My Virtual Clerkenwell
45 Exmouth Market, Farringdon, London EC1R 4QL
Barber Streisand is an offbeat unisex barbershop.
Committed to the clippers, but turned off by the old-school trimming trade and tired of the pretentious posturing of those new Gentleman’s Clubs groomers, they offer an invigorating alternative.
Book an appointment online
27 Exmouth Market, Farringdon, London EC1R 4QL, UK
Tea brand that offers naturally sourced tea from small farms in Korea. be-oom /bi:-u:m/ means ‘to empty’ in Korean – they aim to help find a place within the mind to empty and fill, all while emptying a cup of tea.
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Bleeding Heart Bistro
7 Bleeding Heart Yard, EC1N 8SJ
This buzzy French Bistro with its striking 19th Century French wine posters and eccentric Vineyard Sculpture combines a warm ambience and cheerful yet professional service with traditional French dishes rand great-value list of 450 wines by the bottle and more than a dozen by the glass. All year round the Bistro has a secluded court yard terrace sitting more than 30.
Terrace reopen for outside dining from April 12th
52-54 Exmouth Market, Farringdon, London EC1R 4QE
Nécco, meaning ‘cat’ in Japanese, is a cosy Japanese café-style restaurant. They offer a range of Japanese dishes, including Sushi, Chicken Katsu Curry, Noodles, and Donburi (Rice bowls) as well as fabulous homemade cakes and desserts.
Call 020 7713 8575 to place an order for collection or order a delivery via Uber Eats or Deliveroo.
David Valle London
Unit 1.02 The Goldsmiths Centre, 42 Britton Street, London EC1M 5AD
Award-winning jewellery designer and manufacturer of beautiful bespoke precious jewellery at 20-40% off retail prices. They can copy an existing design or create your own unique design to your budget.
Open by appointment
8-10 Exmouth Market, Farringdon, London EC1R 4QA, UK
Grind was founded in 2011 when David Abrahamovitch took over his father’s Shoreditch mobile phone shop and decided to turn it into a café-bar. In the decade since, Grind has grown to become a cult east London coffee brand, comprising eleven locations, including espresso bars, cocktail bars, restaurants and a state-of-the-art coffee roastery.
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International Magic Shop
89 Clerkenwell Road, London, EC1R 5BX
Trading since 1957 in the same place on Clerkenwell Road, this magic shop stocks tricks for beginners to professionals and have served celebrities such as Derren Brown, Paul Daniels, David Copperfield, Dynamo, Magical Bones and a number of TV and movie personalities. You never know who you might meet in the magic shop.
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James Gubb Catering Meats Family Butcher
85a leather Lane EC1A
Long established family butchers. Predominantly supply London’s catering trade, but they also offer home deliveries to North London & Hertfordshire.
Minimum delivery is £25. They supply British poultry, Lamb, Beef & Pork.
Order via Facebook for local delivery
Jimmy & The Bee
135 Goswell Rd, London EC1V 7JY, UK
Jimmy and the Bee is a neighbourhood place serving great coffee, quality tea and real, flavoursome food in an easy, comfortable environment.
Get your morning dose with a smile. You’ll get to know Jimmy’s good people, and maybe some neighbours too.
Jimmy is choosey. Their menu combines delicious home-made food with carefully sourced specialties.
Marby and Elm
53 Exmouth Market, Farringdon, London EC1R 4QL
Fun and quirky gifts and cards. Marby & Elm is a letterpress stationery and design shop. What began as a hobby in a garden shed has become a family business. Eleanor is the designer, Charlie, her sister, manages the shop, their father is the lettering artist whilst Tim their brother does the photography & website. Marby & Elm are the nicknames of Eleanor’s boys.
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56 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London, EC1R 4QE.
Traditional goldsmiths, known for their unique modern fine jewellery. Their signature style is curvaceous, modern and elegant. Each piece of McCaul Goldsmiths’ jewellery is designed made and set in-house, from start to finish, using traditional techniques and modern technology.
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Museum of the Order of St John
St John's Gate, St John's Lane, London EC1M 4DA
Based in a Tudor Gatehouse, the Museum tells the story of an ancient Order of men and women, from caring for sick pilgrims to the establishment of St John Ambulance.
The Museum reopens to the public on 24th June. Free tickets must be booked in advance online as they will be limiting numbers. Paid for guided tours of our Tudor Gatehouse and Norman Crypt are also available. Throughout the school holidays they will also be offering activities for families.
Pearl & Groove
30 Exmouth Market, Farringdon, London EC1R 4QE, UK
Pearl & Groove bakery has a love for indulgence, flavour, colour, cake, puddings, glitter and parties matched with a balance of health, wellness and creativity. This bakery is gluten free.
Order online or pop in. Local Buyers Club members save 15% in-house
137A Grays Inn Rd, Holborn, London WC1X 8TU, UK
Peregrine's Pianos is here to sell and hire out fine, modern upright and grand pianos: they are the exclusive dealer in London for two of the finest German piano manufacturers. They also offer a unique working environment in central London for the music profession and our music rooms, which can accommodate up to fifty people, are the first choice for orchestras, opera and media companies, teachers and large numbers of independent professionals.
Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6AN
Dating from 1348, the Charterhouse is a seven-acre site that has been a monastery, Tudor mansion, boys’ school and an almshouse, which it remains to this day.
From Tuesday 1st June the Charterhouse will open again for pre-booked tours. Two tours per day from Tuesdays to Saturdays, with limited numbers and Covid-safe precautions.
The Cosmetic Centre
49 Mount Pleasant, London, WC1X 0AE
Aesthetics and skin rejuvenation clinic based at 49 Mount Pleasant, creating bespoke skincare and treatment journeys for each patient including laser hair removal, chemical peels, dermal filler and anti-ageing treatments.
Open for skin treatments following strict Covid -19 protocols
The Piano Works Farringdon
113-117 Farringdon Road Corner of Ray Street, Farringdon, London EC1R 3BX
Enjoy non-stop live music every night at The Piano Works Farringdon, where the audience decides the repertoire. Drink, eat, sing, and dance to your favourite songs from dusk 'til dawn.
Safety measures in line with government guidelines
44, 46 Amwell St, Islington, London EC1R 1XS
Timorous Beasties are a surreal and provocative design studio creating a diverse range of own products, collaborations and unique design projects internationally. Check out their unusual wallpaper, rugs, cushions and lamps.
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