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Kings Cross Filling Station, King's Cross, Goods Way, London N1C 4UR
 
 
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Sun to Thu 11am-10.30pm, Fri & Sat 11am-11pm
 
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Main courses £14.50-£28
 

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Shrimpy'sA slice of Californian cool, Shrimpy's is what the men from Bistrotheque did next. They took a disused petrol station in King's Cross, overlooked by Kings Place and the offices of The Guardian, employed London architecture firm Carmody Groarke and replaced petrol pumps with Donald Urquhart murals, Jonathan Trayte sculptures and a menu of lobster, octopus and soft shell crab. Overlooking the Regent's Canal, Shrimpy's Chef Director Tom Collins has come up with a menu influenced from trips to California, Mexico, Peru, Brazil and Argentina. This translates into sweetcorn chowder and salt cod croquets for starters, veal or chili monkfish for mains and poached quince to finish. If the original Bistrotheque is anything to go by, this second venture can't be anything but the height of cool. And even if you haven't been organised enough to book a table it's worth dropping in as the bar counter will always be available for drinks and walk-ins.

 

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6 minutes walk
 
 
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Camden Road Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Arcade Car Parks
 
10 minutes walk
 
Judd Street NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th May to 10th September 2017
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 3 minutes from Shrimpy's
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Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, Holborn, London N1C | 2 minutes from Shrimpy's
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17 Duke's Road, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 10 minutes from Shrimpy's
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Lewis Cubitt Park, King's Cross, London N1C | 4 minutes from Shrimpy's
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
31 Marchmont Street, WC1N | 13 minutes from Shrimpy's
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One Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 2 minutes from Shrimpy's
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GNH Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Great Northern Hotel, King's Cross, London N1C | 3 minutes from Shrimpy's
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VOC
London > Nightlife > Bars
2 Varnishers Yard, Regents Quarter, King's Cross, London N1 | 6 minutes from Shrimpy's
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Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 3 minutes from Shrimpy's
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British Library Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
96 Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Shrimpy's
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Friends House
London > Business > Venue Hire
173-177 Euston Road, Bloomsbury, London NW1 | 12 minutes from Shrimpy's
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