Northgate

 
 

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ADDRESS
113 Southgate Road, Islington, London N1 3JS 
 
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OPENING TIMES
Open from 17:00 to 23:00, Monday to Thursday. From 17:00 to midnight on Friday. From 12:00 to midnight on Saturday. From 12:00 to 22:30 on Sunday
 

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NorthgateThe address is a touch confusing but once you’ve found the place you’ll be pleased you ventured off the beaten track. If you fancy a quiet pint or a hardy drinking session, there are plenty of better places in Islington to do it. That said, if it’s food you crave, the Northgate should be your first port-of-call.

These days Islington has so many gastro-pubs it’s hard to pick them apart but the Northgate is an unassuming, healthy oak in a forest of mediocrity. The delectable food is of a consistently high standard with an ever-changing menu to keep your interest. The carte du jour usually has a fishy flavour, with their sole and bream particularly sought after.

On the downside, the delicious food comes at a premium. Though not scandalous by any means, it’s easy to rack up a hefty bill. Staff are attentive and friendly even when it is busy, as is often the case. Be sure to book as the scrumptious smells emanating from the kitchen lure in diners at all hours.

If the sun pokes his head out there are some tables outside but right on the roadside, they’re not in the most congenial surroundings.

Nearby attractions: the Union Chapel, Paradise Park and Freightliners City Farm

Dogs welcome

 

LondonTown.com - Northgate Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Dalston Junction
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
18 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Citadines St Mark's London London
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End Of Summer Festival
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st September 2014 

Dalston Roof Park 12 minutes walk from Northgate

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Ghost From A Perfect Place
Theatre | Until 11th October 2014 

Arcola Theatre 12 minutes walk from Northgate

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The Dog, The Night And The Knife
Theatre | Until 18th October 2014 

Arcola Theatre 12 minutes walk from Northgate

UK Premiere production of Marius Von Mayenburg's absurdist and darkly funny drama about what happens when M finds himself at ...More

Street Feast London
Street Feast London
Foodie Events | Until 27th September 2014 

Dalston Yard 13 minutes walk from Northgate

Running from 16th May until 27th September, Street Feast's gastronomic event will provide Londoners with three months of feasts every ...More

 
Not Strictly Jazz
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th September 2014 

Servant Jazz Quarters 13 minutes walk from Northgate

John Doran plays rock, world, funk and punk....More

Fantastic Mr Fox
Theatre | Until 9th November 2014 

The Little Angel Theatre 13 minutes walk from Northgate

An adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic tale of wit and determination in which a fox must try to outsmart three ...More

Samy Bishai
Concerts | On 20th September 2014 

The Vortex Jazz Club 14 minutes walk from Northgate

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Saturday At Victoria
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th September 2014 

The Victoria 14 minutes walk from Northgate

DJs and guests supply electronic dance music....More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th October 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 14 minutes walk from Northgate

Resident DJs will soundtrack your night with a vibrant mix of hip-hop, house, disco and party classics....More

Touch The Wood
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th September 2014 

The Macbeth 14 minutes walk from Northgate

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