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344 Upper Street, London N1 0PD
Wedged between two inconsequential outlets, Tom Oldroyd’s first solo venture after leaving Polpo is tiny and easily missed on chain-heavy Upper Street....
9 Chapel Market, London N1 9EZ
An entire cooking style in Japan, developed over thousands of years, is based on the hot stone – where dishes arrive sizzling, here on square, super-heated...
2 Chapel Market, London N1 9EZ
This relaxed Islington restaurant offers a strong selection of stomach-warming Vietnamese fare. Suited to those on-the-go thanks to a dining counter, the...
106 Islington High Street, Camden Passage, London N1 8EG
“One of my all-time favourites for over 25 years now!” enthuses a dedicated follower of Frederick’s – an Islington “classic” with more than four decades...
9 Islington Green, London N1 2XH
The latest restaurant from Jeremy King and Chris Corbin, the uber-restaurateurs who count The Wolseley, The Delaunay and Brasserie Zédel among their ranks,...
18-26 Essex Road, London N1 8LN
Islington’s party crowd loves this cavernous circus of a venue. A multitude of bulbs twinkle down from the ornate red & gold ceiling on to Chesterfield...
30 Almeida Street, London N1 1AD
D&D London (Quaglino’s, German Gymnasium, Angler etc.) is capitalising on its star signing of Francesco Mazzei by persuading the Islington local to re-fashion...
144-145 Upper Street, London N1 1QY
After 11 years at Mahiki, tiki comes easy to Georgi Radev, co-owner of this tropical fantasy. Laki Kane is garishly done up in junk-loads of crazy kitsch,...
2-4 Wharfdale Road, London N1 9RY
Ostensibly a members’ club – but open to all – The Driver is a genuine all-rounder aimed at the King’s Cross media crowd & local trendies. The huge...
Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9AG
At the back of Kings Place, Rotunda’s large canal-side terrace is a serene contrast to the bustling of offices above it. Vibrant blue banquettes frame...
3 Varnishers Yard, The Regent Quarter, London N1 9FD
Across the courtyard from its larger sibling Camino, this boxy bodega is so persuasively styled, you’d
swear you’d landed in Cádiz not King’s Cross....
2 Varnishers Yard, London N1 9AW
With sherry bar Pepito next door, this similarly diminutive hangout is further reason to visit redeveloped Varnishers Yard. VOC is short for Vereenigde...
3 Varnishers Yard, Regent Quarter, London N1 9FD
The life and soul of España oozes from every pore of this reliable mini-chain, which promises genuine vibes, gutsy food and authentic drinks. Camino...
116 Cloudesley Road, London N1 0EB
Just off N1’s main drag lies this cute, friendly corner boozer for locals – which in 21st-century Islington means Guardian journalists, authors, TV...
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 OEB
The Crown is set on a quiet residential street in Islington, and has been a favourite with the locals for over 100 years. A relaxed Victorian pub with...