This music venue and lounge bar in Islington plays host to a mix of riotous rock 'n' roll upstairs, while offering some downbeat decadence and bluesy class downstairs. Expect music from the usual and not-so-usual suspects in a unique and quirky setting.
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96-98 Pentonville RoadSt PancrasLondonN1 9JB
- +44 (0)20 7837 5387
Honestly, I've not had the food, as I only really come here for gigs. The drnks prices are about what you'd expect for this particular part of London (so quite expensive, haha).
The layout of the upstairs (where the gigs happen) is great, however. The stage is in the ideal location, so you have a good view no matter where you end up standing.
Worth a visit for the funny Winona Ryder posters...more
Gorgeous falafel! Unexpected, you say? I know! In this pub bedecked with antlers and guns, I found a delicious vegan falafel. The cider was good too, just the normal stuff, and the service was good as well. The layout is very strange, lots of floor space and few tables. Perhaps there would be dancing with a different dj. Fun place, I love their falafel and therefore I love The Lexington.more
After coming back quite often for gigs (Ja Ja Ja night!) I'm still perplex.
Blue Moon without orange slices... good selection of American whisky though.more
I came here on a Sunday lunchtime for pie tapas, which I'd bought through Yplan. An amazing idea, right? I pay £10, I get 3 hearty pies and a side of veg. However, it wasn't that straight forward...
When we arrived, we were the first ones there, and we had to wait for half an hour before we could order - fair enough - so we sat down and had a drink. The tables have that vaguely wiped down...more
In partnership with JaJaJa music, the Lexington is the home of Scandinavian club nights. This is my favourite thing to do in London as I have found so many amazing Scandi bands to feed my Scandimania from these gigs!
The venue itself, not amazing. The prices are reasonable. The stage area is a good space, with a basement gig type feel that I think adds to the atmosphere. I have witnessed...more