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The King's Head Theatre
115 Upper Street
- +44 (0)20 7226 0364
A great little theatre style pub in Islington London.The small theatre is at the back of the pub which show fringe style shows. We went to see Margaret Thatcher Queen of the Game Shows which was fun. shows start around 9pm and seats are in the style of bench seats. It does get quite warm in there though! A fun night out for sure!more
A small to medium sized pub, which is also a fabulous theatre.
I haven't eaten there, so can't comment (though a friend was disappointed with the cold scotch egg she received). They have a nice selection of beers and wine, along with very friendly and quick bartenders. I'd definitely come back to drink and to try out the many options on offer for food.
I went for a theatre show and it...more
I could not rave about the King's Head pub and theatre more!
An intimate pub just past the high street, with a theatre to boot, the King's Head ticks all the boxes.
I ordered the pepper, pesto and ricotta doorstep sandwich. The revelers at the table next to me stopped what they were doing to discuss it in not-so-hushed whispers. Awkwardness of them watching me eat aside, the sandwich changed...more
What a gem of a place in the middle of Upper Street, Islington. A really nice pub with a theatre at the back. The theatre is independent to the Young's pub we were told by the Bookings Manager who introduced the theatre and the show, Hello Norma Jeane, an interesting concept and story regarding the equally interesting life of Marilyn Monroe and a grandmother who claims to be her, written by...more
Disclaimer first: I am yet to make it to one of the plays at the theatre itself.
The King's Head is a favourite though for meeting friends for a relaxed catch up after work. Mind you, the experience can be rather varied - ranging from near-deserted to crammed to the rafters with large groups. Sometimes the crowds clear once the play starts, sometimes they grow to an appreciative audience...more