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

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

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

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World Cup 2010: Where to watch it in London

Fever Pitch 474-476 Fulham Broadway, SW6 1BY London's first World Cup pop-up bar arrives in Fulham Broadway for six weeks of football festivities as the globe's finest...

 
 
What to do in London Throughout 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Hotels near King's Head

Near King's Head
Hilton London Islington Hotel  London
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £83  41% 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
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £59  21% 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
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London London
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £64  40% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 11 minutes from King's Head
Located nearby to Sadler's Wells Theatre, St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London, Citadines St Mark's is a 4-star apartment hotel that aims to accommodate business ...More
 
 
 
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Alternative Pubs nearest King's Head

The best pubs near London King's Head.
The Old Queen's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Nightlife near King's Head

King's Head clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Colebrookes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Hoxley & Porter London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Pisco Embassy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Events near King's Head

Near King's Head
Liabilities London
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Liabilities
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 20th December 2014 - 6pm-10pm
O2 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 6 minutes from King's Head
The Surrey-based group performs its alternative punk originals....More
 
 
 
IQ London
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IQ
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 20th December 2014 - 6.30pm-11pm
O2 Academy Islington, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 6 minutes from King's Head
The 1980s band plays progressive rock....More
 
 
 
Edward Scissorhands London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Edward Scissorhands
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 11th January 2015
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 12 minutes from King's Head
Having so successfully given new interpretations to classics like Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Nutcracker!, Matthew Bourne now brings Edward Scissorhands to Sadler's Wells this ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near King's Head

Near King's Head
The King's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Screen on the Green London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Islington Metal Works London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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

The best shops and markets near King's Head
Cass Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Cass Art Islington London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Loop London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Restaurants near King's Head

What are the best dining options near King's Head London?
Strada - Islington London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Cafe Gallipoli Bazar London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe Gallipoli Bazar
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
107 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as King's Head
...More
 
 
 
Nando's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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

Near King's Head
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Jenius Social London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
London Wine Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Leisure near King's Head

King's Head gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
London Fencing Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Spa Fields Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Pancras Square Leisure London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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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Meeting venue hire near King's Head

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near King's Head.
Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Business Design Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 8 minutes from King's Head
...More
 
 
 
 

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OperaUpClose: La Boheme
Concerts | Until 4th January 2015 

The King's Head

An aspiring novelist falls for an immigrant cleaner in Robin Norton-Hale's retelling of Puccini's tragic tale....More

Little Angel Youth Theatre (Ages 11-17)
Theatre | Until 28th February 2015 

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

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

Jabberwocky
Theatre | Until 1st February 2015 

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

Little Angel Theatre presents a children's show inspired by the Lewis Carroll poem about a boy who ventures into the ...More

Cindermouse: Little Angel Theatre
Cindermouse: Little Angel Theatre
Theatre | Until 1st February 2015 

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

A host of colourful glove and rod puppet characters travel to the land of mice where hardworking little Cindermouse, the ...More

 
The Merchant Of Venice
Theatre | Until 14th February 2015 

Almeida Theatre 2 minutes walk from King's Head

Ian McDiarmid features as Shylock, in the Royal Shakespeare Company's modern interpretation of the drama about money, race, religion and ...More

King Charles III
Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

Almeida Theatre 2 minutes walk from King's Head

Charles has to decide how to rule, following the death of the Queen and a lifetime of waiting. Mike Bartlett's ...More

Choose A Yr Own Adventure! *Sober* Queer + LGBT Dance Party
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th December 2014 

Unity Unitarian Church 3 minutes walk from King's Head

DJs spin pop, hip hop, disco, electro and rock in an eclectic night of music and dance....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 20th December 2014 

Camden Head 3 minutes walk from King's Head

Sharp wit and banter from Sunil Patel, Tom Goodliffe, Mr Susie, Richard Todd, Masud Milas and MC Barry Ferns. Doors ...More

Club De Fromage
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th December 2014 

O2 Academy Islington 6 minutes walk from King's Head

DJs spin cheesy dancefloor anthems....More

Liabilities
Concerts | On 20th December 2014 

O2 Academy Islington 6 minutes walk from King's Head

The Surrey-based group performs its alternative punk originals....More

 

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New for 2014, Grotto Outre is a unique and welcome addition to London's festive calendar. Centred on a Christmas experience ...More

 
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Exhibitions | 24th January 2015 - 10th April 2015 

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Set to be one of the biggest art shows of the year, Rubens and His Legacy is a major exhibition ...More

 
Darbar Festival
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Concerts | 17th September 2015 - 20th September 2015 

Southbank Centre

The Darbar Festival, now a regular fixture, returns to Southbank Centre this September for its tenth anniversary, bringing the best ...More

 
Ennio Morricone
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Concerts | On 5th February 2015 

The O2 Arena

The film composer Ennio Morricone, well known for his soundtracks to The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, Cinema Paradiso, ...More

 
Bocconcino Pizzeria
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Opened 1st December 2014 

Authentic wood-fired pizzas and freshly made pasta dishes are the order of the day at Bocconcino Pizzeria, a high-end pizza ...More

 
The Queensbury Kitchen
The Queensbury Kitchen
Opened 10th December 2014 

From the team behind The Queensbury gastropub and right around the corner from it, comes The Queensbury Kitchen, a moden ...More

 
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