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39 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0PN 



GufaaThe latest in a long line of restaurants headed up by the Chowdury family since way back in 1957, Gufaa in London's Angel is the result of years of practice and experience. Situated amongst the bars and shops of trendy Upper Street, Gufaa makes the perfect stop off before hitting the local nightlife but is equally the kind of relaxed, friendly restaurant you can make a night of. Decorated in a contemporary, light and simple style, Gufaa has an upmarket look, suited to everything from business lunches to romantic dining. The recipes explored on Gufaa's expansive menu have been passed down from generation to generation, resulting in dishes which are authentic and delicious, inspired by the flavours of the whole Subcontinent, from north to south, east to west. The team encourage their visitors to really enjoy their experience and to take time over their food, secure in the knowledge that the high quality dishes produced in the Gufaa kitchen should be savoured.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Angel Tube Station
3 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Canonbury Overground Station
21 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Elia Mews Car Park
6 minutes walk
Macclesfield Road NCP
11 minutes walk

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Hotels near Gufaa

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  25% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Gufaa
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 £59  41% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Gufaa
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
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £64  32% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 7 minutes from Gufaa
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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Club De Fromage
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th December 2014 

O2 Academy Islington 1 minute walk from Gufaa

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Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 20th December 2014 

Camden Head 2 minutes walk from Gufaa

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Concerts | Until 4th January 2015 

The King's Head 5 minutes walk from Gufaa

An aspiring novelist falls for an immigrant cleaner in Robin Norton-Hale's retelling of Puccini's tragic tale....More

Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol
Theatre | Until 3rd January 2015 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 5 minutes walk from Gufaa

Metal Rabbit presents Neil Bartlett's adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic tale of ghosts, greed and goodwill....More

Charming - A Farcical Fairy Tale
Theatre | Until 3rd January 2015 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 5 minutes walk from Gufaa

Four French princes, not quite of the charming type, bet to confirm that the first among them to marry will ...More

The Merchant Of Venice
Theatre | Until 14th February 2015 

Almeida Theatre 6 minutes walk from Gufaa

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 6 minutes walk from Gufaa

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

Theatre | Until 1st February 2015 

The Little Angel Theatre 6 minutes walk from Gufaa

Little Angel Theatre presents a children's show inspired by the Lewis Carroll poem about a boy who ventures into the ...More


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