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382 Essex Road, N1 3PF
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Dalston Junction
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
21 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  40% off
    53 Upper Street, N1 | 18 minutes from The Orwell
    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
     
     
     
    Thistle City Barbican Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £55  28% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 25 minutes from The Orwell
    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
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express London-City
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £60  35% off
    275 Old Street, EC1V | 25 minutes from The Orwell
    Modern and functional, you get what you pay for at this middle ranking hotel close to the City and the reasonable rates mean that it fills ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Alternative Nightclubs nearest The Orwell

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    Plastic People
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    147-149 Curtain Road, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 26 minutes from The Orwell
    Don't come to Plastic People expecting a stylish bar and the latest trendy cocktails. There's nothing fancy about this basement club, but what it does offer ... More
     
     
     
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    Hackney Central
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    Amhurst Road, E8 | 26 minutes from The Orwell
    Hackney’s freshest venue is a converted railway station with a plush bar / restaurant on the ground floor and a nightclub upstairs. The kitchen serves excellent ... More
     
     
     
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    Cargo
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    83 Rivington Street, Kingsland Viaduct, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 27 minutes from The Orwell
    Cargo were pioneers of the multi-tasking MDF concept (that's Music-Dance-Food, not cheap fibreboard) and boast one of the most imaginative live music line-ups in the capital, ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Dalston Roof Park
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    18 Ashwin Street, E8 | 11 minutes from The Orwell
    On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors ... More
     
     
     
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    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from The Orwell
    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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    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from The Orwell
    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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    Events near The Orwell

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    Louis Baker
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 2nd June 2015 - 7.30pm-11pm
    Servant Jazz Quarters, 10a Bradbury Street, N16 | 11 minutes from The Orwell
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    Giant Sand
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 2nd June 2015 - 7pm
    Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 12 minutes from The Orwell
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    Wild Life Classes: Birds Of Prey
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 2nd June 2015 - 7pm-9pm
    The Proud Archivist, 2-10 Hertford Road, N1 | 13 minutes from The Orwell
    Our expert handlers will be on hand to enlighten us about sophisticated hunting habits....More
     
     
     
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    Servant Jazz Quarters
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    10a Bradbury Street, N16 | 11 minutes from The Orwell
    Despite the name, Servant Jazz Quarters is not strictly a jazz club. Instead you'll find music from many genres at this Dalston music venue which supports ... More
     
     
     
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    The Vortex Jazz Club
    London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
    11 Gillett Square, N16 | 11 minutes from The Orwell
    Though The Vortex has lost a little of its ramshackle charm in the relocation from Stoke Newington to Dalston, it remains the epitome of an underground ... More
     
     
     
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    Arcola Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | 11 minutes from The Orwell
    This renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new ... More
     
     
     
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    Open School East
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, N1 | 10 minutes from The Orwell
    Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ... More
     
     
     
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    Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 10 minutes from The Orwell
    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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    Gillett Square
    London > Attractions >
    Gillett Square, N16 | 11 minutes from The Orwell
    On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near The Orwell

    The best shops and markets near The Orwell
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    The Peanut Vendor
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 8 minutes from The Orwell
    The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ... More
     
     
     
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    A Furry World
    London > Shopping > Pet Care
    29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from The Orwell
    Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
     
     
     
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    Gill Wing Cookshop
    London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
    190 Upper Street, N1 | 13 minutes from The Orwell
    The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
     
     
     
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    The Alma
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 5 minutes from The Orwell
    Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
     
     
     
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    Marquess Tavern
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 7 minutes from The Orwell
    The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
     
     
     
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    Huong-Viet
    London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
    12 Englefield Road, N1 | 9 minutes from The Orwell
    Vietnamese cuisine.... More
     
     
     
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    Education near The Orwell

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    Connexions Careers Centre
    London > Education > Careers Services
    27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 12 minutes from The Orwell
    Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
     
     
     
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    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 22 minutes from The Orwell
    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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    The Making Space
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 27 minutes from The Orwell
    Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
     
     
     
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    Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Dalston Lane, E8 | 12 minutes from The Orwell
    Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
     
     
     
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    London Fields Lido
    London > Leisure > Activities
    London Fields, Westside, E8 | 22 minutes from The Orwell
    London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ... More
     
     
     
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    Clissold Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Greenway Close, N4 | 23 minutes from The Orwell
    A pretty, local park, Clissold is more than worth a visit if you're in the north London area. Free from the crowds that often seep into ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near The Orwell

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    The Alma
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 5 minutes from The Orwell
    Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Marquess Tavern
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 7 minutes from The Orwell
    The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Baring
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from The Orwell
    ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near The Orwell

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    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 12 minutes from The Orwell
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    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 14 minutes from The Orwell
    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
     
     
     
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    Business Design Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 20 minutes from The Orwell
    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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    Louis Baker
    Concerts | On 2nd June 2015 

    Servant Jazz Quarters 11 minutes walk from The Orwell

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    Poetry Meets Art - 15
    Exhibitions | Until 15th December 2015 

    Passing Clouds 11 minutes walk from The Orwell

    London's top performance poetry and art event to raise awareness on Congo's conflict minerals and our technology. This is a ...More

    Mbongwana Star
    Concerts | On 2nd June 2015 

    Cafe OTO 11 minutes walk from The Orwell

    A newly formed seven-piece band from the Democratic Republic of Congo....More

    Giant Sand
    Concerts | On 2nd June 2015 

    Union Chapel 12 minutes walk from The Orwell

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    Street Feast London
    Street Feast London
    Foodie Events | Until 25th September 2015 

    Dalston Yard 13 minutes walk from The Orwell

    Running from 1st May until 26th September, Street Feast's gastronomic event will provide Londoners with five months of feasts every ...More

     
    Wild Life Classes: Birds Of Prey
    Exhibitions | On 2nd June 2015 

    The Proud Archivist 13 minutes walk from The Orwell

    Our expert handlers will be on hand to enlighten us about sophisticated hunting habits....More

    New Volume
    Music | On 2nd June 2015 

    Relentless Garage 13 minutes walk from The Orwell

    Celebrate the debut single from the rock trio; One Touch....More

    Heems
    Concerts | On 2nd June 2015 

    Birthdays 14 minutes walk from The Orwell

    Alt hip hop and rap from the native New York solo artist....More

    Disco
    Theatre | Until 4th June 2015 

    The Victoria 15 minutes walk from The Orwell

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    Shock Treatment The Musical
    Theatre | Until 6th June 2015 

    The King's Head 16 minutes walk from The Orwell

    Benji Sperring directs the world premiere stage production of Richard O'Brien's sequel to The Rocky Horror Picture Show, which continues ...More

     
     
     
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