East London Mosque
Within a few minutes’ walk of Whitechapel tube station you’ll find the large East London Mosque.
Fieldgate St Great Synagogue
Directly behind the East London Mosque is the now defunct Fieldgate St Great Synagogue, built in 1899.
This enormous building, now redeveloped as an apartment block, was once a hostel and then a dosshouse. Past residents include Joseph...
Perennially popular, the Rhythm Factory is a club and venue hosting a variety of bands, comedians and DJs of all genres who keep the...
This buzzing (OK, crowded) Punjabi restaurant is in another league to its Brick Lane equivalents. Seekh kebabs, masala fish and other...
133 Whitechapel Rd · interesting places nearby
Bang opposite the East London Mosque, this tiny pub has battered old tables, pews and a couple of knackered Chesterfields under the only window. Friendly staff work the beautifully tat-cluttered bar and serve decent pizzas to drinkers with the munchies. There’s art for sale on the walls, DJs on weekend nights and interesting bands on an irregular schedule.