Essex Road

 
 
ADDRESS
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 North .

Essex Road is in the London area of Islington.

 

LondonTown.com - Essex Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
12 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
16 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

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
Hilton Islington Hotel London London
Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £81  23% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 9 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
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London London
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £64  22% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 13 minutes from Essex Road
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
 
 
 
Jurys Inn Islington Hotel London
Jurys Inn Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £67  23% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 15 minutes from Essex Road
The decor when you walk into reception is fresh and modern and this first impression extends throughout the hotel to the bedrooms, bar and restaurant. It's ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
That Thing Is Comedy London
Ends Today
That Thing Is Comedy
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 2nd June to 28th July 2014
Hope & Anchor, 207 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
...More
 
 
 
Afro Cuban Lounge Salsa Club And Lesson London
Ends Today
Afro Cuban Lounge Salsa Club And Lesson
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 28th July 2014 - 7.30pm
Buffalo Bar, 259 Upper Street, Highbury Corner, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
Cuban salsa dance session....More
 
 
 
Possessed London
Today Only
Possessed
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Monday 28th July 2014 - 7pm-11pm
Relentless Garage, 22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
Pioneering death metal band who were originally formed in San Francisco in 1983. With support from Grave Miasma, Cattle Decapitation....More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
 
 
 
The King's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 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
 
 
 
Almeida Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Essex Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Essex Road
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
 
 
 
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 | 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
 
 
 
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 | 13 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Essex Road

The best shops and markets near Essex Road
Twentytwentyone London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Aria London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aria
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
This design-orientated lifestyle store offers a wide range to choose from. From fashion, to homeware, to cosmetics, it's all here at Aria. Pick up a pastel-coloured ...More
 
 
 
Gill Wing Cookshop London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 6 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?
Tierra Peru London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, N1 | On Essex Road
South American Cuisine...More
 
 
 
The House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 - 69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
One of a trio of pubs and restaurants owned by the Meredith Group, The House is an Islington favourite. It's pricier than your average gastro pub ...More
 
 
 
Marquess Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, , N1 | 4 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 BEST

Education near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 20 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
Jenius Social London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 20 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
 
 
 
Connexions Careers Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 21 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Essex Road

Essex Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
London Fencing Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 19 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
London Dance Academy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 20 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 21 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Essex Road

The best pubs near London Essex Road.
The House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 - 69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
One of a trio of pubs and restaurants owned by the Meredith Group, The House is an Islington favourite. It's pricier than your average gastro pub ...More
 
 
 
Marquess Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, , N1 | 4 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 Old Queen's Head London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Essex Road

Essex Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Hoxley & Porter London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 5 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
 
 
 
Colebrookes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 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
 
 
 
Anam London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 14 minutes from Essex 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Essex Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Essex Road.
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 | 4 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
 
 
 
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
...More
 
 
 
Business Design Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 10 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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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Essex Road

Essex Road, Esex Road
 
 

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Pen: A Show That Was Written Entirely By People With Pens
Comedy | Until 31st July 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

Gags, anecdotes and a dubious history of the writing instrument from Sean Bennett, Garrie Grubb, and Liam Sullivan....More

The Perceptionists
Comedy | Until 24th August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

Journey into the surreal and ludicrous world of The Perceptionists, through the eyes of the flagrant characters, including Basil Fawlty ...More

Gerardine Coyne: Party Pieces
Comedy | Until 1st August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

Coyne presents character monologues from four gatherings....More

Afro Cuban Lounge Salsa Club And Lesson
Exhibitions | Until 28th July 2014 

Buffalo Bar 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

Cuban salsa dance session....More

A Sister For The Moon
Theatre | Until 31st July 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

In a cheap Texan motel a woman gets the drop on her stalker and proceeds to take her revenge but ...More

Possessed
Concerts | On 28th July 2014 

Relentless Garage 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

Pioneering death metal band who were originally formed in San Francisco in 1983. With support from Grave Miasma, Cattle Decapitation....More

Erica Nockalls
Concerts | Until 25th August 2014 

O2 Academy Islington 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

The singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist performs alternative rock with a wide range of influences. She has previously worked extensively with Miles ...More

Roots
Concerts | Until 29th September 2014 

'Round Midnight Jazz & Blues Bar 12 minutes walk from Essex Road

The band plays rock and folk....More

Jimmie Durham: Traces And Shiny Evidence
Exhibitions | Until 9th August 2014 

Parasol Unit 13 minutes walk from Essex Road

An installation covering the entire gallery space, featuring brightly coloured oil barrels and vehicle parts alongside black and white drawings ...More

World Cup Photography
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 14 minutes walk from Essex Road

A display featuring images of the history of the World Cup, including works by Mark Leech, Premier League photographer, and ...More

 
 
 
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