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 3 minutes to the North East.

Essex Road is in the London area of Islington.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
10 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  22% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 6 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
 
 
 
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Ongoing
Adult Puppetry Company: Course
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 8th Feb, 15th Feb, 22nd Feb, 29th Feb, 7th Mar, 14th Mar and 21st Mar 2016 - 7.30pm-9.30pm
Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
Create your own piece and improve puppetry skills....More
 
 
 
Now On
5 Guys Chillin
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th to 27th February 2016 - Various Times
The King's Head, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
Em-Lou Productions present a graphic, gripping, funny and frank verbatim drama exposing the gay Chill-Out scene. Taken from over 50 hours of interviews from guys found ...More
 
 
 
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Trainspotting
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 2nd to 27th February 2016 - Various Times
The King's Head, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
In Your Face Theatre and King's Head Theatre stage Irvine Welsh's cult, generation-defining novel charting the drug-fuelled descent into hell of Mark Renton and his hedonistic ...More
 
 
 
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Near Essex Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 3 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
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Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ... 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 | 1 minute 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
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 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
 
 
 
WW Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
46 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
The WW Gallery at 34-35 Hatton Garden EC1, which relocated here from Hackney in April 2012, continues the curatorial work of artists Debra Wilson and Chiara ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Essex Road

The best shops and markets near Essex Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
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Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
 
 
 
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... 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
 
 
 
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Carluccio's
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
305-307 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
Carluccio's are springing up all over the place, from Bluewater to Brent Cross, spreading the gospel of good fresh superior Italian food. Each restaurant is also ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pasha
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
301 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road
North African cuisine. Booking advised on weekends. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
City Academy
London > Education > Arts and Drama
35 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 2 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
 
 
 
William Tyndale School
London > Education >
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
Islington primary school.... More
 
 
 
Islington Student Support Section
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Islington Education Service, Laycock Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
Student support ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Essex Road

Essex Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Islington Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
142 B Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
... More
 
 
 
Islington Float Tank
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
239 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
Floatation Therapy ... More
 
 
 
Islington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road
... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Essex Road

The best pubs near London Essex Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 6 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
Cafe Kick
London > Nightlife > Pubs
43 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 19 minutes from Essex Road
The original Kick bar and a local landmark, Cafe Kick is a tiny continental-style cafe bar with terrace tables and an endearingly insalubrious interior, has three ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Essex Road

Essex Road 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 | 4 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 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
 
 
 
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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.
The London Art House
London > Business > Venue Hire
2-18 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute 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 | 3 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
 
 
 
Almeida Restaurant and Bar
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 Almeida Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
... More
 
 
 
 

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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Essex Road

Essex Road, Esex Road
 
 

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Blitzen Trapper
Concerts | On 8th February 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Essex Road

The artist plays skewed pop with noisy freakouts....More

Kraftklub
Concerts | On 8th February 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Essex Road

The indie-rock five piece from Germany perform live....More

Stan Douglas - The Secret Agent
Exhibitions | Until 24th March 2016 

Victoria Miro 1.73 miles from Essex Road

A solo exhibition by the celebrated Canadian artist, featuring the UK premiere of a new multi-screen film installation along with ...More

Sneak
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th March 2016 

XOYO 1.87 miles from Essex Road

DJs spin house and techno....More

Ctrl London
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st March 2016 

XOYO 1.87 miles from Essex Road

The DJs supply house, techno, disco, funk and soul....More

Adult Puppetry Company
Exhibitions | Until 23rd March 2016 

Little Angel Theatre 2.05 miles from Essex Road

Put your puppetry skills to use and create theatre with us....More

Adult Puppetry Company: Course
Exhibitions | Until 21st March 2016 

Little Angel Theatre 2.05 miles from Essex Road

Create your own piece and improve puppetry skills....More

Get Up Stand Up
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th February 2016 

The Bedroom Bar 2.12 miles from Essex Road

Select open mic slots followed by a special featured act....More

Cargo Presents: Prismatic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 20th March 2016 

Cargo 2.12 miles from Essex Road

A weekly Sunday night party featuring hip hop, house and R&B from resident DJs....More

 
 
 
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