The Drapers Arms


The Drapers Arms is a stylish conversion of a traditional pub situated over two floors with a peaceful and secluded garden. Gastropub food is served as well as draught beers.


Typical meal price: From £25.00 (USD31.47) per diner

£25 and under

Venue Details & Map

The Drapers Arms

44 Barnsbury Street
N1 1ER
Public transport:
Caledonian Road and Barnsbury, National Railway

Yelp Reviews

3.5 out of 5 based on 28 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Drapers Arms

3.0 out of 5 8 May 2016
by Sammijo S.

Great local pub in Islington with some amazing food which constitutes fine dining restaurant quality. Great wines too. Check out their Sunday roast but make sure you book at any point when it comes to eating, or you will have to wait for a table or be disappointed. They have a garden as well for the Summer.more

5.0 out of 5 21 January 2016
by Daniel F.

Love these place. I have been many times. You can see it's a locals place but people in the know so search this out. It often hosts culinary events from the London food scene but I was lucky to test out the 4th July BBQ in the back garden which was great. They even bought over imported American beers.

The roasts are great too. One time the manager showed some real class by comping our whole...more

5.0 out of 5 30 October 2015
by Shaun D.

This is such a nice pub and the only downside is I wished it was closer to my house. Been a few times but the best was this July 4th. They held a American style BBQ. Amazing food, lots of it, all served up in their beer garden at the back. They even put on a special selection of American Beers for the day. I've also been for their Sunday Roast and that's also amazing. Give it a go if you're...more

1.0 out of 5 20 September 2015
by Sara P.

Seriously rude staff, awful place. They were genuinely rude, and absolutely horrendous at taking orders. Your job is to serve customers not stand around in a haze of the high you acquired the night before. Never again.more

5.0 out of 5 27 June 2014
by Nique F.

If you want the charm of a historic English pub, with some modern flourishes like a gourmet/healthy menu, and fresh air seating options, Drapers Arms is a total score!

Lots of space inside for a cozy meet-up, or a group dinner. Our group of 8 sat at the hefty communal table, which we called to reserve. Unfortunately, they don't take reservations for the back patio; it's first-come...more

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