Essex Road  

 
 
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Essex Road, Islington, London N1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Essex Road is Essex Road Railway Station which is about 1 minutes to the West.

Essex Road is in the London area of Islington.

 

LondonTown.com - Essex Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Haggerston Overground Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  38% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 10 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  28% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 17 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  22% off
Central Street, EC1V | 18 minutes from Essex 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 Essex Road

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Arnold's Big Adventure
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th August 2016 at 11am, 1pm and 3pm & 28th and 29th August 2016 at 10.30am, 1pm and 3pm
Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
Shadow puppetry, wonderful original music to sing along to and plenty of thrilling surprises....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Teenage Fanclub
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 5th September 2016 - 7pm
Islington Assembly Hall, Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
The legendary outfit formed in 1989 return to the stage to perform their original alternative rock and indie-pop sounds....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Souad Massi
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 10th September 2016 - 7pm
Islington Assembly Hall, Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
The singer-songwriter presents material from her album Al-Mutakallimun which mixes Arabic instruments such as the oud with rock and folk influences alongside Portuguese Fado and African ...More
 
 
 
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The Lighthouse
London > Entertainment >
190 New North Road, Canonbury Yard, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
The Lighthouse in Canonbury is the 5,000 square feet studio space run by creative agency ditto who run regular events including a monthly storytelling session and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Essex Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Essex Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
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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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
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Shopping near Essex Road

The best shops and markets near Essex Road
Sunlight Cleaners
London > Shopping > Cleaning and Repairs
206 Essex Road, Islington, Islington, London N1 | On Essex Road
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Aston Matthews
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
141-147a Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
Bathrooms... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Essex Road

What are the best dining options near Essex Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Essex Road
South American Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smokehouse
London > Restaurants >
63-69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
Fire cooked meats are the main attraction of the Islington Smokehouse, a well regarded restaurant from Neil Rankin, former head chef at Pitt Cue, and Noble ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Essex Road

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City Academy
London > Education > Arts and Drama
35 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
City Academy is a performing arts schools which runs evening and weekend dancing, singing, acting and modelling classes with top professionals from theatre, film, television and ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Essex Road

The best pubs near London Essex Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Essex Road

Essex Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
EQ Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
142 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
Gay friendly bar.... More
 
 
 
EQ
London > Nightlife > Bars
142 Essex Road, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
This cocktail bar plays a blend of music with the focus on funky house. It's decked out with wooden floorboards, coloured sofas and poufs. Free entry. ... More
 
 
 
The New Rose
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
84-86 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Essex Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Essex Road.
Canonbury Academy
London > Business > Venue Hire
6 Canonbury Place, Islington, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
... More
 
 
 
The London Art House
London > Business > Venue Hire
2-18 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex 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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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Essex Road

Essex Road, Esex Road
 
 

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Trust Fund
Concerts | On 29th August 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Essex Road

Indie-pop beats and rugged songs to dance to from the Bristol-based band....More

Rough Trade Shop Pop Quiz!
Leisure | On 29th August 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Essex Road

Regular music-based quiz....More

They Drink It In The Congo
They Drink It In The Congo
Theatre | Until 1st October 2016 

Almeida Theatre 2.03 miles from Essex Road

Following on from his 2009 debut play Stovepipe about the Iraq War, Adam Bruce is back with another timely production. ...More

 
Arnold's Big Adventure
Theatre | Until 29th August 2016 

Little Angel Theatre 2.05 miles from Essex Road

Shadow puppetry, wonderful original music to sing along to and plenty of thrilling surprises....More

Peter Brotzmann, Hamid Drake And William Parker Trio
Concerts | On 29th August 2016 

Cafe OTO 3.16 miles from Essex Road

The saxophone, bass and percussion threesome performs its avant garde jazz material....More

Street Feast London
Street Feast London
Foodie Events | Until 24th September 2016 

Dalston Yard 3.19 miles from Essex Road

Street Feast returns to Dalston Yard in May 2016 for another summer of Friday and Saturday feasts. The gastronomic event ...More

 
 
 
 
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