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11 Islington Green, Islington, London N1 2XH
 
 
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18 minutes walk
 
 
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Macclesfield Road NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  34% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
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 £84  27% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 8 minutes from Waterstone's
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 £60  31% off
Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from Waterstone's
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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Nearest to Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 20 minutes from Waterstone's
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 21 minutes from Waterstone's
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
 
 
 
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 24 minutes from Waterstone's
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Waterstone's

The best shops and markets near Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
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
 
 
 
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Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
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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Jack And The Beans Talk
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th February 2017 at 1pm and 5pm & 25th and 26th February 2017 at 11am and 2pm
Waterstone's, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
Garlic Theatre presents a puppet version of the lovable children's tale following Jack, who reluctantly trades his beloved cow for some magic beans....More
 
 
 
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Cash: Johnny Cash Tribute
London > Events > Music  Dates: Saturday 25th February 2017 - 6pm
Waterstone's, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 4 minutes from Waterstone's
Frontman Ben Welburn pays tribute to the iconic singer and performer....More
 
 
 
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Babylon Day Party: Spring '17 Launch
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 25th February 2017 - 4pm-9pm
Waterstone's, 7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
Felon, Josh Parkinson, Patrick Lidell, Hammond Eggs and the Collyer Twins spin house, garage and bass, with fruit smoothies and fresh fruit on offer all day ...More
 
 
 
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Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
 
 
 
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The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
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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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Waterstone's
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
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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The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
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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Restaurants near Waterstone's

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Browns Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
9 Islington Green, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Waterstone's
Brasserie ... More
 
 
 
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Bellanger
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
9 Islington Green, N1 | Same location as Waterstone's
With the Alsace-Lorraine roots of the original Parisian brasseries in mind, Bellanger is a classic Grand Cafe-Brasserie on Islington Green by Corbin ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cote - Islington
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
4-6 Islington Green, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
French Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Waterstone's

Near Waterstone's
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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 15 minutes from Waterstone's
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 17 minutes from Waterstone's
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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City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 18 minutes from Waterstone's
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
 
 
 
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Waterstone's gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 15 minutes from Waterstone's
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, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 15 minutes from Waterstone's
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from Waterstone's
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Waterstone's

The best pubs near London Waterstone's.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
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
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Waterstone's
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Waterstone's

Waterstone's clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Waterstone's
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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Meeting venue hire near Waterstone's

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Waterstone's.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
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 | 10 minutes from Waterstone's
... More
 
 
 
 

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The Ladybird Life Of Dickens: An Illustrated Adventure
Exhibitions | Until 16th April 2017 

Charles Dickens Museum 16 minutes walk from Waterstone's

John Kenney's original illustrations alongside Peach's words, chronicling the life of the great English author....More

Child's Play
Child's Play
Exhibitions | Until 30th April 2017 

The Foundling Museum 17 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Child's Play at the Foundling Museum brings together a series of powerful images by artist Mark Neville of children at ...More

 
Richard Serra: NJ-2, Rounds: Equal Weight, Unequal Measure, Rotate
Exhibitions | Until 25th February 2017 

Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street 24 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Three large-scale steel sculptures by the San Francisco-born artist, who was awarded the insignia of Chevalier de la legion d'honneur ...More

Smirnoff Winter Pride Music Festival 2017
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th February 2017 

Scala 24 minutes walk from Waterstone's

There are four rooms covering electro, indie, pop, house, dance and R&B, with DJs including Guy Williams, Jamie Bull, Tommy ...More

Gala Flamenca 2017
Dance | Until 25th February 2017 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from Waterstone's

This showcase event features performances by Juana Amaya, Olga Pericet, Jesus Carmona, Rocio Marquez and Patricia Guerrero....More

Flamenco Festival London
Flamenco Festival London
Dance | Until 26th February 2017 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from Waterstone's

The annual foot-stamping Flamenco Festival London, an annual festival at Sadler's Wells these past fourteen years, includes a gala performance ...More

 
The Listening Room
Theatre | Until 4th March 2017 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 1.49 miles from Waterstone's

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Comedy Question Time
Comedy | On 25th February 2017 

Kings Place 1.49 miles from Waterstone's

Dan Patterson hosts a panel show where Hugh Dennis, Maureen Lipman, Simon Schama and Sindhu Vee answer topical questions....More

Noh Time Like The Present
Concerts | Until 25th February 2017 

LSO St Luke's 1.53 miles from Waterstone's

A series of performances that make up a tribute to Akira Matsui as part of a bold collaboration with Western ...More

A Tribute To Akira Matsui
Dance | Until 26th February 2017 

LSO St Luke's 1.53 miles from Waterstone's

A rare opportunity to experience the 650-year-old art of noh and the genius of Akira Matsui in performance as part ...More

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