Cuba Libre

 
 
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72 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0NY 
 
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Comfortable Cuban theme bar with regular live Latin music and excellent cocktails.

 

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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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Hotels near Cuba Libre

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  21% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
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  21% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Cuba Libre
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  31% off
Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Live Music nearest Cuba Libre

Nearest to Cuba Libre
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Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Cuba Libre
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
 
 
 
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The Lexington
London > Entertainment > Live Music
96-98 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London N1 | 9 minutes from Cuba Libre
The Lexington is both a music venue and an English pub that thinks it's an American speakeasy. While this may sound like trying to please all ... More
 
 
 
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Scala
London > Entertainment > Live Music
275 Pentonville Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 15 minutes from Cuba Libre
Housed inside the old King's Cross Cinema, the Scala might be a bit tattered around the edges but this only adds to its battered charm. The ... More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Cuba Libre

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The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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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Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
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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King Charles III
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th to 31st Jan 2015 - Various Times
Almeida Theatre, Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
Charles has to decide how to rule, following the death of the Queen and a lifetime of waiting. Mike Bartlett's latest drama about the country's first ...More
 
 
 
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The Liz And Dick Show
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th to 31st Jan 2015 - Various Times
The Old Red Lion Theatre, 418 St John Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Cuba Libre
Production based on real-life couple Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, with Lydia Poole playing Taylor and Ken McConnell playing Burton, by writer and director Dhanil Ali....More
 
 
 
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Smokers At The Scene Of A Crime & Cocktail Hour
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th to 31st Jan 2015 - Various Times
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 14 minutes from Cuba Libre
An exciting new set of two-handers from Julia Armfield. Powerful in their simplicity and drawing on her abilities as an excellent conversationalist writer, Armfield has produced ...More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Cuba Libre

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Cuba Libre
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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 Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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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Shopping near Cuba Libre

The best shops and markets near Cuba Libre
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Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
'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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Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ... 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 Cuba Libre
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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Restaurants near Cuba Libre

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La Forchetta
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
73 Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Cuba Libre
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Vivo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
57-58 Upper Street, N1 | Same location as Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre

Near Cuba Libre
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 17 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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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Cuba Libre gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 14 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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 | 15 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre

The best pubs near London Cuba Libre.
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The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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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Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Cuba Libre
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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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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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Meeting venue hire near Cuba Libre

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Cuba Libre.
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Little Angel Youth Theatre (Ages 11-17)
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The Little Angel Theatre 5 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

A performance inspired by Lewis Carrol's dark and eerie poem The Jabberwocky....More

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The Lexington 9 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

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Hip hop dance showcase hosted by Jonzi D with the opportunity for the audience to give feedback after the performances....More

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Concerts | On 31st January 2015 

Union Chapel 11 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

Melodic avant-folk tunes. With support from Debs Newbold, Kate Daisy Grant....More

 

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