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 5 minutes to the North West.

 

LondonTown.com - Upper Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
15 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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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

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Hilton London Islington Hotel London
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £83  39% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 9 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
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel  from £59  27% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 15 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
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel  from £55  23% off
Central Street, EC1V | 21 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
Mary Poppins London
Now On
Mary Poppins
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 23rd to 29th Jan 2015
The Screen on the Green, 83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Upper Street
In Edwardian London, Mr & Mrs Banks need a new nanny for their children Jane and Michael. The young whippersnappers draft their own advert for applicants. ...More
 
 
 
Sisteray London
Today Only
Sisteray
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 7.30pm-12midnight
The Old Queen's Head, 44 Essex Road, N1 | 8 minutes from Upper Street
...More
 
 
 
The Incredible Paul F Taylor London
Today Only
The Incredible Paul F Taylor
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 8pm
Camden Head, 2 Camden Walk, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Upper Street
Quirky wit, surreal observations and flights of fancy from the 2013 New Act Of The Year Award-winning stand-up....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Upper Street

Near Upper Street
Islington Assembly Hall London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute 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
 
 
 
Almeida Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 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
 
 
 
Hen & Chickens Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 5 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
 
 
 
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 | 5 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 | 14 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
Gill Wing Cookshop London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | On 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 | On 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
 
 
 
Twentytwentyone London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ...More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Upper Street

What are the best dining options near Upper Street London?
Gem London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gem
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
265 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
...More
 
 
 
Ziloufs London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ziloufs
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
270 Upper Street, N12UQ | On Upper Street
Pan-Asian Cuisine...More
 
 
 
House of Wolf London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
House of Wolf
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
181 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
From Friday 5th October, an old Victorian music hall on Islington's Upper Street reopens as a series of monthly pop-up guest chef residencies. Mixing ...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 | 15 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
 
 
 
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 24 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
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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 | 18 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
 
 
 
London Fencing Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 23 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
 
 
 
Spa Fields Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, EC1R | 23 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Upper Street

The best pubs near London Upper Street.
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ...More
 
 
 
The Drapers Arms London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 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
 
 
 
Marquess Tavern London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, , N1 | 6 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 BEST

Nightlife near Upper Street

Upper Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Pisco Embassy London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, N1 | 2 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
 
 
 
Hoxley & Porter London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 3 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 | 8 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
 
 
 
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 | 5 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 | 10 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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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Upper Street

Upper Street, Uper Street, Uper Stret
 
 

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Smokers At The Scene Of A Crime & Cocktail Hour
Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 5 minutes walk from Upper Street

An exciting new set of two-handers from Julia Armfield. Powerful in their simplicity and drawing on her abilities as an ...More

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

The Little Angel Theatre 5 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

 
The Diary of a Nobody
The Diary of a Nobody
Theatre | Until 14th February 2015 

The King's Head 6 minutes walk from Upper Street

After a sell-out success last summer, Rough Haired Pointer Theatre Company presents Mary Franklin's inventive adaptation of George and Weedon ...More

 
Sisteray
Concerts | On 27th January 2015 

The Old Queen's Head 8 minutes walk from Upper Street

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The Incredible Paul F Taylor
Comedy | On 27th January 2015 

Camden Head 9 minutes walk from Upper Street

Quirky wit, surreal observations and flights of fancy from the 2013 New Act Of The Year Award-winning stand-up....More

The Masque
Exhibitions | Until 14th February 2015 

Sesame Gallery 11 minutes walk from Upper Street

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The Liz And Dick Show
Theatre | Until 31st January 2015 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 15 minutes walk from Upper Street

Production based on real-life couple Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, with Lydia Poole playing Taylor and Ken McConnell playing Burton, ...More

Natalie Pras
Concerts | On 27th January 2015 

The Lexington 16 minutes walk from Upper Street

A performance by the Cleveland-born singer-songwriter....More

Paradox
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 27th January 2015 

EGG 17 minutes walk from Upper Street

Deep house and techno from Nuno_G, NDR and Sergio Litrico....More

Katy Moran
Exhibitions | Until 8th March 2015 

Parasol Unit 18 minutes walk from Upper Street

Contemporary paintings showcasing the artist's practice over the past ten years....More

 

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London 2015: Small Museums
London 2015: Small Museums

Waterloo, forensics, cartoons and plants are among the varied subjects that will feature in exhibitions in London's small, specialist museums ...More

 
May in London 2015
May in London 2015

Bend It Like Beckham goes from screen to London stage in May 2015, just one of the LondonTown top ...More

 
Gay Down With Dating
Seasonal | On 12th February 2015 

The Vauxhall Griffin

After the success of their original Down With Dating event, Feeling Gloomy now present their inaugural gay event. Taking place ...More

Shoe Kangaroo And The Big Bad Boot: Garlic Theatre (Ages 4-7)
Shoe Kangaroo And The Big Bad Boot: Garlic Theatre (Ages 4-7)
Theatre | On 14th February 2015 

Lyric Hammersmith

Meet the wondrous, magical Shoe Kangaroo on the island of lost shoes as Garlic Theatre takes children aged 4 to ...More

 
Harry Potter Animal Actors: Hedwig and Crookshanks
Kids Events | 13th February 2015 - 25th February 2015 

Warner Bros Studio Tour London

This half-term a menagerie of animals - owls, cats and a toad - will return to the Harry Potter sets ...More

RHS Chelsea Flower Show
RHS Chelsea Flower Show
Exhibitions | 19th May 2015 - 23rd May 2015 

Royal Hospital Chelsea

Held in the grounds of the Chelsea Royal Hospital since 1913, the Chelsea Flower Show, is the finest of the ...More

 
Artful Badger's Love & Lightning Valentine's Ball
Exhibitions | 13th February 2015 - 14th February 2015 

The Vaults, Arch 233

After the success of the Arts of Hearts Ball in 2014, the Artful Badger collective once again present a Valentine's ...More

Z Shoreditch
Opened January 2015 

Z Hotels, the boutique-budget hotel group which offers out-of-town prices in city central locations in London, Liverpool and Glasgow opens ...More

Duck & Rice
Opened End of January 2015 

Hakkasan and Wagamama founder Alan Yau opens 'Chinese gastropub' Duck & Rice on the Soho street famous ...More

The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
Opened Mid-January 2015 

Situated in the basement below Central & Co, on Great Marlborough Street, The Cocktail Trading Co Development Bar & Table, ...More

 
 
 
 
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