The Compton Arms

 
 
ADDRESS
4 Compton Avenue, N1 2XD
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Caledonian Road Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
16 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near The Compton Arms

Near The Compton Arms
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  42% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 10 minutes from The Compton Arms
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  27% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 17 minutes from The Compton Arms
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  27% off
Central Street, EC1V | 22 minutes from The Compton Arms
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Gastropub nearest The Compton Arms

Nearest to The Compton Arms
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 6 minutes from The Compton Arms
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
 
 
 
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 6 minutes from The Compton Arms
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Compton Arms
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Compton Arms

The Compton Arms clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from The Compton Arms
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
 
 
 
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from The Compton Arms
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
 
 
 
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Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from The Compton Arms
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Compton Arms

Near The Compton Arms
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The Most Ugly Child/ A&E Oldtime String Band
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 1st March 2015 - 2.30pm-6pm
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 1 minute from The Compton Arms
Self-penned country and Americana numbers come courtesy of the Nottingham-based quintet....More
 
 
 
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Colour Haze
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 1st March 2015 - 7pm
Relentless Garage, 22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 4 minutes from The Compton Arms
The Munich-based threesome performs its stoner and psychedelic rock material. With support from Radio Moscow, Cherry Coke....More
 
 
 
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Introduction To Puppetry Performance: Course
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 1st March 2015 - 10am-5pm
The Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Compton Arms
Learn basic techniques with Oliver Smart....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Compton Arms

Near The Compton Arms
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 3 minutes from The Compton Arms
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit pub that shares ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from The Compton Arms
Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Compton Arms
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Compton Arms

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Compton Arms
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 2 minutes from The Compton Arms
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Compton Arms
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 16 minutes from The Compton Arms
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Compton Arms

The best shops and markets near The Compton Arms
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from The Compton Arms
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from The Compton Arms
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from The Compton Arms
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Compton Arms

What are the best dining options near The Compton Arms London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gem
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
265 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from The Compton Arms
... More
 
 
 
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Ziloufs
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
270 Upper Street, N12UQ | 1 minute from The Compton Arms
Pan-Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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House of Wolf
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
181 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from The Compton Arms
From Friday 5th October, an old Victorian music hall on Islington's Upper Street reopens as a series of monthly pop-up guest chef residencies. Mixing ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Compton Arms

Near The Compton Arms
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 13 minutes from The Compton Arms
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 24 minutes from The Compton Arms
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 26 minutes from The Compton Arms
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Compton Arms

The Compton Arms gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, N1C | 19 minutes from The Compton Arms
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 24 minutes from The Compton Arms
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 24 minutes from The Compton Arms
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Compton Arms

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Compton Arms.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | Same location as The Compton Arms
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Compton Arms
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from The Compton Arms
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
 

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Fairport Convention
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Union Chapel 1 minute walk from The Compton Arms

The veteran classic rock and folk ensemble, led by singer and guitarist Simon Nicol, promotes its album By Popular Request....More

The Most Ugly Child/ A&E Oldtime String Band
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Union Chapel 1 minute walk from The Compton Arms

Self-penned country and Americana numbers come courtesy of the Nottingham-based quintet....More

Colour Haze
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Relentless Garage 4 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

The Munich-based threesome performs its stoner and psychedelic rock material. With support from Radio Moscow, Cherry Coke....More

Introduction To Puppetry Performance: Course
Exhibitions | On 1st March 2015 

The Little Angel Theatre 6 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

Learn basic techniques with Oliver Smart....More

Stand And Deliver
Theatre | Until 15th March 2015 

The King's Head 8 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

Join Frank Goldenboy and his two children, Paris and Antwerp, in a time-travelling romp back to 1731. Re-live the 1980s ...More

The Sunday Social
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th April 2015 

The Old Queen's Head 10 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

Resident DJs play a mix of indie, pop, house and electro....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | Until 1st March 2015 

Camden Head 11 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

New act and material night featuring guest performers....More

Swing Mon Amour
Concerts | Until 7th June 2015 

The Lexington 18 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

Benoit Viellefon & His Orchestra and DJ France play classic swing and jazz music....More

Acoustic Sundays: Terrible Two
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

The Crypt St Peters Church 19 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

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Compania Manuel Linan: Nomada
Dance | On 1st March 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 20 minutes walk from The Compton Arms

The fourth creation from the multi-award-winning performer Manuel Linanas, a choreographer, bringing together a cast of six dancers, three singers ...More

 
 
 
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