Walkabout Islington

 
 
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56 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0NY
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

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

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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  22% off
    53 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from Walkabout Islington
    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 £70  36% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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  24% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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 Bars nearest Walkabout Islington

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    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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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    Anam
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    Retro-trendy, infectiously popular, and staunchly pioneering London's first Irish cocktail bar is a welcome addition to Islington's portfolio of drinking venues. A heady mix of curved ... More
     
     
     
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    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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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    Colebrookes
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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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    The Old Queen's Head
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
     
     
     
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    Cafe Kick
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    43 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 14 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    The original Kick bar and a local landmark, Cafe Kick is a tiny continental-style cafe bar with terrace tables and an endearingly insalubrious interior, has three ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near Walkabout Islington

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    Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: Ahnen
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 23rd, 24th, 25th and 26th Apr 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    Tanztheater Wuppertal, the dance company founder by influential choreographer Pina Bausch, returns to Sadler's Wells in April to perform the UK premiere of two of her ...More
     
     
     
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    Paco Pena: Flamencura
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 20th to 28th June 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    Legendary flamenco guitarist, composer, dramatist and producer Paco Pena returns to Sadler's Wells with Flamencura. In pursuit of 'duende', the alchemy between interpreter and audience at ...More
     
     
     
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    Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui: milonga
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 9th to 13th Jun 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    There are so many milongas in Buenos Aires that the Argentines have come up with the verb 'milonguear' (meaning touring milongas). With his ...More
     
     
     
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    Angel Comedy Club
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, N1 | 1 minute from Walkabout Islington
    Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Screen on the Green
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the dinky Screen on ... More
     
     
     
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    The King's Head
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Walkabout Islington

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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
    14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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
     
     
     
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    The Islington Metal Works
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 5 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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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    Angel Building
    London > Attractions > Sights
    407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 7 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    Launched in late 2010, the Angel Building in Islington transformed from an under-used early 1980s commercial block into an award-winning office space, reinvented by architects ... More
     
     
     
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    Loop
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Walkabout Islington
    'Loop' is a gorgeous shop to do with all things knit. A huge selection of exquisite yarns from around the world as well as haberdashery, vintage ... More
     
     
     
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    Paul A Young Fine Chocolates
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    33 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Walkabout Islington
    Before he was a full-time chocolatier, Paul A Young was patissier for Marco Pierre White. The drama and perfectionism demanded by a Michelin-starred restaurant are both ... More
     
     
     
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    Felix and Lilys
    London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
    3 Camden Passage, Islington, London N18EA | 1 minute from Walkabout Islington
    This gorgeous baby boutique in Camden Passage, Islington, offers a stylish combination of everything a mother needs - or wants. Felix and Lily's predominantly stocks children ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Walkabout Islington

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    La Forchetta
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    73 Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Walkabout Islington
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    Vivo
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    57-58 Upper Street, N1 | Same location as Walkabout Islington
    Vivo opens on 9th October 2013. Brothers Will and Ben Thompson are behind this Italian bakery and restaurant on Upper Street in Islington. Vivo is their ... More
     
     
     
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    Radicals and Victuallers
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    59 Upper Street, N1 | Same location as Walkabout Islington
    Serving up an unusual selection of burgers - filled with fried egg and peanut butter, or Nik Naks and pastrami - as well as other US ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Walkabout Islington

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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 17 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 17 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
     
     
     
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    City Journalism
    London > Education > Professional Training
    106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Walkabout Islington

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    Spa Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Northampton Road, EC1R | 14 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
     
     
     
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    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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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    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 16 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Walkabout Islington

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    The Old Queen's Head
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
     
     
     
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    The Crown
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    Modern British cuisine ... More
     
     
     
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    Duke of Cambridge
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
     
     
     
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    Business Design Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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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    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    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
     
     
     
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    Sadler's Wells
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Walkabout Islington
    Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
     
     
     
     

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    Nish Kumar: Work In Progress
    Comedy | On 21st April 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 1 minute walk from Walkabout Islington

    Quirky observations and intelligent storytelling as one half of sketch duo Gentlemen Of Leisure tries out new material....More

    Silver Screen Cuisine: The Hundred-Foot Journey
    Leisure | Until 22nd April 2015 

    The Screen on the Green 2 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    Silver Screen Cuisine blends film and food in a delightful evening event....More

    Subjectivity
    Exhibitions | Until 19th May 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 3 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    Thought-provoking conversation aiming to bridge the gap between gender, misunderstandings and differences in perspectives....More

    Subjectivity
    Exhibitions | Until 21st April 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 3 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    Thought-provoking conversation aiming to bridge the gap between gender, misunderstandings and differences in perspectives....More

    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Theatre | Until 9th May 2015 

    The King's Head 3 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    Alison Skilbeck's one-woman show explores the public and hidden life of one of the most extraordinary women of the 20th ...More

     
    Carmen Disruption
    Carmen Disruption
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Almeida Theatre 5 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    Part of a series of plays at the Almeida that look at materialism, money and what we value, Carmen Disruption ...More

     
    Three Short Plays By Samuel Beckett
    Theatre | Until 25th April 2015 

    The Old Red Lion Theatre 6 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

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    Russian Circles
    Concerts | On 21st April 2015 

    Islington Assembly Hall 8 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    The Illinois-formed collective, also known as Mike Sullivan, Dave Turncrantz and Brian Cook, perform instrumental post-rock and metal....More

    Maiians
    Concerts | On 21st April 2015 

    The Lexington 9 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    Double-drum propelled electronica....More

    Los Carpinteros
    Exhibitions | Until 24th May 2015 

    Parasol Unit 11 minutes walk from Walkabout Islington

    Installations, paintings, sculpture, drawings and a film screening by the Cuban art collective, exploring the functionality of architecture, design and ...More

     
     
     
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