The Old Queen's Head is a traditional pub with a friendly atmosphere. A key venue on the live music scene, it also hosts a range of quiz nights, DJs and comedy acts. In residence in the kitchen are burger specialists Pyschic Burger.
This content has been supplied by The Old Queen's Head
Events at The Old Queen's Head
Venue Details & Map
The Old Queen's Head
44 Essex RoadIslingtonLondonN1 8LN
- +44 (0)20 7354 9993
- Public transport:
- Essex Road, National Railway
I love this place! Have had many a birthday here and they are always very accommodating. The booths are perfect for smallish gatherings of friends and the music is always on point! They do a great Porn Star Martini as well!
The pub quiz on Tuesday evening is not to be missed either!more
This was my 3rd visit to The Old Queens Head but my first for a DJ night so I'll have to do a bit of half and half.
Firstly, as a pub I really like this place. Located just off Upper St it's in a really good location and they've got a decent selection of drinks. Sunday roast is pretty special but they have a no booking policy so you've just got to take a chance and hang about.
Sadly as a...more
Cool spot with garden outside - inside is nice and warm - drinks are reasonably priced and all is wellmore
Hmmm so perhaps earlier in the night for a place to meet before heading elsewhere but as a music venue unfortunately I have to say the olds queens head did not meet expectation. Cash only bar, crowded, pushy and very very hot! Went to a disco/house night and it was just too busy to enjoy the music. Being pushed, bumped and spilt on does not appeal - I would not pay for the lack of pleasure again.more
Made sure to check out this bar after driving passed it since it appeared to be a great place to have a drink or two. Surely enough, the pub was packed with locals and tourist alike. Turned out it was karaoke night which explains why people were pretty rowdy as we walked inside the establishment.
Not wanting to take part in the ruckus, we grabbed a pint of brew and went straight to a garden...more