Essex Road

 
 
ADDRESS
Essex Road, Islington, N1 
 

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  • Visitor Information

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 6 minutes to the South West.

 

LondonTown.com - Essex Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Dalston Junction
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
19 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
21 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...

 
 
What's on in London 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 Islington Hotel London London
Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £81  33% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 16 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  41% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 20 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  37% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 22 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
The Frida Kahlo Of Penge West London
Ends Today
The Frida Kahlo Of Penge West
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 11th and 12th July 2014 at 7.30pm & 13th July 2014 at 6pm
Rosemary Branch Theatre, 2A Shepperton Road, Islington, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
A two-women play about one woman's monstrous ego as she stages a one-woman play about Frida Kahlo, but with two women in it. Written by Chris ...More
 
 
 
Three Little Pigs London
Ends Today
Three Little Pigs
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 11th July 2014 at 1pm-2.30pm and 5pm-6.30pm & Sunday 13th July 2014 at 11am-12.30pm and 2pm-3.30pm
The Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
An innovative re-telling of the classic Three Little Pigs - Danny has been delivered a story telling kit in a crate. All the props for the ...More
 
 
 
eARmusic Sunday Social #July London
Today Only
eARmusic Sunday Social #July
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 13th July 2014 - 2pm-11pm
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, N1 | 13 minutes from Essex Road
...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Essex Road

Near Essex Road
Hen & Chickens Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit pub that shares ...More
 
 
 
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 11 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
 
 
 
Almeida Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 12 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
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 | 8 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
 
 
 
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 | 11 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Essex Road

The best shops and markets near Essex Road
A Furry World London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
A Furry World
London > Shopping > Pet Care
29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 9 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
 
 
 
The Peanut Vendor London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Peanut Vendor
London > Shopping > House and Garden
133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 10 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
 
 
 
Twentytwentyone London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Essex Road

What are the best dining options near Essex Road London?
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 Alma London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 7 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
 
 
 
The House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 - 69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 7 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
 
 
 
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 | 15 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 | 21 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
 
 
 
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 25 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
 
 
 
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 | 15 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 Fencing Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 24 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
 
 
 
Clissold Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Clissold Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Greenway Close, N4 | 24 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.
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 Alma London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 7 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
 
 
 
The House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 - 69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 7 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
 
 
 
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 | 11 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 | 14 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
 
 
 
Dalston Roof Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Roof Park
London > Nightlife > Bars
18 Ashwin Street, E8 | 14 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
 
 
 
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 | 10 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 | 11 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 | 17 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 N1
15 mins South West
 
 
Essex Road, London E17
5 miles North East
 
 
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7 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London E12
10 miles North East
 
 
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10 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London NW10
11 miles West
 
 
Essex Road, London EN2
12 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London E4
12 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London IG11
12 miles South East
 
 
Essex Road, London W3
13 miles South West
 
 
Essex Road, London W4
13 miles South West
 
 
Essex Road, London RM6
15 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London RM6
15 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London RM10
18 miles North East
 
 
Essex Road, London RM7
18 miles North East
 
 
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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Wittank And Goose: Edinburgh Preview Double Bill
Comedy | On 13th July 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 9 minutes walk from Essex Road

Sketch maestros WitTank and Goose, an odd new One-Man comedy Whodunit, present their brand new shows ahead of a full ...More

Steven James Adams
Concerts | On 13th July 2014 

Union Chapel 10 minutes walk from Essex Road

The singer-songwriter and ex-member of The Broken Family Band performs his indie-rock originals. With support from Tout....More

WolfRoast
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th September 2014 

Albert & Pearl 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

Enjoy this feast followed by live music and a DJ....More

Three Little Pigs
Theatre | Until 13th July 2014 

The Little Angel Theatre 11 minutes walk from Essex Road

An innovative re-telling of the classic Three Little Pigs - Danny has been delivered a story telling kit in a ...More

The Sunday Social
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st August 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 13 minutes walk from Essex Road

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

eARmusic Sunday Social #July
Concerts | On 13th July 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 13 minutes walk from Essex Road

...More

London Jazz Orchestra
Concerts | On 13th July 2014 

The Vortex Jazz Club 14 minutes walk from Essex Road

Scott Stroman directs the outfit. Featuring a range of experienced musicians....More

The Kenny Wheeler Collective
Concerts | On 13th July 2014 

The Vortex Jazz Club 14 minutes walk from Essex Road

John Taylor, piano, Stan Sulzmann, saxes, John Parricelli, guitar, Chris Laurence, double bass and Martin France, drums, collaborate to perform ...More

Jazz Jam Session
Concerts | Until 28th September 2014 

The Vortex Jazz Club 14 minutes walk from Essex Road

...More

Kopparberg Urban Forest
Kopparberg Urban Forest
Foodie Events | Until 3rd August 2014 

Abbot Street Car Park 14 minutes walk from Essex Road

After the success of their winter forest bar last year, Kopparberg are hosting a summer version this July, the Urban ...More

 
 
 
 
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