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9 Best bars in Islington, North London

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As one of London’s trendiest and most desirable neighbourhoods, Islington has a chic blend of bars and pubs catering to all kinds of crowds.

1. Laki Kane

A tropical paradise escape in the heart of the city, Laki Kane is London’s premier tropical cocktail bar and Thai restaurant. Whether it’s a romantic cocktail-making session or rum tasting for two, you will leave with a memorable experience.

2. Dirty Martini

Seriously the most glamorous place in London for bottomless martini brunch or after-work cocktails. Dirty Martini turns everyday events into fabulous celebrations.

3. Hoxley and Porter

An exotic escape located in Islington’s vibrant Upper Street, Hoxley and Porter is an adventure into the world of flavours from around the globe.

4. Humble Grape

With a collection of over 400 wines, imported directly from independent winemakers from around the world, the Humble Grape is the place to sample some of the rarest wines.

5. The Narrow Boat Pub

One of London’s secret gems, The Narrow Boat Pub is beautifully tucked away on Regents Canal. Perfectly hidden from the hustle and bustle of the city. This is the place to unwind and relax as you enjoy a great meal against a scenic backdrop.

6. Brewhouse and Kitchen

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Complete with a co-working space, Brewhouse and Kitchen is as perfect for family Sunday roast dinners as it is for remote workers.

7. The Albion

With its Instagrammable walled beer garden, The Albion is the ultimate place to relax, enjoy a great meal and forget the worries of modern life.

8. The Drapers Arms

The idyllic English neighbourhood pub with a quaint beer garden, The Drapers Arms serves up classic British pub food with a contemporary twist.

9. The Ladybird Bar

Enjoy incredible cocktails in one of Islington’s quirkiest bars. From the legendary whisky and rum cocktails to the classic Sauvignon Blanc, Happy Hour at The Ladybird Bar is an experience.