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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £84  27% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from S&M Cafe
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 £91  29% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 9 minutes from S&M Cafe
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 £47  27% off
Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from S&M Cafe
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
Wenlock & Essex
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
18-26 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | Same location as S&M Cafe
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
James Cochran N1
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
Angel Central, 21 Parkfield Street, N1 | 5 minutes from S&M Cafe
James Cochran spent five years at the renowned twice Michelin starred The Ledbury before setting up under his own name. This restaurant in Angel Central is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Albion
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
10 Thornhill Road, Barnsbury, , Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from S&M Cafe
Renowned for its delicious whole roast suckling pig and delightful rear bear garden, The Albion has become something of an Islington institution. Located on a small ... More
 
 
 
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Meat People
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
4-6 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | Same location as S&M Cafe
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Giraffe
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
29-31 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from S&M Cafe
The family friendly Giraffe restaurants really appeal to their target audience: kids. But that doesn't mean adults won't enjoy their bright colours ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
69 Colebrooke Row
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from S&M Cafe
Welcome to the Bar With No Name. This intimate bar isn't your typical speakeasy, lacking exposed brickwork, candlelit tables and vintage furniture, it is actually just ... More
 
 
 
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Outlaws To In-Laws
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th to 23rd Sep 2017 - Various Times
S&M Cafe, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from S&M Cafe
Seven leading gay writers join forces to tell stories of homosexuality over seven decades with short works by Topher Campbell, Matt Harris, Jonathan Harvey, Jonathan Kemp, ...More
 
 
 
Now On
Gypsy Queen
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th, 21st, 22nd and 23rd Sep 2017 - 9.30pm
S&M Cafe, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from S&M Cafe
Hope Theatre Company's play tells the story of a bare-knuckle fighter and traveller, who falls for a fellow boxer, written by Rob Ward....More
 
 
 
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The Elasticated Waste Band
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 21st September 2017 - 8pm-11.59pm
S&M Cafe, 59 Upper Street, N1 | 3 minutes from S&M Cafe
...More
 
 
 
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The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from S&M Cafe
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from S&M Cafe
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 King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from S&M Cafe
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 best museums, galleries, attractions near S&M Cafe
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 2 minutes from S&M Cafe
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from S&M Cafe
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 Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 7 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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The best shops and markets near S&M Cafe
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Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from S&M Cafe
The flagship store of this art mini-chain stocks something for everyone from the eager beginnner to the consumate expert - water colours, oils, drawing and much ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from S&M Cafe
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 16 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 16 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 15 minutes from S&M Cafe
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 | 16 minutes from S&M Cafe
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 16 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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The best pubs near London S&M Cafe.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | Same location as S&M Cafe
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
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from S&M Cafe
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from S&M Cafe
Islington gastropub on Liverpool Road, where chef John O’Riordan (ex head chef of critically acclaimed Samphire) heads up the kitchen. Informal dining in a relaxed ... More
 
 
 
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S&M Cafe clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from S&M Cafe
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from S&M Cafe
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
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from S&M Cafe
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
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from S&M Cafe
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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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 9 minutes from S&M Cafe
... More
 
 
 
 

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Angel Comedy RAW
Comedy | On 21st September 2017 

Angel Comedy Club 2 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Stars and experienced acts trying new material and some acts trying stand up for the first time....More

Gypsy Queen
Theatre | Until 23rd September 2017 

The King's Head 2 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Hope Theatre Company's play tells the story of a bare-knuckle fighter and traveller, who falls for a fellow boxer, written ...More

Outlaws To In-Laws
Theatre | Until 23rd September 2017 

The King's Head 2 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Seven leading gay writers join forces to tell stories of homosexuality over seven decades with short works by Topher Campbell, ...More

The Elasticated Waste Band
Concerts | On 21st September 2017 

Radicals and Victuallers 3 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

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Zeraffa Giraffa
Theatre | Until 4th November 2017 

Little Angel Theatre 3 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

An emotionally engaging tale that explores what it is like to be different adapted by Sabrina Mahfouz....More

Against
Against
Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Almeida Theatre 4 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Ben Whishaw, who has appeared as Q in the Bond films, in London Spy and The Hour and who won ...More

 
Jaret Reddick
Concerts | On 21st September 2017 

Islington Assembly Hall 7 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Punk-rock from the Bowling For Soup frontman, sharing songs and stories about the band as well as side projects from ...More

Talk Radio
Theatre | Until 23rd September 2017 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 8 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Thirty years after its inaugural production in New York, Eric Bogosian's Pulitzer Prize-nominated Talk Radio comes to the Old Red ...More

Arte Povera
Exhibitions | Until 17th December 2017 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 10 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Fifty years after the first Arte Povera show, this exhibition looks at how it has informed the work of several ...More

Permanent Collection
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2017 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 10 minutes walk from S&m Cafe

Paintings by futurist and figurative artists including Giacomo Balla, Umberto Boccioni, Carlo Carra, Gino Severini, Luigi Russolo and Ardengo Soffici, ...More

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