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The JunctionA few seconds from the Highbury and Islington rail and tube stops, The Junction is a favourite bar-restaurant of North London locals, blending convenience with quality. A warm welcome awaits every guest to The Junction, the staff keenly creating a comfortable atmosphere where you'll feel right at home whether popping in for a cheeky lunchtime pint, spending hours chilling out with friends or treating yourself to a spot of dinner and cocktails. The Junction's interior is unpretentious and clean, with sturdy wooden furniture and earthy colour-scheme and a selection of seating from laid back settees to more formal chairs and tables. At the bar you'll be faced with a quandary - do you indulge in one of The Junction's classic cocktails, sample the worldwide beers or choose from the range of affordable wines. Equally extensive is the food menu, which includes a host of stone baked pizzas, delicious burgers and lighter salads, sharing platters, nibbles and wraps.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Holloway Road Tube Station
13 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Canonbury Overground Station
8 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Elia Mews Car Park
20 minutes walk
Macclesfield Road NCP
24 minutes walk

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £92† 23% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from The Junction
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 £73† 27% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 20 minutes from The Junction
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 £53† 32% off
Central Street, EC1V | 25 minutes from The Junction
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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The Albion
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
10 Thornhill Road, Barnsbury, , Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from The Junction
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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The Highbury Barn
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
26 Highbury Park, N5 | 13 minutes from The Junction
The Highbury Barn is an iconic London pub presenting wonderful homemade British classics made with fresh, award-winning produce. A traditional neighbourhood pub, the menu reveals signature dishes ... More
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North Star
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
188-190 New North Road, Islington, London N1 | 14 minutes from The Junction
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Firezza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
276 St Paul's Road, Islington, N1 | 1 minute from The Junction
Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away.... More
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Trullo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
300-302 St Paul's Road, N1 | 1 minute from The Junction
A superb addition to the Islington eating scene is Trullo, a homely neighbourhood Italian in Highbury in the mould of the River Café (but thankfully not ... More
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LeCoq
London > Restaurants >
292-294 St Paul's Road, N1 | 1 minute from The Junction
Sisters Ana and Sanja Morris have twenty years of restaurant experience between them: Sanja co-founded Salt Yard Group and Ana ... More
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Wolves In The Throne Room
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Saturday 23rd June 2018 - 7pm
The Junction, 20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 2 minutes from The Junction
The trio, formed in 2003 in Olympia, Washington by brothers Aaron and Nathan Weaver, perform their original black metal material....More
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The Sans Soucis Experience
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Saturday 23rd June 2018 - 12noon
The Junction, Compton Terrace, N1 | 3 minutes from The Junction
The collective from London performs its original soul material. Alisha Sufit and Malin Andersson support....More
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Rationalism On Set: Glamour And Modernity In 1930s Italian Cinema
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 18th April to 24th June 2018 - Various Times
The Junction, 39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 3 minutes from The Junction
An exploration of a period of Italian cinematic history using photographs, sketches and film clips sourced from the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia (Rome), the Cineteca Nazionale ...More
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Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 1 minute from The Junction
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ... More
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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 2 minutes from The Junction
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
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Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from The Junction
Opened in 1930, Islington Assembly Hall, the headquarters of the Borough of Islington, was extensively refurbished in 2010 by Islington Council to become a live music ... More
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Junction
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 3 minutes from The Junction
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from The Junction
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 | 11 minutes from The Junction
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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Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from The Junction
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ... More
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Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from The Junction
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ... More
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Twentytwentyone
London > Shopping > House and Garden
274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from The Junction
This interior designer's delight opened in 1996, specialising in items that add a touch of city living chic to the home. Vintage and contemporary furniture and ... More
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 12 minutes from The Junction
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 23 minutes from The Junction
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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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 23 minutes from The Junction
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 15 minutes from The Junction
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
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Pancras Square Leisure
London > Leisure >
5 Pancras Square, King's Cross, London N1C | 21 minutes from The Junction
Located in the heart of Kings Cross, Pancras Square Leisure centre offers a 25 metre swimming pool, smaller teaching pool, two exercise studios with over 25 ... More
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Skip Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Tapper Walk, King's Cross, London N1C | 22 minutes from The Junction
A mobile allotment on the King's Cross development site, The Skip Garden puts construction workers' big bins to green use. Built on one of the largest ... More
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 6 minutes from The Junction
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
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Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 7 minutes from The Junction
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
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The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from The Junction
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ... More
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from The Junction
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from The Junction
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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Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 12 minutes from The Junction
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... More
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 4 minutes from The Junction
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from The Junction
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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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from The Junction
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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Wolves In The Throne Room
Concerts | On 23rd June 2018 

The Garage 2 minutes walk from The Junction

The trio, formed in 2003 in Olympia, Washington by brothers Aaron and Nathan Weaver, perform their original black metal material....More

The Sans Soucis Experience
Concerts | On 23rd June 2018 

Union Chapel 3 minutes walk from The Junction

The collective from London performs its original soul material. Alisha Sufit and Malin Andersson support....More

Permanent Collection
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2018 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 3 minutes walk from The Junction

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Rationalism On Set: Glamour And Modernity In 1930s Italian Cinema
Exhibitions | Until 24th June 2018 

Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art 3 minutes walk from The Junction

An exploration of a period of Italian cinematic history using photographs, sketches and film clips sourced from the Centro Sperimentale ...More

Machinal
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Almeida Theatre 9 minutes walk from The Junction

Natalie Abrahami directs Sophie Treadwell's expressionist drama, which traces the rise and fall of a mild-mannered stenographer, who marries her ...More

Sleeping Beauty In The Wood
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Little Angel Theatre 10 minutes walk from The Junction

This adaptation of the story of Briar Rose by the Brothers Grimm, conjures a dreamlike fantasy of palaces and forests, ...More

A Square World (4-8yrs)
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Little Angel Theatre 10 minutes walk from The Junction

A story about the unfairness of being left out in a world designed for everyone else but yourself....More

The Unbuilt City
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The King's Head 11 minutes walk from The Junction

Glen Walford directs this work by Keith Bunin about a meeting between two people and a missing New York relic....More

Ghost About The House
Theatre | Until 29th June 2018 

The King's Head 11 minutes walk from The Junction

Scott Le Crass directs Matthew Campling's amusing gay play combining witty period dialogue, modern relationships and our current political uncertainty....More

Angel Comedy
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Angel Comedy Club 14 minutes walk from The Junction

Guest acts take to the stage for a night of comedy at this flagship night....More

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