Big Red


Head to Big Red for live rock music.

This content has been supplied by Big Red

Venue Details & Map

Big Red

385 Holloway Road
N7 0RY
+44 (0)20 7609 6662
Public transport:
Holloway Road, Underground
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app
Yelp Reviews

4 out of 5 based on 37 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Big Red

3.0 out of 5 30 May 2015
by Nyla K.

Hard rock, heavy metal, thrash metal... Whatever you want to call it. There was also some 80s too was being played all night.

The decor in the bar suited the type of music... And so did its patrons. The barmaid was kind of a jerk... I ordered four shots to begin with and then four beers after she brought the shots and she yelled at me saying she needs the orders up front first. But the...more

4.0 out of 5 22 May 2015
by Rosie S.

I night out in Holloway tends to end here for a few games of pool.

Good atmosphere that is actually a breath of fresh air compared to all the many pretentious bars in London.

Drink prices are variable but generally reasonable.

Not the cleanest toilets, or the friendliest staff, but I'd say thats all part of the experience!more

5.0 out of 5 25 April 2015
by Christopher K.

The best bar in North London.

Absolutely awesome!

So many great nights spent in this bar. Beer is reasonably priced staff are always fun. The food is good, wings, burgers, nachos and ribs.

The fact they got 4 pool tables is great hours of playing pool drinking beers ant go wrong.

They often have live bands playing now too and they do not disappoint in particular the KISS cover band are...more

4.0 out of 5 26 August 2014
by Nick P.

The Juke box is well stacked with Hard Rock classics and the gigs on weekends are generally of good quality.

Staff is good and so is the service. There are few pool tables, table football and other pub game machines. You'll always find someone to play pool with on case you end up going to the pub alone.

Grubs are of good quantity and are available until 2300 (I guess) in case you missed...more

4.0 out of 5 25 February 2014
by Cristin L.

After landing in London for the weekend our first night on the town was here, the favourite rock bar of folk we were here to see.

It's a nice bar. Average selection of beer though, it would have been nice to see some craft beers on offer. So I plonked for Aspells on draught. Not a bad cider to be fair.

Great food here also, which was a bit surprising, but very welcome. I had the beef chilli...more

Look for similar items by category

Is Big Red your business?

Find out how you can update and improve this listing.