Essex Road

 
 
ADDRESS
Essex Road, Islington, 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 9 minutes to the South West.

 

LondonTown.com - Essex Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
23 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Dalston Junction
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
21 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
24 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Essex Road on LondonTown.com

 
Food of Love

Steve Hatt 88 Essex Road, N1 8LU If you’re this side of town and want a fishy supper (for fishy, see tasting like fish should do as...

 
 
Food of Love

Steve Hatt 88 Essex Road, N1 8LU If you're this side of town and want a fishy supper (for fishy, see tasting like fish should do as...

 
 
New Year Club Nights

Platform 12 NYE The Key, King's Cross Freight Yard, N1 9AA 31st December 2006 Thank the lord! The Key have given over the club to Platform 12, possibly the most...

 
 
London's Best Events 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
Hilton London Islington Hotel London
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £83  21% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 19 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
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel London
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £55  36% off
Central Street, EC1V | 25 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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London-City London
Holiday Inn Express London-City
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £47  23% off
275 Old Street, EC1V | 25 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
The 38th Parallel By Jingan Young London
Today Only
The 38th Parallel By Jingan Young
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 30th January 2015 - 7.30pm-9pm
Arcola Theatre, 24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
...More
 
 
 
Chris Jarrett London
Today Only
Chris Jarrett
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 30th January 2015 - 8pm-11pm
The Vortex Jazz Club, 11 Gillett Square, N16 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
The pianist is joined by violinist Luca Ciarla for an improvised set of contemporary jazz....More
 
 
 
The Phantom of the Opera with live Organ Music London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Today Only
The Phantom of the Opera with live Organ Music
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Friday 30th January 2015
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 12 minutes from Essex Road
For one night only The Union Chapel Organ Project present the 1925 vintage horror film of Phantom of the Opera with a live score played by ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
Servant Jazz Quarters London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Servant Jazz Quarters
London > Entertainment > Live Music
10a Bradbury Street, N16 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
Despite the name, Servant Jazz Quarters is not strictly a jazz club. Instead you'll find music from many genres at this Dalston music venue which supports ...More
 
 
 
The Vortex Jazz Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Vortex Jazz Club
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
11 Gillett Square, N16 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
Though The Vortex has lost a little of its ramshackle charm in the relocation from Stoke Newington to Dalston, it remains the epitome of an underground ...More
 
 
 
Arcola Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Arcola Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
24 Ashwin Street, Dalston, E8 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
This renowned community theatre is at the heart of Hackney and Dalston's flourishing arts scene, and one of the best places in London to see new ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Essex Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Essex Road
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 10 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
 
 
 
Open School East London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Open School East
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, N1 | 10 minutes from Essex Road
Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ...More
 
 
 
Gillett Square London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gillett Square
London > Attractions >
Gillett Square, N16 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
On the western flank of Gillett Square in Dalston, East London, stands The Dalston Culture House which houses the world famous Vortex Jazz Club on its ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Essex Road

The best shops and markets near Essex Road
The Peanut Vendor London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Peanut Vendor
London > Shopping > House and Garden
133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ...More
 
 
 
A Furry World London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 11 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
 
 
 
Gill Wing Cookshop London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 13 minutes from Essex Road
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Essex Road

What are the best dining options near Essex Road London?
The Alma London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ...More
 
 
 
Marquess Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, , N1 | 7 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
 
 
 
Huong-Viet London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Huong-Viet
London > Restaurants > South East Asian restaurants
12 Englefield Road, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
Vietnamese cuisine....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
Connexions Careers Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 12 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
Jenius Social London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 22 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
The Making Space London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 27 minutes from Essex Road
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Essex Road

Essex Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 12 minutes from Essex Road
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ...More
 
 
 
London Fields Lido London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fields Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
London Fields, Westside, E8 | 22 minutes from Essex Road
London's only Olympic sized heated outdoor swimming pool, the luxurious London Fields Lido was re-opened amid much excitement in October 2006 after almost 20 years of ...More
 
 
 
Clissold Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Clissold Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Greenway Close, N4 | 23 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Essex Road

The best pubs near London Essex Road.
The Alma London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ...More
 
 
 
Marquess Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, , N1 | 7 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
 
 
 
The Baring London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Essex Road

Essex Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Dalston Roof Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
On the roof of The Print House, a former factory for catalogues, crayons and pencils, sits Dalston Roof Park, an urban oasis four floors ...More
 
 
 
Pisco Embassy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
Hoxley & Porter London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Essex Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Essex Road.
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 12 minutes from Essex Road
...More
 
 
 
Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 14 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
 
 
 
Business Design Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 20 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
 

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Essex Road, London E12
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Essex Road, London NW10
11 miles South West
 
 
Essex Road, London EN2
11 miles North East
 
 
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12 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London IG11
12 miles South East
 
 
Essex Road, London W3
13 miles South West
 
 
Essex Road, London W4
14 miles South West
 
 
Essex Road, London RM6
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15 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London RM10
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Essex Road, London WD6
18 miles North West
 
 
Essex Road, London WD17
25 miles North West
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Essex Road

Essex Road, Esex Road
 
 

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Time
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th January 2015 

Bar 512 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

Shades of house and techno courtesy of Siblings, Joe Le Groove and Electum Goldensun....More

Chris Jarrett
Concerts | On 30th January 2015 

The Vortex Jazz Club 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

The pianist is joined by violinist Luca Ciarla for an improvised set of contemporary jazz....More

Konono No1
Concerts | Until 1st February 2015 

Cafe OTO 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

Cult Congolese dance outfit play experimental trance, rock and electronica....More

The 38th Parallel By Jingan Young
Theatre | On 30th January 2015 

Arcola Theatre 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

...More

Applebum
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th January 2015 

Albert & Pearl 13 minutes walk from Essex Road

Old skool R&B and hip hop courtesy of resident DJs....More

Club The Mammoth
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th January 2015 

Relentless Garage 13 minutes walk from Essex Road

Hear DJs spin a selection of rock, pop and punk beats. With live performances from Thee MVPs and The Whig ...More

Alex Metric + Marcus Marr
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th January 2015 

The Nest 14 minutes walk from Essex Road

House, dance and pop courtesy of Alex Metric and Marcus Marr....More

The Cuban Brothers
Concerts | On 30th January 2015 

The Old Queen's Head 16 minutes walk from Essex Road

Pop-influenced Latin funk and dance by the band from Havana....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 30th January 2015 

Camden Head 18 minutes walk from Essex Road

Sharp wit and storytelling from Glaswegian stand-up Larry Dean. Also featuring Daniel Simonsen, Andrea Hubert and MC Barry Ferns....More

Sarah Sze
Exhibitions | Until 28th March 2015 

Victoria Miro 21 minutes walk from Essex Road

A series of installations by the American artist, exploring the measurement and construction of space, mass, time and volume through ...More

 

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London 2015: New Openings
London 2015: New Openings

The Sky Garden atop the Walkie Talkie, a new art gallery from Damien Hirst and Biblioteka, a new £15 ...More

 
February 2015 Half Term in London
February 2015 Half Term in London

London has a generous programme of family friendly events and activities this half term, as well as a great selection ...More

 
The Railway Children
The Railway Children
Theatre | Until 6th September 2015 

King's Cross Railway Station

Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, moves to King's Cross Theatre ...More

 
Peace Direct: Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee
Peace Direct: Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee
Theatre | On 8th February 2015 

Bush Hall

Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee and Meera Syal speak the words of people who have made huge sacrifices (sometimes ...More

 
Daliees Jukebox One Love Valentine's Party
Concerts | On 14th February 2015 

The Book Club

The Breakfast Club is celebrating February 14th with Daliee's Jukebox 'One Love Valentine's Party', an evening of great tunes from ...More

Livery Companies Pancake Day Race
Exhibitions | On 17th February 2015 

Guildhall

The City's annual inter-livery Pancake Race sees teams racing around the Guildhall yard at noon on Shrove Tuesday competing for ...More

3 Billy Pigs (Ages 3-8)
Theatre | 18th February 2015 - 22nd February 2015 

The Little Angel Theatre

Beautifully crafted puppets tell the story of the Three Billy Pigs, a new show from Noisy Oyster for children of ...More

Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Opens 3rd February 2015 

Nick Lloyd Webber (son of Andrew) has created his first original score for the stage for this musical version of ...More

 
Jinjuu
Jinjuu
Opened 13th January 2015 

Described by the Evening Standard as one of the "best new London restaurants opening in 2015" before it even opened, ...More

 
The Tommy Tucker
The Tommy Tucker
Opened January 2015 

Award-winning chef Claude Compton, together with Jim Morris and George McCabe - the team behind critically acclaimed neighbourhood restaurant Claude's ...More

 
 
 
 
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