Welcome to our guide for the area around EC1Y 2BQ in Islington. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest underground station to EC1Y 2BQ is Old Street Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the North .

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Old Street Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Finsbury Square NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Clere Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £48  28% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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
 
 
 
South Place Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £133  34% off
3 South Place, EC2M | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Located within arms reach of both Moorgate and Liverpool Street stations, is South Place Hotel, a luxury London hotel featuring three swanky bars and two top-notch ... More
 
 
 
Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  23% off
335-337 Old Street, EC1V | 9 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Prison cells are VIP booths in the bar at the Courthouse Hotel Shoreditch, a 128 room hotel in the Old Magistrates Court and Police Station, opposite ... More
 
 
 
 
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Wild Life
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 19th January 2018 - 8pm-2am
EC1Y 2BQ, 1-5 Curtain Road, EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
House, disco, electro and techno in the basement plus party jams, pop and R&B on the ground floor....More
 
 
 
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Strings Concert
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 19th January 2018 - 7pm
EC1Y 2BQ, Silk Street, EC2Y | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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Ubu Ensemble
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 19th January 2018 - 7pm
EC1Y 2BQ, Silk Street, EC2Y | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
...More
 
 
 
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The Nursery Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
2 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
From 1st June 2017 The Nursery Theatre opens a new improv theatre at 2 Finsbury Square as part of the Theatre Delicatessen building ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Milton Court, opened in September 2013, provides the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with state-of-the-art performance and teaching facilities. The £89 million building on Silk ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Blue Last
London > Entertainment > Live Music
38 Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
The Old Blue Last is a legendary pub and live music venue in Shoreditch, East London brought to you by the people at Vice - a ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near EC1Y 2BQ

The best museums, galleries, attractions near EC1Y 2BQ
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Bunhill Fields
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
38 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 1 minute from EC1Y 2BQ
Small, wooded dissenters' cemetery in the city centre. William Blake, John Bunyan and Daniel Defoe are among over 120,000 nonconformists whose bodies are squeezed closely together within ... More
 
 
 
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71a Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
71a Leonard Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
71a is a gallery and events space in East London hosting everything from film screenings to exhibitions and parties to panels.... More
 
 
 
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Broadgate Ice Rink
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Exchange House, 12 Primrose Street, City, London EC2A | 7 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
London's longest-running outdoor ice rink, Broadgate Ice Rink, can be found between mid November and the end of February in Exchange Square, only a couple of ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near EC1Y 2BQ

The best shops and markets near EC1Y 2BQ
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Beach in the East
London > Shopping >
Lower Ground G, 123 Clifton St, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Fashion Creative Yasmin Sewell presents pop up shop Beach in the East in a disused Shoreditch swimming pool. Opened in late May, just in time for ... More
 
 
 
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Momosan Shop
London > Shopping > Art and Design
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Momosan Shop offers objects selected by Momoko Mizutani whose upbringing and experiences in Japan and the UK influence the selection of goods and events ... More
 
 
 
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Tokyobike Shoreditch
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
87-89 Tabernacle Street, EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Hip, independent bike company founded in 2002 in the quiet Tokyo suburb of Yanaka, Tokyobike made its way to ... More
 
 
 
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L'Abat Jour
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
14 City Road, City, London EC1Y | 1 minute from EC1Y 2BQ
Italian cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Anakana
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
1 Olivers Yard, City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Formerly serving Indian cuisine, Anakana has switched to offering Thai street-food although the décor remains as vibrant and stylish as before with its spectra red theme. ... More
 
 
 
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Salvation Jane
London > Restaurants >
Unit 2, 1 Oliver's Yard, 55 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Describing itself as 'a little bit of Australia in Shoreditch', Salvation Jane is a 65 seater restaurant and bar which offers the kind of casual dining ... More
 
 
 
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Education near EC1Y 2BQ

Near EC1Y 2BQ
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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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Leisure near EC1Y 2BQ

EC1Y 2BQ gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 8 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 8 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 11 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near EC1Y 2BQ

The best pubs near London EC1Y 2BQ.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Long Arm Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
20-26 Worship Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
The flagship site of the Long Arm Pub & Brewery this Worship Street pub comes with its own brewery, set up by ETM founders ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fox
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
28-30 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 3 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Ideally located away from the chaos of the City and in the trendy and thriving Shoreditch area, The Fox is a stylish gastropub offering food and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Princess of Shoreditch
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
76 Paul Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Take the spiral staircase up out of this busy Old Street boozer and you find yourself in a small, chic dining room with big picture windows, ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near EC1Y 2BQ

EC1Y 2BQ clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Burdock
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Montcalm Royal London House, 22-25 Finsbury Square, EC2A | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Burdock, the stylish bar within the Montcalm Royal London House hotel in Finsbury Square, is serious about its brews. For evidence look to the four overhanging ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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Flight Club Shoreditch
London > Nightlife > Bars
2A Worship Street, EC2A | 2 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
Following on from the likes of Bounce and Swingers, social entertainment venue Flight Club continues the theme of sports within London bars, elevating the classic pub ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near EC1Y 2BQ

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near EC1Y 2BQ.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The HAC Grounds
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Road, City, London EC1Y | Same location as EC1Y 2BQ
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The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 5 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from EC1Y 2BQ
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Artwork
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th January 2018 

XOYO 4 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

Peggy Gou, Orla and Artwork provide dance tracks on the night....More

Let's Get Loco
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st September 2018 

Favela London 5 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

Resident DJs spin hip hop, Latin, pop and R&B....More

Supa Dupa Fly x Drizzy Takeover
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th January 2018 

Trapeze Bar 5 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

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Wild Life
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th January 2018 

The Queen Of Hoxton 5 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

House, disco, electro and techno in the basement plus party jams, pop and R&B on the ground floor....More

Chapter 24 Presents: Second Story
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th January 2018 

Horse And Groom 6 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

A special all night long set from VVerses....More

Ubu Ensemble
Concerts | On 19th January 2018 

Guildhall School Of Music And Drama 6 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

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Strings Concert
Concerts | On 19th January 2018 

Guildhall School Of Music And Drama 6 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

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Hip-Hop Vs R&B
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th January 2018 

The Hoxton Pony 7 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

Resident DJs spin hip hop, R&B and chart toppers....More

Carnivale
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th January 2018 

Cargo 8 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

R&B, hip hop and commercial classics spread over two rooms, supplied by DJ Daniel Pozzebon, DJ Wade Teo, DJ Montana ...More

London Visions
London Visions
Exhibitions | Until 15th April 2018 

Museum of London 10 minutes walk from Ec1y 2bq

See London through a crystal ball. The Museum of London presents London Visions, fantastical future scenarios of the city. Artists, ...More

 

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Tidy Up
Tidy Up
Theatre | From 16th February 

Southbank Centre

A work by the charming Peutetre Theatre company about chaos and order for children....More

 
Arabic Poetry of Love and Lust
Seasonal | On 14th February 

The Queen Of Hoxton

Head to the cosy Moroccan WigWam sitting atop The Queen of Hoxton this Valentine's Day for Arabic Poetry of Love and Lust. Celebrating feminine wit and desire, the ...More

The Potato Puppet Playground
The Potato Puppet Playground
Kids Events | From 17th February 

The CentrE17

The humble potato becomes the root of spud-related ...More

 
Valentine's DIY Porn Workshop
Seasonal | On 14th February 

The Book Club

Things are getting raunchy at The Book Club this Valentine's Day with the DIY Porn Workshop. For those who have always wanted to create a naughty home movie ...More

The CentrE17
Entertainment 

CentrE17 is a vibrant performance venue in Walthamstow, run by the community, for the community....More

Little Mochi Man
Little Mochi Man
Theatre | On 3rd February 

Half Moon Young People's Theatre

Mixing modern and traditional Japanese forms of storytelling and inspired by the traditions of Shogatsu ...More

 
Mischief And Mysteries In Moomin Valley
Mischief And Mysteries In Moomin Valley
Theatre | From 10th February 

Southbank Centre

A storytelling experience complete with puppetry, original music ...More

 
Social Bingo Academy
Social Bingo Academy
Sporting Events | On 27th January 

180 Arlington Road

Having already pioneered bingo for young people with Rebel Bingo, the same team now present ...More

 
Facebook Gallery of Groups
Facebook Gallery of Groups
Exhibitions | From 8th February 

The gallery@oxo

This February, Facebook presents its first real-world exhibition, ...More

 
Russian Ballet Icons Gala 2018
Russian Ballet Icons Gala 2018
Dance | On 25th February 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)

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

 
Chivaree Circus & Upstage Creative: Becoming Shades
Dance | From 24th January 

The Vaults, Arch 233

The contemporary circus troupe Chivaree Circus brings together live music, aerial acrobatics, fire, dance and mime, in a re-imagining of the classic myth of Persephone. After a sell-out ...More

The Coach Makers Arms
The Coach Makers Arms
Dining 

The Coach Makers Arms from Cubitt House combines a bar, first floor dining room, and ...More

 
The Gunmakers
The Gunmakers
Drinking 

An historic 19th Century public house in Clerkenwell taken over by the people who brought ...More

 
Harringay Arms
Harringay Arms
Drinking 

Embracing its traditional charms the pub's owners, brothers Ben and Anthony, have breathed new life ...More

 
Wildflower
Wildflower
Dining 

Set within south London creative hub Peckham Levels, Wildflower is an informal vegetarian and vegan ...More

 
The Spread Eagle
The Spread Eagle
Dining 

One of London's oldest pubs, The Spread Eagle in Homerton focuses on premium liquor, fine ...More

 
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
Entertainment 

Bringing the fantasies of many '90s children and ...More

 
Real Ale, Maida Vale
Real Ale, Maida Vale
Shopping 

Real Ale is a craft beer and natural wine specialist on Formosa Street, Little Venice....More

 
London Events 2018
London Events 2018
Feature 

The Old Vic celebrates its bicentenary in 2018, the Royal Academy of Arts is ...More

 
Kettner's Townhouse
Kettner's Townhouse
Hotels 

Lovingly restored by Soho House, Kettner's reopened after a two year refurbishment in January 2018....More

 
Jidori
Jidori
Dining 

The team behind Jidori, the much-loved yakitori restaurant in Dalston comes to Covent Garden and ...More

 
August in London 2018
Article 

Summer favourites like the Notting Hill Carnival and Kids Week return and two Open Air Theatre productions are staged in London during August 2018. ...More

July in London 2018
Article 

A Monster Calls at the Old Vic in July 2018 when Lovebox and Citadel move to Brockwell Park and Wimbledon serves up an ace. Sam Mendes directs The Lehman Trilogy at the National where Rhys ...More

 
 
 
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