Byron

 
 
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341 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0PB 
 
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ByronOf all the many burger chains in London, Byron is the least gimmicky and could well be the best. Byron claims to source its beef from small farms in Scotland where cattle have roamed the highlands and eaten grass for two to three years before slaughter. Buns are baked daily from a fourth generation family baker in the East End and burgers freshly ground every morning at 5am. The menu is simple: a classic burger, a cheese burger (with four types of cheese to choose from), a Byron burger (dry cure bacon, mature cheddar and Byron BBQ sauce), a bun-free skinny option with salad, a chicken burger and a veggie option (grilled Portobello mushroom, roast red pepper, spinach and goat's cheese). And the verdict? "That's about the best burger I've ever had," claims The Times restaurant critic Giles Coran. We agree: the burgers here are mighty fine especially the Byron with extra avocado. Sides include French fries, home made thick chips, onion rings, courgette fries, coleslaw and macaroni cheese, while there is a selection of salads and desserts on offer. Not ones to forget about the bigger picture, Byron also offer an impressive selection of craft beers as the perfect accompaniment to the burgers. The beer list changes every six months and offers local favourites, worldwide options and their very own Byron Pale Ale.

 

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Opening and closing times for Byron

Today (Thursday) Byron closes at 23.00

Monday:

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23.00
 
 

Tuesday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

Wednesday:

12.00
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23.00
 
 

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12.00
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23.00
 
 

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12.00
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23.30
 
 

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12.00
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23.30
 
 

Sunday:

12.00
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22.30
 
 

LondonTown.com - Byron Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Near Byron
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £81  22% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Byron
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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £74  37% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 6 minutes from Byron
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300 City Road, EC1V | 7 minutes from Byron
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London > Restaurants > American restaurants
45 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 17 minutes from Byron
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London > Restaurants > American restaurants
45 Clerkenwell Road, EC1M | 17 minutes from Byron
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London > Restaurants > American restaurants
44 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 18 minutes from Byron
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London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
335 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Byron
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London > Restaurants > Brasseries
39 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Byron
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
31 Camden Passage, Angel, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Byron
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London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Byron
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Byron
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London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Byron
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Sights and Attractions near Byron

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London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from Byron
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London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Byron
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407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Byron
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London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Byron
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3 Camden Passage, Islington, London N18EA | 1 minute from Byron
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London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
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London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from Byron
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44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Byron
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Byron
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Byron
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Byron
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Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Byron
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Byron
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Byron
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London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Byron
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London > Business > Venue Hire
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King Charles III
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Theatre | Until 31st May 2014 

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