Before you set off to visit us, we strongly recommend that you place a booking! Our Emporium is often fully booked, and the only way to guarantee you’ll be admitted into the cafe is to place a reservation.
Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium
Bethnal Green Road
London E2 6DG
Nearest Train Stations
Closest: Shoreditch High Street (London Overground Line) (5-10 minute walk, depending on your pace)
Next Closest: Liverpool St Station (London Overground, TFL Rail, London Underground: Central Line, Hammersmith and City Line, Circle Line, Metropolitan Line) (15-20 minute walk, depending on your pace)
Next Closest: Bethnal Green (London Underground, Central Line) (15-20 minute walk, depending on your pace)
The best source of Public Transport advice is London's TFL website. The TFL website can give you updates regarding line outages, planned engineering works and delays. We recommend you check it before you travel, especially on weekends, when TFL tend to do most of their engineering work.
If you need help getting from your hotel or home, we recommend using the TFL Journey Planner to find your way to us. You'll need our postcode, which is E2 6DG.
The following bus routes stop on Bethnal Green Road near the Cat Emporium:
Bus route 388
Bus route 8
If you are on the bus heading east along Bethnal Green Road, you need to alight at stop Brick Lane SA and walk along the dashed red line shown in the map below.
If you are on the bus heading west along Bethnal Green Road, you need to alight at stop Brick Lane SB, and it will drop you off next to the Cat Emporium.
There is metered street parking in the area, but it's a busy area and we recommend public transport whenever possible.
On weekends, especially Sundays, when the Brick Lane Markets are in full swing, parking can be very difficult.
If you need to drive for mobility reasons, we recommend allowing a little extra travel time to secure a parking space before your booking.
Tower Hamlets provides an interactive map of carpark spaces in the area. Click the button below and type in our postcode E2 6DG to look at parking near our cafe.