The Grand Union

 
 

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53-79 Highgate Road, NW5 1TL
 
 
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Mon to Thu 12noon-11pm, Fri & Sat 12noon-12midnight, Sun 12noon-10.30pm
 

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The Grand UnionThere are several pubs dotted around town all called The Grand Union - and all of them owned by the same group, Canyon Entertainment Ltd. - set up by Adam Marshall and Adam Saword. Their six London sites are: Camden, Brixton, Twickenham, Islington, Kentish Town and Kennington. Each serves up a reliable formula of burgers and salads, beers and cocktails, in a comfy sofa-surrounded setting. The original Grand Union at 102-104 Camden Road backs onto the Grand Union Canal - hence the name, adopted by the other three bars.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Kentish Town Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Tufnell Park Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Gospel Oak Overground Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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