Westfield Stratford shopping centre.

Shopping & More

After-work drinks, Sunday brunch, a quick browse before the game… Stratford Cross is minutes from enough bars, restaurants, shops and entertainment venues to fill a hundred weekends. From HereEast to East Village, Hackney Wick to Westfield Stratford City — and the 300 food and fashion retailers which come with it — it’s a neighbourhood with unlimited experiences in every direction. And, even better, it’s all only 15 minutes from central London.

Whatever you’re searching for, you’ll find it within a stone's throw of Stratford Cross.

Take a short stroll and you can discover the independent bars and restaurants of the East Village, a thriving food and drink scene on the canals of Hackney Wick or the locally-run breweries and coffee shops of HereEast. Whether it’s a barbershop or kickboxing class, dry cleaning or doggy day care, everything you could need is already here.

And if you’re after something specific, our directory outlines exactly what’s on offer while you’re exploring Stratford Cross.


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Stratford Cross

A five-minute stroll from some of the capital’s greatest experiences, there is no limit to what you can do in London’s newest neighbourhood.
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East Bank

Home to renowned creative institutions including the BBC, V&A East and Sadler’s Wells, East Bank is a powerhouse of culture and learning unlike anything else in the capital.
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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

From idyllic riverside lawns and wetlands teeming with wildlife to award-winning gardens and imaginative playgrounds, 560 acres of beautiful parkland provide the luxury of space.

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Download the Stratford Cross app, your all-in-one guide to a diverse range of experiences across our neighbourhood. Discover exclusive news and events, discounts to local bars, restaurants, and cafes, plus everything you need to know about our vibrant community. Happy exploring!


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