Dame Street

 
 
ADDRESS
Dame Street, Islington, London N1 
 

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  • Visitor Information

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

The nearest station to Dame Street is Essex Road Railway Station which is about 9 minutes to the North West.

Dame Street is in the London area of Islington.

 

LondonTown.com - Dame Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Old Street Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
5 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Dame Street on LondonTown.com

 
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THE BEST

Hotels near Dame Street

Near Dame Street
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £64  40% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 6 minutes from Dame Street
Located nearby to Sadler's Wells Theatre, St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London, Citadines St Mark's is a 4-star apartment hotel that aims to accommodate business ... More
 
 
 
Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £81  42% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Dame Street
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 £66  29% off
Central Street, EC1V | 9 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Dame Street

Near Dame Street
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Space Jam
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 18th to 24th Jul 2014
The Screen on the Green, 83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Dame Street
Part live-action, part animation conflation set on the basketball court....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Now On
Mr Burns
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th June to 19th July 2014
Almeida Theatre, Almeida Street, N1 | 10 minutes from Dame Street
A well-loved episode of The Simpsons is recounted by a group of survivors in post-apocalyptic America, and is told over and over again, and as in ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Edward Scissorhands
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 11th January 2015
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 11 minutes from Dame Street
Having so successfully given new interpretations to classics like Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Nutcracker!, Matthew Bourne now brings Edward Scissorhands to Sadler's Wells this ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Dame Street

Near Dame Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Dame Street
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the dinky Screen on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Dame Street
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Dame Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Dame Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Miro
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Dame Street
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 Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Dame Street

The best shops and markets near Dame Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, N1 | 5 minutes from Dame Street
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Camden Passage
London > Shopping > Markets
Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Dame Street

What are the best dining options near Dame Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Dame Street
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
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Dame Street
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meat People
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
4-6 Essex Road, N1 | 6 minutes from Dame Street
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Dame Street

Near Dame Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 12 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 13 minutes from Dame Street
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 | 18 minutes from Dame Street
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Dame Street

Dame Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 11 minutes from Dame Street
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, EC1V | 12 minutes from Dame Street
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
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 15 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Dame Street

The best pubs near London Dame Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Dame Street
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
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from Dame Street
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Dame Street
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 Dame Street

Dame Street 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 | 6 minutes from Dame Street
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
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 10 minutes from Dame Street
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
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from Dame Street
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Dame Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Dame Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Dame Street
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 | 9 minutes from Dame Street
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
Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from Dame Street
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Dame Street

Dame Street, Dame Stret
 
 

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Best In Class
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 6 minutes walk from Dame Street

Local and up and coming DJs and live acts perform pop and dance....More

Swimwear
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st July 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 6 minutes walk from Dame Street

Shorebitch, Cat Lovers and Wolf Club join forces to play house and electronic music....More

Gordie MacKeeman & His Rhythm Boys
Concerts | On 24th July 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 6 minutes walk from Dame Street

High-energy roots folk and Americana band featuring award-winning fiddler and dancer Gordie MacKeeman....More

Thursday at Barrio North
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th July 2014 

Barrio North 6 minutes walk from Dame Street

Performance artist and hula girl DJ Nwando plays old skool hip-hop, baile funk, samba, moombahton and rare grooves....More

Being Patient
Theatre | Until 27th July 2014 

Rosemary Branch Theatre 9 minutes walk from Dame Street

A young man waits to see if he will receive a kidney transplant, which will transform both his and his ...More

Thursgays
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

East Bloc 9 minutes walk from Dame Street

Resident DJs spin disco and pop....More

The Monday Project
Concerts | On 24th July 2014 

O2 Academy Islington 9 minutes walk from Dame Street

The pairing of Mr D and Duck Face who call London home, performs their blues rock originals....More

It's All About Art
Exhibitions | Until 26th July 2014 

Business Design Centre 9 minutes walk from Dame Street

'It's all about Art' is the UK's largest and most popular hands-on art event. Whether you're a beginner, improver or ...More

Dan Nash
Concerts | On 24th July 2014 

'Round Midnight Jazz & Blues Bar 9 minutes walk from Dame Street

Acoustic blues singer-songwriter....More

Mr Burns
Mr Burns
Theatre | Until 19th July 2014 

Almeida Theatre 10 minutes walk from Dame Street

A well-loved episode of The Simpsons is recounted by a group of survivors in post-apocalyptic America, and is told over ...More

 
 
 
 
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