Barrio North offers a selection of cocktails, live music, DJs and Latino food, which is also available to takeaway. There is wheelchair access, but no disabled toilets.
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45 Essex Road, Islington, London, N1 2SF
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+44 (0)20 7688 2882
This bar isn't nearly as cool as it thinks it is. Disinterested staff (um, can you stop flirting with each other and take my order? Why are there four of you back there anyway when there's four people in the entire bar?) that tried real hard to give that vibe that you're really interrupting their standing around time by having the gall to want a cocktail.
An attempt at kitschy retro décor...more
i mean, its a kindda quirky bar in Angel, filled with a mix of city types who are dressing down and letting their hair loose.
the staff are fabulous and the decor interesting (at least at the first glance... and then you realize that it just repeats itself over and over throughout the bar....) not a place i would go out of my way for, but wouldnt necessarily object to either.more
This bar with its Frida Kahlo pictures, and Mexican folk art makes me think it belongs along Smith Street in Brooklyn, NYC.
I'd walked by here probably a hundred times and never found an excuse to have a drink here, but when I did, it was happy hour. The happy hour menu is decent, and they do make a good mojito. However, they won me over on the regularly priced drinks on their extensive...more
nice spot on Essex road. Variety of Rum and Tequilla drinks available. DJ has been good the last couple of times I was there.more
Although I'm not as in love with this place as I am with it's sister location in Soho, this place is still pretty cool.
There are loads of comfy couches towards the back and smaller cafe tables in the front. The bar staff are really nice and the atmosphere is very chill.
It's also well worth signing up for their membership card. You get two for one deals from 5-8 on cocktails and beer....more