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 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

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
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

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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...

 
 
What to do in London throughout 2015

Discover what's on in London 2015 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2015 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  34% 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
     
     
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  31% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 15 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 £55  37% off
    Central Street, EC1V | 17 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

    Near Essex Road
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    F*cking Men
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th to 30th August 2015 - Various Times
    The King's Head, 115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
    Joe DiPietro's contemporary adaptation of Arthur Schnitzler's La Ronde set within the gay subculture of a big city....More
     
     
     
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    Modern & Contemporary Art, Millinery Works, 7 July - 30 August 2015
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 7th July to 30th August 2015 - 11am-6pm
    Millinery Works, 85/87 Southgate Road, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
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    Scrollers
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th, 28th, 29th and 30th Aug 2015 - 6pm
    Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
    Momus Productions presents a satirical comedy that uses narrative, heightened characters and quick fire dialogue to explore how in an age of micro-blogging, online trends and ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Essex Road

    Near Essex Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    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
     
     
     
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    Islington Assembly Hall
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Essex Road

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    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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    Open School East
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, Islington, London 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
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Essex Road

    The best shops and markets near Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Essex Road

    What are the best dining options near Essex Road London?
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    Tierra Peru
    London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
    164 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | On Essex Road
    South American Cuisine... More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
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    Education near Essex Road

    Near Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Connexions Careers Centre
    London > Education > Career 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
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Essex Road

    Essex Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London 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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Dance Academy
    London > Leisure >
    The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London 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
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
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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 | 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
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Duke of Cambridge
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Essex Road

    Essex Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, Islington, London 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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 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
     
     
     
    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
     
     
     
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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.
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
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    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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    Fausto Pirandello
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 6 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Paintings by the artist....More

    F*cking Men
    Theatre | Until 30th August 2015 

    The King's Head 6 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Joe DiPietro's contemporary adaptation of Arthur Schnitzler's La Ronde set within the gay subculture of a big city....More

    Sunday at The Old Queens Head
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 6 minutes walk from Essex Road

    See DJ Yoda spin hip hop classics....More

    The Sunday Social
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th September 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 6 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Resident DJs play a mix of indie, pop, house and electro....More

    Naomi Cooper-Davis: Person In Progress
    Comedy | Until 30th August 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

    A work-in-progress character comedy show from Naomi Cooper-Davis, star of CRIMS, Pete vs Life & Peep Show....More

    London Calling
    Theatre | Until 30th August 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

    A multi-national writers' group presents a collection of London tales, told as though broadcast in a single day by a ...More

    Scrollers
    Theatre | Until 30th August 2015 

    Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Momus Productions presents a satirical comedy that uses narrative, heightened characters and quick fire dialogue to explore how in an ...More

    Notting Hill Carnival After Party
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    Relentless Garage 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

    R&B, garage, house, electro and disco courtesy of Shorebitch DJs and Afro Beat music by a guest....More

    The Hot Caribbean Carnival
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 30th August 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

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