.
2 August 2014
(menu)

The Macbeth

70 Hoxton Street, London N1 6LP

Pubs Islington, Barnsbury
Be the first to rate this restaurant Write Your Review
  • Wine: £14.00
  • Champagne: £45.00
  • Opening Hours: Mon-Sun 12N-1am (Fri-Sun -2am)

Square Meal Review of The Macbeth ?

Grungey, gloomy & with a great sound system, this big old tumbledown hostelry sees just as much drama as the bard ever imagined for his tragic hero. The Macbeth is located on Hoxton’s dog-eared edges & is right next door to the Hackney Community College. Young musos gravitate here to catch nightly live acts, & old boozers prop up the bar. The management is serious about supporting new music, & names such as Florence & the Machine, Franz Ferdinand & Paloma Faith have all graced the ramshackle stage. There’s no food, & the drinks wouldn’t win any awards, but nobody seems to care. Punters crane their necks to see the band, or shuffle upstairs through the trippy black & white ‘gallery bar’ (decorated by a local street artist), to the loungey smokers’ roof terrace.

Click here to read our diners’ reviews, or write your own
 
 

Got a blog?

Add your blog review of The Macbeth to Square Meal

Win fab prizes • Attract traffic to your blog • Add prestige to your blog Find out how

    Location of The Macbeth

    Diners at The Macbeth also recommend...

    The Macbeth is included in the following Square Meal Selections


    Please do not change this field Please do not change this field Please do not change this field