The Lexington

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This music venue and lounge bar in Islington plays host to a mix of riotous rock 'n' roll upstairs, while offering some downbeat decadence and bluesy class downstairs. Expect music from the usual and not-so-usual suspects in a unique and quirky setting. Read More

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This music venue and lounge bar in Islington plays host to a mix of riotous rock 'n' roll upstairs, while offering some downbeat decadence and bluesy class downstairs. Expect music from the usual and not-so-usual suspects in a unique and quirky setting.

Venue Details & Map

The Lexington

Address
96-98 Pentonville Road
London
N1 9JB
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7837 5387

Yelp Reviews

7.00 out of 5
based on 55 reviews

Top 5 reviews of The Lexington

3.0 out of 5
01 February 2017
by Jason M.

Seems like a good place to go. Music is good and there are a few good craft brews on tap. The biggest issue we had was the drama going on behind that bar. It was like an episode of Melrose Place, if they were all bartenders. Girls mad, crying, rude to patrons. It was so unprofessional. I realized on this night what the term millennials actually means. Obviously this bar manager has an agenda... more

1.0 out of 5
17 July 2017
by James H.

I've had 2 bad experiences here twice have been harassed by a bouncer there and told that I need to be strip searched, not a pleasant experience. more

3.0 out of 5
08 December 2016
by Ray C.

The Lexington is an institution, I've been going there for pre-drinks ever since they put that Wynona Ryder poster up at the bar... Yes that long!

Good as a local meeting point with a couple of nice beers on tap and high ceiling. A nice bright invigorating pre party stop off!

Although it's only recently I ventured here for Sunday lunch.

The food is great, it's everything that you want a... more

4.0 out of 5
07 June 2016
by Elaine M.

Visited last night for a gig (Support: Denai Moore, Main Act: Moses Sumney. Sublime!) and was pleasantly surprised!

A very traditional British pub vibe when you first walk in but a cosy atmosphere (shabby chic decor but the authentic shabby and lots of room).

The gig venue is up a nice spiral staircase - more shabby chic styling on the walls and then an open space with comfortable room for... more

3.0 out of 5
20 March 2018
by Chantee F.

This was the Plan B for the evening, the first having too big of a queue when I reached the point of hangry.

The menu is an interesting mix of barbecue meets pub food. The decor is also a cross between Southern American steer heads and elegant wallpaper and a chandelier. I'm not sure if it's trying to be casual or classy.

There is a decent selection of American beers and a few cocktails and... more

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