Upper Street  

 
 
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Upper Street, Islington, N1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Upper Street is Highbury and Islington Railway Station which is about 2 minutes to the North West.

 

LondonTown.com - Upper Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Holloway Road Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
18 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  40% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 12 minutes from Upper Street
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 £69  28% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 18 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £59  37% off
Central Street, EC1V | 24 minutes from Upper Street
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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Graham Nash
London > Events > Music  Dates: Tuesday 24th May 2016 - 7pm
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
The legendary rock'n'roll guitarist and singer-songwriter best known for his membership of classic group The Hollies, performs in support of his album The Path Tonight....More
 
 
 
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Jack Barry: Work In Progress
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Tuesday 24th May 2016 - 7.30pm
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Anecdotal humour from the laid-back stand-up....More
 
 
 
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Seafret
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 24th May 2016 - 7.30pm-11pm
The Garage, 20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
The Bridlington duo play their original folk and indie rock material from their debut album, Tell Me It's Real....More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Now known as The Garage after a short spell as Relentless Garage, this gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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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Sights and Attractions near Upper Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Upper Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
Angel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Islington Museum, Islington Town Hall, Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
Canonbury Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Canonbury Place ISLINGTON, N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
Early 16thC tower building with panelled rooms and good views of London from roof.... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Upper Street

The best shops and markets near Upper Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aria
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Upper Street

What are the best dining options near Upper Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Firezza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
276 St Paul's Road, Islington, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trullo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
300-302 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
A superb addition to the Islington eating scene is Trullo, a homely neighbourhood Italian in Highbury in the mould of the River Café (but thankfully not replicating ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LeCoq
London > Restaurants >
292-294 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Sisters Ana and Sanja Morris have twenty years of restaurant experience between them: Sanja co-founded Salt Yard Group and Ana ... More
 
 
 
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Centre for Homeopathic Education
London > Education > Medical Schools
First Floor, 243 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Upper Street

Upper Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Healthy Living Centre
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
282 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Health Clinic... More
 
 
 
Ayurveda Yoga Practice
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Healthy Living Centre, Highbury Corner, 282 St Paul’s Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Stress is the blight of city life, but, thank goodness, these days there are a whole raft of aides and antidotes to help us survive. Yoga ... More
 
 
 
Highbury Pool
London > Leisure > Fitness
Highbury Crescent, N5 | 6 minutes from Upper Street
Public Fitness Club ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Upper Street

The best pubs near London Upper Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Upper Street
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
Barden's Boudoir
London > Nightlife > Pubs
38-44 Stoke Newington Road, N16 | 25 minutes from Upper Street
A late licence, DJ decks, P.A., stage for live bands, two bars and friendly bar staff selling bottled drinks and beers on tap plus an extensive ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Upper Street

Upper Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
The White Swan
London > Nightlife > Bars
255 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
Bar ... More
 
 
 
The Cedar Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
235 Upper Street, Islington, N1 | On Upper Street
Forever changing its face, after a fleeting incarnation as Lush Bar, we now have the Cedar Room at the northern limit of Upper Street. The proprietors ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Upper Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Upper Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
Estorick Collection
London > Business > Venue Hire
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
Canonbury Academy
London > Business > Venue Hire
6 Canonbury Place, Islington, N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
 

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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Upper Street

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In The Heights
Theatre | Until 30th October 2016 

King's Cross Theatre 1.4 miles from Upper Street

The Tony Award-winning musical with music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda and a book by Quiara Alegria Hudes, which chronicles ...More

Sculpture in the Garden
Exhibitions | Until 9th July 2016 

Pangolin London 1.5 miles from Upper Street

The gallery space is transformed into a formal garden, including trees and water features....More

Gang Of Youths
Concerts | Until 24th May 2016 

Electrowerkz 1.56 miles from Upper Street

Australian indie rock five-piece fronted by lead vocalist David Le'aupepe....More

Shojo Manga: The World of Japanese Girls' Comics
Exhibitions | Until 12th June 2016 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Upper Street

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The Comedy Grotto With James Acaster
Comedy | On 24th May 2016 

The Star Of Kings 1.67 miles from Upper Street

Comedy, Sketch....More

KStewart
Concerts | On 24th May 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Upper Street

Pop singer-songwriter, who has been acclaimed for her single Be Without You....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 24th May 2016 

Angel Comedy Club 1.81 miles from Upper Street

Award-winning MC Luke Toulson hosts a night of stand-up featuring Keith Farnan....More

Paradox
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 24th May 2016 

EGG 2.03 miles from Upper Street

Percussive underground house from Peruvian DJ Alejo Galvez, plus Grittrip....More

Boy
Theatre | Until 28th May 2016 

Almeida Theatre 2.03 miles from Upper Street

Sacha Wares directs the world premiere of Leo Butler's drama about a boy, standing at a bus stop, who is ...More

We're Going On A Bear Hunt: Little Angel Theatre (Ages 2-7)
We're Going On A Bear Hunt: Little Angel Theatre (Ages 2-7)
Theatre | Until 26th June 2016 

Little Angel Theatre 2.05 miles from Upper Street

The lovely Little Angel Theatre presents an endearing adaptation of Michael Rosen's popular children's book. For anyone with children under ...More

 
 
 
 
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