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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Holloway Road Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Canonbury Overground Station
10 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Elia Mews Car Park
20 minutes walk
Macclesfield Road NCP
25 minutes walk

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £84† 25% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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 £73† 33% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 20 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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 £52† 37% off
Central Street, EC1V | 26 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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 Railway Stations nearest Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Nearest to Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 28 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ... More
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Travel near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Liverpool Street Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 2.3 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 2.5 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thames River Adventures
London > Travel > Boats
Regent's Canal, Primrose Hill, London N1 | 2.5 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Danny Gillard, Niamh Walsh and their team of fully qualified instructors at Thames River Adventures offer kayak tours of the Thames and London's Regent's Canal. Early ... More
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Events near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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The Joy Formidable
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 22nd February 2019 - 6.30pm
Highbury and Islington Railway Station, 20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 1 minute from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The trio from Wales, comprising Ritzy Bryan, Rhydian Dafydd and Matthew Thomas, play alt rock....More
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The First Modern Man
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 19th February to 2nd March 2019 - Various Times
Highbury and Islington Railway Station, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Michael Barry's one-man show about French Renaissance philosopher and essayist Michel De Montaigne....More
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Barbara Dickson
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 22nd February 2019 - 7.30pm
Highbury and Islington Railway Station, Compton Terrace, N1 | 3 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The Fife-born singer, musician and Olivier Award-winning actress performs popular songs from stage musicals alongside traditional songs native to Scotland....More
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Entertainment near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | Same location as Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 1 minute from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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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Shopping near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ooh-La-La!
London > Shopping >
147 Holloway Road, N7 | 6 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Second-hand... More
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Restaurants near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Highbury and Islington Railway Station London?
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Firezza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
276 St Paul's Road, Islington, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away.... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trullo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
300-302 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A superb addition to the Islington eating scene is Trullo, a homely neighbourhood Italian in Highbury in the mould of the River Café (but thankfully not ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LeCoq
London > Restaurants >
292-294 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Sisters Ana and Sanja Morris have twenty years of restaurant experience between them: Sanja co-founded Salt Yard Group and Ana ... More
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Education near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aga Khan Centre
London > Education > Adult Education
10 Handyside Street, N1C | 21 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A place of education, knowledge, cultural exchange and insight into Muslim civilisations, the Aga Khan Centre brings meeting rooms, an exhibition space and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 21 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
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Leisure near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Highbury and Islington Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 17 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 20 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skip Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Tapper Walk, King's Cross, London N1C | 20 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A mobile allotment on the King's Cross development site, The Skip Garden puts construction workers' big bins to green use. Built on one of the largest ... More
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Pubs near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best pubs near London Highbury and Islington Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 4 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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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Nightlife near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Highbury and Islington Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Highbury and Islington Railway Station.
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 4 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
... More
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
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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The Joy Formidable
Concerts | On 22nd February 2019 

The Garage N5 1RD N5 1RA - 0 minute walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

The trio from Wales, comprising Ritzy Bryan, Rhydian Dafydd and Matthew Thomas, play alt rock....More

The First Modern Man
Theatre | Until 2nd March 2019 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Michael Barry's one-man show about French Renaissance philosopher and essayist Michel De Montaigne....More

Barbara Dickson
Concerts | On 22nd February 2019 

Union Chapel 3 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

The Fife-born singer, musician and Olivier Award-winning actress performs popular songs from stage musicals alongside traditional songs native to Scotland....More

Three Little Pig Tails: Garlic Theatre (Ages 3-7)
Theatre | Until 24th February 2019 

Little Angel Studios 8 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

A puppet version of the story set in Paris....More

3 Little Pig Tails
3 Little Pig Tails
Theatre | Until 24th February 2019 

Little Angel Studios 8 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

A new take on the classic story of the Three Little Pigs, this funny French flavoured version by Garlic Theatre ...More

 
Shipwreck
Theatre | Until 30th March 2019 

Almeida Theatre 9 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Rupert Goold directs Anne Washburn's sinister drama, which serves up dinner with the 45th President of the United States in ...More

Prince Charming
Prince Charming
Theatre | Until 7th April 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 10 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

A musical for children exploring anxiety and how to cope with it....More

 
Timpson - The Musical
Theatre | Until 9th March 2019 

The King's Head 11 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Gigglemug Theatre presents their unlikely Edinburgh Fringe hit, a musical based on the beginnings of Timpson, the shoe repair and ...More

King's Head Opera: Carmen
Concerts | Until 9th March 2019 

The King's Head 11 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Mary Franklin and Ashley Pearson direct a chamber version of Bizet's opera, in an contemporary production which examines a toxic ...More

Danielle Moore DJ Set
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd February 2019 

The Old Queen's Head 13 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

The Crazy P vocalist spins house and disco....More

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Bold prints, touches of neon and flashes of gold give this Slug and Lettuce located ...More

 
Near & Far Camden
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The third Near & Far from the group behind The Magic Roundabout, and The Good ...More

 
Motley
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Located in the Qbic hotel in Whitechapel, Motley is an all-day bar and restaurant which ...More

 
Brixton Disco Festival
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Electric Brixton

Horse Meat Disco and Some Voices Choir get the party started at Brixton's multi-venue disco ...More

 
Lazinc
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Lazinc was first established in 2006 by contemporary art specialist Steve Lazarides....More

Stewart Copeland Lights Up The Orchestra
Stewart Copeland Lights Up The Orchestra
Concerts | On 30th March 

Southbank Centre

An orchestral celebration of Stewart Copeland's legendary career, ...More

 
David Gray
David Gray
Concerts | On 17th March 

Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall

Folk rock singer-songwriter and guitarist, David Gray, whose 1998 album White Ladder was the fifth ...More

 
The Zutons
The Zutons
Concerts | On 30th March 

Roundhouse

After nine years apart, Liverpool indie-rock band The Zutons celebrates the 15th anniversary of its ...More

 
David Rodigan & the Outlook Orchestra
Concerts | On 12th March 

Royal Albert Hall

After the success of the Royal Festival Hall and Somerset House with the Outlook Orchestra last year, Reggae star and veteran DJ David Rodigan performs Jamaican classics with ...More

Russian Ballet Icons Gala 2019
Russian Ballet Icons Gala 2019
Dance | On 31st March 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)

The Russian Ballet Icons Gala, an annual fixture ...More

 
Saburo Teshigawara's The Idiot
Saburo Teshigawara's The Idiot
Dance | From 20th March 

The Print Room at the Coronet

A man, a woman and a rat move ...More

 
Gatsby Brunch
Gatsby Brunch
Foodie Events | On 23rd February 

Quaglino's

This Saturday, Mayfair restaurant Quaglino's is transporting Londoners back to the 1920s with its Gatsby ...More

 
Barbican OpenFest: Art 50
Barbican OpenFest: Art 50
Exhibitions | On 23rd February 

Barbican Centre

Part of Sky Arts' Art 50, the Barbican is presenting a day of free activities ...More

 
Queen's Yard Summer Party
Queen's Yard Summer Party
Foodie Events | From 4th May 

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Expanding to a two-day event in 2019, the Queen's Yard Summer Party sees 20 venues ...More

 
Vapiano Centre Point
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Located within the Centre Point development, Vapiano is a pasta place where you top up ...More

 
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