Greek Street is located in the centre of the Soho district of central London, running north from Shaftesbury Avenue into the leafy Soho Square.
Laid in the late 17th century, Greek Street, which has intersections with Bateman Street, Old Compton Street and Romilly Street, was named after a Greek church located in the area on Hog Lane.
Greek Street is today home to a number of bars and restaurants and lies close to the popular shopping areas of Oxford Street and Regent Street.
Greek Street is home to a section on the Prince Edward theatre, which has its main entrance on Old Compton Street.
The famous L'Escargot restaurant is also located in this area, at 48 Greek Street. L'Escargot has a fashionable ground floor area which serves food and drinks and also houses the Picasso Room, which provides a refined area in which to enjoy excellent food.
The Patara restaurant is also situated in this area, providing reasonably priced Thai cuisine in a peaceful setting at 15 Greek Street.
Greek Street lies close to a number of popular areas in west London, such as Bloomsbury, Covent Garden and Leicester Square, home to a number of cinemas, bars and restaurants.
The British Museum stands 500m north-east of Greek Street, while the popular National Gallery can be found 500m south-east.
Greek Street is located close to many bus and London Underground services and is well served by licensed (black) taxis. Tottenham Court Road Underground Station, which runs Central and Northern line services to destinations including Bond Street, Oxford Circus and Warren Street, stands 150m north-east of Greek Street on Tottenham Court Road.
|HOTEL / APARTMENT||POSTCODE||MILES||STAR||12 Dec||13 Dec||14 Dec||15 Dec||16 Dec||17 Dec||18 Dec||19 Dec|
|Tottenham Court Road Station||1||Central - Northern||0.22 miles|
|Leicester Square Station||1||Piccadilly - Northern||0.34 miles|
|Covent Garden Station||1||Piccadilly||0.49 miles|
|Piccadilly Circus Station||1||Bakerloo - Piccadilly||0.50 miles|
|Goodge Street Station||1||Northern||0.73 miles|
|Charing Cross London Station||0.83 miles|
|London Euston Station||1.62 miles|
|London Waterloo International Station||1.68 miles|
|London Waterloo Station||1.79 miles|
|London St Pancras Station||1.83 miles|