River Street  

 
 
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River Street, Clerkenwell, Islington, London EC1R
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around River Street in Islington. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to River Street is Angel Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the North East.

River Street is in the London area of Clerkenwell.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Skinner Street NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Bowling Green Lane NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2016

Find out the best London 2016 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2016 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
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DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £69  35% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 4 minutes from River Street
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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Kings Cross - Bloomsbury
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £57  36% off
1 Kings Cross Road, WC1X | 5 minutes from River Street
Halfway between the City and the west End, the Bloomsbury area is an oasis of calm in the very heart of the capital. It's a lovely ... More
 
 
 
Tune Hotel Kings Cross, London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £45  41% off
324 Gray's Inn Rd, WC1X | 8 minutes from River Street
Whether you have missed the last train home, heading on a business trip to Europe or spending a night in the capital for business or pleasure, ... More
 
 
 
 
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Events near River Street

Near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 6th December 2016 to 29th January 2017
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
Dance master Matthew Bourne takes on Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's film and Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale to create new ballet production The Red Shoes, being ...More
 
 
 
Now On
If We Got Some More Cocaine I Could Show You How I Love You
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 30th August to 24th September 2016 - Various Times
The Old Red Lion Theatre, 418 St John Street, EC1V | 4 minutes from River Street
Mikey and Casey are stuck on a roof together with alcohol, drugs and each other, waiting for the Guards to stop circling the house, in John ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ongoing
Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: 20th May to 30th September 2016
The Well, 180 St John Street, EC1V | 8 minutes from River Street
If you're all rooftopped out, get yourself to The Well this summer for the Sailor Jerry Hotel Street pop-up, which takes its name from the infamous ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near River Street

Near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lexington
London > Entertainment > Live Music
96-98 Pentonville Road, Clerkenwell, London N1 | 4 minutes from River Street
The Lexington is both a music venue and an English pub that thinks it's an American speakeasy. While this may sound like trying to please all ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near River Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Building
London > Attractions > Sights
407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from River Street
Launched in late 2010, the Angel Building in Islington transformed from an under-used early 1980s commercial block into an award-winning office space, reinvented by architects ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Exmouth Market
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from River Street
A rich hunting ground for restaurants and bars, Exmouth Market twinkles under the fairy lights that zig-zag overhead across the scenic pedestrianised street. Hip hang outs ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 6 minutes from River Street
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near River Street

The best shops and markets near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ec one Exmouth Market
London > Shopping > Jewellery
41 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from River Street
Established in Clerkenwell in 1997, EC One jewellery has built up a glittering reputation for its individual, stylish jewellery. Husband and wife team Jos and Alison ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fresh N Fine
London > Shopping > Supermarkets
18 Penton Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from River Street
This independent supermarket between Angel and Kings Cross sells good quality organic food, Bundaberg root beer and Fentiman's cola as well as all the basics. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
26a Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from River Street
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near River Street

What are the best dining options near River Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Quinto Quarto
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
316 St. John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 3 minutes from River Street
Influenced by the diverse Italian regions as well as hints from Spanish cooking, Adha Chef brings sumptuous, authentic flavours to Islington's popular Quinto Quarto. Drawing on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old China Hand
London > Restaurants >
8 Tysoe Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Porchetta
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
84-86 Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 
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Education near River Street

Near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 5 minutes from River Street
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
Islington Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
The White Lion Building, White Lion Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from River Street
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
 
 
 
London College of English
London > Education > English Language Courses
354 Goswell Road, Angel, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near River Street

River Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Yoga Therapy Centre
London > Leisure > Fitness
90 Pentonville Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from River Street
Yoga ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 5 minutes from River Street
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
Grimaldi Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Rodney Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near River Street

The best pubs near London River Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ambassador
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from River Street
The Ambassador is one of the more special among of the gastro pubs in Exmouth Market thanks to its short but eclectic menu. It also owes ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cafe Kick
London > Nightlife > Pubs
43 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from River Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Easton
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
22 Easton Street, Clerkenwell, London WC1X0DS | 4 minutes from River Street
Freezing cold and slightly wet, we took shelter in this welcoming pub for a bite to eat... but they practically had to roll us out of ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near River Street

River Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
O'Hanlon's
London > Nightlife > Bars
8 Tysoe Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 
Rhum Jungle
London > Nightlife >
70 Exmouth Market, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 4 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from River Street
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near River Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near River Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
Myddelton Conference Rooms
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Hall, 90 Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 
Travelodge King's Cross Royal Scot Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
100 King's Cross Road, Clerkenwell, London WC1x | 5 minutes from River Street
... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for River Street

River Street, River Stret
 
 

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Motown The Musical
Motown The Musical
Theatre | Until 18th February 2017 

Shaftesbury Theatre 5 minutes walk from River Street

Telling the story of Berry Gordy, who went from being a featherweight boxer to Motown music mogul, Motown The Musical ...More

 
The Bodyguard
The Bodyguard
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Dominion Theatre 8 minutes walk from River Street

The Bodyguard returns to the West End for a limited six month run from summer 2016 with Beverley Knight playing ...More

 
Stories From The Sea
Kids Events | Until 30th August 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from River Street

Interactive storytelling in the BP exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds....More

Gallery Talk
Exhibitions | On 30th August 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from River Street

An informative and illustrated talk in the gallery....More

Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds
Sunken cities: Egypt's lost worlds
Exhibitions | Until 27th November 2016 

British Museum 9 minutes walk from River Street

The British Museum hosts its first large-scale exhibition of underwater discoveries in 2016, focusing on two ...More

 
Marco Polo: An Untold Love Story
Theatre | Until 4th September 2016 

Shaw Theatre 22 minutes walk from River Street

The world premiere staging of Rogelio Saldo Chua's musical, which charts the untold romances between 13th century Venetian explorer Marco ...More

Getting That New Product To Market
Exhibitions | On 30th August 2016 

British Library 23 minutes walk from River Street

A one-to-one meeting with an experienced product development practitioner working out the route to market for your product....More

Get Started Workshop
Exhibitions | On 30th August 2016 

British Library 23 minutes walk from River Street

Find out how to successfully launch a business....More

Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
Sailor Jerry Hotel Street
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th September 2016 

The Well 23 minutes walk from River Street

If you're all rooftopped out, get yourself to The Well this summer for the Sailor Jerry Hotel Street pop-up, which ...More

 
Fire! Fire!
Fire! Fire!
Exhibitions | Until 17th April 2017 

Museum of London 23 minutes walk from River Street

The Museum of London marks the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of 1666 with a ...More

 
 
 
 
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