The Kings Head

 
 
ADDRESS
59 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 2SF 
 
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Opening and closing times for The Kings Head

Today (Tuesday) The Kings Head closes at midnight

Monday:

11.00
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Midnight
 
 

Tuesday:

11.00
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Midnight
 
 

Wednesday:

11.00
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Midnight
 
 

Thursday:

11.00
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Midnight
 
 

Friday:

11.00
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2.00
 
 

Saturday:

11.00
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2.00
 
 

Sunday:

11.00
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Midnight
 
 

LondonTown.com - The Kings Head Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
8 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring The Kings Head on LondonTown.com

 
London's Best Events 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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Hotels near The Kings Head

Near The Kings Head
Hilton London Islington Hotel  London
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £83  24% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 4 minutes from The Kings 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  23% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 11 minutes from The Kings 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
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £55  41% off
Central Street, EC1V | 14 minutes from The Kings 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 The Kings Head

The best pubs near London The Kings 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 | 1 minute from The Kings 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 The Kings Head

The Kings 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 | 2 minutes from The Kings 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 | 4 minutes from The Kings 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 The Kings 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 The Kings Head

Near The Kings Head
Sisteray London
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Sisteray
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 7.30pm-12midnight
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from The Kings Head
...More
 
 
 
Richard Alston Dance Company: Rejoice in the Lamb (Burning | Nomadic | Madcap) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ends Today
Richard Alston Dance Company: Rejoice in the Lamb (Burning | Nomadic | Madcap)
London > Events > Dance  Dates: Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th January 2015
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 12 minutes from The Kings Head
A 20th anniversary celebration of the Richard Alston Dance Company featuring Benjamin Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb plus two new works at Sadler's Wells - the ...More
 
 
 
Natalie Pras London
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Natalie Pras
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 7.30pm
The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road, N1 | 12 minutes from The Kings Head
A performance by the Cleveland-born singer-songwriter....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Kings Head

Near The Kings Head
The King's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from The Kings 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 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 The Kings 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
 
 
 
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 | 3 minutes from The Kings 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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Sights and Attractions near The Kings Head

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Kings 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 The Kings 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 The Kings 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 | 9 minutes from The Kings 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 The Kings Head

The best shops and markets near The Kings Head
Cass Art Islington London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, N1 | 2 minutes from The Kings Head
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ...More
 
 
 
Cass Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from The Kings 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
 
 
 
Jewel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from The Kings Head
A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near The Kings Head

What are the best dining options near The Kings Head London?
Giraffe  London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Giraffe
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
29-31 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from The Kings Head
The family friendly Giraffe restaurants really appeal to their target audience: kids. But that doesn't mean adults won't enjoy their bright colours ...More
 
 
 
Meat People London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meat People
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
4-6 Essex Road, N1 | 1 minute from The Kings Head
Modern European Cuisine...More
 
 
 
Wenlock & Essex London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wenlock & Essex
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
18-26 Essex Road, N1 | 1 minute from The Kings Head
British Cuisine...More
 
 
 
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Education near The Kings Head

Near The Kings 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 | 17 minutes from The Kings 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
 
 
 
City Journalism London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 19 minutes from The Kings Head
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to 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 The Kings 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 The Kings Head

The Kings 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 | 16 minutes from The Kings 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
 
 
 
London Dance Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 17 minutes from The Kings 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
 
 
 
Spa Fields Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 17 minutes from The Kings 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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Meeting venue hire near The Kings Head

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Kings 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 The Kings 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 | 6 minutes from The Kings 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 The Kings Head
...More
 
 
 
 

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Sisteray
Concerts | On 27th January 2015 

The Old Queen's Head 1 minute walk from The Kings Head

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Between
Theatre | Until 14th March 2015 

The King's Head 2 minutes walk from The Kings Head

The play is an edgy, fast paced and visceral exploration of male sexuality. It follows three intertwining story lines: an ...More

The Diary of a Nobody
The Diary of a Nobody
Theatre | Until 14th February 2015 

The King's Head 2 minutes walk from The Kings Head

After a sell-out success last summer, Rough Haired Pointer Theatre Company presents Mary Franklin's inventive adaptation of George and Weedon ...More

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

The Little Angel Theatre 2 minutes walk from The Kings Head

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

 
The Incredible Paul F Taylor
Comedy | On 27th January 2015 

Camden Head 3 minutes walk from The Kings Head

Quirky wit, surreal observations and flights of fancy from the 2013 New Act Of The Year Award-winning stand-up....More

The Merchant Of Venice
Theatre | Until 14th February 2015 

Almeida Theatre 4 minutes walk from The Kings 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 4 minutes walk from The Kings Head

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

The Masque
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2015 

Sesame Gallery 6 minutes walk from The Kings Head

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

Candid Arts Galleries 8 minutes walk from The Kings Head

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

The Liz And Dick Show
Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 10 minutes walk from The Kings Head

Production based on real-life couple Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, with Lydia Poole playing Taylor and Ken McConnell playing Burton, ...More

 

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From traditional suppers to comedy extravaganzas, London provides a number of options for celebrating Burns Night. So, grab a ...More

 
London Fashion Week
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Shopping | 20th February 2015 - 24th February 2015 

Somerset House

Over 70 designers are confirmed to show at London Fashion Week which, alongside New York, Paris and Milan, is one ...More

 
Building a Dialogue: The Architect and the Client
Exhibitions | 17th February 2015 - 9th May 2015 

Sir John Soane's Museum

With case studies including Sir John Soane's Dulwich Picture Gallery and Holy Trinity Church and Wren's Royal Naval College, Building ...More

Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition
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Exhibitions | 24th April 2015 - 10th May 2015 

Somerset House

The very best professional and amateur contemporary photography from around the world goes on display at Somerset House for the ...More

 
Peace Direct: Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee
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Theatre | On 8th February 2015 

Bush Hall

Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee and Meera Syal speak the words of people who have made huge sacrifices (sometimes ...More

 
Breakin' Convention
Breakin' Convention
Clubbing and Nightlife | 1st May 2015 - 4th May 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

This annual four-day international festival of hip hop and dance theatre, curated by Sadler's Wells associate artist Jonzi D, is ...More

 
The Tommy Tucker
The Tommy Tucker
Opened January 2015 

Award-winning chef Claude Compton, together with Jim Morris and George McCabe - the team behind critically acclaimed neighbourhood restaurant Claude's ...More

 
Jinjuu
Jinjuu
Opened 13th January 2015 

Described by the Evening Standard as one of the "best new London restaurants opening in 2015" before it even opened, ...More

 
Honest Burgers Clapham
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Opened 10th January 2015 

Gourmet burger chain Honest Burgers, launched in Brixton Market in 2011 by founders Tom Barton, Dorian Waite and Phil Eeles, ...More

 
 
 
 
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