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45 Essex RoadIslingtonLondonN1 2SF
- +44 (0)20 7688 2882
Barrio North is a cool place to hang out. Near to Angel underground and Essex Road train station it's a short walk down Essex Road. A long narrow place with a long bar space and a caravan at the rear of the bar big groups can reserve. The staff are really friendly, always smiling and hard working. The smiling part doesn't include the bouncers who make a point of looking 'ard, scary and...more
I'm a big fan of the barrio chain! Usually hit up the shoreditch one, but last night we went for our local and damnnnn was it good! There's plenty of space for dancing, the staff are super friendly, even letting me dance in a sombrero and the tunes are banging! For me, anyone that plays 50 cent is winning for me!
I love the caravan at the top, we didn't get to sit in it, but next time I'm...more
This place is just about everything I need after a busy week on a Friday night.
Great atmosphere - check.
It's hip and funky, but not overdone. The colorful scheme, comfortable couches tucked away in little hippie 'caravans' and the fun, but not intrusive music altogether made me feel as if I had been transported from a bleak London afternoon into a lovely bar by the beach.
Great drinks -...more
A quirky and funky place to get an unusual cocktail! The staff are always friendly and keen to impress with their fancy cocktail making moves. Make sure you get to any of the Barrios early as they can become choc-o-bloc with cocktail lovers. Once you get to the bar you will not be dissappointed with the wonders they produce. Think chilli powder in a drink is weird? Or alcohol served with a...more
Ah so much potential, so much fail.
My friend and I came here for al fresco drinks at happy hour and really ended up regretting that decision. The one large table outside is so grotty and dirty that it isn't exactly a pleasant chill out space. It was happy hour so we got a couple of cocktails for £4.50. Watered down, overly sugared caiprinihas.
We made the very rooky mistake of ordering bar...more