Essex Road

 
 
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Essex Road, Islington, N1
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Essex Road in Islington. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Essex Road is Essex Road Railway Station which is about 6 minutes to the South West.

 

LondonTown.com - Essex Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Dalston Junction
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
19 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Essex Road on LondonTown.com

 
Food of Love

Steve Hatt 88 Essex Road, N1 8LU If you’re this side of town and want a fishy supper (for fishy, see tasting like fish should do as...

 
 
Food of Love

Steve Hatt 88 Essex Road, N1 8LU If you're this side of town and want a fishy supper (for fishy, see tasting like fish should do as...

 
 
New Year Club Nights

Platform 12 NYE The Key, King's Cross Freight Yard, N1 9AA 31st December 2006 Thank the lord! The Key have given over the club to Platform 12, possibly the most...

 
 
London Calendar 2015

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2015. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
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    Hilton London Islington Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  35% off
    53 Upper Street, N1 | 16 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £130  31% off
    151-157 City Road, EC1V | 22 minutes from Essex Road
    M by Montcalm Shoreditch London Tech City is more than just a luxury hotel, it is a symbol of the pioneering spirit of London. Located near ... More
     
     
     
    DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  26% off
    60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 22 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Events near Essex Road

    Near Essex Road
    Today Only
    Jim Adkins
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 5th September 2015 - 7pm
    Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 10 minutes from Essex Road
    Acoustic songs from the guitarist and frontman of Jimmy Eat World....More
     
     
     
    Today Only
    Beak
    London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 5th September 2015 - 8pm-2am
    Relentless Garage, 22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 12 minutes from Essex Road
    The band plays indie pop/rock....More
     
     
     
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    Star Shaped
    London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 5th September 2015 - 10.30pm-4am
    Relentless Garage, 22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 12 minutes from Essex Road
    Resident DJs spin Britpop and 1990s rock/pop....More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Essex Road

    Near Essex Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Hen & Chickens Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Islington Assembly Hall
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
    The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Essex Road

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Essex Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 8 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Open School East
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    The Rose Lipman Building, 43 De Beauvoir Road, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Essex Road
    Open School East opens in September 2013. Open School East is an art school and communal space, commissioned and funded by the Barbican and Create London ... More
     
     
     
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    The Little Angel Theatre
    London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
    14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
    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 Essex Road

    The best shops and markets near Essex Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    A Furry World
    London > Shopping > Pet Care
    29a Sheperton Road, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Essex Road
    Despite their nauseating name, A Furry World offers a first-rate range of services for your pet. Advertised as a holistic pet care service where the emphasis ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Peanut Vendor
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 10 minutes from Essex Road
    The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Twentytwentyone
    London > Shopping > House and Garden
    274 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
    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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    Restaurants near Essex Road

    What are the best dining options near Essex Road London?
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Marquess Tavern
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    De La Panza
    London > Restaurants >
    105-107 Southgate Road, De Beauvoir Town, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Essex Road
    De La Panza started life as a market stall in six differents London locations, operating at markets at Regents Place, St. Katharine Docks, Brick Lane and ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Alma
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
    Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Essex Road

    Near Essex Road
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Connexions Careers Centre
    London > Education > Career Services
    27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 15 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Jenius Social
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 21 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    LSO St Luke's
    London > Education > Professional Training
    161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 25 minutes from Essex Road
    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 Essex Road

    Essex Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Dalston Lane, E8 | 15 minutes from Essex Road
    Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    London Fencing Club
    London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
    Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 24 minutes from Essex Road
    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
    Clissold Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Greenway Close, N4 | 24 minutes from Essex Road
    A pretty, local park, Clissold is more than worth a visit if you're in the north London area. Free from the crowds that often seep into ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Pubs near Essex Road

    The best pubs near London Essex Road.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Marquess Tavern
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 4 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Alma
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Essex Road
    Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Baring
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    55 Baring Street, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Essex Road
    ... More
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Nightlife near Essex Road

    Essex Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Pisco Embassy
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Hoxley & Porter
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Colebrookes
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 14 minutes from Essex Road
    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
     
     
     
    THE BEST

    Meeting venue hire near Essex Road

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Essex Road.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Union Chapel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 10 minutes from Essex Road
    ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Little Angel Theatre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 11 minutes from Essex Road
    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 | 17 minutes from Essex Road
    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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    Jim Adkins
    Concerts | On 5th September 2015 

    Union Chapel 10 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Acoustic songs from the guitarist and frontman of Jimmy Eat World....More

    Star Shaped
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 5th September 2015 

    Relentless Garage 12 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Resident DJs spin Britpop and 1990s rock/pop....More

    Beak
    Concerts | On 5th September 2015 

    Relentless Garage 12 minutes walk from Essex Road

    The band plays indie pop/rock....More

    Saturday At The Old Queen's Head
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th September 2015 

    The Old Queen's Head 13 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Guests and residents supply hip-hop, house, disco and party classics....More

    Cured Pink
    Concerts | On 5th September 2015 

    Cafe OTO 14 minutes walk from Essex Road

    The band plays hallucinatory psych-out rock....More

    Street Feast London
    Street Feast London
    Foodie Events | Until 25th September 2015 

    Dalston Yard 15 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Running from 1st May until 26th September, Street Feast's gastronomic event will provide Londoners with five months of feasts every ...More

     
    Fono's Summer Boat And Night Party
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 5th September 2015 

    The Nest 17 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Fono and his cohort Lxury provide drum'n'bass vibes....More

    Club De Fromage
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th September 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 18 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Residents and guests supply pop and party classics....More

    Old School Indie
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th September 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 18 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Residents and guests play indie....More

    Halfway To Nowhere
    Concerts | On 5th September 2015 

    O2 Academy Islington 18 minutes walk from Essex Road

    Four-piece alternative rock outfit from Cheltenham....More

     
     
     
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