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"This pub looks like an old fashioned local from the outside - which it is - it's on Narrow Street (which also has The Grapes and Gordon Ramsey's Narrow), but ..." More

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It says a lot about Limehouse and its rising reputation that celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay opened his first gastro pub, The Narrow, here in 2007. Overlooking the Thames where it's joined by Regents Canal and the Grand Union Canal, The Narrow is a Grade II-listed building that was a Dock Master's house and then a regular local before Ramsey turned it into a culinary destination - and further endorsed this historic area of Docklands. It was already booming, with previously run-down riverside buildings replaced by luxury apartments and pricey warehouse conversions, although the inland areas have not fared so well. Limehouse, located on the Thames' north bank between Shadwell and the Isle of Dogs, has historically been a port and a centre for shipbuilding and its associated industries. The marina is still operational. At the heart of Limehouse is Narrow Street, following the bend in the river, where Ramsay's pub rubs shoulders with a splendid Georgian terrace and an old tavern beloved of Charles Dickens: he wrote about The Grapes, built in 1720, in "Our Mutual Friend", renaming it the Six Jolly Fellowships. Limehouse is also close to the great London attractions of Canary Wharf, Greenwich and the 02 Arena.

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5b Urban Bar
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Grapes
Narrow Street Pub & Dining Room
The Narrow

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Cyril Jackson Primary School

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London Docklands City Apartments

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The Royal Foundation Of St Katharine (0.52 miles)

The Royal Foundation Of St Katharine
Set around a beautiful garden, St. Katharine’s is a hidden gem where our guests enjoy simple and comfortable accommodation in peaceful surroundings. Recently refurbished, we have single, double, twin and family rooms available all of ... More | visit website
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London Docklands City Apartments (0.53 miles)

London Docklands City Apartments

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Set in the vibrant, sophisticated docklands area of Limehouse, these luxurious contemporary apartments are just a short walk from one of London's finest riverside locations. The City ... More

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Four Seasons Canary Wharf (0.54 miles)

Four Seasons Canary Wharf
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The Hotel Is A Part Of A New Development Known As Canary Riverside, Which Includes 44,000 Sq.ft. Spa And Fitness Facility. The Hotel Is Small, ... More
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West India Quay Marriott Hotel & Executive Apartments (0.66 miles)

West India Quay Marriott Hotel & Executive Apartments
Rising above the vibrant Canary Wharf district and its captivating array of international business, chic shops, restaurants, pubs and wine bars, the 5 star London Marriott Hotel West India Quay mirrors the best of the ... More | visit website
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Beaumont Court (0.78 miles)

Beaumont Court

Queen Mary, University of London, offers visitors accommodation in the award winning Westfield Student Village at its Mile End Campus.

The bedrooms are arranged in flats of up to 6 rooms, all of which are ensuite, ... More | visit website

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Marlin Apartments Canary South (0.94 miles)

Marlin Apartments Canary South

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Centrally situated in Canary Wharf, a dynamic and vibrant financial and commercial district, this premier development offers stylish and contemporary accommodation in stunning luxury serviced apartments. The area surrounding the apartments offers ... More

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Old School Apartment (0.96 miles)

Old School Apartment
• Located in the heart of Whitechapel and conveniently positioned for Whitechapel Tube (two stops to Liverpool Street station or a few more stops to the heart of London and the West End). Shadwell DLR ... More | visit website
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Discovery Dock Apartments (1.01 miles)

Discovery Dock Apartments

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2 double bedrooms.1 x bathroom with shower and 1 x en-suite.Washer dryer. Dishwasher. Electric oven and hob. Microwave. Freeview. Balcony. Some with under floor heating and air conditioning. New style ... More

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MiNC Apartments - The Boardwalk (1.01 miles)

MiNC Apartments - The Boardwalk

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MiNC -The Boardwalk are contemporary one, two and two bedroom executive apartments situated in one of London’s newest business district, Canary Wharf. The apartments at The Boardwalk have modern and ... More

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Citystay Hotel (1.05 miles)

Citystay Hotel

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Offering quality en-suite accommodation at affordable prices, Hotel CityStay is a brand new budget hotel situated in Bow, London. The hotel has excellent transport links; central London is 10 minutes ... More

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