Upper Street  

 
 
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Upper Street, Islington, London 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 Angel Tube Station which is about 2 minutes to the South West.

Upper Street is in the London area of Islington.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
King's Cross Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
5 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  34% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 3 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 £77  36% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 5 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 £58  32% off
Central Street, EC1V | 11 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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SoundWaves Music Competition: The Live Audition Fest
London > Events > Music  Dates: Sunday 26th May 2019 - 11am
Upper Street, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
Shortlisted bands and singers from across London compete to move closer to the first prize of a UK tour and the opportunity to perform on a ...More
 
 
 
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The Thumping Tommys
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 26th May 2019 - 5pm
Upper Street, 44 Essex Road, N1 | 4 minutes from Upper Street
The London-based quartet performs a mixture of Irish and American folk in an English style....More
 
 
 
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The Worst Little Warehouse In London
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 25th May 2019 at 5.15pm and 9.15pm & Sunday 26th May 2019 at 5.15pm
Upper Street, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
Sarah Redmond directs a fringe, cabaret-style musical comedy about 12 people living under the same roof in a converted warehouse in North London....More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
London > Entertainment >
10-14 White Lion Street, Angel, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
Bringing the fantasies of many ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Upper Street
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Upper Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Upper Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 3 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Building
London > Attractions > Sights
407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from Upper 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
The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 7 minutes from Upper Street
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Upper Street

The best shops and markets near Upper Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Camden Passage
London > Shopping > Markets
Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
Hidden down a cobble-stoned Angel backstreet a whimsical collection of odds and ends have been gathered together on a selection of market stalls (not to be ... More
 
 
 
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Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
'Loop' is a gorgeous shop to do with all things knit. A huge selection of exquisite yarns from around the world as well as haberdashery, vintage ... More
 
 
 
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Paul A Young Fine Chocolates
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
33 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
Before he was a full-time chocolatier, Paul A Young was patissier for Marco Pierre White. The drama and perfectionism demanded by a Michelin-starred restaurant are both ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Upper Street

What are the best dining options near Upper Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thai Square - Islington
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
347 - 349 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | On Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
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Oldroyd
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
344 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | On Upper Street
After five years as chef director at Russell Norman's Polpo restaurant group, Tom Oldroyd presents his first solo venture, Oldroyd, a small neighbourhood restaurant on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tinderbox
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
21 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
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Education near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
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Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 12 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 12 minutes from Upper Street
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
 
 
 
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London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 15 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
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Leisure near Upper Street

Upper Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from Upper 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 Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 14 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 14 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Upper Street

The best pubs near London Upper Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Upper Street
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Upper Street

Upper Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
 
 
 
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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
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 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
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 13 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
 

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SoundWaves Music Competition: The Live Audition Fest
Music | On 26th May 2019 

O2 Academy Islington 1 minute walk from Upper Street

Shortlisted bands and singers from across London compete to move closer to the first prize of a UK tour and ...More

Chef'Special
Concerts | On 26th May 2019 

O2 Academy Islington 1 minute walk from Upper Street

Indie-pop quintet from Haarlem, Netherlands....More

Afro Hair & Beauty Live 2019
Kids Events | Until 27th May 2019 

Business Design Centre 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

Community & Lifestyle, Family Event....More

Angel Comedy RAW
Comedy | On 26th May 2019 

Angel Comedy Club 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

A night for first-timers and experienced acts to try out new material and receive supportive criticism from the audience....More

The Thumping Tommys
Concerts | On 26th May 2019 

The Old Queen's Head 4 minutes walk from Upper Street

The London-based quartet performs a mixture of Irish and American folk in an English style....More

This Island's Mine
Theatre | Until 8th June 2019 

The King's Head 5 minutes walk from Upper Street

Philip Wilson directs Philip Osment's landmark drama set in a still virulently homophobic 1980s Britain....More

The Worst Little Warehouse In London
Theatre | Until 26th May 2019 

The King's Head 5 minutes walk from Upper Street

Sarah Redmond directs a fringe, cabaret-style musical comedy about 12 people living under the same roof in a converted warehouse ...More

Coral Browne: This F***ing Lady!
Theatre | Until 3rd June 2019 

The King's Head 5 minutes walk from Upper Street

Amanda Muggleton stars in Maureen Sherlock's one-woman drama which tells the story of the bold-living actress, whose lovers included Paul ...More

Band Of Holy Joy
Concerts | On 26th May 2019 

The Lexington 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

The post-punk six-piece, consisting of drums, bass, guitar, visuals, a 1960s organ and vocals, performs in aid of Hope Not ...More

Suffrajitsu
Theatre | Until 13th July 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

The children's show tells the story of mill girl, suffragette and jiu jitsu enthusiast Annie....More

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