Venue Details & Map
The Alwyne Castle
83 St. Pauls RoadCanonburyLondonN1 2LY
- +44 (0)20 7359 7351
- Public transport:
- Highbury & Islington, Underground
On New Years Day after Dog eat Dog, we all fancied desserts and thought it wouldn't be too difficult to find in Islington, How wrong we were!!!
We went up and down upper street and the places were either closed for the day or we didn't like the look of their dessert menu, someone remembered this pub, so we came here and it was lovely.
The atmosphere was nice, we luckily managed to get the...more
So the NYE recovery crew continued our food journey on the hunt for the perfect cheese cake. I don't even like cheesecake but someone in our crew REALLY liked it so cheesecake it was. We ended up at The Alwyne Castle, a place which used to be my favourite place for Sunday roast until their food took a turn for the worst. I hadn't been there for years.
Anyhoo, The Alwyne Castle is a huge...more
Ah maaaan! So it's New Year's Day and I was with a bunch of lovely Yelp friends looking for dessert in Islington! Easy, right?!! Oh how wrong you would be. We walked the length of Upper Street with no luck for a place either open or serving cheesecake! After debating whether to give up, we took a gamble and walked over to this lovely looking pub, which is been eying up since I moved to the...more
So we seemed to have ended up on a lunch crawl on New Year's Day and after walking the whole length of Upper Street without finding a dessert place open, or anywhere having any decent desserts, especially cheescake (and I don't even like cheesecake!) we ended up here on St Paul's Road, passed Highbury and Islington, with its open fire and restaurant ambiance, not a pub feel at all.