Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

 
 

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Angel Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
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Canonbury Overground Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
11 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What to do in London Throughout 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  29% off
    53 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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  42% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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  28% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 17 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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 Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Nearest to Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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 | 2 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    Anam
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    Nightlife near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo) clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    The Old Queen's Head
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Colebrookes
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    EGG
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    200 York Way, King's Cross, London N7 | 18 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Spread out over three floors with each one providing its own distinct look and feel, Egg London is a venue like no other. The ground floor ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Now On
    Charles Court Opera: Ruddigore
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 18th February to 14th March 2015 - Various Times
    The King's Head, 115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    John Savournin directs a small-scale performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's Gothic spoof, with musical direction by pianist David Eaton....More
     
     
     
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    The Freestylers
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 6th March 2015 - 11pm-6am
    The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    British electro house, rave and breakbeat outfit featuring Aston Harvey and Matt Cantor....More
     
     
     
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    Postiljonen & Marlene
    London > Events > Music  Dates: Friday 6th March 2015 - 7.30pm
    The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road, N1 | 13 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Two incredible Scandinavian acts share a stage for a special, unforgettable one-off show....More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
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    Almeida Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    The King's Head
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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 Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
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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 Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    The Islington Metal Works
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 10 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    Shopping near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    The best shops and markets near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
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    Twentytwentyone
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Aria
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    This design-orientated lifestyle store offers a wide range to choose from. From fashion, to homeware, to cosmetics, it's all here at Aria. Pick up a pastel-coloured ... More
     
     
     
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    Zoots
    London > Shopping > Cleaning and Repairs
    2 Haven Mews, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Zoots is a home-service dry cleaning outfit, who collect personal and household ironing, laundry and dry cleaning, delivering them back to your door as good as ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Restaurants near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    What are the best dining options near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo) London?
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    Le Mercury
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    140A Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Mains for under £6 excellent value and a good atmosphere.... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    La Porchetta
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    141 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Pizza & Pasta ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Almeida
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    30 Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    This popular D & D London (formerly Conran Restaurants) eatery is renowned as Islington's top restaurant, a much sought after plaudit given the area's sheer volume ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
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    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 18 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 21 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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 | 22 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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 Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo) gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Pancras Square Leisure
    London > Leisure >
    5 Pancras Square, N1C | 18 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, EC1V | 19 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Spa Fields Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Northampton Road, EC1R | 19 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    Pubs near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    The best pubs near London Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo).
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Drapers Arms
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Old Queen's Head
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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

    Meeting venue hire near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo).
    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 Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 5 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    ... More
     
     
     
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    Business Design Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)
    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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    The Freestylers
    Concerts | On 6th March 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 4 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    British electro house, rave and breakbeat outfit featuring Aston Harvey and Matt Cantor....More

    Angel Comedy
    Comedy | On 6th March 2015 

    Camden Head 6 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Anecdotal humour from Francis Foster. Also featuring Gary Tro, Paul David Collins, Yuriko Kotani and MC Barry Ferns....More

    Propaganda
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th March 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 8 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    The resident DJs play dance....More

    Tinchy Stryder
    Concerts | Until 13th April 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 8 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Grime, hip hop and R&B from Kwasi Danquah III, alternatively known as Star In The Hood....More

    Robert Newman - Work In Progress
    Comedy | Until 21st March 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre 8 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Chaotic stand-up from the writer and comedian....More

    Club The Mammoth
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 6th March 2015 

    Relentless Garage 9 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Guests and residents play rock, pop and punk....More

    Outsider Art Exhibition
    Exhibitions | Until 15th March 2015 

    Candid Arts Galleries 10 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

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    Postiljonen & Marlene
    Music | On 6th March 2015 

    The Lexington 13 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Two incredible Scandinavian acts share a stage for a special, unforgettable one-off show....More

    Desert Clouds
    Concerts | On 6th March 2015 

    Surya 16 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Psychedelic-folk band with support from The Giving Style, Wolfe Sunday, Brandon Neal....More

    X Presents
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 6th March 2015 

    EGG 18 minutes walk from Wax Jambu (formerly Kinky Mambo)

    Techno and house from Infinity Ink, Kevin Knapp, Kant, Willers Brothers and The Mistaa....More

     
     
     
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