Upper Street

 
 
ADDRESS
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

 
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
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...

 
 
What's on in London 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Hilton Islington Hotel London London
Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £83  29% 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
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London London
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment  from £64  36% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 20 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel London
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £66  27% 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Gold Wolf London
Today Only
Gold Wolf
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 22nd August 2014 - 7pm-10pm
Relentless Garage, 22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Indie-pop originals by the band from London. With support from Red House Glory, Warm Winters....More
 
 
 
Lady Windermere's Fan London
Now On
Lady Windermere's Fan
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 21st and 22nd August 2014 at 7pm & 23rd August 2014 at 3pm and 7pm
The King's Head, 115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Upper Street
Oscar Wilde's first major theatrical success, written in 1892, is a stylish, glittering comedy of marital misadventure and family secrets. Here set in the 1930s, Ellie ...More
 
 
 
Unplrdmnd London
Today Only
Unplrdmnd
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 22nd August 2014 - 8pm-2am
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Upper Street
Expect your finest party hits ranging from old school garage, house, hip-hop, funk, soul, rnb and beyond. UNPLRDMND will play both your favourite songs and your ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Hen & Chickens Theatre London
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
 
 
 
Almeida Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Upper Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Upper Street
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 | 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
 
 
 
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 | 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
 
 
 
The Islington Metal Works London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Upper Street

The best shops and markets near Upper Street
Gill Wing Cookshop London
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
 
 
 
Euphorium Bakery London
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
 
 
 
Aria London
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?
Firezza 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
 
 
 
Trullo London
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
 
 
 
Gem London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gem
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
265 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Jenius Social London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Connexions Careers Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Upper Street

Upper Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Pancras Square Leisure London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden London
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
 
 
 
London Fencing Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 26 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Upper Street

The best pubs near London Upper Street.
The Duchess of Kent London
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
 
 
 
Marquess Tavern London
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
 
 
 
The Drapers Arms London
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Upper Street

Upper Street 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 | 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
 
 
 
Colebrookes London
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
 
 
 
Anam London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 16 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Upper Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Upper Street.
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
...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 | 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
 
 
 
Business Design Centre London
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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Guided Missile Presents
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 22nd August 2014 

Buffalo Bar N1 1RU N1 - 0 minute walk from Upper Street

The Understudies, Wolf Girl, Model Village and Flemmings supplies rock'n'roll....More

Botheration
Comedy | Until 23rd August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

Sketches, jokes and anecdotes from Dan Green, Steph Peart and Andrew West....More

Shadows
Theatre | Until 24th August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

Professional Help Productions present this solo drama, exploring the fears that come about when you don't know what is truly ...More

Too Far Right
Theatre | Until 23rd August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

A production that asks how far can the right to freedom of speech extend before it becomes a threat to ...More

Dead In The Water: A Musical Tragicomedy
Theatre | Until 23rd August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

Balls In The Air Productions presents 1940s-set drama about a tramp who changed the course of the Second World War ...More

Foreseen
Theatre | Until 24th August 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

Dark, comic and thought-provoking new short plays, imagining possible post-apocalyptic futures, based on our current world....More

Gold Wolf
Concerts | On 22nd August 2014 

Relentless Garage 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

Indie-pop originals by the band from London. With support from Red House Glory, Warm Winters....More

The HopeFull Repertory Season
Theatre | Until 30th August 2014 

Hope & Anchor 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

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Gerardo Dottori: The Futurist View
Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2014 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 3 minutes walk from Upper Street

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Dirty Den
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st October 2014 

Albert & Pearl 3 minutes walk from Upper Street

Resident DJs spin hip hop, garage, funk and house....More

 
 
 
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