King's Head

 
 
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115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 1QN
 
 
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Angel Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
9 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  42% off
    53 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from King's Head
    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  35% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 10 minutes from King's Head
    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  35% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 15 minutes from King's Head
    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 Pubs nearest King's Head

    The best pubs near London King's Head.
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    The Old Queen's Head
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Colebrookes
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from King's Head
    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 | 3 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Paco Pena: Flamencura
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 20th to 28th June 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from King's Head
    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 | 12 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 14th July to 9th August 2015
    Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 12 minutes from King's Head
    Fifteen years since its premiere, Matthew Bourne's "sweaty, oil-spattered version of Carmen" (The Guardian) is back. The internationally acclaimed award-winning dance thriller is loosely based ...More
     
     
     
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    The King's Head
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as King's Head
    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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    The Screen on the Green
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from King's Head
    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 Little Angel Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from King's Head
    The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near King's Head

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near King's Head
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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
    14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from King's Head
    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 | 8 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 8 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Shopping near King's Head

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    Cass Art
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from King's Head
    The flagship store of this art mini-chain stocks something for everyone from the eager beginnner to the consumate expert - water colours, oils, drawing and much ... More
     
     
     
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    Cass Art Islington
    London > Shopping > Art and Design
    66-67 Colebrooke Row, N1 | 3 minutes from King's Head
    Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
     
     
     
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    Loop
    London > Shopping > Specialists
    15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from King's Head
    '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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    Strada - Islington
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    105-106 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as King's Head
    Strada has started something of a pizza revolution and knocked Pizza Express off its perch (as well as, more regrettably, being the final nail in the ... More
     
     
     
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    Cafe Gallipoli Bazar
    London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
    107 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as King's Head
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    Nando's
    London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
    324 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from King's Head
    Portuguese cuisine. ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near King's Head

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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 19 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 20 minutes from King's Head
    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
     
     
     
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    London Wine Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 20 minutes from King's Head
    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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    King's Head gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, EC1V | 17 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Spa Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Northampton Road, EC1R | 17 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Pancras Square Leisure
    London > Leisure >
    5 Pancras Square, N1C | 18 minutes from King's Head
    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
     
     
     
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    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Business Design Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from King's Head
    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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    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 8 minutes from King's Head
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    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Theatre | Until 9th May 2015 

    The King's Head

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

     
    The Paper Dolls
    The Paper Dolls
    Theatre | Until 28th June 2015 

    The Little Angel Theatre 2 minutes walk from King's Head

    Julia Donaldson's magical tale of a little girl who cuts out a string of paper dolls and goes on a ...More

     
    Carmen Disruption
    Carmen Disruption
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Almeida Theatre 2 minutes walk from King's Head

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

     
    Angel Comedy
    Comedy | Until 25th May 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 3 minutes walk from King's Head

    Improvisational humour from Shoot From The Hip....More

    The Interrupters
    Concerts | On 27th April 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 6 minutes walk from King's Head

    Los Angeles-based ska and punk outfit....More

    Life Drawing Classes At Candid Arts Trust
    Exhibitions | Until 30th April 2015 

    Candid Arts Galleries 8 minutes walk from King's Head

    Life Drawing Drop-In Classes at Candid Arts Trust. Come along and improve your drawing skills!...More

    Joe Rowntree Is Morgan Berry: Pet Bereavement Counsellor
    Comedy | On 27th April 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre 11 minutes walk from King's Head

    Join the award-winning character comedian as he tries to save a flailing car wash from going Watership Down by launching ...More

    Mull Historical Society
    Concerts | On 27th April 2015 

    The Lexington 11 minutes walk from King's Head

    The band plays rock with support from Sorren Maclean....More

    Bryan Kneale R.A : Five Decades
    Exhibitions | Until 1st May 2015 

    Pangolin London 17 minutes walk from King's Head

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    Guardian Live Event: The Cricket Pitch Featuring The Horne Section
    Exhibitions | On 27th April 2015 

    Kings Place 17 minutes walk from King's Head

    Hosted by Alex Horne and The Observer's Emma John and with music from The Horne Section join us for an ...More

     
     
     
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