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Essex Road Railway Station  

 
 
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Islington, Islington, London N1 2SU
 
 

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Angel Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
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Canonbury Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  36% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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  35% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 16 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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  36% off
Central Street, EC1V | 18 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Essex Road Railway Station

Nearest to Essex Road Railway Station
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Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 2.7 miles from Essex Road Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
 
 
 
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King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 25 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
 
 
 
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St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 28 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ... More
 
 
 
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Travel near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
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Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 2.1 miles from Essex Road Railway Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
 
 
 
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Whitechapel Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
277 Whitechapel Road, Tower Hamlets, London E1 | 2.2 miles from Essex Road Railway Station
Whitechapel Tube station is located within Zone 2 on the District and Hammersmith & City lines. When Crossrail comes in 2018 the station will have a ... More
 
 
 
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Liverpool Street Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 34 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
Now On
Billy Bragg
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 21st, 22nd and 23rd November 2019 - 7pm
Essex Road Railway Station, Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
The British musician blends folk and punk as he performs material of a political and romantic nature....More
 
 
 
Now On
A Prayer For Wings
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th, 21st, 22nd and 23rd Nov 2019 - 7pm
Essex Road Railway Station, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Sean Mathias's Swansea-set drama tells the story of Rita, who cares for her disabled mother without much social or emotional support. Starring Llinos Daniel, Alis Wyn ...More
 
 
 
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Show Of Hands
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 22nd November 2019 - 7pm
Essex Road Railway Station, Compton Terrace, N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Award-winning artists Steve Knightley, Phil Beer and Miranda Sykes perform folk and roots music joined by master percussionist Cormac Byrne....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
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Little Angel Studios
London > Entertainment > Theatres
1 Sebbon Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Just a few minutes walk from the Little Angel Theatre on Dagmar Passage, Little Angel Studios offer three studio spaces ... More
 
 
 
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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
 
 
 
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Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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Sights and Attractions near Essex Road Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Essex Road Railway Station
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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Shopping near Essex Road Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Essex Road Railway Station
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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Aria
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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Restaurants near Essex Road Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Essex Road Railway Station London?
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Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Essex Road Railway Station
South American Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Smokehouse
London > Restaurants >
63-69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Fire cooked meats are the main attraction of the Islington Smokehouse, a well regarded restaurant from Neil Rankin, former head chef at Pitt Cue, and Noble ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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
 
 
 
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Education near Essex Road Railway Station

Near Essex Road Railway Station
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 20 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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 > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 20 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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 | 21 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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 Essex Road Railway Station

Essex Road Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 16 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
 
 
 
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Plonk Crazy Golf Hoxton
London > Leisure > Golf
177 Hoxton Street, N1 | 18 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Created by a troop of film industry set designers, Plonk Crazy Golf has placed a series of seven mini courses around the capital. ... More
 
 
 
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 19 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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
 
 
 
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Pubs near Essex Road Railway Station

The best pubs near London Essex Road Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 3 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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
 
 
 
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The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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 Baring
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Essex Road Railway Station

Essex Road Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
 
 
 
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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
 
 
 
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Essex Road Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Essex Road Railway Station.
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 Essex Road Railway Station
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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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road Railway Station
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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The Pixie And The Pudding: Little Angel Theatre (Ages 4-11)
Theatre | Until 2nd February 2020 

Little Angel Theatre 5 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

A children's musical based on Scandinavian folklore....More

Umberto Boccioni: Recreating the Lost Sculptures
Umberto Boccioni: Recreating the Lost Sculptures
Exhibitions | Until 22nd December 2019 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 5 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

The Estorick Collection provides the chance to witness the extraordinary sculptural talent of Futurist artist Umberto Boccioni in its new ...More

 
Show Of Hands
Concerts | On 22nd November 2019 

Union Chapel 7 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Award-winning artists Steve Knightley, Phil Beer and Miranda Sykes perform folk and roots music joined by master percussionist Cormac Byrne....More

Angel Comedy
Comedy | On 22nd November 2019 

Angel Comedy Club 9 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Guest acts take to the stage for a night of comedy at this flagship night....More

Die Krupps
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The Garage 10 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

German industrial metal outfit formed in 1980 by Jurgan Engler and Bernward Malaka....More

Berlin
Music | On 22nd November 2019 

O2 Academy Islington 12 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

The American new wave outfit celebrates 40 years with a performance of hits including Take My Breath Away....More

Acosta Danza - Evolution
Acosta Danza - Evolution
Dance | Until 23rd November 2019 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 17 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Carlos Acosta's acclaimed Cuban dance company returns for a second time to Sadler's Wells performing a mixed bill which includes ...More

 
Matt Simons
Concerts | On 22nd November 2019 

The Lexington 18 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Brooklyn-based pop singer-songwriter and pianist....More

David Murray With Paul Zauner's Blue Brass
Concerts | On 22nd November 2019 

The Vortex Jazz Club 20 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

The saxophonist, trombonist and accompanying musicians re-create a project from the late 80s....More

Summers Sons & C Tappin
Concerts | On 22nd November 2019 

Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen 21 minutes walk from Essex Road Railway Station

Jazz rappers from South London. With support from Francesca Fulmini....More

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