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57-58 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0NY
 
 
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VivoVivo opens on 9th October 2013.

Brothers Will and Ben Thompson are behind this Italian bakery and restaurant on Upper Street in Islington. Vivo is their first venture has been inspired by their love of Italian food and the traditional gastronomia and pasticceria of Italy. The menu encouraging all day dining with choices of freshly baked ciabatta and focaccia, torte rustica (Italian savoury pies), authentic Roman pizza 'al taglio' (rectangular slices), fresh salads, speciality cheese and meat boards. Hot dishes include firm favourites like lasagne and cannelloni. Italian desserts and pastries can be accompanied by coffee - supplied by renowned Neapolitan roaster Kimbo. In look and feel the decor combines modern features with rustic earthy tones while a striking 14 metre granite counter provides the main focal point of the dining room. There's space for up to 50 covers on the ground floor with seating a mix of communal and individual tables, and an open air roof terrace with seating for 35 upstairs - ideal for al fresco dining in the warmer months.

 

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5 minutes walk
 
 
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Canonbury Overground Station
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  31% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
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 £69  31% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Vivo
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 £59  41% off
Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from Vivo
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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La Forchetta
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
73 Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Vivo
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Pizzeria Oregano
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
19 St Alban's Place, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
335 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
 
 
 
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Radicals and Victuallers
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
59 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Vivo
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Five Guys, Islington
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
71 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Vivo
After opening in Covent Garden in summer 2013, Five Guys have opened a number of branches across London, including this outlet in Islington. The trendy US ... More
 
 
 
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Masala Zone
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
80 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
Spice up the end of summer with a trip to the Islington branch of this highly respected modern Indian. Authenticity is at the core of this ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Head, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from Vivo
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Angel Comedy Club
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The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
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
 
 
 
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The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Vivo
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
 
 
 
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The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Vivo
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
 
 
 
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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 Vivo
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The Enchanted Christmas House
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2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 5 minutes from Vivo
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The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Vivo
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Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
'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 Vivo
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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Felix and Lilys
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
3 Camden Passage, Islington, London N18EA | 1 minute from Vivo
This gorgeous baby boutique in Camden Passage, Islington, offers a stylish combination of everything a mother needs - or wants. Felix and Lily's predominantly stocks children ... More
 
 
 
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Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Vivo
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Islington Education Service, Laycock Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Vivo
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35 Britannia Row, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Vivo
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Islington Green, 27 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
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N1 | 1 minute from Vivo
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The Old Queen's Head
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44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Vivo
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The Crown
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116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Vivo
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Duke of Cambridge
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30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Vivo
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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Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Vivo
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
 
 
 
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Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Vivo
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
 
 
 
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Vivo
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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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Vivo
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
 
 
 
British Red Cross Society Camden and Islington Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
5 Aztec Row, Berners Road, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Vivo
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Little Angel Theatre
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14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Vivo
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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The Foundling Museum 17 minutes walk from Vivo

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The Harrison 20 minutes walk from Vivo

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Exhibitions | Until 30th July 2016 

Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street 24 minutes walk from Vivo

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Theatre | Until 30th October 2016 

King's Cross Railway Station 25 minutes walk from Vivo

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Dance | Until 1st June 2016 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from Vivo

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Concerts | On 31st May 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Vivo

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Theatre | Until 25th June 2016 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 1.49 miles from Vivo

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