Cuba Libre  

 
 
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72 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 0NY
 
 
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Cuban cuisine

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Functions/Features:
Tables on patio
Occasional live entertainment

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
19 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
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 £85  39% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
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 £84  30% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 £48  42% off
Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from Cuba Libre
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
 
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rodizio Rico
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
77 - 78 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
Rodizio Rico now operate two of these South American-style 'churrascarias', in Notting Hill and Upper Street. They are ambassadors for this hugely enjoyable cuisine to both ... More
 
 
 
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
324 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Cuba Libre
Portuguese cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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Tierra Peru
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
164 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from Cuba Libre
South American Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Dining near Cuba Libre

Near Cuba Libre
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La Forchetta
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
73 Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Cuba Libre
... More
 
 
 
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Vivo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
57-58 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Cuba Libre
Vivo 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 ... More
 
 
 
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Radicals and Victuallers
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
59 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Cuba Libre
Serving up an unusual selection of burgers - filled with fried egg and peanut butter, or Nik Naks and pastrami - as well as other US ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Cuba Libre

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Barry Ferns & Friends
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Tuesday 25th July 2017 - 8pm
Cuba Libre, The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
MC Barry Ferns invites favourite comics to perform longer sets....More
 
 
 
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A Strange New Space
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th, 25th and 26th July 2017 at 11am and 2pm
Cuba Libre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
A one-woman show without words melding physical theatre with puppetry and original music....More
 
 
 
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Now On
Ink
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th June to 5th August 2017
Cuba Libre, Almeida Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
Rupert Goold directs the world premiere staging of James Graham's drama set in late 1960s Fleet Street, where a young and ambitious Rupert Murdoch embarks on ...More
 
 
 
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Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Cuba Libre
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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Sights and Attractions near Cuba Libre

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Cuba Libre
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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 Cuba Libre
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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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre

The best shops and markets near Cuba Libre
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Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ... More
 
 
 
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Loop
London > Shopping > Specialists
15 Camden Passage, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Cuba Libre
'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 Cuba Libre
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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Education near Cuba Libre

Near Cuba Libre
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 13 minutes from Cuba Libre
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
 
 
 
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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 14 minutes from Cuba Libre
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
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 17 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre

Cuba Libre 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 | 14 minutes from Cuba Libre
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
 
 
 
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 15 minutes from Cuba Libre
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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London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 15 minutes from Cuba Libre
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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Pubs near Cuba Libre

The best pubs near London Cuba Libre.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Cuba Libre
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
 
 
 
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre

Cuba Libre 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 | Same location as Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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 Cuba Libre
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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Meeting venue hire near Cuba Libre

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Cuba Libre.
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Cuba Libre
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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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Cuba Libre
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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Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 9 minutes from Cuba Libre
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Barry Ferns & Friends
Comedy | On 25th July 2017 

Angel Comedy Club 1 minute walk from Cuba Libre

MC Barry Ferns invites favourite comics to perform longer sets....More

Coming Clean
Theatre | Until 26th August 2017 

The King's Head 3 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

Kevin Elyot's landmark drama questions the nature of fidelity and the limits of love....More

Ink
Ink
Theatre | Until 5th August 2017 

Almeida Theatre 5 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

Rupert Goold directs the world premiere staging of James Graham's drama set in late 1960s Fleet Street, where a young ...More

 
A Strange New Space
Theatre | Until 26th July 2017 

Little Angel Theatre 5 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

A one-woman show without words melding physical theatre with puppetry and original music....More

Tanguera
Dance | Until 6th August 2017 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 9 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

Latin dance telling a passionate tale of unrequited love in which Argentinian port worker Lorenzo meets Giselle, a young French ...More

Monique Frydman
Exhibitions | Until 12th August 2017 

Parasol Unit 11 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

Exhibitions & Art, Painting....More

Alice Neel: Uptown
Exhibitions | Until 29th July 2017 

Victoria Miro 11 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

Paintings by the artist in an exhibition which focuses on a five decade period in which the artist lived and ...More

Isaac Julien: "I Dream A World" Looking For Langston
Exhibitions | Until 29th July 2017 

Victoria Miro 11 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

Large-scale and silver gelatin photographic works and archival material inspired by Julien's seminal work....More

Common And Kind: International Collaborative Fundraiser
Exhibitions | On 25th July 2017 

Union Chapel 11 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

The international group performs in aid of Musicians without Borders, Music Action International and Amnesty International....More

Bad Men
Theatre | Until 25th July 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 14 minutes walk from Cuba Libre

The work by My Mate Dave, asks what does it mean to be a modern man...More

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