The Four Sisters


The Four Sisters Bar is a dark and inviting Victorian neighbourhood drinking den located on Canonbury Lane, a short stroll from Highbury & Islington station and nestled nicely between Angel and Islington. The interior is made up of dark wooden panelling and Chesterfield sofas, bringing a slice of the Dickensian to Islington; it retains much of its historic charm, having been the watering hole of Islington native Charlie Chaplin and novelist George Orwell in past incarnations.

The Four Sisters Bar has been a constant in the local areas cocktail scene for nearly ten years, appealing to those who want a drink unlike any they've had before, a mouth watering Old Fashioned or a crisp Martini.  Having had input from consultant's from some of London's top bars, The Four Sisters Bar is the perfect place for a relaxed cocktail, organic wine or cold beer.

Cocktail bars in Islington never fail to attract a cool crowd and this venue is unpretentious in its grittiness and down to earth aesthetic, but always promises to deliver on quality.

Now open seven days a week, don't hesitate to inquire about bookings or simply stop in and see if you can grab a table.


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • London - Just Party
  • Wheelchair Access
  • No Door Charge


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 17:00 23:00
Tuesday 17:00 23:00
Wednesday 17:00 23:00
Thursday 17:00 23:00
Friday 17:00 1:00
Saturday 17:00 1:00
Sunday 14:00 23:00



The Four Sisters, 25, Canonbury Lane, N1 2AS



Nearest Station

Highbury & Islington station (Rail)


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves Bar Snacks, Burgers and Small Plates food.

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The Four Sisters Islington - Cocktail Bar Review

The Four Sisters Islington - Cocktail Bar Review

Not far from Highbury & Islington station on a road leading away from Upper Street is The Four Sisters, a intimate, sexy cocktail bar perfect for date nights, casual drinks and sophisticated imbibing.  The Venue The lighting is low, it’s mostly candles and strategically placed up-lighting…