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Hoxley and Porter
153 Upper StreetIslingtonLondonN1 1RA
I really enjoyed my evening here. I arrived around 9 PM on a Saturday night and there were already a lot of people there. Thankfully, although there weren't any seats available, there was some room at the bar. I had a lethal cocktail and it was good but a lot stronger than I thought. The bar got more crowded during the two hours I spent there and was glad I hadn't arrived any later, as...more
Loved this place! We came for a hen party and the food was incredible (and very generous, you don't need chips with the pie - its enormous!!). The venue itself is such a nice deco design and we spent many hours trying out the cocktail list. Will definitely return.more
Check this place out!
So this a very random restaurant & bar on Upper St. It is run by people who I think really know how to have a session.... Hence the randomness. It's 4 stars because; the bar staff make excellent cocktails and the food is pretty damn good too with decent portion sizes.more
I would say that everything was lovely except the food. The decor, service, menu choice, ambience, etc was all wonderful. But the food was a huge let-down and we ended up complaining (which we wouldn't normally do!) as it was such a disappointment.
I would highly recommend for cocktails or a pre/ post dinner drink, but you should avoid the food, sadly!more
I usually hold off on reviewing a bar/restaurant until I've been there twice, to confirm if the place is consistently good. My experiences here brilliantly support this approach, as on the first visit I would have smacked a 4 star rating on it without question. Sadly on my second visit, it would have struggled for 2 stars. Here's why:
Visit 1: I will say the exterior and the decor inside is...more