River Street

 
 
ADDRESS
River Street, Clerkenwell, Islington, London EC1R 
 

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  • Visitor Information

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.

 

LondonTown.com - River Street Location Map

 
 
 
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
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring River Street on LondonTown.com

 
What to do in London Throughout 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near River Street

Near River Street
Jurys Inn Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £67  23% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 4 minutes from River Street
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
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London Kings Cross - Bloomsbury
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  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
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £64  39% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 8 minutes from River Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near River Street

Near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Edward Scissorhands
London > Events > Dance  Dates: 2nd December 2014 to 11th January 2015
Sadler's Wells Theatre, Rosebery Avenue, EC1R | 3 minutes from River Street
Having so successfully given new interpretations to classics like Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Nutcracker!, Matthew Bourne now brings Edward Scissorhands to Sadler's Wells this ...More
 
 
 
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Hotel Transylvania
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 25th to 31st Jul 2014
The Screen on the Green, 83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from River Street
Hotel Transylvania is a five-star resort run by Dracula, which is situated far from the eyes of pesky humans. Monsters flock to the hotel for their ...More
 
 
 
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Gueorgui Pinkhassov Exhibit
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 30th and Thursday 31st July 2014 - 11.30am-4.30pm
Magnum Photos, 63 Gee Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from River Street
...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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near River Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
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 and ... More
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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, 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near River Street

Near River Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from River Street
One day workshops, offering a friendly no-nonsense approach to teaching about wine, suitable for everyone from beginners to experts. Courses take place at the following venues: Atlas PH, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 14 minutes from River Street
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
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 15 minutes from River Street
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near River Street

River Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from River Street
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
My Chocolate Workshops
London > Leisure > Activities
Hatton Square Business Centre, 16-16a Baldwin Gardens, Holborn, London EC1N | 12 minutes from River Street
Immerse yourself in a world of chocolate with this mouth-watering workshop. You will discover how chocolate is processed from bean to bar. Sample a variety of ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

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.
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Smithy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
16-17 Leeke Street, King's Cross, London WC1X | 7 minutes from River Street
An unexpected surprise, located in a King’s Cross backstreet you never knew existed, yet still only a five-minute walk from the tube, this wine-bar-cum-restaurant offers a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ghost Farringdon
London > Nightlife >
113-117 Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from River Street
Most people's gripe about South Ken's graffiti chic venue Ghost INC is that it would be better suited to the edgier East End than the haughty ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crypt on the Green
London > Business > Venue Hire
Clerkenwell Close, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from River Street
The Crypt on the Green, underneath St James Church in Clerkenwell, is on the site of the first nunnery to be built in London dating back ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from River Street
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
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for River Street

River Street, River Stret
 
 

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What's On Today

Near River Street

 
 
 
The Delta Bombers
Concerts | On 31st July 2014 

The Lexington 4 minutes walk from River Street

The band who hail from Los Angeles performs a mixture of rockabilly, rock'n'roll and metal. With support from Sixteen & ...More

Juicebox Presents
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st July 2014 

Surya 6 minutes walk from River Street

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Books About Town: City Trail
Books About Town: City Trail
Kids Events | Until 15th September 2014 

City of London 7 minutes walk from River Street

Take a pew alongside Bridget Jones on a painted bench as you search for 15 Books About Town benches on ...More

 
Mark Harrison
Concerts | On 31st July 2014 

The Harrison 10 minutes walk from River Street

Blues and folk by the London-based singer-guitarist. With support from Son Of Kirk....More

Progress
Progress
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

The Foundling Museum 11 minutes walk from River Street

To mark the 250th anniversary of William Hogarth's death, the Foundling Museum presents Progress, bringing together for the first time ...More

 
Big Art: Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 25th September 2014 

Coram's Fields 12 minutes walk from River Street

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Swimwear
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st July 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 12 minutes walk from River Street

Shorebitch, Cat Lovers and Wolf Club join forces to play house and electronic music....More

Best In Class
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 12 minutes walk from River Street

Local and up and coming DJs and live acts perform pop and dance....More

Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Chamber Classics Unwrapped
Concerts | Until 13th December 2014 

Kings Place 12 minutes walk from River Street

Celebrating the association that Kings Place has with chamber music, this year-long festival sees them depart from ...More

 
Books About Town: Bloomsbury Trail
Books About Town: Bloomsbury Trail
Kids Events | Until 15th September 2014 

Various Venues, Bloomsbury 13 minutes walk from River Street

The Bloomsbury area has long been associated with literary types making it an ideal area for a Books About Town ...More

 
 
 
 
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