Upper Street  

 
 
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Upper Street, Islington, N1
 
 

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

The nearest station to Upper Street is Highbury and Islington Railway Station which is about 5 minutes to the North West.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Angel Tube Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Canonbury Overground Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

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

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  25% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 9 minutes from Upper Street
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 £69  27% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 15 minutes from Upper Street
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 £59  31% off
Central Street, EC1V | 21 minutes from Upper Street
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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Events near Upper Street

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An Evening With Neil Gaiman & Audrey Niffenegger
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 31st May 2016 - 7pm
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Neil Gaiman celebrates the publication of his latest book....More
 
 
 
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Awakening The Real You: Dance Workshops
London > Events > Sporting Events  Dates: 5th, 12th and 19th June 2016 - 2pm-4pm
Union Chapel, Compton Terrace, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
Learn hip hop dance, contemporary dance, afro-house dance and animation dance....More
 
 
 
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Ongoing
We're Going On A Bear Hunt: Little Angel Theatre (Ages 2-7)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th April - 26th June 2016
Little Angel Theatre, 14 Dagmar Passage, N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
The lovely Little Angel Theatre presents an endearing adaptation of Michael Rosen's popular children's book. For anyone with children under the age of seven, this puppetry ...More
 
 
 
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Islington Assembly Hall
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
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
Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Upper Street
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ... More
 
 
 
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Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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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Sights and Attractions near Upper Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Upper Street
Angel Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Islington Museum, Islington Town Hall, Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
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 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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 Upper Street

The best shops and markets near Upper Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
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 | On Upper Street
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 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
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 Upper Street

What are the best dining options near Upper Street London?
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Gem
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
265 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
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Ziloufs
London > Restaurants > Pan-Asian restaurants
270 Upper Street, N12UQ | On Upper Street
Pan-Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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The Fish & Chip Shop
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
189 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
Since opening in June 2013, The Fish & Chip Shop in Islington has been giving diners an upmarket, quality fish 'n chippie. Owned by former CEO ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Upper Street

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Islington Student Support Section
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Islington Education Service, Laycock Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
Student support ... More
 
 
 
Centre for Homeopathic Education
London > Education > Medical Schools
First Floor, 243 Upper Street, N1 | 4 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
William Tyndale School
London > Education >
Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Upper Street
Islington primary school.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Upper Street

Upper Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Islington Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
142 B Upper Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
Islington Float Tank
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
239 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Upper Street
Floatation Therapy ... More
 
 
 
Yoga Base
London > Leisure > Fitness
255 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
Yoga ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Upper Street

The best pubs near London Upper Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Barnsbury Freehouse and Dining Room
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
209-211 Liverpool Road, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 7 minutes from Upper Street
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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Nightlife near Upper Street

Upper Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Albert & Pearl
London > Nightlife >
181 Upper Street, N1 | On Upper Street
Albert and Pearl is Angel's alternative after party venue. The venue boasts a number of attributes that allows it to stand out from the other Islington ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
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 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
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 Upper Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Upper Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
Estorick Collection
London > Business > Venue Hire
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 3 minutes from Upper Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Upper Street
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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Walter De Maria
Exhibitions | Until 30th July 2016 

Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street 24 minutes walk from Upper Street

Drawings and sculptures by the late artist, known for his minimal works with raw materials....More

The Railway Children
The Railway Children
Theatre | Until 30th October 2016 

King's Cross Railway Station 25 minutes walk from Upper Street

Mike Kenny's Olivier Award-winning adaptation of The Railway Children, staged at Waterloo three years ago, is now at King's Cross ...More

 
Crystal Pite & Jonathon Young: Betroffenheit
Dance | Until 1st June 2016 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from Upper Street

This hybrid production of dance and theatre, choreographed by Crystal Pite features the themes of loss, trauma, addiction and recovery....More

Daniel Romano
Concerts | On 31st May 2016 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from Upper Street

The singer-songwriter from Welland, Canada, brings his contemporary country style to the UK. With support from Kacy & Clayton....More

Odd Shaped Balls
Theatre | Until 25th June 2016 

The Old Red Lion Theatre 1.49 miles from Upper Street

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Sculpture in the Garden
Exhibitions | Until 9th July 2016 

Pangolin London 1.5 miles from Upper Street

The gallery space is transformed into a formal garden, including trees and water features....More

A New Childhood: Picture Books From Soviet Russia
Exhibitions | Until 11th September 2016 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Upper Street

With their perfect synthesis of typography, design and illustration, Soviet children's books in the 1920s and 1930s revolutionised the picture ...More

Shojo Manga: The World of Japanese Girls' Comics
Exhibitions | Until 12th June 2016 

House of Illustration 1.65 miles from Upper Street

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Kakkmaddafakka
Concerts | On 31st May 2016 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from Upper Street

The indie-rock outfit from Bergen, Norway, performs in support of its fourth album, KMF....More

Magical Surfaces: The Uncanny In Contemporary Photography
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2016 

Parasol Unit 1.73 miles from Upper Street

This exhibition explores the uncanny in the photographic works of seven contemporary artists from two generations. Artists include: Sonja Braas, ...More

 
 
 
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