Home Discover Local Life Gallions Reach

You are not logged in. Log in / Register


Gallions Reach

Thames side position and DLR services to Canary Wharf and beyond

"Woolwich is affordable, it has great transport links, fantastic people and the new General Gordon Place is extraordinary."

Michael Schult

"Factory and warehouse conversions in the east end of London make characterful homes."

Stuart Harris

"Investment from the Mayor's Out of London fund has made a marked difference with new public spaces and community projects..."

Joshua Mugume

What is your favourite place?

Where do Gallions Reach locals go?

Red Door Studios

It is a lovely, cosy art gallery-cum-cafe space, with loads of activities on offer.

Run or Dye

The most fun you can have with a pair of trainers, never mind the mad dashing through colour stations where you're attacked with sachets of dye. There's also a music festival of colour! Run or Dye takes place not only in London, but all around the country and world.

ExCel Centre

There are exhibitions held here all the time - most recently ComicCon. It was also the venue for many of the events during the 2012 Olympics.

Sunborn Yacht Hotel

A little known gem, the Sunborn is a fully functioning hotel held on a yacht next to the ExCel centre. You can go here just for the bar, as well as the half price buffet breakfast at the weekend too!

Dynamix Health Club

The perfect place to go to relieve stress after work. It has an amazing free weights room and a cafe serving healthy juices and shakes made from a choice of protein brands.

Emirates Air Line

Breathtaking views over east London.

Vijay's Chawalla

A down to earth vegetarian Indian restaurant, with tasty, inexpensive, healthy and authentic food.


A fantastic Asian confectionary shop selling both sweet and savoury treats on Green Street, close to Upton Park Underground Station.

Panda's Kitchen

Chinese takeaway if you're in between the Forest Gate and Upton Park Area. All fresh ingredients, amazing portions and cooked with loads of colour and flavour!

London Fish Bazaar

This excellent fish shop buys in their fish from Billingsgate Market. They cater for a variety of cultures, with a range of exotic fish.

Up at the O2

A really good day out scaling the roof of the O2. Once at the top you can see across East London and you are directly in the flight path for City Airport, with the chance to take some good pictures of the landscape!

Susan Clark Interiors

A lovely independent interiors shop, selling fab pieces of furniture, fabrics, small gifts and unique cards.

Pie Republic

Great traditional pie and mash.

Il Bianco

The best food at this little hidden gem in London! Great for occasions and loads of specials - the seafood is the best thing they do.

Corner Kitchen

Fantastic family orientated cafe serving unique stone baked pizzas, homemade cakes and featuring a basement playground with dedicated activities throughout the week for under 5's. Great place to take babies and toddlers.

Know a great place?

Share your favourite place to go in or around Gallions Reach.

Let us know

Why not explore the nearby areas of Royal Docks, Woolwich, Thamesmead, Barking, Upton Park, Charlton, Plashet, Plaistow, Upton and North Greenwich

Why do you find Gallions Reach a great place to live?

Be the first to tell us what makes living in Gallions Reach great.

Please tell us about Gallions Reach

"Beckton Gas Works forms an unusual backdrop for the battle scenes in Stanley Kubrick's 'Full Metal Jacket'."

Explore Gallions Reach

  1. Food and Drink places Amenities

  2. Tube and rail stations Transport

  3. Schools, colleges and universities Schools

    School performance tables

  4. Shops Property

Child-friendly activities near Gallions Reach

  1. About Gallions Reach

    Gallions Reach is in the Docklands area of east London. Gallions Reach DLR station is a station on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) and is located on the DLR's Beckton branch, between Cyprus and Beckton stations.

    What are your favourite things about Gallions Reach?

    Local Estate Agencies

    Gallions Reach estate agents

    E16 estate agents

  2. Nearby areas

    Why not explore some other local areas:

Feedback about living in Gallions Reach has been submitted directly by the public and may not neccessarily reflect the views of Foxtons. The description of Gallions Reach was modified from Wikipedia and is available under the Creative Commons licence. Land Registry data is Crown copyright.

All the views and contributions contained within Foxtons Local Life are those of the contributors. All content is assessed before publishing for taste, however free opinion is encouraged. Foxtons accept no payment or sponsorship for content that is posted about Gallions Reach.

Call 0800 369 8667 for further information about marketing your home, or to find out how much your property is worth