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 & Islington Tube 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
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Upper Street on LondonTown.com

 
Petal Power

Angel Flowers 60 Upper Street, N1 0NY The fact that 'Tatler' recognised this florist as one of the top five in London shows what type of clientele...

 
 
Single Scene

Anti Valentine's Day: Fatal Attraction The Screen on the Green, N1 0NP 14th February 2012 Want some tips on how NOT to get a guy this Valentine's, then...

 
 
January in London 2012

London Art Fair 2012 Business Design Centre, N1 0QH 18th January 2012 - 22nd January 2012 Now in its 24th year, the London Art Fair at the Business...

 
 
March in London 2012

Country Living Magazine Spring Fair Business Design Centre, N1 0QH 21st March 2012 - 25th March 2012 As daffodils and snowdrops push through the ground, Spring takes charge...

 
 
May in London 2012

Kapow! Comic Convention Business Design Centre, N1 0QH 19th May 2012 - 20th May 2012 The success of the famous San Diego Comic Con has been transferred...

 
 
London Events 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.

 
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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  25% 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 £70  36% 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 £55  32% 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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    Events near Upper Street

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    London Tango Festival
    London > Events > Dance  Dates: 2nd, 3rd and 4th May 2015 - 11am
    Unity Unitarian Church, 277A Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from Upper Street
    The very first Che London Tango Festival features exclusive classes with the very best teachers Argentine tango has to offer - including the world champions for ...More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Now On
    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th April to 9th May 2015
    The King's Head, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 9 minutes from Upper Street
    Alison Skilbeck's one-woman show explores the public and hidden life of one of the most extraordinary women of the 20th century, a woman beset by deep ...More
     
     
     
    Today Only
    May The 4th Be With You
    London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Monday 4th May 2015 - 3pm-12noon
    The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Upper Street
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    Entertainment near Upper Street

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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Almeida Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Upper Street
    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
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Upper Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Upper Street
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    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
     
     
     
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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
    14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Upper Street
    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
     
     
     
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    The Islington Metal Works
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 17 minutes from Upper 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 Upper Street

    The best shops and markets near Upper Street
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    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
     
     
     
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    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?
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    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
    Gem
    London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
    265 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
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    Education near Upper Street

    Near Upper Street
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    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 12 minutes from Upper Street
    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
     
     
     
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    Connexions Careers Centre
    London > Education > Careers Services
    27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 25 minutes from Upper 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
     
     
     
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    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 28 minutes from Upper 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
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Upper Street

    Upper Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Pancras Square Leisure
    London > Leisure >
    5 Pancras Square, N1C | 19 minutes from Upper Street
    Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    King's Cross Pond Club
    London > Leisure >
    Lewis Cubitt Park, N1C | 22 minutes from Upper Street
    Take a dip... in the middle of a construction site. The King's Cross Pond Club, a 40 metre long natural bathing pond, sits right in the ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Dalston Lane, E8 | 25 minutes from Upper Street
    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 Upper Street

    The best pubs near London Upper Street.
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    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
    Marquess Tavern
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 7 minutes from Upper Street
    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 Drapers Arms
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Upper Street
    Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Upper Street

    Upper Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, 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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Upper Street
    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
    Colebrookes
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from Upper Street
    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 Upper Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Upper Street.
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    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
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    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Upper Street
    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
    Business Design Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 13 minutes from Upper 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
     
     
     
     

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    Carmen Disruption
    Carmen Disruption
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Almeida Theatre 8 minutes walk from Upper Street

    Part of a series of plays at the Almeida that look at materialism, money and what we value, Carmen Disruption ...More

     
    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Mrs Roosevelt Flies to London
    Theatre | Until 9th May 2015 

    The King's Head 9 minutes walk from Upper Street

    Alison Skilbeck's one-woman show explores the public and hidden life of one of the most extraordinary women of the 20th ...More

     
    May The 4th Be With You
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 4th May 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 11 minutes walk from Upper Street

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    Ward And Whites Funhaus
    Comedy | On 4th May 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 11 minutes walk from Upper Street

    Danielle Ward and Martin White present their bi-monthly new material and musical shenanigans night, with other comics joining them for ...More

    Second City
    Comedy | Until 15th May 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 12 minutes walk from Upper Street

    For a limited two-week run at the beginning on May, UK comedy performers will get the chance to take part ...More

    Angel Comedy
    Comedy | Until 25th May 2015 

    Angel Comedy Club 12 minutes walk from Upper Street

    Improvisational humour from Shoot From The Hip....More

    Douglas Dare
    Concerts | On 4th May 2015 

    The Lexington 19 minutes walk from Upper Street

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    Breakin' Convention
    Breakin' Convention
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 4th May 2015 

    Sadler's Wells Theatre 21 minutes walk from Upper Street

    This annual four-day international festival of hip hop and dance theatre, curated by Sadler's Wells associate artist Jonzi D, is ...More

     
    Duotone
    Concerts | On 4th May 2015 

    Servant Jazz Quarters 23 minutes walk from Upper Street

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    Russell Brand: Trew Musings
    Exhibitions | Until 1st June 2015 

    The Proud Archivist 23 minutes walk from Upper Street

    Readings, musings and talks of the unexpected....More

     
     
     
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