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Hoxley and Porter
153 Upper StreetIslingtonLondonN1 1RA
- Public transport:
- Essex Road, National Railway
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
I came here randomly for brunch a few weeks ago when the research I had "done" to find a good place for a Sunday afternoon turned out to have been sh1te! Ie Friend wanted food, I took her to...I cant even describe what that place was!!
Anyway, Hoxley & Porter, or H&P as I like to call it (Ive only called it that once mind you), was pretty much empty when we arrived but got a little busier...more