Knowhere Special


The important thing here is not to be fooled by the name. Sure, the folks at Knowhere Special might well prefer to remain off the radar, but stride past 296 Kentish Town Road at your own misfortune. Full to the brim with knick-knack and all sorts of quirky oddities, Knowhere Special is, quite simply, a beautiful building filled with beautiful things.

Housing high spirits and hard liquor in their understated basement space, friendly bar staff invite you to settle yourself with delicious drinks and nibbles. Cocktails are varied and interesting, with concoctions like the "Get Me A Bourbon, I'm Hungry" and the "Grown Your Own Martini" as quirky as their names suggest.

Cosy and quirky in the extreme; Knowhere Special is a wonderfully unique space that's sure to leave a mark on whoever walks through its doors. A fantastic addition to the area's already riveting nightlife, the venue is a great bohemian speakeasy that's sure to catch on.


  • Happily Affordable ££
  • No Door Charge
  • None


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Knowhere Special, The Basement, 296 Kentish Town Road, NW5 2TG


Kentish Town

Nearest Station

Kentish Town (Tube)

Private Hire

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