Upper Street

 
 
ADDRESS
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.

 

LondonTown.com - Upper Street Location Map

 
 
 
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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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's Best 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.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  21% 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 £59  24% 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
 
 
 
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £64  33% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 7 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Upper Street

Near Upper 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 | 7 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
Today Only
Hangover Lounge
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Sunday 21st December 2014 - 5pm-9pm
The Lexington, 96-98 Pentonville Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Upper Street
Residents and guests play chilled out vibes followed by rock steady, ska, popcorn and funk....More
 
 
 
Ends Today
Roman Ostia: Ancient Ruins, Modern Art
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 19th and 20th December 2014 at 11am-6pm & 21st December 2014 at 12noon-5pm
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, 39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 14 minutes from Upper Street
This fascinating exhibition brings together the art of two very different eras: stunning fragments of ancient statuary and mosaic from Ostia Antica - a large archaeological ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Upper Street
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the dinky Screen on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

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, 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
Sadler's Wells
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Upper 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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tinderbox
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
21 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sangria Spanish Tapas Bar
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
88 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 15 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 17 minutes from Upper Street
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

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, 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, 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, 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Upper Street

Upper Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 8 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

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
Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from Upper Street
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... 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
 
 
 
 

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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Upper Street

Upper Street, Uper Street, Uper Stret
 
 

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Angel Comedy
Comedy | Until 1st February 2015 

Camden Head 2 minutes walk from Upper Street

New act and material night featuring guest performers....More

Beautiful Magicians' Club
Comedy | On 21st December 2014 

The Living Room 4 minutes walk from Upper Street

...More

Edward Scissorhands
Edward Scissorhands
Dance | Until 11th January 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

Having so successfully given new interpretations to classics like Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and Nutcracker!, Matthew Bourne now brings ...More

 
The Little Match Girl
The Little Match Girl
Theatre | Until 10th January 2015 

Sadler's Wells: Lilian Baylis Theatre 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

A snowy stage sets the scene for an icy cold Christmas Eve, where the Little Match Girl paces the emptying ...More

 
Hangover Lounge
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 21st December 2014 

The Lexington 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

Residents and guests play chilled out vibes followed by rock steady, ska, popcorn and funk....More

Holy Holy: David Bowie Tribute, Philip Rambow
Music | Until 22nd December 2014 

The Lexington 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

The band plays the songs of David Bowie from 1969 to 1973....More

Woody Woodmansey's Holy Holy
Music | Until 22nd December 2014 

The Lexington 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

The band plays the songs of David Bowie from 1969 to 1973....More

Cindermouse: Little Angel Theatre
Cindermouse: Little Angel Theatre
Theatre | Until 1st February 2015 

The Little Angel Theatre 7 minutes walk from Upper Street

A host of colourful glove and rod puppet characters travel to the land of mice where hardworking little Cindermouse, the ...More

 
Carols By Candlelight
Kids Events | On 21st December 2014 

Union Chapel 13 minutes walk from Upper Street

Annual family carol service....More

Swedish Christmas
Swedish Christmas
Exhibitions | Until 21st December 2014 

Theatre Delicatessen 15 minutes walk from Upper Street

Catering for the 60,000 Swedes living in London and anyone gripped by a love of all things 'Scandi', Swedish Christmas ...More

 
 

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Christmas Events and Attractions in London
Christmas Events and Attractions in London

There's never a dull moment in London town, and this Christmas there are plenty of weird and wonderful activities ...More

 
Where to watch New Year's Eve Fireworks in London
Where to watch New Year's Eve Fireworks in London

London saw more than its fair share of drama and fireworks in 2014 and is all set to see ...More

 
A View From The Bridge
A View From The Bridge
Theatre | 11th February 2015 - 11th April 2015 

Wyndham's Theatre

Ivo Van Hove's five star Young Vic production of Arthur Miller's A View From The Bridge transfers to the Wyndham's ...More

 
Uncle Barts New Year's Eve House Party
Uncle Barts New Year's Eve House Party
Seasonal | On 31st December 2014 

Barts

This New Year Uncle Barts and his pals are hosting their fifth annual house party at Barts, the bar hidden ...More

 
Darbar Festival
Darbar Festival
Concerts | 17th September 2015 - 20th September 2015 

Southbank Centre

The Darbar Festival, now a regular fixture, returns to Southbank Centre this September for its tenth anniversary, bringing the best ...More

 
Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park
Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park
Concerts | 26th June 2015 - 4th July 2015 

Hyde Park

British Summer Time Hyde Park is back for its third summer in June 2014 with The Who, Paul Weller, Kaiser ...More

 
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2015: SelgasCano
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2015: SelgasCano
Exhibitions | Next performance 21st December 2014 

Serpentine Gallery

Spanish architects SelgasCano have been chosen to design the Serpentine Pavilion in 2015, a great honour in the ...More

 
The Queensbury Kitchen
The Queensbury Kitchen
Opened 10th December 2014 

From the team behind The Queensbury gastropub and right around the corner from it, comes The Queensbury Kitchen, a moden ...More

 
Deluxe
Deluxe
Opened 14th November 2014 

Don't tell Rudolph! They're serving smoked reindeer with pickled blackberries, mascarpone and rocket at Deluxe, a temporary restaurant in Ely's ...More

 
Dishoom King's Cross
Dishoom King's Cross
Opened 20th November 2014 

The third restaurant from the team behind Dishoom, the Bombay cafes in Shoreditch and Covent Garden, is also their largest ...More

 
 
 
 
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