Welcome to our guide for the area around N5 1BU in Islington. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest underground station to N5 1BU is Arsenal Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the West.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Arsenal Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Finsbury Park Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Crouch Hill Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2017

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  28% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 29 minutes from N5 1BU
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 £91  30% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 35 minutes from N5 1BU
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
 
 
 
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T-Bird Comedy Club
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 13th January to 8th December 2017 - 8pm-10pm
N5 1BU, 132 Blackstock Road, N4 | 5 minutes from N5 1BU
MC Gwilum Argos presents a mix of totally new talent and established comedians testing the water with new material....More
 
 
 
 
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Filthy's
London > Entertainment > Live Music
276 Holloway Road, N7 | 11 minutes from N5 1BU
When Filthy McNasty's closed its doors in Clerkenwell many bemoaned its demise but now Ireland's favourite live music venue has dropped the McNasty and opened up ... More
 
 
 
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Park Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Clifton Terrace, N4 | 12 minutes from N5 1BU
The £2.2 million Park Theatre is situated two minutes' walk from Finsbury Park tube station and houses a two-tier 200 seat and a 90 seat theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 15 minutes from N5 1BU
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
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near N5 1BU

The best museums, galleries, attractions near N5 1BU
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West Reservoir Centre
London > Attractions > Activities
Stoke Newington West Reservoir, Green Lanes, N4 | 12 minutes from N5 1BU
The purpose-built environmental education and watersports centre is a wonderfully tranquil place on the edge of the city. Based at a decommissioned reservoir in Stoke Newington, ... More
 
 
 
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Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
69 Shakespeare Walk, N16 | 18 minutes from N5 1BU
A free to use, open access playground in Stoke Newington, Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground gives children aged 6 to 15 access to indoor and outdoor activities ... More
 
 
 
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 19 minutes from N5 1BU
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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Shopping near N5 1BU

The best shops and markets near N5 1BU
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La Fromagerie
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
30 Highbury Park, N5 | 6 minutes from N5 1BU
Consistently recognised and awarded for being a very special place to indulge your cheese addiction, La Fromagerie is one of the best cheese shops in London ... More
 
 
 
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Meek & Wild Fishmongers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
13 Highbury Park, N5 | 6 minutes from N5 1BU
The Highbury Barn shopping parade in north London is a foodie hot spot with La Fromagerie, a good butcher, and Meek and Wild, a top-quality fishmonger ... More
 
 
 
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Ooh-La-La!
London > Shopping >
147 Holloway Road, N7 | 12 minutes from N5 1BU
Second-hand... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near N5 1BU

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Au Lac
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
82 Highbury Park, N5 | 3 minutes from N5 1BU
Vietnamese cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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San Daniele del Friuli
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
72 Highbury Park, N5 | 3 minutes from N5 1BU
Italian cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Juniper Dining
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
100 Highbury Park, N5 | 3 minutes from N5 1BU
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near N5 1BU

Near N5 1BU
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 12 minutes from N5 1BU
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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Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
London > Education > Evening Classes
Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 20 minutes from N5 1BU
Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ... More
 
 
 
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 28 minutes from N5 1BU
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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Leisure near N5 1BU

N5 1BU gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Rowans Tenpin Bowl
London > Leisure > Games
10 Stroud Green Road, N4 | 10 minutes from N5 1BU
If you fancy showing off your Ten-Pin Bowling skills, slip on those special shoes and slide on down to Rowans Bowl in the heart of Finsbury ... More
 
 
 
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Clissold Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Greenway Close, N4 | 13 minutes from N5 1BU
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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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 17 minutes from N5 1BU
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near N5 1BU

The best pubs near London N5 1BU.
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Swimmer at the Grafton Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13 Eburne Road, N7 | 14 minutes from N5 1BU
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The Faltering Fullback
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Perth Road, N4 | 15 minutes from N5 1BU
The Irish-run Faltering Fullback in Finsbury Park is a gem of a pub hidden away in the back streets of Stroud Green and five minutes' walk ... More
 
 
 
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 17 minutes from N5 1BU
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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near N5 1BU

N5 1BU clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 22 minutes from N5 1BU
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, Islington, London N1 | 24 minutes from N5 1BU
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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Ruby's Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
76 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 24 minutes from N5 1BU
It may look like a cinema from the sign outside but Ruby's on the Stoke Newington/Dalston border is an intimate subterranean drinking den serving expertly mixed ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near N5 1BU

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near N5 1BU.
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 19 minutes from N5 1BU
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 25 minutes from N5 1BU
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 | 30 minutes from N5 1BU
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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Loot
Theatre | Until 24th September 2017 

Park Theatre 12 minutes walk from N5 1bu

Michael Fentiman directs the 50th anniversary production of Joe Orton's black comedy about two morally dubious friends, who stash the ...More

Patricia Jepsen: The Sunshine Soul
Exhibitions | Until 17th September 2017 

Park Theatre 12 minutes walk from N5 1bu

Colourful portrait paintings by the American artist, with eyes as notable key feature....More

Rabbits
Theatre | Until 19th August 2017 

Park Theatre 12 minutes walk from N5 1bu

Sadie Spencer directs Joe Hampson's macabre black comedy about a hat-obsessed husband, who hopes to reinvigorate his failing marriage by ...More

Gabriel O Pensador
Concerts | On 19th August 2017 

The Garage 15 minutes walk from N5 1bu

The Brazilian hip hop artist and writer presents his Sem Crise show....More

Whines And Spirits
Theatre | Until 20th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 16 minutes walk from N5 1bu

A new comedy drama about a flamboyant clairvoyant's evening that goes terribly wrong. By Annie Burkin....More

Parallels Of Punderment
Comedy | Until 20th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 16 minutes walk from N5 1bu

The 2017 UK Pun Championship finalist Colin Leggo presents an hour of silliness and wordplay....More

Cracked
Theatre | Until 19th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 16 minutes walk from N5 1bu

HiddenViewz offer a unique perspective on drug use in a surreal and darkly funny drama about a mother whose son ...More

Earth - A Children's Story For Adults
Theatre | Until 20th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 16 minutes walk from N5 1bu

This one-woman show is an autobiographical fairy tale narrated by Earth herself, in which Earth is born into a family ...More

The Boot
Theatre | Until 20th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 16 minutes walk from N5 1bu

Writer Peter Briffa and director Paul Blinkhorn return with a new comedy which follows the exploits of happily married Bill ...More

The Non-Parent Trap
Comedy | Until 20th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 16 minutes walk from N5 1bu

This one-woman show from writer, performer and broadcaster Nina Davis explores our modern distraction with other peoples reproductive and life ...More

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Hassan Hajjaj: La Caravane
Exhibitions | From 5th October 

Somerset House

This October, Somerset House hosts a homecoming exhibition on British-Moroccan artist Hassan Hajjaj. The exhibition will showcase his vibrant fusion of contemporary cultures, which he has picked up ...More

Red Star Over Russia: A Revolution in Visual Culture 1905-55
Red Star Over Russia: A Revolution in Visual Culture 1905-55
Exhibitions | From 8th November 

Tate Modern

Tate Modern looks at the dramatic history of ...More

 
Modigliani
Exhibitions | From 23rd November 

Tate Modern

This November, Tate Modern takes a journey through Amedeo Modigliani's career with a major new retrospective. Responsible for some of the most memorable art of the 20th century, Modigliani continuously evolved his career, developing his ...More

Lake Keitele: A Vision of Finland
Exhibitions | From 15th November 

National Gallery

The National Gallery unites all four versions of Akseli Gallen-Kallela's Lake Keitele in its new exhibition, Lake Keitele: A Vision of Finland. Upon visiting Finland Gallen-Kallela fell in ...More

Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell Afternoon Tea
Zetter Townhouse Clerkenwell Afternoon Tea
Dining 

Both the Marylebone and Clerkenwell Zetter Townhouses serve ...More

 
Zetter Townhouse Marylebone Afternoon Tea
Zetter Townhouse Marylebone Afternoon Tea
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Both the Marylebone and Clerkenwell Zetter Townhouses serve ...More

 
Ham Yard Hotel Afternoon Tea
Ham Yard Hotel Afternoon Tea
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Awarded Best Afternoon Tea at the Harden's London ...More

 
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Speakeasy Cocktail Tea at St Martins Lane
Speakeasy Cocktail Tea at St Martins Lane
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Speakeasy bar Blind Spot at St Martins Lane ...More

 
Southam Street
Southam Street
Dining 

Luca Longobardi and chef Chris Denney, the pair behind 108 Garage, bring flavours from around ...More

 
108 Garage
108 Garage
Dining 

108 Garage has proven to be a big hit, with Fay Maschler giving the Notting ...More

 
Wyld Afternoon Tea, Mondrian London
Wyld Afternoon Tea, Mondrian London
Dining 

Take a step back in time with Mondrian ...More

 
Science Afternoon Tea at The Ampersand Hotel
Science Afternoon Tea at The Ampersand Hotel
Dining 

Inspired by its neighbour, The Science Museum, The ...More

 
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Royal Lancaster London
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In September 2017 the 18-storey Royal Lancaster London - one of the best-known landmarks on ...More

 
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Afternoon Tea
Dining 

Swanky hotel One Aldwych takes inspiration from Roald ...More

 
Wait Until Dark
Wait Until Dark
Theatre | From 4th September 

Richmond Theatre

An edge-of-your-seat thriller from the hand of Frederick Knott, best known for writing Dial M ...More

 
Fever Pitch: The Opera
Concerts | From 22nd September 

Union Chapel

The first musical version of Nick Hornby's book Fever Pitch, which famously follows the ups and downs of life supporting Arsenal Football Club, is staged at the Union Chapel, in the heart of north London ...More

Joe Moran / Dance Art Foundation: On The Habit Of Being Oneself
Joe Moran / Dance Art Foundation: On The Habit Of Being Oneself
Dance | From 28th September 

Sadler's Wells: Lilian Baylis Theatre

See the world premiere of an experimental work ...More

 
BooManchu: The Wellness Festival Weekend
Sporting Events | From 23rd September 

Fu Manchu

Boutique cycling legends Boom Cycle have teamed up with cocktail bar Fu Manchu to present the BooManchu Wellness Festival Weekend. Running for one weekend, it invites guests to ...More

Chiswick Book Festival
Chiswick Book Festival
Exhibitions | From 14th September 

St Michael & All Angels Chiswick

A long weekend of literary discussions with the likes of Jeremy Vine, Clare Balding and ...More

 
Ink
Ink
Theatre | From 9th September 

Duke of York's Theatre

Following its successful debut at the Almeida, Rupert Goold's production of Ink, James Graham's "stingingly ...More

 
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