The George Tavern

The George Tavern
The George Tavern
373 Commercial Road, London, E1 0LA
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Mentioned in the writings of Charles Dickens, Samuel Pepys and Geoffrey Chaucer there has been a tavern at this location for over 700 years. Under the stewardship of owner Pauline Forster the George has transformed into a popular arts, music and performance space and continues to host gigs, cabaret, club nights and more. It is also a filming location and has featured in Netflix series Sense8 and Plan B's Ill Manors.

Nearest Underground station is Whitechapel (Hammersmith & City / District), Limehouse and Shadwell overground stations are also within walking distance. Local buses include D3, 15, 25, 106, 115 and 135.