City Road  

 
 
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City Road, Clerkenwell, Islington, London EC1V
 
 

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

The nearest station to City Road is Angel Tube Station which is about 2 minutes to the North West.

City Road is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Farringdon Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
Skinner Street NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What's on in London 2017

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2017. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  33% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 5 minutes from City Road
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
 
 
 
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  36% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from City Road
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
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  25% off
Central Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from City Road
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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Events near City Road

Near City Road
Now On
Candid Arts Summer School
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 22nd, 23rd, 24th and 25th Aug 2017 - 10am-5pm
City Road, 3 Torrens Street, EC1V | 2 minutes from City Road
Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More
 
 
 
Now On
LGBT+ Artists Programme Talking Genders
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 22nd, 23rd, 24th and 25th Aug 2017 - 10am
City Road, City Road, Angel, Greater London, EC1Y | 2 minutes from City Road
...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Mutemath
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 23rd August 2017 - 6pm
City Road, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 5 minutes from City Road
The alt-rock band comes to UK shores from New Orleans with its own brand of genre-bending tunes....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near City Road

Near City Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from City Road
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from City Road
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from City Road
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near City Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near City Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 2 minutes from City Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Building
London > Attractions > Sights
407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from City Road
Launched in late 2010, the Angel Building in Islington transformed from an under-used early 1980s commercial block into an award-winning office space, reinvented by architects ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Miro
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 7 minutes from City Road
The Victoria Miro originally opened in Cork Street in London, W1, in 1985. The gallery moved to its present location in 16 Wharf Road, Islington, in ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near City Road

The best shops and markets near City Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Camden Passage
London > Shopping > Markets
Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from City Road
Hidden down a cobble-stoned Angel backstreet a whimsical collection of odds and ends have been gathered together on a selection of market stalls (not to be ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wearer
London > Shopping > Jewellery
2 Charlton Place, N1 | 5 minutes from City Road
The Wearer is a small, independent jewellery shop that stocks products created by unique and emerging London-based designers. With a strong focus on quality ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
26a Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road
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
 
 
 
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Restaurants near City Road

What are the best dining options near City Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gate, Islington
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
370 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from City Road
Gwyneth Paltrow, Madonna and Stella McCartney have all eaten at the original Gate Vegetarian Restaurant in Hammersmith and now Adrian and Michael Daniel, the Indo-Iraqi brothers ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Brasserie on St John Street
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
360 - 362 St. John Street, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 2 minutes from City Road
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tortilla
London > Restaurants > Mexican restaurants
13 Islington High Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from City Road
... More
 
 
 
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Education near City Road

Near City Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 8 minutes from City Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from City Road
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 12 minutes from City Road
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 City Road

City Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 8 minutes from City Road
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 Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from City Road
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 | 10 minutes from City Road
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 City Road

The best pubs near London City Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road
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 Peasant
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
240 St John Street, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 7 minutes from City Road
The Peasant is really two different eateries under one roof. Downstairs is a crowded and cheerful gastropub, with a menu of substantial tapas and platters. Upstairs ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from City Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near City Road

City Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road
Retro-trendy, infectiously popular, and staunchly pioneering London's first Irish cocktail bar is a welcome addition to Islington's portfolio of drinking venues. A heady mix of curved ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road
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
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from City Road
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near City Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near City Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from City Road
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road
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 | 11 minutes from City Road
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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Life Drawing & Painting Summer School
Exhibitions | Until 25th August 2017 

Candid Arts Galleries 2 minutes walk from City Road

Literary & Education, Art Workshop....More

Candid Arts Summer School
Exhibitions | Until 25th August 2017 

Candid Arts Trust 2 minutes walk from City Road

Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More

Mrs Orwell
Theatre | Until 26th August 2017 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 2 minutes walk from City Road

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LGBT+ Artists Programme Talking Genders
Exhibitions | Until 25th August 2017 

Angel Underground Station 2 minutes walk from City Road

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Mutemath
Concerts | On 23rd August 2017 

O2 Academy Islington 5 minutes walk from City Road

The alt-rock band comes to UK shores from New Orleans with its own brand of genre-bending tunes....More

School Night Swing
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 23rd August 2017 

The Lexington 7 minutes walk from City Road

Guest DJ Leo plays swing, rock'n'roll, upbeat blues, '20s jazz and more for dancers and loungers....More

Coming Clean
Theatre | Until 26th August 2017 

The King's Head 9 minutes walk from City Road

Kevin Elyot's landmark drama questions the nature of fidelity and the limits of love....More

Happy
Theatre | Until 26th August 2017 

The King's Head 9 minutes walk from City Road

Thom Sellwood's contemporary musical set against the London chemsex scene about a man who is trying to reconnect with the ...More

Grove Street Families
Concerts | On 23rd August 2017 

Surya 10 minutes walk from City Road

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Against
Against
Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Almeida Theatre 11 minutes walk from City Road

Ben Whishaw, who has appeared as Q in the Bond films, in London Spy and The Hour and who won ...More

 

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New exhibition Soutine's Portraits: Cooks, Waiters and Bellboys looks at the artist's fascination with the staff of French hotels and restaurants, attired in boldly coloured uniforms. Over a ...More

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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

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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

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