King's Head

 
 
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115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 1QN 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
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

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near King's Head

Near King's Head
Hilton Islington Hotel London London
Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £81  28% 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
 
 
 
Jurys Inn Islington Hotel London
Jurys Inn Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £67  38% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 10 minutes from King's Head
The decor when you walk into reception is fresh and modern and this first impression extends throughout the hotel to the bedrooms, bar and restaurant. It's ...More
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London London
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £64  33% 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Anam London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from King's Head
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near King's Head

Near King's Head
Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel London
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Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Monday 14th July 2014 - 7.30pm-11pm
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from King's Head
Improvisers including Cariad Lloyd and Rachel Parris channel the spirit of Jane Austen to conjure a play full of wit, flirtation and dastardly behaviour out of ...More
 
 
 
George Cosby London
Today Only
George Cosby
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 14th July 2014 - 7.30pm
The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road, N1 | 11 minutes from King's Head
The London-based singer performs his pop originals....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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
London Dance Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 18 minutes from King's Head
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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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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Mr Burns
Mr Burns
Theatre | Until 19th July 2014 

Almeida Theatre 2 minutes walk from King's Head

A well-loved episode of The Simpsons is recounted by a group of survivors in post-apocalyptic America, and is told over ...More

 
Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel
Comedy | On 14th July 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 2 minutes walk from King's Head

Improvisers including Cariad Lloyd and Rachel Parris channel the spirit of Jane Austen to conjure a play full of wit, ...More

Roots
Concerts | Until 29th September 2014 

'Round Midnight Jazz & Blues Bar 7 minutes walk from King's Head

The band plays rock and folk....More

That Thing Is Comedy
Comedy | Until 28th July 2014 

Hope & Anchor 7 minutes walk from King's Head

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Monday at Anam
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th August 2014 

Anam 9 minutes walk from King's Head

Resident DJs play dance, chart and pop....More

Afro Cuban Lounge Salsa Club And Lesson
Exhibitions | Until 28th July 2014 

Buffalo Bar 10 minutes walk from King's Head

Cuban salsa dance session....More

The Grandees: The Wrong Side Of The Door
Comedy | Until 21st July 2014 

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

Sketches and character comedy from the trio comprising of Tom Turner, Marny Godden and Andrew Mudie....More

Tom Craine: Thoughts On Love (By A Man With None of the Answers)
Comedy | On 14th July 2014 

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

Witty banter on all the pitfalls of romance from the up-and-coming strand-up....More

George Cosby
Concerts | On 14th July 2014 

The Lexington 11 minutes walk from King's Head

The London-based singer performs his pop originals....More

There's A Monster In The Lake
Theatre | Until 19th July 2014 

Rosemary Branch Theatre 13 minutes walk from King's Head

Spoken Mirror presents a contemporary comedy by Tallulah Brown, in which an elderly man goes missing from his rehabilitation centre....More

 
 
 
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