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Leadenhall is a thriving Victorian covered retail centre with a wide range of goods on sale. Its cobbled walkways and glass roof make it an attractive place to shop, eat and drink or simply to relax. Famous visitors include John Wayne, Clint...more
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Gracechurch Street, London EC3V 1LR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well worth a visit if you are touring “the City”. Wonderful architecture to take in as you stroll the market which dates back to the 14th Century. This is a place to eat and drink as opposed to shops unless you are looking for fresh...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank K_R_2466
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like many other reviewers, we visited Leadenhall as a result of the hype. The architecture is beautiful, but it is a small area & so doesnt take long to view it. The shops we looked in are expensive even for London. Give it a miss...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Graham S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stunning and great breakfast places to be found! The buildings used in the Harry Potter movies are easy to spot and beautiful!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 February 2019

Nice shops, interesting architecture inside and the modern surrounding buildings (Gherkin, Lloyds, Walkie Talkie)

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Scottishkayaker
Reviewed 6 February 2019

We visited this place on a Saturday. There were not too many people, but then most of the stores were closed. There were only handful open for lunch. I wasn't a fan of Harry Potter but the lack of crowd made it easy navigate to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GuyFromTheSix
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Popped in to the Pizza Express with our Grand-daughter a couple of months ago for a quick lunch. Placed our order just after 1.00 - chased up several times (the last being 1.40) when we were told that it was just going to go in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DeryckWheeler
Reviewed 30 January 2019 via mobile

In the heart of the city. Covered area Beside Lloyds of London with restaurants and bars. Great buzz and hive of activity. Recommended for a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 22 January 2019 via mobile

We came upon this by chance after wandering around some of the futuristic buildings of the city. Lovely quaint old shop fronts housing great restaurants and shops! Absolute contrast to its neighbours.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank theharrogatelady
Reviewed 12 January 2019

I'd been told that this was either the place or the inspiration for Diagonal alley in the Harry Potter series -- and it was indeed, charming -- but no Harry to be seen. Alas. I wouldn't make a detour to see this -- but if...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shirleydog
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

A stunning part of old London architecture in an area of the city with the most new developments. Not a real market now mainly eateries bars etc.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Sue H
4 March 2019|
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Response from DeryckWheeler | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - didn't have coffee whilst in the Market, but plenty of choice about
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Linda P
27 January 2019|
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Response from Bonglabongla | Reviewed this property |
The tour from Leadenhall ends a minute or so away from the sky gardens. The Leadenhall tour us not too much walking either. At certain places there are public benches, but it is mostly standing. There may be a few steps... More
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5 February 2018|
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Response from AngieP49 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is definitely open all year round.
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