Islington Pubs are some of the finest in the capital. From quality food to well-kept pints of real ale, you can find it at Islington pubs. Whether you're a local resident or planning a night out in the area, check out our recommended Islington pubs below.
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The Albion is a sumptuous Georgian style public house and restaurant in Islington. It offers traditional English food and a wide selection of beverages. It comes complete with large Georgian-style garden out the back for alfresco dining and drinking.
10 Thornhill Road, Barnsbury, London, N1 1HW
(020) 7607 7450
Tucked behind Upper Street is this pleasing gastro pub with a buzzing atmosphere throughout the week.
57 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N1 0RJ
(020) 7278 8433
The Canonbury in Islington offers a varied menu of simply prepared food and a wide selection of drinks including British and Continental beers. The large garden allows you to enjoy alfresco drinking and dining during good weather.
21 Canonbury Place, Islington, London, N1 2NS
(020) 7704 2887
Found between Barnsbury and Newington Green, this Islington pub lives up to its name with a delightful wine list that serves the neighbourhood well.
125 Newington Green Road, Newington Green, London, N1 4RA
(020) 7684 2447
The Charles Lamb is a traditional and friendly local pub. It offers a good selection of real ales, lagers and spirits. Its expanding wine list has a good representation of new and old world wines. A food menu of traditional British and French cuisine is also served.
16 Elia Street, Islington, London, N1 8DE
(020) 7837 5040
The beers at Craft Beer Co's Islington site are as good as ever, and the atmosphere at this pub is possibly the best yet from this clever pub group.
55 White Lion Street, Islington, London, N1 9PP
020 7278 0318
The Drapers Arms is a relaxed gastro pub serving a daily changing menu of classic British cuisine using fresh seasonal produce.
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London, N1 1ER
(020) 7619 0348
This upmarket pub on Liverpool Road is civilised to the core and you'll find punters of a slightly older age relaxing and indulging throughout the week.
441 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N7 8PR
(020) 7609 7104
The Hanbury Arms has a laid-back atmosphere much like its popular sister pubs The Lauriston and The Regent. They offer a menu of freshly prepared stone baked pizzas and a wide choice of drinks including wine, cider, draught lagers, fruit beers and organic ales.
33 Linton Street, Islington, London, N1 7DU
(020) 7288 2222
Traditional old pub serving home-cooked lunches and excellent Thai Food in the evening. Live music sessions Fri, Sat, Sun and Monday with a very well received quiz every Thursday.
158 Hemingford Road, Islington, London, N1 1DF
(020) 7607 3303
The Hope and Anchor is a proper rockers pub, with guitars adourning the walls and past gigs including Madness, this live music venue has never been so popular.
207 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1RL
(020) 7354 1312
Head down Essex Road for some craft beers and comfort in this cheerful homage to humble hops.
382 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 3PF
(020) 7226 2277
The Lord Clyde is a pub that is led by its quality British food. They serve an eclectic mix of dishes made from carefully sourced ingredients that are freshly prepared on the premises.
340-342 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 3PB
(020) 7288 9850
The Marquess is located in one of London's most elegant and historic residential areas and has a straightforward concept. The owners have created a public house, the classic institution the way they used to be. They have been inspired by a time in England's past, devoid of pretension and marked by quality and simplicity.
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, London, N1 2TB
(020) 3437 0630
This family-friendly pub by Regent's Canal is a perfect spot after a Sunday walk and ideal in the summer thanks to its canal-side terrace.
119 St Peter Street, Islington, London, N1 8PZ
(020) 7400 6003
The New Rose has been casually thrown together to resemble a blue-collar saloon in Anytown, America. It attracts a mixed crowd and offers a fabulously quirky music policy.
84-86 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LU
(020) 7226 1082
The Old Queens Head offers a spectacular setting with its bespoke chandeliers and its 16th Century fireplaces. The Old Queens Head is also a live performance venue with regular DJ nights, perfect for dancing the night away in the upstairs club area.
44 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LN
(020) 7354 9993
This beautiful gastro pub on Liverpool Road does a great trade in meat and seafood dishes that are bound to impress.
80 Liverpool Road, Islington, London, N1 0QD
(020) 7226 8304
The charming Rosemary Branch is a popular destination for everyone from trendy arty types to Sunday lunching families and well behaved dogs and their owners. The award winning Victorian theatre upstairs has an all year round programme of drama and music.
2 Shepperton Road, London, N1 3DT
(020) 7704 2730
The Talbot is a friendly local pub in between Dalston and Islington, attracting local residents as well as visitors to the area. They serve pub style food and a range of drinks, including real ales and cocktails.
109 Mortimer Road, Islington, London, N1 4JY
(020) 7241 2995
The Vineyard is a gastro style pub filled with sofas and booths and also offers a large beer garden complete with barbecue. The venue is ideal for birthdays, weddings and summer parties.
179 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 1RG
(020) 7226 6276
Wenlock and Essex is a stylish gastro pub brought to you by the Barworks chain. Wenlock and Essex offers a menu of British dishes prepared by head chef Will Pugh, dishes may include venison pie, haddock fish cakes and traditional Sunday roasts.
Suncourt House, 18-26 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 8LN
(020) 7704 0871