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
Wonderfully snooty/hipster gastro pub in the heart of Islington. I don't venture here for the food or the drink, to tell you the truth, it just so happens that a lot of gigs I attend happen to be put on here, so I spend most of my time in the upstairs portion of the venue.
The upstairs bar is decked out in the most depressing 70s strip club/prom night decor I've ever seen - I'm talking disco...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
If you're a homesick American boozehound, this is THE place to get your drink on, with a fantastic selection of bourbons and rye whiskies, as well as good American craft beer on tap and in the bottle.
The food was really great as well. My husband's burger was tasty and on a brioche bun, with a big pickle, and I had a pastrami sandwich that really fit the bill. Not sure what it's like as a...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