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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

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Elia Mews Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Skinner Street NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  29% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from The Nags Head
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  27% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 4 minutes from The Nags Head
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  35% off
Central Street, EC1V | 12 minutes from The Nags Head
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 Gastropub nearest The Nags Head

Nearest to The Nags Head
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from The Nags Head
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 The Nags Head
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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Nightlife near The Nags Head

The Nags Head clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from The Nags Head
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from The Nags Head
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
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from The Nags Head
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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Scarlxrd
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 21st November 2019 - 7pm
The Nags Head, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 1 minute from The Nags Head
The British rapper fuses trap and heavy metal elements....More
 
 
 
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Angel Comedy RAW
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Thursday 21st November 2019 - 8pm-10pm
The Nags Head, The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, N1 | 3 minutes from The Nags Head
A night for first-timers and experienced acts to try out new material and receive supportive criticism from the audience....More
 
 
 
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The Black Feathers
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 21st November 2019 - 8pm
The Nags Head, 44 Essex Road, N1 | 5 minutes from The Nags Head
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Nags Head

Near The Nags Head
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from The Nags Head
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
London > Entertainment >
10-14 White Lion Street, Angel, N1 | 3 minutes from The Nags Head
Bringing the fantasies of many ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from The Nags Head
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
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Nags Head

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Nags Head
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The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 3 minutes from The Nags Head
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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Angel Building
London > Attractions > Sights
407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 4 minutes from The Nags Head
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
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from The Nags Head
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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Shopping near The Nags Head

The best shops and markets near The Nags Head
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from The Nags Head
'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 | 2 minutes from The Nags Head
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Felix and Lilys
London > Shopping > Children's Gifts and Toys
3 Camden Passage, Islington, London N18EA | 2 minutes from The Nags Head
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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Restaurants near The Nags Head

What are the best dining options near The Nags Head London?
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Tinderbox
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
21 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as The Nags Head
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sangria Spanish Tapas Bar
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
88 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from The Nags Head
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Starbucks
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
30 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from The Nags Head
... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Nags Head

Near The Nags Head
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 12 minutes from The Nags Head
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 12 minutes from The Nags Head
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Wine Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
Garden Floor, 6 Coldbath Square, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 15 minutes from The Nags Head
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
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Nags Head

The Nags Head gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 12 minutes from The Nags Head
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, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 14 minutes from The Nags Head
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, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 14 minutes from The Nags Head
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
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Nags Head

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Nags Head.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from The Nags Head
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
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from The Nags Head
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 13 minutes from The Nags Head
... More
 
 
 
 

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Scarlxrd
Concerts | On 21st November 2019 

O2 Academy Islington 1 minute walk from The Nags Head

The British rapper fuses trap and heavy metal elements....More

Angel Comedy RAW
Comedy | On 21st November 2019 

Angel Comedy Club 3 minutes walk from The Nags Head

A night for first-timers and experienced acts to try out new material and receive supportive criticism from the audience....More

The Black Feathers
Concerts | On 21st November 2019 

The Old Queen's Head 5 minutes walk from The Nags Head

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

Sadler's Wells Theatre 7 minutes walk from The Nags Head

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

 
Billy Bragg
Concerts | Until 23rd November 2019 

Islington Assembly Hall 10 minutes walk from The Nags Head

The British musician blends folk and punk as he performs material of a political and romantic nature....More

Ketel One Espresso Martini Garden Bar
Ketel One Espresso Martini Garden Bar
Exhibitions | Until 30th November 2019 

Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings 12 minutes walk from The Nags Head

Instagram favourite B&H Buildings just got even more photogenic. Lush botanicals, succulents and hanging houseplants have transformed the private dining ...More

 
Luna Bay
Concerts | On 21st November 2019 

Scala 13 minutes walk from The Nags Head

The indie-rock four-piece build on the success of their single Little Amsterdam....More

Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings
Concerts | On 21st November 2019 

Union Chapel 13 minutes walk from The Nags Head

The multi-award-winning Bellowhead founder leads his contemporary folk band....More

Faraj Suleiman Quintet
Concerts | On 21st November 2019 

Kings Place 14 minutes walk from The Nags Head

Palestinian composer and pianist influenced by Arabian music and eastern rhythms performs with his quintet....More

Abel Selaocoe + Bernhard Schimpelsberger
Concerts | On 21st November 2019 

Kings Place 14 minutes walk from The Nags Head

The two skilful improvisers from radically different backgrounds collaborate to perform contemporary jazz and Western classical music....More

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