range of 75 bottles from around the world, that includes 750ml bottles suitable for sharing. Food is centred around oysters and sliders (mini bite sized burgers). Although Real Ale is sold this frequently sells out.

How’s the local life around Haggerston

Haggerston is full of life and things to do. We suggest looking at Timeout for their weekly Haggerston event listings to find local activities. Here’s a convenient link to see their upcoming happenings. Having a good grasp of what’s in Haggerston 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 Haggerston.

Other nearby areas

If you need a comparison of other nearby neighbourhoods besides Haggerston, Cozee Properties have provided you with guides with information on other areas too.

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Cannon Street See the guide here
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St Paul’s See the guide here
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Fetter Lane See the guide here
Bishopsgate See the guide here
Liverpool Street See the guide here
St Bartholomew’s Hospital See the guide here
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Islington See the guide here
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Tower of London See the guide here
Tower Hill See the guide here
Monument See the guide here
Billingsgate See the guide here
Portsoken See the guide here
Blackfriars See the guide here
Cannon Street See the guide here
Lombard Street See the guide here
Aldgate See the guide here
Royal Exchange See the guide here
St Paul’s See the guide here
Bank of England See the guide here
Shadwell See the guide here
Whitechapel See the guide here
Fetter Lane See the guide here
Bishopsgate See the guide here
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St Bartholomew’s Hospital See the guide here
Broadgate See the guide here

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